Dept. of Biotechnology

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  • Workshops
  • Seminars / Conferences

S.No Date Topic Faculty Details (Name, Designation, Professional Address) Students Attended No. of students participated
1

21-09-19

Employability skills

Dr Pandu Ranga Rao

Vice President, Bharath Biotech, Bengaluru.

IV B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

125

2

31-08-19

Employability skills

Dr Krishna Kumari

Scientist

Bharath Biotech

Hyderabad

IV B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

125

3

05-07-19

Epitope mapping

Dr Sujan Mamidi

Computational Biologist

North Dakota State University

IV B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

125

4

16-03-19

Relevance of Biotechnology Curriculum and Nanobiotechnology

Dr G. Prabhakar Kulkarni (CEO EduBioskills Pvt. Ltd Bengaluru)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

278

5

14-02-19

Cancer-Theranostics

Dr G. Venkateswara Rao(Asst Prof medical college of Wisconsin)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

326

6

11-02-19

Seaweeds-Products for human importance

Dr. P. V. Subba Rao (Former Deputy Director CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnaagar Gujarat)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

370

7

02-02-19

Plant tissue culture

Dr M. Narasimhan (International Dit Lead Advanta Ltd

Banjara Hills)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

367

8

17&18-01-19

R-Statistics

Dr. Shyam Perugu

IV B.Tech, BI

35

9

27-10-18

Bio-hydrogen

Dr. S. Venkata Mohan, IICT (Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Awardee)

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

205

10

16-09-18

CRISPR Trip-III

Dr Shahul Hameed ( Wise corner labs pvt ltd)

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

195

11

08-09-18

CRISPR Trip-II

Dr. Shahul Hameed

(Wise corner labs Pvt. Ltd)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

198

12

07&08-09-18

Drug Design-Trip- II

Dr Arun And Berty Ashley

(Dystrophy Annihilation Research trust, Bangalore)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

203

13

25-08-18

CRISPR Trip-I

Dr Shahul Hameed          (Wise corner labs Pvt. Ltd. Chennai).

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

198

14

25-08-18

Placement skills Trip - II

Mr. Kishore DVB (Shantha Biotechnics pvt Ltd. Hyderabad)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

345

15

25-08-18

Drug Design-Trip- I

Dr Arun And Dr Aravind

(Dystrophy Annihilation Research trust, Bangalore)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

200

16

18-08-18

Entrepreneural skills Trip - I

Mr. Kishore DVB (Shantha Biotechnics Pvt. Ltd. Hyderabad)

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

340

17

04.08.18

Partnership for Vaccine Development Perspects and Challenges

Dr T. S. Rao, BOM member, VFSTR

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

327

18

03-07-2018

Gene can build and it's application in neurobiology

Mr. Hari krishna

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

304

19

27-03-18

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

Dr. P. Santhan

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

367

20

08&09-03-18

Use of Knowledge and Management in Biotechnology

Prabal Mall

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

253

21

22.08.2017

Bioprocess Engineering

Prof S.V Satyanarayana, Director, R&D, JNTU, Anantapur

III & IV B. Tech BT students

140

22

22-07-17

Funding Opportunities in Life sciences and Healthcare

Dr. Ramjee Pallela, Chief Manager, Grants Management Division, IKP Knowledge Park, Hyderabad. 

B. Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

23

21-07-17

Algal biotechnology for food, feed, energy and environmental applications

Dr. G.A Ravi Shankar

B. Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

24

15-07-17

BT perspecting of some food value plants and their bioactive metabolites.

Dr. P. Giridhar, Sr. Principal Scientist, CFTRI, Mysore

B. Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

25

07-04-17

Agricultural products for shrimp diseases

Dr.  Lavleen kumar Gupta, Director, IgY Immunologics, Hyd.

III B. Tech BI

20

26

17-03-17

Functional genomics of Cyanobacteria

Dr. J.S.S Prakash, Assoc Professor, Dept of BT &BI, UOH,Hyd

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

27

04-03-17

Patenting by Biotechnological TCS Innovation Labs

Jose Reddy Pogu, TCS Innovation Centre, Hyd

III B.Tech BT students

80

28

01-02-17

Turn key Project Services in Spirulina

Dr. R. Siva Kumar, Member of the board of Director, Tejas Biotech P Ltd., Chennai

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

292

20-12-16

Biomedical Informatics

Mr. S Sai Madhukar, Masters Research Fellow, School of Biomedical informatics, University of Texas, USA

II & III B.Tech BI students

48

30

07-07-16

New Biology-Its impact on tackling societal problems

Dr. P. V. L. Rao, Director, DRDO-BU CLS Coimbatore and OIC, Head, DRDE

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

415

31

01-02-16 to 10-02-16

Molecular Phylogeography

Dr. Aniruddh Datta Roy, PDF, CES, IISc, Banglore

II B. Tech BI

29

32

30-01-16

Protein database

Dr.  Vadrevu Rama Krishna, Assoc Prof, Dept of Biotechnology, BITS, Hyd.

II B. Tech BI

29

33

23-01-16 to 25-01-16

Tumors and Sensors

Dr. Raghu Erapaneedhi, PDF, Mammalian cell signaling Lab, Max Plank Institute, USA

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

220

34

27-12-15 to 10-01-16

Enzymology and basic Applications

Prof. K. Muralidhar, Adjunct Faculty, Vignan University

III B.Tech,

84

35

27-03-15

Tackling the invisible enemies of army-a special focus on Clostridial and  Staphylococcal Infections

Dr. Siva Rama Krishna, M/S Vins Bioproducts Ltd., Hyderabad

B.Tech, M. Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

36

24-01-15

Food security through Biotechnological development and rural women empowerment and employability through food security

Dr.  Alapati Satyanaryana, NRI Agritech Pvt. Ltd. Guntur.

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

37

20-01-15

Molecular Diagnostics

Dr. Mastan Rao Chintalapudi, Dallas, USA,

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

38

18&19-10-14

Importance of Biochemicals for future needs of society

Dr. U. Satyanaraya , Waters India P. Ltd, Secunderabad, Telangana State.

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

39

18&19-10-14

Importance of competitiveness and imparting the skills in the present industrial scenario.

Dr. Senthil Kumar,Evolva Biotech Private Limited, Chennai, TN.

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

40

18&19-10-14

Vermi composting-eco-friendly technologies

Prof. G.S. Vijayalakshmi President, EXNORA, NGO, Tirunelveli, TN

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

41

28-03-14

“Vitamin Transport and Gene Silencing”

Dr. B. Ashok Kumar Garu, Asst. Prof., School of Biotechnology Madhurai Kamaraj University.

B.Tech all students

100

42

28-03-14

Vitamin transport & Gene silencing

Dr. B. Ashok Kumar, Assistant Professor,  Dept. Genetic Engineering, School of Biotechnology,   Madurai Kamraj University, Madurai

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

120

43

13-03-14

“Ecological Literacy Leadership”

Dr. John J. Kineman,  Senior Research Scientist, Cooperative Institute for Research in the Environmental Sciences,   UCB 216, University of Colorado

B.Tech all students

100

44

04-03-14

“Animal Cell Culture - Health perspectives”. He elaborated the consequences of  Type-II Diabetics

Dr. M. Balasubramanyam

B.Tech all students

100

45

04-03-14

“Biotechnology opportunities in food related health and wellness – An Overview”

Dr. V. Prabhakar, Senior Scientist, M/s Sugen Life Sciences, Tirupathi and Dr. M. Balasubramanyam, Deputy Director, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai

B.Tech all students

100

46

06-02-14

Chromatography techniques and      industrial importance

Dr.Srinivasa Babu Kantamaneni, Assistant Manager, Bioprocess Division at M/s Wipro GE Health Care, Hyderabad.

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

80

47

24-01-14

Technical Methods

for driving our Research in Life sciences forwards.

Dr. P. B. Kavi Kishore,                 Department of Genetics, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

80

48

11-12-13

Forensic DNA Analysis

Prof. Jagannadh.C. Kandala, Technical Leader, Forensic DNA Lab in Greenville Technical College, Dept. of Public safety Greenville, South Carolina, USA.,

B.Tech, M.Tech students, Research Scholars & Faculty

60

49

10-11-13

Stem cells  as regenerative medicine

Dr. Jyothi Rao, M/s. Sri  Raghavendra Biotechnologies, Bangalore

B.Tech - 2nd ,3rd,4th,   

2-semM.Tech-1-2

80

50

10-11-13

Role of Stem cells. Pharmacokinetics and Pharmcodynamics

Dr. Guru Raj Rao, M/s.Sri  Raghavendra Biotechnologies, Bangalore

B.Tech - 2nd ,3rd,4th,   

2-sem

M.Tech-1-2

80

Year Activity National / International Date Theme Sponsored / if so sponsorer details  / University funded No. of Participants Name & address of resource persons

2018-2019

Workshop

National

December 1st – 5th

Inspire Internship Science Camp

DST, Govt. India, New Delhi

150

Dr. Shashi Bala Singh, Director, NIPER.

Dr. Deepankar Choudhury , Professor,  IIT Kanpur

Dr. Ashok Kumar Shukla, Professor,  IISc, Bangalore

Dr. Ravishankar, Chief Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI

Dr. Sudip Kumar Acharyya, Department of Pure Mathematics, Calcutta University

Dr. Shakeel Ahmed, MK Gandhi Chair Professor, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Dr. Dilip D. Dhavale, Professor, Head, Department of Chemistry, University of Pune.

Workshop

National

8-9th October

Biomarker Discovery

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

65

Dr. Alexander Vincent Exonn Technologies, Chennai.

Workshop

National

12th - 13th July

Computational Hands-on & Wet Lab Demo workshop on “Genome Editing Tool – CRISPR CAS9”

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

65

Dr. Abdul Hameed, CEO, M/S Wise Corner Labs, Chennai.

2017-2018

Workshop

National

2nd - 3rd February, 2018

Animal cell culture techniques

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

35

Dr. B. V. Suresh Babu, King Institute of Preventive Medicine and Research, Guindy, Chennai.

Workshop

National

12th, June 2017

Tools and techniques used in Bioprocess optimization

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

30

Dr. R. Satish Babu,

Associate Professor

Department of Biotechnology

NIT Warangal

2016-2017

Workshop

International

20th to 22nd July, 2016

Systems thinking for every one

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

35

Dr. Nam C Nguyen,

Prof. Ockie J.H. Bosch,

Dr. Leonie Solomon

Workshop

National

13th, May 2017

Formulation and development of Bio-products

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

30

Dr. B. V. Suresh Babu, King Institute of Preventive Medicine and Research, Guindy, Chennai.

2015-2016

Workshop

National

21st August 2015

Analytical instrumentation

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

63

Dr. Karthikeyan

Associate Professor

Dept. of Pharmacy

Vignan Pharmacy College

2014-2015

Workshop

National

3rd to 7th June 2014

Inspire Internship Science Camp

DST, Govt. India, New Delhi

150

Dr. K. S. Ratnakar,

Dr. R. Vara Prasad,

Dr. Vijayalakshmi,

Dr. Jeevanlatha,

Prof. Tushar Jana,

2013-2014

Workshop

National

27th& 28th Jan 2014

Hands on training on Bioinformatics

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

60

Mr. Naveen, Ms. Shravya and Ms. Jyostna

2012-2013

Workshop

National

23rd & 24th Nov 2012

Renewable Energy

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

150

Dr. Prabdh Bajpai,

Dr. K. Srinivas Reddy, I V.Mani

Workshop

National

20th Nov to 4th Dec 2012.                  15 days

Laboratory Course on Immuno and Enzyme Techniques

Rs. 2.15 lakh

DBT-STTP

30

NIN, Hyderabad, CFTRI, Mysore, Univ of Delhi, NIABT, Hyderabad,  Vikrama Simhapuri University

2011-2012

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2010-2011

Workshop

International IUCEE

5th to 9th

July 2010

Chemical and Biochemical Process Control

VU & IUCEE

100

Prof. Srinivas Palnki

Prof. S. Lakhsmi


Year Activity National/ International Date Theme Sponsored / if so sponsorer details  / University funded No. of Participants Name & address of resource Persons

2018-2019

Conference

National

16th - 17th August, 2018

Recent Advances in Biotechnology – An awareness on conservation of Medicinal plants

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

331

Dr. P Rathna Giri Genomix Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad.

Dr. Narasimham, Advanta Ltd, Hyderabad.

Dr. Giridhar Surabi, Regional Plant Resource Centre, Bhuhaneswar.

Dr. Abrar Ahmad, Rampur, UP

Dr. P.Santhan, consulting botanist, Durva Herbal Centre, Chennai.

Dr. Venkateswara Rao, NIBU Hygiene & Care Pvt Ltd, Chennai

Dr. P S Shavili khan, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa.

Dr. T. Sekhar, Pachaiyappa’s College, Chennai.

Dr. R. Bharath Kumar, Rayalaseema University.

Dr. Venkatarami Reddy, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa.

Prof. R. Venkata Nadh, Geetham University (Deemed to be University).

2017-2018

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2016-

2017

Conference

International

23rd to 25th July 2016

Leadership Sustainable Socio-Ecological Systems (LSSES-2016)

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

362

Dr. Nam C Nguyen,

Prof. Ockie J.H. Bosch,

Dr. Thanh V. Nguyen Dr. Leonie Solomon

Seminar

National

17th March, 2017

Functional Genomics of Cyanobacteria

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

  150

Dr. J.S. S. Prakash Dept. of Biotech & Bioinformatics, University of Hyderabad.

Seminar

National

1st February, 2017

Turnkey Project Services in Spirulina

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

150

Dr. R. Siva Kumar, Member of the board of Director, Tejas Biotech P Ltd., Chennai.

Seminar

National

Health Informatics and Health Information Technology

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

150

Mr. Sai Madukar from University of Texas, Houston, USA

2015-2016

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2014-2015

Conference

National

18th & 19th   Oct. 2014

Biotech Industry Awareness Campaign

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

150

Dr. Senthil Kumar, 

Dr. Narasimham,

Dr. D. Induchoodan,

Prof. G. S. Vijayalakshmi

2013-2014

Conference

International

23rd& 24th Aug 2013

Technologies for sustainable Waste Management in Developing Countries

CSIR, INSA, DST;

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

160

Dr. John Kinneman,

Dr. P. Srinivas,

Dr. Sunil Kumar,

Dr. AS Rao

2012-2013

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2011-2012

Conference

National

26th March, 2012

Pollution Control: Chemical & Biological Techniques

25000 Rs (AP Pollution Control Board, Regional Office, Guntur.

80

Prof.T.Swaminathan 

Prof.Ligy Philip

2010-2011

Seminar

National

21st March 2011

Green Technologies

ACT, BZA, Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research (Deemed to be University)

80

Dr. M.K. Murthy

Dr. P. P. Raj

Mr. A.P. Rao

2009-2010

Conference

National

22nd – 23rd

March 2010 

Chemical Process Plants – Impact on Environment

AP Pollution Control Board, Regional Office, Guntur. 02-03-2010.

Rs. 50000 (sponsored by AP Pollution Control Board)

50

Sri. K. Lakshmipathi Kumar, Dy. Executive Engineer, Ms. Sk. Noorjahan Regional Office, APPCB, Guntur

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