Distinguished Scientist S. Ramakrishnan has been appointed as the Director of the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), Trivandrum. He was currently serving as the director of (LPSC).
Three Indian Space Research Organisation centres has got new directors. M. Chandradathan, earlier director of SDSC will take charge as the director of LPSC. M.Y.S Prasad will take charge from Mr. Chandradathan as the director of ISRO's Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre.
Mr. Ramakrishnan, has four decades of experience in the field replaces P.S. Veeraraghavan who was the current Director of VSSC.