The results for National Finals that were held Online on 26/27 January 2018 are available. The awards will be distributed on 24 February, at Sir C.V. Raman’s home, Panchavati, in Malleswaram. We had many excellent entries from the Finalists and our Judges helped us identify those that stood out. All participants should be proud of their work.
|Khushboo Lahoti (Physics)||Edugenie||Guwahati||Leak-proof bottle|
|Nithya KN (Biology)||Excel Public School||Mysore||Types of Joints in Human Body|
|Tara Kiran Kurre (Chemistry)||Primus Public School||Bangalore||Chemcipe – Teaching Chemistry through Cooking (Peanut Chikki)|
|Gyaneshwaran Gomathinayagam||The Doon School||Dehradun||Straw Sprinkler|
|Manmohan||Government Senior Secondary School||Patikara||Bernoulli’s Principle: Magnus Effect|
|Meena Deorukhkar||IES ORION||Mumbai||pH card|
|Anupama S||BGS National Public School||Bangalore||Rotational Motion – Toy|
|Asha Bora||Christel House India||Bangalore||Twirling cup – Electrostatic force|
|Sunil Kumar Pant||Shri Ram Centennial School||Dehradun||Newton’s Laws of Motion|
Dr. Jayant Murthy – Director, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), Bangalore; PhD, Johns Hopkins University, USA; worked at the Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA), Maryland, USA, specialist in Space Astronomy with broad interests.
Dr. Dwarakanath – Raman Research Institute (RRI), Bangalore; PhD from IISc, Main area of work Extragalactic astronomy using techniques of Radio Astronomy.
Mr. Sekhar Soorianarayanan – The Valley School, Bangalore. Hands-on science teacher for kids of all ages. Previously at GE, Bangalore. Graduate Studies at Texas Tech
Dr. Sushma V. Mallik – Retired Faculty, IIA, Bangalore. Specialised in stellar spectroscopy. PhD and career at IIA, the last doctoral student of M K Vainu Bappu, the father of optical astronomy in India. Early user of high-resolution techniques using facilities at the Kavalur Observatory.
Mr. Proteep Mallik– School of Liberal Studies, Azim Premji University, Bangalore. Extensive experience in the field of optical engineering with firms such as Pacific Biosciences and KLA-Tencor in the USA. Graduate studies at Optical Sciences Center, Univ. of Arizona, USA.