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Dr. A Govardhan
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SMCSI, MACM, MIEEE, MIAENG, MWASET, LMISTE, MFSF, MTDWI, SMIACSIT
Computer Science & Engineering

He believes that following three things are necessary to make every person great and every nation great:

Conviction of the Powers of good

      Absence of Jealousy and Suspicion

      Helping all who are trying to be good and do good

          Dr.A.Govardhan is presently a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, Principal (JNTUHCEH) and Executive Council Member, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH), India. He served and held several Academic and Administrative positions including Director at School of Information Technology, Director of Evaluation (JNTUH), Principal(JNTUHCEJ), Head of the Department, Chairman and Member of Boards of Studies and Students’ Advisor. He did his 10th standard from Z.P.H.S. Choutuppal in 1986, Intermediate from Andhra Pradesh Residential Junior College (APRJC), Nagarjuna Sagar in 1988, B.E.(CSE)  from Osmania University College of Engineering, Hyderabad  in 1992, M.Tech from Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU),  New Delhi in 1994 and Ph.D from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad in 2003.  He is the recipient of 30 International and National Awards including Dewang Mehta Academic Leadership Award (2017), Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan National Award, A.P. State Government Best Teacher Award (2012), Pride of Asia International Award, Best Principal, Bharat Seva Ratna Puraskar, CSI Chapter Patron Award, Bharat Jyoti Award, International Intellectual Development Award and Mother Teresa Award for Outstanding Services, Achievements, Contributions, Meritorious Services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role in the field of Education and Service to the Nation. He is a Chairman and Member on several Boards of Studies of various Universities. He is the Immediate Past Chairman of CSI Hyderabad Chapter. He is a Member on the Editorial Boards for Twelve International Journals.

         He is a Member on Advisory Boards & Academic Boards and Technical Program Committee Member for more than 65 International and National Conferences. He has 2 Monographs, and 10 Book Chapters in Springer, Germany. He has guided 76 Ph.D theses, 1 M.Phil, 135 M.Tech projects and he has published 405 research papers at International/National Journals/Conferences including IEEE, ACM, Springer, Elsevier and InderScience. He has organized 1 International Conference, 20 Workshops and 1 Refresher Course. He has delivered more than 100 Keynote speeches and invited lectures. He has 23 years of Teaching and Research experience. He served as Convener for TS ECET-2017, Co-Convener for TS EAMCET-III-2016, EAMCET-2009 and Chief Regional Coordinator for TS EAMCET-2016, EAMCET-2010 and EAMCET-2011. He has also served as Chairman & Vice-Chairman, CSI Hyderabad Chapter and IT professional Forum, A.P. He is a member on several Professional and Service Oriented Bodies. His areas of research include Databases, Data Warehousing & Mining and Information Retrieval Systems.

             He has taught more than 20 PG and UG Subjects including Data Warehousing & Mining, Information Retrieval Systems, Database Management Systems, Distributed Databases, Software Engineering, Object Oriented Analysis & Design, Software Testing Methodologies, Object Oriented Programming, Data Structures, Operating Systems, Mathematical Foundations for Computer Science, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Programming Languages like JAVA, C++, C, COBOL, Pascal and Scripting Languages etc.

              He is a Life Member/Member  in several Professional and Service Oriented Bodies including Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Computer Society of India  (CSI), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Association of Engineers  (IAENG), World Academy of Science Engineering and Technology (WASET), Free Software Foundation (FSF), The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), Internet Society (ISOC) and International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology(IACSIT)

Some of the Academic and Administrative Positions Holding/ Held

  1. Principal, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date).
  2. Member, Executive Council, JNTU Hyderabad (November 2011 – till date).
  3. Member, Finance Committee (One of 2 Selected EC Members), JNTU Hyderabad    (2012 – till date).
  4. Chairman, College Academic Council, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad  (December 2015 – till date).
  5. Chairman, Purchase Committee (TEQIP-II), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad  (December 2015 – till date).
  6. Member Secretary, Governing Body (TEQIP-II and TEQIP-III), JNTUH College of Engineering  Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date).
  7. Executive Head, MSME-Technology Business Incubation (MSME-TBI) (Entrepreneur Development Cell), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date).
  8. Chief Coordinator, Industrial Consultancy Services (ICS), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date).
  9. Director, School of Information Technology, JNTU Hyderabad (December 2013 – December 2015).
  10. Director of Evaluation, JNTU Hyderabad (November 2011 – June 2013).
  11. Principal, JNTUH College of Engineering Jagtial, Karimnagar Dist. (July 2009 – August 2011).
  12. Head, Department of CSE, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (October 2008 - June 2009).
  13. Member, Board of Studies for CSE, School of IT, JNTU Hyderabad (December 2013 – December 2015).
  14. Member, Board of Studies for CSE and IT, JNTU Hyderabad (2008 – till date).
  15. Member, Standing Committee for Affiliation, JNTUH.
  16. Member, Sports Council, JNT University Hyderabad
  17. Member on Board of Studies for several Universities including JNT University Hyderabad, Satavahana University, Karimnagar, Kakatiya University Warangal, JNTU Anantapur, Sree Nidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Hyderabad, Anurag Group of Educational Institutions, Hyderabad and Vagdevi College of Engineering, Bollikunta, Warangal, SRKR Engineering College, Bhimavaram.

 

Awards / Scholarships Conferred

  1. Dewang Mehta Academic Leadership Award for the year 2017
  2. Dr.CINAREY Prathibha Puraskaram (Dr.C.Narayana Reddy Meritorious Award (Jan 2017)
  3. TITA (Telangana Information Technology Association) Excellence Award (in recognition of Outstanding Performance) for the year 2016
  4. Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan National Award and
  5. Best Academic Administrator for the year 2015
  6. Pride of Asia Award
  7. Star of Asia Award and
  8. Gaurav Chakra Puraskar for the year 2014
  9. Rashtriya Pragati Award
  10. Mother Teresa Award
  11. Seva Shree Award
  12. Bharat Excellence Award
  13. National Integration Award and
  14. Bharat Seva Ratna Puraskar for the year 2013
  15. A.P. State Government Best Teacher Award
  16. Rashtriya Pragati Award
  17. Mother Teresa Seva Ratna Award
  18. Indira Gandhi Seva Ratna Award and
  19. Rajiv Gandhi Seva Ratna Award  for the year 2012
  20. CSI Chapter Patron Award(2010-2011)
  21. Seva Chakra Puraskar 2011
  22. International Intellectual Development Award 2011  (presented at Bangkok, Thailand)
  23. Best Principal Award 2011 for the year 2011
  24. Bharat Jyoti Award 2010
  25. Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award 2010
  26. Best Citizens of India Award 2010
  27.  Life Time Achievement Gold Medal Award 2010
  28.  Rashtriya Vidya Saraswati Puraskar 2010 and
  29.  Eminent Educationist Award 2010 for the year 2010
  30. Padma Jyothi  for securing First Position in School in 10th standard.    

            for Outstanding services, Achievements  and Contributions and  Certificates of Excellence for Meritorious Services, Outstanding  Performance and Remarkable Role and in         

            recognition of Exceptional Caliber and Outstanding Performance in the area of Education & Research and Service to the Nation

  • He has partcipated as a Panel Member for the program on  Future Workforce, organized by Deloitte, 23 November 2017, Hyderabad.
  • Has been Listed as One among the Top Three Faculty in JNT University Hyderabad (made by Outlook Survey for the year 2008).
  • He has participated as Panel Member for the PRATHIDHVANI program on Engineering Education and Standards, organized and transmitted by E-TV, 2009.
  • Participated as Panel Member for the PRATHIDHVANI program on Awareness of Engineering Education and Trends, organized and transmitted by E-TV, 2009.
  • He has Received the Best Paper Award for the paper titled Detecting Near Duplicate Web Documents in Crawling, CONVERG 2K8, SRKR Engineering College, Bhimavaram, 2008.
  • UGC Fellowship (1992-1994) was awarded by University Grants Commission, Government of India for M.Tech. Program.
  • Telugu Vignana Parithoshikam  by the Government of Andhra Pradesh for B.E.(CSE) program.
  • Nominated as the Best Student for the year 1987-88 in A.P. Residential Junior College (APRJC), Nagarjuna Sagar, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Merit Scholarship was awarded by the Government of Andhra Pradesh for securing first position in School, 1986.

 

Experience

  • Serving as Principal and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad since December 2015.
  • Served as Director and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Information Technology, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from December 2013 to December 2015.
  • Served as a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Information Technology, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from June 2013 to December 2013.
  • Served as Director of Evaluation, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from November 2011 to June 2013.
  • Served as a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Information Technology, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from August 2011 to November 2011.
  • Served as Principal and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, JNTUH College of Engineering Jagtial, Nachupally (Kondagattu), Karimnagar Dist. A.P. from July 2009 to August 2011.
  • Served as a Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from October 2008 to June 2009.
  • Served as a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Information Technology, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from April 2007 to September 2008.
  • Served as a Professor, Dept. of CSE, J.N.T. University College of Engineering, Anantapur from April 2006 to March 2007.
  • Served as an Officer-in-Charge of Examinations, JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad    (2003 – 2006).
  • Served as an Associate Professor, JNT University College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad from 1999 to 2006.
  • Served as an Assistant Professor, School of Computer Science, IPGSR, J.N.T. University, Hyderabad, Masabtank, Hyderabad from 1994 to 1999.

 

Additional Activities

  1. Member, Executive Council, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (November 2011- till date).
  2. Member, Finance Committee, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (January 2012 - till date).
  3. Member, Standing Committee for Academic Senate, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad. (August 2009 – till date).
  4. Member Secretary, Governing Body, JNTUH College of Engineering HyderabadKukatpally, Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date).
  5. Chairman, College Academic Council (CAC), JNTUH College of Engineering HyderabadKukatpally, Hyderabad (December 2015 – till date)
  6. Member, Extraordinary Academic Committee, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad.
  7. Convener, TS ECET – 2017, Government of Telangana.
  8.  Co-Convener, TS EAMCET – III – 2016, Government of Telangana.
  9. Chief Regional Coordinator, TS EAMCET-II-2016Government of Telangana.
  10. Chief Regional Coordinator, TS EAMCET-2016Government of Telangana.
  11. Member, Standing Committee for Affiliation, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad. (January 2012 - June 2013 and Dec 2013 – 2014, 2015- till date)
  12. Member, Academic Advisory Committee (AAC), UGC-Academic Staff College, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2009 - 2012).
  13. Chairman, College Academic Council (CAC), School of Information Technology, JNT University, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2013-2015).
  14. Member, Board of Studies (BOS) (UG and PG) for CSE and IT for J.N.T University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2009-till date).
  15. Convener, APTRANSCO Recruitment Test for Sub-Engineers 2012.
  16. Convener, APTRANSCO Recruitment Test for LDCs 2012.
  17. Convener, Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University, Hyderabad Recruitment Test for Asst. Executive Engineers 2012.
  18. Co-Convener, Recruitment Test for VRO & VRA,   Govt. of Andhra Pradesh 2012.
  19. Chief Regional Coordinator, TS EAMCET-II-2016, Govt. of Telangana.
  20. Chief Regional Coordinator, TS EAMCET 2016, Govt. of Telangana.
  21. Chief Regional Coordinator, EAMCET 2011, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.
  22. Chief Regional Coordinator, EAMCET 2010, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.
  23. Co-Convener, EAMCET 2009, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.

 

As Chairman/ Member of Board of Studies (BOS) (CSE and IT) Holding/ Held

  1. Chairman, BOS, School of Information Technology, JNTU Hyderabad.
  2. Member, BOS for UG and PG, JNT University Hyderabad.
  3. Member, BOS for PG, JNT University Anantapur, Anantapuramu.
  4. Member, Board of Studies (BOS) (UG and PG) for CSE Satavahana University Karimnagar, Telangana (2011- till date).
  5. Member, BOS, Anurag Group of Institutions, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad.
  6. Member, Board of Studies (BOS) for CSE, S.R.K.R. Engineering College Bhimavaram (2011- till date).
  7. Chairman, College Academic Council (CAC), School of Information Technology, JNTU Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2013-2015).
  8. Member, Academic Council, Sree Nidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad (2011- till date).
  9. Member, BOS, Vagdevi College of Engineering, Bollikunta, Warangal (2014- till date).
  10. Member, BOS for PGSchool of Information Technology, J.N.T University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2007-2008).
  11. Member, BOS in Computer Science & Engineering, Adikavi Nannaya University, Rajahmundry (2010 - till date).
  12. Member, BOS in Computer Science & Engineering, VR Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada (2006 - 2012).
  13. Chairman, BOS for UG and PG, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, J.N.T University College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2008 - 2009).
  14. Member, BOS in Computer Science & Engineering, Dept. of CSE, JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad (2003-2006).
  15. Chairman, Post Graduate Board of Studies (BOS) in Computer Applications, Yogi Vemana University, Vemanapuram, Kadapa (2008-2012).
  16. Member, University Purchase Committee, JNT University, Hyderabad (2009).
  17. Member, College Academic Council (CAC), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad. (2008-2009)
  18. Member, College Academic Council (CAC), School of Information Technology, JNT University, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2007-2008).
  19. Course Coordinator, M.Tech (CS) program, School of Information Technology, JNT University, Kukatpally, Hyderabad (2007-2008).
  20. Member (State Government Nominee), Governing Body, ACE Engineering College, Sy.No. 175& 181, Ankushapur (V), Ghatkesar, Ranga Reddy Dist. – 501301 (2016 – till date)
  21. Member, Board of Governors, Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (2016 - till date).
  22. Member, Board of Governors, Jayamukhi Institute of Technological Sciences, Narsampet, Warangal Dist. (2015 -  till date).
  23. Member, College Academic Council (CAC), MLR Institute of Technology (2015 – till date                                 
  24. Member, Academic Committee, Vagdevi College of Engineering, Bollikunta, Warangal Dist. (2008 – 2014).
  25. Member, CSE Departmental Advisory CommitteeDr.BVRIT, Narsapur (2009 – till date)
  26. Member, Advisory Committee, S.S.J. Engineering College, Mahabubnagar (2008 -2013).
  27. Member, College Academic Council (CAC), JNTU College of Engineering, Anantapur (2006 - 2007).
  28. Member, Governing Body, Vagdevi College of Engineering, Bollikunta, Warangal Dist. (2006 – 2008).
  29. Advisor – CSE Association, Dept of CSE, JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad (2004 - 2006).
  30. Chairman, CSI Hyderabad Chapter (2012-2013)
  31. Vice-Chairman, CSI Hyderabad Chapter (2011-2012)
  32. Vice-Chairman, IT Professional Forum, A.P., Hyderabad (2003-2006).
  33. Expert Member in Campus Networking Committee, JNTU Campus, Hyderabad (2006).
  34. Expert Member, Syllabus Revision Committee, A.P. State Technical Education Board, Hyderabad (2005-2006).
  35. Expert Member in various Panels of Examiners/Adjudicators of National and State level Organizations and Universities.
  36. Expert Member in various Panels of Selection Committees of National and State level Organizations and Universities.

 

Books/ Monographs/ Research Papers Published / Presented

2 Books by Springer, 2 Monographs, more than 10 Book Chapters in Springer and 405 papers have been published in the Refereed International/National Journals and Conferences including ACM, IEEE, Springer, Elsevier and InderScience.

2185 citations of various papers published.

(Google Scholar h-index-19 and i-10-index – 54)

ResearchGate Score 26.81 (higher than 82.5% of ResearchGate Members)

             

Sessions Chaired/ Conference & Workshops Organized

  1. International Conferences                              -      15
  2. National Conferences                                    -       6
  3. International Conference Organized                -       1
  4. Workshops Organized                                  -     20
  5. Refresher Course Organized                          -      1 
  6. Keynotes/Invited Lectures                             -   100

 

Recent Programs Attended

  1. MeltingPot2020 Innovation Summit 2017, 14-15 November 2017, Hotel Trident, Hyderabad.
  2. Academic Leadership Program (Management Development Program - Management Capacity Enhancement Program), 05-10 December 2016, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK), Calicut, Kerala.
  3. Third Annual Appraisal Workshop of Information Security Education Awareness Project Phase II, 30th  September -  01st  October 2016, IIT Guwahati, Assam.
  4. Springer Nature eBook Summit 2016, 10 -12 August 2016, Mysore, Karnataka.
  5. 12th International Conference on Data Mining (DMIN’16), July 25-28, 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
  6. Thirteenth International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks, 21-23 July, 2016, GITAM School of Technology Hyderabad Campus, GITAM University, Hyderabad.
  7. Second Annual Appraisal Workshop of Information Security Education Awareness Project Phase II, 1-2 February 2016, IIT Madras, Chennai.
  8. India Innovation Forum, July 2015, Bangalore.
  9. ORACLE CLOUD WORLD, 07th April 2015, Mumbai.
  10. Asian Summit on Education & Skills 2014 (Theme: Raising Quality and Technology’s Support for Learning), Organized by World Education Forum-London, 09 -12 September 2014, New Delhi.
  11.  48th CSI Annual Convention with the Theme of ICT and Critical Infrastructure, 13 – 15 December, 2013, Visakhapatnam.
  12. International Conference on Intelligent Infrastructure and 47th CSI Annual Convention,    1 - 2 December, 2012, Kolkata.
  13. Academic Leadership Workshop, 27 - 29 June 2011, organized by Wipro Technologies (Mission10X), Hyderabad.
  14. Two Day National Workshop on Digital Learning Technologies,  4th - 5th March 2011, JNTU Hyderabad (in Collaboration with C-DAC Hyderabad).
  15. Two Day Orientation Program on Institutional Governance and Leadership Skills to Academic Administrators, 12-13 March 2009, UGC-ASC, JNTU Hyderabad.
  16. Southern Zone Vice-Chancellors Conference on Impact of Globalization on Higher Education,  03-05 October, 2009, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad.

 

Served As a Member in Technical Program Committee / Advisory Board for more than 60 International/ National Conferences (India and Abroad)

 

Served as a Reviewer for more than 15 Peer Reviewed International Journals and Conferences. 

 

 Chaired 16 Sessions in various International/ National Conferences (India and Abroad)

 

Research Project

Chief Investigator, Information Security Education Awareness Project Phase II, Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Government of India (Rs.1.0810 Crores), 2015 – 2020.

 

Foreign Countires Visited

USA, Sweden, Netherlands and Thailand

 
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Contact :
Dr. A Govardhan
Professor
Computer Science & Engineering
JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (Autonomous)
Official Email: principal.ceh@jntuh.ac.in
Alternate Email: govardhan_cse@jntuh.ac.in