A Commendable Achievement

Standing at par with the contemporary male clan, the department of Metallurgical and Materials Science now witnesses remarkable strides pursued by the female counterparts as well.

In what comes as yet another achievement, Dr. Smrutisikha Bal, Senior Scientific Officer of MM Department had brought glory to our institute by being awarded ‘BHARAT SHIKSHA RATAN AWARD’ on the occasion of National Seminar for “Individual Achievements & National Development” on 27th February 2015 at New Delhi. This award is instituted by ‘Global Society for Health &Educational Growth’ and is honored for contribution for excellence in Academic and Extension Activities. Dr. Bal was considered for this award for her achievements in the field of teaching, research and product development. She was a recipient of “Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) Young Scientist Award” in “Physical Sciences” division in the year 2004 held at Chandigarh.

Team MM wishes her the very best for her future prospects and urges others to take inspiration from her.