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Biotechnology and Bioinformatics


Dr. Garlapati Vijay Kumar
Assistant Professor (Senior Grade)

Office: 2nd Floor, Vivekananda Bhawan, Contact No: 91-1792 239288
Email: garlapati.vijaykumar@juit.ac.in

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Doctorate in Bioprocess Engineering / Industrial Biotechnology and Biofuels (IIT Kharagpur), Master of Technology in Biotechnology with B.Pharmacy as Bachelors Degree. Grantee of Two Indian Patents and applicant of one International Patent, edited one book,  published  40  research articles in SCI Journals, 18 Book chapters, guided two Ph.D, 7 M.Tech & 9 UG dissertations and have communicated/presented at several conferences either as oral presentations or posters. Taken fellowships of A4U Postdoctoral Fellowship, Spain, 2011-2013; Institute Research Fellowship, IIT Kharagpur, 2006-2010; GATE - MHRD Fellowship, 2002-2003. Serving as an International Advisory Panel Member, Elsevier; "Review Editor" in "Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology"; Associate Editor” for “Academic Journal of Biotechnological Research”, IASR Publications; Editorial Board Member for “Recent Patents On Biotechnology (Scopus/SCI-Indexed)”, “The Open Biotechnology Journal (Scopus/SCI-Indexed) “, “Current Proteomics (Scopus/SCI-Indexed)”,“African Journal of Biotechnology (Scopus-Indexed)”, “Journal of Research in Medical and Dental Science  (ESCI-Indexed)”,”, Reviewer for Science Direct and Springer Journals.

Research areas: Bioprocess /Biochemical Engineering, Microbial/ Industrial Biotechnology, Fermentation technology and DSP, Biofuels /Bioenergy, Biocatalysis, Environmental Biotechnology, Microalgal Technology, Immobilization Technology, Statistical modeling and optimization, Evolutionary optimization techniques.

GS citations: 1204GS h-index:  18GS i10- index24 

Scopus citations: 787Scopus h-index: 15

Author Publication Profile:
2020 (7)2019 (10)2018 (5)2017 (12)2016 (5)2015 (3)
2014 (1)2013 (4)2012 (1)2011 (1)All

Book(s) :
  1. Rintu Banerjee, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, S.P. Jeevan Kumar (2019). OMICS-Based Approaches in Plant Biotechnology(1st). Austin. USA: Wiley-Scrivener. [ISBN : 9781119509936] . Google Search

Book Chapter(s) :
  1. Hardik Ramesh Singhal, Naresh Kumar Mani, Amogh Kodgi, Ninad Mehendale,Swati Sharma, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2020). Miniatured Microfluidics Heuristics towards the detection of polluting molecules in the environment. In Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, Handbook on Miniaturization in Analytical Chemistry (pp. 1-19). USA: Elsevier. [ISBN : 9780128197639] . Google Search
  2. Ninad Mehendale, JeevanKumar S.P, Naresh Kumar Mani, Surajbhan Sevda, Sunandan Naha, Swati Sharma, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2020). Microfluidics in Lipid Extraction. In Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, Handbook on Miniaturization in Analytical Chemistry (pp. 1-19). USA: Elsevier. [ISBN : 9780128197639] . Google Search
  3. Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Swati Sharma, Udaratta Bhattacharjee, Lalit Pandey, T.R. Sreekrishnan (2020). Oil and petrochemical industries wastewater treatment in bioelectrochemical systems. In Rouzbeh Abbassi Faisal Khan Asheesh Yadav Vikram Garaniya, Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment (1st, pp. 1-19). USA: Elsevier. [ISBN : 9780128174937] . Google Search
  4. Lakshmishri Roy, Debabrata Bera, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2020). Evolutionary Optimization Techniques As Effective Tools For Process Modelling. In Surajbhan Sevda and Anoop Singh , Mathematical and Statistical Applications in the Food Engineering (1, pp. 5-19). USA: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis. [ISBN : 9781138347670] . Google Search
  5. Surajbhan Sevda S, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Anoop Singh (2020). Role of Mathematical and Statistical Modelling in Food Engineering. In Surajbhan Sevda and Anoop Singh , Mathematical and Statistical Applications in the Food Engineering (1, pp. 1-4). USA: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis. [ISBN : 9781138347670] . Google Search
  6. Latika Bhatia, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Anuj K. Chandel (2019). Scalable Technologies for Lignocellulosic Biomass Processing into Cellulosic Ethanol. In Ravindra Pogaku, Horizons in Bioprocess Engineering (1st, pp. 73-90). Switzerland: Springer, Cham. [ISBN : 978-3-030-29069-6] . Google Search
  7. Swati Sharma, Tandin gyeltshen, Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2019). Microalgae in Bioelectrochemical Systems: Technological Interventions. In R. NavaniethaKrishnaraj, R. Sani , Biovalorisation of Wastes to Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels (pp. 1-25). USA: Elsevier. [ISBN : 9780128179512] . Google Search
  8. Arpita Prasad, Shivani Thakur, Swati Sharma, Shivani Saxena, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2019). Technological Barriers in Biobutanol Production. In Lalit K. Singh and Gaurav Chaudhary, Advances in Biofeedstocks and Biofuels Volume 3:Liquid Biofuel Production (1st, pp. 209-224). Austin, USA. : Wiley-Scrivener. [ISBN : 9781119459873] . Google Search
  9. Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Swati Sharma, Swati Singh, Lalit Pandey, T.R. Sreekrishnan, Anoop Singh (2019). Sustainability assessment of Microbial fuel cells. In Lakhveer Singh and Durga Madhab Mahapatra, Waste to Sustainable Energy: MFCs - Prospects through Prognosis (1st, pp. 315-332). UK: Taylor and Francis, CRS Press. [ISBN : 9781138328211] . Google Search
  10. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Shweta Tewari, Rajiv Ganguly (2019). LCA of First- Second- generation and Micro-algae Biofuels. In Majid Hosseini, Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts (1st, pp. 355-371). USA : Elsevier, Imprint: Woodhead Publishing. [ISBN : 9780128179376] . Google Search
  11. Lakshmishri Upadrasta, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Nafisa Lakdawala, Rintu Banerjee (2018). Enzyme Triggered Hydrogels for Pharmaceutical and Food Applications. In Shashi Lata Bharati and Pankaj Kumar Chaurasia , Research Advancements in Pharmaceutical, Nutritional and Industrial Enzymology. (1st, pp. 159-177 ). Pennsylvania, USA: IGI Global Publishers. [ISBN : 9781522552376] . Google Search
  12. Niraj Singh Parihar, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Rajiv Ganguly (2018). Stabilization of Black Cotton Soil Using Waste Glass. In Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, Handbook of Environmental Materials Management (1st, pp. 1-16). : Springer. [ISBN : 9783319585383] . Google Search
  13. Rajiv Ganguly, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2017). Comparative Account of Carbon Footprints of Burning Gasoline and Ethanol. In Anuj Kumar Chandel, Marcos Henrique Luciano Silveira, Advances in Sugarcane Biorefinery: Technologies, Commercialization, Policy Issues and Paradigm Shift for Bioethanol and By-Products (pp. 241-252). Amsterdam: Elsevier. [ISBN : 9780128045343] . Google Search
  14. Kuila A, Sharma V, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Singh A, Roy LS, Banerjee R (2017). Present Status on Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Bioethanol Production. In Lalit Kumar Singh and Gaurav Chaudhary, Advances in Biofeedstocks and Biofuels. Volume1: Biofeed stocks and their processing (pp. 85-96). USA: Wiley-Scrivender Publishing LLC.. [ISBN : 9781119117254] . Google Search
  15. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Gour RS, Sharma V, Roy LS, Samudrala PJK, Anil Kant Thakur (2017). Current status of Biodiesel Production from Microalgae in India.. In Lalit Kumar and Gaurav Chaudhary, Advances in Feedstocks and Biofuels Volume 2: Production technologies for Biofuels (pp. 127-152). USA: Wiley-Scrivender Publishing LLC.. [ISBN : 9781119117520] . Google Search
  16. Chandel AK, Bhatia L, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Roy LS,Arora A (2017). Biofuel Policy in Indian Perspective: Socioeconomic Indicators and Sustainable Rural Development. In Anuj K. Chandel and Rajeev K. Sukumaran, Sustainable Biofuels Development in India (pp. 459-488). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing AG.. [ISBN : 9783319502175] . Google Search
  17. Roy LS, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Banerjee R. (2015). Challenges in Harnessing the Potential of Lignocellulosic Biofuels and the Probable Combating Strategies . In R. Navanietha Krishnaraj, Jong-Sung Yu , Bioenergy: Opportunities and Challenges, (Paper and Digital, pp. 171-204.). USA,: CRC Press, Taylor and Franchis Group, . [ISBN : 9781771881098 - CAT# N11252] . Google Search
  18. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, L. S. Roy, R. Banerjee (2015). An overview of Reactor Designs for Biodiesel production. In R. Navanietha Krishnaraj, Jong-Sung Yu, Bioenergy: Opportunities and Challenges (Paper and Digital, pp. 221-240). USA: CRC Press, Taylor and Franchis Group, USA. [ISBN : 9781771881098 - CAT# N11252] . Google Search

Journal(s) :
  1. Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Sunandan Naha, Mohita Sharma, Sreemoyee Ghosh Ray, Trichur Ramaswamy Sreekrishnan, Pranab Goswami (2020). Biosensing capabilities of bioelectrochemical systems towards sustainable water streams: Technological implications and future prospects. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, Accepted, In Press (Accepted, In Press), 1-10. Google Citation
  2. Rakesh Singh Gour, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Anil Kant Thakur (2020). Effect of Salinity Stress on Lipid Accumulation in Scenedesmus sp. and Chlorella sp.: Feasibility of Stepwise Culturing. Current Microbiology, Accepted, In Press (Accepted, In Press), -. Google Citation
  3. Surendra Kumar Parashar, Sunil Kumar Srivastava, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, NN Dutta (2019). Production of microbial enzyme triacylglycerol acyl hydrolase by Aspergillussydowii JPG01 in submerged fermentation using agro-residues.. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental Sciences , 21 (4), 1076-1079. Google Citation
  4. Surendra Kumar Parashar, Sunil Kumar Srivastava, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2019). The mathematical modeling for the optimization of triacyl glycerol acylhydrolase production through artificial neural network and genetic algorithm. International Journal of Pharma and Biosciences, 10 (3), 135-143
  5. Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Swati Sharma, Sourish Bhattacharya, Sandhya Mishra, T.R.Sreekrishnan, Deepak Pant (2019). Microalgae at niches of bioelectrochemical systems: A new platform for sustainable energy production coupled industrial effluent treatment. Bioresource Technology Reports, 7 (September 2019), 100290-
  6. Rintu Banerjee, S.P. JeevanKumar, Ninad Mehendale, Surajbhan Sevda, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2019). Intervention of microfluidics in biofuel and bioenergy sectors: Technological considerations and future prospects. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 101 (March 2019), 548-558. Google Citation
  7. Anuj Kumar Chandel, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Akhilesh Kumar Singh, Felipe Antonio Fernandes Antunes, Silvio Silvrio da Silva (2018). The path forward for lignocellulose biorefineries: Bottlenecks, solutions, and perspective on commercialization. Bioresource Technology, 264 (), 370-381
  8. Surendra Kumar Parashar, Sunil Kumar Srivastava, N. N. Dutta, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2018). Engineering aspects of immobilized lipases on esterification: A special emphasis of crowding, confinement and Diffusion effects. Engineering in Life Sciences, 18 (5), 308-316. Google Citation
  9. Rakesh Singh Gour, Madhusudan Bairagi, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Anil Kant Thakur (2018). Enhanced Microalgal Lipid Production with Media Engineering of Potassium Nitrate as a Nitrogen Source. Bioengineered, 9 (1), 98-107
  10. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Lakshmishri Roy (2017). Utilization of Response Surface Methodology for Modeling and Optimization of Tablet Compression Process. Journal of Young Pharmacists, 9 (3), 417-421. Google Citation
  11. Durga Jha, Vishakha Jain, Brinda Sharma, Anil Kant Thakur, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2017). Microalgae-based Pharmaceuticals and Nutraceuticals: An Emerging Field with Immense Market Potential. ChemBioEng Reviews, 4 (4), 257-272
  12. Raghu M. Yennamalli , Siddhant Kalra, Pulkit Anupam Srivastava, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2017). Computational Tools and Resources for CRISPR/Cas 9 Genome Editing Method. MOJ Proteomics & Bioinformatics, 5 (4), 164-170
  13. Jeevan Kumar S.P. , Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Archana Dash, Peter Scholz, Rintu Banerjee (2017). Sustainable Green Solvents and Techniques for Lipid Extraction from Microalgae: a review. Algal Research, 21 (January, 2017), 138-147. Google Citation
  14. Akanksha Bajpai, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Rakesh Singh Gour, Anil Kant Thakur (2017). Evaluation of Microalgae from Himalayan Region for Nutraceutical Activities . International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences , 8 (2B), 174-178
  15. Pawan Kumar, Varun Kumar, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2016). Biosynthesis and pharmacological evaluation of shikonin-A highly valuable metabolite of North-Western Himalayas: Mini Review. Medicinal Plants - International Journal of Phytomedicines and Related Industries, 8 (4), 267-274
  16. Mamta Chauhan, Raghu M. Yennamalli , Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2016). Biochemical Characterization and Molecular Modeling of a Unique Lipase from StaphylococcusAarlettae JPBW-1. Engineering in Life Sciences, 16 (8), 762-768. Google Citation
  17. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, D. Sharma, Gunjan Goel (2016). Bioprocessing of Wheat Bran for the Production of Lignocellulolytic Enzyme Cocktail by Cotylidia Pannosa Under Submerged Conditions.. Bioengineered, 7 (2), 88-97
  18. Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2016). E-Waste in India and Developed Countries: management, recycling, business and biotechnological initiatives. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 54 (February, 2016), 874-881. Google Citation
  19. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, U. Shankar, A. Budiraja (2016). Bioconversion Technologies of Crude Glycerol to Value Added Industrial Products. Biotechnology Reports, 9 (March, 2016), 9-14
  20. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, N. Maheswari, A. Gupta (2015). Isolation and Screening of Fungal Isolates for Multienzyme Production Through Submerged and Solid State Fermentations. Journal of Bioprocessing & Biotechniques , 5 (8), 249-256. Google Citation
  21. Mamta Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2014). Modeling Embedded Optimization Strategy for the Formulation of Bacterial Lipase-Based Biodetergent. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 53 (2), 514-520. Google Citation
  22. Mamta Chauhan, Rajinder S. Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2013). Modelling and Optimization Studies on a Novel Lipase Production by Staphylococcus arlettae through Submerged Fermentation. Enzyme Research, 2013 (), 353954, 8p.-
  23. Mamta Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2013). Production and characterization of a halo-, solvent-, thermo-tolerant alkaline lipase by staphylococcus arlettae JPBW-1, isolated from rock salt mine. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 171 (6), 1429-1443. Google Citation
  24. Chauhan M., Rajinder S. Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2013). Evaluation of a new lipase from staphylococcus sp. for detergent additive capability. BioMed Research International, 2013 (), -. Google Citation

Conference(s) :
  1. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Vundavilli PR, Banerjee R (2017). Optimization of Flavour ester production through Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm. Proceedings of the IEEE 2017 Fourth International Conference on Image Information Processing (ICIIP 2017) [4 : Jaypee University of Information Technology (JUIT), Waknaghat, HP- 173234, India : December 21-23, 2017], pp.1-4.. Google Citation
  2. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Nitish Vikarm Shahi, Radhika Sharma (2017). Evaluation of lipase for its formulation additive in bio-based toothpaste and contact lens solution. Proceedings of the The 13th Asian Congress on Biotechnology (ACB 2017) " Bioinnovation and Bioeconomy" [13 : Khon Kaen, Thailand : July 23-27, 2017], pp.129-129.. Google Citation
  3. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Vikram Shahi (2017). Formulation of Bio-based Toothpaste. Proceedings of the Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Trends in Agriculture, Environmental & Bio Sciences [Chandigarh, India : 27-29 April, 2017], pp.31-32.. Google Citation
  4. N. Montpart, E. Ribot, Vijay Kumar Garlapati, L. Rago, J.A. Baeza, A. Guisasola (2013). Systematic development of anodic syntrophic consortia for bioelectrochemical hydrogen production from a wider range of carbon sources. Proceedings of the International Microbial Fuel Cells Conference [4th : Cairns, Queensland, Australia : September 1-4, 2013], pp.-.. Google Citation
  5. M. Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2012). Production of a novel Halo-Thermo-Solvent-Detergent tolerant Lipase by a newly isolated halophilic Staphylococcus arlettae in Submerged fermentation (Poster). Proceedings of the International Conference of Industrial Biotechnology, IX Convention of BRSI (ICIB -2012) [Punjabi University, Patiala, India. : November 21-23, 2012], pp.-.. Google Citation
  6. Vijay Kumar Garlapati, R. Banerjee, P. R. Vundavilli (2011). Integration of RSM Model for Optimization of Immobilized Lipase Mediated Solvent-free Synthesis of Flavour Ester by Genetic Algorithm (Poster). Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Image Information Processing [Solan, India : November 3-5, 2011], pp.1-4.. Google Citation

Abstract/ Poster Presentations/ Invited Lectures in Conferences :
  1. Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2018). Given Invited talk on - Bioprocess Engineering aspects towards Biotechnological Products. Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Trends in Agriculture, Environment and BioSciences (ICAEBS-2018) [Chandigarh, Punjab, India : Feb 22-Feb 23, 2018], pp.-.. Google Citation
  2. Vijay Kumar Garlapati (2018). Given Invited Talk on - Conversion of Waste to Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Bioenergy. Proceedings of the Workshop on Bioprocessing for Energy and Carbon from Agro Residues (BECAR-2018) [IIT, Mandi, H.P. : 23-24 January, 2018], pp.-.. Google Citation

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