Dr. Krishna V. Prasad

Dr. Krishna V. Prasad

Head - Power Initiatives, Tata Consultancy Services, Bangalore, INDIA and Advisory Board Member, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology

Dr. Krishna V. Prasad has a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Bangalore University and a M.E. in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute ofScience, Bangalore. He then went abroad to get a Master of Science and a Doctor of Science in the Department of Systems Science and Mathematics at the Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. His Masters thesis was in the area of Control Systems and his Doctoral thesis was in the area of Control of Power Systems.

He started his Professional Career as a Control Systems and Electrical Power Systems specialist. With extensive experience in these two areas, he moved onto the application of Enterprise-IT (information technology) to various domains like Power, Banking, Insurance, Government (Police,Treasuries, e-Governance), Defence, etc.Having worked through the roles of systems analyst, R & D Engineer, Project Leader, Project Manager, and Consultant, he has now become a BusinessManager. Having been the head of R & D, he has worked leading edge technologies like e-Commerce, Embedded Software, ElectronicCopyrighting, Pervasive Computing, and others from their application point of view.

He has worked for Organizations like Control Data Corporation's Energy Management Systems Division, USA; Kema Consulting (formerly ECC, Inc), USA; Three C Systems (a subsidiary of Best & Crompton); and CMC limited. He is now with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in Bangalore, a Tata Group Company and working in the areas of providing IT solutions and services to Power Systems.His Professional Career includes on-site support for the Energy Control Center Application Software modules at the National Energy Control Centre in Cairo, Egypt.

Dr. Prasad is a Senior Member of the IEEE - USA, a member of the IET - UK, and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India).