Smt. Madhulika Gupta

M.Sc. (C.U.)

Assistant Professor

Department of Microbiology

About me


Email ID : madhulika_jhum@yahoo.co.in
Educational Qualifications : M.Sc. in Botany (Specialisation in Microbiology); B.Ed
Appointment : WBES (2006)
Teaching : UG and PG courses from 2006 till date

Subjects taught: General and Environmental Microbiology, Microbial Genetics, Medical Microbiology, Cell Biology, Ecology and Biodiversity, Plant  Biotechnology, Tissue Culture, Mendelian Genetics and Phycology Area of Research: Heavy metal Bioremediation by Fresh water and Marine Cyanobacteria under stress conditions; Degradation of Textile dyes by Cyanobacteria

Research Projects handled:
i) UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project on Metal Remediation by Cyanobacteria (2008-2010)
ii) Microbial Ecology of East Kolkata Wetlands (2010-2012) Departmental Project funded by UGC ( under CPE Scheme)

Special Interests/hobbies: Singing and Travelling

Publications


Publications:
⦁    Gupta,M. and Nag Chaudhuri, A.(2015) Bioremediation of cadmium and lead and it’s effect on chlorophyll, enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidants of Cyanobacteria. International Journal of Scientific Research4(6):6-10[ISSN No.2277-8179;]
⦁    Roy,R.;Gupta,M. and Nag Chaudhuri, A.(2015)exploration of a metallothionein in Cyanobacteria and bacteria for chromium remediation from industrial wastes. International Journal of Scientific Research4(6):11-16[ISSN No.2277-8179;]
Paper presentation:
⦁    Poster titled Bioremediation of metals by Cyanobacteria under varying conditions organized by State Level UGC sponsored seminar on Playing God:Expanding Frontiers of Biotechnology, Gurudas College in collaboration with IICB, 6th-7th November,2009
⦁    Oral presentation:Metal remediation by Freshwater and Marine Cyanobacteria by UGC sponsored seminar on Changing Facets of Microbiology in 21st century, Department of Microbiology, lady Brabourne College,27th-28th November,2008
⦁    Poster titled Utilization of Cyanobacteria for metal bioremediation from fresh and marine water, UGC sponsored National Seminar on Modern Trends in Spectroscopy:it’s application in Chemistry and Biology, Maulana Azad College in association with Indian Association for Cultivation of Science on 3rd-4th February,2011
⦁    Poster titled Bioremediation of Heavy metals by free living and immobilized Cyanobacteria under stress conditions in the section of Environmental Sciences during 100th Indian Science Congress at Calcutta University, Kolkata, 3rd-7th January,2013
⦁    Poster titled Bioremediation of Bioremediation of cadmium and lead and its effect on chlorophyll, enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidants of blue green algae in the International Symposium- Trends in Plant Science Research (Centenary Celebration), held on 15th -16th February, 2014 organized by Department of Botany, University of Calcutta
⦁    Poster titled Effect on Nickel on free living and immobilized Cyanobacteria under stress condition in National seminar on “Current Research in Microbiology” held on 4th April,2014 organized by Department of Botany, University of Calcutta
⦁    Poster titled Bioremediation of heavy metals and its effect on chlorophyll, enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidants of blue green algae, UGC sponsored National level seminar organized by Department of Microbiology, R.K. Mission Vidyamandira in collaboration with CSIR-IICB, Kolkata,20th -21st November,2014
⦁    Poster titled effect of nickel on freshwater Cyanobacteria under stress condition, national seminar on Aquaresources: Care and Concerns organised by SEBA in collaboration with Zoological Survey of India and W.B. Biodiversity Board on 14th February,2015
⦁    Poster titled Decolourisation of textile effluent and dyes by freshwater Cyanobacteria- One day International Seminar on Frontiers in Translational and Regenerative Biology on 31st January,2016, organized by Immunology and Regenerative Medicine Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Calcutta.
⦁    Poster titled Decolourisation of textile dyes(direct red and indigo)by freshwater Cyanobacteria, RUSA funded International level seminar ‘Recent Trends in Microbiology’ organized by Department of Microbiology, R.K. Mission Vidyamandira on 14th January,2017
⦁    Poster titled Effect of heavy metals(cadmium and chromium) on chlorophyll, enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidants of Cyanobacteria, UGC sponsored National seminar organized by Department of Microbiology, Gurudas College in collaboration with IICB, Jadavpur and Dumdum Motijheel College Kolkata on 17th-18th February,2017.
Oral presentation: for Best Poster titled Effect of heavy metals(cadmium and chromium) on chlorophyll, enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidants of Cyanobacteria, UGC sponsored National seminar organized by Department of Microbiology, Gurudas College in collaboration with IICB, Jadavpur and Dumdum Motijheel College Kolkata on 17th-18th February,2017.