Graduate in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Doctorate in the field of Environmental Engineering. Current areas of research are biohydrogen from combined fermentation, Biological fluidization and Membrane Bioreactor for high strength wastewater and pharmaceutical waste treatment (www.rsaravanane.com). Handling Current Research Projects in Energy recovery from organic wastes through combined fermentation. Process to Ensure 3-R routes. currently working on performance evaluation of ETP for Pharmacewutical waste and Decentralised Wastewater Treatment System (DEWATS) Coordination: Environmental sustainability and management. Being in teaching, research & development under Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering of Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, India since I 1993 and 18 yeras of experience. Working with International projects and research colloboration with Ecole Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Poitiers (ESIP), University of Poitiers, Poitiers, France, European Union – Research Frame work – FP7 – Environmental and Energy Projects, Dipartimento di Chimica Industriale e Ingegneria dei Materiali, Università degli Studi di Messina, Salita Sperone 31, c.p. 29, 98166 S. Agata (ME), Italy, Advisory Structure of Scientific Committees and Expert set up by European Commission Decision - 2008/721/EC (Published in Official Journal of the European Union, OJ L 49, 20.02.2009, p. 33) for sustainable issues and risk assessment; and received some awards, professional affiliations, all can be reached at: (www.rsaravanane.com).