Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Current Affairs, GK & News
Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is organizing exhibition on ‘DAE Technologies: Empowering India through Technology’ at New Moti Bagh recreation club, New Delhi. It was inaugurated by Shri Rakesh Gupta, Chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The 2-day exhibition on DAE’s spin-off technologies for Non-Power Applications (NPAs) is open to public for 11-12 August ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Topics: AKRUTI programme • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre • Bhabhatron • DAE Technologies: Empowering India through Technology • Department of Atomic Energy Exhibition • Nisargruna • Tele-ECG • Urban Sludge Hygienization
Indigenously produced lightweight bullet proof jacket Bhabha Kavach was launched at International Police Expo 2019 held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The jacket which is a major breakthrough for Paramilitary Forces and Indian armed forces got nod from Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). About Bhabha Kavach India’s Lightest Bullet Proof Jacket ‘Bhabha Kavach’ by ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2019
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Distinguished scientist Dr Ajit Kumar Mohanty has been appointed new Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) for a period of 3 years. He is at present Director, Physics Group, in BARC and Director, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics. The BARC is India’s premier nuclear research facility based in Mumbai. It is a multi-disciplinary research ..
Topics: Ajit Kumar Mohanty • Atomic Energy Commission of India • Barc • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre • Bisweswar Bhattacharjee • Homi Bhabha National Institute • Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics • Science and technology in India • Sekhar Basu • States and union territories of India
The Ministry of Personnel has notified the appointment of Ajit Kumar Mohanty as Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre for the period of three years. Currently, he is the Director, Physics Group in BARC and Director, Saha Institute Institute of Nuclear Physics. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) is India’s premier nuclear research facility headquartered ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: AEET • Ajit Kumar Mohanty • Atomic Energy Establishment • Barc • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre • Homi Jehangir Bhabha • Maharashtra • Mumbai • Physics Group • Saha Institute Institute of Nuclear Physics • Tata Institute of Fundamental Research • TIFR • Trombay
Kamlesh Nilkanth Vyas, the renowned nuclear scientist, has been appointed as the new Secretary of Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), and Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) till May 3, 2021. He succeeded Shekhar Basu. At present, Vyas is the Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai. The DAE is under the direct charge ..
Topics: Atomic Energy Commission of India • Barc • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre • Department of Atomic Energy • Homi Bhabha National Institute • Ministry of Science and Technology • Nuclear energy in India • Science and technology in India • Sekhar Basu
The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) has recently re-commissioned an upgraded version of nuclear research reactor ‘Apsara-U’ with a higher capacity, which was shut down permanently in 2009 for revamp. The indigenously made reactor ‘Apsara-U’ uses plate type dispersion fuel elements made of Low Enriched Uranium (LEU). By virtue of higher neutron flux, this reactor ..
Topics: Bhabha Atomic Research Centre • Energy conversion • Energy technology • Enriched uranium • Nuclear fuels • Nuclear physics • Nuclear reactors • Nuclear reprocessing • Nuclear technology • Pakistan Atomic Research Reactor • Pool-type reactor • Thorium-based nuclear power