Delegates attending or presenting posters are required to register and send their
registration fee by Bank Demand Draft drawn in favor of “ NanoBio 2013” payable at
Tiruchirappalli at the rates given below.
Research Scholars
Faculty members
`4000/Date: 27-29th June 2013
Scientists and delegates from research
institutes and industries and for all delegates
for spot registration
Foreign Delegates
Theme : Advances in
Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Nanotechnologies
Contact details : +91 431 2407978, +91 98424 84568, +91 98424 78785
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Jointly Organised by :
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology,
Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University,
Tiruchirappalli - 620 024. Tamilnadu, India
Nanomedicine Research Centre, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli
nna University, Chennai is one of the
renowned Technical University established
by the Government of Tamil Nadu having 4
campuses, 4 regional centres, 13 constituent colleges,
12 Govt aided institutions and 596 affiliated
institutions. BIT, Anna University, being located at
Tiruchirappalli, a city of rich cultural heritage with a
host of reputed educational institutions and known as
Rock Fort city endeavour to impart quality student
centered technical education by striving hard for
continuous development and improvement in
learning, research and developmental activities so as to
produce proven technocrats. The University Campus
carries out teaching, research and extension services
through its centers, departments, constituent and
affiliated colleges. It also works to foster partnerships
with academic and industry experts to provide
educational opportunities and training. BIT, Anna
University, Tiruchirappalli has carved a niche for
itself in providing technical education in the
disciplines that are rare of their kind in our country.
Aiming at excellence the University offers UG, PG
and research programmes in Pharmaceutical
Technolog y, Biotechnolog y, Petrochemical
Technology, Information Technology, Nano
Technology, Automobile Engineering, Software
Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering,
Electronics and communication Engineering,
Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Energy
Engineering. Apart from the routine activities the
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology excels in
research activities through centrally sponsored
research projects to a tune of Rs. 775 Lakhs including
Department of Science and Technology, Government
of India, New Delhi sponsored “National Facility on
Drug Development” for Academic Institutions,
Pharmaceutical and Allied industries.
he University of South Florida is a highimpact, global research university located in
beautiful Tampa Bay on Florida's spectacular
west coast. It is one of the largest public universities in
the nation, and among the top 50 universities, public or
private, for federal research expenditures. The university
is one of only four Florida public universities classified
by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of
Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a
distinction attained by only 2.3 percent of all
universities. At the heart of USF is a vibrant, diverse
and engaged student body. More than 47,000 students
are enrolled in the USF System, a system of three
separately accredited institutions USF Tampa, USF St.
Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee with an annual
budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact
of $3.7 billion. The university's main Tampa campus is
home to USF Health, including the Colleges of
Medicine, Nursing, Public Health and Pharmacy.
The UNRC is based at the University of South Florida
College of Medicine, and membership is open to all
persons from the Colleges of Medicine, Public Health,
Nursing, Arts and Sciences, and Engineering interested
in collaborating on nanomedicine projects. The
Director of the UNRC is Shyam S. Mohapatra, PhD,
Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal
Medicine Division of Allergy and Immunology. The
main mission of the UNRC is to bring together a
dedicated, creative, interdisciplinary group of faculty
and staff to conduct research on the application of
nanoengineering methods and materials to the
development of novel, highly effective and useful
therapies and diagnostic methods.
Dr. P. Kaliraj
Vice Chancellor (O), Anna University
Dr. S. Sivanesan
Registrar (i/c), Anna University
Dr. S. Muttan, Regional Director (i/c),
Anna University Regional Centre, Tiruchirappalli
Dr. R. Krishnamoorthy, Dean,
BIT, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli
Dr. K. Ruckmani
Prof & Head, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Technology
Dr. Shyam S. Mohapatra
Director, Nanomedicine Research Centre, USF
Dr. P. Selvamani
Dr. S. Latha
Dr. S. Lakshmana Prabu, Pharm Tech
Dr. N. Subramanian
Dr. K. Kavitha
Mr. A. Shanmugarathinam, Pharm Tech
Dr. P. Rajaguru, Biotechnology
Dr. M. Sivakumar, Nanotechnology
Dr. Subhra Mohapatra,
Molecular Medicine, USF
Mrs. K. Akilandeswari
Mrs. M. Vijaya Lakshmi, Pharm Tech
Dr. A. Puratchikody
Dr. E. Sanmugapriya
Dr. R. Vijaya
Mrs. A. Umamaheswari
Mr. R. Suriyakanth, Pharm Tech
Dr. Gary Hellermann, Internal Medicine, USF,
Dr. Srinivas Nagaraj, Internal Medicine, USF.
Dr. Dhirendra Bahadur, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.
Magnetic Drug Delivery
Dr. Gopal Kundu, NCCS, Pune.
Nanoparticle mediated Drug Delivery in Breast Cancer.
Dr. Gupta K.C., IITR, Lucknow.
Dr. Jagat Kanwar, Deakin University, Australia
Nanomedicine in cancer.
Dr. Jayasree R.S., SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram,
Nanotechnology in Biosensing & Bioimaging.
Dr. Praveen Kumar Vemula, NCBS, Bangalore
Nano-therapeutics : Biobased Nano materials to prevent skin disorders.
Dr. Rao D.N., AIIMS, New Delhi.
PLGA Nano Particles as Vaccine Delivery for infectious diseases.
Dr. Ratneshwar Lal, University of California, USA.
Nanoimaging and nanomechanics for diagnostics and therapeutics.
Dr. Sanyog Jain, NIPER, Chandigarh.
Smart nanoconstructs for advanced drug delivery applications.
Dr. Shivshankar S. Sundaram,
A modular approach to create a neurovascular lab on-a-chip unit.
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, USA.
Dr. Shyam Mohapatra, University of South Florida, USA.
Stem cells and micro RNAs: novel nanomedical approaches to
Reparative Medicine
Dr. Subhra Mohapatra, University of South Florida, USA.
Emerging applications of nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery.
Dr. Vinod Labhasetwar,
Role of membrane biophysics in drug delivery to overcome cancer drug
Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, USA
Ahmed Kamal, Ph.D., IICT, Hyderabad
Manavalan R., Ph.D., Annmalai University, Chidambaram
Ajayaghosh, Ph.D., Scientist H, NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram.
Mohan Rao C.H., Ph.D., Director, CCMB, Hyderabad.
Akbarsha M.A., Ph.D., MGDC, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli
Murugesan R., Ph.D., President, ISTE, New Delhi.
Alok R. Ray, Ph.D., IIT, New Delhi
Ponnavaiko M., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor, SRM University, Chennai.
Azad A., Ph.D., Director, Anna University, Chennai.
Prabakaran P., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor, TANUVAS, Chennai.
Chawngthanliana, Ph.D., Director, RIPANS, Mizoram
Pradeep T., Ph.D., IIT Madras, Chennai
Girish Sahni, Ph.D., Director, IMT, Chandigarh
Pradeep Srivastava, Ph.D., IIT, BHU, Varanasi.
Harpal Singh, Ph.D., IIT, New Delhi.
Samathanam G.J., Ph.D., Advisor & Head, DST, New Delhi.
James Pitchai G., Ph.D.,
Sankaran K., Ph.D. Anna University, Chennai.
Ratneshwar Lal, Ph.D., University of California, USA.
Selvaraj G., Ph.D., Director of Drug control, Chennai.
Shyam Mohapatra, Ph.D.,University of South Florida, USA.
Sharma C. P., Ph.D., SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram
Shivshankar S. Sundaram, Ph.D.,
Souvik Bhattacharyya, Ph.D.,
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, USA.
Kumaraguru A.K., Ph.D.,Vice-Chancellor, MS University, Tirunelveli.
Vice-Chancellor, Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
Subhra Mohapatra, Ph.D.,
Manimekalai K., Ph.D., Vice-Chancellor,
Srinivasan B.P., Ph.D., Director, DIPSAR, New Delhi.
University of South Florida, USA.
Sundar C.S., Ph.D., Director, Material Science Group, IGCAR, Kalpakkam.
Vinod Labhasetwar, Ph.D., CCLRI, USA
Udupa N., Ph.D., Manipal University, Manipal.
Yashwant Pathak, Ph.D., COP, USF, USA
Vice-Chancellor, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore.
Kannan K., Ph.D., Annamalai University, Chidambaram.
Krishnan M., Ph.D., Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.
Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal
Mandal A.B., Ph.D., Director, CLRI, Chennai.
Mahalingam S., Ph.D., IIT Madras, Chennai.
Chenzhong Li, Ph.D., Florida International University, FL, USA.
Harald Renz, MD, Philipps University Marburg, Germany.
Jagat Kanwar, Ph.D., Deakin University, Australia.
Ji Ho (Joe) Park, PhD, KAIST, Korea.
Kurt E. Geckeler, Ph.D., GIST, South Korea.
Manikam Sivakumar, Ph.D., Nottingham University, Malaysia.
Rathinasabapathy Thirumurugan, Ph.D.,
International Medical University, Malaysia.
Abstracts of original research work are invited for the poster
Abstract should be submitted as soft copy through email as an
presentation in this conference in the following specific areas
attachment to [email protected]. The abstracts
of interest.
should not exceed 250 words, should be formatted in A4, 12
Pharmaceutical Technology
font Size, Times New Roman font and with single line spacing.
Nanoscale drug delivery systems
Name of the corresponding author and co-authors should be
Targeted drug delivery systems
Nanobioengineering and Nanodevices
Novel Nanomaterials
given with complete contact details (organization, mailing
address, E-mail, phone, fax). Poster size for the presentation
is 1 x 1m. Abstracts will be published only if the corresponding
author register for the conference.
Nanomedicine : Nanodiagnostics and Nanotherapeutics
Nano biotechnology
Based on the scientific impact, the selected articles will be
published in conference proceedings with ISBN number.
Last date for submission of Abstract: 20th May 2013
Last date for submission of full paper : 30th May 2013
Please consider contributing and encouraging your team members and
colleagues to submit abstracts to “NanoBio 2013”.
Contact details: :+914312407978, Fax: 0431 2407333
Selected presentations will be rewarded suitably
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