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List of IIT (BHU) Varanasi people - List of IIT (BHU) Varanasi people

Surname Notable ones Graduation and class year References Thomas Anantharaman One of the three IBM team that developed the IBM Deep Blue supercomputer. Pulickel Ajayan Pioneering scientist in the field of carbon nanotubes B.tech (Metallurgy), 1985 Kota Harinarayana Padma Shri Prize Winner and Distinguished Scientist at DRDO. B.tech (mechanical) The late Narla Tata Rao Padma Shri Prize Winner. Doyen from the energy sector in India played a crucial role in the development of NTPC and PowerGrid Corporation in India Later Patcha Ramachandra Rao The renowned metallurgist, Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize winner and former Vice Chancellor of Benaras Hindu University Ph.D., 1968 Palle Rama Rao Renowned scientist. Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan Prize Winners Ph.D. (Metallurgy) Akhlesh Lakhtakia Charles Godfrey Binder (Endowed Professor) at Penn State University, USA. and pioneer of sculptural thin films B.tech (Electronics), 1979 N. Ravishankar Materials scientist, Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize winner B.tech (Metallurgy), 1991 Laxmikant kale Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign B.tech (Electrical), 1977 Bir Bhanu Electrical Engineering, Bourns Presidential Chair in Engineering and Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Information Technology University of California, Riverside, California B.Tech. 1972 Madisetti Anant Ramlu Founder and first head of the Mining Engineering Department at IIT Kharagpur B.tech mining and metallurgy Kamanio Chattopadhyay The materials engineer, Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize winner, known for his discovery of decagonal nanoquantum quasicrystals M.tech and Ph.D. Suhas Pandurang Sukhatme Padma Shri Prize Winner and Past Chairman of the Government of India's Atomic Energy Regulatory Board B.tech (Mechanical), 1958 Unnikrishna Pillai Professor of Electrical Engineering at New York University's Tandon School of Engineering B.tech (Electronics), 1977 Pradeep Rohatgi Distinguished Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, a world leader in composites, especially metal matrix composites. B.tech (Metallurgy), 1961