Aufau International Award 2016 | Young Scientist Award | Pharmacy

Dr. V. Ravichandran M.Pharm., P.hD.,

Senior Associate Professor,

Faculty of Pharmacy,

AIMST University,

Semeling -08100, Kedah, Malaysia.


Dr. V. Ravichandran is basically from Tamilnadu, India and presently working as Senior Associate Professor in Faculty of Pharmacy, AIMST University, Semeling, Bedong, Kedah, Malaysia. He has done his graduation in pharmacy (1996) at KM College of Pharmacy, Madurai, post-graduation (1998) and doctorate (2009) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Dr. H.S. Gour University (Central University), Sagar (MP), India. He has received research fellowship from UGC and AICTE for his post-graduation and doctorate degree. He is having 17 years of teaching and research experience in the field of pharmaceutical and medicinal chemistry. He is a young, enthusiastic teacher and a researcher. He is an active member in various committees in the faculty and university level at AIMST University, Malaysia.

Dr. V. Ravichandran is a member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association and Nanosociety, US. He is the Principal investigator and Co-investigator for the various funding research including FRGS (MOHE, Malaysia) and University internal research grant (AIMST University, Malaysia). Recently he has received the Illustrious Alumnus Award-2016, during Diamond Jubilee Celebration of Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. H. S. Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar (MP), India.

He is adjudicator for PhD thesis for 4 Indian Universities. His biography has been included in various biographical registry like Cambridge Blue Book, Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care, Marquis Who’s Who in the World, 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century, Marquis Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders and many published from USA and England. He has 104 research and 13 review publications in his credit. His Scopus Citation – 838, Scopus h-index – 18, Google Scholar Citation – 1618, Google Scholar h-index – 24 and Google Scholar i10-index – 44. In 2014, Thomson Reuters, Web of Science identified him as the top producing (Publication) author from AIMST University, Malaysia. Many of his research articles have positioned the top 25 hottest articles in different discipline at Science Direct.

He has served as organizing, scientific and advisory board member for few international conferences. He has actively participated in more than 30 seminars and conferences, besides many training programmes. He has been an invited speaker for 3 seminars, delivered invited lectures in few colleges in India, and has 17 oral/poster presentations in seminar and conferences. He is also serving as expert reviewer for 88 well reputed international journals, editorial board member for 17 well known reputed journals, associate editor for 3 international journals, and advisory editorial board member for 3 international journals and for AIMST e-bulletin.

Dr. V. Ravichandran’s areas of special interest are Design, synthesis & evaluation of various medicinal compounds, QSAR & molecular modeling, Phytochemical and biological investigation of medicinal plants, Biosynthesis and characterization of metal nanoparticles, and Development and validation of analytical methods for pharmaceuticals. He is having research collaboration with various national and international scientists and academics.