A minimum of 1500 scientists, researchers from prestigious universities in India have featured in a listing of prime two per cent of the world scientists lately. The database was curated by a crew of specialists at Stanford College and has been revealed in one of many extra reputed journals, PLOS Biology. The report, ready by specialists, at Stanford has listed over 100,000 scientists, whose revealed analysis manuscripts have accelerated progress of their respective fields and influenced the productiveness of different researchers’ work as properly.
Sixty-seven college members from IIT Kharagpur have been featured within the record. Professor Suman Chakraborty (Fluids and Plasmas – Mechanical Engineering and Transports) is main the record from IIT Kharagpur, adopted by Professor Debabrata Das (Vitality – Biotechnology), Professor Pratim Chattaraj (Chemical Physics – Natural Chemistry), Professor Ajay Singh (Environmental Engineering), Professor Ramkrishna Sen (Biotechnology), and different luminaries.
A complete of twenty-two college members, researchers of Indian Institute of Know-how Guwahati (IIT Guwahati) have additionally featured in Stanford’s record. The IIT Guwahati college members featured within the up to date record are from varied scientific fields, akin to – the Departments of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Biosciences and Bioengineering, Chemistry, Electrical and Electronics. A few of the scientists featured on the record embrace Ajaikumar B Kunnumakkara, Division of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Gautam Biswas, Former Director, IITG, Mihir Kumar Purkait, Division of Chemical Engineering, TG Sitharam, Director, IITG. Talking in regards to the contributions made by the college members of the institute, Director TG Sitharam stated, “This recognition of a number of college on the planet’s prime two per cent of scientists record has positioned IIT Guwahati within the international map of science and has introduced nice pleasure to the Institute. I congratulate all of the 22 scientists and their laborious work and dedication to furthering science.”
Out of the overall variety of scientists featured, 25 are from Lucknow — six every from CDRI and IITR, 4 from SGPGI, three every from KGMU and LU and one every from IET-AKTU and IIM-Lucknow, amongst others. Seven college members of Tezpur College are additionally amongst 1,494 Indian scientists featured within the record.
This is a listing of few different distinguished names who had been recognised within the record:
Dr RA Mashelkar — who pioneered Gandhian Engineering
Ahmed Kamal — Jamia Hamdard Professional-Chancellor
Ambuj Sagar, DK Sharma, KA Subramaniam — IIT Delhi
Prof Rakesh Aggarwal, presently on deputation as Director of JIPMER Puducherry
Dr Vidya Arankalle — former director grade scientists at Nationwide Institute of Virology
Dr Bhushan Patwardhan — Vice-chairman of College Grants Fee (UGC)
Dr T Padmanabhan — A theoretical physicist
Dr Naresh Dadich — From IUCAA
Dr Sundeep Salvi and Dr C S Yajnik — prime names of their respective fields of respiratory drugs and diabetes
AK Srivastava, Deepak Kumar, Vishnu J Ram from Lucknow College
Ashok Pandey, Kunwar P Singh, Rikabh C Srimal, Y Shukla, BS Khangarot, Poonam Kakkar, Biswaroop Das from IIT Roorkee
Prof KS Rangappa — former Vice-Chancellor, College of Mysore (UoM) and previous Normal President of Indian Science Congress Affiliation
Prof Ranjan Bose — Director of Indraprastha Institute of Data Know-how Delhi (IIIT-Delhi), nationwide coordinator for the Mission Mission on Digital Labs, and recipient of Vikram Sarabhai Analysis Award
Prof GPS Raghava — Bio-informatician, head of the Division of Computational Biology on the Indraprastha Institute of Data Know-how, and recipient of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Know-how in 2008
The complete record created by Stanford College and launched lately within the journal PLOS and could be accessed at this hyperlink: