Department of Biotechnology


 

Somachaki


Dr. Soma Chaki

Head

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D., PostDoc

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 12 Years
Teaching Interest

  • Cell Biology
  • Immunology and Immunotechnology
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Medical Biotechnology

Research Interest

  • Protein Biotechnology
  • Glycobiology
  • Allergy and Immunology

Publications

  • National Conference - 10
  • International Conference - 03
  • National Journal - 04
  • International Journal - 12

Any Other

  • CSIR-UGC NET(LS)
  • SLET
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship fro Ohio State University, Columbus, USA



 

Rohini


Dr. Rohini Keshava

Asst. Professor

Qualification

B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., PostDoc

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 7 Years, 8 Months
Teaching Interest

  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

Research Interest

  • Cancer Research
  • Drug Discovery

Publications

  • National Conference - 08
  • International Conference - 05
  • National Journal - 05
  • International Journal - 09

Any Other

  • SLET
  • NET
  • JRF
  • SRF
  • UGC - DSK Post-doctoral Fellowship
  • Best Poster Award



 

Debasish


Dr. Debasish Kar

Asst. Professor

Qualification

B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Tech., Ph.D.

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 7 Years
Teaching Interest

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Euzymology
  • BioInformatics
  • Immunology
  • Biophysics

Research Interest

  • Protein-Drug Interaction
  • Designing of an Inhibitor of beta-lactamase

Publications

  • International Conference - 04
  • International Journal - 08

Any Other

  • NET
  • GATE
  • Travel Grant award for attending International Conference (The Netherlands)



 

George santhosh


Mr. George Santhosh

Asst. Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., M.Phil, SET, MBA(HR)

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 17 Years
Teaching Interest

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Genomics and Proteomics

Research Interest

  • Cancer Biology
  • Molecular Genetics

Publications

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Any Other

  • BoE Chairman - Bangalore University (2016-17)



Department of Food Processing and Technology


 

Lokesh


Dr. A. C. Lokesh

Associate Professor and Head

Qualification

  • B.Sc.(Agriculture) - UAS, Bangalore
  • M.Sc.(Agricultural Engineering) in Post-Harvest Process and Food Engineering - UAS, Bangalore
  • M.Sc.[Engineering] in Engineering and Manufacturing Management- Coventry University, UK
  • Ph.D. Biofuels - Coventry University UK

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) 3 years of Industrial Experience
15 years of Academic Experience 
Teaching Interest

  • Post-harvest Engineering
  • Food Processing
  • Aromatic Plants Processing
  • Renewable energy
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Innovation Management
  • Operations Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Agriculture Related Product Development

Research Interest

  • Farm Machinery Design-Currently-Co-Principle Investigator for “Centre for Farm Machinery Design Centre”
  • Non-conventional Energy - Biofuel
  • Rural Product Development

Publications

  • National Conference - 03
  • National Journal - 12
  • International Journal - 08

Any Other
  • Coordinated collaborative research project on design and development of Agriculture Robotic platform
  • Have been a co supervisor in design and development of a low cost mechanized seed drill and a sugarcane harvester
  • Currently supervising PhD candidates in the field of
    • Lean operations in health care (Pathological Operations)
    • New Product Design – Agriculture
    Additional Responsibilities
  • Worked as Coordinator for Sponsored Research at MSRUAS
  • Worked as Chief Editor for UAS-Journal of Management and Commerce(2014-02017)
  • Membership:
  • Member of Institution of Engineers (India) Karnataka State Centre, Bangalore (AGM138699/3)


 

Kavitha


Dr. Kavitha P.

Asst. Professor

Qualification

B.Sc.(Agri), M.Sc.(Agri), Ph.D.

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic- 1.5 Years, Research- 4+ Years
Teaching Interest

  • Biochemistry
  • Food Chemistry

Research Interest

  • Metobolomics
  • Phytochemistry
  • Nutraceuticals

Publications

  • National Conference - 10
  • International Conference - 04
  • National Journal - 05
  • International Journal - 01

Any Other

  • NET
  • JRF
  • SRF
  • Best Poster Award



 

Megha


Dr. Megha M. Katte

Asst. Professor

Qualification

B.H.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) -
Teaching Interest

  • Food Science and Nutrition

Research Interest

  • Clinical Nutrition
  • Community Nutrition
  • Food Processing

Publications

  • National Conference - 05
  • International Conference - 01
  • National Journal - 03
  • International Journal - 02

Any Other

  • Gold Medalist in Post Graduation
  • Best Oral Presentation Awards
  • Participated in State RD Parade-2010



 

Sathyashree


Ms. Sathyashree H. S.

Asst. Professor

Qualification

B.Tech, M.Tech(Processing and Food Engineering)

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic- 2+ Years
Teaching Interest

  • Food Processing
  • Food Engineering

Research Interest

  • Spray drying of Juice
  • Irradiation of Food

Publications

  • National Conference - 05
  • National Journal - 03

Any Other

  • Young Scientists Award
  • ICAR - NET



Department of Allied Health Sciences


 

Medha


Dr. Medha A. Joshi

Professor and Head

Qualification

MD, MHPE

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 39 Years
Teaching Interest

  • Pharmacology

Research Interest

  • Medical Education

Publications

  • National Conference - 35
  • International Conference - 05
  • National Journal - 20
  • International Journal - 04

Any Other

  • Gold Medalist in II MBBS - Pharmacology (Dharwad University)
  • Silver Medal (Highest Rank) Pharmacology, PG&MER, Chandigarh



 

Indumathi


Dr. Indumathi V. A.

Professor

Qualification

MBBS, MD

Experience ( Academic & Industrial/Research in years) Academic - 34 Years
Teaching Interest

  • Bacteriology
  • Mycology
  • Immunology
  • Hospital Infection
  • Virology
  • Parasitology

Research Interest

  • Hospital Associated Infection
  • Drug Resistance in Hospital Bacteria

Publications

  • National Conference - 30
  • International Conference - 04
  • National Journal - 20
  • International Journal - 04

Any Other -