Defence Modernisation

Debates surrounding India at modernising its armed forces from various standpoints, including technical, policy, economic, human resource and strategic.

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Falguni Sen

Ph.d from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. Awarded the Gladys and Henry Crown award for excellence in teaching. Consulted with firms in the U.S., India, Switzerland and Ireland. Expert in semiconductor, computer and

Arka Biswas

Arka is currently pursuing projects on India’s nuclear weapons policy and doctrine, and India's membership to the export control groups. His research areas include nuclear weapons policy, non-proliferation, disarmament and security.

Sebastian Paulo

Sebastian Paulo is a Fellow at ORF. He works on global development issues. His research concentrates on how international development cooperation and global governance contribute to achieving development objectives, in

Priyanka Shah

Priyanka Shah is a Junior Fellow at ORF. She is a part of the health program in the development and society initiative. Her research focuses on the politics of health. She is

Anupam Ghosh

Anupam is a Research Assistant at ORF Kolkata, currently working on a project on urban water availability and quality in the KMC area. His research areas include, resource economics, macro economics and