Faculty development initiatives

Workshops Organized

  • National level workshop on “Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for the Determination of Immunological Binders” Sponsored by M/s. Janaki Scientific Company, Chennai on 2nd March , 2017.
  • National level workshop on“ Metabonomics- Analytical and Bioanalytical Methods on Development of Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and Safety ” Sponsored by DBT, Govt of India, New Delhi on 17-18th February , 2017.
  • "Popular Lectures on Biotechnology" Sponsored by DBT, Govt of India, New Delhi on 10th February , 2017.
  • National level workshop on“Understanding the Molecular Aspects of Microbial Drug Resistance: An Emerging Microbial Threat to Health” Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi on 5th-9th December, 2016.
  • National level workshop on Contemporary Research in Genetic Engineering” Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi on 9th -10th September 2016.
  • In association with Brainwave Biotech (P) Ltd, Chennai conducted National Level one week Short Term Training Programme on ‘Recombinant Protein Production & Purification’during 20th -24th June,2016. 
  • In association with Brainwave Biotech (P) Ltd, Chennai conducted National Workshop on ‘Food Safety and Quality Control’sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi and COGNIZANT, Chennai on 11th &12th April,2016.
  • National Conference on "Applications of Modern Biotechnology” during 4th & 5th Feburary 2016.
  • In association with VClinBio Labs Pvt, Ltd., Chennai conducted Summer workshop on "Imaging Techniques in Confocal and Fluorescence Microscopy" on 5th to 9th May 2015. 
  • National Workshop on "Current Research in Molecular Toxicology" sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi on 20th & 21st Feburary 2015.
  • Short-Term Training Course on ‘Techniques for Bioprocess & Downstream Process Engineering and Tools for Systems Metabolic Engineering” sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi on 1st-19th December 2014.
  • National level workshop on "Recent Trends in Computer Aided drug Design" on 26th& 27th September, 2014.
  • National level workshop on Isolation, Culture and Differentiation of Stem Cells Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi on 20th -21st March 2014.
  • In association with Loyola Institute of Frontier Energy (LIFE), Loyola College conducted Climate Change & Biodiversity: Awareness Workshop for School Children Sponsored by National Council for Science & Technology Communication (NCSTC), DST, New Delhi on 24th -28th February 2014.
  • Faculty Development Programme on “ENTREPRENEURSHIP” Sponsored by National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), DST, New Delhi on 2nd-14th December 2013.
  • National level technical Workshop on "Pilot Scale Mammalian cell culture using Wave Bioreactor” on 12th November, 2013.
  • National workshop on " Emerging Trends in Molecular & Recombinant DNA Technology” on September 20 & 21, 2013.
  • National workshop on "Phytoproducts For Human Health And Environmental Sustainability” on Febraury 27 & 28, 2013.
  • National conference on "Modern Biotechnological Approaches for Food Processing” on September 13 and 14,2012.
  • National conference on "Emerging Trends in Environmental Biotechnology" on 28th February 2012.
  • National Workshop on "Current Trends in the Biotechnology of Vaccines" on October 19 and 20, 2011.
  • National workshop on "Current Trends in Drug Design by Bioinformatics Tool" on Febraury 23 & 24 ,2011 .
  • National Workshop on "Recent Trends in Quality Control and Quality Assurance in Bioprocess Industries" conducted on September 27 & 28th ,2010.
  • National workshop on Real-Time PCR for the diagnosis of diseases and molecular evaluation" conducted on February 16th and 17th, 2010.
  • National workshop on “Recent Trends in Industrial Bioprocesses” was organized from10-12th September, 2009.
  • National Workshop on Developing Entrepreneurship Skills in Biotechnology For Students and Their Parents, Sponsored by TNSCST, Chennai and NCST, Delhi on 10th March 2008.
  • National Seminar on ‘Current Trends in Bioinformatics’ conducted on 15th and 16th February 2007.

Quality Improvement Programs Attended By Faculty:

 

  1. All the Faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended National Workshop on “Understanding the Molecular Aspects of Microbial Drug Resistance: An Emerging Microbial Threat to Health” Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi on 5th-9th December, 2016.
  2. All the Faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended National National level workshop on Contemporary Research in Genetic Engineering” Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi on 9th -10th September 2016.
  3. All the Faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended National Conference on ‘Applications of Modern Biotechnology’ during 4th & 5th February 2016 at Department of Biotechnology, SVCE.
  4. All the Faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended the DBT, Cognizant sponsored National Workshop on ‘Food Safety and Quality Control’ conducted by Department of Biotechnology, SVCE on 11th & 12th April, 2016.
  5. All the faculty members attended ‘SVCE Faculty Research Day’ on 28th April, 2016.
  6. Ms. V. Sumitha, Ms. S. Pandi Prabha, Ms. P. Jaibiba, Mr. S. Naga Vignesh & Mr. D. Suresh Kumar participated in the ‘One day workshop on Design of Experiments (DOE)’ Organised by ISTE-SVCE chapter & QMC, Department of Mechanical Engineering, SVCE on 12th March, 2016.
  7. Ms. V. Sumitha, attended a One day workshop on ‘Intellectual Property Rights’ held on 26th April, 2016 at Anna University, Chennai.
  8. Mr. N. Sathish attended workshop on "Writing Learning Outcomes for Your Course" on 4th May 2016 at IT department conducted by CITM, SVCE.
  9. Ms. S. Pandi Prabha, attended a Faculty Development Programme on ‘Chemical Process Calculations’ at Alagappa College of Technology, Chennai from 18th to 25th January, 2016.
  10. Mr. N. Sathish attended AICTE sponsored Faculty Development Program- Summer Winter School Scheme ‘Advanced Training in Marine Microbiology and its Industrial application’, 4th – 19th May 2015 at Vel Tech High Tech, Avadi, Chennai.
  11. Mr. D. Suresh Kumar attended AICTE sponsored National Conference on ‘Advances in Computational Methods For simulation of Transport process in Engineering’ held at SVCE from 24th-26th June, 2015.
  12. All Department faculty members attended "National Workshop on Current Research in Molecular Toxicology” sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi during 20th& 21st February 2015.
  13. Dr. S.Prabhu Participated 3 days Indian Biodiversity Congress at SRM University from 18th Dec, 2014 to 20th Dec, 2014
  14. Mrs.N.Kanagam Short-Term Training Course on ‘Techniques for Bioprocess & Downstream Process Engineering and Tools for Systems Metabolic Engineering” sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi during 1st-19th December 2014.
  15. All Department faculty members attended national level workshop on "Recent Trends in Computer Aided drug Design" on 26th& 27th September, 2014.
  16. Prof. M. Sivanandham, Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram and Dr. Nalinkanth V. Ghone served as internal resource person during the national level workshop on ‘Recent Trends in Computer Aided Drug Design’, during 26th – 27th September 2014.
  17. All Department faculty members attended National level workshop on Isolation, Culture and Differentiation of Stem Cells Sponsored by DBT & ICMR, Govt of India, New Delhi during 20th -21st March 2014.
  18. Dr. S. Prabhu, attended TEQIP- II sponsored Faculty Development Programme on Advances in Industrial Bioprocess and Downstream Process held at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore from 26th to 28th June, 2014
  19. Dr. S. Prabhu participated in the deliberation of the National Colloquium on In Silico Modelling in Modern Medicine (SiRX) on 20th June, 2014 organized by Central Inter Disciplinary Research facility and Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Puducherry.
  20. Dr. Nalinkanth V. Ghone, Mrs. S. Pandiprabha and Mr. N. Sathish underwent training in custom antibody production at Bioklone Biotech Private Ltd., Chennai on 4th – 5th June 2014.
  21. Prof. M. Sivanandham, Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram, Dr. E. Nakkeeran and Mr. S. Naga Vignesh provided training for the Summer Program for School Children Career Guidance and Campus Exposure during 5th-15th May, 2014, conducted by Springboards Academy for Talented Youth, Chennai and Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering.
  22. Prof. M. Sivanandham, Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram, Dr. S. Prabhu, Dr. E. Nakkeeran, Dr. NalinKanth, Ms. S. Pandiprabha, Dr. N. Karpagam, Ms. P. Jaibiba, Mr. J. Hariharan, Mr. N. Sathish, Mr. S. Naga Vignesh, Ms. Anjana Anand and Mr. D. Suresh Kumar attended Faculty Development Programme on “Entrepreneurship” Sponsored by National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), DST, New Delhi on 2nd-14th December 2013.
  23. D. Suresh Kumar, Anjana Anand, R. Manikandan, N.Sathish and S. Naga Vignesh participated in the NPTEL workshop organised by National Programme on “Technology Enhanced Learning” (IIT Madras) conducted on 10th August, 2013.
  24. D. Suresh Kumar attended the National Level Seminar on “The Miracle of Material Choice towards and environment in Process Industries” organized by Department of Chemical Engineering, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering during 6-7, September, 2013.
  25. Mr. R. Manikandan participated in workshop and training on “Sequence Analysis and Molecular Simulation” from 11/12/2013 to 14/12/2013 in Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai.
  26. Mr. P. K. Praveen kumar participated TEQIP sponsored FDP on “Multidisciplinary perspectives for pharmaceutical, life science educators and researchers” on 09/12/13 to 15/12/13 in Anna University, Tiruchirapalli.
  27. Mr. P. K. Praveen kumar participated Data Analytics workshop on “Structural Equation Modeling using AMOS” during 20/05/13 and 21/05/13 in VIT University, Chennai.
  28. All Department faculty members attended WIPRO GE Healthcare Private Limited sponsored “National level technical Workshop on Pilot Scale Mammalian cell culture using Wave Bioreactor” on 12th November, 2013 organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE.
  29. All Department faculty members attended CSIR sponsored National level workshop on "Emerging Trends in Molecular & Recombinant DNA Technology” on September 20 & 21, 2013 organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE.
  30. All Department faculty members attended National level workshop on "Phytoproducts For Human Health And Environmental Sustainability” on Febraury 27 & 28, 2013 organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE.
  31. All Department faculty members attended National level conference on "Modern Biotechnological Approaches for Food Processing” on September 13 and 14,2012 organized by Department of Biotechnology at SVCE.
  32. N.Sathish attended 10 days of training from 04th Dec 2012 to 13th Dec 2012 on production of tablets, capsules, suspensions and different packaging techniques at Medline pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd, EVP Prabhu Avenue, chinnakulathuvancherry, Chennai 600 122.
  33. Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram, Dr.S.Prabhu, S.PandiPrabha, P.Jaibiba, J.hariharan, N.Sathish and S. Naga Vignesh attended 2 days IAAM National conference on exploring the potentials of microbes for bioscience, Biotechnology and medicine on 17th and 18th “Microciencia 2012” at SRM University, Chennai.
  34. N.Sathish attended 2 days national seminar on “Application of nano biotechnology in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures” on 20th and 21st of December 2012, organized by DBT, Sponsored by CSIR, New Delhi at Vel tech high tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering college
  35. Ms.Sumitha.V participated in " Brain Storming Session on Need for Industry-Academic Cooperation to Boost R&D Efforts" on 7th April, 2012 at the Office of Chemical Industries Association, Room No.4,First Floor, ISTE Professional Centre, 25 Gandhi Mandapam Road, Chennai 600 025
  36. Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram & Ms. S. Sivagami participated as a Delegate in the Seminar on "Applications of Confocal Microscopy" held at Central Research Facility, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai from 27th to 29th of February 2012.
  37. S. Naga Vignesh attended AICTE sponsored STTP on “Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering” held on February 6 – 10, 2012 at Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Madras.
  38. Prof. M. Sivanandham and Dr. S. Prabhu attended National Symposium on Recent trends in basic sciences: Translation from Bench to bedside conducted in Frontier life line institute (Frontier Mediville), Elavur Village, Gummidipoondi Taluk, Thiruvallur District, Chennai on 21st January, 2012.
  39. Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram and  Dr. S. Prabhu attended an International conference on medical genetics and Genomics (ICMG- 2011) in Thiruchirappali, Bharadhidasan University, from 12th to 14th December, 2011
  40. J. Hariharan and N. Anitha attended a CSIR Sponsored National Seminar On “Application of Modeling and Simulation Techniques in Food and Bioprocess Engineering’  conducted by Kongu Engineering college, Erode during 08.12.2011 & 09.12.2011
  41. Dr. S. Prabhu attended a conference on “Frontiers in MS Technology and Emerging Applications” conducted in Indian Institute of Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry at Guindy, Chennai on 28th November, 2011.
  42. R. Karthiga Rani attended a AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme on "Green Engineering Concepts for Process Design and Industrial Operations" conducted by Coimbatore Institute of technology, Coimbatore during 7th – 13th  November, 2011.
  43. N.Sathish attended An International seminar on frontiers of stem cell and biotechnology at Tamilnadu veterinary University at chennai on 18th and 19th July 2011.
  44. N.Sathish attended A National level FDP on Case Study Analysis and Research Article Writing held in Surya Group of Institutions, Vikravandi, Villupuram on 29th July 2011.
  45. Mr. P.K. Praveen Kumar attended National Workshop on “Application of Artificial Intelligence in Bioinformatics” during 29/11/11 to 01/12/11 in Karunya University, Coimbatore.
  46. Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram attended National Seminar on Recent Trends in Chromatography & Mass Spectrometry conducted by SPINCO Biotech Pvt. Ltd. on November 3, 2010 at Chennai
  47. Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram, Prof/BT, SVCE and Dr. M. Sivanandham Dean, Research SVCE attended symposium on Genesis XI entitled “Innovative PPP models to foster excellence in R & D in Indian Institutions” on 4th January, 2011 in 98th Indian Science Congress at SRM University, Chennai.
  48. Dr. S. Prabhu attended Workshop on Biological Nuclear Transmutation – Historical Perspective and Applications on 15th February, 2011. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, school of Bioengineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Chennai.
  49. All Department faculty members attended workshop in Recent trends in National Workshop on Current Trends in Drug Design by Bioinformatics Tool on 24 and 25th February, 2011. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE, Sriperumbudur- 602105
  50. All the faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended National workshop on “Recent Trends in Instrumentation in Quality Control & Quality Assurance in Bioprocess Industries” on 27th and 28th September, 2010. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE, Sriperumbudur- 602105.
  51. All the faculty members of Biotechnology Department attended National workshop on real-time PCR for the diagnosis of diseases and molecular evaluation, on February 16th to 17th, 2010. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE, Sriperumbudur- 602105.
  52. Prof.Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram Dr. S. Prabhu, Ms. Karthika Rani, Mr. Sathish , Mr. Naga Vignesh Ms.Jaibiba and Ms.Karpagam,Asistant Professors of Biotecnonology Departmenthave attended Workshop on “Recent Trends in the Diagnosis of Malignant Diseases” on 27th November, 2010. Organized by Clinical Biochemistry Department, Cancer Institute (WIA), Adayar, Chennai- 20
  53. Dr. S. Prabhu AP/BT and Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram Professor/BT have attended 3 days National Science Seminar on Regulation of Biochemical and Cellular Processes in Diverse Systems on December 13th, 14th and 15th December, 2010 in Indian institute of Science, at Bangalore.
  54. Biotechnology Department conducted National workshop on real-time PCR for the diagnosis of diseases and molecular evaluation, on February 16th to 17th, 2010. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE, Sriperumbudur- 602105.
  55. Biotechnology Department conducted National workshop on “Recent Trends in Instrumentation in Quality Control & Quality Assurance in Bioprocess Industries” on 27th and 28th September, 2010. Organized by Department of Biotechnology, at SVCE, Sriperumbudur- 602105.
  56. Ms. V. Sumitha and Mr. Kirubanandan, Lecturers  attended a Faculty development programme on “Specialization on bioreactor techniques in biotechnology” at Jeppiar Engineering College from 19th  to 29th April 2010.
  57. Mr. P.K. Praveen Kumar attended “Practical Summer Training on Molecular Biology, Chromatography & Bioinformatics” in VIT, Vellore from 27/05/10 to 04/06/10.
  58. Mr. J. Hariharan, Lecturer attended Internal Auditor Training Programme in QMS, Indian Register of Shipping, Quality Inn Sabari, with the college sponsorship of Rs.5,000/-
  59. Dr. S. Prabhu, Mr. S. Kirubanandan, Ms. N. Karpagam and Mr. P.K. Praveen Kumar attended a Training Programme on “INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN AND DELIVERY SYSTEM”, organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers, Training and Research, held on 11.05.09 to 16.05.09 at Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur.
  60. Ms. N. Karpagam, Lecturer and Dr. Manikandan, Instructor underwent a training programme on Animal Tissue Culture at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras 21 to 24th July, 2009
  61. Ms.U. Sathya, Lecturer attended a National Seminar on “Technical Teachers Quality Improvement conducted by Consortium of Self Financing Professional Arts and Science Colleges in Tamilnadu at Sathyabama University on 30th and 31st May, 2009.  

Workshops/Seminars/Guest Lecturers/Conferences attended by faculty 

  1. Ms. S. Pandi Prabha, presented a research paper titled ‘Protective effect of aquatic weed Hydrillaverticillata against lead induced toxicity in Indian major carp Labeorohita (Rohu)’ at Faculty Research Day, SVCE on 28th April, 2016.Mr. P. K. Praveen Kumar, Prof. M. Sivanandham presented a paper entitled ‘Effect of Boeravinone B on expression of CD80 and CD86 on immature dendritic cells’, Faculty Research Day, SVCE on 28th April, SVCE.
  2. Mr. N. Sathish, presented a paper entitled ‘Construction of genetically modified Lactobacillus for the metabolism mediated reduction of bioaccumulation of heavy metals’ on Faculty Research Day conducted by SVCE on 28th April, 2016.
  3. Ms. V. Sumitha, Conducted hands-on training session entitled on “Detection of chemical preservatives in foods using HPLC” in DBT, New Delhi and Cognizant, Chennai sponsored National Workshop on ‘Food Safety and Quality Control’ in association with Brainwave Biotechnology Pvt. Ltd., Chennai on 12th April 2016.
  4. Ms.P.Jaibiba, Conducted hands-on training session entitled on “Detection of Pathogen in Foods and Detection of Adulterants in Milk ” in DBT, New Delhi and Cognizant, Chennai sponsored National Workshop on ‘Food Safety and Quality Control’ in association with Brainwave Biotechnology Pvt. Ltd., Chennai on 12th April 2016.
  5. Mr. S.Nagavignesh, Conducted hands-on training session entitled on ‘Computational Analysis on Food Allergens’ in DBT, New Delhi and Cognizant, Chennai sponsored National Workshop on ‘Food Safety and Quality Control’ in association with Brainwave Biotechnology Pvt. Ltd., Chennai on 12th April 2016.
  6. Mr. D. Suresh Kumar presented a research paper titled ‘Biosorption Technology for removal of Cr, Pb, Ni and Cd by dead biomass of indigenous microorganism’ in the IEEE sponserd International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management ICONSTEM-2016 held in Jeppiar College of Engineeering on 30th & 31st March, 2016.
  7. Dr. S. Prabhu, Presented a seminar talk on ‘Molecular Mechanism of Protein Protein Interaction’ in the ‘Faculty Improvement Programme (FIP) on Protein- Protein Interaction’ conducted by Department of Biotechnology at SVCE on 26th and 27th October, 2015.
  8. Ms. S. Pandi Prabha, Presented a seminar talk on ‘Protein-Protein Interaction as Therapeutic Targets’ in the ‘Faculty Improvement Programme (FIP) on Protein - Protein interaction’ conducted by Department of Biotechnology at SVCE on 26th and 27th October, 2015.
  9. Mr. S.Nagavignesh, Presented a seminar talk on “Protein-Protein Interaction for Functional Aspects of Protein” during Faculty Improvement Programme (FIP) on Protein- Protein Interaction conducted by Department of Biotechnology at SVCE on 26th and 27th October, 2015
  10. S. Naga Vignesh presented a paper on "Gene Finding and Annotation of Pseudomonas chlororaphis -HT66 genome Using Computational Methods" in International Conference on Contemporary research trends in diagnostics and Therapeutics held at Anna University, Chennai on 16th – 18th February, 2015.
  11. Prof. M. Sivanandham, Dr. E. Nakkeeran, Dr. Nalinkanth V. Ghone, Ms. P. Jaibiba and Mr. S. Nagavignesh served as internal resource person for the short term training course for life science faculty members and scientists in Techniques for Bioprocess & Downstream Process Engineering and Tools for Systems Metabolic Engineering, sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India, New Delhi.
  12. Dr. E. Nakkeeran presented a paper on " Betacyanin Extraction from Opuntia Fruits Using Non-Thermal Processes" in the International Conference on Biology, Environment and Chemistry (ICBEC 2014) organized by the Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES) on October 29-30, 2014 at San Diego, USA.
  13. Prof. M. Sivanandham served as resource person for the national level workshop on "Recent Trends in Computer Aided drug Design" on 26th & 27th September, 2014.
  14. Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram served as resource person for the national level workshop on "Recent Trends in Computer Aided drug Design" on 26th& 27th September, 2014.
  15. N. Sathish presented a paper on Targeted drug delivery using different nano particle carriers for treating Glioblastomamultiforme in “Srishti 2014” organized by Department of Biomedical Engineering, SSN Engineering College on 8th September 2014
  16. Prof. M. Sivanandham, Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram, Dr. E. Nakkeeran, Dr. Nalinkanth Ghone, Mr. Naga Vignesh, Ms. P. Jaibiba, Mr. J. Hariharan participated and delivered lectures in “Climate Change & Biodiversity: Awareness Workshop for School Children”, which was conducted in association with Loyola Institute of Frontier Energy (LIFE), Loyola College and sponsored by National Council for Science & Technology Communication (NCSTC), DST, New Delhi during 24th -28th February 2014.
  17. Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram chaired a session for Biotechnology and Nanotechnology  by MAHER BIOSUMMIT-2013 by Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research, Chennai on13th  December 2013
  18. Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram participated in "The Secret behind Swiss Innovation" Organized by Southern Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry meeting & Swiss Indian Chamber of Commerce on 11/9/2013.
  19. Sulochana Somasundaram, Sheetal Ravindra, Nikhila Krishnan, Krithika G, Anitha S,Helen A and Sivanandham M presented a paper on International Conference on Bioenergy, Environment & Sustainable Technologies at Arunai Engineering College, Tiruvannamalai
    during January 27- 30, 2013
  20. Mr. P. K. Praveen kumar Presented a paper entitled “Biological and Insilico Analysis of binding of Oxindole derivative compounds with ACE, a surface protein of Enterococcus faecalis” in National Conference on Computational Biology and Chemistry (NSCBC’2012) conducted by VIT, Vellore on 02/04/12 to 03/04/12.
  21. Dr. M. Sivanandham has been invited as a special invitee for an International Conference on Emerging trends in Bioengineering organized by Bharath University, Selaiyur, Chennai on 28th and 29th March, 2011.
  22. Biological properties of Latex from Asclepias curassavica. L Karpagam.N, Navnit kumar.R, Dr.S.Prabhu, Prof.Dr.Sivanandham.M* Presented a paper at Kumaraguru College of technology on 25th and 26th of March,2011.
  23. Dr. Sulochana Somasundaram was invited as a resource person for a State level seminar on Current Scenario in Microbial Diseases organized by the Department of Microbiology K.M.G College of Arts and Science, Gudiyatham on 22/02/2011.
  24. Dr. M. Sivanandham has been invited as a special invitee for an International Conference on Emerging trends in Bioengineering organized by Bharath University, Selaiyur, Chennai on 28th and 29th March, 2011
  25. Biological properties of Latex from Asclepias curassavica. L Karpagam.N,Sulochana Somasundaram, Sivanandham.M* Presented a paper at GCT, Coimbatore on 13th and 14th of March,2011.
  26. Biological properties of Latex from Asclepias curassavica. L Navnit kumar.R, Kavya.G, Lekha.G, Ranjit Kumar.C, Karpagam.N, Sulochana Somasundaram, Sivanandham.M* Presented a paper at Arunai Engineering college, Thiruvanamalai on 18th March,2011
  27. Prof. M. Sivanandham, HOD, of Biotechnology has attended two days national workshop on SYBYL-X 1.O Tripos’ New SYBYL on windows, Product Launch & user group meet, Brain Wave Solutions limited, in IIT, Chennai, on December 2nd & 3rd, 2009
  28. Mr. P. K. Praveen kumar attended two days national workshop on SYBYL-X 1.O Tripos’ New SYBYL on windows, Product Launch & user group meet, Brain Wave Solutions limited, in IIT, Chennai, on December 2nd & 3rd, 2009
  29. Faculty members attended National workshop on “Recent Trends in Industrial Bioprocesses” was organized from10-12th September, 2009
  30. Faculty members attended National workshop on real-time PCR for the diagnosis of diseases and molecular evaluation" conducted on February 16th and 17th, 2010.
  31. Dr.S.Prabhu, Senior Lecturer, of Biotechnology attended one day national conference on Animal Ethical Issue Conference, in SSN College Chennai, on December 17th, 2009
  32. Mr.S.Srinivasan, Lab Assistant, attended one day national conference on Animal Ethical Issue Conference, in SSN College Chennai, on December 17th, 2009

Papers published 

  1. P K Praveen Kumar, M Sivanandham and D Lavanya, In silico binding analysis of Withanolides with the Human GM-CSFR. Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2016 (Article in Press).
  2. Janani.S, Gowthami.B, Helen.A, and Sulochana Somasundaram, In silico Designing and synthesis of ssDNA for asymmetric PCR amplification of Aptamers against ESBL E.coli, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research, 2015, 63(10), 239-247.
  3. Kavitha G and Sulochana Somasundaram, Asymmetric PCR for the construction of DNA pool for aptamer development of ESBL E.coli using SELEX process, International Journal of Innovative Research in Technology, Science & Engineering, 2015, 1(5), 87-92.
  4. Jasmine Ruth Anto & Sukumaran Prabhu Biosynthesis of ZnO Nanoparticles by Premna integrifolia Leaf Extract and Its Antibacterial and Cytotoxic Activities. Intl J Biol Pharm Sci, 2015, 2 (3) 75-82.
  5. Vaiyshnavi Ramamurthi, Geethaa S. and Prabhu S. Synthesis, characterization and antibacterial activity of silver nanoparticles from Tamarindus indica (L.) seed coat extract.J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2015, 7(5):1023-1032.
  6. S Pandi Prabha, Phytochemical screening and Bioactive Potential of Hydrilla verticillata, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(3): 1809-1815.
  7. S Pandi Prabha, Hepatotoxicity of Lead in Indian Major carp Labeo rohita (Rohu) – A Fourier Transform Infra Red Study, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science, 2015, 8(2): 317-323.
  8. S Pandi Prabha, Histological study on Productive Effect of Aquatic Weed Hydrilla verticillata against lead induced toxicity in Fish, International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2015, 7(8): 132-136.
  9. P.K. Praveen Kumar, M. Swarnalakshmi and M. Sivanandham, Phytochemical analysis of Boerhvia diffusa, Emblica officinalis, Terminilia chebula, Terminilia bellirica, Withania somnifera, World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research,2015, Vol.4, Issue 5, 1747-1756. (ICV: 5.9, IF: 5.99, ISSN: 2277-7105).
  10. Devarajan C., Praveen Kumar P K and Sulochana Somasundaram, In silico docking studies of novel phytoligands of Mimosa pudica against methycillin resistant Staphylococcus Aureus. International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research, 2015, 10(63): 233-238.
  11. Viswanathan.S, Prathiba Srinivasan, Prabhu.S. Adenoviruses in Gene Therapy- A Review. Bioengineering and Bioscience 3(1): 1-5, 2015
  12. S.Nagavignesh, shrinath narayanan and M.Sivanandham Mutational analysis of human granulocyte macrophage –colony stimulating factor using computational approaches Trends in Bioinformatics 2015,1-13
  13. Biotechnology Vol :3, Microbial Biotechnology (Multi volume set) Chapter 13, Microbial Technology in Industrial Applications, edited by Rupinder Tewari and J.N.Govil. contributed by Dr.Sulochana Somasundaram and Mr.R.Manikandan. Published by Stadium press LLC,Houston, USA 2014, Series ISBN: 1-62699-015-8.
  14. Nakkeeran E, Shalini and Shekhar S, Synthesis, characterization and application of silver nanoparticles for the removal of hexavalent chromium from wastewater, Adv. Sci. Eng. Med., 6:1-6, 2014.
  15. Muralikrishnan R, Swarnalakshmi M and Nakkeeran E, Nanoparticle-Membrane Filtration of Vehicular Exhaust to Reduce Air Pollution – A Review, Int. Res. J. Environment Sci., 3:82-86, 2014.
  16. S Prabhu, S Viswanathan, Biomedical properties of the antioxidant Luteolin,Annals of Plant Sciences 3 (4), 674-685
  17. Prabhu, KP Eldho A Review on Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator: In Vitro Synthesis and Its Use in Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke Open Access Library Journal, 1, 1-6, 2014
  18. Dr. S. Prabhu, V.G Karthigeyan “Protective effect of Garcinone E antioxidant against Acetaminophen induced Hepatotoxicity in Rats” Innovative Approach in Stem Cell R, Cancer B&APP BT-pp.128,ISBN:978-93-83083-79-4
  19. Sulochana Somasundaram, Akila Ram, Laavanya Sankaranarayanan a paper on Isoniazid and Rifampicin as Therapeutic Regimen in the Current Era: A Review in Journal of Tuberculosis Research Vol.2 No.1, March 2014  (DOI: 10.4236/jtr.2014.21005)
  20. Sulochana Somasundaram, Ms Kiruthika Manivannan.  An Overview of Fluoroquinolones, Annual Review & Research in Biology,3(3):296-313,2013
  21. Sukumaran Prabhu. Genetic and Biochemical factors for type II diabetes mellitus. Indian Journal of Biotechnology. 2013; 447-450
  22. S Prabhu, B Sangeetha, G Sweetha. A Review on Curcumin Nanoparticles and Its Controlled Delivery to Treat Degenerative Diseases. Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Technology.2013. 3 (4), 93-97
  23. Praveen Kumar P.K, Sivanandham M, Kathick J, Sivagami S (2013) Insilico analysis of activity of binding of BoeravinoneE with GMCSFR and TNFαR, International Journal of Biological, Ecological and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 2, No. 5 (ISSN: 2277-4394)
  24. Krishna Moorthy P, Praveen Kumar P.K, Ramesh Babu P.B (2013) Community based evaluation of PhenylThioCarbamide(PTC) sensitivity and Dermatoglyphics as a genetic marker in Tamilnadu, India, International Journal of Pharmacy and Technology, Vol. 5, Issue No. 3, 5705-5712. (ICV: 4.82, IF: 0.6033, ISSN: 0975-766X)
  25. Sulochana Somasundaram, Anand R.S, Venkatesan P and Paramasivan C.N Bactericidal activity of PA-824 against Mycobacterium tuberculosis under anaerobic conditions and Computational analysis of its novel analogues against mutant Ddn receptor  BMC Microbiology   2013, 13:218 (1 October 2013)   
  26. Somasundaram, S., Anand, R.S. & Paramsivan, C.N. (2013). Docking Studies on Novel Drugs Against Drug Resistant Tuberculosis. iConcept Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, 1:(2). ISSN:. iConcept Press. http://www.iconceptpress.com/regular-journals/iconcept-medical-diagnosis-and-treatment/
  27. Sulochana Somasundaram, Gowthami K.R, Helen A, Srilekha and Sivanandham M published a paper on Detection and molecular characterization of extended spectrum of beta lactamase (ESBL) producing Escherichia coli in Int J Curr Microbiolo App Sci (2013)2(8): 196-205.
  28. Sulochana Somasundaram, Ms Kiruthika Manivannan.  An Overview of Fluoroquinolones, Annual Review & Research in Biology,3(3):296-313,2013
  29. Karpagam N, Viswanathan S, Prabhu S, Sulochana Somasundaram and M.Sivanandham published a paper on "Biochemical and Insilico clotting activity of Latex from Asclepias Curassavica.L" in Int J Pharm Bio Sci 2013 Oct; 4(4):(B)542-552.
  30. Dr. N. Karpagam, Dr. S. Prabhu, Prof. Sulochana Somasundaram, and Prof. M. Sivanandham, published an article titled, ‘Biochemical and in silico clotting activity of latex from asclepias curassavica. L.’ in Int  J Pharm Bio Sci 2013 4(4): B 542- 552; ISSN 0975-6299.
  31. Dr. S. Prabhu published an article titled “Insulin Like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) and its influence on Life Style Diseases – A Review” in IJCERT, Volume 3 & 4, (1-2), 2013, ISSN: 0976-6839.
  32. Dr. N. Karpagam published an article titled ‘Potential therapeutical values of plant latices’ in International journal of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Jun 2013.
  33. Nanoparticle-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems.  A Review. Viswanathan.S, Vinoth Kumar.N, Prathiba Srinivasan, Sukumaran Prabhu Research Journal of Engineering and Technology 4 (4), 295-299, 2013.
  34. Protective Effect of Plectranthus amboinicus leaf extract containing Luteolin flavanoid in Isoproterenol Hydrochloride induced Myocardial Infarction in Rats - An Assessment on Biochemical and Cellular Changes. Raghavi, V.G. Karthigeyan and S. Prabhu Research Journal of Engineering and Technology 4 (4), 4 (4), 195-198, 2013.
  35. Analysis of targeted delivery of ribavirin to hepatic cells in treatment of hepato-cellular carcinoma, Karthick J, Praveen Kumar P.K, World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol. 5, Issue 6, 5681-5695, (2013).
  36. In-Silico analysis of targeted drug delivery to hepatic cells using Lipid Nano-particles to treat liver diseases, Karthick J, Praveen Kumar P.K, Asian J. Pharm. Tech, Vol.3, Issue 4, Pg. 93-97 (2013).
  37. A computational analysis to study the application of lipid nanotechnology in the field of drug delivery to treat liver diseases, Karthick J, Praveen Kumar P.K, Research J. Engineering and Tech, 4(4): 284-287, (2013).
  38. ABO blood grouping and inheritance of palm print pattern in devanga community of Madras, P. Krishnamoorthy, T. Jayalakshmi, P.B. Ramesh Babu, P. Rajasulochana, P.K.Praveen Kumar, International Journal of Pharmacy & Technology. 5(2): 5521-5529, 2013.
  39. Insilico drug target identification and potential drug for obesity – A novel drug designing approach P. Krishnamoorthy, P.K.Praveen Kumar, T. Jayalakshmi and Sivaganesh M. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences. 4(2): 228-237, 2013.
  40. P. Krishnamoorthy, P.K.Praveen Kumar, P. Rajasulochana and D. Krishna Priya, Structural and functional analysis of dormancy causing PDK4 gene from Human and Spermophilus Tridecemlineatus, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 4(1): 823- 832, 2013. (ICV: 4.62)
  41. P.Krishnamoorthy, P.K.Praveen Kumar, T.Jayalakshmi and B.V.V Kiran, Data analysis techniques to determine the efficacy of an active drug on treating the periodontal disease. International Journal of Pharmacy & Technology. 4(4): 5063 – 5068, 2013. (ICV: 4.82, IF: 0.742)
  42. P.Krishnamoorthy, P.K.Praveen Kumar, P.Rajasulochana and Bala Pavan Kumar. Insilico analysis of proteins involved in tuberculosis and its domain and motif search using BioPERL. International Journal of Pharmacy & Technology. 4(4): 5046 – 5054, 2013. (ICV:4.82, IF: 0.742)
  43. Sukumaran Prabhu and Eldho K Poulose. Silver nanoparticles: Mechanism of antimicrobial action, synthesis, medical applications, and toxicity effects. International Nano Letters 2012, 2:32 A Springer Open Journal. http://www.inl-journal.com/content/2/1/32.
  44. Alagar Manickam and Prof. Sivanandham Muthukumaran published a paper on “Mycobacterium bovis BCG and purified protein derivative- induced reduction in the CD80 Expression and the Antigen up-take Function of Dendritic Cells from Patients with Cervical Cancer”. European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 01-05, July 2011.
  45. Anand RS, Sulochana Somasundaram, Mukesh Doble, Paramasivan C.N. published a paper on "Docking studies on Novel Analogues of 8 Methoxy Fluoroquinolones against GyrA Mutants of Mycobacterium tuberculosis" to BMC Structural Biology 2011.
  46. Vemula Vani and Dr. Sivanandham Muthukumaran published paper on Synthesis and Characterization of N- Benzhydryl benzamide. Asian Journal of Chemistry. Vol 23(5), 2165- 2168, 2011
  47. Dr.Sivanandham Muthukumaran published paper on Biomimetic materials in regenerative medicine International Journal of contemporary science, Engineering and Technology Vol. 1 (1- 2),  1-3, 2010
  48. R.S. Srinivasan, M. Arivalagan, S. Vijayakanth, P. K. Praveen Kumar, P. Krishna Moorthy & M. Deecaraman. Journal of Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5(4): 566- 571, 2009. Effect of Cypermethrin, a Pyrethroid Compound on the Neuro-secretory Cells in a freshwater Field Crab, Spiralothelphusa hydrodrana (Herbst)
  49. N.Karpagam, Dr. M.Sivanandham and Mr. R. S. Anand A Review on plant extracts used in cancer treatment, Herbal Tech Industry, April 2009.
  50. .Renganathan Sahadevan, Dharmendira Kumar Mahendradas, Venkataramana Shanmugasundaram, Kirubanandan Shanmugam and Manikam Velan, Sorption Kinetics and Equilibrium Analysis for the Removal of Reactive Red 2 and Reactive Blue 81 Dyes from Synthetic Effluents Using Dried Soya Bean Meal, International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, Bepress, Vol7, 2009.
  51. M.Senthil Kumar, S. Kirubanandan, R.Sripriya and P.K.Sehgal Tripala Incorporated Collagen Scaffold- A Smart Biomaterial for Infected Dermal Wound, Journal of Surgical Research, Volume 158, Issue 1, Page no. 162-170, 2010.
  52. S. Balaji Ramadar Kumar, S.Kirubanandan, P.K.Sehgal, Porous Keratin Scaffold- An Effective Biomaterial for Tissue Engineering and Drug Discovery, Journal of Biomedical Material Research- Part B –Applied Biomaterial Volume 92B, Page No. 5-12, 2009.
  53. R.S.Sreenivasan, M.Arivalagan, S.Vijayananth, P.K.Praveen Kumar, P.Krishna Moorthy and M.Deccaraman. Effect of Cypermethrin, a Pyrethroid Compound on the Neurosecretory Cells in a Freshwater Field Crab, Spiralothelphusa hydrodroma (Herbst). Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences. 5(4):566-571, 2009.
  54. R.S.Sreenivasan, M.Arivalagan, S.Vijayananth, P.K.Praveen Kumar, P.Krishna Moorthy and M.Deccaraman. Effect of Cypermethrin, a Pyrethroid Compound on the Nutritive Value in a Freshwater Field Crab, Spiralothelphusa hydrodroma (Herbst). Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences. 5(4):572-577, 2009.
  55. P. K. Praveen Kumar, V. Mathivanan, M. Karunakaran, S. Renganathan and R. S. Sreenivasan. Studies on the effects of pH and incubation period on protease production by Bacillus spp. using groundnut cake and wheat bran. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol.1 No.4 (Sep. 2008)