Foundation Day Lecture & Faculty Research Award Presentation.

Foundation Day Lecture & Faculty Research Award Presentation

The 60th Foundation Day of IIT Delhi was celebrated on Monday with Prof. K. VijayRaghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, delivering Foundation Day Lecture 2019 "Science for the People and the People for Science".

While delivering the Foundation Day lecture, Prof. K. VijayRaghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, congratulated IIT Delhi for establishing the School of Public Policy.

On this occasion, Faculty Research Awards were also presented to the following faculty members of IIT Delhi by Prof. VijayRaghavan and Prof V Ramgopal Rao, Director, IIT Delhi.

  • Prof Bhim Singh, Dean (Academics) - Sulochana & Colonel A Krishnaswami VrC VSM** Faculty Lifetime Research Award (Overall Research Contributions)

  • Prof. Ranjan K. Mallik - Prof. P. C. P. Bhatt Faculty Research Award (Basic Research)

  • Prof. P. V. Madhusudhan Rao - Prof. K. L. Chopra Faculty Research Award (Applied Research)
  • Prof. Neetu Singh and Prof Manan Suri (Jointly) - Veena Arora Faculty Research Award (Research Contributions by faculty below the age of 40 years)