Eminent Indian-origin professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya has been awarded the prestigious Regius Professorship in Manufacturing by Queen Elizabeth II for his outstanding contribution in manufacturing. Through his career, he has advised the UK government on manufacturing, innovation, and technology. He is an IIT-Kharagpur alumnus.
Bhattacharyya has founded Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG), at the University of Warwick in 1980 to invigorate UK manufacturing. Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) has been granted the Regius Professorship for its academic research which has contributed to driving growth and improving productivity. The award falls under the Royal Prerogative, with each appointment being approved by the Queen upon Ministerial advice.
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1. Name the Indian origin professor who has been awarded the prestigious Regius Professorship in manufacturing ?
2. The prestigious Regius Professorship in Manufacturing has been awarded by whom ?
Courtesy : PTI News