“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it enough.”

-- Albert Einstein

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"Nothing in science has any value to society if it is not communicated."

-- Anne Roe

IISER Pune has established the Science Media Centre to foster and strengthen science communication. We produce high quality media to communicate science through popular science films, research highlights and documentaries.

The Science Media Centre conducts workshops to train personnel in print and electronic media to encourage science communication. We also archive science related events and activities of the institute.

Beyond Colloidal Cesium Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals: Analogous Metal Halides and Doping


The video produced at our centre is published by American Chemical Society.

Green Soil; a soil that breathes

The short film produced at our centre, captures the unique method of converting bio waste to bio fertilizer for terrace farming by Mr & Mrs Bhide family. The movie received Special Jury Mention at Green Heroes Film Festival, Mumbai organized by U.S. Consulate General Mumbai in association with TERI.

(Mumbai, 25th April 2017)

Targeting Mitochondria for Cancer Therapy

The short video describes how Dr. Sudipta Basu and his team of researchers from IISER Pune, used drug transporting Nanoparticles to target the Mitochondria (Power House of Cell) of Cancer Cells for Next-Generation Therapeutics.