BASANT KUMAR TIWARY Professor

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  • Department of Bioinformatics
  • School of Life Sciences
  • basant@bicpu.edu.in

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D. Zoology (Genetics & Endocrinology) Bose Institute/University of Calcutta 1999
2 M.Sc. Life Science (Zoology) Visva-Bharati University 1990
3 B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology (Hons), Chemistry & Botany University of Calcutta 1987

Area of Specializaion

Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology

Awards / Prizes Conferred

S.No Name / Title of the Award Type Name of the Agency conferred the Award Year of the Award Amount for Cash Award
1 Elected as an Associate fellow of International Academy of Physical Sciences, Prayagraj INTERNATIONAL International Academy of Physical Sciences, Prayagraj 2021 NA
2 Offered ICCR Professorial Chair in Bioinformatics at Ain Shams University, Cairo INTERNATIONAL ICCR, New Delhi 2017 -
3 Bhatpara Ratna Sanman REGIONAL Bhatpara Municipality, Govt. of West Bengal 2015 -
4 Expert Member in Computer Science/Bioinformatics NATIONAL University Grants Commission 2015 -
5 Coordinator, Bioinformatics National Certification Program NATIONAL Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India 2014 -
6 Visiting Associate Professor INTERNATIONAL The University of Chicago, USA 2008 -
7 Overseas Associateship in Niche Areas of Biotechnology NATIONAL Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India 2007 -

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Lecturer (On contract) Department of Zoology Taki Government College
2 Lecturer (West Bengal Education Service) Department of Zoology Chandernagore Government College
3 Lecturer Department of Life Science Assam University
4 Senior Lecturer Department of Life Science Assam University
5 Reader Department of Life Science Assam University
6 Reader Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University
7 Associate Professor Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University
8 Professor Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University

Research Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution Area of Research
1 Junior Research Fellow (CSIR-NET) Department of Animal Physiology Bose Institute Genetics & Endocrinology
2 Associate Professor Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology
3 Reader Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology
4 Reader Department of Life Science Assam University Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology
5 Senior Lecturer Department of Life Science Assam University Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology
6 Visiting Associate Professor Department of Ecology & Evolution The University of Chicago Molecular Evolution
7 Senior Lecturer Department of Life Science Assam University Biomedical Science
8 Lecturer Department of Life Science Assam University Biomedical Science
9 Senior Research Fellow (CSIR-NET) Department of Animal Physiology Bose Institute Genetics & Endocrinology
10 Professor Centre for Bioinformatics Pondicherry University Molecular Evolution & Systems Biology

Industry Experience

S.No Designation Company/Corporate Nature of Work

Contribution towards Innovation

S.No Name of the Work/Contribution Specialization Remarks
1 Developed genomic biomarkers for early detection of ovarian cancer and schizophrenia Computational medicine These genomic biomarkers can detect the disease at an early stage during initiation of disease

Patent Details

S.No Title Status Patent Number Year of Award Type Commercialized Status

Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Blood genomic biomarkers for early diagnosis of schizophrenia T Sayamsmruti Panda, H. Lalremmawia & Basant K. Tiwary Asian Journal of Psychiatry 59:102638 2021 3.543
2 Matrix metallopeptidase 9 as a host protein target of chloroquine and melatonin for immunoregulation in COVID-19: A network-based meta-analysis. Suvojit Hazra, Alok Ghosh Chaudhuri, Basant K.Tiwary & Nilkanta Chakrabarti Life Sciences Volume 257 Article 118096 2020 5.037
3 The cognitive and speech genes are jointly shaped by both positive and relaxed selection in the human lineage Basant K. Tiwary Genomics Volume 112 No. 5 Pages 2922-2927. 2020 5.736
4 Computational medicine: quantitative modeling of complex diseases Basant K. Tiwary Briefings in Bioinformatics Volume 21, No. 2, Pages 429-440. 2020 11.622
5 Sex and estrous cycle dependent changes in locomotor activity, anxiety and memory performance in aged mice after exposure of light at night. S. Datta, D. Samanta, Basant Tiwary, Alok Ghosh Chaudhuri, Nilkanta Chakrabarti Behavioural Brain Research 365, 198-209 2019 3.332
6 Identification of molecular biomarkers for ovarian cancer using computational approaches H. Lalremmawia and Basant K. Tiwary Carcinogenesis Volume 40 Issue 6 Pages 742-748 2019 4.944
7 Increased Plasma Nitrite and von Willebrand Factor Indicates Early Diagnosis of Vascular Diseases in Chemotherapy Treated Cancer Patients. S. Giri, J. C. Bose, A. Chandrasekar, Basant K. Tiwary, P. Gajalakshmi & S. Chatterjee Cardiovascular Toxicology Volume 19 Issue 1 Pages 36-47 2019 3.231
8 Prevalence of p53 codon 72, p73 G4C14-A4T14 and MDM2 T309G polymorphisms and its association with the risk of oral cancer in South Indians. A.K.D.M. Rao, M. Manikandan, G. Arunkumar, S. Revathidevi, V. Vinothkumar, K. Aruna, Basant K. Tiwary, K.S. Rajkumar, R. Rajaraman, A. K. Munirajan Gene Reports Volume 7, Pages 106-112 2017 Not Available
9 Inhibition of the MurA enzyme in Fusobacterium nucleatum by potential inhibitors identified through computational and in vitro approaches. A. Kumar, R. Saranathan, K. Prashanth, Basant K. Tiwary and Ramadas Krishna Molecular BioSystems Volume 13, Pages 939-954 2017 2.92
10 Target identification in Fusobacterium nucleatum by subtractive genomics approach and enrichment analysis of host-pathogen protein-protein interaction A. Kumar, P.L. Thotakura, Basant K Tiwary and Ramadas BMC Microbiology 16:84 2016 2.989
11 MRI characterization of temporal lobe epilepsy using rapidly measurable spatial indices with hemisphere asymmetries and gender features. S. Datta, S. Sarkar, S. Chakraborty, S. K. Mulpuru, S. Basu, Basant K. Tiwary, N. Chakrabarti & P. K. Roy Neuroradiology Volume 57, Issue 9, Pages 873–886 2015 2.804
12 Correlated evolution of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone and Gonadotropin-Inhibitory Hormone and their receptors in mammals. Basant K. Tiwary Neuroendocrinology Volume 97, Pages 242-251 2013 4.914
13 Insights on the functional impact of microRNAs present in autism associated copy number variants. V. Vaishnavi, M. Manikandan, Basant K. Tiwary, A. K. Munirajan PLOS ONE 8(2): e56781 2013 3.240
14 The coordinated expression, interaction and evolution of the neuroendocrine genes. Basant K. Tiwary Integrative Biology Volume 7, Pages 1377-1385 2012 2.192
15 The severity of mental disorders is linked to interaction among candidate genes. Basant K. Tiwary Integrative Biology Volume 4, Pages 1096-1101 2012 2.192

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Evolution of SRGAP2 gene is linked to Intelligence in Mammals. Basant K. Tiwary Biomedicine Hub Volume 1, Pages 1-12 2016 No Impact Factor
2 Cross-reactivity of prokaryotic 16 S rRNA gene-specific primers with genomes from eukaryotic organisms from Marshlands. S.S. Maitra, B. Kumar, S.K. Ghosh & Basant K Tiwary Journal of Biology & Nature Volume 2, Pages 58-68 2015 No Impact Factor

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Details of Conference Publication Page Nos. Year

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology: A Primer for Biologists Basant K. Tiwary Springer Nature, Singapore 2022 978-981-16-4240-1

Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Tea plant genome sequencing: prospect for crop improvement through genomics tools Pradosh Mahadani and Basant K. Tiwary Bioinformatics in Agriculture: Next Generation Sequencing Era Elsevier Science 2022 9780323897785
2 Analysis and applications of sequencing in healthcare M. Joyraj Bhattacharjee and Basant K. Tiwary Biotechnology in Healthcare: Technologies and Innovations Volume 1 Elsevier Science 2022 9780323898379
3 Evolutionary pan-genomics and applications Basant K. Tiwary Pan-genomics: Applications, Challenges, and Future Prospects Academic Press, Elsevier 2020 9780128170762
4 Pan-omics focused to Crick’s Central dogma A. K. Jaiswal, S. Tiwari, G. C. Tavares, W. M. da Silva, L. de C. Oliveira, I. C. Ibraim, L. C. Guimarães, A. C. P. Gomide, S.B. Jamal, Y. Pantoja, Basant K. Tiwary, A. Burkovski, F. Munir, H. H. P. Pan-genomics: Applications, Challenges, and Future Prospects Academic Press, Elsevier 2020 9780128170762
5 Next-generation sequencing and assembly of plant genomes. Basant K. Tiwary PlantOmics: The Omics of Plant Science. Springer 2015 9788132221715
6 Optimizing state probabilities of Biological Systems: A Preliminary Study Madhumita Ghosh, Basant K. Tiwary & Dilip Datta Advanced Computing Applications, Databases and Networks. Narosa Publishing House 2011 9788184871098
7 Aquaculture Biotechnology: An Indian Perspective. Arun K. Ray & Basant K. Tiwary Hormone Biotechnology Daya Publishing House 2006 9788170354512

Edited Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.

Ongoing Projects

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Ongoing Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Completed Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Bioinformatics National Certification (BINC) for certifying quality human resource in Bioinformatics Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India 2014-2017 556.6736 2017

Completed Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Career Guidance Offered to students

S.No Name of the Scheme No. of Students Competitive Examinations/ Career Counseling No. of Students Passed No. of Students Placed

List of capability enhancement such as Soft skill development, Remedial coaching, Language lab,
Bridge courses, Yoga, Meditation, Personal Counselling and Mentoring etc.,

S.No Name of the Programme/Scheme Date of Implementation No. of Students Enrolled Agencies Involved

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2021 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
2 2020 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
3 2020 M.TECH 1 Centre for Bioinformatics
4 2019 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
5 2019 M.TECH 1 Centre for Bioinformatics
6 2018 M.TECH 1 Centre for Bioinformatics
7 2018 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
8 2017 M.TECH 1 Centre for Bioinformatics
9 2017 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
10 2016 M.TECH 1 Centre for Bioinformatics
11 2016 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
12 2015 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
13 2014 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
14 2013 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics
15 2012 M.SC 3 Centre for Bioinformatics

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Registration Date Registration No. Thesis Title Thesis Submitted Status Thesis Submitted Date Vivavoce Completed Status Date Awarded
1 H. Lalremmawia 25-08-2014 - An integrative machine learning and evolutionary systems medicine study on the genomic biomarkers of multiple cancer types YES 09-08-2021 YES 11-01-2022
2 Arun Paul Chaudhury 12-04-2004 Ph.D/223/04 Occurrence of cervical cancer in southern Assam: some epidemiological and biochemical studies YES - YES 30-12-2011
3 Jayanta Kumar Das 19-04-2005 Ph.D./286/2005 Some studies on epidemiology & biochemistry of childhood ocular and orbital malignant tumors in North-Eastern India YES 10-03-2010 YES 20-09-2010
4 Gobinda Banik 21-04-2006 Ph.D/284/2004 Anti Diabetes Plants of Southern Assam with special reference to Biological Screening YES - YES 17-05-2010
5 Mir Alam Siddique 25-04-2006 Ph.D./370/2005 A study on the status of phospholipids in phosphatidopeptides and proteolipids of human senile cataract YES - YES 19-04-2010
6 Anil Kumar Baidya 07-08-2017 20171104001 Evolutionary Systems Biology of Multi-stage Lung Cancer NO NO
7 T Sayamsmruti Panda 07-08-2017 20171104002 Identification of Biomarkers for Mental Disorders using machine learning approaches NO NO
8 Karamveer 21-08-2017 20171104004 Molecular Evolution and distribution pattern of HPV in Indian Population NO NO
9 Ishana Jha 29-01-2021 2000104004 Computational modelling of Leishmania donovani NO NO

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

S.No Scholar Name Designation Funding Agency Fellowship Title Year of Joining Year of Completion
1 Dr. J. Saranya Research Associate Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR Research Associateship 18-03-2021 17-03-2024

Financial assistance availed to attend conferences / workshops and to pay membership fee
of professional bodies during the year

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E-Lecture Details

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Details of Online Education Conducted

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Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Genomic Coevolution of Neural Genes shaping novel functions in human Satellite Symposium for the Indian Academy of Neurosciences entitled "Translational Neurophysiology and Cognition" Indian Academy of Neurosciences and University of Calcutta National 10-11-2021 10-11-2021 2021
2 Biology: Past, Present and Future Lecture Series in Zoology Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Adarsha Mahavidyalaya, Karimgunj, Assam National 28-09-2021 28-09-2021 2021
3 R language and environment Workshop on Research Data Analysis using R Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu State 06-03-2020 07-03-2020 2020
4 Bioinformatics: Sequence analysis to systems medicine National Seminar on Bio-resources of North-eastern India: Advanced approaches in research and conservation strategies for sustainable development Department of Zoology, A.D.P. College, Nagaon, Assam National 07-02-2019 08-02-2019 2019
5 Nature does not play dice with the genome Diamond Jubilee Symposium on Evolutionary Biology IIT Bombay National 02-03-2019 02-03-2019 2019
6 Translational Bioinformatics in disease diagnosis and therapeutics. National Conference on Drug Discovery and Translational Medicine Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu National 14-03-2019 16-03-2019 2019
7 Towards a systems-level understanding of the evolution of human-specific cognition and language gene 19th All India Congress of Genetics and Genomics CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata International 02-12-2019 04-12-2019 2019
8 Computational genomics for crop improvement International Conference on Genomics and Breeding for Crop Improvement Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut International 04-12-2019 06-12-2019 2019
9 Evolution of protein structures National Workshop on Macromolecular Crystallography Centre for Bioinformatics, Pondicherry University National 18-12-2019 18-12-2019 2019
10 A Search for Network Biomarker among Heterogeneity of Cancer 10th National Symposium on Recent Trends in Structural Bioinformatics and Computer Aided Drug Design Alagappa University, Karaikudi National 20-02-2018 23-02-2018 2018
11 Bioinformatics: The intersection of Physical and Life Sciences Spring School Symposium on Recent Trends in Biological Sciences Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur National 07-03-2018 08-03-2018 2018
12 Coevolution of Human-specific Intelligence and language genes 22nd International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences Faculty of Science, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad International 13-04-2018 15-04-2018 2018
13 Marine Bioprospecting in the Age of Bioinformatics National Workshop on Marine Biotechnology National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai National 26-06-2018 26-06-2018 2018
14 Genome Informatics International Conference on Genomic Medicine cum Workshop on Bioinformatics Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Madras International 20-09-2018 20-09-2018 2018
15 Evolutionary Systems Medicine: Unravelling Complexities in Neurodegenerative Diseases A tripartite International Conference on Neurodegenerative Disorders: Current and Future Perspectivea tripartite University of Calcutta, Institute of Neuroscience & Newcastle University, Kolkata International 10-02-2017 12-02-2017 2017
16 The Evolution of Genome: A Stochastic Vs. Deterministic Process One Day Seminar on Current Trends in Protein Structures and Genome Analysis Centre for Bioinformatics, Pondicherry University National 24-02-2017 24-02-2017 2017
17 Evolutionary Systems Biology: An Emerging Discipline Two-day National Conference on Recent Trends in Systems Biology Department of Zoology, Osmania University, Hyderabad National 27-03-2017 28-03-2017 2017
18 The ROC-Supervised Support Vector Machine for Diagnosis of disease 20th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences Faculty of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad International 14-07-2017 17-07-2017 2017
19 Evolutionary Systems Medicine: Unravelling Genomic Complexity in Human Health and Disease National Symposium on the Age of Bioinformatics Institute of Biosciences & Technology, Aurangabad. National 13-09-2017 14-09-2017 2017
20 Understanding cancer heterogeneity using network medicine approaches 21st International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences Department of Mathematics, Guru Jambheswar University of Science and Technology, Hisar International 28-10-2017 30-10-2017 2017
21 Unravelling Complex Diseases: A Network Medicine Approach 19th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Kumaun University, Nainital International 17-10-2016 19-10-2016 2016
22 Current Trends in Genome Informatics Workshop on Basic and Applied Bioinformatics for Clinical Genomics CIDRF, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, Puducherry National 14-10-2016 14-10-2016 2016
23 Bayesian approaches in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology International Conference on Recent Advances in Mathematics and Their Applications (ICRAMTA-2016) Department of Mathematics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur International 10-07-2016 12-07-2016 2016
24 Redefining Psychiatric diseases: A network medicine approach 5th Annual meeting of Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences India Habitat Centre, New Delhi National 26-02-2016 28-02-2016 2016
25 Application of Bioinformatics in Agriculture Centennial year celebration program of BHU Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) National 01-03-2016 01-03-2016 2016
26 Evolution of Intelligence in Mammals: A Computational Approach 18th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences Allahabad University, Allahabad International 23-12-2015 25-12-2015 2015
27 Statistical Computing in Genomics Bacterial Pathogenomics for diagnosis of pathogens, detection of resistance and evolution MICROCON-2015 National 26-11-2015 26-11-2015 2015
28 Network Medicine: Understanding Complex Diseases National Seminar on Bioinformatics and Biopharmaceuticals Bharathiar University, Coimbatore National 03-03-2015 03-03-2015 2015
29 Role of SRGAP2 gene in brain development: A Bayesian study 7th National Symposium on Recent Trends in Structural Bioinformatics and Computer Aided Drug Design Alagappa University, Karaikudi National 25-02-2015 28-02-2015 2015
30 The Systems Biology of Mental Disorders 17th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences University of Rajasthan, Jaipur International 16-01-2015 18-01-2015 2015
31 Redefining Psychiatric diseases: A Systems Biology Approach 6th National Symposium on Recent Trends in Structural Bioinformatics and Computer Aided Drug Design Alagappa University National 18-02-2014 21-02-2014 2014
32 R- Biological Computing and Applications Workshop Distributed Information Sub-Centre, Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development, Imphal National 14-03-2014 15-03-2014 2014
33 Next generation sequencing data analysis Bioinformatical approaches in Biological sequence analysis with special emphasis on next generation sequencing Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai National 24-07-2014 24-07-2014 2014
34 Phylogenetic methods National Workshop on Diagnostic Methods in Clinical Microbiology JIPMER, Puducherry National 08-10-2014 11-10-2014 2014
35 The Evolution of Genome: A Stochastic Vs. Deterministic Process International Conference on Informatics & Integrative Biology Bose Institute, Kolkata International 17-12-2014 19-12-2014 2014
36 The genomic organization of a complex biological system 5th National Symposium on Recent Trends in Structural Bioinformatics & Computer Aided Drug Design Alagappa University National 20-02-2013 22-02-2013 2013
37 Comparative Genomics and application of various softwares in Bioinformatics Workshop Dept. of Zoology, Gauhati University, Guwahati. National 27-02-2013 28-02-2013 2013
38 Molecular Evolution ICAR Summer School on Recent Advances in Bioinformatics for Quality Livestock Production Madras Veterinary College, Chennai National 13-05-2013 13-05-2013 2013
39 R Language for Bioinformatics ICAR Summer School on Recent Advances in Bioinformatics for Quality Livestock Production Madras Veterinary College National 13-05-2013 13-05-2013 2013
40 Molecular Evolutionary Studies Workshop School of Biosciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore University 12-07-2013 12-07-2013 2013
41 A Network View of Mental Disorders -National Conference on Brain and Consciousness at Indian Statistical Institute Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata National 20-09-2013 21-09-2013 2013
42 Molecular Evolution 6th NEBInet Coordinators’ Meeting (Interactive Meeting for North East Bioinformatics Centres) Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India National 11-11-2013 12-11-2013 2013
43 Robustness of Ecological Networks: A Mechanistic Approach for Environmental Governance International Conference on Glo-cal Crisis and Environmental Governance in North Eastern Region of India Assam University International 11-11-2013 13-11-2013 2013
44 Statistical landscape of Complex Biological Systems International Conference on Recent Developments on Statistical Theory and Practice Dept. of Statistics, Pondicherry University International 14-12-2013 16-12-2013 2013
45 Statistical Methods in Evolutionary Genomics National Workshop on Statistical Computing in Life Sciences Pondicherry University National 27-02-2012 04-03-2012 2012
46 Introduction to Systems Biology National Workshop on Statistical Computing in Life Sciences Pondicherry University National 03-03-2012 04-03-2012 2012
47 Biological Network Analysis using R National Workshop on Statistical Computing in Life Sciences Pondicherry University National 27-02-2012 04-03-2012 2012
48 Introduction to R and Bioconductor: Testing the biological hypothesis Workshop on Current perspectives in Life Sciences University of Calcutta University 13-03-2012 19-03-2012 2012
49 Molecular Evolution in the post-genomic era Workshop on Current perspectives in Life Sciences University of Calcutta University 13-03-2012 19-03-2012 2012
50 Biological Network Analysis using R Workshop on Current perspectives in Life Sciences University of Calcutta University 13-03-2012 19-03-2012 2012
51 Computational Methods for Pathways and Systems Biology National Training program on Application of Computational Biology in studying abiotic stresses in Insects National Bureau of Agriculturally Important Insects (NBAII-ICAR), Bangalore National 17-03-2012 17-03-2012 2012
52 Network Biology: Principle & Applications National Workshop on Systems Biology & Network Pathways Holy Cross College, Tiruchirapalli National 24-08-2012 24-08-2012 2012
53 Introduction to R and Bioconductor National Workshop on Statistical Computing in Life Sciences Pondicherry University National 27-02-2012 04-03-2012 2012

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 DBT-Innovative Young Bio-scientist Award Review Committee meeting Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India Centre for Bioinformatics & Two days National 17-06-2016 18-06-2016 2016
2 National Seminar on Recent Trends in Macromolecular Crystallography Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India Pondicherry University & Two days National 12-03-2014 13-03-2014 2014

Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 National Workshop on Statistical Computing in Life Sciences Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India Pondicherry University & Seven Days National 27-02-2012 04-03-2012 2012

Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

S.No Name of the Position Agency/Organisation Duration Nature of Duties
1 Member of Academic Council Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu 2020-2023 Academic matters of the institute
2 Member of Scientific Advisory Committee ICMR- Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna 2022 Advisory role in Scientific Research

Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

S.No Name of the Body/Society Nature of Affiliation Year
1 International Academy of Physical Sciences Associate Fellow 2021
2 Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery Society (BIDDS) Life Member 2018
3 The Zoological Society Kolkata Life Member 1995
4 Indian Science Congress Association Life Member 1994
5 Association for the promotion of DNA Fingerprinting and other DNA Technologies Life Member 1994

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Centre Head March 6, 2013 to March 22, 2016 Centre for Bioinformatics
2 Coordinator 2013-2016 Distributed Information Centre (DIC) at Pondicherry University
3 Coordinator 2013-2016 Network Teaching Program in Computational Biology between Pondicherry University and Anna University
4 Chairman 2013-2016 Board of Studies in Bioinformatics, Pondicherry University
5 Chairman 2013-2016 Board of Studies in Computational Biology, Pondicherry University
6 Coordinator 2013-2015 UGC-SAP program in Bioinformatics, Centre for Bioinformatics, Pondicherry University
7 Coordinator 2014-2017 Bioinformatics National Certification (BINC) Examination
8 Centre Head (i/c) March 23, 2016 to June 6, 2018 Centre for Pollution Control and Environmental Engineering
9 Dean (Research) 2021-2023 Coordination of all activities relating to research and development, intellectual property and industry interaction

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

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Collaboration with Institution/Industry

S.No Collaborator Name Designation Institution/Industry Type Nature of Collaboration Period of Collaboration Visits to Collaborating
Institution / Industry
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From Date To Date From Date To Date
1 Prof. Wen-Hsiung Li James Watson Professor University of Chicago INTERNATIONAL Research 16-07-2007 15-07-2008 16-07-2007 15-07-2008 Conducted Research in Molecular Evolution as Visiting Associate Professor. Published a research paper in Molecular Biology and Evolution.
2 Prof. Nilkanta Chakrabarti Professor University of Calcutta NATIONAL Joint Research program and Joint Supervisor 02-03-2015 To date 05-02-2018 09-02-2018 Joint collaborative research in cognitive neuroscience at UGC-CPEPA, a centre of interdisciplinary research at University of Calcutta.

Faculty Development Programme Attended (Orientation, Refresher, other Short Term Course during the year)

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Participation in IMPESS, IMPRINT, SPARC, STARS, LEAP Programme etc and DSF Funding Programme

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Enrolment under ARPIT Programme

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