Dr. R. Thilak Kumar

Dr.R.THILAK KUMAR has qualified with PhD in Physics. He has been in the teaching field for more than 35 years. Undergraduate physics for 28 years and Post graduate Physics for 8 years. Currently He is working as an Assistant Professor in Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore and previously he worked for St.Joseph’s College, Cuddalore He has Supervised 27 M.Phil candidates & 15 M.Sc projects and he is supervising 4 Ph.D candidates and awarded 4. He is specialized in the field of SPECTROSCOPY& MATERIAL SCIENCE. He has published 17 International/National Journals. He is also acting as a Academic Council Member-Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore , UG Physics Board of Studies-Chairman, Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore , Board of Studies Member-St.Jospeh’s College of Arts & Science, Cuddalore, Board of Studies Member- KanchiMamunivar Centre for Post Graduate Studies,Puducherry, Coordinaor-citizen consumer club, Periyar Arts College, TREASURER – TNGCTA -2015-2017, Joint Auction Committee Member –Cuddalore Zone. He also has been awarded ISPA Dr.S.Gunasekaran Award for Sustained Research Work on 12-08-2013. He was a Judge for various scientific events. He chaired the technical session of Conferences/Seminars and was the resource person for the Higher Secondary Teachers in Content Enrichment Programme. Also he was the invited speaker for Physics Association Programmes organized by different colleges.Recently Rs.3.65 Lakhs has been sanctioned for UGC Minor Research Project. Also he received the first prize for the best citizen consumer club by Mr.S. Suresh Kumar, District Collector, Cuddalore.