The Department has faculty members with good research experience and academic background. Their research interests vary and are specialised in various fields with thorough base in Biotechnology. The faculty take part in various conferences, seminars and workshops both at national and international levels. Every year, the Department in association with the Department of Botany organises seminars or workshops in which both faculty and students can take part.
The Department has a laboratory with potential for excellence to be converted into a research lab. The immediate future plans include setting up of tissue culture lab with the state of the art facilities. The Department also offers opportunities for school students to conduct their curriculum based projects in Biotechnology.
- No of book chapters – 2
- No of papers in peer reviewed international journals – 12
- No of papers in peer reviewed national journals – 1
- No of paper presentations in seminars – 6
- Number of faculty who were awarded Ph.D. during the assessment period – 3
|Smt. Ramya R Prabhu||.Molecular Neurobiology|
|Dr. Ragaseema V M||Vascular Biology|
|Dr. Diana David||Cancer Biology|
|Dr. Aswathy P. M||Neurogenetics|
List of seminars/workshops conducted
|1||Applied aspects of plant biotechnology||5-12-2013||State|
|2||DNA Barcoding – A rosetta stone to understand biodiversity||6-2-2015||National
|3||Biofuels as renewable energy source – Towards a greener technology||19-2-2016||State|
|4||One day workshop on Molecular Techniques||02-12-2016||State|