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Dr. Ajayan Vinu receives the 21st KIA award in Iran

(Feb.5, 2008) Dr. Ajayan Vinu, Nano Ionics Materials Group of Fuel Cell Material center, received the 21st Khwarizmi International Award (KIA).

"Photo: With Professor C.N.R. Rao" Image

Photo: With Professor C.N.R. Rao


"Photo2: Winner's group photo. The third from the left front is Dr. Ajayan Vinu" Image

Photo2: Winner's group photo. The third from the left front is Dr. Ajayan Vinu



KIA is the Iran Top Science Award being funded by UNESCO, WIPO etc, together with ICYS Executive advisor, Professor C.N.R. Rao. The ceremony took place at President's Conference Hall, Tehran, in Iran.

Eleven outstanding candidates have been awarded by the KIA Final Jury out from a total of 968 projects resulting from years of research by domestic and foreign scientists including 192 foreign projects from 54 countries.

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