P.V.M. Rao

(P. V. Madhusudhan Rao)



Contact Information

Mechanical Engineering Department

IIT Delhi

New Delhi 110016


+91 (0) 11 2659 1427 PHONE

Email : pvmrao[at]mech.iitd.ac.in



As a faculty member of IIT Delhi, I contribute to:


        teaching courses in the area of product design and manufacturing

        research in the areas of design and manufacturing

        sponsored research and consultancy projects

        development of innovation ecosystem

        guiding students in their projects/theses

        designing new courses and curricula

        technology/product development activities

        development of laboratories/teaching & research infrastructure

        delivering lectures on current topics

        organization of events, short-term courses, workshops

        professional work for government

        review and editorial work for journals and conferences

        management and administration activities


I consider myself fortunate to have served/went to following institutions/organizations


        IIT Delhi (since 1997)

        Stanford University, USA (Visiting Faculty March-May 2012)

        Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA (Visiting Researcher May-July, 2005)

        NIST National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA (1996-1997, May-July months of 1998, 1999, 2001, 2007)

        NIT Allahabad (1988-1992)


I consider myself fortunate to have been an alumnus of:


        IIT Kanpur (Ph.D. 1992-1995)

        IIT BHU (M.Tech. 1986-1988)

        College of Engineering Osmania University (B.E. 1982-1986)