Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
TIFR is a National Centre of the Government of India, under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy, as well as a deemed University awarding degrees for master's and doctoral programs. The Institute was founded in 1945 with support from the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust under the vision of Dr. Homi Bhabha. At TIFR, we carry out basic research in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, computer science and science education. Our main campus is located in Mumbai, with centres at Pune, Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
An Interview of K. VijayRaghavan, the Principal Scientific Adviser to Govt. of India
TIFR alumnus and former Centre Director of NCBS talks about reimagining TIFR to tackle demands of sustainable development and climate change.