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ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Department of Microbiology, Periyar University, was started during the academic year 2009-2010, with a vision of establishing world class Science and Technology base with a view to provides knowledge, skills and services in Microbiology with internationally competitive systems.

VISION

Aspires to be a reference center, committed to an academic excellence and to the attainment of national and international recognition for the quality of its educational, research, and service activities in agriculture, medical and public health microbiology.

MISSION

  • Prepare Post graduate students and Researchers to recognize, investigate, engage with resolve and manage the myriad of microbiological problems affecting health, and the environment through the programmes designs.
  • Contribute to the health sciences by pursuing high quality research and other scholarly activities
  • Function as an expert resource within the local and regional geographical area regarding all issues related to medical and public health microbiology.

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

  • M.Sc.
  • M.Phil.
  • Ph.D.

FACULTY

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ACTIVITIES

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FUNDED PROJECT

Name of the Faculty Project Title Funding Agency Total amount Sanctioned (in Lakh)
Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Tuberculosis drugs from Marine Actinomycetes DST 09.14
Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Antifouling compounds from Marine Actinomycetes UGC 09.14
Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Tuberculosis drugs from Marine Actinomycetes DST 09.69
Dr. R.Balagurunathan Optimization, synthesis and evaluation of noel antibiotic Transitmycin isolated from marine Streptomyces species R2 ICMR 07.50
Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential anti – leptospiral drug from marine actinomycetes DST 19.50
Dr. A. Murugan Bioremediation of aromatic hydrocarbons using surface displayed catechol dioxygenase UGC, New Delhi 07.74
Dr. P.M. Ayyasamy Prototype development and bioreactor designing for lab scale treatment of ground water and soil containing nitrate and fluoride UGC, New Delhi 12.96
Dr. P.M. Ayyasamy Detoxification of arsenic and iron from ground water and soil through bioreactor designing and different treatment columns CSIR 15.92
Dr.D.Arvind Prasanth Apoptosis Inducing Microbial metabolites of Endophytic fungi isolate from medicinal plant from Eastern Ghats, Tamilnadu DST 09.14
Dr. R. Dhandapani Combined approaches on Acetyl CoA carboxylase activity for enhanced lipid production in microalgae DBT 16.11
Dr. R. Dhandapani The role of probiotics in the control of Blue Green Algae and Zoothamnium sp. for sustainable south Indian shrimp culture SERB 19.60

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CONTACT

  • Department of Microbiology

  • Periyar University
  • Periyar Palkalai Nagar
  • Salem – 636011
  • Tamil Nadu
  • India
  • Phone : 0427-2345766 (Ext.No : 227 , 228)
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