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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Uzbekistan
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
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
Pakistan
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Bangladesh
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
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
Iran, Isl. Rep.
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Türkiye
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
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
India
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
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
Iran, Isl. Rep.
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 15 - Life on land
Uzbekistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Sri Lanka
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
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

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Minwalla, Shiraz India 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Omirov, Bakhrom Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Pati, Swapan Kumar India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Rozikov, Utkir Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical 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
Afshari, Reza Canada 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Akram, Nudrat Aisha Pakistan 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ambati, Ranga Rao India 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Anwar, Farooq Pakistan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Aydin, Orhan Türkiye 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Baran, Yusuf Türkiye 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Biswas, Kanishka India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ceyhan, Elvan Türkiye 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Chakrabarti, Subhabrata India 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus