Dr. NEWBY JOSEPHAssistant Professor
|AREA OF SPECIALIZATION / RESEARCH INTERESTS|
|1||The impact of lead on growth, chlorophyll and productivity of Tetraselmis gracilis(Kylin).
J. mar. biol. Ass. India, 39(1&2): 163-165
|2||The impact of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis salina on Chaetoceros affinis.
J.mar. biol. Ass. India, 42(1&2): 146-150
|3||Salinity tolerance of aquatic cyanobacteria Synechococcus elongates and Gloeocapsa crepidinum.In the proceedings of the seminar on Human Resource Development in Microbiology’ organized by Association of Microbiologists of India, Cochin Unit||2003|
|4||Cyanobacterial filtrate as a source of growth regulating substance
In the proceedings of the BIOPORA-2003, International seminar on recent advances in biotechnology held on February,21&22
|5||Heavymetal abatement by aquatic cyanobacteria
In the Souvenir & book of abstracts of National Seminar on Frontiers in biotechnology held on 13th, October
|6||Bluegreen algae as biofertilizer.
In the proceedings of the National Seminar on Wetland Conservation- A multidisciplinary approach, 2010.
|7||Cyanobacterial diversity of Alappuzha district.
In the proceedings of the National Conference on Biodiversity, 28-29 September, pp. 26-30.
|8||Impact of Synechocystis filtrate on the growth of other microalgae
In the proceedings of the National Seminar on New Frontiers in Molecular Biology held on 12 & 13 December, 2013.
|Title of the seminar/
|Title of the Paper|
|Workshop on Research Techniques in Cyanobacteriology||Represented state||National Facility for Cyanobacteria,
Bharathidasan University, Thiruchirappalli
|UGC sponsored Seminar on Mathematical Modelling- A tool to Life Science||Participation||Participation||5th and 6th , August, 2009||State Level|
|UGC sponsored Seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology (Presented paper entitled Heavy metal abatement by aquatic cyanobacteria)||Contributed||held at KVM College of Technology||on 13th October, 2010||National||Paper presented|
|NAAC sponsored Level Seminar on Challenges of quality enhancement in colleges of backward areas organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell,||Participated||Aquinas College, Cochin||on 24th and 25th , February, 2011||State|
|UGC sponsored Conference on Conservation of Nature’s Endless and Unexplored Resources||Contributed||All Saints’ College. TVM||on 28th and 29th September, 2011||National||Paper presented|
Seminar on Ethnobotany- the plant friendly practices on medicinal plants sponsored by UGC
|Participated||St. Teresa’s College,
|on 6th and 7th of October 2009.||State Level|
|National Seminar on New Frontiers in Molecular Biology||Contributed||Mar Athanasius College,
|held on 12 & 13 December, 2013.||National||Paper presented|
|Title of the seminar/ conference etc.||Funding Agency||Venue/Agency||Dates||International/ National/ Regional|
|National Seminar on Wetland Conservation- A multidisciplinary approach- I, 2010.||UGC||St. Joseph’s College, Alappuzha||National|
|National Seminar on Wetland Conservation- A multidisciplinary approach- II, 2011.||UGC||St. Joseph’s College, Alappuzha||National|
|1||Head of the PG Department of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Biochemistry
(Self- financing) Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam
|2||Served as guide for M. Phil thesis
Assistant Professor , St. Joseph’s College for Women, Alappuzha
|3||Co- ordinator of Nature Club in St. Joseph’s College, Alappuzha|
|4||Principal Investigator of the UGC sponsored project entitled ‘Blue green algae as biofertilizer’||2007-2009|
|5||Co- ordinator of a certificate course on algal culturing||2014-2017|
|6||Co- ordinator , Walk with a scholar programme||2015 onwards|
|7||IQAC member representing the department
Member of Campus Ministry
|Sl.No||Title of the Project||Funding Agency||Amount||Period||Co-investigators|
|1||‘Blue green algae as biofertilizer’||UGC||2007-2009|
|Sl.No||Name of the Course||Organizing institute||Period|
|1||UGC sponsored Orientation course||UGC sponsored Orientation course||15-01-2008 to
|2||UGC sponsored Refresher Course||Academic Staff College,
University of Kerala
|Sl.No.||Course||Institution||Period||Rank or Grade|
|1||M.Sc Botany||St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam||1993-1995||First class|
|2||Ph.D||Cochin University of Science and Technology||2003||Awarded|