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Ananthasankaran Jayalekshmy, Indian research scientist. Achievements include patents for development of antioxidant extract from sesame cake/seed; development of antioxidant extracts from by products like sesame cake; research in natural antioxidants from indigenous plant resources; research in study of roasted aromas from cashewnuts, coconut and palm kernel endosperm; development of process related to plantation products.

Background

Jayalekshmy, Ananthasankaran was born on May 18, 1954 in Chavara in Kollam District, India. Daughter of Kesava Iyer Ananthasankaran and PallavurKrishna Iyer Parvathy.

Education

Master of Science, Kerala University, India.

Career

Research scientist National Institute Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, India, since 1977.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for development of antioxidant extract from sesame cake/seed. Development of antioxidant extracts from by products like sesame cake. Research in natural antioxidants from indigenous plant resources.

    Research in study of roasted aromas from cashewnuts, coconut and palm kernel endosperm. Development of process related to plantation products.

Membership

Participant in social service related activities Sri Satya Sai Seva Samithi and Orphanage Trust, Thiruvananthapuram, India, 2003—2006. Member of Society for Free Radical Research (life. Executive member 2005-2006).

Connections

Married Sethuratnam Vaidyanathan, November 7, 1979. 1 child Vaidyanathan Aravind.

father:
Kesava Iyer Ananthasankaran

mother:
PallavurKrishna Iyer Parvathy

spouse:
Sethuratnam Vaidyanathan

child:
Vaidyanathan Aravind Jayalekshmy