CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAMME
Defence Scientific Information and Documentation Centre (DESIDOC),
Delhi, organised a course on Web Page Designing and Information Services
during 22-26 August 2005. Forty participants from various DRDO labs/estts
attended the course. Dr Mohinder Singh, Director, inaugurated the
course and also presided over the valedictory function. Shri SC Saxena,
Sci D and Shri Sumit Goswami, Sci C were the Course Director and
Course Coordinator respectively.
Defence Institute of Psychological Research (DIPR), Delhi, organised
a course on Recent Advances in Psychological Assessment during 1-5 August
2005. Dr KV Raghavan, Chairman, RAC, Delhi, inaugurated the
course. The course was organised for Services Selection Board (SSB)
scientists, working in the Army, Air Force and Naval Selection Boards in
India. Fifteen participants from various SSB's participated in the course.
The course aimed at exposing and deliberating on the recent developments and
trends in selection system.
Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL), Hyderabad,
organised a course on Computer and Office Management during 22-26 August
2005. Dr AM Sriramamurty, Director, inaugurated the course which
was attended by nineteen participants from various DRDO labs/estts. Dr KV
Rama Rao, Sci F, was the Course Director. Shri N Maitra, Sci G
delivered the valedictory address and gave away certificates to the
Institute of Technology Management (ITM ), Mussoorie, organised a
course on Basic Project Management Skills for (DRTC Officers) during 1-5
August 2005. The aim of the course was to prepare DRTC officers to
contribute more effectively in time-bound R&D projects and to acquaint DRTC
officers with fundamentals of project management and impart requisite
knowledge and skills. Twenty-eight participants from various DRDO labs/estt
attended the course. Col RK Pant, Offg Director, ITM, Mussoorie
inaugurated and presided over the valedictory function.
ITM , Mussoorie, organised a course on IT Based Management Support Systems
during 1-5 August 20. Seven participants attended the course. Shri Rajjan
Singhal, Ex Prof, Univrersity of Concordia, Canada was the Guest
Faculty. Col RK Pant, Offg Director, ITM inaugurated as well as
delivered the valedictory address.
Laser Science and Technology Centre (LASTEC), Delhi, organised a
course on Laser Remote Sensing Techniques and Applications during 1-5
August 2005. Dr Anil Kumar, Director, inaugurated the course and
delivered the keynote address on Overview of Laser Remote Sensing
Techniques. Twenty-seven participants from various DRDO labs/estt attended
the course. Dr JP Dudeja, Sci F was the Course Director.
Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL), Kochi, organised
a course on Mathematical Preliminaries for Numerical Modeling during 29
August-2 September 2005. This refresher course was aimed to update the
knowledge on the subject with a futuristic outlook. Dr R R Rao,
Associate Director, NPOL inaugurated the course which was attended by
twenty-seven participants from various DRDO labs/estts. Shri V Chander,
Director, presided over the valedictory function and gave away certificates.
Dr K V Sanil Kumar, Sci E was the Course Coordinator.
Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL), Visakhapatnam,
organised a course on Hardware in Loop Simulation with 6 DOF Trajectory
Simulation Model during 8-12 August 2005. Twenty-six participants from
various labs/estts attended the course. Dr K Satyanarayana, Director,
delivered the inaugural address. Shri A Surendra Rao, Sci E was the
OTHER COURSES / CONFERENCES
DRDO-Media Interactive Workshop was organised under the chairmanship
of Shri Prahlada, Chairman, IGMDP and Director, DRDL, Hyderabad.
Shri Sachidananda Murthy, Director Member, Press Council of India and
Chief of Bureau, The Week Magazine, New Delhi; and Shri I Ramamohan Rao,
Chief Editor, Asian News International, Former Information Advisor to the
Defence Minister were the Chief Guest for the workshop. Dr W Selvamurthy
CCR&D (LS&HR), DRDO HQrs delivered the inaugural address while Brig
Umang Kapoor, Director C-TEC and Coordinator PR, DRDO HQrs delivered the
A workshop on Disciplinary and Inquiry Procedure, Role of Inquiry
Officer (IO) and Presenting Officer (PO) was organised by the Directorate
of Personnel (DOP) and held at Electronics and Radar Development
Establishment (LRDE), Bangalore, during 10-12 August 2005.
Shri KU Limaye, CCR&D (ECS) inaugurated the workshop. Dr W
Selvamurthy, CCR&D (LS & HR) presided over the valedictory function.
Thirty participants attended the workshop.
Research Centre Imarat (RCI), Hyderabad, organised an Orientation
Course for New Scientists during 1-6 September 2005. Fifty scientists
attended the course. Dr VK Saraswat, Distinguished Scientist &
Director, RCI inaugurated the course. Shri W N Raghupathy, Associate
Director, RCI presided over the valedictory function.
Dr AM Varaprasad, Head, HRDG was the Course Director.