News and Activities

  • Dr. Biman B Mandal selected for this years "NASI-SCOPUS Young Scientist Award 2016 in Medicine" by the National Academy of Sciences India.
  • Dr. Biman B Mandal awarded "INSA- Medal for Young Scientists 2015" by the Indian National Academy of Sciences.
  • Congratulations to Yogendra and Prerak for accepted manuscripts in "ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces" for work on silk based cartilage and blood vessel. Blood vessel work gets highlighted in Nature India
  • Congratulations to Prerak for front page research highlight in Bengali daily newspaper "Ganashakti" for work on silk blood vessel.
  • Dr. Mandal and Ms. Dimple attending TERMIS-EU 2016 at UPPSALA University, Sweden
  • Congratulations to Yogendra and Dimple for BEST POSTER AWARDS in "BiTERM 2016" organised at IIT Delhi
  • Congratulations to Manishekhar for accepted manuscript in "RSC Advances" & "Composites Science & Technology".
  • GOOD NEWS!! Our laboratory has been recognized as "UNIT OF EXCELLENCE in Biomaterial & Tissue Engineering" by DBT, Government of India with a major funding support.
  • Post Doc/RA/JRF position available on "Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering". Interested candidates may apply with detailed biodata.
  • Honored to meet Prof. Robert Langer of MIT @TERMIS-2015 World Congress Boston.
  • With my Post Doc mentor Prof. David Kaplan of TUFTS University @TERMIS-2015 World Congress Boston.
  • Honored to Co-Organize a special "Symposium on Silk Based Tissue Engineering" jointly with Esteem Prof David Kaplan (Tufts University) and Dr Xiaoqin Wang (Soochow University) @TERMIS World Congress 2015, Boston.
  • Dr. Biman B Mandal awarded "NASI-Young Scientist Award 2015" by the National Academy of Sciences India.
  • Glimpses of recently concluded National Conference on Recent Advances in Biomedical Engineering (NCRABM-2015), NEHU Shillong. Honored to serve as the Chief Guest of the valedictory session.
  • Respected Prof. A. K. Banthia visiting our laboratory from IIT Kharagpur.
  • Esteem visitors Prof. M. Shima, Prof. Y. Yoshida to our laboratory from GIFU University Japan.
  • Dr. Philips Reardon from University College London (UCL), London, UK visited our laboratory for a couple of weeks. Philips is our DST-UKIERI International collaborator on "Bone Tissue Engineering" project.
  • Happy Hours LAB PARTY @BARBEQUE NATION.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Nandana for accepted manuscript in "Integrative Biology" as COVER PAGE article.
  • Congratulations to Manishekhar & Praveen for bagging BEST POSTER AWARDS in APST-2015 conference!!
  • A group snapshot with Prof. Bhuvanesh Gupta (IIT Delhi) & Prof. M. V. Badiger (NCL Pune) from recently concluded APST-2015 conference, IASST.
  • A group snapshot from our recently concluded workshop on Advances in Biomedical Engineering - 2015.
  • Congratulations to Shreya for cracking CSIR-NET 2014 with an all India rank of 73!!
  • Dr. Rocktotpal Konwarh has joined our lab as Institute Post Doctoral Fellow. Welcome and Congratulations!!
  • Congratulations to Dr. Nandana for accepted manuscript in "Macromolecular Bioscience".
  • Congratulations to Manishekhar for "Fullbright-Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowship 2015-16". Manishekar would be visiting Prof. David Kaplan lab at Tufts University, USA for 9 months period starting August 2015.
  • Dr. Biman B. Mandal joins as elected member of National Academy of Sciences (M.N.A.Sc.).
  • Congratulations to Manishekhar for accepted manuscript in "Sensors and Actuators B: Chemicals".
  • Congratulations to Surojeet for getting selected amongst top 16 teams for "DuPont Power of Sunya- Quest for Zero" science innovation based show. Programme in TIMES NOW TV channel.
  • Congratulations to Surojeet for winning Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award (GYTI- 2014) given by Dr. R.A. Mashelkar at IIM Ahmedabad for his MTech thesis work on injectable silk hydrogel.
  • Dr. Biman B. Mandal has joined as Editorial Board Member of "Journal of Biotechnology and Bioengineering".
  • Dr. Biman B. Mandal has joined as Editorial Board Member of "Advances in Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology".
  • Dr. Biman B. Mandal has joined as Editorial Board Member of "Bioscience and Engineering".
  • Dr. Biman B. Mandal has joined as Editorial Board Member of "International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology".
  • A group snapshot of silk stalwarts from recently concluded International Silk Conference-2014, Shanghai & Fudan, China.