National Science Day
INDIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE CULTIVATION OF SCIENCE
JADAVPUR, KOLKATA 700032
IACS is celebrating "National Science Day 2020" on Friday, the 28th February, 2020 at IACS on the Theme - "Women in Science"
Staff and scholars are cordially invited to attend. The Programme Schedule is furnished below.
Venue : MLS Hall
- 9:00-9:50: Registration
- 10:00-10:05: Garlanding the bust of Dr. Mahendralal Sircar by the chief guest, Prof. S Chandrasekaran and the Director of IACS, Prof. S. Bhattacharya
- 10:10-10:25: Inaugural address by Prof. S Bhattacharya, Director of IACS
- 10:30-11:15: lecture by Prof. S. Chandrasekaran, title: "Science and Scientists"
- 11:15-11:55: Lecture by Prof Alok Goswami, Title: "Erdos's solution of an open problem in Graph Theory."
- 11:55-12:35: Lecture by Prof. Durga Basak, title: "The blue LED that lights up the modern world"
- 12:35-12:50: Best thesis award lecture
- 12:50-14:00: Lunch break
- 14:00-15:00: Raman effect live demonstration and Quiz competition to be conducted by the UG students of IACS
- 15:00-15:30: Briefing the audience about open house
- 15:30-17:00: Visits of selected research facilities