DRDO Scientist Dr A K Singh awarded Lifetime Achievement AwardDate: 15 April 2019 Tags: Honours & Awards
Director of Life Sciences-DRDO, Dr A K Singh was conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award. He was honoured for his rich contribution in the field of life sciences, aerospace and aeronautics. He was presented with award during 4th APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation Conclave at Chandigarh University, Mohali organized by university to mark World Creativity and Innovation Day (observed on 21 April).
Dr A K Singh
- He had joined DRDO in 1988 and worked on various R&D projects. He has made key contributions in the field of Infection Imaging and Internal Decorporation of Fission Produced Radionuclides.
- He has developed “Diagnobact” kit for detection of infectious lesion. He has also introduced and nurtured pharmacosyntigraphy, i.e. application of nuclear medicine imaging in drug research.
- He has more than 18 patents and has contributed in more than 57 research publications at an international and national level.