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Prof. Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao

On September 10th 2020 the revolutionary Indian-American mathematician and statistician Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao celebrated his hundredth birthday.

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Industry led Science & Technologies Cluster development
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National Research Foundation 2020

Share your thoughts and views on how to leverage the National Research Foundation to meet the goal of excellence and inclusiveness in all fields.

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About the
PSA Office

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About the
PSA Office

In November 1999, Cabinet Secretariat established the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India. The PSA’s office aims to provide pragmatic and objective advice to the Prime Minister and the cabinet in matters of Science and Technology.

Since April 2018, Prof. K. VijayRaghavan is India's Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India.
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Some of our
Key Initiatives

The Prime Minister's Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC)
PM-STIAC
Empowered Technology Group (ETG)
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What is PM-STIAC?

An overarching council that facilitates the PSA’s Office to assess the status in specific science and technology domains, comprehend challenges, formulate interventions, develop a futuristic roadmap and advise the Prime Minister accordingly.

The project management team at Invest India, together with the office of the PSA, will facilitate the delivery and progress of all 9 national missions under PM-STIAC.

Our 9 missions under undefined
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Spotlight of the week

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Spotlight of the week

Mylab Discovery Solutions developed the first made-in-India COVID-19 testing kit

 

Mylab Discovery Solutions in Pune, developed the first made-in-India COVID-19 testing kit. The kit can test 24 samples in a single run, provide results within 2 hours and costs INR 1,200  - a quarter of the INR 4,500 that India pays to import Covid-19 testing kits from abroad. 

Technology
 Frontiers

AI
Artificial Intelligence (AI) Enabled Technologies

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Enabled Technologies

Artificial intelligence powered technologies & innovations are poised to disrupt the world and transform human history. As powerful agents of change, AI technologies prov ...

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EV
Future of Transportation - Electric Vehicles

Future of Transportation - Electric Vehicles

Increasing level of air pollution in Indian cities has been a cause of concern for policy makers. More than 25 Indian cities are within the 100 most polluted cities in th ...

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Publications & Reports

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Sustainable Technology

Action Plan for a Secure and Sustainable Agriculture

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Sustainable Technologies
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Opportunities for Green Chemistry Initiatives

Jul 31
Future of Transportation
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Batteries and Supercapacitors for Energy Storage and Delivery Needs of India Reports

Jul 31

Story of The Month

Science ImpactsLives

Science and technology has the ability to impact lives across India. In this endeavour, the office of the PSA is working towards identifying and commercialising the innovations across India that have the potential to improve the lives of Indians, everyday.

SMIDER (Worlds 1st smart road divider)

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Touch Screen Kiosk System For Automated Soil Testing

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IoT Sewage Treatment

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From The
PSA Office

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