Dr. D. Nirmal, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore received the “Young Achiever Award” from Institution of Engineers, Coimbatore chapter.
The award was given to his commitment towards the growth of his students, his administration skills and his contribution to Science and Technology through research. He has published more than 100 research articles and has patents to his credit. He was the Chair of the IEEE Electron Devices Society Chapter, Coimbatore, for more than seven years and organized several international technical events. He has significant research contributions in the areas of Nanoelectronics, 1D/2D Materials, GaN Technology, Nanoscale device design and modelling, Device and circuit simulation, VLSI Technology and Sensor Technology. He has received funding for his projects from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Govt. of India, some of which are presently ongoing.
The Chancellor of Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences Dr.Paul Dhinakaran and Registrar, Dr. R Elijah Blessing congratulated Dr. D. Nirmal for his achievement.