Anand Kar

Anand Kar

Professor
School of Life Sciences
Devi Ahilya Univesrsity
India
karlife@rediffmail.com

Biography:

Dr. Anand Kar is a senior Professor in Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India. Currently serving also as Chairman, B. of Studies in Life Sciences in the same university. Earlier he acted as the Dean and Executive Council member. He is M.Sc. & Ph.D. from Banaras Hindu Univ. (BHU), India. He has been awarded with International Common Wealth Academic Fellowship, UK; U.G.C. Career Res. Award, India; Young Scientist Award from ISCA, India and State In-service Young Scientist Fellow (FTIYS), MPCST, Bhopal, India. In 2010, he was adjudged the Best Teacher Researcher in Bioscience in DAVV, Indore. In 2017, he has been felicitated with high Google citation of his research papers in DAVV, Indore and as outstanding researcher by ZSI, India.

He has published more than 145 full length research papers, including 114 in International journals and 24 in Indian Journals of repute; 03 chapters in book (1 in CRC & 1 in Stadium press, USA) & 4 review papers. He has published almost every year .He has handled 06 major research projects and 14 Ph.D. candidates have been awarded under his supervision and 11 M. Phil. Five are currently working for Ph.D. He is also acting as a member of Editorial board of couple of international journals and as a reviewer of some national and international journals, He has delivered invited talk in many national and some international symposia /conferences and also chaired several scientific sessions. He has more than 30 years of PG teaching and research experience.

Research interest:

His primary research focus is on herbal regulation of THYROID, DIABETIC,CARDIOVASCULAR & CANCER problems with emphasis on active compounds. In addition, he is also looking into different aspects of plants, fruits & vegetable toxicity/oxidative stress.