Prof. S. Ramachandram

Summary:

Prof. S. Ramachandram has been appointed as Vice-Chancellor of Osmania University on July 25th 2016.
He was born in 1959 in the village of Samalonibavi, Gurrampode Mandal, Nalgonda District did his schooling in Government Schools of Samalonibavi, Pittalagudem, and Koppole. Later he did his intermediate in the Government Junior College, Nalgonda. Later he received his bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering(1983), Masters in Computer Science and Engineering (1985) and a Ph.D. in Computer Science (2005) from Osmania University.

He is presently working as a Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, and incharge Principal of University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. He is also appointed as Convener, PGECET-2016, Telangana State.

He also held several positions in the university as Dean(Informatics), HOD of Dept of CSE, Chairman Board of Studies, Vice Principal of University College of Engineering, Director University Computer Center, Additional Controller(EDP) Examination Branch, Nodal officer for TEQIP Project Phase-I and Project Coordinator for TEQIP Phase-II.

His research areas include Mobile Computing and Grid and Cloud Computing. He has authored books on Software Engineering, Operating Systems. He also held several positions in the university as a Chairman Board of Studies, Nodal officer for TEQIP Project Phase-I and Project Coordinator for TEQIP Phase-II.

He is a member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Computer Society of India (CSI) and Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) and ACM.

He visited the countries USA, UK, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal to present papers.

Awards and Honors:
• Awarded “Best Teacher Award” by State Govt of Andhra Pradesh in 2013.
• Awarded best paper for the paper presentation entitled “A Hub-based Lean Software Process Model for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMES)” presented by Prof.S.Ramchandram, at International conference Malaysian Software Engineering. Conference MySEC-08 held at Kaula Terengannu, Malaysia.
• Awarded State Merit Scholarship in SSC.
• Rank 1, in M.E(ECE) Entrance Examination, 1983, Osmania University
• Selected for Indian Engineering Services, UPSC, 1985.

Ph.D.s awarded under his supervision: 10 Research Publications: 75

Projects Executed:
1. Dynamic Distributed Scheduling in Cluster Computing Sponsored by AICTE
2. KNETS Sponsored by M/s Frontier Technologies
3. Developed software for Online Question Paper Distribution(for Osmania University which is being used by 700 colleges affiliated to OU)

Ongoing Projects:
1. Security in Cloud Computing sponsored by M/s CipherCloud.
2. Resource Provisioning in Cloud Computing sponsored by UGC.

Projects Executed:

S.No Project Title Department/Section Cost
1. Establishment of Campus
Wide Network
University College of
Engineering
Rs 1.2
Cr
2. Software for Student
Information System
Examination Branch, Osmania
University
Nil
3. Establishment of Server
Farm
University College of
Engineering
Rs 1.0
Cr
4. Computerization of ICET-2007 and ICET-
2008
APSCHE Nil
5. Computerization of
MCACET 2000
APSCHE Nil
6. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2010
APSCHE Nil
7. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2011
APSCHE Nil
8. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2012
APSCHE Nil
9. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2013
APSCHE Nil
10. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2014
APSCHE Nil
11. Results Processing,
EAMCET 2015
TSSCHE Nil
12. Web Based Admissions OUCET for the
first time
Osmania University Nil
13. Web Based Admissions PGECET,
Telangana State
TSSCHE Nil
14. Online Question Paper Distribution Examination Branch, Osmania
University
Nil