Hyderabad: MSR Prasad, a distinguished scientist, has been appointed as Director General (Missiles & Strategic Systems), DRDO. Born in 1961, he completed his B Tech Degree from Madras Institute of Technology in 1984 and M Tech from IIT, Bombay in Aeronautical Engineering.

Over the last thirty years, Prasad has made significant contributions in missile technologies for the defence programmes of DRDO. His contribution in the areas of Aerospace Structural Design, Analysis and Structural Dynamics studies for various missile projects is noteworthy. Prior to being appointed as Director General (MSS), he was holding the position of Director, DRDL.

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