Bachelor in Pharmaceutical (honours), Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1986. Master in Pharmaceutical, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1993.
Teaching assistant, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1988-1989; research assistant, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1989-1993; post doctoral fellow, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1993-1994; senior research scientist, Abbott laboratories, North Chicago, Illinois, since 1994. Invited speaker Department Chemistry University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1991, 27th Annual Higuchi Research Seminar, Lake of Ozarks, Kansas, 1994. Active Conference on Pharmaceutical Science and Technology by Fine Particle Society, 1996, Conference of Cells andMaterials, 1997.
Member American Association Pharmaceutical Scientists, Rho Chi.
Married Chandra Dasgupta, August 13, 1993.