Education

Prof. V N RAJASEKHARAN PILLAI

  • Ph. D. : (1970-1974). Department of Chemistry, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.

  • Research Guide : Prof. C. P. Joshua

  • Topic of Research : Photochemistry of Azobenzene Systems

  • M. Sc.  : ( 1968-1970). N S S College, Pandalam, University of Kerala

  • POST DOCTORAL POSITIONS : He had held post-doctoral and visiting research Professor positions in the Universities of Tubingen, Mainz (Germany) (1979-82) and University of Lausanne (Switzerland) (1982-83).

Research

The Research Legacy of Prof. V N R Pillai

Prof. H. R. Sahasrabudhe

(Banaras Hindu University), the Grand Father. Renowned for the synthesis of sulphur, nitrogen heterocycles and spectroscopic studies

Prof. Chittoor P. Joshua

(University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram) Research Guide, the Father. Renowned for the contributions in the fields of photochemistry of azobenzene systems and 2-nitrobenzyl systems; and for the chemistry of sulphur, nitrogen heterocycles.

Prof. V. N. Rajasekharan Pillai

(University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram)