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I’m a London-based reporter for Quartz. I have a PhD in organic chemistry from the University of Oxford, and a BTech in chemical engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology in Mumbai.

Previously, I was The Conversation’s science editor. Before that I worked at The Economist and the Royal Society of Chemistry. My writings have also been published in The Economist, Nature, The Hindu, The Guardian, Ars Technica and Chemistry World, among others.