Prof. Prabhat Ranjan is currently heading India’s Technology Think Tank, TIFAC in Delhi. TIFAC is an autonomous body under Dept of Science and Technology, Govt of India. Earlier he was Professor at Dhirubhai Ambani Institute for Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar (DA-IICT) from 2002 to 2013. He was educated in Netarhat School(near Ranchi), IIT Kharagpur and Delhi University. He received his Ph D from University of California, Berkeley where he carried our research on “Nuclear Fusion” at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory during 1983-86. He immediately returned to India after this and carried out research in Nuclear Fusion area at Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Calcutta and Institute for Plasma Research(IPR), Gandhinagar. He played a major role in India’s Nuclear Fusion program and was Project Leader of the largest operational Indian Fusion Reactor, ADITYA, at Institute for Plasma Research from 1996-2002.

His current interests include applications of Wireless Sensor Network to Wildlife, Planetary Exploration (Chandrayaan mission), Nuclear Fusion, Healthcare, Agriculture etc. He has received National Science Talent Search Award, IBM Faculty Innovation Grant,  HP Innovate 2009 award, Bihar Gaurav Samman 2012 and NCPEDP-Mphasis Universal Design Award 2012.

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  1. Dear Sir
    I have a master’s degree in Nuclear Phys./ Univesity of Mosul/Iraq. Currently I am working in the field of teaching in University of Zakho (http://www.uoz-krg.org/). Our Ministry (Minstry of Higher Education and Scientific Reseach) has starts of the projects called Split Site, which is the completion of Ph.D. degree by selecting two supervisors, one of them in inside the country and the other outside the country. Now I have a supervisor in my country but now I need for another supervisor outside my country in specialized Plasma fusion, so I contacted you to take your opinion if possible to be supervisor in my Ph.D. research, and if you have any proposal in plasma fusion, it would be good for me and I will be grateful to you.

    Sincerely yours

    Sulaiman H. Al-Sadoon

  2. Thanks but now a days I am not spending much time on Plasma Physics.

  3. Dear Sir
    Is there any safety check to keep in mind while experimenting with binaural beats on children with special needs?

  4. https://youtu.be/pDnDXqESvXo
    Sir, i think that u should see the video on the above link for your brain cepal project.

  5. I saw the video link. It is using Emotiv Epoch neuroheadset to capture EEG waves and train for four actions – this is provided by the Software given with headset. I have used the same device since 2011. However most of the people find it difficult to train the system. Most cases, I have found it useful to capture head movement and facial expression or eye blink to operate computer and other devices. You can see those stories on the blog.

    It would have been good if the video had showed at least one user using it. That would be more convincing.

  6. Hi sir
    Iam Anand from Bangalore
    Iam opening a juice shop in prime location in Bangalore
    Iam interested to grow wheat grass
    So kindly request to help me

  7. I have not been involved with commercial use.

  8. i attended your lecture at the event of BEN launching in IIFT , that was appreciating Sir,

  9. gopichand shadija

    dear sir,
    we want wheat grass powder manufacturing in raipur c.g.,its cultivet in land and foder machine ,any quality diffrence in both,please give details.
    gopichand shadija

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