October 12, the International Science Competition ‘Mendeleev Lab’ dedicated to the Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements was held at the Department of Chemistry of Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute, Chennai.
The event was organised by RCSC Chennai and Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute.
More than 200 students participated including students of the Institute and students from six leading schools in Chennai. After answering the question of the laboratory quiz, all participants discussed each question in detail with the Head of the Department of Chemistry, Dr. P Udhtakala.
The students who scored the most points for correct answers were awarded with special diplomas by the Director of RCSC, Chennai, Mr. Gennadii Rogalev and the President of the Institute, Er. A.C.S Arun Kumar.
The educational events "Chemical laboratory" and "Open laboratory" (February) held by RCSC in Chennai in 2019 gathered an impressive audience and allowed Indian youth to learn more about the contribution of the great Russian scientist, D. I. Mendeleev to the world science.