S Anandhan

  • Gold medalist in both B.Sc. and M.Sc.

  • Two Indian patents.

  • Three Overseas research fellowships (KOSEF postdoctoral fellowship, Australia-India Council fellowship, ARC-ARNAM fellowship).

  • Won project grant under DST fast track scheme.

  • Editorial board member: International Journal of Energy Engineering, Hong Kong.

  • Elected Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India) in 2017.

  • Elected Fellow of the Indian Chemical Society in 2019.

  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry in 2021.

Jagannatha Nayak

  • National Merit Scholarship for meritorious performance in Class X in the year 1980.

  • SMIORE gold medal for securing 1 rank in B.E. (Metallurgical Engineering) in the year 1987.

  • Excellent paper award  for the paper, “2 The Effect of Protective Coatings on the Oxidation Behavior of 6061Al/SiC Composite at High Temperatures” authored by S.Rajasekaran, in the Session No-12 of  International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology-ICMST 2011, Singapore.

  • Best paper Award  for the paper “Corrosion In hibition of 6061Al-15 V% SiC(p) Composite in Hydrochloric acid (Using Pyridinium salts of 1,3-Thiadiazole-2,5-dithioland1,2,4- Triazole-3,5-dithiol)”,at 13th  National Congress on Corrosion Control (NCCI) NMD,Mangalore,12-14October 2006.

K. Narayan Prabhu

  • National Metallurgists Day Young Metallurgists’ Award by the Ministry of Steel, Government of India, 1993.

  • BOYSCAST Visiting Fellow and Post Doctoral Research Associate at the University of Birmingham (1996-1997) and UMIST, Manchester (1998-2000).

  • Sir C.V. Raman Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science 2001 by the Government of Karnataka, India, February 2003.

  • DST-The Royal Society Visiting Scientist Award at the Interdisciplinary Research Centre (IRC) in Materials Processing, University of Birmingham, UK, 2005.

  • Editorial Board Member: International Journal of Cast Metals Research, Maney Publishers, UK.

  • National Metallurgist's Day (NMD) Award - Metallurgist of the Year in the Nonferrous Category, 2017.

Kumkum Banerjee

  • Two patents.

  • "Distinguished Woman in Metallurgical Engineering" award by Venus International Foundation, Chennai (March 2018). 

M. R. Rahman

  • Fellow of Academia Sinica, Taiwan.

  • Japanese government Scholarship (Monbukagakusho Scholarship), Japan.

Ravishankar K.S.

  • Best technical paper award for the paper “Austempered ductile iron for high strength and high fracture toughness”, “International Foundry Research” during Feb-2010.

Shashi Bhushan Arya

  • Direct-Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) New Delhi , 2003-2008.

  • Best poster Award  from International  Symposium on ‘Advanced Stainless Steels’ 2007, Chennai

  • Travel grants (500 $) award from The Electrochemical Society, New Jersey USA.

  • Best poster Award  from  NMD-ATM 2009, Indian Institute Metal (IIM) Kolkota.

  • Best poster Award  from CORCON 2013, New Delhi.

  • Best oral presentation Award from  NMD-ATM 2013, Varanasi

Subray R. Hegde

  • Introduced Super-Solidus Processing of Single crystal Superalloys.

  • Two International patents.

Sumanth Govindarajan

  • JEE 2002- AIR 3998

  • GATE 2005 (Metallurgy) - AIR 6


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Dr. Ravishankar K. S, Head
Department of MME, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
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