Dr S Christopher, Outstanding Scientist and Director, Centre for Airborne Systems (CABS), Bengaluru,has been promoted to the grade of Distinguished Scientist wef July 2012.
He obtained his BE (Hons) in Electronics &
Communication Engineering from University of Madras with
Distinction, securing 7th Rank at the University level.
He took his M.Tech. from IIT, Kharagpur, in Microwaves
and Radar Engineering, ranked 1st in the Institute. He
joined IIT, Madras, as Project Associate in 1980 and
carried out research in Microwave Antenna Design and
Near-field Measurement Techniques. He obtained PhD in
Antennae and Measurement Techniques from IIT, Madras, in
Dr S Christopher worked for M/s Bharat Electronics,
Ghaziabad, as Senior Engineer, from 1985 to 1988. He
worked on Design and Development of Antenna for mobile,
Tropo and Line-of-Sight Communication; and Preliminary
Design of Digital Beam-forming Antenna.