NameSoju J. Alexander
Date of Birth24.09.1984
Present DesignationScientist

Educational Attainments

Degree / DiplomaMain SubjectUniversity/Institution with DistinctionCountryYear of Passing
B.TechElectrical & ElectronicsCollege of Engineering TrivandrumIndia2006
M.Tech.Measurement & InstrumentationIndian Institute of Technology, RoorkeeIndia2010


a) Main Area of SpecializationInstrumentation
b) Sub-area of SpecializationSensor networks

Countries visited in connection with higher studies, research training, employment and other scientific assignments:

Country visitedPurposeFromTo
Publications and Patents
  • Current Publications (2009 onwards):
    1. Ravindra S. Bisht and Soju J. Alexander, “Mobile Robots for Periodic Maintenance and Inspection of Civil Infrastructure: A Review,” Proceedings of the 1st International and 16th National Conference on Machines and Mechanisms, IIT Roorkee, India, Dec 18-20 2013:
    2. Ravindra S. Bisht and Soju J. Alexander,“Design Parameter Analysis of Adhesion Mechanisms for Climbing Robots,” 8th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress, Dehradun, Dec 26-28, 2013.
    3. Ravindra S. Bisht,  Soju J. Alexander and Akshay Kumar, “Numerical Simulation of Vacuum Gripper for Robotic Applications,” Advances in Computing Communication and Engineering, New Delhi: Excellent Publishing House, (ISBN: 978-93-84935-14-6), pp. 98-105, 2014.
  • Publications previous to 2009: NIL
  • Tech. Reports: NIL
  • Scientific Books / Book Chapters: NIL
  • Articles: NIL
  • Patents filed / granted: NIL
  • Processes Developed: NIL
  • Process Under Utilization: NIL

Awards and Distinctions (including fellowships of the learned societies):.

Name of AwardAwarded byAwarded forYear
MHRD scholarshipMHRDMTech2008-2010
Professional Experience:

Programmer Analyst – Software testing; Cognizant Technology Solutions (2006-2007)

Research and Development in the area of Instrumentation at CSIR-CBRI since 2010