Narayan Pradhan selected for 2022 GD Birla Award for Scientific Research
- Professor Narayan Pradhan has been selected for the 31st GD Birla Award for Scientific Research for his outstanding contribution in the field of material sciences.
- Prof. Pradhan is a member of the faculty at the School of Material Sciences, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur.
- G.D. Birla Award for Scientific Research
- The award was instituted in 1991 by the K. K. Birla Foundation in honour of the Indian philanthropist Ghanshyam Das Birla.
- The award is given every year to an outstanding scientific research, mostly done during the past 5 years, in all branches of science including medical science, basic and applied.
- The research must be done by an Indian scientist, below the age of 50, living and working in India.
- The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 1.5 lakhs (0.15 million).
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