News & Notes
We would like to give a special thanks to all of our sponsors for the NANO-Bio Collaborative 2012
Chief PatronDr. P. Kaliraj
Vice Chancellor (O), Anna University
PatronDr. S. Sivanesan
Registrar (i/c), Anna University
Co-PatronDr. S. Muttan, Regional Director (i/c)
Anna University Regional Centre, Tiruchirappalli
Dr. R. Krishnamoorthy, Dean,
BIT Campus, ANna University, Tiruchirappalli
ChairDr. K. Ruckmani
Prof & Head, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Technology
Dr. Shyam S. Mohapatra
Director, Nanomedicine Research Centre, USF
ConvenersDr. P. Selvamani
Dr. S. Latha
Dr. S. Lakshmana Prabu, Pharm Tech
Scientific CommitteeDr. N. Subramanian
Dr. K. Kavitha
Mr. A. Shanmugarathinam, Pharm Tech Dr. P. Rajaguru, Biotechnology Dr. M. Sivakumar, Nanotechnology Dr. Subhra Mohapatra
Molecular Medicine, USF
TreasurerMrs. K. Akilandeswari
Mrs. M. Vijaya Lakshmi, Pharm Tech
MembersDr. A. Puratchikody
Dr. E. Sanmugapriya
Dr. R. Vijaya
Mrs. A. Umamaheswari
Mr. R. Suriyakanth, Pharm Tech
Dr, Gary Hellermann, Internal Medicine, USF
Dr. Srinivas Nagaraj, Internal Medicine, USF
National Advisory CommitteeAjayaghosh, Ph.D., Scientist H, NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram.
Chawngthanliana, Ph.D., Director, RIPANS, Mizoram
Girish Sahni, Ph.D., Director, IMT, Chandigarh
James Pitchai G., Ph.D.,
Vice-Chancellor, Bharathiar university, Coimbatore.
Kannan K., Ph.D., Annamalai University, Chidambaram.
Krishnan M., Ph.D., Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.
Kumaraguru A.K., Ph.D.,Vice-Chancellor, MS University, Tirunelveli.
Manimekalai K., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor,
Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal
Mandal A.B., Ph.D., Director, CLRI, Chennai.
Mahalingam S., Ph.D., IIT Madras, Chennai.
Alok R. Ray, Ph.D., IIT, New Delhi
Azad A., Ph.D., Director, Anna University, Chennai.
Manavalan R., Ph.D., Annmalai University, Chidambaram
Mohan Rao C.H., Ph.D., Director, CCMB, Hyderabad.
Murugesan R., Ph.D., President, ISTE, New Delhi.
Ponnavaiko M., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor, SRM University, Chennai.
Prabakaran P., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor, TANUVAS, Chennai.
Pradeep T., Ph.D., IIT Madras, Chennai
Samathanam G.J., Ph.D., Advisor & Head, DST, New Delhi.
Selvaraj G., Ph.D., Director of Drug control, Chennai.
Sharma C. P., Ph.D., SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram
Souvik Bhattacharyya, Ph.D.,
Vice-Chancellor, Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
Srinivasan B.P., Ph.D., Director, DIPSAR, New Delhi.
Sundar C.S., Ph.D., Director, Material Science Group, IGCAR, Kalpakkam.
Udupa N., Ph.D., Manipal University, Manipal.
International Advisory CommitteeHarald Renz, MD, Philipps University Marburg, Germany.
Jagat Kanwar, Ph.D., Deakin University, Australia.
Ji Ho (Joe) Park, PhD, KAIST, Korea.
Kurt E. Geckeler, Ph.D., GIST, South Korea.
Manikam Sivakumar, Ph.D., Nottingham University, Malaysia.
Rathinasabapathy Thirumurugan, Ph.D.,
International Medical University, Malaysia.
Ratneshwar Lal, Ph.D., University of California, USA.
Shyam Mohapatra, Ph.D.,University of South Florida, USA.
Shivshankar S. Sundaram, Ph.D.,
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, USA.
Subhra Mohapatra, Ph.D.,
University of South Florida, USA.
Vinod Labhasetwar, Ph.D., CCLRI, USA.
Yashwant Pathak, Ph.D., COP, USF, USA.