Dr. C. Anandharamakrishnan
FELLOW, ELECTED 2019

Born in Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu on 10th May 1973. Educated at Anna University, B.Tech. 1994, & M.Tech. 1996 and Loughborough University, UK, Ph.D. 2008.

Director, Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT), Thanjavur, from 2016 to till Date.

Lecturer, Sri Ram Engineering College, Chennai, 1996-99; Scientist B, Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI), Mysore, 1999-2002; Scientist C, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, 2002-06; Senior Scientist, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, 2006-10; Principal Scientist, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, from 2010.

Awards/Honours: NASI - Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award 2018; AIFPA Special Platinum Jubilee Award ; Dr. M. Sabir Oration Award 2017; MS Swaminathan Scientific Tamil Excellence Award 2017; Alkyl Amines Padma Bhushan Prof. B.D. Tilak CHEMCON Distinguished Speaker Award 2016; CFTRI Foundation Day Award 2014 (Best research paper); CFTRI Foundation Day Award 2012 (Individual Award for Scientific Contributions); Prof. Jiwan Singh Sidhu Award 2010; More than 40 Best Poster Award.

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences, India (FNASc), Association of Food Scientist and Technologists (India), Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), Royal Society of Biology (FRSB), Institute of Engineers (FIE).

Research Areas: Food engineering, Micro and nanoencapsulation of food bioactive compounds and probiotic bacteria, 3D printing of foods, computational modeling of food processing, engineered human dynamic gastrointestinal system and glycemic index studies.

Address: Director, Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT) Min. of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), Pudukottai Road, Thanjavur 613005, T.N.; Director's Quarters, Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology, Pudukkottai Road, Tanjavur 613005, T.N.; [Tel: Off. (04362) 226676; Cell: 9750968404; Fax: (043620) 227971; Email: c.anandharamakrishnan@gmail.com; director@iifpt.edu.in]