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Faculty Profile – VDS

Mrs. VARSHA D SAVANTH

Assistant Professor

Email : savanth.varsha@gmail.com

Contact No : +91 9632294123, 0816-2214039

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BIOGRAPHY


Mrs. Varsha D Savanth is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biotechnology, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumakuru. She has B.E., degree in Biotechnology and M.Sc. Engg (by research) in Biotechnology from the Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. She is pursuing her Ph.D. research work at Visvesvaraya Technological University. In her research work, she has worked on protein purifications. Varsha has won first prize in National level paper presentation held at GMIT, Davangere and published 3 research papers in national and international journals. At SIT, Tumakuru she is currently involved in teaching post-graduate diploma students and coordinating activities.

EDUCATION DETAILS


Degree Specialization Year University
Pursuing Ph.D. Biotechnology Ongoing Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum
M.Sc. Engg (by research) Biotechnology 2013 Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum
B.E Biotechnology 2007 Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE


Designation Work Place Duration Type
Ph.D. scholar GM Institute of Technology,Davangere, Karnataka, India Feb 2014 – Present Date Research
Assistant Professor GM Institute of Technology,Davangere, Karnataka, India Jan 2011 – Feb 2014 Teaching
Lecturer GM Institute of Technology,Davangere, Karnataka, India Aug 2007 – Jun 2014 Teaching
Research Associate GM Institute of Technology,Davangere, Karnataka, India Feb 2010 – Feb 2013 Research

 

AREA OF INTERESTS / RESEARCH


  1. Downstream Processing
  2. BioProcess control and automation
  3. Bioinformatics

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS


JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Varsha D Savanth, Seema J Patel, Enhanced production of xylanase from local fungal isolates and effectiveness in pulp treatment, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science,  ngineering and Technology, December 2013, Vol. 2, Issue 12, 7670-7676 Impact factor 1.672
  2. Varsha D Savanth, Seema J Patel, Production and characterization of xylanase from local fungal isolates by submerged fermentation, Asian Jr. of Microbiol. Biotech. Env. Sc.2014, Vol. 16, No. (1) : 75-80.
  3. Varsha D Savanth, Seema J Patel, Review on Fungal Xylanases and their applications, International journal of advanced research, 2015, Vol. 3, Issue 3, 311-315

WORKSHOP / CONFERENCE / FDP ATTENDED / GUEST LECTURES DELIVERED


CONFERENCE ATTENDED

  1. Presented paper on the topic- Partial Purification and Characterization Of Industrially Important Xylanase From Aspergillus niger Isolates On Corncob, in National level symposium held at G M Institute of Technology, Davanagere during October 2015.