Dr. G. Satheesh Kumar joined SSN College of Engineering on 20th June 2014 as Associate Professor.
Dr. Satheesh Kumar completed B.E (Mech. Engg) from Government College of Engineering in 1998. He completed his M.E (Mfg. Tech) from REC, Trichy in the year 2000 and went on to do his Ph.D in Robotics from IIT, Madras.
After his Ph.D he worked as Senior Project Officer on an MHRD sponsored project “Virtual Remote Robotics Laboratory” at IITM. Prior to joining SSN, he was with Velammal Engineering College as Associate Professor simultaneously serving as a research council member for Velammal Engineering College and also received funding for two seminar grants and one travel grant from AICTE.
His areas of interest include:
- Parallel Manipulators and
- Kinematics & Dynamics
He has to his credit 21 publications in international journals and international / national conferences. He has also authored a chapter in the book titled “New Development of Manufacturing Robotic Systems and Automation”. And he has one patent (awaiting examination) to his credit.
He has organized and developed modules for conducting workshop on Robotics for both school children and for college students and successfully conducted it in places like Birla planetarium, IIIT Hyderabad, IITM and Schools in Villages
He has delivered atleast 25 invited lectures on Robotics, apart from being a jury in robotic competitions, and have organized Indian National Robot Olympiad for school children in collaboration with LEGO. He has also organized a conference related to Patenting system in India.