Recipients of Visitor’s Awards 2019 for research in various fields were announced by President’s Secretariat and will be conferred by President Ram Nath Kovind soon.
Visitor’s awards were instituted in 2014. Since 2014, President annually confers Visitor’s Awards in various categories to the recipients.
Visitor’s awards aim to promote healthy competition amongst Central Universities as well as motivate them to adopt best global practices in pursuit of excellence.
Visitor’s awards is provided under 4 categories in the research field:
|Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences||Prof. Sibnath Deb (Department of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University)||Child protection research, especially, focus on child abuse and neglect, student’s mental health and on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome(AIDS).|
|Research in Physical Sciences||Prof. Sanjay (School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi)||Research in non-equilibrium statistical physics and nonlinear dynamics.|
|Research in Biological Sciences||Prof. Asadullah Khan (Inter-disciplinary Biotechnology Unit, Aligarh Muslim University, Uttar Pradesh)||Identifying Antimicrobial resistance(AMR) of spread and control of AMR|
Research in Biological Sciences
|DrPartima (Special Centre for Nanoscience, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi)||Research on nanobiosensors and nano-bio interactions during early stage cancer diagnosis by nanomaterials bases biosensing platform.|
|Technology Development||DrShaon Ray Chaudhuri (Department of Microbiology, Tripura University, Tripura)||Development of microbial biofilm reactor for of dairy wastewater conversion into biofertilizer.|