Dr Mohankandhasamy Ramasamy
Consulting Editor: Mohankandhasamy Ramasamy (PhD)
Research Assistant Professor, School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University, Republic of Korea
Mohankandhasamy Ramasamy is currently working as Assistant Professor (Research) in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University, Republic of Korea. He received his B.S. and M.S. in Pharmaceutical sciences from The Tamilnadu MGR Medical University, India and served as an Assistant Professor for two years. He received his Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering from Gachon University in 2014. Then worked as a Post-Doc in the college of Pharmacy, Gachon University.
Dr Ramasamy's research interests centers on improving the design, understanding and performance of bionanomaterials mainly for biomedical applications. Since he proved in his graduate studies about nanomaterial fabrications, conjugations, extensive characterizations, and applications in the photothermal therapy against pathogens, UV blocking, toxicity reduction then he developed lipid coated plasmonic nanoparticles for drug delivery. He has authored and coauthored more than 10 peer-reviewed international journal articles. Currently he is developing nanomedicine for antibiofilm therapy and nanoparticles based abiotic surfaces to prevent infections in biomedical devices, especially for hospital supplies. He has diversified research experiences starting from pharmaceutical sciences, material chemistry, nano-biotechnology to microbiology. He performs reviews for journals from leading scientific societies including Colloids and surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-Asia, International journal of Nanomedicine, drug delivery and Current drug delivery. He has also had experience in mentoring, training technicians and graduate students.