P.K. Raveendran Nair,
Ph.D. joined our group in 2002 from MahatmaGandhiUniversity in Kottayam, India where he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry. He received his doctorate (Chemistry) in 1981 at
VikramUniversity in UjjainIndia. He
is an experienced organic chemist with a strong background in the chemistry of herbal compounds used in the Ayurvedic system
of medicine. He has been primarily involved in the extraction process of herbal compounds we are studying and characterizing
them chemically. He has recently returned to MahatmaGandhiUniversity as an Associate Professor and remains a consultant to Dharma Biomedical.