Name: Dr. Subhasish Dutta                                                                                                     

Designation : Assistant Professor


       Dr. Dutta joined this Institute in August, 2017


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Department of Biotechnology
Haldia Institute of Technology
ICARE Complex, HIT Campus, Haldia, PO-HIT                                                                                  
Dist. Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, INDIA




Ph.D (Biotechnology) (NIT Durgapur)

M.Tech (NIT Durgapur)                            

B.Tech (Haldia Institute of Technology, HIT)


Bioprocess engineering, Thermodynamics, Bioreactor Design and analysis and Environmental Biotechnology



Research Experience: 1. Worked as Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in DBT sponsored project at IIT Kharagpur. 2. Worked as Senior Research Fellow (CSIR-SRF) at NIT Durgapur.



Teaching Experience: 1. Guest faculty at Bengal College of Engineering and Technology (BCET) Durgapur in the Department of Biotechnology (September 2016- December 2016)


2. Assistant Professor (Grade A), Department of Biotechnology at Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia. (28/08/2017- Continue)

Course Taught

Odd Semester 2018-19

BT-301: Thermodynamics and Kinetics

CH-301(PE): Basic Environmental Engineering and Elementary Biology   Course Home
MBT-104A: Advanced Bioprocess Engineering  

CHE-392: Instrumental method of analysis lab

  Course Home

Even Semester 2017-18

BT-402: Industrial Microbiology and Enzyme Technology

BT-492: Fermentation Technology lab    
CH-401: Basic Environmental Engineering and Elementary Biology   


Areas of Research
Bioprocess engineering and Biochemical technology.

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Refereed Journal Publications:

  1. Kinetics of rapamycin production by Streptomyces hygroscopicus MTCC 4003 (3 Biotech : 4 (2014) 523-531)
  2. Bioprocess engineering aspects of Rapamycin (Sirolimus) production: A review on past achievements and recent perspectives (Journal of Bioprocess Engineering and Biorefinery, 3(4), 2014, 1-14)
  1. Approaches towards the enhanced production of Rapamycin by Streptomyces hygroscopicus MTCC 4003 through mutagenesis and optimization of process parameters by Taguchi orthogonal array methodology (World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, (2017) 33:90)
  2. Enhanced biodegradation of 4-chlorophenol by Candida tropicalis PHB5 via optimization of physicochemical parameters using Taguchi Orthogonal Array approach (International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 78 (2013) 17-23)
  3. Kinetics of phenol biodegradation at high concentration by a metabolically versatile isolated yeast Candida tropicalis PHB5 (Environ Sci Pollut Res: DOI 10.1007/s11356-013-2040-z)
  4. Decolorization and biodegradation of congo red dye by a novel white rot fungus Alternaria alternata CMERI F6  (Bioresource Technology 147 (2013) 662–666)
  5. Dutta, S., Bhunia, B., Raju, A., Maity, N. and Dey, A. Enhanced Rapamycin production through kinetics and purification study by mutant strain of Streptomyces hygroscopicus NTG-30-27 (Chemical Papers 73(8) 2019, pp 2053-2063, doi: 10.1007/s11696-019-00767-0)
  6. Dutta, S. and Dey, A. Rapamycin overproduction by combined mutational study. (Current Biochemical Engineering., Vol. 5)
Refereed Conference Publications:
  1. Studies on the effect of agitation and aeration for the Improved protease production by Bacillus licheniformis NCIM-2042  (Materials today, Elsvier, 2015)
  2. Strategies for improved production of Rapamycin using sequential UV mutagenesis study by Streptomyces ghanaensis MTCC 4003 (J DrugMetab Toxicol 2016, 7:3 (Suppl)