India

G. Ananthakrishna

1.

Name

G. Ananthakrishna

2.

Election year, status

2003

3.

Birth year

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Materials Research Center
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012, India

8.

Awards

 


Milan Kumar Sanyal

1.

Name

Milan Kumar Sanyal

2.

Election year, status

2003

3.

Birth year

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Surface of Nuclear Physics
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
1/AF Bidhan Nagar, Calcutta 700064, India

8.

Awards

 


J. Gopalakrishan

1.

Name

J. Gopalakrishan

2.

Election year, status

2003

3.

Birth year

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Solid State & Structural Chemistry Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore - 560012 India

8.

Awards

 


Yakhmi Jatinder Vir

1.

Name

Yakhmi Jatinder Vir

2.

Election year, status

2003

3.

Birth year

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Technical Physics & Prototype Engineering Division
India

8.

Awards

 


L.C. Gupta

1.

Name

L.C. Gupta

2.

Election year, status

2003

3.

Birth year

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

India

8.

Awards

 


Arora, Brij Mohan

1.

Name

Arora, Brij Mohan

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1943

4.

Scientific degree

PhD,

5.

Field of activity

Semiconductor Materials & Devices, Optoelectronics

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Professor
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400005, India
Tel: 91 22 2152971
Fax: 91 22 2152181
E-mail: brij@tifrvax.tifr.res.in

8.

Awards

 


Baldev Raj

1.

Name

Baldev Raj

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1947

4.

Scientific degree

PhD

5.

Field of activity

Material Characterisation with Nondestructive Evaluation Methodologies

6.

Membership

FNAE, FIE, FIIM, FIIQA, FASI, Honorary Fellow, British Inst of NDT, Indian Soc for NDT, Hon Member, Int Comm of NDT, Hellenic Society of NDT, Chairman, Policy &General Purpose Committee of ICNDT, Past President, 14th World Conf of NDT & Int Comm on NDT

7.

Position

Director, Metallurgy and Materials Group
Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
Kalpakkam 603102, Tamilnadu, India
Tel: 91 4114 40234
Fax: 91 4114 40301, 40360, 40356
E-mail: dmg@igcar.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Banerjee, Dipankar

1.

Name

Banerjee, Dipankar

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1952

4.

Scientific degree

PhD

5.

Field of activity

Physical Metallurgy

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Director, Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory
Kanchanbagh, Hyderabad 500058, India

8.

Awards

 


Banerjee, Srikumar

1.

Name

Banerjee, Srikumar

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1946

4.

Scientific degree

PhD

5.

Field of activity

Physical Metallurgy, Electron Microscopy

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNAE

7.

Position

Associate Director, Material Group
Head, Materials Science Division
Bhaba Atomic Research Centre
Trombay, Mumbai 400085, India
Tel: 91 22 5519949
Fax: 91 22 5560750
E-mail: 1.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Bose, Dwarka Nath

1.

Name

Bose, Dwarka Nath

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1938

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Materials, Semiconductor Sci & Tech

6.

Membership

FASc, FIETE, Fellow W.Bengal Acad Sci Tech,

7.

Position

Professor
Materials Science Centre, Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302, India
Tel: 91 3222 55221-55224, ext. 4787  Fax: 91 3222 55303
E-mail: dnb@matsc.iitkgp.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Chakravorty Dipankar

1.

Name

Chakravorty Dipankar

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1937

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Materials Science

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc,

7.

Position

Director
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur, Calcutta 700032, India
Tel: 91 33 4734688 
Fax: 91 33 4732805
E-mail: director@iacs.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Chatterjee Anjan Kumar

1.

Name

Chatterjee Anjan Kumar

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1941

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Materials Science, Cement and Ceramic Technology

6.

Membership

Member, Nat.Inst. of Ceramic Engineers (USA), Am. Ceramic Soc., Am. Chemical Soc., Inst. of Materials (UK), Inst. of Refractory Engineers (UK), Int. Rotary Kiln Users Assoc (USA)

7.

Position

Director
The Associated Cement Cos. Ltd, Cement House, 121 Maharshi Karve Road, Mumbai 400020, India
Tel: 91 22 2016869, 2039122
Fax: 91 22 2080076, 5320962
E-mail: cement@giasbm01.vsnl.net.in

8.

Awards

 


Chidambaram, Rajagopala

1.

Name

Chidambaram, Rajagopala

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1936

4.

Scientific degree

Dr.

5.

Field of activity

Materials Science and Crystallography, High Pressure Physics and Nuclear Technology

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc

7.

Position

Chairman
Atomic Energy Commission
Anushakti Bhawan
CSM MArg, Mumbai 400039, India
Tel: 91 22 2022543
Fax: 91 22 2048476
E-mail: chmn@tifrvax.bitnet

8.

Awards

 


Chopra, Kasturi Lal

1.

Name

Chopra, Kasturi Lal

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

31.7.1933

4.

Scientific degree

Prof.

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Physics

6.

Membership

FNA, Fasc, FNAE

7.

Position

Former Director,
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, M-70, Kirgi Nagar, New Delhi 110015, India
Tel: 91 11 538642(res.),

8.

Awards

 


Das, Bijoy Kishore

1.

Name

Das, Bijoy Kishore

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1945

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Electronic Materials

6.

Membership

FNASc

7.

Position

Scientist - F
National Physical Laboratory
Dr. K. Krishnan Road, New Delhi 110012, India
Tel: 91 11 5726058
Fax: 91 11 5752678
E-mail: bkdas@csnpl.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Dasannacharya, Balebail Anantha

1.

Name

Dasannacharya, Balebail Anantha

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1937

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Condensed Matter Physics & Neutron Scattering

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc

7.

Position

Director
Inter Univ. Constortium of DAE facilities
Univ. Campus, Khandwa Road, Indore 452001, India
Tel: 91 731 462265
Fax: 91 731 462294
E-mail: ad@luc.cat.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Ganguly, Chaitanyamoy

1.

Name

Ganguly, Chaitanyamoy

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1946

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Science & Technology of Plutonium, Uranium and Thorium based Nuclear Fuels

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNAE

7.

Position

Director
Central Glass and Ceramic Institute, 196 Raja S C Mullick Road, P.O. Jadavpur University, Calcutta -700032, India
Tel: 91 33 4735829
Fax: 91 33 4730957
E-mail: director@cscgcri.ren.nic.in
           cganguli@ cscgcri.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Jacob, Kallarackel Thomas

1.

Name

Jacob, Kallarackel Thomas

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1944

4.

Scientific degree

DSc.

5.

Field of activity

Extractive Metallurgy, Materials Science, Thermodynamics of Metal and Ceramic Systems and Solid State Sensors

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc

7.

Position

Professor & Chairman, Materials Research Centre, Profesor, Department of Metallurgy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India
Tel: 91 80 3344411 Ext 2449, 2494, 2515

8.

Awards

 


Joshi, Shri Krishna

1.

Name

Joshi, Shri Krishna

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1935

4.

Scientific degree

Professor

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Physics

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc, Fellow TWAS, Member, Russian Acad of Sciences,

7.

Position

Vikram Sarabhai Professor JNCASR,
Ministry of defence, Defence research & development organization, Recruitment & assessment centre, Kucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi-110054,
Tel: 91 11 2944278
Fax: 91 11 3983160
E-mail: skj@vsnl.com

8.

Awards

 


Krishan Lal

1.

Name

Krishan Lal

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1941

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physics of Materials

6.

Membership

FNA, FNASc

7.

Position

Scientist in Director Grade, National Physical Laboratory, Dr. K.S.Krishnan Road,  New Delhi 110012, India
Tel: 91 11 5741733
Fax: 91 11 5752678
E-mail: klal@csnpl.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Kumar, Vikram

1.

Name

Kumar, Vikram

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1947

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Semiconductor Physics &Technology

6.

Membership

FNASc, FIETE, Honorary Professor, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

7.

Position

Director, Solid State Physics Laboratory, Timarpur,
Lucknow Road, Delhi 110054, India
Tel: 91 11 2942041 
Fax: 91 11 2913609
E-mail: vk@drsspl.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


KutumbaRao, Vinnakota Venkatapurna

1.

Name

KutumbaRao, Vinnakota Venkatapurna

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1944

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

High Temperature Materials & Mechanical Processing

6.

Membership

Member, IIM, MRSI

7.

Position

Professor & former Head,  Department of Metallurgical Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindi University, Varanasi 221005, India
Tel: 91 542 316136 
Fax: 91 542 317074
E-mail: vvkrao@banaras.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Mahajan, Yashwant Ramachandra

1.

Name

Mahajan, Yashwant Ramachandra

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1944

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Ceramics & Inorganic Composites, Titanium alloys

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Joint Director, International Advanced Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials, Balapur Village, RCI Road, R.R.District, Hyderabad 500005, India
Tel: 91 40 4443169 
Fax: 91 40 4442699

8.

Awards

 


Manocha, Lalit Mohan

1.

Name

Manocha, Lalit Mohan

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1951

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

High Temperature Composite Materials

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Professor & Head, Department of Materials Science, Sardar Patel University Vallabh Vidyanagar - 388 120
Tel: 91 2692 48083    Fax: 91 2692 46475
E-mail: lmm@pcbbs.indiagate.com

8.

Awards

 


Mashelkar, Raghunath Anant

1.

Name

Mashelkar, Raghunath Anant

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1943

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Polymer Science & Engineering

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc

7.

Position

Secretary, DSIR & Director-General, CSIR, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Marg, New Delhi 110001, India
Tel: 91 11 3710472
Fax: 91 11 3710618
E-mail: dgcsir@csirhq.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Mishra, Sanak

1.

Name

Mishra, Sanak

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1945

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physical Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

6.

Membership

FNAE, FIIM, FIE, Humboldt Fellow

7.

Position

Executive Director, R&D Centre for Iron & Steel, Steel Authority of India, Ranchi - 834002, India
Tel: 91 651 502815 
Fax: 91 651 502815
smishra@RDCISRAN.XEEIXR.xeemail.ems.vsnl.net.in

8.

Awards

 


Mahanty, Omkar Nath

1.

Name

Mahanty, Omkar Nath

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1945

4.

Scientific degree

Dr. Ing.

5.

Field of activity

Phase Transformation, Special NDTs & Estimation of Residual Life of Components

6.

Membership

FNASc, FIE, Member, ASM, IIM, MRSI, ISNT, IIW

7.

Position

Director (R&D),  Tata Steel, Research & Development Division, Jamshedpur 831007, India
Tel: 91 657 424610
Fax: 91 657 424610
E-mail: onm@tisco.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Raja Gopal, Erode Subramanian

1.

Name

Raja Gopal, Erode Subramanian

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1936

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Low Temperature & Solid State Physics

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc

7.

Position

Director, 
National Physical Laboratory, Dr. K.S.Krishnan Road, New Delhi 110012, Tel: 91 11 5741440
Fax: 91 11 5752678
E-mail: gopal@csnpl.ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Rama Rao, Kuchimanchi Venkata Subba

1.

Name

Rama Rao, Kuchimanchi Venkata Subba

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1942

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Applied Magnetics, Hydrogen Storage

6.

Membership

Humboldt Fellow, Senior Member IEEE

7.

Position

Professor,  Magnetism and Magnetic Lab., Department of Physics Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai - 600036,
Tel: 91 44 2351365 Ext.3213
Fax: 91 44 2352545
E-mail: kvs@mmm.iitm.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Ranganathan, Srinivasa

1.

Name

Ranganathan, Srinivasa

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1941

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physical  Metallurgy & Materials Science

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc, FNAE

7.

Position

Chairman
Division of Mechanical Science, Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore 560012, India
Tel: 91 80 3092558
Fax: 91 80 3341683
E-mail: rangu@metalrg.iisc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rao, Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra

1.

Name

Rao, Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra

2.

Election year, status

1992, Founding member

3.

Birth year

1934

4.

Scientific degree

DSc.

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Chemistry, Surface Science, Spectroscopy & Molecular Structure

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc, FRS, Foreign Member, Russian Acad Sci, Czechoslovak Acad Sci, Polish Acad Art & Sci, Slovenian and Serbian Acad Sci, Yugoslovia, American Acad Art & Sci, American Philosophical Society, Foreign Associate, Nat Acad Sci, USA

7.

Position

INSA Albert Einstein Research Professor & President Jawaharlal Nehru centre for Advanced Scientific Reseacrh, Bangalore 560012, India
Tel: 91 80 3345491, 3340580
Fax: 91 80 3442468 pr 8462766
E-mail: cnrrao@sscu.iisc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rao, Kalya Jagannatha

1.

Name

Rao, Kalya Jagannatha

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1940

4.

Scientific degree

DSc

5.

Field of activity

Physical Chemistry, Amorphous Solids, Phase Transitions

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc,

7.

Position

Professor
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India
Tel: 91 80 3344411/2583
Fax: 91 80 3341683
E-mail: kjrao@sscu.iisc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rao, Palle Rama

1.

Name

Rao, Palle Rama

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1937

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physical & Mechanical Metallurgy

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, Fengg (Foreign Member, The Royal Academy of Engineering)

7.

Position

Chairman, Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, 6th Floor,
Niyamak Bhavan, Anushakti Nagar, Mumbai 400094
Tel: 91 22 5562343    Fax: 91 22 5562344
E-mail: aerb@soochak.ncst.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rao, Patcha Ramachandra

1.

Name

Rao, Patcha Ramachandra

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1942

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physical Metallurgy, Materials Science & Thermodynamics of Alloys

6.

Membership

FNA,

7.

Position

Director, National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur 831007,  Tel: 91 657 431131
Fax: 91 657 426527
E-mail: nmlirnetc@sirnetd.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rao, Tadimety Chakrapani

1.

Name

Rao, Tadimety Chakrapani

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1940

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Minerals/Coal Processing

6.

Membership

FNAE, MMGI, FIIM, FIE, LM

7.

Position

Director,  Regional Research Laboratory, Near Habibganj Naka, Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal 462026
Tel: 91 755 587105
Fax: 91 755 587042
E-mail: director%rrlbho@sirnetd.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Rodriguez, Placid

1.

Name

Rodriguez, Placid

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1940

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Mechanical Metallurgy, Nuclear Materials and Fast Breeder Reactor Technology

6.

Membership

FNAE, FASc, President, IIM (1996-97), President, Indian Inst of Welding (1992-95)

7.

Position

Director, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam 603102, India,  Tel: 91 4114 40240 
Fax: 91 4114 40360,  E-mail: dir@igcar.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Sivakumar, Rajagopalan

1.

Name

Sivakumar, Rajagopalan

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1948

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Materials Science & Engineering

6.

Membership

FIE, Humboldt Fellow, Member, IIM, MRSI, New York Acad of Sciences

7.

Position

Head
Biomedical Technology Wing, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Science and Technology,
Satelmond Palace, Poojapura ,Trivandrum 695012, India
Tel: 91 471 340411
Fax: 91 471 341814
E-mail: sctimst@ren.nic.in

8.

Awards

 


Singh, Anil Kumar

1.

Name

Singh, Anil Kumar

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1939

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

High Pressure

6.

Membership

Member, MRSI, Indian Society for Advancement of Materials and Processs Engineering, Int. Assoc for Advancement of High Pressure Science & Technology

7.

Position

Head
Material Science Division, National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore 560017, India
Tel: 91 80 5270098
Fax: 91 80 5260862
E-mail: matsci@cmmacs.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Sivaram, Swaminathan

1.

Name

Sivaram, Swaminathan

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1946

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Chemistry of Polymers & Science and Technology of Polymeric Materials

6.

Membership

FASc, Member, MRSI, American Chemical Society, Society of Polymer Science

7.

Position

Scientist in Director Grade, Head
Polymer Chemistry Division
National Chemical Laboratory, Dr.Homi Bhabha Road, Pune 411008, India
Tel: 91 212 335234
Fax: 91 212 334430
E-mail: sivarama@ems.ncl.res.in

8.

Awards

 


Srivastava, Onkar Nath

1.

Name

Srivastava, Onkar Nath

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1942

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Physics of Materials, Layered Materials, Energy Materials, Quasi Crystalline Materials, High Temperature Superconducting Materials, Carbon Variants – Fullerenes and Tubales

6.

Membership

FNA, FNASc,

7.

Position

Professor
Department of Physics, Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005, India
Tel: 91 542 317468
Fax: 91 542 317468
E-mail:

8.

Awards

 


Subba Rao, Gundlapalli Venkata

1.

Name

Subba Rao, Gundlapalli Venkata

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1940

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Chemistry and Materials Science

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FRSC (London), FAIC (USA)

7.

Position

Director
Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi 630006, India
Tel: 91 4565 22064
Fax: 91 4565 22088
E-mail: gvs@cscecri.rennic.in

8.

Awards

 


Subbarao, Eleswarapu Chinna

1.

Name

Subbarao, Eleswarapu Chinna

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1928

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Materials Science/Engineering

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNAE,

7.

Position

Director
Tata Research ,Development and Design centre, 1 Mangaldas Road, Pune 411001, India
Tel: 91 212 621608
Fax: 91 212 623713
E-mail: subbarao@trddc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Subramanyam, Somenahalli Venkata Rao

1.

Name

Subramanyam, Somenahalli Venkata Rao

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1943

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Condensed Matter Physics, Low Temperature Physics, High Pressure Physics, Carbon

6.

Membership

FASc, MRSI Medal, Mysore University Prize

7.

Position

Chairman
Division of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India
Tel: 91 80 3092525    Fax: 91 80 3341683
E-mail: svs@physics.iisc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Suryanarayana, Shambhuni Venkata

1.

Name

Suryanarayana, Shambhuni Venkata

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1943

4.

Scientific degree

PhD.

5.

Field of activity

Solid State Physics & Materials Science

6.

Membership

Member, MRSI

7.

Position

Professor
Department of Physics, Osmania University, Hyderabad 500007, India
Tel: 91 40 7017376
Fax: 91 40 7019020
E-mail: svspd@hdl.vsnl.net.in

8.

Awards

 


Valiathan, Martand

1.

Name

Valiathan, Martand

2.

Election year, status

1997

3.

Birth year

1934

4.

Scientific degree

ChM, FRCS, FRCS(Canada)

5.

Field of activity

Cardiac Surgery

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNAE

7.

Position

Vice Chancellor
Manipal Academy of Higher Education, University Building, Madhava Nagar, Manipal 576119, India
Tel: 91 8252 71059
Fax: 91 8252 70062
E-mail: mahe@kmc.ernet.in

8.

Awards

 


Padmanabhan,  Kuppusamy  Anantha

1.

Name

Padmanabhan,  Kuppusamy  Anantha

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1945

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Mechanical Metallurgy;  Metal Forming and Plasticity and Superplasticity

6.

Membership

FASc, FNAE, MMRSI, FIE. FIM

7.

Position

Director,
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur 208016

8.

Awards

Prof.  Padmanabhan has more than 150 research publications in the refereed international/national journals. He is well known for his outstanding contributions in the field of superplasticity and superplacity flow



Iyengar  Rangachar  Narayana

1.

Name

Iyengar  Rangachar  Narayana

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1943

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Structural Dynamics, Applied Stochastics

6.

Membership

FNAE, FASc, FNASc, FIE, MISET, MMRSI, MISCA

7.

Position

Director,
Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee 247667

8.

Awards

In the area of materials science Dr Iyengar has pioneered field application of several indigenous Fire Retardant technologies for textiles, cables, doors and micro-data cabinets. He has the unique expertise in structural stability of composite materials



Acharyulu, Samavedam Lakshmi  Narsimha

1.

Name

Acharyulu, Samavedam Lakshmi  Narsimha

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1938

4.

Scientific degree

B.Sc. Engg

5.

Field of activity

Powder Metallurgy, Composites, Surface Engineering

6.

Membership

FNAE

7.

Position

CC R&D, Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, PO Kanchanbagh, Hyderabad 500 058

8.

Awards

He has been the Director of an important research laboratory of our country, the Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory. His contributions to powder metallurgy and processing technologies are important and numerous



Raychaudhuri,  Arup  Kumar

1.

Name

Raychaudhuri,  Arup  Kumar

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1952

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Low Temperature Physics, Instrumentation, Cryogencis, Scanning   Probe Microscopy, Colossal Magnetoresistance

6.

Membership

FASc

7.

Position

Director,
National Physical Laboratory, Dr KS Krishnan Road, New Delhi 110012

8.

Awards

Dr Raychaudhuri has done pioneering experimental work in the field of low temperature quantum transport in oxides near metal insulator transition elucidating the interplay of disorder and interaction. Dr Raychoudhuri has indigenously developed state-of-the-art low temperature scanning tunneling microscope and other related experimental facilities



Pandey  Dhananjay

1.

Name

Pandey  Dhananjay

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1952

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Phase Transformations SiC, Martensitic systems and Ferroelectrics, X-ray diffuse Scattering, Polytypism

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Professor and Coordinator,
School of Materials Science and Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi  221 005

8.

Awards

Professor Pandey has made original contributions in several areas of materials science and crystallography. He has done important work on ferroelectric, antiferroelectric and tilt transitions, on piezoelectric and smart ceramics, on restacking and  mertensitic transitions



Krupanidhi,  SB

1.

Name

Krupanidhi,  SB

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1951

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Epitaxial thin films of through techniques, complex oxides and dielectric materials, Photovoltaic devices

6.

Membership

 

7.

Position

Professor, Materials Research Center, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore  560 012

8.

Awards

Professor  Krupanidhi has made important contributions to growth and characterization of epitaxial films of a number of complex oxides and dielectric materials for electrooptic applications. He has been able to develop radiation hard, nonvolatile memories and dynamic random access memories (DRAM), piezoelectric  microactuators  and pyroelectric detectors



Sundararajan G

1.

Name

Sundararajan G

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1953

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Surface engineering,  High Temperature Deformation  and Fracture and High Strain Rate Deformation and Ballistic Penetration

6.

Membership

Fellow INSA, FASc

7.

Position

  Director, International Advanced Research Center for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI), opp. Balapur Village, RCI Road, Hyderabad 500005, India.
  Director, Center for Laser Processing of Materials (CLPM) PO Kanchanbagh,  Hyderabad  500058

8.

Awards

Dr  Sundararajan  has made outstanding contributions to experimental and theoretical aspects of materials engineering, with special emphasis on tribological behavior, high strain rate and high temperature deformation and fracture, impact dynamics and ballistic resistance of materials



Sikka, Satinder Kumar

1.

Name

Sikka, Satinder Kumar

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1942

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

High Pressure and Shock Wave Physics, Neutron and X-ray Crystallography

6.

Membership

Fellow INSA, Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences

7.

Position

Director,
Solid State and Spectroscopy Group, Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Trombay, Mumbai 400 085, India

8.

Awards

Dr  Sikka has authored about 150 research papers and has given invited talks at various  international  and national conferences and symposia.  The international Community  recognized his contributions in High Pressure Physics by electing him a member of the executive committee of International Association for Advancement of  Research and Technology under High Pressure (AIRAPT) in 1997.  He was elected fellow of the Indian National Science Academy in 1990. He was awarded Materials Research Society Madal in 1991. Very recently, he has won the HK Firodia Award for excellence in Science and Technology for his lifetime achievements. He was awarded Padma Shri by Govt. of India in 1999



Barua, Asok Kumar

1.

Name

Barua, Asok Kumar

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1936

4.

Scientific degree

Ph. D.

5.

Field of activity

Amorphous and microcrystalline hydrogenated silicon  films, Transparent conducting oxide films, Plasma processing of materials, Fabrication of high efficiency amorphous silicon solar cells

6.

Membership

FASc

7.

Position

Project Director, MNES/DST  Project on a-Si solar cells
Professor, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur, Calcutta 700 032

8.

Awards

Professor Barua has done pioneering work in the silicon solar cells and related areas. He is recipient of numerous awards and recognitions. He is a fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences, West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology. He was president of Indian Physical Society and has also served as General Chairman of the Sixth International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference 1992. In 1994 he was honored at the first World Conference of Photovoltaic Energy Conversion for contribution to Advancement of PV Technology, Hawaii, USA. He was awarded MRSI Medal Lecture in 1991, ICSC-Materials Science prize of MRSI for 1996, Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conf. National Award for 1998



Narlikar,  Anant  Vishnu

1.

Name

Narlikar,  Anant  Vishnu

2.

Election year, status

2000

3.

Birth year

1940

4.

Scientific degree

Sc. D.

5.

Field of activity

Superconductivity, low temperature studies of materials, STM and related techniques

6.

Membership

FNA, FASc, FNASc (India)
Full Fellow of the International Academy of Electro Technical Sciences, Moscow, Russia, Formerly, F. Inst. P.-UK and FIM-UK.

7.

Position

Scientist - Director Grade and Head, Superconductivity Division, National Physical Laboratory, Dr. K. S. Krishnan Road, New Delhi 110 012

8.

Awards

Dr  Narlikar is actively engaged in the experimental research work in the area of superconducting materials for over last 38 years. His main research contribution is in the field of structural-properties correlations in superconducting materials, effects of various cationic substitutions in different High Tc systems, competition between superconductivity and localization, interlayer coupling effects etc. Dr Narlikar is recipient of many awards and honors; he was recipient of 1996 Homi Jehangir Bhabha Medal of INSA, 1994 AN Khosla Gold Medal and National Award, Tait Memorial Prize for Physics, Cambridge UK, 1963 and many others