Savitribai Phule Pune University Current Affairs, GK & News
The Indian Air Force and Savitribai Phule Pune University recently collaborated by signing a Memorandum of Understanding to set up a ‘Chair of Excellence’ at Department of Defence & Strategic Studies. To commemorate the centenary birth year of the only five-star rank IAF officer Arjan Singh, the chair has been named as ‘Marshal of the ..
Noted Physicist Thanu Padmanabhan, a professor of Inter-university Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics in Pune, has won the M P Birla Memorial Award 2019 for his contributions to the world of cosmology. It consists of a citation, trophy and a cheque for Rs 2,51,000.
Topics: G. D. Birla Award for Scientific Research • Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics • Jayant Narlikar • Maharashtra • Padmanabhan • Savitribai Phule Pune University • Science and technology in India • States and union territories of India • Thanu Padmanabhan
In Germany, the international competition ‘Elsevier Foundation-ISC3 Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge’ was recently held at the 4th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference. In it, a project idea by Dr. Ankur Patwardhan from Pune has bagged the second prize of €25,000. His project named ‘Butterfly attractant for pollination and ecosystem health’ is about the relation ..
Topics: Abasaheb Garware • Abasaheb Garware College • Biodiversity • Branches of biology • Maharashtra • Panchgani • Patwardhan • Savitribai Phule Pune University • States and union territories of India
The London-based Times Higher Education (THE), a global organisation that produces data, analysis and expertise on higher education has released the Emerging Economies University Rankings 2019. The 2019 ranking comprises of 450 universities from 43 countries, across four continents. Performance Indicators The rankings use 13 performance indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons to reflect ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Amrita University • Banaras Hindu University • Emerging Economies University Rankings 2019 • IIT Hyderabad • IIT Indore • IIT Roorkee • Indian Institute of Science • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay • JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research • Savitribai Phule Pune University • Times Higher Education
Cancellation of flights due to Ash Clouds in Australia The Chilean ash clouds returned to Australia Forced cancellation of flights The clouds created by the eruption of the Puyehue volcano high in the Andes As per the Airservices Australia the ash cloud is denser and larger than that which caused widespread disruption to flights last ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2011