Assistant Professor (O.G)
Area: Automobile Engineering
Affiliation: Department of Automobile Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM University.



Ph.D(Pursuing) Waste to Energy Conversion SRM University, Kattankulathur, Chennai
M.E  Automobile Engineering Madras Institute of Technology, Chrompet, Chennai, 2014
B.Tech  Automobile Engineering SRM University, Kattankulathur, Chennai, 2012

Other Details:


  • Emission control systems
  •  Modern vehicle technology
  • Basic mechanical engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Automotive chassis
  • Automotive transmission
  • Vehicle body engineering

Research Interests

  • IC Engines
  • Alternative fuels in IC Engines
  • Waste to energy conversion
  • Bio fuel Production
  • Alternate Fuels
  • Emission control systems

Academic Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Automobile Engineering, SRM University, SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur - 603203, Tamilnadu, India since July 2014.

Other Professional Experience:  

  • Department Alumni Co-ordinator
  • ERP Campus view Co-ordinator

Achievements and Awards:

  • University Gold Medallist for securing 1st Rank in M.E Automobile Engineering (2012-2014).
  • Awarded Silver Medal by Delhi MIT Alumini Association for securing highest marks in all the previous semesters put together in M.E. Automobile Engineering degree course (2012-2014).
  • University Silver Medallist for securing 3rd Rank is B.Tech Automobile engineering (2008-2012).

Working Papers

  • With Dr. V. Edwin Geo, " Experimental analysis of waste animal fat as an energy feed stock for an CI engine"

Work in Progress

  • With Dr. V. Edwin Geo, " Development of Novel Catalytic System for Biofuel Production from Tannery Industry Residue and Testing it in a Diesel Engine "

Papers Presented

  • Presented a paper titled "Development of an Electric Water pump for a CI engine" in the "5th National conference on Integrated Engineering in Automobiles"(NCIEA 2014)  held on 26th April 2014 at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Presented a paper titled "Conversion of Mechanical to Electric Water pump for a Compression ignition engine" in the National conference on "Advanced Trends in Mechanical Engineering "(ATIME 2014) held on 26th March 2014 at Nandha College of Technology, Erode.

List of Conferences/Workshops/Seminars Attended

  • International Conference on "Strategizing R&D Meeting the regulatory challenges" organized by Tamil Nadu Technology Development & Promotion Center of CII - 7th March 2016.
  • Panel Discussion on "Internet on Things" (IoT) - organized by Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) - 18th April 2016.
  • Workshop on "Innovation management and Intellectual property rights" organized by SRM University -  4th May 2017


  • Member of Institute of Engineering and Technology, (MIET), since 2016. 
  • Member in Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) , since 2016.
  • Senior Member of Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers (ISME), since 2015 - Life member













S.Kollibala Siva Rama Reddy
S. Kollibala Siva Rama Reddy

Assistant Professor (OG)
Area: Engineering Design
Affiliation: School of Mechanaical Engineering, Kattankulathur campus, SRM University.

M.E Engineering Design Anna University Chennai, 2012
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Bharath University, Chennai, 2007

Other Details:


  • Basic Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Computer Aided Design and Analysis
  • Mechanics of solids
  • Mechanical Engineering Design
  • Total Quality Management

Research Interests

  • Composite Materials
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Natural Fiber Composite and Tribology

Selected Publications

  • Kolli Balasivarama Reddy S, Abburi Lakshman Kumar “Effect of filler material in bamboo fiber reinforced polymer composites ” Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Volume 9, Issue 4, October 2016  ISSN 0974-2115
  • Abburi Lakshman Kumar, Kolli Balasivarama Reddy S “Experimental investigation of incremental sheet metal forming on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) by using CNC vertical milling machine” Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Volume 9, Issue 4, October 2016  ISSN 0974-2115
  • R G Padmanabhan,N Arun,S. Kolli Balasivarama Reddy "Investigation of Mechanical Behavior of Water Hyacinth Fiber / Polyester with Aluminum Powder Composites" International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering & Management.Volume 5, Issue 2, February 2016      ISSN 2319 - 4847

Papers Presented

  • Presented a paper on Design and fabrication of a mobile robot for alive human detection using image processing and sensor fusion in the National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Trends in Engineering Technology, organized by Panimalar Institute of Technology,Chennai  held on 6th May, 2014.
  • Presented a paper on Design and Analysis of the Cyclone Separator by using CFD in the International Conference on Futuristic Trends in Mechanical Engineering, organized by Thiruvalluvar College of Engineering and Technology,Vandavasi, held during 28th and 29th of January, 2012.
  • Presented a paper on Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis of the In-Cylinder Flow in Direct Injection Diesel Engine in the National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Sciences, organized by Madha Engineering College,Chennai, held on 1st April, 2011

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops Attended

  • One Day FDP on Intellectual Property Rights & Innovations held on 06th January 2017 conducted by Mechanical Engineering Association, Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM University,Kattankulathur,Chennai.
  • A Six Days Short Course on The Finite Element Method  held during 06th  to 12th December 2016 organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur,Chennai.
  • One Day Workshop on Development, Manufacturing and Analysis of Advanced Composites organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM University,Kattankulathur,Chennai. on 19th December 2015.
  • Short Term Workshop on Fatigue and Fracture held during 27th January to 6th February 2015 organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur,Chennai..
  • One-day Seminar on Model Based System Engineering organized by the LMS Engineering Innovation on 20th August 2011.
  • One Day Workshop on Dynamic Simulation of Mechanical System Using MATLAB organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, SSN College of Engineering on 20th April 2011.

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor (O.G) School of  Mechanical Engineering ,SRM University,Kattankulathur Campus,Chennai, India.August 2012 to till date.
  • Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bharath University, Chennai, India from February 2010 to September 2010