Bachelor of Science, University Madras, India, 1993. Master of Science, Pondicherny University, India, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, India, 2001.
Postdoctoral fellow ICMCB - National Center for Scientific Research, Bordeaux, France, 2001—2003, Toyota Technological Institute, Nagoya, Japan, 2003—2005. Research fellow Optoelectronics Research Center, Southampton, England, since 2005. Presenter in field.
Member of Japan Society of Applied Physics.
Married Shagila Senthil Murugan, June 22, 2000. 1 child Oviya Senthil Murugan.