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  • Prof Ashok Kumar Srivastava

  • Professor (HAG)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Publications 1980 - 2018

Publications

  • 90
    Journal Articles
  • 6
    Chapter
  • 6
    Conference Paper
  • 4
    Review
  • 1
    Short Survey
  • 1
  • 1
  • 87

Citations / H-Index

2824 Citations
27 h-index
2370 Citations

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Expertise

Multidisciplinary Engineering

Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Modelling, Optimisation and Control of Bioprocesses, Plant Cell Biotechnology

Personal Information

Prof Ashok Kumar Srivastava

Male
Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas
New Delhi, Delhi, India - 110016


Experience

  • Professor (HAG)

    Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

  • Professor

    Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

  • Associate Professor

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

  • Assistant Professor

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

  • Lecturer

    Harcourt Butler Technological Institute


Qualification

  • Ph.D.

    McGill University, Montreal Canada

  • M.Tech (Chemical Technology) Biochemical Engg

    Harcourt Butler Technological Institute

  • B.Sc.(Chemical Technology) Biochemical Engineering

    Harcourt Butler Technological Institute


Honours and Awards

2006

Biotechnology Overseas Associate-ship (27.4.2006 to 27.7.2006) Massey University Palmerston North New Zealand

Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

1999

Biotechnology Overseas Associate-ship Institut fur Technische Chemie, Der Universitat, Hannover (Germany) 18.5.1999 to 18.8.1999

Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

1993

UNESCO Fellowship Award - Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands. (September 1993 - Feb 1994)

UNESCO New Delhi

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2006

Biotechnology Overseas Associate-ship (27.4.2006 to 27.7.2006) Massey University Palmerston North New Zealand

Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

1999

Biotechnology Overseas Associate-ship Institut fur Technische Chemie, Der Universitat, Hannover (Germany) 18.5.1999 to 18.8.1999

Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

1993

UNESCO Fellowship Award - Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands. (September 1993 - Feb 1994)

UNESCO New Delhi

1985

National Overseas Scholarship for Ph.D. studies (1985-90)

Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2018

Cultivation of hairy roots using inert solid substrates

Anveshika Aditya, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2017

Hairy root cultivation for mass scale production of Shikimic acid (Raw material for the drug for Avian Flu)

Swati Shalini, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2014

Development and mass propagation of hairy roots of Artemisia annua

Nivedita Patra, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

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2018

Cultivation of hairy roots using inert solid substrates

Anveshika Aditya, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2017

Hairy root cultivation for mass scale production of Shikimic acid (Raw material for the drug for Avian Flu)

Swati Shalini, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2014

Development and mass propagation of hairy roots of Artemisia annua

Nivedita Patra, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2014

Microbial Production of polyhydroxybutyrate and its copolymer by Azohydromonas australica

Geeta Gahlawat, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2014

Mass scale propagation of hairy roots of Catharanthas roseus in a bioreactor

Dhara Devang Thakore, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2013

Production of 1, 3 Propanediol

Guneet Kaur, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2009

Development of a suitable bioreactor system for azadirachtin production by hairy roots of Azadirachta indica

Smita Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2009

Production of anti-cancer drug Podophyllotoxin by Plant Cell Cultivation of Linum album

Ashish Baldi, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2008

Effect of Indian spices on common Intestinal bacteria and their development as natural food Bio-preservative in juices

P. K. Sofia, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2007

Strategies for overproduction of biodegradable polymer Poly-Hydroxy-Butyrate in Alcaligenes eutropus

Shilpi Khanna, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2006

Microbial synthesis of Gibberellic acid

Ruchi Shukla, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2006

Biopesticide Azadirachtin production from plant cell suspension culture of Azadirachta indica (neem)

Gunjan Prakash, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2002

Production of anticancer drug Podophyllotoxin by plant cell fermentation

Saurabh Chattopadhyay, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

2000

Bioprocess Engineering studies on the bioconversion of sorbitol to sorbose by Acetobacter suboxydans

R. Giridhar, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

1999

Improvement in propionic acid accumulation from lactose by Propionibacterium acidipropionici

Dr. Vandana Goswami, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

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Membership In Professional Bodies

Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Calcutta (India)

Life Member (M 10777)

Biotechnology Research Society of India

Life Member (LM-201)

Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India).

Life Member

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Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Calcutta (India)

Life Member (M 10777)

Biotechnology Research Society of India

Life Member (LM-201)

Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India).

Life Member

Association of Microbiologists of India

Life Member (2568-2008)

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Membership In Committees

2014

Expert panel on Biotechnology, NRDC, New Delhi

Chairman (2014-2017)

2014

Expert committee on HRD, DBT Task force, DBT, New Delhi (2014-2017)

Member

2012

Project Scrutiny Committee MFPI, New Delhi (June 2012-January 2016)

Member

2014

Expert panel on Biotechnology, NRDC, New Delhi

Chairman (2014-2017)

2014

Expert committee on HRD, DBT Task force, DBT, New Delhi (2014-2017)

Member

2012

Project Scrutiny Committee MFPI, New Delhi (June 2012-January 2016)

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Research Projects

Development of protocols for the production of value added bio-degradable polymers from Methane and CO2

Funding Agency : Gas Authority of India (GAIL) Noida (U.P.) India

COE on Microbial production of designer polymers from renewable resources

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Bioreactor modeling and simulation

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

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Development of protocols for the production of value added bio-degradable polymers from Methane and CO2

Funding Agency : Gas Authority of India (GAIL) Noida (U.P.) India

COE on Microbial production of designer polymers from renewable resources

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Bioreactor modeling and simulation

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

Production of high value therapeutic proteins using Pichia system

Funding Agency : Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Pilot scale trials of Plant Stem Cells (suspension culture) using bioreactors

Funding Agency : M/S Himalaya Drug Company, Bangalore

Hairy root cultivation for mass scale production of Shikimic acid (Raw material for the drug for Avian Flu)

Funding Agency : Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi

Isolation and screening of potential microbial inoculants from rhizosphere of a medicinally important weed, Cassia occidentalis

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

To strengthen the post graduate teaching and research facilities for Bio-engineering down stream processes

Funding Agency : Department of Science & Technology New Delhi

Production of terpenoids in normal and transformed cell, organ cultures and whole plants in Tea

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Investigation on the effect of elicitors on Production of Anticancer Drug Podophyllotoxin by Plant Cell Culture

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

Setting up of Distributed Information (BTIS) Sub-Centre at Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology, IIT Delhi

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Development of bioreactors for cultivation of hairy roots of Azadirachta indica

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

On line monitoring and control of fermentation

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

Development of Plant Tissue Culture Facility for Production of High Value Therapeutic Drugs

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.

Bioethanol from alternative feed stocks

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Feasibility study in the area of plant cell culture

Funding Agency : Biocon India Limited, Bangalore

Curriculum development in Biochemical Engineering

Funding Agency : All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.

Optimization of the production of Podophyllotoxin by Plant Cell Cultures

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Production and application of microbial enzymes in fruit juice debittering

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology New Delhi

Modelling and Optimization of PHB production using Streptomyces

Funding Agency : DuPont USA

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