Assistant Professor in Microbiology HOD, Dean, Research and Development

Dr. Pinakin C. Dhandhukia

DesignationHOD & Assistant Professor
QualificationPh.D. (Biochemistry), M.Phil. (Microbiology), M.Sc.(Microbiology)
Additional Qualification/ Certification 
Achievement/ Recognition

33 research papers in national and international journals

1 Book and 6 book chapters

H-index =16

I10 index =20

Citations= 1350+

Research project= 01

MSc dissertation students guided= 50

Awards = 03

Experience:Academic 13 years
Industrial 2 years
Area of Interest (Professional):Plant Microbe interactions; bioprocess developments; computational biology
Email (Professional)


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