Awards

Award Location: Hyderabad Laboratory
Award Type:
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20044 Appreciation letter to Hyderabad laboratory for having produced 7N purity (99.99999 at %) Tellurium for the frist time in the country through ultra high purification techniques from Solid State Physics Laboratory, Defence research and Development Organisation, New Delhi Solid State Physics Laboratory, DRDO, New Delhi
20055 Mr. Arbind Kumar has been nominated by General Body of IIM, Hyderabad Chapter as Executive Committee Member of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM), Hyderabad Chapter from October 2005. Executive Committee Member of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM), Hyderabad 2005
20056 Dr. Y. Purushotham has been nominated by Chairman, MRSI-H as Member of Executive Committee of MRSI, Hyderabad, Chapter from June 2005. Member of Executive Committee of MRSI, Hyderabad 2005
20052 Dr. T.L. Prakash has been nominated by the Council of Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) as Chairman, MRSI-Hyderabad Chapter from February 2005. Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) 2005
Award Type: International Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20086 A modeling approach for the ultra-purification of Group III metals (Ga and In) by zone refining, V.N.Mani , 2nd DAE-BRNS International Symposium on Materials Chemistry (ISMC-2008) , Bhabha Atomic Research Centre,Mumbai, Dec. 2-6, 2008. “Received First prize for Best Paper Award” International Symposium on Materials Chemistry (ISMC-2008)
Young Researcher Award Dr.Y.Purushotham received Young Researcher Award for best paper presentation in International symposium on ferrites in Asia’97 (ISFA’97), Symposium J of 4th IUMRS International Conference in Asia (IUMRS-ICA-97), 16-18 September 1997, OVTA, Makuhari, Chiba, Japan. IUMRS 1997
Biography published Dr.Y.Purushotham biography published in Who’s Who in Science and Engineering M/s Marquis Who’s Who, USA 2002
Biography listed Dr. Y. Purushotham biography listed in Who’s Who in the World M/s Marquis Who’s Who, USA 2004
Invited Speaker Dr.Y.Purushotham delivered an Invited Talk at Indo-US Workshop on Microwave Technology for Materials Processing – A Promising Option for Tomorrow, Mumbai organized by ASM International, India Chapter, 2006 February 1-3. ASM International, India Chapter 2006
Silicon Carbide (SiC) Single Crystal Bulk Growth and Challenges Best Poster Presentation IUMRS-ICYRAM 2016 2016
Award Type: National Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
BOYSCAST Fellow Dr.Y. Purushotham selected as BOYSCAST Fellowship of Department of Science & Technology (DST, Govt.of India) DST 2002
Adjunct Scientist Dr.Y.Purushotham worked as Adjunct Scientist at Microwave Processing and Engineering Center, Materials Research Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, USA under the supervision of Professor Dinesh Agrawal on Microwave sintering from June 10, 2002 – June 1, 2003 under BOYSCAST Fellowship. DST 2002
20042 MRSI Medal – 2004 received by Dr. T.L. Prakash, Director, C-MET, Hyderabad from Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) at the Annual General Meeting on February 9, 2004 at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) 2004
Escort Officer Dr.Y. Purushotham nominated as Escort Officer at 2nd Asia IT Minister’s Summit, Hyderabad, January 12-13, 2004 DIT 2004
Associate Fellow Dr.Y. Purushotham elected as Associate Fellow of Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences 2004
20071 `Best Poster Award’ to the paper entitled “Ultra high purification of gallium through multi-step processing for opto-electronic device applications” by U.Rambabu, N.R.Munirathnam and T.L.Prakash received in MRSI held at New Delhi during February 12-14, 2007. MRSI held at New Delhi 2007
20084 `Best Poster Award’ to the paper “High purity gallium (99.9999 %) for Opto and Micro electronic device applications” by Dr.U.Rambabu in 19th AGM of MRSI – 2008, Trivandrum, during Feb. 14 -16, 2008. MRSI – 2008, Trivandrum 2008
External Member Dr.Y.Purushotham appointed as External Member, Board of Studies in Physics (PG), Department of Physics, Kakatiya University, Warangal Kakatiya University 2008
External Member Dr.Y.Purushotham nominated as an External Member, Board of Studies in Physics (PG), Chaitanya PG College (Autonomous), Hanamkonda since 2008. Chaitanya PG College 2008
Expert Member Dr.Y.Purushotham nominated as an expert member, Technical Evaluation Committee for Microwave Sintering Furnace, SEST, University of Hyderabad SEST 2010
Treasurer Dr.Y.Purushotham nominated as Treasurer, Indian Institute of Metals, Hyderabad Chapter IIM 2012
External Member Dr.Y.Purushotham appointed as External Member, Board of Studies in Nano Science, Department of Physics, Osmania University, Hyderabad (2012-14) Osmania University 2012
Resource Person Dr.Y.Purushotham delivered lectures as Resource Person in Refresher Course in Physics, 10 March 2013, UGC-Academic Staff College, Osmania University, Hyderabad Dept.of Physics, OU 2013
Convener Dr.Y. Purushotham nominated as Convener, Materials Research Society of India, Hyderabad Chapter MRSI 2014
Growth of 2″ Silicon Carbide (SiC) Single Crystal – Unique Wide Band Gap Semiconductor for Advance Electronic Application Best Poster Presentation 25th MRSI, India 2014
MRSI Dr. N R Munirathnam has been awarded MRSI Award for the year 2014 by Materials Research Society of India. MRSI 2014
Co-Supervisor Dr.Y. Purushotham co-supervised a Ph.D. thesis entitled “Synthesis and Study on Structural, Electrical and Magnetic properties of Al3+ substituted Ni-Zn nano ferrite” by B. RAJESH BABU (Regd. No.10022PPY04), Department of Physics, JNTU, Kakinada. Ph.D. degree awarded (March 2016). JNTU Kakinada 2016
Award Location:
Award Type: National Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
Best Poster award (1 st position) Dr S B Rane
Award Location: Pune Laboratory
Award Type: National Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20021 Dr. B.K. Das received VASVIK AWARD for Materials and Metallurgical Science and Technology for the year 2000 on September 20, 2002 from the VASVIK Foundation, Mumbai. VASVIK Foundation, Mumbai. 2002
20031 Dr. D.P. Amalnerkar was elected as Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Sciences in January 2003. Maharashtra Academy of Sciences 2003
20043 Best Poster Presentation Award’ to the paper, `Photoimageable conductor composition for High Density Electronic packaging of Smart Devices & Allied subsystems’ by Govind G. Umarji, Supriya A. Ketkar, R. Marimuthu, G.J. Phatak, T. Seth, D.P. Amalnerkar and U.P. Mulik, XV AGM , MRSI, BHU, Varanasi, Feb. 9-11, 2004, MRSI, BHU, Varanasi 2004
20044 Best Oral Presentation Award” to the paper `Self-assembly of nano Pbs in particulate thin films by liquid-liquid interface reaction technique’ by R.R. Hawaldar, K.R. Patil, S.D. Sthaye, U.P. Mulik and D.P. Amalnerkar, Paper presented in National Seminar on Science and Technology of Thin Films (NSSTTF-2004), Latur, during October 16-17, 2004. National Seminar on Science and Technology of Thin Films (NSSTTF-2004) 2004
20041 Dr. B.K.Das was elected as Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Sciences in 2004. Maharashtra Academy of Sciences 2004
20051 First Prize in Poster presentation” to the paper `One-step synthesis of nano­sized Ag-Pd co-powder’ by R. Warhekar, A. Jirwankar, S. Charan and P.K. Khanna, Raman Memorial Conference, University of Pune, India, Feb. 25-26, 2005 Raman Memorial Conference, University of Pune, India 2005
ICC YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD “Chemical Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Nanocrystalline Zirconia Powders” P. V. Adhyapak 24th Annual Conference of Indian Council of Chemists, Department of Applied Chemistry, BIT, Mesra, Ranchi, 16th-18th December (2005) (Oral) Indian Council of Chemists 2005
20074 Dr. B.B.Kale was elected as Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Sciences in 2007. Maharashtra Academy of Sciences 2007
20072 “Best Poster Presentation award”, to the paper `A novel functionality of CdS quantum dot-glass nanosystem in solar hydrogen production’ by Bharat B. Kale, Sanjay K. Apte, Ravindra S. Sonawane, Sonali D. Naik, Milind V. Kulkarni, J. D. Ambekar, D.P. Amalnerkar, in Bangalore Nano Conference Exhibition Partnering, 6-7 December 2007. Nano Conference Exhibition 2007
20087 In situ synthesis of silver nano-particles in poly(ethylene glycol methacrylate phosphate) via photo polymerization process and its application to uranium ion adsorption, Sadanand Das, A.K. Pandey, V.K.Manchanda, A.A.Athawale and P.K.Khanna, 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace & Defence Applications (SAMPADA-2008), Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. “Received First prize for Best Poster Award” (SAMPADA-2008) 2008
20081 `MRSI Medal-2008’ to Dr. D.P. Amalnerkar at the hands of Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, in 19th AGM of MRSI held at Thiruvanthapuram during Feb 14-16, 2008. MRSI Medal-2008 2008
FIRST PRIZE FOR ORAL PRESENTATION Synthesis, properties and optimization of the rheological behaviors on alumina and zinc aluminate powders” P. V. Adhyapak, M. D. Sangale, M. B. Khanvilkar, A. K. Nikumbh, Seminar on Advances in Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Pune University, 20 Mar (2009) (Oral) Department of Chemistry, Pune University, 2009
MRSI Gold Medal Award MATERIAL RESEARCH SOCIETY OF INDIA, felicitated with Gold Medal Award to Dr B B Kale in the year of 2010 for his contribution to Materials. MATERIAL RESEARCH SOCIETY OF INDIA 2010
FIRST PRIZE FOR POSTAR PRESENTATION In-situ preparation and characterization of gold nanoparticles in recycled polystyrene (Re-PS) matrix Shrreya Krishnamurthy, Prachi Telang, P.V. Adhyapak, U. P. Mulik, D. P. Amalnerkar Raman Memorial Conference, Department of Physics, University of Pune, 25-26 February (2011) FIRST PRIZE FOR POSTAR PRESENTATION Department of Physics, Pune University, 2011
ELITEX 2011 C-MET Team bagged third prize at ELITEX 2011 organised by Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY), 4-5, 2011 DeitY 2011
Best Poster award (3 rd position) Dr S B Rane Best Poster award (3 rd position) in INDO-JAPAN Conference on Frontier Nano-Materials for Energy (FNE-2012) FNE-2012 Sharada University, Noida, Uttarpradesh 2012
Best Poster award (1 st position) Dr S B Rane Best Poster Award (1 st position) in 23 rd AGM, MRSI 23 rd AGM, MRSI 2012
Best Poster Award Dr S B Rane Best Poster Award in 3 rd International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (ICANN 2013) ICANN 2013 IIT, Guwahati, Assam 2013
Best Poster Award Dr S B Rane Best Poster Award in 2 nd National Symposium on Nano-Biotechnology (NSNB- 2013) & Transmission Electron Microscopy Workshop. NSNB- 2013 IIT, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh 2013
Best Paper Award Best Paper Award in 2 nd National Seminar on New Materials Research and Nanotechnology (NSNMRN2013) Govt Arts College, Ooty, Tamilnadu NSNMRN2013 Govt Arts College, Ooty, Tamilnadu 2013
Best Oral Presentation Award Best Oral Presentation Award in National Conference on Green Techniques: A ray of Hope in Environmental Protection (NCGT- 2014) (NCGT- 2014) Mewar University, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan 2014
Best Oral Presentation Award 1 Best Oral Presentation Award in National Conference on Advances and Challenges in Green Technology Sinhagad College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pune 2015
Best Poster Award 1 Dr S B Rane Best Poster Award in National Conference on Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage NCMECS- 2016 NCMECS- 2016 Mahatma Phule Mahavidyalaya, Pimpri. Pune-411017 2016
Best Poster award (1 st position) Dr S B Rane 2 Best Poster award 1 st position International Conference on Functional Eco-friendly Smart Emerging Materials ICFESEM- 2016 ICFESEM- 2016 2016
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Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20032 Dr. Y.S. Negi was invited to chair session in Indian Liquid Crystal Soc. Conference at Bangalore, October 8-9, 2003 Indian Liquid Crystal Soc 2003
20054 `Second prize for oral presentation’, to the paper `Study of AIN Nano-powder synthesized by Transferred Arc type Thermal Plasma Reactor’ by M.D. Shinde, A.S, Rana, Tanay Seth, V.B. Raut, D.P. Amalnerkar, Naveen Kulkarni, Indrani Banarjee, Soumen Karmokar, S.V. Bhoraskar and A.K. Das, in National Conference on Nanomaterials and Applications, Amity Institute of Nanotechnology, Noida, 27-28 May 2005, Nanomaterials and Applications, Amity Institute of Nanotechnology, Noida 2005
20061 “Best Poster Award” to the paper `Nanotechnology via solution chemistry’ by Shobhit C. and P.K. Khanna, in the conference 17th MRSI, Lucknow, Feb. 13­15, 2006 MRSI, Lucknow 2006
20062 `First prize for poster presentation’ to the paper `One step fabrication of selenium rods by solution method’ by Gita Lakhan, Shobhit Charan, and P.K. Khanna, in Raman Memorial Conference, Feb 24th-25th, 2006, Pune University, India. Raman Memorial Conference, Feb 24th-25th, 2006, Pune University, India 2006
20082 `Second Prize for Best Oral Presentation’ to the paper “Photoimaging: A novel ‘down-scale’ approach from macro to micro photoconductor fabrication” by Govind G. Umarji, Suresh W.Gosavi, Uttam P.Mulik & D P. Amalnerkar in 13th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors, held at University of Pune during 3-5 March 2008. Physics and Technology of Sensors, held at University of Pune 2008
20083 “First Prize for Poster Presentation”. To the paper `Polythiophene – nano CdS hybrid for heterojunction solar cells. By K.Gurunathan, N.A.Jadhav, R.Marimuthu & D.PAmalenrkar in National Seminar on Recent Advance in Nanoscience held at Osmanabad sub-center of Marathwada University during Feb 23 &24, 2008 Marathwada University 2008
Award Type: International Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20045 Best Oral Presentation Award” to the paper `Nanoscale multilayer PbS thin films fabricated by liquid-liquid interface reaction technique for solar photovoltaic applications’, by R.R. Hawaldar, S.D. Sathaye, K.R. Patil, T. Seth, U. P. Mulik , G.J. Phatak and D.P. Amalnerkar, Paper presented in International Conference on Electrochemical Power Systems (ICEPS-2), Hyderabad during December 20-21, 2004 Electrochemical Power Systems (ICEPS-2), Hyderabad 2004
20053 Best Poster Award” to the paper `Lead-free Photoimageable Silver Conductor Paste Formulation for High Density Electronic Packaging’ by S.A. Ketkar, G. Umarji, J. Ambekar, G.J. Phatak, U.P. Mulik and D.P. Amalnerkar, in the conference IUMRS-ICMAT-2005 held in Singapore during 3-8 July 2005 IUMRS-ICMAT-2005 held in Singapore 2005
20064 “Best Poster Award’, to the paper entitled “Synthesis and characterization of nanowire like mesoscale structure of regioregular poly 3-hexyl thiophene for thin film transistor and other organic applications” by Murugan A. V. and A. Kasi Viswanath in ICNME-2006 Conference (organized by C-MET, Pune) during November 27-29, 2006 at Pune, India. ICNME-2006 Conference 2006
20073 `Emerald Literati Network 2008 Awards for Excellence’ -‘Highly Commended Award ’ to the paper,`Thick film NTC thermistor for wide range of temperature sensing’, by Shweta Jagtap, Sunit Rane,Uttamrao Mulik and Dinesh Amalnerkar published in ‘Microelectronics International’, 24, 2 (2007) 7-13 Emerald Literati Network 2008 Awards for Excellence 2007
20073 `Emerald Literati Network 2008 Awards for Excellence’ -‘Highly Commended Award ’ to the paper,`Thick film NTC thermistor for wide range of temperature sensing’, by Shweta Jagtap, Sunit Rane,Uttamrao Mulik and Dinesh Amalnerkar published in ‘Microelectronics International’, 24, 2 (2007) 7-13 . `Emerald Literati Network 2008 Awards for Excellence’ 2007
20085 Effect of Additives on the Co-Electrodeposition of Sn-Ag-Cu lead-free Solder Composition ,Shany Joseph and Girish .J. Phatak , 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace & Defence Applications (SAMPADA­2008), Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. “Received Consolation prize for Best Poster Award” SAMPADA­2008, Pune 2008
20088 Studies on Light Emitting ‘Magic Number’ CdSe in Commercial Polymethylmethacrylate, B.G. Bharate, Priyesh More, A. K. Vishwanath, and P. K. Khanna, 2nd Int. Symp. on Advanced materials and Polymers for Aerospace and Defence Applications , (SAMPADA-2008) Pune, Dec. 8-12, 2008. “Received Best Poster Award” SAMPADA-2008 2008
20089 Silver nano-particles in poly(ethylene glycol methacrylate phosphate) for uranium ion adsorption, Sadanand Das, A.K. Pandey, V.K.Manchanda, A.A.Athawale and P.K.Khanna, 2nd DAE-BRNS International Symposium on Materials Chemistry (ISMC-2008) , Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, Dec. 2-6, 2008. “Received Third prize for Best Poster Award” (ISMC-2008), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 2008
Award of the Year 2013 on Photocatalysis by KRICT Award of the Year 2013 on Photocatalysis given to Dr B B Kale for his contribution in Photocatalysis by Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), Daejon, South Korea.In the year 2013. Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), Daejon, South Korea. 2013
MRSI Dr. B. B. Kale has been awarded Brain Pool Fellowship by the Government of South Korea. Government of South Korea 2014
Award Location: Thrissur Laboratory
Award Type: National Award
Title Award Description Awarded By Award Yearsort descending
20063 `Young Scientist Award’ in Physical Sciences to Dr. S.N. Potty from Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment, Government of Kerala, Thiruvananthpuram in January 2006 Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment, Government of Kerala, Thiruvananthpuram 2006
PSN Dr. R Ratheesh received the "Technology Award-2011" from PSN Trust which carries a cash award of Rs.50,000/-, citation and a medal. PSN Trust 2011
PSN Trust Dr. K R Dayas, Director, C-MET Thrissur received PSN National Award for Excellence in Science & Technology, 2011 in the category of Excellence in Engineering. Th award consists of a medal, citation and Rs. 50000/- PSN Trust 2011
Flame of Science - 2014 Dr. N.C. Praminik, Received ‘Flame of Science’ Award for ‘Excellence Contribution in Noble Cause of Science’ from ‘World Science Congress 2014’ World Science Congress 2014
KSCSTE C-MET Thrissur bagged First Prize in the National Science Expo “Sasthra Jalakam” organized in connection with the 26th Kerala Science Congress at Kalpetta, during 28-31 January, 2014 KSCSTE 2014
MRSI AWARD - 2015 Dr. V. KUMAR, DIRECTOR, RECEIVED MRSI AWARD FOR THE YEAR 2015 FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS IN THE AREA OF MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING MRSI 2015