Dr. N R N V Gowripathi Rao is an agricultural engineer working in all spheres of agriculture. He obtained his B.Tech in Agricultural engineering from Junagadh Agricultural University (Gujarat) in 2012 and M.Tech in Agricultural Engineering from (Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology Udaipur) with specialization in Farm Machinery and Power Engineering in 2015. He completed his Ph.D. Doctoral degree in mechanical engineering design from Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur (MNIT Jaipur) in 2020. He has a post graduate diploma in technology management agriculture from University of Hyderabad. He has good work experience in teaching and research. He served in several universities, research institute and industry such as Parul University Vadodara, Shree Vaishnav Vishwavidyalaya Indore, SRM University Chennai, Kalasalingam Academy of Education and Research (KARE), National Innovation Foundation, TAFE (Tractor and Farm Equipment Limited Chennai) and Aditya Engineering College Andhra Pradesh. He also worked as a guest faculty in several universities such as SRMIST Chennai and KARE Madurai during the lockdown period for specific subjects such as farm machinery design and development, agricultural processing engineering and Water engineering. He has published 8 international reputed journal papers of good quality, 3 book chapters and 12 conference papers in different platforms. He has two patent filed for his work done. He has given many expert talks in several universities such as IIT Kharagpur, MNIT Jaipur, Manipal University Jaipur, Oriental University Bhopal, and KN Modi University Rajasthan, CIAE Bhopal. He attended many workshops on design and simulation courses. He has wide interest in the areas of agricultural machinery design, Optimization methods, and Precision agriculture, Robotics in Agriculture.