Naga Ravi Kanth Devarapalli Assistant Professor Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Dr. Naga Ravi Kanth Devarapalli is an Assistant Professor with MEC. His research interests are in the area of Engineering Electromagnetic Fields. He has worked in the areas of mm-wave interferometry for plasma diagnostics, high-power microwave antenna design for intentional electromagnetic inference and performance enhancement of Metamaterials using fractals.

  • Education
    • 2009: Doctor of Philosophy, Engineering, University of New Mexico
    • 2006: Master of Science, Electrical Engineering, University of New Mexico
    • 2001: Bachelor of Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Andhra University
  • Research
    • MM-Wave and Microwave Diagnostics
    • High-Power Microwave Antenna Design
    • Metamaterials for Directional Antenna Design
  • Publications
    1. T. M. De la Mata Luque, N. R. K. Devarapalli, C. G. Christodoulou. Investigation of bandwidth enhancement in volumetric left-handed metamaterials using fractals. Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 131, 185-194, 2012.
    2. Naga R. Devarapalli, Carl E. Baum, Christos G. Christodoulou, Edl Schamiloglu. A fan-beam radiator using the waveguide's narrow wall for horizontal polarization and high-power. IEEE Transactions on Electromagnetic Compatibility, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2011.
    3. Naga R. Devarapalli, Carl E. Baum, Christos G. Christodoulou, Edl Schamiloglu. An iterative search algorithm for designing the bend of an H-plane bend radiator. International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Vol. 20, No. 5, 567-576, 2010.
    4. A. G. Lynn, M. Gilmore, N. R. Devarapalli, M. E. Savage, B. S. Stoltzfus. Interferometric Measurements on a Triggered Plasma Opening Switch Source. Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Pulsed Power Conference, June 29 - July 3, 2009, Washington, DC, USA.
    5. N. R. Devarapalli, A. G. Lynn, M. Gilmore, M. E. Savage. Design and implementation of a 120 GHz tracking interferometer with near diffraction limited focal spot. Review of Scientific Instruments, 79(9), 093509-1 - 093509-7, 2008.
  • Experience
    1. Associate Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, July 2011 - May 2015
    2. Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Punjab, May 2010 - July 2011
    3. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA, August 2009 - April 2010

    Academic Experience:

    1. Research/Teaching Assistant, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA, August 2003 - July 2009
    2. Research Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Mississippi, USA, August 2001 - May 2003