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BARC director Kamlesh Nilkanth Vyas appointed DAE secretary

Kamlesh Nilkanth Vyas, a nuclear physicist, has been the director of BARC for over two years now. Having completed Mechanical Engineering from MS University, Vadodara, he enrolled in the 22nd batch of the BARC Training School in 1979.

To blunt AK-47 bullets, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre now has lightweight bulletproof jacket

The team has developed three different types of jackets using the combination — two standalone jackets for hard steel bullets and another jacket, which can protect against mild steel core bullets.


On cue from Modi speech, BARC decides to ‘open up’ to public soon

Sekhar Basu’s presentation also stressed on use of atomic energy in the “service of the nation.”

‘Public outreach helps link benefits of atomic energy to society’

AEC Chairman R K Sinha says plan afoot to bring people to BARC to end the ‘mystery’

BMC to seek BARC help to replace dysfunctional biogas plant in Deonar

20-metric tonne plant will be used to create byproducts from animal waste at Deonar Abattoir and waste collected from the nearby dump yard

BARC scientist’s car runs over peer

The police registered a case of causing death due to rash and negligent driving against Dr Noel Jacob.


Narendra Modi to visit BARC today

The PM would interact with the scientists of the Department of Atomic Energy and BARC during his visit.

BARC scientist held on rape charges, faces suspension

The woman and her mother too visited the BARC campus to verify Sehgal’s employment status, said the police.

4 firms adopt BARC’s technology to detect water contamination

BARC official said that the unsafe water sample can be further tested easily, to quantify the fluoride level roughly in order to know how unsafe it is.

PU assistant professor comes up with unique powder to detect latent fingerprints

Even the minute variations in fingerprints can be studied, which are very crucial for investigation,” Dr. Sharma says.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits BARC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai on Monday (July 21).