Dr. Mita Tarafder
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Dr. Mita Tarafder

Chief Scientist,
Research Planning and Business Development (RPBD) Division
Ideator, Innovator and Social Entrepreneur

  • Bachelor of Engineering from Calcutta University in 1986
  • PG in Computer Science from Cambridge University, UK in 1990
  • PhD in Computer Science & Engineering from Jadavpur University, India in 2009.
  • Post graduate programme on Entrepreneurship Management from XLRI, Jamshedpur in 2013
  • 27 years of R & D and research management experience
  • 30 international publications and written a book on “Fractal evaluation of materials” available in amazon.com
  • TEDx speaker at IIEST, Shibpur in 2018
  • Founder trustee of Relearn Foundation-a social entrepreneurial organization for promotion of "Learning by Doing"
  • Chairperson of Indian Institute of Metals, Jamshedpur Chapter
  • Recipient of Lady Engineer Award by Institution of Engineers and Leadership award by CSIR
  • Recipient of CSIR’s Technology Award for Business Development and Technology Marketing, 2010 and 2015