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Engineering educator

Rathakrishnan Ethirajan, Indian engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Institute Engineers India. Fellow: Institute Engineers; member: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Indian Society Technology Education, Aerospace Society India.

Background

Ethirajan, Rathakrishnan was born on May 25, 1953 in Kancheepuram, India. Son of Ethirajan and Andal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Madras University, 1973. Degree, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Madras, 1976. Master in Technology, IIT Madras, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy, IIT Madras, 1986.

Career

Lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India, 1983—1986. From assistant professor to professor IIT Kampur, Kampur, India, 1987—1997, professor, since 1997. Consultant Indian Space Research Organization, India, 1998—2000, DRD Laboratory, Hyderabad, India, since 2001.

Visiting professor HTG, Göttingen, Germany, 1998—1999.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Institute Engineers India.

Works

Membership

Fellow: Institute Engineers. Member: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Indian Society Technology Education, Aerospace Society India.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing poems in Tamil.

Connections

Married Gajalakshmi Ethirajan. 1 child R. Bhaskaran.

father:
Ethirajan Andal

mother:
Andal

spouse:
Gajalakshmi Ethirajan

child:
R. Bhaskaran Ethirajan