IMS Memorial Award Lectures :

There are Five memorial award lectures each of one hour duration which are delivered
as a part of the Academic Programme during the Annual Conferences of the Society,
P.L.Bhatnagar Memorial Award Lecture:
A memorial lecture to be delivered by a distinguished mathematician at the Annual
Conferences of the Society was instituted in 1987 in the memory of late
Professor P.L. Bhatnagar
The details of the Lectures organized so far are as follows:

Sr. No.
 Year
 The Speaker
 Topic

1
 1987
 N. Mukunda
(Center for Theoretical Studies, IISc Bangalore, Bangalore560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Mathematics and Physics of Quantum Mechanics

2
 1988
 J. V. Narlikar
(Pune University, Ganeshkhind, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India.)
 Applied Mathematics : A No Man's Land ?

3
 1989
 V. Laxmikanthan
( )
 

4
 1990
 J. N. Kapur
(IIT Kanpur, Kanpur208 016, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Maximum Entropy Principle.

5
 1991
 H. C. Khare
(Allahabad University, Allahabad211 002, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Thermosolutal Instability of Magnetohydrodynamic Flow through Porous Medium

6
 1992
 D. K. Sinha
(Jadavpur University, Kolkata700 032, West Bengal, India)
 Some Aspects of Theoretical Scenario in Atmospheric
and Oceanic Sciences.

7
 1993
 P. C. Vaidya
(Gujarat University, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad380 009, Gujarat, India)
 Concept of Time

8
 1994
 Karmeshu
(JNU, New Delhi110 067, India)
 Stochastic Models of Innovation Diffusion
and Technology Substitution

9
 1995
 A. S. Gupta
(IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur721 302, West Bengal, India)
 Thermoconvective Waves

10
 1996
 R. K. Jain
(IIT Kanpur, Kanpur208 016, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Integrated Mathematics

11
 1997
 Mihir Banerjee
(Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla171 005, Himachal Pradesh, India)
 A Mathematical Investigation of Experimental Observations

12
 1998
 S. K. Malik
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 Patterns and Chaos in Mathematics

13
 1999
 A. C. Srivastava
(Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh786 004, Assam, India)
 Historical Development of Fluid Dynamics and Mass Diffusions

14
 2000
 Sarva Jit Singh
(Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak124 021, Haryana, India)
 Deformation of a Stratified HalfSpace by
Surface Loads and Buried Sources

15
 2001
 Piyush Chandra
(IIT Kanpur, Kanpur208 016, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Peristaltic Transport : A Review of Analytical Study

16
 2002
 R. C. Srivastava
(D D U Gorakhpur University, Civil lines, Gorakhpur273 009, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Converging Shock in the Welfare of Mankind

17
 2003
 B. D. Bandopadhyaya
( )
 

18
 2004
 Renuka Ravindran
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Computation of Solutions of Systems of
Ordinary Differential Equations

19
 2005
 P. L. Sachdeva
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Nonlinear Science  An Overview

20
 2006
 Phoolan Prasad.
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 P L Bhatnagar and BGK Model

21
 2007
 T. M. Karade
(Nagpur University, Nagpur440 033, Maharashtra, India)
 Relativistic Consideration for Modified Newtonian Dynamics (MOND)

22
 2008
 G. S. Srivastava
(IIT Roorkee, Roorkee247 667, Uttarakhand, India)
 Entire Function Extensions of Continuous Functions  a Brief Survey 
23
 2009
 Girija Jayraman
(IIT Delhi, New Delhi110 016, India)
 Mathematical Challanges in Modelling the Cardiovascular
Flows and associated Clinical Proceedures 
24
 2010
 Shiva Sankar
(Chennai Mathematical Institute, H1, Sipcot It Park, Siruseri, Kelambakkam, Chennai603 103, Tamilnadu, India)
 Fourier Series, Arithmetic and Control Theory 
25
 2011
 Rama Bhargava
(IIT Roorkee, Roorkee247 667, Uttarakhand, India)
  (Could not be deivered) 
26
 2012
 Basudeb Datta
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Triangulations
of Projective spaces 
27
 2013
 Indira Narayanaswamy
(Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangaluru560 093, Karnataka, India)
 Mathematics in Tejas Design:
Configuration to flight testing 
28
 2014
 S. K. Tomar
(Punjab University, sector14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 Wave propagation in local
and nonlocal microstretch elastic media 
29
 2015
 V. D. Sharma
(IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Evolution and Asymptotic behaviour of Nonlinear hyperbolic waves 
30
 2016
 G. P. Raja Sekhar
(IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur721 302, West Bengal, India)
 Tumor growthchemomechanical modelling and existence theory 
31
 2017
 Pradeep G. Siddheshwar
(Bangalore University, Bangaluru560 056, Karnataka, India.)
 Understanding 'understood' instabilities in fluids.

32
 2018
 Manoranjan Mishra
(IIT Ropar, Ropar140 001, Rupnagar, Punjab, India)
 Hydrodynamics Instabilities in Porus Media Flows.

33
 2019
 Prof. Mythily Ramaswamy
(Chennai Mathematical Institute, H1, Sipcot It Park, Siruseri, Kelambakkam, Chennai603 103, Tamilnadu, India)
 An Invitation to Control of Differential Equations.

34
 2020
 Neela Nataraj
(IIT Bomabay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Lowerorder nonstandard finite element methods for plates.

35
 2021
 Malay Banerjee
(IIT Kanpur, Kanpur208 016, UP, India)
 Effect of slowfast time scale on spatiotemporal
pattern formation.

36
 2022
 Adi Adimurthi
(TIFR CAM, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India)
 Critical point theory in PDE.

V. Ramaswami Aiyar Memorial Award Lecture:
A memorial lecture to be delivered by a distinguished mathematician
at the Annual Conferences of the Society was instituted in 1990 in the memory of
Society's founder father late Shri
V. Ramaswami Aiyar
The details of the lectures organized so far are as follows:

Sr. No.
 Year
 The Awardee
 Topic

1
 1990
 M. K. Singal
(Meerut University, Meerut250 001, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Excitement and Relevance of Mathematics

2
 1991
 R. S. Mishra
(BHU, Madan Mohan Malavia Rd., Varanasi221 005, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 The Unidirectional Thought Process of Mathematicians

3
 1992
 R. P. Agarwal
(Lucknow University, Lucknow226 025, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Ramanujan's Generalized Hypergeometric Series

4
 1993
 K. R. Parthasarathy
(ISI Delhi, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi110 016, India)
 Classical Markov Processes from a Quantum probabilistic
Point of view

5
 1994
 V. Krishnamurthy
(BITS, Pilani333 031, Rajasthan, India)
 Cultural Aspects of Mathematics Teaching

6
 1995
 (Mrs.) Asha Rani singal
(Meerut University, Meerut250 001, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Mathematics : An unexpected Pleasure

7
 1996
 (Miss) S. P. Arya
(Maitreyi College, Bapudham Complex, Chanakyapuri New Delhi110 021, India)
 Trends in Topology

8
 1997
 Govind Swarup
(National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, T I F R, Pune University Campus, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India)
 Puzzles of the Universe

9
 1998
 V. M. Shah
(The M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara390 002, Gujarat, India)
 A Peep in to the Grass Roots of all Mathematical Education

10
 1999
 Sunder Lal
(Dr. B R Ambedkar University, Agra282 004, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 The Mathematics of Sharing Secrets

11
 2000
 Usha Bhosle
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India).
 Vector Bundles and Principal Bundles

12
 2001
 S. P. Singh
(BHU, Madan Mohan Malavia Rd., Varanasi221 005, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Fixed Points Theorems and its Applications to Approximation Theorems

13
 2002
 V. G. Tikekar
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Some Small Pearls in Mathematical Works

14
 2003
 B. K. Lahiri
(Kalyani University, Nadia, Kalyani741 235, West Bengal, India)
 Uniformly Normed Structures

15
 2004
 V. K. Balchandran
(Ramanujan Inst. of Adv. Study in Maths (RIASM), Madras University, Chepauk, Chennai600 005, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Algebraic Topology : Some Historic Perspectives

16
 2005
 S. Parvathi
(Ramanujan Inst. of Adv. Study in Maths (RIASM), Madras University, Chepauk, Chennai600 005, Tamil Nadu, India)
 "SchurWeyl Duality" for a Larger Class of Algebras

17
 2006
 S. S. Bhooshnurmath
(Karnatak University, Pavate Nagar, Dharwad580 001, Karnataka, India)
 Birth and Development of Hyperbolic Metric and its impact on 21st Century Mathematics

18
 2007
 Dinesh Singh
(University of Delhi, New Delhi110 007, India)
 Harmonic Analysis on the Unit Circle : A Personal Perspective

19
 2008
 S. Arumugam
(Kalaslingam University, Srivilliputhur, Krishnankoil626 126, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Domination and coloring in graphs 
20
 2009
 M. S. Chaudhary
(Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj University, Kolhapur416 005, Maharashtra, India)
 Transform Analysis on some Distribution Spaces 
21
 2010
 A. Ojha
(DPM Indian Inst. of Information Tech., Jabalpur482 005, Madhya Pradesh, India)
 Certain applications of mathematics in path planning 
22
 2011
 Geetha S. Rao
(Ramanujan Inst. of Adv. Study in Maths (RIASM), Madras University, Chepauk, Chennai600 005, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Tools and techniques in approximation theory 
23
 2012
 Ajay Kumar
(University of Delhi, Delhi110 007, India)
 From Fourier series to harmonic analysis on locally compact groups. 
24
 2013
 M. M. Shikare
(S. P. Pune University, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India)
 Generalizations of some graph theoretic operations to binary metroids. 
25
 2014
 Sudhir Ghorpade
(IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Number of solutions of systems of polynomial equations over finite fields 
26
 2015
 Uttara V. Naik Nimbalkar
(S. P. Pune University, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India)
 Likelyhood, Estimating Functions and Generalized method of Moments 
27
 2016
 C. S. Aravinda
(TIFR CAM, Sharada Nagar, Chikkabommsandra, Bangaluru566 065, Karnataka, India)
 Geodesic Conjugacies of surfaces 
28
 2017
 H. K. Mukherjee
(NEHU, East Khasi Hills, Shillong793 022, Meghalaya, India)
 classification of ManifoldsDifferent shades 
29
 2018
 K. N. Raghavan
(IMSc, IV Cross Rd., CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai600 113, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Symmetric Functions

30
 2019
 Swagato K. Ray
(ISI Kolkata, 203 Barrackpore Trunk Rd., Kolkata700 108, West Bengal, India)
 Quasianalyticity of functions and decay of Fourier transforms

31
 2020
 Sanoli Gun
(IMSc, IV Cross Road, CIT Campus Taramani, Chennai 600 113. Tamil Nadu, India)
 On bounds of Fouriercoefficients of halfinteger weight cusp
forms

32
 2021
 Vijay Kodiyalam
(IMSc, IV Cross Road, CIT Campus Taramani, Chennai 600 113. Tamil Nadu, India)
 Ramanujan Graphs

33
 2022
 Debasish Goswami
(ISI, Kolkata700 108, West Bengal, India)
 Quantum symmetry of classical and noncommutative spaces

Srinivasa Ramanujan Memorial Award Lecture:
A memorial lecture to be delivered by a distinguished mathematician
at the Annual Conferences of the Society was instituted in 1990 in the memory of
the mathematical genius
Shrinivasa Ramanujan.
The details of the lectures organised so far are as follows:

Sr. No.
 Year
 The Awardee
 Topic

1
 1990
 R. P. Agarwal
(Lucknow University, Lucknow226 007, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Ramanujan's Last Gift

2
 1991
 M. S. Raghunathan
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 On the Congruence Subgroup Problem

3
 1992
 S. Bhargava
(Mysore University, Mysore570 005, Karnataka, India)
 On Ramanujan's Remarkable Summation Formula

4
 1993
 R. P. Bambah
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 The Conjectures of Minkowski, Watson and others

5
 1994
 V. Kannan
(University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad500 046, Andhra Pradesh, India)
 Some Selection Theorems

6
 1995
 B. V. Limaye
(IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Spectral Approximation

7
 1996
 N. K. Thakare
(Pune University, Ganeshkhind, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India)
 Sperner Theory

8
 1997
 V. S. Sunder
(ISI Bangalore, 8th Mile, Mysore Rd., RVCE Post, Bangalore560 059, Karnataka, India)
 Commuting Squares

9
 1998
 A. K. Agarwal
(Punjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 The Legacy of Ramanujan

10
 1999
 Deependra Prasad
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 On the Shimura  Taniyama  Weyl Conjecture :
Proof of Fermat's Last Theorem

11
 2000
 V. Srinivasa
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400005, Maharashtra, India)
 On Diophantine Equations

12
 2001
 R. Balasubramaniam
(IMSc, IV Cross Rd., CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai600 113, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Elliptic Curve Cryptology

13
 2002
 C. Adiga
(Mysore University, Mysore570 005, Karnataka, India)
 Sums of Squares and Sums of Triangular Numbers and
Their Relationship

14
 2003
 M. A. Pathan
(AMU, Aligarh202 002, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Some extensions of Ramanujan's Theorems

15
 2004
 S. K. Nimbhorkar
(Dr. B A M University, Aurangabad431 004, Maharashtra, India)
 Bear*rings, Lattice Theory, Graph Theory and their interrelationship

16
 2005
 V. C. Dhumir
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 View Obetruction problems and their generalizations

17
 2006
 P. K. Banerji
(JNV University, Jodhpur342 011, Rajasthan, India)
 Unfolding the concepts of Boehmians and their applications

18
 2007
 J. Radhakrishnan
(TIFR, Homibhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 The list decoding radius of ReedSolomon codes

19
 2008
 Dr. (Mrs.) Padmavathamma
(Mysore University, Mysore570 005, Karnataka, India)
 Generalized Frobenius Partitions
(couldn't be delivered during the Conference) 
20
 2009
 Ravi Kulkarni
(IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Spaces of Geometric Objects and Parametriation Problems

21
 2010
 Mahan Maharaj
(Ramkrishna Mission Vivekanand University, Belur Math, Howrah711 202, West Bengai, India)
 Geometry and Dynamics of Kleinian groups

22
 2011
 B. Ramakrishna
(Harish Chandra Reasearch Institute, Chhatnag Rd., Jhunshi, Allahabad211 019, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Modular forms of halfintegral weight 
23
 2012
 J. K. Verma
(IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai400 076, Maharashtra, India)
 Linear Diophantine Equations and Stanley's solution of the AnandDumirGupta conjecture 
24
 2013
 Dilip P. Patil
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 Burnside algebras of finite groups 
25
 2014
 B. V. Rajaram Bhat
(ISI Bangalore, 8th Mile, Mysore Rd., RVCE Post, Bangalore560 059, Karnataka, India).
 Positivity in C*algebras and Hilbert C*modules 
26
 2015
 P. Sankaran
(IMSc, IV Cross Rd., CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai600 113, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Twisted conjugacy in groups of PLhomeomorphisms of the reals 
27
 2016
 Eknath Ghate
(TIFR, Homi Bhbha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 The Tau of Ramanujan. 
28
 2017
 Amritanshu Prasad.
(IMSc, IV Cross Rd., CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai600 113, Tamil Nadu, India)
 The timed Plactic monoids. 
29
 2018
 Nayandeep Deka Baruah.
(Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur784028, Assam, India)
 Some Partition Identities Analogous to Ramanujan's "Most Beautiful Identity". 
30
 2019
 Pratulananda Das
(Jadavpur University, 188, Raja S C Mallick Rd, Kolkata700 032, West Bengal, India.)
 Nonnegative summability matrices and ideals 
31
 2020
 Anish Ghosh
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai400 001, Maharashtra, India.)
 The unreasonable effectiveness of ergodic theory in number
theory 
32
 2021
 T. N. Venkataramana
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai400 001, Maharashtra, India.)
 Monodromy of Hypergeometric Functions

33
 2022
 Sudesh Kaur Khanduja,
( Sector81, IISER, Mohali140 306, Ropar, Punjab, India.)
 A walk through irreducible polynomials

Hansraj Gupta Memorial Award Lecture:
A memorial lecture to be delivered by a distinguished mathematician
at the Annual Conferences of the Society was instituted in 1990 in the memory of Professor
Hansraj Gupta.
The details of the lectures organised so far are as follows:

Sr. No.
 Year
 The Awardee
 Topic

1
 1990
 A. M. Vaidya
(Gujarat University, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad380 009, Gujarat, India)
 Hansaraj Gupta  Man and Mathematician

2
 1991
 K. Ramachandra
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 A New Approach to the Zeros of zeta (s)

3
 1992
 H. P. Dixit
(R D University, Jabalpur482 001, Madhya Pradesh, India)
 Wavelets and Multiresolution Analysis

4
 1993
 Satya Deo
(R D University, Jabalpur482 001, Madhya Pradesh, India)
 Projective Dimension of the Module of
Piecewise Polynomials over Manifolds

5
 1994
 Arun Verma
()
 RogersRamanujan type Identities and their Applications

6
 1995
 U. B. Tewari
(IIT Kanpur, Kanpur208 016, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 The Multiplier Problem

7
 1996
 I. B. S. Passi
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 Trace Function Methods in Group Rings

8
 1997
 R. Parimala
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 Classification of Hermitian Forms via Classical Invariants

9
 1998
 T. Parthasarathy
(Osmania university, Amberpet, Hyderabad500 007, Andhra Pradesh, India)
 An Old Prolem of Samualson and Jacobian Conjecture

10
 1999
 R. S. Pathak
(BHU, Madan Mohan Malavia Rd., Varanasi221 005, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Analytic Functions and Distributions

11
 2000
 Rajendra Bhatia
(ISI Delhi, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi110 016, India)
 Linear Algebra to Quantum cohomology 
The Story of Alfred Horn's Inequalities

12
 2001
 M. M. Pant
()
 eLearning : Prospects and Applications in the
Indian Context

13
 2002
 S. G. Deo
()
 Trigonometric Like Operators in Banach Spaces

14
 2003
 S. Sribala
(Ramanujan Inst. of Adv. Study in Maths., Chepauk, Madras University, Chennai600 005, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Jordan Algebras

15
 2004
 A. P. Singh
(Jammu University, Jammu180 016, Jammu and Kashmir, India)
 Advances in the Dynamics of Entire and Meromorphic functions

16
 2005
 R. K. Singh
(Jammu University, Jammu180 016, Jammu and Kashmir, India)
 Invariant Subspace Problem and Development
of Mathematics around it
(couldn't be delivered during conference; text printed in The Math. Student 2006)

17
 2006
 R. J. HansGill
(Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 A Conjecture of Minkowski

18
 2007
 R. Sujatha
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
  (couldn't be delivered during conference)

19
 2008
 S. D. Adhikari
(HRI, Chhatnag Rd., Jhunsi, Allahabad211 019, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 The relation between two combinatorial group
invariants  history and ramifications 
20
 2009
 A. M. Mathai
(Center for Mathematical Sciences, Arunapuram P.O., Pala686 574, Kottayam, Kerala, India)
 Random Geometrical Configurations and Random Volumes 
21
 2010
 Subhash J. Bhatt
(Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidya Nagar388 120, Ananad, Gujarat, India)
 C*algebras, uniform Banach algebras and a functional analytic meta theorem 
22
 2011
 Ajai Choudhry
(Foreign Service Institute, Baba Gang Nath Marg, Old JNU Campus, New Delhi110 067, India)
 Some Diophantine problems concerning perfect powers of integers 
23
 2012
 B. N. Waphare
(Pune University, Ganeshkhind, Pune411 007, Maharashtra, India)
 Dismantlability and Reducibility in Discrete Structures 
24
 2013
 Ajit Iqbal Singh
(ISI, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, Delhi110 016, India).
 How permutations, partitions, projective representations and
positive maps entangle well for quantum information theory 
25
 2014
 Ritabrata Munshi
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Rd., Colaba, Mumbai400 005, Maharashtra, India)
 Rational points and Lfunctions via the circle method 
26
 2015
 B. Sury
(ISI Bangalore,8th Mile, Mysore Rd.,
RVCE Post, Bangaluru560 059, Karnataka, India)
 Generating matrix groups over nice rings 
27
 2016
 Neena Gupta
(ISI Kolkata, 203, Barrackpore Trunk Rd., Kolkata700 108, West Bengal, India)
 SOME PROBLEMS ON POLYNOMIAL RING 
28
 2017
 Atul Dixit
(IIT Gandhinagar, Palaj, Gandhinagar382 355, Gujarat, India)
 ModularType transformations and integrals
involving the Riemann $\Xi$ function. 
29
 2018
 S. S. Khare
(N E H U, East Khasi Hills, Shillong793 022, Meghalaya, India)
 Trends in Bordism, GBordism Theory and
Fixed point set  A survey. 
30
 2019
 Gurmeet K. Bakshi
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chndigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 Can we explicitely describe the structure of rational group algebra? 
31
 2020
 Dinesh Khurana
(Panjab University, Sector14, Chndigarh160 014, Punjab, India)
 Some Glimpses into Noncommutative Ring Theory 
32
 2021
 C. S. Rajan, TIFR Mumbai
(TIFR, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai400 001, Maharashtra, India.)
 Gauss Sums

33
 2022
 Apoorva Khare
(IISc, Bengaluru560 012, Karnataka, India.)
 Polymath14: Groups with norms

Ganesh Prasad Memorial Award Lecture:
A memorial lecture to be delivered by a distinguished mathematician
once in two years at the Annual Conferences of the Society was instituted in 1993
out of the endowment fund created for the purpose in the memory of Professor
Ganesh Prasad.
The details of the lectures organised so far are as follows:

Sr. No.
 Year
 The Awardee
 Topic

1
 1993
 P. K. Ghosh
()
 Generalized Functions

2
 1995
 Kalyan B. Sinha
(ISI Delhi, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi110 016, India)
 Fock spaces and Their Operators

3
 1997
 M. G. Nadkarni
(Bombay University, Kalina, Vidya Nagari, Mumbai400 098, Maharashtra, india)
 Ergodic Theory and Set Theory

4
 1999
 R. B. Bapat
(ISI Delhi, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi 110 016, India)
 Resistance Distance in Graphs

5
 2001
 J. R. Patadia
(The M S University of Baroda, Vadodara390 002, Gujarat, India)
 Lacunary Series and Sidon Sets

6
 2003
 Rajiv K. Srivastava
(Dr. B R Ambedkar University, Agra282 004, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 Bicomplex Numbers  Analysis and Applications

7
 2005
 Aloke Dey
(ISI Delhi, 7, S J S Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi110 016, India)
 Orthogonal Arrays

8
 2007
 Siddhartha Gadgil
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, india)
 Orders on Manifold and Surgery

9
 2009
 A. K. Srivastava
(BHU, Madan Mohan Malaviya Rd., Varanasi221 005, Uttar Pradesh, India)
 The General SobrietySpatiality Equivalence
(couldn't be delivered) 
10
 2011
 Gadadhar Mishra
(IISc Bangalore, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India).
 Differentiation, homogeneous operators and matrix valued cocycles for the Mobius group.
(couldn't be delivered during Conference; text printed in The Math. Student 2012) 
11
 2013
 D. V. Pai
(IIT Gandhinagar, Palaj, Gandhinagar382 355, Gujarat, India).
 Viscocity approximation methods for minimization and fixed point problems. 
12
 2015
 M. T. Nair
(IIT Madras, Chennai600 036, Tamil Nadu, India)
 Compact operators and Hilbert scales in illposed problems 
13
 2017
 Pournima V. Jain
(R D University, Jabalpur482 001, Madhya Pradesh, India.)
 Approximation by spline functions and its applications 
14
 2019
 Kaushal Verma
(IISc, Bangaluru560 012, Karnataka, India)
 An introduction to quadrature domains 
15
 2021
 Kallol Paul
(Jadavpur University, Kolkata700 032, West Bengal, India.)
 Birkhoff James orthogonality: its role in
Geometry of Banach Spaces

