Dr. B.P. Nandeshwarappa holds an M.Sc., degree in Chemistry and a Ph.D., degree in Organic Chemistry, both from Kuvempu University, Karnataka, India. He has done Post-doctorates at Institute of Fine Chemicals, East China University of Science and Technology; Shanghai. He is having 14 years of teaching experience and 3 years of industry experience. His research work has been largely in the area of Organic Chemistry, include multi-step organic synthesis and process development. On the other hand he has guided 50 postgraduates for their dissertation and project theses. He has edited five books, authored seven specialized books, and five book chapters at national and international publishers. Also authored many peer-reviewed scientific papers. Furthermore, he has presented several research papers at national and international conferences, seminars and workshops. His authored books provide information for both UG and PG students of Indian and Foreign Universities students. Besides, he is among the editorial board members and reviewers of many journals. He also acts as Editor for different publishers. Currently, he is serving as an Assistant Coordinator at the DOS in Chemistry, Davangere University, Karnataka, India.