Centre for Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering



Dr. Nidhee Chaudhary

Designation :  Centre Head / Professor

Area of Interest :  Industrially & therapeutically important enzymes; Bioprocess Technology


Dr. Monika Prakash Rai

Designation :  Professor

Area of Interest : 
a. Production of fatty acid methyl ester (biodiesel) from different algae.
b. Manipulating culture conditions for enhancement of lipid content of microalgae.
c. Searching innovative harvesting technique by using hydro-gels.
d. Study on green diesel or renewable biodiesel.
e. Industrially important microbial proteases (production and characterization).


Dr. Prabhanshu Kumar

Designation :  Assistant Professor -III

Area of Interest :  Aging, Effects of antioxidants, Biochemical Engineering & Bioprocess Technology


Dr. Abha Kumari

Designation :  Associate Professor

Area of Interest : 
Bioprocess Technology:
Production of Biofuels: biodiesel and Bioethanol Minerals Bioprocessing and Metals Extraction Biodegradation of Polythene Wastewater treatment
Computational Biology:
Development of biochemical Network Model for microorganisms Comparative genomics Computational Drug Desgin


Dr. Praveen Dahiya

Designation :  Associate Professor

Area of Interest :  Enzymology, Fermentation and Industrial Biotechnology. Plant Products.


Dr. Benu Kumar

Designation :  Assistant Professor - II

Area of Interest :  Molecular characterization of Enzymes from thermophiles (beta-glucosidases). Presently working on immobilization of Urease enzymes.


Dr. Shashi Sharma

Designation :  Assistant Professor

Area of Interest :  Fermentation/ bioprocess technology for the production of value added products


Dr. Kirti Rani Sharma

Designation :  Assistant Professor - II

Area of Interest :  Enzyme Technology and nanotechnology


Mr. Patel Vishal Haribhai

Designation :  Assistant Professor

Area of Interest :  Bioreactor/Reactor Design, Down Stream Porcessing, Process Design, Energy Efficiency


Smriti Shrivastava

Dr. Smriti Shrivastava

Designation :  Assistant Professor

Area of Interest :  Applied Microbiology, Enzyme Technology and Bio-energy