Centre for Advanced Bioenergy Research

Review Committees

DBT IOC Centre is governed by a Governing Council which consists of Secretary DBT, Chairman IOC, Senior Advisor DBT, Director (Refineries) IOC, IOC R&D Head, Director ICT Mumbai, Director ICGEB, Senior officials  of DBT & IOC R&D as well as eminent experts ( Indian and Global) in the area of Bio-Energy and Biofuels


The centre technical progress is monitored by Scientific Advisory Committee which has senior officials of DBT and IOC R&D, Centre Coordinators of DBT-ICT, DBT-ICGEB and DBT-PAN IIT Centres as well eminent Bio-Energy Experts from NREL USA, Lund University Sweden, Lanzatech USA, IISC Bangalore, JNU etc.


Apart from this, there is an Oversight Review Committee of all the DBT supported centres at IOC R&D, ICT Mumbai, ICGEB New Delhi and PAN IIT Centre. This review committee monitors the annual progress of all the centres as well as sees that there is a minimum overlap in the activities of the all the three centres. The review committee comprises of 6 overseas experts and 8 Indian experts in the area of Bio-Energy and Bio-fuels.


Similarly for the DBT Overseas fellow who are directly appointed & paid fellowship by DBT and posted at DBT supported centres, there is an Overseas fellow review meeting which meets annually to monitor their progress.