For Further Information Please Contact

Head, Business Processes Division
Central Leather Research Institute, 
Adyar, Chennai – 600 020
Tel : +91 44 2491 5238/2491 1386
Fax : +91 44 2491 5238/24911589 
e-mail : bpd@clri.res.in
bpdclri@yahoo.com

Research Council

The Research Council is a high level think tank for the laboratory that provides it with the best of direction and vision and helps it to design a road map to achieve it. The Research Councils for the 38 laboratories/institutes were reconstituted with effect from 1st January, 2004 for a period of 3 years with its mandate to advise on the formulation of R&D programmes and future directions of activities of the laboratory keeping in view the Five Year Plans, national priorities and opportunity areas, suggest networking with other CSIR National Laboratories on programmes of mutual interest, review R&D activities and research programmes and advise on future directions, advise on fostering linkages between the laboratory, industry and potential clients, constitute panel of experts for selection of Scientific (Group IV) staff, any other functions as may be assigned by Director General/Governing Body. Each RC comprises between 10 to 12 high-level eminent scientists and technologists.
  Name & Address Designation
Paul Dr Paul Ratnaswamy

Catalyst scientist, INSA Srinivasa Ramanujan Research Professor
Former director of CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory. 
Padma Shri awardee 2001
Chairman
Rafeeque Shri M Rafeeque Ahmed

Chairman - Farida Group
Vice President - FIEO
President - AISHTMA
President - Southern India Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Padma Shri awardee 2011
Member
Rajendra Shri Rajendra K Jalan

MD, Aravind Footwears Pvt. Ltd
Member
Samuelson

 

Prof. AG Samuelson

Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, IISc Bangalore
CRSI Medal 2000
Chemito Award 2004
Tata Chem Chair Professor 2009-12
Member
Shri Pradyumna Vyas

Director, NID Ahmedabad
Member Secretary, India Design Council
Officiating Director NID Vijayawada, Kurukshetra
Member
Prof. P Gunasekaran

Vice Chancellor VIT Bhopal University
Former VC Thiruvalluvar University
Retd. Professor Microbiology, Madurai Kamaraj University
Member
Mukhtarul Shri Mukhtarul Amin

Chairman Council of Leather Exports
Chairman & MD Superhouse Group
Member
Atul

Shri Atul Chaturvedi

Additional Secretary,
Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, GOI

Member 
Amitava

Dr Amitava Das

Director
CSIR-Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar
Organic Chemist, Fellow IASC, NASI

Member
Rakesh

Dr Rakesh Kumar

Director
CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur

Member
Chandra Dr B Chandrasekaran

Director
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute
Leather Technologist
Member
CSIR

Nominee of DG CSIR

CSIR

Member
KJS Dr KJ Sreeram

Principal Scientist
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute
Leather Technologist
Secretary
For Further Information Please Contact

Head, Business Processes Division
Central Leather Research Institute, 
Adyar, Chennai – 600 020
Tel : +91 44 2491 5238/2491 1386
Fax : +91 44 2491 5238/24911589 
e-mail : bpd@clri.res.in
bpdclri@yahoo.com