Yelavarthy Nayudamma Memorial award to Jayant Vishnu Narlikar for 2013
February 21, 2014 - New Delhi
Jayant Vishnu Narlikar, a world famous scientist, who discovered three particles on outer layers of earth is selected for the prestigious Yelavarthy Nayudamma award for the year 2013. The award will be presented to him on March 1 by the former Union Home Secretary K Padmanabhiah who will preside over as the chief guest.
Earlier recipients of this prestigious award include T Ramaswami, A Sivathanu Pillai, Nori Dattatreyuudu, Sam Ptroda, G Madhavan Nair, Kota Harinarayana, VK Aatre, R Chidambaram, RA Mashedlkar, JS Bajaj, K Kasturirangan, Verghese Kurien, SZ Qasim, MGK Menon and MS Swaminathan, Dr Vijay Kumar Saraswat, Dr.V Shanta (2010) Rajendra Singh Pawar (2011), Lalji Singh (2012).