Coordinator of Energy and Wetlands Research Group (EWRG), Convener of Environmental Information System (ENVIS), Centre for Ecological Sciences (CES), Bengaluru, India.
Dr. T.V. Ramachandra, FIE, FIEE (UK), FNIE is the Coordinator of Energy and Wetlands Research Group (EWRG) and Convener of Environmental Information System (ENVIS) at Centre for Ecological Sciences (CES). During the past twenty years he has established an active school of research in the area of energy and environment (http://ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy). He is an Elected Fellow of National Institute of Ecology (2011), Indian Association of Hydrologists (India; 2006), Institution of Engineers (IE, India; 2003), the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE, UK; 2005), and a Senior Member, IEEE (USA; 2000) and Association of Energy Engineers (USA; 2000). He has published over 323 research papers in reputed peer reviewed international and national journals, 69 book chapters, 333 papers in international and national symposiums as well as 19 books. In addition, he has delivered a number of plenary lectures at national and international conferences. He is a recipient of Johny Biosphere Award for Ecology and Environment (2004), Karnataka State Parisara Award, 2017-18, Government of Karnataka, and many such prestigious accolades. He is a research advisor at the NanYang Academy of Sciences, Singapore (2019) and Eminent Engineer, Institution of Engineers, Karnataka (2019). TVR (0.68%) and features in the 2% of top scientists in the recent global ranking of scientists.