Prof. Jayati Ray Dutta

Department of Biological Sciences

Nanobiotechnology, Microbial Enzymology and its applications in biofuel production, polymer degradation for bio implantation and biosensing
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India


1) Recipient of National Scholarship for post-graduation studies from Calcutta University (1995).

2) Best presentation award in a session, NSC, conference 2003 in IIT Kharagpur.
3) Recipient of Young Scientist Fast Track Award from Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India (2006-2009).
4) Best Poster Presentation Award in the International Conference on advances in Chemical Engineering (ICACE - 2013), NIT, Raipur, April, 5-6, 2013. 
5) Special Jury Award for oral presentation on “Lipase mediated ester synthesis from different lactic acid bacteria through co-culture technique” in the International Conference on Biodiversity, Bioresources and   Biotechnology, Mysore, India, Jan 30-31, 2014.
6) Nanotechnology based cheap diagnostic kit for Hepatitis C virus featured in Hindu newspaper on 13.03.2021 (; highlighted in Times of India newspaper on 24.03.2021 ( covid/articleshow/81657724.cms); also captured in Eenadu newspaper on 24.03.2021. 
(7) ‘New gold nanoparticle-based kit can detect dominant Hepatitis genotypes’ featured in Hindu newspaper on 27.07.2021.
( as Outside Back Cover page article in Analyst). (Featured in Hindu Newspaper on 27.07.2021).
(8) Awarded for poster presentation in CCM (Covergence of Chemistry & Materials) conference, 6-7 Jan, 2023, BITS, Hyderabad. 
(9) Awarded for poster presentation in NC3 - 2023 (National Conference on Chalcogenide compounds and Applied Chemistry), 16-17 Mar, 2023, DIAT, Pune. 
(10) Hemanjali M. R. Ganesan, Jayati Ray Dutta, " Quaternized Polydopamine Coatings Hosting Molecularly Dispersed Broad-Spectrum Antimicrobial Silver Salts ", BITS Dubai, ICES23 Dubai, 27-29 November 2023Awarded Second prize for poster presentation.