Secretary DST, Dr S Chandrasekhar mentioned the significance of connecting scientists from India and the US to collaborate on rising applied sciences similar to AI and Sensible Linked Cities in a gathering with the US delegation led by Dr Sethuraman Panchanathan, Director, Nationwide Science Basis (NSF). Thrown mild on. ,
Professor Ajay Okay Sood, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Authorities of India together with Secretaries of all Scientific Ministries and Departments additionally participated within the assembly.
Dr. Chakrashekhar identified that expertise innovation facilities supported by the Division of Science and Expertise (DST) are being linked with scientific companies in america and this has resulted within the institution of formal collaborations with scientific teams at numerous establishments throughout america. .
“A complete of 35 scientific partnerships have been recognized underneath this framework to be supported within the areas of IoT and IoE, main areas of knowledge analytics, sensible energy, well being, local weather and subsequent technology telecommunications; On constructing cyber-physical techniques for Pc Imaginative and prescient, Augmented Actuality and Digital Actuality,” he stated.
Dr Rajesh Gokhale, Secretary DBT defined how his division is working in the direction of the well being of the nation by way of agriculture and biomedical analysis. He steered creating new partnerships in these areas.
Dr. M. Ravichandran, Secretary MoES elaborated on the continued Indo-US cooperation in polar analysis and Antarctic analysis. In addition they proposed to conduct joint research on marine sources (together with deep sea missions), excessive local weather/climate phenomena.
Dr N Kalaiselvi, DG CSIR talks in regards to the 8 Mission Directorates of CSIR by way of which 38 CSIR laboratories are working to supply analysis outputs of commercial relevance.
Dr. Panchanathan underlined that international cooperation is profitable as the 2 nations share values and aspirations collectively. “Since, values are frequent and nations are democratic, there may be respect, reciprocity and mental prosperity for each citizen. The 2 nations are wanting ahead to a mutually engaging partnership,” defined Dr. Panchanathan.
Ms. Particia Lasina, In-charge d’affairs, US Embassy, New Delhi additionally reaffirmed her continued help for the Joint S&T Cooperative Program, a dedication made by Prime Minister Modi and President Biden.