Dr. K. Venkatramanan is working as Professor and Head, Department of Physics, SCSVMV University. He received his M.Sc in Physics from Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli and Ph. D from Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya (SCSVMV UNIVERSITY) Kanchipuram. He has presented papers in national and international conferences in India and abroad and published papers in reputed journals (with highest impact factor of 6.42). He is a recipient of international travel fellowship from organizations like CICS, COSTED and TNSCST. His research interests are ultrasonic studies on polymers and blends. He held various positions like Member of Academic Council and Chairman, Board of studies of SCSVMV University. He is a member of Board of Studies in Physics for MGR University, Chennai and St. Joseph's Arts & Science College (autonomous), Cuddalore. He is a life member of Ultrasonic Society of India, Acoustical Society of India, Thermophysical Society of India and Senior member, Science and Engineering Institute (SCIEI), USA. He is a recognized research supervisor of SCSVMV University in Physics and Education. He has guided 10 M.Sc students, 21 M.Phil candidates and currently guiding 5 M.Phil and 2 Ph.D research scholars.