Dr. K. Sarukesi
Dr. K. Sarukesi, formerly Vice-Chancellor, Hindustan University, Chennai has a distinguished career spanning nearly, 49 years. Graduating with a B.E. Mechanical Engineering from Annamalai University, he obtained his M.Sc.(Engg.) in Production Engineering, from PSG College of Technology, affiliated to Madras University. He earned University 1st rank in his M.Sc. (Engg.) and was awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship by the association of Commonwealth Universities, London for doing Ph. D. in U.K. and he completed his Ph.D. from University of Warwick, U.K. in the year 1982. His areas of specialization are Technological Information System, Computer Simulation, Computer Application, Manufacturing Systems, Expert Systems and knowledge Management. He has vast teaching experience in various universities in India as well in Abroad. He worked as a Commonwealth Expert on Informatics in various foreign Universities like University of Eduardo Mondlane, Mozambique, National University of Science & Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Institute of Finance Management, Tanzania. He has executed number of Consultancy Projects. He has been honored and awarded commendation for his work done in the field of Information Technology by the Government of Tamil Nadu. He is a member of various Technical Societies like Indian Society for Technical Education, Indian Institute of Non-Destructive Inspection Engineering, Association of Information System, U.S.A, Computer Society of India, and a Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India). He has published 135 research papers in International Conference / Journals including 60 in National Conferences / Journals.
He is very congenial and encourages the faculty members and students to identify and recognize their talents and helps them to develop into good professionals