Raipur // The two-day 18th Young Scientist Conference 2023 which was organized under the joint aegis of Chhattisgarh Council of Science and Technology and Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University, concluded on May 04 at Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Auditorium. Numerous budding scientists were felicitated with the 2023-Young Scientist Award in 19 identified fields. The young scientists were also honored with medals, certificates, and a prize of Rs 21 thousand. The budding scientists who have won this award will also be given an opportunity to do research work in any national laboratory and national research center. Dr. Lalit Sharma, Chairman of National Academic Committee, National Children’s Science Congress, Government of India, was the chief guest of the ceremony. The program was presided over by Dr. Sachchidanand Shukla, Vice-Chancellor of Pt Ravi Shanker Shukla University, and Mr. S. Karmakar, Director General of Chhattisgarh Council of Science and Technology. The distinguished guests on the panel, scientists, and officials present in the ceremony congratulated these young scientists and wished them a bright future.
1. Richa Sau and Sonal Upadhyay from College of Agriculture, Indira Gandhi Agricultural University Raipur were awarded in the field of Agricultural Science, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, , 2. Chhaya Bhatt, School of Chemistry, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University was awarded in Agricultural Engineering and Technology, 3. Rasleen Kaur from the School of Biotechnology, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University was awarded in Biology 4. Anita Bhoi in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics and Biomedical Sciences, School of Biotechnology, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University 5. Lavkesh Kumar Singh Tanwar from School of Chemistry, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University was awarded in the field of Chemical sciences6. Tanveer Haider from NIT was awarded in the field of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 7. Anushree Saha from Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University was awarded in chemical sciences 8.. Mayank Lowanshi from I.I.T. was awarded in Computer sciences,Electrical & Instrumentation, 9. Shyamantika Sarkar from, Department of Architecture, NIT in architecture and civil engineering10. Ayushi Sharma , Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT in Electrical & Electronic Engineering11. Rajeev Nayan in Mechanical Mechatronics and Production Engineering, School of Chemistry, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University 12. Aishwaryashri Tamarkar Engineering and Forestry, School of Chemistry, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University in Environmental Sciences,13. Bhanu Pratap Nayak in Home Sciences and Behavioral Sciences ,. D.B. Kanya Mahavidyalaya 14. Nisha Gupta in Life Sciences, School of Biotechnology, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University 15. Shikha Tiwari was awarded in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, School of Mathematics, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University 16. Sharda Gupta from Department of Biomedical Engineering, N.I.T. in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences,17. Kanchan Tiwari , Department of Physics, Nagarjuna P.G. College of Science College 18. Ankita Thakre from Animal Husbandry and Dairy Technology, College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Anjora, in Veterinary Science19. Sonali Swagatika from Regional Research Centre, Central Institute of Fuel Research, Bilaspur was awarded in Mining Metallurgy and Applied Geology
Prof. Kallol, K. Ghosh, and Prof. Shams Parvez were the special guests, and Prof. Manas Kanti Deb and Dr. Joyce K. Rai were the program coordinators. It is noteworthy that officers and employees of the Chhattisgarh Council of Science and Technology and Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University made a significant contribution in making the program successful.