Dr. M. Devakar  >>About Me

Educational Details:-

  • M.Sc (Hyderabad Central University)
  • Ph.D (National Institute of Technology Warangal) 

Professional Details:-

  • Associate Professor at VNIT Nagpur Since March 2018.
  • Assistant Professor at VNIT Nagpur during November 2008 to March 2018.
  • UGC Senior Research Fellow (SRF) during July 2007 to July 2008.
  • UGC Junior Research Fellow (JRF) during July 2005 to June 2007.
  • Assistant Professor at IARE, Hyderabad during September 2004 to July 2005.

Awards & Honours:

  •  National Eligibility Test (NET) Qualified in 2004
  •  UGC Junior Research Fellow (JRF) during July 2005-June 2007
  •  UGC Senior Research Fellow (SRF) during July 2007-July 2008
  •  Special Rank in State Level Mathematical Olympiad, (A.P) 2003
  •  Second Rank in M.Sc (Applied Mathematics) at University of Hyderabad 2004
  •  State 64th Rank in Ed-CET 2002 for pursuing Bachelor of Education
  •  College Topper in B.Sc, Government Degree College, Jammikunta (Affiliated to Kakatiya University) 2002
  •  Chaired a Technical Session in International Conference on Numerical Heat Transfer & Fluid Flow (NHTFF) 2018

Membership in Professional Bodies:

  • Life Member of India Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM), India
  • Life Member of Andhra Pradesh Society for Mathematical Sciences, India

Administrative/Non-Academic Positions:

Institute Level:

  • Faculty In-Charge, AXIS 2017-18 a Technical Festival of Students at VNIT
  • Chairman, M.Sc Admissions 2017, at VNIT Nagpur
  • Member, Vigilance cum Disciplinary Action Committee, 2016-2017
  • Faculty In-Charge, AXIS-2016 a Technical Festival of Students at VNIT
  • Co-Chairperson, M.Sc Admissions 2016, at VNIT Nagpur
  • Member, Committee to Review Contents of VNIT New Webpage, 2016
  • Coordinator, First Year B.Tech, July 2013 – June 2015 (2 years)
  • Member, Disciplinary Committe of Institute Gathering for the years 2014 and 2015 (2 years)
  • Member, Reception Committee during Institute Reporting of B.Tech/B.Arch for the years 2014 and 2015 (2 years)
  • Member, Committee for finalizing the Student Aid Fund, 2013
  • Member, Admission Commitee, JoSAA-2015
  • Member, M.Sc Admission Committee 2014
  • Warden, Hostel Block-3, VNIT Nagpur, July 2012 – May 2013 (1 year)
  • Warden, PG Hostel, VNIT Nagpur, June 2010 – June 2012 (2 years)
  • Member, Committee to process modalities to commence contract run mess at PG Hostel, 2010
  • Member, Committee for Seating Arrangments in Hall, 15th Convocation of VNIT (2017)
  • Member, Degrees & Dockets Committee, 9th Convocation of VNIT (2011)
  • Member, Reception Committee, 8th Convocation of VNIT (2010)
  • Member , Admission Committee, AIEEE-2009 and AIEEE-2010

Department Level:

  • Coordinator, Computer Laboratory, Since September 2016
  • Coordinator, Training and Placements for M.Sc (Mathematics), May 2015 – September 2016
  • Coordinator, M.Sc (Mathematics), July 2013 – May 2015
  • Coordinator, Department Purchases, July 2012 – May 2015
  • Coordinator, Department Time Table, Even Sem. 2009-2010 and Academic Year 2012 – 2013
  • DEC (Departmental Examinations Coordinator), January 2011 – June 2012
  • Coordinator, Department Annual Report Consolidation 2010-2011

Others:

  • Coordinator, DRDO Entry Test-2014 Conducted on 1st February 2015 at Nagpur
  • Observer for the IIT JEE (MAIN) – 2013 at Amravati, Maharashtra
  • Observer for NMC (Nagpur Municipal Corporation) Examinations held on 22nd April 2012
  • Active Member of Committee in bringing up the Magazine “Neuron – A Computer Paradigm” at Government Degree College, Jammikunta (A.P) during in 2002

Co-Curricular Activities:

     Faculty In Charge, Ugadi (Gudi Padva) Puja  in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016