P E Jagadeeshbabu


Associate Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Friday, January 2, 2009

Professional Experience: 

Total 9 years of Professional Experience out of which 5.5 years at NITK

Contact Details


jagadeesh_78 [at] yahoo.com


+91-824-2474000 Extn. 3640
Academic Background

Ph.D. in Chemical Engg from A.C.Tech., Anna University, 2005
M.Tech. in Chemical Engg. and Energy Engineering from NIT-Trichy, 2001
B.Tech. in Chemical Engg from Madras University, 1999

Areas of Interest

• Drug Delivery System
• Kinetic Modeling
• Nano Particle synthesis and its application
• Hybrid Membranes

Significant Projects

• Synthesis and characterization of spion embedded inorganic hollow core shell nano particle as a magnetic drug deliver vector – CSIR-India
• Synthesis of nano thermo sensitive hydrogels for drug delivery system – DST-India

Supervision of Ph.D

Ongoing: 04

Significant Publications

1. B. Maheswari, P.E. Jagadeeshbabu, Mayank Agarwal, “Role Of N-Vinyl-2-Pyrrolidinone On The Thermoresponsive Behaviour Of Pnipam Hydrogel And Its Release Kinetics Using Dye As Model Drug” Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition 25 (3), 269-286

2. Punnappuzha Ardra1, Ponnan Ettiyappan JagadeeshBabu*1, Reval Sekhar Nishith2, Sanjay Hadigal2, Preethi Ganapathi Pai2, “synthesis and characterization of polysialic acid- uricase conjugates for the treatment of hyperuricemia” International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics, D10.1007/s10989-014-9411-2

3. K. Sandesh, P.E.Jagadeeshbabu*, Suhasmath, M.B. Saidutta, “Reactive Distillation Using Ion Exchange Catalyst: Experimental And Simulation Studies For The Production Of Methyl Acetate”, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2013, 52 (21), pp 6984–6990

4. P.E. JagadeeshBabu, Sandeesh K, M.B. Saidutta, “Kinetics of Esterification Of Acetic Acid With Methanol In Presence Of Ion Exchange Resin Catalysts” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 50, 7155-7160, 2011.

5. Pooja Nanda, P.E.Jagdeesh Babu, Sumanth Tekalkote, Benny Malaam Kunnummal, Noel Jacob “Bio-Conjugation Of Bacillus Fastidiosus-Uricase With Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol Derivative And Study Of Physiochemical Properties” International Journal Of Pharmacy And Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol 4, Issue 4, 290-295, 2012


Recipient of Young Scientist Award from Department of Science and Technology under SERC Fast Track Scheme 2009 – 2012


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Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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