Major service/leadership

Department level:
1. Member and coordinator of curriculum and syllabi framing committees at various times
2. Member, DCC, Chemistry, at various times
3. Chairman, Class committees, at various times

Institute level:

1. Dean Academic Research, IIT Madras, June 2015-till date
2. Sectional Observer for Synopsis Meetings, 2014- June 2015
3. Chairman, Discipline and Welfare Committee for Students, 2013-2014
4. Member, Discipline and Welfare Committee, 2011-till date
5. Head, Sophisticated Analytical Instrumentation Facility, 2004-2007
6. Member, Board Standing Committee, 2010-12
7. Chairman, Convocation Program Committee, 2010
8. Member, Convocation Program Committee, 2009
9. Member, IC&SR Patent Committee, 2009-12
10. Member, Library Advisory Committee, 2010
11. Member, Board of Placement, sometime around 2005, for 2 years
12. Member, Campus Safety Committee, 2008-09
13. Assistant Warden, Narmada, 1992-1993

National level:
Member of Board of Studies, Curriculum Development Committee, Syllabus Framing Committee etc:
1. IGNOU, New Delhi: UG Laboratory Course Committee (2007), UG Physical Chemistry
Course Committee (2008), PG Chemistry Syllabus Committee (2009)
2. Bharathi Dasan University Trichy (2007-2008)
3. NIT Trichy (2007)
4. VIT Vellore (2006)
5. VNIT Nagpur (2009)
6. Pondicherry University (2008-09)
7. Ravenshaw University Cuttack (2012- 14)
8. NIT Kurukshetra (2013 – till date)
9. M S University Baroda (2014- till date)
10. Madurai Kamaraj University (2014-till date)
11.Tamilnadu Central University Tiruvarur (2013- till date)
12. Jharkhand Central University Ranchi (2013- till date)
13. Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (2011- till date)
14. KIIT Bhubaneswar (2014- till date)

Expert Member, Facility Management Committee, Central Instrument Facility, Pondicherry University (2010-2012)
External Expert, UGC SAP Advisory Committee, Annamalai University (2008-12)
External Expert, UGC SAP Advisory Committee, Utkal University (2008-12)