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Singh, R.P
R.P. Singh Professor rpsbsfbs[at]iitr.ac.in 91-01332-285792
Areas of Interest
  • Microbial Biotechnology, Nanobiotechnology, Microbial Enzymes, Molecular Biology, Biofuels, Bioremediation, Drug Delivery Systems
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
20062014Member Task Force, DBT Govt. of India
2014 dateMember Task Force, DRDO, Govt.of India
2011dateMember, Commitee on GMOFSSAI, Govt.of India
20012003HeadDeptt of biotec,IIT Roorkee
2006to dateProfessor, IIT Roorkee
20032006Associate Professor, IIT Roorkee
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph.DMicrobiologyCentral Drug Research Institute,Lucknow,India1983
M. Sc.BiochemistryG. B. Pant University of Ag. Technology, Pantnagar1979
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20062012Prof. In-charge Guest HouseIIT Roorkee
20042006Officer in Charge, Security,IIT Roorkee
20052005Chief Staff AdvisorThomso
20042006Chief WardenRavindra Bhawan
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Engineered asparaginase -------- as an antileukemic agentDBT2012
Analysis of antifungal principles ------ outer Himalayan regionDRDO2011
Bioprocess Development for--------A. nigerAICTE2002
Investigations of glycosyl tranferases----------- S. cerevisiaeDST1998
Memberships
  • Fed. of European Microbiologists,, Member
  • Proc. Innov. Network, UK, Member
  • Biotechnology Res. Soc. of India, Life Member
  • Soc. of Biol. Chemists, India, Life Member
  • Assoc. of Microbiologists of India, Life Member
  • Bioinformatics Soc. of India,, Life Member
  • New York Acad. of Sciences, , Member, 1996-97
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
UAMS, Little Rock, USAVisiting Assistant Prof.1996-97
Harvard Medical School, DFCI, Boston, USAResearch Fellow1988-90
Harvard Medical School, DFCI, Boston, USAPost Doctoral Fellow1986-87
NIH, Bethesda, USAVisiting Fellow1985-86
Refereed Journal Papers

More than 200 papers, reviews and book chapters