Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering

Faculty Members

Sl.No Name Designation Qualification

Dr. Shantharama Rai C

B. E., M.Tech, Ph.D, MISTE, MISLE

Principal and Professor

Dr. Shantharama Rai C completed his Engineering (B.E) from Mangalore University, M.Tech from N.I.T.K. surathkal and PhD from V.T.U Belgaum with specialization of power electronics and control system He also member of Indian society for technical education New Delhi and Indian society for lighting engineers New Delhi, He has served in different institutions /organizations like K.V.G. College of Engineering, Sullia, N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte, St. Joseph Engineering College Vamanjoor and Canara Engineering college Mangalore in various capacities for more than 18 years . He has published /presented more than 40 papers in international/national journals /conferences in the field of engineering He has guided more than 50 UG projects, more than 15 PG projects also Presently he is guiding for 7 PhD Students The Project Guided by him Titled “Generation of Electric Power from waste products using specially designed Spark Ignition Engine “Awarded as “Quality of very high order” and obtained the “Certificate of commendation” from Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore He also obtained more than 35 lacs grant for his research work form VTU AND AICTE NEWDELHI Dr. Shantharama Rai. C, has Participated and presented a research paper in the state of Kuwait. He was the Coordinator for the Mangalore region to assess the Quality Of Electrical Distribution Governance and Performance in Karnataka (MESCOM Region) appointed by K.S.C.S.T Bangalore for the year 2007-2008. He also executive member of different organization in Mangalore and serving to public through many organizations Dr. Rai was also the member PhD Candidate selection, member of examination committee (BOE), and Local inspection committee etc of Visvesvaraya Technological University Belgaum Karnataka..

Prof. Praksh K Shetty

BE, ME

Associate Professor & Head

Prof. Prakash K Shetty is working as Associate Professor and Head of the department of Electronics and Communication Engg. He obtained his B.E. degree from N.M.A.M.I.T. Nitte under Mangalore University in the year 1992 and M. Tech. degree from M.I.T. Manipal in the year 2001. He has a total teaching experience of more than 24 years. He is passionate of teaching fundamentals and undertaking hands-on projects

Mr. Manjukiran B

BE, ME

Asst. Professor

Mr. Manjukiran obtained his Masters degree – ME in E & C from Bangalore University and BE. From VTU Belagavi. He is having more than 08 years of teaching in the reputed technical institutions of Karnataka. He is having 02 publications in reputed journals and conferences in his credit and participated in more than 12 workshops. He is also the life member of ISTE, IEEE.

Mr. Raghavendra Havaldar

B.E,M.Tech

Asst. Professor

Mrs. Thrapthi shetty

B.E,M.Tech

Asst. Professor

Mrs. Thrapthi shetty has obtained masters degree (M.Tech) in microelectronics & control systems and BE from VTU,Belagavi.Having 3 years of experience in the reputed technical institutions of Karnataka. Life member of ISTE.

Mrs. Arpitha K.Shetty

B.E,M.Tech

Asst. Professor

Mrs Arpitha Shetty obtained her Masters degree – M.Tech in Digital Electronics(E&C) from Srinivas School of Engineering and BE in Electrical Engineering from SDM Engineering college under VTU Belagavi. She is having 02 years of industrial experience.

Mrs. Vandana Akshath Raj

B.E,M.Tech

Asst. Professor

Mrs. Vandana Akshath Raj has pursued her Masters degree MTECH in Digital Electronics and Communication, BE in E&C from VTU Belgaum. She has presented a paper in National Conference, and has 1 publication in reputed journal to her credit.She has also participated in various workshops.

Technical Staff

Sl.No Name Designation Qualification

Mr. Terrence M.Fernandes

B.E

Foreman

Mrs.Savitha

Diploma

Instructor