Academic Positions

  • Director

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Dean, Research and Development

    Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)

  • Professor, Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit

    Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)

  • Chairman

    Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit(JNCASR)

  • Dean

    Fellowships and Extensions Programmes (JNCASR)

  • Associate Professor

    Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit(JNCASR)

  • Assistant Professor

    Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit(JNCASR)

  • Post Doctoral Associate

    Materials Science and Engineering Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

  • Visiting Scientist

    Materials Science and Engineering Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

  • Visiting Professor

    Institut de Minéralogie et de Physique des Milieux Condensés, CNRS, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris

  • Visiting Professor

    Institut de Minéralogie et de Physique des Milieux Condensés, CNRS, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris

Education

  • PhD Physics 1995

    Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

  • MScEd Physics 1988

    Mysore University

  • BScEd 1986

    Mysore University

Academic Honors

  • Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences (FASc), 2018

  • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), 2017

  • Fellow, India National Academy of Sciences (FNASc), 2012

Awards

  • 2020
    Platinum Jubilee Lecture Award of the Indian Science Congress, Indian Science Congress
  • 2018
    Mizushima-Raman Lectureship, Chemical Research Society of India
  • 2017
    MRSI-ICSC Super Conductivity and Material Science Senior Award, Materials Research Society of India
  • 2016
    Sheikh Saqr RAK-CAM Senior Fellow, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
  • 2009
    Prof. C.N.R. Rao Oration Award, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
  • 2008
    Sir C.V. Raman Young Scientist Award, Government of Karnataka
  • 2007
    MRSI Medal, Material Research Society of India, Materials Research Society of India

Patents

  • Mirror adapted in microscope to perform SERS, a microscope and methods thereof -Inventors: Chandrabhas Narayana and G.V. Pavan Kumar -patented granted by: USPTO -US Patent Number 8,179,525 B2 in 2012.

  • A high sensitivity assay for molecular typing of biological sample, probes and a kit therof - Inventors: Ranga Udaykumar, Chandrabhas Narayana and N. Jayasuryan - patent granted by patent office of Republic of South Africa - Patent Number 2009/03128 in 2009, USPTO- US Patent Number 8,227,590 B2 in 2012, Indian Patent Number 295700 in 2018.

  • Nanoparticle Composition and Process thereof - Inventor: Chandrabhas Narayana - PCT Application NO.: PCT/IN2008/000771.

Memberships

  • Member, Royal Society of Chemistry( Member since 2014)

  • Member, Society of Biological Chemists (India)(Life Member since 2012)

  • Member, American Chemical Society(Member since 2005 )

  • Member, Material Research Society of India(Life Member since 1999)

Contact

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
Thycaud Post, Poojappura,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India
+91-471-2529400 | 2347975 | 2348753
+91-471-2348096
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