Dr. Anandhavelu Sanmugam is an Assistant professor in the Department of Applied Chemistry, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering Engineering College, Pennalur, Sriperumpudur-602117, Tamilnadu, India. He received his Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, at Thiruvalluvar University, India. After that, he pursued his Master's and Doctoral degrees in Chemistry at Alagappa University, Karaikudi, India. Later, he completed post-doctoral research at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. He has developed various nanomaterials using bio-waste for energy applications and anti-bacterial studies. He has published his findings in highly reputed journals. In addition, 2 PhDs completed and three of them are pursuing their Ph.D. degrees under his supervision. His research interest is hybrid nano-structures and sulfur dioxide chemistry and environmental impact.