It's wonderful to find several friends in these lists. Hearty congratulations to:
N. Ravishankar (IISc), who has a Swarnajayanti in Engineering (he's also an alumnus of our Department).
G. Ananthasuresh (IISc), one of the Bhatnagar winners in Engineering.
Umesh Waghmare (JNCASR), one of the Bhatnagar winners in Physics.