- ISRO/DOS sanctioned Rs 26 Lakhs towards setting up of Geoinformatics lab under the co-ordination of Sri. Anantha Rama.V (PI) & Dr Prakash. P, (Co-PI) Asst.Professors.Dept.of Civil Engg, RVCE.
- Anantha rama V and Gangadhara Bhat (2009), Sea water Intrusion Studies in Karnataka Coast, in the national conference on Recent trends in Marine Geology and Geophysics, Organized by Dept., of Marine Geology ,Mangalore University.
- AICTE sanctioned Grant-in Aid of Rs 2 Lakhs to conduct the Staff Development programme in the Department of Civil Engg.
Conducted AICTE sponsored faculty development programme during Dec 2009
Research and Development:
1. Coordinator, RV-ISRO space research centre, RVCE, Bangalore
2. Co-ordinator, air quality monitoring station at RVCE, Bangalore