Defence & Strategic Studies and Research Centre
List of Successive HODs

  1. Group Captain M.B.Krishnamurthy
  2. Wing Commander G.Viswanathan

List of Existing Staff

Name
Designation
Qualification
Field of Specialisation
Experience at GNC since
Dr.S.V.Raghavan
Associate Professor
& Head
M.A., Ph.D
National Security
26-8-80
Dr.K.Manikandan
Associate Professor
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D
National Security
7-1-85
Dr.V.P.Nedunchezhian
Associate Professor
M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D
Military Geography
5-9-90
Dr.K. Kulasekar
Associate Professor
M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D
Military Geography
01-06-13

Recognized Research Guides in the Department .

Name of the Research Guide
Area of Interest
Dr.S.V.Raghavan

Non-military threats & Intenational Relations

                             Dr.Sadanand Patra

 

     International        Relations
D..K.Manikandan

International relations
Indo-US Relations
Counter terrorism
Non military challenges and
Issues in South Asia
Human Rights & Human security

Dr.V.P.Nedunchezhian

Revolu.Wars, Terrorism, Islamic Fundamentalism

Details of Research carried out:

S.No
Name of the Research Guide
Phd
Completed
Ongoing
M.Phil
Completed
Ongoing
1
Dr.S.V.Raghavan
2
2
Dr.Sadanand Patra
3
3
Dr.K.Manikandan
4
4
Dr. V.P. Nedunchezhian
7

Staff Achievements:
i) List of Papers Published in reputed Journals  till date

K. Manikandan South asia : Challenges, issues and trends in the polar cold war era , social science in
perspective , vol 3, no.2, April – june 2011, quarterly journal of a.C. Achutha menon study
centre and library, Thiruvanandhapuram(ISSN (0975- 5497)“

Perspective on social science research in India” ; GNJMDR , January to June 2012
biannual journal , Guru nanak college, velachery , Chennai – 42.

child health and rights : Human security stands “ , Proceeding s of the National conference on current trends professional , social work ; an integratd approach, edited volume, Department of social work, St. Patrician college of Arts and science , Adyar, Chennai

National/ Internl.

Author(s) as in the Publications
Title of the Article
Journal, Volume, Issue
Month & year of publication
National Sadanand Patra

The Heuristic Study of War

War & Its Impact on Humanity

2004
National Sadanand Patra

Ethical Terrorism

Terrorism

2003
National Sadanand Patra

Formation of Indian Ocean States Panchayat

Third Concept

Dec. 2002
National Sadanand Patra

Waves of Centenaries

-do- Feb. 2002
National Sadanand Patra

Khelga Pantha, A Historic Jubilee

The Sikh Review

Dec.99
National Sadanand Patra

Mark of Centenaries of 1999

University News

July 99
National Sadanand Patra

Indianized Nomenclature of Historical Events

Third Concept

March 99
National Sadanand Patra

The Marshal Class Concept of British Indian Army

Studies in History of Culture

March 1996
National Sadanand Patra

British Commanders’s Testimonial for Indian Soldiers

-Do- March ’95
National
Dr.K. Manikandan
Canada’s Approach To Human Security

Defence Watch Volume IV  #10

June ‘05
Inter-National
Dr.K. Manikandan
Indo-Canadian initiatives Towards Environmental security- II

Defence Watch Volume IV  #10

June ‘06
Inter-National
Dr.K. Manikandan

Nuclear proliferation and CTBT(Part-I)

-Do-  No 7
March 2007
Inter-National
Dr.K. Manikandan
Nuclear proliferation and CTBT(Part-II)

-Do-  No 7

April 2007
Inter-National
Dr.K. Manikandan
India & the United States: Next steps in Staratesic Partnership

-Do-  No 12

August 2007
Natnl.
.K.Manikandan

India and the US-Next step In Strategic partnership

Defense watch

Vol.ViNo12 Aug.2007

Natnl.
V.P.Nedunchezhian
Etiology of Terrorism prevailing in South Asia

Terrorism Univ. of Madras

2003
Natnl.
V.P.Nedunchezhian
The Importance of Island Security
Third Concept

Vol.18 No.207 May 2004

National
Dr.V.P. Nedunchezhiyan
Andaman And Nicobar Group Of Islands And Strategic Options In Indian Ocean/Bay Of Bengal
Maritime India
Natnl.
.V.P.Nedunchezhian
Pakistan:The Breeding Ground of nuclear terrorism in India
Defense watch
Vol.Vi No.11 Jul.2007
Natnl.
.V.P.Nedunchezhian
An Appraisal of Terrorism in South East Asia

Indian Ocean Journal Osmania Univ.

Jan.2008.

ii). List of Papers presented in Seminars/Conferences etc till date

National/Internl.
Author
Title of the paper
Sponsor
Date
Intnl. Sadanand Patra

Cosmopolitan Ideals- The Indian Approach

XXIII – IACS Intenational-Inter-disciplinary Conference

University of Jammu 23-25th Feb. 2007

National Sadanand Patra

Impact of Globalization on Indian Security

XXXI IndianSocial Science Congress

Nov. 11th &12th Nov.2006

Feroz Gandj CollegeRaiBarelii

National Sadanand Patra Chairperson

XVIII National congress for Defence studies

Allahabad17th to 19th February2007

National Sadanand Patra Chairperson

Changing Face of Indo-US Relations & the security Envt. In South-East Asia

Annamalai University

19-20th march 2007

Internl. Sadanand Patra Chairperson

XXX Indian Social science Congress

Alagappa university,Karaikudi 27-31 Dec.2006

National Sadanand Patra Resource Person