Former WGGE Members

Kshitija Kelkar 

is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Raman Research Institute in Bangalore. Her main area of research includes understanding how galaxies evolve in their environments. She is also active in science popularisation and making astronomy accessible to general public.

Sushan Konar 

is a faculty member at NCRA-TIFR, Pune. Her area of specialization is Theoretical Astrophysics (Compact Objects).

Niruj Mohan Ramanujam 

is a radio astronomer by training, and is a scientfiic officer at NCRA-TIFR in Pune. He used to work on star formation in starbursts and quasars and currently works on radio interferometery algorithms and pipelines. His interests in astronomy outreach are in design, implementation and evaluation of national astronomy campaigns, creating resource material for school students, and social media.

Jasjeet Singh Bagla 

is a professor, Physical Sciences at Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali. His research focus is mainly in Galaxy Formation, Cosmological Simulations.

Dibyendu Nandi 

is an Indian scientist acclaimed for his studies related to Solar Magnetic Cycle. He is associated with MSU, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and IISER Kolkata where he carried most of his research work.

Resmi Lekshmi 

is faculty member at Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology Thiruvananthapuram. Her broad areas of interest are High Energy Astrophysics, Radiation processes in astrophysical contexts, Relativistic sources, X-ray and gamma-ray astronomy.