Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology
Yogi Vemana University
Vemanapuram , Kadapa-516 005, A.P., INDIA
+91-8562-225428(O), +91-9493372743(M) Fax : +91-8562-225419
subhash@yogivemanauniversity.ac.in , subhash_muni@yahoo.co.in,chandra298@gmail.com
Qualification :
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Work experience (PDF/Teaching etc.):
PDF : 2 Years
Teaching : 9 Years
Area/s of research interests :
Environmental Microbiology
Industrial Microbiology
Enzyme Technology & Biofuels
Research students (Ph.D awarded/working) :
Awarded = 01
Submitted = 01
Working = 01
Achievements/Awards :
1. Raman Postdoctoral Fellowship, University Grants Commission (UGC), under Indo-US 21st Century Knowledge Initiative Programme for advanced research training in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin, USA for the year 2013-2014.
2. YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Techology (DST), New Delhi for the year 2012.
3. BK21 (BRAIN KOREA21) FELLOWSHIP, Dong-A University, College of Natural Resources and Life Science, March 2009 – June 2009. Postdoctoral Grant from the Government of South Korea.
4. POST DOCTORAL FELLOW from March 2008 to February 2009 in Department of Biotechnology, College of Natural Resources and Life Science, Dong-a University, Busan, South Korea.
5. Post Doctoral Fellow from November 2007 to February 2008 in Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.
Selected publications :
1. K. Shruthi, P. Suresh Yadav, B.V. Siva Prasad, M. Subhosh Chandra. 2018. Production of cellulase by a local isolate of Aspergillus unguis on different lignocellulosic substrates in solid state fermentation. Journal of Forestry Research DOI 10.1007/s11676-018-0619-4.
2. J.Y. Zhu, M. Subhosh Chandra, Feng Gu, Roland Gleisner, Rick Reiner, John Sessions, Gevan Marrs, Johnway Gao, Dwight Anderson. 2015. Using sulfite chemistry for robust bioconversion of Douglas-fir forest residue to bioethanol at high titer and lignosulfonate: A Pilot-Scale Evaluation. Bioresource Technology, 179: 390-397.
3. J.Y. Zhu, M. Subhosh Chandra, Roland Gleisner, William Gilles, Johnway Gao, Gevan Marrs, Dwight Anderson, John Sessions. 2015. Reviving sulfite pulping for sugar production from woody biomass. Tappi Journal, 14(9): 577-583.
4. M. Subhosh Chandra and B. Rajasekhar Reddy. 2013. Exoglucanase production by Aspergillus niger grown on wheat bran. Annals of Microbiology, 63:871-877.
5. G. Satheesh kumar, M. Subhosh Chandra, K.V. Mallaiah, P. Sreenivasulu and Yong-Lark Choi. 2010. Purification and characterization of highly thermostable α-amylase from thermophilic Alicyclobacillus acidocaldarius. Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, 15(3): 435-440.
6. M. Subhosh Chandra, B. Viswanath and B. Rajasekhar Reddy. 2010. Optimization of extraction of β-endoglucanase from the fermented bran of Aspergillus niger. Indian Journal of Microbiology,50: S122-S126.
7. Lee Sang-Cheol, Sun-Hee Kim, In-Hye Park, Soo-Yeol Chung, M. Subhosh Chandra and Yong-Lark Choi. 2010. Isolation, Purification and Characterization of Novel Fengycin S from Bacillus amyloliquefaciens LSC04 Degrading-Crude Oil.. Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, 15: 246-253.
8. Yong-Seok Lee, In-Hae Park, Ju-Soon Yoo, Hae-Sun Kim, Soo-Yeol Chung, M Subhosh Chandra, and Yong-Lark Choi. 2009. Gene expression and characterization of 2-keto-3-deoxy-gluconate kinase, a key enzyme in the modified Entner-Doudoroff pathway of Serratia marcescens KCTC 2172. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, 12(3): ISSN: 0717-3458.
9. M. Subhosh Chandra, Buddolla Viswanath and B. Rajasekhar Reddy. 2007. Cellulolytic enzymes on lignocellulosic substrates in solid state fermentation by Aspergillus niger. Indian Journal of Microbiology, 47: 323-328.
10. Vijay A.K.B. Gundi, B. Viswanath, M. Subhosh Chandra, V. Narahari Kumar and B. Rajasekhar Reddy. 2007. Activities of cellulase and amylase in soils as influenced by insecticide interactions. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 68: 278-285.
Conference/symposia attended (during the last five years):
M. Subhosh Chandra, B. Viswanath and B. Rajasekhar Reddy. 2012. “Cellulases by Aspergillus niger in solid state fermentation - An experimental approach for biotechnological production of cellulases by A. niger in solid state fermentation”. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN 978-3-659-16153-7.
Book Chapter:
M. Subhosh Chandra, and M. Madakka. 2018."Comparative biochemistry and kinetics of microbial lingo-cellulolytic enzymes" Recent Developments in Applied Microbiology and Biochemistry, Academic Press, Elsevier (In Press).