Vivekanandan Jegadeesan

Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai-600036, Tamil nadu. D. O. B /AGE OBJECTIVE INTERESTS EDUCATION 5-12-1986/ 25 years NATIONALITY Email ID: Phone: +91-9994603600 Indian Seeking a profession in the field of aircraft propulsion and power generation, to develop new engine systems. Thermoacoustic instability, Pulse detonation engines and Optical diagnostics Master of Science, Aerospace Engineering (Jan 2009 - July 2012) Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai Title : Noise induced transition: An experimental investigation Advisor: Prof. R. I. Sujith

Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical (Jun 2004 - May 2008) K L N College of Engineering RELEVANT SKILLS • Velocity measurement : Laser Doppler Anemometry and Particle Image Velocimetry • Pressure measurement : Transducer and Microphone • High speed imaging and Chemiluminescence • LabVIEW : Medium level expertise • ProE and CATIA : Medium level expertise • MATLAB : Basics Mini projects • Telescopic optics system for CH* chemiluminescence measurement (Nov 2009 - Dec 2009) • Customized cooling jacket for pressure transducers was developed in-house to withstand temperatures up to 12000 C. (Jul 2010 - Oct 2010) • Integrated a high repetition rate laser system with a high speed camera system and developed a High speed Particle Image Velocimetry system (Mar 2011 - May2011) Administrative • Incharge of transfer station (waste management) for Combustion and Flow Diagnostics Lab. Involves segregation of reusable components from old experimental setup and inventory management. (Mar 2009 - Jan 2012) • Supervised a 700kg heavy lift and installation operation of compressor in the lab RELEVANT • Acoustic Instability in Aerospace propulsion • Combustion, explosion and detonation COURSES (SELECTED) • Combustion and flow diagnostics • Elements of gas dynamics and propulsion EMPLOYMENT Graduate Research student, IITM, Chennai. (Jan 2009 - Jun 2012) Graduate Engineer Trainee, General Motors Technical Center - India, General Motors India Private Limited, ITPL, Whitefield, Bangalore (Nov 2008 - Dec 2008) Graduate Trainee, Rane TRW steering systems Limited, Chennai (Aug 2008 - Nov 2008) AWARDS / • First place in paper presentation in Cars and Bots - 2007 National level symposium held at PRIZES M. J. College of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad. • Third place in Pragyan - 2007 National level technical quiz held at National Institute of Technology, Thiruchirapalli. TEACHING Conducted demonstration classes for the courses: EXPERIENCE • Acoustic instability in Aerospace propulsion, Instructor: Prof. R. I. Sujith • Combustion and flow diagnostics, Instructor: Prof. S.R. Chakravarthy PUBLICATION Jegadeesan, V. and Sujith, R. I. Experimental Investigation of Noise Induced Triggering in Thermoacoustic System, Accepted for presentation and proceedings of 34th International Symposium on Combustion, 2012, Warsaw, Poland. ( REFERENCES Dr. R. I. Sujith, Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engg., IITM; Dr. S. R. Chakravarthy, Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engg., IITM; Dr. T. Muruganandam, Asst Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engg., IITM;