Faculty of Applied Sciences

Dr. A K Gangawane

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Designation : Dean, Faculty of Applied Sciences & Deputy Registrar
Total Exp : 17 Years
Educational Qualification : Ph.D. (Mumbai University)
Research Area :
Plant Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Antioxidants, Free radical Research, Bioinformatics and Genetic disorders.

Dr. A K Gangawane has completed his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Mumbai University under a DST funded project in collaboration with BARC, Mumbai and MPKV, Rahuri. He has completed M.Sc. (Biochemistry) from SIES College, Mumbai, and B.Sc. (Biochemistry & Chemistry) from Somaiya College, Mumbai. He is Recipient of Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi –Fellowship (Govt. of India). Currently he is working as Dean, Faculty of Applied Sciences and Deputy Registrar, Parul University. He has 35 full length papers, 18 Gen Bank Submissions and 36 papers in international conference proceeding. Dr Gangawane has 3 text books to his credit and has an about 17 years experience in field of research teaching and academic administration. He has attended about 10 programme related to higher education policy organized by various organization. He has a Life member for Immunology Group- ACTREC, TMC, Kharghar, and Society for Free Radical Research – INDIA (Affiliated to SFRR- Asia/International). He has guided 2 PhD students, 5 M.Tech, 8 B.Tech, 12 M.sc and 3 groups of Final Year BE students.

Contact Information
Office Phone02668-260300/359
Email[email protected]
Membership
Immunology Group- ACTREC, TMC, Kharghar, and Society for Free Radical Research – INDIA (Affiliated to SFRR- Asia/International)
Specialization
Specialization AreasBio-Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Bio-Technology
Subject Taught UGBio-Chemistry, Bio-Chemical Techniques, Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering
Subject Taught PGBio-Chemistry, Bio-Chemical Techniques, Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering
Title Desciption Achieved On
Recipient of Department of Science and Technology , New Delhi Fellowship (Govt. of India) for collaboration project with BARC and MPKV, 1998 - 2002
Invited as the Advisory Editorial Board Member Invited as the Advisory Editorial Board Member for the Bioinfo Publication 2010 - 2016
Editor – McGraw Hill Education Editor – McGraw Hill Education – Text Book On Animal Biotechnology Sep - 2014
Institute / Organization Designation Duration
Parul University Dean Sep - 2015 to Till Date
Sumandeep Vidyapeeth Deputy Registrar(Academic & Research) Nov - 2014 to Sep - 2015
RCOE HOD- Biotechnology May - 2012 to Nov - 2014
MGMIHS Associate Professor June - 2010 to Jul - 2012
MGM College of Engineering and Technology HOD- Biotechnology June - 2010 to May - 2011
Dr. D.Y. Patil Institute of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Sr. Lecturer Jul - 2004 to June - 2010
BARC & MPKV Rahuri - DST Research Associate Aug - 1998 to Aug - 2003
Qualification Specialization University Passing Year % Class
Ph.D. Biochemistry Mumbai University 2002 - -
B.Ed Maths and Science Mumbai University 1998 59% First
M.Sc. Biochemistry Mumbai University 1996 58% First
B.Sc. Biochemistry & Chemistry Mumbai University 1994 59% First

Book

Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Cell biology 8131304150 APH Publisher - 2008
Bioinformatics and Bioinformation 9788131309148 APH Publisher - 2010
Plant Mitochondria and Gene Expression 10 8131315142 ,13 9788131315149,978-8131315149 APH Publisher - 2012

International Conference

Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Cell biology 8131304150 APH Publisher - 2008
Bioinformatics and Bioinformation 9788131309148 APH Publisher - 2010
Plant Mitochondria and Gene Expression 10 8131315142 ,13 9788131315149,978-8131315149 APH Publisher - 2012

International Journal

Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Mitochondrial Cox III gene as the probe for identifying and characterizing cytoplasmic male sterility in pearl millet Pennisetum glaucum 0974-6439 International Journal of Bioinformatics 2 2009
Respiratory studies and stability of mitochondria isolated from etiolated pearl millet shoot. 0974-6293 International Journal of Biotechnology Research 2 2009
In silico Study of tertiary structure and binding interaction of Profilin – Schizosaccharomyces pombe 0975-3710 Journal of Agriculture Sciences 1 2009
Prediction of antigenic peptides of LTx5 toxin from Lasiodora sp 0975–4423 International Journal of Drug Discovery 1 2009
Effect of Cinnamomum camphora on human sperm motility and sperm viability, Jadhav - Journal of Clinical Research Letters 1 2010
Organic constituents in the different stages of regenerated callus of sugarcane Var 0976–0490 International Journal of Molecular Biology 1 2010
Comparison of silica gel ad spin column method used for DNA isolation of multiple hereditary exostoses affected proband. 2277–4998 International Journal of Biology, Pharmacy and Allied Sciences (IJBPAS): - 2013
Comparison of Widal test with Immunochromatography and Enzyme Immuno Assay for Salmonella typhi IgM and IgG Antibodies 2320-3528 Research and Reviews: Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 2 2013

Project Guided

project Title Agency Start Date
DNA Barcoding as a tool for Molecular Identification in Medicinal Plant Species DNA Barcoding as a tool for Molecular Identification in Medicinal Plant Species, Ms. Rohini S Khanapurkar Year of Registration 2009
Studies on inheritance pattern, Mutation screening and detection of Multiple Hereditary Exostoses affected probands Studies on inheritance pattern, Mutation screening and detection of Multiple Hereditary Exostoses affected probands. Mr. Vijay V Vichare 2010
Identification of target site on human sperm for detergent and non-detergent spermicidal molecules useful as local prophylactic contraceptives M.Tech (Biotechnology) - as a co-guide for Mr. Vivek Yadav for six Months. Identification of target site on human sperm for detergent and non-detergent spermicidal molecules useful as local prophylactic contraceptives under the guidance of Dr Gopal Gupa (Scientist E), Division of Endocrinology, CDRI, Luck now, Chattar Manzil, Post Box No 173, Lucknow-226001 (India) 2005
In vitro propagation of Tinospora cordifolia (Guduchi) M.Tech (Biotechnology)- as a Guide for Ms Pooja Doshi for six Months.¬ in vitro propagation of Tinospora cordifolia (Guduchi) Dr D Y Patil Institute of Biotechnology and Bio informatics,CBD, Belapur, Navi Mumbai 2006
Spectrofluroremetric study of substrate binding to the recombinant wild type and site directed mutant (Y188S) of Neurospora crassa riboflavinkinase M.Tech (Biotechnology)- as a co-guide for Ms.Sumati Somu for six months Spectrofluroremetric study of substrate binding to the recombinant wild type and site directed mutant (Y188S) of Neurospora crassa riboflavinkinase under the guidance of Dr Shobhanadithya Jonnalagadda, Department of Biochemistry, Osmania University , Tarnaka, Hyderabad -500007, Andhra Pradesh ( India) 2007
Cloning, Expression and purification of HIF 1α of ODD Domain M.Tech (Biotechnology)- as a co-guide for Mr. Kapil U Kulkarni for six months Cloning, Expression and purification of HIF 1α of ODD Domain under the guidance of Dr S S Singh, Head Department of Biochemistry, Osmania University , Tarnaka, Hyderabad -500007, Andhra Pradesh ( India) 2007
Comparative study of Neurospora crassa and Homo sapiens profiling M.Tech (Biotechnology)- as a co-guide for Mr. Shubhranshu Denath for six months Comparative study of Neurospora crassa and Homo sapiens profiling under the guidance of Dr S S Singh, Head Department of Biochemistry, Osmania University , Tarnaka, Hyderabad -500007, Andhra Pradesh ( India) 2007