About this cause
Dr. R Rama, currently the professor of department of mathematics, IIT Madras, has about 25 years of experience in Teaching and research and has served Institutions like the M.I.T., Anna University, Chennai, Hindi Prachara Sabha Deemed University, T. Nagar, Anna University, Chennai, and IIT Madras, Chennai. She is the life member of Indian Society for Technical Education.
Dr. Rama is currently guiding 2 PhD students on the topic Image Cryptography and Membrane Computing. She has also guided about 21 M.Sc. students, 2 B.Tech, 6 M.Tech and 5 PhD students and has involved in various collaborative projects on Research Exchanges with China, and India Award, Bio Experiment for Molecular computation chip toward Real Applications in 2010 and 2011. She has various publications at her credit both national and international level and these were well received.
Professor has visited various universities like AG Technomathematik, TU Kaiserslautern, Germany under DAAD exchange program 1998, University of South Florida, (and Attended DNA 7 Conference, year 2000), University of Sheffield, Department of Computer Science, UK), 2010, Professor, Computer Science and Engg, IIT Bombay, Jan-May 2013, under faculty exchange program, University of Houston and University of South Florida (2014), Waseda University, Japan (2015).
She has taught various courses on Discrete Mathematics, Computability, Elements of Calculus, Vectors, Matrices and Differential Equations, Complex Variables, Special Functions and PDE, Elements of Graph Theory, Formal Language Theory, Data Structures and Scientific Computing, Algebraic Structures, Applied Algebra.
We request all alumni who have interacted with Prof Rama, and have fond memories with her, to sponsor the Chair she occupies. An Institute Chair requires an Endowment of Rs 65 lakhs ($ 100K), and the annual returns from the principal will be used to sustain the Chair. The Chair can be named as per wish of the donor.
We appeal to all of you to join hands in this endeavour and contribute generously.
How the money will be used The endowment interest will be used to fund a salary increment for the awarded Professors for the Chair. The occupant of the Chair is R RAMA