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Prof. S. K. Chatterjee Award

During late 1997, Prof. Rajeswari Chatterjee, former professor in the department of Electrical Communication Engineering, donated Rs.6 Lakhs towards creation of a research fund in the name of late Prof. S. K. Chatterjee at the Institute.  In the year 2010, this research fund has been converted as Prof. S. K. Chatterjee Award.


  • Outstanding Woman Researcher in academics / industries
  • Any discipline of Science / Engineering
  • Alumnus of IISc
  • Present/Past faculty member of IISc

Award : Cash price of Rs.40,000/- and  Certificate

Frequency : Yearly

Awardees till date:

  • 2016 – Prof Parbati Biswas, Department of Chemistry, Delhi University
            – Dr Suja Elizabeth, Chief Research Scientist, Department of Physics, IISc
  • 2015 – Prof. Anju Chadha, IIT, Madras
  • 2012 – Prof. Chanda J Jog, Dept. of Physics, IISc
  • 2011 – Prof. Anjali A Karande, Dept. of Biochemistry, IISc
  • 2010 – Prof. Bharathi Bhat, Vidya Vikast Instt. Of Engg. and Tech, Mysore