Faculty Profile

Dr. Santhosha Acharya
Designation : Associate Professor and Head
Qualification :
Email ID : acharyasanthosh2000@rediffmail.com

Faculty Profile

Summary of Research Activities Research work carried out to compile and analyze the radiobiological data on dose rate effect over a wide range of dose rates using 60 Co -rays and 7 MV and 8 MeV pulsed electron beam from Linac and Microtron accelerators, respectively, on human blood lymphocytes, yeast and bacterial cells to explore radiotherapy application. Also involved in the research/irradiation activities of various Microtron based projects, including polymer and crystal characterization, at Mangalore University and at BARC, Mumbai Sponsored Research Project as a Principal Investigator Synthesis of Biocompatible Nano-particles and their Enhanced Biological Effects with and without Radiation - A Health Protective Measurement funded by VGST, Govt. of Karnataka, under CISEE Scheme (2017-2020) – Amount sanctioned - 30 lakhs Guiding research students : 03 Research papers in international journal : 07 Research papers in national journal : 02 Research papers in conferences (Int./Nat) : 12 Teaching experience : 10