Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

The Department of Chemistry and the Department of Physics, IIT Kanpur, together with National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), New Delhi, organized a nurturance camp from January 4 – 8 , 2023. In this camp, 20 students, who were awardees of the National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) from different parts of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra stayed in IIT Kanpur campus for 5 days and attended several lectures from IIT Kanpur professors. In addition, they carried out laboratory experiments and visited some of the research facilities at IIT Kanpur.

Event Programme
Date/Time 4th Jan 5th Jan 6th Jan 7th Jan 8th Jan
9:30-10:45 Inauguration TL3 – Physics Saikat Ghosh TL4- Computer Science Rajat Mittal EML5 – J. Ramkumar Medical Technology EML6- Music and Mechanics Pankaj Wahi  
11:15-12:30 TL1 – Chemistry Madhav Ranganathan EML2 - Chemistry Namrata Singh TL5 - Chemistry Ramesh Ramapanicker Site Visit 2 – MedTech Center Lab - Physics
14:00-15:15 TL2 – Maths G. Santhanam EML 3 Engineering Career - Anindya Chatterjee TL6- Maths G. Santhanam Lab - Chemistry EML7 - Indian Musical Instruments Anurag Gupta  
15:15-16:30 EML 1 - Biology Nitin Gupta EML4  - Space Science Pankaj Jain TL-7  Mechanics Anindya Chatterjee Site Visit 1 – Flexible electronics Center Closing Session and Awards
17:00-18:00 Interactive session, assignments, games, quizzes, problem solving sessions, doubt-clearing sessions.  

TL (7)= Technical Lecture
EML(7) = Exploratory/Motivational Lecture
Lab (2) – Laboratories

The camp was conducted by Profs Madhav Ranganathan (Chemistry) and Saikat Ghosh (Physics) and mentored by Dr. Gulfam (NCERT).

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