Bachelor of Technology, Osmania University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 2003.
Research associate, chemical engineering department Indian Institute Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, 1992—1994. Professor Jawaharlal Nehru Technology University, Anantapur, India, since 1994, head, chemical engineering, since 2005, president, teachers association, 2007—2009.
Member of Intellectual Property Multimedia Subsystem, Indian Institute Chemical Engineers, Indian Society Technology Education (member, students chapter 2007-2009).
Married Sridevi Jalla. Children: Goutham, Jayanth Bhawan.