Man Power Development Activity

Continuing Education Programme


High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL), Pune, organised a course on High Explosives during 22-25 November 2004. Twenty-five participants from DGAQA, New Delhi; College of Military Engineering, Pune; Regional Centre for Military Airworthiness (Air Armament), Pune; PXE, Balasore; SPIC, Delhi; ARDE, Pune and HEMRL attended the course. Dr K Satyanarayana, Director, NSTL, inaugurated the course. Shri AK Kapoor, Director, CFEES, Delhi was the Chief Guest for the valedictory function. Dr SN Asthana, Sci F was the Course Director while Shri RK Sinha, Sci E was the Course Coordinator.

INMAS, Delhi

Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS), Delhi organised a course on Biostatistics during 1-5 November 2004. Eighteen participants from various DRDO labs/estts attended the course. Dr RM Panday, Director, Institute of Research in Medical Statistics (IRMS), Delhi, inaugurated the course. Dr Pushpa Mishra, Sci D was the Course Director while Ms Mamita Devi, Sci B was the Course Coordinator.

Other Courses / Conferences / Seminars

DEAL, Dehradun

Defence Electronics Applications Laboratory (DEAL), Dehradun, organised a workshop on Image Processing Activities in DRDO during 17-18 November 2004. Shri VP Sandlas, DS and CC R&D (ECS), inaugurated the workshop. Shri KVSS Prasad Rao, DS and CC R&D (TMS), also graced the occasion. Fifty-five scientists from 14 DRDO labs/estts attended the workshop.

GTRE, Bangalore

A Meet for DRDO Public Relations and Information Officers was organised at Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE), Bangalore, on 16 November 2004. The event aimed at providing basic ingredients of creative writing and technical know-how to Public Information Officers of the various labs/estts of the southern region. Brig Umang Kapoor, VSM, Director, C-TEC inaugurated the meet and Dr K Ramachandra, Director, GTRE, delivered the inaugural address. The editors of Deccan Herald, Times of India, Hindu and former Media Advisor to PM were also involved with the meet. The event was coordinated by Shri K Jay Prakash Rao, Public Relations Officer ( Bangalore Region).

ITR, Chandipur

Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur, organised a training programme on Harnessing Human Resources under the Personality Development Programme, through Central Board for Workers Education, Bhubaneswar during 1-5 November 2004. Thirty participants from ITR attended the course and highly appreciated its utility.