Dr. Kandasamy Tamilmani

DISTINGUISHED SCIENTIST & DIRECTOR GENERAL (AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS), DRDO, MIN OF DEFENCE

Areas of Interest:

DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF MILITARY AIRCRAFT, UAV, ENGINES, AWACS, AWE&C, AIRSHIP, AEROSTATS, PARACHUTES, INDIGENISATION,AIRWORTHINESS & CERTIFICATION.

Specialization:

AIRBORNE PLATFORM DESIGN OPTIMISATION, AIRWORTHINESS CERTIFICATION

Consultancy Areas:

DESIGN AUDIT FOR AIRBORNE STORES AND PLATFORMS, CERTIFICATION.

 

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:

INDIGENOUS DEVELOPMENT OF AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING SYSTEM, CERTIFICATION OF LCA TEJAS AND ALH, CERTIFICATION OF UPGRADES ON JAGUAR, NAVAL AIRCRAFT, INDIGENISATION OF CRITICAL STORES FOR AIRCAFT, HELECOPTERE ETC..

Professional Experience:

  • PROJECT DIRECTOR AWE&C
  • DIRECTOR CABS
  • CHIEF EXECUTIVE CEMILAC
  • DIRECTOR GENERAL (AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS).

Keywords:

MILITARY AIRCRAFT, UAV, ENGINES, AWACS, AWE&C, AIRSHIP, AEROSTATS, PARACHUTES, INDIGENISATION,AIRWORTHINESS & CERTIFICATION.

 

Contact Information

Office

Dept. of Civil Engineering
IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai-400076

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Education

  • Ph.D., IIT Kanpur, Geotechnical Engineering, 1993
  • M.Tech., IIT Kanpur, Geotechnical Engineering, 1989
  • B.Tech., IIT Kanpur, Civil Engineering, 1986

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • John R. Booker Excellence Award-2011
  • The International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) SIGNIFICANT JUNIOR/SENIOR Paper Award (2005).
  • 2003 SP Research Award, SP Foundation, Rolla, MO, USA.
  • Career Award for Young Teachers, 1997 to 2000. All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

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INAE Section Affiliated To: Section I: Civil Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2010


Year of Birth: 1965