IIT Madras and NIT Karnataka are jointly organizing an MHRD-SPARC sponsored five day online lecture series on “Design, Fabrication and Applications of Microsystems and Microfluidics” during the period 12th to 16th August, 2022.

Congratulations to Prof. Sujatha Srinivasan on being bestowed the 'National Tech Excellence Award 2022' under the category Woman Scientist in Translational Research (Senior) by the Technology Development Board, a Statutory Body under Department of Science & Technology.

Congratulations to our Ph.D Scholar (ME15D207) Vivek Kashyap, and his guide Dr. P. Ramkumar Department of Mechanical Engineering on winning the "Best Paper Award" for their paper entitled "Bio-Tribological Performance of Heat Treated and DLC Coated Ti6Al4V for Edge and Average Loading Conditions of Hip Implant" at the 2nd Virtual Tribology Research Symposium 2021 (ITRS 2021) held during December 8 - 10, 2021.

Congratulations to our ME faculty Prof. K. Srinivas Reddy, on renewal of his Honorary Professorship at the College of Engineering, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, University of Exeter, UK for a period of 3 years with effect from October 7, 2021.

Congratulations to our Ph.D Scholars Mr. Akhil Krishnan (ME15D403), on winning the "Best Paper Award" for his paper entitled "Measurement of Film Thickness and Temperature on Horizontal Thermal Spray Coated Tube Falling Film Evaporator using Interferometric Technique" at the 18th International Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Conference (IRACC) held in Purdue University during May 24-28, 2021. He is guided by Prof. A. Mani.

Congratulations to our ME faculty Dr. Ashis Kumar Sen, has been elected as a Member on the Board of the Ultrasonic Standing Wave Network (USWNet), which was recently renamed as the Acoustofluidics Society, for a period of four years with effect from 2022 to 2025.