Lifetime award for AU Professor Nandipati Subba Rao from the Geology department
Professor Nandipati Subba Rao from the Geology department of Andhra University has been honoured with "Lifetime Achievement Award-2016 for professional excellence. Professor Subba Rao has received the award from Justice SK Krishnan, Judge - Lok Adalat, High Court of Madras, during the 2nd annual research meet 2016 of Venus International Foundation in Chennai on Saturday.
The foundation is devoted to cultivating the rising generation of entrepreneurship and innovation and also focused on advancing research and economic growth making up the initial starting point. Subba Rao Was chosen for the award in recognition of his research contributions in geology, especially hydrogeology.
His research had led to publication of more than 100 research articles in national and international journals of repute, while he guided 9 PhD and 3 M.Phil students. He completed six research projects sponsored by DST UGC and CGWB. Prof. Subba Rao's significant contributions have been On Various aspects of groundwater geology that brought him a nomination on the editorial board of many national and international journals.