The Infosys Prize 2013 winners announced
The Infosys Science Foundation today announced the winners of the Infosys Prize 2013 across six categories: Humanities, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Engineering & Computer Science, Mathematical Sciences and Life Sciences. This year the prize purse was also increased to Rs. 55 Lakhs for each category. The award ceremony for the Infosys Prize 2013 will be held on February 8, 2014, in Bangalore, where Dr. Kofi Atta Annan, Seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations will felicitate the winners.
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November 12, 2013
This is a big month for science in India. On November 5, 2013, India’s Mars Orbiter blasted off on its journey from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, carrying it with it many hopes and also serving as a validation triumph of our scientific endeavor.
This week in November we’ve also announced the names of the winners of the Infosys Prize 2013. These individuals as winners are symbols of curiosity, of ingenuity, invention and experimentation.