Patron is the member of Governing Body of the Society and a permanent founder member of the society. He is Dr. Satya Prakash (Emeritus Professor, IIT, Roorkee, Retd.), who is an eminent academician and well known researcher. Dr. Prakash has served IIT Roorkee for many years. He did his graduation and post-graduation from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University and Ph. Ph.D. from Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest with distinction in 2 Course Hungarian Govt. Scholarship for 4 Years.


  • Khosla Annual Research Award Gold Medal
  • ARCI best Technical paper award , International Symposium on Materials Science and Engineering, IIT M , Chennai
  • Excellent Performer Award for last four Years in IIT Roorkee system

Research Papers                        :        More than 200 Published in Refereed Journals & National & International Conferences (Annexure-A)
No. of Ph.D. Thesis Guided         :        Around 30
No. of M.E. Thesis                       :        Around100                                        
No. of M. Phil Thesis                   :        05        (Under Materials ScienceProgramme in PhysicsDepartment)  
Sponsored Research Projects     :        12
Consultancy Projects                  :        11


  • Manual on high Temperature Oxidation of Metals & alloys completed under M.H.R.D. programme
  • Contributed to a chapter entitled "Hot Corrosion of Alloys and Coatings" for the book entitled “New Development in High Temperature Corrosion and Protection of Materials”Woodhead Publishing Limited, Abington Hall, Abington, Cambridge, CB1 6AH, England ,ISBN 1 84569 219 5, April 2008