Overall Coordination

Overall Coordination

Science and Astronomy Olympiads

The Science and Astronomy Olympiad programmes are overseen by a National Steering Committee (NSC), constituted by DAE, and comprised of members of each funding agency as well as eminent experts in each subject. The chairperson of the NSE is The Centre Director of HBCSE
(ex officio). The national coordinators are:

Dr. Anwesh Mazumdar

National Coordinator, 
Science and Astronomy Olympiads, 
HBCSE, TIFR, 
Mumbai, India

Mathematical Olympiad

The Mathematical Olympiad programme is overseen by the National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) (http://www.nbhm.dae.gov.in/). The chairperson of the NBHM is Prof. V. Srinivas, School of Mathematics, T.I.F.R, Mumbai. The national coordinator is:

Prof. B. Sury

National Coordinator, 
Mathematical Olympiad,
Statistics & Mathematics Unit,
Indian Statistical Institute,
Bengaluru, India 

National Steering Committee

1 Prof. K. Subramaniam,Centre Director, HBCSE, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, V.N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai- 400088 Chair (Ex-officio)
2 Prof. Anwesh Muzumdar, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, V.N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai- 400088 National Coordinator, Science & Astronomy Olympiads
3 Prof. M. N.Vahia., Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Colaba Mumbai-400005
4 Dr. Hema Achyutan, Professor and Head,Department of Geology, Anna University, Chennai – 600025 National Coordinator, Earth Science Olympiad
5 Shri Manoj Sapra, Scientific Secretary, Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences, Department of Atomic Energy, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai-400085 BRNS/DAERepresentative
6 Shri Sanjay Garg, Jt. Secretary (SE), Department of School Education and Literacy,Ministry of Human Resource Developement, Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi- 110001 MHRD Representative
7 Dr. Praveer Asthana, Inspire Program Division and Mega Science Division, Ministry of Science and Technology, Department of Science and Technology, Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road,New Delhi-110016 DST Representative
8 Dr. Sreekumar, Director, Space Science Programme Office (SSPO), ISRO Headquarters, Antariksh Bhavan, New BEL Road,Banglore-560094 ISRO Representative
9 Dr. Gopal Iyengar, Scientist -G, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, Majasagar Bhavan, Block- 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003 MoES Representative
10 Dr. Dinesh Kumar., Head, DESM, N.C.E.R.T., Shri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi- 110016 NCERT Representative
11 Prof. B. P. Tyagi, Chief Coordinator (Examination), 23, Adarsh Vihar Raipur Road, Dehradun – 248001 IAPT Representative
12 Dr. S. D. Samant, Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Matunga, Mumbai – 400019 ACT Representative
13 Dr. Sasikumar Menon, Assistant Director, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Lab,194, Scheme VI, Road No. 15,Sion Koliwada, Sion (E), Mumbai – 400 022 ATBS Representative
14  Prof. Dipan K. Ghosh, Retd. Professor IIT Bombay, 6C, Anjaneya CHS., Orchard Avenue, Powai, Mumbai- 400 076 IPA Representative
15 Shri. S. M. Khened, Director,Nehru Science Centre,Dr. E. Moses Road, Worli,Mumbai- 400018 NCSM Representative
16 Prof. Manoj Harbola, Department Of Physics,Indian Institute of Technology.Kanpur-208016 Member (Physics)
17 Prof. A. A. Natu, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Department of Chemistry Dr. Homi Bhabha Road,Pashan, Pune 411 008. Member (Chemistry)
18 Prof. P. V. Balaji, Department of Bio-sciences and Bio-engineering,Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai – 400 076. Member (Biology)
19 Prof. Somak Raychaudhury, Director, Inter University Centre for Astronomy & Astrophysics (IUCAA), Post Bag 4, Ganeshkhind , Pune – 411007 Member (Astronomy)
20 Prof. Savita Ladage, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education-TIFR, V. N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai – 400 088. Academic Coordinator, Chemistry Cell HBCSE
21Special Invitee Ravi Bhattacharjee, IAPT APhO Cell Co-ordinator of the Asian Physics Olympiad Programme