Dr. M. V. N. K. Prasad

Associate Professor

Educational Qualifications

  • Ph.D. from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University

Research Interests

  • Biometrics
  • Digital Watermarking
  • Financial Inclusion

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, IDRBT since 2013
  • Assistant Professor, IDRBT from 2003 to 2013
  • Associate Professor, Sree Vidyanikethan Engg. College, AP from 1998 to 2000
  • Lecturer, G. Pulla Reddy Engg. College, from 1995 to 1998

Courses Taught

Executive Education Offered in the Areas of

  • Financial Inclusion
  • Authentication Techniques
  • Open Source Technologies

Research Grants Received

  • “Biometric Template protection”, funded by NPCI, 2016, Role: Chief Investigator
  • “Protocols and Security Framework for Mobile Payment System “, funded by Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Government of India, 2005, Role: Principal Investigator.

Ph.D. Guidance


  • IBA-IDRBT Open Standards on Smart Card based Solution to Financial Inclusion.


  • Standard Bodies: IEEE, ACM
  • Recent Programme Committees: ICACCI 16, SITIS 15, ICACNI 15.

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