Chief Patron



Dr. Shiv Nadar

Founder, SSN Institutions &

HCL Technologies


Dr.Kala Vijayakumar

 President, SSN Institutions


Dr. V. E. Annamalai

Principal, SSN Institutions


Dr. P. Ramasamy, Dean(Research), SSN Institutions

Dr. S. Radha, Head of the Department, ECE, SSN Institutions


Dr. B.S. Sreeja, Department of ECE, SSNCE

Dr. M. Srinivasan, SSNRC 

Organizing Members

Dr.Prita Nair 

Dr.Esther Florance 




Dr. Muthu Senthil Pandian

Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Martin A Green , University of New South Wales, Australia

Dr. Mattoussi Hedi, Florida State University , USA

Dr. Veda Sandeep, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland

Dr. Yasuhiro Hayakawa, Suizuoka University, Japan

Dr. Daniel Vizman, West University of Timisoara, Romania

Dr. Ajayan Vinu, University of South Australia, Australia

Dr. John V. Kennedy, MacDiarmid Institute, New Zealand

Dr. Jyh- Chen Chen, Natinal Central University, Taiwan

Dr. Vladimir Kalaev, STR Group, Inc. Russia

Dr. R. Sumathi, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Germany

Dr. A. K. Barua, IIEST, India

Dr. A.V. Kulik, STR Group, Inc. Russia

Dr. Vikram Kumar, IIT Delhi, India

Dr. Kentaro Kutsukake, Nagoya University, Japan

Dr. K. Kalyanasundaram, SFIT, Switzerland

Dr. R. K. Bhandari, IUAC, India

Dr. H. Rezagholipour Dizaji, Semnan University, Iran

Dr. R. Jayavel, Anna University, India

Dr. Jiban Podder, BUET, Bangladesh

Dr. Dongfeng Xue, CIAC, China

Dr. Sharat Chandra, IGCAR, India

Dr. RV. Mangalaraja, University of Concepcion, Chile

Dr. R. Vidya, Anna University, Chennai

Dr. D. Velmurugan, University of Madras, Chennai

Dr. Rita John, University of Madras, Chennai

Dr. D. Mohit Tyagi, BARC, Mumbai

Dr. Anurag Srivastava, ABV-IIITM, Gwalior

Dr. M. Arivanandhan, Anna University, Chennai

Dr. K. Srinivasan, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

Dr. P. Ravindran, CUTN, Thiruvarur

Dr. A. Shashwati Sen, BARC, Mumbai

Dr. K. Gunasekaran, University of Madras, India

Dr. P. Murugan, CSIR-CECRI, Karaikudi

Dr. N. Vijayan, National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi

Dr. C. Periasamy, Malaviya National Institute of

Technology, Jaipur

Dr. Ashraf Ali, NIT Surathkal, India 

About The Conference

Organized by 

Department of ECE, SSN College of Engineering and SSN Research Centre

Kalavakkam, Chennai – 603110, Tamilnadu, India

In association with 

Indian Association for Crystal Growth  &  Indian Science and Technology Association

(Elavenil organization)

SSN Institutions, founded by Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman, HCL Technologies, stands out as a premier center of higher learning with a mission of pursuing excellence in education and research. The institutions, with their diverse and dynamic community of students, offer a distinctive combination of some of the finest graduate, undergraduate and research programs. SSN has been recognized for its efforts in excellence in education by the Ministry of Human Resources & Development, GoI under the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2017. It is a source of great pride to all of us that  we have been ranked 5th among all private engineering colleges and ranked 27th among all engineering colleges and 80th among all educational institutions in the country.  SSN is chosen as one of the 26 nodal centres in India for conducting the Smart India Hackathon  2017, the world’s largest Hackathon. Recently the institution is awarded Grade A+ by NAAC and  autonomous status by UGC.

The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering offers M.E. in Communication Systems, Applied Electronics and VLSI Design in addition to BE in ECE. The Department is recognized as a Research Centre by Ana University, Chennai and offers PhD and MS (By Research). Recognized research centre of ECE has 26 recognized research supervisors to guide PhD students. All UG and PG programs of the department is accredited by NBA for 5 years. The department is well-equipped with the state-of- art laboratories. The department excels in research activities with the help of its eminent faculty strength. SSN Research Centre (SSN RC), founded by Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman of HCL Corporation, is a not-for-profit entity managed by SSN Institutions. Presently, the focus of research activities is on the development of crystalline and thin film silicon materials and their applications in the fabrication of solar cells, Dye Sensitized Solar Cells (DSSCs), melt and solution crystal growth.


The three day “International Conference  on Sustainable Materials and Technologies for Bio and Energy Applications” is mainly focusing on the advancements in the research areas of materials and sensors for Bio and Energy applications. The technology development towards IoT requires modern and new sensors with ultra sensitivity, high stability and selectivity.. Major theme of the conference is to explore bio compatible materials, energy materials, energy storage, bio sensors, and electrochemical sensors. There will be Plenary/Keynote Lectures, Tutorials, and Invited Talks specially formulated by the Technical Program Committee to ensure an intellectually benefitting experience for the participants.  The focus of the conference is to establish an effective platform for institutions and industries to share ideas and to present the works of scientists, engineers, educators and students from all over the world. The organizing committee of the conference is pleased to invite prospective authors to submit their original manuscripts.