Centre for Advanced Research & Education (CARE)
The CARE has been making efforts in research-education linkages towards identifying and nurturing young talent in science. Post-M.Sc Training Program, Undergraduate Associate (UGA) Program and Summer Students Program have been running successfully. Science Day has been celebrated through seminars and open house for undergraduate students. Visits of High School and College Students to the Science Gallery, SINP Labs and Lectures at a semi popular level have been arranged. Seminars, Institute Colloquiums, Lectures and School Workshops on different disciplines of Physics, Biology and Issues on Social and Historical aspects of Science have been organized by the CARE. The CARE has been maintaining Meghnad Saha Archive which helps the students of History of Science in their research within India and abroad. The CARE published Annual Report 2010-11. Overwhelming response of about 500 high school students is received in several different CARE conducted outreach programs. CARE took major responsibility in the organization of the 19th West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress, held during March 1-2, 2012 with about 800 delegates taking part in the SINP campus in Salt Lake, Kolkata. Few other programs organized by the CARE in 2011-12 are listed below.