Dr. Venkatesh Kadbur Prabhakar Rao

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering,
BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Nanobiotechnology, Structural vibrations, Biomechanics, Micro-electro mechanical systems (MEMS), Sensors, Mechanobiology, Finite Element Modeling, Microfluidics, Multi-physics coupled filed problems, Lab-on-chip, Bioengineering
Room No.-6020-H,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan. India.

Discerning experience of over 18 years in MEMS, NEMS, Dynamics, Finite Element Methods, Neuroscience, Oncology, Myography, Biomechanics, Medical Diagnosis, Mechanical Engineering, Research and Development. He has demonstrated abilities in planning, administering and reviewing research and development activities of the organization; handling the tasks of formulating the strategies and policies of research and development. He has developed skills in developing and implementing programs of research projects, targets and priorities commercial and policy developments; handling the responsibilities of publishing the results of significant research projects. He possesses the proficiency in monitoring costs & effectiveness of research & development activities of the organization; providing advice on research & development options available in the organization; suggested recommendations related to the development of product and service. He has successfully carried out experiments on Cancer cells & muscular disorders.

He has the merit of working with various research organizations like Centre for Nano Science & Engineering, Indian Institute of Science as Sr. Research Associate; CranesSci MEMS Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science as Research Associate. Venkatesh also worked as Associate Professor at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering; Visiting Faculty at Department of Mechanical Engineering, GATE Forum, Bangalore. He has been involved in teaching & tutoring students by planning, preparing & presenting lessons on various subjects like Mechanics of Materials, Dynamics, Vibration, Finite Element Method. He has successfully filed a patent “Method and system for indicating muscular disorders”, International Patent, PCT/IB2016/056424. He has been involved in writing book chapters. He has the professional membership of - Member ISSS, IEEE, IAN, SEM.