Prof (Dr.) G D Yadav

Professor Yadav is the Founding Vice Chancellor and R.T. Mody Distinguished Professor, and Tata Chemicals Darbari Seth Distinguished Professor of Innovation and Leadership of the Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai. He is J.C. Bose National Fellow and Adjunct Professor at University of Saskatchewan, Canada, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia and Conjoint Professor, University of New Castle, Australia. He is one of the most prolific and productive academicians in India having been decorated with many rare honours, awards, accolades, fellowships as well as with live connectivity with industry and industry associations, professional societies, science academies, policy making bodies of the government.
He was conferred Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour, by the President of India in 2016 for his outstanding contributions to Science and Engineering. He is conferred honorary doctorates by two universities: D.Sc. (Hon. Causa) by DYPU, Kolhapur) and D. Eng. (Hon. Causa) NIT-Agartala.