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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Türkiye
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
Türkiye
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Uzbekistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
India
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Iran, Isl. Rep.
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
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
Türkiye
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
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

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Omirov, Bakhrom Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
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.

Adhikari, Basanta Raj Nepal 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Dandeniya, Warshi Shamila Sri Lanka 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Islam, Abul Bashar Mir Md. Khademul Bangladesh 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Maham, Behrouz Kazakhstan 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Patra, Arpita India 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Hojamberdiev , Mirabbos Uzbekistan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Khanam, Farhana Bangladesh 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Maharjan, Sushila Nepal 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Misra, Abha India 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus
Musharraf, Syed Ghulam Pakistan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus