Dr.Bablu Prasad

Department           Department of Environmental Studies

Contact No           7435909032

Email Id               bablu.prasad-env@msubaroda.ac.in

Faculty                Faculty of Science

Designation         Assistant Professor ( CES )

Education Details

EducationUniversity NameStatePassing Year
PhDIndian Institute of Technology BombayMaharashtra9-2014
JRF ( UGC )CSIR-UGCMaharashtra6-2008
Post GraduateAnnamalai UniversityTamil Nadu5-2008
GraduateRanchi UniversityJharkhand8-2005

Research Details

TitleFunding AgencyProject NatureDurationStatusDate
Impact of forest restoration on groundwater of Chhota Udaipur district, Gujarat, India: An integrated approachGujarat Forestry Research FoundationMajor9Completed2-8-2021
Design and development of a rotating biological disc contact reactor (RBDCR) containing immobilized bacterial cells for the treatment of mixture of phthalate estersResearch and Consultancy Cell, The M S University of BarodaMinor36Completed9-11-2015

Books Published

Book TitlePublisher NameISBNPublished Year
Evaluation and Assessment of water quality of Vishwamitri River flowing through Urban Area of Vadodara, Gujarat, IndiaDaya Publishing House978-93-5461-317-32021
Environmental Science FoundationHimalaya Publishing House97893543318242020
Status of Aeromycoflora and Aeroallergens in the Vadodara CityScientific Publishers, India978-93-89184-93-82019
Molecular Cloning of Glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GDP1) from Saccharomyces cerevisiaeAcademic Publishing Omni Scriptum,97833300272682017

Papers Presented

Paper TitlePaper ThemeOrganising BodyPlacePublished Year
Increasing use of phthalate esters as excipients in medicinal products and cumulative human exposureMolecular Medicine and TherapeuticsAnnamalai UniversityChidambaram, Tamil Nadu1-2023
Comparative study of ferrate as disinfectant with respect to conventional disinfection technologiesNational Conference on Pollution Management Department of Environmental StudiesVadodara2-2018
Biodegradation of phthalate esters by Variovorax sp.3rd International Conference on Environmental Science and Development Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering SocietyHong Kong1-2012

Published Articles/Papers in Journals/Edited Volumes

TitleJournal NameVolume No.Page No.ISSNPublished Year
A Mechanistic Insight into Chromium (VI) Ion Removal from Aqueous Solution Using Pristine, UCB as well as Al-Modified Neolamarckia cadamba Wood Biochar, MCBBiomass Conversion and Biorefinery  219068232-2023
Low cost iron modified syzygium cumini l. Wood biochar for adsorptive removal of ciprofloxacin and doxycycline antibiotics from aqueous solution Inorganic Chemistry Communications144109895138770032-2023
Arsenite and arsenate ions adsorption onto a biogenic nano‑iron entrapped dual network Fe@alginate‑κ‑carrageenan hydrogel beadsNanotechnology for Environmental Engineering  236563872-2023
Cumulative human exposure and environmental occurrence of phthalate esters: A global perspectiveEnvironmental Research 112987001393512-2023
Adsorptive behavior of L-Arginine-silica micro-particles against arsenic and fluoride in aqueous solutionEnvironmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring & Management11100636221515322-2023
Sorptive removal of aqueous arsenite and arsenate ions onto a low cost, calcium modified Moringa oleifera wood biochar (CaMBC)Environmental Quality Management  152064832-2023
Enhanced antioxidant activity of nano-selenium produced using a bacterial isolate Citrobacter sp.Biointerface Research in Applied Chemistry126124 – 6133206958372-2023
Calcium Pretreated Pinus Roxburghii Wood Biochar for Adsorptive Removal of Fluoride from Aqueous SolutionBiointerface Research in Applied Chemistry124307 – 4316206958372-2023
Leaching of BPA from Baby Feeding Bottle, Aluminium Can and Thermal Printed Paper: Application of Acridine Orange Oxidation Inhibition method to estimate BPALetters in Applied NanoBioScience 3738-3744228468082-2023
Phthalate pollution: environmental fate and cumulative human exposure index using the multivariate analysis approachEnvironmental Science: Processes & Impacts 389-39920507887 3-2021
Antioxidant activity of selenium nanoparticles biosynthesized using a cell-free extract of GeobacillusToxicological & Environmental Chemistry102556-567027722483-2021
Removal of fluoride from aqueous solution by mesoporous silica nanoparticles functionalized with chitosan derived from mushroom.Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A57619-627106013253-2021
Biodegradation of phthalate esters by Variovorax sp.International Proceeding of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering 16-21201046187-2018
Ground Water Quality Index of Growing Smart City of VadodaraInternational Journal of Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources 57-61257211197-2018
Effects of an endocrine-disrupting chemical dimethyl phthalate on Poecilia sphenopsNature Environment and Pollution Technology 71-76097262687-2018
Biodegradation of dimethyl phthalate, diethyl phthalate, dibutyl phthalate and their mixture by Variovorax sp.International Journal of Environmental Science and Development3283-288201002647-2018
Biodegradation of Dimethyl Phthalate Ester using Free Cells, Entrapped Cells of Variovorax sp. BS1 and Cell Free Enzyme Extracts: A Comparative StudyInternational Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 179-187096483057-2018
Fabrication and functional characterization of engineered features on pyrolytic carbonAdvances in Manufacturing 134–141209531277-2018
Effects of Arsenic Trioxide on Poecilia sphenopsInternational Research Journal of Environmental Sciences 41-45231914147-2018
Biodegradation of ortho-dimethyl phthalate by a binary culture of Variovorax sp. BS1 and Achromobacter denitrificans.International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 2575-2582173514727-2018

NameCourse TypeOrganising UniversityOrganising InstituteOrganising DepartmentCentreStart DateEnd Date
Hands-on training program on "Next Generation SequencingStaff training conducted by other institutionsKamdhenu UniversityGujarat Biotechnology Research CentreVetrinery College AnandVetrinery College Anand 10-10-202214-10-2022
GIS Training Program using QGISStaff training conducted by other institutionsCentral University of KarnatakaCentral University of Karnataka, India, jointly with State Institute of Urban Development, Karnataka, IndiaDepartment of Geography, School of Earth SciencesKarnataka 13-7-20202-8-2020
Spatial Data Analytics and Current TrendsOrientationSymbiosis UniversitySymbiosis InternationalSymbiosis Institute of GeoinformaticsSymbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics 8-5-201910-5-2019

Name of Awarding AgencyDetailsAddress of Awarding AgencyLevelDate
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of BarodaAward of Excellence for outstanding academic achievement for publication of a textbook on Environmental Science Foundation Knowing what we’ve been givenThe Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, VadodaraUniversity30-4-2022

Teacher Talks

TitleParticipated asPlaceDate
Techniques and applications of polymerase chain reactionResource MemberMSU Vadodara15-12-2022
Ideas to Engage Students When Teaching OnlineInvited SpeakerVadodara3-9-2020
Bacteriological sampling and analysisInvited SpeakerGreen Circle2-7-2019
current environmental issues related to waste managementInvited SpeakerSumandeep Vidyapeeth7-6-2019
Environmental Sciences; Current scenario Invited SpeakerSchool of Pharmacy2-3-2019