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IIT Kharagpur alumnus gets NATO STO award

IANS  |  Kharagpur 

IIT alumnus Prakash has been conferred with the prestigious (STO)'s Panel Excellence Award in recognition for his longstanding service and extraordinary scientific contribution.

Patnaik, a globally recognized in the domain of Aerospace Materials Science and Engineering, was awarded for his work in relation to NATO-STO's Applied Vehicle Technology Panel, an IIT release said on Tuesday.Much of Patnaik's work over the past 30 years has been performed in a collaborative global milieu, including governments, industriesAandAacademic organisations.

Hailing from Berhampur, Odisha, earned his B.E. in Materials Science & Engineering from NIT and M.Tech. in 1978 from the at IIT He pursued his doctoral degree from McMaster University,

is now leading the Defence Technology and Sustainment Programme at the (NRCC) as at in Ottawa.

Patnaik has made significant contributions in the domain of Aerospace Materials and including more than 140 research papers in international journals and conferences.



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First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 16:34 IST