Trailblazing Indian Women Scientists Shaping Global Frontiers

Indian Women Scientists
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Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we honor Indian women scientists defying stereotypes and excelling globally.

Nandini Harinath: Pioneering Space Exploration

Rocket scientist Nandini Harinath at ISRO Satellite Centre has been instrumental in projects like Mangalyaan and Chandrayaan.

Nigar Shaji: Spearheading Aerospace Advancements

Aerospace engineer Nigar Shaji directs Mission Aditya L1 and leads satellite projects, including India’s proposed Venus mission.

Geetha Manjunath: Revolutionizing Healthcare with AI

Computer scientist Geetha Manjunath’s NIRAMAI Health Analytix pioneers non-invasive breast cancer screening through AI technology.

Soumya Swaminathan: Leading Research on Global Health

Clinical scientist Soumya Swaminathan’s WHO tenure saw impactful contributions to HIV, TB, and COVID-19 research dissemination.

Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay: Innovating in Computer Science

Computer scientist Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay, ISI Kolkata’s first female Director, advances evolutionary computation, machine learning, and bioinformatics.

Re-reported from the article originally published in The News Minute

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