Faculty Profile

Dr. Abi P Mathew
Professor & HoD


Dr. Abi P Mathew is a committed educator with vast experience in teaching and industry. Dr. Abi started his career as Control & Instrumentation Engineer with Keltron Controls for 210 MW Mejia TPS, WB (2001). His industrial experience includes maintenance and commissioning of C&I instruments and controllers in Thermal Power Plants. Dr. Abi’s teaching career was on track at St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai during 2004. He took his masters in engineering in Control & Instrumentation and his doctorate in Instrumentation along with his teaching assignments there. Dr. Abi has 4 journal publications and 2 conference publications to his credit. He joined FISAT in 2017 and is now serving as head of the department of Electronics & Instrumentation. Dr. Abi P Mathew is a member of Board of Studies (EIE), KTU University.

Educational Qualification


Degree Specialisation Institute University Year
Ph.D. Instrumentation Annamalai University Annamalai University 2017
M.E. Control & Instrumentation Karunya University Karunya University 2008
B.E Electronics & Instrumentation VMKV Engineering College Madras 2001



Position Institution/Company Period
Professor Federal Institute of Science & Technology (FISAT) 1/10/2023- till date
Associate Professor Federal Institute of Science & Technology (FISAT) 1/08/2017 to 30/09/2023
Assistant Professor St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai 1/01/2009 to 30/07/2017
Lecturer St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai 1/07/2004 to 31/12/2008
Field Engineer Keltron Controls- MTPS, Durgapur, West Bengal 1/08/2001-15/02/2004

Awards and honours


  1. Finalist in NIMantra 2008, an all India LabVIEW based project competition hosted by National Instruments for the work in “POWER PLANT BOILER FIRING CONTROL AND DATA ACQUISITION”.

Administrative & Institutional Support


Head of the Department , Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering FISAT 1/2/2020- till date
Member Board of Studies- Kerala Technological University 2021-22 & 2022 -23
NBA Department Coordinator, EIE, FISAT 2018-2020
Head of the Department , Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, SJCET, Palai 1/09/2011 – 30/07/2017
NBA Department Coordinator, AEI, SJCET 2008-2017

Professional body memberships


  1. Life member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE)
  2. Life member of Instrumentation Society of India (ISOI)
  3. Life member of International Society of Automation (ISA)

Research & Publications


  1. ‘Comparative Analysis of Flame Image Features for Combustion Analysis’ in Indian Journal of Science and Technology  https://indjst.org/articles/comparative-analysis-of-flame-image-features-for-combustion-analysis
  2. ‘Development of a Video Signal based Non-Invasive method for Measurement of Turbulent Flame Temperature’. in ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied sciences.  http://www.arpnjournals.org/jeas/research_papers/rp_2016/jeas_0216_3556.pdf
  3. Performance Enhancement of a Boiler Using Flame Image Processing’. in Middle east journal of Scientific Research. https://www.idosi.org/mejsr/mejsr24(9)16/20.pdf
Topic Patent Published Date
A cost-effective system of controlling position and temperature for Dhara therapy 27/10/2023
A system for conserving water on urinal closet using two solenoids and double check mechanism 02/02/2024



Dr. Abi P Mathew
Associate Professor & Head
Department of Electronics and Instrumentation

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