Dr. Magesh Chandramouli, Associate Professor of Computer Graphics Technology, in the College of Technology at Purdue University Northwest has been elected as the Director of Programs for the Engineering Design Graphics Division (EDGD) of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). ASEE is the premier national organization for engineering technology education and is committed to promoting quality education and creative endeavors in engineering technology. The EDG Division promotes teaching, research, discussion, and coordinates activities that pertain to engineering graphics, design and education.
Dr. Sun Lulu, Chair of Engineering Design Graphics Division, says: “The Engineering Design Graphics Division (EDGD) was founded in 1928 and is the oldest division within The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). As the Chair of EDGD, I am very pleased to have Dr. Magesh Chandramouli as our new selected Director of Programs because of his strong instruction-related research, his passion and enthusiasm for the Division. I look forward to Dr. Magesh’s dedication and commitment to EDGD. Heartfelt congratulations!”
Dr. Magesh Chandramouli is a recipient of the EDG Journal Editor’s Award for the Outstanding Technical Paper for his work integrating VR-based research framework for instruction of hardware concepts. He was also recently recognized by the International Honor Society of Technology when he was awarded the 2018 Warner Professional Practices Award for exemplary teaching and research in the profession of technology.
“Dr. Chandramouli is an accomplished researcher and outstanding classroom teacher. He has engaged his students, enriching their learning through his research activities with his peers. He brings his knowledge to the classroom, which helps prepare his students to be ready for relevant careers,” says Dr. Niaz Latif, Dean, College of Technology.