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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 one Indian Patent, Filed one International & one National Patents, published 35 research articles in SCI Journals, 10 Book chapters, guided one Ph.D. & two ongoing Ph.D.'s, 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; Associate Editor” for “ Academic Journal of Biotechnological Research”, IASR Publications; Editorial Board Member for “African Journal of Biotechnology (Scopus Indexed)”, “The Open Biotechnology Journal (Scopus Indexed)”, “Journal of Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering”, “Bioengineering and Bioscience”, “Trends in Biotechnological Research”, “European Journal of Biotechnology and Bioscience”, “Haya:The Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences”, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences: An International Journal (PBIJ)”,  “International Journal of Biology Research”, “Saudi Journal of Biomedical Research” and “Saudi Journal of Engineering and Technology”; Reviewer for Science Direct and Springer Journals.

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

Scopus h-index: 14; Scopus citations: 574; RG score: 27.96

GS h-index:  17; GS i10- index: 19 ; GS citations:  875  

Author Publication Profile:
2019 (5)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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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.-
  18. 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
  19. 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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