Acharya Nagarjuna University

Chemistry

Dr. Anitha C. Kumar
Assistant Professor
PhD, MRSC

Date of Birth 04/21/1978
Date of Joining 11/8/2006
Contact 0863 - 2594581, , 8185998052, anithackumar@rediffmail.com, anitha.kumar@gmail.com
PhD Thesis
Title of Thesis University from which Ph.D. awarded Awarded Year
Fluorescence studies on Poly (N-Isopropylacrylanicle) (PNIPAM) and Poly (Vinyl alcohol) (PVA) hydrogels. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), Chennai. 2008
Areas of Research Interest
Photochemistry, Thermoeversible Hydrogels, Polymer/Peptide synthesis, Polymeric Nanoparticles/ Hydrogels systems for biomedical applications
Academic Achievements
Best Poster Award at ICSS 2008, Jadavpur University, India Marie-Curie Intra European Fellowship (IEF) Award 2012,Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom. CNRS Post-doctoral fellowship from CRPP, University of Bordeaux1, France, 2010-2011. ANR Post-doctoral fellowship from LCPO, University of Bordeaux1, France, 2008-2010. Qualified in National level test for Research Fellowship (UGC-JRF) (2002). Qualified in National level test Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by Indian Institute of Technologies, India (2002). Organising Committee Member of National Conference on Modern Trends in Chemical Sciences, (MTCS-2013), Acharya Nagarjuna University, Andhra Pradesh, India.
No. of Books Published and Edited 2 Book Chapters
No. of research articles published/presented since the inception: 9

Research Students Information

Guided Successfully Submitted Presently Guiding
Ph.D 5
M.Phill 1 3

Journals For Details of PublicationsClick here

National Journals 1
International Journals 8

Conferences

Conference National 9
Conference International 21
Research Collaboration
1.Aston University, Birmigham, UK,2. University of Bordeaux1, France

Major/Minor Research Projects Conducted

Title Date Funding Amount(in Lakhs) Project Summery
Fluorescence spectroscopy as a probe of interactions between Stealth polymersomes and Plasma Proteins 30-07-2014 Major 23.15 Click here
Fluorescence spectroscopy as a probe for polymer-peptide gelation 05-11-2018 Major 15 Click here
Isothermal Titration Calorimetry as a Probe for the Interaction between Proteins and Polymer/Peptide Nanoparticles 01-01-2019 Major 30 Click here