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Electrical & Electronic Sciences & Technology

Since 1999 the following two categories merged to form this new category:

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2018 Prof. Kiran Kuchi
Professor, Electrical Engineering, IIT Hyderabad
For invention of India’s first 5G standards essential patents and significant contribution to SEPs on low PAPR waveform “pi/2 BPSK with spectrum shaping" in 5G NR, NB-IoT TDD in 3GPP and study item on massive MIMO cloud RAN based on non-linear precoding.
2017 Prof. V Kamakoti
Professor - Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai
For development of Shakti Series of Processors - a culmination of various processor research projects. For efforts in developing computational hardware which helps build capabilities to secure and control data movement and transportation at the interfaces of computing machines.
2016 Shri Rakesh Goel
Managing Director & CEO, S.K. Dynamics Pvt. Ltd., Roorkee
For designs of power-electric systems in India, which include Motors and Motor Controls, Electromechanical Engineering, Digital Signal Processing & Processors, Embedded Software, Power Electronics, FPGA, Analog and Digital Electronics, System Engineering, Prototype Manufacturing Capability & Product Engineering.
2015 Prof. G. Venkatesh
ADI Chair Professor, Dept of EE, IIT Madras, Chennai
Contribution to the field of wireless and broadband embedded communications from India.
2014 Dr. C. S. Rao
President of Reliance Communications Ltd. Bangalore
For his contributions in development of several First time designs of network for Indian Army, Indian Navy, VSNL and Design of the Advanced Radio Network Controller SW suite for 3G/UMTS.
2013 Prof. Shabbir N. Merchant
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, IITB, Mumbai
For developing solutions of signal and image processing problems faced by Indian defence and ‘A channel estimation based approach to Backoff adjustment method for MAC System'.
2012 Prof. Rudra Pratap
Professor and Chairperson, Centre for Nano Science and Engg. IISc., Bangalore
For the development of MEMS based electrostatic acoustic transducer ,FET sensor for sensing pressure/force and inertial displacements and CAPFET sensor for sensing analytic.
2011 Shri Narasimhan Venkatesh
Vice Chair., Communications and Signal Processing Societies join Chapter, IEEE, Hyderabad
He has made significant and innovative contributions to the IEEE, 802.11 series of standards for WLAN methodologies and protocols (specifically 11 b/a/g, 11a and 11ac). He was instrumental in incorporating these innovations into WLAN chipsets.
2010 Dr. Abhay Karandikar
Prof. & Head, Dept. of Electrical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
He has made pioneering contributions towards the development of technology for telecom and broadband Internet access with a specific focus on Indian service providers. He has evolved an Innovative architecture that leverages the potential of Ethernet for providing Quality of Service (QoS) based triple play services.
2009 Dr. A. N. Rajagopalan
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering IIT Madras, Chennai
He has devised novel methods to extract 3D shapes using the degree of blur in an image as a cue for depth estimation and continues to define and revolutionize this exciting area.
2008 Dr.Kumar N.Sivarajan
Chief Technology Officer, Tejas Networks India Ltd. Bangalore
For contribution in the area of communications and data transmission and sharing the same through high speed optical and other net work design and developments efficiently.
2007 No Award  
2006 Shri Vinay L.Deshpande
Chairman& CEO, Encore Software Ltd, Bangalore
For development of hardware solutions such as PCs, notebooks, handheld devices and compatible software products such as machine compilers, software for modems and cell phone.
2005 Prof. M. Balakrishnan

Prof. P.V. Madhusudhan Rao

Prof. Kolin Paul of IIT, New Delhi

Shri Dipendra Manocha

National Assn for Blind New Delhi
For Development of Smart Cane for visually Challenged persons. It consist of ultrasonic ranger, vibrator and microcontroller having a range of 3 meter.

Dr. K. Radhakrishnan
Diector, NRSA (ISRO) ,Hyderabad
For Development of data acquisition system for remote sensing satellites, environment security and disaster management system.
2004 Shri V. Chander
Director, Naval Physical & Oceanographic Laboratory, Cochin.

For Development of Sonar system for ships, submarines and helicopters.

Shri B.K.Sinha
Founder and former Director, SAMEER Mumbai.
For Development of microware, antenna, linear accelerator, integrated optics and atmospheric probing instruments.
2003 Dr. M.D. Raj Narayan
Founder& former Director DERL (DRDO) Hyderabad

For Development of Radar and Electronic warfare technologies.

Dr, R.R. Navalgund
Director, Space Applications Center, ISRO, Ahmadabad
For Development of remote sensing application programs for space application, integrated mission for sustainable Development and Disaster management support program.
2002 Mr. S. Rangarajani
Advisor-Sterling Group & Pentamedia Graphic Ltd. Chennai

Dr. Krishna Rao Venkatesh
Vice President, Spectrum InfoTech, Bangalore

Mr. A Rudhiramoorthy
Manager, Bharat Electronics Ltd., Bangalore
For development of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) BEL model.
Mr. J B Venkataratnam
General Manager, Electronic Manufacturing Services Division, Hyderabad

Mr. Gadde Raja Koteswara Rao
FOSAPP/ISD/ECIL, Cherlapally, Hyderabad
For development of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) ECIL model.
2001 Dr. K N Shankara
Director, Space Applications Centre, Indian Space Research Organization, Ahmadabad
For pioneering role in design and development of variety of transponders for INSAT Communication Satellite Program.
Dr. E. Bhagirath Rao
Formerly Director, Institute of Armament Technology, Pune
For development of S-Band Troposcatter equipment for Indian Air Force.