The paper entitled “Influence of Nano Al2O3 Particles on the Adhesion, Hardness and Wear Resistance of Electroless NiP Coating” by S. Karthikeyan, Research Scholar (ME12D010), and Prof. L. Vijayaraghavan, Department of Mechanical Engineering has won the ‘Best Paper Award’ at the International Conference on Material Sciences (ICOMS 2015) held at Lisbon, Portugal during 13-14, July 2015.