Awards won by the students

Following students from out dept. won prizes to be given on the Institute day. Congratulations !!
Divyasree P K - Sri Satish Pai Prize (BTech/Dual degree 2011 batch for the best academic record in the 3rd and 4th sem put together).

Karthik A - Ratna Award (BTech/Dual degree 2010 batch for the best academic record in the 5th and 6th semesters)

Manoj Prabhakar - Prof. V Sundaresan Prize (Dual degree 2009 batch for the best academic record in the 7th and 8th semesters)

Best Paper Award

Mr Subash, MS student with Dr Lakshman Neelakantan and Dr. Raghuram Chetty (CH) has won the best paper award at The International Corrosion Prevention Symposium  (CORSYM-14) for Research Scholars, held at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay during February 20 - 21, 2014 for the paper titled “Low Cost Austenitic Stainless Steel as Bipolar Plates for PEM Fuel Cells”.

Inauguration of New TEM Equipment Tecnai 20G2

IIT Madras and ARCI Hyderbad jointly purchased a Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) and installed in the dept of Metallurgical and Materials engineering.  Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director IIT Madras, and Prof. G. Sundararajan, Director-ARCI, Hyderabad have inaugurated the TEM facility on 23rd December 2013 (Monday) at 04:30PM in ELECTRON MICROSCOPY LABORATORY, HSB 135. The system is ready for operation. (Click here for the pictures)

2014 TMS YOUNG LEADER AWARD - Srinivasa Rao Bakshi

Dr. Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Assistant Professor in the detpt from 2010, is a recpeient of  the  MPMD Young Leader Professional Development Award of TMS for 2014. Formal presentation of the award will be made on Tuesday, February 18 in San Diego, California during the 143rd TMS Annual Meeting.
Congratulations !!!
Check out Dr. Bakshi's website for his research activies

Composite Materials and Processing : A new book authored by Prof. M. Balasubramanian

A book entitled 'Composite Materials and Processing' by Prof. M. Balasubramanian, of Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering has been published by CRC Press.  For further details on the book please visit the following link :          


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