Dr. M. Annadurai,
Dr. M. Annadurai, is a Distinguished Scientist of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and currently Director, ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Bangalore. Dr. Annadurai leads a team of more than 2500 engineers and scientists engaged in the design, development and production of satellites for Indian space programme. During the last 20 months (April 2015 – December 2016) a record number of 15 satellites have been realised in the area of Communication, Navigation, Remote Sensing and Space Science. Most importantly, Indian Navigation Constellation (NavIC) is operationalised.
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