Dr Nakkeeran Kaliyaperumal

Dr Nakkeeran Kaliyaperumal

Senior Lecturer

Overview
Dr Nakkeeran Kaliyaperumal
Dr Nakkeeran Kaliyaperumal

Contact Details

Telephone
work +44 (0)1224 272817
Email
Address
The University of Aberdeen 369 Fraser Noble Building
School of Engineering
University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen AB24 3UE

 

 

Power Systems, Communications & Optics

Biography

  • PostDoc (1998-2005)
    India, France, Hong Kong
  • PhD (1995-1998) & M.Tech. (1993-1995)
    Anna University, India
  • B.E. (1989-1993)
    Electronics & Communication Engineering, CIT, Bharathiar university, India
Research

Research Interests

  • Optical fibre sensors
  • Modelling & simulations of soft robotics
  • Optical fibre communications
  • Solitons in nonlinear fiber optics
  • Optical pulse compression
  • Fibre lasers
  • Supercontinuum generation
  • Design of photonic crystal fibres
  • Dispersion-managed solitons
  • Modelling of semiconductor lasers
  • Integrability aspects of nonlinear partial differential equations

Research Grants

Santander Mobility Awards 2018
Title: Multimode Nonlinear Optics in Photonic Crystal Fibres 
Amount: £ 980 (Travel & Subsistence)
Period of award: 6 months (Jun '18 – Dec '18)

The Research Grants Council (RGC) Hong Kong project PolyU 152173/17E (co-PI)
Title: Multimode Nonlinear Optics in Photonic Crystal Fibers 
Amount: HK$ 495,846
Period of award: 3 years (Jan '18 – Dec '20)

The Research Grants Council (RGC) Hong Kong project PolyU 152144/15E (co-PI)
Title: Generation of Few-Cycle Pulses in Fiber Lasers by Using Passive Similaritons in Anomalous Dispersion Fibers
Amount: HK$ 696,029
Period of award: 3 years (Jan '16 – Dec '18)

The Research Grants Council (RGC) Hong Kong project PolyU 5263/13E (co-PI)
Title: Frequency Domain Mode-Locked Lasers
Amount: HK$605,300
Period of award: 3 years (Jan '14 – Dec '16)

UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Exchange Project (co-PI)
Title: Development of Optical Fibre based devices for Sensing Applications
Amount: £30,010 (Travel & Subsistence)
Period of project: 2 years (July '13 - June '15)

Northern Research Partnership PhD Studentship Project (co-PI)
Title: Development of non-invasive blood glucose monitoring system
Amount: £31,000 (PhD Studentship)
Period of project: 3 years (Dec '12 - Nov '15)

Hydro-Aluminium Consultancy Project (PI)
Title: Non-destructive techniques for identification and quantification of elemental changes in extruded aluminium
Amount: £11,800 (consultancy)
Period of project: 15 March – 30 June 2011

The Royal Society Short Visit (UK-Japan) (PI)
Title: Optical Pulse Compression Using Chirped Solitons
Amount: £2,580 (Travel & Subsistence)
Period of visit: 2 weeks in Jan '10

The Research Grants Council (RGC) Hong Kong project PolyU 5289/07E (co-PI)
Title: Design and Analysis of a Novel Non-uniform Fiber Bragg Grating Pulse Compressor
Amount: HK$462,000
Period of award: 2 years (Jan '08 – Dec '09)

The Research Grants Council (RGC) Hong Kong project HKU 7118/07E (co-PI)
Title: The NLS models with novel nonlinearities: their applications in capillarity and optics
Amount: HK$497,750
Period of award: 2 years (Jan '08 – Dec '09)

The Royal Society International Joint Project Grants Programme (UK-Brazil) (PI)
Title: Design and Simulation of Terrestrial Dispersion-Managed Optical Fibre Systems
Amount: £12,000 (Travel & Subsistence)
Period of award: 3 years (Nov '07 – Oct '10)

Scottish Funding Council (co-PI)
Title: Innovation Instrumentation Technologies for 21st Century Oil and Gas Industries in Scotland
Amount: £57,299
Period of award: 6 months (Jan '07 – June '07)

The Nuffield Foundation Newly Appointed Lecturer Award (PI)
Title: Design and simulation of DM optical fibre transmission systems
Amount: £5000 (Computer, Software, Travel & Subsistence)
Period of award: 2 years (May '06 – Apr '08)

The Libyan Cultural Affairs studentship & project (PI)
Title: Analytical design of WDM-DM optical fibre transmission systems
Amount: £2650 (Computer, Software & Subsistence) + PhD studentship
Period of award: 3 years (May '06 – Apr '09)

The Royal Society of Edinburgh International Exchange Programme (PI)
Title: Optical fibre communications
Amount: £800 (Travel)
Period of visit: 27 Mar '06 – 07 Apr '06

The Royal Society International Joint Project Grants Programme (UK-HK) (PI)
Title: Dynamics of optical pulses in averaged, dispersion-managed fibres
Amount: £6,000 (Travel & Subsistence)
Period of award: 2 years (Oct '05 – Sep '07)

The Sixth Century Studentship (University of Aberdeen) (PI)
Title: Transmission performance improvement of DM fibre systems using NOLM
Amount: PhD studentship
Period of Award: 3 years (Dec '05 – Nov '08)

Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

Lectures:                    C/C++ Programming (MEng/BEng/BScEng)

  Electricity & Magnetism (MEng/BEng/BScEng)

Laboratories:              Electrical & Electronics Circuits (MEng/BEng/BScEng)

                                   C/C++ Programming (MEng/BEng/BScEng)

Supervision:               PhD study

                                    MEng Advanced Topics study

                                    MEng/BEng Honours degree projects

                                    MEng/BEng Group design projects

Further Info

External Responsibilities

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Senior Member of Optical Society of America (OSA)
  • Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET)

Admin Responsibilities

Electrical & Electronic Engineering Group Leader

Publications

Publications 

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