Celebrating the Remarkable Legacy of Dr. Satish Dhawan, father of Experimental Fluid Dynamics Research in India, and Distinguished Alumni of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.
The prestigious Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, proudly celebrated the birthday of one of its most distinguished alumni, Dr. Satish Dhawan, on September 25th, 2023. This momentous occasion was marked with heartfelt tributes and fond reminiscences by the esteemed faculty, staff, and students of the institution. The event was organised by the office of Head Alumni, Corporate and International Relations.
Dr. Satish Dhawan, an alumnus of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, is renowned for his invaluable contributions to the field of space research and technology. His legacy continues to inspire generations of engineers and scientists worldwide.
Prof. Baldev Setia, Director, Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, expressed his deep admiration for Dr. Dhawan, stating, "Dr. Satish Dhawan is undeniably one of the most notable alumni of our esteemed institution. His groundbreaking work in space research has left an indelible mark on the world. We are honored to celebrate his birthday and carry forward the principles and dedication he exemplified."
The celebration took place in the presence of Deans, Heads of departments, faculty members, and staff. It was a moment of reflection on the impact Dr. Dhawan had on the institution and a time to remember the values he upheld.
Dr. Dhawan's contributions to science and engineering remain an enduring source of pride and motivation for the entire PEC community. His legacy continues to shape the future of space research and engineering, serving as a beacon for students and scientists alike.