National Academy awards for IISc faculty
Five of the faculty have been elected as fellows of the Academy. They are: Dr L Sunil Chandran, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation; Anindya Deb, Professor, Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing; Bharadwaj Amrutur, Associate Professor, Electrical Communication Engineering Department; Bikramjit Basu, Associate Professor, Material Research Centre; D D Sarma, Professor and Chairman, Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit.
Two others chosen for the INAE Young Engineer Award. They are: Suryasarathi Bose, Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Engineering, IISc, in recognition of his contributions in the field of Polymer Science and Engineering.
Gurunath Gurrala, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, IISc, has been awarded in recognition of his contributions in the field of electrical power System stability and control, power system analysis, distribution system automation.