G. M. Kamath

PhD (University of Maryland, College Park)

Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering


Research Interests



  • PhD., Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998.
  • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, 1994.
  • B.Tech., Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, 1992.




  • Sundaram, R., Kamath, G.M., and Gupta, N., “Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Structures - Issues and Challenges,” International Journal of Vehicle Structures & Systems, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2012, pp. 74 – 85.

  • Kamath, G.M., Sundaram, R., Gupta N., and Subba Rao, M., “Damage Studies in Composite Structures for Structural Health Monitoring using Strain Sensors,” Structural Health Monitoring, Vol. 9, No. 6, 2010, pp. 497 - 512.

  • M. Tur, I. Kressel, Y. Botsev, A. Handelman, P. Guds, S. Ronen, S. Cohen, ACR. Pillai, M. Hari Prasad, GM. Kamath, R. Sundaram, N. Gupta, A. Khatkhate, S. Gali, “The Use of Optical Fiber Sensors for Load Tracking and Structural Health Monitoring of UAV Composite Structures”, International Conference on Autonomous Unmanned Vehicles, Bangalore, India, April 3-4, 2009.

  • Verma, K.K., Kamath, G.M., Ramchandra, H.V., and Rao, M.S., Experimental Studies on Co-cured Composite T-joints, PD AC 1106, 2011, National Aerospace Laboratories.

  • Stanley C. Salem, Gowda, M.N.N., Ramachandra, H.V., and Kamath, G.M., Development of Carbon Fibre Metal Laminates (CFML): Design, Fabrication and Characterization, PD AC 0814, August 2008, National Aerospace Laboratories.

  • 1998-1999: University of Maryland, College Park

  • 1999-2008: Advanced Composites Division, CSIR-National Aerospace Laboratories

  • 2008-2010: Tata Advanced Materials Ltd.

  • 2010-2012: Tata Consultancy Services

  • 2012-2016: Bombardier Aerospace India

  • Indian Society for Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (ISAMPE)

  • Institute of Smart Structures and Systems (ISSS)

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

  • Outstanding Performance Award for Research, 2006, CSIR-National Aerospace Laboratories

  • Vertical Flight Foundation Award, 1997, American Helicopter Society

  • Minta Martin Fellowship, 1997-98, University of Maryland, College Park


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Office Phone: +91-512-259-6614

Email: gmkamath[AT]iitk.ac.in

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