Honorable Union Minister of Science and Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan conferred Homi J. Bhabha Award to Fellow of Aeronautical Society of India Dr Prakash Chand Jain Scientist DRDL Hyderabad during 105th Session of Indian Science Congress in recognition of his significant contributions towards development of Science and Technology – Specifically in the realm of Aerospace Engineering. Dr Jain an alumnus of IIT Roorkee, IIT Bombay and BOYSCAST (DST) Fellow from Pennsylvania State University USA is specialized in the areas of Aerospace Structures Technologies. He is an Associate Fellow of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) ; also a Fellow of Telangana Akademy of Sciences and Fellow of Institution of Engineers India. In addition to various DRDO awards , Dr Jain is recipient of coveted Dr Biren Roy Space Science and Design award from Aeronautical Society of India conferred by Governor of Karnataka. Dr Jain has made Outstanding contributions in Aero Space Engineering through application to the DRDO’s Projects.