Bhubaneswar, 14th June, 2017: The Odisha Bigyan Academy has selected Dr. Satyabadi Martha for the Odisha Young Scientist Award in the category of Physical Sciences for the year 2016. Dr. Martha is Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the Centre for Nano science & Nano technology of ITER, SOA University.
The award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the field of science and technology and will be conferred at a special state level ceremony to be held at a later date.
The Odisha Bigyan Academy has instituted a number of awards to honour young bright scientists/engineers of Odisha in recognition of their achievements and to inspire them to excel in their future endeavours.
Dr. Martha has also been awarded by the Indian Science Congress Association with The Young Scientist Award for the year 2016-2017.