Dr. Anilkumar E. S
Science & Technology Promotion Division (STPD)
Phone : 0471 2548250
E-mail : esanil.kscste@kerala.gov.in
Current Role
Presently I am handling the KSCSTE PDF Scheme, KSCSTE Emeritus Scientist Scheme, Kerala Sasthrapuraskaram, and an external funded program named “Sasthrabodhini”.
MSc Botany,  BEd.  Ph.D in Botany
Ten years of research experience at JNTBGRI in the field of Ethnobotany and Pharmacognosy. Sixteen years of experience at KSCSTE for implementing various scientific programmes such as Sasthraposhini, Sasthraposhini RSVY Scheme, Student Project Scheme, Post Doctoral Fellowship Scheme, Emeritus Scientist Scheme and Kerala Sasthrapuraskaram.
Awards & Recognitions
  • A comparative study on in-vitro antioxidant, anticancer and antimicrobial activity of the methanol extracts of the roots of four species of Aristolochia L. from southern Western Ghats of India. Int. J. Adv. Res., 2: 153-164 (2014).
  • A comparative study on the in-vitro antimicrobial activity of the roots of four Thottea species. Int. J. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Sci., 6: 444-447 (2014).
  • Phamacognostic studies on Trichopus zeylanicus ssp. travancoricus. J. Trop. Med. Plants, 2: 239-245 (2002).
  • Rotula aquatica, Boraginaceae – First report on its psychoactive properties. Economic Botany, 53: 115-116 (1999).
  • Market value of medicinal plant wealth: A case study of collection and marketing in southern districts of Kerala. Bull. Med. Ethno Bot. Res., XIX: 119-134 (1998).
Membership in Professional Bodies
  • Life member of Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy(IAAT)
  • Life member of National Society of Ethnopharmacology, India
  • Life member of Kerala Academy of Sciences, Thiruvananthapuram