Dr. Bimlesh Lochab receives the prestigious Chemical Research Society of India Bronze Award | Department of Chemistry

Dr. Bimlesh Lochab receives the prestigious Chemical Research Society of India Bronze Award

Dr. Bimlesh Lochab, Professor, Department of Chemistry, was awarded the prestigious Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) Bronze Award for the year 2021, in recognition of her contribution to research in the field of chemistry.

Dr. Lochab, who joined Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR in 2012, is one of the first scientists in India to work in the field of sustainable or waste-derived Lithium-Sulfur batteries. Her research has been acclaimed globally and her work is published in the prestigious and specialized scientific journal, Energy Storage Materials (Elsevier).

The Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) instituted Bronze, Silver, and Gold medals in 1999. The medals seek to recognize Indian researchers who have contributed significantly at various levels in Chemistry.

The Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) was established in 1999 as part of the 50th-anniversary celebrations of the country’s independence. Currently, CRSI represents more than 3000-lifetime members, who participate in the study, practice, teaching, and promotion of Chemistry.  The main objectives of the CRSI are to recognize, promote and foster talent in Chemistry and Chemical Sciences and to improve the quality of Chemical Education at all levels.