Mr. Shashishekara N Kakathkar

Vice Principal, Associate Professor and Head
  • M Sc
  • Courses Taught : B Sc ( All semesters)
  • Area of Expertise : Electronics
  • Academic Experience - 36 Years

Contact Details

email :

Ph. No: 9448501424

Research Details

  • “Design of micro strip antenna for intensive investigation of higher bandwidth” under UGC Grant of Rupees 159000 during the period 2013-2016


  • Kakathkar N, Shashishekara. “Intensive study of resonance frequency of circular patch antenna with additional lobes” in the International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, vol3, issue 10 October 2014. P 806-809. ISSN:2278- 0181
  • “Intensive Study of Performance of Microstrip antenna of Circular Parasitic Patches” in the International Journal of Research in Modern Engineering and emerging Technology , vol 2,Issue :3,Aug –Sept 2014 ISSN :2320- 6586
  • Prof S N Kakathkar,Associate Professor of Physics, and Sridevi K published a paper titled “Thiophene-Centered PMMA Unified Thin Films With Electrical, Photoluminescence, and Third-Order Nonlinear Optical Potentials for Optoelectronic Applications” in the in the UGC CARE listed Journal “Materials today communications “,with ISSN number, 2352-4928
  • ● Prof S N Kakathkar,Associate Professor of Physics, and Sridevi K published a paper titled “The investigation of nonlinear optical response of chalcone and PMMA united thin films for photonic applications” in the UGC CARE listed Journal “Materials today communications “,with ISSN number, 2214-7853


Participation in seminars/workshops/conferences/conventions:

  • attended a National conference on” Implementation of National Educational policy 2020 Challenges and way forward” at University college Mangalore on 26-05-2023
  • attended an international seminar on NEP 2020 Challenges ahead organized by NAAC office Bangalore on 05-08-2023
  • Participated in 3 Days National Workshop on Making Online Classes Interactive and ICT Add-Ons for Teaching organized by Chankaya National Law University, Patna in Collaboration with Scrollwell from 29-5-2021 to 31-5-2021
  • Participated in the webinar on “ASTRONOMY” held from 22nd march to 26th march 2021, organized by Sri Mahaveera first grade college Moodabidri, in association with Amateurs astronomers club and pilikula region science centre, Mangalore
  • Participated in a seminar on “Research Proposal Writing “. organized by “research committee and IQAC” SDM College, Ujire on 23-3-2021
  • Participated in symposium of NEP, organised by SDMC Ujire at Sri Siddhavana Gurukula on 12-2-2021
  • Participated in two days online workshop on “NAAC – WAY FORWARD” organized by SDM college of management, Mangaluru in association with SDM college, Ujire from 15-12-2020 to 16-12-2020
  • Participated in the two day international e conference on “Material Science and Technology -2020”, an approach for Trans-Disciplinary research, Organized by KLE Society’s S. Nijalingappa College,Bangalore FROM 9-10-2020 to 10-10-2020
  • Participated in the two day National Webinar on “An introduction to the World of Intellectual property Rights “jointly organised by SDM College (Autonomous),Ujire and S D M Law college Mangalore from 6-10 -2020 to 7-10- 2020
  • Participated in National Level Faculty Development Programme on Innovative teaching-learning Methodologies organised by SDM College Ujire from 21-9-2020 to 27-9-2020
  • Participated in 1 Week HANDS-ON Faculty Development Program on “Artificial Intelligence using Python”organised by Brainovision Solutions India Pvt.Ltd. & National Youth Council of India from 14-9-2020 to 19-9-2020
  • Attended a Webinar entitled “Issues and Concerns of Online Mode of Teaching Learning and Evaluation” organised by SDM College (Autonomous),Ujire on 6-8-2020
  • Attended NAAC orientation programme on 8-11-2019 at at SDM College (Autonomous) Ujire
  • Attended one day conference on new education policy on 28-7 2019 at SDM College (Autonomous) Ujire
  • Attended National level workshop on NIRF RANKING at NMKRV college for Women ,Bangalore on 20-11-2019
  • Attended National level seminar on INSIGHTS ON CBCS AND MOOC IN HIGHER EDUCATION SYSTEM at St Agnes College Mangalore on 28-06-2019
  • Attended state level work shop on STUDENT CENTRIC APPROACHES TO TEACHING LEARNING at Christ university Bangalore on 22-9-2018
  • Attended international meet on BOLOGNA –IN at Manipal Academy of Higher Education Manipal from 12-7-18 to 14-7-18
  • Attended Regional Research Based Pedagogical techniques workshop sponsored by MHRD held at St. Joseph's College, Bangalore from 4th to 6th October 2017.
  • Attended Science lecture series programme sponsored by Karnataka Science and Technology Academy, Karnataka ,at SDM College Ujire ,on 12 th January 2017.
  • Attended National level workshop on “Physics of Musical instruments” at St Aloysius college Mangalore on 16th and 17th December 2016
  • Attended National symposium on Instrumentation at Kumara Guru college of Technology ,Coimbatore on 30th and 31st 2015 and presented a paper titled “novel technique to design a microstrip antenna of high bandwidth for large data transfer in X band for satellite communication”
  • Attended Workshop on “Enhancing teaching skills”work shop at SDM College Ujire from 29 th to 31 st December 2014
  • Attended National level workshop on at SDM College Ujire on 25 th and 26 th January 2013
  • Attended Lecture workshop on “Introductory Astronomy” sponsored by Science Academics at SDM College Ujire from 20th to 22nd December 2012
  • Attended two day National level workshop on “Public awareness programme on Benefits and Risks of Radiation” at Poornaprajna college Udupi on 19th and 30th August 2011
  • Attended UGC Sponsored state level seminar on “Laser Technology –Frontiers and applications” at SDM College Ujire on 25th and 26th August 2011
  • Attended UGC sponsored two day state level workshop on “In the backdrop of Global warming energy options in the twenty first century” at Milagres college Kalyana pur ,Udupi, on 23rd and 24th August 2010.
  • Attended NAAC sponsored National level workshop on “Role of IQAC in implementing New Methodology of assessment and Accreditation”at Kukke Sri Subramanya college Subramanya on 9th and 10th January 2009
  • Attended National seminar on “Bharatiya Heritage” sponsored by Swadeshi Vijnana Andolana at SDM College of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences Ujire from 13 th to 15 th May 2008.
  • Attended National level workshop on “Nano materials and devices” under Technical education quality improvement programme at NMAM Institute of Technology Nitte, on 16th and 17th August 2007.
  • Attended Faculty development programme on “e-content development” sponsored by EMMRC Mysore at SDM College Ujire on 1st and 2nd September 2007
  • Attended UGC Sponsored State level seminar on “Modern Techniques and developments in Radiation Physics” at SDM College Ujire on 2nd and 3rd March 2006
  • Attended “College Aids Education Programme “ sponsored by Karnataka State AIDS Prevention Society, at School of Social work Roshni Nilaya ,Mangalore on 18th and 19th October 2006
  • Attended UGC Sponsored National level workshop on “Extension and outreach activities of the college –New Dimensions “ at SDM College of Business Management Mangalore on 24 th March 2005
  • Attended Camp on “Preventive conservation of Monuments ,cultural awareness“ at Madikeri Sponsored by Archaeological survey of India from 3rd January to 7th January 2005.
  • Attended UGC Sponsored state level workshop on “content creation for e-learning” at SDM College Ujire from 27 th June to 29 th June 2005
  • Attended NSS Training and orientation programme at TOC Mysore from 21-7- 2004 to 30-7-2004 sponsored by Department of Youth affairs and sports Govt of India New Delhi

Awards and Achievements

  • Best NSS Programme officer –NSS Karnataka State award for the year 2006-2007


  • From priestly family –Capable of Performing Vedic rituals
  • NSS Program officer during 2003-2007