Department of Electrical Engineering along with Prof. D.T.Shahani and Prof. Agarwala of IIT Delhi and Prof. Rajat Moona, Dir. Gen. CDAC received special felicitation from the election commission of India as members of its technical experts committee on Voters' day, Jan.25, 2017. The award was given by the Honorable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee in a function organized at the Maneckshaw centre in New Delhi.
Prof Sharma has served on the Technical Committee of Election Commission for many years now. As a member of the committee, he has contributed significantly to the design of new Electronic Voting machine (including the one with paper trail). Apart from this, he has made several invaluable contributions to resolve technical issues related to conduct of various elections.
Overall, Prof Sharma along with his team members have made a huge impact at the national level.