Dr. K.P. Mishra

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Dr Mishra was President of Indian Biophysical Society, 2005-2008. Prior to this honor, he served on the Executive Council of IBS. He served as Member of National Committee of Biophysics of INSA for IUPAB. He was a Member of INSA delegation to IUPAB Congress in Hungary and a Member of Asian Biophysics Committee during his Presidency of IBS.

Dr Mishra obtained his M.Sc. from Allahabad University and Ph.D. from Gujarat University. He has a bright educational career throughout and is a recipient of National Scholarship of Govt of India.

After his post-graduation, he joined Bhabha Atomic Research Center through prestigious Training School in Nuclear Science and Technology in all India competition. He acquired experience and expertise of close to 40 years as Scientific Officer, Research management and educational administration and teaching at BARC, Mumbai (1968-2006). He superannuated as Head, Radiation Biology and Health Science Division and Senior Scientific Officer of Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India He was Member, Standing Selection Committee Trombay Scientific Council, BARC, Health, Safety & Biomedical Group Board, Member, Committee of Atomic Energy Commission on Health and Environment Aspects of Uranium Mining at Jaduguda, Member, Chairman, Standing Selection and Promotion Committee of Staff, served as Member, Selection Committee of recruitment and promotion of scientific staff of BARC Core Expert Member on Chemical Disaster and Nuclear Disaster Management of National Disaster Management Authotrity of India (NDMA). Member, Committee on Disaster Management of Planning Commission, Govt of India, served as Member, Life Science Board of DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Govt of India. He served as Expert in Selection Committee of AssociateProf./Professor in many universities and IITs in India.

He is elected of Fellow of National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad, Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Science and Senior Vice President and Fellow of Microscope Academy of India. He is a Fellow of International Academy of Physical Sciences and Hon. Hon.Professor/Fellow of Semipalanisk Academy of Medical Sciences, Kazakhstan

Prof Mishra has held many official positions in academic and professional bodies; President, Indian Society for Radiation Biology 2004-06, President, Indian Biophysical Society 2005-2007, President, New Biology Section, 88th Session of Indian Science Congress; 2000-2001. Chairman, Executive Council, Nehru Gram Bharati University, Allahabad ( 2010-present), Chairman, Research Council, NGBU, Chairman, Academic Council, NGBU, Vice President, World Council of Nuclear Workers (WONUC) India, 2006-2009, Convener, Mumbai Chapter, Indian Science Congress Association, 2006-2009 and Vice President, Asian Association of Radiation Research, 2005-2013, Vice President, Society of Free Radical Research of India 2003-2005, Vice President Bioelectrochemical Society of India, Member, National Committee of IUPAB of Indian National Science Academy, Member, Executive Council, National Magnetic Resonance Society of India, Adjunct Professor, Institute of Technology, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Adjunct Professor, Department of Life Science, Mumbai University, 2006-2008, Member, Governing Council, Kamala Nehru Memorial Hospital and Research Center, Allahabad, Member, Governing Council, United College of Engineering and Research, Allahabad( 2004-2009) and Member, Governing Council, Padmashri Dr. D.Y. Patil Deemed University, Navi Mumbai( 2003-2006),Councillor, International Association of Radiation Research( 2007-2011)

Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association, Life Member, Indian Society for Radiation Biology, Member of Society for Cancer Research and Communication, Life Member, Society of Biological Chemists, Life Member of IANCAS; Mumbai, Life Member of Mutagen Society of India

He is Editor-in-Chief of Indian Journal of Radiation Research and Co-Editor, International Journal of Low Radiation, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Nehru Gram Bharati University, Member, Editorial Board, Korean Journal of Environmental Biology, Member, Editorial Board, Iranian Journal of Radiation Research, Member, International Journal of Radiation Biology, Member, Editorial Board, World Journal of Radiology, Editor-in-Chief, J. Nehru Gram Bharati Univ., Chief Editor, Frontiers in Research and is actively involved as a Member of Editorial Board of many of National & International Journals.

Dr Mishra was invited as Visiting Scientist to Kyoto University, Japan; Institute of Biochemical Genetics, Tolouse, CNRS; France, University of Bielefeld; Germany, Institute of Biological Science; Croatia, Himeji Institute of Technology; Japan, Osaka University; Japan, Kobe University, Japan; Okinawa Institute of Science & Technology, Okinawa, Japan; Hiroshima University; Japan, Montpellier and Curie Institute, Paris, France; McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada; Sydney University, Sydney, Australia; Budapest University; Hungary, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia; New York State University; New York State, USA. University of Nagoya, Japan, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, University of Bremen, Germany, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, South Korea, Beijing University, P.R. China, National University of Singapore, Singapore and many other countries.

He has guided 51 Ph.D. students and has published more than 275 research papers and proceeding papers in National and International Journals. He has delivered more than 350 invited talks in Symposia and Conferences in India and abroad. He has edited books 05 books and has written about 40 Chapters in Books.

Recipient of Life Time Achievement Award of Indian Society for Radiation Biology (2006), received Distinguished Science Award of Asia- Pacific ESR Society; 2004, ESR Spectroscopy Research Promotion, Diploma Award from International EPR Society; 2004, Distinguished Professor Fellowship Award from Sydney University; Australia; 2005. Dr Mishra received CSIR visiting Fellowship to Nepal under Indo-Nepal Academy Exchange Program of Nepal Nuclear Society and National Academy of Science and Technology, Nepal, Heramb Mishra Gaurav award of Allahabad, Award of Allahabad Chapter of Indian Medical Association, Felicitation Award of Society of Cancer research and communication, Mumbai, Education Excellence Award of CCI, 2014.

He served as Expert to WHO for Public Health response to Nuclear events for South East Asia Region and Expert of Radiation Biology for IAEA, Vienna, Austria, served Advisor, WONUC.

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