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ISRO Performance Excellence Award

Nawal Kishore Gupta, former scientist with the Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre (LPSC), Valiamala, has been conferred with the ‘ISRO Performance Excellence Award’ by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for 2012. Mr. Gupta, who had contributed significantly to the development of Earth Storable Liquid Engines, flown in PSLV for the launch of Chandrayan and Mangalyan missions and had also worked for the design and development of cryogenic engines. As project director of cryogenic stage C-25, he had contributed significantly for the design and development of cryogenic engine of higher thrust. This engine was tested successfully on February 19 and is ready for flight in GSLV MK III in December. — Special Correspondent


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