Aparup Biswal, Doctoral Scholar (CE15D039), Department of Civil Engineering  has won the ‘UltraTech Cement Award’ for outstanding MS Thesis in the field of concrete in Tamil Nadu for the academic year 2016-2017 instituted by the Indian Concrete Institute (Chennai Centre)​.  He is guided by Prof. A. Meher Prasad and Dr. Amlan K Sengupta.