Dr. A. Ajayaghosh
Email : director[at]niist.res.in, ajayaghosh[at]niist.res.in, ajayaghosh62[at]gmail.com
Telephone : +91-471 – 2515226/ 2490324 Fax : +91-471 – 2491712 / 2491585
Dr. Ayyappanpillai Ajayaghosh is a native of Quilon, Kerala, the south west costal state of India. Ajayaghosh obtained his Master’s degree in chemistry (1984) and a Ph. D (1989) under the supervision of Prof. V. N. R. Pillai from Calicut University, working on Solid-phase Peptide Synthesis. He joined the Regional Research Laboratory, CSIR (presently CSIR-NIIST), as a Scientist in 1988. Susequently, he was the Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Max Plank Institute for Strahlen Chemie, Germany (1994-96) and a visiting faculty to many universities and research institutions abroad.