On April 28, 2014 a Memorandum of Understanding between the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India, and the University of Applied Sciences Jena (UASJ), Germany, has been signed in the presence of the Thuringian Minister for Economy, Labour and Technology, Mr. Uwe Höhn. It is the intention of the two sides to strengthen their scientific collaboration. The nucleation core of the future collaboration will be the common interest of Prof. K.B.R. Varma from the Materials Research Centre of IISc and Prof. Bernd Ploss from the Department of Scitec of EAH in ferroelectric materials and their applications.
Signing of the MoU. From left to right: Dr. N.Mohan Das (Registrar, IISc), Mr. Jörn Rohde (German Consul General, Bangalore), Mr. Uwe Höhn (Thuringian Minister for Economy, Labour and Technology), Prof. Bernd Ploss (UASJ). Photo: LEG-Thüringen
Prof. K.B.R. Varma (IISc) is delivering his address to the delegates from Germany and the representatives from IISc. Photo: LEG-Thüringen