A Professor at the Department of Architecture, School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada, An Institute of National Importance under the Ministry of Education, Govt, of India. Worked as a faculty of Architecture for the past 27 years out of which, served 11 years as a Professor. Specializes in Sustainable Built Environment. Been involved in Solar Decathlon India and a member of the Council of Architecture Sub Committee for including Climate Change in the Syllabus and Curriculum of Architecture in the Country. Interested in assessing buildings for its energy efficiency and sustainability. Published more than 30 Scopus indexed papers in Journals and Books apart from several technical papers in International Journals and Chapters in Books by International publishers. Authored and Edited 3 books. Supervised and Continue to Supervise 5 Ph.D Scholars.