Dr. Venkatesan Jayachandran

Dr. Venkatesan
  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Research Areas: Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Drug Delivery
  • E-mail: jvenkatesan@yenepoya.edu.in; venkatjchem@gmail.com

Awards and Recognitions

  • Best Poster Award, Preparation and characterization of chitosan nanoparticles for cancer drug delivery” Korean Society of Chitin and Chitosan, 2015, Gwanju, South Korea
  • Interview with KBS TV Channel, Developing novel bone regenerative materials In Pukyong National University on 08.03. 2012. Published in PUKYONG Today
  • Best Oral Presentation award entitled “Preparation and characterization of carbon nanotube-grafted-chitosan - Natural hydroxyapatite composite for bone tissue engineering” Korean Society of Chitin and Chitosan, 2011, Jeju, South Korea

Professional experience

  • Assistant Professor (Oct 2017–till date) - Yenepoya Research Centre, Yenepoya University, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher (May 2015-Feb 2017) - Incheon National University, South Korea
  • Research Professor (Jan 2013-Apr 2015) - Pukyong National University, South Korea
  • Postdoctoral Researcher (Jan 2012-Dec 2012) - Pukyong National University, South Korea
  • Quality Control/Assurance Chemist (Feb 2006-Mar 2009) - Coromandel International Ltd, India