Log In

Kajal Chakraborty Edit Profile

chemist , researcher

Kajal Chakraborty, Indian chemist, researcher. Member of Society Fisheries Technology, India (life), Society Marine Biological Association, India (life), Society Pesticide Science India, New Delhi (life Best paper award, International Conference on Pesticides, Environment, Food Security, Design of New Molecules 2001), Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata (life).

Background

Chakraborty, Kajal was born on December 24, 1973 in Durgapur, West Bengal, India. Son of Kali Krishna and Jaya Chakraborty.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India, 2003.

Career

ARS scientist, organic chemistry Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Cochin, India, since 2003. ARS scientist Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Cochin, Kerala, India, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of N-acylaniline. amino acid analogues, herbicide-CHA chimera, and 5-carbethoxy-N-aryl-4, 6-dimethyl-1, 2-dihydropyrid-2-onegroup of chemical hybridizing agents for developing hybrids. Discovery of bacteria and fungi as potent sources of phytase and other enzymes and organic molecules required for nutrition and health. Discovery of potent pharmaceutically bioactive molecules from marine flora and fauna.

    Research in polyunsaturated fatty acids for health and nutrition. Research in organic chemistry and biochemistry. Research in live feeds in mariculture and their nutritional aspects.

Membership

Member of Society Fisheries Technology, India (life), Society Marine Biological Association, India (life), Society Pesticide Science India, New Delhi (life Best paper award, International Conference on Pesticides, Environment, Food Security, Design of New Molecules 2001), Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata (life).

Connections

Married Rekha Devi Kandgule, January 28, 2004.

father:
Kali Krishna

mother:
Jaya Chakraborty

spouse:
Rekha Devi Kandgule