The primary objective of the proposed course is to introduce the students, in a span of two weeks, the basic concepts of SMS with almost equal emphasis on theory and applications. The lectures will be given by Professor H. Peter Lu, who is a world leader in Single Molecule Spectroscopy. The local course coordinator, Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee will also share a few lectures and tutorials.

Eligibility and prerequisites

The students who are in their master's and Ph.D. programme in Chemistry/Physics/Biology are eligible to apply. However, candidates with bachelor's degree with a strong background are also encouraged to apply.

You should attend if:
  • You are a BS-MS major or Ph.D. in Chemistry/Physics/Biology interested in spectroscopy.
  • You are a faculty from academia having interest in related areas.

Application Procedure

  • All interested candidates will have to register for this course on the GIAN portal.
  • After the GIAN registration candidates will also have to complete the 'Registration Form' for this course Online application form.
Course registration Fee

The selected participants will be required to pay a course registration fee of Rs. 500/- (This is separate from the GIAN portal registration fee). This fee includes accommodation and course material, but does not include food expenses.

Important Dates

  NOV 21, 2016 Last Date for accepting applications for participation
 NOV 22, 2016 Announcement of names of selected participants
 NOV 28, 2016 Registration and commencement of the course