Brief Profile

BIO DATA OF PROF. P. S. AVADHANI Present Position : Professor , Principal & Chairman, Faculty of Engg. A.U College of Engg, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam- 530 003 Phone: 91-891-2799794 (R), Cell : 098851-87815 E-mail:, Website: Qualifications : 1) M.Tech (Computer Science), I.I.T Kanpur, India 2) Ph.D from I.I.T Kanpur, India.

Awards: 1. BEST TEACHER AWARD for the year 2015 from Govt. Of Andhra Pradesh. 2. BEST RESEARCHER AWARD for the year 2005 -06 from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 3. BEST ACADEMICIAN AWARD for the year 2009-2010 from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. 4. DISTINGUISHED ACADEMICIAN AWARD for 2011 from Pentagram Research Centre, Hyderabad. 5. CHAPTER PATRON AWARD for the year 2010-2011 from Computer Society of India.

Honors: 1. Invited by TCS to New Delhi. Feb, 2004 2. Invited by Microsoft Corporation to Bangalore, April 2004 3. Invited by Microsoft Corporation to Malaysia, June 2004. 4. Served as member of National Board of Accreditation of AICTE and inspected various Engineering Colleges all over India as a member of NBA. 5. Delivered Invited talks at many national and international conferences. 6. Chaired many sessions at national and international conferences at many places in India and abroad.

Projects Handled: 1. A consultancy project titled “A software Design of E-governance of VMC Soukaryam“ worth 1.8 lakhs was handled successfully for Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation during august 2005 to march 2006. 2. Principal Investigator on a project titled "An Investigation on the impact of encoding schemes in steganography and watermarking algorithms" fundied by Ministry of Communications & Information Technology (MIT), New Delhi for Rs. 24.20 Lakhs, form April 2009 to July 2010.

Positions Held: 1) Chairman, Faculty of Engg., AU College of Engg, Andhra University, 2011 to till date 2) Officer on Special Duty for AU College of Engineering, 2006- 2008. 3) Training & Placement Officer, AU College of Engineering, 2008- till date 4) Founder Chairman, Board of Studies, Adikavi Nannaya University, Rajahmundry, 2007-2009 and many more

No. of Ph.D’s Produced : 17 No. of Membership of Professional Bodies : 08 No. of invited talks : 31 No of papers published in National/ International Journals : 139 No. of Symposia/ Seminars Conducted : 07 No. Of Books Published : 02

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Principal & Professor of Computer Science & Systems Engineering
Andhra University College of Engineering (Autonomous)
Andhra University,Visakhapatnam - 530 003

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Phone no: +919885187815