Training Course - Mizoram University

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About the
Training Course

To
create awareness and interest in

Bioinformatics
,

and
t
o
introduce
the basics of
bioinformatics
.

The program will be for one day



Topics include:

Introduction to Bioinformatics,
web resources & tools,
Online
databases & usefu
lness of bioinformatics, etc.


Level of Participants

Undergraduate
students
/
School students
(10+2)


both
with biology
background
.


Registration Fee

There is no registration fee for the course.

Participation certificate,
Course m
aterial and
working
lunc
h will be provided
.

Number of Participants:


Undergraduate students
(
15

no.s)

on 29 March 2010

10 +2 School students
(
15

no.s)

on 30 March 2010

Deadline

For the receipt of

filled in Registration
f
orm:
1
2

March

20
1
0
.



NB:

All the intimations will be sen
t by
E
-
mail
/ Phone
.





Address for Communication:


Dr.

N.

Senthil Kumar

Coordinator

Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility

Department of Biotechnology

Mizoram

University

Aizawl

-

796 009
.
Mizoram


Phone
:

0
3
89
-

2
330861
, Fax:
0
389
-
2330834

E
-
mail:

mizoramuniv.
btisnet@nic.in






Training Course

O
n

Basics of

Bioi
nformatics



An Overview


March

2
9
-
30
, 2010








Organized by



Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility

De
partment of Biotechnology

Mizoram

University

Aizawl

796 009

Mizoram




Sponsored by





Biotechnology Information System

Department of Biotechnology

Ministry of Science and Technology

Government of India

New Delhi


About us

Mizoram University was establ
ished on 2
nd

July 2001 as a Central
University. The objectives of the University is
"to disseminate and
advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities
in such branches of learning as it may deem fit, to make provisions
for integrated
courses in humanities,

natural and physical & social
sciences
, forestry and other allied disciplines in the educational
programmes of the University; to take appropriate measures for
promoting innovations in teaching
-
disciplinary studies and research;
to e
ducate and train man
-
power in the development of the state of
Mizoram; and to pay special attention to the improvement of the
social and economic conditions and welfare of the people of th
e

State, their intellectual, academic and cultural development"
.


Th
e Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 200
7
.
The department offers a two year M. Sc., Degree Course in
Biotechnology. Doctoral programme leading to Ph.D. is also being
offered at the department. The department is undertaking research
pro
jects and
has
attracted funds from various agencies such as

DBT,
DST, CSIR
and UGC
.



The Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility
(BIF)
was established by
the
D
B
T
, Government of India in the year 200
8

and the facility is
housed in the

Dept. of
Biotechnology

of the
Mizoram

University.
This facility
has high/medium end servers and state of the art
desktop machines and softwares
.



Mizoram
falls under the ‘Eastern Himalayas’

& Aizawl is

the state
capital. It is situated at an altitude of 900 mts above sea lev
el.
The
importance of this region at the global stage can be vouched from
the fact that the region lies within the Indo
-
Burma mega diversity
hotspot.

The total area of Mizoram is 21
,
087 km
2
,

the
majority of it
being
forest cover
.

Temperature varies from 18

to 29
0

C in summer
and from 11 to 24
0

C in winter.


How to reach Aizawl

AIR:

Lengpui airport is approx.
40 kms from Aizawl city and is
connected by flights from Kolkata and Guwahati.

ROAD:
Aizawl is connected by NH 54. Buses are availa
ble from
Guwahati to

Aizawl via.
Silchar. In addition, Maxi cabs are also
available from Guwahati















Chairman
:


Prof. G.

C.

Jagetia


Dean, School of Life Sciences,
Mizoram University



Prof. R.P. Tiwari

Dean, School of Physical Sciences, Mizoram University




Prof. H. Lalramnghinglova


Dean, S
chool of
E
arth
S
cience

& NRM, Mizoram University

Chief Patron:





Prof.
A
.
N.
Ra
i


Vice Chancellor
,
Mizoram

University

Patron
s
:



Shri. Benjamina IDAS


Registrar, Mizoram University




Dr. T. Madhan Mohan



Advisor to Govt. of India
, DBT,

New Delhi




DBT, New Delhi

Organizing
Secretary
:



Dr.N.Senthil Kumar



Coordinator
-

BIF



De
partment of
Biotechnology
, Mizoram

University

Organizing Committee:



Prof. G.

S
.

Solanki
,
Head, Dept. of Zoology
,
Mizoram University


Dr.

S.

K.

Mehta,
Head, Dept. of Botany
,
Mizoram

University

Dr. Th. Robert Singh
,

Dept
.

of Biotechnology, Mizoram University

Dr. J. Bhattachary
a
,

Dept
.

of Biotechnology, Mizoram University

Dr
. G.

Gurusubramanian
,

Dept. of Zoology
,
Mizoram University

Dr. B. P. Singh
,

Dept
.
of Biotechnology, Mizoram University

Training Course

On

Bioinformatics
-

Overview and applications



March 29
-
30
, 2010

Mizoram

University,
Aizawl



796 009
.





Name

: __________________________________________________


Gender

: __________________________________________________


Date of Birth: _________________________________________________


Educational Qualific
ation: _______________________________________


Designation

: __________________________________________________


Department /
Class
___________________________________________


School

/
College
: ___________________________________________



Mailing

Ad
dress: _______________________________________________


_____________________________________________________________


Phone: Landline

_________________
___
Mobile

_______________________


E
-
mail: ______________________________________________________


A
ccommodation required: Yes / No




Signature of the
A
pplicant





(Signature of the
Principal/
Head of the Department)




Seal







NB: Accommodation can be arranged in hotels against payment.


.
Photocopy of the format may also be used


Training Course

On

Basics of Bioinformatics


An Overview




March 29
-
30, 2010

Mizoram University, Aizawl


796 009.





Name

: __________________________________________________


Gender

: __________________________________________________


Date of Birth: ____________________________
_____________________


Educational Qualification: _______________________________________


Designation

: __________________________________________________


Department /
Class
___________________________________________


School

/
College
: __________________
_________________________



Mailing Address: _______________________________________________


_____________________________________________________________


Phone: L
andline ________________
__
_ Mobile

____
_________________


E
-
mail: ________________
_______________________________________


Accommodation required: Yes / No




Signature of the Applicant






(Signature of the
Principal /
Head of the Department)



Seal








NB: Accommodation can be arranged in hotels against payment.


.
Photocopy of the format may also be used


REGISTRATION FORM
FORM

REGISTR
ATION FORM
FORM