|B.Sc(Chemistry)||Kongunadu Arts and Science College, University of Madras||Coimbatore|
|M.Sc Applied Science||P.S.G College of Technology, University of Madras||Coimbatore|
|Ph.D Physical Chemistry||University of Otago||New Zealand|
|SERC Research Fellow||Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxfordshire and University of York||United Kingdom|
International Editorial Assignments
|Advisory Board Member, Faraday Discussions,
The Royal Society of Chemistry,
Editor, Spectrochimica Acta A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy
Member, Editorial Board, Nature Scientific Reports,
Member, Editorial Board, Frontiers in Physics,
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Biophotonics
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
Member, Editorial Board, Chemical Physics
|Partner, European Metrology Research Programme (EMR)
Node Leader (India), Biophotonics World, USA
Co-Chair : 2015 Faraday Discussion meeting on “Structure and Dynamical Molecular Science”, Organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom
Academic International Recognitions:
|Co-Chair: Faraday Discussions 2015, Royal Society of Chemistry
Chairman, International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, 2012
Member, International Steering Committee on Asian Spectroscopy
Member, International Steering Committee on Raman Spectroscopy
Member, International Committee on Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy Spectroscopy
Member, International Programmes Committee, Biophotonics, Photonics Europe (2010 onwards), SPIE Conference, Belgium
Awards and Recognitions
|year||Name of the Award|
|1989||Young Investigator Award (ICORS, University of South Carolina, USA)|
|1993||Subbarao Memorial Lecture, Osmania University, India|
|1996||J W T Jones Fellow, The Royal Society of Chemistry, London, England|
|1998||Hollemen Chair Professor, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands|
|2000||Swarna Jayanthi Young Scientist Award Govt. of India (Award by the Prime Minister of India)|
|2003||Sir C V Raman Young Scientist Award Govt. of Karnataka (Award by the Chief Minister of Karnataka)|
|2004||Bronze Medal,Chemical Research Society of India
Elected Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences
Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award (Most Prestigious Award) Govt. of India (Award by the Prime Minister of India)
|2008||Kipping Visiting Professor Fellow Department of Chemistry, University of Nottingham United Kingdom
Visiting Professor Global Center for Excellence in Chemistry, University of Tokyo, Japan
|2010||J C Bose Fellow Professorship, Department of Science and Technology, India
Honorary Professor (Invited by the University) Department of Chemistry University of Nottingham Nottingham, United Kingdom
|2012||Raman-Mishishuma Award India-Japan Science Promotion Council Department of Science and Technology, India
Visiting Professor Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
|Visiting Scientist||Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Kawasaki||Japan|
|Holleman Chair Professor||University of Groningen||The Netherlands|
|Visiting Professor||Institute of Molecular Science, Okazaki||Japan|
|Visiting Professor||The University of Tokyo||Japan|
|Visiting Professor||Imperial College of Science and Technology||London|
|Elected Member||International Organizing Committee on Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy|
|Elected Member||International Steering Committee on Raman Spectroscopy|
|ITC Research and Development Laboratory, Bangalore (ongoing)|
|BOEING Corporation, USA (on going)|
|Unilever India Pvt Ltd., Bangalore|
|Procter and Gamble India, Bangalore|
Invited lectures at International conferences
|year||Place Held On|
|Aug 2014||Invited Speaker, International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy. Jena, Germany.
Plenary Lecture, European Conference on Molecular Spectroscopy. Dusseldorf, Germany.
|June 2014||Plenary Lecture, Taiwan International Symposium on Raman Spectroscopy, Haulien, Taiwan.|
|Dec 2013||Keynote Speaker, Asian Spectroscopy Conference, National Technological University, Singapore.|
|Sep 2013||Invited Lecture, Symposium on Structural Dynamics Science, Biophysical Institute, Durham University, United Kingdom.|
|Aug 2013||Invited Lecture, International Conference on Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy (ICAVS), Kobe, Japan.|
|May 2013||Resource Person two lectures, Erice School on “The Future of Structure and Dynamics”, Erice, Italy.|
|Feb 2013||Invited Lecture, Dead sea Workshop on Exciton dynamics, Ein-Gedi, Israel.|
|Dec 2012||Opening keynote speaker, Non-linear Raman microscopy conference, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.|
|Apr 2012||Invited Lecture, SPIE Conference on “Bio-photonics”, Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium.|
|Nov 2011||Plenary Lecture, Asian Spectroscopy Conference, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China.|
|Dec 2011||Plenary Lecture, Brazilian Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.|
|July 2011||Invited Lecture, International Conference on “New Techniques in Spectroscopy”, National Physical Laboratory, London, United Kingdom.|
|June 2011||Invited Lecture, International Conference on Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy, Switzerland.|
|Aug 2010||Plenary Lecture, International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Boston, USA.|
|July 2010||Invited Lecture, International Conference on “Biomedical Applications of Raman Spectroscopy”, State University of New York, Albany, USA.|
|June 2010||Invited Lecture, European Conference on Non-linear Spectroscopy, Bremen, Germany.|
|July 2009||Plenary Lecture, Telluride Research Conference on Vibrational Dynamics, Telluride, Colorado, USA.|
|Aug 2008||Invited Lecture at the International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Yokohama, Japan.|
|Aug 2005||Invited Lecture at the International Conference on Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy, Chicago, USA.|
|July 2005||Invited Lecture at the International Conference on Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy, Washington, USA.|
|Aug 2004||Invited Lecture at the International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Brisbane, Australia.|
|July 2003||Invited Lecture, International Conference on Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.|
|Jan 2003||Invited Lecture, Indo – Japan meeting on Chemical Dynamics, University of Tokyo, Japan.|
|Aug 2002||Plenary Lecture, International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Budapest, Hungary.|
|Jul 2002||Invited Talk, Gordon Conference on Vibrational Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Newport, USA.|
|May 2001||Invited Lecture, Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy Conference, Okazaki, Japan.|
|Apr 1997||Invited Talk, Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy Conference, Oxford University, UK.|
|Aug 1996||Chairman of session, International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Pittsburgh, USA.|
|Jun 1996||Plenary Lecture, Asian Photochemistry Conference, Hong Kong.|
|Jun 1995||Invited Lecture, Time resolved vibrational spectroscopy conference, Los Alamos, USA .|
|Jun 1991||Invited lecture, International Young Scientists Workshop, Kawasaki, Japan..|
Invited lectures at International Universities/Institutions
|year||Place Held On|
|2014||2014 National Physical Laboratory, London, United Kingdom.|
|2013||University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.
University of Durham, United Kingdom.
|2012||University of Otago, New Zealand.
University of Wellington, New Zealand.
University of Massey, New Zealand.
University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan.
University of Osaka, Japan.
Institute of Molecular Science, Okazaki, Japan.
University of Kyoto, Japan.
University of Tokyo, Japan.
|2011||Helmholtz Center, Berlin, Germany.|
|2010||Department of Physics, University of Fortaleza, Fortaleza, Brazil|
|2009||Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Jena, Jena, Germany.|
|2008||Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK.|
|2007||University of Jena, Jena, Germany.|
|2006||University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Newcastle, UK.|
|2005||National Institute of Standards and Technology, Washington, USA.
Rail Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan.
University of Bordeaux, France.
|2004||Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA.
National University of Singapore, Singapore.
|2003|| University of Tokyo, Japan.
Advanced Institute for Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan.
University of Nottingham, UK
|2002||Hahn-Meitner Institute, Berlin, Germany.|
|2001||Institute of Molecular Science, Japan.|
|2000||Princeton University, USA.|
|1999||University of Tokyo, Japan.|
|1998||Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Groningen, Netherlands.|
|1997||Fritz Haber Institute, Berlin, Germany.
Ecole Polytechnique, Laussane, Switzerland.
|1994||Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University, USA|
|1993||Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore.
Department of Physics, University of Regensburg, Germany.
|1991||International Young Scientists Workshop, Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Kawasaki, Japan.|