International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) in collaboration with Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) is pleased to invite applications for research award from currently pursuing masters and doctoral students. These awards are referred to as "IACMAG-2019 Masters research award" and "IACMAG-2019 Doctoral research award". The aim is to encourage senior level graduate students and provide broad exposure to their areas of research. Note the following information about this call of applying to these awards:
I. Extended abstracts of about 500 words are invited from currently enrolled senior level Masters and Doctoral students on their thesis work and expected to complete their thesis in 2019. The deadline for application is 10th February 2019.
II. The application form is available on the symposium website: http://events.iitgn.ac.in/2019/iacmag/
III. Abstracts will go through a rigorous review process and only a few will be selected and invited for presentation during the symposium. The results will be announced by about 15th February 2019.
IV. The selected participants will be expected to make a presentation of 10 minutes during a special session at IACMAG 2019 symposium.
V. A panel of experts will assess the presentations and recommend the best three presentations in each of the two categories, Masters and Doctoral.
VI. Awards will be given away during closing ceremony of the symposium.
Awards issuance is being coordinated by IGS Ahmedabad chapter. These awards are open to all the currently enrolled students doing research on the relevant topics in any institution in India or abroad.