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microbiologist , researcher

Thangaswamy Selvaraj, Indian microbiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in AM fungi; research in cloning of cell wall degrading enzymes. Recipient Best Performance in Publication award, Sunchon National University, 2005; fellow, Indian Council Agricultural Research, Department Environmental Research India. Member of Korean Society Microbiology and Biotechnology, Society Biological Chemists India.

Background

Selvaraj, Thangaswamy was born on March 18, 1968 in Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of Arumugakkan and Thangamoni Thangaswamy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Madurai Kamaraj University, India, 1988. Master of Science, Madurai Kamaraj University, India, 1991. Master of Philosophy, Bharathidasan University, Trichy, India, 1993.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Madras, Chennai, India, 2000.

Career

Lecturer in microbiology PGP College Arts and Science, Namakkal, India, 1998—1999. Research advisor League Education and Development, Trichy, 1999—2001. Postdoctoral researcher Sunchon National University, Republic of Korea, 2002—2004, invited scientist, since 2005.

Microbiologist Tri Sea Shrimp Hatcheries, Chettikulam, India, 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in AM fungi. Research in cloning of cell wall degrading enzymes.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (Tamil poetry collection) Raaman Kaaviyam.

Membership

Member of Korean Society Microbiology and Biotechnology, Society Biological Chemists India.

Connections

Married Kalavathi Selvaraj, January 27, 1999. Children: Rigeesh Rishi, Roshini.

father:
Arumugakkan Thangaswamy

mother:
Thangamoni Thangaswamy

spouse:
Kalavathi Selvaraj

child:
Rigeesh Rishi Selvaraj

child:
Roshini Selvaraj