Defence Institute of Advanced Technology Pune, Deemed University
Dr Surendra Pal, Vice Chancellor –Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (Deemed University) Pune, is an space communication technologist, accomplished researcher, academician, administrator and visionary of great repute. He is former : Satish Dawan Professor, Senior Advisor Satellite Navigation (ISRO), Distinguished Scientist, Prog. Director, Satellite Navigation(ISRO), Chairman GAGAN, Associate Director, ISRO Satellite Centre-Bangalore, Member AICTE-Governing Council, President Institution of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers - Inda (2012-2014), Sr. Advisor/Consultant, Centre for Internet and Society, Bangalore, Senior Advisor-ICT-Ahmadabad University, Aditya Birla Chair 2013 (BKBIT Pilani), ITU Consultant, ICO Consultant & GNSS Expert for UN Office for Outer Space He is also Distinguished Visiting Professor INAE (India), Distinguished Lecturer-IEEE (AES) USA, Honorary Professor -AMITY University (UP) and Techno India University (WB), Governing Council Member Thiagarajar College of Engineering – Madurai
Satellite Navigation, space communication.