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Mr. Vegneshwaran
V. Ramakrishnan

B.Tech., MASc.
Project Lead – Bioprocessing R&D

Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development

Fisheries and Marine Institute

Memorial University

Mr. Vegneshwaran specializes in bioprocessing, waste utilization and new product development of high-value nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals from unutilized marine biomass materials. Recently he has been working production of high-quality nutraceutical products such as food-grade salmon oil and protein from Atlantic salmon.

 

He holds a B.Tech. in Biotechnology and a MASc. in Biological Engineering. In addition, he is also enrolled as a Ph.D. student in Food Science. His thesis research focuses on the production of bioactive peptides from salmon processing waste.