Dr.Timir Karmakar
Asst. Prof ,
Mathematics NITM
A.M. Mathai award is given by the Indian Mathematical Society (IMS) in the Annual Conference of IMS-An International Meet each year since 2015 for the best research paper for significant contribution in the field of Applicable Mathematics preferably having applications in other fields such as Physical Sciences, Biological and Medical Sciences, Social Sciences, Probability and Statistics, etc. It carries a citation and a cash prize of Rs. 25,000/- (Rupees Twenty-Five thousand only). The paper should have been published either online or in print in an internationally reputed journal during the previous year to the year of Annual Conference in which the award is to be conferred. The paper should be under the single authorship and the author should be below the age of 45 years as on 31st December of the year of the award. For the year 2022 the 88th Annual Conference of Indian Mathematical Society took place at BIT Mesra, Ranchi from December 27-30. The A.M. Mathai award for the year 2022 has been awarded to Dr. Timir Karmakar, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong for his research paper entitled “Physics of unsteady Couette flow in an anisotropic porous medium”.