Fields of activities:
|» Engineering |
» Environmental sciences
|» Health sciences |
» Other applied sciences
Brief description of your activity focus
Hygiene Coating for environmental and biomedical application
Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
Expertise Microbiology, Toxicology, Biomaterial, Hygiene coating, Nano-biotechnology
Nano-biotechnology: Nanoparticle synthesis (Biological and chemical methods) and characterisation,
Dynamic light scattering (DLS/Zeta sizer), Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), Transmission electron
microscopy (TEM), UV-VIS-NIR spectroscopy.
Hygiene coating: Sol-gel synthesis, spin coating, dip coating, surface property analysis (surface energy
analyzer), Thermal gravimetric analysis (TGA), Differential scanning calorimeter (DSC), Inductively coupled
atomic emission spectroscopy (ICP-AES), sample preparation and analysis of data for X-ray photoelectron
spectroscopy (XPS). Surface study by Atomic force microscopy (AFM), biofilm and surface study by Scanning
electron microscope (SEM).
Microbiology: Micro and macro dilution methods for antimicrobial assessment, Japanese standard test,
Biochemical methods (MDA release, protein, sugar estimation from bacterial cell wall), Bench scale
Bacterial growth study, Culture maintenance.
Toxicology: Spectroscopic method (Fluorescence spectroscopy) for estimation of toxicity, intracellular
reactive oxygen species, mitochondrial membrane permeability.
IT Skills: Expert in MS office, statistical and chemistry softwares (Statographics, Origin and Chemdraw).