Recent Trends in Computational Electromagnetics for Defence Applications

  • Krishnaswamy Sankaran Radical Innovations Group RIG
Keywords: Electromagnetic modelling, Simulation, Algebraic topology, Multiscale, Multiphysics, Numerical methods, Modelling


Innovations in material science, (nano) fabrication techniques, and availability of fast computers are rapidly changing the way we design and develop modern defence applications. When we want to reduce R&D and the related trial-and-error costs, virtual modelling and prototyping tools are valuable assets for design engineers. Some of the recent trends in computational electromagnetics are presented highlight the challenges and opportunities . Why researchers should equip themselves with the state-of-the-art tools with multiphysics and multiscale capabilities to design and develop modern defence applications are discussed.

Author Biography

Krishnaswamy Sankaran, Radical Innovations Group RIG
Dr Krishnaswamy sankaran is the CEO of Radical Innovations group - RIg, Finland working in the domain of energy technologies and energy business development. He has worked in all three sectors - government, civil and private - including the European Commission, World Economic Forum, ABB, Alstom. His past industrial engagements include senior management roles in business development and in 8 countries and 3 continents. He had guest professorships at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland and IIT Bombay, India. He received doctorate degree in engineering science from ETH Zurich, Switzerland, master’s degree in engineering from University of Karlsruhe (TH), germany, and an executive masters in organizational development and leadership jointly from the Wharton School, Columbia University, INSEAD, and London Business School. He has several years of training in Advaita Vedanta


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How to Cite
Sankaran, K. (2019). Recent Trends in Computational Electromagnetics for Defence Applications. Defence Science Journal, 69(1), 65-73.
Electronics & Communication Systems