Our Faculty

School of Computer Science and Engineering


Dr. Sudha S V

Specialization Areas: Soft Computing, Optimization Techniques, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Structures and Algorithms  

Dr. Hari Seetha

Specialization Areas:Large Data Classification, Data Mining, Data Analytics

Dr. CH. Pradeep Reddy

Specialization Areas:Wireless Networks, Cloud Computing, IOT, Open Source Technologies

Dr. Soubhagya Sankar Barpanda

Specialization Areas:Biometrics, Hyperspectral Image Analysis, Software Engineering

Dr. B. Srinivasa Rao

Specialization Areas:Soft Computing, Image Processing, Machine Learning


Dr. E. Ajith Jubilson

Specialization Areas: Software Agents, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

Dr. Hussain Syed

Specialization Areas: Human computer interaction, Software Engineering, Data Analytics, Business intelligence

Dr. Deepasikha Mishra

Specialization Areas: Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Knowledge Engineering, Signal Processing


Specialization Areas: Bigdata Analytics, Artificial Intelligence & Distributed Machine Learning(Deep Neural Network Optimization), Computer Vision

Dr. Ravi Sankar Sangam

Specialization Areas: Data Clustering & Mining, Operating Systems, Data Base Management Systems


Dr. Saroj Kumar Panigrahy

Specialization Areas: Wireless Body Area Networks, Wireless Sensor Networks, IoT, Cryptography

Dr. Ravi Shankar Barpanda

Specialization Areas: Optical Networks, Communication Networks, Evolutionary Computing

Mr. Asish Kumar Dalai

Specialization Areas: Network Security, Device Authentication & Intrusion Detection, Web Application Security

Dr. Anupama Namburu

Specialization Areas: Digital image processing, Big data analytics, Soft Computing, Machine Learning, Data Science

Dr. K. Hari Kishan

Specialization Areas: Digital Image Processing, Internet of Things, Remote Sensing


Dr. R. Nandha Kumar

Specialization Areas: Wired & Wireless Networks, Machine Learning, IoT, Computer Networks

Dr. Sibi Chakkaravarthy S

Specialization Areas: Cyber attacks and detection, Drone Security, Consumer Electronics Security

Dr. Sudhakar Ilango

Specialization Areas: Image Processing, soft computing, automata theory

Dr. J. Vijaya

Specialization Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Big data, Machine Learning and Data mining

Dr. Bksp Kumar Raju Alluri

Specialization Areas: Digital Forensics, Cloud Computing, Cloud Forensics, Data Mining


Dr. Aravapalli Rama Satish

Specialization Areas: Data Mining, Machine Learning, Big Data, Computer Networks

Dr. Nagaraju Devarakonda

Specialization Areas:Data Mining, Machine Learning, Soft Computing, Optimization Techniques

Dr. S. Gopikrishnan

Specialization Areas: Wireless Sensor networks, Internet of Things, Cyber Physical Systems, Network Security

Dr. Harikiran Jonnadula

Specialization Areas: Image and Video Processing, Microarray Images, Hyperspectral Imaging, Machine learning

Dr. D Sumathi

Specialization Areas: Data Structures, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and NLP


Dr. Prabha Selvaraj

Specialization Areas: Data mining, Information Retrieval, Cryptography & Network Security, Wireless Communications, Machine Learning, IoT, Block Chain

Dr. Nitesh A. Funde

Specialization Areas: Data Analytics, Smart grid, Optimization Techniques, Data Science and Soft Computing

Dr. Sandipan Maiti

Specialization Areas: DBMS, Data Warehousing, Data Mining, Pattern Recognition, Big-data Analytics, Modeling of DSS and KDD, Software Engineering.

Dr. Gokulnath

Specialization Areas: Cloud Computing, Optimization Techniques, Machine Learning, Distributed Systems, Data Analytics

Dr. Sunil Kumar Singh

Specialization Areas: Wireless Sensor Networks, IoT, MANET, Drone Networks, Software Define Networks


Dr. Abhijit Adhikari

Specialization Areas: Semantic Measures, NLP, Swarm Intelligence, Deep Learning, Database Management System, Data Structures and Algorithms, Operating System, Theory of Computation, Graph Theory

Dr. Ganesh Reddy Karri

Specialization Areas: Computer and Network Security, Cloud computing, Wireless networks, Data structures and Algorithms

Dr. Praveen Kumar Jayapal

Specialization Areas: Image Processing, Object Identification, Plant Phenotyping, Digital Agriculture, Software Testing

Dr. Sanjit Ningthoujam

Specialization Areas: Wireless Networks (Packet Combining Techniques),MANET, Molecular Communications, IoBNT, Graph Theory

Dr. Kumar Debasis

Specialization Areas: Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Wireless Networks Intrusion Detection, Network Security


Dr. Awnish Kumar

Specialization Areas: Machine learning, Computer networks, Artificial Intelligence, Image processing, Digital electronics

Dr. Somya Ranjan Sahoo

Specialization Areas: Cybersecurity, Big data security, IoT security, Social network security, Intrusion detection system

Dr. M Priyadharshini

Specialization Areas: Data Base Management Systems, Data Science, Enterprise and Web Technologies, Software Engineering, Object Oriented System Development

Dr. Mangalraj

Specialization Areas: Computer vision and image processing, Remote sensing, Machine learning, Data analytics, Artificial intelligence

Dr. Vikash Kumar Singh

Specialization Areas: Algorithmic Game Theory and its Applications, Crowdsourcing, Reinforcement Learning, Design and Analysis of Algorithms


Mr. Khyamling A Parane

Specialization Areas: Computer Architecture, Network-on-Chip, FPGA Computing, Architectural Simulation, Computer networks

Dr. Anjali Gautam

Specialization Areas: Time series data mining, Machine learning, Deep learning, Time series analysis, Signal processing

Dr. Alok Kumar Shukla

Specialization Areas: Computational Intelligence, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Data Structures

Dr. Chettupally Anil Carie

Specialization Areas: Cognitive Radio Networks, Wireless Sensor Networks, IoT, Game Theory, Machine learning

Dr. Usha Rani Gogoi

Specialization Areas: Image processing, Pattern Recognition, Medical Image Analysis, Soft-Biometrics, Machine Learning


Dr. Shubhra Dwivedi

Specialization Areas: Network Security, Machine Learning, Soft Computing, Wireless Networks, Data structure and algorithm

Mr. Sanket Mishra

Specialization Areas: IoT Analytics, Stream Processing, Event detection from Social data, Anomaly detection, Machine learning

Dr. Rathinaraja Jeyaraj

Specialization Areas: Big Data Processing and Analytics, Cloud Computing, Applied Machine Learning, Optimization Techniques

Dr. Nileshchandra Kalbarao Pikle

Specialization Areas:Parallel Computing, Data Science, High Performace Computing, Image Processing, Scientific Computing  

Dr. Mudigonda Krishna Siva Prasad

Specialization Areas:Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence, Text Mining, Machine Learning  


Dr. Chandan Bandyopadhyay

Specialization Areas:Reversible Logic Synthesis, Quantum Circuit Design, Optical Circuit Implementation using MZI, Logic synthesis and Optimization using Graph IRs, DNA Computing  

Dr. Chandra Mohan Dasari

Specialization Areas:Bioinformatics, Machine and Deep Learning, Computational Biology, Natural Language Processing, Data Mining  

Dr. Mehfooza Munavar Basha

Specialization Areas:Software Engineering, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Soft Computing  

Dr. Senthil Murugan

Specialization Areas:Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Big Data Analytics, Natural Language Processing, Data Mining  

Dr. Lalitha Kumari Pappala

Specialization Areas: Data mining, Pattern mining, Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Big data  


Dr. Chittipireddi Koteswararao

Specialization Areas: Cryptography, Secure Multiparty Computation, Secure Algorithms, Graph Theory, Data Structures  

Dr. Karthika Natarajan

Specialization Areas: Information Retrieval,,Big data, Data Science, Machine Learning, Deep learning  

Dr. Sheela Jayachandran

Specialization Areas: Information Retrieval, Natural Language processing, Information Extraction, Machine Learning, Deep learning  

Dr. Udit Narayana Kar

Specialization Areas: Wireless Networks, Device-to-Device Communications, Topology Transparency Scheduling, 5G Cellular communications and Beyond Internet of Things (IoT)  

Dr. P. Kuppusamy

Specialization Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning  and Deep Learning, Data Science, Internet of Things, Image Processing  


Ms. Arundhati Das

Specialization Areas: Image processing, Machine learning, Deep learning, Remote sensing image analysis and Mathematical morphology  

Dr. Sushil Kumar Tiwari

Specialization Areas: Wireless Network, Indoor localization, VANET, WSN, Machine learning, Internet of things  

Dr. Pavan Kumar M R

Specialization Areas: Data Structures, Algorithms, Theory of Computation, Machine Learning, Deep Learning  

Dr. Divya Meena Sundaram

Specialization Areas: Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Remote Sensing, Computer Vision and Image processing  

Dr. Rohit Kumar Das

Specialization Areas: Computer Networks, Internet of Things, Software-Defined Network, Blockchain and Big Data  


Dr. Monali Bordoloi

Specialization Areas: Sentiment Analysis, NLP, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining ​ 

Dr. Nikhil Mhala

Specialization Areas: Image Security, Image Processing, Medical Imaging, Information Security, Operating System ​ 

Dr. Manomita Chakraborty

Specialization Areas: Machine Learning, Data Mining, Pattern Recognition, Neural Networks, Deepm Learning ​ 

Dr. Snehal Bankatrao Shinde

Specialization Areas: Theory of Computation, Modeling and Simulation, Systems biology, Machine Learning, Database  

Dr. Dandu Sujatha

Specialization Areas: Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics, Database Management systems  


Dr. Subrata Tikadar

Specialization Areas: Human-Computer Interaction, Affective Computing, Learning Technology, User-Centric Computing, Ubiquitous Computing ​ 

Dr. Manojkumar Vivekananthan

Specialization Areas: Cryptography, Internet of Things and blockchain Technology, Network security, Data Structures and Algorithms, Computer Architecture and Organization ​​ 

Dr. Debarati Bhunia Chakraborty

Specialization Areas: Video processing, soft computing, deep learning, approximate reasoning artificial intelligence ​​ 

Dr. Reeja S R

Specialization Areas: High Performance Computing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Data Analytics  

Dr. G.Muneeswari

Specialization Areas: Parallel Algorithms for Multicore Architectures, Network Security, Distributed Computing, Machine Learning, Networking  


Dr. Dasari Venkata Lakshmi

Specialization Areas: Algorithms, Theory of computing, Graph Theory, Celluar Automata, Mathematical Modeling  

Dr. Hussain Ahmed Choudhury

Specialization Areas: Soft computing, Machine Learning, Video Processing cum image processing, Cloud Commuting and cloud security, Computer Networks (MANET, VANET)  

Dr. Afzal Hussain Shahid

Specialization Areas: Soft Computing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Automata Theory, Pattern Recognition  

Dr. T Sudhakar

Specialization Areas: Cryptography and Network security, Authentication Protocols, Design and analysis of algorithms, Theory of computation, Compiler Design  

Mr. Gouranga Mandal

Specialization Areas: Digital Image/Video Processing, Intelligent Transportation System, Artificial Intelligence, NLP, Pattern Recognition  


Mr. Anirban Bhattacharjee

Specialization Areas: Reversible Logic Synthesis, Testing of Reversible Circuits, Quantum Circuit Design, Quantum Circuit Optimization, Optical Circuit Design  



School of Electronics Engineering


Dr. Umakanta Nanda

Specialization Areas: Mixed signal VLSI Design, CMOS Analog and RFIC Design, System design using HDL

Dr. M. Jagadish Chandra
Dean, Academics

Specialization Areas: High Power Microwave Sources, Microwave Heating, Passive Microwave Components

Dr. Ravindra Dhuli
Dean, Academic Research

Specialization Areas: Image processing, statistical signal processing, biomedical signal processing

Dr. Y.V. Pavan Kumar

Specialization Areas: Microgrids, Smart Grids, Classical & Modern Control, Power Quality, Power Converters

Dr. N. Purnachand

Specialization Areas: VLSI System Architecture Design, Digital Video and Image Processing, ASIC and FPGA system design and optimization


Dr. D. John Pradeep

Specialization Areas: Machine learning, Nonlinear Control, Signal Processing

Mr. M. Kalyan Chakravarthi

Specialization Areas: Process control and automation, non linear control systems, neural networks, ANFIS

Mr. M. Ganesh Lakshmana Kumar

Specialization Areas: Analog VLSI circuits, RF Front-end Circuit, Bio-medical Readout Circuit

Dr. CH. Deepak

Specialization Areas: Digital systems, FPGA implementations, IOT, VLSI Circuits

Dr. Anoop Kumar Mishra

Specialization Areas: Bidirectional relaying system, Non-orthogonal multiple access cooperative network, Molecular communication networks


Dr. MD. Sameeulla Khan

Specialization Areas: Image Processing, Machine Learning, Signal Processing

Dr. Arun Kumar Sinha

Specialization Areas: Analog Electronics, Integrated circuit designs, VLSI circuits and simulations

Dr. Deepak Kumar Panda

Specialization Areas: Microelectronic and VLSI Design, III-V Semiconductor Devices and Heterostructures, Compact Semiconductor Device Modelling

Dr. Jayendra Kumar

Specialization Areas: Microstrip Antennas, Dielectric Resonators, RF & Microwaves

Dr. Sudha Ellison Mathe

Specialization Areas: VLSI Architectures, FPGA Design, Digital IC Design


Dr. N. Venkata Rajasekhar

Specialization Areas:UWB Metamaterial Planar Antennas Design and analysis, Design of Wideband Compact Planar Antennas, Gain Enhancement of compact planar antennas.

Dr. Nandeesh Kumar

Specialization Areas: Battery Management Systems, IoT, Digital Signal Processing

Dr. Sunny Dayal

Specialization Areas: Speech Enhancement, Machine Learning, Blind Source Separation, Digital Signal Processing

Dr. Neha Gupta

Specialization Areas: Remote sensing, Image processing, Machine Learning, Multispectral Image Analysis, Hyperspectral Image Analysis,

Dr. Smak Azad

Specialization Areas: Industrial Automation and Control,Industrial Communication Protocols, Control Area Networks, Embedded Systems, Process Control Systems


Dr. Samineni Peddakrishna

Specialization Areas: UWB Antennas, Metamaterial Antennas, Energy harvesting antennas, Reconfigurable Multiband antennas, Embedded Systems

Dr. Chandan Kumar Pandey

Specialization Areas: Microelectronics and VLSI design, Tunnel field-effect transistors , Device Modeling, Simulation of advanced CMOS devices for analog/RF applications, Materials characterization for Semiconductor Devices

Dr. Aravind Kumar Prajapati

Specialization Areas: Control system Model Order Reduction, Large scale systems, Fault detection and accommodation, Integrated vehicle health management (IVHM)

Dr. Mohan Bansal

Specialization Areas: Digital Signal Processing, Speech Signal Processing, Parametric modeling of the signal, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning

Dr. Rohit Lorenzo

Specialization Areas: Low Power VLSI Design, CMOS VLSI Design, Memory Design and Digital circuits & System


Dr. Bappadittya Roy

Specialization Areas:Characterization of Dielectric Material, Microstrip Antenna, Microwave & Millimeter-wave frequencies

Dr. Agam Das Goswami

Specialization Areas:Multi-Point Stochastic Simulation, Signal Processing, Image Processing & Machine Learning

Dr. Lakhan Dev Sharma

Specialization Areas: Biomedical Signal Processing, Image Processing, Machine Learning

Dr. Rajeev Sharma

Specialization Areas: Signal Processing, Biomedical Signals Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Instrumentation

Dr. Gurumurthy Komanapalli

Specialization Areas: Analog Electronics, Analog VLSI design, CMOS current-mode analog building blocks, Electronic Devices


Dr. Praveen Kumar

Specialization Areas: Embedded System, Digital System Design, FPGA, Relay Design, Smart grid & Microgrid, Robotics & Automation

Dr. Suseela Vappangi

Specialization Areas: Wireless Communications, Visible Light Communications, Signal Processing for Communication, Free Space Optical Wireless Communications, Next Generation Wireless Communication Systems.

Dr. Subhasish Mahapatra

Specialization Areas: Instrumentation & Control, Nonlinear Control, Autonomous Vehicles, Robotics, Process Control Instrumentation

Dr. Prateek Jain

Specialization Areas: Real-time system design and implementation, Embedded systems for biomedical applications, CMOS VLSI design, Artificial Intelligence and machine learning, Digital VLSI

Dr. Khairnar Vikas Vishnu

Specialization Areas: RF and Microwave Engineering, Design and Development of Reconfigurable Antennas, Metamaterial Inspired Antennas, mmWave Antenna, Microwave Circuit Design


Dr. Naveen Cheggoju

Specialization Areas: Image Processing, Image and Video compression, Computer vision, Machine learning, Face detection and recognition

Dr. Chandu DS

Specialization Areas: Design and Measurement of Planar Antennas, Metasurfaces, Microwave and Optical Polarizers, EM Wave Propagation and Microwave Passive Devices


School of Mechanical Engineering


Dr. P.S. Rama Sreekanth

Specialization Areas: Polymer Nano-composites, Honeycomb sandwich structures, Biomedical materials

Dr. S.V. Kota Reddy

Specialization Areas: Thermal & fluid Engineering (Refrigeration & Air Conditioning)

Dr. Dilip Kumar Mohanty

Specialization Areas: Thermal Engineering, Heat Transfer, Heat Exchanges

Dr. Pankaj Balakrishna Tambe

Specialization Areas: Materials Processing, Polymer Engineering, Machining Science

Dr. Ambuj Sharma

Specialization Areas: Computational Mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, Structural Health Monitoring


Dr. Manoj Kumar Gupta

Specialization Areas: Tribology, Mineral oils, Dispersants

Dr. V. Manikanta Ravindra Kumar

Specialization Areas: Numerical Modelling of Manufacturing Processes, Metal Forming, Railway Engineering

Dr. Manas Kumar Pal

Specialization Areas: Optical diagnostics, High speed imaging, Image processing, Experimental and numerical investigations of droplet and spray processes, Fuels and combustions


VIT-AP School of Advanced Sciences (SAS)



Department of Mathematics


Dr. Santanu Mandal
Dean of the School and Head of the Department

Specialization Areas: Memristor and Resistive Memory Dynamics, Neural Networks Dynamics, Nonlinear Dynamical Systems, Neuromorphic Computing

Dr. Satyanarayana Badeti

Specialization Areas: Rotating Fluids, Geo Physical Fluid Dynamics, Boundary Layers

Dr. M. Sudhakar

Specialization Areas: Stochastics for Ocean currents, Fluid dynamics, Numerics of PDE;finite element, finite point set, finite difference and finite volume methods

Dr. M. Phani Kumar

Specialization Areas: Fluid Mechanics, Micropolar, Couple Stress Fluids, CFD

Dr. S. Srinivas

Specialization Areas: Differential Equations, Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids, Heat Mass transfer


Dr. Venkatrajam Marka

Specialization Areas: Algebraic Coding Theory, Code-based cryptography, Codes with other Discrete Structures, Applicable Algebra.

Dr. Nikunja Bihari Barik

Specialization Areas: Radial & Integrated Radial Basis Function Method, Partial-Integro Differential Equations

Dr. Manoj Kumar Mishra

Specialization Areas: Magnetohydrodynamics, Boundary layer flow, Heat and Mass Transfer

Dr. Bhupesh Dutt Sharma

Specialization Areas: Fluid & Bio-Fluid Dynamics, Partial Differential Equation, Porous Media Flow

Dr. Vemula Ramakrishna Reddy

Specialization Areas: Hydrodynamics, Shear Instability/Stability, Free Surface Flows, Vortex Dynamics


Dr. Komandla Mahipal Reddy

Specialization Areas: Shape Preserving Fractal Interpolation, Geometric Modelling

Dr. R Sinuvasan

Specialization Areas: Symmetries, Painleve Analysis, Integrability, Lie Algebras, Similarity Transformations

Dr. Shalini

Specialization Areas: Nonlinear Optimization Problems, Multiobjective mathematical programming, Optimality, Duality

Dr. Ankur

Specialization Areas: Algebraic Coding Theory, Combinatorial Coding Theory, Algebraic Number Theory

Dr. Tanuj Kumar

Specialization Areas: Operator Theory, Integral Transforms, Function spaces


Dr. Lisna PC

Specialization Areas:Graph theory, b-coloring, Achromatic Coloring, Injective Coloring, Applications of b-coloring in network analysis

Dr. Kiran Kumar Patra

Specialization Areas: Computational fluid dynamics, Free surface dynamics, Non-Newtonian fluid, Finite volume method, Long-wave theory

Dr. Chandan Kumar Thakur

Specialization Areas: Fluid Dynamics, Groundwater Science, Contaminant Hydrology, Porous Media Flow and Transport

Dr. Anil Negi

Specialization Areas: Geomechanics, Elastodynamics, Piezoelectricity, Fracture Propagation , Solid Mechanics

Dr. Pratik Premadarshi Ray

Specialization Areas: Cosmology: Modified theories of Gravity, Theoretical Dark   Energy, Tensor Calculus, Differential equation


Dr. Peeyush Singh

Specialization Areas: Numerical Solution of Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication (EHL) theory, modelling and there application in Tribology Engineering, computer Vision, Parallel Computing, Numerical solution of Variational Inequality problems and their applications, Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element method (DG-FEM), DG-FVM, Spectral Element Method and their error analysis

Dr. Yada Nandukumar

Specialization Areas: Fluid Dynamics, Rotating Magnetohydrodynamics, Thermodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Nonlinear Dynamics

Dr. Prashanth Maroju

Specialization Areas: Numerical Analysis, Differential equations, Numerical Functional Analysis, Partial Differential equations, Computational Mathematics

Dr. Manisha Maity

Specialization Areas: Theoretical Seismology, Elastodynamics, Wave Propogation, Continuum Mechanics, Geomechanics

Dr. Gaddam Sharat

Specialization Areas: Adaptive Finite Element Methods, Discontinuous Galerkin methods, Variational Inequalities, A priori and a posteriori error analysis


Dr. Nadiminti Nagamani

Specialization Areas:Estimation Theory, Regression Analysis, Decision Theory, Testing of Hypothesis, Probability and Statistics

Dr. Rashmi Dubey

Specialization Areas: Fluid mechanics, Stability analysis, Porous media flows, Convective heat and mass transfer, Convective instabilities

Dr. Shah Parth Mukeshbhai

Specialization Areas: Dynamical Systems, Cosmology, General Relativity, Modified Gravity Theories, Dark Energy and Dark Matter  

Dr. V. Raja

Specialization Areas: Graph Theory, Algebraic Graph Theory, Tree-like Graphs, Discrete Structures, Design Theory  

Dr. Aswathy R K

Specialization Areas: Fractal theory, Fixed point theory, Dynamical systems, Iterated Function Systems, Self-similar sets  


Dr. Ranjan Kumar

Specialization Areas: Fuzzy optimization, Operational Research, Linear Programming Problem, Fuzzy Linear Programming Problem, shortest path problem, numerical analysis  

Dr. Sukanta Nayak

Specialization Areas: Numerical Analysis, Uncertainty Analysis, Differential Equations, Interval and Fuzzy Set Theory, Optimization Techniques  

Dr. Ranjeet Kumar Singh

Specialization Areas: Statistical Process/Quality Control, Statistical Inference, Data Analysis, Distribution Theory, Demography  


Department of Physics


Dr. Lakshmi Sowjanya Pali
Head of the Department

Specialization Areas: Condensed matter physics, Photovoltaics, Thinfilm Technology

Dr. N. Madhusudhana Rao

Specialization Areas: Condensed Matter Physics, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors, Nano materials

Dr. SK. Khadheer Pasha

Specialization Areas: Graphene Based Polymer Composites, High-k Dielectrics, Graphene Quantum Dots

Dr. S. Roopas Kiran

Specialization Areas: Ferroelectric and Piezoelectrics, Microwave Processing, Microwave Dielectrics

Dr. J. Sudagar

Specialization Areas: Surface Engineering, Coatings of engineering materials, Corrosion of engineering materials


Dr. V.R.K. Murthy
(Professor Emeritus)

Specialization Areas: Electromagnetic fields, Microwave Materials, Characterization and devices, Dielectric, Magnetic materials, Graphite intercalation systems and Applications,Magneto Optic Films and Computational Studies

Dr. Debajit Goswami

Specialization Areas: Biophysics, Solid State Physics, Thermodynamics

Dr. B. Manmadha Rao

Specialization Areas: Gas sensors, Solar cells, Solar fuel generation using nanostructured materials

Dr. Anita Sagadevan Ethiraj

Specialization Areas: Quantum dots & Multifunctional Nanomaterials – Synthesis and Applications, Thin Film Technology, Photovoltaics, Polymer nanocomposites

Dr. Nandam Ashok

Specialization Areas: Supercontinuum Generation, Slot optical waveguides, High power fiber lasers, Photonics crystal fibers


Department of Chemistry


Dr. Paramasivam R
Head of the Department

Specialization Areas: Powder Technology, Mineral Processing, Materials Technology, Petrochemicals, Biofuels

Dr. Anubendu Adhikary

Specialization Areas: Small molecule activation, Homogeneous catalysis, Energy transportation and conversion, Reductive functionalization ,Reaction kinetics and mechanism

Dr. Selvakumar

Specialization Areas: Main Group Chemistry, Supramolecular Inorganic Chemistry, Molecular and Material Engineering, Chalcogen Bonding, Biomimetic Catalysis and Electrocatalysis

Dr. Tufan Ghosh

Specialization Areas: Ultrafast Spectroscopy, Carrier Dynamics in Semiconduction Nanocrystals, Photophysics of Lead Halide Perovskites, Time-Resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy, Vibrational Coherence in Molecules and Solids

Dr. Rajesh Chalasani

Specialization Areas: Magnetic Nanoparticles, Layered materials, Photocatalysis, Hetero-nanostructures, electron holography


Dr. Sabeel M Basheer

Specialization Areas: Transition metals & Lanthanides Coordination Chemistry, Biological Studies of Metal Complexes, Molecular Sensors, Analytical and Electro-analytical Chemistry, Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials

Dr. Soumyakanta Prusty

Specialization Areas: Coordination Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Complex Architectures and Topology, Mechanically Interlocked Molecules, Systems Chemistry


VIT-AP School of Social Sciences and Humanities (VISH)


Dr. Rajneesh Mishra
Dean , VISH

Specialization Areas: Development and Growth, Migration Studies, Managerial Economics, Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Quality Assurance, Institutional Effectiveness, Business Excellence, Higher Education Management

Dr. Susmitha Shyamsundar
Associate Dean, VISH

Specialization Areas: ELT, Second Language Acquisition, Phonology

Dr. R. Thahiya Afzal

Specialization Areas: Indian writing in English, Food Studies, ELT, ICT

Dr. Rasheda Parveen

Specialization Areas: English in India, Cultural Studies, History of Ideas


Dr. Tannistha Dasgupta

Specialization Areas: Language Assessment, Educational Technology, Second Language Acquisition, Learner Autonomy, Task-based Language Teaching


Dr. Pragya Sen Gupta

Specialization Areas: Translation Studies, Discourse Analysis, Comparative Literature

Mr. Carlin Pouamou

Specialization Areas: Foreign Languages- French & Spanish

Dr. Sudesh Manger

Specialization Areas: Translation Studies, English Literature, History of Nepal, Nepali Literature and Indian Writing in English

Dr. Rakhi N.K

Specialization Areas: Language Technology, Syntax, Corpus Linguistics, NLP, Cognitive Science

Mr. Chandan Vishwas

Specialization Areas: French Language & Literature, Francophone Literature & Culture, Canadian French Literature & Culture, Linguistics, Translation Studies


Dr. Raghavi R K

Specialization Areas: Health Humanities, Graphic Medicine, Comics Studies, Literature and Medicine, and Visual Studies

Dr. Vadakkan Neethi Alexander

Specialization Areas: Anglo-American Fiction, Gothic Studies, Studies in Popular Culture, Literary Theory and Criticism, Postcolonial Literature

Dr. Deepjoy Katuwal

Literature and Socio-cultural Identities in South Asia, Studies in Eastern Himalayan Literature, Culture and Languages, Postcolonial Literary and Cultural Studies, Indian English Literature, South Asian Language and Literary Studies

Dr. Arenkala Kichu

Specialization Areas: English Language Teaching (ELT), English for Specific Purposes (ESP), Second Language Acquisition (SLA), Curriculum & Syllabus Design

Dr. Renuprasad Hemkiran Patki

Specialization Areas: Didactics of German as a Foreign Language, Contemporary German Poetry, German Love Poetry, Modern German Literature, German into Marathi Literary Translations


Mr. Pankaj Kumar

Specialization Areas: Modern Japanese Literature, Translation Studies, Interpretation, Japanese Management, Japanese Culture and society

Ms. Kanaka Himabindu Pottumuthu

Specialization Areas: Socio-Cultural Anthropology, Urban Studies, Sustainable & Smart Cities, Ethnography and  Medical Anthropology.

Dr. Tania Chakravarty

Specialization Areas: Social History of Modern India, Economic History of Modern India, Urban History of Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century India, History of Constitutional Reforms in Early Twentieth Century India, Environmental History of Modern India

Mr. Girija Shankar Panigrahi

Specialization Areas: Clinical Psychology, Positive Psychology, Disaster Resilience, Post-traumatic Growth, Science of Happiness

Dr. Priyanka Ghosh

Specialization Areas: Political Ecology, Biodiversity Conservation, Protected Area Management, Human-animal Conflicts, Human-Environment Interactions in the Global South


Dr.Ankita Swetaparna

Specialization Areas: Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics, Phonetics, Second Language Acquisition and Sociolinguistics

Dr.Nilanjana Ghosal

Specialization Areas: Religion in Contemporary American Fiction, Contemporary Gothic Studies, Women’s Literature, Feminist Theory, Contemporary American Literature


VIT-AP School of Business


Dr. Raghavendra
Associate Dean, VSB

Specialization Areas: Capital market, Financial Derivatives, Portfolio Management, Financial Management, Management Accounting  

Dr. A.V.V.S. Subba Lakshmi

Specialization Areas: Microfinance, Banking Financial services , Corporate Accounting, Personal Finance & Auditing

Mr. K. Samuel Johnson

Specialization Areas: Educational Technology, Organizational Research and behavior,Human Resource Management

Dr. Salini Rosaline

Specialization Areas: Educational Technology, Human Resource Management, Creativity and Innovation

Dr. Usha Seshadri

Specialization Areas: Marketing Analytics, Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing, Rural Marketing and Digital Marketing.


Dr. Kollapuri M

Specialization Areas: Econometrics, Money and banking, International economics, Micro and Macro economics

Dr. Vikas Mehra

Specialization Areas: Business Analytics, Data Visualization, Quantitative Techniques, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management.

Dr. Nupur Nirola

Specialization Areas: Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics, Principles of Microeconomics, Public Finance and Role of Institutions in Public Policy


VIT-AP School of Law


Dr. Benarji Chakka
Dean, VSL

Specialization Areas: Public International Law, International Aviation and Space Law, Transitional Justice

Dr. C.L.V. Siva Kumar

Specialization Areas: Constitution Law, Administrative Law, Interest in law and public Policy

Ms. M. Mahathi

Specialization Areas: Criminal Law, Contracts and Family Law

Ms. CH. Amrita Gulshan

Specialization Areas: International Law, International Trade Law, Space Law, Environmental Law, International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights Law.

Dr.Alisha Pradhan

Specialization Areas: Family Law, Company Law, Constitutional Law, Law of Torts