Meet The Topper Faculty

June 16, 2009

 Meet the maths and science gurus from prominent Indian and international institutes, who make learning on Topper, a whole lot more exciting and effective.

Catch them simplifying tough concepts on Video Lessons-On-Demand, every week!

Dr Chandralekha Singh, Physics for Class XI, XII

She is currently Professor of Physics at the University of Pittsburgh. An MSc from IIT Kharagpur and a PhD from the University of California in Los Angeles,she has also been awarded the Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award by the University of Pittsburgh.

Shaleen Sharma, Physics for Class IX, X

B Tech Hons from IIT Roorkee. A passion for Physics…and for music! Currently a Music Director in Bombay, he's better known as one of the founding members of the band Agosh.

Dr Shankar Venkatagiri, Maths for Class XI, XII

A Ph D in Mathematics from Georgia Tech, Atlanta, he is currently Assistant Professor of Quantitative Methods at IIM Bangalore! An alumnus of IIT Kharagpur, University of Southern California, he holds masters degrees in mathematics and computer science. 

Dr Debabrata Goswami, Chemistry for Class XI, XII

A Ph D in Physical Chemistry from Princeton University, he is currently Professor of Chemistry at IIT Kanpur. He graduated from Jadavpur University and did his MSc from IIT Kanpur. He is also a Senior Research Fellow of the Wellcome Trust International and a Swarnajayanti Fellow of the Government of India.

Dr Sumeet Luthra, Biology for Class IX, X

An MBBS from Mumbai and a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiology, London (FRCR), she currently works at the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.

Pavan Chauhan, Maths for Class IX, X

A BTech in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from IIM Bangalore, he believes in educating children creatively. He is the founder CEO of Applect Learning, a company that works on creative learning systems for children all over the world.


Mona Srivastava, Chemistry for Class IX, X

An M Tech in Water Resources Engineering
from IIT-Delhi, she has been working with the Indian Railways for the last six years in various positions.