sumanag@nplindia.org

Dr. (Ms.) G Sumana Gajala
Designation:
Principal Scientist
Department:
Materials Physics and Engineering
Email address:
sumanag@nplindia.org
Brief Biodata:
  • DP/DU No.:

    Polymers and Soft materials Section,DU:3

    Current position and Address :

    Scientist-C, Biomolecular Electronics and
    Conducting Polymer Research Group,
    National Physical Laboratory

  • Educational Qualifications:
  • DegreeSubjectUniversity/InstituteYear

    Ph.D

    Chemsitry

    Jiwaji University , Gwalior

    1998

    M.Sc./M.Tech

    Polymer Science

    Sri Krishnadeva Raya University , Anantapur (A.P), India

    1993

    B.Sc

    Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

    Sri Venkateswara University , Tirupati (A.P), India

    1991

    XII

    Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

    Andhrapradesh board of Intermediate Education

    1988


    Academics/Research Experience:
  • Year

    Duration

    Research field

    Institute ( in India/Abroad).

    Fellowship

    1995-98

    3

    Controlled drug delivery of defence related drugs

    India

    DRDO Research Fellowship

    1999-06

    6

    Liquid crystals and liquid crystal polymers

    India

    CSIR Research Associateship DST Scientist

  • Date of Joining NPL: 8.3.2006
  • No. of Publications:
  • SCI JournalsConference/ proceedings BooksTotal
    26 30

    Nil

    56

    No. of Patents: : Applied (1)

    Current Activity :

    (Not more than 50 words): The Current research areas and Activities include technological development of biosensors; design and fabrication of biosensors (DNA biosensors, enzymatic biosensors and immunosensors) for diagnostic applications using novel matrices such as screen printed electrodes, conducting polymers, biocompatible matrices, nanomaterials and quantum dots etc.

  • Honours and Award:

    First Rank in M.Sc (Polymer Science) at University Level
    RDO Research Fellowship, India

  • Telphone: 45609152; 45609489

    Email :
    sumanag@nplindia.org

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