ACADEMY'S LOCAL CHAPTERS  

1. Ahmedabad Chapter

Chairman - Vacant

Secretary

Prof. Rishi Shanker, Professor & Head (Research), Institute of Life Sciences, Ahmedabad University, Ahmedabad – 380009

2. Bangalore Chapter

Chairman

Prof. K.V. Ramanathan, NMR Research Centre, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - 560012.

Secretary

Dr. H.S. Atreya, Assistant Professor, NMR Research Centre, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - 560012.

Advisors

Prof. Anil Kumar, NASI Senior Scientist, Department of Physics and NMR Research Centre, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore- 560012.

Prof. K.A. Suresh, Scientist of Eminence, Centre for Nano & Soft Matter Research, P.B.No. 1329, Prof. U.R. Rao Road, Jalahalli, Bangalore - 560013.

Prof. H. R. Krishnamurthy, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore- 560012.

Co-opted Advisors

Prof. Ashok Misra, Formerly Director, IITB; Chairman, Intellectual Ventures India, 68, Adarsh Vista, Basavan Nagar, Vibudhipura, Bangalore - 560037.

Prof. V. Ravindranath, Chairman, Centre for Neuroscience, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - 560012.

3. Bundelkhand Extended Region Chapter

Chairman - Vacant

Secretary

Dr. Shivesh Pratap Singh, Professor & Head of Zoology, Govt. Autonomus College, Satna (MP)

Advisors

Dr. Mahesh Chandra Agrawal, 3/4 Datt Arcade Phase-3, South Civil Lines, Jabalpur - 482001

Prof. Anand Prakash Mishra, Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, Biocoordination Laboratories, Dept. of Chemistry, Dr. H.S. Gaur University, Sagar - 470003

Dr. G.S. Niranjan, 2647, Rajendra Nagar, Station Road, Orai (MP) - 285001

Co-opted Advisors

Dr. Shri Niwas Mishra, Professor & Head of Botany, Govt. Model Science College, Rewa (MP) - Coordinator

Prof. Indra Prasad Tripathi, Dept. of Physical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Viswavidyalay, Chitrakoot, Satna (MP) - 485780

Dr. Ramesh Chandra Tripathi, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Viswavidyalay, Chitrakoot, Satna (MP) – 485780

Dr. Rajesh Saxena, Scientist, MPCOST, Bhopal

Dr. Rashmi Singh, Botany Department, Govt. Autonomous College, Satna

4. Chandigarh Chapter

Chairman

Prof. K..N. Pathak, NASI Senior Scientist, Department of Physics, Panjab University, Chandigarh-160 014

Secretary

Dr. Rakesh Tuli, JC Bose National Fellow & Senior Research Advisor, University Institute of Engineering & Technology, Panjab University, Chandigarh - 160015

Advisors

Dr. R.S. Sangwan, Chief Executive Officer/Director, Bio-Processing Unit; BPU, C-127, Industrial Area, S.A.S. Nagar, Phase 8, Mohali – 160071

Prof. K.H. Paranjape, Dean (Academic), Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, Mohali, Knowledge City, Sector 81, SAS Nagar, Manauli PO – 140306

Prof. Girish Sahni Director, Institute of Microbial Tech­nology, Sector 39-A, Chandigarh – 160036 (Shifted to New Delhi – to be replaced)

Prof. R.K. Kohli, Chairman, Dept. of Botany, Dean, University Institutions, Panjab University, Chandigarh – 160014 (Shifted to Bhatinda – to be replaced)

5. Chennai Chapter

Chairman

Prof. H.S. Mani, Adjunct Professor, Chennai Mathematical Institute, Plot H1, SIPCOT IT Park, Padur PO, Siruseri - 603103, Chennai

Secretary

Dr. Saminathan Ponnusamy, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai - 600036

Advisors

Dr. Ramachandran Balasubramanian, Director, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Taramani, Chennai - 600113

Dr. Guruswamy Rajasekaran, Senior Scientist, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, CIT Campus, Chennai - 600113

6. Delhi Chapter

Chairman

Prof. Ajay K. Ghatak, MN Saha Distinguished Professor, NASI, Allahabad; Formerly Professor at IIT Delhi; D-42, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016

Secretary

Prof. Anurag Sharma, Physics Department, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi – 110016

Advisors

Prof. Paramjit Khurana, JC Bose National Fellow, Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi – 110021

Dr. Amit Prakash Sharma, Group Leader & Staff Scientist, Structural & Computational Biology Group, Interna­tional Centre for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi – 110067

Prof. Anup K. Ghosh, Centre for Polymer Science & Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016

Prof. Anirban Pathak, Department of Physics & Materials Science Engineering, JIIT University, A-10, Sector 62, Noida – 201307

Dr. Manoj Saxena, Associate Professor, Department of Electronics, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College, University of Delhi, Karampura, New Delhi - 110015

Dr. Pratibha Jolly, Principal, Miranda House, University of Delhi, Delhi - 110007

7. Hyderabad Chapter

Chairman

Dr. Chintalagiri Mohan Rao, Director, Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology, Uppal Road, Hyderabad – 500007

Secretary

Prof. Attipalli Ramachandra Reddy, Head, Plant Sciences Department, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Hyderabad – 500046

Advisors

Dr. Ramesh Venkata Sonti, Chief Scientist, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Uppal Road, Hyderabad – 500007

Prof. Khareedu Venkateswara Rao, Centre for Plant Molecular Biology, Osmania University, Hyderabad – 500007

Dr. Jagadeesh Bharatam, Senior Principal Scientist, Centre for NMR & Structural Chemistry, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad – 500007

Dr. Kalachand Sain, Senior Principal Scientist & Head, Gas Hydrates Group, CSIR-NGRI, Uppal Road, Hyderabad – 500007

Dr. G. Bhanuprakash Reddy, Scientist E, National Institute of Nutrition, Jamai-Osmania, Hyderabad – 500007

Prof. Aparna Dutta-Gupta, Department of Animal Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Universi­ty of Hyderabad, Hyderabad - 500046

8. Jammu Chapter (including Jammu & Kashmir)

Chairman

Prof. Ram Vishwakarma, Director, Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, CSIR, Canal Road, Jammu – 180001

Secretary

Prof. Ravinder Nath Gohil, Former Professor of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu

Advisors

Names awaited

9. Jharkhand Chapter

Chairman

Dr. Arvind Sinha, Chief Scientist & Head, Information Management & Dissemination Centre, National Metallurgical Laboratory, PO Burmamines, Jamshedpur - 831007.

Secretary

Dr. Ranjan Sahu, Principal Scientist, Materials Science & Technology Division, CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur.

Advisors

Dr. Firoz Ahmad, Former Vice Chancellor, N.P. University, Medninagar, Palamu

Dr. Suman Kumar Mishra, Chief Scientist & Head Corrosion and Surface Engineerig Division, CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory, Associate Dean, Eng. Sc.(AcSIR), Jamshedpur - 831007.

Dr. Sandip Ghosh Chowdhury, Sr. Principal Scientist, Materials Science & Technology Division, CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur.

Co-opted Advisor

Dr. N.G. Goswami, Advisor Management, National Metallurgical Laboratory, PO Burmamines, Jamshedpur - 831007.

Dr. Bimal Kumar Mishra, Department of Mathmatics, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi.

10. Kharagpur Chapter

Chairman

Prof.  Amit Basak, Dean (Faculty) and Professor, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur – 721302

Secretary

Prof. D.K. Gupta, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - 721302.

Advisors

Prof. Sankar Kumar Som, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - 721302

Prof. Anantharaman Chandrasekhar, Department of Physics and Meteorology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur – 721302

Prof. Indranil Manna, Director, Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute, 196 Raja S.C. Mullick Road, P.O. Jadavpur University, Kolkata- 700032. (Shifted to Kanpur – to be replaced)

11. Kolkata Chapter

Chairman

Prof. H.K. Majumder, DAE Raja Ramanna Fellow, JC Bose National Fellow, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology,  4, Raja S.C. Mallick Road, Kolkata - 700032.

Secretary

Prof. Bishnu Pada Chatterjee, NASI Senior Scientist & Emeritus Professor,  West Bengal University of Technology, BF-142, Sector-1, Salt Lake, Kolkata - 700064.

Advisors

Prof. Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay, Department of Biochemistry & Pro Vice-Chancellor, Calcutta University; Director, Centre for Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Calcutta University, 35, Ballygunje Circular Road, Kolkata - 700019.

Prof. R.C. Srivastava, Head, Department of Environmental Sanitation and Sanitary Engineering, All India Institute of Hygiene & Public Health (Govt. of India), 110, Chittaranjan Avenue, Kolkata - 700073.

Prof. Parimal C. Sen, Formerly Professor & Head, Molecular Medicine Division, Bose Institute, P-1/12, CIT Scheme, VII-M, Kolkata - 700054.

12. Lucknow Chapter

Chairman

Dr. C.S. Nautiyal, Director, CSIR-National Botanical Re­search Institute, Rana Pratap Marg, P.B. No. 436, Lucknow – 226001.

Secretary

Prof. Soniya Niyananad, Head, Dept. of Hematology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rae Bareilly Road, Lucknow – 226020.

Advisors

Dr. Dalip Kumar Upreti, Chief Scientist, Lichenology Laboratory, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow – 226001

Dr. Rudra Deo Tripathi, Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Rana Pratap Marg, Lucknow - 226001

13. Mumbai Chapter

Chairman

Prof. A.K. Singh, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai - 400076; Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Allahabad

Secretary

Prof. Shyamalava Mazumdar, Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai - 400005

Ex-Officio

Prof. J.R. Bellare, Chemical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay, Powai, Mumbai - 400076

Advisors

Dr. Girjesh Govil INSA Honorary Scientist, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai – 400005

Dr. P.A. Hassan, Scientific Officer (F), Chemistry Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, MUMBAI - 400085

Prof. K.V.R. Chary, Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi-Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai - 400005.

Prof. K.P. Mishra, Formerly Vice-Chancellor, Nehru Gram Bharati University, Kotwa-Jamunipur-Dubawal, Allahabad; Scientific Officer ‘H’, BARC, Mumbai; Res. 504, Neelyog Residency CHS Ltd, K-1 Pant Nagar, Ghatkopar (East), Mumbai – 400075

14. North-Eastern Region Chapter 

Chairperson

Prof. B.B.P. Gupta, Environmental Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, NEHU, Shillong - 793022.

Secretary

Dr. S.R. Joshi, Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics, NEHU, Shillong - 793022.

Advisors

Prof. R. Sharma, Department of Biochemistry, NEHU, Shillong – 793022

Pof. N. Saha, Department of Zoology, NEHU, Shillong - 793022.

Prof. A. Chatterjee, Head, Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformat­ics, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong – 793022

15. Patna Chapter

Chairman

Dr. Pradeep Das, Director, Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Agam Kuan, Patna - 800007.

Secretary

Prof. R.K. Sinha, Head, Centre for Environmental Sciences, Dean, School of Earth, Biological & Environmental Sciences, Central University of BIHAR, PATNA-800014.

Advisors

Prof. Vivekanand Banerjee, Department of Zoology, Patna University; Res. Arya Kumar Road, Machhua Toli, Patna - 800004.

Dr. Anil Kumar Sinha, Ex-Director I/C (F.S.L.), Res. Flat No. A-2, Anil Villa Apartment, Nageshwar Colony, Boring Road, Patna- 800001.

Dr. Arun Kumar Singh, Reader in Zoology (B.D. College, M.U., Patna), Opposite Anand Apartment, Mandal Compound, East Boring Canal Road, PATNA – 800001.

16. Pune Chapter

Chairman

Prof. Dilip Dattatray Dhavale,  Professor, Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Pune, Pune - 411007

Advisors

Dr. Sulabha Kashinath Kulkarni, UGC Scientist C, Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, Pashan, Pune – 411008

Dr. Pradeep Kumar, Chief Scientist & Head, Organic Chemistry Division, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune – 411008

Dr. Shekhar Chintamani Mande, Director, National Centre for Cell Science, NCCS Complex, Ganeshkhind, Pune – 411007

Dr. Debashis Mitra, Scientist G, National Centre for Cell Science, Pune University Campus, Pune – 411007

Dr. Amitava Das, Sr. Principal Scientist, Organic Chemistry Division, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune– 411008 (Shifted to Bhavnagar – to be replaced)

Coordinator

Prof. (Mrs.) Dipalee D. Malkhede, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Ganeshkhind, Pune-411007

17. Uttarakhand Chapter

Chairman

Prof. A.N. Purohit, Formerly Vice-Chancellor, H.N.B. Garhwal University; Res. 'Almi Anchal", 181/1 Dobhalwala, Dehra Dun – 248001.

Secretary

Dr. Rajendra Dobhal, Director General, Uttarakhand State Council for Science & Technology, Vigyan Dham, Jhajra, Dehradun – 248007.

Advisors

Prof. Y.P.S. Pangtey, NASI-Senior Scientist, Botany Department, DSB Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital – 263002.

Prof. R.D. Gaur, Professor Emeritus, HN 653, Hanumantpuram, Lane 6, Ganga Nagar, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand - 249201

Dr. Surendra Pratap Singh, Advisor, Planning Commission, Uttarakhand State, 41/1, Vasant Vihar, Dehradun– 248006.

Dr. Anil Kumar Gupta, JC Bose National Fellow & Director, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, 33, General Mahadeo Singh Road, Dehra Dun 248001.

Coordinator & Co-opted Member

Dr. D.P. Uniyal, Senior Scientific Officer, Uttarakhand State Council for S&T, DST (Govt. of UK), Vigyan Dham, Jhajra, Dehradun - 248007

 18. Varanasi Chapter

Chairman

Prof. M.K. Thakur, Zoology Department, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi- 221005.

Secretary & Convener

Prof. D.S. Pandey, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi – 221005

Advisors

Prof. O.N. Srivastava, Department of Physics, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005

Prof. S.N. Upadhyay, Department of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Institute fo Technology, Banaras Hindu Universty, Varanasi - 21005.

Prof. K.P. Singh, Professor Emeritus, Department of Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005

Co-opted Members

Prof. V.N. Mishra, Department of Neuro Surgery, IMS, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005.

Prof. C. Haldar, Department of Zoology, Pineal Research Lab, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005.

Miss Anita Dey, Principal, W.H. Smith Memorial School, Sigra, Varanasi – 221010.

Prof. J. Singh, Department of Entomology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005.