- B.Sc. (1993): S.D.S. College of arts and applied sciences, Shreeramnagar.
- M.Sc. (1996): School of Chemistry, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam
- Ph.D. (2002): Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Post Doctoral Research:
At the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA, http://www.noaa.gov/) through the Co-operative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES, http://cires.colorado.edu/) of University of Colorado (http://www.colorado.edu/), Boulder, Colorado, U. S. A, 2003 -2006
Research Supervisor: Professor A. R. Ravishankara