IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter


To be a premier driving force in the advancement of nanotechnology, fostering global collaboration and innovative solutions for the betterment of society. Our vision is rooted in ethical practices, interdisciplinary excellence, and a commitment to empowering individuals and communities through the transformative potential of nanotechnology.


The IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter (NTC HSC) is constantly dedicated to cultivating an enriched ecosystem that catalyzes the advancement of nanotechnology. Our mission is to facilitate the exchange of technical knowledge, inspire student engagement, forge strong industry-academic bonds, champion humanitarian endeavors, and advocate for sound policies and frameworks. By connecting local talents with global experts, we bridge the chasm between research and practical applications while leading the course of mindful technological advancement. We embrace dynamic initiatives and collaborative alliances that empower young professionals, propel interdisciplinary learning, and promote the mindful integration of nanotechnology across diverse sectors.


Our core value lies in mentoring and channeling the efforts of stakeholders, fostering an environment that nurtures growth and learning. We strive to infuse a sense of goodwill and pride in both those who contribute and those who benefit, thus instilling a spirit of philanthropy and entrepreneurship. Our overarching aspiration is to cultivate a culture of innovative thinking and a commitment to philanthropic pursuits.

About Us

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter founded by Dr. Santhosh Sivasubramani, embodies a commitment to driving transformative progress in the field of nanotechnology. It serves as a conduit for the exchange of cutting-edge ideas, innovative research, and the latest advancements in nanotechnology. This shared vision empowers the chapter to cultivate an environment that not only nurtures technical knowledge sharing but also actively encourages the engagement of students. Through captivating workshops, interactive seminars, and thought-provoking conferences/schools/training-programs, the chapter aims to ignite the passion of aspiring minds, ensuring that the torch of nanotechnology continues to burn brightly in the hands of the next generation.

One of the most remarkable aspects of the chapter’s inception has been its ability to bridge the gap between academia and industry. This shared vision has facilitated the establishment of a vibrant platform that fosters seamless collaboration between researchers and practitioners. This commitment to industry-academic partnerships not only enriches the discourse within the chapter but also provides a launchpad for turning groundbreaking research into practical applications that transform industries and societies.

Furthermore, the chapter actively collaborates with IEEE NTC Standards, IEEE NTC Young Professionals, and IEEE NTC Technical Committees on Nanorobotics, Nanomanufacturing, and Nanomagnetics. These strategic partnerships amplify the chapter’s reach and impact, facilitating a multidimensional approach to addressing the challenges and opportunities in nanotechnology. By engaging with these entities, the chapter extends its influence into standardization efforts, supports the professional development of young talents, and contributes to the cutting-edge advancements in specialized areas of nanotechnology.

The chapter’s influence extends far beyond regional borders. This enables the creation of networking opportunities that span continents. By connecting local members with international luminaries, organizations, and institutions, the chapter serves as a platform for cross-cultural learning, knowledge exchange, and collaborative innovation. This underscores the chapter’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of nanotechnology’s potential.

In essence, the IEEE NTC HSC, borne from a collective commitment to responsible advancement, symbolizes a profound dedication to the responsible advancement of nanotechnology. With an unwavering focus on ethical practices, interdisciplinary excellence, and societal betterment, the chapter stands poised to shape the future by harnessing the immense power of the nano-scale. The vision is etched into every facet of the chapter’s endeavors, as it embarks on a journey that promises to redefine the boundaries of scientific exploration and technological innovation.

One of our primary goals is to tap into the expertise and potential of young professionals and students by actively engaging them in the chapter’s endeavors. Volunteers are the ones who drive the chapter’s initiatives. We actively search for individuals who are enthusiastic and self-motivated, inviting them to become a part of the dynamic involvement in our chapter’s activities to realize its vision. Your input and participation are highly valued, and we warmly welcome your suggestions and active engagement in our pursuits.


Established in July 2021 under the visionary leadership of Dr. Santhosh Sivasubramani as the founding chair, the IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter swiftly evolved into a vibrant ecosystem that transcends conventional boundaries. Driven by a vision, it facilitated the exchange of cutting-edge ideas, interactive learning, and industry-academic collaborations. Notably, the chapter’s strategic partnerships with IEEE NTC Standards, IEEE NTC Young Professionals, and IEEE NTC Technical Committees in Nanorobotics, Nanomanufacturing, and Nanomagnetics amplified its impact. Bridging geographical borders, the chapter became a cross-cultural hub for knowledge exchange. Dr. Sivasubramani’s leadership ignited a journey that redefines nanotechnology’s role in shaping a future of ethical progress, interdisciplinary excellence, and innovative solutions. The chapter, upon its inception, secured funding to host the IEEE NTC Summer School, underscoring its commitment to fostering educational excellence.


Nurturing Student Engagement and Technical Knowledge Sharing:

  1. Facilitate the establishment of IEEE Nanotechnology Council Chapters at student branches, amplifying funding and membership.
  2. Spearhead captivating student activities and competitions, fostering an unwavering interest in nanotechnology.
  3. Collaborate with other societies to host impactful hackathons, spotlighting practical applications.
  4. Curate enriching workshops, seminars, and developmental programs that unravel cutting-edge research and advancements.

Promoting Global Collaboration and Industrial-Academic Integration:

  1. Act as a beacon for flagship events and conferences, integrating both physical and digital realms, spotlighting emergent topics like deep learning, quantum computing, neuromorphic computing, nanobots.
  2. Forge robust bridges between academia and industry through dynamic platforms such as the NTC SB Chairs/Advisors Meet.
  3. Forge connections between local members and global visionaries and organizations, forging avenues for profound knowledge exchange and far-reaching networking.

Driving Humanitarian Projects and Standards Development:

  1. Pave the way for pioneering projects that harness nanotechnology to address pivotal societal challenges spanning healthcare, clean energy, climate change, computing and environmental sustainability.
  2. Undertake an active role in cultivating ethical standards that serve as beacons for responsible nanotechnology progression.

Empowering Young Professionals and Advocating for Responsible Policies:

  1. Extend skill refinement opportunities and avenues for career advancement to budding young professionals.
  2. Steer the course of policy-making processes at varying echelons, advocating for the ethical and calculated integration of nanotechnology.
  3. Collaborate synergistically with other IEEE societies and technical bodies to engineer events that amalgamate the realms of circuits, devices, robotics and nanotechnology, nurturing inventive solutions.

Collaborations for Growth:

  1. Strategic alliances lie at the core of our chapter’s impact. We actively collaborate with IEEE NTC Standards, IEEE NTC Young Professionals, and IEEE NTC Technical Committees in Nanorobotics, Nanomanufacturing, and Nanomagnetics.
  2. These partnerships amplify our reach and influence, enabling a comprehensive approach to address the challenges and opportunities within the nanotechnology landscape.

Volunteer-Driven Endeavors:

  1. Our chapter thrives on the energy of volunteers. These proactive individuals shape our initiatives and guide the chapter towards its vision.
  2. By volunteering, you become an integral part of our dynamic ecosystem, refining your leadership skills and fostering interactions with fellow members.
  3. Additionally, you gain insights into the latest happenings in your domain and the chance to collaborate with renowned professionals from both industry and academia.

In short, the activities of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter converge towards a vision of advancing nanotechnology for societal benefit and fostering interdisciplinary excellence. We extend an open invitation to all stakeholders to join us in this journey, offering your input, expertise, and enthusiasm as we collectively shape the future of nanotechnology.

In harmony with our vision, mission, and meticulously devised action plan, the Chapter remains committed to steering the propulsive trajectory of nanotechnology, orchestrating positive transformation across society, academia, industry, and the policymaking arena.

Executive Committee – 2023

IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter

Designation Name Photo Organization Email Membership No. Contact No.
Chairman Dr. Santhosh Sivasubramani IIT Hyderabad /
RSL Quantum
[email protected] SM92440075 8309538515
Vice Chairman Dr. Suryanarayana Jammalamadaka IIT Hyderabad [email protected] SM96871779
Secretary Dr. Thirmal Chinthakuntla VNRVJIET [email protected] 98011938 9884796997
Treasurer Mr. Bhagvan Kommadi Quantica Computacao Pvt Ltd [email protected] 95700792

IEEE NTC HSC Summer School Event

The future of nanotechnology unveiled at the IEEE Nanotechnology Council Summer School! Immerse yourself in a unique learning experience as prominent experts unveil the latest trends and breakthroughs in this dynamic field. Elevate your understanding and connect with peers during this premier educational and industrial networking event, fostering collaboration and innovative brainstorming.

IEEE NTC HSC Hyderabad Nano Day Event

Join us in celebrating the triumphant journey of Hyderabad Nano Day, now in its third consecutive year! Marking milestones in 2021, 2022, and 2023, this flagship event continues to showcase the forefront of nanotechnology advancements. Don’t miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in cutting-edge discussions, networking, and innovation on this special occasion.


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Call for Volunteers

Volunteers serve as the driving force behind the chapter’s initiatives. By becoming a volunteer, you assume a pivotal role in molding the chapter’s future. This journey offers you a chance to refine your leadership qualities and skills by orchestrating events and engaging with fellow community members. Stay at the forefront of the latest developments in your area of expertise. Collaborate with distinguished professionals in nanotechnology, spanning both industry and academia. Embrace this opportunity to join us and unlock your fullest potential.

Get in touch with us or send your suggestions/queries to:

Dr. Santhosh Sivasubramani, M.Tech., Ph.D., SMIEEE,
Chairman, IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter
Ad-Com Member IEEE NTC, Secretary IEEE NTC Standards,
Chair IEEE NTC YP R10, Chair IEEE 62659™

Message from the Founding Chair

Greetings esteemed members of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council Hyderabad Section Chapter,

As the founding chair of this remarkable journey, I am truly delighted to reflect upon the incredible strides we have taken since the inception of our chapter. Our collective commitment to the fascinating realm of nanotechnology has not only bound us together but has also driven us to achieve remarkable milestones.

Throughout our journey, we have cultivated an environment that thrives on innovation, collaboration, and the relentless pursuit of knowledge. Together, we have established a platform where brilliant minds converge to exchange ideas, share insights, and engage in groundbreaking research. Our chapter stands as a testament to the power of synergy and the potential that emerges when brilliant minds collaborate with a shared purpose.

As we move forward, let us continue to push the boundaries of nanotechnology, exploring new horizons and unraveling the limitless possibilities that this field holds. Our efforts have the potential to redefine industries, reshape technology, and positively impact the world around us. By nurturing curiosity, encouraging cross-disciplinary collaboration, and embracing the spirit of exploration, we can make substantial contributions to science, engineering, and society as a whole.

I extend my heartfelt gratitude to each member who has contributed to our chapter’s growth and success. Your dedication and passion are the driving forces behind our accomplishments, and I am confident that our collective endeavors will lead to even greater achievements in the future. Let us keep the flame of innovation burning brightly and continue to inspire the next generation of nanotechnology pioneers.

Here’s to the exciting journey ahead, filled with transformative discoveries, unwavering enthusiasm, and a shared vision of a future shaped by the incredible potential of nanotechnology.

Santhosh Sivasubramani
Founding Chair IEEE NTC HSC