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The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) invites essays as per following details written in any official Indian language or in English from regular full time students studying for graduation in India (after 10+2), in any discipline, in an Indian university or an institute deemed to be a university. The essays should be submitted by a single author. Those who have won prizes (including consolation prize) in our earlier essay contests are not eligible.
The essay should begin with an introduction and end with a conclusion. The introduction should highlight the multifarious achievements of DAE in basic sciences and nuclear technology development and how these have helped in overall societal development in the country. The introductory portion should not exceed 350 words & should be followed by a detailed essay not exceeding 1500 words in any one of topics given below. The conclusion should not exceed 150 words. The entire essay should not exceed 2000 words.
NUCLEAR POWER IN INDIA ? CHALLENGES AND FUTURE DIRECTION
Energy Scenario ? Demand ?Supply gap
Indian Nuclear Power Programme
Role of Nuclear Energy in future energy mix
Technology development for front and back end
Evolution of safety approach
Why India needs international collaboration?
Economical aspects of Nuclear power
SOCIETAL BENEFITS OF NON-POWER APPLICATIONS OF NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Historical perspective of radioisotopes
Production and properties of radioisotopes and radiation
Radiotracer applications in industry
Applications of sealed radioisotopes and radiation technologies in Industry
Isotopes applications in hydrology and water resources management
Radioisotopes and radiation based technologies for material processing
Radiopharmaceuticals as diagnostic and therapeutic agents in health care
Radiation therapy for cancer treatment
Application of radiations in agriculture and food processing
New developments in industrial applications of radioisotope technology
Role of radioisotope technology in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
LASER LIGHT IN THE SERVICE OF INDIAN NUCLEAR ENERGY
Introduction : Invention of lasers and their unique properties
Recent developments of lasers: High powers and ultrashort pulses (Pettawatts to Femtoseconds)
Applications of lasers in nuclear energy: Laser decontamination and decommissioning, Laser isotope separation, Laser based nuclear reactions
Inertial confinement fusion with MegaJoule lasers
Ultratrace analysis of Radionuclides
Laser Rapid prototyping
The essay should be sent to the address given below directly by the contestant, along with bonafide studentship certificate from the Principal of his/her College/Institute. No essay will be accepted if sent by E-mail or Telefax. The participant shall write his/her name, College/Institute and Residential address with Contact no and Email-ID of the Student as well as the Institute on a separate detachable sheet to facilitate communicating the results of the written Essay. Name or address should not be written elsewhere on the text of the essay.
After initial screening and evaluation, a maximum of thirty six essays will be selected and their authors will be invited to Mumbai in the last week of October 2016 for an oral presentation of the essays. Final selection will be made on the basis of both- performance in oral presentation and quality of the written essay. Candidates are permitted to make powerpoint presentations. Only the candidates short-listed for oral presentation will be informed. No other correspondence in this matter will be entertained. Those called for oral presentation in Mumbai shall be eligible
The essay should be sent to the address given below directly by the contestant, along with bonafide studentship certificate from the Principal of his/her College/Institute. No essay will be accepted if sent by E-mail or Telefax. The participant shall write his/her name, College/Institute and Residential address with Contact no and Email-ID of the Student as well as the Institute on a separate detachable sheet to facilitate communicating the results of the written Essay. Name or address should not be written elsewhere on the text of the essay. for:
a) To and fro AC 3-Tier rail fare by the shortest route. Claim for reimbursement of rail fare for journey performed by Rajdhani/August Kranti/Shatabdi Express will be restricted to AC 3-Tier by ordinary Express/Mail train.
b) Boarding and lodging in the Guest House of BARC at Anushaktinagar, Mumbai during the authorized period of stay.
Address for sending the essays:
Assistant Administrative Officer, Public Awareness Division,
Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India,
Anushakti Bhavan, CSM Marg, Mumbai 400 001.
Email:- email@example.com This information is also available on www.dae.gov.in
For more details & Eligibility, Terms and Conditions please refer the Essay Contest Publisher Website
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