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Dr. Vasudevan Iyer R

COE, Professor

Name Dr. R.Vasudevan Iyer Father's Name Late Shri. V. Raghavan Iyer Date of Birth 18th December 1968 Marital Status Married Address for correspondence (permanent) Address for correspondence 308, 4th A Main, 5th Cross, 6th Phase, Rajajinagar, Bangalore - 10 same as above Contact No. Res: (080) - 23384609 Mobile: 9845966554


  • M. Sc, Ph.D (Physics), Bangalore University 2000


  • COE, PESU, 2018 -present
  • Prof, PESU, 2015 -present
  • Asso. Prof, PESU, 2014 -2015
  • Asso. Prof, PESIT, 2012 -2014
  • Asst Prof, PESIT, 2007 -2012
  • COO, Industry, 2005- 2007
  • Lecturer, RVCE, 2003- 2005
  • Lecturer, Vijaya College, 1999 -2003
  • materials scientist, NALTECH, 1998 -1999
  • SRF, National Aerospace Laboratories, 1995 -1998
  • JRF, National Aerospace Laboratories, 1993 -1995
  • Graduate, Trainee National Aerospace Laboratories, 1992 -1993

Additional Information

  • Teaching: 20years
  • R&D: 19 years
  • Industry: 2 years


  • physics, mathematics, MEMS
  • Teaching undergraduate students
  • departmental administrative responsibility
  • Institutional responsibility (MEMS coordinator, Prakalpa coordinator)
  • student mentoring

Research Interest

  • Sensors
  • MEMS
  • Nanotechnology


  • "Identification of a new parameter, Delta[t(T)], controlling the thermally induced effects on Kevlar 49 fibers", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Curr. Sci. 75 (1998) 946.
  • "Decomposition behaviour of Kevlar 49 fibers: Part II. At T < TD", Kalyani Vijayan, R V Iyer and A Sudhakar, High performance polymers, 18 (2006) 495 Conference Publications Papers published in conferences "Crystal structural characteristics of Kevlar fibers subjected to thermal exposures", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Polymer Science - Recent Advances 1 (1994) p 362 ed. I S Bharadwaj, Allied Publisher "Thermal spikes and Kevlar fibers", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Macromolecules - New Frontiers 2 (1998) p 847, Ed. K S V Srinivasan, Allied Publishers Papers presented in national conferences Effect of penetrants in polyamides, R V Iyer, Anjana Jain and Kalyani Vijayan, Indo - French International Meet and XIII Conference of Indian Membrane Society, Dharwad 1995 Crystal structural characteristics of Kevlar fibres subjected to thermal exposures, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan Polymers 94, IPCL, Baroda (1994) Isothermal decomposition of Kevlar fibres , R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, VII AGM of MRSI, Bangalore (1996) Compression of Kevlar fibres by ultrasonic waves, Ibid Effect of thermal flashes on Kevlar fibres, Ibid Thermal decomposition behavior of Kevlar fibres, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan National Seminar on Recent Advances in PhysicoChemical aspects of Fibres and Polymers, UDCT, Bombay (1996) Compressive behavior of Kevlar fibres, Ibid Thermal pulses and Kevlar fibres, Ibid Thermal ageing of Kevlar - A structural study, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan XXVIII National Seminar on Crystallography, Kottayam, Kerala (1997) Thermally induced changes in Kevlar within the recommended service range, IX AGM of MRSI, Chennai (1998) Decomposition behavior of Kevlar fibres - SEM analysis,, R V Iyer, T A Bhaskaran and Kalyani Vijayan, Ibid Kevlar in automotive industry - Some aspects of deformation, Kalyani Vijayan and R V Iyer, 16th AGM of MRSI, NCL, Pune (Feb, 2005) Papers presented in international conferences Kevlar fibres in thermal environments, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, XVII Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography, Seattle, Washington, USA (1996). A Structural model of the decomposition behavior of Kevlar fibres, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, International conference on Partnership in Polymers, Cambridge, U.K (1996) Thermal spikes and Kevlar fibres, R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Macro'98. IUPAC International symposium on Advances in Polymer Science and Technology, Chennai (1998) Crystallographic data on axially compressed Kevalr49 fibres, R V Iyer, K.Sooryanarayana and T.N.Guru Row and Kalyani Vijayan, 5th IUMRS International Conference in Asia, Bangalore (1998) Analysis and Optimization of Dual Arm, Center Excited, Surface Micro-machined Archimedean Spiral Antenna with Improved Wideband Characteristics - Glenston Hadlee Miranda, R Vasudevan Iyer, Sayanu Pamidighantam, COMSOL International Conference Nov 2011 MEMFET Based Hydrophone Design, Simulation and Analysis: Vinay K.V., Saswata Chakraborty, Avinash Kamath, Abhishek Vasisht B, Dr. R.V. Iyer , ISSS National Conference on MEMS, Smart Materials, Structures and Systems, September 06-07, 2013, Pune, India
  • "Crystallographic data on axially compressed Kevlar 49 fibers", R V Iyer, Kalyani Vijayan, K Sooryanarayana and T N Guru Row, Bull. Mater. Sci. 22 (1999)101
  • "Low temperature crystallographic data on Kevlar 49 fibers", J Mater. Sci. 38 Issue 1 (2003) 133
  • "Decomposition behaviour of Kevlar 49 fibers: Part I. At T = TD", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Bull. Mater. Sci. 22 (1999) 1013 Papers published in refereed international journals
  • "Effect of thermal spikes on the structural characteristics of Kevlar fibers", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, J Mater. Sci. 35 Vol. 22 (2000) 5731
  • Ultrasonic agitation of Kevlar fibers", R V Iyer and Kalyani Vijayan, Curr. Sci. 71 (1996) 398.
  • " Effect of penetrants on polyamides", R V Iyer, Anjana Jain and Kalyani Vijayan, Ind. J Chem. Tech. 3 (1996) 164