NIAS-ISSSP Lecture Series on International Security: "Technologies used during Low Intensity Conflicts" by Dr SS Sundaram

International Strategic and Security Studies Programme 
National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS)
Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Campus, Bangalore

ISSSP Lecture Series on International Security

Lecture on
"Technologies used during Low-Intensity Conflicts"
by Dr SS Sundaram

Former Director-General, Electronics & Communication Systems, DRDO

29 May 2021, Saturday, 1100-1230 hrs

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1100-1105 hrs: Welcome & Introduction by Prof Srikumar PullatHead, ISSSP

1105-1145 hrs: Lecture by Dr SS Sundaram

1145-1230: Discussions

About the Speaker
Dr SS Sundaram is a Distinguished Defence scientist. He was the leader of Project teams which realized and inducted major Integrated Electronic Warfare Systems for the Indian Army. This has led to the present-day environment, wherein EW Systems are categorized for total indigenization under Atmanirbhar Bharat.

Dr Sundaram was also the Director of Defence Electro-Optical Instrumentation Laboratory, wherein Photonic research, Optical design and fabrication for night vision, Thermal imaging from precision gimbals, and Laser rangers & designators were developed for the tri-Services.

Dr Sundaram served as the first Director-General, for Electronics & Communication Systems with the DRDO.

About the ISSSP Lecture Series
The ISSSP Lecture Series on International Security is a new initiative to dissect and discuss contemporary global security issues. The lecture series invites seniors from the diplomatic, defence academic communities, with significant experience in various security-related domains to deliver the lectures. The lecture series aims to bring together, on a monthly basis, a wide range of audience from the strategic and academic communities with a mix of senior and young scholars.

Our recent lectures in the series include
"China and International Security: Beijing's Strategies and Global Responses" by Prof Srikanth Kondapalli;
"Europe and International Security: Issues, Challenges and Options" by Prof Ummu Salma Bava;
"Security Paradigms in a Polarized World" by Amb PS Raghavan

Saturday, May 29, 2021