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Dr. S.A.V. Satya Murty
Director Research - VMRF
Dr. S.A.V Satya Murty is currently working as Director Research in Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (A Deemed to be University). Prior to joining VMRF, Dr. Satya Murty worked as Distinguished Scientist & Director of Indira Gandhi Centre of Atomic Research, Kalpakkam, the second largest R&D institute of Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India. Prior to that he held various senior Positions in IGCAR and has an excellent R&D career. Subsequent to his superannuation, he held Raja Ramanna Fellowship for two years.
Dr. Satya Murty had a distinguished academic career. He did his B.Tech from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University and was awarded Gold Medal for getting University First Rank. Subsequently he did one year Orientation Course in Nuclear Science & Technology at the training school of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre and was awarded Homi Bhabha Award for getting First Rank. He did his Ph.D from Homi Bhabha National Institute.
He has more than 200 Publications in peer reviewed Journals and international & national conferences, Four book chapters, many design reports etc. He is the Editor of Two International Journals and one national journal.
Dr. Satya Murty was conferred many awards including INS Outstanding Service Award 2011 from Indian Nuclear Society in the category of Nuclear Reactor Technology including Reactor Safety, Group Achievement award as Group Leader in the years 2011, 2012, 2014 from DAE, Life Time Achievement Award by Institute of Engineers (Kalpakkam Chapter) in the year 2016.
Dr. S. Suriyanarayanan
DEPUTY DIRECTOR RESEARCH, VMRF
Dr. S. Suriyanarayanan. M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D is the Deputy Director Research of VMRF- Deemed to be University. As Deputy Director, Dr.Suriyanarayanan overseeing the implementation and delivery of the Research and Impact strategy and providing a comprehensive, high quality research planning function to the University and it s constituent colleges. Prior to this position, Dr. Suriyanarayanan served as Project coordinator, Faculty, Head of the department (I/c) at the Department of Water and Health, JSS University, Mysuru, India. He also served as Science Officer for SCOPE Beijing Office, RCEES, Beijing, China from April 2015 – March 2017.
He has research experiences in the areas of Environmental Monitoring, Radiation Ecology and Environmental Microbiology. He is an active member of scientific societies and other membership bodies.
He is a recipient of Young Scientist research grant award from SERB, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. He secured the prestigious award of visiting scientist fellowship of Chinese Academy of Sciences during the year 2016-2017.Dr.Suriyanarayanan has been a visiting faculty to Faculty of Sciences, KhonKaen University, Thailand.
He was recognised as Chairperson for Many national and International conferences. Also serving as Editorial Board Member for peer reviewed Journals. Dr.Suriyanarayanan has participated in more than 20 national and international conferences and presented papers. He published more than 40 research articles in National and International Journals.
Dr. R. Jaichandran
DEPUTY DIRECTOR RESEARCH, VMRF
Dr. R. Jaichandran is working as a Deputy Director Research of VMRF- Deemed to be University & Professor in the department of Computer Science Engineering, Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology.
He has 13 years of experience in academics, research, and development activities.
His area of interest includes Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things (IoT), Ethical Hacking, Big data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, etc.,
Published 33 research papers in referred Journals and Conferences.
Delivered 33 Special lecturers in various reputed organizations in topics like Ethical Hacking, Big data Analysis, Internet of Things (IOT), Cloud Computing, Networking etc,.
Attended 55 Seminars/Workshops/Faculty development programs conducted by various reputed Organizations.
Received Project grants from reputed organizations like Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, and Computer Society of India.
He is also Peer Review member in various reputed international journals and Conferences.
Many of his research papers have international citations.
Received TESFA-2017-Best Researcher Award (Award Received from Honorable Chief Minister of Pondicherry Thiru V. Narayanasamy).
Awarded A+ Grade in Infosys Campus Connect Program.
Project guided by him is selected as Regional Winner (South Zone) in AICTE-ECI-ISTE Chhatra Vishwakarma Award 2018.
Won Best Project Award in VISAI 2013 – 3rd International Project Competition and Exhibition
He is a recognized supervisor for Ph.D Program in computer science & engineering in VMRF.
Guiding Ph.D students in emerging areas of computer science and engineering.
Member in following professional societies: International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT),Association of Computer Electronics and Electrical Engineering (ACEEE),International Association of Engineers (IAENG), Computer Society of India (CSI),Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE),Cyber Society of India.
Research Coordinator , AVIT
Dr.D.S.Vijayan, B.Tech., M.E., Ph.D, is working as a research coordinator and associate professor in the department of Civil Engineering, Aaurupadai Veedu Institute of Technology. He has 13 years of experience as an academic, researcher, reviewer, editor, innovator, and consultant. It includes things like pre-stressed concrete, structural health monitoring (SHM), Sustainable materials in concrete, geo-polymer composite materials used to keep soil in place, and more.
Dr. D.S. Vijayan has published 60 international research papers and 12 national research papers. He has six patents to his credit and has attended 23 national and international workshops. He has also attended more than 175 online webinars and completed 40 online courses in coursera, ATAL FDP, etc. He has reviewed 134 research articles from leading journals like Elsevier journals, Scopus, etc. He has 2 years of industrial and 11 years of teaching experience.
He is a life member of ICI (Indian Concrete Institute), ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education), InSc Life member, Institution of Engineers (India) [IEI] life member from 2019 and ASCE (American Society for Civil Engineering). He is a Certified Registered Engineer (Grade I) from Greater Chennai Corporation from 2019 to 2024 and a Certified Registered Structural Engineer (Grade I) from CMDA (Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority) from 2019 to 2024. Besides that, he is also a member of the Institution of Engineers (India) [IEI].
He supervises one Ph.D. research scholar full-time and two part-time research scholars. His current areas of research include Structural Heath Monitoring (SHM), Geopolymer Stabilized Expansive Soils, Bottom Ash, Pre-stressed Concrete, etc.