Mysore University

Organizing Committee Members

Chief Patrons

Prof. G. Hemantha Kumar,

Vice Chancellor University of Mysore, Mysuru

Prof. S. Ayyappan

Chancellor, CAU, Impala Chairman, KSTA

Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh

Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh Director, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru

Dr. Surinder Singh

Vice Chancellor JSS-AHER, Mysore

Dr Anil Dutt Semwal

Director, DRDO-DFRL Mysuru

Patron

Prof. K.S. Rangappa

Former Vice Chancellor and Distinguished Professor
University of Mysore, Mysuru

Honorary Advisory Members

Prof. Goverdhan Mehta

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. Mewa Singh

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. Soorappa

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. Tej Pal Singh

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. T.V Ramakrishna

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. K.J. Rao

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. H.A Ranganath

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. Tapas K. Kundu

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. S.R. Niranjana

Distinguished Professor, IOE, UOM

Prof. H. Shekar Shetty

Distinguished Professor, UOM

Prof. H.S. Prakash

Distinguished Professor, UOM

Prof. K.A. Raveesha

Head, School of Life Sciences, JSS-AHER

Organizing Committe Chairmans

Prof. S. Chandra Nayaka

Professor & Coordinator Vijnana Bhavan, UoM, Mysuru

Prof S. Satish

Chairman, DOS in Microbiology, UoM, Mysuru Vice- President, AMI Mysore Chapter

Convener

Dr. C.D. Mohan

Assistant Professor Dept. of Molecular Biology

Secretaries

Dr. T. Anand

Scientist - F
DRDO-DFRL, Mysuru

Dr. Prakash M. Halami

Chief Scientist
CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru

Dr. A.M. Ramesh

Chief Executive Officer
KSTA, Bengaluru

Dr. Prashanth Vishwanath

Director (Research)
JSS-AHER, Mysuru

Organizing Committee Members

Dr. Shubha Gopal, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology, University of Mysore
Dr. N. Lakshmidevi, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology, University of Mysore
Dr. M.Y. Sreenivasa, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology, University of Mysore
Dr. H.S. Aparna, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. S. Umesha, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. K.R. Kini, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. N. Geetha, Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. S. Lokesh, Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. S. Niranjan Raj, Director, CIQA & Chaiman, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology, KSOU, Mysore
Dr. S. Srikantaswamy, Co-ordinator, M.Tech. in Material Science, Vijnana Bhavan, University of Mysore
Dr. N.B. Ramachandra, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Genetics & Genomics, University of Mysore
Dr. S.S. Malini, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Zoology, Genetics and Genomics, University of Mysore
Dr. C. Amruthavalli, Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Genetics & Genomics, University of Mysore
Dr. C.K. Tejas Baba, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Genetics & Genomics, University of Mysore
Dr. M.S. Sharada, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. G.R. Janardhana, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. Shobha Jagannath, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. S. Leelavathi, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. K.N. Amruthesh, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. H.G. Rajkumar, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. M.S. Nalini, Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Botany, University of Mysore
Dr. K. Kemparaju, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biochemistry, University of Mysore
Dr. B.S. Vishwanath, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biochemistry, University of Mysore
Dr. Gopal K Marathe, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biochemistry, University of Mysore
Dr. K.S. Girish, Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, Tumkur University
Dr. S. Mahadevakumar, Scientist, KSCSTE-Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, Thrissur
Dr. C. Srinivas, Professor, Dept. of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Bangalore University
Dr. K. Mantelingu, Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Chemistry, University of Mysore
Dr. M.S. Vijaya Kumar, DST-SERB Ramanujan Faculty Fellow, IOE, University of Mysore
Dr. N.S. Raju, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Environmental Science, University of Mysore
Dr. G. Venkata Ramana, Professor, Dept. of Studies in Environmental Science, University of Mysore

Dr. Rajeshwar Shantayya Matche, Chief Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. Inamdar Aashitosh Ashok, Sr. Principal Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. Pradeep Singh Negi, Sr. Principal Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. Suresh Diliprao Sakhare, Principal Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. Mukesh Kapoor, Principal Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. K.V. Harish Prashanth, Senior Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. S.S. Mamatha, Senior Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. OP Chauhan, Scientist F, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. Joseph Kingston, Scientist F, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. A. Jagannath, Scientist F, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. G. Phani Kumar, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. R. Shailaja, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr C Rajendran, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. Pal Murugan, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. Radhika, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. S. Naveen, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. K. Balakrishna, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Mrs. Janifar Raj X, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. Mrs. Neera, Scientist E, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. Mahantesh M Patil, Scientist D, DRDO – Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysuru
Dr. C. Roopavathi, Senior Technical Officer, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. N.S. Devaki, Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biology, Yuvaraja’s College, Mysuru
Dr. M.N. Kiran Kumar, Asst. Professor, Department of Biotechnology& Bioinformatics, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. M.J.N. Chandrashekhar, Coordinator, School of Life Sciences, Ooty
Dr. A.C. Udayashankar, ICAR – Asst. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. S.N. Lavanya, ICAR – Senior Technical Asst., Dept. of Studies in Biotechnology, University of Mysore
Dr. K.T. Chandrashekar, Principal Scientist, IOE, University of Mysore
Dr. Shailasree Sekhar, Scientist, IOE, University of Mysore
Dr. P.K. Maheshwar, Professor, Department of Microbiology, Yuvaraja’s College, Mysuru
Dr. A.J. Mahadesh Prasad, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, Mysuru
Dr. Nagendra Prasad, Associate Professor, Dept. of Biotechnology, SJCE, Mysuru
Dr. Jyothi Bala Chouhan, Associate Professor, Dept. of Biotechnology, SBRR Mahajana FG College, Mysuru
Dr. Devika, Principal, Sharada Vilas First Grade College, Mysuru
Dr. Girish, Associate Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, JSS College for Women, Mysuru

Dr. Vinay B Raghavendra, Asst. Professor, PG Dept. of Biotechnology, Teresian College, Mysuru
Dr. K.A. Sharvani, Associate Professor, Dept. of Botany, Yuvaraja’s College, Mysuru
Dr. R. Sowmya, Associate Professor, Dept. of Botany, Yuvaraja’s College, Mysuru
Dr. M.P. Raghavendra, Asst. Professor, Microbiology, Maharani’s Science College for Women Mysore
Dr. G.S. Siddegowda, Associate Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, Maharani’s College for Women, Mysuru
Dr. A. Tejashree, Professor & HOD, Department of Microbiology, JSS Medical College, JSSAHER
Dr. M.N. Sumana, Professor, Department of Microbiology, JSS Medical College, JSSAHER
Dr. P. Ashwini, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. K. Sumana, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. Nagalambika Prasad, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. M. Supreeth, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. S. Umamaheshwari, Asst. Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. S. Jagadeep Chandra, Asst. Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. R. Sindhu, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER
Dr. N. Chandra Mohana, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. T.S. Gopenath, Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology& Bioinformatics, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. S. Chandan, Asst. Professor, Department of Biotechnology& Bioinformatics, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. H.P. Shivaraju, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. N. Pallavi, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. B.M. Kanthesh, Assistant Professor, Division of Molecular Biology, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. J.R. Kumar, Assistant Professor, Division of Biochemistry, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. J.M. Siddhesha, Assistant Professor, Division of Biochemistry, JSSAHER, Mysuru
Dr. Sathish, Associate Professor, Dept. of Biotechnology, JSS College, Ooty Road, Mysuru
Dr. Abhijith M Singh, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biotechnology, JSS College for Women, Mysuru
Dr. Syed Baker, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology, KSOU, Mysore
Dr. Krishnamurthy, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Botany, KSOU, Mysore
Dr. L.S. Mamatha Bhanu, Asst. Professor Yuvaraja’s College, University of Mysore
Dr. N. Brijesh, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Biotechnology, SDM-MMK College, Mysore
Smt. M.P. Atiya Sameen, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, SDM-MMK College, Mysore
Mr. Rohith, Senior Research Fellow, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru
Dr. H.N. Shankar, Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore
Mr. S. Kiran Kumar, Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore
Mr. P. Shanmukha Priya, Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore
Mr. R. Yogesh, Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore
Mrs. Meenakshi, IOE, University of Mysore

Organizing Committee Members

ACADEMIC COMMITTEE

Dr. T. Anand

Scientist - F, President AMI (Mysore) DRDO-DFRL, Mysuru

Dr. Prakash M Halami

Chief Scientist CSIR- CFTRI Mysore

Dr. Shubha Gopal

Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology University of Mysore

Dr. Prashanth Vishwanath

Director (Research), JSS-AHER, Mysuru

LOGISTICS

Dr. K. Mantelingu

Associate Professor, Dept. of Studies in Chemistry, University of Mysore

Dr. M.S. Vijaya Kumar

DST-SERB Ramanujan Faculty Fellow, IOE

Dr. N. Chandra Mohana

Asst. Professor, Dept. of Microbiology JSS-AHER, Mysuru

Dr. L.S. Mamatha Bhanu

Asst. Professor, Yuvaraja’s College University of Mysore

DESIGNING

Dr. S. Mahadevakumar

Scientist, KSCSTE-KFRI, Kerala

Mr. S. Kiran Kumar

Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore, Mysuru

Dr. Roopavathi

Senior Technical Officer, CFTRI, Mysuru

CULTURAL

Dr. N. Geetha

Associate Professor, University of Mysore

Dr. Shailasree Sekhar

Scientist, IOE, University of Mysore

Dr. S.N. Lavanya

ICAR-STA, University of Mysore

Mrs. Priyanka Shenoy

Research Scholar, University of Mysore

WEBSITE

Dr. C.D. Mohan

Asst. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Molecular Biology University of Mysore

Dr. C.K. Tejas Baba

Asst. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Genetics & Genomics, University of Mysore

Dr. Ragi S Jadimurthy

Asst. Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biology University of Mysore

PROMOTION

Dr. S. Satish

Professor, Dept. of Studies in Microbiology University of Mysore

Dr. T. Anand

Scientist - F, DRDO-DFRL, Mysore

Dr. A.M. Ramesh

Chief Executive Officer, KSTA, Bengaluru

REGISTRATION COMMITTEE

Dr. Ashwini, P.

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, JSSAHER

Dr. Kirankumar, M.N.

Asst. Professor, Department of Biotechnology& Bioinformatics, JSSAHER, Mysuru

Dr. Nandini B

Asst. Professor, Division of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, Ooty

WORKSHOP COMMITTEE

Dr. Rup Lal

NASI Senior Scientist Platinum Jubilee Fellow TERI, New Delhi

Dr. P.S. Negi

Senior Principal Scientist, CFTRI, Mysore

Dr. S. Mahadevakumar

Scientist, KSCSTE-KFRI, Kerala

Ms. Josna Joy

Research Scholar, DOS in Microbiology, UOM

Dr. S S. Mamatha

Senior Scientist, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysore

Mr. S. Kiran Kumar

Technical Officer, IOE, University of Mysore, Mysore