Srinivasan Palaniappan received an M.S. degree in chemistry from the University of Madurai in 1985 and a Ph.D. degree in polymer science from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 1991. He had worked as a Scientific Officer at Central Power Research Institute, Bangalore (1991–1998). He has been working with the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad as a Scientist since 1998. Palaniappan authored over 90 publications in leading refereed journals, 4 reviews, 2 general articles, and has 12 patents. He visited South Korea, Singapore, France, and Japan. His research work encompasses synthesis, characterization, and evaluation of conducting polymer-based materials for coating, batteries, supercapacitors, sensors, polymeric light emitting diodes, electrostatic discharge materials and catalysts. He has been awarded IICT best performance patent award for four times.
Biography Updated on 29 November 2011