Member's Achievements
Copyright 2007, Indian Institute of Metals.
MEMBER'S ACHIEVEMENTS
2007-2008
No.
Name
Award
Year
Citation
1

Dr. B. K. Sarkar
VSSC, Trivandrum


NMD

    1979
Development of
Catalysts for space
Application
2
Shri. M. J. Nair
Shri. V. Ramachandra
Shri. George Thomas
VSSC, Trivandrum



NMD


     1983
Design and fabrication
of Special purpose
Titanium alloy tanks
and equipments used in
the space vehicles
3

Shri. P. K.
Balasubramanian
VSSC, Trivandrum



NMD
  


    1985


The Development of
high technology
aluminium alloys
required for the Polar
Satellite Launch
Vehicle
4
Shri. M. C. Mittal
Shri. K. Suseelan Nair
VSSC, Trivandrum

NMD


  1992
Magnesium Alloy
technology
Development for Space
Applications
5


Dr. B. C. Pai
NIIST , Trivandrum



NMD



    1995
For Significant
contributions to the
MetalMatrix
composites, particularly
indigenous technology
for aluminium alloy
matrix composites by
stir casting
6
Shri. N.
Sivasubramanian
VSSC,Trivandrum


NMD

    1996
For the development of
Beryllium components
for space applications
7

Shri. M.
Narendranath
VSSC, Trivandraum

N.B. Sen
Memorial
Medal
and Prize


   1986

For the Best candidate
in Part-II AMIIM
examination held in
1985
8

Shri. M.
Narendranath
VSSC, Trivandraum

Dr. A.K.
Bose
Gold
Medal


   1990
For the thesis on "
Studies on Rapidly
solidified intermetallic
aluminides " which was
adjudged as the best
ME thesis presented
during the year.
9

Dr. B.C. Pai
Dr. R. M. Pillai
Dr. K. G.
Satyanarayana
Shri. V. S. Kelukutty
NIIST, Trivnadrum



Binani
Gold
Medal



  1993
For the best paper
published in the non-
ferrous group in
Transactions of IIM
during 1992 for the
paper TP 1582 on "
Synthesis of aluminium
metal matrix
composites by
rheocasting route"
10


Dr. P. P. Sinha
VSSC, Trivandrum


Metallurg
ist of the
Year



    1997

For significant
contributions to the
development of
Maraging Steels and
development of Ultra
High Strength Low
Alloy Steel, cryogenic
and special materials
for ISRO
11

Shri. V. S.
Narayanamurthy
VSSC, Trivandrum
NMD
Young
Metallurg
ist of the
Year


    2001

For outstanding
contributions in the
area of metal
workability parameters
for obtaining defect
free product in
materials
12


Dr. P. P. Sinha
VSSC, Trivandrum


VASVIK
Award
  


   2002
For developing various
types of maraging
steels for space and
defence programmes ,
cryogenic materials for
cryogenic engines and
special purpose
materials for
spacecrafts.
13


Shri. S. C. Sharma
VSSC, Trivandrum

Metallurg
ist of the
Year


    2003
For the significant
contributions to the
development of special
purpose materials ,
carbon foams and
microgravity materials
processing research.