Hub Governing Body


    • Vice Chancellor, BITS Pilani

Academic Representatives

    • Prof. Vijay Chandru, FASc, FNAE, INAE Distinguished Technologist, IISc Bangalore, Strand Life Sciences, OPFORD Foundation IIACD

    • Prof. Sunil Bhand, Project Director and Dean, SRCD, BITS Pilani

    • Prof. Ashis Kumar Das, Department of Biological Sciences, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Industry Representatives

    • Mr. M. S. Unnikrishnan, CEO, IIT Bombay-Monash Research Academy; Former CEO Thermax; Chairmain Research Council, CSIR-CMERI

    • Dr. Debasis Mitra, FASc, FNASc, J C Bose National Fellow, Professor of Eminence, National Centre for Cell Science, Pune, Former Director, CDFD, Hyderabad

Member Secretary

    • CEO, BITS BioCyTIH Foundation

Mission Director, Mission Office, DST

    • Dr. Ekta Kapoor, Scientist G

An initiative by BITS, Pilani under National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NMICPS), Department of Science and Technology, Government of India