Mon, 28/11/2016

Recently, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi has sanctioned a Research Project outlay of Rs. 37 lakhs to Prof. C. D. Lokhande, Research Director. The duration of Project is three years. The sanctioned amount includes Rs. 20 lakhs for the purchase of new equipments required for research and salary of one Junior Research Fellow. The Research Project is related to the development of supercapacitive devices useful for medical electronics.

Prof. Lokhande has already completed 16 Research Projects to the tune of Rs. 2.5 crores funded by various agencies such as DST, DAE-BRNS, CSIR, UGC, AICTE, DRDO etc.

Hon’ble President Dr. Sanjay D. Patil, Vice Chancellor Prof. P. B. Behere, Dean Prof. R. K. Sharma and Registrar Dr. V. V. Bhosale Congratulated Prof. C.D. Lokhande for this achievement.

Mon, 28/11/2016

Prof. C. D. Lokhande delivered M.R. Bhidey lecture at Maharashtra Academy of Science (M.A.Sc.) in its meeting held on 9th November 2016 at National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. M.A.Sc. during its annual general meeting inducts newly elected fellow and younger associates every year. Before induction ceremony, M.R. Bhidey lecture is being organized.

Prof. Lokhande spoke on ‘super capacitive devices for electronics’, in which he presented materials to device approach. The lecture was well attended by more than 200 academy fellows and office bearers of M.A.Sc., including Prof. G.D.Yadav, President, M.A.Sc.

Felicitation of Prof. C. D. Lokhande by Prof G.D.Yadav, President, M.A.Sc.

Wed, 26/10/2016

A Ph.D. student of D. Y. Patil University Mrs. Apurva Birajdar has bagged 1st best poster Presentation award in “7th International Conference on Stem Cells and Cancer (ICSCC- 2016)” held at Margao, Goa during 21st- 23rd Oct. 2016. She has presented a poster on a part of research work under DST- SERB funded project. Her research supervisor, Dr. Indumathi Somasundaram, Assistant Prof., Dept. of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine, was invited as a speaker in this conference. She spoke on Proliferation, differentiation and Angiogenic ability of human Endometrial stem cells: A key player in regenerative medicine. She focused on the possible use of Endometrial stem cells in treating vascular disorders. She also mentioned endometrial stem cells as a double edged sword, highlighting its curative approach and as a culprit in causing diseases. The presented research work was very well appreciated by participants and scientists who gave a proud memorable moment to Department and the University.


Tue, 22/12/2015

FILE NO. YSS/2015/000776


5 & 5A, Lower Ground Floor
Vasant Square Mall
Plot No. A, Community Centre
Sector-B, Pocket-5, Vasant Kunj
New Delhi-110070
Dated: 21-Dec-2015


Subject: Financial Sanction of the research project titled “MicroRNA profiling of human endometrium at tissue
and cellular level: Identifying the microRNA regime regulating stem cell proliferation and differentiation
in endometrial hyperplasia conditions”
under the guidance of Dr. Indumathi Somasundaram, Dept. of Stem cell
and Regenerative Medicine, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research, D.Y. Patil Educational Society , Kasba Bawda,
Kolhapur, MH, MAHARASHTRA, KOLHAPUR-400614 - Release of 1st grant.

Sanction of Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) is hereby accorded to the above mentioned project at a total cost of Rs. 2025000/- (Rs. Twenty Lakh Twenty Five Thousand Only) with break-up of                Rs. 150000/- under Capital (Non-recurring) head and Rs.1875000/- under General (Recurring) head for a duration of Three
years. The items of expenditure for which the total allocation of Rs. 2025000/- has been approved.