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physicist , researcher

Shrinivas K. Aithal, Indian physicist, researcher. Achievements include research in enhanced therapeutic efficacy of drugs via antibacterials, antibiotics, anticancer agents by complexation; alternative medicinal use of Arecanut; fluride dentifrices; medicinal plant clutivation, identification and evaluation of their therapeutic efficacy; dental implants. Indian Council of Medical Research grantee, 1994, CAMPCO grantee, 1998.

Background

Aithal, Shrinivas K. was born on January 26, 1951 in Udupi, Karnataka, India. Son of Jayaram K. and Laxmi K. (Amma) Aithal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Sri Poornaprajna College, 1970. Master of Science, Gujrath University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Mangalore University, 1994.

Career

Demonstrator Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 1972-1976. Lecturer College Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1976-1981, assistant professor, 1981-1992, reader, 1992-1998, science officer, 1998-2000, research coordinator, 1992-2000, consultant on projects, 1998-2000. Associate professor Manipal Institute of Technology, since 2000.

Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in enhanced therapeutic efficacy of drugs via antibacterials, antibiotics, anticancer agents by complexation. Alternative medicinal use of Arecanut. Fluride dentifrices; medicinal plant clutivation, identification and evaluation of their therapeutic efficacy.

    Dental implants.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor: Formulation of Antibacterials, Anticancer Drugs

    • author 4 books.

Membership

Community health educator Rotary Club, 1995-1999. Volunteer public health awareness camps for schools and colleges, 1996-1998. Fellow Academy of General Education.

Member International Cyclodextrin Society Japan.

Connections

Married Mallika S. Bai, May 10, 1979. Children: Nagadeepthi S., Sudeep S.

father:
Jayaram K. Aithal

mother:
Laxmi K. (Amma) Aithal

spouse:
Mallika S. Bai

children:
Nagadeepthi S. Aithal

Sudeep S. Aithal