Dr. R Ramakrishnan

Designation : Associate Professor Grade 2
School / Centre : School of Mechanical Engineering
Department : Design & Automation

Educational Details

LS2N Lab, Ecole Centrale De Nantes France

Manufacturing Automation
Graduated in 2015

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras)

Graduated in 2014

Madras institute of technology, Anna University Chennai

Graduated in 2009

Anna University Chennai

Graduated in 2007

Research Details

Areas of Specialization
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Mechatronics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Robotics

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On-going Consultancy Project Details

Title Funding Agency
Digital lock International Consultancy Project - Haplet USA LLC

Ongoing Funded Project Details

Title Funding Agency
Artificial Intelligence Project on industrial automation systems SERB-DST-INDIA

Completed Funded Project Details

Title Funding Agency
Differently-abled friendly trike–NANBAN 2.0 - Product development RGEMS
NVIDIA GPU Grant NVIDIA Corporation, USA
Mitran 1.0 – an irregular surface levelling walker Global disability hub, London
Mitran 2.0 – surface leveling reconfigurable walker for stair/ramp claiming VIT-SPORIC & TBI
Design and development of Compact Digital Flow Control Unit Seed Grant (VIT)

Patent Published Details

Title Application No.
Surface levelling reconfigurable walker for stair/ramp climbing 201941030274
An energy efficient differently-abled friendly wheelchair with automatic transmission and steering control 201941009878
• HARE DOCK-A Unique Electronic Locking and Recharging System for Removable Securing 201841041756
• HARE WHEEL-A Unique Electric Vehicle Conversion/Retro Fitment Wheel 201841041755
• RECTRON CG- an Automated Lifting and Centre of Gravity Shifting Seat for the Differently-abled Wheelchair 2018414034478

Patent Granted Details

Title Application No.
Compact digital flow control unit 331235-001

Books / Book Chapters Published Details

Title Publisher Published Year
Development of Reaction Wheel Controlled Self-Balancing Bicycle for Improving Vehicle Stability Control Advances in Automotive Technologies, 978-981-15-5946-4, 483804_1_En 0
An Intelligent Energy Management Strategy for Electric Vehicle Battery/Ultra-capacitor Hybrid Storage System Using Machine Learning Approach Advances in Automotive Technologies, 978-981-15-5946-4, 483804_2_En 0

Awards & Recognitions Details

  • • Received NVIDIA GPU Grant for machine learning and deep learning projects from NVIDIA USA • Received APJ Abdul Kalam Award – 2016 for best researcher of the year (VIT) • Received Research Award for the Year 2019 & 2020 (VIT) • Received Research Award f