Krishna Kanth Avalur

Dr. Krishna Kanth Avalur

Visiting Professor

Dr. Krishna Kanth Avalur currently works at the AMS Semiconductors India and collaborates with Centre for VLSI and Embedded System Technologies (CVEST), International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad for his PhD Research. Also hold positions such as

  • Director Analog Mixed-Signal R&D – AMS OSRAM India, Hyderabad
  • Adjunct Professor – IIT Hyderabad, BOS Member – NIT Warangal, Osmania University
  • IEEE Senior Member, Vice-Chair – IEEE CAS/EDS Chapter Hyderabad


Ph.D. from IIIT Hyderabad, B.Tech and M.Tech (Dual-Degree) from IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay Shankar Dayal Sharma President of India Gold Medalist (2002)


Research interests include sensors and sensor interfaces (optical, capacitive, temperature), power management ASIC design.


  • K. G. Avalur and S. Setty, “Power conversion arrangement and method for power conversion,” US Patent number US20150256073A1.
  • K. G. Avalur and S. Azeemuddin, “A 6-18V Hybrid Power Management IC with adaptive dropout for improved system efficiency upto 150C,” in IEEE Journal of Power Electronics, Emerging and Selected Topics, Vol. 6, Issue: 2, June 2018, pp. 477-484. IEEE, 2018.
  • K. G. Avalur and S. Azeemuddin, “Power management IC architecture in automotive environment: Case study of rear view camera,” TENCON 2017 – 2017 IEEE Region 10 Conference, Penang, pp. 968-973. IEEE, 2017.
  • Nyshadham and K. K. G. Avalur, “A 6V to 42V High Voltage CMOS Bandgap Reference robust to RF Interference for automotive applications,” in 30th International Conference on VLSI Design (VLSID), Hyderabad, pp. 187-192. IEEE, 2017.
  • K. G. Avalur and S. Azeemuddin, “System Efficiency Improvement technique for Automotive Power Management IC using maximum load current selector circuit,” in 29th International Conference on VLSI Design (VLSID), pp. 240-245. IEEE, 2016.
  • K. K. G. Avalur and S. Azeemuddin, “Automotive hybrid voltage regulator design with adaptive LDO dropout using load-sense technique,” In Circuits and Systems (APCCAS), 2014 IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on, pp. 571-574. IEEE, 2014.