Entrant Profile

Tholkappiyan E

Location: Erode, Tamil Nadu India

Company: BIT, Sathyamangalam

Profession: Educator

Number of times previously entering contest: 1

Favorite design and analysis tools: Banana yarn and Fabric Development
Glass Fabric Development
Bio-composites for Printed Circuit Boards
Impedance Tube Set-up for sound absorption measurements
Innovative Knotting Techniques for Glass Filaments

Hobbies and activities: Play batmitton, Watching TV News and Debate

Online communities: http://nptel.ac.in/

Inspired by: All used papers and banana stems (after harvesting) which are normally wasted, and have great potential for being developed bio-composites. These are free of cost or very low cost raw materials for developing the bio-composites to the low & medium level industrial applications.