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Faculty Details


Dr Vanitha N M

Associate Professor,

Specialisation : Agricultural Microbiology


Faculty Details

Eligibility Details
Category Subject Status
KSET Botany Cleared
PhD Details
Title of Thesis University / Institution University Address Date of Registration Date of Completion Details of papers published Current Status
Impact of Agricultural waste compost(AWC) with beneficial microorganisms on crop plants Bangalore University Department of Botany, Bangalore University, Jnanabharathi Campus, Bangalore: 56 23-03-1995 28-06-2001 Production and evaluation of phosphocompost from neem with rock phosphate Awarded
Books Published
Title Type No of Authors or Editors Your authorial position Year ISBN Publisher Details
FOOD MICROBIOLOGY Authored 3 Other 2014 978-1-25-906251-3 McGraw Hill Education (India) Private Limited
Book Chapter Published
Article Title Book title Book editor Article pages No of Chapters Year ISBN Publisher Details
Production and Evaluation of Phosphocompost from Neem with Rock Phosphate Biofertilizers and Biopesticides A M Deshmukh 128-131 1 1998 81-900553-5-6 Technoscience Publications, B-34, Dev Nagar, Tonk Road, Jaipur:302018
Title Journal Name Year DOI/URL Your authorial position How many authors Clarivate IF
Fish waste- An effective Biocompost Proceedings of the international conference on green technologies for sustainable ecosystems and tra 2016 january 1st and corresponding 2
Development of dengue database by using bioinformatics tools and techniques International Journal of recent scientific research 2016 november 1st and corresponding 3
Ethanol production potential of bacterial and yeast isolates from ripe jackfruit wastes Food processing technologies-challenges and solution for sustainable food security 2013 january 2nd 2
Isolation of cellulose degrading bacteria and yeasts from pineapple waste International Journal of current research and review 2012 october 2nd 2
Occurance of fungi and the physico-chemical analysis of an untreated pharmaceutical effluent and its Biovistas: Future and beyond. A national journal of plant sciences 2007 February 1st and corresponding 2
Enzyme Kinetics from Bacillus brevis in spoilt banana Biovistas: Future and beyond. A national Journal of Plant Sciences 2006 February 1st and corresponding 2
Title of Project Category Level Department Current Status Principal Investigator Funding Agency Project Start Date Project End Date Amount
DATA BASE FOR DENGUE VIRUS-A BIOINFORMATIC APPROACH Minor Local Microbiology Completed VANITHA N M UGC 24-03-2014 24-09-2015 70.000.00
Title of Paper Title of Seminar/Conference Organized by Level Start Date Place Country Duration
Enzyme Kinetics of Amylase from Bacillus Brevis in spoilt banana Biovistas: Future and Beyond Department of Botany National 24-02-2006 st. joseph's college, bangalore india Two Days
A study on the growth of species of Aspergillus in floral extracts of Tagetes erecta 3rd Global summit on medicinal and aromatic plants (GOSMAP-3) Chiang Mai University International Chiang Mai Thailand Three Days
Membership (Research body/Professional Association)
Name of the Body Position Level Start Date End Date Any other Information
AFSTI Life member National 10-11-2020
The Indian Science Congress Association Life Member National 23-09-2014
The Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) Life Member National 13-05-2013
Previous Experience
Designation Institution Name Start Date End Date
Lecturer St. Anne's First Grade College 01-07-1999 30-06-2003
Guest Lecturer Bangalore University 01-08-1997 23-05-2000
part time lecturer B M Sreenivasaiah College For Women 10-01-1994 31-03-1994
Faculty Development Program
Title of Event Type of Event Level Organized by Place Date From Date To
Refresher course in Life Sciences Refresher Courses National Bharathiar University Online platform 29-12-2021 11-01-2022
SARs-CoV-2 Research: insights from computational Biology. FDPs attended National Kristu Jayanthi College Bengaluru 11-05-2020 15-05-2020
Newer trends in Immunology Refresher Courses National Department of Microbiology-SJC Bengaluru 25-01-2020 25-01-2020
HEALTHY EATING AND SAFE FOOD Workshop National ramaiah University Bengaluru 22-01-2020 22-01-2020
Stem Teacher Training Workshop on Research Based Pedagogical Tools Workshop National IISER Pune Sacred Heart Collegge, Cochin 11-10-2017 14-10-2017
Data Analysis in Natural Sciences FDPs attended Local Kristu Jayanti College Bangalore 20-03-2017 20-03-2017
Recent Advances in Immuno Molecular Diagnostics FDPs attended State Government of Karnataka-VGST, IT, BT S and T Oxford college of Science 05-02-2013 08-02-2013
Author Workshop Workshop Local Springer Christ University 28-01-2013 28-01-2013
Bioinformatics techniques in drug designing Workshop National Department of Botany Bangalore 19-01-2012 20-01-2012
Resource Persons
Title of the Program Role Level Organized by Start Date Place Country
microbes in use-an enterpreunial approach Invited Talk Undergraduate Loyola first grade college 02-02-2019 Manavi, Raichur india
Colloquium Subject Expert Pre-University College St. Joseph's Pre-University College Bangalore India

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