Professor Arun Pratap of Applied Physics Department, The Maharaja Sayajirao university of Baroda has received “Professor S.L. Sangam Best Paper award”for his work related to his newly published Academic Performance (AP) Index at “5th National conference on Scientometrics” organized by Society of Scientometrics at Central University of Rajasthan between October 22-23, 2016.

Scientometrics is the field dealing with the measurement of research output of an academician and researcher in terms of various performance indicators. Prof. Pratap has also been offered life membership of the Society of Scientometrics.