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G P Birla Distinguished Lecture Series

G P Birla Distinguished Lecture Series

The G.P. Birla Distinguished Lecture Series has been instituted in memory of Late Padmabhushan Shri G P Birla. Some of the eminent scientists who have delivered the G P Birla Distinguished Lectures include H.E. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Nobel Laureates — Professors Anthony J. Leggett, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan.

The topics of the lectures by these eminent Scientists and Nobel Prize recipients are as follows:

G P Birla Distinguished Lectures
  • Dr. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM – “Multidimensions of Technology” – 16 December, 2010.
  • NOBEL LAUREATE PROF. ANTHONY J. LEGGETT – “Does Everyday Life Obey Quantum Mechanics?” – 17 January, 2011.
  • NOBEL LAUREATE PROF. VENKATRAMAN RAMAKRISHNAN – “Antibiotics and the Cell’s Protein Factory” – 21 December, 2013.
  • NOBEL LAUREATE PROF. SERGE HAROCHE – “How Questions About Light Have Changed Our Vision of the World and Revolutionized Our Daily Lives” – 08 January, 2016.