Name Dr. K. VASUDEVAN
Designation Professor and Head
Address Department of Electronics
Cochin University of Science & Technology
Cochin – 682 022.
Educational Qualification M.Sc. 1976, Ph.D. Microwave Antennas – 1982
(Cochin University of Science and Technolgy)
Designation & University
Lecturer, St. Alberts College, Ernakulam
1980 – 1985
Lecturer in Electronics, Cochin University of Science & Technology
1985 – 1989
Reader in Electronics, Cochin University of Science & Technology
1989 – 1995
Professor in Electronics, Cochin University of Science & Technology
1995 – till date
Visiting Assignments :
(i) Participated in the IEEE APS International Symposium at Syracus University, USA and presented a paper in June 1988.
(ii) Visited Moscow in Russia and Yerewan in Armeni for two months in 1989 under Indo-USSR Cultural Exchange Programme.
(iii) Visited Triesti in Italy for attending International Workshop on Radio Communication during February – March 1993
Details of Sponsored Projects undertaken :
Establishment of Centre for
Investigation on high Tc super-
Conductivity MICs and transmission
Development of RCS reduction
technique using strip grating
Establishment of a Centre for MIC
Design and development of a slot
Line leaky wave antenna
Preparation, Characterisation and
Properties of Ba(B1/3b2/3)O3
Microwave Ceramic Resonators
Investigations on Microwave
Characerisation of Materials and
Complex Permittivity Measurements
In the Frequency Domain
Other Activities :
(i) Involved in the implementation of development projects of MHRD, New Delhi on Modernisation of Microwave laboratory of the Department (Total Financial Assistance of Rs.25 lakhs obtained from MHRD New Delhi from two projects.
(ii) Also involved in developing infrastructural facilities in Microwave Electronics under the COSIST programme (UGC assistance of about Rs.30 lakhs was obtained for development of infrastructural facilities in Microwave Electronics).
(iii) He has also deeply involved the organization of APSYM-biennial antennas and propagation symposium in 1988,1990,1992,1994,1996, 1998, 2000 and 2002.
Publication Over 70 research publication in International/
National Journals/Symposia Proceedings.
Fields of Interest : Microstrip antenna, Radar Cross Section
Studies, Microwave dielectric measurements,
Membership in Professional bodies : (i) Senior Member IEEE
(ii) Fellow, Institution of Electronics &
Telecommunication Engineering (India)
No. of students guided for Ph.D. Completed : 2 ; Ongoing : 2