12 March 2019

Abhirup Ghosh's (former doctoral student, ICTS) submission towards the Augmenting Writing Skills for Articulating Research (AWSAR) Award 2018, organised by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, has been selected among the top 100 entries. Abhirup in his article titled "Einstein's legacy and songs from the stellar graveyard", describes his PhD research on gravitational waves, where he formulated a consistency test of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity using the recent observations of gravitational waves by LIGO and Virgo. Abhirup will receive a certificate of appreciation and a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 from DST.