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Dr. N. V. R. Naidu

Principal, Ramaiah Institute of Technology

Dr. N V R Naidu graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi in the year 1980. He further pursued his M. Tech in Industrial Engineering in the year 1982 and obtained his PhD from the same university. Dr. N V R Naidu has been serving the teaching profession with a great devotion for 32 long years. He started his career in 1982 as a Lecturer and grown to the level of Principal in the prestigious M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore.

Dr NVR Naidu is a recipient of Dr J Mahajan Award for the year 2008-09 awarded by Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering for his outstanding contribution in the field of education and research and also his name is listed in Marquis Who is Who in the World, USA in the year 2011. He is also the recipient of Prof. B.G. Raghavendra Memorial Award by ORSI, Kolkata for the best technical paper in stream of Operations Research. He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India).

Dr. N V R Naidu is well recognized for his research. He has presented and published over 140 research papers in various National and International referred Journals and conferences. He is a reviewer for various reputed National and International journals. He has presided over as session chair in various National and International conferences. He has authored nine textbooks in the fields of Management and Entrepreneurship, Total Quality Management, Metrology and Quality Control, Engineering Economy, Operations Research and Production and Operations Management.

Dr. N V R Naidu is the adjudicator for Ph.D thesis for various universities across India. He has produced 5 doctorates and is currently guiding 4 PhD scholars in the areas of robust design, design and development of production systems, supply chain network and design of experiments. Dr. N V R Naidu holds various prestigious positions in the university including the Chairman of the Board of Studies. He is a fellow member of various professional bodies. He provides thought leadership and guidance to various academic bodies and is a board of studies member of many prestigious academic and research institutions. He is a subject expert member at various prestigious engineering educational organizations. Dr. N V R Naidu has visited various countries including the USA, Japan, Canada, Dubai and Sri Lanka to collaborate and enhance the Industry-Institution interaction. He is credited with executing a number of DST, AICTE, UGC and VTU funded programs and projects.