Dr.K.Ram Mohan Rao, Professor & HOD

Obtained B.Tech (Computer Technology) Degree from Nagpur University in the year 1993, M.Tech Degree with the specialization “Computer Science and Engineering” from Osmania University in the year 1997, and received Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technology University (JNTU) in the year 2014 with Research specialization as Grid Computing.

He has a teaching experience of 29 years in various cadres such as Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor at Vasavi College of Engineering (26 Years 6 Months) and Shadan Institute of Computer Studies (2 Years 6 Months). He was Functional Head (Systems Manager), Main Computer Center for a period of 15 years i.e, from Jan 2001 to August, 2016. Presently, having responsibility as a HoD & BoS Chairman of Department of Information Technology, since August 2016.

He published and presented 35 technical papers in National and International Journals and Conferences. He received a grant of ₹ 34.78 lacs from DST, GoI for Project : Drone/UAV Based Multi Sensor High Quality Precision Photogrammetry Laser Mapping and Data Capture, Processing for Geo-Spatial Platforms. He successfully completed for Establishing Deep Learning Lab under AICTE under MODROBS with a grant of Rs 19.31 Lakhs. As a part Research work, he established a Grid Environment using Globus ToolKit (open source software toolkit used for building Grid systems) in the department of CSE, on 32 Nodes and also offered projects to UG Students. Further he also Established Cloud Lab, VCE using Aneka Platform (US Patented) of Manjrasoft Pvt Ltd at M.Tech Lab, Computer Science Department on 12 Nodes. He also offered projects to UG/PG Students.

He received Award as one of the Best Nodal Coordinators from IIIT, Hyderabad (Virtual Labs) for promoting the use of Virtual Labs MHRD, Govt. of India Initiative and Received Appreciation from IIT Madras-QEEE (MHRD Initiative) as the Best QEEE Coordinator for three Times, i.e., in Phase-VI, V and IV of Vasavi College of Engineering , in recognition of “Efforts towards making the Program Effective for both students and Institute” and also “Recognized as a Proactive Member in the overall QEEE Program”. He also received long standing service Award - Instructor Years of Service from Cisco Networking Academy (2016) in recognition of “15 Years of active Participation and Service” in the Cisco Networking Academy Program

He received a citation from Vasavi College of Engineering (5th Sept 2003), in recognition of “Proactive Initiative” taken in upgrading the Computer Centre, and also in the Introduction of Value Added Course in J2EE in Collaboration with Pramati Technologies.