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India and technology subject of David M. Kennedy Center lecture April 7

"India and the Globalization of Science, Engineering and Technology" will be the lecture topic for Allam Appa Rao, vice chancellor at India's Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Thursday, April 7, at 3 p.m. in 250 Spencer W. Kimball Tower at Brigham Young University.

The lecture is hosted by the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies. Admission is free.

During more than four decades of professional experience, Rao has shared his wisdom with fellow engineers and scientists across the globe through his many research papers published in international journals and international conference proceedings.

His research in human genetics has proposed new computing methods and shown the way to better treatments of disease and to better understanding of a healthy life.

This lecture will be archived at kennedy.byu.edu/archive. For more information, contact Lee Simons at (801) 422-2652 or lee_simons@byu.edu.

Follow BYU events on Twitter: @BYUcalendar.

Writer: Lee Simons

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