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1.       Degradation of anthracene and pyrene supplied by microcrystals and by non-aqueous phase liquids - Srikanth Mutnuri, N.Vasudevan and Matthias Kaestner*, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Vol. 67 (2005), pp. 569 - 576

2.       Changes in Fatty Acid Composition of Chromohalobacter israelensis with varying Salt Concentrations - Srikanth Mutnuri, N.Vasudevan, Matthias Kaestner and Hermann Heipeiper*. Current Microbiology, Vol. 50 (2005), pp. 1–5.

3.       Influence of bioaugmentation with wheat bran on bioremediation of anthracene contaminated soil - Srikanth Mutnuri, N.Vasudevan* and D.Beck, Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental Sciences, 2005.

4.       Biocatalytic production of a commercial textile dye (Indigo) from a xenobiont – Srikanth Mutnuri*, Chanakya Bandi and Anasuya Ganguly, Research Journal of Microbiology, Vol 4, Is 3 (2009), pp 82 – 88.

5.       Effect of caffeine and saponin on anaerobic digestion of food waste – Vidhya Prabhudesai, Anasuya Ganguly and Srikanth Mutnuri*  “Annals in Microbiology” Vol 59, Is 4 (2009), pp 643 – 648.

6.       Biodegradation of hydrocarbons in the presence of cyclodextrins - Sivaraman C, Anasuya Ganguly and Srikanth Mutnuri* "World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology" Vol 26, Is 2 (2010), pp 227 - 232.

7.       Biogas Generation Potential by Anaerobic Digestion for Sustainable Energy Development in India – P.Venkateswara Rao, Ranjay Dey, S.S.Baral and Srikanth Mutnuri. Renewable  and Sustainable Energy reviews Volume 14, Issue 7, September 2010, Pages 2086-2094.

8.       Isolation of Hydrocarbonoclastic bacteria from Bilge oil contaminated water - Sivaraman C, Anasuya Ganguly, Marcell Nikolausz and Srikanth Mutnuri. Accepted in International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology Vol 8, No.3, Summer 2011. (Impact factor 3.157)

9.       Cloning and expression of catechol 2, 3 dioxygenase and cyclodextrin glucanotransferase gene in E.Coli and its role in biodegradation“ C.Sivaraman, Anasuya Ganguly and Srikanth Mutnuri “International Journal of life Science and Pharma Research” Vol 2/Issue 3/Jul-Sept 2012 pp L10 – L19.

10.   Role of Cyclodextrin Glucanotransferase Enzyme in Biodegradation C.Sivaraman, Anasuya Ganguly and Srikanth Mutnuri “Advances in Environmental Research” (2012), Vol. 1, No. 2 pp97-108.

11.   Study of a Marine Microbial Fuel Cell on a Pilot Scale. G. Chithralekha and Srikanth Mutnuri, “Chemical Sciences Transactions”., 2013

12.   Biochemical Methane Potential of Agro Wastes," Vidhya Prabhudesai, and Srikanth Mutnuri Journal of Energy, vol. 2013, Article ID 350731, 7 pages, 2013.

13.   Role of additional carbon substrate on biodegradation of 1,4 dioxane using bacterial consortium enriched from industrial sludge P.Arulazhagan,  I.T. Yeom, Sivaraman C, Srikanth Mutnuri  and Rajesh Banu, accepted in Advances in Environmental Biology (2013).

14.   Biodegradation of crude oil by Pseudomonas aeruginosa  and Escherichia fergusonii isolated from Goan coast. Rajesh  Pasumarthi, Sivaraman Chandrasekharan, Srikanth Mutnuri. Accepted in Marine Pollution Bulletin 76(1-2):276-82 (2013).

15.   Terra Preta as an Alternative for the Management of Sludge from Wastewater Treatment Plants M. Prabhu, M. Horvat, L. Lorenz, R. Otterpohl, T. Bettendorf and S.Mutnuri  in: Bettendorf, T Wendland, C.; Otterpohl, R. 2014. Terra Preta Sanitation handbook.  (2014) Publisher: Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt ISBN 978-3-00-046586-4.

16.   Effect of terra preta compost on growth of Vigna radiate M. Prabhu, M. Horvat, L. Lorenz, R. Otterpohl, T. Bettendorf and S.Mutnuri  in: Bettendorf, T Wendland, C.; Otterpohl, R. 2014. Terra Preta Sanitation handbook.  (2014) Publisher: Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt ISBN 978-3-00-046586-4.

17.   Cow urine as a potential source for struvite production Meghanth Prabhu and Srikanth Mutnuri accepted in  International Journal of recycling of organic waste in agriculture (2014).

18.   "Pre-treatment of Cottage Cheese to Enhance Biogas production," by Vidhya Prabhudessai, Bhakti Salgaonkar, Judith Braganca and Srikanth Mutnuri accepted in BioMed Research International (2014)

19.   Comparison of bacterial diversity from solar salterns and a simulated laboratory study by Kabilan Mani, Bhakti Salgaonkar, Srikanth Mutnuri and Judith Braganza accepted in Annals of Microbiology (2014)

20.   Biocatalytic production of indigo using biphasic organic solvent by Vaishnavi Unde and Srikanth Mutnuri, Vol5, No.13 2014 pp.3-10, 2014 in Discovery Biotechnology.

21.   Biodegradation of Aliphatic hydrocarbons in the presence of Hydroxy Cucurbit[6]uril Rajesh  Pasumarthi, Vikas Kumar, Sivaraman Chandrasekharan, Mainak Banerjee, Anasuya Ganguly, Srikanth Mutnuri. Marine Pollution Bulletin 88 (1), 148-154, (2014).

22. Identification of metabolically active methanogens in anaerobic digester by DNA Stable-Isotope Probing using 13C-acetate V. Gowdaman and Srikanth Mutnuri Carbon – Science and Technology 7/2 (2015) 8 - 16.

23. Digestate from anaerobic reactor as a potential fertilizer Navodita Bhatnagar and Srikanth Mutnuri ,Carbon – Science and Technology 7/2 (2015) 17 - 24.

24. Anaerobic co-digestion of food waste and septage – A waste to energy project in Nashik city Meghanath Prabhu, Sachin Waigaonkar, Regina Dube, Dirk Walther and Srikanth Mutnuri. Carbon – Science and Technology 7/2 (2015) 87 - 98.

25. Vaishnavi Unde and Srikanth Mutnuri, “Comparative study of production of Bio-Indigo by Pandoraea sp. in a two phase -Fed batch and continuous bioreactor” Carbon – Science and Technology 8/1 (2016) 40 - 46.

26.   Meghanath Prabhu, Srikanth Mutnuri, Santosh Kumar Dubey and Milind Mohan Naik. (2014). One-Pot Rapid Synthesis of Face-Centered Cubic Silver Nanoparticles Using Fermented Cow Urine, A Nanoweapon Against Fungal and Bacterial Pathogens. Journal of Bionanoscience. 8: 1–9.

27.   Meghanath Prabhu and Srikanth Mutnuri (2016). Anaerobic Co-digestion of Sewage Sludge and Food Waste. Waste management and research. 1-9. DOI: 10.1177/0734242X16628976.

28. Anant YadavPiyush ChoudharyNeelam AtriSebastian TeirSrikanth Mutnuri (2016) Pilot project at Hazira, India, for capture of carbon dioxide and its biofixation using microalgae Environmental Science and Pollution Research pp 1-8.

29.   Jayashree, K. Tamilarasan, M. Rajkumar, P. Arulazhagan, K.N. Yogalakshmi, M. Srikanth, J. Rajesh Banu (2016) Treatment of seafood processing wastewater using upflow microbial fuel cell for power generation and identification of bacterial community in anodic biofilm. Journal of Environmental Management Volume 180, Pages 351–358.

30.   Amal Raj, Rajesh Pasumarthi, Srikanth Mutnuri (2016). EFFECT OF RHAMNOLIPID ON BIODEGRADATION OF HYDROCARBONS IN NON AQUEOUS PHASE LIQUID (NAPL). Bioremediation journal.Vol 20. Pages 183-193


31.   Rajesh Pasumarthi and Srikanth Mutnuri (2016). Horizontal gene transfer versus biostimulation: a strategy for bioremediation in Velsao sea water, Goa. Marine Pollution Bulletin. Vol113, Pages 271-276


32.   Starlaine Mascarenhas, Srikanth Mutnuri, Anasuya Ganguly (2017) Deleterious role of trace elements – Silica and Lead in the development of chronic kidney disease. Chemosphere. Volume 177, June 2017, Pages 239–249


33. Anant Yadav, Florent Chazarenc, Srikanth Mutnuri (2018). Development of the "French system" Vertical flow Constructed Wetland to treat raw domestic wastewater in India, Ecological Engineering, Volume 113, 1 April 2018, Pages 88-93


34.   Ram Chavan, Srikanth Mutnuri (2018). Tertiary Treatment of Domestic Wastewater by Spirulina platensis Integrated to Microalgal Biorefinery
Biofuels, Accepted for Publication.

35.   Guruprasad Talekar, Priya Sharma, Anant Yadav, Peter Clauwaert, Korneel Rabaey and Srikanth Mutnuri (2018) Sanitation of blackwater via sequential wetland and electrochemical treatment – Nature Partner Journal Clean water. 1, Article number: 14.

36. Starliane Mascarenhas, Srikanth Mutnuri and Anasuya Ganguly (2018). Silica - A trace geogenic element with emerging nephrotoxic potential - Science of the Total Environment 645 (2018) 297–317

37. Paul M. Jones, Quentin Lonne, Pedro Talaia, Glenn J. T. Leighton, Gerardine G. Botte, Srikanth Mutnuri & Leon Williams (2018) A Straightforward Route to Sensor Selection for IoT Systems, Research-Technology Management, 61:5, 41-50, DOI: 10.1080/08956308.2018.1495965

38. Priya Sharma, Devendra Kumar and Srikanth Mutnuri. UPLC-MS/MS method validation of Ciprofloxacin in human urine: Application to biodegradability study in Microbial Fuel Cell. Biomedical chromatography (2018).

39. Priya Sharma, Srikanth Mutnuri  Nutrient Recovery and Microbial Diversity in human urine fed microbial fuel cell. Water Science and Technology 79 (4): 718-730 (2019)

40. Ram Chavan and Srikanth Mutnuri. Demonstration of pilot scale integrative treatment of nitrogenous industrial effluent for struvite and algal biomass production. Journal of Applied Phycology. Accepted 2019.

41. Ram Chavan and Srikanth Mutnuri. (2019) Phycoremediation and biogas production potential of Chlorella vulgaris grown in secondarily treated wastewater, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE), 8:3,1939-1945. DOI:10.35940/ijrte.C4477.098319

42. Ram Chavan and Srikanth Mutnuri. (2020) Domestic wastewater treatment by constructed wetland and microalgal treatment system for the production of value-added products. (Accepted- Environmental Technology Journal).

43. R Rajashree Yaragal, Devendra Kumar and Srikanth Mutnuri (2020) Development of UPLC-MS/MS method for analyzing phorate: application to wastewater treatment. Accepted in Journal of the Iranian Chemical Society

44. Talekar GV and Mutnuri S (2020) Membrane Selection for Electrochemical Treatment of Septage. Front. Energy Res. 8:20.

45. Influence of Domain Experience on Icon Recognition and Preferences" in Behaviour & Information Technology.2020

46. "Electro-Fenton treatment of real pharmaceutical wastewater paired with a BDD anode: reaction mechanisms and respective contribution of homogeneous and heterogenous •OH" Chemical Engineering Journal (Impact Factor 10.65) Hugo Olvera-Vargas, Nissim Gore-Datar, Orlando Garcia-Rodriguez, Srikanth Mutnuri, Olivier Lefebvre Accepted 2020

47. "Diversity and Functional Annotation of Microorganisms in French Vertical Flow Constructed Wetland Treating Greywater", has been accepted for publication in World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology.(2020)  Swapnil  Punyapwar and Srikanth Mutnuri

Book Chapters

“Hydrocarbonoclastic capability of a Bacillus sp. Isolated from marine waters” Srikanth Mutnuri and Vasudevan Namasivayam Published in Water and Environment Management Series.2003. Ed. by Rema Devi and Naved Ahsan. IWA publishing, Pg No 691 – 694.

                       “Biosurfactant production by an extremely halophilic bacterium” Srikanth Mutnuri Vasudevan                                     Namasivayam and Matthias Kästner Published in Water and Environment Management                                               Series.2003. Ed. by Rema Devi and Naved Ahsan. IWA publishing, Pg No 761 – 768.

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