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Dr. S.Suresh

 Associate Professor 

Area of Specialization

Enzyme and Food technology, Biofuel, Bioremediaton


Department of Biotechnology, FSH, SRMIST, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai-89

Educational Details:

  • Degree – Ph.D
  • Area or Subject – Industrial Biotechnology
  • University – Anna University, Chennai-25, India
  • Awarded Year – 2015
  • Degree – M.Sc.,
  • Area or Subject – Biochemistry
  • University – University of Madras
  • Awarded Year –2009
  • Degree – B.Sc.,
  • Area or Subject – Biochemistry
  • University – University of Madras
  • Awarded Year – 2006

NPTEL Online Certification Course : 3

Courses – Biochemistry/Biotechnology

Research Interests – Enzyme Technology, Food Processing, Environmental Biotechnology.

Selected Publications

  • S.Madhuvanthi, S.Jayanthi, Suresh.S and A.Pugazhendhi. (2022). ‘Optimization of consolidated bioprocessing by RSM in the conversion of corn stover to bioethanol by Thermophilic Geobacillus Thermoglucosidasius’. Chemosphere (Elsevier) (Impact Factor 8.964). Volume 304, 135242
  • R.Sivaramakriahnan, S.Suresh, S.Kanwal, G.Ramadoss, B.Ramprakash and A.Incharoensakd. (2022). Microalgal biorefinery concepts developments for the biofuel and bioproducts; current perspective and bottlenecks. International Journal of Molecular sciences (Impact Factor:5.924), (Publisher-MDPI). Volume 23(5), 2623; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms23052623
  • Suresh, S., et al. (2022). Functionalization of Spray Coated Cellulose Nanofiber Sheet with Montmorillonite (MMT) and Silver Nanoparticles (AgNPs) to Biomedical nanocomposite as Wound Regeneration Scaffold. Progress in Organic Coatings. (Impact Factor: 5.161), (Publisher-Elsiever). Volume 166, 106782.
  • Suresh, S., et al. (2022). Synthesis and Characterization of Paddy Straw Chitosan Nanocomposite as an efficient photocatalytic bio-adsorbent for the Removal of Rhodamine B and Malachite green dye from Aqueous Solution’. Applied Nanoscience (Impact Factor: 3.674), (Publisher – Springer). https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13204-021-02141-7
  • Rajasekar, A., Devasena, T., Suresh, S., Senthil, B., Pugazhendhi, A., and Sivaramakrishnan, R. (2022), Curcumin nanospheres and nanorods: Synthesis, characterization and anticancer activity. Process Biochemistry (Impact Factor: 3.757), Volume 112, Pages 248-253.
  • R.Sivaramakrishnan, G. Ramadoss, S. Suresh, S. Poornima, A.Pugazhendhi, AranIncharoensakdi.  (2021) Microalgal feedstock for the production of omega-3 fatty acid ethyl esters and ɛ-polylysine. Biotechnology Reports (Impact Factor: 4.968). Volume 31. Pages e00656.
  • Suresh.S, Sivaramakrishnan.R, Radha.V, and A.Pugazhendhi, (2020) Ultrasound pretreated rice bran for the enhanced Rhizopus sp. phytase production and its application as a feed, Food Bioscience (Accepted).
  • Suresh.S et al., (2020) Microbial production of single cell oil from wastes and its industrial applications, Journal of natural remedies (Accepted).
  • R.Sivaramakrishnan, B.Ramprakash, G.Ramadoss, S.Suresh, A.Pugazhendhi, Aran Incharoensakdi. (2020) High potential of Rhizopus treated rice bran waste for the nutrient-free anaerobic fermentative biohydrogen production, Bioresource Technology, Volume 319.
  • Suresh.S et al., (2020) Response of Scenedesmus sp. To microwave treatment: Enhancement of lipid, exopolysaccharide and biomass production, Bioresource Technology, Volume 312.
  • Suresh.S et al., (2019) Chlamydomonas sp. as dynamic biorefinery feedstock for the production of methyl ester and ɛ-polylysine. Bioresource Technology, Volume 272, January 2019, Pages 281-287.
  • Suresh.S and K.V. Radha (2015). Effect of a mixed substrate on phytase production by Rhiozopus oligosporus MTCC 556 using solid state fermentation and determination of dephytinization activities in food grains, Food Science and Biotechnology, 2015, vol. 24, pp. 551-559.
  • Suresh.S and K.V.Radha (2016) Statistical optimization and mutagenesis for high level of phytase production by Rhizopus oligosporus MTCC 556 under solid state fermentation. Journal of Environmental Biology- 2016, vol.2, pp.253-259.
  • Suresh.S et al., (2013) Production and optimization of phytase from Rhizopus oligosporus using agro residues by solid state fermentation. Middle-East Journal of Science and Research, 2013, 17 (2), pp
  • Suresh.S and K.V.Radha (2012) Production and purification of phytase by solid state fermentation from Rhizopus oligosporus MTCC 556 using agricultural wastes, Journal of Biotechnology and Biomaterials 2012, 2:6.

Papers Presented:

  • “Paper Presented”, Waste Water Treatment Plant Design and Uses (Hepta Hydro Ablusion Model) in the International Conference on Progressive Research in Quality Data Engineering (PRIDE-2022). Organized by the Department of Computer science, FSH, SRMIST, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai-89. In Association with Middle East College, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.
  • “Paper Presented”, Enhanced Production of Biodiesel by using immobilized thermophilic Bacillus Sp., in the International Web Conference on Advances in Biotechnology – Gene Technology (ICAB 2021) organized by the Department of Biotechnology, Dwaraka Doss Goverdhan Doss Vaishnav College, Chennai. held on 17th and 18th February, 2021.
  • “Poster Presentation” Entitled ‘Extracellular Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Characterization and their application in NOX Abatement’ in ‘International Conferences on Modern Trends in Chemical Sciences including Green Chemistry’ at Department of Chemistry, SRMIST, Ramapuram, Chennai – 89, India, held on 27-29th Dec 2018.
  • “Oral Presentation”, Optimization and Kinetic Studies of Laccase production from Pseudomonas Sp., International Conference on “Food Microbiology and Food Safety – Upcoming Changes, Technologies & Emerging Risks”. Dwaraka Doss Goverdhan Doss Vaishnav College, Chennai. held on October 11, 2017.
  • “Oral Presentation”, Biological synthesis and Characterization of Hydroxyapatite using phytase fromRhizopusoligosporusMTCC 556, International Conference on Advanced Functional Materials, International Conference on Advanced Functional Materials, held on May 3-5, 2017.
  • “Poster Presentation”, In vitrodephytinization studies for hypercholesterolemia using phytase with different food grains. Conference on Understanding Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Obesity and Stroke by Sidra, Medical and Research Centre. Doha, Qatar held on 10-12 April 2017.
  • “Oral Presentation”, Production and purification of phytase by solid state fermentation from Rhizopus oligosporus MTCC 556 using agricultural wastes, 3rd World Congress on Biotechnology, OMICS publications, Hyderabad, India.
  • “Oral Presented” Entitled Production and Characterization of Phytase by solid state fermentation”, National Seminar “Biotechnological Approaches Towards Sustainable Future” D G Vaishnav College, Arumbakkam, Chennai-106, on 28th February 2018
  • “Oral Presented” National Conference on Emerging Trends in Smart Materials held at SSN College of engineering on 19th January 2018
  • “Oral Presented” National Conference on “Advances in Innovative Materials for Energy & Environment”. SRM University, 13th October 2017.
  • “Oral Presented” Contemporary Molecular Techniques and their Potential Applications in Current Applied Biology. M.R. Government Arts College. Jan-2015
  • “Oral Presented” National Conference on Chemical Engineering Processes in Environmental Applications CEPEA 2012. Anna University, Chennai.
  • “Oral Presented” BIOTECHCELLENCE’12, 18th National Technical Symposium, held at Anna University, Chennai.
  • “Oral Presented” A National level seminar on Electrochemical and Chemical technology’ SELECT’11, held at CSIR, Karaikudi.
  • Paper presented at the State Level Seminar on ‘Bewilder Biochem’05’, K.M.G College of Arts and Science, Vellore. Held on 2nd and 3rd December 2005.
  • Paper Presented in the State Level Seminar on ‘Bioscience’, at C.Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore. Held on 5th January 2005.
Academic Experience:  Assistant Professor (Sr.G) (May 2020 to till date)
  • Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (Ramapuram Campus), Bharathisalai, Ramapuram, Chennai-89, India.
Assistant Professor (O.G) (January 2016 – May 2019)
  • Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (Ramapuram Campus), Bharathisalai, Ramapuram, Chennai-89, India.
Lecturer (February 2010 - January 2011) Dr.MGR.Chokkalingam Arts College (Affiliated to Thiruvalluvar University), Arni, Thiruvanamalai District, India.

Workshops /Seminars/Conferences:

  • Participated in National Level Four Days Research Development Program on “Structured Approach of Methods & Techniques Behind Research” Organized by Bhopal School of Social Sciences Research cell in Association with Department of Education from 27th October 2021 to 30th October 2021.
  • Participated in a Two-day National Level Virtual Conference on “Environment Protection and Wildlife Conservation (EPWC-2021)” organized by Social Service League of AyyaNadarJanakiAmmal College, Sivakasi on 10-6-2021 & 11-06-2021.
  • Participated in the National Conference on Diagnosis, Management and Vaccination for COVID 19, organized by the IQAC Collaboration with Marine Biotechnology and Young Academy of India, AMET
  • Participated the “Hands-On Workshop: Cell Culture and In VitroHuman Disease Models” from 27th-28thNovember 2019 at Monash University, Malaysia.
  • Attended 2nd ACS – CRSI Meeting in Kanpur, India, 18th July 2019
  • Participated in the 3 days training program “Engineering Pedagogy for the 21st Century Teachers”, SRMIST, Ramapuram, held on 25th – 27th June 2019.
  • Attended Workshop on “Protein Purification”, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur. Held on 3rd April 2019.
  • Participated in the CRSI – ACS Symposium on 13 July 2017 in Hyderabad, India.
  • Participated in ‘Regional Workshop on Research Based Pedagogical Tools’ held from 7th to 9th September 2017 at SRM University, Ramapuram, Chennai-89.
  • Participated in the One day Instructonic (Faculty Development Program). The training was held on 29th June 2017 trained by Focus Academy for Career Enhancement.
  • Participated in Two Days Workshop, Organized by Royal Society of Chemistry Yusuf Hamied Inspirational Chemistry Program, SRM University, Chennai-89. Held on 3-4th Feb, 2017
  • INTERNAL AUDITOR ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and Audit Training. Creative Management Consultants, Chennai. Held on 10th Feb, 2017.
  • Attended the Workshop “How to Write for and get Published in Scientific Journals and Publish Manuscripts” conducted by Springer and Edanz associated with Anna University at Chennai on 29th January 2013.
  • Participated in the short course on “How to do a good Ph.D thesis” during April 10-12, 2012 at Anna University.
  •  “Participated in Inquizzition” BIOTECHCELLENCE’12, 18th National Technical Symposium, held at Anna University, Chennai.
  • Participated in the State Level Seminar on Molecular Oncology : Prospects in Diagnosis and Treatment, by the Department of Biochemistry, Prof. Dhanapalan College for Women, Kelambakkam. Held on 31st January 2009.
  • Participated ‘National Conference & Intercollegiate Technical Meet on BOPHORA-07’, SRM University, Chennai.
  • Participated VIthWinter Symposium on Cardiovascular Science.at Christian medical college. Vellore on January 10-12, 2008
  • Participated Vth Winter Symposium on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Christian medical college. Vellore, on January 11-13, 2007

Achievements and Awards:

  • Acted as a Faculty Coordinator for the "MANAV Scientific Reading and Comprehension Self-Assessment Module (for students)”, conducted by Project MANAV– The Human Atlas Initiative in September to October 2021 (2 Months Training Program)
  • Chaired a Session for Poster Presentationof the Two days Virtual International Conference – Chemistry for Next Gen Applications (ICCNA’21) organized by Department of Chemistry, Sri SivaSubramaniyaNadar (SSN) College of Engineering, Chennai during 24 & 25th September 2021.
  • I2OR International Teaching Excellence Award 2021by International Institute of organized Research, Registered MSME, Govt. of India on 5th October 2021.
  • Coordinator of Research and Development, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRMIST, Ramapuram Campus.
  • Resource Person and Chaired a Session for Oral : National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences 2020 (NCRTCS’20) organized by the Department of Chemistry, Sri SivasubramaniyaNadar (SSN) College of Engineering, Chennai during 26th – 27th November 2020.
  • “Young Scientist Award” received from AICTE sponsored "International Conference on “Novel approach of Biotechnology and Bioengineering in health care system” held on 06.03.2020 to 07.03.2020 Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Prathyusha Engineering College. Poonamallee, Tiruvallur,Tamilnadu
  • Resource Person and Chaired a Session, National Workshop on “Basic Molecular Techniques in Biotechnology” held at Department of Biotechnology, D G Vaishnav College, Arumbakam, Chennai-106 on 3rd and 4th September, 2019.
  • Guest of Honor (Special talk), on “Environmental impacts on Phytase” at Department of Biochemistry, Chulalonkorn University, Thailand. Held on 25th August 2017.
  • Coordinatorof ECO CLUB, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRMIST, Ramapuram. (June 2018 – April 2019).
  • “Chaired a Session” International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Commerce, Management, Economics, Computer Science and Microbiology” at Tagore College of Arts and Science, Chennai. Held on February 2, 2018.
  • Chairman of Research Scholar, A.C.College of Technology, Anna University, Chennai, India. During the period of (March 2012 to June 2015).
  • “Expert talk” was given on “Le Reve Phase” A Carrier Guidance Program on 16th October, 2021, organized by Rotaract Club of Ambattur in Association with Interact club of VanaVani Matriculation Higher Secondary School, IIT Campus, Chennai.
  • “Expert talk” was given Virtually on“Career Guidance Programme-Biotechnology” on17thApril, 2021. SRM Nightingale Mat.Hr. Sec School.T.Nagar, Chennai
  • ‘Organized’ Mega Rally on ‘Save Water’ (5KM) around Rampuram, Chennai-89 on Oct 3rd 2019.
  • ‘Organized’ Medicinal Tree Plantation on Campus at SRMIST, Ramapuram, Chennai on April 4th 2019.
  • Delivered a Lecture on “IyarkaiVivasayam” at Government Higher Secondary School, Nesapakkam, Chennai, India, held on 7th June 2018.
  • Planted a Tree at Usainee Government School, Ramapuram, Chennai, India, held on 10 July 2017.

Academic / Professional Membership:

  • American Chemical Society. Washington, D.C. United States.
  • Association of Chemistry Teachers.N.PuravMarg, Mankhurd, Mumbai-88
  • Society for Advancement of Chemical Sciences and Education (SACSE), IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India.
  • The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata, India.