AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE - 2017 - LIST OF WINNERS

The following is the list of Awards of Excellence Winners for the year 2017. 

 S.No   Name of Award   Winner 
 1.  National Aeronautical Prize  Dr. N. Eswara Prasad, OS/Scientist "H" and Director, Defence Materials and Stores R&D Establishment, Kanpur. 
 2.  Dr. Biren Roy Space Science/Design Award Shri  M. Narayanan Namboodiripad, OS & Group Director, CEAG/AVN, VSSC.  
 3.  Dr. Biren Roy Trust Award  Dr. P. V. Venkitakrishnan, Deputy Director, Materials and Mechanical Entity, VSSC,Thiruvananthapuram.  
 4.  Dr. V.M. Ghatge Award.  Jointly Awarded to Dr. Ambalal Vinayak Patel, Scientist/ Engineer "F", IFCS Directorate, ADA, Bangalore and Gp. Capt. K.N. Santosh, VSM, Chief Software Engineer(Avionics SU 30), AF, Yemlur, Bangalore  
 5.  Excellence in Aerospace Education Award  Prof. Debi Prasad Mishra, Professor, Deptt. of Aerospace Engineering, IIT Kanpur.
 6.  Production Technology Award  Sergeant Lalan Kumar, SNCO I/C, Indigenisation, 4 BRD, Air Force Station, Kanpur.   
 7.  Indigenisation of Aeronautical Equipment Award  Shri Babrubahan Sahu, Sr. Manager (Equipment Indigenisation), Shri Tikeswar Pradhan, Manager(Equipment Indigenisation Design and Shri Piyush Kumar Sinha, engineer (Equipment Indigenisation-Tool Design), SED, HAL Koraput.  
 8.  Swarna Jayanti Award Jointly Awarded to Shri Gnanasekar S, Project Manager (Mission), Scientist/Engineer SF, VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram and Ms. Anooja Sankar, Scientist/Engineer SD, EPTG, ESG, LPSC, Thiruvananthapuram. 
 9.  Bharat Ratna JRD Tata Award  Mr. Sanjeev Rajdan (Ops), PHHL, Delhi
 10.  Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award.  Jointly Awarded to Shri Daljeet Singh, Chief Executive Officer, (CEO), MIG, HAL Nasik and Shri S.D. Behara, DGM (Design) and Team Members, HAL Nasik.