Prof.Rajendrakumar Anayath,P.H.D

Proud to be a printer, having a deep passion for media technology and sciences, has recently donned the mantle of the Vice Chancellor of the „Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science and Technology‟-Murthal (www. dcrustm.org) [in Sonepat district at NCR, New Delhi] ,a state government University in Haryana. A proponent of “New industrial Convergence Theory”. Widely travelled around the globe for education, research, seminars, conferences and tie-ups. Visited many industries, top universities and research centres in India and abroad.

A highlyreputed researcher and academician in the field of Print & Media technology. Based on the contributions to the global graphic arts industry ‘Printing Industries of America’ conferred it‟s most coveted ‘Global Academic Excellence Award’,(popularly known as ‘Oscar in Printing’) in Chicago in the year 2011. In the year 2013, the apex body of Indian printers AIFMP (All India Federation of Master Printers) conferred “Samman Award” during the 60th year diamond jubilee celebrations by His Excel-lency Dr K Rosaiah, the Governor of Tamilnadu and “Print Excellence Award” by AIFMP in the year 2017 at Amritsar by Punjab Governor His Excellency VP Singh Badnore. Visiting Scholar to Technic University, Chemnitz and an International Professor at Zagreb University, Zagreb. Croatian Academy of Engineering bestowed its pres-tigious International Membership. Indian Society of Analytical Scientists (ISAS) honoured him with the “Life Time Achievement Award” in 2015.

SDC (Society of Dyers & Colourists-UK) awarded “Silver Medal” for the outstanding contribution to the global graphic arts industry and education in 2015 at York, UK and a voting member to the SDC trustee board. Visiting professor to many Indian universities and produced 4 PhD‟s. Associ-ated with BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) in TC 130 todevelop standards for Indian print industry. Closely associ – ated with AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) and UGC-India (University Grants Commission- India) in different activities. A part and parcel of Indian education and dedicated whole life for Academics, Education and Research and his contributions to several international and national conference proceedings stands a class apart. The unique combination of Dr. Anayath‟s dedication and hard work coupled with academic achievements, his management ethics with constant research pursuit and the urge to train all aspirants and take them along naturally brought him success. His ability to face any challenges boldly simply withered away all impediments on his way without a whisper