Prof. Kusum Deep, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee is pleased to announce an annual award called “KUSUM DEEP BEST PhD THESIS AWARD” on the occasion of her lifetime contributions towards research. The Award consists of a plaque, a certificate, and cash prize. The award will be announced during the International Conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving (SocProS), which is an annual event since 2011. OBJECTIVE
This Award is initiated in 2023 to encourage and motivate researchers to pursue a career in Soft Computing / Optimization / Operations Research / Artificial Intelligence / Data Science and other allied areas.
This year’s award will be announced during 12th International Conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving (SocProS 2023) to be held at IIT Roorkee during August 11-13, 2023.
ELIGIBILITY FOR KUSUM DEEP BEST PhD THESIS AWARD 2023
PhD Degree must have been awarded during: January 1st, 2022 till date
The applicant must be a full-time registered candidate in any University in India or abroad.
INR 2,000/- Degree recipients from Indian Universities/Institutes
USD 30/- Degree recipients from Foreign Universities/Institutes
HOW TO APPLY
The following documents should be emailed to: email@example.com
Proof of award of PhD Degree
Proof of Registration and payment of fees
Complete Thesis (in pdf)
List of publications, patent related to Thesis
NOC from the Supervisor
The last date for submitting the documents for this year’s award is June 30th, 2023.
There will be a best paper award for every parallel session
“Best Application Paper Award” in line with the Theme of the Conference, i.e. “Moving Towards Society 5.0”.
“Best Student Paper Award” for papers in which first author is a research scholar / UG / PG student from any University within India or abroad.
“The awarded papers will be get a Springer voucher worth 200 Euro (award letter) for purchasing e-books from Springer's website."