Dr. Indrani Coondoo has been working as a research scientist at the University of Aveiro, Portugal since 2019. She has worked as an FCT postdoctoral researcher at the same university (2010- 2017). She was a visiting researcher at the University of Puerto Rico, U.S.A. (2010). She obtained her Doctorate degree from the Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Delhi (2008). She served as a CSIR Research Associate and Project Fellow at the National Physical Laboratory, India (2008-2009). Her research interest lies in the study of lead-free piezoelectrics, layered ferroelectrics, and multiferroics. She has published more than fifty research papers in journals of international repute. She has one U.S.A. patent to her credit. She has edited a book entitled “Ferroelectrics” and written many book chapters, as well as review articles.