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IACG Newsletter
Issue - 28
January 2016

Important Dates

  • 21st National Seminar :
    March 6-8, 2017

  • Abstract Submission :

  • Acceptance intimation :

  • Last date for registration :

  • Full paper submission :

For Further Contact

Dr. A. T. Ravichandran
Convener – NSCGA 2017
Department of Physics
National College (Autonomous)
Tiruchirappalli – 620 001
Fax: +91-431-2481997
Mobile: 0944 35 33 664
Email :

Dr. S. Pari
Co-Convener – NSCGA 2017
Department of Physics
National College (Autonomous)
Tiruchirappalli – 620 001
Mobile: 0944 33 11 281

Dr.Muthu Senthil Pandian
Co-Convener, NSCGA 2017
Editor, IACG-Newsletter
SSN College of Engineering
Chennai-603 110
Mobile: +91-994 4294 169

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21st National Seminar on Crystal Growth and Applications


About the Seminar

The 21st National Seminar on Crystal Growth and Applications (NSCGA 2017) will be held at National College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli during 6-8 March 2017 in association with Indian Association for Crystal Growth. The seminar will cover a wide range of topics in the area of crystal growth, thin films and nanomaterials, their characterization and applications. The scientific deliberations will be in the form of Invited talks, oral and poster presentations. Accepted contributory papers will be presented as posters and a few will be selected for the oral presentation.

About the College

National College was started in June 1919 by late Diwan Bahadur S.R.M.CT.Pethachi Chettiyar, Zamindar of Andipatti and the Collective initiative of Justice T.V. Seshagiri Iyer, Sri T.Desikachariar, Sri. N. D. Subburama Iyer and Sri. Sivarama Krishna Iyer to provide quality education to the rural youth, when the country was under the British rule. Today the College has 17 Departments, 250 Staff members and 3500 Students.

The College was Re-accredited at "A" level by NAAC. UGC Conferred Autonomous Status on the college in 2010 and also conferred the rare distinction of College with Potential for Excellence status in 2011.

The Father of our nation Shri. Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Shri. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru visited the campus. Former President of India Shri. R. Venkatraman and former Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister of India Dr. C. Rangarajan, are some of the distinguished alumnus of our College.

Now the College is reaching its pinnacle under the Presidentship of Padma Vibhushan Dr. V. Krishnamurthy.