Pandurang A. Dalavi


  • MSc (Area): Organic Chemistry

I am working as a Ph.D. scholar at the Yenepoya Research Centre, Yenepoya (Deemed to be University), Mangalore. I received my B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from Rani Channamma University, Belagavi.


Before joining YRC I was working as a Research Fellow in Catalysis Group, Materials Science Division, Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research for an industry project sponsored by GTC Technology Inc, the USA under the supervision of Dr. Ganapati Shanbhag.


  •  First prize in the oral presentation in the “Engineering and Material Science “division, organized by Yenepoya (Deemed to be University)



Research Interest/Area

Tissue engineering, drug delivery, phytochemistry and environmental chemistry


Currently, I am pursuing my Ph.D. on the title “Microsphere containing nanostructured transition metal dichalcogenides for bone tissue repair and regeneration”. My broad scientific interests include tissue engineering, drug delivery, phytochemistry, and environmental chemistry.


  1. Dalavi PA, Prabhu A, Shastry RP, Venkatesan J. Microspheres containing biosynthesized silver nanoparticles with alginate-nano hydroxyapatite for biomedical applications. Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition. 2020 Nov 1;31(16):2025-43.
  2. Rajasekaran S, Rao SS, Dalavi PA, Prabhu A, Anil S, Venkatesan J, Bhat SS. Rapid microwave-assisted biosynthesis of chitooligosaccharide coated silver nanoparticles: assessments of antimicrobial activity for paediatric pulp therapy. Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2021 Jan 25;11(4):045018.