Ministry of Science & Technology05-January, 2006 17:31 IST
Young Scientist Awards given away

Thirteen  Scientists have received Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) Young Scientists Awards for the year 2005-06.   President Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam gave away the awards at the Indian Science Congress in Hyderabad today.   Each Awardee received Rs.25,000/- in cash and a Certificate.

 

          Following is the list of Awardees  :

 

1)       Agriculture and Forestry Sciences    --      Anirban Roy, Kolkata

 

2)       Anthropological & Behavioural          --       Syed Salman Ahmad,

          Sciences                                                      Hyderabad

3)       Chemical Sciences                            --       Ajay Kumar, Kurukshetra.

 

 4)       Earth System Sciences                     --       Tejpal Singh, Chandigarh

  

5)       Engineering Sciences                       --       Manoj Khandelwal, Mumbai

                                                                             

6)       Environmental Sciences                    --       Rathinam Aravindhan, Chennai

                                                                                

7)       Information & Communication            --      Animesh Mukherjee, Kharagpur

          Science & Technology                                 

8)       Material Sciences                              --       D.P.Singh, New Delhi

                                                                            

9)       Mathematical Sciences                     --       Y.M.Borse,  Pune.

 

10)     Medical Sciences                               --       Ms. Rajashree Patra, Kolkata

11)     New Biology                                       --       Manas Kumar Santra, Mumbai

                                                                               

12)     Physical Sciences                              --       K.K.Choudhury, Indore

  

13)     Plant Sciences                                   --       D. Sundar, Pondicherry

                                                                               

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