Department of Microbiology

Shyama Prasad Saha

Shyama Prasad Saha

M.Sc. (Microbiology), Pursuing Ph.D. at University of North Bengal.

Assistant Professor (Contractual)

Members of Learned Societies: Indian Science Congress Association

Contact Addresses:

Contact No. +91- 9749090067
Mailing Address Department of Microbiology, University of North Bengal, P.O.- NBU, Dist- Darjeeling, West Bengal, Pin -734013, India.
e-Mail shyamaprasad.saha3@gmail.com

Subject specialization: Microbiology

Areas of Research Interest: Microbial Biotechnology, Industrial microbiology, Carbohydrate active enzymes.

No. of Ph.D. students:    (a) Supervised: 00      (b) Ongoing: 00 .

No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: Nil       (b) Ongoing: Nil .

No. of Publications:      03

Achievement & Awards:

Professional experiences:

Selective List of Publications:

  1. Saha SP, Mukherjee D, Ghosh S: Submerged cultivation of Aspergillus flavus xym4 with water hyacinth as substrate for production of a highly active, thermostable xylanase. Annals of Biological Research, 2011, 3 (10): 4884-4892
  2. Saha SP, Ghosh S : Optimization of xylanase production by Penicillium citrinum xym2 and application in saccharification of agro-residues. Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, 2014, 3: 188-196
  3. Roy MP, Mazumdar D, Dutta S, Saha SP, Ghosh S: Cloning and Expression of Phytase appA Gene  from Shigella sp. CD2 in Pichia pastoris and Comparison of Properties with Recombinant Enzyme Expressed in E. coli.Plos One, 2015, 11(1):1-14