Dr. G. Durga Prasad did his B.E. form Andhra University in the year 1975, M.Tech. from IIT Kharagpur in 1977 and Ph.D from IIT Delhi in the year 1980. He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at IISc Bangalore for about one year in 1981 and Joined IIT Delhi as Lecturer from 1982 to 1987. In 1987 he joined IIT Kharagpur as Assistant Professor and in 1990 he became Associate Professor. In the year 1996 he has left IIT Kharagpur and went abroad to various countries like Australia, USA and Middle East as Power Systems Consultant. His last assignment was with ABB Contracting Company as Project Manager. He has more than 8 years of experience as a Consultant and Project Manager of ABB.
He has returned from abroad in 2003 and joined SCIENT Institute of Technology as a Head of EEE Department and Vice-Principal and later in 2006 became a Principal of the same Institute upto May 2009. Later, he worked with Swami Ramanada Thirtha Institute of Science and Technology, Nalgonda as a Principal up to 2011. Presently he is with Ellenki Group of Institutions as Principal.
He has more than 22 years of Teaching and research experience. He has supervised 4 Ph.D. Scholars for their Ph.D while he was at IIT’s and was awarded “Distinguished Research Award” by CIGREE Committee for his contributions in the field of Power Systems in the year 2000. He has published more than 40 research papers in several Inter-National journals.