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educator , Electrical engineer

Angarai Ganesan Ramakrishnan, Indian electrical engineer, educator. Recipient of Manthan Award 2014 and Manthan Award 2015. Prof. M Anandakrishnan Award 2013. Sir Andrew Watt Kay Young Researcher award RCPS, 1992, Young Scientist award Government India, 1994.

Background

Ramakrishnan, Angarai Ganesan was born on February 14, 1958 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Son of K.S. Ganesan and Radha Ganesan.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering with honours, University Madras, India, 1980; Master in Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1982; Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, 1989.

Career

Senior project officer Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1985-1988. Researcher BPL India Limited, Bangalore, 1989-1990. Postdoctoral fellow Fetzer Institute, Kalamazoo, 1990-1991.

Research associate Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1992-1994, assistant professor, 1994—2002, associate professor, since 2002. Principal research scientist Hewlett Packard Labs, India, 2002—2003. Consultant Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, Bangalore, 1995—2002, Institute Aerospace Medicine, Bangalore, 1997—2002, Hewlett Packard Laboratories, India, 2003—2005.

Academic advisory committee Clinical Engineering Center, Bangalore, 1996—2001. Board of advisors for paramedical courses. All India Council Technology Education, 1998—2001. Conference chair International Conference on biomedical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2001. Conference Chair, Indian Conference on Computer Vision and Graphics, Indian Institute of Science, 2014.

Seminar leader Landmark Education, from 2004 to 2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Volunteer Voluntary Income Tax Agency, Kalamazoo, 1991. Fellow: Institution Electronics and Telecomm. Engineers, Institute Engineers India, member: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, Engineering Medicine Biology Society club advisor 1995—2000), Signal Processing Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Forum for Information Technology in Tamil (general council), Indian Association biomedical Scientists (Thangam Vasudevan award 1985), biomedical Engineering Society India (editor 1997—2001, president Bangalore chapter since 2000, president since 2002, India).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Philosophy, singing, music, yoga, relaxation therapy.

Connections

Married Gowri Kothandaraman, June 27, 1988. Children: Vyass, Mohan Shiva, Dhanwanthari.

father:
K. S. Ganesan - Indian - Income Tax Officer

A great humanist, full of compassion for humanity. Also, a very pious man.

mother:
Radha Ganesan - Indian - translator , author

Has translated Manku Thimmana Kagga by D V Gundappa as Aazhkadal Chippi, Dinakkondu Kathe as Dinam Oru Kathai, and Mahabharata Nooru Kathegalu from Kannada to Tamil. Authored "Vaazhwin Jothi", autobiography in Tamil. Other books are Kaliththiru Kalaippuraathe, Manai Matchi, Nadai Poduvom Nambikkaip Paathaiyil.

spouse:
Gowri Ramakrishnan - Indian - artist

One stroke painting, Glass painting, Fabric painting, Oil painting, Origami, Tanjore painting, Paper jewellery, other crafts.

child:
Vyass Ramakrishnan - Indian - musician , communication engineer

child:
Mohan Shiva Ramakrishnan - Indian - Eco-friendly architect

Likes to work with bamboo and other natural material. Architecture that blends with nature and less polluting.

child:
Dhanwanthari Ramakrishnan - Indian - computer science , football , Maths