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educator , Civil engineer

Achanta Ramakrishna Rao, Indian civil engineer, educator. Achievements include patents in field. Recipient Best Research Paper award, Indian Environment Congress, 2002; grantee Doctor Deshpande Research, Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, 1990. Member of Institution Engineers India, Indian Society Hydraulics, International Association Hydraulic Research.

Background

Rao, Achanta Ramakrishna was born on June 16, 1947 in Penumarru, Associated Press, India. Son of Achanta Ganga Raju and Achanta Seshamma.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Andhra University, 1970. Master of Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, 1979.

Career

Research associate Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1980—1981. Lecturer Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1981—1985. Assistant professor Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1985—1992, associate professor, since 1992.

Adjunct professor University Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada, since 2002. Consultant Several government and private organizations.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Institution Engineers India, Indian Society Hydraulics, International Association Hydraulic Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Billiards.

Connections

Married Radha Achanta Kumari, June 9, 1985. Children: Sirisha, Rajasekhar.

father:
Achanta Ganga Raju

mother:
Achanta Seshamma

spouse:
Radha Achanta Kumari

child:
Sirisha Rao

child:
Rajasekhar Rao