Current Affairs

Dr. A K Singh honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at Kalam Innovation Conclave

Dr. A K Singh, director at Life Sciences, DRDO has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award 2019 during the 4th APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave at Chandigarh University, Mohali.
Dr. A K Singh honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at Kalam Innovation Conclave

About the work of Dr. A K Singh:

  • He has made notable contributions in Internal Decorporation of Fission Produced Radionuclides and Infection Imaging.
  • He also discovered a Diagnobact Kit to detect the infectious lesion.
  • He also introduced Pharmacosyntigraphy, i.e. application of nuclear medicine imaging in drug research.

About the 4th Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave:

  • For Best Innovative Project Awards 2019, 965 innovative projects competed against each other.
  • Pankaj Sharma bagged the first position and Best Innovation of the Year Award 2019, for Smart Trolley Bag project.
  • Pratul and Abhishek shared second place.
  • Pratul acquired an award for Automatic Toilet Cleaner project.
  • Abhishek won for prototype model for Accident Management System respectively.
  • Third prize was jointly won by Vaibhav and Daniyal for treatment of textile affluent and plastic with bio-mass to help in controlling water and air pollution.

About the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO):

  • DRDO was formed in 1958.
  • It is headquartered in New Delhi.
  • It's Chairman is Dr.G.Satheesh Reddy.
  • The Minister responsible for DRDO functioning is Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman.
  • The parent organization of DRDO is the Ministry of Defence.
  • DRDO is charged with the military's research and development.

Question:

Q. Which DRDO employee has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award 2019 during the 4th APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave at Chandigarh University, Mohali?
a. Dr. B K Singh
b. Dr. L K Singh
c. Dr. A K Singh
d. Dr. G K Singh
Dr. A K Singh honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at Kalam Innovation Conclave Dr. A K Singh honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at Kalam Innovation Conclave Reviewed by Neha Verma on April 16, 2019 Rating: 5

No comments:

Join 8,000+ readers and get free notes in your email