Andhra University and IOCL to partner to Promotes Research and Innovation
Dr. SSV Rama Kumar Director R&D IOCL, a fortune 500 company visited Andhra University, met the Vice-Chancellor Prof. PVGD Prasad Reddy and delivered an invited talk to a well-attended Andhra University students and faculty members on “De-carbonization Strategies for Oil and Gas Sector towards Sustainable Environment”.
Dr. SSV Rama Kumar highlighted the need for De-carbonization to the achieve net zero emissions to overcome ill effects of global warming and climate change on the earth.
He has also proposed to sign an umbrella MoU with Andhra University to collaborate on various research problems, PhD fellowships, internships and promoting IP and Start-ups.
The meeting was chaired by Dr. V Krishna Mohan, registrar Andhra University and in his address he has thanked to IOCL for granting 3 IOCL chair professorships to Andhra University.
The meeting was coordinated by Prof. H. Purushotham DPIIT- IPR Chair and attended by Prof.Mrs. Bhatti, Principal of AU Engineering College of Women, Prof. R. Padmasree, HOD Chemical Engineering and other faculty members.