Meenal Kowshik


Bionanotechnology, Biocompatible materials for biomedical applications
C 217, Department of Biological Sciences, BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus, Zuarinagar, Goa 403726
Meenal Kowshik

About the Faculty

Ph.D., Pune University, 2003

M.Sc., Goa University, 1997

Research Interests: Biofunctionalization of silver based nanocomposites for antimicrobial applications; Synthesis of biocompatible nanomaterials for tissue engineering and application of nanomaterials in molecular biology research; Interactions of nanomaterials and microorganisms with respect to nanomaterial synthesis as well as toxicity, with special emphasis on halophilic archaebacteria.

Teaching Interest: Biochemistry, Microbiology, Immunology, Ecology, Protein and Enzyme Engineering