D.K. Das

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)Director, Space Applications Centre

Shri D K Das is a graduate in Electronics Engineering.
He started his career at ISRO in 1983 in the area of Communication & Navigation Satellite technology. He made an outstanding contribution towards Assembly, Integration and Checkout of over 30 payloads for INSAT/GSAT satellites.
As an Associate Programme Director he has led many Communication Satellite Payload, such as the constellation of NavIC, Satcom and Navigation Payload Area. Since July 2018, he is designated as Director, Space Applications Centre.
He is a recipient of ISRO-ASI for his contribution in the area of Spacecraft, ISRO Merit Award and ISRO Performance Excellence Award.