Dr. S. Rama Murthy worked as a Professor at Centre for Emerging Technologies, Jain University, Bangalore since the year 2009. He is a Member of the panel of Scientific Advisor of Indian Patent Office. He is a Visiting Professor to Indian Institute of Science to teach IPR courses. Dr Murthy was a Patent Specialist at a US legal firm M/s. Intellevate from 2003 to 2009.
He has served as a Research Scientist from 1973-2003 at National Aerospace Laboratories.
He is an inventor of Foil Air bearings, holding 2 Indian patents and 3 foreign patents, along with many publications. .
Dr. Murthy holds a Degree of Science, Degree of Mechanical Engineering, Masters Degree in Machine Design (First Rank) and PhD (IIT, Chennai).
He was trained on IPR at Business Management School, Manchester, UK, WIPO and M/s. SLW, USA.