Women Young Scientists of INSA

INSA - Indian National Science Academy

Dr Rehna Augustine

National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi
Year of Award: 2015


Dr Tanvi Jain

Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi
Year of Award: 2015


Dr Sameena Khan

Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Faridabad
Year of Award: 2015


Dr Hima Bindu Kudapa

Center of Excellence in Genomics, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi - Arid Tropics, Greater Hyderabad
Year of Award: 2015


Dr Upasana Ray

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA.
Year of Award: 2015


Dr. Gayathri Pananghat

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune 411 021
Specialization: Structure and mechanism of cytoskeletal motility systems
Year of Award: 2014


Dr. Mahalakshmi Radhakrishnan

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal, Pune 411 021
Specialization: Structure and mechanism of cytoskeletal motility systems
Year of Award: 2014


Dr. Ranjani Viswanatha

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bengaluru 560064
Specialization: Nanomaterials, Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure, Magnetism
Year of Award: 2014


Dr. Rohini Garg

National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi 110 167
Specialization: Cell Biology
Year of Award: 2014


Dr. Abha Misra

Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru 560 012
Specialization: Graphene and CNT-based NEMS/MEMS Devices, Sensors and Actuators, Hybrid Fuel Cells
Year of Award: 2013


Dr. Pavithra Lakshminarasimhan Chavali

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, U K
Specialization: Molecular Biology of Rice Seed Development
Year of Award: 2013


Dr. Shiny Narayanankutty Nair

Yale Cancer Centre, Connecticut, USA
Year of Award: 2013


Dr. Sonali Sengupta

Bose Institute, Kolkata 700 054
Specialization: Inositol Metabolism
Year of Award: 2013


Dr. Pinky Agarwal

National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi 110 067
Specialization: Molecular Biology of Rice Seed Development
Year of Award: 2012


Dr. Suman Dasgupta

CSIR Nort-East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat 785 006
Year of Award: 2012


Dr. Moushami Mallik

Max Planck Institute for Molocular Biomedicine, Muenster, Germany
Year of Award: 2012


Dr. Supriya Tiwari

S.S.S.V.S. Government PG College, Chunar, Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh
Year of Award: 2012


Dr. Moumita Chaki

University of Michigan, Michigan 48109, USA
Specialization: Molecular Biology, Mendelian Disorders, Genetics and Vision Science.
Year of Award: 2011


Dr. Sharmistha Dutta Choudhury

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 400 085
Year of Award: 2011


Dr. Lekha Divya

University of Kerala, Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram 695 037
Year of Award: 2011


Dr. Gitanjali Yadav

National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi 110 067
Specialization: Isoprinoid Mediated Responses in Plants
Year of Award: 2011


Dr. Kanika Bajaj

University of California, Berkeley, CA
Year of Award: 2010


Dr. Niti Kumar

Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Munich Area, Germany
Year of Award: 2010


Dr. Yamuna Devi Paila

University of Massachusetts
Year of Award: 2010


Dr. Anindita Bhadra

Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru 560 012
Specialization: Ecological Sciences (Eusocial wasp)
Year of Award: 2009


Dr. KV Brinda

Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-7501
Specialization: Computer Science and Bioinformatics
Year of Award: 2009


Dr. Archana Sunil Gandhe

Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad 500 001
Email: archana.gandhe@gmail.com
Specialization: Molecular Genetics
Year of Award: 2009


Dr. Yamuna Krishnan

Fellow E
National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, UAS-GKVK Campus, Bengaluru
Email: yamuna@ncbs.res.in
Specialization: Chemical Biology of Nucleic Acids
Year of Award: 2009


Dr. Beena R Pillai

Scientist
Comparative Genomics and Gene Expression, Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi 110 037
Email: beena@igib.in
Specialization: Gene Expression
Year of Award: 2009


Dr. Sangita Bose

Guest Scientist
Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Nanoscale Science Department, Heisenberg Strasse 1 D 70569, Stuttgart, Germany
E-mail: sangita.bose@fkf.mpg.de; sangita.bose@gmail.com
Telephone: +49-711-6891638, 1728
Specialization: Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Year of Award: 2008


Dr. T Kavitha

Assistant Professor
CSA Department
Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru 560 012
E-mail: kavitha.telikepalli@gmail.com; kavitha@csa.iisc.ernet.in
Telephone: 080-2293 2239
Specialization: Computer Science (Algorithms and Complexity)
Year of Award: 2008


Dr. Rohini Qamra

31 River Court, Apt 3407, Jersey City, NJ 07310, USA
E-mail: rohiniq@gmail.com
Telephone: +1-201-526-3793
Specialization: Biochemistry and Structural Biology
Year of Award: 2008


Dr. Sharmistha Sinha

Post Doctoral Scholar
Department of Neurology(RNo 455), David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 635 Charles E Young Drive South Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
E-mail: sinhas@ucla.edu
Specialization: Biophysical Chemistry and Glycobiology
Year of Award: 2008


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