This Article is From Jul 20, 2010

Engineering student makes it to Limca Book of Records

Hyderabad: A city-based electrical engineering student has entered into the Limca Book of Records for having the most number of International research publications to her credit as an undergraduate researcher.

20-year-old V P Divya, a B Tech student of Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, has published 16 national and international research publications and seven more are in the pipeline.

Speaking to reporters, V V R Murthy from Limca Book of Records said Limca does not have a category for such a record. She will be the first to register such a record.

The young researcher is working in areas such as the demand side management wherein the power to industries and domestic users can be balanced and minimise power shortages.

Contemporary areas of concern in the field such as management of power during peak seasons and restoring power very fast during certain failures are also covered by her.

Divya also did research papers on improvisation of domestic appliances such as air-conditioner and water heater, apart from coming out with practical solutions to several areas of concern in the field of power management.