Savitri Chadha Memorial Award for city scientist
Dr Shakeel Ahmed, Chief Scientist & Head of Indo-French Centre for Groundwater Research at CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad, has received Savitri Chadha Memorial Award. The award, given annually by the Indian National Committee of International Association of Hydrogeologists (INC-IAH), carries a certificate, trophy, and Rs 25,000 cash. The award was presented by Governor of Haryana Kaptan Singh Solanki at a workshop organized by the INC-IAH on December 17 at the Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, according to a press release from CSIR here.
Dr Shakeel Ahmed supervised over 30 doctoral theses and published over 150 research papers with highest citations among working scientists of NGRI.