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Science Prizes
The Young NanoScientist India Award

The Young NanoScientist India Award, sponsored by Oxford Instruments, recognises and encourages young scientists in India.

The Award is presented biennially to a scientist, younger than 45 years of age, for outstanding research in the fabrication and characterisation of nanomaterials and nanostructures in physical or bio nanotechnology.

The Young NanoScientist India Award has a selection committee comprising of 5 senior professors. This committee selects the winner from the candidates who have been nominated for the prize.

The award comprises of a commemorative certificate, trophy, a cash prize of INR ₹200,000 and a unique opportunity to give invited lectures at selected foreign Universities.

Dr Mandar M. Deshmukh receives the 'Young Nanoscientist India Award 2019' for his outstanding contribution to Nanotechnology in India. Dr Deshmukh has been felicitated by Bharat Ratna Prof. C.N.R. Rao on 30th May at the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore.

More information on this Prize can be found on the NT Forum Website.