Arun Kumar Shunmugavelu

Arun Kumar Shunmugavelu

10 Years 7 Months Overall Experience
Full time Master’s in the US. Over 10 years’ experience in teaching, corporate R&D and as an administrator for a digital tool empowering experts and product engineers choose the right materials for applications

Functional Areas



University Of Central Florida
Master of Science


PSG College Of Technology
Bachelor of Engineering



Research and teaching assistantship with tuition waiver
Funded master’s degree at University of Central Florida, USA
Research and teaching assistantship
Funded upon admit to University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Dean’s scholarship
Funding to pay for tuition expenses at University of Texas at Arlington, USA
International Journal Publication
Studied diffusion profiles of Mn ion implanted in various types of silicon wafers after annealing. Applications include quantum computation and spintronic devices
Research and Teaching Assistantship
Designed lithium-air batteries, a form of renewable energy


Artificial intelligence and machine learning fundamentals
Offered by Udemy


Inernational material database systems
Basic and advanced training offered product compliance and consultancy services, Bengaluru



ZF Commercial Vehicles and Control Systems

1 Year 6 Months

Member, R&D

Sep'21 - Feb'23

  • Administrator for a digital tool used globally that helps product engineers choose the right materials.
  • Analyzed 25+ products that use various materials, for customers such as Ashok Leyland and benchmarked products to stay competitive in the market


60 Decibels

8 Months


Aug'20 - Mar'21

  • Provided translation in 3 languages for underprivileged segments to measure the impact of organizations’ social services
BIT Sathyamangalam

2 Years 8 Months

Assistant Professor (Level II)

Sep'17 - Apr'20

  • Organized a national and an international conference through Web based marketing, coordinating 20 faculty from 4 cross-functional departments
  • Taught C, C++ Programming, Engineering Metallurgy etc


Wollega University

1 Year 8 Months

Lecturer-Material Science

Dec'15 - Jul'17

  • Empowered ~130 students in a materials testing laboratory
BS Abdur Rahman University

4 Years 3 Months

Assistant Professor

Sep'11 - Nov'15

  • Convinced senior professors to buy microscopes for a laboratory that resulted in correct images after the purchase.
  • Educated 1000+ students primarily through a learn by doing model in laboratories and coursework as well.


FairTech Engineering Services Private Ltd

0 Years 10 Months

Materials Engineer

Aug’08 - May’09

  • Created a list of materials used in aircraft components
University of Texas at Arlington

0 Years 8 Months

Teaching Assistant

Sep’09 – May’10

University of Texas at Arlington

0 Years 5 Months

Research Assistant

Sep’10 – Jan’11

  • Designed lithium-air batteries, a form of renewable energy