About IndiaTrib-2021

IndiaTrib-2021 is the upcoming mega tribology event in the series and will be the 11th International Conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT) being organised by the Tribology Society of India since the year 1997 when the first International Conference on Industrial Tribology was organised at Kolkata. The last IndiaTrib conference was organized in 2019 at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

IndiaTrib-2021 is being organised by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (I.I.T. Delhi), during December 1-3, 2021 in Delhi, India's capital city. The theme of the conference is “Tribology for Energy, Environment and Society”.

Website: www.indiatrib.org/





About I.I.T. Delhi

Established as College of Engineering in 1961, the Institute was later declared as an Institution of National Importance under the "Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963" and was renamed as "Indian Institute of Technology Delhi".

Situated in Hauz Khas area of New Delhi, I.I.T. Delhi is primarily an engineering focused institution. Ranked among the top out of 23 I.I.Ts in the country, the Institute was declared as one of the ten public Institutes of Eminence by the Government of India for training, research and development in science, engineering and technology. It was ranked within the top 50 general universities in Asia in 2020 by the QS World University Rankings.

Website: www.home.iitd.ac.in



About Tribology Society of India (TSI)

Tribology Society of India (TSI) was set up as a professional, non-profit body bringing together academicians, industry as well as research organizations as its members. It was set up in its present form, in June 1989, with its headquarters at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, Corporate R&D at Hyderabad. The Society is currently operating at its registered office, C/o Indian Oil R&D Centre, Sector 13, Faridabad, since December 2010. TSI is affiliated to the International Tribology Council, UK which has 33 other national societies spread all over the world.

The activities related to tribology in the country started way back in 1972 , when first World Conference on Industrial Tribology (WCIT) was organized by Indian Institute of Technology at New Delhi. Continuing with this, a series of National and International Conferences had been organized in the last 49 years. Besides there are a number of academic and industrial centers in India actively pursuing research related activities in this area.

Website: www.tribologyindia.org



About New Delhi

New Delhi, the capital of India, is a bustling metropolis that has an amazing mix of modernization and carefully preserved antiquity. Sprawled over the west bank of the river Yamuna, it is one of the fastest growing cities in India. The city traces its history to the Mahabharata, the great epic tale of wars fought between estranged cousins, the Pandavas and the Kauravas for the city of Indraprastha.

New Delhi has many tourist places which are thronged by a multitude of National and International visitors. A few famous monuments are Qutub Minar, Iron Pillar of Delhi, Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple, Iskcon Temple, Humayun Tomb, India Gate, Red fort of Delhi etc. Taj Mahal, situated in Agra, is only 230 km away.

Website: www.delhitourism.gov.in