D r. T. Panda

Dr. T. Panda



MSB 140A



Research Homepage

Research Areas

Bioprocess optimization, Enzyme design and Bionanotechnology

PRO Attainments

1987 – Doctor of Philosophy
IIT Delhi

1980 – Master of Technology
Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

1977 – Bachelor of Technology
Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

1973 – Bachelor of Science
University of Calcutta,Kolkata


Career History

1995 – Current
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Professor & Head on EOL-FST
Department of Biotechnology, IIT Kharagpur

Associate Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Assistant Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Visiting Scientist
Iowa State University of Science and Technology, USA

1992, 1989, 1988
Incharge – Head, Centre for Biosciences and Biotechnology
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Visiting Faculty
Agricultural and Food Engineering Division Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.

1986- 1987
Research cum Teaching Associate
Biotechnology and Engineering Group, IIT Kharagpur

1984- 1987
Fellow in Advanced Research Program in Bioenergy Institut fur Biochemische Technologie und Mikrobiologie Technical University of Vienna, Austria

Recent Publications


Cellular localization and production of lovastatin from monascus purpureus, Seenivasan, A., Venkatesan, S., Panda, T., Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 80(1), pp. 85-98


Comparison of the elution characteristics of individual forms of lovastatin in both isocratic and gradient modes and HPLC-PDA method development for pure and fermentation-derived lovastatin, Seenivasan, A., Gummadi, S.N., Panda, T., Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology 47(9), pp. 901-908


Interplay of chemical and thermal gradient on bacterial migration in a diffusive microfluidic device, Murugesan, N., Dhar, P., Panda, T., Das, S.K., Biomicrofluidics 11(2),024108


Effect of gold nanoparticles on thermal gradient generation and thermotaxis of E. coli cells in microfluidic device, Murugesan, N., Panda, T., Das, S.K., Biomedical Microdevices 18(4),53


Biosynthesis of gold and silver nanoparticles with anti-microbial activity by callus cultures of Michelia champaca L., Iyer, R.I., Panda, T., Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 16(7), pp. 7345-7357

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