K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology (Autonomous)

Approved by AICTE, New Delhi & Affiliated to Anna University, Chennai

Accredited by NAAC & Courses Accredited by NBA with Tier-I Category DST – FIST

& DBT STAR Sponsored College, Included under Section 2(f) & 2(b) by UGC

Research (B.Tech.Bio-Tech)


List of Faculty Members  Recognized as Research (Ph.D.) Supervisors
S.NoName of the StaffA.U. Chennai Supervisor Recognition Lr. No./ Date Recognition no.
1.Dr.Puniethaa PrabhuLr.No.CFR/NEWSUP/2015 & 23.01.20152370438
2.Dr.Philip RobinsonLr.No.  AUC / CFR / SUP. Reg /2009/0180901222
3.Dr.SidraLr.No.SUPR/27th /DB & 14.10.20162870101
4.Dr Mythili Ganamangai BLr.No.SUPR/27th /DB & 14.10.20162870099
5.Dr.Ayyappadasan GLr.No.SUPR/27th /DB & 26.12.20173150010
6.Dr.Balasubramanian MLr.No.SUPR/27th /DB & 26.12.20173170003
7.Dr. K. Syed Zameer AhmedLr.No.SUPR/34th /AR2 & 09.02.20213770006
Details of Patents Granted and Filed

The details of patents filed at international and national level by faculty and research scholars are furnished in the table below.

S.NoName of the Inventor(s)TitleApplication No. & Patent filed dateInternational / NationalCurrent status
1.P.PonmuruganStandardization of isolation techniques for Cephaleuros parasiticus Karst, a pathogenic alga in tea plants1997/CHE/2009 & 21.08.2009NationalPublished
2.P.Ponmurugan M.MurugesanScreening of biocontrol agents against Phomopsis theae, a causal agent of Phomopsis canker
disease in tea plants
1998/CHE/2009 & 21.08.2009NationalFiled
3.B.Mythili Gnanmangai P.PonmuruganBiosynthesis of gold and silver nano particles for stability and extended shelf-life of antagonistic activitiesUS/12/916,497 & 30.10.2010USUS patent Published
4.B.Manju Karunambika P.PonmuruganPreparation of PGPR bioformulation for the biological control of red root rot disease in tea plants.US/13/092,178 & 22.04.2011USUS patent Published
5.P.Ponmurugan G.Ayyappadasan D.SaravananBioseparation of algal and fungal partners from lichens obtained from eastern ghats for biomedical applicationsNo.2902/CHE/ 2011 A & 09.09.2011NationalFiled
6.M.A. Deepa,
G.Saravanan P.Ponmurugan
Bioefficacy of garlic based bioformulation of antidiabetic activity13293796 & 05.01.2012NationalFiled
7.S.Anita, B.Nithya P.PonmuruganBioformulation of vermicompost based Trichoderma atroviride against homopsistheae, causal agent of Phomopsis canker disease in tea plantsUS/13/348,444 & 01.11.2012NationalPublished
8.G. Ayyappadasan, T.R. Sriram P.Ponmurgan, Sanjeeva Nayaka and Rama S VermaLichen assisted feed mix for poultry management to enhance the egg productionGB 1315156.8 & 23.08.2013UKUK Patent Filed
9.S.M.Brinda Shree, R.Ganesh Babu,
G. Ayyappadasan P.Ponmurgan
Electroplating industrial derived nanoparticles for the growth of agricultural crops in IndiaGB 1315071.9& 05.09.2013UKUK Patent Filed
10.J.Philip robinsonIn vitro regeneration and mass multiplication of Emilia zeylanica C. B. Clarke (Asteraceae)—A potential medicinal herbNo.2863/CHE/ 2013 A & 26/07/2013NationalPublished
11.B.Nithya P.Ponmurugan N.MathivananProduction of secondary metabolites from acid tolerant actinomycetes (Streptomyces sannanensis KSR11) and their analysis1366/CHE/2013 A & 27.03.2013NationalPublished
12.A.Sriram M.RamyaFormulation of NBS- LRR gene transformed E.coli along with powdered egg shell for its use as a biocontrol agent2854/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
13.B.Bagyalakshmi P.Ponmurugan A.BalamuruganPotassium solubilizing efficiency of Pseudomonas putida isolated from tea plantation soilNo.2856/CHE/ 2013 A & 26.07.2013NationalPublished
14.R.Subbaiya R.Kaviya divya P.Ponmurugan
M.Masilamani Selvam
Isolation and partial characterization of Biologically synthesised silver nano particles from Streptomyces pseudogriseolus and its anti-bacterial activity2858/CHE/2013 & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
15.S.Venkatesa prabhu R.Baskar P.PonmuruganBioleaching process of lead from electroplating industrial waste sludge using bubble column reactor2851/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
16.G.Ayyapadasan P.Ponmurugan Rama S Verma
Sanjeeva Nayaka P.Deepak kumar
Microwave assisted detection of UV- absorbing compounds from Lichen2860/CHE/ 2013 A &19.07.2013NationalPublished
17.C.Monica R.ArulvelExtraction of crude dye stuffs from used flowers2857/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
18.R.Subhaharshini R.P.Janani
J.Rajani V.Balakrishnan
Formulation of biocontrol insecticide against mosquito and mosquito larvae from plant leaf extracts2855/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
19.R.Arutselvi N.RamachandranEnzyme based formulation of Chitinase from
entomopathogenic fungi
2862/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
Biosorption of hexavalent chromium by Trichoderma atroviridaeNo.2852/CHE/ 2013 A & 26.07.2013NationalPublished
21.Ebinezer Samuel King,J. M.Balasubramanian Krishnaveni, K.V.Anti snake venom property of Ruta graveolensL on Naja naja venom2850/CHE/2013 A & 26.07.2013NationalPublished
Production and evaluation of Manikara zapota and Carica papaya flavoured yogurt2853/CHE/ 2013 A & 26.07.2013NationalPublished
23.B.Gangathara prabhu P.Ponmurugan
Isolation and molecular depiction of DNA binding protein from Salmonella typhi2865/CHE/2013 A & 28.06.2013NationalPublished
24.S.Venkatesaprabhu R.Baskar
Indirect bioleaching process for leaching of zinc and iron from the sphalerite ore by isolate Leptospirillum ferriphilum5144/CHE/2013 A & 29.11.2013NationalPublished
25.G.Ayyapadasan and P.PonmuruganEffective method of extraction and separation of antioxidant molecules from lichens obtained from Kolli hills1799/CHE/ 2015 A & 17/04/2015NationalPublished
26.Ayyappadasan G, Uthiira M, Dheenadayalan D, Subramanian R & PonmuruganSingle step process of extraction & purification of methyl– orsellinate from lichen Rocella montagnei for potential antimicrobial activity’53/2016 & 23.12.2016NationalPublished
27.Ayyappadasan G, Robin Jabaraj D Rubavathi S. Santhosh N. Sheikha Sumaiya Fathima I.Process design and fabrication of sodium alginate from Sargassum wightii as a coating roof of proteinated grape fruits using agricultural waste proteins201741035661A & 13.10.2017NationalPublished
28.K. Syed Zameer Ahmed, S. Sidhra,
A. Thangakumar,
S. Syed Tajudeen
Novel compound from Leucas aspera L. and its Anti – Cancer activity201741046766 & 05.01.2018NationalPublished
29.K. Syed Zameer Ahmed, S. Sidhra
A. Thangakumar, , S. Syed Tajudeen
Novel Phenolic Compounds from Nerium indicum with Anti – Breast cancer activity201741046767 A & 05.01.2018NationalPublished
30.K. Syed Zameer Ahmed, S. Sidhra,Therapeutic effect of Parmotrema tinctorum201841031516 A & 31.08.2018NationalPublished
31.K. Syed Zameer Ahmed,
S. Sidhra, A. Thangakumar
Ameliorative poteial of Parmotrema reticulatum against complete Freund’s adjuvant- induced arthritis201841046961 A& 21.12.2018NationalPublished
32.K Syed Zameer Ahmed,
S. Sidhra,
A. Thanga Kumar
Isolation of Novel compounds from Parmotrema Reticulum for Treating Arthritis201841046961 & 12/12/2018






S.No.NameName of the FellowshipFunding agencies with sanction reference No. & datePeriod of fellowshipTotal grant receivedFellowship availed at

University/ Country

1.       C.ShanmathiSummer Research FellowshipIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru.

LFS973 Dated 20th March, 2018

56 Days


10,000 per monthIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru.


2.       A.SuvithaCampus Ambassador InternshipInternshala Internships



71 Days

20th June – 31st August, 2018


per month


Scholiverse Educare Pvt. Ltd.

Nirvana Country, Gurgoan.

3.       A.Stephy Mary


Title: “Bioprocessing Bacterial Isolates from Sewage Foam for recovery of Value Addedm Products”National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Chennai.June, 2017-April, 201810,000 per monthNational Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Chennai Zonal laboratory, CSIR Madras Complex, Taramani (PO), Chennai.
4.       G.Sasikala


Title: “Induced Pluripotent Stemcells generation using a multigene expressing mammalian baculovirus system”National Centre for Cell Science, Pune14.07.2017 – 28.02.201810,000 per monthNational Centre for Cell Science, Department of Biotechnology, Pune.
5.       K.V.Lakshana



“Cloning and Characterization of long non-coding RNA LNC707”

National Centre for Cell Science, Pune11.07.2017 – 15.03.201810,000 per monthNational Centre for Cell Science, Department of Biotechnology, Pune.
6.       Sheika Sumaya FathimaIITM

Research Internship

IIT, Madras6 Months10,000 /-Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
7.Robin Jabaraj DhanasinghIITB Research InternshipIIT Bombay Research Institute, Mumbai6 Months12,000/-Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
8.Mr.J.Suresh KumarIASA-INSA NASI Summer Research Fellowship-2017IIT, New Delhi56 Days10,000/-IASC, Bangalore

University of Deli, New Delhi

9.S.MadumithaSummer Research FellowshipIIT, Madras2 Months

15th May, 2017 –

26th July, 2017

12,000/-IIT, Madras
10.S.MadumithaICARICAR- NRCPB20 Days

(01.01.2018 – 20.01.2018

University of Delhi (PUSA)
11.S.M.SandhiyaSummer Research FellowshipIndian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/-Central Food Technological Research Centre, Mysuru.
12.Mr.K.DheenadhayalanSummer Research ProgrammeIGCAR, Kalpakkam2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Department of Atomic Energy, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam
13.Mr.K.S.Ghanapathy RamSummer Research ProgrammeIGCAR, Kalpakkam2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Department of Atomic Energy, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam
14.Mr.V.VishnupriyanSummer Research ProgrammeIGCAR, Kalpakkam2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Department of Atomic Energy, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam
15.Mr.M.SanjaySummer InternshipDepartment of Applied Mechanics, IIT Madras, Chennai2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Department of Applied Mechanics, IIT Madras, Chennai
16.Ms.P.MegalaSummer Research FellowshipIndian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research, New Delhi.
17.Ms.P.PriyaSummer Research FellowshipIndian Academy  of Sciences, Bangalore2 Months

15.06.2016 to 15.08.2016

8000/Dr.Chidambaram Prahalathan Bharathidasan University , Trichirappalli.
18.Mr.S.Jeya PrakashSummer Research FellowshipCSIR, New Delhi.12.02.2016


Institute of Genomics & Integrtive Biology, New Delhi