Celebrating Excellence: Dr. Subra Suresh Receives America’s ‘National Medal of Technology and Innovation’
The distinguished alumnus of the IIT Madras, Dr. Subra Suresh, has been honored with the prestigious 'National Medal of Technology and Innovation,' the highest scientific recognition in the United States. The award was presented to Dr. Suresh by President Biden at the White House on October 25, 2023.
Dr. S Unnikrishnan Nair - On Championing Chandrayaan-3, India’s Lasting Lunar Legacy
A visionary scientist whose journey reads like a tale of boundless determination, earnest, and stellar accomplishments, Dr. S Unnikrishnan Nair, an alumnus of IIT Madras, epitomizes an unwavering pursuit of knowledge, leading him to go light years beyond his Ph.D. from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT Madras in 2011.
An Odyssey to Lunar Triumph - Dr.S.Sunil Kumar
The late evening of 23rd August 2023 is etched in the memory of every Indian as a day of great pride as Chandrayaan-III lander “Pragyan” made a soft touchdown on the lunar surface.
Cherished Memories - A few words from the IITM alumni who were part of the Chandrayaan-3 team
“The moment I entered the campus of IIT M, cherished memories flashed in my mind. I enjoyed life here with my friends: Cycling with them in this lush green campus and seeing movies in the open-air theatre every Saturday evening after a sumptuous dinner at Tapti hostel.."
From Campus to Cosmos - Celebrating IITM Alumni Who Have Contributed to the Historic Chandrayaan-3
The successful landing of Chandrayaan-3 is one of the most defining moments in world history. In order to honour IIT Madras’ alumni who have contributed to this extraordinary mission, the institute organized an exclusive felicitation ceremony, ‘Over the Moon with Team Chandrayaan-3’ on 8th October 2023.