R. RADHAKRISHNAN, Ph.D., is Vice-Chancellor, Anna University, Coimbatore. Dr. Radhakrishnan has more than two decades of experience in teaching and research in the fields of mechanical and production engineering. He is a Life Member of a number of several professional bodies in his field. Dr. Radhakrishnan has to his credit over 100 research papers published in national and international journals.
S. BALASUBRAMANIAN, Ph.D., is Director, Centre for Intellectual Property Rights, Anna University, Coimbatore. He is also Editor of the International Journal for Intellectual Property Rights, which is published by Anna University, Coimbatore. Dr. Balasubramanian has extensive consulting and administrative experience in various institutions and organizations. He is a fellow Member of the Indian Institute of Production Engineers, and has to his credit more than 45 research papers published in national and international journals.