Nikhilesh Das

Nikhilesh Das


Nikhilesh Das, 21, was awarded the fifth National Grassroots Innovation Award by the President of India, Smt Pratibha Patil, for his innovative research on controlling oil pollution in water. A student of Cotton College (BSc in Physics), Nikhilesh aims to pursue a career in Nuclear Physics and bring the spirit of scientific innovation to students across India.