An Asian Science Camp is being hosted and organised by India, where scientists and students from across the world will participate, for the first time from Aug 17-19. The objective of the camp is to enlighten talented science students through discussions and dialogue with top scholars of the world.
Some of the expected eminent digniteries include Nobel Laureates Prof. Richard R Ernst (Switzerland) and Prof. Makoto Kobayashi (Japan) mentioned HC Pradhan, Director of the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education. It is expected that over 200 science students and 30 teachers from more than 20 countries of Asia will be participating in the three-day event. This is the first time that the science camp is being held in India. The previous ones were held at Taipei (2007), Bali (2008) and Ibaraki, Japan (2009).