Prof. Sneh Anand

  • Prof. Sneh Anand is a Professor in centre for Boimedical Engineering in IITD. She graduated in Electrical Engineering from Punjabi University, Patiala in 1970 and did her Masters (Controls and Instrumentation) and Doctoral Research (Biomedical Engineering) at the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi 1972 and 1976 respectively. She has over ten inventions and five patents to her credit and has transferred several know-hows to Indian industry. For these scientific endeavors National Research and Development Corporation awarded Topmost invention award for the year 1989, Ministry of Welfare presented Technology Invention award for the years 1988, 1989, 1992 and 1993 in rehabilitation engineering and the Indian Council of Medical Research conferred Kshanika Oration and Citation award for the year 1993 in Health care technology, IETE Toshniwal and Gauri memorial awards in 1998 & in 2002 and IE Life time achievement award in Medical Electronics in 2004. With this and others She stands unique in the country as an engineer who has gone beyond academics and practically helped people through biomedical technology.