Bhagaban Behera hails from Balasore, Odisha. He has won the prestigious National Post-Doctoral Fellowship (NPDF) from Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Government of India. Bhagaban has a profound interest in MEMS and nanotechnology and his recent research interest is to develop electronics nose for non-invasive diabetic detection. He obtained his Master’s and Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. His Ph.D. dissertation was focused on the development of MEMS-based gas sensor using metal oxide nanostructure. He has also qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in physical science.