Responsible to supervise and exercise administrative control on the staff of the laboratory and shall be responsible for;

  • Realizing the mission of the institute
  • Creating an environment in the institute conducive to nurturing of innovation and high class R&D and other S&T activities
  • Managing the affairs of institute as per decisions of the Management Council.

The Directors shall in all matters have powers delegated to him by the GB, CSIR. He is the head of department of Govt. of India as per DFFR Rules (Rule 53 A of CSIR Bye-laws & Delegation of powers in CSIR).

Controller of Administration

He/She is to advise & assist the Director on all administrative matter and responsible for providing support services to the Director & other bench level scientists in the matters under his control as per GOI/CSIR rules. He/She is assisted by AO & SO's depending upon duties assigned to them (By-law 17 of CSIR). He/She is also the Head of office & Member-Secretary to Management Council of the Institute.

Administrative Officer

To assist & provide support to COA & Director as the case may be. He is the Branch Officer & Nodal Officer in administrative activities.

Following are the administrative sections: