University of Hyderabad scholar receives international award
Hyderabad: Janapati Yellaiah, a Ph.D. scholar working under the supervision of Dr. P. Prem Kiran, Associate Professor, School of Physics, University of Hyderabad has been awarded the SPIE Student Paper Award at the International Conference on Optics & Electro-optics (ICOL-2019) held at Instruments Research and Development Establishment (IRDE) in Dehradun recently.
Yellaiah presented a poster entitled "Effect of Laser Energy on underwater acoustic shockwave emissions from optical breakdown" at ICOL-2019. This work highlights the importance of underwater object detection and identification through laser-based technology. He is a junior research fellow at the Advanced Centre of Research in High Energy Materials (ACRHEM) of School of Physics, University of Hyderabad.