Achievements and Awards

  • Dr. Sankar Chakma, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, has been awarded IEI Young Engineers Award 2018-19" by Chemical Engineering Division .
  • Dr. Sanjeev Shukla was awarded Wellcome Trust / DBT India Alliance Intermediate Fellowship (2017-2022).
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi was awarded SERB Women Excellence Award (2017-2020).
  • Prof. Pradeep K Gupta was awarded NASI-Senior Scientist Platinum Jubilee Fellowship 2017.
  • Dr. Bharathwaj S. was awarded SERB Early Career Research Award 2016-2019.
  • Dr. Prasanta Ghorai was awarded Chemical Research Society (CRSI) Bronze Medal (2016-2017).
  • Dr. Bhargava Ram N. was awarded the DST Inspire Faculty Award, 2016.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi was awarded Wellcome Trust / DBT India Alliance Intermediate Fellowship (2015 - 2020).
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Department of Biological Sciences, has been awarded a Research Incentive Grant for distinguished achievements of faculty members from IISER Bhopal (2015 – 2018).
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi has been nominated for International Travel Support to participate in the Gordon Research Conference on Membrane Protein Folding from the Science and Engineering Research Board of the Department of Science and Technology (2015).
  • Dr. Ritam Mallik, Department of Physics received Ramanujan Fellowship 2015.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Department of Biological Sciences, was obtained Travel Grant to participate in the Gordon Research Conference on Membrane Protein Folding from the Department of Biotechnology CTEP (Conference, Travel, Exhibition and Popular Lectures) (declined) (2015).
  • Dr. Shashi Bhushan Singh, Department of Physics has been awarded for the Best Oral talk: Recent Advances in Nano-Science And Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, Chennai
  • Dr. Mukta Vinayak Limaye, Department of Physics has been awarded for the Best Oral talk: Recent Advances in Nano-Science And Technology (RAINSAT-2015), Sathyabama University, Chennai.
  • Dr. Manoj Kumar Tripathi has received the INSPIRE Faculty Fellowship from DST for the period of 2015 – 2019.
  • Dr. Ravi Prakash Singh, Department of Physics received. Newton-Bhabha Fellowship-2015, 2016 to perform muon experiment at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory U.K.
  • Dr. Vikas Jain, Department of Biological Sciences has been awarded the INSA Young Scientist medal 2015.
  • Dr. Ishu Saraogi, Dept. of Chemistry, has received Ramanujan Fellowship Aaward for the year 2014-19.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Department of Biological Sciences, has been elected as Associate, Indian Academy of Sciences (2014 - 2017).
  • Dr. Apurba Lal Koner, Dept. of Chemistry, has received Human Frontier Science Fellowship for the year 2014-15.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Department of Biological Sciences, has received NASI Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award, The National Academy of Sciences (2014).
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Department of Biological Sciences, has received INSA Medal for Young Scientists, Indian National Science Academy.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi was awarded Best poster presentation in TWAS-ROCASA Regional Conference of Young Scientists (Award of $1500) (2014).
  • Dr. Apurba Lal Koner, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DST Inspire Faculty Award for the year 2013-18.
  • Dr. Amit Paul, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2013.
  • Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee, Dept. of Chemistry, has received INSA young scientist medical Award for the year 2012.
  • Dr. Vishal Rai, Dept. of Chemistry, has received Young Scientists Award by Royal Society of Chemistry – WIS, India for the year 2012.
  • Dr. Vishal Rai, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2012.
  • Dr. Prashant Ghorai, Dept. of Chemistry received DAE-BRNS Young Scientist Award and DST-Fast Tract Project
  • Dr. Sangit Kumar, Dept. of Chemistry received DAE-BRNS young scientist award DST, Govt. of India
  • Dr. Alakesh Bisai Received DAE- DAE-BRNS young scientist award DST, Govt. of India
  • Dr. Sunando Datta of Biological Sciences was provided partner group leader of MPI- CBG, Dresden, Germany awarded by Max Planck Gesellschft, Germany and Department of Science and Technology, India
  • Dr. D.S. Rana, Department of Physics, IISER Bhopal, was obtained research grant on “Development of broadband THz spectroscopy for understanding low energy dynamics and ultrafast carrier dynamics in strongly correlated systems’ from Department of Science and Technology – SERB, New Delhi, India. The total budget of the project was approximately INR 1.3 Crores.
  • Dr. K.V. Adarsh, Department of Physics, IISER Bhopal, was obtained research grant on “Controlling, enhancing and tuning the optical and nonlinear optical properties of chalcogenide glasses and single molecule chalcogen containing macrocycles’ from the Department of Sciences and Technology, New Delhi. India. The total budget of the project was INR 47,38,480.00
  • Dr. Snigdha Thakur, Dept. of Physics awarded Ramanujan Fellowship from DST, New Delhi, India on November 2011.
  • Dr. D.S. Rana, Dept. of Physics, has received NASI young scientists Platinum Jubilee Award in Physical Science for the year 2011.
  • Dr. Vishal Rai, Dept. of Chemistry, has received Ramanujan Fellowship Award for the year 2011.
  • Dr. Alakesh Bisai Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2011.
  • Dr. Sangit Kumar, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2011.
  • Dr. Joyanta Choudhury, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2011-14.
  • Prof. Manindra Agrawal has been elected a foreign associate of the US National Academy of Sciences in recognition of his distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
  • Dr. Prasanta Ghorai, Dept. of Chemistry, has received DAE Young Scientist Award for the year 2010.
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi was awarded Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) from the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (2010 - 2015).
  • Dr. R. Mahalakshmi was honored with Ramalingaswami Fellowship from the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (2010 – 2015).
  • Dr. R.S. Tomar, Project: Biochemical characterization of mammalian TypeB, Hat-Histone Acetyltransferase 1(Hat1). Project is funded under RGY1 scheme for three years (January 2010- January 2013) by department of biotechnology, India.
  • Dr. Himanshu Kumar was awarded Kishimoto foundation fellowship from WPI immunology Frontier Research Centre, Asaka University, (April- June 2010) and Ramanujan Fellowship from Department of Science and Technology (GOI) in February 2010, (July 2010).
  • Dr. Sourav Datta, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences has been awarded the IYBA (Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award) by the DBT.
  • Dr. Himanshu Kumar, Department of Biological Sciences, has been nominated as a DBT representative in Institutional Biosafety Committee(IBSC) of National Institute of High Security of Animal Disease(NIHSAD), IVRI, Anand Nagar, Bhopal.
  • Dr. Sourav Datta, Department of Biological Sciences, has been nominated as DBT representative in Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBSC) of ICAR-Directorate of Soybean Research (ICAR-DSR), Indore.
  • Professor Vinod K. Singh, Director, IISER Bhopal has been elected as a Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS).
  • Dr. Pankaj Kumar has been nominated as International Expert on Open Panel of CCI Expert (OPACE) by United Nations (World Met. Organization) on the recommendations of its permanent representative (DG, IMD, Govt. of India).
  • Dr. Sankar Chakma received Early Career Research Award from SERB.
  • Dr. Ritam Mallik was awarded the Early Career Research Award from SERB.
  • Dr. A. Mangasuli of MTH was honored with distinguished Teacher award for the year 2009, IISER Bhopal.