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Change of Venue !

The 37th National Symposium on

Plasma Science & Technology (Plasma-2022) will now be held at IIT Jodhpur, during 12-14 December 2022 instead of GNDU, Amritsar

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Conference First Announcement


Parvez Guzdar Award - 2022


Applications are invited for Parvez Guzdar Award from Young Indian Scientists, below the age of 35 years (as on Jan.1, 2022), who have made significant research contributions in the field of plasma physics and controlled nuclear fusion research. The Institute for Plasma Research operates this Award from a corpus fund contributed by family and friends of Dr. Parvez Guzdar, whose research contributions spanned a broad spectrum of topics in plasma physics ranging from fundamental studies of plasma instabilities to novel applications and interpretation of experimental phenomena in magnetic fusion devices, laser fusion, space and astrophysical plasmas and various nonlinear systems. The selected scientist will be awarded a cash prize of Rs 50000 and a citation and will be invited to deliver a talk on his work.  The application should include Curriculum Vitae of the candidate and a complete list of publications and it should be sent to Prof. Abhijit Sen (email: before October 21, 2022.

PSSI Award Lectures-2021

A K Sundaram Memorial Lecture 2021


The first A K Sundaram Memorial Lecture was delivered by Dr. Gurudas Ganguli from the Naval Research Laboratory, USA on 13 Dec, 2021 during the Plasma 2021 held at BIT Mesra, Jaipur Campus.




Parvez Guzdar Young Scientist Award Lecture 2021


The Parvez Guzdar Young Scientist Award for the year 2021 was delivered by Dr. Gopal Hazra of Leiden University, The Netherlands. He was awarded the prize for his work on Solar dynamo and dynamical plasma phenomena in the sun, stars and interstellar medium.

J.S. Sodha PSSI Plasma Award Lecture 2021


The first J.S. Sodha-PSSI plasma award lecture was delivered by Dr. Shantanu Karkari of Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar.  He was awarded the prize for significant research contributions through publications in reputed journals in plasma physics.

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Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies

Division of Plasma Physics (AAPPS-DPP)

India is now a member of AAPPS-DPP and members of PSSI wanting to join this group are requested to contact Secretary, PSSI at <> for recommendation for membership to AAPPS-DPP

Past PLASMA conferences - Memories

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