Tamil Nadu

Advisory Committee:
Prof. (Dr) R Manivannan, Prof. (Dr) A Subbiah Pandi, Dr. M R Sridharan,
Dr. R Venkatesan, Dr. S V M Satyanarayana
President:
Dr. Uma Ramachandran
Vice Presidents:
Dr. S H Thilagar
Secretary:
George Joseph
Treasurer:
S Regurathipandian

General Council:
M P Ganesan, R Muruganandam, K Yogarajan, S Sadasiv, S Sugubala

State Chapter News

BSS Tamil Nadu chapter – Webinar: ‘Mountains on Moon – How to see and measure their heights’

Webinar: ‘Louise Pasteur and Vaccination – An Overview’ organised by BSS Tamil Nadu Chapter

Breakthrough Science Society, Tamil Nadu chapter is organizing a webinar titled ‘Louise Pasteur and Vaccination – An Overview’ by Dr. S. Jagannathan, Vaccinologist,  Pasteur Institute of India, Coonor on May 24, 2020, Sunday, 4 PM. Details are given in the flyer.

Webinar on ‘The Wave-Particle Duality of Matter’

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BSS Tamil Nadu Chapter -National Science Day Observance

An inter-collegiate students meet was organised in Madurai on the occasion of  the National Science Day in association with the Dept of Physics, Mannar Thirumalai Naiker College. Ms Selvi, convener, BSS Madurai welcomed the gathering. Dr. Krishna Kumar, Thiagarajar college, spoke on ‘Women in Science’. Dr.Latha, Madura College, presented a motivational talk. Students from 9 colleges participated in the program. A skit on Bruno was performed by the participants.

In Coimbatore, a public program was organised in a free tuition centre near the Town hall. Mr Vignesh, the local organiser of BSS gave an introduction about the National Science Day. Mr Sivakumar M, spoke about the necessity of cultivating scientific outlook in day to day life. Mr Sabari, a student of PSG College,  made a presentation on science model making. A movie clip on Sunita Williams was also shown.

National Science Day was observed at Govt High School, Mambalam, Chennai. The program was inaugurated by the HM, Dr Seethalaxmi. Mr Ilango Subramanian, a science communicator explained the Raman effect and the life of C V Raman. Dr S H Thilagar, Vice President, BSS Tamilnadu spoke about the life of a few illustrious women scientists from India and abroad. Mr Sivakumar gave the vote of thanks.