Dr. Nageswara Rao Lakkimsetty is presently working as Assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (Chemical Engineering) & Programme Manager Masters- Chemical Process Engineering at College of Engineering, National University of Science and Technology, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. He has obtained his doctorate in the field of Chemical Engineering from Sri Venkateshwara University, India in the year 2013. He has worked with various organizations for 20 years which includes 8 years of research experience. He has 105 research publications to his credit in journals, 115 conferences of international/ National repute two book chapters and one Australian patent. He is a life member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Institution of Engineers and I.S.T.E. His has a significant contribution as a peer reviewer for various reputed journals. He has interest includes advance separation processes, Biochemical Engineering Nano-based treatment of wastewater & Environmental engineering.