Dr. P. Srinivasa Rao is presently working as a Professor and Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Vardhaman College Engineering, Hyderabad. Dr. Rao earned his Ph.D. in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and IC Engine Combustion. He worked as a scientist in the Computational Fluid Dynamics division of the Scientific Engineering and Computing Group (SECG) at the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune. Dr. Rao has over 60 publications in refereed international journals and conferences and is an inventor of 4 patents. He acted as a facilitator for the learning process and organized 16 workshops/FDPs/SDPs, 3 international conferences, and 2 national conferences beneficial to faculty, researchers and industry and delivered 32 plenaries, keynote speeches, and invited talks. Dr. Rao has taught over 32 courses on CFD, turbulence modeling, and combustion. He has advised 4 doctoral research fellows and has been a research visitor for 39 graduate students. He has been the editor of international scientific journals and a reviewer for more than twenty journals from Asia, Europe, and the USA of repute like SAE. Dr. Rao’s research has involved applications of the CFD to the problems of mechanical and aerospace systems, computational physics, and turbulence modeling including biology and medicine.