Young Scientists Awards
The NASI - Scopus Young Scientist Awards 2015, in its 9th year,
received more than 630 applications across 9 subject disciplines from which 10
young scientists were awarded for their remarkable achievement.
Dr. R. Chidambaram (Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India &
Chairman Scientific Advisory Committee to Cabinet) graced
the event as the chief guest. Dr.
Akhilesh Tyagi (President -
National Academy of Sciences, India) presided over the ceremony. Mr. Youngsuk “Y.S.” Chi (Chairman - Elsevier) & Mr. Kok Keng Lim (Managing Director
- Research Solutions, APAC- A&G) were also joined on this occasion.
Dr. Gnanavel Venkatesan, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Nainital
Dr. Swarup K. Parida, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi
Dr. Suvendra Nath Bhattacharyya, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology,
Dr. Subi Jacob George, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research,
Earth, Oceanographic & Environmental Science
Dr. Tarun Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Dr. Subhransu Ranjan Samantaray, Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar
Dr. UK Anandavardhanan, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Dr. Rajnish Kumar Chaturvedi, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research,
Dr. G. V. Pavan Kumar, Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, Pune
Dr. Subharati Ghosh, Tata Institute of SociaI Sciences, Mumbai
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