Speakers' Profile
Day 2 - Thursday, 9th December 2010
'Nano for Young' Programme
 
Prof. Santanu Bhattacharya
Professor, Department of Organic Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
 
Profile: Santanu Bhattacharya is a senior Professor at the Indian Institute of Science. He received his Ph.D. from Rutgers University, USA and had a Postdoctoral stint in MIT, under Nobel laureate Prof. H.G. Khorana. He is an active teacher and researcher, who authored over 160 research articles. He is a recipient of TWAS Prize, J.C. Bose Fellowship, S.S. Bhatnagar Award, and Swarnajayanti Fellowship. He is an elected fellow of INSA and IAS. He serves in the committees set up by various Government bodies and is in the advisory board of ACS Journals. He has lectured extensively in India and abroad.