December 04-08, 2016


Kanpur, INDIA

Student Awards

Photonics 2004 Endowment Prize

Photonics 2004 Endowment Prize is instituted by International School of Photonics, CUSAT and NeST Photonics, Cochin for the best device-based paper presented in the Oral/Poster session of the Photonics Conference held once in every two years in India. All interested are requested to note the following points:

  • The prize consists of Rs 20,000 plus a Trophy and Citation.
  • The prize is given to a device-oriented work done entirely in any of the academic institutions in India.
  • The award committee would judge such papers based on the originality, device commercialization possibility, understanding of the work and its implications by the presenter.
  • The prize is for the work and hence the paper could be multiple authored.
  • Since CUSAT and NeST Cochin are hosting the award, papers from CUSAT and NeST will not be considered for the award.

How to apply :

Those who wish to get their paper considered for the award, should send one soft copy of the paper along with CV to Prof P Radhakrishnan ( with a copy to Prof V P N Nampoori ( The award will be given during the concluding session of the Conference.

The last date for submission is Nov. 15, 2016.

More announcement and information will be provided soon.

Please contact conference cordinator for more details.

Event Location


December 4 - 8, 2016

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