vijay2028

▌ Dr. Vijayakumar Rajagopalan


 

Associate Professor

DOE 309

vijay2028@iitm.ac.in

+91 44 22574829


Research Areas


Computational fluid dynamics applications related to ships and floating bodies, Experimental hydrodynamics for floating bodies, Development of autonomous underwater vehicle and gliders, Energy saving devices to improve propulsive efficiencies of ships, Ship – helicopter interface, Development of silent propellers


PRO Attainments


Doctor of Philosophy
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi,

Master of Technology
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi,

Bachelor of Engineering
Cochin University of Science and Technology.

 

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2021

Sindagi, S; Vijayakumar, R; Saxena, B K: Experimental parametric investigation to reduce drag of a scaled model of bulk carrier using BDR/ALS Technique. Journal of Ship Research, 65 (3), pp. 257-265, 2021, ISSN: 00224502. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Shukla, S; Singh, S N; Sinha, S S; Vijayakumar, R: Comparative assessment of URANS, SAS and DES turbulence modeling in the predictions of massively separated ship airwake characteristics. Ocean Engineering, 229 , 2021, ISSN: 00298018. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Rayaprolu, V S S; Vijayakumar, R: Sensitivity analysis of the turning motion of an underwater glider on the viscous hydrodynamic coefficients. Defence Science Journal, 71 (5), pp. 709-717, 2021, ISSN: 0011748X. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Kumar, Y Hemanth; Vijayakumar, R: Experimental Studies of Stern Flap Performance on a Transform Stern High-Speed Displacement Vessel. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 106 LNCE , pp. 529-540, 2021, ISSN: 23662557. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Kumar, S; Vijayakumar, R: CFD Study of Coupled Flow due to Frigate Airwake and Helicopter Rotor Downwash on Flight Deck. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, 106 LNCE , pp. 511-527, 2021, ISSN: 23662557. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

Sindagi, S; Vijayakumar, R; Saxena, B K: Experimental investigation on ship’s model in carrying out energy economics of BDR/ALS methodology. Ships and Offshore Structures, 2021, ISSN: 17445302. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

2020

Joe, D; Vijayakumar, R: Numerical study of acoustic characteristics of a marine propeller in non-uniform flow. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2020, ISBN: 9781728154466. (Type: Conference | Links | BibTeX)

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Work Experience

30 Sep 2019 - Current

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


Feb 2016

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


Jan 2012

Commander(Indian navy)
Adjunct Faculty Naval Construction Wing IIT Delhi


Oct 2009

Commander(Indian navy)Senior manager
Naval Dockyard (Mumbai)


Feb 2006

Commander(Indian navy)
Adjunct faculty Naval construction Wing IIT Delhi


Jun 2004

Lt Commander (Deputy Director)
Directorate of Naval Design(SSG) New Delhi


Oct 1998

Lieutenant (Deputy Manager)
Naval Dockyard (Visakapatnam)