aswin Brief on Aswin Narayanan!!



Computer Modeller/ Software Developer with Light Metals Research Centre (LMRC), from September 2011 to Present.

LMRC does technology development and consultancy work for the Aluminium smelting industry. Clients include plants across Europe, China, North America, Middle East and Australasia.

Role: Software Developer & Computer Modeller

Web application development (SaaS) for process control for clients across China and Europe

  • Tailoring applications for different client requirements and infrastructure
  • Setting up and configuring Apache and Apache Tomcat web-servers in Linux environment
  • Building PostgreSQL databases. Securing servers and applications
  • Designing and developing web-based user interfaces for plant personal
  • Implementing process control algorithms and automated reporting
  • Tools used include Perl, Java, JSP, HTML, JavaScript and BIRT

    Software product development – Gen3 management and control system

  • Coding process control algorithms in Python
  • Building PostgreSQL databases. Developing monitoring tools

    Finite Element Modelling using ANSYS

  • Static and dynamic 3-D multi-physics models; includes Thermal-electric, Solid-structural
  • Models built range from aluminium smelters to diamond manufacturing furnaces
  • Scripting, data processing, statistical analysis, automating reporting of results

    Deploying private cloud server, project management and version control services

    Work Experience

    1. Asia OSS community server from Apr 2011 to Jun 2011
      Deploying project management system and documentation
    2. Auckland Bioengineering Institute during Feb 2011
      Constructing high voltage control boxes for artificial muscle devices at the Biomimetics Department
    3. Securimax Limited during Aug and Sep 2010
      Testing and development of new ho e ventilation systems
    4. Auckland Bioengineering Institute from Dec 2009 to Feb 2010
      Modelling of Human Vocal Tract using Finite Element software Image processing, data analysis, scripting
    5. CICC Singapore from Oct 2008 to Mar 2009
      Developing demo of open source bioinformatics applications in the field of bioinformatics. Creating educational material for teaching Linux Systems for the Asia OSS workshop in Kuala Lumpur

    Key Skills

    Development and Deployment work on the following:
    1. Web applications based on Servlets, Java, JSP, Perl, HTML, JavaScript
    2. Business Reporting using Eclipse BIRT. Experience with Eclipse IDE
    3. Deploying and configuring Apache and Apache Tomcat web-servers
    4. PostgreSQL databases. Along with some MS SQL and IngresDB experience.
    5. Project management systems used include Redmine, Producteev/Jira, dotProject
    6. Software documentation and git version control experiance
    7. Experience with Linux and Windows environments
    8. Statistical Analysis using software tools including Minitab, Matlab and R
    9. Finite Element Modelling using ANSYS, SIMULIA Abaqus and CMISS/CMGUI
    10. Building digital circuits with graphical programming using National Instruments LabVIEW
    11. Implementation of SPC, ODE, PDE, FD, FEM and image processing algorithms
    12. Programming language experience includes Java, Perl, Python, C, C++, VB, MATLAB, R

    Interested in: UI/UX design, mobile application development


    1. B.E. Hons in Biomedical Engineering from University of Auckland, Mar 2007 to Nov 2010.
    2. Grade 6 Diploma from New Zealand Carnatic Music Society (NZCMS), July 2015.


    1. Indian Classical Violinist. Regular performer at concerts.
    2. Cycling and Rock climbing


    1. Second Class First Division Honours in B.E. Entrance and Completion through accelerated Pathway.
    2. 'A' Grade in all A-level Subjects and position on Nonours Board at Cambridge International Examinations A levels at Auckland Grammar School. Awarded with NCEA Bursary scholarship for Calculus and Statistics


    Citizen of New Zealand and Overseas Citizen of India.