The paper entitled ‘Conceptual Development of an Efficient Manufacturing Simulation Model for Thermal Forming of Steel Plates in Manufacturing Based Industries’ by Sonal Dubey, M.Tech. student (OE14M058), Dr. Rajiv Sharma and Prof. S. K. Bhattacharyya, Department of Ocean Engineering has won the Best Paper Award​ at the National Conference on Recent Advances in Materials and Manufacturing 2015 (RAMM 2015) held at Chennai on December 19, 2015. The award carries a certificate, a memento and a cash prize of 1000 INR.