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M. Ravindranath Nayak Edit Profile

researcher , aerospace scientist

M. Ravindranath Nayak, Indian aerospace scientist, researcher. Achievements include research in moored and drifting buoys. Recipient State Science award, 1965; National Science Talent scholar, Govt.of India, 1965-1971. Director telescope design District S.K. Science Clubs, India; Member of Institute Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers.

Background

Nayak, M. Ravindranath was born on December 2, 1947 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Son of Sadananada and Mukta Nayak.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Managlore University, India, 1998.

Career

Scientist National Institute Oceanography, Dona Paula, India, 1972—1976. Head aerospace electronics division National Aerospace Labs, Bangalore, 1976—2004, head aerospace electronics and system division, since 2004. Management and administration advisor to director National Aerospace Labs Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Bangalore, India, since 2004, head technical secretariat.

With Army National Cadet Corps, 1961-1964.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in moored and drifting buoys.

Membership

Director telescope design District S.K. Science Clubs, India. Member of Institute Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers.

Connections

Married Ravikala Kamath, June 4, 1975. Children: Rashmi Baliaga, Ramya Pai.

father:
Sadananada Nayak

mother:
Mukta Nayak

spouse:
Ravikala Kamath

child:
Rashmi Baliaga Nayak

child:
Ramya Pai Nayak