Dr. Anuj K. Chandel completed doctorate in 2009 from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India. After his masters from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, he joined Dalas Biotech Ltd. Bhiwadi, for the large scale production of penicillin acylase. Subsequently, he worked at University of Delhi in a research project funded by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India. Later he joined Celestial Labs Ltd., Hyderabad as a research associate. After this, he did post doctoral studies at University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. Currently he is working at Engineering School of Lorena, University of São Paulo in a thematic project funded by Bioen-FAPESP. He is the author of 1 book on xylitol, 45 articles in peer-reviewed journals and 12 book chapters.