6th World Congress on Biotechnology
New Delhi, India
Alok K Sil
University of Calcutta, India
Alok K Sil is currently an Associate Professor of Microbiology at University of Calcutta, India. He has obtained his BSc in Chemistry and MSc in Biochemistry from University of Calcutta. He has received his PhD in Biochemistry from University of Calcutta and Postdoctoral training from Penn State College Medicine, USA (1995-2000) and University of California, USA (2000-2003). He has been in the Department of Microbiology, University of Calcutta, India since 2004. His current research area includes microbial ecology with special emphasis on bioremediation of synthetic polymers and various aspects of cigarette smoke induced human diseases.