University of California, Riverside

Department of Mechanical Engineering


Faculty Profile

Faculty Profile


Sundararajan Venkatadriagaram

Dr. Sundararajan's research interests lie in the broad area of manufacturing systems. During his Ph.D. days at Berkeley, he worked on the CyberCut system - a networked system for Mechanical Engineering designers to rapidly design and machine parts. He developed the feature recognition module and contributed heavily to the process planning engine of CyberCut. During his post-doctoral research, he has worked with Ford Motor Company to develop advisory systems for gear designers of automotive transmissions. His software for the prediction of transmission error and noise in transmissions is currently being tested at Ford. His current research interests include Computer-Aided Design, Process Planning, Computer-Aided Manufacturing, Manufacturing System Integration, Sensor Networks Application for Automotive Applications, Embedded Systems, Distributed Computing and Control.



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University of California, Riverside
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