Prof. Dr. G. D. Yadav

Vice-Chancellor and R. T. Mody Distinguished Professor

Ganapati Dadasaheb Yadav (born 1952) is an Indian chemical engineer, inventor and academic, known for his researches on nanomaterials, gas absorption with chemical reaction and phase transfer catalysis.[1] He is the vice chancellor of the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai where he also serves as the R. T. Mody Distinguished Professor.[2] He holds a number of patents and is an elected fellow of such science academies as Institution of Chemical Engineers, The World Academy of Sciences, Indian National Science Academy and the National Academy of Sciences, India. The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri, in 2016, for his contributions to science and engineering