▌ Dr. Suresh Rajendran


Assistant Professor

DOE 109

+91 44 22574830

Research Areas

Numerical modelling of fluid-structure interaction, Nonlinear ship dynamics and hydrodynamics, Hydroelasticity, Maneuvering in waves, Parametric rolling of ships

PRO Attainments

Doctor of Philosophy
Instituto Superior Tecnico, University of LIsbon, Portugal

Master of Science
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA

Bachelor of Engineering
Cochin University of Science and Technology


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Sandeepkumar, R; Rajendran, S; Mohan, R; Pascoal, A: A unified ship manoeuvring model with a nonlinear model predictive controller for path following in regular waves. Ocean Engineering, 243 , 2022, ISSN: 00298018. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Paramesh, S; Rajendran, S: A unified seakeeping and manoeuvring model with a PID controller for path following of a KVLCC2 tanker in regular waves. Applied Ocean Research, 116 , 2021, ISSN: 01411187. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Patil, N; Rajendran, S: A time-domain method for analyzing the ship roll stabilization based on active fin control. Ocean Systems Engineering, 11 (3), pp. 275-299, 2021, ISSN: 20936702. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Rajendran, S; Hassan, A S Ameer: Surf-riding and Broaching—A Numerical Investigation on the Vulnerability of Ships. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 106 LNCE , pp. 493-500, 2021, ISSN: 23662557. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Paramesh, S; Rajendran, S: Numerical investigation of the manoeuvring motions and trajectory tracking of a KVLCC2 tanker using PID controller in regular waves. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2020, ISBN: 9781728154466. (Type: Conference | Links | BibTeX)

Vijith, P P; Rajendran, S: Horizontal and torsional modes of an ultra large container ship (ULCS). 6B-2020 , American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2020, ISBN: 9780791884386. (Type: Conference | Links | BibTeX)


Rajendran, S; Soares, C Guedes: Effect of slamming and green water on short-term distribution of vertical bending moment of a containership in abnormal waves. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 22 , pp. 333-345, 2019, ISSN: 23662557. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

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Work Experience

Assitant Professor -Current

Department of Ocean Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai 600036 INDIA.

2015 December - 2017 June

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Instituto Superior Tecnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal