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researcher , Engineering educator

Renuganth Varatharajoo, engineering educator, researcher. Registered engineer, Board Engineers Malaysia, Achievements include invention of spacecraft with a thermal control system; patents pending for spacecraft with an attitude control system. Vol. charity ATMA Center, Kuala Lumpur, 2003; Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Background

Varatharajoo, Renuganth Son of Varatharajoo Marimuthu and Vilaychi Muthan.

Education

Diploma in mechanical engineering, University of Technology Malaysia, Johor, 1994. Bachelor in Mechanical and Robotics, Institute of Technology Bandung, Indonesia, 1996. Master in Satellites and Launchers, Ecole National Supérieure de l'Aéronautique et de l' Espace, Toulouse, France, 1998.

Doctor of Philosophy in Spacecraft Systems, Technology University Dresden, Germany, 2003.

Career

Research fellow Ecole National Supérieure de l'Aéronautique et de l' Espace, Toulouse, 1997—1998. Trainee space engineer Astrium Space Company, 1997—1998. Research fellow Technology University Dresden, 1999—2003.

Junior lecturer University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, 1997—2003, lecturer, researcher, since 2003. Education consultant Creative Science, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Registered engineer, Board Engineers Malaysia, Achievements include invention of spacecraft with a thermal control system. Patents pending for spacecraft with an attitude control system.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Synergisms for Spacecraft Attitude Control System. Contributor articles to professional journals (International Academy of Astronautics Symposium award, 2003).

Membership

Vol. charity ATMA Center, Kuala Lumpur, 2003. Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying small aircraft, scuba diving, tennis, endurance training.

Connections

father:
Varatharajoo Marimuthu

mother:
Vilaychi Muthan