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Mylswamy Annadurai is an Indian Aerospace Scientist and Engineer who currently serves as Director, ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Bangalore. He is the is a Distinguished scientist with the Indian Space Research Organisation. His first successful mission in ISRO was Chandrayaan -1. Annadurai was listed among 100 Global thinkers of 2014 and topped the innovator’s list. Mylswamy Annadurai and his works are mentioned in 10th standard Science Text Book of Tamil Nadu. Check out below for Mylswamy Annadurai Wiki, Biography, Age, Indian Aerospace Engineer, and More.

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Mylswamy Annadurai Profile & Career

Mylswamy Annadurai was born on 2 July 1958 in Kothavadi, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. He did his schooling from his village named Kodhavady. After which, he finished his engineering in the year 1980 from Government College of Technology, Coimbatore. He completed his post graduation from PSG College of Coimbatore. He also holds Ph.D. degree from the Anna University of Technology, Coimbatore. After completion of his studies, he joined the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in the year 1982. Soon after he joined ISRO, Annadurai made an impact by contributing to the INSAT system maintenance.

He served as spacecraft operations manager for the IRS (Indian Remote Sensing)-1A, IRS-1B, INSAT (Indian National Satellite System)-2A, and INSAT-2B satellite programs. He then held the post of deputy project director before being promoted to mission director of the INSAT-2C program and of the INSAT-2D, 2E, 3B, 3E, and GSAT (Geosynchronous Satellite)-1 programs.

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His first successful mission in ISRO was Chandrayaan -1. It was India’s first mission to the moon launched by ISRO. Chandrayaan-1 was launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, India on October 22, 2008, by a PSLV-C11 launch vehicle. Annadurai was program director for India’s lunar probes Chandrayaan-1 and Chandrayaan-2. He worked with great effort with his team of able engineers and scientist to carry instrumentation from NASA, Bulgaria, ESA, and ISRO. He played a significant role in moving forward the future of India by making this mission a successful one with the aid of international co-operation. Chandrayaan-1 was well praised and received many awards including Space Pioneers award for science and engineering at 28th International conference on Space development, in Florida USA in 2009.

Presently Dr.Annadurai is serving as Director of ISRO Satellite Centre, Bangalore. The centre is responsible for building state of the art satellites for communication, remote sensing, navigation, space science and interplanetary missions.

 

Mylswamy Annadurai Biography

Name Mylswamy Annadurai
Real Name Mylswamy Annadurai
Nickname Annadurai
Profession Indian Scientist
Date of Birth 2 July 1958
Age 59
Father Name R. B. Choudary
Mother Name Mahjabeen
Height 1.59 m
Weight 65 Kg
Religion Hindu
Educational Qualification Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.)
School Government school, Kodhawady, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
College Government College of Technology, PSG, and Anna University of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Hobbies Reading & Writing Books
Hometown Kothavadi, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Married Yes
Wife Name Vasanthi Annadurai
Current City Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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Awards From Government

  • Padma Shri Award in 2016, one of the highest civilian awards in India
  • The government of Karnataka awarded him the Rajyotsava Prashasti for Science in 2008.

Awards from Universities & Academia

  • Doctor of Science, DSc (Honoris Causa) conferred by Pondicherry University (2009)
  • Doctor of Science, DSc (Honoris Causa) conferred by Anna University, Chennai (2009)
  • Doctor of Science, DSc (Honoris Causa) conferred by University of Madras, Chennai (2009)
  • Doctor of Science, DSc (Honoris Causa) conferred by MGR University, Chennai (2008)
  • Eminent Scientist Award from 76th Indian Science Congress – Madurai Kamaraj University Endowment.
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, PSG College of Technology, 2009.
  • In 2010, he received Sir CV Raman Award from Periyar University, Salem
  • Jewel of GCT, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore by GCT Alumni
  • Annadurai named as Personality of the Year Award, by St. Johns International School, Chennai
  • In 2010, he received Hikal Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award, the 63rd Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Annamalai University.
  • In 2011, he received National Science and Technology Award, Sathyabama University, Chennai.
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, KC College, Mumbai, Diamond Jubilee Award

Awards from ISRO

  • In 2004, Annadurai was the recipient of the Hariom Ashram Pretit Vikram Sarabhai Research Award for his outstanding Contributions to Systems analysis and Space systems management.
  • In 2003, He was also the recipient of a citation from ISRO for his contribution to the INSAT systems Mission management
  • In 2007, He received Team Excellence award for his contribution to Indian Space Program.
  • ISRO Merit Award (2009)
  • IN 2010, he received Team Excellence Award as team leader of Chandrayaan-1 team
  • ISRO Outstanding Achievement awards (2014)

International Awards

  • Laurels for Team Achievement Chandrayaan-1, International Academy of Astronautics,2013, Beijing China
  • Certificate of Appreciation from Boeing Asian – American Professional Association, Houston, USA
  • Space Systems award, 2009 from American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, US.

Awards from Professional Bodies

  • National Aeronautical Award-2008 from Aeronautical Society of India in recognition of his contributions in the field of Satellites/Spacecraft
  • Fellow, Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, India (IETE)
  • Fellow, Indian Society for Remote Sensing (ISRS)
  • Fellow of The Society for shock wave research, Dept.of Aerospace Eng, Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore
  • NIQR Bajaj Award for “Outstanding Quality Man 2009”
  • H K Firodia awards, 2009 for Science and Technology
  • IEI-IEEE Engineering Excellence award 2016 for Contributions and Leadership in Space Technology in service of Humanity
  • In 2016, he received BHASKARA Award for his outstanding Scientific Leadership
  • SIES (South Indian Education Society) Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati National Eminence Award, 2009 for Science and Technology
  • Listed in the TNIE-Uninor Achiever of the year, (2009)
  • Listed in the Dinamalar-Uninor Achiever of the year, (2009)

Awards from Social & Public Forums

  • Vivekananda Award for Human Excellence by Rama Krishna Mission
  • Kongu Achiever Award 2009 From NIA Trust, Pollachi.
  • Amara Bharathi National Eminence Award for Science and Technology, 2010
  • Karmaveerar Kamaraj Award,2010 from Chennai Mhahajana sabha
  • Dr. Rajah Sir Muthiah Chettiar Birthday Commemoration Award for 2012
  • “HIs name was listed among 100 Global thinkers of 2014 and tops the innovator’s list “
  • Tamilan Award 2016, for Science and Technology by Puthiya Thalaimurai TV
  • Global Indian for Science, 2017 awarded by ICICI and Times Group
  • Life Time Achievement Award in the field of science and technology by Union Bank of India
  • C.Pa.Aditanar Literary Award 2013
  • Poorna Chandra award from Rotary Club, Coimbatore.
  • Tamil Ma-mani award, from Tirupur Tamil Sangam.
  • Tamil Achiever Award,2011 by Bharathi Tamil Sangam, Kolkata.
  • Example to Youth Award.
  • Kalingarayar Award, by Kongu Charitable Trust, Tamil Nadu
  • Citizen Extraordinary Award-2014, by Rotary Club Bangalore

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