What do you do?
I teach undergraduate and postgraduate students; do research in computational material physics; National Co-ordinator of Netball Federation of India; Editor of international journal; convenor of various administrative committees
Why did you choose this field?
I hail from a rural background where education is more or less denied to girls.. wished to be in education sector as I feel teachers are most powerful when it comes to influence mindsets. Research has always been my passion and sports of course build character of the youth.
What do you look at and think, "I wish younger me would have known this was possible"?
Even younger me beleived nothing is impossible.
Why do you love working in STEM?
The potential to bring revolutionary changes in the way of living. I wake up looking forward to discover a room temperature superconductor.
Best advice for next generation?
Observe... Analyze... Innovate...
Inspo quote / fun fact / role model
If you believe you can, you can...