Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2014

Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2014-Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research-SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2014

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research

Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2014

(Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, in association with Dept. of Science and Technology and Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, New Delhi)

Website :http://www.jncasr.ac.in/fe/srfp.php E-mail: srfp@jncasr.ac.in Phone: 080-22082776

Summer Research Fellowship

Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2014 - Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research - SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2014

InformatIon sheet - Summer research fellowships - 2014

In association with the Department of science and technology and the rajiv Gandhi foundation, new Delhi. for motivated and talented Indian students in science and engineering.

Areas of researCh:

Life sciences: Infectious and non-infectious diseases, bioinformatics, developmental biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, life-history evolution, immunology, circadian biology, animal behaviour, behavioural ecology, evolutionary genetics, experimental evolution, life-history evolution, population dynamics, phylogeography, behavioural neurobiology and behavioural genetics.

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 and chemistry of nanomaterials.

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, heterostructures, physical metallurgy and transmission electron microscopy.

Engineering sciences: Theoretical and computational fuid dynamics, fow of complex fuids, granular media, experimental fuid mechanics, thermal science, chemical engineering and non-linear dynamics.

Mathematics Atmospheric sciences: Atmospheric boundary layer, near-surface environment, radiation, solar-terrestrial relations, monsoon dynamics, modelling.

Minium Academic Requirements for applying :

? 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 frst class in graduation and post graduation (if applicable).

? Students presently studying in I & II year of B.Sc, II, III & IV year of B.S., I, II & III year of B.E/ B.Tech., I year of M.Sc. and I - IV year of Integrated M.Sc. can apply for Life Sciences and Mathematics.

? Students presently studying in II & III year of B.Sc, II, III & IV year B.S., II, III & IV year of B.E/ B.Tech., I year of M.Sc. and II - IV year of Integrated M.Sc. can apply for Physical Sciences, Engineering Sciences and Atmospheric Sciences.

? Students presently studying in I year of M.Sc. can apply for Materials Sciences and Chemical Sciences.

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

The total number of fellowships offered will be around 80.

About 15 students will be chosen as rajiv Gandhi science talent research fellows based on the completed project reports only selected candidates will be intimated by 1st april 2014 and the list will be also available on the web site.

Mailing address:

The Coordinator Summer research fellowships Programme Jawaharlal nehru Centre for advanced scientifc research, Jakkur P.o., Bangalore 560 064.

Last date for requests for hardcopy application form: 9th December 2013 Last date for downloading application form from website: 12th December 2013 Last date for receipt of completed application form: 20th December 2013

note: 1. Please ensure that your completed application includes:

(a) two confdential reports sealed by the referee and with the referees? signatures across the seals.

(b) Xerox copies of relevant mark sheets etc.

2. students who have already completed this programme earlier need not apply.

3. your ?area of research? on the left hand top corner of the mailing envelope.

4. mere applying to this programme does not warrant selection.

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research invites applications for itsSummer Research Fellowship Programme 2014, for motivated and talented Indian students in Science and Engineering. Detailed information and application form is available on http://www.jncasr.ac.in/fe/srfp.php website. Application form can also be obtained by writing to the address mentioned below with a self-addressed envelope of 16x25 cms with stamp of Rs. 10/- .

Coordinator, Summer Research Fellowship Programme, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur P.O., Bangalore 560 064.

For more details please visit : www.jncasr.ac.in/fe/srfp.php

Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2014-Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research-SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2014