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Overview

The department of Microbiology was established in the year 2003 with the postgraduate programme and in 2004 with the undergraduate course. The research programme comprises M.Phil and Ph.D which was started in the year 2005 and 2007 respectively.

The department has a strong link with the Kovai Medical Center and Hospital and other institutions of the trust where there are a number of ongoing research projects. The department is armed with well qualified, dedicated and experienced faculty members.

The department is committed towards the healthy academic (curriculum and co-curriculum) growth of the students as well as fostering the teaching and research activities of the faculty.

The Department engages in various Projects supported by DBT, ICMR, UGC, DST, DRDO, CSIR, and TNSCST.

Courses

Duration

3 Years

Commencement

July

Intake

60

Eligibility

HSC with Biology/Botany/Zoology as one of the subjects

Duration

2 Year

Commencement

July

Intake

50

Eligibility

B.Sc Microbiology / Industrial Microbiology / Medical Microbiology / Botany / Zoology / Biology / Biochemisty / Biotechnology / CLT

Duration

1 year(FT) / 2 years(PT)

Commencement

November

Eligibility

M.Sc. Microbiology with 55% or above.

Duration

2 years for M.Phil / 3 years for M.Sc Microbiology Graduates

Commencement

June & November

Eligibility

M.Sc. / M.Phil Microbiology with 55% or above

Vision

  • To emerge as a centre of higher learning excellence in microbiology.
  • To escalate the research activities by involving faculty and students
  • To encourage the extension services by involving students and faculty.

Mission

  • To accomplish a process to advance knowledge in a rigorous academic and research environment.
  • To attract and build people in an inspiring environment by fostering freedom, empowerment, creativity and innovation.

 

Academic Activites (2020-21)

Guest Lecture/Invited Lecture

S.No Date Name and Designation of the Resource Person Topic Venue Beneficiary

1

30-May-21

Dr. Sankar Rao Macherla

Manager

Gen Bio Sciences

Hyderabad

‘MICROBES TO MARKET’

Online

Final year UG and PG students

2

29-May-21

Dr. Sunil K. Raghav

Scientist – E

Institute of Life Sciences

Bhubaneswar

‘GENETIC AND IMMUNOLOGICAL

ASPECTS OF COVID-19’

Online

Final year UG and PG students

3

28-May-21

Mr. R. E. PremKumar

Senior Consultant

Genworks Health Pvt Ltd

Coimbatore

PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY -OPTIONS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR MICROBIOLOGY

Online

Final year UG and PG students

4

27-May-21

Dr. V. Mohan

Head R& D

NeuGen Biologicals Pvt Ltd

Coimbatore

Microbial Biofertilizers and its applications to

Improve the soil fertility

Online

Final year UG and PG students

5

26-May-21

Mr. Madavan Vasudevan

Founder & CEO

Theomics Pvt Ltd

Bangalore

Genomics data science

Online

Final year UG and PG students

6

26-May-21

Dr. N. S. Maanoj,

Founder & Principal Scientist

Universal Snakebite Education and Research organization

Krishnagiri, Tamilnadu.

Key factors on Venomous Snakebite Management and Research

Online

Final year UG and PG students

7

25-May-21

Dr. K. Karthikeyan

(UGC-NET & TNSET)

Senior Scientist & Laboratory Head

Schedule –I Environmental Auditor (GPCB), Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology, Gujarat.

‘Multifaceted role of microorganisms in Environmental sustainability’

Online

Final year UG and PG students

8

24-May-21

Dr. Priya Puthan,
Center Head, Dhyeya Food Safety Training and Consultancy,Aurangabad.

“FOOD HAZARDS – A Global Concern”

Online

Final year UG and PG students

9

22-Mar-21

Dr. C. Saravanan,
HACCCP Coordinator, Royal Food Prodcuts, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Bioface Event

Procedures and Protocols in Food Industry with specific reference to Microbiology

Online

Undergraduate students of Biosciences 100 students

10

27-Feb-21

Ms. Josheba Philip,
Medical summeriser, Aosta Software Technologies, Coimbatore

Alumni Interaction

Opportunities for Biologist in Information Technology

UG Lab, Dept. of Microbiology

All students of Microbiology

11

20-Feb-21

Ms. S. Mahalakshmi
Associate Microbiologist, Amway India Enterprises Pvt Ltd, Madurai

Alumni Interaction

Scope for Microbiologist in Industries

Online

All students of Microbiology

12

09-Nov-20

Dr. R. ARIVUKKARASU,
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacognosy, KMCH College of pharmacy, Coimbatore

Curative Approaches in Indigenous Plants

Online

All students of Microbiology

13

03-Nov-20

Darsana R
Microbiologist, Quality Evaluation Laboratory, Spices Board of India, Kochi

Alumni Interaction

Getting Geared up

Online

All students of Microbiology

Seminar /Workshop Conferences organized

S.No Date Nature of the Event Number of External Participants Title of the Event Name & Designation of the Speakers Name & Affiliation Chair & Co-chair Funding Agency Total Funding

1

6-Mar-21

Interdepartmental training

Interdepartmental training on Mushroom Cultivation

Dr. J. Devakumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology

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DBT Star scheme

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2

26-Feb-21

Workshop

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Instrumentation Techniques in Microbiology for Undergraduate students

All staff

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DBT Star scheme

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3

4-Feb-21

VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

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Proteomics and Mass Spectrometry: Basics And Applications

Dr. B. Balasubramaniam, BSR Fellow, Department of Biotechnology, Algappa University, Karaikudi

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DBT Star scheme

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4

9-Jan-21

VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

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Applications of Bioinformatics

Dr. R.Sathish Kumar, Assistant Professor, PG and Research Department of Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore.

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DBT Star scheme

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Extension Activities

S.No Date Nature of the extension Place Students involved

1

23-Mar-21

Awareness Program on COVID Vaccines

Student of Dr. NGP ASC

II B Sc Microbiology

2

6-Feb-21

Awareness Programme on "Leprosy is a Curable Disease"

Veeriyampalayam

III B Sc Microbiology

Staff Recognitions

S.No Name of the Staff Acted As Name of the Programme Date Venue

1

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Resource Person

Webinar on “Fungal Pathogens Gaining Momentum a Retrospection” for SRM University, Chennai

23-Jul-21

Online

2

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Alumni representative in BoS meeting

BoS meeting 2021-22 at Microbiology Department

30-Mar-21

Online

3

Dr. J. Devakumar

Resource Person

Webinar on "Research at Undergraduate" at Bharathidasan College of Arts and Science, Erode

26-Feb-21

Online

4

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Awarded Doctorate in Microbiology

Bharathiar University

30-Nov-20

Online

5

Dr.S.S.Sudha

BoS subject expert nominated by VC, Periyar University

BoS meeting at Vivekanadha College of Arts and Science for Women

13-Sep-20

Online

Staff Participation

S.No Date Name of the Faculty Name of the Workshop/FDP/Training Programme College

1.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Mrs. C. Sasikala

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy Online Elementary FDP on "Drug Engineering through Bioprospecting"

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy

2.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. R. Mahenthiran

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy Online Elementary FDP on "Drug Engineering through Bioprospecting"

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy

3.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. A. M. Ramachandran

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy Online Elementary FDP on "Drug Engineering through Bioprospecting"

AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy

4.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Mrs. C. Sasikala

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

5.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. J. Renga Ramanujam

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

6.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. R. Mahenthiran

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

7.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. A. M. Ramachandran

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

8.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. N. Vidhya

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

9.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. J. Devakumar

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

10.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

11.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr. D. Geetharamani

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

12.

15-June-21 to 21-June-21

Dr.S.S.Sudha

Seven day Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology and Pedagogy for Tertiary Education

DRNGPASC

13.

3.3.21 to 4.3.21

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

E- workshop on High-End Characterization of Microalgae : Overcoming the Technological Barriers”

The TERI Center

14.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Mrs. C. Sasikala

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

15.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr. J. Devakumar

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

16.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr. R. Mahendran

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

17.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr.S. Karthik Sundaram

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

18.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr. A. M. Ramanchandran

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

19.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr. N. Vidhya

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

20.

17.2.2021 to 20.2.2021

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Online Certificate Course on "HPLC Mass Technology"

HPLC Mass Facility, Department of Applied Chemistry, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

21.

27/01/2021 to 08/02/2021

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

UGC Stride Sponsored nine day online Training Program on Excellence in Research

Avinashilingam Institute for Home science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore.

22.

4.1.2021 to 8.1.2021 (5 days)

Dr. J. Renga Ramanujam

Online FDP of AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy

Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology

23.

10.12.2020 to 30.12.2020 (21 days)

Dr. J. Renga Ramanujam

FDP on “Educational Management and Leadership for Sustainable Environment”

CALEM, Panjab University

24.

5.12.2020

Dr. J. Renga Ramanujam

University Distinguised Lecture on “Art of Science in the Time of Virus and Beyond: The Brave New World”

SRM University

25.

7th -12th December 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

AICTE sponsored One Week Short Term training Programme on “Biotechnology and its application in Tribal areas”

Ballarpur Institute of Technology

26.

15.09.2020

Dr. J. Devakumar

Cancer Prediction using Machine Learning

Wisecorner Laboratories Pvt Ltd

27.

15.09.2020

Dr. J. Devakumar

Certificate Course on Digital Teaching Techniques

ICT Academy

28.

15.09.2020

Dr.S.S.Sudha

Institution's Innovation Council (IIC)

MHRD's Innovation Cell, New Delhi

29.

15.09.2020

Dr.S.S.Sudha

Cancer Prediction using Machine Learning

Wisecorner Laboratories Pvt Ltd

30.

15.09.2020

Dr.S.S.Sudha

Certification Course on Digital Teaching Techniques

ICT Academy

31.

15.09.2020

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

National webinar on “Food Safety"

Nehru Arts and Science College

32.

15.09.2020

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Certificate Course on Digital Teaching Techniques

ICT Academy

33.

15.09.2020

Mrs. C. Sasikala

Certification Course on Digital Teaching Techniques

ICT Academy

34.

29.8.2020

Dr. J. Renga Ramanujam

Mind Control: Managing Your Mental Health During COVID 19

Coursera

35.

16.8.2020

S. Karthik Sundaram

Antimicrobial resistance - theory and methods

Coursera

36.

16.8.2020

S. Karthik Sundaram

Epidemics, Pandemics and Outbreaks MOOC

Coursera

37.

15th -18th July 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Four days online Training course on “Mass Spectrophotometry and Proteomics”

Amazing Biotech Ltd., Chennai

38.

6th -8 th July 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Three days online Training course on “Real Time PCR based Gene Expression and Pathogen detection”

Amazing Biotech Ltd., Chennai

39.

21st -25th June 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Five days online Training Course on “ Gel based Proteomics”

Amazing Biotech Ltd., Chennai

40.

15 May 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

LaTex Training sponsored by Spoken Tutorial IIT Bombay.

Sree Narayana Guru College, Coimbatore

41.

18th – 19th May 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

Workshop on “Biomedical Application in Translational Research (BATR-2020)

Alagappa University

42.

10th –15th August 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

One Week Online Certificate Course on “Digital Teaching Techniques”

ICT Academy

Staff Presentation

S.No Date Name of the Faculty Name of the Conference Name of the title College

1

07.11.20

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Virtual one day International Conference

Importance of Microorganisms in Research –ICMR 2020

IQAC and Department of Microbiology, Annai Violet Arts and Science College, Chennai

2

18th to 21st May 2020

Dr. S. Senthil Prabhu

4 days online International E- Conference 2020 on “ Novel Biotechnological Approach to Sustain in Pandemic Scenario at Sri Nehru Maha vidhyala College, Coimbatore

Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles using fungi and its application

Sri Nehru Maha vidhyala College, Coimbatore

Students Presentation

S.No Date Name of the student Name of the event Name of the title College
1 07.11.20 Ms. Anagha Nair Virtual one day International Conference Importance of Microorganisms in Research –ICMR 2020 IQAC and Department of Microbiology, Annai Violet Arts and Science College, Chennai

Staff Publication

S.No Name of Author Paper Title Journal Name Year / Month Vol & Issue No Impact Factor

1

Mrs. C. Sasikala, Dr. D. Geetharamani, Mynumathi Maragatham

Designing Media from Domestic Waste to Enhance Growth of Chlorococcum humicola and Its Application on Mosquito Control

International Journal of Scientific Development and Research

E ISSN No.2230-7605 Date2020/1/1 Vol 10 Issue 1

0.88

UGC

2

Mrs. C. Sasikala, Dr. D. Geetharamani, Swathi

Invitro screening of Anticandidal activity of microalgae Dispora cuneiformis

International Journal of Scientific Development and Research

ISSN No. 2455-2631Date 2020/5, Vol 5 Issue 5

5.47

UGC

3

Mrs. C. Sasikala, Dr. D. Geetharamani, M Mynumathi

Bioremediation of dairy effluent and mass production of algal biofertilizer

International Journal of Scientific Development and Research

ISSN No. 2455-2631Date 2020/6, Vol 5 Issue 6

5.47

UGC

4

Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram

Bioremediation of Preprocessed Plastic Wastes through Microbial Consortium

Journal of Advanced Scientific Research

ISSN No. 2455-2631Date 2020/6, Vol 5 Issue 6

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UGC

5

Dr.S.S.Sudha, Dr. Devakumar, MADURI NAGARAJAN, SINDHUJA BASKARAN

Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticle from Couroupita Guianensis Leaf Extract and Its Effect on Clinical Pathogens

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research

ISSN- 0974-2441 Vol 13, Issue 10, Aug 2020

0.4

UGC

6

C. Sasikala, D. Geetharamani, Evetha K

Extraction of Pigment from Pomegranate (Punica granatum) Flower Used for Various Applications

International Journal of Scientific Development and Research

E ISSN No.2230-7605 Date2020/1/1 Vol 10 Issue 1 pp 93-98

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* Dr. Mahenthiran R, Sudharsan K,
Sornambiga Ravi2,
Archana S. Nair,
Vishnu Priyanka K,
Poovendiran P.

Preparation andcharacterizationof antigens against isolatedShigella sppfrom infected stool samples

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Manuscript no:WJPR/20029/10/2021

Volume 10, Issue 4, 1174-1183(ISSN 2277– 7105)

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Dr.R. Mahenthiran,

2.Sornambiga Ravi,
3.Sri Alamelu.K.V.

Generation, Purification and Characterization of Chicken Egg Yolk Antibodies (IgY) against Lipase Enzyme

International journal of research and analytical reviews(IJRAR)
Manuscript no: IJRAR_ 231899

March 2021, Volume 8, Issue 1 (E-ISSN 2348-1269, P- ISSN 2349-5138)

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Dr. Mahenthiran R,

2. Sri Alamelu K.V,
3.Sornambiga Ravi

To evaluate the anti-microbial efficiency ofChlorohexidine, nisin, chitosan, and IgY antibodies againstenterococcus faecalis, and candida albicans

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Manuscript no:WJPR/20237/10/2021

Volume 10, Issue 4, 1972-1986. (ISSN 2277– 7105)

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10

Dr. R. Mahenthiran,Sornambiga Ravi,
Sri Alamelu. K. V

Production of oral IgY Antibody-A novel immunotherapy against Clostridium difficile

International Journal of Trend in Scientific Research and Development (IJTSRD)
Manuscript no: IJTSRD39892

Volume 5 Issue 3, March-April 2021(e-ISSN: 2456 – 6470)

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11

Dr. R. Mahenthiran,Sornambiga Ravi,
Sri Alamelu. K. V

Generation and characterization of chicken egg yolk antibodies against common pathogens like canine parvovirus, canine coronavirus and salmonella typhimurium

International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts (IJCRT)
Manuscript no:
IJCRT_205018

Volume 9, Issue 3 March 2021(ISSN: 2320-2882)

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12

S. S. Sudha, Devakumar Joseph, Maduri Nagarajan, Sindhuja Baskaran

Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticle from Couroupita Guianensis Leaf Extract and its Effect on Clinical Pathogens

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research- ISSN- 0974-2441 Vol 13, Issue 10, Aug 2020

Vol 13, Issue 10, Aug 2020 pp pp 117-121

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13

Dr. Mahenthiran R,

Sri Alamelu K.V,
Sornambiga Ravi

Generation and Characterization of Chicken Egg Yolk Antibodies (IgY) against Helicobacter pylori and Testing its Potential by In Vitro Method for Therapeutic Use

Pensee International Journal Volume 51, issue 4 2021(ISSN: 0031-4773)
(PIJ)

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14

R. Menaka, S. Karthik Sundaram

Production of biodiesel based on the bio remediative potential of algae on industrial effluent

International Journal of Scientific Development and Research

2455-2631, 6/15/2021,6(6)

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15

Dr.N.Vidhya

Antibacterial and phytochemical analysis of Cuminum cyminum (cumin) and Illicium verum (Star anise) against clinical pathogens

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research

2277– 7105, 5/4/2021, 10(6)

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16

Dr.N.Vidhya

Tannase enzyme extracted from Aspergillus niger under solid state fermentation using leaves as the substrate and their application on antibacterial activities

International Journal of creative research thoughts

2320-2882

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17

Dr.N.Vidhya

Antibacterial and phytochemical analysis of Cinnamomum zeylanicum and Artemisia absinthium oil against the food borne microbes

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research

Volume 10, Issue 6, 1133-1142

Google scholar

18

Dr. A.M. Ramachandran

Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Zingiber officinale rhizome extract and its application on diabetic ulcer.

International journal of creativite research thoughts

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19

Dr. J. Devakumar

Evaluvate efficiency of euphorbia tirucalli l.against ear infection causing pathogens

International journal of creative research thoughts

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others

20

Dr. J. Devakumar

Comparative study of banana peel and black tea extracts against periodontitis causing staphylococcus aureus

International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts

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UGC approved

21

Dr. J. Devakumar

Development offungal Consortium todegrade thepolyethylene Polymer andpolystyrene

International journal of progressive research in science and engineering

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others

22

Dr.R.Mahenthiran

Assay of Antigen Preparation for Production of Antibody against Bacterial and Fungal spp.

Aegaeum journal

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Google scholar

23

Dr.R.Mahenthiran

Assay of Antigen Preparation for Production of Antibody against Bacterial and Fungal spp.

Aegaeum journal

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Google scholar

24

Dr.R. Mahenthiran

Analysis of genetic variants and mutations of the novel coronavirus sars-cov-2

World journal of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences

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Google scholar

25

Dr.R. Mahenthiran

Antibacterial activity of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) on Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli isolate from wound infections

Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR)

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Google scholar

Research Funding

S.No Name of the Faculty Name of the project / scheme Sanction No. and Date Funding body Amount
1 Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram Bioremediation of Preprocessed Plastic Wastes through Microbial Consortium Lr. No. TNSCST/SPS6/AR/2019-20 dt 12.08.2020 Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology Rs. 7500/-
2 Dr.S.S.Sudha DBT Star College Scheme 102/IFD/SAN/305/2020-21 dated 23.06.2020. DBT 12,12,778

Co-curricular Activities

S.No Name of the Event Date Venue Prize Won
1 Virtual competions - Oral presentations on “Recent Developments in Microbiology” 08.01.21 Google meet idw-czkz-xdb -

Students Participation

S.No Date Name of the Students Event College Inter Collegiate / Inter Departmental Prizes won

1

9-Mar-21

Ms. A. Nivedha

Science Academies Summer Research Fellowship Programme for Students and Teachers 2020

Goswami, Dr. Chandan, NISER, Bhubaneshwar

Inter Collegiate

Fellowship Award

2

12-Nov-20

Ms. Nisha R B

PG Indira Gandhi Single Girl Child Scholarship

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Rs. 36,200 for 2 years

Students Counseled

S.No Name of the class Number of Students
1 I B Sc 15
2 II B Sc 20
3 III B Sc 12
4 I PG 10
5 II PG 7
 

Archive (2015-2020)

 
 

Faculty Details

01. Professor and Head
Renga_Ramanujam
Dr.J. Rengaramanujam
M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDBI., Ph.D., SET., NET(CSIR).

drrengaramanujam@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 15.5 years | Research: Nil

Specialization

Medical Microbiology, Microbial Genetics

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02. Professor
Geetharamani
Dr. D. Geetharamani
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

drgeetharamani@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 25 Years | Research: 12 years

Specialization

Natural Product, Drug Discovery, Microbial Physiology

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03. Professor / Co-Ordinator - CDC
Sudha
Dr.S.S.Sudha
M.Sc., Ph.D., PGDBI., MBA.

drsudha@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 21 years 5 Months | Industry: Nil

Specialization

Environmental Biotechnology & Medical Microbiology

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04. Professor
Vidhya
Dr.N.Vidhya
M.Sc., M.Phil., SLET., Ph.D.

vidhya@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 21 Years 5 Months | Industry: Nil

Specialization

Medical Microbiology

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05. Associate Professor
Ramachandran
Dr. A.M. Ramachandran
M.Sc., Ph.D.

ramachandran@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 14 years | Industry: 5.9 Years | Research: 5 years

Specialization

Agricultural Microbiology, Pharmaceutical QA

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06. Assistant Professor(SG)
Senthil_Prabhu
Dr.S.Senthil Prabhu
M.Sc., M. Phil., PGDCRDM., Ph.D., SET

senthilprabhu@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 15.3 years | Industry: 1 Year | Research: 8 Years

Specialization

Environmental and Applied Microbiology

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07. Assistant Professor
Sasikala
Mrs.C.Sasikala
M. Sc., M. Phil., PGDQA (Ph. D)

sasikalac@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 9 years | Industry: 2 years

Specialization

Marine Microbiology

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08. Assistant Professor
Karthik_Sundaram
Dr. S. Karthik Sundaram
M. Sc., Ph.D.

karthiksundaram@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 5 years | Research: 8 years

Specialization

Bioremediation, Industrial Effluent Management

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09. Assistant Professor
Mahenthiran
Dr. R. Mahenthiran
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

mahenthiran@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: 2 years | Research: 3 years

Specialization

Immunotechnology

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10. Assistant Professor
Nivethitha
Ms. M. Nivethitha
M.Sc.

nivethitha.m@drngpasc.ac.in

Experience

Teaching: -

Specialization

Medical Microbiology

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B.Sc., Microbiology

Programme educational objectives

The Curriculum is designed to attain the following learning goals which students shall accomplish by the time of their graduation:

  • To inculcate practical knowledge in correlation with the theoretical knowledge.
  • To equip the students to meet the requirements of the current technology in Microbiology.
  • To motivate and train the students in various clinical and industrial sectors.
  • To encourage students to involve in research to explore microorganisms for the betterment of mankind.

Programme outcomes

On the successful completion of the programme, the following are the expected outcomes.

PO Number PO Statement
P01 To prepare microbiologists who are competent, creative, and highly valued professionals in academia, industry and private/public sector that are capable of excelling in careers of their choice.
P02 To impart basic knowledge on the theoretical basis of the tools and techniques and to imbibe and demonstrate the practical skills in microbiology.
P03 To disseminate knowledge in microbiological discipline and to promote and develop competency in microbiology that have enduring value beyond the classroom.
P04 To instill a pattern of life-long learning and to translate the potentials of microorganisms to the welfare of biosphere.
P05 To explore the scope of various branches of microbiology to become an entrepreneur.

 

M.Sc., Microbiology

Programme educational objectives

The Curriculum is designed to attain the following learning goals which students shall accomplish by the time of their graduation to:

  • Present intense knowledge in areas of organization and functioning of micro-organisms.
  • Familiarize with the operations of bio instruments and related techniques.
  • Enable students to understand the applications of microbiology in healthcare, agriculture, food technology & environmental protection.
  • Provide opportunities to develop skills and participate in Research projects.

Programme outcomes

On the successful completion of the programme, the following are the expected outcomes.

PO Number PO Statement
P01 To impart knowledge of various branches of Microbiology and to understand the role of microorganisms in human welfare and sustainable development.
P02 To acquire skills in the techniques used to observe and study the nature of microorganisms and the techniques, skills, and modern tools necessary for biological practice.
P03 To appreciate the complexities of microbiological processes for industrial and other purposes, especially the genetic manipulation of microorganisms for the production of antibiotics, hormones, etc.
P04 To inculcate broad education necessary to understand the impact of microbiological solutions in a global and societal context; an ability to function in multi-disciplinary teams; To develop the ability to identify, formulate, and solve biological problems and to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
P05 To create awareness of contemporary issue and to appreciate the applications of Microbiology to become an entrepreneur.

Notable Persons Visited

  • Dr.ArunkumarRawat, Director, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of science and Technology, New Delhi
  • Col.Dr.Rajiv Mohan Gupta, ICMR, New Delhi
  • Dr.Kulbhushan Sharma, WHO Advisor, New Delhi
  • Dr.Lee Chew Tin, UniversitiTeknologi, Malaysia (UTM)
  • Dr. Eswarakhanth Muthukrishanan, Spain
  • Dr. P. Sumathy, Food Safety Lead auditor,URS, Dubai
  • Dr.C.Muthukumar King Saudi University,Saudi Arabia
  • Prof.Dr.Shamim Ahmad, Institute of Opthamology,Aligarh Muslim University, UP
  • S.Jayasomu, Scientist & Associate editor, CSIR, New Delhi
  • Dr.AshokRattan,Advisor, Escorts Hospitals, New Delhi
  • Jyotsna.P.Thakare, National Institue of Virology Pune
  • Dr.Varsha Gupta,M.D. Microbiologist, Chandigarh
  • Dr.Geetha Mehta, Lady Medi college, New Delhi
  • Dr. Leelavathy, Head, Department of skin and STD, Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospitals, Bangalore
  • Dr. B C Pillai, Dean Research of Karunya University
  • Prof. Dr.K.K. Krishnamoorthy, R.S.Puram, Cbe
  • Dr.G.Jayalakshmi, Professor & Head, Dept. of Microbiology,Madras Medical College, Chennai
  • Dr.K.Gopinathan, Bharath Biotech, Hyderabad
  • Dr. G.Dhinakar raj, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai
  • Dr. G.Subramanian,Research adviser, Mahatma Gandhi medical college, Pondicherry
  • Dr. P. Rajendran, Professor, Madha Medical College, President IAAM
  • Dr. T. J. Pandian, Indian National Science Academy (INSA)
  • Dr. Dhilip Mathai, CMC Hospital, Vellore
  • Dr.SeemanthiniDesai,Consultant in Microbiology, Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore
  • Prof. V.Ramaswami,SG Scientist,TNSCST,Chennai
  • Dr.N.Thajuddin, Associate Professor & Head Department of Microbiology Bharathidasan university Tiruchirapalli
  • Dr.Subhash Chandra Parija, Director, Jipmer, Pondicherry
  • DR.R.Rajendran , Principal PSG CAS Coimbatore
  • Dr.K.Kadirvelu, Joint Director, (DRDO), Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

Best Practices

  • Conducting common seminar to enhance presentation and communication skills
  • Motivating the PG students to do their research project as a funded one by applying to granting bodies like TNSCST
  • Students Internship training had been made mandatory to organizations like KMCH which have advanced laboratory procedures
  • Interested students are entertained to do part time research even at UG level
  • Research aptitude and its role in development of the nation is reiterated through discussions on research articles
  • Value addition to their core by conducting special lectures and laboratory workshops
  • Frequent feed backs are collected by the tutors and head to concentrate on areas to be improved
  • Conduct various extension activities to imbibe social responsibilities by reaching the public and their issues
  • Our students are given opportunity to host interdepartmental competitions to inculcate managerial excellence
  • Periodic counseling is given to students who are under stress due to various intrinsic and extrinsic factors
  • Cognitive skills and comprehensive thinking is cultivated by designing programmes like quiz, just a minute, debate and group discussions
  • Students are motivated to take part in various competitions for developing right spirit and attitude

Students Achievements

Prizes Won in Paper Presentation/ Project Contest/ Best Paper Award/ Symposiums/ Workshop

Date Student Name Event/Programme Organizer/Venue Prize
Academic Year 2018-2019
10-Aug-18 M. Praveen, A. Tamilarasu International Workshop on “Approaches in Basic and Applied Research in Science and Technology” sponsored by Indian Science Congress Association, Coimbatore chapter PG and Research Department of Zoology, Kongu Nadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore
Participation
11-Aug-18 M. Mynumathi Tamil oration In-house
II
03-Sep-18 Vinothini R. Pusphavalli R. National level conference on “Recent Innovation in Nano medicine and Drug Delivery” sponsored by DDU Kaushal Kendra and Department of Applied Sciences ST Aloysius College, Mangaluru
Participation
04-Sep-18 M. Mynumathi Allitharbar Tamil Oration Hello FM, Coimbatore
II
06-Sep-18 M. Mynumathi Extempore speech (Tamil) LIC of India
I
Sep -18 Samrat Ashok V. Vasudevan Business English Certificate Preliminary -
Pass Level B1
14-May-18 to 19-May-18 N. Maduri - Pasteur Institute of India, Coonoor
Industrial Training on Vaccines and Tissue culture
21-May-18 to 31-May-18 N. Maduri - Kaleeswari Refinery Private Limited
Industrial training
06-Jan-19 Ms. M. Mynumathi Oratorical Competition Kovai Kamban Kalagam
Selected for state level
Ms. M. Mynumathi Poetry - Tamilnadu Tamilnadu Ponvila Competition
Kavisemmal Award
Academic Year 2017-2018
14-Jul-17 N. S. Adarsh Karthik K. Praveen Spell Tech – TechBeat’ 17 Department of Computer Technology
I
25-Jul-17 Mynumathi Speech Competition Covai Book Festival 2017, Coimbatore
I
18-Aug-17 Dhanalakshmi M. Disaster Management and First Aid In-house
Participation
22-Sep-17 23-Sep-17 Krishna Kumar B. Poster Presentation -15thIAAM National Level Conference Department of Microbiology, Vivekananda College of Arts and Sciences for Women, Tiruchengode
I
22-Sep-17 23-Sep-17 Sowmia B. Swetha Poster Presentation -15thIAAM National Level Conference Department of Microbiology, Vivekananda College of Arts and Sciences for Women, Tiruchengode
II
Academic Year 2016-2017
17-Jun-16 to 24-Jun-16 P. Saranya sri International Youth Exchange Programme 16 Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India and Republic of China
Representative of India
14-Jul-16 Renuka Navaneethan S. Pavithra Connection Department of Computer Technology
I
14-Jul-16 Puvanesan P. Saranya Sri P. Poster Presentation Department of Computer Technology
I
19-Jul-16 M. S. Sri Varshini S. Reshmika Poster Presentation - International Day against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking Department of Hospital Administration
III
20-Jul-16 S. Nandhini Tamil Essay - International Day against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking Department of Hospital Administration
I
21-Jul-16 S. Nandhini Tamil Oratorical - International Day against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking Department of Hospital Administration
I
10-Aug-16 Saranya Sri. P. Book Review - “COMMERCIAL BLAST” Department of Commerce
II
10-Aug-16 Reshmika. S. Srivarshini. M. S. Archana S. Nair Photo Collage - “COMMERCIAL BLAST” Department of Commerce
I
10-Aug-16 Nivedha. J. Pavithra. S. Quiz competition - “COMMERCIAL BLAST” Department of Commerce
I
15-Aug-16 R. Pushpavalli State Level Painting Competition Kavi Arasar Kalaithamil Sangam
Ooviya Olisudar Award
17-Aug-16 J. Nivetha Patriotic Minds (Quiz) - Brave Bharat 16 Department of International Business
III
17-Aug-16 N. Nilanivetha K. Abinaya Poster Presentation - One Day National Conference on Food Processing and Technology (Igniting India) – Towards Entrepreneurship Department of Nutrition and Dietetics and EDC
I
17-Aug-16 J. Nivetha Patriotic Minds (Quiz) - Brave Bharat 16 Department of International Business
III
22-Aug-16 S. Nandhini Tamil Oratorical Department of Biochemistry
I
22-Aug-16 Shinila. M. C. Divya. P. Athira. K. V. Rahana. P.V. Indhumathi. P. Sangeetha. K. Reshma. S. Kalpana. S. Iswariya. M. Nivethitha. T. Vidhyashree. K.V. Srikavi. A. Helen Lawrencia G. Sangeetha. B. Sindhuja. B. PavithraNayaki. K. Manisha. R. Pavithra. R. Gayathri. C. M. Abarna. R. Sangeetha. P. Kalaiyarasi. B. Praveen. M. Selvakumar. R. Mathan. S. Jayasuriya. C. Arun Kumar. P. Tonyadijah Jeganeeshwaran Aakash. C. Mohamad Abdul Bajith Mahalakshmi. S. Keerthana. S. S. Kalima A. Sandhya M. Arunkumar R. Piruthika M. Naveena A.S. ShamugaPriya K. Pavithragayathri K. Sowbagyam K. Eniyathendral S. Kalima A. Sandhya M. Arunkumar J. Devakumar V. Keerthana L. Durgadevi Symposium on “Genetics, Genomics and Proteomics – Applications in clinical Research” Ganga Medical Centre and Hospitals Pvt. Ltd., Coimbatore.
Participation
23-Aug-16 R. Pushpavalli Glass Painting Department of Biochemistry
III
10-Sep-16 Devakumar 14th IAAM Conference In-house
Life Membership
21-Sep-16 Samrat Ashok Avinash kumar Ragupathy Gowtham R. Gowtham S. Brand Race - ICONSOFT – 2K16 Department of Computer Science
II
18-Oct-16 & 19-Oct-16 M. S. Srivarshini S. Reshmika National Level Technical Symposium on “Innovations in Biotechnology for sustainable Development – Clean and Green Technology” (Evogen 2K16) – Poster Presentation Department of Computer Science
II
20-Dec-16 & 21-Dec-16 R. Hemalatha S. Mahalskshmi Anjali G. Menon S. Nishola G. Ramya C. M. Gayathri B. Sindhuja M. Nivedha S. Sudha Abirami N. Subiksha Science Academies Lecture Workshop on “Impact of Life Sciences in 21st Century” PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
Participation
23-Dec-16 Nivetha. R Jenifer Mercy NGP Fest - Paper Art Fine Arts Club
II
26-Dec-16 to 04-Jan-17 S Latha S Raathika Certificate programme on “Advanced Food Science Technology” Kavin Bioresearch
Certification
12-Jan-17 S. Nandhini Tamil Oratorical Department of International Business
II
25-Feb-17 R. Raaththika Skit Manavar Mandram - CASCALL 2K17, PSG College of Arts and Science
II
Academic Year 2015-2016
29-Sep-15 Sharmila
Selvakumar
Paper Presentation Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
I
29-Sep-15 Agsal Angeline Poster Presentation Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
III
06-Oct-15 Sharmila A.
Selva kumar R.  
Inter Departmental Competition  - Paper PRESENTATION Dept. of Biochemistry
II
08-Oct-15 Sharmila A. Inter Departmental Competition  - Mind Brave  Dept of CLT, Dr. N. G. P Arts and Science College
I
08-Oct-15 Sharmila A
Pavithra Nayaki K
UG Final Year
Inter Departmental Competition  - DEBT Dept. of CLT
II
08-Oct-15 Sharmila .A
UG Final Year
Inter Departmental Competition  - Mind Brave  Dept. of CLT
I
Oct - 15 Nandhini Tamil Oratorical Competition Nirmala College for Women
II
18-Dec-15 to 19-Dec-15 V. Pradeepa Poster Presentation Department of Biological Sciences, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science
III
18-Dec-15 to 19-Dec-15 V. Keerthana Oral Presentation Department of Biological Sciences, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science
II
18-Dec-15 to 19-Dec-15 P. Amudha Oral Presentation Department of Biological Sciences, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science
I
18-Dec-15 to 19-Dec-15 V. Pradeepa Poster Presentation Department of Biological Sciences, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science
III
18-Dec-15 to 19-Dec-15 V. Keerthana Oral Presentation Department of Biological Sciences, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science
II
28-Dec-15 to 29-Dec-15 R. Piruthika A. S. Shanmuga priya Pavithra 
Gayathri K. J. Devakumar
MARINA'15 - 8th  National  Conference - Paper Presentation Department of Biotechnology
Paper Presentation
10-Feb-16 S. Pavithra National Conference on Bioresolution – A promising strategy Department of Bioscience, Sri Krishna Arts and Science College.
III
14-Feb-16 S. Nandhini HiLARICUS – South Indian Level Inter Collegiate Cultural Hindusthan College of Arts and Science
III
Academic Year 2014-2015
19.07.2014 & 20.07.2014
Anitha S NABS National Seminar on Biodiversity Conservation – Status, Future and Way forward Department of Biotechnology, K. S. Rengasamy College of Technology
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12.09.2014 to 13.09.2014
Selvi Sofia J,
Loganagi J,
Shanmuga Priya A S,
Nivetha S,
Divya Bharathi B,
Lavanya P,
Reshma R,
Shahana Priya S,
Srimathi S
National Conference on Advances in Science and Technology PSG College of Arts and Science
Oral, Poster and Science Quiz
  Ms. Nandhini “Tamil pesuu Tamilai Pesuu” Pothigai TV Dr. N. G. P. Arts and Science College
II
07.02.2015 to 09.02.2015
S Anitha
Devakumar J
National workshop on Advanced Microbial Diagnostic Methods Department of Microbiology, Selvamm Arts and Science college
-
23.02.2015 to 24.02.2015
Mangaiyarkarasi A,
S Anitha
K R Mohanapriya
National Level Certificate Programme on Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Biosciences PG and Research Department of Zoology, Holy cross College, Trichy.
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24.03.2015 to 25.03.2015
Mangaiyarkarasi A
K R Mohanapriya
Carbon Sequestration Seminar 2015 C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
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