Ph. D in Optimization and Control, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka (2012 - 2017)
Title: “Terminal point control optimization of launch vehicle – A combined Gradient particle swarm approach”
M-Tech in Space Engineering, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka (2010 – 2012) – First class
MBA in Technology management, Alagappa University (Distance education), Tamilnadu – First class
B-Tech in Electronics and Communication, Kerala university, kerala (2006 – 2010) – First class
Higher Secondary School (2004 – 2006) – Distinction
Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) 2004 – First class
Worked as a project intern in ‘Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre’ (VSSC), ISRO, Trivandrum, Kerala - 695022 from 15th July 2011 to 31st May 2012.
Optimal control & optimization methods
Navigation Guidance and Control
International Journal Publications
Dileep M.V., Surekha Kamath, Vishnu G.Nair “Ascent phase trajectory optimization of launch vehicle using Theta-particle swarm optimization with different thrust scenarios” International Review of Aerospace Engineering (IREASE) Vol. 9, No. 6 pp. 200-207, 2016. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep M.V., Surekha Kamath, Vishnu G. Nair “Optimal Trajectory Generation for the Ascent Phase of Launch Vehicle Using θ-PSO Approach” International Journal of Control Theory and Applications, Vol. 9, No. 39, pp. 95-101, 2016. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep, M V, Surekha Kamath, “Near optimal trajectory generation of an ascent phase launch vehicle with minimum control effort”, International Journal of Control Theory and Applications Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 1217-1223, 2015. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep, M V, Surekha Kamath “A Review on Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm and Its Developments.” Global Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 4997- 5018, 2015. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Singh, D.D. Vishnu G Nair, Dileep, M.V. “Minimum time ascent phase trajectory optimization using steepest descent method” International Journal of Control Theory and Applications, Vol. 9, No. 39, pp. 71-76, 2016. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep M V, Vishnu G Nair, Prahalad KR, Surekha Kamath “Trajectory Optimization of Launch Vehicles Using Steepest Descent Method–A Novel Approach” International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 116-121, 2014.
Vishnu G Nair, Dileep M V, Prahlad K R “New Programming Approach for Steepest Descent Optimization of Rocket Trajectories”, International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 48, No. 19, pp. 21-27, 2012.
Vishnu G Nair, Dileep M V, V I George “Aircraft Yaw Control System using LQR and Fuzzy Logic Controller”, International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 45 No. 9, pp. 25-30, 2012.
Vishnu G Nair, Dileep M V, Prahalad KR “Design of fuzzy logic controller for lateral dynamics control of aircraft by considering the cross-coupling effect of yaw and roll on each other”, International Journal of Computer Applications Vol. 47, No. 13, pp. 43-48, 2012.
Dileep M.V, Surekha Kamath, Vishnu G Nair., “Optimal trajectory generation of launch vehicle using PSO algorithm” International Conference on Futuristic Trends on Computational Analysis and Knowledge Management (ABLAZE), Noida, IEEE, pp. 56-60, 2015. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep M. V, Surekha Kamath, “Particle Swarm Optimization Applied to Ascent Phase Launch Vehicle Trajectory Optimization Problem” Eleventh International Multi-Conference on Information Processing (IMCIP-2015), Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, Vol. 54, pp. 516 – 522, 2015. (Scopus/ Web of science)
Dileep M V, Surekha Kamath, “Comparative Study of Optimal Trajectory Generation for Launch Vehicle Using Two Different Algorithms” Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing in Mechanical Engineering, Research Publishing, kochi, pp. 42-49, 2016
Dileep M. V, Vishnu G Nair, Surekha Kamath, “Trajectory Optimization of Launch Vehicles Using Steepest Descent Method – A Novel Approach” CISCON-2013, December 20-21, Manipal, 2013
Vishnu G Nair, Mayank Thakur, V.I.George, Dileep M.V “Fuzzy Roll Control System for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle”, Proceedings of the Control instrumentation system conference (CISCON) November 16th & 17th, 2012, MIT, Manipal
Vishnu G Nair, C G. Nayak, Prahlad K R, Dileep M.V “Design of Yaw Controller for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle using Fuzzy logic” Proceedings of the National Conference on “Advances In Electrical Engineering” held at NITTE university, Karnataka, India
Vishnu G Nair, V.I.George, Balbir Singh, Dileep M.V “Pitch Control of UAVs Using Various Control Strategies”, Proceedings of the DRDO sponsored eighth Control Instrumentation System Conference CISCON-2011, MIT, Manipal, November 3-6, 2011
Embedded system controlled hexapod Robot: B-Tech
Trajectory optimization of launch vehicles: M-Tech
Terminal point control optimization of launch vehicle – A combined Gradient particle swarm approach : Ph. D
Date of Birth : 24-01-1988
Gender : Male
Nationality : Indian
Marital Status : Single
Hobbies : Numismatics, Listening Music, Trekking, Driving
Software : Matlab, LabVIEW, C++, C, Simulink
English, Malayalam, Hindi
Dr. Surekha Kamath, Dr. N.Selvaganesan,
Associate Professor (Sr), Associate Professor and Head
ICE Department MIT Department of Avionics, IIST,
Manipal Institute of Technology, Dept. of Space, Govt. of India
Manipal (P O), Valiamala (P O),
Karnataka- 576104 Thiruvananthapuram –695547
Email id: surekha.kamath(at)manipal.edu Email id: n_selvag(at)iist.ac.in
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