Dr.Krishnasamy.T Selvan B.E., M.E., Ph.D.,

Email : selvankt@ssn.edu.in
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PhD (Antenna theory): Jadavpur University, 2002

MS (Electronics & Control): Birla Institute of Technology and Science, 1996

PGCHE (Higher education): University of Nottingham, 2007

BE(Hons) (Electronics & Communication): Madurai Kamaraj University, 1987

Current and past positions:

June 2012 – present:                                     Professor, SSN College of Engineering
February 2005 – June 2012:                       Associate Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
January 1988 – February 2005:               SAMEER – Centre for Electromagnetics
Scientific Officer ‘SC’ at the time of joining
Scientist ‘E’ at the time of leaving

Professional Recognition/Roles:

  • Founding Chair, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) Madras Chapter
  • IEEE AP-S Region 10 Distinguished Speaker 2015-16
  • Senior Member, IEEE
  • Member, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) Education Committee (2006-2018) and Educational Initiatives Subcommittee (2015-2017)
  • Academic Editor, International Journal of Antennas and Propagation (2006 – 2014)
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering (2006 – 2011)
  • Visiting Scholar, George Green Institute for Electromagnetic Research, Nottingham, UK (August – September 2009)
  • UNDP Fellow, RFI Industries, Australia (February – April 1994)
  • Reviewer, major international and national journals
  • Conference roles:
    Publications Chair, 2014 IEEE International Microwave and RF Symposium (Bangalore)
    Student Paper Contest Co-Chair, 2013 IEEE Applied EM Conference (Bhubaneswar)
    Technical Programme Co-Chair, 2011 IEEE Applied EM Conference (Kolkata)

Past PhD Students:

Dr. Belle Pei Cheng, Associate Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
Dr. Chin Yeng Tan, Staff Antenna Engineer, GoPro, California, USA
Dr. GnanamGnanagurunathan, Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

Current PhD students:

Ms. M. Akila
Mr. S. Raj Kumar
Mr. V. Lingasamy

Funded Projects (as Project Manager/Principal Investigator):

Bandwidth enhancement of reflectarray antennas (ISRO-RESPOND, 2017-2019)

Development of radar altimeter antenna (completed in 2003)

Development of bore sight reflector antenna (completed in 2002)

Indo-US collaborative research programme with NIST, USA (1994-1997)

Technical Interests:

Electromagnetics, Antenna theory, design and measurements, Electromagnetic education, Education

Personal Interests:

Classical music, Philosophy

 Courses teaching/taught:

Antenna Engineering
Signal Integrity
Antennas and Wave Propagation
Principles of Management
Electromagnetic Theory

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