Dr. Devarai Santhosh Kumar
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Industrial Bioprocess and Bio-prospecting Laboratory (IBBL) is one of the developing research laboratories at IITH. IBBL research works on the basic enzyme production which can be used as high value-added therapeutic and industrial biochemicals.
IBBL also works on Enzymatic Biodiesel production, high cell density edible mushrooms and Biosensor studies.
Production of high cell density edible mushroom using Submerged Fermentation. SERB/CHE/F133/2018-19/G192
Semi-Pilot Scale Production of Lipase by Solid-State Fermentation (SSF) For Transesterification of Biodiesel Analysis. ECR/2017/000241 (2017-2020)
Principle Investigator: Production Engineering of Glutaminase Free L-asparaginase by SSF and SmF Using Novel Asparagine rich Agricultural Waste and Product Characterization as Anti-Leukaemic Agent. SERB-DST No. SB/EMEQ-048/2014 (2014-2018)
Principle Investigator: Semi-Pilot Scale Comparative Studies on Lipase Production by Solid State fermentation (SSF) and Sub-Merged Fermentation (SmF).Seed Grant IIT Hyderabad (2014-2016)
Co-Investigator: Rapid grant submission for young investigators (RGYI): Cost-effective novel metal oxide doped TiO2 for Tissue Regenerative Engineering. DBT-Govt of India.Project Code: BT/PR13243/GBD/27/227/2009. (2010-2013)
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