Professor Prasad Yarlagadda

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering

Personal details


Professor in Smart Systems
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering


Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing, Aviation Security, CAD/CAM applications, High energy rate manufacturing, Rapid prototype manufacturing, Sheet metal forming, Surveillance and Image Processing, Tool design, rapid tooling for non-traditional manufacturing


Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Engineering

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay)
  • ME (Bharathiar University)
  • BTech(HonsI) (Nagarjuna University)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Principal Fellow, Higher Education Academy, UK
  • Institution of Engineers, Australia (FIEAust.) (Fellow)
  • World Academy of Manufacturing and Materials Engineering, Poland (Fellow)
  • Institution of Engineers, India (FIE) (Fellow)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers, USA (Sr. Mem SME) (Senior Member)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers, U.S.A. (Mem. ASME)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers, U.K. (M.I.MechE)
  • Society of Professional Engineers (M.S.P.E.), PNG
  • Fellow, International Association of Advanced Materials, Sweden


Teaching Areas Courses taught are:

  • Design for Manufacturing, Professional Studies
  • Knowledge Based Manufacturing Systems
  • Machatronics Systems Design
  • Systems Modelling and Simulation
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Engineering Communications
  • Computer Control of Manufacturing Systems
  • Advanced Manufacturing Technology
  • Engineering Knowledge Management


Selected publications

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