School of Science celebrated ‘National Education Day’ on 11th November 2011 with the theme “Emerging Trends in Science and Technology”. A series of guest lectures by eminent experts followed by a poster competition. Shri. Balwantrai Seth, Vice President, SVKM was invited as the Guest of Honour.
The guest talks were as follows:
|Sr. No.||Name of Guest Speaker / International Visitor||Topic|
|1||Dr. Z. R. Turel, Emeritus Scientist, Chemistry Department, SVKM’s Mithibai College, Mumbai||“Neutron activation analysis and its application to multiple areas”|
|2||Dr. K. S. Laddha, Dean ICD & Prof. of Pharmacognosy, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai||“Herbals in Healthcare”|
|3||Dr. L. R. Dwivedi, Principal, SVKM’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law, Mumbai||“Masti as a teaching tool – Some reflections”|
Thirty eight students participated in poster competition in groups of two. The poster competition was based on the following themes: Health and Disease, Pharmacology and Drug Discovery, Nanotechnology and its applications, Green Chemistry, and Application of Statistics. Four best posters were given cash rewards.