MATHEMATICS:

  1. Dr. Probal Chaudhuri, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.

PHYSICS:

  1. Dr. Srikanth Sastry, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore.

BIOLOGY:

  1. Dr. Ajay Kumar Parida, M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai.

CHEMISTRY:

  1. Dr. S. Chandrasekhar, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad.
  2. Dr. G. Narahari Sastry, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. (Dr. S. Chandrasekhar and G. Narahari Sastry share the prize for the year 2001)