Dr. Naga Sai Visweswar K joined Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning (SSSIHL) in 2003 for B.Sc. (Hons.) at Brindavan Campus and went on to complete his M.Sc and M.Phil in Chemistry. He pursued his Ph.D. at SSSIHL in the field of bacterial oligosaccharides for their applications with good exposure to various analytical techniques & instrumentation related to chromatography and spectroscopy.
Later during his postdoc as a Research Associate for over 3 years, he was in the field of clinical research with an emphasis on the development of next-gen immunoassays and mobile phone-based disease diagnostic technologies. During this tenure, he was a member of the core team from Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning that developed the SAI C-19 rapid antigen kit for SARS-CoV-2 screening which has been approved by ICMR, INDIA.
Areas of Teaching
Biocatalysis for Industry and Environment, Analytical Chemistry and Surface Chemistry
Biotechnology, Bioremediation, Disease diagnostic Technologies, Farming technologies, Waste as Resource and Chemical Analytics & Instrumentation
Current Ph.D. Supervision
Sri Chintha Jagadeesh