Bengaluru, ninth September 2023: An interactive session on “Indian Space Program and Chandrayaan Missions”, that includes Dr. P.G. Diwakar, ISRO Chair Professor and Former Scientific Secretary of ISRO, was hosted on the SVKM’s NMIMS Deemed-to-be-University, Bengaluru Campus. In the session, the esteemed visitor delved into the realm of Chandrayan missions and the Indian Space Program, enlightening the session along with his wealthy and intriguing insights about house exploration.
Dr. P.G. Diwakar, a PhD in Participatory Geomatics, is at the moment the ISRO Chair Professor on the National Institute of Advanced Studies, IISc Campus Bengaluru, and is a former distinguished scientist from ISRO, DOS (Department of Space). In his illustrious profession, he has served in numerous capacities on the ISRO, and made important contributions in Diverse National Missions; Web Technologies And GeoPortals; Image Processing options and Software Design And Development – Geospatial Applications.
In his stint at ISRO, he has completed some important achievements like design, improvement and deployment of a singular and the one Geoportal of National reckoning, “THE BHUVAN GEOPORTAL”. Bhuvan is a distinguished National Geospatial Platform at present.
One of his latest functions enabled on the platform “Jal Shakti Abhiyan ” served greater than 1,000 blocks within the nation for floor water recharge buildings taken up in misery districts to rejuvenate groundwater aquifers within the nation. He additionally administered an ISRO Platform on Artificial Intelligence and Big Data analytics that makes use of Machine studying and Deep Learning strategies for downside fixing.
Dr. P.G. Diwakar has additionally represented ISRO in a lot of capacities on the International stage in boards corresponding to Committee of Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS), International Charter “Space and Major Disasters”. UN-ESCAP, APRSAF – JAXA, and so on. He has additionally acquired many nationwide and worldwide accolades and awards, and has authored greater than 100 publications/technical studies.
During the session Dr. P.G. Diwakar emphasised on how India has taken large strides in house exploration over the previous couple of years by its successive Chandrayan or moon missions, the Mangalyaan or the Mars mission, and the latest Adita L1, our maiden Solar Mission. At the tip of the session, an interactive Q&A was organised, the place the particular visitor patiently answered questions requested by college students and house fanatics.
Sharing his insights on house exploration on the occasion, Dr. P.G. Diwakar stated, “All the planetary programs in our Solar System have good resonance with one another. Any one among these planets shifting away from the orbit can create an issue on earth. We are all gelling along with the Sun as a part of the Solar System. If one superb day, the Moon will get fully away from the Earth, it should have a huge effect on our Gravitational forces. Therefore, the moon is essential for us.”
Speaking in regards to the session, Dr. Narayani Ramachandran, Deputy Director, NMIMS Bengaluru stated, “We are extremely obliged to host Dr. P.G. Diwakar on the NMIMS Campus right here at Bangalore. Listening to his insights on India’s constant rise in Space Exploration was an inspiring expertise”
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The School of Business Management (SBM) Bengaluru campus has been ranked first within the “Top B-Schools beneath Private Universities” class in Karnataka by Open Magazine. NMIMS Bengaluru was ranked second within the city-wise class by Fortune India Magazine and was awarded a ranking of A+++ by Business India Magazine. Business Today Magazine ranked NMIMS Bengaluru third within the city-wise class, seventh within the south-zone class, and fifteenth among the many non-public B-schools.