Administrators , Faculty , Convocations
Taken during the 20th convocation of IIT Madras, the photograph shows some of the Institute faculty seated at the Student Activities Centre (SAC).
Seen in the photograph are, in the first row, left to right, Professors A. Kuppurajulu (Electrical Engineering Department), A. V. Krishna Rao (Humanities and Social Sciences Department), S. D. Nigam (Mathematics Department), M. A. Parameswaran (Mechanical Engineering Department), K. A. Padmanabhan (Metallurgy Department), V. S. Raju (Civil Engineering Department), J. Sobhanadri (Physics Department), D. Prithviraj (Mechanical Engineering Department, Dean), M. Venugopal (Electrical Engineering Department, Dean), R. Srinivasan (Physics Department, Deputy Director), M. K. Achuthan (Electrical Engineering Department), Johnson Victor (Civil Engineering Department), V. M. K. Sastry (Mechanical Engineering Department) and a gentleman (yet to be identified).
In the second row, The person to the right of the two, seen between A. Kuppurajulu and A. V. Krishna Rao is R. Radhakrishnan (Civil Engineering Department), the person between A. V. Krishna Rao and S. D. Nigam is S. Radhakrishnan (Physics Department), J. P. Raina (Electrical Engineering Department) between M. A. Parameswaran and K. A. Padmanabhan, R. Natarajan (Mechanical Engineering Department) between J. Sobhanadri and D. Prithviraj, K. Balaraman (Aerospace Engineering) between Prithviraj and M. Venugopal and K. V. S. Rama Rao (Physics Department, yet to be confirmed) between Johnson Victor and V. M. K. Sastry. (identification by V. G. K. Murti).