Dr. Morampudi Chandra Sekhar
Active Player of Tennis
(Professional & Engineering):
Received Outstanding Structural Engineer Award from ICI-AP Hyd Centre in 2005 for designing new Gandhi Medical College & Hospital Complex.
Presented 2 Papers on Structural Behaviour of Hybrid & Glass fibre Reinforced Self Compacting Concrete Wall Panels"" as part of Ph.D along with Guides in 8th RILEM at University of Minho, Guimaeres,Portugal in 2012.
Presented an invited paper ""Twin-Lake View Tower"" an eco-based mega tourism project connecting 2 drinking waterlakes of Hyderabad in CINFRA-an annual Civil Engineering Symposium of MGIT."
(Artistic, Sports & Other):
Won Tennis doubles Club Championship in Jubilee Hills International Centre, Filmnagar Cultural Centre, L&T Serene County Residential Township & Asif Tennis Club in Hyderabad in the last 5years.
Established Engineering & Architectural Consultancy Organisation in 1989 after resigning from Govt. service and currently involved with planning & designing of University Buildings and a one-of-its-kind Commando Training Centre & sports facilities at various places in AP.
Teaching Theory & Analysis of Plates & Shell Structures for PG Students as Professor of Civil Engg at MGIT. Also teaching at JNTUH as guest faculty.
As consultant involved with development of healthcare under ""AP First Referral Health Systems Project""- a World Bank Funded Govt. Hospital development project.
Planned & Designed Rehabilitation Centres for Social Offenders at Charlapally,Hyd & Visakhapatnam(Modern Jail Project)and entry accepted for Prime Ministers National Award for Urban Designing.
Planned & Designed Heavy Industrial Workshops and Coal Handling Plants for Northern Coal-Fields Ltd and KTPS-Stage V(2x250MW).
Prepared DPRs for NHAI projects of NH-7(on either side of Hyderabad), NH-31(Assam), NH-7(Maharastra), NH-39(Nagaland), NH-52B(Assam & Arunachal Pradesh), NH-6(Orissa) and NH-228(Gujarat-A Mahatma Gandhi Heritage Project).
Instituted 2 Gold Medals in JNTUH for best out-going UG Civil & PG-Structures Students.
Instituted 1 Gold Medal for best Out-going UG Civil Student in Osmania University.
Instituted 2 Gold Medals for best out-going UG-Civil Students gender-wise in MGIT.
Planned & Designed ""Home for Aged"" for Chandra Rajeswararao Foundation in Hyderabad.
Adopted 5 Street children as part of Child & Police Project initiated by Dr.Reddy Foundation.
Promoting Lake-View Tennis Academy in association with 3 reputed Tennis Coaches near APPA.
Purchased land for Community development under TTD in the native village in Krishna District.
Fully sponsoring Higher Education studies for min 1 student each year since last 2 years.
Blessed with two sons (Mani Chandra & Siddhardh Chandra).
Currently both are pursuing Ph.D in Astro-Physics & Condensed Matter at UIUC/USA & Max Planck Institute of Physics for Complex Systems, Dresden/Germany respectively after winning honors in 5-yr Integrated M.Sc (Physics) at IITKanpur-chosen by themselves under deep interest in Physics in 2011 & 2012 respectively.
Got separated from wife after 30years for leading independent life styles and mutual freedom.
Lives with mother at Hyderabad.