Distinguished Scientist G. Ganesh is the Chief Executive of BRIT since August 1 2015.
G. Ganesh did his graduation in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Madurai University in the year 1981. He joined Reactor Control Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre after graduating from 25th batch of BARC Training School. He was Head of Technology Transfer & Collaboration Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre before assuming the charge of Chief Executive BRIT.
He has been associated with VMEbus (Versa Module Europa bus) based hardware design for use in safety related and non-safety related systems for Nuclear Power Plants. Some of the systems that he was involved in design, installation and commissioning include Channel Temperature Monitoring System, Digital Recording System, SCADA (Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition) for Electrical network, Plant wide Data Acquisition System for MHD (Magnetohydrodynamics) pilot plant, Alarm Annunciation System for Kamini reactor, Fatigue Monitoring System.
He led a team of young engineers to improve the hardware with the latest technology, use of FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array) along with built-in self-diagnostics. He had got these hardware designed, tested and qualified for use in safety system of Nuclear Power Plants. Reactor Trip Logic System and Alarm Annunciation System, based on this new hardware, have been installed and commissioned at Dhruva Research Reactor, BARC.
He was transferred to Technology Transfer & Collaboration Division of BARC in the month of December 2013. He played an active role in popularizing BARC technologies with industries for possible technology absorption by them. He coordinated signing of many MoUs between BARC and various R&D labs/IITs.
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