Dr. O. Chandra Sekhar is currently the Professor and Head of EEE Department. He had worked in different capacities in technical institutions of higher learning for a period of over ten years. He obtained B.Tech. and M.Tech. degrees from JNT University, Hyderabad. Dr. O. Chandra Sekhar obtained Ph.D. in the year 2014 from JNT University, Hyderabad in the area of Modulation and Control of Multi – Level Inverter – Fed Direct Torque Control of Induction Motor Drives. He has over 25 publications in International and National Journals/Conferences. He received prestigious young scientist award from SERB/DST. His current research interests are in Multi – Level Inverters, FACTS Controllers, Micro Grids and Smart Grids.