Ariaratnam, S. T. (Sinnathamby Thambithurai)

Identity area

Type of entity

Person

Authorized form of name

Ariaratnam, S. T. (Sinnathamby Thambithurai)

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

  • Ariaratnam, S. T. (Sinnathamby Thambithurai), 1933-

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

September 2, 1933 -

History

Sinnathamby Thambithurai Ariaratnam was born in Chavakacheri, Sri Lanka on September 2, 1933. He graduated from the University of Ceylon with a B.Sc. in engineer in 1953, before obtaining a B.Sc. (1955) and M.Sc. (1956) at the University of London. In 1960 Ariaratnam completed a PhD in engineering at the University of Cambridge, followed by a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Birmingham, before accepting a research association position (1961-1962) at the Brown University. He was named an Associate Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Waterloo in 1962, becoming a Professor in 1962. Ariaratnam is recognized for his work in the field of random vibration and his contributions to research regarding stochastic modelling and nonlinear dynamics.

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Ariaratnam, Ariarani

Identifier of the related entity

Category of the relationship

family

Type of relationship

Ariaratnam, Ariarani

is the spouse of

Ariaratnam, S. T. (Sinnathamby Thambithurai)

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Related entity

University of Waterloo

Identifier of the related entity

Category of the relationship

associative

Type of relationship

University of Waterloo

is the employer of

Ariaratnam, S. T. (Sinnathamby Thambithurai)

Dates of the relationship

1962-

Description of relationship

Access points area

Subject access points

Place access points

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC

Related subjects

Related places