PES University Research Scientist wins “IEI Young Engineer” Award
Divya Rao won the ‘IEI Young Engineers Award’ that recognizes outstanding achievements and contributions of young engineers in engineering research, excellence in engineering technology development, technology transfer.
Her research interests include Satellite Attitude determination and control methods, unmanned vehicles, adaptive and robust control techniques, robotics, sensor technology. She is associated with PISAT since its inception, guiding students on satellite design. She leads the PISAT Attitude Determination and Control Systems (ADCS) Team. She is closely involved in the control strategy, magnetic control, on board software development, testing, design reviews of the projects at CORI and has over 15 technical papers to her credit. Divya is an Assistant Professor & Research Scientist at Crucible of Research and Innovation (CORI) of PES University. The Institution of Engineers (India) is a multi-disciplinary professional body of engineers with international linkages and a network of 113 Centres in India and 5 Overseas Chapters that functions among professional engineers, academicians, research workers to update their professional knowledge through continuous professional development.