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AWARD WINNERS

Agricultural Sciences & Technology Biological Sciences & Technology Chemical Sciences & Technology  Electrical & Electronic Sciences & Technology Environmental Sciences & Technology Mechanical & Structural Sciences & Technology Information & Communication Technology Materials Sciences & Technology Smt. Chandaben Mohanbhai Patel Industrial Research award for women scientists Smt. Chandaben Mohanbhai Patel Industrial Research award for women scientists

Dr. Mohan I. Patel VASVIK Award for

Leadership in Leveraging Scientific and Technological Research for Economical Growth

YEAR WINNERS SUBJECT OF RESEARCH
2018 Shri Madhukar Parekh
Chairman, Pidilite Industries Ltd., Mumbai
For converting an ‘unexciting’ product into one of the country’s top brands – Fevicol. For providing exemplary leadership to Pidilite Industries to become the market leader in the adhesives and sealants segment in India. He has leveraged Technology with R&D in commercializing many adhesive products.
2016 Shri Pankaj Patel
Chairman & Managing Director, Zydus Cadila
Development of the first Indian made H1N1 vaccine for fighting against Swine Flu, VaciFlu-s, launching Exemptia, the world’s first biosimilar for Adalimumab and developing the largest selling therapy worldwide for inflammatory arthritis. Scientific and technological research to develop new healthcare products and processes that have enabled India fight against diabetes and many other diseases.
2014 Dr. Keki Hormusji Gharda
Chairman and Managing Director
Gharda Chemicals Limited
For taking lead in Scientific and technological research to develop new products and processes and providing leadership in using the same for producing many products which have resulted in the economic growth.