IISc Aeropsace Engineering Celebrating its Platinum Jubilee with ISU


Professor Hill has been working with Professor K.P.J. Reddy of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru. 

The Department was founded in 1942 at the height of World War Two. It is currently the top ranked Aerospace Engineering department in India and 31st. ranked in the world.  To mark the Platinum Jubilee of the department, celebrations attended by distinguished alumni were held on December 14 and 15, 2017.  

Photo: Professor Hugh Hill of ISU (left) with Professor K.P.J. Reddy of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru.  Part of the Department's Platinum Jubilee celebrations included the unveiling of a new portrait of the late President of India and pioneer of his country's Space program, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.  Dr. Kalam's official visit to ISU's Central Campus in 2007 is fondly remembered by students and staff.