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INAE-MHRD-NAE Joint Symposium, October 16-17 2015, New Delhi



Mr. Shyam Chetty

Director, National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore


Areas of Interest:

Modeling, Simulation, Control and Design of Flight Vehicles.

Specialization:

Flight Mechanics and Control

Consultancy Areas:

Computer aided design, development and testing of flight control systems for aircraft.

 

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

I am currently the Director at the CSIR National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore and hold additional responsibilities as Head of CSIR 4th Paradigm Institute, Project Director of the National Control Law team for the Light Combat Aircraft Programme of ADA, Ministry of Defence and Chairman of the Systems Engineering Cluster of CSIR-NAL. I have over 37 years of experience in the field of Aircraft Flight Mechanics & Control. My research interests include Flight Control System Design & Development, Aircraft Simulation & Modelling, Handling Qualities & Aircraft Pilot Coupling, Computer Aided Flight Control Design & Rapid Prototyping Techniques. I have the distinction of having served as the Chairman / Technical Expert of Review Committees on almost all of the Major National Aerospace Programmes of ISRO, DRDO and ADA. Have won several awards at the Institutional and National Levels.

Professional Experience:

  • Director at the CSIR National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.
  • Head of CSIR 4th Paradigm Institute, Bangalore.
  • Project Director of the National Control Law team for the Light Combat Aircraft Programme of ADA, Ministry of Defence Chairman of the Systems Engineering Cluster of CSIR-NAL.

Keywords:

Aircraft, Micro Air Vehicles, Flight Control Systems, Fly By Wire, Modeling, Simulation, Computer Aided Design

 

Contact Information

Office

Res: "Sharan", 3009/1-6, 2nd main, BSK, 2nd Stage, Bangalore 560017
Phone: 080 26763205, 9845107331 (M)


Off: Director, National Aerospace Laboratories, P.B. No. 1779, Old Airport Road, Bangalore 560017
Phone: 080 25086000,
Fax. 2526 0862

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Education

  • B.E. (Electronics and Communication), N.I.T, Tiruchirapalli, 1971-76.
  • M. Tech. (Instrumentation and Control), I.I.T Kharagpur, 1976-78.

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Award in 1976.
  • Sir C. V. Raman Distinguished Young Scientist Award in 1998.
  • NAL Technology Shield and AeSI National Aeronautical Prize in 2001.
  • DRDO Award for Path Breaking Research in 2002.
  • CSIR Technology Awards in 2002 and 2003.
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award from NIT, Tiruchirapalli in 2007.
  • Visionary Award 2012 for Super Achievers by Vision Foundation, Ahmedabad.

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated To: Section VII: Aerospace Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2008


Year of Birth: 1954