SMVDU Katra, 06th Oct, 18. On the occasion of annual Tech Fest at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, the School of Biotechnology organised a workshop on “Protein Modeling”, where Dr. Shilpi Sharma, professor, IIT, New Delhi spoke on nuclei acid, its structures and biological functions, also highlighting the building blocks of cells in all living creatures of all kingdoms. Interestingly, the idea that in the movie of life on a molecular scale, proteins are the action heroes captures attention during various sessions. The workshop was attended by the faculty members, research scholars, students and delegates who had an enriching experience, says Dr. Indu Bhushan. The interactive technical sessions were conducted by Dr. Parvez and Mr. Inder Pal Singh, as reported the organisers, namely Dr. R. Kumar, Er. A. K. Yadav, and Dr. Bhushan. Further, Prof. V. Verma, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, presented a vote of thanks to Prof. Sharma for her words of wisdom. Dr. Sanjeev Jain, Vice-Chancellor (SMVDU), believes expert lectures by eminent professors inspire a passion for the subject among students, and simultaneously ignite their love for learning.