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educator , microbiologist

Paramasamy Gunasekaran, Indian microbiologist, educator. Achievements include research of three sucrase genes of Zymomonas mobilis cloned, sequenced and characterized, fermentation trails with Zymomonas mobilis. National Center for Scientific Research fellow, Marseille, 1984-1985. Member Association Microbiology (BHAT Memorial award 1992).

Background

Gunasekaran, Paramasamy was born on July 2, 1954 in Madurai, India. Son of Karutha and Irulayee P.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Madurai University, 1974. Master of Science, Madurai University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India, 1980.

Career

Lecturer Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1980-1981. From lecturer to reader in microbiology Madurai Kamaraj University, 1981-1994, professor microbiology, since 1994. Visiting professor, division chairman University Autonoma Metropolitan, Mexico, 1995-1996.

Overseas associate Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1990. Exchange visiting scientist National Center for Scientific Research, Marseille, France, 1992. Professor University de Provence, Marseille, 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research of three sucrase genes of Zymomonas mobilis cloned, sequenced and characterized, fermentation trails with Zymomonas mobilis.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Laboratory Mannual in Microbiology, 1995. Member editorial board Indian Journal Microbiology, 1989-1994.

Membership

Member Association Microbiology (BHAT Memorial award 1992).

Connections

Married Nagalakshmi Gunasekaran, August 29, 1982. Children: Paramesh, Shivakami.

father:
Karutha P.

mother:
Irulayee P.

spouse:
Nagalakshmi Gunasekaran

child:
Paramesh Gunasekaran

child:
Shivakami Gunasekaran