Nageswara Rao Gollapalli

Professor NAGESWARA RAO GOLLAPALLI has been working as a faculty member in School of Chemistry, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India since 1989. He was Biotechnology National Associate at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and Post-doctoral Research Fellow at University of Durban, South Africa. Andhra University conferred Best Researcher award (2000), Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Best Academician Award (2008) and A.P. State Government conferred State Best Teacher Award (2014) on him.

Till now 32 Ph. D. and 13 M. Phil. Degrees have been awarded under his guidance. He has 265 publications in national and international journals. He attended 90 Seminars/Conferences. He handled research projects from the University Grants Commission, Department of Science & Technology and Department of Ocean Development. He is Editor/Editorial board member for 3 and reviewer of 97 papers to 57 International Journals. He adjudicated 70 Ph. D. theses from 20 universities. He authored a book entitled Computer Applications in Chemistry published by Himalaya Publishing House, Mumbai.

Prof. Rao held various positions like Assistant Principal, AU College of Science & Technology, Head, Department of Inorganic & Analytical Chemistry, Director, School of Chemistry and Chief Warden, Science College Hostels. At present Prof. Nageswara Rao is Director, School of Chemistry, Andhra University.