Ramesh K

Institute Chair Professor

914422574058

kramesh[at]iitm[.]ac[.]in

 Research Interest

  • Computer Applications in Experimental Mechanics
  • Digital Photoelasticity
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Composite Materials
  • Educational Technology

 Office Location

   MSB224,
    Department of Applied Mechanics & Biomedical Engineering,
   IIT Madras Chennai, 600036.
   Office:91-44-22574058/4050/5072,
   Fax:91-44-22574052
   Email: kramesh[at]iitm[.]ac[.]in

 Representative Papers

 Current

  • Anand C - Ph.D
  • Ganesh Ramaswamy - MS+PhD
  • Naman Verma - MS
  • Sachin Sasikumar - DPhD
  • Shins K - Ph.D

 Alumni

  • Abhinav Thiyagarajan - Senior Manager, Tata Motors Ltd., Pune, India
  • Ajay Kumar A J - Analysis Engineer, TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES Ltd. Bangalore, India
  • Anand V - Assistant General Manager / Head – Brake Systems, Product Development, Ashok Leyland
  • Ashutosh Pandey - PhD Research Assistant, Department of Aerospace, Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
  • Bhagyashree Prabhune - Technical Officer, Spacekeyo division, Makman Brothers, Pune, India
  • Bhuvaneswari Shanmugam - Consultant Prosthodontist & Implantologist at Clove dental Pvt.Ltd. Chennai, India
  • Hema Nandhini - Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Sathyabhama University Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Jeby Philip - Division Head, Experimental Mechanics,
  • Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre,Thiruvananthapuram, India
  • Madhu K. R - Advanced Lead Engineer, General Electric, Bangalore, India
  • Muktai Thomre - Thermofluid Analyst , Rolls-Royce Infosys Kestral Grp.
  • M. Ravichandran - Development Leader, AmadaSoft Pvt. Ltd, Chennai, India
  • Prashant Patil - Technical Specialist, Geometric Ltd., Chennai, India
  • Ramya Chandrasekharan - Divisional Manager, Detect Technologies Pvt Ltd, IITM Research Park, Chennai, India
  • Sanjay Kumar Mangal - Associate Professor, Mechanical Engg. Department, Punjab Engineering College, India Shiva prasad B - Senior CAE Analyst, Mercedes Benz R&D India, Bengaluru, India
  • Shreesudha Bhaskara Mohan - Research Assistant, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, India
  • Sohan Kale - Postdoctoral researcher, Laboratori de Càlcul Numèric, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) - BarcelonaTech, Spain
  • Tarkes Dora P. - Post-Doctoral Fellow, Institute Of Engineering Mechanics, Karlsruhe Institute Of Technology, Germany
  • Vinayan E G - Scientist Engineer-SE, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, India
  • Vivek Ramakrishnan - Sr. Systems Engineer (R&D), LAM Research UK (Metryx), Bristol
  • Vivekanandan A - Research Engineer, Saint Gobain Research India

  • Received the 2012 Zandman Award of Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM) for Outstanding contributions in the Application of Photoelastic Coatings.https://sem.org/zandman-award/
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award for Academic Excellence, National Institute of Technology, Trichy, 2008.
  • Elected Fellow of The Indian National Academy of Engineering, 2006.
  • Received the President of India Cash Prize, 1984
  • Contributed a paper through invitation in the Golden Jubilee issue of the Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, 2015.
  • Guest edited a Special Section on Digital Photoelasticity : Advancements and Applications, 2015, in SPIE Journal of Optical Engineering.http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.54.8.081201
  • Contributed a chapter on Photoelasticity by invitation in the Springer Handbook of Experimental Solid Mechanics (2009) Published by SEM and Springer, Edited by W. N. Sharpe, Department of Mechanical Engineering, John Hopkins University, USA.
  • Guest edited a Special Issue of Optics and Lasers in Engineering on Digital Photoelasticity, 38 (1-2): 1-2 JUL-AUG 2002
  • Member of the Editorial Boards of the International Journals: Strain (since 2001), Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design (2009-10), Optics and Lasers in Engineering, and Steering committee member of Asian Society for Experimental Mechanics since its inception in 2000