Fellow of AFST (I) Award-2001

 Dr AS Bawa, Director, Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL), Mysore, has been conferred with the Fellow of AFST (I) Award-2001 by the Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India) in recognition to his outstanding contribution in the field of Food Science & Technology and Meat Science.

Mechanical Engineering Design Award

Shri P Sivakumar, Sci E, Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment (CVRDE), Avadi, has been awARDEd the Mechanical Engineering Design Award- 2002 by the Institution of Engineers (India) through its National Design and Research Forum for his contribution towards Development of Automatic Transmission for Tracked and Wheeled Vehicle Applications.

PXE AwARDEd ISO 8001-2000 Certification

Shri Chatterjee handing over the Certificate to Maj Gen Govila and Maj Gen Abrol whileProof & Experimental Establishment (PXE), Balasore, has been awARDEd the ISO 9001- 2000 Certification. Shri M Chatterjee of Standardisation, Testing and Quality Certification Directorate (STQC), Ministry of Information & Technology , handed over the Certificate to Maj Gen PK Govila, Director and Commandant, and Maj Gen US Abrol, Ex Director & Commandant PXE. Shri M Natarajan, Distinguished Scientist & CCR&D (ACE) , was the Chief Guest for the ceremony.

Nomination to Professional Body

Brig RP Tripathi, VSM, Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences (INMAS) , Delhi, has been elected as Vice President of the Indian College of Radiology Imaging for the year 2003-04.