Professor B. N. Raghunandan

Advisor to Director, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru


Areas of Interest:

Aerospace Propulsion, Science and Technology for Rural Application, Energy, Education.

Specialization:

Solid and Liquid Propellant rockets, Advanced Propulsion Systems, Combustion, Atomization and Sprays

Consultancy Areas:

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Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:

Have taught several courses at Post graduate level in the field of Aerospace Propulsion, Aerospace design, Launch Vehicles and son, Guided nearly eighty Graduate students for their dissertations/theses (ME, MSc(Engg) by reswearch, PhD), Published about 70 articles in International Journals and nearly 200 papers in Conferences, Served in many important positions such as Chairman, Department of Aerospace Engg, Divisional Chairman of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Dean of Faculty of Engineering (all at Indian Institute of Science) .

Professional Experience:

  • Chairman, Department of Aerospace Engg,
  • Chairman, Centre for Application of Science and Technology to Rural Areas (ASTRA),
  • Convenor, ISRO-IISc Space technology Cell,
  • Divisional Chairman of Earth and Environmental Sciences,
  • Dean of Faculty of Engineering (all at Indian Institute of Science) .

Keywords:

Aeronautics, Propulsion, Energy, Combustion, Atomization.

 

Contact Information

Office

838, 6th Main Road, West of Chord Road 2nd Stage, Near Modi Hospital, Bengaluru 560086

Tel: 080-23494658
Cell: 9449004658

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Education

  • B.Tech (Hons), Aeronautical engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1971
  • Ph.D., Aeronautical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1976

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Young scientist Exhange Award( British Council)
  • International Foreign Scholar Fellowship ( Hosei Univdersity, Tokyo)
  • Excellence in Research Award ( Indian Institute of Science)
  • Visiting Professorships
  • Best Research Paper Awards in Conferences

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated VII: Aerospace Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2004


Year of Birth: 1949