An important mission of the IISERs is to get undergraduate students interested in research and creative activities early on. Almost all the students at the BS-MS level undergo summer projects. In addition, the students undertake a 1 year project along with some coursework in the fifth year.
Development of Instrumentation in which undergraduate students are involved
Research Papers Involving Undergraduates
Arora, P. Kumar, J. Bhagwathi, Kamal P. Singh and Goutam Sheet, Microscopic modulation of mechanical properties of transparent insect wings, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 063702 (2014).
Deepansh Srivastava, R. Venkata SubbaRao and Ramesh Ramachandran, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2013, 15, 6699-6713
Deepansh Srivastava and Ramesh Ramachandran, RSC Advances, 2013, 3, 25231–25236.
Tayal N, Choudhary P, Pandit SB, Sandhu KS (2014). Evolutionarily conserved and conformationally constrained short peptides might serve as DNA recognition elements in intrinsically disordered regions. Molecular BioSystems.
Jain N, Bhasne K, Hemaswasthi M, Mukhopadhyay S (2013). Structural and Dynamical Insights into the Membrane-bound α-Synuclein. PLoS One 8(12): e83752.
Nandy, B., Chakraborty, P., Vanika, G., Ali, S. Z. and Prasad, N.G. Sperm competitive ability evolves in response to altered operational sex ratio. Evolution (2013). doi:10.1111/evo.12076..
Nandy, B., Vanika, G.., Udaykumar, N., Samant, M., Sen, S., Ali S.Z.,Prasad, N.G. Evolution of mate-harm, longevity and behaviour in male fruitflies subjected to different levels of interlocus conflict. BMC, Evolutionary Biology 13:212
Nandy, B., Vanika, G., Udaykumar, N., Samant, M. A., Sen, S.and Prasad,N.G.2013. Experimental evolution of female traits under differentlevels of intersexual conflict in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution. doi:10.1111/evo.12271.
Sarkar C., Kumar, V., Sinha, V: Massive Emissions of Carcinogenic Benzenoids from Paddy residue burning in North India, Current Science, Volume 104 (12) , pp. 1703-1709, 2013