Dr. Gowthaman Swaminathan

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: North Carolina A&T State University

Research Interests: Polymers and composites , Nanomaterials , High temperature foams , Experimental mechanics

E-mail: gowthaman@iiitdm.ac.in

Dr. Jayabal K

Associate Professor

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests: Computational Mechanics, Finite Element Methods, Material Modelling, Smart Materials and Structures


E-mail: jayabal@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476362 | Room No: Faculty Room No: 2, Admin Building


Dr. Jayavel S

Associate Professor

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests: Computational Fluid Dynamics , Fluid and Thermal Sciences

E-mail: sjv@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476352 | Room No: 109F


Dr. P. Kalpana

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests:  Operations Research, Supply Chain Coordination, Logistics and Distribution Systems Management, Transport Network Optimization, Scheduling, Forecasting, Inventory Management, Game theory

E-mail: kalpana@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476386 | Room No: A019

Dr Karthic Narayanan R

Visiting Faculty

Ph.D: Nanyang Technological University

Research Interests: Manufacturing Process , Mechanical behavior of nano materials , Solar PV stress analysis

E-mail: karthicnarayanan@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476372


Dr. Pandithevan P

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Research Interests: Geometric Modelling and CAD , Design for Additive Manufacturing , Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering , Orthopaedic Surgery and Planning , Experimental and Computational Biomechanics , Computational Geometry


E-mail: ppthevan@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476351 | Room No: 109-K, First Floor [Laboratory Complex]

Dr. Raguraman Munusamy

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: Indian Institute of Science

Research Interests: Multi-scale modelling of lightweight materials – metals, composites, honeycomb and hybrid structures , Design of experimental facilities , Design for blast, ballistic impact, fan blade off, bird strike and crashworthiness , Modelling of advanced manufacturing and 3D printing processes , Integration of IoT and additive manufacturing for design innovations , DFMA – tolerance analysis

E-mail: raguraman.munusamy@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476380 | Room No: A-305

Dr. Raja B

Associate Professor and Head of the Department

Ph.D: College of Engg, Guindy, Anna University

Research Interests: Enhanced heat transfer , Thermal measurements , Electronic cooling systems , Food Processing Techniques and Design , Product design


E-mail: rajab@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476355


Dr Senthilkumaran K

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: IIT Delhi

Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing , Sustainable Manufacturing , Smart Manufacturing


E-mail: skumaran@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476364 | Room No: Faculty #2, Admin Bldg.,

Dr. Shahul Hamid Khan

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: NIT Trichy

Research Interests: Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing , Integrated management of the supply chain , Logistics and Distribution Management , Product Recovery and Remanufacturing , Product Life-Cycle Management


E-mail: bshahul@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476344


Dr. Siva Prasad AVS

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: IIT Kanpur

Research Interests: Damage Mechanics , Dynamic Behaviour of Materials , Meshless Methods


E-mail: avs@iiitdm.ac.in | Room No: Faculty Room No. 4

Dr. Sreekumar M

Associate Professor

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests: Robotics , Serial and Parallel Mechanisms , Compliant Mechanisms , Smart Materials and Smart Structures , Fuzzy Control , Biomimetics and Biomechanics


E-mail: msk@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-2747 6357


Dr. Shubhankar Chakraborty

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Research Interests: Heat Transfer, Multiphase flow, Multisensor measurement and data fusion, image processing


E-mail: shubhankar@iiitdm.ac.in | Room No: Faculty Room 4


Dr. Sudhir Varadarajan

Visiting Faculty

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests: Complex responsive processes in design and innovation , Managing the fuzzy front-end of product/service innovation , Methodologies and tools for conceptual design


E-mail: sudhir@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476366 | Room No: North Wing, 3rd Floor, Admin Block



Dr. Venkata Timmaraju Mallina

Assistant Professor

Ph.D: IIT Madras

Research Interests: Mathematical Modeling of Materials Behavior , Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering materials , Engineering Design with Polymers and Composites


E-mail: vtmallina@iiitdm.ac.in | Ph: +91-44-27476325