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48th Convocation at IIT Delhi on November 4, 2017

posted 3 Nov 2017, 02:04 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 3 Nov 2017, 02:20 ]

The 48th convocation at IIT Delhi will be held on 4th November 2017. The Convocation will be graced by the Hon'ble President of India Mr. Ram Nath Kovind as the Chief Guest. 

The SMITA group congratulates all students graduating this academic year. We extend our heartiest wishes to SMITA alumni graduating this year. Dr. Kamlesh Panwar, Dr. Deepika Gupta and Dr. Kiran Yadav will be receiving their doctoral degrees this Saturday. Ms. Priyanka Rajpoot and Ms. Kirti Sisodia will be awarded their master's degrees. We congratulate them and wish them all the best for their future endeavours. 

Dr. Kiran Yadav celebrated the completion of her PhD

posted 26 Oct 2017, 02:02 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 1 Nov 2017, 01:32 ]

Dr. Kiran Yadav celebrated the successful completion of her PhD with a high tea party for the department on Wednesday, 25th October 2017. The event was widely attended and enjoyed by all present. The photo below is with Dr. Kiran Yadav in her ceremonial graduation cap with Prof. Ashwini K. Agrawal, Prof. Manjeet Jassal and other members of the SMITA lab.



Dr. Kiran Yadav successfully defended her thesis on 24th October 2017

posted 26 Oct 2017, 01:38 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 1 Nov 2017, 01:30 ]

Dr. Kiran Yadav successfully defended her thesis titled 'Stretchable and Flexible Conductive fibres' on 24th October 2017. She had joined AYM Syntex as Deputy Manager in the R&D division in August 2017, prior to her PhD viva. We congratulate her on the successful completion of her PhD and wish her all the best for her future endeavours. 

     
Dr. Kiran Yadav presenting her PhD work to the examination committee

Dr. Kiran Yadav with her supervisors (Prof. Manjeet Jassal and Prof. Ashwini Agrawal),
her viva examiner (Prof K. C. Gupta, IIT Roorkee) and some members of the SMITA Research Group.


Farewell of Mr. Gaurav Khandelwal

posted 23 Apr 2017, 23:41 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 23 Apr 2017, 23:49 ]

The farewell function of Mr. Gaurav Khandelwal was held on 16th February 2017. He was a member of the SMITA Research Group from May 2015 to February 2017. He was awarded a certificate of commendation for the synthesis of nanostructures.
We wish him good luck for his future endeavours.

 

Dr. Arthur Wilkinson, University of Manchester, visits SMITA Research Lab and department

posted 7 Apr 2017, 01:23 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 23 Apr 2017, 23:47 ]

Dr. Arthur Wilkinson is a senior lecturer in the School of Materials at the University of Manchester. His work is in the area of polymer and composites processing. His research interests include determining the structure-property relationships in multi-phase polymer systems. He visited SMITA Research Lab, and the Textile Technology in the last week of March, 2017. During his visit he interacted with faculty from the Textile Technology and Polymer Science & Engineering departments. In his seminar in the Textile department he discussed the broad area of work being covered at Manchester, the story of graphene and learnings and findings from his research experience. 

Photographs from the seminar on nanocomposites in the Textile Technology department on 30th April 2017

Felicitation of Dr. Arthur Wilkinson by Prof. Ashwini K. Agrawal 

Dr. Arthur Wilkinson with SMITA Research Group

Dr. Deepika Gupta successfully completed her PhD

posted 2 Feb 2017, 22:26 by Surabhi Jha

Dr. Deepika Gupta celebrated the successful completion of her PhD on 1st February 2017 in the Committee Room of the Textile Department. The event was attended by staff, faculty and students of the Textile Technology department and other departments as well.

Dr. Kamlesh Panwar successfully completed her PhD

posted 26 Jan 2017, 23:05 by Surabhi Jha

Dr. Kamlesh Panwar celebrated the successful completion of her PhD with a high tea party for the department on Wednesday, 25th January, 2017. The event was widely attended and enjoyed by all present. Given below is a photograph from the event with SMITA group members and family of Dr. Kamlesh.



Dr. Siddharth Sirohi's high tea party

posted 6 Jan 2017, 00:16 by Surabhi Jha

Dr. Siddharth Sirohi celebrated the completion of his degree in an elaborate celebration on Thursday, 5th January 2017. The event was widely attended by people from inside and outside IIT and from a number of departments inside IIT. We hope it was enjoyed by all the people who attended the event. Photographs from the event are displayed in the collage below. 

(From top left image in clockwise order): Dr. Siddharth Sirohi receiving the ceremonial graduation cap from Prof. B. K. Behera, HOD, Textile Department; Dr. Sidhharth Sirohi with his family; Dr. Sidhharth Sirohi in his well-deserved graduation cap after winning the quiz; the attendance of the event; SMITA group photograph from 2012-13; SMITA group photograph with friends of Dr. Sidhharth Sirohi.

Dr. Deepika Gupta successfully defended her thesis on 27th December 2016

posted 29 Dec 2016, 00:33 by Surabhi Jha   [ updated 29 Dec 2016, 03:08 ]

Dr. Deepika Gupta successfully defended her thesis titled 'Influence of Solution Properties on Electrospinning Behaviour of Biocompatible Polymers' on 27th December 2016. We congratulate her on the successful completion of her PhD and wish her all the best for her future endeavours.

(L to R) Prof. Bhuvanesh Gupta, Prof. Ashwini K. Agrawal, Dr. Deepika Gupta,
Prof. Manjeet Jassal and Prof. T. N. Rao after Dr. Deepika Gupta's PhD viva.

Dr. Kamlesh Panwar successfully defended her thesis on 23rd December 2016

posted 29 Dec 2016, 00:24 by Surabhi Jha

Dr. Kamlesh Panwar successfully defended her thesis titled 'Janus Particles for Textile Applications' on 23rd December 2016. We congratulate her for the successful completion of her PhD and wish her all the best for the future.

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