Dr. Samit Kumar Nandi
FELLOW, ELECTED 2018

Born in Goghat, Hooghly, West Bengal on 2 January 1967. B.V.Sc. & A.H. 1991 and M.V. Sc. 1993, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya; Ph. D. 2006, West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences; Post Doc 2012, Washington State University, USA

Professor, Department of Veterinary Surgery & Radiology, W.B. University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, 2015 to date.

Lecturer, 2000-06; Lecturer (Senior Scale), 2006-09; Reader, 2009-12; Associate Professor, 2012-15, Head, 2011-13 and 2018 to date, Department of Veterinary Surgery & Radiology, W.B. University of Animal and Fishery Sciences,

Awards/Honours: DBT Tata Innovation Fellowship; DBT Biotech Product and Process development and Commercialization award, 2013; DBT National Bioscience Award for Career Development, 2008; CSIR Technology Award, 2010; ICAR Jawaharlal Nehru Award, 2007; SAB Excellence in Animal Biotechnology, 2012; CSIR-CGCRI Diamond Jubilee Award 2010-2011; FSE Science Excellence Award 2015; IBRF National Teaching Excellence Award 2016; WBUAS Best Teacher Award 2017; Indo-US Forum Travel support Award 2011; Late Dr. P. S. Khankhoje Gold Medal 2015-16 from Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola; SAB Award for "Excellence in Animal Biotechnology, 2012

Fellow: Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research; Society of Applied Biotechnology, India; Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery; Member: National Academy of Sciences (NASI), Allahabad; National Academy of Veterinary Sciences, New Delhi; Affiliate Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Research Areas: Veterinary Surgery & Radiology, Biomaterials in bone, cartilage and wound healing Drug delivery

Address: Professor, Department of Veterinary Surgery & Radiology, West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Science, 37, Kshudiram Bose Sarani, Kolkata 700037, W.B.; Radhakunja Apartment, 4C, 53/45, R.N. Guha Road, Golpark, Kolkata 700028, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (033) 25569234; Res. (033) 25793769; Cell: 9433111065; Fax: (033) 25571986; Email: samitnandi1967@gmail.com]