The first National Symposium on Shock Waves - NSSW 2011 was organized jointly by Amrita School of Engineering and Society for Shock Wave Research (India), Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. The event was hosted by Amrita School of Engineering, Bangalore on 15th March 2011 followed by a visit to laboratory for Hypersonic & Shock Wave research, IISc, Bangalore on 16th March 2011.

Dr. Satish Kumar, Prof. K. P. J. Reddy, Director, TBRL, Chandigarh, IISc,  Bengaluru. Dr. Suryanaraya, National Aerospace Laboratories, Bengaluru etc. were a few among the distinguished dignitaries who graced the occasion with their presence.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 09:00
The key note address on Shock wave and their applications was given by Session Chair Dr. Satish Kumar Director, Terminal Ballistic Research Laboratory (TBRL), Chandigarh and Prof. K. P. J. Reddy, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru. Dr. Suryanaraya, National Aerospace Laboratory, Bengaluru, chaired first session and the speakers are included in the following list Time Title of Talk Speaker 10.30 a.m to 11.00 a.m Confluence of Disciplines - Emerging Facets of Shock Wave Research Prof. G. Jagadeesh Dept. of Aerospace Engg Indian...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 14:00
The second session was chaired by Prof. Arunan E, Indian Institute of Science. Bengaluru and the list of the speakers are as follows Time Title of Talk a Speaker 02.00 p.m to 02.30 p.m Study of materials under intense shock dynamic loading Dr. V. Jayaram Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru 02.30 p.m to 03.00 p.m Force and Heat transfer studies in Hypersonic flow Prof. Niranjan Sahoo Indian Institute of Technology Gauhati 03.00 p.m to 03.30 p.m Unimolecular HF...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 16:00
The third session was chaired by Dr. G.M. Hegde, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and the list of speakers are as follows Time Title of Talk Speaker 04.00 p.m to 04.30 p.m A shock wave based therapeutic device Prof. Viren Menezes Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai 04.30 p.m to 05.00 p.m Tsunamis: An ocean in turmoil Prof. Kusala Rajendran Center for Earth Sciences Indian Institute of Sciences Bengaluru
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 13:00
The participants had a short visit to the Laboratory for Hypersonic & Shock Wave Research instituted at the Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore in connection with the symposium on March 16, 2011. This officially marked the end of the first symposium on shock waves.
Event Details
09:00 to 17:00