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Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing


Courses Taught Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Course Title Design for Sustainable Development (Elective) Placement and Degree Show Studies in Product Configuration and Detailing Applied Ergonomics Product Interface Design Framework of Design Seminar Advanced Materials, Processes and Finishes Design for Environment and Human Care Communication and Presentation Skills Engineering Function, Materials and Processes Sketching (For, Design Engineering Students) Product Form and Aesthetics

Components Ecodesign, Sustainable Development Resume/ Portfolio making, exhibition, Placement Form and detailing Ergonomics Interface Design Introduction to Design Term Paper Manufacturing Universal Design, Ecodesign, Sustainable Development Drawing, Form, Rendering How things work, Model making Object Drawing Form and theory

Courses Taught at the MDes Programme, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

1994-2001

D/M/T (D) (D) (D) (D) (D) (D) (D) (T) (D) (D) (T) (D)

Years 2000-01 2000-01 1997-01 1996-01 1996 1996-01 1996, 2001 1994-01 1995-96 1994-95 1994-95 1994-95

(D)

1994


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Studio


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Evaluations


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Framework of Design


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Framework of Design


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Exercises in innovation, creativity & problem solving


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Communication and presentation skills


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Product Form and Aesthetics


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Applied Ergonomics


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Studies in Product Configuration and Detailing Construction in Paper and wire All structures to be 5 feet high Detailing articulated as links and the joinery


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Studies in Product Configuration and Detailing


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Design for Sustainable Development (Elective)


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Placement and Degree Show 2000


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Whirlpool Projects Anis Ahmad and Abhishek Pratap Singh, 2002


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Asian Institute of Transport Development PRT- Personal Rapid Transport System Sugandh Malhotra/ 2002


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Ashok Leyland Truck Cab Ridhu Sehgal, 1996


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

The Fan for outdoors and halls Orthodox project with product analysis and manufacturing study G. Sathya Seelan 2000


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Tractor Gurvinder Singh Walia, 2001


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Sports Utility Vehicle Ajay Saran Sharma 1998


The South Indian Coffee Filter M. Rajavel, 1996 Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Theme Food and Concern: The semiotics of the context The Sharbat dispenser Sumit Joshi, 1996


Mythical Objects

Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Concerns of Gift Giving, Mauss, Dowry, Object culture . Makarand, 1997


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

The Chair for Janet Robbins T.Vineet, 1997


Projects Supervised Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing Baby Incubator(Vipin Pillai) Infusion Pump(Makarand Dharphale) Modular Wheel Chair(Naveen, Ketan, Ravish) Wheel Chair(Rahul Kamble) Hyper Car(Pramod) Bycling path infrastructure(Nischal Jain) Schoolbus Rickshaw(Prabhu Stayajit) Eco Car(Vini Pant) Retro Motorcycle(Freddy Sangma) Rickshaw(Prabhu Satyajit) Driving kit for disabled(Debasish Pradhan) Driver Reflexes Testing System(Debasish Pradhan) City Bus(Praveen Nahar) Baby Stroller(Satish Beella) Sports Utility Vehicle(Ajay Sharma) Nomadic Computer(Raja Thomas)

Banking device(Arup Roy) Eco packaging for a fast food chain(Saumitri Chaudhury) Internet PCO(Aseef Kadir) Lights for the bachelor(Parag Anand) Brief case(Saurabh Mukherjee) Digital Jewellery(Abhinandan Dhole) Luggage(Yugandhara Majumdar) Soda Maker(Makarand Dharphale) Coffee Maker(Prashant Subedar) Tableware for Coffee, Tea and Cold Beverages(Rajavel, Ananya, Sumit) Solar Lamps(Shubho Sanyal) Alarm Clocks(Deepti) Door handles(Shubho Sanyal) Audio System(Vinay) Refrigerator(Nishant) Toys for lonely children(Pratyay)

Fan(Sathya) Chair(Vineet) Radio(Devanuj) Clocks(Shyam) Rocking Chair(Anis) Rural Refrigerator(Abhishek) Small Water cooler(Anis) Playground equipment(Avinash) Computer assisted learning kit(Nishant) Exhibition aids(Saumitri) Recycling programme infrastructure(Avinash) Website for ecodesign Project(Kaushik) EcoDesign CD ROM(Abhishek) Tools for craftspersons(Pankaj, Harsh, Jagjit, Manish, Blessen)


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Clock G Shyam


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

ATV Amitoj Singh


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ATV BUS Amitoj Singh Praveen Nahar


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Lamps Parag


Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Photocopier M Sinoj


Seminar Course, Les Ateliers, France, November 2002 Clothing Care collaboration, Polytecnic of Milano, Italy, May 2002 Classroom exercise on food implements Syracuse University, USA, October 2000 Story Telling: A two week project on ways to design, Bezalel Academy, Israel, December 1999 Lectures Izmir Institute of Technology (IYTE), Turkey, June 1997 Jury Member, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, June 1996

International Academic Assignments and Collaborations Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing


Curriculum and learner centered reform Formulation of foundation course

School of Architecture TVB School of Habitat Studies Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing

Founder member Furniture Design


Curriculum for the MArch Programme in Industrial Design at the School of Planning and Architecture 1993

Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing


Teaching Resources Course Abstracts Compilation Course Documentation 1986-2002 Soumitri Varadarajan // Academic Work Teaching Courses // Supervising Projects // Developing courses, schools, programmes // International teaching // Conferences and Seminars // Writing


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Teaching portfolio from 1994 to 2003