SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS – 2011

SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS – 2011

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, in association with Department of Science and Technology and Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, New Delhi. Summer Research Fellowships – 2011

The total number of fellowships offered will be around 80

AREAS OF RESEARCH

Life Sciences: Infectious and non-infectious diseases, bioinformatics, developmental biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, life-history evolution, immunology, circadian biology, animal behavior, behavioral ecology, evolutionary genetics, experimental evolution, chronobiology, behavior.

Materials Sciences: Including Nano Sciences, energy and green materials.

Chemical Sciences: Solid state chemistry, theoretical and computational chemistry, organic, physical and inorganic chemistry, organic and asymmetric synthesis, medicinal and bio-organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, supramolecular chemistry.

Physical Sciences: Condensed matter theory and experiment, statistical physics, semiconductor materials physics, biophysics, nano physics, polymer physics, organic electronics, computational material science, soft matter, semiconductor interfaces and heterostructures.

Engineering Sciences: Theoretical and computational fluid dynamics, flow of complex fluids, granular media, experimental fluid mechanics, thermal science, chemical engineering & physical metallurgy and non linear dynamics

Mathematics

Atmospheric Sciences: Atmospheric boundary layer, near-surface environment, radiation, solar-terrestrial relations, monsoon dynamics, modeling.

Eligibility for applying

Academic requirements: Students who have secured not less than 80% in Maths and Science subjects in their 10th and 12th or equivalent examinations and not less than first class in graduation and post graduation ( if applicable).

Only students presently studying in

  • I & II year of B.Sc
  • I, II & III year of B.E (Not eligible for applying to the Chemical and Materials Science areas of research)
  • B.Tech (Not eligible for applying to the Chemical and Materials Science areas of research)
  • B.V.Sc (Not eligible for applying to the Chemical and Materials Science areas of research)
  • B.Pharma. (Not eligible for applying to the Chemical and Materials Science areas of research)
  • I year of M.Sc
  • I – IV year of Integrated M.Sc

With the above mentioned academic requirements should apply.

The students selected under this programme are placed with scientists at the Centre or elsewhere in India, for 2 months with a stipend of Rs. 6000 /- P.M and travel support as per Govt. of India norms.

Detailed information and application form can be downloaded from http://www.jncasr.ac.in/srfp.php or may be obtained by writing to the address mentioned below with a self-addressed envelope of 16×25 cms with stamp of Rs. 10/-

Mailing address

The Assistant Coordinator

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research

Jakkur P.O., Bangalore 560 064.

The total number of fellowships offered will be around 80

NOTE: About 15 students will be chosen as Rajiv Gandhi Science Talent Research Fellows based on the completed project reports

Last dates for request for application form: 22nd November 2010

Last dates for downloading application form from website: 01st December 2010

Last dates for receipt of completed application: 10th December 2010

Courtesy: www.jncasr.ac.in

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