Ranganathan Sundaravadivelu is a Professor of the Department of Ocean Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He is a member of Fellow of Indian National Academy of Engineering, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, International Association of Hydraulic Research (IAHR), International Association of Navigation Engineers (PIANC), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE - India), Institution of Engineers(India), Indian Institution of Bridge Engineers. He guided 19 PhD and published 150 papers in international journals and conferences. Consultants for port and harbour structures for major ports in India.
Ph.D. (Civil Engineering) Annamalai University, 1985
Professor Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2000 - Present