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chemist , researcher

Balagopalan Machingal, Indian chemist, researcher. Achievements include research in tropical forest ecosystems. Recipient International Plant Scientist award, 2005; FICCE fellow, International Congress Chemistry and Environment, 2007. Convener Paramekkavu Devaswam Educational Trust, Thrissur, India, 2001—2007; Member of Soil Biology And Ecology Society (life).

Background

Machingal, Balagopalan was born on November 29, 1953 in Thrissur, India. Son of Narayana Menon Nellickal and Rugmini Amma Machingal.

Education

Master of Science, Content Management System College, Kottayam, India. Doctor of Philosophy, Content Management System College, Kottayam, India, 1976.

Career

Scientist Kerela Forest Research Institute, Peechi, India, since 1978. Program coordinator Kerala Forest Research Institute, India, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in tropical forest ecosystems.

Membership

Convener Paramekkavu Devaswam Educational Trust, Thrissur, India, 2001—2007. Member of Soil Biology And Ecology Society (life).

Connections

Married Seethalakshmi Kolangara Kodikunnath, May 17, 1981. Children: Dilip Kolangara Gopal, Mridula Kolangara Gopal.

father:
Narayana Menon Nellickal

mother:
Rugmini Amma Machingal

spouse:
Seethalakshmi Kolangara Kodikunnath

child:
Dilip Kolangara Gopal Machingal

child:
Mridula Kolangara Gopal Machingal