S. Arunachalam University of East London

S. Arunachalam University of East London

 Dr Subramaniam Arunachalam

Senior Lecturer, School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering (ACE)

Design, Materials and Manufacturing Group, ACE

Dr.Subramaniam Arunachalam  is a senior lecturer in the Mechanical Engineering Group. He holds a Doctorate in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and a Honours degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering. Before joining the University of East London, he was employed in Coventry University and University of Hertfordshire. He has many years of experience in teaching and developing course materials at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Mechanical Engineering and  Manufacturing Engineering programmes. He has published 197 articles in high profile journals, edited books  and international conferences. His papers have been cited more that 2074. He serves on the editorial advisory board of many international journals. Dr.Arunachalam  is a visiting fellow and scholar at several universities abroad and serves as an academic advisor to promote international  research and academic link.

S. Arunachalam University of East London

Dr.Arunachalam has extensive experience in delivering lectures and workshops in Production Management, Manufacturing Strategy and Manufacturing Management to senior managers of Ford Motor Company in UK and Germany as part University of East London’s academic programmes. His expertise includes applying simulation techniques to optimize production and assembly systems through increased productivity and low-cost manufacturing techniques. He has participated and contributed to the University of Oxford’s Operation Management and Manufacturing Strategy Faculty Programmes on teaching Operation Management to undergraduate, postgraduate students and post experience senior managers. He regularly participates in debates on topical issues in manufacturing industry organized by Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge. Dr.Arunachalam has been listed in the Marquis’s Who’s Who, Premier Edition 2009.


PhD (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering), University of Hertfordshire

Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Coventry University

BEng (Hons) Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of East London

BSc (Chemistry) University of Madras, India


Senior Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering, University of East London (Current)

Senior Lecturer,  Manufacturing Engineering & Management, Coventry University

Research- Assistant & Part-time lecturer, University of Hertfordshire