T. Durai Ananda Kumar has obtained M. Pharm from JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty. He has more than 10 years of teaching experience. He taught different pharmaceutical chemistry subjects at UG and PG level. His research activities focus on the design and synthesis of heterocycles, molecular modeling studies and generalization of synthetic and analytical chemical reactions using Design of Experiments (DoE) approach. He has guided 15 M. Pharm students and has 14 research publications in reputed national and international journals. He is on editorial board of Research and Reviews: Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research and Reviews: Journal of Pharmacology. He has authored 2 books, entitled ‘Elementary Pharmacoinformatics’ and ‘Experimental Organic and Medicinal Chemistry- Principles and Practice’. He is a life member of APTI.
: Gokaraju Rangaraju College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India
Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science in the 1994.
Master’s degree in Agro-Food Biotechnology in the 1996.
Doctoral degree in Food Sciences and Technology in the 2003.
Researcher in Agricultural Microbiology (Dipartimento di Agraia dell’Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II”) from May 3 2002 to September 30 2015.
Associate Professor in Wine Microbiology (Dipartimento di Agraia dell’Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II”) since October 1 2015.
The scientific activity focused on the following research areas:
Quality and microbiological safety of food production;
Microbiological and technological aspects of buffalo milk processing, cow and goat and their derivatives (mozzarella, cheese, cacioricotta, etc.), of meat sausages, of bakery products;
Molecular identification and characterization of pathogenic microorganisms in food products;
Study of the behaviour of pathogenic micro-organisms during the food production and optimization of the control methods;
Biotechnology starter and protective cultures: technological characteristics, selection and use of lactic acid bacteria and Micrococcaceae in dairy products and meat;
Molecular typing of lactic acid bacteria and Micrococcaceae.
The isolation, identification and biotyping (molecular and technological) of yeast and lactic acid bacteria “terroir” in order to constitute indigenous starter cultures are able to respect the authenticity, quality and safety of Southern Italian wines are its most recent search lines.
Is co-author of 76 publications on international journals.
Dr. Vikas Shrivastava, PhD is presently working as Associate Professor in Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior. He obtained Master’s degree in Applied Biochemistry from Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Jiwaji University and PhD in Biochemistry from Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Jiwaji University. He has 14 years of teaching & research experience. He has 33 research papers to his credit in various journals of International and National repute. He has presented papers in various national/ International Conferences and received various awards. He has written two laboratory manual for biotechnology students. He has also organized various International & National scientific events. Presently Dr. Shrivastava is involved in the designing and synthesis of multifunctional nanomaterials by chemical & biological route & its application in clinical & non-clinical studies. He is member of various International and National Scientific bodies.
Dr. Mohamed Jawed Ahsan has earned his B. Pharmacy and M. Pharmacy from Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi; and Ph.D. (Pharmaceutical Sciences) from Nims University, Jaipur. Presently he is working with Maharishi Arvind College of Pharmacy, Jaipur as Head, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry. Dr. Ahsan is in the research field for the last 9 years. He has a remarkable research profile in the area of Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry and published more than 49 research paper in peer reviewed high quality research papers. He has supervised more than 28 M. Pharmacy students. Recently his biography has been published in “Marquis Who’s Who in the Word”. Dr. Ahsan is on editorial member of LifeScience Global and referee for various international journals viz; Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, New Journal of Chemistry, ChemMedChem, Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry Research, Arabian Journal Of Chemistry, Letters in Drug Design & Discovery, Natural Product Research etc.
Dr. Ganesh Kumar Mani is a Research Scientist at Micro / Nano Technology Center, Tokai University, Japan. He completed his Ph.D. in Nano Sensors Lab @ Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials (CeNTAB) SASTRA University, Thanjavur, India. His current research interests are fabrication and development of nanostructured thin film based gas / chemical sensors for predicting food quality, developing solid state pH sensors and developing painless microneedles for multifunction applications, etc. He is one of the inventors in two patents titled “Low Concentration Ammonia Vapour Sensor & Acetaldehyde Sensor Using ZnO Nanoplatelets. He has also participated and organized national and international conferences and presented posters in various institutions among which he has been awarded with Best Poster Award in NANO INDIA 2015 conferred by Professor C.N.R. Rao, FRS, National Research Professor, Linus Pauling Research Professor & Honorary President. He also won “Best Ph.D. Dissertation Award” for his doctoral thesis work.
: Micro/Nano Technology Center, TOKAI University, Japan
Dr Praveen Kumar Sharma is an Assistant Professor at Lovely Professional University. He has been completed his PhD thesis in Heterocyclic Chemistry at University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India. Dr Praveen Kumar Sharma has been an active member of Indian Science congress Association.
: Department of Chemistry, Lovely Professional University, Punjab
Dr. M.R. JAYAPAL received his Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Electrochemistry from Sri Venkateswara University in 2010 and done M. Sc. in Organic Chemistry from Sri Venkateswara University in 2005. He started as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry in Institute of Aeronautical Engineering in 2011 and as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry and Head at NARASARAOPETA ENGINEERING COLLEGE in 2013. Present he is a Research scientist in National University of Cordoba in Argentina from 2015. His interested research areas are Synthesis and Bioassay of Novel Heterocycles, A study on biologically potent heterocycles, Synthesis of Nano particles and Synthesis, characterization and Electrochemical behaviour of chalcones, Isoxazolins, Pyrazolins, Drugs and pesticides of using D.C. Polarography, Differential pulse polarography, Cyclic Voltammetry, sensitive differential pulse adsorptive stripping voltammetric method, Electro organic synthesis etc. He has been collaborated research work with South Africa and India various researchers.
Dr. Jayapal published over 22 research publications and 1 text book and communicated research papers are about 6. He participated
in 8 conferences and acting as a Invited speaker. He serving on various Editorial Boards.
Dr. Mohammad Reza Naghavi is Assistant Professor of Plant Breeding in Department of Agriculture at the Payame Noor University of Iran. He has obtained B.Sc. from Shahid Chamran University of Iran in Agronomy and Plant Breeding course. He also has obtained M. Sc. course in Plant Breeding at University of Tabriz of Iran and has worked on effect of osmotic stress on physiological, biological traits and 2D electrophoresis patern of canola. Also Dr. Naghavi her PhD thesis research has passed in Plant Breeding-Biometrical Genetics and Proteomics at University of Tabriz in Iran with sabbatical at Tuscia university in Italy on evaluation of spring wheat cultivars for biological, physiological, root traits and proteome analysis of the most tolerant and susceptible ones under drought stress. He during of education has achieved first rank in B.Sc. , M. Sc. PhD entrance exam and PhD course. Also he has published several manuscript in international and national journals. Dr. Naghavi is reviewer for several of international and national journals and he has published near of 40 manuscripts in international and national conferences and congresses. He has a record of 2 book (as editor) and 1 book (as author- in pressing).
: Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture, Payame Noor University
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