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Faculty Profile
Name:
Dr. K Anirudhan
Designation:
Principal
Department:
Botany
Qualification:
M. Sc., M. Ed, M. Phil., Ph.D
Teaching Experience (UG) in years:
28
Teaching Experience (PG) in years:
12
Date of Birth:
0000-00-00
Email id:
aniavittam@rediffmail.com
Phone No: with code:
0474 2763256
Mobile Number:
9447062613
Religion & Caste:
Hindu & Ezhava
Residential Address:

Awards and Achievements:
Prof A. Abraham Gold medal for the highest percentage of marks in Botany, 1987, University of Kerala.

Gold medal, SN Trusts, Quilon, for securing I Rank in M. Sc Degree Examination, March 1987.

Prof. Badhuri Memorial award for the best paper presentation in Biotechnology, University of Burdwan, East Bengal, November 26-27, 2005.

Reasearch Area:
Plant Biotechnology & Molecular Biology

Additional Informations:
Papers/Books published:
Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2009). In vitro production of solasodine from Solanum trilobatum. Biologia Plantarum 53(4):719-722 DOI: 10.1007/s10535-009-0130-z.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2006). On the micropropagation of Vanda Poepoe Diana. Journal of Orchid Society India 20 (1&2):65-69.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2005). In vitro induction of colchiploidy in Vanda Poepoe Diana. Journal of Cytology & Genetics 6(2): 141-145.

Anirudhan K (2009). Proceedings of National Seminar in Emerging Trends in Green Biotechnology”, 24-25 September 2009, UGC sponsored National Seminar.

Papers presented :

Anooj SL, Anirudhan K (2014) Preliminary phytochemical studies on different solvent extract Kaempferia galanga, Linn, 26th Kerala Science congress, January 28-31, Wayandu, Kerala pp10-67.

Anooj SL, Anirudhan K (2012) “Phytochemical Analysis on Kaempferia galanga, Linn”. National conference on recent trends in Molecular Biology, December 12-14, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikkara.

Rohini SS, Remya AR, Anirudhan K (2012) “Phytochemical Screening on Cissus quadrangularis, Linn.” National conference on recent trends in Molecular Biology, December 12-14, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikkara.

Remya AR, Anooj SL, Anirudhan K (2012) “Plants – Source of Eco friendly dyes, National Seminar on Biodiversity Vs Biotechnology Challenges and Options”, November 21-22, SN College, Kollam.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2011) “Expression study of HMG Co-A reductase in Solanum trilobatum, Linn.” International Symposium on Genomics of Crops, Medicinal Plants and Microbes. May 29-31, University of Kerala, Thiruvanthpuram.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2008) In vitro production of solasodine by cell suspension cultures from Solanum trilobatum. National symposium from chromosomes to genomes - challenges and prospects. March 26 to 28, 2008. Department of Botany, University of Kerala.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2007) Biotechnological exploitation of a wild Solanum species. National seminar on recent trends in Plant science research. March 02nd & 03rd, 2007. Gregor Mendel Foundation, University of Calicut, Sulthanbethery, Wayanad, Kerala.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2007) Production of solasodine from the suspension cultures of Solanum trilobatum Linn. National Conference on Biotechnology in Molecular Medicine. January 12th &14th, 2007. Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Ernakulum.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2006) Isolation, identification and quantification of bioactive principles from the callus of Solanum trilobatum Linn. National Symposium on Biotechnology of 21st Century. February 02-03-2006. FMNC, Kollam.

Anirudhan K, Nair AS (2005) High frequency somatic embryogenesis in Solanum trilobatum Linn. National conference on current Researches in Plant and Microbial Sciences, Nov.26-27, 2005; Burdwan University, East Bengal.

Seminars/workshops attended

Nation colloquim on “Academia and administration in India, Global challenges and local responsibilities”March 7-8, 2017, St. Thomas’ College (Autonomous), Thrissur, Kerala.

Short term course, October 12-16, 2015, HRDC, JNU, New Delhi.

Conference of principals 2014. June 23, 2014, Kerala State Higher Education Council, Trivandrum.

National workshop on “Modern Tools in Biotechnology Information”. February 25-26th, 2014. Department of Botany, University College, Thiruvananthapuram.

International Symposium on “Genomics of Crops, Medicinal Plants and Microbes”. May 29- 31, 2013, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

Workshop on “Virtual labs in Biotechnology”, Amrita School of Biotechnology, March 5, 2011, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham, Amritapuri, Kollam.

Golden Jubilee National Symposium on Plant Diversity and Utilization, May 25-27, 2010 Department of Botany, University of Kerala.

National Seminar on “Phytochemical and Nutrition”, February 16, 2009, FMNC, Kollam.

R. Sankar Birth centenary Seminar Series,”Recent Advances in Plant Science Research”, September 29, 2008, SN College for Women, Kollam.

National seminar on “Value added Library Services in Colleges in the Digital Era”, September 27, 2008, SN College for Women, Kollam.

National symposium “From Chromosomes to Genomes-Challenges and Prospects”, March 26-28, 2008, Dept. of Botany, University of Kerala.

National seminar on “Recent Trends in Plant Science Research”, March 2 &3, 2007, University of Calicut.

National conference of society for Biotechnologists – India, January 13&14, 2007, AIMS, Cochin.

“Workshop on stress management for Scientists”, December 22, 2006, University of Kerala.

Workshop on “plant Taxonomy and Herbarium Techniques”. August 24, 2006, Dept. of Botany, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

National seminar on “Tools and Techniques in Biology”. March 10, 2006, Dept. of Botany, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

National Symposium on Biotechnology of 21st Century, February 2-3, 2006. FMNC, Quilon.

National Conference on Current Researches in Plant and Microbial Sciences, Nov 26-27, 2005, Burdwan University, East Bengal.

National seminar on Trends in the versatile technique of HPLC, AMIC, Mumbai and AIMS, Cochin on 4- 5th Nov. 2005.

Symposium on Bioethics, ICMR, at Trivandrum on 5-6th July, 2005.

National seminar on trends in plant genomics, 19 Nov. 2004, Dept. of Botany, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

National symposium, Recent trends in plant science research, 17-19, April 2000, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

Minor/Major research projects : UGC funded minor research project: “Phytochemical screening of five wild Solanum species”.

Experience as resource person :

Resource person, XIV Refresher Course in Life Science, Academic Staff College, University of Kerala from 08/12/2009 to 28/12/2009.

“Plant Biotechnology- An Over view” – Trendz 2009, SN College, Sivagiri, Varkala on 20/11/2009.

“Biotechnology- an over view”- Seminar series, Department of Zoology, SN College, Punalur on 18/12/09

“Plant Metabolic Engineering” UGC sponsored National Conference on Genes and Genome Research in India, Department of Botany, Union Christian College, Aluva on 20/01/2011.

Memberships in academic bodies:

Member, Board of studies in Botany (PG), University of Kerala w. e. f 08/03/2011 - 07/03/2014

Membership in organizations:

Life Member, The Orchid Society of India (TOSI), Chandigad.

Life member, All India Congress of Cytology and Genetics, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata

Life Member – Indian Natonal Sceince Association