Department of Chemistry & Botany

NAME: SRUTHI CYRIAC
POST: LECTURER
E.MAIL ID: sruthicy@gmail.com
Qualification:MSc, PhD (Ongoing - Registration Completed)
Subjects Taught: Microbiology, Biotechnology, Environmental Studies
ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE: 5 years


EDUCATION

Degree Subject University, place ,year
B.Sc. Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics Bangalore University (2010)
M.Sc Microbiology Bangalore University (2013)
Ph.D Microbiology Jain University (ongoing 2016-2020) Completed Registration

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

- Soil Microbiology
- Mushroom Biology
- Plant physiology
- Mushroom Cultivation
- Environmental Microbiology
- Food Microbiology
- Hydroponics
- Edible Mushrooms
- Plant Tissue Culture
- Plant Biotechnology
- Microbial Genetics
- Molecular Biology

PUBLICATIONS:

PAPER PRESENTED:
Participated and presented a paper on the 'Role of Soil fungi in controlling pollution' at a National Level Seminar on 'Recent trends in Biotechnology', conducted at Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore.

Participated and presented a paper at a National Level Seminar on "Recent Advances in Microbial Technology for Renewable Energy, Bioremediation, Health and Sustainable Agriculture (RAMT for REBHSA-2018)" organized by the Department of Microbiology at Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu, during the 24th and 25th of January 2018.

Topic: 'Biological efficiency, cultivation, screening and quantification of Secondary Metabolites produced by Hypsizygus ulmarius'

Participated and presented a paper at a National Level UGC sponsored conference on "Mind Body Matters" organized by the Department of Life Sciences and Psychology at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, during the 1st and 2nd of February 2018.

Topic: 'A study on the Secondary Metabolites and Pigments produced by domestically grown oyster mushroom Hypsizygus ulmarius'

CONFERENCE ATTENDED:
1. Seminar on 'Recent trends in Biotechnology conducted at Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

2. Seminar on 'Industrial Fermentation' conducted at Jain University, Bangalore

3. Participated in a National Seminar on 'Evolving Trends in Bioprocess Engineering' in March, 2010 at Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

4. Participated in a National level workshop on 'Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences' in October, 2011 at Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

5. Participated in a National level biosymposium on 'Project Green Rescue' in February, 2016 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

6. Participated in a UGC sponsored National level conference on 'Bioessence - Integrated Healthcare' in January, 2017 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

7. National Level Seminar on "Recent Advances in Microbial Technology for Renewable Energy, Bioremediation, Health and Sustainable Agriculture (RAMT for REBHSA-2018)" organized by the Department of Microbiology at Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu, during the 24th and 25th of January 2018.

8. National Level UGC sponsored conference on "Mind Body Matters" organized by the Department of Life Sciences and Psychology at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, during the 1st and 2nd of February 2018

AWARDS/ACHIEVEMENTS:
Best Paper Presentation Award at Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu.
Proficiency Award Winner for Academic Excellence at College and University level, for 3 consecutive years.
Ranked 5th at University level in MSc Microbiology.
Winner at the Bangalore University Youth festival in various Cultural events for 5 consecutive years .
Trained Classical Dancer - Bharathanatyam, Mohiniyattam, Kuchippudi, Kathakali and Kerala Nadanam
Trained Folk Dancer - Kamsale, Thiruvathira, Oppana, Bhangra, Lavani, Vanjippattu, Kolatta, Nadodinrutham
Trained in Martial art - Kalarippayattu
Trained Zumba Trainer and Performer
Trained in Carnatic music (classical) and light music (Malayalam & Kannada)
Winner at various inter and intra collegiate Bio-fests ('Gardenia'- at Garden City College, -Vismaya--at Jain University, 'Connoisseur'- at Kristu Jayanti College).
Winner at various cultural fests held around the country in Music, Dance, theatres and Fine arts.
Has choreographed classical and folk dance performances for educational institutions in and around Bangalore
Have trained students in classical dance and folk dance
Conducts Zumba short term course
Trains the Indian Dance Team at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous

MEMBERSHIP (BOS/BOE/GUIDE/CHAIRPERSON):
1. Member, BOS meeting- February 2014, Department of Life Sciences, Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

2. Member, BOS meeting-October 2015, Department of Botany, Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore

3. Member, BOS meeting- December 2016, Department of Botany, Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore

Guided 3rd year BSc students in carrying out the following short term project works;

A study of the microbial growth in the water samples in and around Jyoti Nivas College camps
A study on the effect of salt stress on hydroponically grown plants
A study on the role of Lantana indica in inhibiting the growth of other species
A study on the effect of different concentrations of vermi-compost solution in plant growth

4. Co-coordinator & choreographer for the Indian Dance Team at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

5. Member of the student union advisor committee.

6. Organizing committee member for a National level biosymposium on 'Project Green Rescue' in February, 2016 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

7. Organizing committee member for a UGC sponsored National level conference on 'Bioessence - Integrated Healthcare' in January, 2017 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

8. Co-ordinator & Trainer for the Zumba Short Term Course at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore..

9. Member, BOS meeting- December 2017, Department of Botany, Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore

10. Member, BOS meeting- January 2018, Department of BVoc - Visual Communication & Performing Arts, Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore

11. Organizing committee member (Coordinator - inaugural committee) for a UGC sponsored National level conference on 'Mind Body Matters' held in January, 2017 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

12. Organizing committee member for 'ELSHADDAI - Gospel fest' organized by the AICUF unit of Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.