Prof. B. Suresha, Professor & Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The National Institute of Engineering (NIE), Mysore has been featured in the recent list of world's top 2 percent scientists prepared by Stanford University, USA and Elsevier BV, a Netherlands-based publishing company. This rank is based on the top C - scores (number of citations excluding self-citations) or a percentile rank of 2% or above, amongst 22 scientific fields and 176 sub-fields. This recognition places NIE in the global map of excellence in Engineering research and brings great pride to the institute. In a single year impact, Prof. Suesha B is ranked 1,77,855th among 76,58,440 scientists in the world and 2145th in India overall.
Dr. Suresha, a BE graduate from NIE, did his Masters at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras. He completed his doctoral studies in record 3 years from Anna University, Chennai. Research specialization areas of Dr. Suresha B include Material science, Polymer composite Materials, Tribology of Polymer composites, Light weight polymer composites, Natural fiber composites and Design with composites. He heads the Centre for Composite Materials Research (CCMR). His research work has been appreciated by various scientific organizations in the form of awards. He has been awarded with "Marquis Who's Who" in the 10th Anniversary Edition in Science and Engineering (2010 - 2014), Best Research publication award from VGST, Govt. of Karnataka in 2015, many Top one percent Peer reviewer Awards by Elsevier. He is also conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award in the International Scientist awards on Engineering, Science and Medicine, Coimbatore on Feb 2021.
The Management, faculty and staff of NIE have conveyed their appreciation and congratulations to the eminent Professor for this outstanding achievement.