Alumni in News

nitin saxena
 

Prof. Nitin Saxena (BT/PhD/CSE/2002/2007) has been honoured with the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize 2018.

 
amit agrawal
 

Prof. Amit Agrawal (BT/ME/1996) has been honoured with the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize 2018.

amit kumar
 

Prof. Amit Kumar (BT/CSE/1997) has been honoured with the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize 2018.

 
abhiram hens
 

Dr. Abhiram Hens (MT/CHE/2010) has been honoured with the CSIR Young Scientist Award 2018.

manisha
 

Mr. Sachin Sinha (BT/ME/1997), Founder and CEO of IQLECT Software Solutions, raises $2.5 million in a bridge round of funding.

 
 

Mr. Vivek Khemka (BT/EE/1995) has been appointed the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology and Product Officer at Liberty Latin America.

 

Prof. Indranil Manna (MT/MME/1984) honoured with the Institute Chair Professorship Award 2018 by IIT Kharagpur.

 
 

Prof. K. VijayRaghavan (BT/MT/CHE/1975/1977), Principal scientific advisor to the GoI, has been appointed as the head of Prime Minister's Science, Technology & Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC).

 

Ms. Anjali Awasthi (MT/IME/2000) has been honored with the Eldon Gunn Service Award at the 60th CORS (Canadian Operational Research Society) Annual Conference.

 
 

Prof. Anurag Kumar (BT/EE/1977) has been conferred with the prestigious ‘Gujar Mal Modi Science Award’ 2018 for his diverse contribution to the Science & Technology field have brought recognition to India.

 

Mr. Sankalp Mathur (BT/AE/2003) has been appointed as the Head of Risk at MoneyTap, India’s first app-based consumer Credit Line company.

 
 

Mr. Mukesh Kumar (BT/EE/1993), IAS Officer, has been appointed as the CEO of Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB).

 

Mr. Ankit Anand (BT/CSE/2004) has been appointed as the Director of Census Operation (DCO) and Director of Citizen Register (CDR) in Chhattisgarh.

 
 

Mr. Arpit Sharma (BT-MT/AE/2013) is the founder of ‘Mechanical Chef’. The company has designed a robotic kitchen that can cook a variety of Indian dishes without any human intervention.

 

Dr. Rajarshi Das Bhowmik (MT/CE/2012) has been honored with the DST-INSPIRE Faculty Award 2018. Currently, he serves as the Postdoctoral Fellow at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

 
 

Mr. Sunil Kolhe (MT/AE/1988) has been appointed as the Additional Commissioner of Police (ACP), Special Branch, Mumbai at Maharashtra Police.

 

Mr. Ram Sewak Sharma (MSc2/MTH/1977) has been re-appointed as the Chairman of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).

 
 

Prof. Jitendra Malik (BT/EE/1980) has been awarded the prestigious Research Excellence Award 2018 in the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI).

 

Mr. Sambhav Karnawat (BT/ME/2012) is the founder of ‘Jewelove’. The company has received the Award for Highest Platinum Jewellery Sales in North India by Platinum Guild International.

 
 

Dr. Abdul Qayum (BT/CE/2008) appointed as the Deputy Conservator of Forest, Department of Forests and Wildlife, by Chandigarh Government.

manindra
 

Prof. Manindra Agrawal (BT/PhD/CSE/1986/1992) has been honored with the Goyal Prize 2017 by Kurukshetra University.

 
arvind-gupta
 

Mr. Arvind K. Gupta (BT/EE/1975), often referred as India’s biggest science toy-maker for his 'Toys from Trash' project, has been conferred with Padma Shri.

richa-pandey
 

Dr. Richa Pandey (BT/CHE/2007) has been honored with the 2018 Women in Solar Energy Award by American Solar Energy Society.

 
kailash
 

Mr. Kailash Chandra Joshi (BT/CE/1990) felicitated by the Hon'ble Governor of UP Shri Ram Naik for his achievements as a Math wizard and a teacher.

archit-sharma
 

Mr. Archit Sharma (BT/EE/2018) has been selected for the prestigious Google Brain fellowship.

 
guneet-sethi
 

Dr. Guneet Sethi (BT/MME/2003) felicitated with the Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) Early Career Recognition award by the Penn State University.

samik
 

Mr. Samik Mukherjee (BT/CHE/1992) has been appointed as the new Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of McDermott International.

 
achla-raina
 

Prof. Achla Raina (PhD/HSS/1992) takes over as the new Dean of Academic Affairs at IIT Kanpur.

ram-prawesh
 

Mr. Ram Prawesh Thakur (BT/CE/1983), a 1986 batch IPS officer, appointed as the new Director General of Police, Andhra Pradesh.

 
vijay-vishwas-pant
 

Mr. Vijay Vishwas Pant (BT/EE/2001), a 2004 Batch IAS officer, appointed as the new District Magistrate of Kanpur.

 

Mr. Durga Shanker Mishra (BT/EE/1983) has been appointed as the Secretary in the Ministry of Urban Development.

 
 
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