Name :Dr. K. Venkatesha Raju

Designation : Assistant Professor


Worked for several industries as environmental chemist and EHS executive during the beginning of the career, Involved in various projects like environmental impact assessment, lift irrigation, ambient air quality monitoring, surface and ground water quality, riparian vegetation etc., during doctoral degree. Published several research papers majorly on heavy metals in reputed journals of national and international with more than 300 research citations and 6 h-index. Attended more than 15 conference/symposium/workshop/seminars and delivered 9 oral paper presentation. Also reviewed 3 Journal papers for Science Domain International. Research fellowship received by Baba Atomic research Centre (BARC) and Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) during 2006 to 2014 at Bangalore University. Well versed in handling analytical instruments like HPLC, AAS, IC and Radon meter. Furthermore, gained experience in administrative and academic tasks like course In-charge, Industrial practice, All India educational tour, External exam coordinator, Member of board of studies, Assistant custodian for central evaluation, Flying squad, Exam invigilation etc.
Instructor In-charge, Class committee chairman, Research supervisor, Member for Kannada and Environment club. Faculty for Professional Industrial Practice
Environmental Science and Disaster Management
Surface and Ground Water Quality, Ambient and Stock Air Quality, Waste Water Treatment, Environmental Impact Assessment. Riverine Ecology.
Conference papers:3 Proceedings and 9 Abstract papers
Journal articles
International -8
National -3