Papua New Guinea
RSC Representative in Papua New Guinea
Dr Sivakumar Balakrishnan is a lecturer in chemistry at PNG University of Technology (Unitech), Lae, Papua New Guinea.
Dr Sivakumar Balakrishnan, RSC Representative in Papua New Guinea
He holds a Master’s degree in Inorganic Chemistry and PhD in Chemistry from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland under the supervision of Prof Yurii K Gun'ko. He has been involved in chemistry research for more than 15 years.
His research interests are porous silicon, Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) and inorganic luminescent materials. He has authored more than 30 publications and has been a reviewer for many peer-reviewed international journals.
As a RSC representative for PNG, he would like to organise outreach programs (chemistry & materials science) in PNG and strengthen RSC's networks in PNG and South Pacific region.
If you have any questions/queries regarding RSC membership in PNG or south pacific region, please do get in touch.
Contact and Further Information
Dr Sivakumar Balakrishnan
International Representative Papua New Guinea