Prof.D. Suneel is at present a Dean Academic Affairs in Narasaraopeta Engineering College , Narasaraopeta and a distinguished Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Before joining Narasaraopeta Engineering College as the head of the Mechanical Engineering Department in April 2012, he had worked at various levels in GITAM University and KL University. As a Head he represented the Department of Mechanical Engineering before NBA, NAAC and Autonomous committees and contributed for the success of same. He, an accomplished Research Scholar is instrumental in getting Research Recognition Centre for Mechanical Department granted by JNTUK-Kakinada.
He received his Doctorate Degree from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India in the year 2010. His current teaching and research interests include Metal Cutting and Machine Tool Design, Engineering Mechanics, Metal Matrix Nanocomposites, Nanofluids, Nano coatings, Polymer Nanocomposites, and Nano materials. He has published more than twenty research papers in reputed National and International journals/conferences. He acted as Co-Investigator in two research projects, one at GITAM University and another at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. He had been ratified as a Professor and recognized as a Research Supervisor by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University-Kakinada. He has guided EIGHT B.Tech and FOUR M.Tech projects.
He has attended twelve Workshops and Training programmes (for duration of more than 50 days) at institutes of national repute like IIT-Kanpur etc. He is a Life Member in MRSI (Materials Research Society of INDIA) from 21-4-2010. He was Certified by DALE CARNEGIE & Associates, Inc. on “High Impact Presentation Skills” and by Wipro Mission 10x on “Effective Teaching Methodologies” on February 19, 2009. He delivered expert lectures on Nano materials at neighboring colleges and also organized a 3-Day National workshop on “Characterization and Synthesis of Nanomaterials” as a Co-Coordinator from 25th to 27th Febrauary 2010 at KL University, Green Fields. Also organized a Three Week Training Programme on AUTOCAD by CITD, Vijayawada Sub Centre for the Mechanical Engg Students of NEC & NIT, Narasaraopeta during 23-2-2012 to 17-3-2012. He was the convener of International Conference (NECICRTME-2K15) organized during 20 & 21st November 2015 at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, NEC, Narasaraopet.
Apart from above teaching and research activities, he has generated a fund of Rs.18,90,000/- from AICTE towards MODERNIZATION OF MOS Lab for the Academic Year 2015-16 and successfully completed the project within time.
At present in the capacity of Dean-Academics, he is not only taking care of Academic Affairs but also nurturing new programmes for the exponential growth and development of Institution in all respects.