Dr. Debashree Bandyopadhyay is assistant professor at department of biological sciences, BITS PILANI, INDIA.
She gathered a broad spectrum of experience in research in highly reputed educational institutes hosted by Singapore (Bioinformatics Institute, A-STAR), USA (Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York) and India (Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics) within the period of 1997 to 2010.
Her research interest is understanding structure-function relationship in biological molecules and macro-molecular assemblies and possible prevention of few diseases. Her research expertise cover, molecular modeling, molecular dynamics simulation, quantum chemical calculations and development of softwares to address specific biological problems.
Contributions are made in fields of chemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics and structural biology. Accomplishments can be judged in terms of twelve international publications with major contributions and in twenty-two conference proceedings at national and international scientific meetings. Publications are worthy enough to be referred by other scientific articles and reviews (Accounts of Chemical Research, 2002, 35, 350-357), including “Science” (Science, 2007, 315, 1549-1553).
Previously, she has served as a Lecturer at Department of Chemistry, Raja Peary Mohan College, Uttarpara, Hooghly, West Bengal, India.
In the last four years at BITS PILANI, she has guided total 23 M.Sc projects, 9 M.Sc theses and one Ph.D thesis.