Bachelor of Science, University Madras, India, 1962. DMIT, Madras Institute of Technology, India, 1965. Master of Science, University Florida, 1970.
Dy project director Indian Space Research Organization, India, 1981—1988, project director Isro, 1989—1995, program director isro, since 1996, Professor Bangalore basede engineering college since 2003. .
President Vol. Relief Organization, India, Space Colony Welfare Associate, Bangalore, India, since 2002.
Married K. Meenakshi, Children: Rama K., Mythili K.