One Day Seminar on Scope of Biopolymers in Food and Pharmaceutical Sector

One day seminar on Scope of Biopolymers in Food and Pharmaceutical Sector organized by the Institution of Engineers (India), Salem local Centre, Salem in association with the Department of Biotechnology, Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Engineering College, Salem-636308, Tamilnadu, India on 20th September 2018. Prof.P.K. Kumaresan, Vice principal of College presided over the function. The house was welcomed by Dr. M. Sridevi, Professor & Head, Department of Biotechnology, VMKV Engineering College, Salem.

The Chief Guest Dr.M.Deepa, Assistant Professor of the Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Periyar University, Salem delivered technical sessions I and described the essentials of "Role of Biopolymers in Food & Pharmaceutical Sector. The Technical Session II, was chaired by Dr.S.Anusuya, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Engineering, VMKV Engineering College, Salem. She delivered a lecture on "BioPolymers in pharmaceutical Sector".

Good number of research papers were presented in the Seminar. 123 students & 8 faculty members from Department of Biotechnology and pharmaceutical Engineering participated in the Seminar. Mrs.G.Arthi, Assistant Professor and Organizing Secretary of the Seminar addressed the report for the day & delivered Vote of Thanks. The faculty and students of Biotechnology Department of the college made elaborate arrangement for the success of the Seminar.