CUSAT IQAC Profile
Dr. Rajesh P P is Assistant Professor in Biotechnology department of Cochin University of Science and Technology. He completed his B.Tech Degree in Biotechnology from Sree Chitra Tirunal College of Engineering, Trivandrum and M.Tech degree from IIT Guwahati.
He did his PhD from IIT Kharagpur in the field of Bioenergy. His thesis title was “Improving performance of microbial fuel cell by enhancing the bio-catalytic activity of anodic inoculum and electrodes”. He got his Post-Doctoral Research from Korea Maritime and Ocean University. In 2015 he got the prestigious award “Ghandian Young Technological Innovation” from Rashtrapathi Bhavan. Dr. Rajesh has joined in Cochin University of Science and Technology in October 2020.
Dr. Rajesh’s research interest is bioenergy and it includes
1. Bioenergy & Environmental Biotechnology
2. Microbial Fuel Cell
3. Microbial Electrolysis Cell
4. Microbial Desalination Cell