12 November 2018

Avinash Dhar, Dean Emeritus and Visiting Professor at the International Centre for Theoretical Sciences has been awarded the 2018 Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Alumni Association (TAA) Excellence Award, for significant contributions to the theoretical physics, in particular, his work on perturbative and non-perturbative QCD and Hawking radiation in a constituent model of a black hole and for his dedicated efforts in the creation of the ICTS and its ascension to a leading international centre that combines programs, research and science outreach, significantly impacting science and education in India.