Mr BHVS Narayana Murthy

Director, Research Centre Imarat (RCI), Vignyana Kanchan PO, Hyderabad

Areas of Interest:

Avionics Systems design including navigation systems, On Board Computers, Control Systems, Flight Instrumentation systems, Imaging and RF Seekers.


Embedded Computers, Navigation Systems, VLSI Design, System on Chip, Signal Processing, Real-time Software, High Performance Avionics Systems, Machine Learning.

Consultancy Areas:


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies)

Major Professional Contributions:

Mr. BHVS Narayana Murthy has made outstanding contributions in conceptualization, strategy, planning,design, development of advanced Realtime Computers and Navigation technologies for Medium, Long Range and Tactical Missiles, Fighter Aircrafts and other Strategic Missions in India.He played a vital role in development of advanced redundant Navigation System for long range strategic missions and BMD programme.Under his leadership DRDO has successfully designed, developed and flight tested single chip mission computer – SystemOn Chip thereby brining in quantum jump in miniaturization of avionics technologies.He has evolved innovative redundancy management schemes for navigation systems to identify the sensor failures and system failures. As Director, RCI, he has spearheaded the design, development and flight testing of Navigation Systems, On Board Computers, Control Actuation Systems, Flight Instrumentation systems, RF and IIR seekers for various projects of DRDO.

Professional Experience:

  • Project Director, SAAW
  • Programme Director, MRSAM
  • Technology Director, Navigation and Embedded Computes
  • Associate Director, RCI
  • Director, RCI.


Embedded Systems,Avionics Systems, Navigation Systems, VLSI Design, System on Chip, Signal Processing, Real-time Software, High Performance Avionics Systems, Machine Learning.

Contact Information


Research Centre Imarat (RCI),
Vignyana Kanchan PO,
Phone: 040-24306000
Mobile: 9440712549
Fax: 040-24306002

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  • M.Tech., Computer ScienceEngineering, 1995, JNTU, Hyderabad
  • B.Tech, Electronics & CommunicationEngineering,1986, REC Warangal, Kakatiya University

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • AGNI Award for Excellence in Self Reliance" as a team Leader for the development of System on Chip (SoC) for Onboard Computers. 2012
  • DRDO Scientist of the year award for the year. 2009
  • "DRDO Award for Path Breaking Research / Outstanding Technology Development 2008" as a team member for the year 2008 in recognition of contribution for AKASH missile system to meet the operational requirements of Indian Army and Air Force.2008
  • "DRDO Award for Performance Excellence" as a team member in the year 2007 in recognition of contribution for development of a special missile for Indian Navy.2007
  • "DRDO Award for Path-breaking research / outstanding technology development" as a team member for the year 2007 for successful flight testing and realization of long range Agni-3 missile (A3) systems.2007

Link to Website

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INAE Section Affiliated VII: Aerospace Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2016

Year of Birth: 1963