CSIR-IICT celebrated ‘Nationwide Expertise Day’ on a digital platform by conferring the AV Rama Rao Expertise Award 2021 on Prof. Sandeep Verma, Secretary, Science and Engineering Analysis Board, Division of Science and Expertise.
Dr. A.V. Rama Rao Younger Scientist Awards, that are additionally instituted by CSIR-IICT and sponsored by AVRA Laboratories, had been conferred on eminent researchers under 40 years of age and this yr, the awards had been offered to Dr. Chandra M. R. Volla, Affiliate Professor, Division of Chemistry, IIT Mumbai, and Dr. P. Anbarasan, Affiliate Professor, Division of Chemistry, IIT Chennai.
The Expertise award carries a memento and a money prize, whereas the younger scientist awards carry a quotation, memento and a money prize.
CSIR-IICT director S. Chandrasekhar stated the awards have been instituted in honour of Dr. AV Rama Rao, former director of CSIR-IICT, and founding chairman and managing director, AVRA Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
Prof. Sandeep Verma delivered the award lecture wherein he mentioned about his analysis work on the technological processes for figuring out nitric oxide, a vital enter for numerous medication/chemical formulations, dopamine launch and estimation, stem cells biomechanisms, and peptide design and monopoly analysis, a press launch stated.