Technovation awards, instituted jointly by the Indian Semiconductor
Association (ISA) and the VLSI Society of India (VSI) aims at
building the Indian semiconductor eco-system and encouraging the
academic fraternity for its development.
the outstanding research work and contributions in nano-technology,
three-dimensional integrated circuits technology, single wafer
manufacturing for a micro-factory and thin film technology for VLSI
inter-connections and contacts, its no wonder that proud to be a
BITSian Dr. Krishna C Saraswat has been chosen by the ISA-VSI panel
for the first Techno Visionary lifetime award. The award carries a
citation and a cash prize of Rs 5,00,000 ($12,500).
got his Electronics Engineering Bachelors degree in 1968 from BITS
Pilani Campus. A detailed biography of Dr. Saraswat can be found at