New Delhi, Apr 14 (PTI) A gaggle of Indian and Sri Lankan scientists will collaborate in areas starting from meals to data and communication expertise, the Division of Science and Know-how stated on Wednesday. ‘9 groups consisting of scientists from India and Sri Lanka will work on centered analysis in areas like meals expertise, plant based mostly medicines, metrology, area analysis and functions, robotics and automation, industrial electronics, renewable vitality, waste administration, and knowledge and communication expertise,” the DST added.
It stated the groups have been granted collaborative assist from the Division of Science and Know-how (DST), the State Ministry of Abilities Growth, Vocational Training, Analysis and Innovation of Sri Lanka, in opposition to the joint name for proposals from a variety of areas.
The decision for proposal was launched on account of the conclusion of inter-governmental cooperation in Science & Know-how between India and Sri Lanka in 2008.
The S&T cooperation between India and Sri Lanka was initiated and mentioned by way of India Sri Lanka Sub-Fee on Science & Know-how underneath the umbrella of the inter-governmental India-Sri Lanka Joint Fee.
The fee in its assembly held at Colombo in November 2010 had advisable growth of a programme of cooperation in Science and Know-how, figuring out mutual areas of curiosity, together with use of area expertise for societal companies utilizing Indian satellites.
Aside from these, the 2 nations have additionally determined to assist three workshop proposals from amongst 193 widespread proposals obtained in response to the decision.
As of now, 27 joint analysis initiatives in meals expertise, supplies, and plant-based drugs, industrial electronics have been supported, the assertion added. PTI PR TIR TIR