Assistant Professor

Dr Durga Prakash M

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering


  1. Microelectronics & VLSI
  2. Semiconductor Device Modeling, Design & Simulations
  3. Micro/Nano Fabricated Electrical Devices
  4. Biosensors and MEMS



Pondicherry Central University
B. Tech


Pondicherry Central University


Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore
M. Tech


Indian Institute Technology, Hyderabad


  • June 2018 to Oct 2021 - Associate Professor - VR Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada
  • Sep 2015 to May 2018 – Associate Professor – KL University, Vijayawada
  • June 2010 to Aug 2015 – Teaching Assistant/Research Associate – IIT Hyderabad
  • Apr 2009 to May 2010 – Project Assistant – CEERI Pilani, CSIR Lab
  • June 2005 to July 2007 - Junior Manager – Regency Ceramics Ltd, Yanam

Research Interest

  • Microelectronics & VLSI Circuits
  • Design and development of Semiconductor Device
  • Micro/Nano Fabricated Electrical Devices
  • Biosensors and MEMS

Awards & Fellowships

  • Excellence in Research Award at Ph.D, IIT Hyderabad, 2014-2015
  • MHRD Fellowship Award to pursue Ph.D at IIT Hyderabad, 2010-2015
  • CSIR Research Fellowship to pursue M.Tech thesis work in CSIR-CEERI, Pilani Rajasthan, 2008-2009


  • Senior Member IEEE
  • Life Member ISTE


    • M. Durga Prakash, Beulah Grace Nelam, Shaik Ahmadsaidulu, Alluri Navaneetha, Asisa Kumar Panigrahy "Performance Analysis of Ion-Sensitive Field Effect Transistor with Various Oxide Materials for Biomedical Applications" Silicon, Springer, IF:2.670, (2021):1-11.
    • B Vamsi Krsihna, Shaik Ahmadsaidulu, Surapaneni Sai Tarun Teja, D Jayanthi, Alluri Navaneetha, P Rahul Reddy and M Durga Prakash "Design and Development of Graphene FET Biosensor for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2" Silicon, Springer, IF:2.670, (2021):1-9.
    • Siva Sankara Phani Tammireddy, Mamatha Samson, P Rahul Reddy, A Kishore Reddy, Asisa Kumar Panigrahy, Sudharsan Jayabalan and M. Durga Prakash "A Energy Efficient Reconfigurable Accelerators in Multi-Core Systems Using PULP-NN" Applied Nanoscience, Springer, IF:3.674, (2021):1-14.
    • M. Durga Prakash, B. Vamsi Krsihna, B. V. V. Satyanarayana, N. Arun Vignesh, Asisa Kumar Panigrahy and Shaik Ahmadsaidulu "A Study of an Ultrasensitive Label Free Silicon Nanowire FET Biosensor for Cardiac Troponin I Detection" Silicon,Springer, IF:2.670, (2021): 1-8.
    • Satyanarayana, B. V. V., and M. Durga Prakash. "Design analysis of GOS-HEFETon lower Subthreshold Swing SOI."Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, IF:1.337, (2021):1-12.
    • Meriga, Caleb, Ravi Teja Ponnuri, B. V. V. Satyanarayana, A. Arun Kumar Gudivada, Asisa Kumar Panigrahy, and M. Durga Prakash. "A Novel Teeth Junction Less Gate All Around FET for Improving Electrical Characteristics." Silicon, Springer, IF:2.670 (2021):1-6.
    • Satyanarayana, B. V. V., and M. Durga Prakash "Device and Circuit Level Design, Characterization, and Implementation of Low Power 7T SRAM Cell using Heterojunction Tunneling Transistors with Oxide Overlap" Microprocessors and Microsystems, Elsevier, IF:1.525 (2020): 103164.
    • Prakash, M. Durga, Shiv Govind Singh, Chandra Shekhar Sharma, and V. Siva Rama Krishna. "Electrochemical Detection of Cardiac Biomarkers Utilizing Electrospun Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes Embedded SUâĂŘ8 Nanofibers." Electroanalysis, Wiley, IF:3.223 (2017): 380-386.
    • Durga Prakash Matta, Siva Rama Krishna Vanjari, Chandra Shekhar Sharma, and Shiv Govind Singh. "Ultrasensitive, label free, chemiresistive nanobiosensor using multiwalled carbon nanotubes embedded electrospun SU-8 nanofibers." Sensors, MDPI, IF:3.576 (2016): 1354.
    • Matta Durga Prakash, Suryasnata Tripathy, Siva Rama Krishna Vanjari, Chandra Shekhar Sharma, and Shiv Govind Singh. "An ultrasensitive label free nanobiosensor platform for the detection of cardiac biomarkers." Biomedical microdevices, Springer, IF:2.838 (2016): 1-10.
    • U. Gowthami and M. Durga Prakash “Field Effect Transistor with Nano Sheet Design, Simulation, and Performance Analysis” EPIC 2022 15-17th, Dec. 2022.
    • L. Prasanthi and M. Durga Prakash “Design and Simulation of Pentacene Organic Thin-Film Transistor Possess High Carrier Mobility” EPIC 2022, 15-17th Dec. 2022.
    • V N Durga Pavithra Kollipara, V N Hemanth Kollipara and M. Durga Prakash."Emoji Prediction from Twitter Data using Deep Learning Approach." 2021 Asian Conference on Innovation in Technology (ASIANCON) Pune, India, IEEE (Aug 28-29, 2021).
    • Seelam, Vivek, Akhil kumar Penugonda, B. Pavan Kalyan, M. Bindu Priya and M. Durga Prakash. "Smart attendance using deep learning and computer vision." Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier (2021).
    • Ahmadsaidulu, Shaik and M. Durga Prakash. "Impacts of gate length and doping concentrations on the performance of silicon nanowire Field effect Transistor."Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier (2021).
    • Krsihna, B. Vamsi, S. Ravi, and M. Durga Prakash. "Recent developments in graphene based field effect transistors." Materials Today: Proceedings, Elesevier, 45, (2021).
    • Meriga, Caleb, Ravi Teja Ponnuri, B. Vamsi Krishna, Shaik Ahmad Saidulu and M. Durga Prakesh "Dual Gate Junctionless Gate-All-Around (JL-GAA) FETs using Hybrid Structured Channels." In 2020 International Conference for Emerging Technology (INCET), pp. 1-4. IEEE, (2020).
    • Satyanarayana, B. V. M. and D. M. Prakash. "Gate oxide overlapped heterojunction tunneling transistor based low power SRAM cell topologies." International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, Volume 29, Issue 3, (2020).
    • Nimmagadda, Rajesh, Durga Prakash Matta, Rony Reuven, Lazarus Godson Asirvatham, Somchai Wongwises, Anjaneyulu Yerramilli, and Srinath Adusumilli. "Effect of Magnetic Field on the Laminar Heat Transfer Performance of Hybrid Nanofluid in a Lid Driven Cavity Over Solid Block." In ASME Power Conference, vol. 83747, p. V001T11A004. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, (2020).
    • Satyanarayana, B. V. V., and M. Durga Prakash. "Circuit Level Low power Design, Implementation and Performance Evaluation of different SRAM Bit Cell Configurations operating at Ultra-low Voltage." Int. J. Eng. Adv. Technol.(IJEAT) 8, no. 5 (2019).
    • Satyanarayana, B. V. V., and M. Durga Prakash. "Design and Performance Analysis of Transmission Gate Based 8T SRAM Cell Using Heterojunction Tunnel Transistors (HETTs)." IEEE, International Conference on Recent Innovations in Electrical, Electronics & Communication Engineering (ICRIEECE), pp. 1372-1376, (2018).
    • Gopika Rani Alekhya Pamarthy, M. Durga Prakash, Avinash Yadlapati "Validation of Open Core Protocol by Exploiting Design Framework Using System Verilog and UVM." Book:Intelligent Computing and Information and Communication, Springer (2018).
    • Lakshmi Manasa Kappaganthu, Avinash Yadlapati, Matta Durga Prakash, "High Level Verification of I2V C Protocol Using System Verilog and UVM." Book:Intelligent Computing and Information and Communication, Springer, (2018).
    • Gopika Rani Alekhya Pamarthy, Avinash Yadlapati, M. Durga Prakash, "Verification of Reusable Design Framework of OCP using System Verilog and UVM." International Journal of Control Theory and Applications 22, no. 10, (2017).
    • Gopika Rani Alekhya Pamarthy, M Durga Prakash, Avinash Yadlapati "Extensions of open core protocol and their high level verification using system verilog and UVM" IEEE International Conference on Inventive Communication and Computational Technologies (ICICCT), (2017).
    • K Srinivasa Rao, M Durga Prakash, Lakshmi Narayana Thalluri "Cantilever and circular disc structure based capacitive shunt RF MEMS switches" IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Communication, Computer and Optimization Techniques (ICEECCOT), Dec. (2016).
    • D. Hanitha, B. Anusha, M. Durga Prakash, "FPGA Implementation of Automatic Irrigation and Pesticide Control System." International Journal of Reconfigurable and Embedded System 5, no. 3 (2016).
    • B. Paul, D. Prakash, S. G. Singh, S. R. K. Vanjari "Highly sensitive SAM modified electrospun zinc oxide nanofiber based label free biosensing platform" IEEE SENSORS, 2015, Busan, 1-4, Nov. (2015).
    • Durga Prakash M., Siva Rama Krishna V, Asudeb Dutta, Chandrasekar Sharma and Shiv Govind Singh "Development of MWCNT/SU-8 Nanofiber Composite Using Electrospinning Technique for Biosensing Applications" IEEE SENSORS, Valencia Conference centre, Valencia Spain, Novenber 3-5, (2014).
    • M. Durga Prakash, Siva Rama Krishna V, Shiv Govind Singh, Asudeb Dutta, and C.S.Sharma "Detection of Cardiac Biomarkers Using Nanofiber based Biosensor" First Annual TCIS Summer Research Symposium at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Hyderabad, India, on 26th June (2014).
    • M. Durga Prakash, Siva Rama Krishna V, Shiv Govind Singh, Asudeb Dutta, and C.S.Sharma "Preparation and Electrical Characterization of Electrospun Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes em- bedded conductive SU-8 nanofiber" 17th International Workshop on the Physics of Semiconductor Devices (IWPSD 2013) December 10-13, (2013).
    • M. Durga Prakash, Siva Rama Krishna V, Shiv Govind Singh, Asudeb Dutta, and C.S.Sharma "Preparation and Physicochemical characterization of Multi Walled Carbon Nanotube (MWCNT) embedded SU-8 electrospun nanofibers" SETCOR International Conference on Nanotechnology, NANOTECH DUBAI, 28 Oct - 30 Oct, (2013).
    • M. Durga Prakash, Siva Rama Krishna V, Asudeb Dutta, Shiv Govind Singh, V K Khanna, "Design and Fabrication of ISFET using Si3N4 as a Sensing Membrane for Biological Measurement" International Journal of Systems, Algorithms & Applications 3, no.13, (2013).
    • M.D. Prakash, Vikas Sharma, and V.K. Khanna "Si3N4 Gate ISFET for Biomedical Food and Environmental Applications Based on Four Mask Layers Using Standard MOSFET Technology" International Journal of Biological Science and Engineering 01, no. 03, (2012).
    • M.D. Prakash, M. Santosh, and V.K. Khanna "ISFET Fabrication and Design of On-Chip Readout Circuit using 0.35μm Digital CMOS Technology" The International Conference on Sensors and Related Networks (SENNET 09), VIT University, Vellore, India. Dec. 08-10, (2009).
  • M. Durga Prakash "ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BASED SMART DETECTION OF LUNG DISEASE FROM CHEST X-RAY" Australian patent, Application No.:2020104159, Granted on March 31, 2021.
  • M. Durga Prakash "IoT BASED THINGS SPEAK ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING USING WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORK" Indian patent, Application No.:202041039548, Published on September 25, 2020.
  • Dr. M. Durga Prakash (PI), DST-SERB-SRG, Optimization of low cost Lab-on-Chip platforms for the development of biomedical applications, File Number: DST/SERB/SRG/2019/002236, Cost:23.44 Lacks. Completed.
  • Dr Srinivasa Rao Karumuri (PI), Dr M. Durga Praskash (Co-PI), DST-SERB-ECRA, Design Fabrication and Characterization of MEMS Bio-Sensor for Detection of Cholera and Diarrhea, File Number: DST/SERB/ECRA/2016/000757. Cost:34.65 Lacks. Completed.

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