Technologies for the Hill Regions has been identified as one of the main themes for the engineers’ conclave.
The Indian Space Research Organisation’s 650-million-km, 300-day mission to Mars has put a spring in the steps of scientists and technicians at the space agency.
Isro is also in the process of reaching an agreement for a working group with Nasa to study Mars.
Google’s now-iconic doodle has become a cultural icon on its own, often an indicator of the global mood, at least the online kind.
ISRO launched its third navigation satellite IRNSS 1C on board its PSLV rocket from Sriharikota on Thursday.
Mumbai’s TABcab will display on its 200 vehicles their photos and messages congratulating the space agency.
The scientist said the most complex part of the mission was to keep an engine idle for 300 days and make it activate after a long gap.
After the success of the Mangalyaan, ISRO scientists also called Bachkaniwala to congratulate him.
Earlier, ISRO had posted the first picture sent by the spacecraft on its twitter handle.
On August 25, ISRO changed its Twitter handle from @ISROofficial to the shorter, easier-to-search-for @ISRO.
The hidden crisis in India is the crisis in technical talent.
ISRO and NASA are looking at forging further collaborations in the course of the current mission by ISRO and NASA’s Maven mission.
Murthi recalled how interest in ISRO’s commercial launches had risen in the wake of the success of the Chandrayaan moon mission.
Modi said humanity would not have progressed, if we had not taken such leaps into the unknown.
The spacecraft has a predicted life span of six months and scientists are confident that the tenure will be completed.