CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute
Dr.S. Sankar
Principal Scientist
Academic Qualifications
    M.Sc, Ph.D
Contact Details
Dr.S. Sankar
Principal Scientist
& Head Instrumentation
Engineering Services
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute
Adyar, Chennai – 600 020
e-mail: sankarclri@gmail.com,


M.Sc. Physics (Electronics)

Ph.D. in Physics-Bio-products (interdisciplinary subject)

External Examiner and Doctoral committee member:
  1. M.Tech Students VIT,Vellore
  1. Ph.d Student Bharath University
  1. Ph.d Student VIT ,Vellore
Guidance/Supervising Students Projects :
  • 15 Nos. of B.Tech, M.Tech, MSc Biotechnology,Biochemistry guided for Project work

Editorial Board Member

  1. International Journal of Electronics and Communication Engineering (IJECE)
  2. International journal of Microcircuits and Electronics (IJME).
  3. Journal of biochemical sciences
Papers Published:
  1. Standard of illumination in Indian coal mines-Problems and issues,
    U.S.Nigam, N.L.Das, S. Sankar,27th International conference of safety in mines research institute,
    ICS-MRI 97, 20-22 February 1997.
  2. Preparation of feather keratin hydrozyate-gelatin composite and their graft copolymers,
    A.Kavitha, KamalaBoopalan, Ganga Radhakrishnan, S. Sankar, B. N. Das, T. P. Sastry.*
    Journals of Macromolecular Science. Part A: Pure and Applied Chemistry, Vol. 42, No: 12, 2005.
  3. Preparation and partial characterization of collagen sheet from fish (later calcarrifer) scales,
    S. Sankar
    , S. Sekar, R. Mohan, Sunitharani, J. Sundaraseelan, T. P. Sastry.*
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, Vol 42, No: 6-9, 2008.
  4. Preparation of fish scale collagen-Banana cellulose composite and their characterization,
    S. Sankar, S. Sekar, M. Ramsastry, R. Mohan, B.N. Das, T. P. Sastry*,
    International Journal of Material Sciences.Vol.5,No.1,March 2010.
  5. Preparation and Partial characterization of composites films containing soya protein and sago starch,
    V.Ramnath, S.Sekar, S.Sankar, T.P.Sastry *
    International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences. Vol.1,577-585, 2011
  6. Studies on the Biocomposites Containing Gelatin Isolated from Fish Scales and Chitosan Impregnated with Silver Micro Particles,
    S.Sankar, S.Sekar, V.Ramnath, T.P.Sastry*, and A.B.Mondal *
    International Journal of Nanotechnology and Applications. Vol.5, No.3 (2011) 215-226
  7. In Vivo Evaluation of Composite Wound Dressing Material Containing Soya Protein and Sago Starch,
    V.Ramnath. S.Sekar, S.Sankar, T.P.Sastry,* A.B.Mondal*
    International journal pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. Vol.4 issue 2, 2012
  8. Evalvation of biocomposite films containing alginate and sago starch impregnated with silver nanoparticles,
    P.Marie Arockianathan, S.Sekar,S.Sankar,B.Kumaran, T.P.Sastry*
    Carbohydrate Polymers 2012 (1-8) Elsevier science direct
  9. Preparation and evaluation of biocomposites as wound dressing material,
    V. Ramnath, S. Sekar, S. Sankar, C. Sankaranarayanan, T.P. Sastry
    Journal of Material Science: Material Medicine, 27 September 2012.
  10. Effect of pH on Physico-Chemical and Mechanical Properties of Composite Films
    V Ramnath, M Gajalakshmi, J Lalitha, S Sekar and S Sankar.
    Annals of Plant Sciences, 2013, 02 (06), 174-181

  11. Synthesis and characterization of chemically modified collagen based nanobiocomposite containing silver nanorods in corporated with ciprofloxacin
    S Sekar, R Manikandan, A Mandal, S Sankar, T P Sastry
    International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Vol.3, Issue 2, February 2014

  12. Evaluation of Biomaterial containing regenerated cellulose and chitosan incorporated with silver nanoparticles
    M I Niyas Ahamad, S Sankar,  P Mohammed Kashif, S K Hayath Basha, T P Sastry,
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules (2014).

  13. Systhesis and characterization of synthetic and natural nano hydroxyapatite composites containing polymer coated Demineralized bone matrix as bone Gatt material A. Comparative study.
    Santhanam Sekar, Abhisk Mandal, Ramasamy Manikandan, Samikannu Sankar, Thotapalli Parvathaleswara Sastry*
    International Journal ofPolymeric Materials. 64/10 ,10/2015.

  14. Development of an ANN-Based Linearization Technique for the VCO Thermistor Circuit.
    Vaegae Naveen Kumar, Komanapalli Venkata Lakshmi Narayana, Annepu Bhujangarao and Samickannu Sankar
    IEEE Sensors Journal VOL. 15 No. 2, February 2015

  15. Silk Fibrain coated with synthetic hydrogel impregnated with silver nanoparticles
    S.Sekar, S.Sankar A.Mandal, V.Ramnath, T.P.Sastry, A.B.Mandal
    Trends in Bio Materials and Artificial Organs, 2014

  16. Preparation and Partial Characterization of Sago Starch Based Graft Co-Polymers
    Santhanam Sekar, Khyati Mukesh Ojha, Samikannu Sankar , Thotapalli Parvathaleswara Sastry
    Human Journals Research Article September 2015; Vol. 4 (2): 385-395

Papers presented in conference:
  1. 44th Leather Research Industry Get-Together (LERIG) 28th-30th January 2010
    Fish scale collagen for open wound.
    R. Sreedher, S. Sankar, A. Chandrasekaran and T. P. Sastry*
  2. 45th Leather Research Industry Get-Together (LERIG) 28th-30th January 2011
    Preparation and characterization of nano biocomposites containing silver nano particles, collagen and antibiotics S. Sekar, S. Sankar, G. Ramamoorthy, T. P. Sastry *and A B Mandal
  3. 45th Leather Research Industry Get-Together (LERIG) 28th-30th January 2011
    Fabrication of novel biofibers by coating silk fibroin with chitosan impregnated with sliver nanoparticels
    S. Sekar, S. Sankar, T. P. Sastry*
  4. Preceedings of the National conference on popularization of chemical sciences.
    Preparation and characterization of biocomposites containing silver micro rods, collagen and antibiotics.
    R.Deepachitra, S.Sekar, S.Sankar ,T.P.Sastry*
  5. Proceedings of the National Conference on popularization of chemical sciences.
    6-8th Jan 2012, organinsed by Department of chemistry and international quality assurance cell, Gurunanak college Deepachitra, S.Sekar, S.Sankar ,T.P.Sastry*
  1. A Process for the preparation of novel wound dressing Material.
    S.Sekar, S.Sankar, G. Ramamurthy, T.P.Sastry
Reviewed Papers:
  1. Measurement of surface ozone at different sites over Tamilnadu in the year 2011
    Indian Journal of science and Technology, 2011
  1. Pullulan acetate nanoparticles based delivery system for Hydrophobic drug.
    International Journal of Pharma and Bio sciences. Vol.3/issue 1/ Jan-Mar 2012