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Applied Mechanics


Dr. S.Thanikachalam
Adjunct Professor
Biomedical Engineering Group
Department of Applied Mechanics
Indian Institute of Technology
Chennai - 600036, INDIA

Ph: +91 44 6211123,6264767
Fax: +91 44 6264767
Email: stsrmc[at]yahoo[.]com

Dr S Thanikachalam is well known in the Field of Cardiac Medicine for more than three decades, who has a remarkable Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Post Doctoral Speciality Certification course career. His consistent interest in academics, basic research, epidemiology, teaching, clinical and interventional cardiology is evinced by the many of his students across the country and the grants received from both Governmental and Non-governmental organizations. Currently he is involved in more than ten multinational multicentric drug trials as the Principal Investigator in the Southern Region.

Research Interests

  • Cardiology

  • Preventive cardiology