Dr. N. Pandurangan has a doctorate in Synthetic and Natural Product Chemistry from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India. He specializes in various fields of organic/natural product and medicinal chemistry.
He was an Institute Post-doctoral Fellow at the Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad, Kerala, India. During his post-doctoral stay (2018-2021), he was instrumental in setting up laboratory for the development of sequence-defined polymers and their applications in bio-medical and material sciences.
Dr. N. Pandurangan bridges academic experience with expertise in industry. He had industrial experience of three years (2006-2009) during which he worked on production of speciality chemicals for rubber products development.
He was also involved in the DBT project (2009-2011) for phytochemical characterization of Seabuckthorn plant under the guidance of Prof.Asoke Banerji at School of Biotechnology, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, which led him to getting awarded the CSIR-SRF from Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in 2014.