Dr. Prahlada Ramarao

Distinguoshed Scientist, Swamy Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Sanstha

Areas of Interest:

Energy, Propulsion, Aerodynamics, Mechanical Engg. and Management


Research, Development, Experimentation, Management of products in above areas

Consultancy Areas:

Higher Education, Un-conventional Energy, Aerospace Systems and Management.


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:

Development, testing, and manufacturing and delivery of Surface to Air Missile System, AKASH, to the country.

Taking Defence R&D to higher levels.

Professional Experience:

  • Distinguished Scientist, DRDO.
  • Vice Chancellor, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, DRDO, Pune.


Research and Development
Product Development


Contact Information


442B, Naman Aptt, Flat 2A, 2nd Cross, Ideal Homes Township,RR Nagar, Bengaluru-560098.
Mobile: 7760785666

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  • BE, Mechanical, UVCE, Bluru Univ.
  • ME Aerospace, IISc.
  • Phd, JNTU, Hyderabad


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Padmashri 2015.
  • Fellow, INAE,IE,ASI, AeSI, IETE and AP Academy of Sciences.

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section VII: Aerospace Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship:

Year of Birth: 1947