Faculty Members

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778169
  jishy@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Nutrient and energy homeostasis, Gene regulation in neuroendocrine centers, Neural circuitry of feeding

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778047
  nssingh@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778045
  nishankannan@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Circadian clock, neuropeptides and sleep, post-transcriptional regulation of circadian rhythm etc.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778254
  poonam@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Parkinson's disease, Neurodegeneration mechanisms, Protein aggregation, Electrophysiology

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 4712778087
  natesh72@hotmail.com
Research Area

Structural Molecular Biology - Protein Crystallography, Single Particle CryoEM

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778175
  ravi@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Plant Centromere biology, Uniparental genome elimination, Genome stability, Aneuploidy,Haploid genetics ,Minichromosome biology

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778161
  sabari@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Molecular Biology and Genetics: Replication-Transcription Conflicts, Mechanisms of Mutagenesis, Gene Expression, Evolution, Antibiotic Resistance

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778046
  satishkhurana@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Hematopoietic stem cells, bone marrow niche, developmental hematopoiesis

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778173
  nishantkt@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Meiotic recombination, Genome stability, Mutation rates

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778068
  ullasa@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Prey-predator interactions, Insect-plant interactions, Wolbachia in insects, Secondary sexual characters, Phylogenetic patterns, Diversity of Indian butterflies

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778160
  stalin@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Molecular Virology- Zoonotic Viruses, Virus discovery, Virus host Interactions, Development of Vaccine and Monoclonal antibodies

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778063
  hsomanathan@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Sensory ecology of pollinators, plant-animal interactions, Behavioural ecology of bees and social spiders

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778171
  sms@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Immunology, Imaging, Mammalian Cell Biology and Biochemistry. Host-microbial interactions, Cell Signaling Mechanisms, Apoptosis, Autophagy and NF-kappaB Signaling.

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778172
  tmanna@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Kinetochore and centrosome biology, chromosome segregation, mitotic spindle regulation and signaling in mammalian cells

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778104
  muthukrishnan@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Fuel cell electro-catalysis, platinum-free catalysts for the cathodic reduction of oxygen in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778092
  thiru@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Materials Chemistry - Metal organic frameworks, metal oxide clusters and nano composites for molecular separation, optical and conducting properties.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  adithya@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Ultrafast Vibrational and Electronic Spectroscopy, Quantum Coherences, Molecular Structure and Dynamics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778050
  alagiri@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Developing new methods, Activation and functionalization of relatively unreactive C–H bonds, Asymmetric Catalysis, Synthesis of Natural Products

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778253
  basudev@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Sustainable Organic Synthesis: Transition Metal-Based Organometallic Catalysis, Photocatalysis, Metal-Free Coupling Reactions

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778052
  gokul@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Macrocyclic systems, Bioinorganic Chemistry, Planar Aromatic and Antiaromatic systems, Porphyrin based Dye-Sensitized Solar cells (DSSC)

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778296
  narendra@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Electrochemistry of Materials and pseudocapacitive Energy Storage

Assistant Professor Grade I
  pushpita@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778049
  rajendar@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Asymmetric Total Synthesis Natural Product Molecules, Asymmetric Catalysis, and Medicinal Chemistry.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  rkurapati@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Biomaterials, Materials Chemistry, 2D Materials, Biodegradation of Nanomaterials, Nanotoxicology, Drug Delivery, Antimicrobial Coatings, Biomimetics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778051
  rr@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Asymmetric Catalysis and Cross-Coupling Reactions

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778249
  soumende@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Supramolecular Chemistry; Molecular Switches and Machines; Foldamer Chemistry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778048
  skundu@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms, Catalysis, Bioinorganic Chemistry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778244
  reddy@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

New Methodologies in synthetic Organic Chemistry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778057
  siva@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778076
  venugopal@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Main Group Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778079
  swathi@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Theoretical Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778074
  reji@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Supramolecular chemistry with DNA, and Functional DNA nanotechnology

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778107
  sukhendu@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Biomass to liquid transportation fuel, Alkane metathesis, Cluster-Assembled Materials

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778083
  vinesh@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

NMR spectroscopy, Structure determination of macromolecules

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778040
  kgt@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Photochemistry & photophysics, Hybrid nanomaterials, Light-matter interactions at nanoscale, Raman Spectroscopy using nanomaterials, Organized surfaces

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778064
  kms@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Medicinal Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Organic Synthesis, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Methodology Development, Crystal Engineering, Soft Materials

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778101
  mahesh@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Physical Organic Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry

Professor & Director
  +91 (0)471 - 2778001
  director@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

(Physical Organic Chemistry)
Organic Photochemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Organic Materials and Mechanistic Organic Chemistry

Ad-hoc Faculty
  +91 (0)471 - 2778185
  harilal@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Health Economics, Health Policy and Innovations, and IPR

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778251
  dhanya.tr@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Elliptic PDE's, Nonlinear Analysis

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778128
  sheetal@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Partial differential equations,Control theory,Game theory,Viscosity solution theory,Navier stokes equations,Image processing

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778247
  ashadond@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Finite element methods for partial differential equations

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778134
  tgeetha@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

I am interested in representation theory of finite dimensional algebras.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778120
  arun@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Hyperbolic systems of conservation laws,Asymptotic preserving schemes,Genuinely multidimensional numerical schemes,Nonlinear waves and shock waves.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778260
  nagaiah.chamakuri@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Numerical analysis and Scientific computing, Optimal control of PDEs, Computational biology and high performance computing, Computational fluid dynamics.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778113
  saikat@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Differential geometry, Higher category theories, Gerbes

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778125
  spal@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Interest: Algebraic Geometry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778149
  srilakshmi@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Number theory, arithmetic algebraic geometry, elliptic curves, modular forms and Galois representations.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778255
  sudarshan@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Partial differential equations, Theory and numerics of hyperbolic conservation laws

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778145
  devarajp@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Harmonic Analysis, Sampling and Reconstruction, Wavelet Analysis

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778118
  sachindranathj@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Linear Algebra & Matrix Analysis

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778126
  shrihari@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Complex Dynamics and Ergodic Theory

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778055
  vthomas@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Group theory, Commutative Algebra and Homological Algebra.

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778116
  
Research Area

Functional Analysis/Numerical Functional Analysis, Mathematical Finance/Financial Engineering, Parameter Identification in PDEs, Mathematical Biology, Machine Learning, Data Science Research

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 277 8136
  manna.utpal@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Stochastic (Geometric) Partial Differential Equations, Stochastic Analysis, Navier-Stokes Equations, Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert equations (Ferromagnetism), Nematic Liquid Crystals

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778152
  amedhi@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Topological insulators, Fractional quantum Hall state, Strongly correlated electron systems.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778071
  bikas@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Semiconductor device physics and related cutting edge electronic as well as optoelectronic applications

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778132
  skumar@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Nonlinear Dynamics: Non-integrable systems, Chaotic Dynamics Bifurcation and Stability Analysis Synchronization Network Theory Complex Systems Time-delay Systems Delay-induced Phenomena Coupled Map Lattices Spatio-temporal Chaos Recurrence Analysis

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778141
  deepshikha@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Quantum Phase transitions in low dimensional and low spin organic insulators as well as Heavy Fermions , Phase diagram of weakly pinned Type-II superconductors, Multiferroics,

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - (0)471-277-8250
  manik.banik@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Foundations, Quantum Thermodynamics, Causality in Quantum World

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778139
  suhesh.kumar@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Photoacoustic imaging (microscopy and tomography), speckle contrast imaging, spectroscopy for Biomedical applications

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778127
  rpant@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Nanophononics, Stimulated Brillouin/Raman scattering, Opto-mechanical interactions, Slow-light, Nonlinear optical phenomenon and devices, Soliton self-frequency shift

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778304
  shabnam@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

High energy astrophysics, Gamma ray bursts, Multi-wavelength and multi-messenger astronomy

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778131
  sbdutta@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Non-equilibrium Physics, Statistical and Quantum Field-theories

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778245
  tanumoy@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Particle physics phenomenology, Beyond the Standard Model, Collider physics, Matter under extreme conditions

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778252
  tuhin@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Nanomagnetism & Spintronics, Functional Materials Engineering, Non-volatile Neuromorphic Memory, Energy efficient ICT

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - +91-471-2778056
  kbvinayak@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Nanostructures and thin films, Surfaces and Interfaces, Defect induced properties of materials, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors, Thermoelectric materials, Semiconducting Metal Oxides and graphene based Gas Sensors

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778130
  bsahoo@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Black hole entropy in supergravity and string theory, Supergravity, AdS-CFT correspondence, Higher-Spin holography

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778140
  j.mitra@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Scanning probe microscopy, tunnelling induced luminescence, metal-semiconductor junctions

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778122
  shaiju@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Multifunctional nanostructured materials- Graphene, 2-dimensional layered nanostructures; Energy storage - Lithium ion batteries, Supercapacitors; Gas storage

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778084
  madhu@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Low temperature electron transport on nanoscale devices: Quantum dots, Quantum point contacts, Nanowires & Superconducting tunnel junction systems and Topological insulators: Spin injection and diffusion in Topological insulator devices.

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778081
  manoj@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Organic and hybrid optoelectronics,Spintronics, Metamaterials, Thermoelectrics, Application of Physics to biology and device applications, Solar Cell

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778138
  rajeevkini@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Ultrafast and Terahertz spectroscopy

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778103
  guru@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Wide bandgap materials and related devices, high-temperature electronics, Power and energy conversion devices, High-throughput techniques.

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778129
  sbasak@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Observation of the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) radiation, the afterglow of the Big Bang, and the analysis of cosmological and astrophysical data sets.

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778080
  shaji@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Quantum Information theory and open quantum systems

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778137
  rnath@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Magnetism and Superconductivity


Emeritus Faculty

Emeritus Professor
  sureshdas@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Photoresponsive Materials, Self-Assembly, Near Infrared Dyes

Emeritus Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778239
  vankar@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Synthetic Carbohydrate Chemistry of Biological Relevance


Visiting and Adjunct Faculty

Visiting Professor
  NCBS, Bangalore
  mathew@ncbs.res.in
Research Area

Neurobiology

Visiting Professor
  IISc, Bangalore
  mrn@mbu.iisc.ernet.in
Research Area

Virus Crystallography

Visiting Professor
  IIT Madras
  gromiha@iitm.ac.in
Research Area

Big Data – Bioinformatics

Visiting Professor
  SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram
  tvanilkumar@iisertvm.ac.in
Research Area

Laboratory Animals, Experimental Pathobiology, Biomaterials

Adjunct Professor
  IIT Bombay
  sunoj@iitb.ac.in
Research Area

Machine Learning

Visiting Professor
  University of Newcastle, Australia
  ajayan.vinu@newcastle.edu.au
Research Area

Advanced Nanomaterials

Visiting Professor
  JNCASR, Bangalore
   nsath@iisermohali.ac.in
Research Area

Theoretical Chemistry

Adjunct Professor
Research Area

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Adjunct Professor
  IIT Kanpur
  amitra@iitk.ac.in
Research Area

Statistics

Adjunct Professor
  IIT Kanpur
  vinaypn@iitk.ac.in
Research Area

Data Science

Visiting Professor
  TIFTCAM, Bangalore
  gowda@tifrbng.res.in
Research Area

Applied Mathematics

Visiting Professor
  IBM, Bangalore
  shantanugodbole@in.ibm.com
Research Area

Data Analytics