The organising committee of the National Level Forum on Ultra High
Vacuum Techniques and Surface Analytical Instrumentation
instituted an endowment
in the name of Dr.C.P.Gopalaraman,
Former Executive Director of the Tamilnadu Science and
Technology Centre with an objective to popularise science
popular lectures etc., for the benefit of the
students community every year, with a seed money of Rs.20,000/-.
On the request made by the Tamilnadu Science and Technology
Centre, the Indian
Society of Scientific Glassblowers, Chennai have also
contributed a modest donation of Rs.20,000/- towards Dr.C.P.Gopalaraman Endowment
Fund on 29.03.1999.
The accrued interest are being utilised for organising
programmes every year on 3rd
September, the day Dr.C.P.Gopalaraman, former Executive
Director is remembered for the great service rendered by him
to the Society.
OF DR.(MRS) GOWRI CHANDRAKASAN AND PROF.P.DEVADAS
Endorsing the services rendered by the Centre, Dr.(Tmt) Gowri
Chandrakasan, Deputy Director (Retired), Central Leather
Research Institute, Chennai has contributed a token sum of
Rs.10,000/- towards endowment to be created in the name of
Dr.(Tmt) Gowri Chandrakasan.
Well-wishers and family members of Prof.P.Devadas,
President, TANASTRO have contributed a token sum of
creation of an endowment in the name of Prof.P.Devadas.Utilising the interest
accrued from the respective deposits, science popularizing
programmes will be conducted on December 05, as Dr.Gowri
Chandrakasan Endowment Day and on June 09, as Prof.Devadas