HOD Profile

Dr. N. Moorthy Muthukrishnan, Professor and HOD

N. Moorthy Muthukrishnan received his B.E.(Hons) with gold medal for class topper from PSG College of  Technology, Coimbatore, M.Tech from IIT-Madras, and M.S. and Ph.D. with specialization in microelectronics from Virginia Tech, USA. He has over 13 years of experience in process and product engineering in the US semiconductor industry and 9 years of teaching and administrative experience in engineering institutes. Currently he is working as Professor and Head of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at G. Narayanamma Institute of Technology and Science (for women), Hyderabad. He also served as coordinator for Entrepreneurial Development Cell (EDC) and helped to establish collaborations with industries and other educational institutes. Before joining GNITS he served as Professor and Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering at BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad and Professor and Head of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at CBIT, Hyderabad.  He has over 30 publications in national and international conferences and journals. He received Outstanding Employee Award  for his service during his tenure at LSI Logic Corporation, USA.  He was awarded Volunteer of the Year Award for social service by Community Companions, San Jose, California. He is a member of IEEE, Fellow of IE-India, and Fellow of IETE.  He served as a member of organizing or technical committees of several international conferences, such as IEEE INDICON, PRIMEAsia, and workshops. His areas of research include Image processing, VLSI design and fabrication, embedded systems, solar photovoltaics and MEMS.