Dr. Viswas Raja SolomonResearch Scientist
University of Sydney, Australia
Ph.D. in Chemistry from Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Open University Agra, India
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Dr. Raja Solomon Viswas was born in Aruppukottai, India. He received his bachelors degree in Pharmacy in 1999 from the S. B. College of Pharmacy, the Tamilnadu Dr. M. G. R. Medical University, Chennai, India and Masters degree in Pharmacy with specialization of Medicinal & Pharmaceutical Chemistry (2002) from the S. G. S. Institute of Technology, the Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal, India. He completed his Ph.D. in 2007 in the ﬁeld of Medicinal Chemistry at the CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI), Lucknow, India then moved to Advanced Medical Research Institute of Canada as an Ontario Government of Ministry of Research innovation postdoctoral fellow (2007-2010) in the research group of Prof. Hoyun Lee. He then worked as a JSPS postdoctoral fellow (2010-2013) in the Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Laboratory of Nagoya City University, Japan with Prof. Naoki Miyata. He is presently working as a Research fellow at the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney, Australia. His research interests include development of new agents for the treatment of neurological disorders, design, synthesis, and biological evaluation of hybrid molecules for Cancer Drug Discovery, and development of new synthetic methodologies for application in organic synthesis. His expertise is recognized by 4 international editorial appointments and reviewer for 20 international journals. He published (56) articles in journals, (3) review articles, (2) book chapter, and (15) conference proceeding as author/co-author. Dr. Raja Solomon Viswas received number of awards includeing Foreign Researcher, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Senior Research Fellowship, Junior Research Fellowship award. He is also supervising number of PhD and MSc students.