TWAS Directory

TWAS Directory of

Fellows and Young Affiliates

The strength of TWAS resides in the scientific influence and impact of its global network.

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TWAS Young Affiliates: the promise of a new generation

TWAS is a pioneering, merit-based academy focused on scientific excellence in the developing world. Each year, the Academy and its Regional Offices select up to 25 Young Affiliates based on their achievements before the age of 40 – and on their potential for future impact. Terms last for five years.

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Turkey
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Pakistan
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
India
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Bangladesh
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Iran, Isl. Rep.
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Nepal
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 14 - Life below water
  • 15 - Life on land
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
Bangladesh
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
India
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
Iran, Isl. Rep.
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 15 - Life on land
Sri Lanka
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Uzbekistan
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Iran, Isl. Rep.
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
India
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Nepal
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Sri Lanka
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Bangladesh
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Kazakhstan
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
India
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Rozikov, Utkir Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Minwalla, Shiraz India 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Pati, Swapan Kumar India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS

Young Affiliates Alumni

When Young Affiliates complete their five-year term, they become Alumni. Young Affiliate Alumni are encouraged to remain engaged with TWAS initiatives and to take advantage of TWAS programmes and prizes.

Akram, Nudrat Aisha Pakistan 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Baran, Yusuf Turkey 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Biswas, Kanishka India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Karimov, Erkinjon Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Subrina, Samia Bangladesh 06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ambati, Ranga Rao India 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Deshmukh, Mandar M. India 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus
Farooq, Muhammad Pakistan 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Khan, Shamsun Nahar Bangladesh 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Khudoyberdiyev, Abror Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus