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I am a Doctorate in Physics and Industrial Chemistry with rich expertise in Research and development in the recent emerging technological aspects with special reference to Food Engineering, Industrial chemistry and Pharmaceutical sectors. In the past 25 years I have accumulated great acumen in the field of drug molecules, formulation, crystallization of sugars, food ingredients, taste quality, polymer-drug conjugates, natural compounds, polymer coatings and semiconductor Nano-materials. Presently, I am concentrating on aspects related to mass production of single cell protein, commercial cultivation of seaweeds and their byproducts such as carrageenan, application of nanotechnology in textile industry particularly fire retardant, micro encapsulated diets for future use in food industry, composites and polymers, introduction of cheap photovoltaic solar cells to tap solar energy, green energy development and other eco friendly sustainable technologies applicable to the Indian as well as overseas countries.
Specialties: Project Identification, Research Initiation, Planning and development, Creation of knowledge Ecosystems and Scientific living. Guidance and Training to young researchers. Networking and Partnering with professional institutions and universities. Creating Industry Academia link, Technology Transfer, Value addition and Fundraising.