Dr Shaikh Faruque Ali

Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology - Madras

Areas of Interest:

Vibrations, Vibration control, Structural control, Energy harvesting, smart structures.


Structural control system design, base isolations,

Consultancy Areas:

Finite element models of vibrating systems, vibration isolation, damping, stress analysis.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Professional Experience:

  • Research Associate-Aerospace Department, IISc, Bangalore-July-2008 till Dec-2008
  • Centenary Research Associate-Aerospace Department, IISc, Bangalore-Dec-2008 till Mar-2009
  • CNRS post doctoral Scientist-Nancy University, France-Apr 2009 till Dec-2009
  • Newton International Fellow-Swansea University, UK-Jan-2010 till Dec 2011
  • Assistant Professor, Applied Mechanics Department - Indian Institute of Technology Madras - Dec-2011 till present.


vibrations, energy harvesting, structural controls, stress analysis.


Contact Information


Room No. 231
Mechanical Sciences Block
Indian Institute of Technology - Madras
ph:044 2257 4054; Fax: 044 2257 4052

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  • BE-Civil engineering-Jadavpur University, West Bengal-2003
  • PhD-Civil Engineering-Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-2008


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • INAE Young Engineers Award, INAE - 2014
  • Newton International Fellowship, Royal Society, UK - 2009
  • Best presentation Award-Department of Civil Engineering, IISC - 2008

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated I: Civil Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2014

Year of Birth: 1980