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  • New in Campus

    Dr. Vaidhyanathan named Associate Editor of Chemistry of Materials

    Posted on Jan 17, 2022
    Dr. Ramanathan Vaidhyanathan has been appointed as an Associate Editor of the journal Chemistry of Materials. Published by the American Chemical Society, Chemistry of Materials is a peer-reviewed scientific journal with a focus on research at the interface of chemistry, chemical engineering, and mat...
  • Research News

    Capturing carbon dioxide from a humid gas stream

    Posted on Jan 03, 2022
    A paper with researchers from University of Calgary, University of Alberta, University of Ottawa, and companies Svante and BASF SE describes a new compound, a metal organic framework (MOF), that can capture carbon dioxide at an unprecedented scale from a stream of gas containing water.  Dr...
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    SERB-STAR Award to Prof. Sutirth Dey and Prof. R. Boomi Shankar

    Posted on Dec 17, 2021
    Prof.  Sutirth Dey and Prof. R. Boomi Shankar are among those selected to receive the SERB-STAR award for 2021. A total of 19 researchers from research institutions across India have been selected for this Award for the year 2021.  The Science and Technology Award for Research (STAR) ...
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    e-Life's Ben Barres Spotlight Award to Dr. Nishad Matange

    Posted on Nov 19, 2021
    Dr. Nishad Matange, Assistant Professor in Biology and DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance Intermediate Fellow, is among those selected for the 2021 eLife Ben Barres Spotlight Award.    Dr. Matange is one of the ten winners selected this year. The award will support the research and career...
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    SwarnaJayanti Fellowships to two IISER Pune faculty members

    Posted on Nov 06, 2021
    Two faculty members at IISER Pune, Dr. Mousomi Bhakta (Associate Professor, Mathematics Department) and Dr. Siddhesh Kamat (Associate Professor, Biology Department), are among those selected for the Department of Science and Technology (DST)’s SwarnaJayanti Fellowships for 2020-21.  ...
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    MoU with Balan Group to build a Science Outreach Centre

    Posted on Nov 02, 2021
    The Balan Group and IISER Pune have signed a Memorandum of Understanding towards building a dedicated space for science outreach on the institute campus. At the MoU signing between IISER Pune and Balan Group: (Left to Right) Dr. Aparna Deshpande, Dr. Sourabh Dube, Col (Retd.) G. Raja Sekhar,&nbsp...
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    CRSI Bronze Medals to Srabanti Chaudhury and R. Boomi Shankar

    Posted on Oct 05, 2021
    Dr. Srabanti Chaudhury and Prof. R. Boomi Shankar are among those selected to receive the Bronze Medals of the Chemical Research Society of India for 2022. The Bronze Medal of CRSI honors young researchers for their contributions to research in chemistry. The CRSI, a premier professional chemical s...
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    Recent updates from the ECS Department

    Posted on Oct 05, 2021
    July 29, 2021 Gyana Tripathy is invited to deliver lecture in Jadavpur University (India) titled “Re-Os geochronology of organic-rich sedimentary rocks” July 16, 2021 Devapriya Chattopadhyay delivers an invited talk titled “Paleontological research inthe Indian subcontinent: at ...
  • Events

    IISER Pune community walks 6265 km in Step-up Step-in Challenge

    Posted on Oct 02, 2021
    In early September this year, the Sports Club and Sports Committee at IISER Pune initiated the "Step-up Step-in Challenge" where they called out to the institute members to walk, and, as a group, complete within two weeks a collective distance of 3500 kilometers, which corresponds to the approx...
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    IISc-IISER Pune Twenty-20 Symposium 2021

    Posted on Sep 22, 2021
    The twenty-20 symposium, jointly organised by IISER Pune and IISc Mathematics departments took place on September 17-18, 2021. We had 40 online short research talks by members of both departments (faculty, post-docs, and advanced PhD students) over 2 days. We are hopeful that this activity would p...
  • Research News

    Pushing the boundaries of functional protein nanotechnology

    Posted on Sep 18, 2021
    Dr. Britto Sandanaraj’s group is working on developing new technologies and engineering new molecules for applications in the field of chemical biology and molecular imaging. In a recent set of papers, the group reported synthesis of new types of self-assembling artificial proteins and design ...
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    Sudipta Sarkar elected Fellow of Geological Society of London

    Posted on Sep 13, 2021
    Dr. Sudipta Sarkar (Assistant Professor, Earth and Climate Science) has been elected a Fellow of Geological Society of London. Dr. Sudipta Sarkar The Geological Society of London is the oldest professional body of geologists in the world, founded in 1807. The Society works to improve know...
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    Valedictory function for 2021 graduating students

    Posted on Aug 13, 2021
    IISER Pune held a valedictory function today (August 13, 2021) where the 2021 outgoing batch of students were congratulated and awardees were felicitated through an online event. A recording of the event is here.  Dean (Academics) Prof. Bhas Bapat and Director and Chairperson of th...
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    Address by PM on National Education Policy

    Posted on Jul 29, 2021
    Honourable Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi will address an event on July 29, 2021 to mark one year of the new National Education Policy (NEP).  This event can be attended live here at 4:30 pm on July 29, 2021.  ...
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    C. N. R. Rao Award to R. Vaidhyanathan

    Posted on Jul 19, 2021
    Dr. Ramanathan Vaidhyanathan, Associate Professor in Chemistry at IISER Pune, has been selected for the Prof. C. N. R. Rao Award for Research in Inorganic and Physical Chemistry for the year 2021. The award is given by the C. N. R. Rao Foundation and Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific ...