Teaching » Outreach

Outreach Activities
  • Faculty Councellor to Science & Technology Council of Students' Gymkhana (2013-17).
  • Faculty Advisor to Society of Aerospace Engineers, IIT Kanpur (2012-14).
  • Faculty Advisor to Aeromodelling Club, IIT Kanpur (2012-15).
  • Faculty Advisor to Robotics Club, IIT Kanpur (2012-15).
  • Judge for Techriti 2012 and 14 events and competitions.
  • Reviewer for NRDC awards.
Invited Lectures & Courses
  • "Design, Dynamics, and Control of Variable-pitch Quadrator", TEQIP Workshop on Control Techniques and Applications, IIT Kanpur, September 21, 2016.
  • "Sensor and Actuator Applications in Unmanned Aerial Systems", TEQIP Workshop on Advanced Sensors and Actuators, IIT Kanpur, August 30, 2016.
  • "The Frontiers of Autonomous Unmanned Aerial System Technology", SURGE Popular Lecture,  IIT Kanpur, May 25, 2016.
  • "Vertical Axis Wind Turbine with Variable Amplitude Pitching", Invited Lecture at BT Kumaon Institute of Technology, Dwarahat, March 28, 2016.
  • "Challenges Associated with Autonomous Control of Unmanned Air Vehicles", TEQIP School on Systems and Control, IIT Kanpur, August 9, 2015.
  • "Development of Autonomous Unmanned Air Vehicles with Hovering Capability", at Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), June 3, 2015, Bangalore.
  • Lectures on "Flight Performance, Stability and Control" for HAL short course on Aerodynamics and Flight Mechanics organized at HAL Management Academy, June 1-5, 2015, Bangalore.
  • "Emerging Trends and Challenges of VTOL Aircraft Design", at HAL Kanpur as part of one day workshop on Prospective Challenges in Aviation Industry, May 20, 2015.
  • "Aerodynamics, Flight Mechanics and Design of Autonomous Hover Capable UAVs", Pravartana 2015 - Mechanics Symposium at IIT Kanpur, April 25, 2015.
  • Lectures on "Helicopter Theory” and “Auto-pilot Design", to HAL Trainees during HAL Training Program organized at IIT Kanpur, June 2014.
  • "Security Challenges in Development of Unmanned Aerial System," at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kanpur, 2014.
  • "Helicopter Flight Testing for Loads Measurement", at Air Force Test Pilot's Training School, Bangalore. January 2012.
  • "Fundamental Understanding and Prediction of UH-60A Blade Loads in an Aggressive Unsteady Maneuver", at Department of Aerospace Engineering, IIT Kanpur, 2011.