Dr. C. Thiagarajan is a Professor in the Institute of Automobile Engineering. He has completed his doctorate in the field of Manufacturing Engineering in MIT Campus, Anna University, Chennai, India. He has had more than 25 years of experience in Teaching and Industry. His academic and research interests include Manufacturing engineering and Composites machining. He has received three awards in academics and has more than 35 publications to his credit. Under his guidance two research scholars got awarded Ph.D. degree.