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Science educator

Umashankar Vetrivel, Indian science educator. Achievements include discovery of bioinformatics linux distribution, the codon usage analysis software. Nominee external examiner, SRM University; recipient Best Teacher award, Vels College of Science, University Madras. Member of Indian Bioinformatics Society.

Background

Vetrivel, Umashankar was born on December 6, 1976 in Chennai, India.

Education

Master of Philosophy, University Madras, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy, University Madras, 2008. Procter and Gamble in Bioinformatics, University Mysore, Karnataka, 2003.

Career

Assistant research consultant, team coordinator Gemeiosys Research Laboratories Private Ltd., Chennai, 2001—2002. Senior research analyst Bioscience Research Institute, 2003. Senior faculty member Bioinformatics Institute India, Chennai.

Head, department bioinformatics Vel's College of Science, Pallavaram. Science advisor Bioinformatics fBioscis. Research Institute; official guide Bharathidasan University, 2003—2008.

Member board studies University Madras. President Alumni Association SRM University, Doctor of Philosophy supervisor, department bioinformatics, School Bioscis., 2009, assistant professor, head department bioinformatics, 2008—2009. Hod & reader Center Bioinformatics, Vision Research Foundation, Sankara Nethrlaya, since 2010.

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Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of bioinformatics linux distribution, the codon usage analysis software.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Indian Bioinformatics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, travel.

Connections

Married.