CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Dr. Pindi Pavan Kumar

Associate Professor and HOD, Department of Microbiology

Palamuru University, Mahabubnagar – 509001 A.P.

Phone No. : 08542 - 275104,

Mobile No. : +91 - 9849327029,

Fax No. : 08542 - 221020

Email : pavankumarpindi@gmail.com

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Address for Correspondence : 

LIG-207, APIIC Colony, Substation, Jeedimetla, Hyderabad- 500055, A.P.

Phone No. : +91 - 40 - 23096165,

Mobile No. : +91 - 9849327029 

 

 

           
Education Qualification 
Exam University Division % of Marks Subjects Year
 B.Sc.  Kakatiya  First  69.8  Botany, Zoology, Chemistry  1992
 M.Sc.  Kakatiya  First  65.4  Microbiology  1995
 Ph.D  Kakatiya  Awarded   Ph.D  Agroforestry : Mycorrhizae & Rhizobia  1999
1. Basics in Computers
2. English Type writing & Drawing Higher grade
3. TTC

 

 

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Research Experience: 14 Yrs ( 1+2 + 2 + 5 = 10yrs + 4yrs Ph. D ) 
Position Institution Country Period Project Funding
 Research  Kakatiya  India  1 year (1999-2000)  Biofertilizers  Project
 PDF  GSF Research Inst  Germany  2 yrs   (2000-2002)  Fungal diversity in Baltic Sea  DAAD
 Re-visit  GSF Research Inst  Germany  2 mts  July-Aug 07  Metagenomics : Novel Proteases  DAAD
 Research  Kakatiya  India  2 yrs   2002 - 2004  Mycorrhizae  Project
 PDF  CCMB, Hyd  India  5yrs,   2004 - 2009 Bacterial diversity Metagenomics  ISRO
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Teaching experience: (Total Exp: 2yrs PG + 1yr UG + and 3 yrs Guest Lecturer) 
Position College Place Duration Subject UG/PG
 Part-time lect.  Univesity Arts &  Science College  WGL  1999-2000  Industrial Microbiol.  UG
 Guest-lecturer  Pingili Govt. College Women  WGL  1997-2000  Food Science & QC  UG
 Associate Prof  Palamuru University  MBNR  2009-2011  Microbiology  PG
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Awards
1. DST Young Scientist
2. German DAAD Fellow
3. UG Class topper & 3rd rank in PG
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Publications: (Published: International -20, National -26, Proceedings.-06, Book-03, Chapters-03)  
Published Type Total Name of the Journal UG/PG
 International - 20  Research  01  Water Research  4.80
   Research  01  Applied and Environmental Microbiology [AEM]  4.04
   Research  09  Int. J. of Syst Evoly Microbiol [IJSEM]  2.8
   Research  03  Extremophiles, FEMS Microbial Ecology]  2.0, 3.6
   Research  02  African J of Microbiological research, African J of Biotech  0.5-1.0
   Review  01  Current Science  0.7
 National  -      32  Research  papers  26  The Indian Forester,, J. Mycol. Pl. Pathol., J. Indian Bot. Soc.,  Indian J. of Forestry, J. Mycol. Plant Pathal. ,  J.Basic Appl.  Mycol.,, Indian Phytopath, Adv. in Plant  Sciences, Bioinfolet,  Asian Jr.of Microbiol. Biotech.  Env. Sc., Geobios, Nature Environan & polln tech., The  academy of Plant Science.,  0.2-0.5
   Proceeding  papers  06 Bio-Nano-Geno Sciences : The Future challenges, Frontiers of Plant Biotechnology, Environ. monitoring and management.  -
   Books  03 Biofertilizers in Agroforestry A Polyphasic Approach for Identification of Novel Bacteria,Molecular Techniques in Microbiology.  -
   Books  Chapters  03 A Text book of Molecular Biotechnology, Metagenomics Principles, Methodology and Biotechnological Potentials.  -
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Conferences:
Papers presented in conferences Invited talks
 International - 07  International - 03
 National - 20 National - 06
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Membership:
Membership Editorial Board Member
 Life member Association of Microbiologists of India (AMS).  RJAS (International), Bioscience Discovery, Biopesticides
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CATEGORY-III: RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC CONTRIBUTION
III (A) : Research Papers published in : Refereed Journal*
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1 Pavan Kumar Pindi, P. Raghuveer Yadav M.S. Prathiba and T.N.R. Srinivas.(2011).  Identification of opportunistic pathogenic bacteria from drinking water samples collected from different government hospitals of mahabubnagar district, India. Water Research. (In press)      4.355 15
2 Pavan Kumar Pindi and Theetha L. Pavan kumar. (2011).  Isolation and characterization of novel lipase gene LipHim1 from the DNA isolated from soil samples.  The Journal of Microbiology (Communicated). 1.463 15
3 Pavan Kumar Pindi, Vimalesh Kumar Singh,Praveen Kumar Vootla, 2012. Dynamics of Malaria Parasites in Sonbhadra District (Uttar Pradesh), India: A case study. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. (In press)     2.603 20
4 Pavan Kumar Pindi and P. Anil Kumar, 2012. Bacillus palamuruensis sp. nov., a novel haloalkalitolerant bacterium of the family “Bacillaceae” phylum “Firmicutes” isolated from a sediment body, Palamuru, A.P., India. International Journal of Systemetic and Evolutionary Microbiology (IJSEM){In revision} 2.113 15
5 Tasleem Sultana, Ramesh Mushke, Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2012. Effect of AM and Multibioinoculants on Regenerated Seedlings of Cotton. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. (In press)     2.066 15
6 Sadam DV, Satyanarayana, Pavan Kumar Pindi, Amit Singh, Dattacharya A and Aditya G, (2012). Potential impacts of food and it’s processing on Global sustainable Health. Food Processing & Technology, 3: (2) pp 1-7. 2157-7110 15
7 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2012). Liquid Microbial Consortium for Soil Health. Biofertilizers & Biopesticides. 3(3) pp 101-102. 2155-6202 15
8 Ramesh Mushke and Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011). High frequency regeneration and multiple shoot induction in Indian cotton  (Gossypium hirsutum L.) cultivar, Plant Cell Reports. (In press)      2.279 15
9 Sukalp Tipre, Shilpi Sharma, Ashwitha Kodaparthi and Pavan Kumar Pindi , 2012. Biotechnological potential of a halobacterium of family Bacillaceae. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. (In press)     2.066 15
10 A. Shiva Shanker, Praveen Kumar Vootla and Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2012.Azospirillum (PPK-27) sp. isolated from Nallamala forest soils enhanced nitrogen fixing in Sesbania grandiflora. Plant Growth Regulation. (In press)      1.630 15
11 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  Influence of five industrial pollutants on mycorrhizal colonization, nodulation and growth of Acacia nilotica and Leuceana leucocephala. African Journal of Microbiological Research. 5(1): 93-95 0.407 15
12 Pavan Kumar Pindi  (2011).   Mycorrhizal association of some agroforestry tree species in two social forestry nurseries.  African Journal of Biotechnology 10(51) : 10425-10430. 0.565 15
13 Irene Furtado and Pindi Pavan Kumar (2011).First report on isolation and characterisation of epibiont Chromohalobacter salexigens from Fasciospongia cavernosa with antibacterial activity (CMB-11-10-0949) Current Microbiology. (In press)      1.511 15
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Pavan Kumar Pindi, K. Ashwitha, P. Sandhya, B. Swapna, R. Ambika And P. Raghuveer Yadav, 2012. Bacterial Diversity in Potable Water analysed by 16S rRNA Gene Sequencing. Journal of Water and Enviroment. (In press)    

0.690 15
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Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  Bacterial diversity in potable drinking water of Mahabubnagar district (A.P), India. Bioscience Discovery, 2(1): 32-35.

2229-3469 15
16 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  Fungal Diversity in the Arabian Sea.  Bioscience Discovery, 2(1): 52-56. 2229-3469 15
17 S. Mrudula, A. Apsana Begum, K. Ashwitha and Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2012. Enhanced Production of Alkaline Protease by Bacillus subtilis in Submerged Fermentation. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences. (Accepted) 0.490 15
18 Pavan Kumar Pindi, Ruth Manorama, Zareena Begum and S. Shivaji, 2010. Arthrobacter antarcticus sp. nov., isolated from sediment from the Antarctic Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60: 2263-2266. 2.113 15
19 Ashish K.Singh, Pavan Kumar Pindi, Smita Dube, V. R. Sundareswaran, and S. Shivaji (2009). Importance    of trme for growth of the psychrophilic Pseudomonas syringae at low temperatures. App. and  Environ. Microbiol .,75(13) :1523-1530. 3.686 15
20 Pavan Kumar Pindi, K. Hara Kishore, G.S.N. Reddy S. Shivaji (2009). Description of Leifsonia  kafniensis sp. nov. and Leifsonia antarctica sp. nov., Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 59: 1348 –1352 , 2009. 2.113 15
21 Ruth Manorama, Pavan Kumar Pindi, G.S.N. Reddy and S. Shivaji (2009) Bhargavaea cecembensis gen. nov. sp. nov. isolated from the chagos–laccadive ridge system in the indian ocean.Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 59: 2613-2618. 2.113 15
22 S. Shivaji1, Preeti Chaturvedi1, Zareena Begum1, Pavan Kumar Pindi1, Ruth Manorama, Ananth Padmanaban2, Yogesh S. Shouche3,  Shrikant Pawar3, Parag Vaishampayan3, C.B.S. Dutt4, G.N. Datta4, R.K. Manchanda5, U.R. Rao4, P.M. Bhargava6, J.V. Narlikar7   (2009) Janibacter hoylei sp. nov.,  Bacillus isronensis sp. nov. and Bacillus  aryabhattai sp. nov.  from cryotubes used for collecting air from upper atmosphere.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 59: 2977-2986. 2.113 15
23 P. Anil Kumar, T.N.R. Srinivas, Pavan Kumar Pindi, S. Madhu and S. Shivaji, 2010. Nitritalea halalkaliphilia gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel alkaliphilic bacterium of the family ‘Cyclobacteriaceae’, phylum ‘Bacteroidetes’. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60: 2320-2325. 2.113 15
24 Suman Pradhan, T.N.R. Srinivas, Pavan Kumar Pindi, K. Hara Kishore, Z. Begum, Pawan Kumar Singh, Ashish Kumar Singh, M. S. Pratibha, Arun K. Yasala, G.S.N. Reddy and S. Shivaji, 2010. Bacterial biodiversity from Roopkund Glacier, Himalayan mountain ranges, India. Extremophiles. 14(4) : 377-395. 2.000 15
25 Shivaji, S., Kiran Kumari, Hara Kishore, Pavan Kumar Pindi, Pasupuleti Sreenivasa Rao, Srinivas, T.N.R., 2011. Vertical distribution of bacteria in a lake sediment from Antarctica by culture-independent and culture-dependent approaches. Research in Microbiology. 162(2): 191-203. 2.715 15
26 Preeti chaturvedi, V. Prabahar, Ruth Manorama, Pavan Kumar Pindi, Bhaskar Bhadra, Zareena Begum and S. Shivaji (2008).  Exiguobacterium soli sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium from the mcmurdo dry valleys, antarctica.  Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 58 : 2447-2453. 2.113 15
27 Bhaskar Bhadra, Chandralata Raghukumar, Pavan Kumar Pindi and S. Shivaji (2008).  brevibacterium     oceani sp. nov., isolated from deep-sea sediment of chagos trench, indian ocean. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 58 : 57-60. 2.113 15
28 S. Shivaji, Bhaskar Bhadra, R. Sreenivas Rao, Preeti Chaturvedi, Pavan Kumar Pindi and Chandralata Raghukumar ( 2007).  Microbacterium indicum sp. nov., isolated from a deep-sea sediment sample from the chagos trench, Indian Ocean. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 57 : 1819-1822. 2.113 15
29 S. Ram Reddy, Pavan K Pindi and S.M. Reddy (2005).  Molecular methods for research on arbuscular     mycorrhizal fungi in India : Problems and Prospects. Current Science, 89(10) : 1699-1709. 0.782 15
30 G. Balakrishna, A. Shiva Shanker and Pavan Kumar Pindi, (2012). Isolation of Phosphate Solibulizing Actinomycetes from Forest Soils of Mahabubnagar District. IOSR Journal of Pharmacy, Vol. 2(2) pp: 271-275. 2250-3013 15
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Pavan Kumar Pindi, Balakrishna G, Shiva Shanker A, (2012). Isolation and Characterization of Actinobacteria from Forest Soils of Mahabubnagar District of Andhra Pradesh, India. Int. J. Pharm & Ind. Res Vol. 2(1) Pp: 63-67.

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32 Shanker SA and Pindi PK, (2012). Bacterial Contaminates in Drinking Water of Palamuru Villages (A.P.). IJBPAS, June, 2012, 1(5). 2277-4998 15
33 Ramesh Mushke, Tasleem Sultana and  Pavan Kumar Pindi, (2012). High frequency regeneration and multiple shoot induction in Indian cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) cultivar. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (An International Journal)Vol. 3 No. 6. 0976-1675 15
34 Pavan Kumar Pindi and Tasleem Sultana, (2012). Survey on Mycorrhizal Colonization in Roots and Spore Population in Rhizosphere Soils of Different Cotton Varieties. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (Int. Journal). Vol. 3 No. 6. 0976-1675 15
35 Tasleem Sultana and Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2012. Role of AM Fungi & Multi Bioinoculants on the Growth of Cotton. British Microbiology Research Journal . (In press) 2231-0886 15
36 Shiva Shanker, Ashwitha Kodaparthi and Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2012. Microorganisms in Soft Drinks. Jpsionline. (Accepted) 2277-4572 15
37 N. Kishore, P. Pavan Kumar and S. Ram Reddy (2012) Arbuscular mycorrhizal status and influence of artificial inoculations on growth of nursery saplings of four agroforestry tree species. The Indian Forester (In Press) 0019-4816 15
38 Pavan Kumar Pindi , 2012. Diversity of Fungi at various depths of Marine water. Research in Biotechnology. (communicated) ISSN:2229-791X 15
39 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  Influence of bioinoculants on establishment of micropropagated plantlets of Sesbania grandifloraResearch Journal of Agricultural Sciences (An International Journal). 2(1): 114-118. 0976-1675 15
40 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011). Influence of  bioinoculants on the growth of Albizia lebbeck in nursery conditions.  Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (An International Journal). 2(2): 265-268. 0976-1675 15
41 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  AM colonization, nodulation and growth of Sesbania grandiflora tree species in ten social forestry nurseries.  Asian Jr. of Microbiol. Biotech. Env. Sc. :13(2):299-302 0972-3005 15
42 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011). Influence of bioinoculants on the growth of Gliricidia maculata in nursery conditions. Asian Jr. of Microbiol. Biotech. Env.Sc. 13(2):277-280 0972-3005 15
43 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2011).  Effect of bioinoculants on the growth of Acacia nilotica tree seedlingsBioinfolect. 8(2):164-166. 0973-1431 15
44 Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2010. Mycorrhizal colonization, nodulation and growth of tree species in social forestry nurseries. Geobios, 37 (2-3), 161-164. (An international Biannual Journal of Life Sciences). 2311-176 15
45 Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2010. Effect of different pollutants on AM colonization, nodulation and growth of five legume plants. Nature Environment and Pollution Technology, (An international Journal on multidisciplinary Aspects of Environment), 9(3): 495-501. 0972-6268 15
46 Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2009. Arbuscular mycorrhizal association of some agroforestry tree species in two social forestry nurseries of Mahabubnagar District, (A.P.) India. Asian Journal of Microbiol. Biotech. Env. Sc., 11(4):891-898. 0972-3005 15
47 Pavan Kumar Pindi, A. Shiva Shanker, K. Radhavendar and B. Jangaih, 2010. Survey of AM fungi in soils of Mahabubnagar District (A.P.) Bioinfolet, 7(1): 81-83. 0973-1431 15
48 Pavan K Pindi, S. Ram Reddy and S.M. Reddy, 2010.  Effect of inoculations of AM and other bioinoculants on the growth of two agroforestry tree seedlings Advances in Plant Sciences, 23(I): 121-123. 0970-3586 15
49 Pavan K. Pindi and P. Venkataiah (2009). Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi improves establishment of micropropagated plantlets of Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Pers.  Bioinfolet, 6(1) : 37-40. 0973-1431 15
50 P. Venkataiah and Pavan K. Pindi (2009).  Glomus mosseae improves establishment of micropropagated plantlets of Albizia lebbeck benth.  Bioinfolet, 6(1) : 31-36. 0973-1431 15
51 Pindi P. K., Reddy S. Ram and Reddy S.M (2008).  Distribution of VAM fungi in four soils of A.P. with reference to some agroforestry tree species.  J.  Basic Appl. Mycol., 7(I&II) : 14-17. 2150-4105 15
52 Vimalesh Kumar Singh and Pavan Kumar Pindi, 2008. Present status of water-borne diseases in an Indian Village: A case study of Gaura (UP) India. Indian Research Journal of Social Sciences, 15(1): 115-118. 0974-0694 15
53 M.S. Rao, Pavan K. Pindi, N. Kishore and S.R. Reddy (2007). AM colonization and growth of Acacia melanoxylon in open cast coal mine soils.  Indian Journal of Forestry, 30(2): 155-158. 0971-9431 15
54 N. Kishore, Pavan K Pindi, S. Ram Reddy and S.M. Reddy (2006).  Influence of agro-edaphic conditions on        the occurrence and distribution of VAM fungi.  Journal of Basic and Applied Mycology, 5: 65-67. 2150-4105 15
55 Pavan K Pindi, N. Kishore, S. Ram Reddy and S.M. Reddy (2005).  Distribution and occurrence of AM fungi in polluted soils.  J. Mycol. Pl. Pathol., 35(1) : 137-140. 0303-4097 15
56 P. Pavan Kumar, S.R. Reddy and S.M. Reddy (2000).  Mycorrhizal dependency of some Agroforestry tree species.  The Indian Forester. 126(4) : 397-402. 0019-4816 15
57 P. Pavan Kumar, S.R. Reddy and S.M. Reddy (1999).  Interaction of some Agro-chemicals and VAM fungi on growth of two agrofrestry tree species in nurseryInd. J.  Mycol. Plant Pathal.  29(2) : 217-221. 0303-4097 15
58 P. Pavan Kumar, K.M. Shailaja, M.S. Rao and S.R. Reddy (1998).  Genotype dependent variation in VAM infection and growth response of twelve cultivars of sesame (Sesamum indicum L.).  J. Indian Bot. Soc., 77 : 71-74. 0019-4468 15
59 K.M. Shailaja, P. Pavan Kumar and S.R. Reddy. (1998).   Influence of phyllody disease on VAM infection in two cultivars of sesame.  Indian Phytopath., 51(3) : 273-274. 0367-973X 15
60 P. Pavan Kumar, M.S. Rao and S.R. Reddy.  (1997). VAM infection process in two varieties of sesame.  J. of  Indian Botanical  Society, 76 : 293-294. 0019-4468 15
61 Anil Kumar P, Pavan Kumar Pindi,  Zareena Begum, Srinivas TNR, Shivaji S. Bacillus lonarensis sp. nov., a novel  haloalkaliphilic bacterium isolated from Lonar lake, an haloalkaline lake in India.  Extremophiles . May 06, 2010. 2.0 15
62 V. Praveen Kumar, P. Pavan Kumar and S Ram Reddy (2012) Abundance of glomalin in the rhizosphere soils of Warangal district. Mycorrhiza news

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63 Pavan Kumar Pindi , B. Ravali, S. Prasad, K. Archana, D. Rajendar, and N.Rangaiah, 2012. Isolation and Identification of viable Bacterial Species in Potable Water. Air, Soil and Water Research (communicated)   15

Non-refereed but recognized and reputable journals and periodicals, having ISBN/ISSN No.

Details of Research Papers (enclose reprints)

 
ISBN / ISSN API score
64 Pavan Kumar Pindi   and Praveen Kumar Vootla.  (2011). Effect of bioinoculants  on micropropogated plantlets of Albizzia lebbeck (Benth.). J. Swamy Bot – CL. 28: 19-26. 0256-9493 10
65 Pavan Kumar Pindi (2005).  Sukshmjeevo ka jaive – pradyogiki upayog. Jignasa (CSIR ISSN 0972-4311), 7 : 29-31. 0972-4311 05

Conference proceedings as full papers, etc.

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66 S. Ram Reddy, S.M. Reddy, P. Pavan Kumar and K.M. Shailaja (1998).   Mycorrhizal Technology in Environmental Management.  Environmental monitoring and management (eds.) M. Vikram Reddy and V.B. Rao, pp. 292-310. Proceedings 10
67 B. Laxminarayana, P. Pavan Kumar, V. Krishna Reddy and S. Ram Reddy (2001).  Studies on isolated, screening and characterization of Rhizobium isolated from green gram (Vigna radiata L. Wilezck).  In : Frontiers of Plant Biotechnology, 116-125. Proceedings 10
68 Pavan Kumar Pindi and Praveen Kumar Vootla.  (2010).  Influence of bioinoculants on establishment of micropropagated plantlets of Albizia lebbeck (Benth.) National Conference on Plant diversity : Prospects & Problems of Conservation, 27-29 October, 2010. Dept. of Life Sciences, Kristu Jayanti college, Bangalore. Proceedings 10
69 Pavan Kumar Pindi, Praveen Kumar Vootla and A. Shiva Shankar (2010).  Efficient nitrogen fixing Azospirillum sp. was isolated from Palamuru University, Mahabubnagar, A.P.  AMI-2010 International Symposium Recent Advances in cross-disciplinary microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, held on 14-17th Dec. 2010, Dept. of Biotech., Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi, India Proceedings 10
70 Sukalp Tipre, Pavan Kumar Pindi, Ashok Kumar Srivastava and Shilpi Sharma.  (2010).  Bioprospecting of novel halotolerant bacterium for plant growth promotion and enzyme production.  International Conference of Genomic Sciences, 12-14th November, BRSI, School of Biological Sciences, Madhurai Kamaraj University, Madurai (TN), Proceedings 10
71 S. Ram Reddy, P. Pavan Kumar and N. Kishore (2012)  Recent trends in the exploration of microbial diversity. In Microbial Diversity-Exploration and Bioprospecting (Ed.) S Ram Reddy, M.A. Singara Charya and S. Girisham. Scientific Publishers (India) Jodhpur Proceedings 10

III(B) : Research Publications (books, chapter in books, other than refereed journal articles):
Details of Books Details of Text or Reference Books, Subject Books and Chapter in Book (Please enclose proof). API Score
Books published by International Publishers Biofertilizers in Agroforestry Pavan Kumar Pindi

LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG Dudweiler Landstrasse 99, 66123 Saarbricken Germany.

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Books published by National Publishers A Polyphasic Approach for the Identification of Bacteria Pavan Kumar PindiGoyal Brothers Prakashan, Educational Publishers, New Delhi.  (In Press)

Molecular Techniques in Microbiology Pavan Kumar Pindi Goyal Brothers Prakashan, Educational Publishers, New Delhi.

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Chapters published by International Publishers Effect of bioinoculants on five Agroforestry species in Mahabubnagar District, A.P. India.  Pavan Kumar Pindi (2012). In “Agroforestry”  ISBN 979-953-307-396-4. In Tech: Open Access Publisher, Croatia. (In Press)  

Metagenomics –Principles, Methodology and Biotechnological Potentials. Recent Advancements in Biotechnology. Pavan K. Pindi, N. Kishore and S. Ram Reddy (2009). A Text book of Molecular    Biotechnology.  (eds: Ashok K. Chauhan and Ajit Varma)
I.K. Internationals. Chapter 14, 333-367.
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Chapters published by National Publishers Molecular mechanisms of temperature sensing and cold adaptations in bacteria. Ashish Kumar singh and Pavan Kumar Pindi.  (2011). Environment & Biotechnology (Editors: Prof. Arvind Kumar & Ram Prasad)
     Metagenomics : A Splendid Novel Approach to Explore and Exploit Microbial Diversity. 
Pavan K. Pindi, N. Kishore, S.R. Reddy, S.M. Reddy, S. Chatterjee, I. Sherameti, R. Oelmueller and A. Varma (2009). Bio-Nano-Geno Sciences : The Future challenges, (eds) Prof. Alok Shrivastava and Prof. Dr. Ispita roy, Published by Ane Books Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, Chapter 18 : 161-186.

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III(C) : Research Projects : III(C) (i): Sponsored Projects carried out / ongoing :

Sciences (Microbiology) Details of Projects API Score
(a) Major Projects amount mobilized with grants above 30.00 lakhs 1) Title : Studies on Haloarchaea by culture dependent and cuture-independed methods from Andrha Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.  Collaboratin with Department of Microbiology, Goa University, Goa.Grant : 92,84,000 lakhs Funding Agency : OASTC, Goa.
2) Title : Bacterial diversity in Western ghats and its potential biotechnological applications. Collaboratin with IIT-Delhi, Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology. Grant : 47.72 lakhs Funding Agency : Ministry of Environment & Forests (MOEF)

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(b) Major Projects amount mobilized with grants above 5.00 lakhs upto 30.00 lakhs *1) Title : Generation and Screening of Soil metagenomic Libraries for the detection of Novel Alkaline Protease Genes. Grant : 20.00 lakhs, Sanctioned No. SR/FT/LS-186/2009 (C) Funding Agency : Department of Science & Technology (DST). (Sanctioned)
*2) Title: Advanced Molecular Methods for rapid detection  coliforms in potable water
Grant : 29.81 lakhs, Sanctioned No. DST/TM/WTI/2K10/265 Funding Agency : Department of Science & Technology (DST). (just Sanctioned )

 

3) Title: Isolation, Identification and Characterization of novel bioinoculants from Nallamalla forest. A.P. Grant : 24.95 lakhs

Funding Agency: Department of Science & Technology (DBT).

 

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(c) Minor Projects (Amount mobilized with grants above Rs. 50,000 upto Rs. 5.00 lakhs) Title : Safe potable Drinking Water Grant : 50,000/-

Funding Agency: Ministry of Environment & Forests (MOEF).

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III(C) : Research Projects : III (C) (ii) : Consultancy Projects carried out / ongoing :
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Amount mobilized with minimum of Rs. 10.00 lakhs Equipment grant for the establishment of Molecular Biology Laboratory   Grant : 14.00 lakhs

Funding Agency : DAAD Germany  *(letter enclosed)

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III(C) : Research Projects : III (C) (iv) : Projects Outcome / Output :

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Research Projects Patent / technology transfer / Product / Process

1.  Three Novel Bacteria isolated and identified from public drinking water of Mahabubnagar district.        i)  Bacillus sp.           (GU566359)       ii)  Acinetobacter sp. (GU566361)

     iii)  Reinheimera sp.   (GU566360)  
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  An industrially potential novel  Bacillus sp. identified and characterized from PU campus and named as Bacillus palamuruensis (PU1T) FN555708.

  3.  A Novel Azospirillum sp. identified from Illandu forest which can be used as a efficient biofertilizer for agriculture fields of Mahabubnagar district.   4. Uncultured bacterium clone-LipHim-196 hypothetical protein, putative extracellular lipase and hypothetical protein genes, Gene Bank HM130054 LOCUS HM130054 (3075 bp DNA linear ENV 23-Jun-2010 (*submitting for Patent)
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III (D) : Research Guidance : III (D) (i) : M.Phil, III (D)(ii) Ph.D. :
               Guidship  from OU, JNTU, KL Universtity and Rayalseema University.
Research Guidance Details of M.Phil. / Ph.D. degree supervised / Thesis submitted (please give proof) API score
i) M.Phil. (Degree awarded only)
ii) Ph.D. 1) Recognized Guide : Rayalaseema University, Kurnool     Title: Bacterial diversity in public drinking water.     Research Scholar : P. Raghuveer Yadav   ii) Co-guide Dr. Pindi Pavan Kumar and Guide Dr. M. R. Reddy,        Project Director on Poultry (ICAR), Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad     Research Scholar : K. Radhika To be submitted
2) Recognized as (Co-Guide): Osmania University, Hyd.        Title : Molecular characterization of mycorrhizal fungi      associated with some legume plants in Mahabubnagar Dist.                Research Scholar : Aruna

On going
3) Recognized Guide: JNTU , Hyd. (Co-guide: Dr. D. Sailaja, JNTU)       Title : “Molecular identification of novel bioinoculants from         Nallamalla forest, Mahabubnagar, A.P”

    Research Scholar : A. Shiva Shankar Title “Exploration and Exploitation of Industrially important     enzyme producing bacteria from extreme habitats of Andhra Pradesh” Co-guide : Dr. Ch. Sasikala     Research Scholar : K. Ashwitha (Industrially imp microorganisms)

To be started
Ph.D. Thesis submitted
Ph. D thesis Adjudication Report (2012):  Mr. Abdul Rasul, Department of Microbiology,  Osmania Universtiy, Hyderabad
ANNEXURE-E
III (E) (i) : Training Courses and Conference / Seminar / Workshop Paper :
Training Courses and Conference / Seminar / Workshop Paper Details (Please give proof) API Score
No. of Refresher courses, Methodology, Workshop, Training, Teaching-Learning-Evaluation Technology Programmes, Soft Skills, Development Programmes, Faculty Development, Programmes attended   (a) Not less than two weeks duration 1. Attended 8 days workshop on “Genes to Genomes”    and Proteins to Proteomes” : Bioinformatics Centre (G2G)(P2P) from 12th to 19th December, 2011(DBT) at Bioinformatics Centre, University of Pune, PUNE.  



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Attended 2 months training program on Metagenomics at GS -Research Centre, Munich, Germany during July-August, 2007.  

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  Attended 2 months training on Molecular Biology Techniques at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi during March-April, 1998.
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No. of Refresher courses, Methodology, Workshop, Training, Teaching-Learning-Evaluation Technology Programmes, Soft Skills Development Programmes, Faculty Development Programmes attended.   (b)  One week duration

1. Two days Science Academics Lecture Workshop on “Current trends in Nanoscience and Technology” held at National Institute of Technology (NIIT) Warangal on 23rd and 24th December, 2011.

 

2. Indo-German Workshop in the frame of the program “Initiation and Intensification of Bilateral Cooperation:” held on 22-24th March, 2011, (Amity & DFG-Germany) at Amity Institute of Microbial Technology, Amity University, Uttar Pradesh., India..

 

2. Three days workshop on “Industrial Microbiology” World Congress on Biotechnology, (OMICS group) held on 21-23 March, 2011, HICC, Hyderabad.

 

3. Three days training programme on “Molecular identification of microorganisms” AMI-2010 International Symposium Recent Advances in cross-disciplinary microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, held on 14-17th Dec. 2010, Department of Biotechnology, BITS, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

 

4. Attended Lecturer Workshop on Biologiks, organized by St. Pous Degree & P.G. College, Tarnaka, Hyderabad during 27-28th October, 2006.

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Two days national seminar   ****Organizing Secretary and  Convener Two days National Seminar Conducted as a Organizing Secretary and Convener on MICROBIAL     DIVERSITY -  POTENTIAL APPLICATIONS” on 28th & 29th January, 2012 sponsored by APSCHE at  University Campus, Palamuru University, Mahabubnagar, A.P.

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III(E) (ii) : Training Courses and Conference / Seminar / Workshop Paper :

Papers in Conferences / Seminars / Workshops etc** attended Details (Please give proof) API Score
Invited lectures or presentations for conferences / symposia attended
a) International

1. Full length research paper accepted and invited talk given on Novel bacterial isolates from potable water” in International Conference on Microorganisms in Environment and Biotechnology “ held on July 1-3, 2011 at Barkatullah University, Bhopal (A.P.)

 

2. As a Speaker delivered lecture on “An efficient method of soil DNA isolation for construction of Metagenomic Libraries. “World Congress on Biotechnology” (OMICS Group) 21-23 March, 2011, held at HICC, Hyderbad.

 

3. Plant Growth Promoting Novel Bacillus sp. (PU-27) strain identified from Palamuru, A.P., India. Indo-German Workshop in the frame of the program “Initiation and Intensification of Bilateral Cooperation:” held on 22-24th March, 2011, (Amity & DFG-Germany) at Amity Institute of Microbial Technology, Amity University, Uttar Pradesh., India.

 

4. DAAD – BioForum – Berlin: Grenzenlos forschen  Berlin, Germany held on 7th to 9th Juni 2001.

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b) National

1. Invited talk on “Explore and Exploitation of Cultured and Uncultured Microbes and their Biotechnological Applications”  National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology held at Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, on  24-26 September,  2011

 

2. Invited talk on “Microbes in Biotechnological Applications” delivered at Department of Biotechnology,  Rayalaseema University on 26th March, 2011

 

3. Invited Lecture on “ Culturable- Unculturable- Metagenomics”  delivered at national seminar held at Dept. of Microbiology, Sri Krishna Devaraya University (SKU) on 4-6th, 2011.

 

4. Invited Lecture on “Bacterial Diversity : Culture Dependent – Independent and Metagenomics” on 13th May, 2010 at IIT-Delhi, Department of Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology, New Delhi. 

 

5. Invited Lecture on “Palamuru Manchineellu – Pramadham lo Prajarogyam” conducted by Palamuru Adyayana Veedika on 24th Sept., 2010.

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III (E) (iv): Awards/Honors/Recognitions:

a) International German DAAD Fellow, 2000-2002 &  2007 50
b) National Young Scientist Award – DST (INDIA) 25
c) Sate level Commandant certificate for best services – Dist. Collector, MBNR 15
d) world record Guinness world record certificate holder  - 2010
           
Personal Details::
 Name  PINDI PAVAN KUMAR
 Father Name  SAILU
 Date of Birth  27th September
 Place of Birth  Warangal, (A.P)
 Nationality  Indian
 Marital Status  Married
 Languages known  English, Deutsch, Hindi & Telugu
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