Governing Council (GC)

The Governing council is the main decision making body of the centre. The GC monitors the activities of the CoE and takes all policy decisions and shall meet at least once in 6 months.


  1. Frame policies for the Centre and amend as and when required
  2. To review and examine the progress of the activities in the centre based on milestones, targets and objectives of the Centre
  3. Approve projects/activities and their budget to be taken up by the Centre
  4. To access the global developments impacting the activities in the Centre
  5. To decide on the structure and plan of the Centre after the first five period


Dr. Anil Kakodkar
Dr. Anil Kakodkar
Chairman, Rajiv Gandhi Science & Technology Commission (RGSTC) Former Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission. (Chairman)
Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri
Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri
Director, IITB (Co-Chairman)
Member from MoPNG
Dr. S S V Ramakumar, Director (R&D), IOCL (Member)
Dr. S S V Ramakumar
Director (R&D), IOCL (Member)
Dr. R K Srivastava
Shri. R K Srivastava
Director (Exploration) & CMD - Additional Charge,​ ONGC (Member)
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Member From HPCL
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Shri. P V Ravitej
Executive Director Incharge (R), BPCL (Member)
Shri. M V Iyer
Director (Business Development),GAIL (Member)
Dr. Manas Kumar Sharma
Director (E&D), OIL (Member)
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Shri. Rajiv Agarwal
Director (Technical), EIL (Member)
Prof. Shireesh Kedare
Prof. Shireesh Kedare
Professor in-charge (PiC) of CoE - OGE (Secretary)
Prof. Milind D Atrey
Prof. Milind D Atrey
Dean (R&D), IITB (Member)

Invited Members

Dr. Alok Sharma
ED, CHT (Invited Member)
Prof. Ravindra D Gudi
Prof. Ravindra D Gudi
Dean (ACR), IITB (Invited Member)