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researcher , Chemistry educator

Swaminathan Vancheesan, Indian chemistry educator, researcher. Achievements include homogeneous transfer hydrogenation under phase transfer conditions. Member Catalysis Society India (life), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Vancheesan, Swaminathan was born on January 7, 1943 in Kumbakonam, India. Son of Mahadevan and Lalitha Swaminathan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Madras, India, 1963. Master of Science, India Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1968. Phd, India Institute of Technology, Madras, 1974.

Career

Associate lecturer India Institute of Technology, Madras, 1974-1977, lecturer, 1977-1984, assistant professor chemistry, 1984-1993, associate professor, 1993-1996, professor, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include homogeneous transfer hydrogenation under phase transfer conditions.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Catalysis Society India (life), New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Gomathy Vancheesan. Children: Ramalakshmi, Chithra.

father:
Mahadevan Swaminathan

mother:
Lalitha Swaminathan

spouse:
Gomathy Vancheesan

child:
Ramalakshmi Vancheesan

child:
Chithra Vancheesan