Dr. M S R Murthy obtained his Ph.D from IIT Bombay. He has more than 25 years of research experience in BHEL, Corporate R&D Division, Hyderabad and executed various research projects in the areas of Modelling and Simulation of Governing Systems of Steam and Hydro Turbines, Dynamic simulation of Steam and Power systems with Combined Cycle power plants of various petro chemical projects. After serving Reliance Petroleum for 2 years as Vice President- CPP, he worked in various academic institutions. He has 16 years of teaching and research experience. He was Director of CMR Technical Campus during 2009-2012. He has authored and published / presented more than twenty publications in reputed National and International Journals and Conferences. He is the Consulting editor of IUP Journal of Electrical & Electronics Engineering since inception in 2008.