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KRISHNAN MEDAL

The Indian Geophysical Union had instituted KRISHNAN MEDAL to be awarded each year to an outstanding geophysicist/geologist whose age does not exceed 40 years (on 1st January of the year) and for his outstanding work in specific branches of geophysics/geology and   related geosciences.  Nominations each year are called from the members of the Executive Council, past recipients of the medal and past Presidents for the award of KRISHNAN MEDAL and constitute an Expert Committee to make the selection for each year. The medallist is presented the award at the annual meeting.  Nominations, along with the bio-data, accompanied by 4 copies of the reprints of 3 important publications of the candidates should be sent to the Secretary, Indian Geophysical Union, by 31st July, of the year.   From 1993 Gold Medal is awarded to the recipient.

PAST RECIPIENTS

1964

Dr.Manik Talwani

1965

Dr.D.Lal

1966

Dr.H.M.Iyer

1967

Dr.S.Balakrishna

1968

Dr.A.Jayaraman

1969

Dr.Supriya Roy

1970

Dr.C.Radhakrishna Murthy

1971

Dr.D.N.Avasthi

1972

Prof.D.Gupta Sarma

1973

Dr.K.V.Raghava Rao

1974

Dr.J.G.Negi

1975

Dr.R.K.Verma

1976

Dr.K.L.Kaila

1977

Dr.M.B.Ramachandran Nair

1978

Dr.H.K.Gupta

1979

Prof.V.K.Gaur

1980

Dr.S.K.Verma

1981

Dr.S.Krishnaswamy

1982

Dr.K.Gopalan

1983

Dr.I.V.Radhakrishna Murthy

1984

Prof.B.H.Briz Kishore

1985

Dr.S.K.Tandon

1986

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1987

Dr.R.K.Tiwari

1988

Dr.A.K.Singhvi

1989

Dr.S.Dasgupta

1990

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1991

Dr.S.S.Rai

1992

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1993

Dr.Kusala Rajendran

1994

Dr.Rajiv Nigam

1995

Dr. Anil Kumar

1996

Dr. K.S.Krishna, Dr. K.Sain

1997

Dr. P.Divakar Naidu   

1998

Dr. Ranadhir Mukhopadhyay

1999

Dr. A.K.Chaubey

2000

Dr. M.Radhakrishna, Dr. Y.V.B.Sarma

2001

Dr. P.Sengupta

2002

Dr.Daya Sagar

2003

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2004

Dr. U Kulshrestha, Dr. Ajay Manglik

2005

Dr. V. Chakravarthi

2006

Dr. V.K. Gahalaut, Dr. Niloy Khare

2007

Dr. N.V. Chalapathi Rao, Dr. Laxmidhar Behera

2008

Dr. V.M. Tiwari, Dr. Abhayaram Bansal

2009

Dr. J.S.Ray

 2010 Dr. Prakash Kumar, Dr. Hetu C.Sheth
 2011 Dr. Pradeep Srivatsava, Dr. B Prasanta Kumar Patro
 2012 Dr. M. Ram Mohan, Dr. Rajesh Agnihotri
 2013 Dr Saumen Maiti, Dr. Senthil Kumar

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DECENNIAL AWARD (Instituted in 1975)

The  Indian Geophysical Union annually  awards  Decennial Award  to be given to a scientist, an outstanding  senior geophysicist  who has established a school of  geophysics in  India  with indigeneous resources and  talent. From 1993 the recipient is presented with a Gold Medal.

PAST RECIPIENTS

1975

Dr. Hari Narain

1976

Dr. A.Roy

1977

Sri L.N.Kailasam

1978

Sri M.B.R.Rao

1979

Sri B.S.Negi

1980

Dr. P.V.Shanker Narayan

1981

Prof. V.L.S.Bhimasankaram

1982

Dr. V.S.Venkatasubrahmanian

1983

Prof. Jagdeo Singh

1984

Prof. V.Bhaskara Rao

1985

Dr. T.M.Mahadevan

1986

Sri  D.Gupta Sarma

1987

Prof. Rama

1988

Sri G.Varadarajan

1989

Dr. G.S.Murty

1990

Prof. K.N.Khattri

1991

Prof. B.S.R.Rao

1992

Prof. R.K.Verma

1993

Sri  A.G.B.Reddy

1994

Dr. K.L.Kaila

1995

Sri D.N.Avasthi

1996

Sri Kuldeep Chandra

1997

Dr. B.M.Reddy

1998

Dr. H.K.Gupta

1999

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2000

Prof. G.S.Lakhina

2001

Dr. S.M.Naqvi

2002

Prof. I.V.Radhakrishna Murthy

2003

Dr. D.C.Mishra

2004

Dr. P.R. Reddy, Dr. R.N. Singh

2005

Prof. K.V. Subba Rao, Sri Kharak Singh

2006

Prof. Ashok Kumar Singhvi

2007

Dr. B. Rajendra Prasad, Dr. H.V. Ram Babu

2008

Dr. R.K. Chadha

2009

Dr. G.Parthasarathy, Dr. R.K. Tiwari,

 2010 Dr. K. Sree Krishna, Prof. J.R.Kayal
 2011 Dr. B.K. Rastogi
 2012 Prof Mrinal K Sen

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SILVER JUBILEE AWARD

Col.S.P.Wahi


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IGU-HARI NARAIN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN GEOSCIENCES

2011

Dr. S.Z. Qasim, Prof. Harsh K Gupta

2012

Prof. Devendra Lal

2013

Dr. Shailesh Nayak


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Golden Jubilee Award

Dr. P. R. Redy, Mr. N. Venkateswarlu


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