Dr. C B Lakshmi
Dr. Chamarti Bhaskara Lakshmi born on 5th September, 1956 did her graduation & post graduation in Chemical Engineering from College of Technology, OU, Hyderabad. She started her career in teaching in Loyola Academy, Secunderabad but moved to RRL, Hyderabad as Scientist-B in Chemical Engineering Division.
Subsequently she worked at IIP, Projects Division, New Delhi where she mainly worked for the Oil Companies projects such as IOCL, OIDB, CHT, HPCL etc. on Techno-Economic feasibility reports, Techno-market survey projects etc. She worked in CSIR Training Cell and various R&D Planning of CSIR and Technology Missions which gave her the experience of grass root level absorption of technologies, problems, issues etc., planning, coordination, liaison with ministries, Govt. departments, Banks, Cooperatives, and Village Panchayats etc.
She moved to IICT, Hyderabad in 1985, and worked in RMA since Dec, 1995. In June 2002 she became the Head of the Research Management Division. As part of the RMA activities she handled the Project Management, HR Management, International S&T Affairs including Foreign Deputations, IPR Management, Institutional Events Management, Conference Funding, Institutional Awards, Financial Management and Institutional Repository.