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B.Sc (Dairy Tech), M.Sc (Dairy Tech), Ph.D (Dairy Tech)
Professor & Head

Department of Dairy Technology

Since 1995 working in the capacities of Teaching, Research and Extension in the filed of Dairy Technology. Guided so for 6 M.Tech and one Ph.D student. Participated in few national and international conferences. Completed two university funded projects. served as Academic council member for KVAFSU, Bidar Published research paper in reputed journals and chapters in textbooks.


Current areas of Research:
Utilization of by-products and functional ingredients in the development of value added dairy products and Paneer & paneer based spreads.


Important Projects Handled:
“Development of Technology for the production of enriched thermised paneer spread.”


E-mail: arunhruday@rediffmail.com

Mob: +91-9449179928 


B.Sc (Dairy Tech); M.Sc (Dairy Science), Ph.D (Dairy Tech)
Professor, Department of Dairy Technology

25 years experience in teaching UG and PG Dairy Technology students besides experience in research and extension. Guided 6 M.Tech (D.Tech) Students

Current areas of Research:
Extension of shelf life of enriched shrikhand by the application of continuous microwave treatment and modified atmosphere packaging & Indigenous milk products.

Important Projects Handled:
“Development of enriched yoghurt by using buffalo milk”


10 Research papers in  National and International Journals

E-mail: venkatm1965@rediffmail.com 

Mob: +91-9449356263

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B.Tech (D.Tech); M.Sc (D.Tech), (Ph.D (D.Tech)) 
Assistant Professor, Department of Dairy Technology

Brief Profile : Presently working as Assistant professor in the department of Dairy technology undertaking UG and PG courses. Also engaged in various Extention activities and Projects. Have published more than ten research articles , scientific abstracts in National and International journals. Reciepient of Best paper presentation Award, Best poster presentation Award and Best Scientist Award. Gold Medal awarded for Doctoral research work. Have completed Lead auditor course in ISO-22000. Further enthusiastic in developing innovative product based on minor millets and dairy byproducts.

Msc Research work: Development of lactose hydrolysed selected khoa based sweets.

Doctoral Research work: Technological intervention for utilizing Nutricereal and Whey Protein Concentrate in developing Ready-to-eat food.

Mail id: harinivenugopal.sj@gmail.com

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B.Tech (D.Tech); M.Tech (D.Tech), Ph.D
Assistant Professor, Dept of Dairy Technology

8 years experience in teaching UG & PG students besides experience in research and extension activities.


Ph.D Work:

Development of Low calorie Traditional dairy products

E-mail: pavi.durga@kvafsu.edu.in

Mob: +91-7676750216

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Dr. Thejaswini M L

Ph.D (Dairy Technology)

Assistant Professor ( On Contract )

Brief Profile:

Working as Assistant Professor (contractual) from November 2015 till date, In Dairy Science College, Department of Dairy Technology, KVAFSU Campus hebbal, Bengaluru-24. Passed in I class with distiction and awarded Gold medal, for the Ph.D work done upon “Development of nutritious ready to cook extruded milk-cereal based noodles like products”. Passed in I class in M.Tech (Dairy Technology) work done upon “Development of low calorie Pantua enriched with whey protein concentrate”. Two credit seminars presented on the topic: Intelligent packaging system for foods and Six sigma concept in food industry

E-mail: mythriharsha@gmail.com