B.SC. Chemistry University of Madras
M.SC. Analytical Chemistry University of Madras
M. Phil Analytical Chemistry University of Madras
Ph.D Analytical Chemistry - Pharmacology University of Madras

Professional Experience

1. Head, ChemistryLaboratory.(1978 - 1982 )

IMPCOPS, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (A Pharmaceutical Industry, Manufacturing and Marketing wide range of Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani systems of Medicines)

Responsibilities: In-charge of Chemistry Division:

A. Developing Quality Standards and Quality control of all Indian Traditional Systems of Medicine

B. New Formulation development in Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani Systems of medicine

C. Standardization of many traditional medicines. (Have set up a pattern which is used as a de facto standard-till date)

D. Process upgradation of higher metals preparation like Gold and Silver which has saved huge money and time and improved quality.

2. Scientist - Phyto Chemistry Division(1982-2000)

Medicinal Chemistry Research Centre, Institute of Pharmacology, Madras Medical College, Govt. of Tamil Nadu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu


A. Phytochemical investigation of Medicinal Plants

B. Chemical & Pharmacological Standardisation herbal formulations

C. Devlopment of extracts and active ingredients based Herbal formulations

D. Teaching Phytochemical investigations on Medicinal Plants to Pharmacy students

3. Research Guide

Guided M.Pharm, M.Phil, Ph.D. Students in conducting Herbal Research since1990.