Prof. Rajiv Dutta
Sharda University, India
Dr. Dutta earned M.Tech. in Biotechnology and Engineering from The Department of Chemical Engineering of IIT, Kharagpur, Ph.D. in Bioelectronics from BITS, Pilani and D.Sc. (hc) from IUCM, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Presently Prof. Dutta is Professor in Bioengineering and QNS Chair Professor in Nanobiotechnology at Sharda University, Greater Noida. He has taught Biochemical Engineering, Biomedical Instrumentation and Biophysics to B.E., M.E. and M.Sc. level students at Universities in India and abroad. He was also Research Faculty at the Department of Botany at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK and Department of Biological Sciences at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN apart of teaching to Ph.D. students; he carried out advanced research in the area of Ion channels electrophysiology and Membrane Nanopore. He has guided five Ph.D and eight first degree student for their research work. He is a Fellow of American Academy of Science & Technology (FAAST), Intrenational Society for Research and Development, International Academy of Art, Science & Technology. He is also an elected Member to World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology, National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI), American Society for Research (ASR) and Sigma Xi. He also holds the position of President of Biosensor Academy, India and Scientific Advisor to Serra BioLife Ltd., Melbourne, Australia. He had received several awards including JCI Ten Outstanding Young Person of India, ISBEM Dr. Ramesh Gulrajani Memorial Award 2006 and Outstanding Researcher Award-2011 at Ion Channel Retreat, Vancouver, Canada. He is Editorial Board Member or Reviewer for several journals including American Journal of Plant Physiology, American Journal of Science & Technology, International Journal of Engineering, Asian Journal of Biotechnology etc. He has published 40 publications in highly cited journals and two patents to his credits. He was also the organizing committee member for various national and International Conferences/ Symposia/ Workshops. He has been invited to deliver talks and chair various sessions at several International scientific events. Prof. Dutta has visited several countries that include USA, UK, Germany, France, Japan, Italy, The Netherlands, Hungry, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Argentina, Canada, China and Sri Lanka.