Dr. Shivendu Ranjan has expertise in Micro/Nano(Bio)Technology and is currently working as Head, Research & Technology Development at E-Spin Nanotech Pvt. Ltd., SIDBI Center, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India. He has founded and drafted the concept for the first edition of the “VIT Bio Summit” in 2012, and the same has been continued till date by the university. He has worked in CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru, India as well as UP Drugs and Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., India and IIFPT, Thanjavur, MoFPI, Govt of India. At IIFPT, Thanjavur, he was involved in a project funded by a leading pharmaceutical company, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and have successfully engineered micro-vehicles for model drug molecules.

His research interests are multidisciplinary and include Micro/Nanobiotechnology, Nano-toxicology, Environmental Nanotechnology, Nanomedicine, and Nanoemulsions. He is the associate editor of Environmental Chemistry Letters – a Springer journal of 3.59 impact factor – and an editorial board member in Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment(Taylor and Francis). He is serving as executive editor of a journal in iMed Press, USA, and also serving as editorial board member and referee for reputed international peer-reviewed journals. He has published nine edited books and one authored book in Springer, Switzerland and two with CRC Press, USA. He has recently finished his contract of three volumes of book in Elsevier, two volumes in CRC Press and one with Wiley and RSC (UK). He has published many scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals and has authored many book chapters as well as review articles. He has bagged several awards and recognitions from different national as well as international organizations.
B.Tech., Biotechnology, VIT University, Vellore, India, 2013
PhD, Nanobiotechnology, VIT University, India, 2017
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Shivendu's Research Interests are (but not limited to):

- Food Micro/Nanotechnology
- Micro/Nano-Nutraceuticals and Bioavailability
- Micro/Nano-Therapeutics and Micro/Nanobiotechnology
- Agricultural Micro/Nanotechnology
- Micro/Nanomedicine and Nanopharmaceutics
- Micro/Nanotechnology in Drug and Nutraceutical Delivery
- Micro/Nanotoxicology and Risk Assessment
- Polymer Micro/Nanotechnology
- Micro/Nanotechnology for Clean Water
Personal Interests
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