Highlights

  1. Prof. P. K. Sarma Best Paper Award during the 25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC) organised at IIT Roorkee between 28-31 December 2019.
    Student Authors: Kumar Nishant Ranjan Sinha, Durgesh Ranjan, Nirbhay Kumar and Md. Qaisar Raza
  2. Dr. Rishi Raj is the recipient of the INSA Medal for Young Scientists Award 2019.
  3. Dr. Rishi Raj is the recipient of the INAE Young Engineer Award 2018.
  4. Dr. Rishi Raj selected as the Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences for the period 2018-2021.
  5. Best Poster Presentation Award for “Pool Boiling with Aqueous Ionic Liquid Solution” during the 10th International Conference on Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer (ICBCHT2018) held from 12-15 March, 2018 in Nagasaki, Japan. Student Authors: Nirbhay Kumar and Md. Qaisar Raza
  6. Dr. Rishi Raj served as the member of International Science Committee for the 10th International Conference on Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer (ICBCHT2018) held from 12 – 15 March, 2018 in Nagasaki, Japan.
  7. Dr. Rishi Raj served as the Session Chair: 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, December 27-30, 2017.
  8. Dr. Rishi Raj delivered a Keynote Address at the ASME 2017 International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels, Hyatt Regency, Cambridge, MA, August 27-30, 2017.
  9. Dr. Rishi Raj served as the Session Chair: 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, MNNITA, Allahabad, U.P., India, December 15-17, 2016.
  10. Dr. Rishi Raj served as the Topic Co-Chair and Session Chair: Two Phase Flows at the ASME 2015 InterPACK/ICNMM Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 6-9, 2015.
  11. Dr. Rishi Raj served as the Session Chair: Thin-Films/Heat Pipes during the 9th International Conference on Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer, Boulder, Colorado, April 26-30, 2015.

Student Awards at IITP

  • Consecutive fifth year: Bathina Chaitanya, a Ph.D. student in TFTL was awarded second prize for best presentation during the 2020 Research Scholars Day.
  • Fourth year in a row: Nirbhay Kumar, a Ph.D. student in TFTL was awarded first prize for best presentation during the 2019 Research Scholars Day.
  • Alok Kumar, a Ph.D. student in TFTL was awarded the best poster during the 2019 Research Scholars Day.
  • Hat-trick: Durga Prasad Ghosh and Kumar Nishant Ranjan Sinha from TFTL were awarded the first and the third prize for the best presentation during the 2018 Research Scholars Day.
  • Mr. Deepak Sharma was awarded the best M.Tech. Project Award by the Department of Mechanical Engineering for the year 2017.
  • Second year in a row: Madhu Ranjan Gunjan, a Ph.D. student in TFTL was awarded first prize for best presentation during the 2017 Research Scholars Day.
  • Md. Qaisar Raza, a Ph.D. student in TFTL was awarded the best poster and the best presentation (runner up) during the 2016 Research Scholars Day.
  • Mr. Ashesh Chattopadhyay was awarded the best B.Tech. Project Award by the Department of Mechanical Engineering for the year 2015.