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Organization


Organization

The Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA) is a premier national research institutedevoted to research in astronomy, astrophysics and related physics. The Institute’s head quarters is located at Koramangala, Bangalore. The Institute operates observatories and laboratories at the following
places:


1. Vainu Bappu Observatory, Kavalur

2. Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, Kodaikanal

3. Indian Astronomical Observatory, Hanle

4. Gauribidanur Radio Observatory, Gauribidanur

5. Center for Research and Education in Science & Technology, Hosakote


Detailed information of the research being pursued at IIA can be obtained from http://www.iiap.res.in


Structure

Director
Dr. P. Sreekumar
Chairperson:GC-I:
Solar System Studies

Professor R. Ramesh
Dean
Professor G. C. ANUPAMA
Chairperson:GC-II:Stellar & Galactic Astronomy
Professor Aruna Goswami
Professor-In-Charge
(CREST, Hosakote & IAO, Ladakh)

Professor G. C. Anupama
Chairperson:GC-III:Theoretical Astrophysics
Professor A. Mangalam
Senior Administrative Officer
Dr. P. Kumaresan
Head:System Engineering Group
Mr. G. Srinivasulu
Librarian Chairperson:Board Of Graduate Studies
Professor R. T. Gangadhara
Appellate Authority
Professor R. Ramesh
Central Public Information Officer
Mr. P. K. Mahesh (E-mail: cpio@iiap.res.in)