- J Raghava Rao, P Thanikaivelan, S Saravanabhavan, Bu Nair and S
Ramalingam - Department of Biotechnology,NewDelhi - Biotech Products, Processess
- Dr.P.Thanikaivelan, won "Innovation Potential of Students Project Award 2004 - Doctoral level" from INAE, New Delhi.
- Dr T.Ramasami Director, CLRI has been elected as Fellow of National Academy of Sciences (FNA)
- Dr KJ Sreeram has been selected CSIR Young Scientist Award 2004 in Engineering Sciences.
- Dr J Raghava Rao was awarded BURHANI Foundation - NEERI Award on April 2004
- Shri.S.Harikrishnan has received BM Das Memorial Award for the year 2004 for holding I Rank in M.Tech (Leather Technology)