Dr. Brajesh Pandey been selected for Dr. Vikram Sarabhai National Award, 2018, to be given during the National Convention of Raman Science & Technology Foundation, scheduled on 22 – 23 September 2018 at Surendranagar (Guj) India.
Shri B. G. Ghodasora, (Chairman, NC Development Corporation Gujrat State), Shri Dhanjibhai Patel, (MLA Surendra Nagar), Dr Rajiv Prasad (Director NIOS Regional Center Gandhinagar), Dr Arvind Ranade, (Scientist, Vigyan Prasar) and Dr C M Joshi (Chairman Raman Science and Technology Foundation) graced the occasion.
Raman Science Foundation is autonomous body affiliated to Vigyan Prasar, DST India. This foundation is working to popularize science and technology among the students and teachers. This foundation organizes techno fair every year and invites students and teachers to present their models and research. This time 22 Indian States participated in the Techno Fair-2018 and presented their science projects.
Since 2002, he has been developing demonstration experiments to make classroom teaching interactive for Physics. He has conducted more than 50 workshops for teachers and trained them to use the demonstration experiments during their normal lectures. He has conducted more than 100 workshops for students for better understanding of Physics. Instruments/demonstration used in the workshop are usually made from waste materials or they are low cost.