DRDO scientists honoured
Bangalore (PTI): K Tamilmani, Chief Executive of CEMILAC, DRDO, along with Group Directors B S Vedaprakash, S Neelakantan has been awarded the "National Aeronautical Prize" for the outstanding contribution to Aeronautics by the Aeronautical Society of India.
K Tamilmani had been recognised in the past as well by the Aeronautical Society of India awarding him Prof.V.M.Ghatge award for Design Excellence.
The award is an excellent recognision of Airworthiness and Certification tasks by the team at CEMILAC.
T Mohan Rao, Director GTRE, along with team member Dr Suresh Srivastav Scientist 'E' has been awarded "Dr V M Ghatge National Award" for outstanding contribution made to Aerospace technologies.
The contributions are related to design and development of variable Convergent - Divergent Exhaust Nozzle Linkage and Control System for Kaveri Engine.
The award was presented during the Annual General Body meeting of the society held at IIT Chennai on Friday, according to a DRDO release.
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