Dr A K Singh, director at Life Sciences, DRDOhas been honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award 2019 during 4th APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave at Chandigarh University, Mohali. He has made notable contributions in Internal Decorporation of Fission Produced Radionuclides and Infection Imaging. The conclave was organised by the university to note World Creativity and Innovation Day.
He has contributed to more than 57 research publications and patented more than 18 project. To detect the infectious lesion, he discovered a “Diagnobact” Kit. And also introduced Pharmacosyntigraphy, i.e. application of nuclear medicine imaging in drug research.
4th Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave :
For Best Innovative Project Awards 2019, 965 innovative projects competed against each other. Pankaj Sharmabagged the first position and Best Innovation of the Year Award 2019, for Smart Trolley Bag project. Pratul and Abhishek shared second place.Pratul acquired award for for Automatic Toilet Cleaner projectand Abhishek won for prototype model for Accident Management System respectively.Third prize was jointly won by Vaibhav and Daniyal for ‘treatment of textile affluent and plastic with bio-mass to help in controlling water and air-pollution’.