List of IITR's DAA & DYAA

LIST OF IITR's DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARDEES (2005 ‐ 2020)

S.No.
Year
Name
(Designation & Affiliation)
Year of Obtaining the
Degree & Branch
Category
1.
2005
Prof. A.S. Arya
(Former Pro Vice Chancellor, UOR)
1953 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
2.
Shri Subodh Bhargava
(Chairman, TATA Communications Ltd)
1962 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
3.
Shri Jai Prakash Gaur
(Founder Chairman of the Jaypee Group)
1950 ‐ DIP ‐ Civil Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/Entrepreneurship
4.
Ms. Vinita Gupta
(Chairperson, Quick Eagle Networks)
1973 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
5.
2006
Prof. Bharat Singh
(Former Vice Chancellor, UOR)
1945 ‐ DIP ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
6.
Prof. S.K. Khanna
( Former Chairman of AICTE)
1958 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
7.
Shri Pradip Baijal
(Retd. Chairman TRAI)
1963 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
8.
Shri R.K. Singh
(DIC, Jaiprakash Associates Ltd.)
1966 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
9.
2007
Prof. Jagdish Narain
(Former Vice Chancellor, UOR)
1948 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
10.
Prof. D.V. Singh
(Former Vice Chancellor, UOR)
1956 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Academic/Research
11.
Shri Desh Raj Singh
(Engineer in Chief U.P. Irrigation)
1946 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
12.
Shri Ashok Soota
(Chairman, Happiest Minds Technologies)
1963 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
13.
2008
Prof. Shamsher Prakash
(Professor Emeritus, Missouri S&T)
1954 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
14.
Shri Narendra Kumar Patni
(Founder, Patni Computer Systems)
1964 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
15.
Shri Shailendra Kumar Hajela
(Chairman, Telecel Comm. Pvt. Ltd.)
1957 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
16.
Shri Shashi Bhushan Budhiraja
(Former President, Indian Chamber of Commerce)
1952 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
17.
2009
Prof. Devendra Prakash Garg
(Professor Emeritus, Duke University)
1957 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Academic/Research
18.
Lt Gen A. K. S. Chandele
(Lt. Gen., Army)
1990 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
19.
Shri Harish Kumar Goyal
(IITRHF Founder and Board Member)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
20.
Shri Surendra Singh Khurana
(Retired Chairman, Indian Railways)
1971 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
21.
2010
Dr. Rakesh Agarwal
(Founder, Data Insights Laboratories)
1974 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Academic/Research/Corporate Development/Administration
22.
Shri Harish Kumar Mittal
(Chairman, Mercator Ltd)
1973 ‐ MTech ‐ Geophysics Corporate Development/Administration/Entrepreneurship
23.
Shri Ramesh Mehra
(CEO, R-Squared Group)
1964 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Corporate Development/Administration/ Entrepreneurship
24.
Shri R. K. Tyagi
(Independent Director, Air India Limited)
1975 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Social Sciences/Engineering and Services/Public Administration
25.
2011
Dr. Shyam Sunder Rai
(Emeritus Professor, IISER Pune)
1977 ‐ MTech ‐ Geophysics Academic/Research
26.
Mr. Vijai Prakash Agarwal
(Former Chairman, AAI)
1976 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Corporate Development
27.
Mr. V. K. Agnihotri
(Former Member Engg., Railway Board, Indian Railways)
1960 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Engineering & Services
28.
Mr. Hersh Kumar
(Chairman, A.K. Shipra Group)
1978 ‐ BE ‐ Industrial Engg. Service to Society
29.
2012
Shri Arvind K. Singhal
(Chairman,Technopak Advisors Pvt. Ltd.)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Corporate Development
30.
Dr. Bhuvan K. Chaturvedi
(Formerly Managing Director, Eicher Ltd)
1969 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Corporate Development
31.
Dr. Harpreet Singh
(Professor, Wayne State University)
1971 ‐ PhD ‐ ECE Academic/Research
32.
Dr. Harsh K. Gupta
(Member, National Disaster Management Authority)
1970 ‐ PhD ‐ Earthquake Engg. Corporate Development/Administration
33.
Dr. Prem Krishna
(Professor Retd., IIT Roorkee)
1959 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
34.
Shri. Ravi Sharma
(Formerly CEO - Adani Power)
1984 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Corporate Development
35.
Dr. Amit Singhal
(Google Fellow & SVP)
1989 ‐ BE ‐ Computer Science Engg. Corporate Development
36.
2013
Prof. Vipin Kumar
(Regents Professor, University of Minnesota)
1977 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Academic/Research
37.
Prof. M.P. Singh
(Preston Wade Professor, Virginia Tech)
1962 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic/Research
38.
Shri Satish C. Agnihotri
(Chairman, Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd)
1982 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Corporate Development
39.
Shri Virendra Singh Verma
(Former Member, CERC)
1975 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Engineering and Services
40.
2014
Dr. Satyandra Kumar Gupta
(Director, Maryland Robotics Center)
1988 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Academic/Research
41.
Shri Rajendra Kumar Bahuguna
(Chairman, RailTel Corporation of India Ltd.)
1980 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Corporate Development
42.
Shri Subodh Kumar Jain
(Retd. Member Engg., Indian Railways)
1974 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Engineering Services
43.
Shri Shankar Aggarwal
(Secretary, Ministry of Women & Child Development)
1977 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Administration
44.
Dr. Sharad Chandra Sharma
(Director, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, ISRO)
1982 ‐ BE ‐ Metallurgical Engg. Engineering Services
45.
2015
Dr. Jai K. Hakhu
(Chairman, President and CEO Horiba International Corporation)
1974 ‐ ME ‐ Solid State Electronics Corporate Development
46.
Shri Pramod Saxena
(Chairman & Managing Director Oxigen Services Pvt. Ltd.)
1975 ‐ BE ‐ Chemical Engg. Corporate Development/Entrepreneurship
47.
Shri Manoj Prakash Goel
(Serial Entrepreneur in Networking and Communication Technology, USA)
1981 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Entrepreneurship
48.
Lt. Gen. Vishwambher Singh
(VSM, GOC, Uttar Bharat Area)
1979 ‐ BArch ‐ Architecture Engineering & Services/Administration
49.
Shri Harish Chandra
(Former Member Secretary, Prime Minister Committee for Rajiv Gandhi Ninevaikam)
1952 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Engineering & Services
50.
Dr. Roopa Gir
(President, leducate USA)
1974 ‐ MTech ‐ Geophysics Engineering & Services/Service to Society
51.
2016
Shri Raj Singh
(Founder & Managing Director Redwood Venture Partners, California, USA)
1968 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Entrepreneurship
52.
Shri Mangu Singh
(Managing Director, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Corporate Development/ Administration + Engineering & Services
53.
Shri Mohinder L. Nayyar
(ASME Life Fellow at Council on Standards and Certification)
1966 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Engineering & Services
54.
Shri Ashoke Kr Mukherjee (Director, Sonodyne International Pvt. Ltd.) 1965 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Corporate Development
55.
Air Marshal Pramod Vasant Athawale
(PVSM, AVSM, VSM, Retd.)
1972 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Administration
56.
2018
Prof. Brij Agrawal
(Distinguished Professor and Director, Adaptive Optics Center of Excellence for National Security)
1966 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Academic or research excellence
57.
Prof. Sudhir Jain
(Director of IIT Gandhinagar)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Academic or research excellence
58.
Prof. Mahesh Chandra Tandon
(Managing Director, Tandon Consultants Pvt. Ltd.)
1962 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Excellence in engineering or technology innovation
59.
Dr. Ajay Kumar
(Retired as Director of Research, NASA)
1968 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Excellence in engineering or technology innovation
60.
Mr. Sanjiv Singh
(Chairman, Indian Oil)
1980 ‐ BE ‐ Chemical Engg. Managerial excellence in private, public or government sector
61.
Dr. Ajay Mathur
(Director General, TERI)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Chemical Engg. Managerial excellence in private, public or government sector
62.
Dr. Ramachandra Naidu Galla
(Founder & Chairman, Amara Raja Group of Companies)
1967 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Entrepreneurial excellence
63.
2019
Prof. Vishwani Agrawal
(Professor, Auburn University USA)
1964 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Academic Excellence
64.
Prof Subhash Suri
(Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
1981 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Academic Excellence
65.
Mr. Rajiv Kumar
(Managing Director, Microsoft)
1990 ‐ BE ‐ Computer Science Engg. Excellence in Engineering Innovation
66.
Mr. Dinesh C Paliwal
(President and CEO, HARMAN)
1979 ‐ PG Diploma ‐ Pulp & Paper Managerial Excellence
67.
Mr. Sushil Chandra
(Election Commissioner of India)
1977 ‐ BE ‐ Civil Engg. Managerial Excellence
68.
Mr. Mohit Saxena
(Co-founder & CTO of InMobi )
1997 ‐ BE ‐ Metallurgical Engg. Entrepreneurial Excellence
69.
2020
Prof. Ajay K. Agrawal
(Robert F. Barfield Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alabama USA)
1980 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Academic or Research Excellence
70.
Prof. Pankaj Agarwal
(RJR Nabisco Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, Duke University)
1982 ‐ BE ‐ ECE Academic or Research Excellence
58.
Mr. Raja Ram Singh Yadav
(Distinguished Scientist & Group Director, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre)
1975 ‐ BE ‐ Mechanical Engg. Excellence in Engineering or Technology Innovation
71.
Mr. Prakash Kumar Singh
(Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd.)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Metallurgical Engg. Managerial Excellence in Private, Public or Government Sector
72.
Mr. R. Mukundan
(CEO & Managing Director, Tata Chemicals Ltd.)
1988 ‐ BE ‐ Electrical Engg. Managerial Excellence in Private, Public or Government Sector
73.
Mr. Naveen Jain
(Founder & CEO, Viome Inc)
1979 ‐ BE ‐ Industrial Engg. Entrepreneurial Excellence
74.
Prof. S. C. Handa
(Professor Retd., IIT Roorkee)
1966 ‐ ME ‐ Civil Engg. Excellence in Service to the Society


LIST OF IITR's DISTINGUISHED YOUNG ALUMNUS AWARDEES (2019 ‐ 2020)

S.No.
Year
Name
(Designation & Affiliation)
Year of Obtaining the
Degree & Branch
1.
2019
Mr. Ketan Kapoor
(Co Founder & Ex CEO, Mercer)
2001 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ Industrial Engg.
2.
Mr. Harshil Mathur
(CEO & Co‐founder Razorpay)
2013 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ Mechanical Engg.
3.
Mr. Shashank Kumar
(CTO & Co‐founder Razorpay)
2012 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ Computer Science Engg.
4.
2020
Ms. Aarti Gill
(Co‐founder, OZiva)
2008 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ ECE
5.
Mr. Rahul Sharma
(Co‐founder, Zetwerk)
2012 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ Electrical Engg.
6.
Mr. Sachin Gupta
(CEO and Co‐founder of HackerEarth)
2012 ‐ B.Tech. ‐ Computer Science Engg.