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Biomedical scientist

Smaranika Pattnaik, Indian biomedical scientist. Achievements include finding of antimicrobial activity of essential oils on a sensitive strain of Escherichia coli and a resistant strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Diagnostic Bacterial Genomics, Horizontal GeneTransfer, Biofilms, Phytochemical analysis of essential oils

Background

Pattnaik, Smaranika was born on November 15, 1968 in Berhampur, India. Daughter of Prafulla Chandra and Prabodhini Pattnaik.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India, 1988. Master of Science in Botany, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India, 1996.

Career

Research fellow Regional Medical Research Center, Bhubaneswar, 1991-1994. Lecturer Rhode Island Pharmaceutical Sciences, Berhampur, 1994-1996. Research associate J. Nehru University, New Delhi, 1996-1998, Assam University, Silchar, India, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include finding of antimicrobial activity of essential oils on a sensitive strain of escherichia coli and a resistant strain of pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Connections

Married Arka Kumar Das Mohapatra, December 9, 1997.

father:
Prafulla Chandra

mother:
Prabodhini Pattnaik

spouse:
Arka Kumar Das Mohapatra