BUSI SIDDHARDHA Assistant Professor

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  • Department of Microbiology
  • School of Life Sciences
  • siddhardha.busi@gmail.com, siddhardha.bbm@pondiuni

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 Biotechnology Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad 2011
2 M.Sc Microbiology Andhra University 2003
3 B.Sc Microbiology Acharya Nagarjuna University 2001

Area of Specializaion

Awards / Prizes Conferred

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Teaching Experience

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1 Assistant Professor Department of Botany and Microbiology Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar
2 Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology Pondicherry University
3 Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology Pondicherry University

Research Experience

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Industry Experience

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Contribution towards Innovation

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Patent Details

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Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

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1 Biocontrol Potential Against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersici and Alternaria solani and Tomato Plant Growth Due to Plant Growth–Promoting Rhizo P Paramanandham, J Rajkumari, S Pattnaik, Siddhardha Busi International Journal of Vegetable Science 23 (4): 294-303 2017 -
2 Indole Acetic Acid Production and Growth-Promoting Activity of Methylobacterium extorquens MP1 and Methylobacterium zatmanii MS4 in Tomato S Pattnaik, J Rajkumari, P Paramanandham, Siddhardha Busi International Journal of Vegetable Science 23 (4): 321-330 2017 -
3 Biogenic synthesis of silver nanoparticles using aqueous floral extract of Azadirachta indica and its Anti-candida and larvicidal activities B Siddhardha, H Sairengpuii, R Jobina Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment 19 (6): 20-27 2015 -
4 One pot biogenic synthesis of Zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) using Proteus mirabilis KR13 and its antimicrobial activity B Siddhardha, R Jobina, H Sairengpuii Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment 19 2015 -
5 Microbial Transformation of (+)-α-Pinene to (+)-Verbenone by Resting Cell Suspension of Cladosporium Cladosporides Siddhardha Busi, Ramanjaneyulu GS, Prabhakar S. Current catalysis Volume 1 , Issue 2, Page: [129 - 131] 2012 -
6 Biotransformation of (-)-α-santonin by Aspergillus parasiticus and antimicrobial efficacy of the transformed products B Siddhardha, R Gadupudi, M Venkata Basaveswara Rao Current Biotechnology 1 (3), 194-198 2012 -

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

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1 Determination of Antioxidant Potential of Selected Wild Edible Mushrooms from India in a Saccharomyces cerevisiae Model System Subhaswaraj Pattnaik, Sairengpuii Hnamte, S. J. Sudharshan , Madhu Dyavaiah, Siddhardha Busi International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms 20 (6): 569-580 2018 1.21
2 Aspergillus ochraceopetaliformis SSP13 modulates quorum sensing regulated virulence and biofilm formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 Subhaswaraj Pattnaik, Tanveer Ahmed, Sampath Kumar Ranganathan, Dinakara Rao Ampasala, V. Venkateswara Sarma, Siddharha Busi Biofouling 34 (4): 410-425 2018 2.78
3 Attenuation of quorum sensing regulated virulence and biofilm development in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 by Diaporthe phaseolorum SSP12 SS Pattnaik, SK Ranganathan, DR Ampasala, A Syed, F Ameen, Siddhardha Busi Microbial Pathogenesis 118, 177-189 2018 2.33
4 Attenuation of quorum sensing controlled virulence factors and biofilm formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by pentacyclic triterpenes, betulin and bet J Rajkumari, S Borkotoky, A Murali, K Suchiang, SK Mohanty, Siddhardha Busi Microbial pathogenesis 118: 48-60 2018 2.33
5 Cinnamic acid attenuates quorum sensing associated virulence factors and biofilm formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 Jobina Rajkumari, Subhomoi Borkotoky, Ayaluru Murali, Kitlangki Suchiang, Saswat Kumar Mohanty, Siddhardha Busi Biotechnology letters 40 (7): 1087–1100 2018 1.84
6 Green synthesis of anisotropic gold nanoparticles using hordenine and their antibiofilm efficacy against Pseudomonas aeruginosa Jobina Rajkumari, Himani Meena, Muralitharan Gangatharan, Siddhardha Busi IET Nanobiotechnology 1 (8): 987-994 2017 2.05
7 Facile synthesis of heterostructured cerium oxide/yttrium oxide nanocomposite in UV light induced photocatalytic degradation and catalytic reduction: CM Magdalane, K Kaviyarasu, JJ Vijaya, B Siddhardha, B Jeyaraj Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 173: 23-34 2017 3.16
8 Determination of antioxidant activity of Hibiscus sabdariffa and Croton caudatus in Saccharomyces cerevisiae model system Pattnaik Subhaswaraj, M Sowmya, V Bhavana, Madhu Dyavaiah, Busi Siddhardha Journal of Food Science and Technology 54 (9): 2728-2736 2017 1.79
9 Elucidation of photocatalysis, photoluminescence and antibacterial studies of ZnO thin films by spin coating method Kaviyarasu K, Maria Magdalane C, Kanimozhi K, Kennedy J, Siddhardha B, Subba Reddy E, Rotte NK, Sharma CS, Thema FT, Letsholathebe D, Mola GT, Maaza M Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 173: 466-475 2017 3.16
10 Determination of antioxidant potential of Acacia nilotica leaf extract in oxidative stress response system of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Pattnaik Subhaswaraj, Mani Sowmya, Rajkumari Jobina, SJ Sudharshan, Madhu Dyavaiah, Busi Siddhardha Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture https://doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.8409 2017 2.39
11 Evaluation on the heterostructured CeO2/Y2O3 binary metal oxide nanocomposites for UV/Vis light induced photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine - B dy C Maria Magdalane, K Kaviyarasu, J Judith Vijaya, Busi Siddhardha, B Jeyaraj, J Kennedy, M Maaza Journal of Alloys and Compounds 727: 1324-1337 2017 3.77
12 Photo-induced and phytomediated synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Derris trifoliata leaf extract and its larvicidal activity against Aedes aegyp Vundru AnilKumar, Kandru Ammani, Rajkumari Jobina, Pattnaik Subhaswaraj, Busi Siddhardha Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 171: 1-8 2017 3.16
13 Facile green synthesis of baicalein fabricated gold nanoparticles and their antibiofilm activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 Jobina Rajkumari, Siddhardha Busi, Aneesh Cherukunnel Vasu, Palarajasekhar Reddy Microbial Pathogenesis 107: 261-269 2017 2.33
14 Facile green synthesis of baicalein fabricated gold nanoparticles and their antibiofilm activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 Jobina Rajkumari, Siddhardha Busi, Aneesh Cherukunnel Vasu, Palarajasekhar Reddy Microbial Pathogenesis 107: 261-269 2017 2.33
15 Green Synthesized nanomaterials as Theranostic Platforms for Cancer Treatment: Principles, Challenges and the Road Ahead Rajasekharreddy P, Huang C, Busi Siddhardha, Rajkumari J, Tai MH, Liu G Current medicinal chemistry doi: 10.2174/0929867324666170309124327 2017 3.46
16 Sludge settling and algal flocculating activity of extracellular polymeric substance (EPS) derived from bacillus cereus SK Siddhardha Busi, Sukumar Karuganti, Jobina Rajkumari, Parasuraman Paramanandham, Subhaswaraj Pattnaik Water and Environment Journal 31 (1): 97-104 2017 1.22
17 Larvicidal activity of green synthesized silver nanoparticles using Excoecaria agallocha L.(Euphorbiaceae) leaf extract against Aedes aegypti Anil Kumar V, Ammani K, Jobina R, Parasuraman P, Siddhardha B IET Nanobiotechnology 10(6): 382-388 2016 2.05
18 Photocatalytic activity of binary metal oxide nanocomposites of CeO2/CdO nanospheres: Investigation of optical and antimicrobial activity Magdalane CM, Kaviyarasu K, Vijaya JJ, Siddhardha B, Jeyaraj B Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 163: 77-86 2016 3.16
19 Ecofriendly biosorption of dyes and metals by bacterial biomass of Aeromonas hydrophila RC1 Siddhardha Busi, Jobina Rajkumari, Rahul Chatterje, Sairengpuii Hnamte Journal of Environmental Biology 37 (2): 267-74 2016 0.72
20 One-pot multicomponent synthesis of novel thiazolylhydrazone derivatives and their antimicrobial activity G. Rajitha, V. Ravibabu, G. Ramesh, B. Rajitha, R. Jobina, B. Siddhardha, S. Vijaya Laxmi Research on Chemical Intermediates 41 (12): 9703–9713 2015 1.67
21 Indolylmethylene benzo[h]thiazolo[2,3-b]quinazolinones: synthesis, characterization and evaluation of anticancer and antimicrobial activities Rajitha Gali, Janardhan Banothu, Mahendar Porika, Ravibabu Velpula, Sairengpuii Hnamte, Rajitha Bavantula, Sadanandam Abbagan, Siddhardha Busi Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry letters 24 (17), 4239-4242 2014 2.44
22 Green rapid biogenic synthesis of bioactive silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) using Pseudomonas aeruginosa Siddhardha Busi, Jobina Rajkumari, Bibhuti Ranjan, Sukumar Karuganti IET Nanobiotechnology 8 (4), 267-274 2014 2.05
23 Synthesis and Antimicrobial Screening of Novel 3, 5-Disubstituted Indazole Derivatives P. Padmaja, M. Yedukondalu, R. Sridhar, Siddhardha Busi, M. V. Basaveswara Rao Letters in Drug Design & Discovery 10 (7), 625-631 2013 1.17
24 Synthesis and Biological Activity of a Novel Pentacyclic Heterocycle Biswanath Das, Avula Satyakumar, Bommena Ravikanth, Bommena Vittal Rao, Tuniki Venugopal Raju, Busi Siddhardha, Upadyayula Suryanaryana Murty Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry 50 (2), 430-434 2013 0.89
25 Biotransformation of α-Pinene to Terpineol by Resting Cell Suspension of Absidia corulea Busi Siddhardha, M. Vijay Kumar, U. S. N. Murty, G. S. Ramanjaneyulu,S. Prabhakar Indian Journal of Microbiology 52(2): 292–294 2012 1.29

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

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Books

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Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Current Status and Applications of Actinobacteria in the Production of Anticancerous Compounds Siddhardha Busi, SS Pattnaik New and Future Developments in Microbial Biotechnology and Bioengineering Elsevier 2018 80444635075
2 Fungal-Derived Chitosan-Based Nanocomposites: A Sustainable Approach for Heavy Metal Biosorption and Environmental Management Subhaswaraj Pattnaik, Siddhardha Busi Mycoremediation and Environmental Sustainability Springer Link 2018 978-3-319-77385-8
3 Biosorption of Dye and Heavy Metal Pollutants by Fungal Biomass: A Sustainable Approach Himani MeenaSiddhardha Busi Mycoremediation and Environmental Sustainability Springer Link 2018 978-3-319-77385-8
4 Entomopathogenic Fungi-Mediated Biocontrol Mechanisms against Mosquito Subhaswaraj Pattnaik, Parasuraman Paramanantham, Siddhardha Busi Microbial Control of Vector-Borne Diseases CRC Press 2018 9781138055810
5 Bioabsorption of dyes-An implication of microbial exopolysaccharides. In: Bioremediation:Current research and application Busi Siddhardha, Jobina Rajkumari Bioremediation: Current Research and Applications IK International 2017 9789385909603
6 Marine microbial biopolymers and biomedical applications Busi Siddhardha, Sairengpuii Hnamte Industrial Applications of Marine Biopolymers CRC Press 2017 9781498731485
7 Biosurfactant – A promising approach towards the remediation of xenobiotics, a way to rejuvenate the marine eco system Busi Siddhardha, Jobina Rajkumari Marine pollution and microbial remediation Springer Publishers, Singapore 2016 978-981-10-1042-2

Edited Books

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Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Attenuation of quorum sensing and biofilm mediated virulence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa by selected phytochemicals and understanding the mechanism of action DST-SERB 2018-2021 38.81 2018

Ongoing Consultancy Works

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Completed Projects

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1 Microbial metabolites as antiquorum sensing agent for the development of novel anti-infectives DST-SERB 2014-2017 24.5 2017
2 Bioprospecting of Rhizosphere Pseudomonas spp. as biocontrol agents against certain fungal diseases of Solanum lycopersicum L. UGC 2012-2014 6.0 2014

Completed Consultancy Works

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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.,

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Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2018 M.SC 3 Department of Microbiology
2 2017 M.SC 4 Department of Microbiology
3 2016 M.SC 4 Department of Microbiology
4 2015 M.SC 4 Department of Microbiology
5 2014 M.SC 4 Department of Microbiology
6 2013 M.SC 4 Department of Microbiology

Research Guidance - Ph.D

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Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

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of professional bodies during the year

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Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

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Conferences/Seminars Organized

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Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Fermentation and Bioseparation Methods DBT Pondicherry University, 15 days National 02-01-2015 17-01-2015 2015
2 Microbial enzyme technology • CSIR-DBT Pondicherry University, 4 days National 19-06-2012 22-06-2012 2012

Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

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Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

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1 Association of microbiologists of India Life Member 2012
2 Biotech Research society of India Life Member 2012

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