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Professional experience
      2013-present: Nanotechnology Consultant & Founder
      2013-present: Founder & President 

       2016-present: Founder
       2019-present : Vice Chancellor 

       2012-2013: Postdoctoral Research Scientist
       AIST, Tsukuba,  Japan.

        2010-2012: IUSSTF Exchange Postdoctoral Fellow
        Department of Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering
        Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA.
        & CSIR-COE, JNCASR, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.


      PhD Chemistry and Nanotechnology : 2010

      Chemistry and Physics of Materials UnitJNCASR, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

      MSc Chemistry: 2005  
      School of Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
      BSc Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science : 2003   
Kakatiya University, Warangal, Telangana, India.
Fellowships and others
  • Best PhD thesis award in physical sciences for the year 2009-2010 from JNCASR, Bangalore.
  • Junior and senior research fellowships from UGC-CSIR (NET), Government of India (August 2005 to July 2010).
  • Sheik Saqr RAK CAM junior fellowship from International Centre for Material Science, JNCASR and Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials, UAE (From July 1, 2009-2010).
  • Nature Publishing Group Award from Nature New York to attend Gordon Research Conference (2009).
  • Travel grant from University of California, Santa Barbara, to attend ICYS-ICMR summer school in Japan (2007).
  • IUSSTF Exchange Postdoctoral Fellowship (2010).
List of conferences, schools and workshops attended

  1. International Conference on Nanoscience and Technology (ICONSAT-2006), New Delhi, India, March 2006.
  2. JNC Research Conference on Chemistry of Materials, Kollam, India, October 2006.  
  3. National Review and Coordination Meeting on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Hyderabad, India, Feb 2007. Oral presentation 
  4. ICYS-ICMR Summer School 2007 on Nanomaterials at NIMS, Tsukuba, Japan, July 2007. 
  5.  International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICAM-2007), Bangalore, October, 2007.  
  6.  ICMS-ICMR Winter School on the Chemistry and Physics of Materials, Bangalore, December, 2007.  
  7. India-NIMS Workshop on Advanced Materials (INWAM-07), Bangalore, December, 2007. 
  8. International Conference on Nanoscience and Technology (ICONSAT-2008), Chennai, India, February 2008.
  9. Future Directions in Advanced Materials Research, Shimla, India, April, 2008.  
  10. JNC Research Conference on Chemistry of Materials, Alleppey, India, October 2008. Oral presentation 
  11. Molecules and Materials: New Directions, JNCASR, Bangalore, December, 2008. 
  12. ICMS-ICMR Winter School on New Carbon Materials and Functional Oxides, Bangalore, December, 2008. 
  13. Chemistry of Materials symposium organized by the International Centre for Material Science & Molecular Frontiers foundation, Bangalore, February, 2009. 
  14. Gordon Research Conference on Solid State Chemistry, Magdalen College, Oxford, United Kingdom, August 2009.   
  15. Indo-Japan Conference on Graphene, JNCASR, Bangalore, India, November 2009.
  16. Winter School on Chemistry and Physics of Materials, JNCASR, Bangalore, India, November 2009
  17. Second International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM-2010), Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, Feb. 2010.  
  18. Winter School on Chemistry and Physics of Materials, ICMS, JNCASR, Bangalore, India, December 2011.
  19. The Eighth International Nanotechnology Conference on Communication and Cooperation (INC 8), AIST Tsukuba Central, Tsukuba-Shi, Japan, May 2012.
  20. A Tributary Symposium: 100 years of Chemical Bonding by Gilbert N. Lewis, IICT, Hyderabad, India, August 2016.
  21. Indian Science Congress 2019, Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, Punjab, India, January 2019.
  22. Vibrant Gujarat Global  Summit 2019, Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat, India, January 2019.