Source: Online Desk
Bangalore: Bharatiya Ratna award-winning scientist and professor CNR Rao is the recipient of the prestigious International ENI Award, the Ministry of Science and Technology said on Thursday.
The award is for research into renewable energy sources and energy storage. This is called the Energy Frontier Award. Recognized as Nobel Prize in Energy Research.
Professor Rao is working on hydrogen as a source of energy. The main components of their work are hydrogen deposition, photoelectrochemical and electrochemical production of hydrogen, solar generation of hydrogen, and non-metallic catalysis.
The award will be officially presented at a ceremony on October 14 in Rome.