Governing Council

The Centre is governed by Governing Council constituted by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government Of India.

Composition of the Governing Council

Bharat Ratna Professor C. N. R. Rao, FRS
Chairman

National Research Professor
Linus Pauling Research Professor & Honorary President
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Jakkur P.O.,Bengaluru- 560 064

Professor Ashutosh Sharma
Member

Secretary to the Government of India
Department of Science and Technology
Technology Bhavan,
New Mehrauli Road
New Delhi – 110 016

Shri J. B. Mohapatra
Member

Joint Secretary & Financial Advisor
Department of Science and Technology
Technology Bhavan,
New Mehrauli Road,
New Delhi – 110 016

Professor R. Narasimha, FRS
Member

Chairman, DST Year-of-Science Professor
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Jakkur P. O.,
Bengaluru - 560 064

Professor N. Kumar
Member

Emeritus Professor
Raman Research Institute
Sadashivnagar P. O.,
Bengaluru – 560 080

Professor Ajay K. Sood, FRS
Member

Professor
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bengaluru -560012

Dr. A. T. Kalghatgi
Member

Director (R & D)
Bharat Electronics Limited
Outer Ring Road, Nagawara,
Bengaluru – 560 045
Vacant
(on Professor Ashutosh
Sharma taking over
charge as Secretary to GoI, DST)
Member,
Governing Council & General Body, CeNS

Professor G. U. Kulkarni
Secretary

Director
Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences(CeNS)
P.B. No.1329, Jalahalli,
Bengaluru – 560 013