14th INSPIRE camp at PRSU inaugurated
|Source: The Hitavada Date: 11 Aug 2016 12:07:03|
Padma Shri Professor Vinod Kumar Singh, Director of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal inaugurated the five-day 14th Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) camp at Pt Ravi Shankar Shukla University Raipur on Wednesday. Addressing the inaugural session of the INSPIRE camp, Vinod Kumar Singh emphasized on labour, discipline, dedication and devotion for research works.
V-C Professor Shiv Kumar Pandey presided over the function. In his address, Professor Shiv Kumar Pandey asked the students to learn basic science, chemistry, physics, biology and mathematics to become good scientist and teacher. Professor Uday Maitra in his address emphasized on science, technology and communication for economic development of the country.
Professor Avinash Khare of Pune University and Professor Pushpa Khare also spoke. Coordinator of the INSPIRE camp Dr Kallol Ghosh proposed a vote of thanks.
Later, Professor S G Dani of Mumbai and other speakers addressed the technical sessions. Emeritus professor of IUCCA Padma Vibhusan Dr Jayant Vishnu Narlikar and Professor Ajit Kembhavi will address the INSPIRE camp on Thursday.
The camp is being organised by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.