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     Ranjana Bhati

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Agricultural and Food Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Nirupama Mallick
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressB-413, Rani Laxmi Bai Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Banasthali UniversityApplied Microbiology and Biotechnology2006

Research Areas
  • Algal Biotechnology
  • Microbiology

Papers Published in Journals
  • Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) co-polymer production from a local isolate, Brevibacillus invocatus MTCC 9039. by Sankhla, I. S., Bhati, R., Singh, A. K. and Mallick, N. Bioresource Technology 101, pp. 1947-1953 (2010)
  • Poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate accumulation in cyanobacteria under photoautotrophy. by Bhati, R., Samantaray, S., Sharma, L. and Mallick, N. Biotechnology Journal 5, pp. 1181-1185. (2010)
  • Production and characterization of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) co-polymer by a N2-fixing cyanobacterium, Nostoc muscorum Agardh. by Bhati, R. and Mallick, N. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology  87, 505-512. (2012)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Production of PHB polymer from N2-fixing cyanobacteria. by Samantaray, S., Bhati, R., Sharma, L., Nayak, J. K. and Mallick, N. International Conference on Food Security and Environmental Sustainability, IIT Kharagpur, India, December 17-19. - (2009)
  • Biosynthesis and Characterization of Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) co-polymer from a N2-Fixing cyanobacterium, Nostoc muscorum Agardh. by Bhati, R. and Mallick, N. Fourth International Conference on Plants and Environmental Pollution, International Society of Environmental Botanists and National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow, India, December 8-11, p.180. (2010)
  • Utilization of cyanobacteria for bioplastics production. by Bhati, R. and Mallick, N. International Workshop on Algae Technology, Hydrogen Production and Use of Algae Biomass, Kolkata, India, October 17-18, p.43. (2011)
  • Green plastics production by a nitrogen fixing cyanobacterium Nostoc muscorum Agardh. by Bhati, R. and Mallick, N. World Congress for Man and Nature, Global climate change and Biodiversity Conservation, Haridwar, India, November 11-13,  p.279. (2011)

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