Panicker is a Chemical Engineer. He writes in English and Malayalam. Has published several books in both languages. Also has translated a large number of Malayalam poems of famous authors into English. His books of translated Malayalam poems of poets like A.Ayyappan, Akkitham, Vailoppilli Sreedhara Menon and Mahakavi P.Kunhiraman Nair are availbe through Amazon or in Kindlebooks.