Science and Technology

ERDA's Centre for Promoting
Education & Research in Science and
Technology (CPERST)

Center for Promoting Education & Research in Science and Technology (CPERST) has been established with the primary goal of advancing education and research within the realm of Science and Technology. CPERST will be led by a Center President, and in the pursuit of its objectives, multiple Center Vice Presidents will be appointed. During the selection of Vice Presidents, careful consideration will be given to ensure that they represent diverse major areas of Science and Technology. Specific objectives of CPERST are as follows:

  • Organizing National and International Seminars/Conferences addressing emerging issues in the field of Science and Technology.
  • Conducting Workshops, Faculty Development Programs (FDPs), Training Programs, ERDA Talent Search Exams (ETSE), and other similar activities.
  • Overseeing the publication of ERDA’s Journal of Science and Technology.
  • Overseeing the publication of edited books, working papers, study materials, and similar publications.
  • Selecting suitable candidates for bestowing the ERDA Academic Excellence Award and the ERDA Young Academician Award in the field of Science and Technology.
  • Identifying eligible candidates for Scholarship/ Fellowship.
  • Undertaking any other activities as determined by the Executive Body periodically, all aimed at enhancing education and research within the realm of Science and Technology
List of President / Vice Presidents of
Centre for Promoting Education & Research in
Science and Technology (CPERST)

SN

Name of Members

Country

Designation

Specialization

1

Dr. Shiv Om Pratap

Madhya Pradesh

President

Biological Sciences

2

Dr. Vipin Kumar Mishra

Maharashtra

Vice President

Computational Chemistry, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

3

Dr. S. Baskar

Tamil Nadu

Vice President

Mechanical, Automobile and Mechantronics

4

Dr. Shivendra Verma

Madhya Pradesh

Vice President

Microbiology 

5

Dr. Kanta Prasad Sharma

Uttar Pradesh

Vice President

 

6

Dr. Yashwant Sawle

Madhya Pradesh

Vice President

Renewal Energy System, Power system and Optimization of PV system.

7

Dr. R. Rajesh

Tamil Nadu

Vice President

Materials Science, Physics and Energy Storage Device

8

Dr. Shashank Bhatt

Madhya Pradesh

Vice President

 

9

Dr. K. Dhilipkumar

Tamil Nadu

Vice President

 

10

Dr. Nilesh Madhukar Patil

Maharashtra

Vice President

Machine Learning, Blockchain Technology and  Network & Cyber Security

11

Dr. Keyur Bhatt       

Gujarat

Vice President

Nanoscience, Supramolecular Chemistry, Sensor