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MATHEMATICS CHAIR PERSONS


SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor Phoolan Prasad
Honorary Professor and
DAE Raja Ramanna Fellow
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: prasad@math.iisc.ernet.in
Theory of Wave Propagation, Partial Differential Equations &
Fluid Dynamics
2 Professor KB Sinha
Dean, Faculty Affairs
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific
Research
P.O. Jakkur Bangalore 560064
email: kbs@jncasr.ac.in, kbs_jaya@yahoo.co.in
Spectral Theory and Non-commutative Geometry & Stochastic
Processes
3 Professor RJ Hans-Gill
Emeritus Professor and INSA Senior Scientist
CAS in Mathematics Panjab University
Chandigarh 160014
email: hansgillrj@yahoo.co.in, hansgill@pu.ac.in
Geometry of Numbers, Number Theory, Discrete Geometry
4 Professor R Balasubramanian
Director
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Central Institute of Technology Campus
Taramani Chennai 600113
email: director@imsc.res.in, balu@imsc.res.in
Theory of Numbers
5 Professor VS Sunder
Institute of Mathematical Sciences
CIT Campus Taramani
Chennai 600113
email: gsunder@arci.res.in
Subfactors, Operator Algebras, Functional Analysis
6 Professor Rajendra Bhatia
Statistical Mathematics Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
7, SJS Sansanwal Marg
New Delhi 110016
email: rbh@isid.ac.in
Mathematics, Analysis of Linear Operators
7 Professor Ajit Iqbal Singh
INSA Senior Scientist
Indian Statistical Institute
7, SJS Sansanwal Marg
New Delhi 110016
email: ajitis@sify.com, aisingh@sify.com,
aisingh@isid.ac.in
Functional Analysis, Harmonic Analysis
8 Professor V Kannan
Deptt of Mathematics & Statistics
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: vksm@uohyd.ernet.in
Mathematical Analysis and Topology
9 Professor BLS Prakasa Rao
Dr Homi J Bhabha Chair Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Hyderabad
Gachibowli Hyderabad 500046
email: blsprao@gmail.com
Mathematical Statistics
10 Professor Rahul Mukerjee
Professor of Statistics
Indian Institute of Management
Joka Diamond Harbour Road
Kolkata 700104
email: rmuk1@hotmail.com

Statistics (Design of Experiments, Asymptotic Theory, Survey
Sampling)
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11 Professor SG Dani
Senior Professor
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: dani@math.tifr.res.in
Ergodic Theory, Lie Groups, Probability measures on groups,
History of Mathematics
12 Professor VB Mehta
Senior Professor
School of Mathematics
Tata Instt. of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: vikram@math.tifr.res.in
Algebraic Geometry
13 Professor R Parthasarathy
School of Mathematics
Tata Instt. of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: lathap53@gmail.com
Representations of Lie Groups
14 Professor TN Shorey
Senior Professor, School of Mathematics
Tata Instt. of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road
Colaba Mumbai 400005
email: shorey@math.tifr.res.in
Number Theory
MATHEMATICS MEMBERS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor A Adimurthi
Professor (I)
TIFR CAM PB No.6503
Shardanagar, Chikkabommasandra
Bangalore 560065
email: aditi@math.tifrbng.res.in
Partial Differential Equations
2 Professor NM Bujurke
Emeritus Fellows (UGC)
PG Department in Mathematics
Karnatak University Dharwad 580003
email: bujurke@yahoo.com
Applied Mathematics, Fluid Mechanics, Computational
Techniques, Wavelets, Physiological Fluid Flows
3 Professor Gadadhar Misra
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: gm@math.iisc.ernet.in
Operator Theory
4 Professor S Thangavelu
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: veluma@math.iisc.ernet.in,
amulev@gmail.com
Harmonic Analysis
5 Professor M Venkatachalappa
Centre for Advances Studies in Fluid Mechanics
Department of Mathematics, Central College
Campus Bangalore University
Bangalore 560001
email: mvenkatachalappa@hotmail.com
Applied Mathematics: Fluid Mechanics, Magnetohydrodynamics
6 Professor SK Khanduja
Professor of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research, Mohali
Knowledge City, Sector 81
SAS Nagar Mohali 140306
email: skhanduja@iisermohali.ac.in,
sudeshkaur@yahoo.com
Algebra, Algebraic Number Theory
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7 Professor Kapil Paranjape
Professor of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research and Research (IISER) Mohali
Transit Campus: MGSIPA Complex, Sector 26
Chandigarh 160019
email: kapil@imsc.res.in
Geometry
8 Professor RL Karandikar
Distinguished Professor
Chennai Mathematical Institute
H1, SIPCOT IT Park
Siruseri (Tamil Nadu) 603103
email: rkarandikar@gmail.com, rlk@cmi.ac.in
Probability and Statistics
9 Professor T Parthasarathy
No.1, 43rd Street
Nanganallur Chennai 600061
email:
Game Theory & Mathematical Programming
10 Professor RB Bapat
Statistical Mathematics Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
7, SJS Sansanwal Marg
New Delhi 110016
email: rbb@isid.ac.in
Combinatorial Matrix Theory, Generalised Inverses
11 Professor Aloke Dey
INSA Senior Scientist & Honorary Visiting
Professor
Indian Statistical Institute
7 SJS Sansanwal Marg
New Delhi 110016
email: adey@isid.ac.in
Statistics
12 Professor Maithili Sharan
Centre for Atmospheric Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi 110016
email: mathilis@cas.iitd.ernet.in
Applied Mathematics: Environmental & Physiological Fluid
Mechanics
13 Professor Venapally Suresh
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: suresh.venapally@gmail.com
Algebra and Algebraic Geometry
14 Professor Arup Bose
Statistics & Mathematics Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203, Barrackpore Trunk Road
Kolkata 700108
email: abose@isical.ac.in, bosearu@gmail.com
Statistics and Probability
15 Professor Probal Chaudhuri
Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203, BT Road Kolkata 700108
email: probal@isical.ac.in
Statistics
16 Dr Manindra Agrawal
N Rama Rao Chair Professor
Department of Computer Science
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: manindra@iitk.ac.in
Theory of Computation
17 Professor UN Bhosle
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: usha@math.tifr.res.in
Algebraic geometry
18 Professor KT Joseph
School of Mathematics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Hyperbolic conservation laws and Parabolic PDES, Boundary
layers, delta shocks and Burgers equation
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Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: ktj@math.tifr.res.in
19 Professor Dipendra Prasad
School of Mathematics
Tata Instt of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: dprasad@math.tifr.res.in,
dipendra_pd@yahoo.com
Automorphic Form, Number Theory
20 Professor VD Sharma
Professor
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Technology
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: vsharma@math.iitb.ac.in
Quasilinear Systems of Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations
and Nonlinear Wave Phenomena
21 Professor NKM Singhi
Professor
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road
Colaba Mumbai 400005
email: singhi@tifr.res.in
Discrete Mathematics & Computer Science
22 Professor Vasudevan Srinivas
Professor (H), School of Mathematics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: srinivas@math.tifr.res.in
Algebra, Algebraic Geometry
23 Professor Ramdorai Sujatha
School of Mathematics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: sujatha@math.tifr.res.in
Algebra, Geometry, Number Theory
24 Professor TN Venkataramana
School of Mathematics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: venky@math.tifr.res.in
Algebraic Groups, Automorphic Forms
25 Professor SM Bhatwadekar
Visiting Professor
Bhaskarachaya Pratishthana
56/14, Erandavane, Damale Path
Off Law College Road Pune 411004
email: smbhatwadekar@gmail.com
Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry

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PHYSICS CHAIR PERSONS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor PK Kaw
Director
Institute for Plasma Research Bhat
Gandhi Nagar 382428
email: kaw@ipr.res.in
Nonlinear Plasma Theory
2 Professor SV Bhat
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: svbhat@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Physics of Materials
3 Dr VS Ramamurthy
Director
National Institute of Advanced Studies
Indian Institute of Science Campus
Bangalore 560012
email: vsramamurthy@nic.in,
vsramamurthy@nias.iisc.ernet.in
Nuclear Physics, Atomic and Molecular Clusters & Ion Beam
Applications
4 Professor AK Sood
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: asood@physics.iisc.ernet.in,
asood1951@gmail.com
Condensed Matter Physics
5 Dr KA Suresh
Director
Centre for Liquid Crystal Research
PB No.1329, Jalahalli Bangalore 560013
email: suresh@clcr.res.in,
skattera@yahoo.com
Soft Condensed Matter (Physics of Liquid Crystal and Surface
Science)
6 Professor J Maharana
Institute of Physics Bhubaneswar 751005
email: maharana@iopb.res.in
String Theory and Quantum Gravity
7 Professor KN Pathak
Professor Emeritus, UGC Emeritus Fellow
Department of Physics
Panjab University Chandigarh 160014
email: pathak@pu.ac.in,
karenpathak@yahoo.com
Condensed Matter Physics / Solid State Physics
8 Professor Avinash Khare
Department of Physics and Astrophysics
University of Delhi Delhi 110007
email: akhare@physics.du.ac.in,
ojavinash@yahoo.co.in, ak0005@uah.edu
Plasma Physics, Statistical Mechanics, Critical Phenomenon
9 Dr Krishan Lal
President, INSA
DST Raja Ramanna Fellow
National Physical Laboratory
Dr KS Krishnan Road
New Delhi 110012
email: klal@mail.nplindia.ernet.in,
presinsaklal@gmail.com
Physics of Materials
10 Professor AK Bhatnagar
School of Physics
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: anilb42@gmail.com,
akbsp@uohyd.ernet.in


Experimental Solid State & Materials Science, Superconductivity
and Magnetism, Glasses, Films & Nano Materials
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11 Professor S Dattagupta
Director, Indian Institute of Science
Education & Research (IISER), Kolkata
NITTTR Campus, Block FC, Sector III
Labony, Salt Lake Kolkata 700106
email: sushantad@gmail.com
Structure and Dynamics of Condensed Matter
12 Professor AK Raychaudhuri
Director
SN Bose National Ctr. for Basic Sciences
JD Block, Sector III Salt Lake
Kolkata 700098
email: arup@bose.res.in
Physics, Low Temperature Physics, Physics of Nanomaterials,
Scanning Probe Microscopy
13 Professor Amitava
Raychaudhuri
Sir Tarak Nath Palit Professor of Physics
University of Calcutta
92, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road
Kolkata 700009
email: amitavaraychaudhuri@yahoo.com
Particle Physics including Astroparticle Physics
14 Professor MK Sanyal
Director
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
1/AF, Bidhannagar Kolkata 700064
email: milank.sanyal@saha.ac.in,
director.sinp@saha.ac.in
Condensed Matter Physics, Surface Physics & Synchrotron X-ray
Scattering
15 Dr BC Sinha
Homi Bhabha Chair Professor
Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre
Department of Atomic Energy
Sector 1, Block-AF Bidhan Nagar
Kolkata 700064
email: bikash@veccal.ernet.in,
bikash.sinha@saha.ac.in
Nuclear Physics, High Energy Physics, Quark Gluon Plasma, Early
Universe Cosmology
16 Dr YP Viyogi
Outstanding Scientist
Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre
1AF, Bidhan Nagar Kolkata 700064
email: viyogi@vecc.gov.in,
viyogi@gmail.com
Experimental Nuclear Physics
17 Professor M Lakshmanan
Prof. of Eminence & DST Ramanna Fellow
Centre for Nonlinear Dynamics
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli 620024
email: lakshman@cnld.bdu.ac.in,
lakshman25@satyam.net.in,
lakshman.cnld@gmail.com
Nonlinear Dynamics & Theoretical Physics
18 Professor Mustansir Barma
Director
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: director@tifr.res.in,
barma@tifr.res.in, barma23@gmail.com
Statistical Physics & Condensed Matter Physics
19 Dr Praveen Chaddah
Director
UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Res.
University Campus, Khandwa Road
Indore 452017
email: chaddah@csr.ernet.in,
director@csr.ernet.in
Condensed Matter Physics
20 Professor Deepak Dhar
Department of Theoretical Physics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: ddhar@theory.tifr.res.in
Statistical Physics
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21 Professor Deepak Mathur
Senior Professor
Atomic and Molecular Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: atmol1@tifr.res.in
Atomic and Molecular Physics, Biological Physics
22 Professor G Ravindra Kumar
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road
Colaba Mumbai 400005
email: grk@tifr.res.in
Physics (Nonlinear optics, study of matter in intense laser fields)
23 Professor DP Roy
Raja Ramanna Fellow
Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
V N Purav Marg Mumbai 400088
email: dproy@hbcse.tifr.res.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics
24 Dr SK Sikka
Homi Bhabha Chair Professor
Room A6-27, Central Complex
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
Mumbai 400085
email: sksikka@barc.gov.in
High Pressure, Shockwaves, Neutron Diffraction & Energy Bands
25 Professor S Ananthakrishnan
Adjunct Professor & Raja Ramanna Fellow
Electronic Science Department
Pune University Campus
Ganeshkhind Pune 411007
email: ananth@ncra.tifr.res.in
Radio Astronomy
26 Dr AV Khare
DAE Raja Ramanna Fellow
IISER, Sai Trinity Building, Garware Circle
Pashan Pune 411021
email: khare@iiserpune.ac.in
Theoretical Physics
27 Professor R Nityananda
National Centre for Radio Astrophysics
TIFR
Post Bag 3, Ganeshkhind Pune 411007
email: rajaram@ncra.tifr.res.in
Optics, Statistical physics, Gravitational Dynamics
28 Dr T Padmanabhan
Dean, Core Academic Programmes
Inter-Univ Centre for Astronomy and
Astrophysics
Post Bag 4, Ganeshkhind Pune 411007
email: nabhan@iucaa.ernet.in,
paddy@iucaa.ernet.in
Physics (Gravitation, Quantum Theory and Cosmology)
29 Professor TV Ramakrishnan
DAE Homi Bhabha Chair
Department of Physics
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi 221005
email: tvrama@bhu.ac.in
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and Statistical Mechanics
30 Dr R Ramaswamy
Vice-Chancellor
University of Hyderabad Hyderabad 500046
email: vc@uohyd.ernet.in,
r.ramaswamy@gmail.com
Chemical Physics, Nonlinear Science, Computational Biology and
Bioinformatics
PHYSICS MEMBERS
SL. NO. NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor AS Joshipura
Theoretical Physics Group
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: anjan@prl.res.in
High Energy Physics
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2 Dr SD Rindani
Senior Professor
Theoretical Physics Division
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura
Ahmedabad 380009
email: saurabh@prl.res.in
Particle Physics
3 Dr Manmohan Sarin
Senior Professor
Planetary & Geosciences Division
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: sarin@prl.res.in
Chemical Oceanography, Atmospheric and Aerosol Chemistry
4 Professor Utpal Sarkar
Professor
Theoretical Physics Group
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: utpal@prl.ernet.in,
utpal@prl.res.in
Theoretical Particle Physics
5 Professor Rajesh
Gopakumar
Department of Physics
Harish-Chandra Research Institute
Chhatnag Road Jhusi
Allahabad 211019
email: gopakumar@hri.res.in,
gopakumar@gmail.com
Theoretical Physics
6 Professor AR Choudhuri
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: arnab@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Astrophysics, Solar Physics, Magnetohydrodynamics
7 Professor Chandan
Dasgupta
Professor
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: cdgupta@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and Statistical Mechanics
8 Professor Rohini M
Godbole
Centre for High Energy Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: rohini@cts.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics
9 Professor HR
Krishnamurthy
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: hrkrish@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, especially Quantum Many-
Body Theory & Statistical Physics
10 Professor NV
Madhusudana
Liquid Crystal Laboratory
Raman Research Institute
CV Raman Avenue Sadashivanagar
Bangalore 560080
email: nvmadhu@rri.res.in
Liquid Crystals
11 Professor Rahul Pandit
Dept. of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
Statistical Mechanics of Phase Transitions, Condensed Matter
Theory, Spatiotemporal Chaos and Turbulence
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email: rahul@physics.iisc.ernet.in
12 Professor SR Ramaswamy
Centre for Condensed Matter Theory
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: sriram@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Condensed Matter and Statistical Physics
13 Professor Diptiman Sen
Centre for High Energy Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: diptiman@cts.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Field Theory
14 Professor SM
Bhattacharjee
Institute of Physics
Bhubaneswar 751005
email: somen@iopb.res.in
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
15 Professor G Baskaran
Sr Professor of Physics
Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Chennai 600113
email: baskaran@ims.in
Condensed Matter Physics, Statistical Mechanics and Theoretical
Biology
16 Professor R Simon
Senior Professor
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences
C.I.T. Campus Chennai 600113
email: simon@imsc.res.in
Classical and Quantum Optics, Foundations of Quantum
Mechanics, and Quantum Information Theory
17 Professor RC Budhani
Director
National Physical Laboratory
Dr KS Krishnan Marg
New Delhi 110012
email: rcb@nplindia.org
Physics, Physics of Materials (Experimental-Superconductivity,
magnetism and transport in thin films, multilayers and
superlattices)
18 Professor Sanjay Puri
School of Physical Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: puri@mail.jnu.ac.in,
purijnu@gmail.com
Physical Sciences
19 Dr SN Kaul
School of Physics
University of Hyderabad
Central University Hyderabad 500046
email: kaulsp@uohyd.ernet.in,
kaul_sn@yahoo.com,
kaul.sn@gmail.com
Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science
20 Professor BK Chakrabarti
Professor
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
1/AF Bidhan Nagar Kolkata 700064
email: bikask.chakrabarti@saha.ac.in
Statistical and Condensed Matter Physics
21 Professor Amitava Datta
Indian Institute of Science Education
& Research, Kolkata Haringhata
PO Mohanpur, West Bengal
Mohanpur 741246
email: adatta@iiserkol.ac.in
Particle Physics
22 Professor Parthasarathi
Mitra
Theory Division
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
Block-AF, Bidhan Nagar Kolkata
700064
email:
Theoretical Physics
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23 Professor PN Pandita
Head and JC Bose National Fellow
Department of Physics
North Eastern Hill University
Mawkynroh Umshing Shillong 793022
email: pandita@iucaa.ernet.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics
24 Professor Probir Roy
DAE Raja Ramanna Fellow
C/o Director's Office
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
Block AF, Sector 1, Bidhannagar
Kolkata 700064
email: probirr@gmail.com
Particle Physics: Field Theory & Phenomenology
25 Professor Debashish
Chowdhury
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: debch@iitk.ac.in

26 Dr HM Antia
Senior Professor
Astrophysics Group
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: antia@tifr.res.in
Solar Physics and Numerical Techniques
27 Professor Sunanda
Banerjee
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: sunand@tifr.res.in
Experimental High Energy Physics
28 Professor RV Gavai
Department of Theoretical Physics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: gavai@tifr.res.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics, Quantum Field Theory on
Lattice, Quark-Gluon Plasma, Heavy-Ion Collisions and Phase
Transitions in Early Universe
29 Professor Sourendu Gupta
Department of Theoretical Physics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Mumbai 400005
email: sgupta@tifr.res.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics, Statistical Mechanics in Quantum
Field Theory, Quantum Chromodynamics and Strong Interactionsx
30 Professor NK Mondal
Senior Professor
Department of High Energy Physics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: nkm@tifr.res.in
Experiment Particle Physics, Accelerator Based and Non-
Accelerator Based Particle Physics and Neutrino Physics
31 Dr Sunil Mukhi
Department of Theoretical Physics
Tata Instt. of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: mukhi@tifr.res.in
Theoretical High Energy Physics, String Theory
32 Professor R Nagarajan
303, Dnyaneshwar
Opp. Gaikwad Road
(Near Tambe Nagar Jain Temple)
Mulund(W) Mumbai 400080
email: nag@tifr.res.in
Superconductivity, Valence Fluctuation, Mossabauer
Spectroscopy, Instrumentation
33 Professor SM Roy
Raja Ramanna Fellow
Homi Bhabha Centre for Science
Education, TIFR
VN Purav Marg, Mankhurd
Near Anushakti Nagar Bus Depot
Foundations of Quantum Theory & Particle Physics
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Mumbai 400088
email: shasanka1@yahoo.co.in
34 Professor EV
Sampathkumaran
Senior Professor
Department of Condensed Matter
Physics and Materials Science
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: sampath@tifr.res.in
Magnetism & Superconductivity
35 Professor SP Trivedi
Department of Theoretical Physics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Dr Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: trivedi.sp@gmail.com
String Theory and Particle Physics
36 Professor SK Kulkarni
Physics Department
Indian Institute of Science Education &
Research, Pune
Sai Trinity Building, Near Garware
Circle Sutarwadi Pune 411021
email: s.kulkarni@iiserpune.ac.in,
skksurface2008@gmail.com
Nanotechnology, Materials Science, Surface Science
37 Professor Varun Sahni
Inter-University Centre for Astronomy
and Astrophysics (IUCAA)
Ganeshkhind Pune 411007
email: varun@iucaa.ernet.in
Theoretical Physics
38 Professor Dhananjai
Pandey
Professor
School of Materials Science &
Technology Institute of Technology
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
221005
email: dpandey_bhu@yahoo.co.in,
dpandey@bhu.ac.in
Condensed Matter Physics, Material Science, Crystallography,
Structural Phase Transitions
39 Professor Yashwant Singh
Professor Emeritus and Raja Ramanna
Fellow
Department of Physics Banaras Hindu
University Varanasi 221005
email: ysingh@bhu.ac.in,
singhyas_in@yahoo.co.in
Condensed Matter Theory, Theoretical Biology
40 Professor ON Srivastava
Department of Physics
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
221005 email: hepons@yahoo.com
Physics of Materials; Hydrogen Energy, Nano Science and
Technology
41 Professor Abhijit Sen
Raman Professor
Institute for Plasma Research
Bhat Gandhinagar 382428
email: abhijit@ipr.res.in
Plasma Physics and Non Linear Dynamics
42 Dr G Ananthakrishna
Emeritus Professor
Raja Ramanna Fellow
Materials Research Centre
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: garani@mrc.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Materials Science and Condensed Matter Physics
43 Professor SB Krupanidhi
Materials Research Centre
Physics of Materials, Epitaxial Multi-Component Oxides,
Compound Semiconductors, Superlattices, Functional Devices &
Applications
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Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: sbk@mrc.iisc.ernet.in,
sbkenator@gmail.com
44 Professor BK Sadashiva
INSA Senior Scientist
Raman Research Institute
CV Raman Avenue Sadashivanagar
Bangalore 560080
email: sadashiv@rri.res.in
Synthesis and Characterization of Liquid Crystalline Materials
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CHEMISTRY CHAIR PERSONS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor S Chandrasekaran
Department of Organic Chemistry and
Chairman, Division of Chemical Sciences
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: scn@orgchem.iisc.ernet.in
Organic Synthesis, Organometallic Chemistry, Catalysis
2 Professor TK Chandrashekar
Director
National Institute of Science Education &
Research (NISER)
Institute of Physics Campus
Sachivalaya Marg, PO Sainik School
Bhubaneswar 751005
email: tkc@niser.ac.in;
tkchandrashekar@rediffmail.com
Inorganic Chemistry of Biomolecules
3 Professor N Sathyamurthy
Director
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research Mohali
MGSIPAP Complex, Sector 26
Chandigarh 160019
email: nsath@iisermohali.ac.in,
nsath@iitk.ac.in
Theoretical, Molecular Reaction Dynamics
4 Professor VK Singh
Director
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research, Bhopal
ITI, (Gas Rahat) Building, Govindpura
Bhopal 462023
email: vinodks@iitk.ac.in
Organic Chemistry
5 Dr JS Yadav
Director
Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
Uppal Road Tarnaka
Hyderabad 500007
email: yadav@iict.res.in
Organic Chemistry
6 Professor Amit Basak
Dean (Faculty)
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302
email: absk@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in
Organic Chemistry
7 Professor Kankan
Bhattacharyya
Department of Physical Chemistry
Indian Assoc.for the Cultivation of Sci.
2A & B, Raja SC Mullick Road
Jadavpur Kolkata 700032
email: pckb@mahendra.iacs.res.in
Physical Chemistry, Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy, Organized
Assembly
8 Professor MK Chaudhuri
Vice-Chancellor
Tezpur University Napaam
Tezpur 784028 (Assam)
email: mkc@tezu.ernet.in
Inorganic Chemistry
9 Professor BM Deb
Professor
Indian Instt. of Science Education Res.
HC-VII, Sector-III Salt Llake
Kolkata 700106 email: bmdeb@yahoo.co.in
Theoretical Chemistry, Chemical Physics
14

10 Dr RN Mukherjee
Professor
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: rnm@iitk.ac.in
Inorganic Chemistry, Bio-inorganic Chemistry
11 Dr Sumit Bhaduri
562, Adenwala Road
Rustom Mansion Matunga
Mumbai 400019
email: sbhaduri26@hotmail.com,
sbhaduri@northwestern.edu
Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry and Homogeneous
Catalysis
12 Dr SK Ghosh
Outstanding Scientist and Head
Theoretical Chemistry Section
Chemistry Group
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
Mumbai 400085
email: skghosh@barc.gov.in
Theoretical Chemistry, Computational Materials Science, Soft
Condensed Matter Physics
13 Professor RV Hosur
Senior Professor (I)
Department of Chemical Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: hosur@tifr.res.in
Biophysical Chemistry, NMR, Structural Biology
14 Dr N Ganesh
Director
Indian Institute of Science Edu.& Res.
900, NCL Innovation Park
Dr Homi Bhabha Road Pune 411008
email: kn.ganesh@iiserpune.res.in
Bio-Organic Chemistry
15 Dr Sourav Pal
Director
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
email: s.pal@ncl.res.in, director@ncl.res.in
Theoretical Chemistry, Electronic Structure Theory, Ab initio
quantum Chemistry
16 Dr Suresh Das
Director
National Institute for Interdisciplinary
Science and Technology (CSIR)
Trivandrum (Kerala) 695019
email: director@niist.res.in,
sureshdas@niist.res.in,
sureshdas55@gmail.com
Photochemistry, Photophysics, Liquid Crystals, Organic Functional
Materials, Photoresponsive Materials, NIR Absorbing Dyes, Dye
Sensitized Solar Cells
17 Professor MS Gopinathan
SWATHI, VP XI / 872
Kodunganur P.O. Vattiyurkavu
Thiruvananthapuram 695013
email: msgopinathan@gmail.com
Quantum Chemistry and Non-linear Dynamics
18 Professor ED Jemmis
Director
Indian Institute of Science Education &
Research CET Campus
Thiruvananthapuram 695016
email: jemmis@iisertvm.ac.in
Theoretical and Computational Chemistry
CHEMISTRY MEMBERS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Dr Santanu Bhattacharya
Department of Orgnic Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: sb@orgchem.iisc.ernet.in
Chemistry
15

2 Professor TN Guru Row
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: ssctng@sscu.iisc.ernet.in
X-Ray Crystallography, Structural Chemistry
3 Professor H Ila
Apt. 002, Block VIII
Heritage Estate, Yelahanka
Bangalore 560064
email: hila@jncasr.ac.in
Synthetic and Medicinal Chemistry
4 Professor Uday Maitra
Department of Organic Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: maitra@orgchem.iisc.ernet.in,
maitrau@gmail.com
Organic Chemistry: Supramolecular Chemistry, Chemistry of Bile
Acids, Organo and Hydrogels, Asymmetric Synthesis
5 Professor N Periasamy
Flat No. N-52
Diamond District
Old Airport Road Kodihalli
Bengaluru 560008
email: peri@tifr.res.in
Physical Chemistry
6 Professor SS Ramasesha
Solid State & Structural Chemistry Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: ramasarma_1932@rediffmail.com,
trs@cdfd.org.in
Theoretical Chemistry
7 Professor KL Sebastian
Dept. of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: kls@ipc.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Chemistry
8 Professor A Srikrishna
Professor
Department of Organic Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: ask@orgchem.iisc.ernet.in
Organic Chemistry
9 Professor Sukumaran
Vasudevan
Department of Inorganic and Physical
Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: svipc@ipc.iisc.ernet.in
Physical Chemistry
10 Professor Subramanian
Yashonath
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: yashonath@sscu.iisc.ernet.in
Theoretical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
11 Dr JS Sandhu
INSA Senior Scientist
Department of Chemistry
Punjabi University Patiala 147002
email: j_sandhu2002@yahoo.com
Organic Chemistry, Bio Organic Chemistry
12 Professor N Chandrakumar
Professor
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology
Chennai 600036
email: nckumar@iitm.ac.in,
chandrakumar.iitm@gmail.com
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy & Imaging, Chemical Physics,
Physical Chemistry, Instrumentation
16

13 Professor SK Dogra
B-101, Mangal Apartments
16-Vasundhara Enclave Delhi 110096
email: skdogra@iitk.ac.in
Physical Chemistry & Photochemistry
14 Professor Amarnath Maitra
A-2/8 Cavalry Lane Delhi 110007
email: amarnathmaitra@yahoo.com
Nanomedicine
15 Professor Deevi Basavaiah
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Central University PO
Hyderabad 500046
email: dbsc@uohyd.ernet.in
Organic Chemistry: Baylis-Hillman Chemistry and Chiral Catalysis
16 Professor BM Choudary
Managing Director
Ogene Systems (I) Pvt.Ltd.
11-6-56, GSR Estate
First Floor, Near IDPL, Balanagar
Hyderabad 500037
email: bmchoudary@gmail.com,
bmchoudary@yahoo.com, bmc@ogene.co.in
Catalysts and Nano-materials to Nano-Medicines
17 Professor KC Kumaraswamy
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: kckssc@uohyd.ernet.in,
kckssc@yahoo.com
Chemistry Inorganic / Organic
18 Professor Ashwini Nangia
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: ashwini.nangia@gmail.com,
ansc@uohyd.ernet.in
Organic Chemistry, Crystal Engineering
19 Professor M Periasamy
Professor
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Central University P.O. Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: mpsc@uohyd.ernet.in,
mariappan.periasamy@gmail.com
Organic Chemistry, Organometallics and Chiral Reagents
Chemistry
20 Professor TP Radhakrishnan
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: tprsc@uohyd.ernet.in,
tprlv@yahoo.com
Materials Chemistry
21 Professor Anunay Samanta
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: assc@uohyd.ernet.in,
anunay.samanta@gmail.com
Physical Chemistry (Photochemistry, Time-resolved Spectroscopy)
22 Professor Kalidas Sen
School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: kalidas.sen@gmail.com,
sensc@uohyd.ernet.in
Quantum Chemistry
23 Dr PK Chattaraj
Head
Department of Chemistry and Convener
Centre for Theoretical Studies
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302
Theoretical Chemistry, Nonlinear Dynamics
17

email: pkc@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in
24 Professor Subrata Ghosh
Senior Professor and Dean (Administration)
Indian Association for the Cultivation of
Science
2A & B, Raja SC Mullick Road
Jadavpur Kolkata 700032
email: ocsg@iacs.res.in
Synthetic Organic Chemistry
25 Professor Sreebrata Goswami
Professor & Head
Department of Organic Chemistry
Indian Association for the Cultivation
of Science Kolkata 700032
email: icsg@iacs.res.in
Inorganic Chemistry, Metal-Promoted Transformation, Chemistry
of Materilas
26 Professor K Nag
Professor of Chemistry
Deptartment of Inorganic Chemistry
Indian Assoc. for Cultivation of Science
Jadavpur Kolkata 700032
email: ickn@iacs.res.in
Inorganic Chemistry
27 Dr BC Ranu
Senior Professor
Department of Organic Chemistry
Indian Association for the Cultivation of
Science Jadavpur
Kolkata 700032
email: ocbcr@iacs.res.in, bcranu@gmail.com
Organic synthesis, Green Chemistry
28 Professor PK Bharadwaj
Chemistry Department
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016
email: pkb@iitk.ac.in
Supramolecular Chemistry
29 Dr V Chandrasekhar
Professor & Head
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: vc@iitk.ac.in
Inorganic Chemistry
30 Professor YD Vankar
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016
email: vankar@iitk.ac.in,
ydvankar@gmail.com
Organic Chemistry
31 Professor HB Singh
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: chhbsia@chem.iitb.ac.in
Organometallic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry
32 Professor Vishwakarma Singh
Professor
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: vks@chem.iitb.ac.in
Organic Chemistry
33 Professor SR Gadre
Deptt of Chemistry
University of Pune Pune 411007
email: gadre@unipune.ernet.in,
gadre@chem.unipune.ernet.in
Theoretical and Computational Quantum Chemistry
34 Dr Anil Kumar
Scientist
Physical Chemistry Division
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
Physical Chemistry, Thermodynamics, Physical-Organic Chemistry
18

email: a.kumar@ncl.res.in
35 Dr GP Pandey
Head
Division of Organic Chemistry (Synthesis)
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
email: gp.pandey@ncl.res.in
Organic Chemistry
36 Professor DD Sarma
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit &
Centre for Condensed Matter Theory
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: sarma@sscu.iisc.ernet.in
Electronic Structure of Solid
37 Professor AK Shukla
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: akshukla2006@gmail.com,
shukla@sscu.iisc.ernet.in
Materials Electrochemistry with Special Batteries

19


ENGINEERING CHAIR PERSONS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Dr N Balakrishnan
Associate Director IISc
Aerospace Engineering &
Supercomputer Education & Research Centre
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: balki.iisc@gmail.com,
balki@serc.iisc.ernet.in
Aerospace Electronics, Computational, Electromagnetics,
Polarimetric and Doppler Radars, Information Security, Speech
Processing, Signal Coding
2 Dr Dipankar Banerjee
Department of Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: dbanerjee@materials.iisc.ernet.in
Physical Metallurgy
3 Professor Kamanio
Chattopadhyay
Chairman
Department of Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: kamanio@materials.iisc.ernet.in
Physical Metallurgy & Materials Engineering
4 Professor ML Munjal
Honorary Professor & INAE Distinguished
Professor
Convenor, Facility for Research in Technical
Acoustics (FRITA)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: munjal@mecheng.iisc.ernet.in
Technical Acoustics, Industrial Noise Control, Automotive Noise
Control
5 Professor R Narasimhan
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: narasi@mecheng.iisc.ernet.in
Fracture Mechanics, Computational Solid Mechanics
6 Professor YVRK Prasad
Department of Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: prasad_yvrk@hotmail.com
Metallurgical Engineering - Mechanical Metallurgy & Processing
7 Professor Srinivasa
Ranganathan
Honorary Professor
Department of Matarials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: rangu@materials.iisc.ernet.in
Physical Metallurgy & Materials Science
8 Professor VVS Sarma
INAE Distinguised Professor
Deptt of Computer Science & Automation
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: vvs@csa.iisc.ernet.in
Computer Science, Intelligent Systems and Indian Logic
9 Professor J Srinivasan
Centre for Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: jayes@caos.iisc.ernet.in

Thermal Sciences, Atmospheric Sciences
20

10 Dr AK Bhowmick
Director
Indian Institute of Technology-Patna
Navin Govt. Polytechnic Campus
Patliputra Colony Patna 800013
email: director@iitp.ac.in,
aniikb@rtc.iitkgp.ernet.in
Polymer Science and Engineering
11 Professor MK Surappa
Director
Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar
Nangal Road Rupnagar, Punjab 141001
email: mirle@materials.iisc.ernet.in
Material Processing, Solidification Processing of Metal Matrix
Composites, Tribology of MMCs
12 Dr Baldev Raj
President, PSG Institutions
New Administrative Block
Peelamadu Coimbatore T.N. 641004
email: baldev.dr@gmail.com,
secdmg@igcar.ernet.in
Materials characterization & performance, Technology
Management
13 Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Chennai 600036
email: ashok@tenet.res.in
Telecommunication,Wireless Communications, Computer
Networks, Fibre Optics
14 Dr PS Goel
Chairman
Recruitment and Assessment Centre(RAC)
Defence Research & Development
Organisation Lucknow Road, Timarpur
Delhi 110054
email: dr.psgoel@gmail.com,
chairman@recruitment.drdo.in
Satellite Control Systems, Space Technology
15 Professor Surendra Prasad
Director
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi 110016
email: sprasad@ee.iitd.ernet.in
Signal Processing & Communications
16 Professor UB Desai
Director
Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad
Ordnance Factory Estate
Yeddumailaram (Andhra Pradesh) 502205
email: ubdesai@iith.ac.in
Wireless communication, Wireless sensor networks, Signal
Processing, Image and Video Processing, Information and
Communication Technology for Socioeconomic development
17 Dr G Sundararajan
Director
International Advanced Research Centre for
Powder Metallurgy & New Materials (ARCI)
Balarpur PO, RR Dist.
Hyderabad 500005
email: director@arci.res.in,
gsundar@arci.res.in
Surface Engineering & Deformation Behaviour
18 Professor Amitabha Ghosh
INSA Senior Scientist &
Honorary Distinguished Professor
Bengal Engg and Science University
Shibpur, PO Botanic Garden
Howrah 711103
email: amitabha@iitk.ac.in
Mechanical Engineering
19 Dr Srikumar Banerjee
Chairman
Atomic Energy Commission & Secretary
Department of Atomic Energy
Anushakti Bhavan, CSM Marg
Mumbai 400001
email: chmn@dae.gov.in,
sbanerjee@barc.gov.in
Materials Science, Nuclear Engineering
21

20 Professor VS Borkar
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: borkar.vs@gmail.com
Analysis and Control of Stochastic Systems
21 Professor JB Joshi
Director
Institute of Chemical Technology
Matunga Mumbai 400019
email: jbj@ictmumbai.edu.in
Chemical Engineering
22 Professor DV Khakhar
Professor of Chemical Engineering and
Director
Indian Institute of Technology
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: khakhar@iitb.ac.in
Chemical Engineering
23 Professor GD Yadav
Director & R.T. Mody Professor
Institute of Chemical Technology
University of Mumbai, Matunga
Mumbai 400019
email:
gdyadav@ictmumbai.edu.in,director@ictmum
bai.edu.in, gdyadav@yahoo.com
Catalysis Science and Engineering, Green Chemistry and
Technology
24 Professor LM Patnaik
Vice-Chancellor
Defence Institute Advanced Technology
(DIAT)
(Govt. of India, Min. of Def, DRDO)
Deemed University
Girinagar,Pune 411025
email: lalit@diat.ac.in,lalitblr@gmail.com
Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics & Information
Technology
25 Dr Paul Ratnasamy
INSA Ramanujan Research Professor
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
email: prs@ems.ncl.res.in
Catalysis

ENGINEERING MEMBERS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor KT Jacob
Department of Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: katob@materials.iisc.ernet.in
Materials Science and Processing, Thermodynamics, Phase
Equilibria, Fuel Cells and Solid State Sensors
2 Professor Vikram Jayaram
Department of Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: qjayaram@materials.iisc.ernet.in,
qjayaram@yahoo.com
Materials Science and Engineering
3 Professor V Kumaran
Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: kumaran@chemeng.iisc.ernet.in
Chemical Engineering
4 Professor Yadati Narahari
Department of Computer Science and
Automation
Indian Institute of Science
Computer Science and Electronics Commerce, Game Theory
22

Bangalore 560012
email: hari@csa.iisc.ernet.in
5 Professor BS Rajan
INAE Chair Professor
Department of Electrical Communication
Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: bsrajan@ece.iisc.ernet.in,
bsrajanb@yahoo.com
Electrical Engineering (Communications)
6 Professor N Viswanadham
No.529, 2nd Main Road
RMV 2nd Stage, 3rd Block
Off New BEL Road
Bangalore 560094
email: n.viswanadham@gmail.com
Global Manufacturing and Service Networks, Logistics
7 Professor NK Gupta
Department of Applied Mechanics
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Hauz Khas New Delhi 110016
email: nkgupta@am.iitd.ernet.in
Plasticity and Impact Mechanics
8 Dr Gangan Prathap
Director
National Institute of Science Communication
and Information Resources
New Delhi 110012
email: gp@niscair.res.in
Structural Mechanics
9 Dr Sandeep Sen
Department of Computer Science &
Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz Khas New Delhi 110016
email: ssen@cse.iitd.ernet.in
Computer Science (Algorithms)
10 Professor Anurag Sharma
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi 110016
email: asharma@physics.iitd.ac.in
Photonics, Fiber & Integrated Optics; Gradient-Index Optics;
Applied Optics
11 Dr C Ganguly
403, Galaxy Tower
7/101/1 Scientist Colony
Habsiguda Hyderabad 500007
email: chm_ganguly@yahoo.com
Chaitanyamoy_ganguly@cameco.com
Nuclear Fuels & Reactor Materials
12 Professor B Yegnanarayana
Professor and Microsoft Chair
International Institute of Information
Technology, Hyderabad
Gachibowli Hyderabad 500032
email: yegna@iiit.ac.in,
bayya.yegna@gmail.com
Signal Processing, Speech, Vision, and Neural Networks
13 Dr Soumitro Banerjee
Department of Physical Sciences
Indian Institute of Science Education &
Research Mohanpur, Nadia (WB) 741252
email: soumitro.banerjee@gmail.com
Nonlinear Dynamics
14 Professor PP Chakrabarti
Deptt of Computer Science and Engg
Dean
Sponsored Res. & Industrial Consultancy
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302
email: ppchak@cse.iitkgp.ernet.in,
ppchak@adm.iitkgp.ernet.in

Computer Science and Engineering
23

15 Professor BB Chaudhuri
Head
Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
Unit, Indian Statistical Institute
203 Barrackpore Trunk Road
Kolkata 700108
email: bbcisical@gmail.com, bbc@isical.ac.in
Computer Science and Engineering
16 Professor AK Mallik
Honorary Distinguished Professor
BESUS Howrah 711103
email: akmallik@iitk.ac.in,
asokiitk@gmail.com
Vibration Engineering, Kinematics
17 Professor Indranil Manna
Director
Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute
196, Raja SC Mullick Road
PO Jadavpur University Kolkata 700032
email: director@cgcri.res.in,
imanna@cgcri.res.in, im_kgp@yahoo.co.in
Materials Engineering, Surface Engineering, Nanomaterials
18 Professor NR Pal
Electronics and Communication Sciences Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203 B. T. Road Kolkata 700108
email: nikhil@isical.ac.in,
nrpal59@gmail.com
Computational Intelligence - Fuzzy Logic, Neural Networks and
Evolutionary Computing
19 Professor SK Pal
Director and Distinguished Scientist
Indian Statistical Institute
203, BT Road Kolkata 700108
email: sankarpal@yahoo.com,
sankar@isical.ac.in
Computer Science, Soft Computing, Pattern Recognition and
Image Processing, Fuzzy & Neural Systems, Data Mining and Web
Intelligence
20 Dr Kalyanmoy Deb
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016
email: deb@iitk.ac.in
Optimization and Evolutionary Computation
21 Professor Sanjay Mittal
Dean of Academic Affairs
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: smittal@iitk.ac.in
Unsteady Aerodynamics, Finite Elements, High Performance
Computing
22 Professor Ashutosh Sharma
Institute Chair Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
email: ashutos@iitk.ac.in
Nanotechnology, Patterning and Self-organization of Soft
Materials, Meso-mechanics, Colloid and Interface Science, Thin
Films, Membranes, Functional Materials
23 Professor Subhasis Chaudhuri
Professor and Dean (International Relations)
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: sc@ee.iitb.ac.in, dean.ir@iitb.ac.in
Computer Vision and Image Processing
24 Professor Tarun Kant
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Powai Mumbai 400076
email: tkant@civil.iitb.ac.in
Structural Mechanics
25 Dr AB Pandit
UGC Research Scientist C (Professors Grade)
Chemical Engineering Department
Institute of Chemical Technology
University of Mumbai Mumbai 400019
email: abp@ictmumbai.edu.in,
Chemical Engineering, Design of Multiphase Reactors, Bubble
Dynamics and Cavitation Phenomena
24

nanapandit@yahoo.co.uk,
dr.pandit@gmail.com
26 Professor RK Shyamasundar
Sr Professor & Dean
Faculty of Technology & Computer Science
Tata Instt. of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005
email: shyam@tcs.tifr.res.in
Computer Science
27 Dr VR Choudhary
NASI Senior Scientist
Chemical Engineering Division
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
email: vr.choudhary@ncl.res.in,
vrc0001@yahoo.co.in
Catalysis and Chemical Reaction Engineering
28 Dr BD Kulkarni
Dy. Director & Head
Chemical Engineering Division
National Chemical Laboratory
Pune 411008
email: bd.kulkarni@ncl.res.in
Chemical Engineering
29 Professor Shrikant Lele
377, Mahatma Housing Society
Kothrud Pune 411038
email: drslele@gmail.com
Physical Metallurgy & Materials Science

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GEOLOGY CHAIR PERSONS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor JN Goswami
Director
Physical Research Laboratory
Ahmedabad 380009
email: goswami@prl.res.in
Solar System Studies,Earth and Planetary Science
2 Professor AK Singhvi
Outstanding Scientist, Geosciences Division
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: sighvi@prl.res.in
Quaternary Climate and Geochronology, Radiation Effects and
Dosimetry
3 Professor AK Gupta
Raja Ramanna Fellow
Nat Ctr of Exptl Mineralogy & Petrology
University of Allahabad
14, Chatham Lines Allahabad 211002
email: alok.krishna.gupta@gmail.com,
ncempald@dataone.in
Experimental Mineralogy and Petrology
4 Dr R Srinivasan
No. 114, Kshithija Ramanashree Nagar
S.O.S. Post
Bannerghatta Road Bangalore 560076
email: srinimalu@gmail.com,
srinivasanmalathi@rediffmail.com
Precambrian Geology, Sedimentation & Structure
5 Professor V Rajamani
School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: rajamani44@hotmail.com
Geochemistry
6 Professor SK Tandon
Department of Geology
and Pro-Vice Chancellor
University of Delhi Delhi 110007
email: sktand@rediffmail.com, pvc@du.ac.in
Physical Stratigraphy, Quaternary Geology, Palaeoclimate
7 Professor VP Dimri
CSIR Distinguished Scientist (HAG+)
National Geophysical Research Institute
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: dimrivp@yahoo.com,
dimrivp@yahoo.com
Geophysical Inversion, Fractals and Signal Processing
8 Professor HK Gupta
Panikkar Professor
National Geophysical Research Institute
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: harshg123@gmail.com
Seismology, Geophysical Exploration, Ocean Sciences
9 Professor S Sengupta
Deptt. of Geological Science
Jadavpur University Kolkata 700032
email: jugeossg@iacs.res.in,
sudiptasg@yahoo.com
Structural Geology & Precambrian Geology
10 Professor Ashok Sahni
98 Mahatma Gandhi Marg
Lucknow 226001
email: ashok.sahni@gmail.com
Geology, Vertebrate Paleaontology and Biostratigraphy
11 Dr Archana Bhattacharyya
Indian Institute of Geomagnetism
Kalamboli Highway New Panvel
Navi Mumbai 410218
email: abh@iigs.iigm.res.in
Ionospheric Physics and Geomagnetism
26

12 Dr GS Lakhina
Emeritus Professor (CSIR)
Indian Institute of Geomagnetism
Plot No. 5, Sector 18
Kalamboli Highway, New Panvel
Navi Mumbai 410218
email: lakhina@iigs.iigm.res.in
Geomagnetism and Atmospheric Sciences

GEOLOGY MEMBERS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor Narendra Bhandari
Basic Science Research Institute
Navrangpura
Ahmedabad 380009
email: bhandari@prl.ernet.in
Earth and Planetary Science
2 Professor S Krishnaswami
Planetary and Geosciences Division
Physical Research Lab.
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: swami@prl.res.in
Geochemistry, Isotope Techniques in Earth Sciences
3 Professor Shyam Lal
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura Ahmedabad 380009
email: shyam@prl.res.in
Atmospheric Science
4 Dr SK Satheesh
Associate Professor
Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Science
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: satheesh@caos.iisc.ernet.in,
profsks@gmail.com
Atmospheric Aerosol & Climate
5 Professor Talat Ahmad
Professor & Head
Department of Geology
Centre of Advanced Studies
University of Delhi Delhi 110007
email: tahmad001@yahoo.co.in,
tahmad001@gmail.com
Igneous Petrology-Geochemistry & Himalayan Geology
6 Professor DM Banerjee
Department of Geology
University of Delhi Chattra Marg
Delhi 110007
email: dhirajmohanbanerjee@gmail.com
Precambrian Sedimentology, Sedimentary Geochemistry
7 Professor Mihir Deb
Department of Geology and Director
School of Environmental Studies
Chatra Marg University of Delhi
Delhi 110007
email: mihirdeb@gmail.com,
mihir.deb@rediffmail.com
Ore Geology, Geochemistry, Precambrian Geology
8 Dr Anil Kumar Gupta
Director
Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology
33, General Mahadeo Singh Road
Dehra Dun 248001
email: anil_k_gupta1960@yahoo.co.in,
anilg@wihg.res.in, director@wihg.res.in
Micropaleontology, Paleomonsoon and Paleoclimatology
9 Professor AK Jain
Department of Earth Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology
Roorkee 247667
Geology, Structural Geology & Tectonics
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email: himalfes@iitr.ernet.in,
himalfes@gmail.com
10 Professor GVR Prasad
Department of Geology
University of Delhi Delhi 110007
email: pguntupalli@rediffmail.com,
guntupalli.vrprasad@gmail.com
Vertebrate Palaeontology,Biostratigraphy, Palaeobiogeography,
Evolution of Mesozoic Mammals
11 Professor Sri Niwas
Department of Earth Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology
Roorkee 247667
email: srsnpfes@iitr.ernet.in
Geophysics
12 Dr SS Rai
JC Bose National Fellow & Scientist
National Geophysical Research Institute
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: shyamsrai@gmail.com
Seismology and Electromagnetic Exploration
13 Professor RN Singh
Emeritus Scientist (CSIR)
National Geophysical Research Institute
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: rishiprem@hotmail.com,
rnsingh@ngri.res.in
Geophysics, Geophysical and Environmental Modelling
14 Professor Abhijit Bhattacharya
Department of Geology and Geophysics
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302
email: abba@gg.iitkgp.ernet.in,
abbhat55@gmail.com,
abbhat55@rediffmail.com
Petrology, Geochemistry
15 Professor Anindya Sarkar
Department of Geology & Geophysics
Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur
Kharagpur 721302
email: anindya@gg.iitkgp.ernet.in,
sarkaranindya@hotmail.com
Stable Isotope Geochemistry, Palaeoclimatology, Geochronology
and Sedimentology
16 Professor Somnath Dasgupta
WESTWIND
Block 4, Flat 3B
78 Raja SC Mullick Road
Kolkata 700084
email: somnathdasg@googlemail.com,
somnathdasg@gmail.com
Metamorphic Petrology, Ore Geology, Precambrian Geology
17 Professor Nibir Mandal
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research
NITTTR, Block FC
Sector III, Salt Lake City
Kolkata 700106
email: nibirmandal@yahoo.co.in,
nibir@vsnl.net
Structural Geology and Tectonics
18 Professor Pulak Sengupta
Professor of Geology
Department of Geological Sciences
Jadavpur University Kolkata 700032
email: pulaksg@gmail.com,
pulaksg@vsnl.com
Metamorphic Petrology and Precambrian Geology
19 Dr M Dileep Kumar
Scientist F
Chemical Oceanography Division
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula Goa 403004
email: dileep@nio.org
Oceanography
20 Dr AK Kamra
Emeritus Scientist
Atmospheric Sciences
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Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology
Dr Homi Bhabha Road Pashan
Pune 411008 email: kamra@tropmet.res.in
21 Dr SK Mishra
B1/103 Nirmiti Horizon
New DP Road Aundh
Pune 411007
email: skmishrapune@rediffmail.com
Dynamic Meteorology & Numerical Modelling
22 Dr SWA Naqvi
Scientist H/ Outstanding Scientist
Centre of Excellence in Quatic
Biogeochemistry
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula Goa 403004
email: naqvi@nio.org
Chemical Oceanography, Paleoceanography and Global Change
23 Dr VP Rao
Scientist-G
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula Goa 403004
email: vprao@nio.org
Marine Geology/Sedimentology
24 Dr SR Shetye
Director
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula Goa 403004
email: shetye@nio.org
Physical Oceanography
25 Professor DC Srivastava
Department of Earth Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee
Roorkee 247667
email: dpkesfes@iitr.ernet.in,
dpkesfes@gmail.com
Structural Geology, Precambrian Geology and Fluid-inclusions
26 Dr Anil Bhardwaj
Scientist SG and Head
Planetary Science Branch
Space Physics Laboratory
Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
Trivandrum, Kerala 695022
email: Anil_Bhardwaj@vssc.gov.in,
Bhardwaj_spl@yahoo.com
Planetary and Space Science
27 Dr K Krishnamoorthy
Project Director - ARFI and Head
AACCR, Space Physics Laboratory
Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
Thiruvananthapuram 695022
email: krishnamoorthy_k@vssc.gov.in,
krishnamoorthyspl@gmail.com
Atmospheric Aerosols Radiative Forcing

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LIFE SCIENCES CHAIR PERSONS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor BB Chattoo
Coordinator
Biotechnology Programme
MS University of Baroda
Vadodara 390002
email: bharat.chattoo@bcmsu.ac.in,
chattoo@msubiotech.ac.in, chattoo@gmail.com
Molecular Biology, Biotechnology &, Microbial Genetics
2 Professor JP Khurana
Coordinator (UGC-SAP)
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi
South Campus New Delhi 110021
email: khuranaj@genomeindia.org
Photobiology and Signal Transduction, Mechanisms in
Higher Plant, Plant Genomics
3 Professor SK Sopory
Vice Chancellor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: sopory@mail.jnu.ac.in, vc@mail.jnu.ac.in,
sopory@hotmail.com
Molecular Plant Physiology
4 Professor Akhilesh K Tyagi
Director
National Institute for Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg PO Box 10531
New Delhi 110067
email: akhilesh@genomeindia.org,
director@nipgr.res.in
Plant Genomics and Biotechnology
5 Dr KC Upadhyaya
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: kcupadhyaya@yahoo.com,
kcupadhyaya@hotmail.com
Molecular Genetics and Genomics, Plant Molecular Biology
and Biotechnology
6 Professor AS Raghavendra
School of Life Sciences
Department of Plant Sciences
University of Hyderabad Hyderabad 500046
email: asrsl@uohyd.ernet.in,
as_raghavendra@yahoo.com
Molecular Plant Physiology and Plant Biochemistry
7 Professor JS Singh
Professor Emeritus
Department of Botany
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi 221005
email: jssingh@bhu.ac.in, singh.js1@gmail.com,
singh_js1@yahoo.com
Ecology, Ecosystems Analysis & Ecophysiology
8 Professor HA Ranganath
Vice-Chancellor
Bangalore University Jnana Bharathi
Bangalore 560056
email: vcbu@vsnl.com
Zoology, Genetics and Evolution
9 Professor SK Saidapur
108, Sripad Nagar Dharwad 580001
email: saidapur@gmail.com
Biology of Reproduction, Comparative Endocrinology &
Animal Behaviour
10 Professor RNK Bamezai
Vice-Chancellor
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU)
Katra Jammu 182320
email: vc@smvdu.ac.in
bamezai@hotmail.com
Genetics, Human Genetics
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11 Professor RC Sobti
Vice-Chancellor
Panjab University Chandigarh 160014
email: rcsobti@pu.ac.in, vc@pu.ac.in
Cell Biology
12 Professor Alok Bhattacharya
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: alok0200@mail.jnu.ac.in,
alok.bhattacharya@gmail.com
Parasitology, Genomics, Bioinformatics
13 Professor K Muralidhar
Department of Zoology
University of Delhi Delhi 110007
email: kambadurmurali2001@rediffmail.com
Biochemistry and Endocrinology
14 Professor Samir Bhattacharya
Department of Zoology
School of Life Sciences
Visva Bharati University
Santiniketan 731235
email: bhattacharyasa@gmail.com
Comparative Endocrinology and Molecular Signaling
15 Professor SC Lakhotia
Prof. of Zoology
Cytogenetics Laboratory
Dept. of Zoology Banaras Hindu Univ.
Varanasi 221005
email: lakhotia@bhu.ac.in, sclakhotia@yahoo.co.in
Cytogenetics, Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology
16 Dr V Ravindranath
Chairperson
Centre for Neurosciences
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: viji.ravindranath@gmail.com,
viji@cns.iisc.ernet.in
Neuroscience
17 Professor NK Ganguly
Advisor, Translational Health Science &
Technology Institute
C/o National Institute of Immunology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg New Delhi 110067
email: nkganguly@nii.res.in
Microbiology, Immunology & Biotechnology
18 Professor Rentala Madhubala
Professor and Dean
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: madhubala@mail.jnu.ac.in;
rentala@hotmail.com
Molecular Parasitology, Functional genomics
19 Professor SK Sarin
Director
Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences
D-1, Vasant Kunj New Delhi 110070
email: sksarin@nda.vsnl.net.in
Gastroentrology (Medicine)
20 Professor Subrata Sinha
Director
National Brain Research Centre
Nainwal Mode Manesar (Haryana) 122050
email: director@nbrc.ac.in,
subrata.sinha@nbrc.ac.in
Molecular Oncology
21 Dr KK Talwar
President
National Academy of Medical Sciences (India)
Ansari Nagar, Mahatma Gandhi Marg
New Delhi 110029
email: kktalwar@hotmail.com

Cardiology
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22 Dr PK Seth
Chief Executive Officer
ITRC, Biotechnology Park
Sector G, Kursi Road Jankipuram
Lucknow 226021
email: pkseth@hotmail.com,
prahladseth@gmail.com
Biochemical Pharmacology & Toxicology, Neurotoxicology,
Neurochemistry, Biotechnology
23 Professor P Balaram
Director
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: pb@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
Bioorganic Chemistry and Molecular Biophysics
24 Dr Dipankar Chatterji
Molecular Biophysics Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: dipankar@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
Biophysical Chemistry & Molecular Biology, Nanobiology,
25 Professor Anil Kumar
Professor (Hon.)
Department of Physics
NMR Research Centre
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: anilnmr@physics.iisc.ernet.in
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Applications
to Biomolecules and Quantum Computing
26 Professor K Muniyappa
Department of Biochemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: kmbc@biochem.iisc.ernet.in,
kmbc@rediffmail.com
Molecular Genetics, Molecular Cell Biology, Functional
Genomics
27 Professor V Nagaraja
Chairman and Professor
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: vraj@mcbl.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Biology of Mycobacteria, Regulation of Gene
Expression Protein-DNA Interactions
28 Professor MRS Rao
President
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific
Research Jakkur P.O.
Bangalore 560064
email: mrsrao@jncasr.ac.in
Molecular & Cell Biology, Genomics & Human Molecular
Genetics
29 Professor JB Udgaonkar
Professor
National Centre for Biological Sciences
Tata Instt of Fundamental Research
GKVK Post, Bellary Road
Bangalore 560065 email: jayant@ncbs.res.in
Physical Biochemistry
30 Professor M Vijayan
DAE Homi Bhabha Professor
Molecular Biophysics Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012 email: mv@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Biophysics, Biological Crystallography and
Structural Biology
31 Professor AS Kolaskar
Vice-Chancellor
KIIT University At/Po: KIIT
Bhubaneswar (Orissa) 751024
email: akolaskar@yahoo.com, vc@kiit.ac.in
Molecular Biophysics & Bioinformatics
32 Professor SK Basu
JC Bose Chair Professor
National Institute of Science Communication &
Information Resources (NISCAIR)
14, Satsang Vihar Marg
New Delhi 110067
email: sandip@niscair.res.in,
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Genetics
32

sandipkbasu@gmail.com
33 Professor VS Chauhan
Director
International Centre for Genetic
Engineering & Biotechnology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg New Delhi 110067
email: virander@icgeb.res.in
Peptide design & Synthesis, Malaria Immunology , Subunit
Vaccine Development and Malaria Drug Development
34 Professor Asis Datta
Professor of Eminence
National Institute for Plant Genome Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg PO Box 10531
New Delhi 110067
email: asis_datta@nipgr.res.in,
asis_datta@rediffmail.com
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
35 Dr SE Hasnain
School of Biological Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Hauz Khas New Delhi 110016
email: seh@bioschool.iitd.ac.in
Molecular Biology and Genetics, Molecular Epidemiology and
Pathogenesis
36 Dr Rajendra Prasad
School of Life Sciences & Rector
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Mehrauli Road New Delhi 110067
email: rp47jnu@gmail.com, rp47@mail.jnu.ac.in
Membrane Biology, Biochemistry, Fungal Genetics
37 Professor TP Singh
DBT Distinguished Biotechnology Research
Professor
Department of Biophysics
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi 110029
email: tpsingh.aiims@gmail.com
Structural Biology, Protein Structures, Peptide Design and
Drug Discovery
38 Professor Anil Kumar Tyagi
Department of Biochemistry
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Road New Delhi 110021
email: akt1003@rediffmail.com
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology
39 Dr J Gowrishankar
Director
Ctr for DNA Fingerprinting & Diagnostics
Building 7, Gruhakalpa 5-4-399/B, Nampally
Hyderabad 500001
email: director@cdfd.org.in
Microbial Genetics and Physiology, Molecular Biology and
Biotechnology
40 Dr SC Mande
Staff Scientist-VI
Centre for DNA Finger Printing & Diagnostics
Bldg 7, Gruhakalpa 5-4-399/ B Nampally
Hyderabad 500001
email: shekhar@cdfd.org.in
Biophysics
41 Dr Lalji Singh
CSIR Bhatnagar Fellow
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB)
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: lalji@ccmb.res.in
Molecular Biology, DNA Finger Printing, Wildlife
Conservation
42 Dr GC Mishra
Director
National Centre for Cell Science
NCCS Complex, Pune University Campus
Ganeshkhind Pune 411007
email: gcmishra@nccs.res.in
Immunology
43 Dr Yadvinder Singh
Senior Soil Chemist
Department of Soils
Punjab Agricultural University
Ludhiana 141004
email: yadvinder16@rediffmail.com
Soil Science
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44 Dr Rakesh Tuli
Executive Director
National Agri- Food Biotechnology Institute
C-1/27 Industrial Area, Phase-8
SAS Nagar, Punjab Mohali 160071
email: rakeshtuli@hotmail.com
Plant Physiology, Molecular Genetics and Plant
Biotechnology
45 Professor Deepak Pental
Director
Centre for Genetic Manipulation of Crop Plants
University of Delhi, South Campus
New Delhi 110021
email: dpental@gmail.com
Breeding of Mustard, Transgenic Crops
46 Professor PP Majumder
Director
National Institute of Biomedical Genomics
Netaji Subhas Sanatorium, 2nd Floor
Kalyani 741251
email: ppm@isical.ac.in
Human Genetics, Gen etic Epidemiology Biostatistics
LIFE SCIENCES MEMBERS
SL.
NO.
NAME AND ADDRESS SPECIALIZATION
1 Professor KNG Ganeshaiah
School of Ecology and Conservation
University of Agricultural Sciences
GKVK Campus Bangalore 560065
email: kng@vsnl.com
Plant Reproductive Ecology, Conservation Biology, Insect
Behaviour & Crop Breeding
2 Dr RR Rao
No. 328, B-4 Block
Kendriya Vihar Yelahanka
Bangalore 560064
email: rr_rao@vsnl.net, raocimap@gmail.com
Plant Taxonomy, Biodiversity, Phytogeography,
Conservation and Ethnobotany
3 Professor HS Savithri
Department of Biochemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: bchss@biochem.iisc.ernet.in
Plant Molecular Virology, Enzymology, Protein Chemistry
4 Professor M Udayakumar
Department of Crop Physiology
University of Agricultural Sciences
GKVK Bangalore 560065
email: udayakumar_m@yahoo.com
Crop Physiology, Plant Molecular Biology
5 Dr Usha Vijayraghavan
Department of Microbiology & Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: uvr@mcbl.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Genetics, Plant Development
6 Professor RK Kohli
Professor and Chairman
Department of Botany
Panjab University Chandigarh 160014
email: rkkohli45@yahoo.com, rkkohli@pu.ac.in,
rkkohli45@gmail.com
Physiological Ecology
7 Professor Sudip Chattopadhyay
Ramanna Fellow
Department of Biotechnology
National Institute of Technology Durgapur
Mahatma Gandhi Avenue Durgapur 713209
email: sudipchatto@yahoo.com
Plant Sciences (Developmental Biology)
8 Professor Anil Grover
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi South Campus
Benito Jaurez Road, Dhaula Kuan
New Delhi 110021
Physiology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and
Biotechnology of Plant Abiotic Stress Responses
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email: anil.anilgrover@gmail.com,
anil.grover@south.du.ac.in
9 Professor Paramjit Khurana
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi South Campus
New Delhi 110021
email: param@genomeindia.org,
paramjitkhurana@hotmail.com
Plant Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Genomics
10 Dr SK Mukherjee
Scientist
International Centre for Genetic Engineering &
Biotechnology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg New Delhi 110067
email: sunilm@icgeb.res.in
Plant Molecular Biology
11 Professor SP Singh
Advisor, SGRR Education Mission
Institute of Technology and Science Building
Patel Nagar Dehradun (Uttarakhand) 248001
email: surps@yahoo.com
Ecology
12 Professor BC Tripathy
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Mehrauli Road New Delhi 110067
email: bctripathy@mail.jnu.ac.in,
baishnabtripathy@yahoo.com
Plant Physiology, Plant Biotechnology
13 Dr Imran Siddiqi
Scientist Gr IV(5) and Group Leader
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: imran@ccmb.res.in,
imransiddi@gmail.com
Plant Molecular Genetics
14 Professor Sampa Das
Plant Molecular and Cellular Genetics
Bose Institute
P-1/12, CIT Scheme, VII-M Kolkata 700054
email: sampa@bic.boseinst.ernet.in,
sampa_d@rediffmail.com
Plant Molecular Biology, Plant Biotechnology
15 Professor AN Lahiri Majumder
Senior Professor & Head
Division of Plant Biology
Bose Institute (Centenary Building)
P-1/12, CIT Scheme VII M
Kolkata 700054
email: lahiri_majumder_@hotmail.com,
alahirimajumder@yahoo.com,
lahiri@bic.boseinst.ernet.in
Plant Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
16 Dr UC Lavania
Chief Scientist & Head
Division of Genetics & Plant Breeding
Central Institute of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
PO CIMAP
Lucknow 226015
email: lavaniauc@yahoo.co.in,
lavania@cimap.res.in
Plant Cytogenetics, Karyobilogy and Plant Improvement
17 Dr Ram Rajasekharan
Director
Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Kukrail Picnic Spot Road
PO CIMAP Lucknow 226015
email: ram@cimap.res.in
Plant Lipid Metabolism
18 Professor RS Tripathi
Amarawati, 10/58
Sector 10, Indira Nagar
Lucknow 226016
email: tripathirs@yahoo.co.uk
Plant Ecology (Population Ecology, Weed Biology, Forest
Ecology, Biodiversity Management, Invasion Biology)
35

19 Dr K Veluthambi
Professor & Head
School of Biotechnology
Madurai Kamaraj University
Madurai 625021
email: kveluthambi@rediffmail.com
Plant Sciences, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Virology
20 Dr SK Apte
Associate Director
Bio-Medical Group and Head
Molecular Biology Division
Bhabha Atomic Reseach Centre,Trombay
Mumbai 400085
email: sksmbd@barc.gov.in, aptesk@barc.gov.in
Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbial and Plant
Biotechnology
21 Professor VA Bapat
CSIR,Emeritus Scientist
Department of Biotechnology
Shivaji University Kolhapur 416004
email: vabapat@gmail.com
Plant Biotechnology and Genetic engineering
22 Dr Lal Chand Rai
DST JC Bose National Fellow
Molecular Biology Section
Centre of Advanced Study in Botany
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
email: lcrbhu15@gmail.com, lcrai@bhu.ac.in
Environmental Physiology/ Cyanobacterial Proteomics
23 Dr PK Singh
House No. B3/22
Post Shivala Varanasi 221001
email: pksalgae@yahoo.co.in
Plant Sciences, Microbiology, Algology, Sustainable
Agriculture, Research Management
24 Professor US Bhalla
National Centre for Biological Sciences
GKVK, Bellary Road
Bangalore 560065
email: bhalla@ncbs.res.in
Computation Neuro Science, Neuro Biology
25 Professor RR Dighe
Molecular Reproduction, Development and
Genetics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: rdighe@mrdg.iisc.ernet.in,
digherr@gmail.com
Molecular Endocrinology, Reproductive Biology,
Biotechnology
26 Professor Gaiti Hasan
Professor & Head (Academics Activities)
National Centre for Biological Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
GKVK, Bellary Road Bangalore 560065
email: gaiti@ncbs.res.in
Intracellular Calcium Signalling
27 Professor Amitabh Joshi
Professor and Chairman
Evolutionary and Organismal Biology Unit
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific
Research Jakkur PO
Bangalore 560064
email: ajoshi@jncasr.ac.in
Evolutionary genetics and population ecology
28 Dr AJ Rao
Rajaramanna Fellow, DST
Department of Biochemistry,
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: ajrao@biochem.iisc.ernet.in,
ajrao_2000@yahoo.com
Reproductive Biology
29 Professor BA Shanbhag
Department of Zoology
Karnatak University
Dharwad (Karnataka) 580001
Biology of Reproduction and Endocrinology
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email: bhagyashrishanbhag@gmail.com
30 Professor Mewa Singh
Department of Psychology
University of Mysore
Manasagangotry Mysore 570006
email: mewasingh@bsnl.in
Animal Behaviour
31 Dr R Sukumar
Chairman & Professor
Centre for Ecological Sciences
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: rsuku@ces.iisc.ernet.in
Ecology
32 Professor T Subramoniam
INSA Senior Scientist
National Institute of Ocean Technology
Pallikaranai Chennai 600100
email: tsbl71@hotmail.com
Invertebrate Reproductive Biology & Cryobiology
33 Dr Sher Ali
Sr Staff Scientist & Chief
Molecular Genetics Laboratory
National Institute of Immunology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi 110067
email: sheralib5@hotmail.com, alisher@nii.res.in
Molecular Genetics of Human and Animal Systems
34 Professor Kasturi Datta
DBT, Distinguished Biotechnology Professor
School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Mehrauli Road New Delhi 110067
email: datta_k@hotmail.com,
kdatta@mail.jnu.ac.in
Biotechnology, Molecular & Cell Biology
35 Professor MS Jairajpuri
3/95 Lal Diggi Road
Aligarh 202002
email: msjairajpuri@gmail.com
Nematology, Taxonomy, Evolution
36 Dr Subeer S Majumdar
Primate Research Centre
Embryo Biotechnology, Cellular Endocrinology
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi 110067
email: subeer@nii.res.in
Transgenic Animals and Endocrinology
37 Professor BN Mallick
Professor of Neurobiology
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Mehrauli Road New Delhi 110067
email: remsbnm@yahoo.com
Physiology, Neurobiology/Neurophysiology of Sleep-
Wakefulness
38 Professor RK Saxena
School of Life Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
email: rksaxena@mail.jnu.ac.in,
rajivksaxena@hotmail.com
Immunology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Tuberculosis,
Pulmonary Immune Responses and Effect of Environmental
Pollutants, Natural Killer Lymphocytes, Erythrocyte turnover
39 Professor YD Sharma
Professor & Head
Department of Biotechnology
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Ansari Nagar New Delhi 110029
email: ydsharma_aiims@yahoo.com,
ydsharma@hotmail.com
Molecular parasitology, Malaria, Molecular Epidemiology
40 Dr SK Subbarao
Apt. 704, Block 13
Eastend Apartments
Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension
New Delhi 110096
Insect Genetics & Cytogenetics & Vector-borne diseases
with special interest in Malariology
37

email: saralaks@yahoo.com,
subbaraosk@gmail.com
41 Professor BK Thelma
Department of Genetics
University of Delhi (South Campus)
Benito Juarej Road New Delhi 110021
email: humgen@vsnl.com
Cytogenetics and Human Genetics
42 Professor Aparna Dutta Gupta
Department of Animal Sciences
School of Life Sciences
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad 500046
email: apdgsl@uohyd.ernet.in,
aparnaduttagupta@gmail.com
Animal Sciences: Insect Molecular Physiology Hormonal
Regulation of Insect Development & Reproduction
43 Dr J Nagaraju
Staff Scientist G and Head
Laboratory of Molecular Genetics
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics
Bldg.7, Gruhakalpa, 5-4-399/B, Nampally
Hyderabad 500001
email: jnagaraju@cdfd.org.in
Molecular Genetics and Evaluation
44 Dr HK Majumder
Director Grade Scientist
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4-Raja S.C. Mullick Road
Kolkata 700032
email: hkmajumder@iicb.res.in,
hemantamajumder@yahoo.co.in
Molecular Parasitology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry
45 Dr G Marimuthu
Professor and Head
Deptt. of Animal Behaviour & Physiology
School of Biological Sciences
Madurai Kamaraj University
Madurai 625021
email: mailbox_gm@rediffmail.com
Animal Behaviour and Chronobiology
46 Dr Sanjeev Anant Galande
Scientist E
National Centre for Cell Science
NCCS Complex Ganeshkhind
Pune 411007
email: sanjeev@nccs.res.in
Chromatin Biology
47 Professor PD Prasada Rao
9, Deotale Layout Nagpur 440033
email: prasadraopd@yahoo.com,
rao_pdp@neeri.res.in
Neuroendocrinology, Neurobiology & Fisheries
48 Dr LS Shashidhara
Coordinator (Biology)
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research
900, NCL Innovation Park
Dr Homi Bhabha Road
Pune 411008
email: shashi@ccmb.res.in,
Is.shashidhara@iiserpune.ac.in
Genetics and Developmental Biology
49 Professor MG Watve
Professor of Biology
Indian Institute of Science Education and
Research Pune 411021
email: milind@iiserpune.ac.in
Evolutionary Biology, ecology and theoretical biology: ,
Professor, , Pune, Sai Trinity Building, Pashan circle, Pune
50 Dr KP Joy
Co-ordinator
CAS, Department of Zoology
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
email: kpjoy@bhu.ac.in,
kpjoybhu@gmail.com,
Neuroendocrinology, Reproductive Endocrinology
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keerikkattilpailyjoy@yahoo.com
51 Professor Rajiva Raman
Deptt of Zoology
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
email: rajiva.raman@gmail.com,
rajiva.raman@yahoo.com
Molecular Cytogenetics, Human Genetics
52 Professor Kumaravel
Somasundaram
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: skumar@mcbl.iisc.ernet.in
Cancer Biology, Virology and Genetics
53 Dr JN Agrewala
Scientist E-II
Immunology Laboratory
Indian of Microbial Technology
Sector 39-A Chandigarh 160036
email: javed@imtech.res.in,
javed@scientists.com
Immunology, Tuberculosis
54 Dr PK Chakraborti
Scientist G
Institute of Microbial Technology
(Council of Scientific & Industrial Research)
Sector 39 A Chandigarh 160036
email: pradip@imtech.res.in
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Molecular Microbiology
55 Professor Deepak Kaul
Professor & Head
Department of Experimental Medicine &
Biotechnology
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education &
Research Chandigarh 160012
email: dkaul_24@hotmail.com
Molecular Medicine, Functional Genomics
56 Dr Viswanathan Mohan
Director
Madras Diabetes Research Foundation &
Dr. Mohans Diabetes Specialities Centre
No 4, Conran Smith Road, Gopalapuram
Chennai 600086
email: drmohans@diabetes.ind.in
drmohans@vsnl.net
Medicine Diabetes Mellitus
57 Professor BS Ramakrishna
Professor of Gastroenterology and Head
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences
Christian Medical College
Vellore 632004
email: rama@cmcvellore.ac.in
Gastroenterology
58 Professor Damodar Rout
Professor & Head
Dept. of Neurosurgery & Director
Neuro Care Centre
Sri Ramachandra University, Porur
Chennai 600116
email: dr.d.rout@gmail.com
Neurosurgery, Microneurosurgery, Microvascular Surgery &
Neurosciences
59 Professor SK Acharya
Professor and Head
Department of Gastroenterology
RNo. 3105, 3rd Floor, Teaching Block
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari
Nagar New Delhi 110029
email: subratacharya2004@yahoo.com,
subratacharya@gmail.com

Gastro Enterology, Hepatology
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60 Dr Ashima Anand
Principal Investigator
Exertional Breathlessness Studies Laboratory
(DST)
Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute
University of Delhi, P.O. Box 2101
Delhi 110007
email: ashima_anand@hotmail.com,
visc.mechs@mail.com
Cardiorespiratory & Neurophysiology
61 Professor BC Das
Professor of Biomedical Sciences
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical
Research
University of Delhi (North Campus)
Delhi 110007
email: bhudevdas48@gmail.com,
dasbc@acbr.du.ac.in
Molecular Biology of Cancer, Molecular Virology and Human
Molecular Genetics
62 Professor CS Dey
School of Biological Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology- Delhi
Hauz Khas New Delhi 110016
email: csdey@bioschool.iitd.ac.in
Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Insulin Signaling,Diabetes,
Drug resistance in Leishmania
63 Dr SK Gupta
Staff Scientist VIII Chief
Reproductive Cell Biology Laboratory
National Institute of Immunology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg New Delhi 110067
email: skgupta@nii.res.in
Reproductive Biology/Immunology, Immunodiagnostics,
Vaccine Development,
64 Dr NK Mehra
Professor & Head
Department of Transplant Immunology &
Immunogenetics
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Ansari Nagar New Delhi 110029
email: narin98@hotmail.com
Clinical Immunogenetics and Transplantation Immunology
65 Dr SK Panda
Head, Department of Pathology
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Ansari Nagar New Delhi 110029
email: subrat@gmail.com, pandask@hotmail.com
Liver Pathology and Molecular Virology of Hepatitis Viruses
66 Dr Poonam Salotra
Deputy Director, Scientist E
Institute of Pathology (ICMR)
Safdarjung Hospital Campus
Post Box No 4909 New Delhi 110029
email: salotra@vsnl.com, instpath@bol.net.in,
instpath@icmr.org.in
Molecular Parasitology and Immunology
67 Dr SK Bhattacharya
P-33, CIT Road Scheme XM, Beliaghata
PO Box No.177 Kolkata 700010
email: sujitkbhattacharya@yahoo.com
Diarrhoeal Diseases, HIV/AIDS, Kala-azar, Infectious
Diseases
68 Dr Sekhar Chakrabarti
Scientist G & Head
Division of Virology
National Institute of Cholera & Enteric Diseases P-
33 CIT Road, Scheme XM, Beleghata Kolkata
700010
email: chakrabartis@icmr.org.in
Viral Diseases with Special Emphasis on Genetic
Characterization of Viruses and Mechanism of Pahogenesis
69 Dr Amit Ghosh
Emeritus Scientist
National Institute of Cholera and
Enteric Diseases (ICMR), (JICA Building)
P-33, CIT Scheme XM, Beliaghata
Kolkata 700010
email: amitghosh24@yahoo.com
Molecular Biology of Vibrio cholera
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70 Dr Chitra Mandal
Director Grade Scientist
Infectious Disease and Immunology Division
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4, Raja SC Mullick Road, Jadavpur
Kolkata 700032
email: cmandal@iicb.res.in,
chitra_mandal@yahoo.com
Glycobiology, Immunology
71 Professor SC Sanyal
Udita 09-0303
Nabami, 1050/1 Survey Park
Kolkata 700075
email: scsanyal@hotmail.com
Medical Microbiology, Infection Control, Antimicrobial
Therapy, Ecology
72 Professor SS Agarwal
D-13 Vivekanandpuri
Lucknow 226007
email: shyamagarwal@sancharnet.in,
agarwal_ss2000@yahoo.com
Internal Medicine, Genetics and, Immunology
73 Dr RA Bhisey
7, Yugprabhat Society
Sitaladevi Temple Road
Mahim Mumbai 400 016
email: rajanibhisey@yahoo.co.in
Environmental Carcinogenesis, Molecular Epidemiology
74 Dr Indraneel Mittra
Dr Ernest Borges Chair in Translational Research
and Emeritus Professor, Department of Surgical
Oncology
Tata Memorial Centre, Advance Centre for
Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer
(ACTREC), Kharghar
Navi Mumbai 410210
email: indraneel.mittra@gmail.com
Oncology/Cancer Surgery, Fundamental, Clinical and Public
health Research in Cancer
75 Dr AC Mishra
Director
National Institute of Virology
Pune 411021
email: mishra.a@niv.co.in,
acm1750@rediffmail.com
Epidemiology & Natural cycle of viral diseases
76 Professor Shyam Sundar
6, SK Gupta Nagar
Lanka Varanasi 221005
email: drshyamsundar@hotmail.com,
doctorshyamsundar@gmail.com
Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Visceral Leishmaniasis
77 Professor Manju Bansal
Molecular Biophysics Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: mb@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Biophysics, Structural and Computational Biology
78 Professor Saumitra Das
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Sir CV Raman Avenue Bangalore 560012
email: sdas@mcbl.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Virology and Molecular Biology
79 Dr TK Kundu
Transcription and Disease Laboratory
Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advaned Scientific
Research Jakkur PO
Bangalore 560064
email: tapas@jncasr.ac.in
Regulation of Gene Expression (Transcription) in Humans
with Special Emphasis on Disease and Terapeutics
80 Professor Satyajit Mayor
Associate Professor
National Centre for Biological Sciences
GKVK Campus Bellary Road
Bangalore 560065
Cell Biology
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email: mayor@ncbs.res.in, jitumayor@gmail.com
81 Professor MRN Murthy
Professor
Molecular Biophysics Unit
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: mrn@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
X-ray Diffraction, Macromolecular, Crystallography,
Molecular Evolution
82 Professor DN Rao
Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: dnrao@biochem.iisc.ernet.in
Protein- DNA Interactions
83 Professor Ramanathan
Sowdhamini
Associate Professor
National Centre for Biological Sciences
(Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
UAS-GKVK Campus, Bellary Road
Bangalore 560065
email: mini@ncbs.res.in
Structural Bioinformatics, Protein Sequence Analysis,
Genome Analysis, Function Prediction
84 Dr Umesh Varshney
Professor
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
email: varshney@mcbl.iisc.ernet.in
Molecular Biology
85 Professor Anand Kumar
Bachhawat
Indian Institute of Science Education
& Research (IISER)
Mohali, Transit Campus
MGSIPAP Complex, Sector 26
Chandigarh 160019
email: anand@iisermohali.ac.in
Microbial Genetics & Biochemistry / Yeast Glutathione &
Sulphur Metabolism
86 Dr Faizan Ahmad
Director
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic
Sciences
Jamia Millia Islamia Jamia Nagar
New Delhi 110025
email: faizan_ahmad@yahoo.com
Biophysical Chemistry and Biochemistry
87 Dr AC Banerjee
Staff Scientist-VII & Chief Laboratory of Virology
National Institute of Immunology
JNU Campus Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi 110067
email: akhil@nii.res.in,
akhil_banerjea@yahoo.com
Viral Pathogenesis and Gene Therapy
88 Dr Balaram Ghosh
Scientist H/Outstanding Scientist of CSIR
Genomics & Molecular Medicine Unit
Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology
Mall Road Delhi 110007
email: bghosh@igib.res.in
Biochemistry, Immunology, Molecular Genetics
89 Dr Amitabha Mukhopadhyay
Staff Scientist-VI
National Institute of Immunology
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg New Delhi 110067
email: amitabha@nii.res.in
Cell Biology
90 Dr DM Salunke
Executive Director
Regional Centre for Biotechnology
180, Udyog Vihar, Phase I Gurgaon 122016
Structural Biology, Macromolecular Crystallography,
Molecular Biophysics
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email: dinakar@nii.res.in
91 Professor DP Sarkar
JC Bose National Fellow (DST)
Department of Biochemistry
University of Delhi South Campus
Benito Juarez Road, Dhaula Kuan
New Delhi 110021
email: dpsarkar59@gmail.com,
dpsarkar59@rediffmail.com,
debi.sarkar@south.du.ac.in
Biochemistry, Molecular Virology, Molecular Cell Biology,
Cell Signaling, Biotechnology & Membrane Biology
92 Professor JS Tyagi
Department of Biotechnology
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi 110029
email: jstyagi@gmail.com
Molecular mycobacteriology, Molecular Biology
93 Dr Amitabha Chattopadhyay
Associate Director (Scientist-H)
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: amit@ccmb.res.in
Membrane Biology, Molecular & Cellular Neurobiology and
Fluorescence Spectroscopy & Microscopy
94 Dr Ch. Mohan Rao
Director
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: director@ccmb.res.in
Biophysical Chemistry and Molecular Biology, Protein
Folding in Health & Disease
95 Dr R Nagaraj
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: nraj@ccmb.res.in
Peptide Biochemistry, Membrane Biochemistry
96 Dr Ghanshyam Swarup
Scientist
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology
Uppal Road Hyderabad 500007
email: gshyam@ccmb.res.in
Molecular and Cell Biology, Signal Transduction,
Biochemistry
97 Dr Samit Adhya
Scientist F
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4 Raja SC Mullick Road Kolkata 700032
email: sadhya@iicb.res.in
Molecular Biology
98 Dr RK Banerjee
Nature's Nest Flat No. 1G, 140
PGH Shah Road Kolkata 700032
email: ranajitb@yahoo.com
Cell Biology, Molecular Enzymology
99 Professor Joyoti Basu
Department of Chemistry
Bose Institute
93/1, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road
Kolkata 700009
email: joyoti@vsnl.com, joyotibasu@gmail.com
Molecular and Cellular Biology with special reference to
mycobacteria
100 Professor B Bhattacharyya
Deptt of Biochemistry
Bose Institute, Acharya JC Bose Birth Centenary
Bldg.
P-1/12, CIT Scheme VII M
Kolkata 700054
email: bablu@boseinst.ernet.in
Structural Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular
Spectroscopy
101 Professor P Chakrabarti
Department of Biochemistry and
BioinformaticsCentre
Bose Institute P1/12, CIT Scheme-VII M
Kolkata 700054
email: pinak@boseinst.ernet.in,
pinak_chak@yahoo.co.in

Molecular Biophysics, X-ray Crystallography and Structural
Biology, Bioinformatics
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102 Dr Pijush K Das
Scientist G
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4 Raja SC Mullick Road
Jadavpur Kolkata 700032
email: pijushdas@iicb.res.in,
pijush52@gmail.com
Biochemistry,Cell Biology, Molecular Parasitology,
Membrane Biology, Drug delivery
103 Professor CK Dasgupta
Department of Biology
IISER- Kolkata
Mohanpur Campus Distt. Nadia
Mohanpur 741252
email: chanchaldg2000@yahoo.com
Biochemistry and Biophysics
104 Dr AK Datta
Division of Structural Biology & Bioinformatics
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4, Raja SC Mullick Road Kolkata 700032
email: alokdatta@iicb.res.in,
mail_alokd@yahoo.co.in
Enzymology, Molecular Biology,Parasitology
105 Professor CM Gupta
C-97, Sector E
Aliganj Ext. Lucknow 226020
email: drcmg@rediffmail.com,
drcmg@sifymail.com
Membrane Biology & Bio-Organic Chemistry
106 Dr KVR Chary
Senior Professor (I)
Department of Chemical Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005 email: chary@tifr.res.in
Molecular Biophysics, Structural Biology and NMR
Spectroscopy
107 Dr Madhusoodan Hosur
Head
Protein Crystallography Section
Solid State Physics Division
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay
Mumbai 400085
email: hosur@barc.gov.in, hosurmv@gmail.com
Biophysics, X-ray Crystallography
108 Professor Guruswamy
Krishnamoorthy
Department of Chemical Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: gk@tifr.res.in
Biophysical Laser Spectroscopy, Macromolecular Dynamics
109 Dr BJ Rao
Chairperson
Department of Biological Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road Mumbai 400005
email: bjrao@tifr.res.in
Molecular basis of Genome Dynamics Biophysics of Genome
Repair Complexes
110 Dr TK Adhya
Director
Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack
Cuttack 753006
email: adhyas@yahoo.com,
directorcrri@satyam.net.in; tkadhya@aol.in
Environmental Microbiology
111 Dr Premananda Das
C-122 (HIG)
State Housing Board Colony
Baramunda Bhubaneswar 751003
email: profpdas@yahoo.co.uk,
profpdas@gmail.com
Biotechnology of Woody Plants and Horticultural Crops
112 Dr BS Dhillon
Vice-Chancellor
Punjab Agricultural University
Agricultural Sciences-Genetics
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Ludhiana (Punjab) 141004
email: dhillonbaldevsingh@gmail.com
113 Dr Bijay Singh
ICAR National Professor
Department of Soils
Punjab Agricultural University
Ludhiana 141004
email: bijaysingh20@hotmail.com
Soil Fertility and Chemistry
114 Professor Narpinder Singh
Professor (Department of Food Science &
Technology) & Dean (Faculty of Applied Sciences)
& Coordinator (University-Industry Linkage
Programme)
Guru Nanak Dev University
Amritsar 143005
email: narpinders@yahoo.com
Food Science and Technology
115 Professor Randhir Singh
Director
JMIT, Radaur
Distt Yamunanagar Haryana
email: randhirbiotech@yahoo.com,
principal@jmit.ac.in
Plant Biochemistry & Biotechnology
116 Dr S Nagarajan
Shiwalik 8/49
New Colony, 16th Cross Street
Chrompet Chennai 600044
email: snagarajan@flashmail.com,
plantauthority@gmail.com
Agriculture Sciences - Plant disease, Wheat improvement,
Germplasm usage
117 Professor HS Balyan
Department of Genetics & Plant Breeding
Chaudhary Charan Singh University
Meerut 250004
email: hsbalyan@gmail.com
Genetics, Plant Breeding & Crop Biotechnology
118 Dr RK Gupta
Regional Facilitator
Rice Wheat Consortium, CIMMYT -INDIA
NASC Office, Pusa Campus
New Delhi 110012
email: rajgupta@cgiar.org
Soil Science, Land Reclamation, Irrigation Water Quality
119 Dr R Khanna-Chopra
National Fellow
Water Technology Centre
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
New Delhi 110012
email: renu.chopra3@gmail.com
Plant Physiology & Stress Physiology, Biochemistry
120 Dr Madan Mohan
Department of Plant Molecular Biology
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Marg
New Delhi 110021
email: Mohanm98@hotmail.com
Agricultural Biotechnology
121 Professor AK Pradhan
Department of Genetics
University of Delhi, South Campus
Benito Juarez Road
New Delhi 110021
email: pradhancgmcp@gmail.com
Plant Genetics and Molecular Plant Breeding
122 Dr NK Singh
National Professor and
B.P. Pal Chair in Genetics and Plant Breeding NRC
on Plant Biotechnology
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
New Delhi 110012
email: nksingh@nrcpb.org
nksingh4@gmail.com
Plant Genomics, Transgenic Development, Molecular
Breeding, Grain Quality in Rice and Wheat
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123 Professor Kunal Ghosh
4A, Ratnabali
7A Judges Court Road Kolkata 700019
email: kghoshcu@gmail.com
Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science
124 Dr SR Singh
House No.561, Sector 2
Udyan II, ELDECO Colony
Rae Bareli Road
Lucknow 226025
email: strmsingh@yahoo.com
Soil and Water Engineering, Irrigation and Drainage
Enggineering, Ground Water Modelling
125 Professor MD Gadgil
Agharkar Research Institute
Agarkar Road Pune 411004
email: madhav.gadgil@gmail.com
Ecology, Environment and Development
126 Professor SK Raina
Chief Advisor
Nath Biogene (India) Ltd.
Nath House, Nath Road
P.B. No. 318 Aurangabad 431005
email:
Agricultural Biotechnology