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botanist

Kundil Swarupanandan, Indian botanist. Research grantee Government of India, 1987, 95, Government of Kerala, 1994. Member New York Academy of Sciences, National Institute Ecology, Indian Association Geomatics, Indian Association Angiosperm Taxonomy.

Background

Swarupanandan, Kundil was born on March 15, 1953 in Palakkad, India. Son of Kundil and Arimbankulangara (Vesu) Lakshmanan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Botany, Government Victoria College, 1973. Master of Science, University Calicut, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Calicut, 1985.

Career

Research fellow department botany University Calicut, 1975-1979. Scientist-E Kerala Forest Research Institute, Trichur, India, 1979-1985, scientist-D India, 1985-1990, scientist-C India, 1990-1995, scientist-E1 India, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, National Institute Ecology, Indian Association Geomatics, Indian Association Angiosperm Taxonomy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, drawing, collecting emblems, philosophy, physics.

Connections

Married Jeyakumari Chinnan, May 27, 1985. Children: Manu Swaroop, Vyas Swaroop.

father:
Kundil Lakshmanan

mother:
Arimbankulangara (Vesu) Lakshmanan

spouse:
Jeyakumari Chinnan

child:
Manu Swaroop Swarupanandan

child:
Vyas Swaroop Swarupanandan