Preface

U. Saravanan, J. Murali Krishnan
2011 International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics  
Madras 2011 "'Always question authority' perhaps best describes Prof. Rajagopal's approach to life and research. In research, this attitude combined with his great intellectual integrity, has paid rich dividends. He has dared to tackle unsolved problems that others shy away from, found new solutions to classical problems, and developed new theories in the face of contrary opinion... Indeed, in awarding him the Distinguished Alumnus Award this year, IIT Madras honours itself." Citation to
more » ... or K. R. Rajagopal on the conferment of the 1998 Distinguished Alumnus Award, IIT Madras. The collection of articles contained in this volume is dedicated to Professor K. R. Rajagopal on the occasion of his 60th birthday. This volume contains a list of his published papers and seventeen original articles by his former students, post-doctoral researchers and collaborators. These
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