With a coastline of about 3,500 miles, inland sources in Rajasthan and Little Rann of Kutch, and the rock salt mines in Mandi, India have possibilities of attaining a high position in salt production among the salt producing countries of the world. As is known, apart from being an indispensable item of food, salt is an important raw material for the manufacture of several heavy chemicals e.g. soda ash, caustic soda and chlorine. Besides, salt is used in food processing industries, such as fish curing, meat packing, dairy products and fruit and vegetable canning.
CSIR – CSMCRI would like to engage ONE young and dynamic researcher for either a Research Associate or an SRF (extended), work in the CSIR-Emeritus Scientist’s scheme entitled “Functional modification of polysaccharides to generate new materials”, in Marine Biotechnology and Ecology Division. The details of the available position are given below.