Viswanatha Chaitanya K

Viswanatha Chaitanya K

Professor-HOD, Microbiology and FST (Food Science & Technology), GSS , VSP

Education
Ph. D.
Email ID
ckolluru@gitam.edu
Education
Ph. D.
Research Areas
  • Abiotic stress tolerance of crop plants
  • Physiology of grain yielding plants
  • Extraction of phytochemical compounds from medicinal plants
  • Protein structure prediction using bioinformatics tools

Education

Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
Ph.DPondicherry Central University2003
M.PhilPondicherry Central University1999
M.Sc.Andhra University1998
B.Sc.Mrs AVN College1996

Experience

DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
DBT Post DocIndian Institute of Science02-09-200520-07-2009
Post docPondicherry University01-01-200401-09-2005

Awards

Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
Best Teacher AwardGITAM University2019
Best Researcher AwardGITAM University2014
DBT Post doctoral FellowshipDepartment of Biotechnology, Govt. of India2005
CSIR- Research FellowshipCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt of India2002
Gold Medal for Outstanding performance in M.Phil.Pondicherry University1999

Changes in the antioxidant intensities of seven different soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) cultivars during drought. Journal of Food Biochemistry, Scopus, FEB-2020, 44, 13118

Biological Functions of Volatile Compounds Extracted from the Rice Bran A ReviewBiomedical & Pharmacology Journal, Scopus, APR-2020, 13, 213-231

Morphological and Physiological Responses of Seven DifferentSoybean (Glycine Max L. Merr.) Cultivars to Drought StressJournal of Crop Science and Biotechnology, Scopus, DEC-2019, 22, 355-362

Effect of water stress on the physiological and biochemical responses of two different Coleus (Plectranthus) speciesBiologia Futura , Google scholar, DEC-2019, 70, 312-322

Wheat brancomposition and nutritional quality a review.Advances in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Scopus, -2018, 9, 555754

Comparative Analysis of Antimicrobial Activity of Herbal Extracts against Pathogenic Microbes. . Adavnces In Biochemistry and Biotechnology , Scopus, -2018, 2018, 1-7

Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activities in the Root, Stem and Leaf Extracts of Centella Asiatica. Advances in Biotechnology and Microbiology , Scopus, -2017, 3, 1-9

Effect of salinity stress on the morphology & physiology of five different Coleus species. Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal, Scopus, -2017, 10, 1-11

Photosynthesis and antioxidative defense mechanisms in deciphering drought stress tolerance of crop plants. A Review. Biologia Plantarum , Scopus, -2016, 60, 201-218

Varietal differences in the antioxidative properties of soybean [glycine max (l.) merr.] seeds. Journal of Food Biochemistry. , Scopus, -2015, 39, 398-408

Variations in 13C Rates and Crassulacean Acid Metabolism of Six Coleus speciesBritish Journal of Applied Science and Technology, Scopus, -2015, 6, 295-303

Supercritical fluid extraction of functional ingredients from plants A review.Current Biochemical Engineering, Google scholar, -2015, 2, 24-32

Salinity stress and sustainable agriculture A ReviewAgricultural Reviews , Google scholar, -2014, 35, 34-41

Structural Analysis and docking of Stilbene Synthase Protein from Chinese Grape Vine Vitis pseudoreticulataBritish Biotechnology Journal, Scopus, -2014, 4, 185-204

Modeling and Analysis of CuZn, Mn and Fe Superoxide Dismutase genes in Soybean (Glycine max. l). Genetics and Molecular Biology. , Google scholar, -2013, 36, 225-236

Modeling and phylogenetic analysis of chloroplast ascorbate peroxidase in Ipomea nil (L.). International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Scopus, -2013, 2, 4866-4874

Modeling of Arabidopsis and Soybean thiaminpyrophosphokinase genes. Journal of Advanced Bioinformatics Application and Research., Google scholar, -2012, 3, 292-303

Role of thiamine in human metabolism. Journal of Pharmacy Research, Google scholar, -2012, 5, 5144-5148

Differential responses of marine sediment bacteria Pseudomonas stutzeri strain VKM014 to chromate exposures. Research Journal of Microbiology, Scopus, -2012, 7, 114-122

Differential responses of four soybean (Glycine max. L) cultivars to salinity stress.Legume Research, Scopus, -2012, 35, 185-193

The role of antioxidants in human health and maintenance small molecules with infinite functions. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Research , Google scholar, -2011, 2, 748-755

Evaluation of Hydroxyl radical scavenging activity and HPTLC fingerprint profiling of Aegle marmelos (L.) Correa extracts. Journal of Pharmacy Research, Google scholar, -2011, 4, 252-255

Characterization of Hydroxymethyl pyrimidine monophosphate kinase for thiamin synthesis in wheat. Journal of Advanced Bioinformatics Applications and Research, Google scholar, -2011, 2, 167-172

Biofilm formation of halophylic Vibrio harveyi strain vh265 on various food contact surfaces. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences , Google scholar, -2011, 3, 553-558

Role of highthroughput sequencing technologies in genome sequencing. International Journal of Advanced Biotechnology and Research, Google scholar, -2010, 1, 120-129

Role of oxidative stress in human health an overview. Journal of Pharmacy Research, Google scholar, -2010, 3, 1330-1333

Antioxidative Responses of Soybean (Glycine max. L) Seedlings to Salinity Stress.Journal of Plant Biology, Google scholar, -2009, 36, 83-87

Biochemical responses to drought stress in mulberry (Morus alba L.) evaluation of proline, glycine betaine and abscisic acid accumulation in five cultivars. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum , Scopus, -2009, 31, 437-443

Photosynthesis and oxidative stress responses to water deficit in five different mulberry (Morus alba L.) cultivars.Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants , Scopus, -2005, 11, 291-298

Low temperatureinduced changes in antioxidative metabolism in rubberproducing shrub guayule (Parthenium argentatum Gray). Plant Growth Regulation , Scopus, -2004, 44, 175-181

Droughtinduced responses of photosynthesis and antioxidant metabolism in higher plants Review. Journal of Plant Physiology , Scopus, -2004, 16, 1189-1202

Differential antioxidative responses to water stress among five mulberry (Morus alba L.) cultivars. Environmental and Experimental Botany, Scopus, -2004, 52, 33-42

Proteomics an overview in developments biology.. Bioinformatics Journal of India , Others, -2004, 1, 65-73

Biomass Yields in relation to photosynthesis in four cultivars of mulberry.Indian Journal of Plant Physiology, Google scholar, -2003, 8, 158-163

StressInduced proteins in Parthenium argentatum leaves. Biologia Plantarum , Scopus, -2003, 46, 313-316

Water stress effects on photosynthesis in different mulberry cultivars. Plant Growth Regulation , Scopus, -2003, 40, 75-80

Variation in heat stress induced antioxidant enzyme activities among three mulberry cultivars. Plant Growth Regulation , Scopus, -2002, 36, 175-180

Variation in photosynthetic rates and biomass productivity among four mulberry cultivars. Photosynthetica, Scopus, -2002, 40, 305-308

Mulberry Leaf metabolism under high temperature stress.Biologia Plantarum , Scopus, -2001, 44, 379-384

Water stress mediated changes in antioxidant enzyme activities of mulberry (Morus alba. L). Journal of Sericultiral Sciences, Japan., Scopus, -2000, 69, 169-175

Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Supercritical extraction and characerization of bioactive compounds from different coleus species subjected to salinity stressUniversity Grants Commission, Government of India3622-Mar-2013
Studies on The Role of Antioxidative Defense Mechanisms In Deciphering Drought Stress Tolerance In Soybean (Glycine max (L) Merr.)Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India3617-Sep-2012
optimization of operational parameters for the extraction of thiamine from rice and wheat brans and enrichment of foodsDST Ministry of Food Processing Industries3605-Sep-2012
Strategies for studying the salinity stress adaptations of different Coleus speciesScience and Engineering Research Board3604-May-2012
Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
Food Medical and Environmental Applications of PolysaccharidesChaptersElsevierPlant Biochemistry1511-5269780128192392021
Biofertilizers Study and ImpactChaptersScrivener Publishing LLCAgriculture biotechnology1371-39297811197246742021
Model Organisms to Study Biological Activities and Toxicity of NanoparticlesChaptersSpringerNano Technology1117-138ISBN 978981152020
Genome and Genomics From Archaea to EukaryotesBookSpringerGenomics19789811507012019
Free Radicals, Antioxidants and DiseasesChaptersIntech Open Publishers, Rijeka, CroatiaPlant Biotechnology1107-1199781789235652018
Emerging Issues and Technologies in Salinity Management for AgricultureChaptersApple Publishers, New YorkPlant Biotechnology19781771884432016
Soybeans Cultivation, Nutritional Properties and Effects on HealthChaptersNova Science Publishers Inc, New York, USAPlant Biotechnology11-209781634858422016
Crop Modification, Nutrition and Food ProductionChaptersElsevier Publishers, Cambridge, U.KPlant Biotechnology147-749780444636612016
Biotechnology AdvancesChaptersDaya PublishersPlant Biotechnology1387-3989789351243332015
Cell and Molecular Biology A Lab ManualBookPHICell and Molecular Biology19788120348002013
Tree Improvement and BiotechnologyChaptersPointer Publishers, IndiaTree Physiology1130-14081713237312004
Board nameJournal name
Editorial BoardInternational Journal of Proteomics and Genomics
Editorial BoardNASS Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Board nameJournal name
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
A STUDY ON ANTIMICROBIAL AND ANTIOXIDANT POTENTIAL OF FIVE DIFFERENT COLEUS SPECIES IN RESPONSE TO SALINITY STRESSDivya KotagiriGITAM Institute of Science GITAM UniversityPlant Biotechnology2019Full timePhD
A study on the physiological and biochemical responses of two different Coleus species to drought stressI.V.S.N.PrathyushaPlant Biotechnology2015Full timeM.Phil
DIFFERENTIAL RESPONSES OF SEVEN SOYBEAN (GLYCINE MAX L. MERR.) CULTIVARS TO DROUGHT STRESSD. Easwar RaoPlant Biotechnology2014Full timePhd
A STUDY ON THE VARIATIONS IN THE PHYSIOLOGICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL RESPONSES OF SIX PLECTRANTHUS SPECIES SUBJECTED TO SALINITY STRESSVenkata Ramana GopavajhulaPlant Biotechnology2013Part timePhd
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
Best Teacher AwardGITAM University2019
Best Researcher Award GITAM University2014
DBT Postdoctoral FellowshipIndian Institute of Science Bangalore2005
CSIR, Fellowship CSIR Govt of India2001
Gold MedalPondicherry University1999
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
A NOVEL ESSENTIAL OIL WITH ANTIFUNGAL PROPERTIES201741011504 AIndian30 Mar, 2017
METHOD FOR ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTIOXIDANT PROTEIN FROM GRAPE SEEDS 1554CHE2015Indian26 Mar, 2015
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
A NOVEL COMPOUND WITH ANTICANCER PROPERTIES201741011546Indian30 Mar, 2017