Biochemistry, Biophysics and Bioinformatics

Prof. Jayant B. Udgaonkar
The self-packing polypeptide puzzle: how do proteins fold, unfold and misfold?

Prof. M. K. Mathew
Exploring the architecture and function of transmembrane ion channels

Prof. R. Sowdhamini
Computational Approaches to Protein Science

Dr. Aswin Sai Narain Seshasayee
Computational and functional genomics of bacterial gene regulation

Dr. P. V. Shivaprasad
Plant epigenetics

Dr. Ranabir Das
The ubiquitin system

Dr. Arati Ramesh
RNA-mediated gene regulation in bacteria

Dr. Anjana Badrinarayanan
Bacterial DNA damage repair

Neurobiology

Dr. Mitradas M Panicker
The cellular mechanics of mental illness

Prof. Upinder S. Bhalla
Computational and Experimental approaches to Memory and Plasticity

Prof. Sumantra Chattarji
Neurobiology of Learning and Memory

Dr. Sanjay P Sane
The physics, neurobiology and eco-physiology of insect flight

Prof. Gaiti Hasan
Inositol 1,4,5, - trisphosphate signalling in cellular and systemic physiology

Dr. Shannon Olsson
Naturalist-Inspired Chemical Ecology

Dr. Raghu Padinjat
Analysis of phosphoinositide signalling

Dr. Vatsala Thirumalai
Neural control of movement during development and in adulthood

Dr. Axel Brockmann
Honeybees and the mechanism of behavior

Dr. Hiyaa Ghosh
Cellular mechanisms in the adult brain

Dr. Raj Ladher
Development and Morphogenesis of the Inner Ear

Cellular Organization and Signalling

Prof. Sudhir Krishna
Exploring the pathobiology of CD66+ cells in human cervical cancers and setting up a biology-medicine interphase program

Prof. Apurva Sarin
Life and death decisions in the immune system

Prof. Satyajit Mayor
Only Connect: how cells tune-in via multiple mechanisms of endocytosis

Prof. Madan Rao
Theoretical approaches in cell biology : physics of active, evolving systems

Dr. Raghu Padinjat
Analysis of phosphoinositide signalling

Dr. Varadharajan Sundaramurthy
Host - pathogen interactions

Dr. Dimple Notani
Gene Expression and Chromatin Architecture

Genetics and Development

Prof. K. VijayRaghavan
Doing the Locomotion: developmental neurobiology of animal movement

Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan
The genetic heritage of South Asia: tracking its history, conserving its future Image

Dr. Krushnamegh Kunte
Speciation, adaptation and morphological diversification; Evolution and genetics of butterfly wing patterns

Dr. Mani Ramaswami
Neural circuit function, plasticity, and maintenance

Prof. Gaiti Hasan
Inositol 1,4,5, - trisphosphate signalling in cellular and systemic physiology

Dr. P. V. Shivaprasad
Plant epigenetics

Dr. Raghu Padinjat
Analysis of phosphoinositide signalling

Dr. Hiyaa Ghosh
Cellular mechanisms in the adult brain

Dr. Dimple Notani
Gene Expression and Chromatin Architecture

Dr. Raj Ladher
Development and Morphogenesis of the Inner Ear

Theory and Modelling of Biological Systems

Dr. Mukund Thattai
Computational cell biology

Dr. Shachi Gosavi
Computational Protein Dynamics, Folding and Function

Dr. Sandeep Krishna
Decisions, Feedback and Games in Biological Systems

Prof. Madan Rao
Theoretical approaches in cell biology : physics of active, evolving systems

Prof. R. Sowdhamini
Computational Approaches to Protein Science

Prof. Upinder S. Bhalla
Computational and Experimental approaches to Memory and Plasticity

Dr. Shashi Thutupalli
Collective dynamics in living matter: activity, information flow and populations

Ecology and Evolution

Dr. Mahesh Sankaran
Savanna ecology, plant-herbivore soil interactions and climate change

Dr. Deepa Agashe
Bacterial genome evolution and evolutionary ecology of adaptation

Dr. Krushnamegh Kunte
Speciation, adaptation and morphological diversification; Evolution and genetics of butterfly wing patterns

Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan
The genetic heritage of South Asia: tracking its history, conserving its future

Dr. Sanjay P Sane
The physics and neurobiology of insect flight

Dr. Shannon Olsson
Naturalist-Inspired Chemical Ecology

Dr. Axel Brockmann
Honeybees and the mechanism of behavior

Dr. Radhika Venkatesan
Chemical Ecology of Plant Interactions