Prof. P Seshu

Designation    :   Scientist-in-Charge
CSIR Centre for Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation (C-MMACS)
NAL Belur Campus,
Bangalore-560037, India
Phone: (+91)80-25224667,  25051920  and   Fax:  (+91)80-25220392
Email:- seshu[AT]

Educational Qualifications

Degree / certification Year Institution Subjects
B.Tech. 1984 N.I.T.,Warangal Mechanical Engineering
M. Tech. 1986 I.I.T, Madras Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. 1989 I.I.T, Madras Applied Mechanics
General Course on Intellectual Property 2002 World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), Switzerland Intellectual Property
      Field of Research Computational Mechanics - Applications in Smart Structures, Robotics, Vehicle Dynamics, Biomedical Engg.

Academic/Research Experience/Employment

    From To Organisation Position Held
    2010 Till Date CSIR - CMMACS Scientist-in-Charge
    2005 Till date IIT Bombay Professor
    1997 2005 IIT Bombay Assoc. Professor
    1990 1997 IIT Bombay Asst. Professor
    1989 1990 IIT Bombay Lecturer
    1984 1985 DRDL, Hyderabad Scientist B
    1995 1996 Univ. of Toledo, USA Visiting Scientist
    1999 (Aug – Oct) - Imperial College, London Visiting Scientist
    2003 (Summer) - Univ. of Darmstadt, Germany Visiting Scientist


      Book : P. Seshu, "Text Book of Finite Element Analysis", Prentice Hall of India Ltd., 8th Reprint, 2010
      Research Publications: 60 (International Journals – 29 ; National Journals – 6; International Conf. – 19; National Conf. – 6)

Awards/Honors Received:

  • Prof. A. Jaganmohan award for Professional Development, 2009
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, IIT Bombay (2004 and 2008)
  • Teacher of the Year, Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Bombay (2002)
  • Mentor of the Year, Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Bombay (2001)
  • Royal Society - Indian National Science Academy Fellowship (1999)
  • Ranked First in M. Tech. (Design Stream), IIT Madras (1986)
  • Ranked First in the University in B.Tech. (1984)
  • Ranked First in the State of Andhra Pradesh, India in XII Standard (1980)

Dissertations Supervised:

    Ph.D :4 Completed and 2 Ongoing
    Post-Graduation: more than 50
    Sponsored Research: 8 projects for DST, ARDB, BRNS, MHRD, AICTE, IGCAR.
    Industrial Interaction: Several projects/courses for Apollo Tyres, Applied Materials, Bajaj Auto, BHEL, Crompton Greaves,
General Motors, Larsen & Toubro, Nuclear Power Corporation, Reliance Industries, etc.