Head of Department

Rajendran T K

M. Sc. Engineering (Mechanical), FIE
Chartered Engineer of Institution of Engineers

Previous Experience :27 years of R&D experience as Scientist/ Engineer at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Indian Space research organization, Department of space.
Job description: Quality Assurance and certification of launch vehicle systems.  

8 years of industrial experience as Senior scientific officer at Directorate of Technical development and production (Air), Ministry of Defence
Job description: Quality Assurance and certification of Military Aircraft engines manufactured at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL, Koraput & HAL, Bangalore).

Areas of Interest : Facility operation and management of Environmental test facilities for carrying out Thermo-vacuum tests, Thermal cycling tests, Humidity tests, Vacuum tests, Helium leak tests, Pneumatic pressure tests, Dynamic balancing test etc. for Qualification of Launch vehicle systems for Space applications.
Contact Details : rajendrantk@vidyaacademy.ac.in (+91) 4885 287751/52 Ext : 191