Divisional Workshops:




Divisional Workshop 1       Biological Sciences

 Coordinator  Session Chair  Speaker
 Professor D N Rao Professor K. VijayRaghavan,
Director, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore
 Dr. Tanjore G. Balganesh
  Professor Dileep Deobagkar,
Vice Chancellor, Goa University
 Professor Raghavendra Gadagkar
     Professor Kambadur Muralidhar
     Dr. C.V. Natraj
     Professor B.V. Venkataram Prasad
     Dr. C S Ramesha
     Dr. Girish Sahni


Divisional Workshop 2 Chemical Sciences - Emerging Trends in
Chemical Sciences

 Coordinator  Session Chair  Speaker
 Professor S Chandrasekaran Professor T.R. Kasturi,
Former Professor, IISc
 Dr. T K Chandrashekar
  Professor S.S. Krishna Murthy,
Former Professor, IISc
 Dr. P K Madhu
     Dr. N Raghu
     Professor Gopinathan Sankar
     Dr. M. S. Shashidhar


Divisional Workshop 3       Electrical Sciences

 Coordinator  Session Chair  Speaker
 Professor Anurag Kumar Professor B.S. Sonde,
Former Vice Chancellor, Goa University
 Dr. Andrei Broder
  Professor D.P. Sen Gupta,
Former Professor, IISc
 Professor S.S. Iyengar
  Professor Ram Akella,
University of California, Santa Clara
 Professor Nikil S. Jayant
     Professor K.R. Padiyar
     Professor Vijaya Ramachandran


Divisional Workshop 4     Mechanical Sciences

 Coordinator  Session Chair  Speaker
 Professor J Srinivasan Dr. V.S. Arunachalam,
Former Scientific Adviser to the Raksha Mantri, Government of India
 Dr. Anand Kumar
     Professor Upmanu Lall
     Dr. G Madhavan Nair
     Professor Roddam Narasimha
     Professor P. Rama Rao


Divisional Workshop 5 Physical and Mathematical Sciences - Emerging Trends in Physical and Mathematical Sciences

 Coordinator  Session Chair  Speaker
 Professor Rahul Pandit Professor N. Kumar,
Homi Bhabha Distinguished Professor, RRI
 Professor Kalyan B Sinha
  Professor N. Mukunda,
Former Dean of Science, IISc
 Professor G Baskaran
  Professor E.S. Rajagopal,
Former Director, NPL
 Professor Ashoke Sen
  Professor C. Uberoi,
Former Dean of Science, IISc
 Professor R Srinivasan
  Professor S.V. Subrahmanyam,
Former Dean of Science, IISc
 Dr. Vinod Padaki