Dr. B. Vijaya kumar naidu
Assistant professor
Dept of Materials Science and Nanotechnology
Yogi Vemana UNiveristy, Kadapa – 516 005, AP
: +91-8562-225451(O),+91-8562-255365 (R) +91-9966320402 (M)
vijay@yogivemanauniversity.ac.in , drvijayboya@gmail.com
Qualification :
M.Sc. (Tech), Ph.D.
Work experience (PDF/Teaching etc.) :
1. Research Associate in CSIR sponsored project - April 2003 to April 2005, Karnataka University Dharwad
2. Postdoctoral Fellow – May 2005 to April 2007, Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea
3. Postdoctoral Fellow – Aug 2007 to July 2009, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
Details of Fellowship:
• UGC Raman Postdoctoral Fellowship for a period of 1 year from Feb 2015 to Feb 2016, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, USA
Area/s of research interests :
• Polymer matrices for drug deliver and separation applications
• Polymer/TiO2/CNT based Dye sensitized solar cells
• Metal/metal oxide nanoparticles for degradation and antimicrobial applications
Details of Collaborative Research & Extra-mural Research:
Research Grants:
1. Nanostructured TiO2 Incorporated Polymer Nanocomposite Membranes for Pervaporation Separation Applications - University Grants Commission (UGC.), New Delhi - 9.63 lakhs during 2013 - 2015
Research students (PhD. Awarded / working):
1. S. Siva Sankar Awarded (Dec 2016)
2. B. Venkataramana (Working)
3. A. Sai Kumar (Working)
Achievements/Awards :
1. DST Young Scientist Award for the year 2011
Publications :
1. Siva Sankar Sana, Venkata Ramana Badineni, Sai Kumar Arla, Vijaya Kumar Naidu Boya “Sodium alginate – zeolite composite gel beads for controlled release of 5-fluorocial” J. Global Trends Pharm Sci, 2018; 9(1): 4728 – 4740
2. Vijayakumar Naidu Boya, RennLovett, SainiSetua, Vaibhav Gandhi, Prashanth K.B.Nagesh, Sheema Khan, Meena Jaggi, Murali M.Yallapu and Subhash C Chauhan, “Probing mucin interaction behavior of magnetic nanoparticles” J Collo and Intere Sci., 488 (2017) 258-268
3. Prashanth K.B. Nagesh, Nia R. Johnson, Vijaya K.N. Boya, Pallabita Chowdhury, Shadi F.Othman, Vahid Khalilzad-Sharghi, Bilal B.Hafeez, Aditya Ganju, Sheema Khan, Stephen W.Behrman, Nadeem Zafar, Subhash C.Chauhan, Meena Jaggi, Murali M.Yallapu, “PSMA targeted docetaxel-loaded superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for prostate cancer” Colloid. and Surf. B., 144 (2016) 8-20
4. Siva Sankar Sana, Venkata RamanaBadineni, Sai Kumar Arla, Vijaya Kumar Naidu Boya, Eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles using leaf extract of Grewiaflaviscences and study of their anti-microbial activity. Materials Letters, 145 (2015) 347–350.
5. Siva Sankar Sana, B. Vijaya Kumar Naidu, Poly (vinyl alcohol)/poly (acrylamide-co-Diallyldimethyl ammonium chloride) pH sensitive semi-IPN hydrogels for ciprofloxacin hydrochloride drug delivery. IET Nanobiote., 1.2 (2017) 52-56.
6. B. Venkataramana, S. Siva Sankar, A. Sai Kumar, B. Vijaya Kumar Naidu. Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Setaria italic (Foxtail Millets) Husk and Its Antimicrobial Activity. Res J Nanosci. and Nanotech., 5 (2015) 6-15
Conferences / Symposium/Work shop attended:
1. Delivered invited talk in International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology Organized by S.J. College Engineering, Mysore during 26th to 28th May 2016
2. Delivered invited talk in POLYCON-2017 Organized by S.J. College Engineering, Mysore during 15TH and 16th September 2017
3. Presented a paper in National seminar on Advanced Trends in Materials Science organized by Dept of Physics, Govt College for Men, Kadapa on 10.03.2017
4. Presented a paper in National seminar on Advances Polymer Science and Technology organized by Dept of Polymer Science and Technology, S.K. University, Anantapur during 21st and 22nd June 2014
5. Presented a paper in Southeastern/ Southwest Regional Meeting Organized by American Chemical Society Memphis, USA during 4th to 7th November 2015
6. Participated in UGC sponsored seminar NFCS-2014 Organized on 4th March 2014 by Dept of Chemistry, Y.V. University, Kadapa – 516005
7. Participated in American Associate of Cancer Research Meetings, held Philadelphia, USA from 18.04.2015 to 22.04.2015
8. Participated in 10th Biennial National Conference on Indian Academy of Psychologists Organized by Dept of Psychology, Y.V. University during 3rd and 4th October 2016
Conferences / Symposium/Work shop organized:
Administration/Academic positions led in the university:
1. Coordinator, RUSA from 06.11.2017 onwards
2. Associate Director, Directorate of Admissions, 16.11.2017 onwards
3. Coordinator, department of Materials Science and Nanotechnology, YV University from 25.06.2012 to 20.8.2014
4. Coordinator, Transport Section, YV University from 20.07.2016 to 27.01.2017
5. Member, Central Purchase Committee, YV University from 01.10.2013 to 03.02.2015 and 05.03.2016 To 08.02.2018
Visits Abroad:
• Visited University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA from 04.02.2015 to 04.02.2016 as UGC Raman Postdoctoral Fellow.
Other information (Books and patent):
• Naidu Boya, Won Suk Shin, Sung Ho Jin, “Organic photovoltaic devices with improved power conversion efficiency and method for fabricating the same” Patent Number: 0785954 (2007.12.07); Publication Number: 2007-0108040 (Korean patent)