| Space Communications|
| Director, ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Indian Space Research Organisation|
B.Tech., M. Tech. (Indian Institute of Science), Bangalore
Indian Institute of Science
S. K. Shivkumar Wikipedia
Dr. S. K. Shivakumar is an Indian scientist who was part of the team that developed the telemetry system for Chandrayaan-I, India's first lunar exploration mission. A native of Mysore in the state of Karnataka, he was responsible for designing the deep space communications equipment. Shivakumar was involved in the development of the 32-meter dish antenna that can communicate with satellites millions of miles away. Currently, he is the director of ISRO Satellite Centre, Bangalore, India.
Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India, in 2015.
Karnataka Rajyotsava award (2008)