Dipendra Prasad


1. Education, and the present position.

Eductional Qualification: Ph.D., Harvard University, 1989

Thesis Advisor: Benedict H. Gross.

Present position : Professor, IIT Bombay, Mumbai,

Distinguished Professor,

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.

2. Some professional recognition, awards, fellowships received

(i) Elected fellow of the Indian Academy of Science in 1995.

(ii) Swarnajayanti Fellowship for Mathematics for the period 1998-2003.

(iii) S. S. Bhatnagar award for Mathematical Sciences, 2002.

(iv) Elected Fellow of Indian National Science Academy, 2003.

(v) Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton: 1992-93, 2006-07.

(vi) JC Bose Fellowship for the period 2010-2015; again for 2015-2020.

(vii) Research Professorship at MSRI, Berkeley for a semester in Fall 2014.

(viii) Chaire Jean Morlet at CIRM, Marseille for a semester from Jan. 2016.

(ix) Invited speaker at the ICM in 2018.

(x) Mega Grant at St. Petersburg, Russia for 2018-2021.

(xi) TWAS prize in Mathematics for the year 2019.