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Dr. M Lakshmipathi Rao
He has 40 years of Teaching experience at Undergraduate and Post Graduate level and is an active researcher. His area of Research is Solid State Physics with special emphasis on Defects in Solids and Solid Electrolytes.
|Schooling:||Zilla Parishad High School, Rudrapaka, Krishna District.
SSLC: 1963, Secondary School leaving Certificate, Movva, Krishna District.
|PUC:||Pre University Certificate. Arts & Science College- 1964 to 65 (First Div), O.U.,
|B.Sc. (MPC) 1966-1969 –First Division, University 10th Rank and
National Merit Scholarship holder, Arts & Science College, O.U., Warangal.
|M.Sc. (Solid State Physics as specialization) Post Graduation Centre, Warangal,
Under Osmania University-1972 - passed with distinction and secured University
|PhD:||CSIR fellowship (JRF) at O.U. (1972).
Awarded PhD in 1980 in Solid State Physics under the guidance of
Late Prof. K. Venkata Ramaiah, Vice Chancellor, K.U., UPSC Member and
Prof. Hari babu, Professor in Physics, O.U.
|First Job:||Department of Physics, Osmania University as Assistant Lecturer (1973)
|Achievements:|| 25 Years of administrative experience in various capacities at Osmania University
As controller of Examinations Streamlined and Computerized the Osmania University Examination processes
As Director Academic Audit Cell, Streamlined the Affiliation, Admissions and other academic activities of about 1000 colleges affiliated to Osmania University
As Director IQAC, Submitted the Re-Accreditation report (SSR) of the university to NAAC
Osmania University is awarded “A” Grade by NAAC with a CGPA of 3.31 during his tenure as Director, IQAC
Organized two Seminars and two workshops to sensitize the administrators and teachers of Osmania University on Quality Sustenance and also on the newly introduced CBCS System in the PG Courses
As Head of the Department a two year M.Sc. (Nano Science) course is started with a funding of Rs 2 crores from DST under its Nano-Mission Programme
Under DST-FIST programme an amount of Rs.2.1 crores is receivedfor the development of research laboratories
An amount of Rs.73lakhs is received from UGC under SAP programme
Organized two National Seminars on New Perspectives of Materials under UGC-SAP.
A post M.Sc. Diploma in Radiological Physics is started in collaboration with AERB and corporate Cancer Hospitals
Handled Research projects and Published 25 research papers in reputed International and National Journals
Attended 30 National and International Conferences on different aspects of Solid State Physics and guided students for PhD
Delivered extension lectures on Crystallography, Defects in Solids, Semiconductors, Superconductivity and Nano materials at Academic Staff Colleges and Post Graduate Colleges
Written a Text Book on “Solid State Physics” for the PG students of Dr Ambedkar Open University
Delivered live lectures on Door Darshan TV channel for the benefit of PG students of Dr Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad.
Delivered 40 video lectures on Solid State Physics for engineering students of Rajiv Gandhi University for Knowledge Technologies, Hyderabad.
Has rich experience in the areas of Quality Sustenance and Improvement in higher educational institutions.
Delivered about 60 lectures on various aspects of Quality, Accreditation and other Related Issues in Higher Educational Institutions and a few of them include the Keynote & Inaugural addresses at National Seminars sponsored by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore.
Associated with NAAC Peer team visits to various Universities as coordinator for Assessment and Accreditation during his tenure at NAAC.
Associated with Dr. A.S. Rao Awards Council, Hyderabad as Honorary President.
Delivered Dr. A.S. Rao Memorial Inaugural lecture to School Children.
|Current Assignment:||Discharging duties as Principal Methodist College of Engineering &
Technology, from 26th Oct 2016 to till date.