Best Teacher Award from Nishitha Educational Academy in 2006
Outstanding faculty Award from Venus International Foundation in 2018
Participated in One week National level Faculty Development Program on “IoT and Embedded System Design using NI LabVIEW”” from 18th to 22nd December 2017 organized by BVRITH, Hyderabad in association with National Instruments, Bengaluru
Participated “92nd Orientation Course” conducted by HRDC, University of Hyderabad from 11-06-2015 to 08-07-2015 and obtained grade ‘A’.
Participated “UGC approved First 21- days Orientation Course to Lecturers” conducted by Telangana University from 14-06-2012 to 04-07-2012 and obtained grade ‘A’.
Completed a certificate course on LaTex offered by the Spoken Tutorial Project, IIT Bombay in September 2016.
International Journal Publications
Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar “PSF with Partial and Variable Apodization along with CPF” IJETMAS, Vol. 5, Issue 6, ISSN 2349-4476 (2017).
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Reduction in Edge-ringing in Aberrated Images of Coherent Edge Objects with Multi- shaded Apertures”, Journal of Advances in Optics, Vol.2014, pages 7(2014). doi.10.1155/2014/963980.
A. Narsaiah, M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Aberrated edge imaging with Annular Apertures”, Journal of Applied Physics, 6, 3, Ver.1 pp.08-12(2014). Impact factor: 1.34, doi:10.9790/4861-06310812.
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Improving the Edge Imaging Characteristics of Aberrated Coherent Optical Systems by Variable Apodisation Method”, IJIRSET, 2, 4, pp.1099-1105 (2013). Impact factor: 1.67
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Optimization of Aberrated Coherent Optical Systems”, Journal of Applied Physics, 4, 6, pp.25-29(2013). Impact factor: 1.34, doi: 10.9790/4861-0462529
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Edge Imaging with Obscured Apertures Apodised by Amplitude Filters”, IJIRSET, 2, 3, pp. 645-651 (2013). Impact factor: 1.67
International Conference Publications
Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar “Amplitude Filters in shaping the Point Spread Function of Optical Imaging Systems” Proc. of SPIE Vol. 9654, pp. A1-A5(2015). doi: 10.1117/12.2181610
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Improving the Edge Imaging Characteristics of Defocused Coherent Optical Systems by Apodised shrunk apertures”, Proc. IconTOP-II, pp.432-436 (2011). ISBN: 978-81-908188-1-0
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Reduction in Edge-ringing in Coherent Imaging of Edge Objects with Amplitude Filters”, AIP.Conf.Proc. Vol.1391, pp. 282-284 (2011). doi: 10.1063/1.3646861
Venkanna Presented a paper entitled “Tailoring the Point Spread Function by Multishaded Apertures” in XCI International conference ICAOP-2017 held at Guru Jambeshwar University, Hisar, Haryana 23rd Nov – 26th Nov, 2017.
National Conference Publications
G. Vaishnaviand P.Sahithi M. Venkanna, “Role of Graphene and CNTs in Soft Electronics” Pro. National conference on “Materials for Specific Applications” held at GRIET, Hyderabad during 29-30 January-2018.
Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Point spread function with variable apodization in the presence of primary spherical aberration” Pro.of APMS-15, pp. 99-101(2015). ISBN: 978-93-82570-64-6
Venkanna, A. Muhith and D. Karuna Sagar, “Effect of Aperture Obscuration along with the Hanning amplitude filter on the Edge ringing in Coherent Edge Imaging”, Proc. APMS-14, pp. 61-63(2014). ISBN: 978-93-82570-37-0
M. Venkanna and D. Karuna Sagar, “Studies on straight edge objects of coherent optical systems with annular aperture in the presence of aberrations”, Proc. Of APMS-13, pp. 187-190(2013). ISBN: 978-93-82570-10-3
M.Venkanna Presented a paper entitled “PSF with variable apodization under the influence of complex pupil function” at 4th National conference on “Applied Physics and Material science” held at Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad during10-11 March-2017.
Venkanna Presented a paper entitled “Point Spread Function with complex pupil functions under the influence of variable apodization” in the conference on ‘Resent Advances in optical Sciences-II’ held at University of Hyderabad during May 6th-7th 2016.
M.Venkanna Published a book entitled” Edge imaging by Apodized Apertures”, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-620- 2-06705-8
Life member of OSI(Optical Society of India)
Life member of ISCA(Indian Science Congress Association)