Honors and Awards

 

Distinction earned by faculty members like National and International Awards, Professional Societies

 

Prof. A.K. Ray

 

 

  • International Director, Forest  Bioproducts Division AIChE, USA for 5 years term(2010-2015)
  • Invited to attend 10 AIChE Annual meetings as well as 11 AIChE and Chairing a session.
  • Member of project review committee for Thapar Centre for Industrial Research and Development(TCIRD), a R&D Division of Ballarpur Industries Limited(BILT)  constituted by  Department of Science &Technology( DST), Ministry of Science & Industry,Govt. of India dated 11.1.2011.
  • Silver medal/ Sugar Industry Cup from The Sugar Technologists’ Association of India (1993)
  • NOEL DEER Gold Medal from the STAI, 1996
  • Sisir Kumar Mitra Award from Indian Institute of Chemical engineers(IICh E),1996
  • Distinguished Participants Certificate from Cellulose’91, ACC, Cellucon, Am. Chem. Society, New Orleans, USA (1991).
  • Vijay Shree Award by India International Society.
  • 1997 Nanjing International Symposium of High yield Pulping in India including Newsprint at the invitation of Chinese academy of Forestry And Research Institute of Chemical Processing and utilization of Forest Products, P.R. China; Speaker on behalf of developing countries including Mexico, Cuba, Malayasia & Korea (1997) at Nanjing
  • Member of technical advisory committee of International Conference on “Emerging Interfaces of Physical Sciences” CONIAPS-XIII in 14-16 June 2010,Organized by University Of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun.
  • Honoured with “ Best  Educationist Award” and a “ Certificate of Excellence” on 23rd day of January,2011 by International Institute of Education & Management(IIEM), New Delhi 
  • Expert Member of COSIST/ MAJOR PROJECTS of  UGC(1996-1998)
  • Editor in Chief, IPPTA (1995-1997)
  • DAAD Recipient: Technical University of Darmstadt on DAAD –IIT  Faculty Exchange Programme (2006)
  • Best Teacher Award from Federation of Paper Traders Association of India(FPTAI (1999)
  • Two best paper awards from Indian Pulp and Paper Technical association (1983, 1984)
  • Co-ordinator (Industry Institute partnership cell, IIPC),AICTE,up to 2006
  • Co-ordinator, Paper and Paper products, Bureau of Indian Standards( BIS), Govt. of India
  • Co-Co-cordinator,KVIC, Project at IITRoorkee
  • Member of Council and Research Degree Committee of CPPRI, Department of Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India (2004-2006)
  • Member, Research Degree committee(RDC) of TIET, Patiala since 2002
  • Member research degree committee for  Punjab Technical University (PTU), Jalandhar,2006
  • Member for Peer & Core Committee at Central Polution Control Board(CPCB) for Water Consumption in Pulp and paper industry at New- Delhi February 19,2007
  • Member for RuTAG(Rural Technology Action Group, Uttaranchal) of Govt. of India,2006
  • Cash awards from The Sugar Technologists’ Association of India,STAI (twice,Feb.1996,Sept.1995)
  • Nominated as Consultant for Security Paper mill, Ministry of Finance, Govt of India(2003)
  • Resource person for many organizations including for preparing and presenting environmental statement of Indian Pulp and paper Industry by Central Pollution Control Board(CPCB,2004-2007
  • Received JEWEL OF INDIA AWARD  and A CERTIFICATE OF MERIT by  Indian Solidarity Council  for outstanding achievements and contributions in the fields of Science, Technology and Education on Dec 22, 2006
  • Received “LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT GOLD MEDAL  AWARD” by International Institute of education & Management, Delhi , December 22,2006
  • Guest of Honour, HRD Programmes at CPPRI (1996)
  • Chairman of the session-General and By-products, The 57th  Annual Convention of STAI,  New Delhi
  • Guest of Honour  in the Inaugural session of ACET-07 at SLIET on 26th March,2007
  • Chief Guest and also key note speaker for UNIDO-FICCI Workshop at CPPRI,2005,
  • Chief Guest for KVIC  workshop held at DPT on March 20,2007
  • Co-ordinator, Roorkee University Alumni Association( RUAA), DPT Chapter, October,2002
  • Co-ordinator, Thomason Alumni Association( DPT Chapter, Jan,2003
  • Co-ordinator for Global Meet of IIT Roorkee Saharanpur  Chapter on January,2006

 

ASSESSEE OF RESEARCH PAPERS

  • Ministry of Environmmental & Forests( MOEF)
  • Department of Science and Technology,DST  and TIFAC
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research,CSIR
  • Sugar Development Board /Sugar Research Advisory Board , Dept. of Food, Govt. of India ,
  • RuTag (Govt. of India)
  • Computers & Chemical Engineering

Member of Processional Societies/ Association

  • Life member of Indian Pulp and Paper Technical association
  • Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Member, The Sugar Technologists’ Association of India
  • Member of IIChE

MEMBER OF TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

  • PAPEREX of Indian Agro Paper Mills Association(IAPMA) 2004-2008
  • IARPMA(Indian Agro and Recycled Paper Mills association), NewDelhi
  • IPPTA(2004-2008)
  • Special committee constituted by DM. of Saharanpur district for  industrial pollution control (194-97,2004-2006)

REVIEWER OF JOURNALS AND PROCEEDINGS

  • ELSVIER-Computers & Chemical Engineering
  • WM-SCI’08,USA
  • JSIR, CSIR,India
  • IPPTA

MEMBER ON THE EDITORIAL BOARD

  • Executive member and  Member Editorial Board of Journal of Scientific and Industrial research( JSIR), Council of Scientific and Industrial research (CSIR), New Delhi for the year 2006-2007
  • Member on the Editorial Advisory Board  of the Journal of Indian Pulp and Paper Technical Association(IPPTA J.) for the year 2006-2007
  • Member of Editorial Board of Technia IJCSCT, Technia - International Journal of Computing Science & Communication Technology [ISSN 0974-3375], a half yearly journal

SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Expert for Assessment/Selection  Committees of all grades including  Scientists up to the grade of Scientist F to G of CPPRI, Department of Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry since 2002-2007.
  • Expert for Selection of General Manager of M/s Tamilnadu Papers Limited(TNPL), Govt. of TamilNadu,2005
  • Member of selection committee member of Emeritus professor(IITR,2005  No.Estt.(A)/408/E-SC(E-V.FELLOW) dated June 15,2005 , and No.Estt.(A)/5643/E-SC(Emeritus Fellow) dated June 13,2005.
  • Member Editorial Board of the Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research (JSIR), National Institute, of Science Communication (NISC), New Delhi.
  • Convener, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi for a panel under CHD-15.
  • Expert Members for Rural Technology Action Group (RUTAG), Uttaranchal
  • Member, Editorial Board IAPMA (Indian Agro Paper Mills Association)
  • Member, Advisory Committee of CPRE, Hyderabad.
  • Member of Technical Committee member of Paperex’05
  • Member of Technical Committee IARPMA, Delhi
  • Member of Editorial Board of Technia IJCSCT, Technia - International Journal of Computing Science & Communication Technology [ISSN   0974-3375], a half yearly journal
  • Reviewer: Computer and Chemical Engineering( Elsevier)
  • Expert Member of a Committee constituted by Vice Chancellor for identifying quality of paper for Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur, dated 06.07.09
  • Expert member project evaluation committee of SAP/COSIST, University Grants Commission, New Delhi, 1996, 1997
  • Member Editorial Board of the Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research (JSIR), National Institute of Science Communication (NISC), New Delhi.
  • Convener, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi for a panel under CHD-15.
  • Member of Council of Association and RDC of CPPRI, Department of policy and promotion, Ministry of Industry govt. of India.
  • Expert Member for Rural Technology Action Group (RUTAG), Uttaranchal
  • Member, Editorial Board IAPMA (Indian Agro Paper Mills Association)
  • Member, Advisory Committee of CPRE, Hyderabad.
  • Viajy Shree Award by India International Society.
  • Member of Technical Committee member of Paperex05
  • Member of Technical Committee IARPMA, Delhi

  Prof. M.C. Bansal

 
  • Convener of panel on "Waste Paper Recycling" under CHD-15 of Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi
  • Member Editorial Board of IPPTA, Journal of Indian Pulp and Paper Technical Association, Saharanpur

Prof. J.S. Upadhyaya

 
  • Member Technical Committee of Indian Pulp and Paper   Association (IPPTA) for the International Seminar held at New Delhi in 2005.
  • Khosla Research Award

Dr. V.P. Singh

  • Listed in the biography of 2000 Outstanding intellectuals of 21st Century by Research Department of International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England
  • Vijay Shree Award, India International Friendship Society, New Delhi
  • Khosal Research Award, University of Roorkee, India
  • Sisir Kumat Mitra Memorial award, Institution of Chemical engineers, India
  • Member, New York Academy of Sciences, U.S.A
  • Founder Member, Indian society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics
  • Member, Astronomical Society of India
  • Member, Indian academy of sciences, India

Dr. Satish Kumar

  • Khosla Research Silver Medal 1998
  • Khosla Research Commendation certificate 1997

Dr. Y.S. Negi    

  • Secretary, Asian Polymer Federation, New Delhi
  • Referee for Scientific Review of papers for J. Applied Polymer Science
  • Referee for Scientific Review of papers for J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Dr. Dharm Dutt

  • Expert of Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research A CSIR New Delhi publication

Dr. Chhaya Sharma

  • Khosla Research Silver Medal 1998
  • Khosla Research Commendation certificate 1997

Dr. S.C. Sharma

  • Khosla Research Silver Medal 2000