Mangala Sunder Krishnan is a Professor in the Chemistry Department and specializes in the area of theoretical molecular and magnetic resonance spectroscopies, quantum chemistry and quantum information. He obtained his Ph. D in theoretical chemistry from McGill University, Montreal, Canada in 1988 and has spent several years in Canada as post doctoral research fellow in Canada before returning to India as a faculty in IIT Madras. In addition, he is one of the founder-coordinators of the NPTEL project and has been associated with it since 2001.
1988 - Ph. D (Theoretical Chemistry) from McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1979 - M. Sc (Applied Chemistry with Electrochemistry as the elective subject ) from P. S. G. College of Technology, Coimbatore
1977 - B. Sc (Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as ancillary subjects) from St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli
Theoretical molecular and magnetic resonance spectroscopy,
Theoretical chemistry and Quantum information processing