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The Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS), founded on July 29, 1876 by Dr Mahendra Lal Sircar, is an autonomous Institute. It is the oldest research institute in India. The institute is devoted to the pursuit of fundamental  research in the frontier areas of  Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Energy, Polymer and Materials. In each field, IACS nurtures young and innovative research fellows in their doctoral programs.

Sir C. V. Raman worked at IACS during 1907 to 1933 on various topics of Physics making discovery of the celebrated effect on scattering of light in1928, which bears his name and that brought many accolades including the Nobel Prize (Nobel Lecture by Sir C V Raman and Presentation Speech  by Professor H. Pleijel, Chairman of the Nobel Committee) in 1930. The American Chemical Society designated the Raman Effect as an International Historic Chemical Landmark in 1998.

Annual General Meeting of the IACS will be held on 22nd June, 2016 at 12.00 noon

Election of one Vice-President, one Hon. Secretary, one Hon. Treasurer and six Members of the Management Committee of IACS, Kolkata

Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. program in Physical Sciences

Election of Management Committee, IACS, Kolkata

Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. program in Biological Sciences

The Adjourned meeting of the Annual General Meeting of IACS will be held on 1st July, 2016 at 11-00 a.m. in the M L S Hall




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