DR. M. BALAGOPALAN

Dr M Balagopalan

Professor

Dr. M. Balagopalan is a  receipient of  International Plant Scientist’s Award 2006 instituted by Academy of Plant Sciences, India. The award carries a Citation and a Gold... Read More

Holds Bachelors degree in Chemistry and Masters in Analytical Chemistry.

Holds Ph. D. degree in Chemistry.

Has carried out postdoctoral work at CSIRO, Western Australia

Dr. M. Balagopalan was a Scientist since 1978 at Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi. He was Head, Soil Science Department, Programme Co-ordinator, Instrumentation Division and retired in 2003 as Director Grade Scientist and Research Co-ordinator.

He had also served as Managing Director, Coirfed, Alappuzha from 2009-2011.

He is now working as Professor in Chemistry, Basic Science and Humanities Department.

Areas of Specialization

Soil chemistry

Soil organic matter 

Analytical chemistry

 

Areas of Interest

Research, Teaching and Extension works in

Medicinal Chemistry

Soil Science

Plant Nutrition

Instrumental methods of Analyses

Analytical and phytochemistry

Environmental impact assessment 

Research reports

31

Research papers

 100

Chapter in Book

02

Popular articles

07

Consultancy reports

13

Information Bulletins

02

Seminars attended

60

Seminars organised

16

  Advanced Training programmes 

  attended

11

    Advanced Training programmes organised

32