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physicist , researcher

Selvarajan Venkataswamy, Indian physicist, researcher. Achievements include research in double helical trajectory of a charged particle reflected by a cusped magnetic field, characterization of plasma spray torch, properties of plasma sprayed coatings. Grantee Government India, 1991, 93, 95.

Background

Venkataswamy, Selvarajan was born on April 12, 1947 in Idigarai, Coimbatore, India. Son of Venkataswamy Rangaswamy and Sornammal (Rangaswamy) Venkataswamy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Government Arts College, Coimbatore, 1968. Master of Science in Physics, Peelamedu Samanaidu Govindaswamy Naidu College, Coimbatore, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Plasma Physics, University Madras, Trichy, India, 1981.

Career

Scientific assistant S. India Textile Research Association, Coimbatore, 1971-1973. Demonstrator Sri Pushpam College, Poondi, India, 1973-1977, assistant professor, 1977-1985. Lecturer Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, 1985-1987, reader, 1987-1993, professor, since 1993.

Member board studies postgraduate physics Bharathiar University, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in double helical trajectory of a charged particle reflected by a cusped magnetic field, characterization of plasma spray torch, properties of plasma sprayed coatings.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Referee Indian Journal Pure Applied Physics, 1994. Contributor articles to Computational Materials Science, Physics Plasmas, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Transactions.

Membership

President Maharani Avenue Residents Welfare Association, Coimbatore, 1995-1997. Member Plasma Science Society India (council 1997-1998), (member committee plasma physics teaching 1995), New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Pancharathinam Ramaswamy, September 2, 1982. Children: Vijay Venkatasamy, Aarthi.

father:
Venkataswamy Rangaswamy Venkataswamy

mother:
Sornammal (Rangaswamy) Venkataswamy

spouse:
Pancharathinam Ramaswamy

child:
Vijay Venkatasamy Venkataswamy

child:
Aarthi Venkataswamy