Prof. Sidney Altman, Nobel Laureate & Sterling Professor, Yale University, USA.

Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, MS Swaminathan Research Foundation.

Dr. R. Geeta, Associate Professor, Stae University of New York, Stony Brook, USA, visited VINSTROM for 3 months in 2007 and conducted 2 courses for our students in Phylogenetics.

Dr.J.K. Sharma, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Kerala

Dr. J. White, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA

Prof. T.S. Sadasivan, University of Madras.

Dr. L. Kannan, Director, Annamalai University.

Dr. J.A. Johnson, University of New Brunswick, SJ, Canada.

Dr. P.C. Silva, University of California, USA.

Dr. A.E. Arnold, University of Arizona, USA.

Prof. R. Balasubramanian, University of Madras.

Dr. P. Balakrishnan, IUCN, Sri Lanka.

Dr. C.A. Reddy, Michigan State University, USA.

Dr. Sujaya Rao, Oregon State University, USA.

Dr. Venkat Gopalan, The Ohio State University, USA.

Dr. Baskar, Indian Institute of Technology Chennai.

Prof. A. Raman, University of Sydney, Australia.

Dr. M.P. Ramanujam, Centre for PG Studies, Pondicherry.

Prof. B. Moeschbacher, University of Muenster, Germany.

Dr. F. Sasse, GBF, Germany.

Dr. A. Srinivasan, Harward, USA.

Prof. J.L. Azevedo, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Prof. P.T. Lacava, Brazil.

Dr. H. de Melo, Brazil.

Dr. M.A. Zaman, Dhaka University, Bangladesh.

Dr.Stefen Vidal,George-August-University,Goettingen,Germany.

Dr. Sunil K. Deshmukh, The Energy & Research Institute, New Delhi.

Prof. Kaustuv Sanyal,   Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) Bangalore

Prof. Uma Shankar, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore

Dr. Dinkar Sahal, Malaria Research Laboratory, International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology(ICGEB), New Delhi.