Publications

Publications


  1. Srivalli, H. and R. Nagarajan, “Mehanistic study of ultrasound-assisted solvent leaching of sodium and potassium from an Indian coal: I- Continuous mode, and II- Pulsed mode”, submitted to Chemical Engineering Communications, Aug 2017
  2. Ernest, Nirmala, M. J. and R. Nagarajan, “Synthesis of nanoparticles-Why only white and not yellow”, Editorial, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: Open Access, Jun 2017
  3. Nirmala, M. J. and Nagarajan, “Recent research trends in fabrication and applications of plant essential oil-based nanoemulsions”, J. Nanomed Nanotechnol, Vol. 8, Issue 2, 1000434, 2017
  4. Ernest, M. J. Nirmala and R. Nagarajan, “Bio-functionalized nanoparticles—A boon for nano-drug therapy”, Editorial, J. Nanomed Nanotechnol., Vol. 8, Issue 2, 1000e147, 2017
  5. Nirmala and Nagarajan, R., “Spices as potent microbial agents”, Editorial, J. Nanomed Nanotechnol, 7:5 DOI: 10.4172/2157-7439.1000e144, 2016
  6. J. Nirmala and Nagarajan, R., “Microemulsions as potent drug delivery systems”, Editorial, J. Nanomed Nanotechnol, Vol. 7, Issue 3, 1000e139, 2016
  7. J. Nirmala and R. Nagarajan, “Nanoemulsions in cancer therapeutics”, Editorial, J. Nanomed Nanotechnol., Vol. 7, Issue 2, 1000e137, 2016
  8. Vedaraman, K.V. Sandhya, N.R.B.Charukesh, K.Haribabu, M.R. Sridhar and R. Nagarajan, "Ultrasonic Extraction of Natural Dye from Rubia Cordifolia, Optimization Using Response Surface Methodology (RSM) &Comparison with Artificial Neural Network (ANN) Modeland Its Dyeing Properties on Different Substrates", Chem. Eng. Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 114, pp. 46-54, 2017
  9. Kumari, D. Kumar, A. Mathur, A. Naseer, R.R. Kumar, P.T. Chandrasekaran, G. Chaudhuri, M. Pulimi, A.M. Raichur, S. Babu, N. Chandrasekaran, R. Nagarajanand A. Mukherjee, “Cytotoxicity of TiO2 nanoparticles towards freshwater sediment microorganisms at low exposure concentrations”, Environmental Research, Vol. 135, Nov 2014, pp. 333-345; selected for World Biomedical Frontiers, ISSN 2328-0166, 2016
  10. Mukherjee, J. Kumari, N.  Chandrasekaran and R Nagarajan, “Individual, Co-transport and Deposition of TiO2 and ZnO Nanoparticles over Quartz Sand coated with Consortium Biofilm”, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Volume 4, Issue 4, Part A, December 2016, pp. 3954–3960
  11. “Ultrasound-assisted solvent leaching of alkali metals from an Indian coal: I- Continuous mode”, Srivalli, H and R Nagarajan, submitted to Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, Oct 2016
  12. Balakrishnan, S., Midhun Reddy V., Nilesh Vasa, and R. Nagarajan, “Suitability of laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy in screening potential additives to mitigate fouling deposits”, Applied Physics A, April 2016, 122:399
  13. Bhuvaneshwari, V. Iswarya, R. Nagarajan, N. Chandrasekaran, A Mukherjee, “Acute toxicity and accumulation of ZnO NPs in Ceriodaphnia dubia: Relative contributions of dissolved ions and particles”, Aquatic Toxicology, 177 (2016), pp. 494–502
  14. Govindaraj, J-M. Herri, Y.Y. Ouabbas, M.M. Khodja, M.M. Belloum,J. Sangwai, and R. Nagarajan, "A Study on the Influence of Nanofluids on Gas Hydrate Formation Kinetics and their Potential. Application to the CO2 Capture Process", Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, Volume 32, May 2016, pp. 95–108
  15. J Kumari, A Mathur, A Rajeshwari, A Venkatesan, Satyavati S, M Pulimi, N Chandrasekaran, Nagarajan, A Mukherjee, “Individual and Co Transport Study of Titanium Dioxide NPs and Zinc Oxide NPs in Porous Media”, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0134796, August 2015
  16. Srivalli, L. Nirmal and R. Nagarajan, "Effect of cavitation on removal of alkali elements from coal", Journal of Physics: Conference Series 656 (2015) 012107, doi:10.1088/1742-6596/656/1/012107
  17. Ponmani, R. Nagarajan and J.S. Sangwai, “Effect of nanofluids of CuO and ZnO in polyethylene glycol and polyvinylpyrrolidone on the thermal, electrical and filtration-loss properties of water-based drilling fluids”, 2015 SPE Journal, SPE-178919-PA, December 2015
  18. Govindaraj, D. Mech, G. Pandey, R. Nagarajan and J.S. Sangwai, “Kinetics of methane hydrate formation in the presence of activated carbon and nano-silica suspensions in pure water”, J. Natural Gas Sci. Eng., 26 (2015), pp. 810-818
  19. Kumari, R. Nagarajan, et al., “Individual and Co-transport study of titanium dioxide NPs and zinc oxide NPs in porous media”, PLOS ONE, DOI: 10.13371/journal.pone.0134796, Aug 7, 2015
  20. Balakrishnan and R. Nagarajan, “Ultrasonic coal washing to leach alkali elements from coals”,UltrasonicsSonochemistry, Vol. 27, 2015, pp. 235-240
  21. Bhuvaneshwari, V. Iswarya, S. Archanaa, G.M. Madhu, G.K. Suraish Kumar, R. Nagarajan, N. Chandrasekaran and A. Mukherjee, “Cytotoxicity of ZnO NPs towards fresh water algae Scenedesmusobliquus at low exposure concentrations in UV-C, visible and dark conditions”, Aquatic Toxicology, in press 2015
  22. Vetrimurugan, Terry Lim, M. J. Goodson and R. Nagarajan, "Cleaning Performance of High- Frequency, High-Intensity 360 kHz Frequency Operating in Thickness Mode Transducers", Int. J. of Mech., Aerospace, Industrial & Mechatronics Eng., Vol. 9, No. 3, 2015, pp.355-359
  23. Balakrishnan, R. Nagarajan and K. Karthick, “Mechanistic modeling, numerical simulation and validation of slag-layer growth in a coal-fired boiler”, Energy, Vol. 81, 2015, pp. 462-470
  24. Balakrishnan and R. Nagarajan, “Role of bouncing potential in molten ash impaction”, Chem. Eng. Communic., Aug 2014, DOI:10.1080/00986445.2014.927358
  25. JKM William, S.Ponmani, R. Samuel, Nagarajan, and JS Sangwai, “Effect of CuO and ZnOnanofluids in xanthan gum on thermal, electrical and high pressure rheology of water-based drilling fluids”, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 117, May 2014, Pages 15-27
  26. K. Jagannathan, S. Mohanan and R. Nagarajan, “Mechanistic modeling of destratification in cryogenic storage tanks using ultrasonics”, Ultrasonics, Vol. 54, 2014, pp. 76-83
  27. Ponmani, JKM William,,R. Samuel, R. Nagarajan and JS. Sangwai, “Formation and Characterization of Thermal and Electrical Properties of CuO and ZnONanofluids in Xanthan Gum”, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Volume 443, 20 February 2014, Pages 37-43
  28. Nagarajan, S. Jain, M.A. Prabhudesai, A. Khanolkar, M.P. Reddy, M.S. Kumar, R. Vetrimurugan, P. Sundin, S. Thottathil and M.J. Goodson, “Megasonic cleaning to remove nano-dimensional contaminants from wafer surfaces: An analytical study”, Solid State Phenomena, Vol. 195, 2013, pp. 209-212
  29. Ponmani, R. Nagarajan and J. Sangwai, “Applications of nanotechnology for upstream oil and gas industry”, J. Nano Research, Vol. 24, 2013, pp. 7-15
  30. MA Philip, U. Natarajan and Nagarajan, “Sono-synthesis of polystyrene/ alumina nanocomposites” J. Nanoengineering&Nanosystems,2013, http://sagepub.co.uk/journalsPermissions.nav/DOI: 10.1177/1740349912456497
  31. P. Dhanalakshmi, R. Nagarajan, N. Sivagaminathan, and B.V.S.S.S. Prasad, “Acoustic enhancement of heat transfer in furnace tubes”, Chem. Eng. & Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 59, September 2012, Pages 36–42
  32. C. Shivamurthy, M. Kamaraj, R. Nagarajan, S.M. Shariff and G. Padmanabhan, “Laser surface modification of steel for slurry erosion resistance in power plants”, Laser Surface Modification of Alloys for corrosion and Erosion Resistance, 2012, pp. 177-287
  33. Ambedkar, R. Nagarajan and S. Jayanti, “Investigation of High-Frequency, High-Intensity Ultrasonics for Size Reduction and Washing of Coal in Aqueous Medium”, Industrial Engineering and Chemistry Research, 50 (23), 2011, pp. 13210-13219
  34. Dhanalakshmi, N.P., and Nagarajan, “Ultrasonic intensification of chemical degradation of methyl violet: An experimental study”, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 59, (2011), 537-542.
  35. Ambedkar, T.N. Chintala, R. Nagarajan and S. Jayanti, “Feasibility of using Ultrasound-Assisted Process for Sulfur and Ash Removal from Coal”, Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 50, 2011, pp. 236-246
  36. “Effect of ultrasound on bubble breakup within the mixing chamber of an effervescent atomizer”, T.K. Jagannathan, R. Nagarajan and K. Ramamurthi, Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 50, 2011, pp. 305-315
  37. “Ultrasonic coal-wash for desulfurization”, B. Ambedkar, Nagarajan and S. Jayanti, UltrasonicsSonochemistry, Vol. 18, 2011, pp. 718-726
  38. “Experimental Investigation of High-Frequency, High-Intensity Ultrasonics for Thermal Destratification of Liquids Stored in insulated Containers: Effect of storage pressure,” T. K. Jagannathan, SrijithMohanan and Nagarajan, Intl. J. Transport Phenomena, Vol. 11, 2010, pp. 283-308
  39. “Slurry erosion characteristics and erosive wear mechanisms of Co-based and Ni-based coatings formed by laser surface alloying”, RC Shivamurthy, M. Kamaraj, Nagarajan, S.M. Shariff and G. Padmanabhan, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Volume 41A, Feb 2010, pp. 470-486
  40. “Development of predictive model for fly-ash erosion phenomena in coal-burning boilers”, Nagarajan, B. Ambedkar, S. Gowrisankar and S. Somasundaram, Wear, Vol. 267, 2009, pp. 122-128
  41. “Influence of microstructure on slurry erosive wear charateristics of laser surface alloyed 13Cr-4Ni steel”, R.C. Shivamurthy, M. Kamaraj, Nagarajan, S.M. Shariff and G. Padmanabhan, Wear, Vol. 267, 2009, pp. 204-212
  42. “Optimization of post-CMP ultrasonic cleaning parameters by Taguchi DOE”, Nagarajan and V. Rahul, in ECS Transactions—San Francisco, CA, Vol. 19, “Chemical Mechanical Polishing 10”, 2009
  43. “Experimental and theoretical investigation of thermodynamic and transport phenomena in polysilicon and silicon nitride CVD”, N. Chawla, Nagarajan and E. Bhattacharya, in ECS Transactions, Students Poster Issue, San Francisco, CA, 2009
  44. “Megasonic Sweeping and Silicon Wafer Cleaning”, J.M. Goodson and Nagarajan, Solid State Phenomena, Vols. 145-146, 2009, pp. 27-30
  45. “Advances in nano-alumina ceramic particle fabrication using sono-fragmentation”, Gopi, K.R. and Nagarajan, IEEE Transactions in Nanotechnology, Vol 7, No 5, September 2008, pp. 532-537
  46. “Effect of Scanning Speed, Nozzle Stand-off Distance and Beam Scan-off Distance on Coating Properties of Laser Surface Alloyed 13Cr-4Ni Steel”, R.C. Shivamurthy, M. Kamaraj, Nagarajan, S.M. Shariff and G. Padmanabhan, Trans. Indian Inst. Met., Vol. 61, Nos. 2-3, April-June 2008, pp. 183-186
  47. “Minimization of fines generation in size reduction of coals by impact crusher”, Eswaraiah, C., Gupta, A., Nagarajan, R., Rajavel, M. and K. Nandakumar, Fuel Process. Technol. 89 (2008), pp. 704-714
  48. “Application of power ultrasound in cavitation erosion testing of nano-ceramic particle/polymer composites”, Gopi, K.R. and Nagarajan, Solid State Phenomena, Vol. 136 (2008), pp. 191-204
  49. “Pulsed ultrasonic mixing: an experimental study”, VetriMurugan, R. and Nagarajan, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 86 (2008), pp. 454-460
  50. “Erosion Model on Alumina Ceramics: A retrospection, validation and refinement”, Gopi. K.R., Nagarajan, R., Rao, S.S. and S. Mandal, Wear, 264 (2008), pp. 211-218
  51. “Modeling of thermodynamic and transport phenomena in CVD processes for nano-scale applications”, Nagarajan, R., Gorai, P. and N. Chawla, ECS Transactions on Thermal and Plasma CVD of Nanostructures, Vol 13, Issue 9, 2008, pp. 7-18
  52. “Experimental investigation of high-frequency, high-intensity ultrasonics for de-stratification of liquids stored in insulated containers”, VetriMurugan, R., Nagarajan, R. and K. Ramamurthi, Int. J. Transport Phenomena, Vol. 9, pp. 311-320, 2007
  53. “Use of ultrasonic cavitation in surface cleaning: Mathematical model to relate cleaning efficiency and surface erosion rate”, Nagarajan, R., J. Inst. Environ. Sci. Technol, Vol. 49, No. 2, pp. 40-50, October 2006
  54. “Cavitation and acoustic streaming in ultrasonic fields: Applications in bio-, leather- and chemical-processing”, Nagarajan, R. et al., J. Acoustical Society of America, Vol 119, No 5, May 2006, p 3321
  55. “Emerging applications of nano-technology in agriculture: Boon or bane?”, Nagarajan, R., Voice of Coromandel Fertilizers, Vol. 4, No 1, May 2006, pp. 34-36
  56. “Process optimization based on Taguchi quality loss function concept”, P. Balasubramanian and Nagarajan, Journal of NIQR, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2006, pp.29-41

 

  1. Srivalli Hariharan and Nagarajan, “'Effect of cavitation on removal of alkali elements from coal”, 9thInternational Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2015), December 6-10, 2015, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
  2. Balakrishnan, S., Midhun Reddy V., Nilesh Vasa, and Nagarajan, “Suitability of laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy in screening potential additives to mitigate fouling deposits”, COLA 2015: 13th Intl. Conf. on Laser Ablation, Cairns, Australia, Aug 4 – Sep 5, 2015
  3. Vetrimurugan, T. Lim, M.J. Goodson and R. Nagarajan, “Cleaning Performance of High- Frequency, High-Intensity 360 kHz Frequency on Removal of Nano-dimensional Contaminants from Various Surfaces”, ICU 2015: International Conf. on Ultrasonics, Miami, FL, March 9-10, 2015
  4. A. Prabhudesai, D. Gulati, N. Vedaraman, M.R. Sridharan and R. Nagarajan, “Use of ultrasonics for treatment of leather dyeing effluent”, 2nd European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment 2014, Brighton, United Kingdom, July 3-6, 2014
  5. Ponmani, William, J.K.M., Nagarajan, R., Sangwai, J.S., High pressure rheological studies of nanofluid treated water based drilling fluids”, 11th International Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition (PetroTech-2014), January 12-15, 2014
  6. Ponmani, S., Karen, J.K.M., Samuel, R., Nagarajan, R., Sangwai, J.S, “Effect of stabilized nanofluids on water-based drilling fluids for deepwater HPHT well”, Proc.  Intl. Symp. on Energy Resources Fusion Technology, Inha University, Republic of South Korea, January 9, 2014, pp. 9-17
  7. James, R. Nagarajan and AK. Tangirala, “Inferential sensing of ball mill for cement manufacturing processes”, ASNT Annual Conference 2013, Las Vegas, USA, Nov 4-7, 2013
  8. “Influence of dry and wet ball milling conditions on reduction insize of zinc oxide particles”, E. Middha and Nagarajan, presented at 13thAIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Nov 3-8, 2013
  9. “Coal desulfurization and additive techniques to combat downstream corrosion and fouling effects: An experimental and theoretical study”, NP Dhanalakshmi, S. Balakrishnan, Nagarajan, presented at Intl. Conf. on Coal Science & Technology, College Station, PA, Sep 29 – Oct 3, 2013
  10. Jain and R. Nagarajan, “Experimental Investigation of Ultrasonic Frequency on Cleaning of Various Disk Drive Components”, presented at 4th International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, (ICCCE 2013) Hong Kong, July 6-7, 2013
  11. “Erosion, fouling and slagging: Mitigation strategies for Indian and blended coals”, Nagarajan, S. Balakrishnan and B. Ambedkar, presented at Intl. Conf. on Sustainable Clean Power, Chandigarh, Feb 11-12, 2013
  12. Hari Krishna Reddy and R. Nagarajan, “Prediction of Droplet Drying Kinetics in Spray Drying Process using Computational Fluid Dynamics”, MaCKiE 2013, An international conference on Mathematics in Chemical Kinetics and Engineering, 6th February, 2013.
  13. Sreenita Bhattacharya and Nagarajan, “Study of acoustically enhanced formulation of neem oil nanoemulsions”, Annual International Conference on Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Chemical Processes, Singapore, Feb. 2013
  14. Hari Krishna Reddy and Nagarajan, “Numerical Simulation of Two Phase Flow in Spray drying process using Computational Fluid Dynamics”, presented in National Conference on Chemical Engineering, Chemference-12, IIT Bombay & ICT Mumbai. 10-11th December, 2012
  15. S Ponmani, J. Sangwai and Nagarajan, “Nanotechnology application in oil and gas industry”, 2ndInternational Conference on Nanotechnology, Bharathi Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune, October 18th-19th, 2012
  16. Jain and R. Nagarajan, “Megasonic Cleaning to Remove Nano-Dimensional Contaminants from Wafer Surfaces: An Analytical Study”, presented in the 11th international Symposium on Ultra Clean Processing of Semiconductor Surfaces (UCPSS) 2012, Ghent, Belgium, September 16-19, 2012
  17. Kesavasami, K. Khinchi, A. Goyal, N. Roy and R. Nagarajan, “Sono-synthesis and dispersion of nano-particles: Experiments & simulation”, in Proc. 8th Intl. Symp. On Cavitation, CAV-2012, Singapore, Aug 13-16, 2012
  18. “Ceramic coating on steel surfaces via polymer-derived ceramic route”, A.B. Kousaalya, Ravi Kumar and Nagarajan, International Workshop on Advanced Ceramics for the Future (ACF-2012), IIT Madras, 16th& 17th January, 2012.
  19. “Ultrasonic intensification of the chemical degradation of Methyl Violet: An experimental study”, N.P. Dhanalakshmi and Nagarajan, International Conference on Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Paris, France, November 14-16, 2011
  20. Acoustic Enhancement of Mass transfer and chemical reaction”, Dhanalakshmi, N.P., and Nagarajan, Research Expo 2011– Poster presentation, (2011), IIT Madras, Chennai, India
  21. “Sono-Synthesis and Study of Polystyrene/Alumina Nanocomposites”, A. Philip, R. Nagarajan and U. Natarajan, International Conference on Materials for the Future (ICMF 2011), 23-25 February 2011, Thrissur, Kerala
  22. “Acoustic enhancement of heat transfer in furnace tubes”, N.P. Dhanalakshmi,  N.Sivagaminathan, Nagarajan and  BVSSS Prasad, IITMadras, Chennai, L.M. Subramanian, R. Dhanuskodi and K. Narayanan, R & D, BHEL Trichy, Proceedings of the 37th National &4thInternational Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, December 16-18, 2010, IIT Madras, Chennai, India
  23. “Ultrasound-Assisted Formulation of Nano-Composites: Functional Property Evaluation”, A. Philip, R. Nagarajan and U. Natarajan, International Conference on Fundamentals & Applications of Nanoscience & Technology (ICFANT 2010), 9-11 December 2010, Jadavpur, Kolkatta
  24. “Process Intensification of mass transfer via power ultrasound”, N.P. Dhanalakshmi and Nagarajan, Recent and Emerging Advances in Chemical Engineering (REACH),  International symposium on 'Thermodynamics and Transport Processes, Dec 2-4, 2010, IIT Madras,Chennai, India
  25. “Characterization of ultrasonic coal-wash for deashing”, B. Ambedkar and Nagarajan, in Proc. ChEmference ’09, Annual Research Symposium, IIT Madras, Aug 22-23, 2009, pp. 31-33
  26. “Ultrasonically enhanced atomization”, TK Jagannathan, SK Choudhary, Nagarajan, K. Ramamurthy and K. Srinivasan, in Proc. ChEmference ’09, Annual Research Symposium, IIT Madras, Aug 22-23, 2009, pp. 48-50
  27. “Sono-processing of nano-composite polymers”, Nagarajan, B. Ambedkar, K. Anupama and A. Ravi Teja, in Proc. 4th Intl. Conf. on Recent Advances in Materials, Minerals and Environment and 2nd Asian Symposium on Materials and Processing (RAMM & ASMP 2009), Penang, Malaysia, June 1-3, 2009
  28. “Ultrasonic purification of fly-ash”, S. Santosh Kumar, B. Ambedkar and Nagarajan, in Proc. 4th Intl. Conf. on Recent Advances in Materials, Minerals and Environment and 2nd Asian Symposium on Materials and Processing (RAMM & ASMP 2009), Penang, Malaysia, June 1-3, 2009
  29. “Visualization of ultrasonically-induced flow using particle imaging velocimetry (PIV)”, Jagannathan, T.K., Nagarajan, R. and C. Sivakumar, presented at ISFV 13/ FLUVISU 12, NiceAcropolisCenter, French Riviera, July 1-4, 2008
  30. “Nano-particle fabrication by sono-fragmentation”, Nagarajan, R., Gopi, K.R. and K. Khinchi, presented at Intl Conf on Nano Science & Technology (ICONSAT), Chennai, India, Feb 27-29, 2008
  31. “Effect of impingement angle on slurry erosion rates of laser surface alloyed steels”, Shivamurthy, R.C., Kamaraj, M., Nagarajan, R., Shariff, S.M. and G. Padmanabhan, presented at Indian Institute of Welding- Intl Congress (IIW-IC 2008), Chennai, India, Jan 8-10, 2008
  32. “Particulate source apportionment in cleanrooms using nonnegative matrix factorization”, Ramesh Babu, P., Narasimhan, S. and Nagarajan, presented at Intl conf on Nano and Microelectronics (ICONAME-2008), Puducherry, India, Jan 3-5, 2008
  33. “Effect of scanning speed and nozzle stand-off distance on laser surface alloyed martensitic stainless steel”, Shivamurthy, R.C., Kamaraj, M. and Nagarajan, presented at Intl Conf on Metals &Aloys—METALLO 2007, IIT Kanpur, December 7-10, 2007
  34. “Microstructure and hardness studies of the laser surface alloyed martensitic stainless steel”, Shivamurthy, R.C., Kamaraj, M., Nagarajan, R., Sharrif, S.M. and G. Padmanabhan, presented at Annual Technical Meeting of IIM, Mumbai, India, Nov 15-16, 2007
  35. “Visualization of high-frequency, high-intensity ultrasonic fields using particle imaging velocimetry (PIV)”, Nagarajan, R., Menon, P., VetriMurugan, R. and Jagannathan, TK, in Proc. PSFVIP-6: 6th Pacific Symposium on Flow Visualization and Image Processing, Hawaii, USA, May 16-19, 2007, pp. 20-25
  36. “Optimized blending of nano-sized & micron-sized ceramic particles using power ultrasound”, Gopi, K.R., Ramchander, and R. Nagarajan, in Recent Advances in Composite Materials (V.K. Srivastava et al., Editors), Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., Feb 2007, pp. 483-490
  37. “Slurry Erosion Studies on Surface Modified Martensitic Stainless Steel”, R.C. Shivamurthy, T. Manisekaran, M. Kamaraj, Nagarajan, B.S. Mann, S.M. Sharrif and S.V. Joshi, presented at Intl Symp on Steels for Automotives, Jamshedpur, India, Nov 13-16, 2006
  38. “Experimental studies on heat transfer augmentation using high-intensity multi-frequency ultrasound”, Vetri Murugan, Vinay, R. and Nagarajan, in Proc. 7thIntl Symp on Transport Phenomena, Toyama, Japan, Sep 4-8, 2006
  39. “Enhanced gas-liquid mass transfer in an ultrasonically aerated agitated vessel, interpreted through eddy cell and slip velocity models”, Vinay, R., Vetri Murugan, and Nagarajan, in Proc. 7thIntl Symp on Transport Phenomena, Toyama, Japan, Sep 4-8, 2006
  40. “Fabrication of nano-ceramic particles by using power ultrasound”, Gopi, K.R., Khinchi, K. and Nagarajan, R., in Proc. 8th Intl Conf on Nanostructured Materials (Nano 2006), Bangalore, India, Aug 20-25, 2006
  41. “Investigation of high-frequency, high-intensity ultrasonics as process intensifier for leather dyeing process”, Dhanalakshi, N.P., Nagarajan, R. and V. Sivakumar, in Proc. Intl Conf Advances in Fibrous Materials, Nonwoven and Technical Textiles (AFINT 2006), Coimbatore, India, Aug 7-9, 2006
  42. “Application of orthogonal fractional-factorial design of experiments to develop data-based models for erosion of ceramic liners due to flow and impaction of particle-laden fluids in cement and coal processing industry”,Gopi. K.R., Nagarajan and S. Mandal, in Proc. Gordon Conf on Granular & Granular-Fluid Flow, Queen’s College, Oxford, UK, July 23-28, 2006
  43. “Optimization of Ultrasonic Cleaning for Erosion-Sensitive Microelectronic Components”, Nagarajan, R. et al., in Proc. 17thAnnual IEEE/SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference, Boston, MA, May 22-24, 2006, pp. 233-237
  44. “Particle science and technology education & research at IIT Madras: A synergistic approach”, Nagarajan, R. and S. Ramanathan, in Proc. 5thWorld Congress on Particle Technology, Orlando, FL, April 23-27, 2006
  45. “Role of Nano-Ceramic Particle Additives in Enhancing Wear Resistance of Ceramic Matrix Composites- A Review”, K.R. Gopi and Nagarajan, presented at CONCERT ’06, AC College of Technology, Anna University, Chennai, India, March 16-18, 2006

BOOK:

  • “Contamination and ESD Control in High-Technology Manufacturing”, Welker, R.W., Nagarajan, R. and C.E. Newberg, John Wiley & Sons, September 2006

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS:

  • “Erosion, Fouling & Slagging: Mitigation Strategy for Indian Coals”, in Sustainable Environment and the Role of Clean Coal Energy, ed. By SK Mangal and S. Gupta, © CRRID, June 2014, pp. 29-52
  • “Megasonic Cleaning”, (with S. Awad) chapter in Developments in Surface Contamination and Cleaning Vol 3, R. Kohli and K.L. Mittal (Editors), Elsevier, 2011, pp. 31-62
  • “Ultrasonic Cleaning”, (with S. Awad) chapter in Developments in Surface Contamination and Cleaning Vol 2, R. Kohli and K.L. Mittal (Editors), Elsevier, 2009, pp. 225-286
  • “Process Optimization Based on Taguchi Quality Loss Function Concept”, Chapter in “TQM – Contemporary Perspectives and Cases”, Icfai Professional Reference Book, Icfai University Press, 2008, pp. 120-145