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The Uncertainty Laboratory

Location:  MSB 108
Mechanical Science Block
Department of Applied Mechanics
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Email: uncertaintylab.iitm@gmail.com
Phone: +91 44 2257 5071

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Present Members

Postdocs

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Dr. Mahashweta Patra
PhD (IISER, Kolkata)

Smooth discontinuous maps

PhD Students

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Aasifa Rounak
PhD Student

Stochastic analysis of systems with discontinuous nonlinearities
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Rahul Kumar
PhD Student

Stochastic reduced order modelling in mistuned rotors

Co-guide: Prof S Faruque Ali, Applied Mechanics

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Saranya Biswas
PhD Student

The effect of noise on the stability of nonlinear dynamical systems

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Vineeth Reddy
PhD Student (External)

Stochastic methods in modelling and predicting material behaviour and life estimation

Co-guide:  Prof Ilaksh Adlakha, Applied Mechanics

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Rajanya Chatterjee
PhD Student

Bladeless wind energy harvesters

Co-guide: Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg

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Rahul Das
PhD Student

Targeted energy transfer in nonlinear dynamical systems

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Dhrubajyoti Biswas
PhD Student (Physics)

Nonlinear dynamics of networks

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Co-guide: Prof Vaibhav Madhok, Physics

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Samana P
PhD Student

Stochastic nonlinear dynamics

Co-guide:Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg

MS Students 

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Avisha Ghorpade
MS Student

Modelling of buffeting in fluid-structure interaction problems

Co-guide:Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg
Placement: Eaton


Former Postdocs

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Jithin Jith
Post-doctoral Researcher (2018-2019)

Stochastic modelling of buffeting in fin structures

Placement: Schlumberger

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Dheelibun W Remigius
Post-doctoral Researcher (2018)

Intermittency in rotating discs in compresisble bounded fluid medium

Co-guide: Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg

Placement Post-doctoral Researcher
Technical University of Denmark


Graduated PhD Students

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S Krishnakumar
PhD (Thesis submitted: October 2019)

Multiplicative noise induced intermittency in fluid-elastic dynamical systems

Placement: Post-doc at Center for Atmospheric Science, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore

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Chandan Bose
PhD (2019)

Dynamical analysis of unsteady flow phenomena around flapping wings 

Co-guide:  Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg
Placement: Post-doc at University of Leige, Belgium
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Jithin Jith 
PhD (2018)
Acousto-elastic interactions in high pressure centrifugal compressors

Co-guide: Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg 

Placement: Schlumberger

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Hridya P
PhD (2018)
Reduced order modelling in stochastically parametered vibrating fluid structure interaction systems

Co-guide: Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg

Placement: Post doctoral researcher, Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science

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J Venkatramani
PhD (2018)
Intermittency in pitch-plunge aeroleastic systems

Co-guide: Prof Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engineering

Placement: Assistant Professor, 
Mechanical Engg, Shiv Nadar University, Noida.

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Pankaj Kumar
PhD (2017) 
Investigations into the bifurcation of stochastically excited nonlinear oscillators

Co-guide: Prof S Narayanan, Mechanical Engg

Placement: Senior Scientist
Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited, India (External Registrant)

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Y Appalanaidu
PhD (2016)
Stochastic damage growth in circular pipes carruing high temperature fluids

Placement: Associate Professor
Mechanical Engg, Vellore Institute of Technology

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P Sasikumar
PhD (2015)
Uncertainty quantification and reliability analysis of laminated composite structures with spatial random inhomogeneities

Placement: Scientist
 Vikram Sarabhai Space Center
Trivandrum, India (External Registrant)


Graduated MS students

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N Ganesh
MS (2013)
A spectral approach to time variant reliability analysis of randomly excited nonlinear vibrating systems

Placement: Design Engineer
 TVS Motors, Bangalore

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Rangaraj Pandurangan
MS (2013)
Polynomial chaos in bootstrap particle filtering for system identification

Co-guide: Prof Abhijit Chaudhuri, Applied Mechanics
Placement: General Electric, Bangalore.
Currently in Benz,  Bangalore

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Bharat Pokale
MS (2013)
An experimental study on system identification in beams for vibration measurements

Placement: Assistant Professor
Hindustan Univeristy, Chennai.

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R Rangaraj
MS (2012)
Identification of fatigue cracks in vibrating beams using particle filtering algorithm

Co-guide: Prof Anuradha Banerjee, Applied Mechanics

Placement: Senior Engineer
Asok Leyland Motors, Chennai. (External Registrant)


Graduated M.Tech/ Dual Degree Students

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Devarkonda Chandrasekhar Yashwant
M.Tech Student (2019) Applied Mechanics

Numerical investigations into fluid-structure interactions 

Placement: K12 Techno Service Private Limited, Bangalore


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Siddhesh Godbole
Dual Degree (2015): Civil & Applid Mechanics
Parallelization in uncertainty quantification analysis in large order dynamical systems 

Placement:  PhD Student,
University of Melbourne, Australia

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Vighnesh Ambetkar
Dual Degree (2015): Naval Architecture & Applied Mechanics
A saddlepoint approach to estimating crossing statistics for random processes 

Placement:  Indian Register for Shipping
At present: DNV GL

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Jainendra Dubey
M.Tech (2015): Applied Mechanics
Interfacing comercial softwares for uncertainty quantification in fluid structure interaction problems

Placement: Scientist F,
Indira Gandhi Center for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam (External Registrant)

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Anindya Roy
M. Tech (2014): Applied Mechanics

Development of stochastic FEM based methodlogy for uncertainty quantification in structures with non-Gaussian inhomogenieties

Placement:  PhD Student,
Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands.

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T Sravan Kumar
Dual Degree (2014): Civil Engg & Applied Mechanics

Numerical studies on noisy Lorentz attractor

Placement:  Risk Analyst,
Nomura Services India Pvt Ltd

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Abhishek Ghiya
M. Tech (2013): Applied Mechanics

Energy harvesting from wind vibrations

Placement:  Scientist,
Defence Research Development Organization, Pune (External Registrant)

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Kaushik Mohan
Dual Degree (2013): Naval Architecture & Applied Mechanics

Multivariate extreme value distributions for vector LMA processes

Placement:  Deutsche Bank
Later: New York University

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Abhishek Venketesweran
Dual Degree (2013): Aerospace Engineering

Polynomial chaos in multiscale modelling of uncertainties in composite structures

Placement:  PhD Student,
State Univeristy of New York, Buffalo

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Jithin Jith
Dual Degree (2012): Naval Architecture & Applied Mechanics

Crossing statistics of second order response of structures subjected to LMA loadings 

Placement: PhD Student, IIT Madras

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Yash Vyas
Dual Degree (2012): Civil Engg & Applied Mechanics

Modelling of uncertainties and analysis os stochastic damage growth in structural systems 

Placement:  Wipro Technologies,
Financial and banking sector
Later: Stanford University

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Lokeshwar Rao M
M.Tech (2011): Applied Mechanics

Parameter estimation in vibrating structures using particle filtering algorithm

Placement: General Electric, Bangalore

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Radhika Nair
M.Tech  (2010): Applied Mechanics

Damage detection in aging vibrating structures using a probabilistic method.

Placement:  PhD Student, IISc Bangalore
At present: Faculty at LBS Institute of Technology for Women, Trivandrum

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Rajasekhar Reddy
Dual Degree (2009): Mechanical Engineering

Stochastic Hopf bifurcation of a 2-dimensional turbine blade in randomly fluctuating flow 

Placement:  Headstrong, Hyderabad
At present: HealthLucid, Bangalore

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Manoj Kattaminchi
M. Tech (2009): Applied Mechanics

Uncertainty quantification of natural frequencies of jointed segments of aerospace vehicles 

Placement:  Scientist,
Defence Research Development Organization, Hyderabad (External Registrant)

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Naajein Cherat
M. Tech (2009): Applied Mechanics

Stochastic fatigue crack growth in randomly vibrating structures

Placement:  General Electric, Bangalore


Former Students & Research Associates

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Ramakrishna Kuppa
2011-2019
Crossing statistics of non-Gaussian random processes
Affiliation: Sreenidhi Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (External Registrant)

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Bidhayak Goswami
2017-2018
Placement:
PhD Student, IIT Kanpur

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Indranil Hazra
2016-2017
Placement: PhD Student, University of Waterloo, Canada

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Sreelekha Etikyala
2015-2017
Placement: PhD Student, Chalmers University, Sweden

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V Srinivasan
2008-2010
Placement:  Eaton
At present: Aptiv Technical Center India