University of Delhi at Acharya Narendra Dev College SPIE Student Chapter
Faculty Advisor: Dr Amit Garg
The Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), an international society
advancing an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light, formally
approved University of Delhi at Acharya Narendra Dev College SPIE Student Chapter. The
chapter is open to both students of Acharya Narendra Dev College and University of Delhi. With
its establishment, college has joined the elite group within India of IITs, IISc, NITs and DTU
where this chapter has been successfully running for years besides more than 150 well
established chapters in other countries like USA, UK, Europe, China, Russian Federation and
Canada etc. The Faculty Advisor approved for the chapter by SPIE is Dr. Amit Garg, Associate
Professor, Department of Electronics.
With its establishment, chapter is entitled to receive the following grants:
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- Activity Grants: Each Chapter can have a minimum of USD 500 available per calendar
year for promoting photonics.
- Officer Travel Grant: Every year, Chapter Officers (students) have an opportunity to
attend an SPIE meeting abroad with special assistance of at least USD 1,000 for
travel/food/lodging from the Society.
- Visiting Lecturer Program: Distinguished lecturers can be arranged under the SPIE
student chapter. Lecturers will be eligible for USD 1,500 of travel assistance.
- Collaborative Conference Grant: This grant provides a way for ambitious Chapters to
organize events that offer professional development opportunities. Events designed in
collaboration with one or more SPIE Student Chapters are eligible for up to USD 2,500
per event, each quarter.