ABOUT THE FARMER
Dr Priyangshu Sarma, Founder, is a microbiologist by qualification and is involved with technology development in the area of biotechnology for last 18 years. He was with TERI, New Delhi for 15 years and was the convenor of the Microbial Biotechnology Unit. He was then associated with ONGC as a Domain Expert in Biotechnology before starting his own venture. He has 54 international peer previewed publications, three patents and guided 4 Ph D researchers. With various national and international collaborations, he is actively engaged in research and development of technologies and its field implementation. His areas of expertise include biological waste remediation and biomass and bio waste valorisation. In 2016 he left his regular job and founded a start-up that is based out of IIT Guwahati Campus.