FACULTY PROFILE

Dr. M B Savitha

Dr. M B Savitha

  • Department: Chemistry
  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Phone: +91-9449845939
  • Email: savitha.chem@sahyadri.edu.in
  • Teaching Experience: 16.0 Years
  • Industry Experience: NIL
  • Research Experience: 17.0 Years
COURSES SPECIALIZATION INSTITUTION UNIVERSITY
BSc MBC FMKMC Madikeri Mangalore University
M.Sc Chemistry Mangalore University Mangalore University
Ph.D Synthesis and Structure reactivity studies Mangalagangothri Mangalore University

Membership of Professional Bodies:

Life Member - Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE)

Current Research

  • Synthesis of CaO and Al2O3 nanoparticles to be used as catalyst for the production of Biodiesel from waste cooking oil, waste milk scum, fish oil, etc
  • Electrode material for Sodium-ion Battery.
  • water purification from jelly fish mucus.

Awards

No Awards Details Found.

Grants Received Research/Projects Guided (Beyond Academic)

Grants received

Principal Investigator for the project: Studies on sorption properties of some selected biopolymer gels modified biopolymer gels in water treatment application”

Duration : 2 years(2015-2017)

Amount: Rs. 4 lakhs
Funded by: VGST

Research/Project beyond academic

  • Miscibility studies of PVP-Gumgatti blend using simple techniques – for KVPY fellowship
  • One M.Phil. project

International Journals:

No. of International Journals Publications:17

1.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Synthetic, Infrared, 1H and 13C NMR Spectral Studies on N-(2/3/4-Substituted Phenyl)-2,4-Disubstituted Benzenesulphonamides, 2,4-(CH3)2/2-CH3-4-Cl/2,4-Cl2C6H3SO2NH(i-XC6H4) (i-X = H, 2-CH3, 3-CH3, 4-CH3, 2-Cl, 3-Cl, 4-Cl, 4-F, 4-Br), Z-Naturforsch, 61a, 600-606, 2006

2.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Investigation of structural and luminescence properties of Ho3+ doped YAlO3 nanophosphors synthesized through solution combustion route, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Volume 115, , Pages 234–243, November 2013

3.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Simulation study of proton exchange membrane thickness on cell voltage fuel cells, in micro methanol fuel cells, Sahyadri International Journal of research,  Vol. 1, pages 16-17, 2015.

4.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Miscibility Studies of GG/CMC Blends in aqueous solution, International, Journal of Advanced Research in Science and Engineering, Vol. 06, January 2017.

5.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Physico-Chemical and Thermal property studies of GG/CMC Blend thin films, International Journal of Advanced Research in Science and Engineering, Vol. 06, June 2017.

6.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Miscibility Studies of GG/PVA Blends in aqueous solution, International Journal of Advanced Research in Science and Engineering, Vol. 06, September 2017.

7.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Physico-Chemical and Thermal property studies of GG/PVA Blend thin films, International Journal of Advanced Research in Science and Engineering, Vol. 07, pp 1-9, 2018.

8.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Applications of water soluble polymer blends, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Management letters, Vol. 07, pp 27-44, 2018.

9.      Dr. Savitha M. B., Graphene -based metal oxide nanocomposites for gas sensing application, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Management letters, Vol. 02, pp. 98-115, 2018.

10.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Sorption property studies of some biopolymers in the absorption of toxic metal ions from waste water, International Journal of research and analytical reviews, Vol. 6, June-2019.

11.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Studies on sorption studies properties of some biopolymers in the absorption of toxic metal ion, International Journal of Engineering applied sciences and Technology, Vol. 4, pp. 285-301, 2019.

12.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Guar Gum (GG) / Methylcellulose (MC) Blends and Their Composites With Maghemite Nanoparticles, International Journal of Management and Humanities (IJMH), Vol. 4(9), 2020.

13.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Investigation on γ-Fe2O3 nanoparticle compatibilization on Guar Gum/Poly(vinyl alcohol) blends, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Management letters, Vol. 4, pp. 219-225, 2020.

14.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Biocompatible Maghemite nanoparticles compatibilization of GG/CMC blends in aqueous solution, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Management letters, Vol. 4, pp.184-190, 2020.

15.  Dr. Savitha M. B., A potential application of polyethyleneiminereduced graphene oxide nanocomposite sensing film coated on interdigitated electrode prepared from copper-clad for carbon dioxide detection, Materials Research innovations, Published online, 2020.

16.  Dr. Savitha M. B., CO2 Detection: Using the polyethyleneimine–cerium oxide nanocomposite sensing film coated on interdigitated electrode prepared from copper clad, Materials Research innovations, Published online, 2021.

17.  Dr. Savitha M. B., Miscibility studies of biocompatible xanthan gum/methylcellulose blend-meghamite nanocomposite, PalArch’s Journal of Archaelogy of Egypt, Vol. 17(9), 7720-7735, 2021.

No National Journals Found.

International Conferences:

No. of International Journals Conferences:2

  1. 1. Studies on Spectroscopic properties of Co2+ doped single crystals at International Conference, Recent trends in Science & technology, 2014 at FMKMC, Madikeri
  2. 2. Participated in International Conference on Smart materials and Technologies for Emerging Electronics at Sahyadri college of engg. & Mgt. on Feb 19th & 20th, 2016

National Conferences:

No. of National Conferences :5

1.      Dr. Savitha M. B. Modern trends in science & technology, 2011 national conference at MVSIT.

2.      Dr. Savitha M. B. National Conference, NCSEA-2014 organized by Departments of Science, St. Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor.

3.      Dr. Savitha M. B. Miscibility Studies of Gum Ghatti and Poly (vinyl pyrrolidone) Blends Using Simple Techniques at Modern trends in science & technology, Oct 14th & 15th, 2011 national conference at MVSIT.

4.      Dr. Savitha M. B. Participated in Sahyadri Conclave held at Sahyadri Campus on 6th – 10th January, 2018.

5.      Dr. Savitha M. B. Attended workshop on Advanced Materials Chemistry for Science and Engineering at NMAMIT, Nitte on 26th July 2018.

Workshop / Seminars

1.        Dr. Savitha M. B. Attended one day district level workshop on “Role on Women in Higher Education”, at Sahyadri college of engineering & management on 14th march, 2008

2.        Dr. Savitha M. B. Attended in “Prajna 2015”- symposium for college faculty held at Ramakrishna Math on 11th September, 2015.

3.        Dr. Savitha M. B. Participated in “Orientation Course in Values Education” at Ramakrishna Institute of Moral and Spiritual Education, Mysore on 2nd – 4th March, 2018.

4.        Dr. Savitha M. B. Attended workshop on “ New Model Curriculum for First Year BEB.Tech-CBCS Detailed syllabus 2018-19 as per OBE format” at SCEM on 19th May, 2018

5.        Dr. Savitha M. B. Participated in seminar on “Intellectual Property Rights: significance in Busiess and Research” at SCEM on 6th October, 2018

6.        Dr. Savitha M. B. FDP on ‘Recent trends in Science and Technology’ organized by Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Bengaluru,held on 5.6.2020.

7.        Dr. Savitha M. B. ‘Advances in the synthesis of nanomaterials and their applications in the field of science and engineering’, Adhichunchanagiri Institute of Technology from 19th – 23rd October, 2020.

8.        Dr. Savitha M. B. One week workshop on “Universal Human Values’ organized by AICTE-new Delhi from 22nd -26th March, 2021

 

Projects and Exhibitions

No Projects and Exhibitions Details Found.

Other Activities

1. Institute level Research co-ordinator. 

2. Co-ordinator of SC/ST/OBC-cell for the Institute.