I am a Postgraduate in General Chemistry (M.Sc)  from National Institute Of Technology Karnataka (NIT-K), Surathkal, India. I completed my Undergraduate studies (B.Sc) from St. Aloysius College, Mangalore, India in Chemistry, Microbiology and Botany. My Masters project titled "Synthesis, Characterization and Antimicrobial Studies of some Nitrogen containing Heterocyclic Compounds" was under the kind Guidance of Dr. Arun M. Isloor at National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India. Presently, am a PhD student at University of South Australia, Adelaide at the Ian Wark Research Institute (IWRI) working on the topic "Synthesis and characterization of Cadmium free Quantum Dots" under the guidance of Prof. Thomas Nann and Prof. William M. Skinner.

My other projects, publications, experiences and achievements have been listed on this site.

My research interests include Material Science, Medicinal Chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Synthesis of Nanoparticles & Nanomaterials, Characterization techniques using different Instruments, Polymer Chemistry.