Bachelor of Science, J.T. College, Gadag, India, 1969. Master of Science, Karnatak University, Dharawad, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India, 1983.
Lecturer L.V.D. College, Raichur, India, 1972-1978. Teacher fellow National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, 1978-1983, scientist, since 1998, CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, India, since 1983. Reviewer Indian Journal Chemical Technology, New Delhi, 1996, BNRS Projects, Bombay, 1998.
Principal Investigator, DST-Russia, 1989-1998
Principal Investigator MNES, New Delhi, 1998.
Principal Investigator DST, New Delhi, 2000-2008
Principal Investigator, DST-DAAD Germany, 2000-2004
Principal Investigator, DST-South Africa, 2004-2008
Support progressive secular party in India
Member Catalysis Society India.
Member of National Academy of Sciences, Alahabad, India
member of Editorial Board of "Catalysis Communications"
Smart handsome good looking
"Awake and arise stop not till the goal is reached"
Married Sunita on February 9, 1981. Children: Subodh and Madhuri.