Dr. E.Nageswara Rao

Professor & Head
Chemistry Department
R.V.R. & J.C. College of Engineering
Guntur - 522 019
Andhra Pradesh
Phone: 08632288254(o) Ext: 240(O)
E-mail: :hodchemistry@rvrjc.ac.in

Educational Qualifications:
  • Ph.D in Solid State Chemistry Catalysis, IIT, Kharagpur in the Year 1986.
  • M.Sc in Physical Chemistry from Andhra University, Waltair in the Year 1978.
  • B.Sc in Chemistry from Govt. College, Srikakulam in the year 1976.
Date of Birth:07-02-1957
Date of Joining:01-08-1986

   R&D and Teaching Experience : 32 Years.

Teaching Experience:
  • Presently working as Professor & Head at Department of Chemistry, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur, since July 2009.
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor at Department of Chemistry, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur, during September 2004 to June 2009.
  • Worked as a Senior Lecturer at Department of Chemistry, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur, during December 1996 to August 2004.
  • Worked as a Lecturer at Department of Chemistry, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur, during August 1986 to November 1996.
  • Worked as SRA in Physics Department, IIT, Kharagpur and worked from Feb 1986 to July 1986
Memberships in Professional societies/Bodies
  • Member of Indian Society for Technical Education
  • Member of Indian Liquid Crystal Society.
  • Member of International association of Engineers.
Details of Publications
  1. Reactivity in the spinel formation reaction in CuO/Al2O3, Fe2O3, Cr2O3systems. Journal of Materials Science Letters (1983) 393-394
  2. Studies on the formation of a solid solution compound in Li2O impregnated CuAl2O4 catalyst. Materials Research Bulletin, Vol. 18,pp73-78,1983
  3. Order-Disorder transition in Li0.5Al2.5O4 -Materials Research Bulletin, Vol 21, pp 55-60, 1986.
  4. Order disorder studies on copper substituted lithium aluminate and lithium gallate spinels. Materials Research Bulletin, Vol. 22, pp 951-956,1987.
  1. "Electrical studies on Li and Cu incorporated alumina" International symposium on ceramics,Bangalore, 29-30 Nov, 1982.
  2. "Branch specific chemistry content in engineering curriculum and its relevance to the present and future needs" National conference on Physical Science and Engineering education, conducted by REC, Warangal from July 9th to 11th, 1999.
Workshops / Seminars / Courses Participated:
  1. National seminar on "Role of Alkali metals and their ions in pharmaceutical industry" conducted by R.V.R & J.C College of Engineering, Guntur during 4th to 6th March,1999.
  2. 39th Annual convention of Chemists, Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Dec. 2002.
  3. National conference on "Creative art of Organic Synthesis and HerbalMedicines-A new opportunity for chemists" on 16th August 2003.
  4. National conference on "Chemical dynamics and Reaction mechanism" at Nagarjuna University, 19th Jan to 21st Jan 2006 sponsored by UGC, New Delhi.
  5. National seminar on "Metal Matrix composites" organized by Mechanical Engg., R.V.R & J.C College of Engineering, 29th -30th September, 2010.
  6. UGC sponsored National Seminar on "Solar energy Harvesting through Photovoltaic cells and storage" on 21-22, June 2013 organised by Physics Department, RVR& JC College of Engg., Guntur.
  7. DST sponsored National seminar on "Futuristic trends of nanocomposites and their fabrication" on 6th and 7th September 2013. RVR& JC College of Engg., Guntur.
  8. AICTE sponsored National work shop on "Nano technology -A fuel for Chemical industry" 20th and 21st September 2013. RVR & JC College of Engg., Guntur.
  9. AICTE sponsored National Seminar on "Advances in Biomaterials for medical applications" on 14th and 15th March 2014. RVR & JC College of Engg., Guntur.
  10. One day national seminar on "Solar energy for green environment" held on 31.03.2015 at P.V.P.Siddardha Institute of Technolgy,Vijayawada.
  11. National Seminar on "Development of tools using bio-meterials for medical applications" on 18-19th December,2015.Organised byMechanical engineering,RVR&JC,Guntur.
  12. One day National work shop on "Advances in chemical engineering for sustained development" on 7th Feb,2015,organisd by Chemical engineering,RVR& JC,Guntur.
Induction training course:
  1. Induction training course of AICTE, organized by the Academic Staff College, Andhra Universityfrom 10-06-1996 to 29-06-1996.
Seminars conducted:
  1. Seminar on "Management of Environmental Pollution" sponsored by A. P. Pollution Board and R.V.R &J.C College of Engineering, 21st March 2011.