B. P. Nandeshwarappa received his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from Kuvempu University, Karnataka, India. He obtained his doctorate in organic chemistry from same university, and was then a postdoctoral fellow at Institute of Fine Chemicals, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, in the laboratory of Professor Limin Wang. After his postdoctoral research, he joined industry as research associate in APIPL, Bangalore. Currently, he is working as Assistant Coordinator at the Post Graduate Department of Studies and Research in Chemistry, Davangere University, India.
He has published numerous scientific papers in refereed international journals, and has presented research papers at national and international conferences, seminars, and workshops. Further, Dr Nandeshwarappa is the editor of three books and the author of a further nine textbooks, which are used by undergraduate and postgraduate students at both Indian and foreign universities.
His research and scientific interests are currently focused on synthetic organic chemistry, the design and discovery of new drug candidates, the development of novel building block precursors, and new synthetics methodologies.