Best Medical Librarian Award  
Ms R Chandra

Ms R Chandra, Sci D, Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences (INMAS), Delhi, has been conferred with SJ Kulkarni Award for the Best Medical Librarian by Medical Library Association of India at the Medical Convention MLAI-2003 at Pune during 3-5 December 2003. The award is given on the basis of academic accomplishment and services provided to the readers.

SAIL Gold Medal  

Dr G Balachandran, Sci E, Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL), Hyderabad, has been awARDEd SAIL Gold Medal-2003 for the technical paper entitled, Processing and Room Temperature Properties of Nickel Free High Nitrogen Stainless Steels authored by Dr G Balachandran and Dr ML Bhatia of DMRL; Dr NB Ballal and Prof P Krishna Rao of IIT, Bombay published in the Transactions of Indian Institute of Metals, Calcutta.