Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India


Research


Prof. N.Rajendran



Research Areas: Historiography, National Movement, Environmental History, History of Science and Technology and Socio – Economic History of Modern Tamil Nadu


Ph.D. Awarded (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Dr. T. Pichai: "Sardar Vedaratnam Pillai : A Biographical Study, 1897- 1961", April 1998.

Dr. A. Basri Begam: "Social Awareness in Pudukkottai State (1924-1947 A.D)", September 2001.

Dr. A. Chandra Bose: "Sculptural Art of Early Temples in Pudukkottai District 700-985 A.D", August 2000.

Dr. S. Swaminathan: "Science in Colonial Tamil Nadu A.D. 1900 – A.D. 1947", 1999.

Dr. N. Sethuraman: "Indo-US Relations: Strategic Importance and Security Issues", April 2003.

Dr. M. Muthusamy: "Pattu Kesava Pillai : A Biographical Study, 1860 – 1933", October 2003.

Dr. T. Asokan: "History of Space Research in India", July 2009.

Dr. D. Julis vijayakumar: "History of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association", August 1999.

Dr. M. Sures: "History of Congress Rule in Tamil Nadu, 1937-1967", February 2009.

Dr. K. Pandian: "Contextualising St.Ramalinga in the Nineteenth Century Tamil Society", September 2009.


Ph.D. Thesis Submitted (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Ms. S. Kamaladevi: "History of Cyclones on the Coramandal Coast", November 2001.

Ms. G. Gowri: "Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy : Biography of a Social Reformer", April 2006.

Mr.S. Ravichandran: "The Dutch East India Company Settlement in Tamil Nadu, 1602-1825 A -Study in Political Economy", April 2006.


Ph.D. ongoing (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Mr. Shayakh Kaaja Moiden: "Thanjavur Residency- A Study", March 2002.

Ms. M.Nageswari: "Anti-Colonial Struggles, Colonial Prison, Punishment and Human Rights in Tamil Nadu, 1799-1947", July 2007.

Ms. Kalpana Devi: The Growth and Development of Women’s Movement with Special Reference to Tamil Nadu Since 1947", January 2008.

Ms. Deepa Biswas: "Social Transformation and Cultural Heritage of Andaman and Nicobar Islands", April 2008.

Mr. K. Marimuthu: "History of Tuticorin Port- A study", April 2009.

Mr. V. Murali: "The Role of Dalit Leadership in Tamil Nadu: Marginalization, Resurgence and Upward Mobilization", October- 2010


Dr. A. Singaravel



Research Areas: Social History, Cultural History, Panchayat Raj and Social Issues


Ph.D. Awarded (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Dr. G. Rengaraju: "Struggle for Temple Entry in Tamil Nadu, 1872-1955", 2006.

Dr. I. Udhayasankar: "The British Diplomacy in Tirunelveli, 1751-1803", 2006.

Dr. V. Saminathan: "Caste and Society in Villages: A Micro Study of Gandarvakottai Taulk in Pudukkottai Dist, Tamil Nadu, 1950-1990", 2008.

Dr. A. Chinnathambi: "History of Kallars", 2008.

Dr. S. Subramani: "Women in Public Life of Tamil Nadu, 1967-2002", 2007.

Dr. V. Rajeswari: "Agricultural Labour Crisis in East Thanjavur, 1947-1968", 2007.

Dr. Mallika Beguam: "A Critical Study on the Socio-Economic aspects of Crimes in Tamil Nadu with special reference to Chennai City, 1980-2003", June 2004.

Dr. R. Kanna Bramma Maheshwaran : "History of Disaster Management Technology in India", January 2007.


Ph.D. ongoing (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Mr. K. Kumaravel: "Reservation - Present Perspective", April 2007.

Mr. R. Ramesh: "Voting Behaviour in Democratic India", January 2008.

Ms. K. Mahalakshmi: "Widowhood Practice: Past and Present", April 2008.

Ms. T. Sudharani: "Colonial Judiciary in Madras Presidency", April 2008.

Mr. S. Vadivel: "Role of Dalit in Freedom Struggle- 1919- 1947 A Special Reference to Tamil Nadu" September 2010.


Dr. T. Asokan



Research Areas:  Human Rights, History of Science and Technology

Ph.D. on Going (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Ms. R. Kavitha: "Higher Education Among Women in Tamil Nadu since Independence", April 2012.


Dr. Y. Srinivasa Rao



Research Areas: History of Science and Technology

Ph.D. on Going (Name of the Scholars, Area of Research and Year of Registration)

Ms. M. Kamatchi: "Women and Village Health care system in Post Colonial Tamil Nadu – A Historical Perspective" September 2011.

Mr. Jayendra Selvam: "Education as a Tool of Emancipation of Dalits in Colonial Tamil Nadu" September 2011.