Siva Microbiological Solutions, LLC is located in our new facility at 9 Deer Park Drive, Princeton Corporate Plaza in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey 08852. Our new facility is furnished with state of the art equipment needed for evaluating microbial problems, including stereo and phase contrast microscopes, leaching equipment, incubators, humidity cabinets, algae growth chambers, etc.
Scientists in our group have a long history and combined experiences of over 75 years studying, researching and working on biological and chemical systems including Botany, Mycology (Fungi), Phycology (algae), Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and have extensive industry experience in microbiology of materials, paints, coatings, consumer products, wood, plastics etc. and in molecular biology with expertise in PCR technology for molecular diagnostic applications.
Dr. Jeffery Hinkle, Ph.D., MBA, responsible for business development at various start-ups graciously agreed to serve as the senior business and technical consultant for SivaMS. Dr. Hinkle and Dr. Lakshmi Sadasivan were former colleagues at Hüls America working on microbial problems of paints and coatings, as well as biocides discovery and evaluation programs. Dr. Hinkle was previously chairman of the ASTM D01-28 subcommittee on Bio deterioration of paints and coatings for several years. Together, Lakshmi and Jeff have worked on the development of, and participated in round robin evaluations for, several new and improved standard test methods such as ASTM D-5590, ASTM D-5589, ASTM D-5588, ASTM D-2574, and ASTM D-3273.
We bring extensive knowledge and expertise of coatings, colorants, microbiology and analytical capabilities to serve the market excellently. We look forward to partnering with you to solve your problems and meet your needs!