“Why bagging the first position in Gyrations was the most sentimental moment for me” – Shruti Sose

Hello, My name is Shruti Sose, a final year undergraduate student. I am here to share my Dance journey & the fun experiences I had so far in insti. I started dancing here from 1st year itself. I was always fond of dancing but never got the proper opportunity before coming to insti. At this time you realize what a lifechanging place insti is. Hold … Continue reading “Why bagging the first position in Gyrations was the most sentimental moment for me” – Shruti Sose

“Why CH401 was the most moving course I undertook” – Harshvardhan Nigam

11 out of 30. Yes, that is what I scored in my mid-term. I was gravely taken back. You may ask what’s the big deal?. Let me give you a little back story. Why it bothered me so much? After doing exceedingly well in my sophomore year in terms of academics, not being able to manage this course was getting on my nerves. My seniors … Continue reading “Why CH401 was the most moving course I undertook” – Harshvardhan Nigam

“What is it like to pursue IITB-Monash Joint Ph.D. program” – R. Kailasham

I do not want to be a product of my environment; I want my environment to be a product of me.     Frank Costello, The Departed My immediate environment would probably have trace amounts of organic reaction products, as I sit on the fourth (or third, depending on which side of the Atlantic you lean towards) floor of the department. I used to sit, … Continue reading “What is it like to pursue IITB-Monash Joint Ph.D. program” – R. Kailasham

Life as a Postdoctoral Researcher- Dr. Abhishek Pareek

Author : Dr. Abhishek Pareek, Institute Postdoctoral Fellow Research is challenging, complicated and that’s not a bad thing! To be a part of such an adventure that will transform the face of the world is always thrilling. Postdoctoral scholars have a big role to play inside the scientific ecosystem. It is their experience, skills, and hard work that makes a project successful. A postdoctoral researcher’s … Continue reading Life as a Postdoctoral Researcher- Dr. Abhishek Pareek

Spending a semester in volatile Hong Kong -Vijay Ramchandani

 Hi, I am Vijay Ramchandani, a 4th year Chemistry undergraduate. To begin with, I had my own fair share of prejudices towards my major before I decided to give it a shot. I believed a semester abroad would help me see a better and more informative picture of what Chemistry had in store for me. A quarter of a year abroad and a change of … Continue reading Spending a semester in volatile Hong Kong -Vijay Ramchandani