Shantha Bhushan

Areas of Interest & Expertise

Knot Theory, Riemannian Geometry, Tactile Mathematics


Shantha Bushan is a faculty with the School of Arts and Sciences.

Shantha Bushan’s current area of research is primarily the application of Knot Theory to Biology.

She worked for a decade at Kalpavriksh, an environment action group. She has worked in environmental law, biodiversity, community based conservation and urban waste management.

Previously, she taught undergraduate courses in Mathematics and in Environment at FLAME Pune, a college for liberal education.

She loves to crochet and to create shapes that help in understanding mathematical concepts.