President’s Profile

Vijay Kumar Saraswat
President, Governing Body, CRRAO, AIMSCS,
Email:saraswat_vks@yahoo.co.in


Education
  1. Ph.D. (Combustion Engineering) from Osmania University, India in 2000
  2. M.E (Mechanical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in 1972
  3. B.E (Mechanical Engineering) from Jiwaji University, India in 1970
  4. B.Sc from Jiwaji University, India in 1966.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
  1. Missile Technologies
  2. Project Management
  3. Strategic Management
  4. System Engineering
  5. Technology Management
  6. Executive Leadership
  7. Collaborative R&D
  8. Competency Development in Advanced Aerospace Technologies
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
  1. Fellow of Indian National Academy of Engineering
  2. Fellow of Aeronautical Society of India & Chairman of AeSI, Hyderabad Branch
  3. Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India)
  4. Fellow of Astronautical Society of India
  5. Life Member of Combustion Institute & Chairman for CI (Indian Section)
  6. Life Member of Instrumentation Society of India/li
  7. Life Member of The Indian Science Congress Association
  8. Member of Project Management Association of India
International Recognition

International Academy of Engg, Russia elected Dr. Saraswat as Member of Academy and honored him as Academician – May 2007

National Level Recognition
  • Outstanding Scientist honour by Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar – Oct 2006
  • Outstanding Indian Award from One India One People – 2006
  • FICCI Annual Award for the year – 2004-05
  • Award for Vocational Excellence in Leadership by Rotary International District 3140,
  • Mumbai during its convention for Mankind – 2002
Government of India Recognition
  • Awarded Padmasri by the President of India – 1998
DRDO Level Recognition
  • Technology Leadership Award – 2007
  • Path Breaking Research and Outstanding Technology Development – 2006
  • Excellence in Performance Award – 1998
  • Technology Transfer Award – 1996
  • AGNI Award for successful Launch of AGNI – 1989
  • Scientist of the Year Award DRDO – 1987
Professional Recognition
  • Institution of engineers (AP State Centre) honoured Dr. Saraswat as Eminent Mechanical Engineer during its 23rd National Convention of Mechanical Engineers – Sep 2007
  • National Aeronautical Prize – 1993

saraswat_vks@yahoo.co.in