Evaluation Criteria
Evaluation criteria

Indicative Parameters for selection

Innovative model and/or design

Potential to create transformation

Social impact created (E.g. No. of lives touched)

Economic impact created

Potential to mitigate climate change


  • Number of scientific articles published in the reputed journals (having more than three Citations) and the measure of h-index, as applicable
  • Papers presented in the International Conferences such as IEEE PV scientific conference, European Photovoltaic Solar energy conference and Exhibition (EUPVSEC), as applicable
  • Number of patents filed and awarded and usefulness of these patents for Solar energy application, as applicable
  • Score of the scientist/researcher in scientific websites, such as Research Gate, Google Scholar, JSTOR, ELSVIER etc. based on the number of readings, citations, number of followers of the papers published, as applicable
  • Other relevant documentary proof along with a writeup and 2 relevant references
  • Any other criterion as decided by the Awards Committee