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Dean , educator

Chandrabhas Narayana, Indian dean, educator. Achievements include patents for antibacterial properties of cellulose and silver nanoparticle composites, non polymerase chain reaction based nucleic acid detection using SERS & low cost raman spectrometer for biological applications; research in highest pressure of 342 GPa acheived on Hydrogen gas to disprove the existing theories on Hydrogen.

Background

Narayana, Chandrabhas was born on September 8, 1965 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Son of Narayana P. G. and Meenakshi P. Panikar.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Mysore University, Bangalore, 1982—1986. Master of Education, Mysore University, Bangalore, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1995.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Department Material Science and Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1995—1998. Assistant professor Jawaharlal Nehru Center Advanced Science Research, Bangalore, 1998—2005, associate professor, since 2005, dean, fellowships and extension programs, since 2008. Consultant Indian Space Research Organization, Bangalore, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for antibacterial properties of cellulose and silver nanoparticle composites, non polymerase chain reaction based nucleic acid detection using SERS & low cost raman spectrometer for biological applications. Research in highest pressure of 342 GPa acheived on Hydrogen gas to disprove the existing theories on Hydrogen.

Membership

Member of American Chemical Society, Material Research Society India (Medal 2007).

Connections

Married Shobha V. Kalamuchikal. 1 child Sushmitha Chandrabhas.

father:
Narayana P. G.

mother:
Meenakshi P. Panikar

spouse:
Shobha V. Kalamuchikal

child:
Sushmitha Chandrabhas Narayana