Scientist: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

PM Modi: 5 DRDO laboratories dedicated to nation

Published: January 2, 2020

On January 2, 2020, PM Modi will dedicate five DRDO laboratories to the country. The laboratories are for young scientists to boost their research capabilities. Highlights PM Modi will inaugurate the laboratories during his 2-day visit to Bengaluru. The labs will act as a platform to identify young scientists up to the age of 35 ..

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Gagandeep Kang awarded Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS), UK

Published: April 28, 2019

Gagandeep Kang becomes first Indian woman scientist to be awarded Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS), United Kingdom. Gagandeep Kang She is a clinician scientist, who is well known for her key role in development of Rotavac. She currently appointed as executive director of Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI), Faridabad, which is an ..

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DRDO scientist Dr G. Satheesh Reddy conferred with Silver Medal by Royal Aeronautical Society

Published: September 12, 2015

Dr. G Satheesh Reddy, an eminent missile scientist of DRDO has been conferred with prestigious Silver Medal by London based Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS). He was bestowed with this medal in recognition of his pioneering contributions as one of the leading navigation and avionics experts and for promoting Aerospace and Aeronautics in India. Under his ..

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A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, ‘People's President’ and ‘Missile Man’ passes away

Published: July 28, 2015

Former President of India A.P.J. Abdul Kalam passed away due to massive cardiac arrest in Shillong, Meghalaya. He was 83. He was widely acclaimed as the ‘People’s President’ and the ‘Missile man’ of India. He was was one of India’s most eminent scientists. About A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen (A.P.J) Abdul Kalam was born ..

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Eminent Physicist P. Hariharan passes away

Published: July 28, 2015

Eminent Indian physicist Dr Parameswaran Hariharan passed away in California, United States. He was 89. Physicist career Hariharan had contributed in various researches including in the design of a new 3-beam interferometer, first practical radial-shear interferometer and double passed Fabry-Perot interferometer. He was also the first physicist to apply digital phase-shifting techniques to holographic interferometry ..

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