Dr. Mini Shaji Thomas

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Dr. Mini Shaji Thomas, Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia has won the IEEE MGA Larry K. Wilson Transnational Award for 2013. The selection was made by the MGA Awards and Recognition Committee and approved by the IEEE MGA Board during its 23 November 2013 meeting. She has been awarded for her “outstanding innovation and leadership in IEEE Member and student member development and engagement, global dissemination of the IEEE message, and collaboration across organizational units”.  Thomas graduated from University of Kerala, completed her M. Tech from IIT Madras (both with gold medals) and PhD from IIT Delhi, India, all in Electrical Engineering. Presently Mini is the Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, JMI New Delhi.