Address

410 Machine Design Section Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Madras, Chennai, TN, India 600036

Contact Information

Call: 91 (44) 2257 4741

Email: prajagopal@iitm.ac.in

Dr Prabhu Rajagopal

Associate Professor

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Biography

A gritty worker, I am enthused by the application of wave mechanics to real-world sensing, monitoringand process control applications.

Education

  1. 2003-2007

    PhD in Ultrasonic NDE

    Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Laboratory, Mechanical Engineering Department, Imperial College London
  2. 1998-2003

    Dual Degree (B.Tech + M.Tech)

    Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Professional Appointments

  1. August 2014 - present
    Associate Professor
    Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
  2. Dec 2010 - July 2014
    Assistant Professor
    Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
  3. 2007-2010
    Postdoctoral Research Associate
    Imperial College London, UK

Awards & Prizes

  • 2017
    ISSS Young Scientist Award
    Institute of Smart Structures and Systems, IISc Bangalore
  • 2016
    National Design Award
    National Design & Research Forum of the Institution of Engineers (India)
  • 2016
    National Young Scientist Award
    Indian Society for Nondestructive Testing (ISNT)
  • 2017
    IIT Madras B&KA prize
    IIT Madras
  • 2015
    IIT Madras J.C. Bose Best Patent prize
    IIT Madras
  • 2014
    IIT Madras B&KA prize
    IIT Madras
  • 2014
    Shastri Indo-Canadian Research Grant