Prof. Dr. KB Chandra Sekhar

Prof. Dr. K.B. Chandra Sekhar, Professor of Chemistry, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur (JNTUA) and currently Director of JNTUA- Oil Technological and Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Andhra Pradesh, India. He has a vast academic and research excellence from past 26 years. He held various key role administrative positions at the budding stage of JNTU Anantapur like Controller of Examination, Director of Evaluation, Director Research & Development. He guided more than 50 doctorates in the field of Pharmacy and Life Sciences and presently guiding 9 research scholars. He published more than 350 Research and Review articles in national and international peer reviewed journals and authored 2 Books. He was accorded the prestigious Best Teacher’ award by Government of Andhra Pradesh in 2012. He authored and presented over 55 Research Papers in India, Thailand, Malaysia, Macau, Singapore, Srilanka, Ethiopia, Dhubai, Abu Dhabi, Germany etc. He is a fellow of various professional bodies like ISTE, ISCA, ICC and International Journal of Chemistry and Environment. He is also an Editorial member and Reviewer for various National and International Journals. He served as Chairman, Board of Studies for both UG and PG Studies in Pharmacy and Chemistry at JNTUA. At Present Chairman Board of Studies for Sugar Technology at University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka, India and Chairman Board of Studies in Pharmacy PG studies at JNTUA.