SMVDU Katra: Atin Kumar Pathak, Research Scholar in School of Energy Management, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, has been awarded with the best oral paper presentation award for paper titled “Solar stand-alone system for industrial wastewater treatment: A sustainable approach” in International conference on Sustainable Initiatives in Water Management (SWM-2018) organized by Manav Rachna University, Faridabad, in association with Royal Society of Chemistry, London and Green Chemistry Network Centre, Delhi University and sponsored by Indian Oil Research & Development Centre, Faridabad. The work was focused on the treatment of wastewater through solar energy. In this conference Mr. Atin K. Pathak got the opportunity to interact with eminent scientist, academicians as well as researchers and industrial experts across the globe working in the field of water management and treatment strategies. It is pertinent to mentioned that Mr. Atin K. Pathak is currently pursuing his Ph.D. under the supervision of Dr. V. V. Tyagi, and Dr. Sanjeev Anand at School of Energy Management, Faculty of Engineering, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Katra. The head of school congratulated him on his achievement.