Dr. Harinarayana Kota

Distinguished Professor, IITBombay, IITBombay;IIITDMJabalpur

Areas of Interest:

Systems Engineering,Aircraft Design,Technology Management,Programme Management,Safety & Airworthiness Management,Integrated Vehicle health Management,Academic Administation.


Systems engineering,Aircraft Design,MDO,System Safety,IVHM

Consultancy Areas:

Systems engineering,system safety,Airworthiness,IVHM,Technology Management,Project management,Aircraft Design.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:


Professional Experience:

  • Chief Resident Engineer
  • Chief Designer,HAL(Nasik Division)
  • Director,ADE(DRDO)
  • Programme Director(LCA),ADA
  • Vice Chancellor,University of Hyderabad.


systems engineering,aircraft design,management,technology,safety,administration,airworthiness.


Contact Information


NEB3/401,Sriram Spandana,Challaghatta,off wind tunnel road,Bangalore 560037

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  • BSc(Engg)Mech-Benaras Hindu university(1961-65)
  • ME(Aeronautics)-Indian Institute of Science(65-67)
  • Phd(Aircraft Design)-IITBombay (1984)
  • BL-Bangalore University


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Felolow(INAE,NASI,AESI)
  • Distinguished alumini(IISc,IITBombay)
  • Life time achievement award (INAE,DRDO)
  • Padmashree

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section VII: Aerospace Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship:

Year of Birth: 1943