Bachelor of Science, University Kerala, 1980. Bachelor Technology, University Cochin, India, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 1987.
Project trainee Rubber Research Institute India, Kottayan Kerala, India, 1981-1982, Falcon Tyres, Mysore, India, 1983. Management trainee Bata India, West Bengal, 1983-1984. Technical officer Bayer India, Mumbai, 1987.
Lecturer Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayan, Kerala, India, 1987-1992, reader, since 1992. Post-doctoral fellow Laval University of Canberra, 1989-1991. Visiting fellow various universities, France, Germany, Austria, 1991, 99.
Visiting scientist Katholieke University, Belgium, 1996-1997. Visiting professor KU Leuven, Belgium, 2002, National Center for Scientific Research Thiais, France.
Fellow Royal Society Chemistry (chartered chemist). Member American Chemical Society, New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Anne George; children: Martin George, Christine Rose.