Anika Benozir Asha, Manzila Islam Tuheen, A.H.M.Azadur Rahman, Md. Arifur Rahman Khan and Md. Miftaur Rahman of department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology received “Prof. Dr. M. H. Rashid best paper award” in the 2nd International Conference on Mechanical Industrial and Materials Engineering (ICMIME 2015) for their paper entitled “Effects of P2O5 addition and Sintering Temperature on Structural Properties of Silica”. The conference was organized by the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET) and was held on 11-13 December 2015.