PlastIndia Award to TIET faculty

The prestigious award was conferred by PlastIndia Foundation, an apex plastics organization of India. Team from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Techology, won the gold trophy in the Plasticon awards, PlastIndia 2018 held at Gandhinagar, Gujarat, for the category: Best Research in Polymer Sciences, Technology and Engineering. Specifically, the award has been given for the research on “Glass fiber reinforced epoxy-silyated clay nanocomposites”, having implications for the Indian navy. The team included Dr. Rajeev Mehta, Mr. Bikramjit Sharma and Dr. Rahul Chhibber.