Infosys Prize 2016 Presentation Ceremony January 7, 2017 At The Leela Palace, Bengaluru
Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Group Leader, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, University of Cambridge, Padma Vibhushan, Nobel Laureate and President of the Royal Society, will felicitate the winners of the Infosys Prize 2016 winners across six categories: Engineering and Computer Science, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences. This year’s winners have been spearheading research that is truly multi-disciplinary and traverses boundaries between pure sciences and other disciplines. The areas of research range from planetary exploration, mathematical theories to migration and community networks and infectious diseases.
Infosys Science Foundation Announces The Six Winners Of The Infosys Prize 2016
Now in its eighth year, the Infosys Prize continues to celebrate and recognize some of the best researchers and scientists of our time. Among this year’s winners are a star gazer, a mathematician who was a child prodigy, and a physician scientist who is also a tireless humanitarian. Click here to
The Infosys Science Foundation will select 50 top BSc. (Physics) final year students nationally for a Winter School (PTTS). This two-week Physics Training and Talent Search program aims to identify students with a keen interest in Physics and inspire them to pursue a career in research. Details of the program are available here https://sites.google.com/site/2016ptts1/
For: Final year BSc. Students When: 18 – 30 December, 2016 Where: Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Mysore Apply: Apply here https://sites.google.com/site/2016ptts1/ Application Deadline: October 13th, 2016
Fields Medalist And Infosys Prize Juror Prof. Cedric Villani Delivered A Lecture On Modern Romance Of Mathematics And Society
The Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) organized a public lecture by Infosys Prize juror, Prof. Cedric Villani, Professor of Mathematics, Lyon University and Director of the Henri Poincaré Institute, Paris, France. The lecture on ‘Modern Romance of Mathematics and Society’ was delivered at the Infosys campus in Bangalore, and was well attended by over 450 employees, academicians and students. Please click here to watch the video on our Facebook page.
Nomination Cycle For Infosys Prize 2016 Closed
The nomination cycle for this year’s Infosys Prize closed on June 10th at 11.55 PM IST. The team would like to thank our esteemed nomination council for its valuable contribution towards creating a rich nominee pool. The Jury will consider all nominations until October, and the winners announcement shall take place shortly afterwards.
Infosys Science Foundation Partners With Agastya International Foundation To Launch Mobile Science Labs
Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) in partnership with Agastya International Foundation (AIF) today announced the inauguration of 'Mobile Science Labs'. The labs are designed to spur curiosity and creativity among students and make learning an interactive experience. They will carry science models to schools across districts in Karnataka and allow children to have a hands-on learning experience, while beholding the mystical experience of science as it unfolds.
Infosys Prize 2015 Presentation Ceremony Feb 13th, 2016 At Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, felicitated the winners of the Infosys Prize 2015across six categories: Engineering and Computer Science, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences. This year’s winners are an eclectic mix of people – an ex-army officer, a monk and a philosopher among others, whose work spans fields as diverse as analytical Indian Philosophy, the atomic structure of the killer malaria parasite and India’s foreign and security policies.