Professor Rohini Godbole
Professor Rohini Godbole

Professor Rohini Godbole

Professor Rohini Godbole received the Padma Shri award of the government of India in 2019.

She obtained her MSc from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, and PhD in theoretical particle physics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1979. Prof. Godbole joined Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai as a visiting fellow in 1979. She was Lecturer and Reader at the Department of Physics, University of Bombay from 1982 to 1995. She joined the Centre for Theoretical Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, as Associate Professor in 1995 and has been Professor since June 1998. Currently she is Professor at the Centre for High Energy Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. She is the author of more than 150 research papers, many of which have some of the largest citation indices in her area.