Directorate of Research

IIISM

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Prof. K. Ilango

PhD (Sri Ramachandra University)

Dean

Emaildean.iiism@srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-47432341

Research Areas: Herbal drug standardization using HPLC, HPTLS, LC-MS techniques, analytical method development & Validation, Polyherbal formulation development for the management of Diabetes mellitus, PCOS, Arthritic etc., Synthesis of novel hetero cyclic compounds and screening for anticancer and antidiabetic activities.

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Dr. U. Senthil Kumar

PhD (University of Madras)

Scientist

Emailsenthilkumar.u@ktr.srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-47432341

Research Areas: Plant systematics, Phylogenetics, Biogeography, Bioinformatics, Molecular Ecology, Ethno botany, Natural Product Research, GIS mapping

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Dr. R.C. Satish kumar

M.D (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences, Bangalore)

Assistant Professor

Emailsatishkumar.r@srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-47432341

Research Areas: (i) Preclinical and Clinical evaluation of safety and efficacy of Herbal/Herbo-mineral formulations ( Phase I & Phase II Clinical Trial), Ayurvedic Biology, Identification of Herbal nano carriers in Novel Drug Delivery System, Development of Phytosomal formulations to treat Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Cancer, Pharmacogenomics in Ayurveda, Phyto formulation development in Ayurveda, Pharmacovigilance in Ayurveda, Validation of Ayurgenomics, Standardisation & Validation of Classical Ayurvedic formulations, Innovative protocol development in the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

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Dr. R. Mohankumar

PhD (University of Madras)

Assistant Professor

Emailmohankumar.r@srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-27417488

Research Areas: (i) Synthetic Organic chemistry, Isolation of phytochemical markers from natural source by conventional column chromatography and Preparative HPLC techniques. Modification of functional groups in natural products. HPLC, HPTLC method development & validation for Natural & synthetic products. Nano-particle synthesis using plant sources. Identification of chemicals by plant root exudates through hydroponic method. Structural characterization of organic molecules by NMR & LC-MS-MS techniques.

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Dr. M.R. Ganesh

PhD (University of Madras)

Assistant Professor

Emailganesh.mr@srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-27417489

Research Areas: (i) Developing cost effective high throughput screening techniques to deconvolute the role of active ingredient(s) present in a poly herbal formulation. Enhancing the therapeutic efficacy of traditional herbal medicines using synthetic and biocatalytic processes. Investigate the remedial effect of phyto medicines in modulating the immune system via epigenome.

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Dr. M. Kesavan

PhD (University of Madras)

Assistant Professor

Emailkesavan.m@srmist.edu.in

Phone: 044-27417487

Research Areas: (i) Purification of proteins from plants source by chromatography techniques. (ii) Proteins crystallization using hanging drop and sitting drop vapor diffusion methods. (iii) X-ray intensity data collection using mar345 image plate detector and data processing programs, namely Scale pack and AUTOMAR and Imosflm. (iv) Structure determination with Phenix and CCP4 suites software. Operation of high field FT-NMR spectrometer experiments in liquid and solid state. (v) Small and Macro molecules, 3D Structure determination using NMR, X-ray spectroscopy and theoretical calculation (DFT method). (vi) NMR probe development using Li-ion battery.