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Department of Bio-Technology

Research

Ongoing Funded Projects

Sl.No Title of the Project Name of the funding Agency Amount (Rs.) Duration
1. Aspergillus carbonarius mutant in relation to partially saturated canthaxanthin biosynthesis (DST Project: YSS/2015/000298) DST-Science &Engineering Research Board 18,90,000 3 years
2. Production of ethanol using recycled paper wastes from educational institutions (ES-18) Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
3. Wound healing ointment from fish collagen incorporated with aloe vera (BS-36) Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
4. Blending of processed leather wastes with enzyme treated coir fiber to make cost effective stretchable fabrics (ES-17) Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
5. Isolation of bacillus subtilis (Nattokinase) for cardiacvascular disease (MS-05) Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
6. Formulation and characterization of Andrographispaniculata based first aid cream (MS-13) Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
7. Training on production of soy based products for the shelf empowerment and generation of income to rural women Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 50,000 5 Days

Completed Funded Projects

Sl.No Title of the Project Name of the funding Agency Amount (Rs.) Duration
1. Sub-100 nm Patterning of Biomolecules on silicon for the next generation chip DBT- Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India 70,04,000 3 Years
2. Establishment of Periyar Technology Business Incubator Deparmtne of Science Technology 4,77,000 5 Years
3. Integrated organic cultivation and processing of medicinal and aromatic plants for the rural development and women empowerment in Periyar PURA villages Department of Biotechnology, Government of India 19,98,000 4 Years
4. Setting up of demonstrative structures to function as Village Knowledge Centres, using bamboo composites products NMBA-TIFAC 5,50,000 2 Years
5. Development of quality plant material of bamboo and bamboo based products and applications NMBA-TIFAC 4,90,000 2 Years
6. Synthesis of green plastics from domestic waste Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 5,000 6 Months
7. Characterization of crystal growth (CHPD & COM) and inhibitory effects of Tribulusterrestris in view of developing a diagnostic kit Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 5,000 6 Months
8. Nanolevel imaging of antigen-antibody interactions using AFM Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 5,000 6 Months
9. Detection of immune modulatory and feed convertibility efficiency of Aloe vera and Tinosporacordifoliain broiler chicks by immunoassays Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 5,000 6 Months
10. Development of photobioreactor& production of biofuel from Microalgae Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
11. An environmental approach towards the synthesis of gold nanoparticles from Murrayakoenigii leaves Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 10,000 6 Months
12. Analysis of digestive enzymes in cockroach for degradation of plastics Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) 7,500 6 Months
13. Characterization of biodiesel to assess the feasibility for power generation and storage study to find out influence of external factors on biodiesel quality during storage DST 11,00,000

Fellowship / Scholarships / Awards

Sl.No Name of the Student Name of the Fellowship / Scholarship
1. Ms. Ahila M. DST - Junior Research Fellowship
2. Ms. M.P.Anamika Novozyme Internship
3. Mr. Sudarshan K Khorana Programme for Scholars
4. Mr. Tipack A.S Internship from Indian Academy of Sciences
5. Ms. Ann Maria P S Internship from Indian Academy of Sciences
6. Mr. Sib SankarGiri DST-INSPIRE Fellowship
7. Ms. NaseemaBanu CSIR-Senior Research Fellowship
8. Ms. Safreen sheik Dawood amanulla Dissertation trainee at Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hydrebad
9. Ms.Vidhyarthi Summer research fellow – Indian Institute of Science, Bengalur