Bangalore, July 4 (UNI) Dr U K Revankar today assumed charge as Director of Defence Avionics Research Establishment (DARE), an establishment in Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
Recipient of IETE-IRSI (1983) and NRDC National Technology Meritorious Award, Dr Revankar has contributed significantly in the indigenous Design and Development of Radar Systems and Airborne EW Systems.
He has published around 45 research articles and has three patents to his credit for which he is the Principal Inventor granted in USA, Europe and India, according to a DRDO release here.
DARE was created in 1986 to enhance the operational capabilities of the IAF by equipping the aircraft with State-of-the-art indigenous Defensive Avionics and Mission Avionics. Since its inception, DARE has made rapid strides in design and development in Mission Avionics, Defensive Avionics, Simulation, test and Evaluation facilities for Airborne EW and Avionics upgrades.
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