N. Narayana Rao

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor Emeritus
353 Everitt Lab MC 702
1406 W. Green
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 333-4183

Primary Research Area

  • Electromagnetics and Optics

Profile

Education

PhD Electrical Engineering, University of Washington March l965

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Research Interests

Ionospheric Propagation, Radiolocation

Research Areas

Teaching Honors

  • Gnana Rathna (Jewel of Knowledge) Award, March 2004
  • Edward C. Jordan Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2003
  • Excellence in Education Award, Telugu Association of North America - 2000
  • IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award - 1994
  • AT&T Foundation Award for Excellence in Instruction of Engineering Students - 1991
  • Halliburton Engineering Education Leadership Award - 1991
  • UIUC Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching - 1989
  • First Recipient of the UI alumna Josephine Oakley Award - 1989
  • Fellow, IEEE, 1989
  • Undergraduate Instructional Award, University of Illinois - Summer 1988
  • Everitt Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, College of Engineering, University of Illinois, 1987
  • Fakultas Teknik Award, University of Indonesia, July 1986
  • Engineering Award, Telugu Association of North America - 1983
  • Undergraduate Instructional Award, University of Illinois - Summer 1982
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World, 5th Edition - 1980 to 1981
  • Marquis Who's Who in America, 48th Edition - 1994
  • First Rank Awards, M.I.T., Chromepet, India - l953, 1954, and 1955
  • Kamakoti Scholarship, MIT, Chromepet, India - l954 to 1955
  • Distinguished AMRITA Professor of Engineering, AMRITA University, India