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Venugopal Mukku

Associate Professor
Department Chair
Research Labs Director
Math, Science and Technology Department
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Research Interests

Awards, Distinctions, and Honors

  • 2019 Builders of Diversity Award

  • 1999: Alexander von Humboldt research fellowship by the Alexander von Humboldt foundation, Bonn , Germany

  • 1991: Research fellowship by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi , India

  • 1990: Gold medal by Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher learning, Prasanthi Nilayam , India

Selected Publications

Educational Background

  • B. Sc (1988) Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher learning, Prasanthi Nilayam, India

  • M.Sc. (1990) Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher learning, Prasanthi Nilayam, India

  • Ph.D. (1995) Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India

In the News

July 31, 2018
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