The social processes by which scientific and technical data—whether packaged into texts, folks, machines, pictures, or other types—is created, evaluated, challenged, spread, transformed, and fitted into social relations. An immersive experience, the program is designed to broaden fellows’ appreciation of employment opportunities outside academia and depart them with each a agency grasp of the necessary and dynamic position of science and know-how in resolution-making and a better understanding of the position that they can play in strengthening the science and expertise enterprise for the betterment of mankind.
Building on 15 years of activity, STAS remains a vibrant useful resource to Department management, senior foreign service and bureaus and offices across the division providing a focus for S&T as a key part of U.S. foreign coverage, whereas at the identical time serving as a central bridge between the Department and the huge science and expertise neighborhood in the United States and abroad.
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) beneath Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and North East Centre for Technology Application and Research (NECTAR) to use spatial expertise comparable to satellite knowledge to watch and manage national highways.
The Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology of the Government of India has change into solely the second country outdoors of Europe to affix the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO), which consists of 1,700 eminent scientists and 84 Nobel laureates, and aims to encourage analysis within the subject of life sciences.
Antrix Corporation Limited (Antrix), the business arm of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), is holding preliminary discussions with among the global house agencies of USA, Canada, France, Republic of Korea and Turkey to enable them to utilise the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) companies for the overseas customer satellites.