Seminar on ‘Role of Nuclear Science in Energy Production and Societal Applications’ at JSS College, Mysuru.

Mysuru, March 1, 2019:  The Undergraduate and Postgraduate Department of Physics, JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, B.N. Road, Mysuru, has organized a two-day UGC sponsored, Sate-Level Seminar on the topic “Role of Nuclear Science in Energy Production and Societal Applications,” on March 1 – 2, 2019, as part of the ‘National Science Day’.

Prof. T.K. Umesh, University of Mysore, inaugurated the seminar today. In his keynote address, he spoke about the importance of Nuclear Physics, Particle Physics, Nuclear Reactors and Applications of Nuclear Radiations for the Society.

Sri Srikanthan M R, Chairman, INS, Mysuru Chapter, spoke on the Indian Nuclear Society and the popularisation of nuclear techniques and nuclear-based research facilities.

Prof. B.V. Sambashivaiah, Chief Executive, presided over the function and explained the importance of celebrating the ‘Science Day’. On the occasion, he also spoke about the achievements of Indian Nobel Laureate in Physics Sir C.V. Raman.

Prof. M. Mahadevappa, Principal of the College welcomed the guests and the gathering. Dr. L. Vinaykumar spoke about the objective of the seminar. Dr. Vijaya Manjunathaguru gave a vote of thanks and Dr. G. Shivakumaraswamy compered.

Earlier the programme commenced with an invocation by Kum. Harishita and Kum. Rekha G. Teaching faculty of the college and students of the College in Mysuru and other JSS Colleges were present.