DR SENTHAMARAI M | Bannari Amman Institute of Technology

dr senthamarai m

  • Professional Experience



    Experience Type Organization Designation Date of Joining To Total Experience
    Engineering BIT-Sathy Assistant Professor Level II 01.05.2013 28.09.2021  8 Year(s) &  4 Month(s)
    Engineering BIT-Sathy Assistant Professor Level II 01.01.2011 01.05.2013  2 Year(s) &  4 Month(s)
    Engineering BIT-Sathy Lecturer 23.06.2008 01.01.2011  2 Year(s) &  6 Month(s)
  • Academic Credentials



    Degree Specialization Institute University Year of Passing
    B.Tech Industrial Biotechnology Anna University Anna University, Chennai 2006
    M.Tech Biotechnology VIT University Vellore Anna University, Chennai 2008
    Ph.D Biotechnology Bannari Amman Institute of Technology Anna University, Chennai 2020
  • Journal Publications

     1.  Senthamarai Manogaran *, Kilavan Packiam Kannan, Yuvarajan Mathiyalagan Fungal Endophytes from Phyllanthus acidus (L.) and Catharanthus roseus (L.) International Research Journal Of Pharmacy 8 10 86 - 89 OCT 2017

     2.  Kannan Kilavan Packiam, Poorani Thiruvenkatasamy, Venupriya Vellingiri, Sathya Rasiappan, Sivapriya Veeraiyan, Senthamarai Manogaran, Pavithra Mettupalayam Kalliannan Sundramurthi and Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy Comparative studies on the phytoconstituents, antibacterial and pesticidal activities of blue and white varieties of Clitoria ternatea Linn Acta Biomedica Scientia 3 4 218 - 213 MAY 2016

     3.  Kannan K.P, Thilakavathi R, Kumar M.D, Senthamarai M Biodiversity of Endophytic Fungi from Mukia maderespatana (L) M. Roem - A First Report. Journal of Bacteriology and Mycology 4 4 109 - 113 JAN 2016

     4.  ilavan Packiam Kannan, Ramya Govindasamy, Revathi Rajendran, Senthamarai Manaogaran,Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy Novel and promising renewable biofuels and green chemicals from Endophytic fungi, Advance Pharmaceutical Journal 1 5 126 - 132 JAN 2016

     5.  Kilavan Packiam Kannan, Ramya Govindasamy, Revathi Rajendran, Senthamarai Manaogaran, and Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy Hydrocarbons from curvularia lunata - a novel promising endophytic fungi isolated from Solanum trilobatum linn. International Journal of Chemistry, Pharmacy 1 1 10 - 17 JAN 2016

     6.  Kilavan Packiam Kannan, Lakshminarayanan Vijayakumar, Manogaran Senthamarai, Arumugam Karthikeyan Development of an Energy Drink from Sweet Liquid Whey International Journal of Research in Engineering 3 4 117 - 126 SEP 2015

     7.  PooraniKandasamy, Senthamarai Manogaran, Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy and KilavanPackiam Kannan Evaluation of antioxidant and antibacterial activities of endophytic fungi isolated from Bauhinia racemosa Lam and Phyllanthusamarus Schum and Thonn. Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research 7 9 366 - 379 OCT 2015

     8.  Senthamarai Manogaran, Navaneetha Krishnan, Vinitha Sree Senthilkumar, Sowmiya Manivannan, Vijayalekshmi Veerababhu and Kilavan Packiam Kannan Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles and their antimicrobial property of endophytic fungi isolated from Mentha arvensis L. and Psidium guajava L Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research 7 9: 340 - 346 2015

     9.  Sai Gopalakrishna Yerneni, Seenivasan Sree Hari, Ragupathy Jaganathan, Monoharan Senthamarai, Narasinganallur Sankaranarayanan Vasanthi and Kilavan Packiam Kannan Determination of the level of aflatoxin present in the marketed spices World Journal of Science and Technology 2 12 31 - 34 2012

  • Conference Presentations

    1.  Senthamarai M and Kannan KP, "", International Conference on Applications of Biotechnology and Nanotechnology, School of Biosciences, B. S. A Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, B. S. A Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, September 2019

    2.  Senthamarai M and Kannan KP, "", National Conference on Biology and Medicine, Department of Zoology , Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, February 2019

    3.  Senthamarai M, "Fermentation and characterization studies for cost Effective production of lovastatin using Curvularia sp", National Conference on Biotechnology for Sustainable Development (HAPTEN2018), , Arunai Engineering College, Tiruvannamalai, Arunai Engineering College, Tiruvannamalai, March 2018

    4.  M.Senthamarai,Dr.K.P.Kannan, "Fermentation and characterization studies for cost effective production of lovastatin using endophytic fungi", International Conference on Science and Humanities for Grooming the future : An Interdisciplinary Approach (ICSHI)-2017, College development council, Baharathiayar University, Coimbatore, Baharathiayar University, Coimbatore, February 2018

    5.  Venupriya V, Sathya R, Poorani T, R, Sivapriya V, Madhankumar D, Senthamarai M and Kannan K P., "Comparative studies on the Phytoconstituents of Blue and White Varieties of Clitoraia ternatea Linn.", National Conference on Phytochemicals as Biotherapeutics, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, Chennai, February 2017

    6.  Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy, Senthamarai Manogaran and Kilavan Packiam Kannan., " Camptothecin producing endophtyic fungi from medicinal plants of Sathyamangalam forest, Tamil nadu.", National Conference on Emerging Trends in Fungl Biology and Plant Protetion ETPP- 2016 and The 42nd Annual Meeting of The Mycological Society of India , Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India., Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, February 2016

    7.  Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy, Senthamarai Manogaran and Kilavan Packiam Kannan., "Biodiversity of endophytic fungi from medicianal plants of thalamalai range, Sathyamangalam forest รข?? a first report.", National Conference on Emerging Trends in Fungal Biology and Plant Protection ETPP- 2016 and the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Mycological Society of India, Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, Varanasi, February 2016

    8.  Senthamarai Manogran, Sowmiya M, Vijayalekshmi V, Vinithashree, S. Dhamodharan G, Madahan Kumaaar and K.P.Kannan., "Optimization of Lovastatin from Endophytic fungi isolated from Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng and Piper nigrum L. Particles from Neosartorya udagawae and their potential anticancer drug delivery.", National Conference on Challenges and Opportunities in Mycological Research (NCCOMR- 2016), Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany, University of Madras, Madras, February 2016

    9.  Kilavan Packiam Kannan, Madhankumar Dhakshinamoorthy, Senthamarai Manogaran, "Extraction, Estimation and Characterization of Biomolecules from Endophytic Fungi.", 5th International Convention of Association of Pharmacy Professionals:Redesigning Pharmacy Education and Regulations for Translational Drug Research in India,, nna University, Centre for Excellence in NanobioTranslational Research, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology Campus,Tiruchirappalli,Tamil nadu, , Tiruchirappalli, January 2016

    10.  Senthamarai Manogran, Navaneetha Krishnan, Vinithasre, Sowmiya M and Kilavan Packiam Kannan., "Synthesis of silver nanoparticles using endophytic fungi isolated fro Mentha arvensis L. and Psidium guajava L. ", Asian Mycological Congress 2015, Goa University, Goa, Goa, October 2015

    11.  Kilavan Packiam Kannan, Senthamarai Monogram, Nivetha Siva Kumar, Priyanga Shanmugam Santha and Uma Sundram Meenakshi, "Exploration of endophytic fungal diversity from medicinal Plants for Biomolecules", Asian Science Congress on Biotechnology, IIT, Delhi under the ageis of Asian federation of Biotechnology, India Habitat Centre New Delhi, India., December 2013

    12.  Senthamarai, M., Jayaganthan, P., Karthck C., and K.P.Kannan, "Usage of expired tablets: A novel approach for waste management", First International and Third National Conference on Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering , Society for Applied Biotechnology (India) , Tirupathi , June 2013

    13.  M. SENTHAMARAI, K.P. KANNAN, S. GAYATRI, C. ASMITHAA, M. SARAN PRIYA, "Diversity of Endophytic Fungi for Taxol Production from Medicinal Plants in and around Sathyamangalam", Internnational Symposium on Biodiversity, Agriclture, Environment and Forestry and Programme Schedule-reg., Association for the Advancement of Biodiversity Science, Fortune Resort Sullivan Court, Ooty, December 2012

  • Funded Research Projects



    S No. Title Investigator(s) Funding Agency Amount Project Status Sanction Date
    1 Technological Interventions for Enhancing Productivity, Scalability and Value Addition to Obtain Fiber from a Local Plant (Urtica Dioica) for Tribals in Nagaland: A Waste to Wealth Programme Dr. S. P. Selvaraj, Dr. Zavei Hiese (NASTEC, Nagaland)

    DST-SEED 68,82,120.00 Accepted with comments 06.02.2020
    2 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps (3 Programe) Dr M Senthamarai

    DST 60000 12.10.2019
  • Areas of Expertise



    S No. Subject Area
    1 Endophytic fungi and secondary metabolites
    2 Entrepreneurship and rural development
  • Invited Guest Lectures Delivered



    S No. Topic Program Venue Date
    1 Technology assistance from R Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp III BIT 20.12.2017
    2 Technology assistance from R Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp II BIT 20.08.2017
    3 Entrepreneurship Pre-Incubation Centre Orientation Programme. One day Workshop Sankara College of Science and Commerce 28.07.2017
    4 Technology assistance from R Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp I BIT 20.07.2017
    5 Need of Entrepreneurship Education FDP BIT 11.04.2016
    6 Entrerepreneurship E week 2016 Bannari Amman Public School, Sathyamangalam 16.02.2016
    7 Awareness on Need of Entrepreneurs in Tamil Nadu E week 2016 Sri Pariyur Higher Secondary School, T.N.Palayam 11.02.2016
    8 Awareness on Need of Entrepreneurship NSS Special Camp Government school,Vetuvanpudhur 26.01.2016
    9 Role of Faculty in Developing Entrepreneurial Traits and Talents in Students FDP on Entrepreneurship EDC 20.11.2012
    10 The Art of Innovation 7 day workshop BIT 16.03.2012
    11 Perception of Reality seven day workshop (NEN) BIT 28.01.2012
    12 Financial Projections and Sources of Financing seven day workshop (NEN) BIT 07.01.2012
    13 Entrepreneurial Business Strategies entrepreneurship BIT 16.12.2011
    14 Entrepreneurship skill development - Seeds of Creativity seven day workshop (NEN) BIT 24.09.2011
  • Books Published



    S No. Title Author Publication Year / Month
    1 Comparative studies on the Antioxidant activities of fungal endophytes Kannan Kilavan Packiam, Senthamarai Manogaran, and MadhanKumar Dhakshinamoorthy LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH 2016
    2 Chitoson from Endophytic fungi Kannan Kilavan Packiam, Senthamarai Manogaran, and Tanya Susan George AP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH 2016
    3 Priliminary Investigation on the Extraction of Gibberlic Acid (GA 3) and Indole Acetic Acid (IAA) from Coprophilous fungi isolated from Herbivorous dung Abinaya, B, S. Sri Vidhya, M. Senthamarai and K.P.Kannan. n Current Scenario in Microbial Biotechnology. (Eds) 2010
  • Patents



    S No. Title Date Reg. No. Status Level Funding Agency
    1 Biopesticide from methanolic extracts of leucas aspera and Europhobia hirta and its endophytic fungi 14.12.2020 202041054202 In Progress National Level
  • Awards



    S No. Awards
    1 Supported our Entrepreneurship Development Cell of Institute to Receive "Honor Roll" Award from National Entrepreneurship Network