Revathi Iyengar

Assistant Professor, Science

Revathi Iyengar received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from CUNY Graduate Center. Following postdoctoral work at NYU and IBM Research, she spent 20 years as a Research Chemist in the chemical, electronics and pharmaceutical industries. Revathi was instrumental in transferring many new processes and products into commercial applications during her industrial career. She then switched to a teaching career with the hope of training students who need Chemistry to achieve their career aspirations. She has taught at BMCC for the past two semesters and at Hunter College prior to that. Her research interests are in the areas of theoretically interesting molecules and natural products.