Dr Malti Goel is a former adviser and scientist, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. She is author of the book on energy sources and global warming, and has jointly edited books on carbon sequestration. She has a Masters in Physics from BITS Pilani, as well as a postgraduate diploma DIIT and PhD in Physics, both from IIT, Delhi.
Dr Goel has made a significant contribution to innovative energy policies for dealing with environmental protection and greenhouse gas emission reduction issues. She became a fellow of the National Environment Science Academy in 2008 and was conferred Bharat Jyoti Award for her outstanding contribution to science and society in 2012.