Faculty Achievements

Awards

S. No.

Name

Organizer

Prize

 

Dr. K. Subramanian

International Institute for Education and Management (IIEM),New Delhi

Best Educationist Award

 

Dr. Arunava Das

103rd Indian Science Congress, Mysuru

Best Paper Award

 

Dr. K. P. Kannan

Navraj Educational and Charitable Trust, Coimbatore

Teacher Excellence Award 2015

Invited for Guest Lectures

S. No.

Date

Name of Staff

Topic

Venue where delivered

 

18-04-2016

Dr. R. Ravikumar

Recent Advancement in the Field of Ethanol as a Fuel and the Mass Transfer

SNS College of Technology, Coimbatore

 

09-03-2016

Dr. R. Ravikumar

Bioenergy Future Prospectives and economics

Kamaraj College of Engineering, Virudhunagar

 

26-01-2016

Mrs. M. Senthamarai

NSS Suyathozhil munaithal patriya vizhipunarvu

NSS special camp (4th day)
Govt School, Vetuvanputhur, Sathyamangalam

 

17-10-2015

Dr. B. A. Gowri Shankar

Introduction to Bio-Informatics

Kongu Engineering College

 

20-07-2015

Dr. K. P. Kannan

Synthesis, Characterization and Applications of Biomaterials

Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore

 

12-06-2015

Dr. B. A. Gowri Shankar

Isolation and characterization of toxins acting on voltage-dependent sodium channels from several snake and cone snail venoms

Textile Physical Testing Lab, ICT, Mumbai     

  08-12-2013 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Overview of Microbial Biotechnology Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. College of Technology, Coimbatore
  17-04-2013 Dr. R. Ravikumar CO2 Sequestration and product recovery for Short Term Training Programme

Department of Chemical Engineering,
Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Thudupathi

  07-12-2012 Dr. Arunava Das Creativity and innovation for problem solving during “Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp- I"

National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB),
Department of Science & Technology,
Govt. of India, New Delhi

  20-12-2012 Dr. Arunava Das
TBI @ BIT, its role in promoting entrepreneurship during “Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp-II" National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB),
Department of Science & Technology,
Govt. of India, New Delhi
  20-12-2012 Dr. Arunava Das
Creativity and innovation  for successful  entrepreneurship National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB),
Department of Science & Technology,
Govt. of India, New Delhi
  22-09-2012 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Wellness for sustainable entrepreneurial career BIT, Sathy
  22-08-2012 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Soft Skills and Career opportunities

Dept. of Biotechnology,
Dr.N G P College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore

  25-06-2011 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Career opportunities and orientation for placement Bharathidasan College of Arts & Science, Erode
  20-04-2010 Dr. R. Ravikumar “Optimization of process parameters for Ethanol prodiction using Response Surface Methodology” for an AICTE Sponsored Staff development Programme

Department of Biotechnoogy,
Jeppiaar Engineerig College, Chennai

  05-06-2010 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Applications of Microbial Biotechnology Bannari Amman Vidhya Niketan Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Sathyamangalam
  02-09-2009 Dr. G. S. Murugesan Yoga awareness programme Bannari Amman Vidhya Niketan Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Sathyamangalam
  25-04-2008

Dr. G. S. Murugesan

Microbial Biotechnology Gobi Arts & Science College, Gobi

Dr. R. Ravi Kumar, HOD i/c and Mr. M. Ranjithkumar, Junior Research Fellow - TNSCST Project, received the Best Poster Presentation award for the poster entitled "An effective biological pretreatment of fibrous cotton wastes from spinning mills by solid-state cultivation of Pleurotus florida" during the International Conference on Bioprocessing India - 2015 jointly conducted by IIT Madras, Anna University and Vellore Institute of Technology at IIT Madras during 17-19 Dec, 2015.

Dr.V.Sudarshana Deepa received Young Scientist Award DST-SERB,Govt. of India,New Delhi on 3rd, July 2015.

Mrs. S. Vidya (Asst Prof) have been awarded the prestigious "Science Academies' Summer Research Fellowship Programme for Teachers 2015" and will be working with Prof. Dr. Awasthi Shally's lab at King George's Medical University, Lucknow in the field of Immunology from 15th April 2015 till 15th June 2015.

Mr. Kulandai Arockia Rajesh Packiam, (Asst Prof) have been awarded the prestigious "Science Academies' Summer Research Fellowship Programme for Teachers 2015" and will be working with Prof. Dr. Somdatta Sinha's lab at the Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali in the field of Computational Biology from 15th April 2015 till 15th June 2015.

Dr.Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G), received the AICTE, Govt. of India Career Award for Young Teachers (CAYT) scheme for three years starting from the financial year 2013-2014.

Dr. K. P. Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr. G), received the “The Best Young Scientist Award” from  Prof. R. Thandavan, H’ble Vice Chancellor, University of Madras and Kalaimani Prof. Karu. Nagarajan, Tamil Nadu Higher Education Member Secretary during Educationalist Teachers Day Award 2013 held at AshaNivas, Chennai on 13.11.2013.

Dr. K. P. Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr. G), received the Fellow Award 2012 in recognition for the outstanding achievements and contributions to the field of Biotechnology by the Society for Applied Biotechnology.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awarded Second prize for the presentation of a paper on “Molecular Diagnosis of chronic enteritis in sheep from Meghalaya, India” in the National Symposium on “Application of Biotechnology in Medical Field- Current Scenario and Future Prospects (ABMF-2011)” during 28th - 29th September 2011.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awarded First prize for the presentation of a poster paper on “Rapid detection of Salmonella enterica SerovarTyphi from humans in theInternational Conference on “Computational Biotechnology and Nanotechnology” during 24th -26th February 2010.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awarded Third prize for the presentation of a poster paper on “Genotyping of Salmonella serovars from poultry” in the Fourth National Seminar on “Biotech Institute-Industry Interaction” during 19th-20th February 2010.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awarded First prize for the presentation of a poster paper on “Aeromonashydrophila in Catfish with ulcerative diseases” in the Third National Seminar on “Biotech Institute-Industry Interaction” during 3rd -4th April 2009.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awarded First prize for the presentation of paper on “Marker assisted selection for bacterial leaf blight resistance genes in rice (Oryza sativa)” in the National Level Technical Symposium on “Emerging Innovations in Biotechnology (Bioblossom’09)” on 18th March 2009.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awardedBest Poster for the presentation of a poster paper on “Investigation of acute diarrhea in pig and piglet by Polymerase chain reaction” in National Conference on “Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology” during 1st-3rd October 2008.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr. G) was awardedFirst prize for the presentation of paper on “Investigation of chronic enteritis in sheep, Meghalaya” in the two day National Conference on “Innovations in Biotechnology and their Commercialization” during 18th -19th March 2008.

Dr. G. S. Murugesan was selected as one of the “2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century” by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 2007.

Dr. G. S. Murugesan was granted the “21st Century Award for Achievement” and “Top 100 Scientists 2007” award by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge.

International Biographical Centre, Cambridge has conferred Dr. G. S. Murugesan the award of “Fellow of the International Biographical Association (FIBA)”, 2007.

Dr. G. S. Murugesan was granted the “Top 100 Educators 2008” award by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, Nov. 2007.

International Biographical Centre, Cambridge has conferred the award of “Leading Scientists of the World - 2013”, to Dr. G. S. Murugesan 21.12.2012.

Recognitions

Dr. N.S. Vasanthi, Professor and Head of the Department, was elected as Fellow of the Mycological Society of India in January 2009.

Dr. G. S. Murugesan, Assistant Professor (Sl.G) was selected as a candidate by by “Marquis Who’sWho”, NJ, USA and the Biography was included in

“Who’sWho in Medicine and Healthcare”, July 2006;
“Who’sWho in Science and Engineering”, Sep. 2006 (9th Edition);
“Who’sWho in Asia”, Dec, 2006 (1st Edition);
“Who’sWho in the World”, Nov. 2007 & 2009;
“Who’sWho in Asia 2012”, May, 2011 (2st Edition);
“Marquis Who’sWho Publications”, Jan 2012

Dr. K. Subramanian, Professor was conferred Honorary Doctor of Sciences (D.Sc.) by Senate of The Yorker International University, Italy in September 2007.

Dr.K.P.Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr.G), elected as Joint Secretary in Biologist Forum of India (BFI) from January 2011 onwards

Dr.K.P.Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr.G), have been selected as 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st century by the International Biographical Centre (IBC), Cambridge, England (Ref No: TINT7/c)

Dr.K.P.Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr.G), have been nominated as ‘International Biographical Centre Man of the Year 2012” by the International Biographical Centre (IBC), Cambridge, England (Ref. MOY 12/inv dated 27th April 2012)

Dr.K.P.Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr.G), have been nominated as “International Educator of the Year for 2012” by ” by the International Biographical Centre (IBC), Cambridge, England ( Ref. IEY/inv/6th July 2012)

Reviewer for Journals / Magazines

Dr.V.Sudarshana Deepa is a distinguishes reviewer of the following Publisher/Journals Introduction to Bioinformatics, Pearson’s Education, Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences British Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, European Journal of Medicinal Plant Research Current Drug Targets.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr.G) is a distinguished reviewer of the following international peer reviewed viz. Journals Malaysian Journal of Biotechnology, African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences, International Journal of Microbiology and Immunology Research and European Association of Fish Pathologist - Bulletin.

Dr.R.Ravikumar , Assistant Professor (Sl.Gr) is a distinguished reviewer of the following international peer reviewed viz Clean Soil And Water, Fountain Journal Of Natural And Applied Sciences , Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy.
 
Dr.G.S.Murugesan , Assistant Professor (Sl.G) is a reviewer for the following journals:
The Journal of Hazardous Materials”, Elsevier Science; Biotechnology Advances”, Elsevier Science; Bioremediation Journal”, Taylor & Francis; Desalination and Water Treatment; Biomedical Research International

 

Editorial team members for Journals/Magazines/Bulletin

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr.G) has been serving as the editor for BioNEWS-Biannual bulletin of Department of Biotechnology, BIT from 2008 onwards.

Dr. Arunava Das, Assistant Professor (Sr.G) has been serving as the editor for NECTAR-annual magazine of Department of Biotechnology, BIT from 2008 onwards.

Dr.K.P.Kannan, Assistant Professor (Sr.G), elected as Review member and Editorial Team member of “International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology” (IJREAT)

 

Membership in Professional Bodies

Dr.V.Sudarshana Deepa is a life member of Indian Society of Technical Education, Society of United Life Sciences, India, Indian Science Congress, Asia pacific Chemical, Biological and Environmental Society, International Association of Engineers and Association of Pharmacy Professionals

Dr. Arunava Das is a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi, Society for Biotechnologist (India), Kerela, North East Biotechnological Association, Assam

Dr. Arunava Das is a member of European Federation of Biotechnology, USA, Assam Science Society, Assam, Indian Poultry Science Association, CARI, Izatnagar, Uttar Pradesh, Research Journal of Biotechnology, Madhya Pradesh

Dr. R. Ravikumar is a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi, Associate Member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineering (AMIICHE), member of European Federation of Biotechnology (MEFB) in Barcelona and  Member  of Environmental Research and Development.

Dr.G.S.Murugesan , Assistant Professor (Sl.G) is a life member of ISTE and annual member of AMI.

 

Chaired sessions at National or International Conference / Seminar

Dr. Arunava Das has chaired a technical session in DBT sponsored National Seminar on “Microbial Products in Diverse Sectors: Agriculture, Chemicals, Energy, Enzymes, Healthcare and Polymers (MPDS-2014)”, during 6th-7th January 2014.

Dr. Arunava Das has chaired a technical session in ICMR sponsored National Seminar on “Application of PCR Techniques in the Diagnosis of Infectious Disease” during 11th -12th March 2010.

Dr. Arunava Das has chaired a technical session in ISTE and Sangenomics Research Pvt. Ltd sponsored National Conference on “Challenges in Biotechnology” on 28th March 2009.

 

Books/ Laboratory manual Authored

Arunava Das and N. S. Vasanthi, “Diagnosis of Foodborne Pathogens using Molecular Techniques-A laboratory Manual”, Published and Copyright by Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu, India, ISBN: 978-81-920460-0-6, 2012, pp. 1-52.

K. Subramanian and Arunava Das, “Microbial products in diverse sectors: agriculture, chemicals, energy, enzymes, healthcare and polymers”, Published and Copyright by Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, ISBN: 978-81-920460-6-8, 2014