Aims and Objectives

Present Council



Seminars, Workshops, Endowment Lectures

The Academy has made the following important 
academic activities in recent-past

Seminars /Workshops

Medicinal Plants of West Bengal 2-day Seminar on Perspectives in Environmental Management
  • Symposium on National Products : Past, Present  & Future (in memory of Prof. R. N. Chakravarti).
  • National Seminar on Environmental Prospects and Future Develop0ments (to be held in February, 2008).
  • Workshop on "Seismic microzonation and urban planning" (with special reference to Kolkata), organised in collaboration with West Bengal State Council of Science & Technology.
  • Seminar on "Materials Physics", to commemorate the World Year of Physics in respect of 1905 papers of Einstein.
  • Seminar on "Emerging Technologies", organised with IBSA (British Council).
  • Seminar on "Sumantra Earthquake and Tsunami".
Endowment and Oration Lectures
  • Endowments lectures regularly held in memory of Dr. Sunil Chandra Bose (eminent Cardiologist) and Prof. J.C. Sen Gupta (eminent Plant Physiologist).
  • Lecture - Seminar on "Innovative approaches for Echo¬friendly Agriculture".
  • Keynote Lecture by Dr. A.P. Mitra, FRS on "The Changing Scenario of World Environment".
  • Lecture,, on "Enigma and Aesthetic of Small things by Prof. Ashutosh Sharma of IIT, Kanpur.

WAST Secretariat
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, 4 Raja S.C.Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700 032
    Phone : 2499 5796  email : wast,secretary@gmail.com  Website : http://www.iicb.res.in/wast/index.html

Forthcoming Events

Notice for 24th AGM  on 11.12.2014 and Invitaiton Card

Venue: Meghnad Saha Auditorium, CSIR-CGCRI, Kolkata 700032

Registered Office :  Indian Institute of Chemical Biology,  4 Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700 032


Updated on 4th December 2014