IIT Madras – Humanities and Social Sciences

Department of Humanities & Social Sciences

Indian Institute of Technology Madras



Junior Technical Superintendent (IT)
Room No.: HSB331i
Tel: +91 2257 5502
E-Mail: sasi@iitm.ac.in



Academic Background:

  • Masters in Computer Science (MCA)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computer Troubleshooting
  • Bachler of Sciences (B.Sc.) Mathematics


  • Junior Technical Superintendent from December 2021 at IIT Madras
  • Senior Technician from September 2015 to December 2021 at IIT Madras
  • Junior Technician from July 2003 to September 2015 at IIT Madras
  • Programmer from July 2000 to July 2003 at KSR College of Arts and Sciences, Tiruchengode

Work Nature:

  • Purchase suggestion of electronics equipment
  • Install and maintain all electronics equipment in the department like
    • personal computers, laptops, tablets, printers, multimedia projectors
    • public addressing systems
    • photocopying machines and
    • power supply systems like UPS
  • Helping faculty members and students to run classrooms, seminars, workshops
  • Install and maintain operating systems like
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Mac OS
  • Creates and maintenance various websites
  • Earlier, developed HSEE website, IGCS website also.
  • Also, he helps to run China Studies Centre (http://www.csc.iitm.ac.in), CTaP (https://ctap.iitm.ac.in) websites and now he is involving to create IIT Madras archive website (https://archive.iitm.ac.in).
  • Part of a technical team of IITM – Kenyon Writing Workshop, jointly organised by Dept. of HSS, IIT Madras, India and Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, USA.

Training Attended:

  • Web portal creation, maintenance using content management systems (CMS) like Joomla, Drupal and WordPress from Indo European Students Exchange Programme centre in New Delhi.

Places Visited:

  • As a webmaster for Erasmus Mundus students exchange programme (https://erasmus.iescp.net), he was attended steering committee meetings at
    • Symbiosis University, Pune
    • University of Pondicherry, Puducherry
    • University of Calcutta, Kolkata
    • Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.