Personal Profile

Dr.Ananthasubramanian M

Academic Title: Professor
Dept. of Bio-Technology,
PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India.
Date of Joining: 15/09/2000
Educational Qualification(s): B.Sc ( Zoology ) - University of Madras - 1989
M.Sc ( Applied Microbiology ) - Bharathiar University - 1991
Ph.D ( Biology Biomedical Life Sciences ) - Dr ALM PGIBMS - 01/10/1997

Biology Biomedical Life Sciences ( Biology Biomedical Life Sciences ) - University of Madras - 01/10/1997

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In Brief

Ananthasubramanian obtained his PhD from Dr ALMPGIBMS . He has 20 years of experience in teaching. Specialized in the field of infection biology his research interest spans over Multidrug resistance,Quorum Sensing, Biofilms & antibacterial scaffold. He has developed dielectrophoretic principle based cell sorter with the support from INUP program of IISc Bengaluru and DBT, Government of India. His team also has developed scaffold for bone implants using rapid prototyping. Currently his team is developing a soft DNA printing system for DNA microarray chip fabrication using EWOD. He has lead and completed projects supported by DBT, DST and UGC

Subject Expertise

Molecular Pathogenesis
Biomaterials and Artifical Organs
General Microbiology
Tissue Engineering

Research Area

BioMems and Bio Sensors
Tissue Engineering
Diagnostic devices
Insertion sequence based typing of Drug resistant clinical pathogens
Molecular epidemiology

Professional Experience:


Head of the Department of Microbiology, Hindusthan College of Arts & Science, Kelambakkan Chennai, during ( 18/06/1996 - 12/06/1999 )


Life Member - Institute of smart structure and system, Bangalore

International & National Journals

S.No. Journal Paper Title Year Role Volume
1 Microsystem Technologies Microfluidic platform for dielectrophoretic separation of bio-particles using serpentine microelectrodes 2018 Co Author
2 Journal of Materials Research Post-process composition and biological responses of laser sintered PMMA and β-TCP composites 2018 Co Author 33
3 Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering Optimization of the configuration of porous bone scaffolds made of Polyamide/Hydroxyapatite composites using Selective Laser Sintering for tissue engineering applications 2018 Co Author 29
4 Indian Journal of Biotechnology Insertion sequence based analysis of clinical isolates with NDM (blaNDM-1) resistance 2017 Co Author
5 Biomedicine Comparative study of Conventional and Rapid Prototyping Technique for the Fabrication of Porous Scaffold for Tissue Engineering Applications 2016 Main Author 36
6 Microsystem Technologies Design, Simulation and Fabrication of MEMS based Dielectrophoretic Separator for Bio-particles 2016 Main Author
7 Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research Growth Kinetics and stability assessment of siphoviridae like campylobacter phages 2016 Main Author 8
8 Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology Analysis and fabrication of polyamide/hydroxypatite porous structured scaffold using selective laser sintering method for bio-medical applications 2016 Main Author 30
9 Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs: An International Journal Relevance of Surface Asperities in Scheming Cellular Attachment to Minimize Biomaterial Associated Infections 2015 Main Author 29
10 Biomedical Research Conceptual Design and Fabrication of Porous Structured Scaffold for Tissue Engineering Applications 2015 Main Author
11 Journal of Membrane Biology Effect of biotin and galactose functionalized gelatin nanofiber membrane on HEp-2 cell attachment and cytotoxicity 2014 Main Author
12 Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs: An International Journal Nano-rough Topography of the Scaffold Enhances Osteoblast Attachment: A Review 2014 Main Author
13 BioNanoscience Electrokinetics of Cells in Dielectrophoretic separation: A Biological Perspective 2014 Main Author
14 Indian Journal of Fiber and Textile Research Effect of sonication on bioscouring of organic cotton through mixed enzymatic system – Neural network approach 2013 Main Author
15 Brazilian Journal of Microbiology Characterization and lytic activity of Pseudomonas fluorescens phages from sewage 2012 Main Author
16 The Journal of the Textile Institute Prediction of optimum process parameters to achieve eco-friendly desizing of organic cotton fabrics with indigenously produced alpha-amylase and their enzyme kinetics 2012 Main Author
17 Journal of Natural Fibers Prediction and Process Optimization of Bioscouring and Organic Cotton Fabrics through Specific Mixed Enzymatic System using Artificial Neural Network (ANN) 2012 Main Author
18 Journal of Textile, Apparel Technology and Management Neural Network approach for optimizing the bioscouring performance of Organic cotton fabric through Aerodynamic system 2012 Main Author 12
19 Indian Journal of Fiber and Textile research Prediction and process optimization of pectinolytic reaction on organic cotton fabrics for bioscouring with alkaline pectinase 2012 Main Author
20 Journal of Textile and Apparel Technology and management Biovision in Textile wet processing industry – Technological challenges 2011 Main Author
21 Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology Assessment of pheromone response in biofilm forming clinical isolates of high level gentamicin resistant Enterococcus faecalis. 2008 Main Author
22 Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology Rota virus infection among infants and young children in Chennai, South India 2004 Main Author

International & National Conferences

S.No. Conference Title Paper Title Date Role Organized By
1 International conference on Antimicrobial resistance Comparitive Genome analysis for NDM resistance 19-01-2018 Co Author SASTRA University, Thanjavur
2 National conference on Innovations in apparel Manufacturing, Quality and Management (IAQM 2013) Eco-friendly approach to improve biopreparation of organic cotton textiles through aerodynamic system 22-10-2013 Co Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam

Books Published

S.No. Publisher Title Year Role Edition
1 Woodhead Publications India Pvt Ltd, India Bioprocessing of Textiles 2014 Co Author 1

Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Organised

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To No. of Audience
1 Indo - Israel International Conference on Sustainable Cities 28-01-2020 29-01-2020 150
2 GIAN Cancer Metastasis 21-08-2017 26-08-2017 60
3 TEQIP II FDP on system biology 21-10-2013 27-10-2013 40

Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Attended

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To Organized by
1 INSA International Workshop on Antimicrobial Agents 06/11/2007 08/11/2007 JNU

Awards and Achievements

S.No. Title of the Award Awarded By Date of Achievement
1 Lady TATA Memorial Award LAdy TATA Memorial Trust 10/10/1994

Doctoral Guidance / Supervision : In Progress

S.No. Name of the Candidate Area of Research
1 Tharani D Bioprocess
2 Banu Pradeepa General Microbiology

Sponsored Research Projects

S.No. Title of the Project Sponsoring Agency Role
1 Development of porous structured scaffold for bone implants DST Principal Investigator
2 Fabrication of a Dielectrophoretic Bioparticle Seperator Ministry of Communication and IT under INUP program Principal Investigator
3 Clonal Diversity in high level gentamicin resistant enterococcus faecalis UGC Principal Investigator
4 Development of soft printing system for DNA microarray chip fabrication using EWOD DBT Principal Investigator