Noble Laureates To Visit India For 2010 Asian Science Camp
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India will host the three-day Asian Science Camp (ASC) from August 10 in Mumbai which will be attended by Nobel Laureates and international students.
India is all set to host the 2010 Asian Science Camp for the first time in. The science to be held from August 17 to 21 is financially supported by the Department of Science and Technology and Department of Atomic Energy and will be hosted in Navy Mumbai.
The camp will be attended by around 185 students and 30 teachers from 20 countries and aims to enlighten talented science students through discussions and dialogue with top scholars of the world. Eleven world renowned scientists from India and abroad, including Nobel Laureates Prof. Richard R Ernst (Switzerland) and Prof. Makoto Kobayashi (Japan) will be the speakers at the camp.
H.C. Pradhan, director, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education that is hosting the camp said “In the coming decades, science will assume great importance especially in Asia. The camp is therefore a means to motivate younger generations to pursue research and not just science,”