Dr. K S Ravichandran

A Ph.D from IIT Kanpur in Transonic Aerodynamics, A Master’s from IIT-Madras and a B.Tech from NIT Durgapur is a person with > 35 years of core experience in Computational Fluid Mechanics. Dr. K S Ravichandran is a well know expert in CFD, working for nearly two decades with NAL (National Aerospace Lab), then worked at GE R&D, Safran, DaimlerChrysler Research and Technology and most recently was heading the IngersolRand Engineering Center in India. An extremely well accomplished CFD researcher and engineer with many national and international publications in Journals and conferences of high repute, key note speaker in many CFD conferences and a key consultant. Currently Dr. Ravichandran is a PESIT Chair Professor in Computational Fluid Dynamics at PESU CORI, guiding many
UG and PG students at PESU.


Dr. B S Madhusudan

A Ph.D from IIT-Madras in the field of structural engineering and optimization. Dr. B S Madhusudan is a well accomplished aerospace researcher and engineer in the field of structures and computational mechanics. Dr. B S Madhusudan has over 25 years of experience in the domain having worked with NAL, then at GE Welch Technology Center, heading the Infosys aerospace group, Vice President of global engineering at Quest and now Professor, Computational Mechanics at PESU CORI. Dr. B S Madhusudan has worked with the likes of all major OEM’s, has helped establish and manage large groups in engineering and brings with him enormous industry know how, management and leadership skills to CARE.

Dr. B S Madhusudan also has published many articles in reputed Journals and conferences and an invited speaker at many engineering conferences worldwide.


Dr. K S Venkatesha

A Ph.D from IISc in the field of aerospace engineering. Dr. K S Venkatesha is a well accomplished aerospace researcher and engineer in the field of themo-structural analysis, life management of gas turbines, composite materials and in particular fatigue and damage tolerance of aircraft structures. Dr. K S Venkatesha has over 20 years of experience in the domain having worked with EMRC, then at GE aircraft engies group, leading Infosys’s fatigue and damage tolerance group, and now Professor, Computational Mechanics at PESU. Dr. K S Venkatesha also has published many articles in reputed Journals and conferences and an invited speaker at many engineering conferences worldwide.


Mrs. Lalith Anil

An electrical engineer by profession, is the executive director of EKO Vehicles, pioneers for over 40 years in electric and hybrid two wheeled vehicles. Mrs. Lalith Anil comes with a wide range of experience from technical to managerial and operations. Mrs. Lalith Anil has helped set up the electric and hybrid vehicle lab along wit EKO Vehicles. Mrs. Lalith Anil guides a team of multi-disciplinary students, working on various aspects of electric and hybrid vehicle technology.