A total of 297 people nominated for the prestigious grade elevationPosted by Nidhi Bahl on Jan. 5, 2013, 2:31 p.m.
Twenty-nine Indians and Indian-Americans have been named '2013 Newly Elevated IEEE Fellows' of the Institute for Electronic and Electrical Engineers.
They’ve joined a group of 268 people have been nominated for the the world's largest technical professional association.
This prestigious grade elevation is reserved for select IEEE members with extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest.
Om Prakash Narayan Calla from Rajasthan, Jayant Ramaswamy Haritsa from IIS-Bangalore, Sreenivasa S Murthy from IIT-Delhi, Pradeep K Sinha from Pune University and Bayya Yegnanarayana from the IIIT- Hyderabad are among those who have received the honour.
Others on the list include Raja Chatila from France, Ramachandra Achar from Canada and Lalit Kumar Goel from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
Sanjoy K Baruah from University of North Carolina, Kannan Krishnan from University of Washington, Subhasish Mitra from Stanford University, Suman Datta from Penn State University and Suhas Diggavi from the University of California are among the Indian-Americans on the list.