Jamshedpur: The faculty at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Jamshedpur has achieved a remarkable feat, making the institution and India proud on the global stage. Eight professors from NIT Jamshedpur have been distinguished as some of the world’s top 2% scientists for the year 2023 by Stanford University. This prestigious recognition underscores the institute’s outstanding contributions to the field of Indian education and research.
The selection for this honor was based on the number of citations received for their published research work, as determined by a group of professors from Stanford University in the United States. Stanford University, known for its sprawling campus covering 8,180 acres in Stanford, California, has a rich history dating back to 1885. It is one of the oldest and most esteemed universities in the United States, offering a wide array of courses in fields ranging from Science and Commerce to Medicine and Social Sciences. The university has earned global acclaim as a prominent research center, particularly in fields such as neuroscience, biomedical engineering, computer science, cyber security, biology, and solar energy. Stanford University has also been a breeding ground for Nobel Prize winners, with 32 Nobel laureates associated with the institution.
This acknowledgment of NIT Jamshedpur among the world’s top 2% scientists is a testament to the institute’s unique and significant commitment to advancing Indian education and research.
The esteemed professors from NIT Jamshedpur who have achieved this remarkable recognition in the global scientific community this year include: Dr. Sunil Kumar and Dr. Snehasish Kundu from the Mathematics Department Professor Sanjay, Head of the Mechanical Engineering Department, Dr. Satish Kumar from the Mechanical Engineering Department, Dr. Vishesh Ranjan Kar from the Department of Physics, Dr. Ajay Kumar and Dr. Nagendra Kumar from the Department of Electronics and Communication
This recognition places NIT Jamshedpur prominently on the global map of science and technology, celebrating the institution’s dedication to pioneering research and academic excellence.
The success behind this achievement lies in the unwavering determination of these eight professors from NIT Jamshedpur, who have placed scientific glory at the forefront of their priorities. Their unique and original contributions have the potential to catalyze a revolution in Indian education and science.
The “World Scientific List” of Stanford University, which identifies top scientists from around the world, served as the platform for this prestigious designation.
The NIT Jamshedpur community is currently abuzz with excitement and enthusiasm, as teachers and students alike congratulate one another on this remarkable achievement. Prof. Goutam Sutradhar, Director of NIT Jamshedpur, extended a warm welcome to this honor and commended the hard work and dedication of the selected professors. He views this achievement as lasting and momentous, expressing pride in NIT Jamshedpur’s scientific community.
The institute’s Public Relations Officer and Media In-Charge, Sunil Kumar Bhagat gave the information.