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Photo credit: 
Suresh Bhargava

Public contact information

Phone: 
(+61 3) 9925-2330
Address: 
RMIT University Melbourne-3000
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Fellow
Bhargava
Suresh Kumar
Current position: 
Dean (Research & Innovation) STEM College
Current nationality: 
Australia
Current residence: 
Australia
Affiliation/Institution: 
RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Biodata: 
Bhargava is a world-renowned multidisciplinary scientist with decades of leadership in the academia and industry. His contributions in nanotechnology, catalysis and metallodrugs for cancer treatment are outstanding. His award-winning Global PhD programme with the laboratories of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research of the Ministry of Science and Technology broke new ground and established a unique connection between his native India with his adopted Australia. Regarded as the topmost researcher in mercury pollution control, Bhargava's achievements place him among the top 1 per cent scientists in mines and mineral engineering. He has co-authored over 600 highly-cited refereed journal articles, two books, 14 book chapters, 12 relevant patents, more than 120 lectures. He is known as a solution-provider to many industries. Holding distinguished professorships at top universities in six countries, he is an outstanding ambassador of Australian higher education around the world. An inspirational figure to many, he pushed boundaries and developed innovative ways for how universities should collaborate with industry, creating jobs and changing lives.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
6 - Clean water and sanitation
7 - Affordable and clean energy
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
10 - Reduced inequality
13 - Climate action
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Keywords: 
Innovation, Metallodrug for cancer treatment, Mercury sensing, 3D printing for chemical engineering, Nanotechnology
Past nationality: 
India
Elected
2022
Place of Birth: 
Meerut
Country of birth: 
India
Section:
05-Chemical Sciences
Last updated on 22/08/2022