Dr. Geeta ARYA

Mobilitas+ Postdoctoral reseacher at the Institute of Technology (EMÜ)

Nationality: India

Estonian University of Life Sciences

Fr.R.Kreutzwaldi 56, Tartu 51014, ESTONIA

Institute of Technology, Chair of Biosystems Engineering

geeta.arya@emu.ee

ORCID: 0000-0002-9336-9311

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EDUCATION

  • PhD. in Nanobiotechnology, (2020, Central University of Rajasthan, India)
  • Msc in Biotechnology, (2013, Devi Lal University, Sirsa)

Present fields of research

Experience

Since 12/2021 Mobilitas+ Postdoctoral reseacher, Institute of Technology, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu, Estonia

2020-2021: Senior Research Fellow at Nanotechnology and polymer science laboratory, Central soil Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana, India

2013-2020: PhD student, Central University of Rajasthan, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India

Present Projects

  • 2021-2023 “Nano-nutraceutics approach for in-depth study against existing issue of antimicrobial resistance, biofilms and fungal infections“, Principal investigator (MOBJD1021)

 

PUBLICATIONS

1. Publication in the group:

2. Former publications

Research papers

  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Sharma N, Gupta N, Kumar A, Chatterjee S, Nimesh S. Catalytic, antibacterial and antibiofilm efficacy of biosynthesised silver nanoparticles using Prosopis juliflora leaf extract along with their wound healing potential. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology190 (2019) 50-58. [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumari R, Pundir R, Chatterjee S, Gupta N, Kumar A, Chandra R, Nimesh S. Versatile biomedical potential of biosynthesized silver nanoparticles from Acacia nilotica bark. Journal of Applied Biomedicine17(2019) 115-124. [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Gupta N, Kumar A, Chandra R, Nimesh S. Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Prosopis juliflora bark extract reaction optimization, antimicrobial and catalytic activities. Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine and Biotechnology46(2018) 985-993. [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Sharma N, Chatterjee S, Gupta N, Kumar A, Nimesh S, Evaluation of antibiofilm and catalytic activity of biogenic silver nanoparticles synthesized from Acacia nilotica leaf extract. Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 9 (2018) 045003. [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumar N, Gupta N. Kumar A, Nimesh S. Antibacterial potential of silver nanoparticles biosynthesized using Canarium ovatum leaves extract. IET Nanobiotechnology 11 (2017) 506-511. [REF]
  • Arya G, Malav AK, Gupta N, Kumar A, Nimesh S. Biosynthesis and in vitro antimicrobial potential of silver nanoparticles prepared using Dicoma tomentosa plant extract. Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-Asia  8(2018) 240-247. [REF]
  • Arya G, Sharma N, Ahmed J, Gupta N, Kumar A, Chandra R, Nimesh S. Degradation of anthropogenic pollutant and organic dyes by biosynthesized silver nano-catalyst from Cicer arietinum leaves. Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology 174 (2017) 90-96. [REF]
  • Soni D, Gangada S, Duvva N, Roy TK, Nimesh S, Arya G, Lingamallu G, Chitta R. Hypochlorite promoted inhibition of photo-induced electron transfer in phenothiazine-borondipyrromethene donor-acceptor dyad: A cost-effective and metal-free “turn-on” fluorescent chemosensor for hypochlorite. New Journal of Chemistry 41(2017) 5322-5333 . [REF]
  • Soni D, Badgurjar D, Roy TK, Nimesh S, Arya G, Giribabu L, Chitta R. Hypochlorite‐Mediated Modulation of Photoinduced Electron Transfer in a Phenothiazine-Boron dipyrromethene Electron Donor-Acceptor Dyad: A Highly Water Soluble “Turn‐On” Fluorescent Probe for Hypochlorite. Chemistry-An Asian Journal 13(2018) 1594-1608.  [REF]
  • Singla P, Dalal P, Kaur M, Arya G, Nimesh S, Singh R, Salunke DB. Bile Acid Oligomers and their Combination with Antibiotics to Combat Bacterial Infections. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 61(2018), 10265-10275. [REF]
  • Rana M, Pareek A, Bhardwaj S, Arya G, Nimesh S, Arya H, Bhatt TK, Yaragorla S, Sharma AK. Aryldiazoquinoline based multifunctional small molecules for modulating Aβ 42 aggregation and cholinesterase activity related to Alzheimer’s disease. RSC Advances. 2020;10(48):28827-37. [REF]

 

Review articles

  • Giménez, V.M.M., Arya, G., Zucchi, I.A., Galante, M.J. and Manucha, W., “Photo-responsive polymeric nanocarriers for target-specific and controlled drug delivery.” Soft Matter 17, 38 (2021): 8577-8584. [REF]
  • Sharma N, Arya G, Kumari RM, Gupta N, Nimesh S. Evaluation of Anticancer activity of Silver Nanoparticles on the A549 Human Lung Carcinoma Cell Lines through Alamar Blue Assay. Bio-protocol 9 (2019) e3131. [REF]
  • Prabha S, Arya G, Chandra R, Ahmed B, Nimesh S. Effect of size on biological properties of nanoparticles employed in gene delivery. Artificial cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology 44(2016), 83-9. [REF]
  • .Bhardwaj, A.K., Arya, G., Kumar, R. et al. Switching to nanonutrients for sustaining agroecosystems and environment: the challenges and benefits in moving up from ionic to particle feeding. J Nanobiotechnol 20, 19 (2022) [REF]

 

Book Chapters

  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Nimesh S.Therapeutic potential of Prosopis juliflora against cancer. Prosopis: Properties, Uses and Diversity (2021) 1-19, Chapter ID: 71285, (Nova science publisher). [REF]
  • Sharma N, Kumari RM, Arya G, Gupta N, Chandra R, Nimesh S. Clinical trials of promising apoptosis modulating drugs. InClinical Perspectives and Targeted Therapies in Apoptosis (pp. 329-391). Academic Press. [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Sharma N, Nimesh S.Antimicrobial Silver Nanoparticles: Future of Nanomaterials. Microbial Nanobionics Vol 2 (2019) 89-119, Ed. Ram Prasad- Basic Research and Applications, Series Ed. Ram Prasad, Series- Nanotechnology in the Life Sciences (Springer International Publishing). [REF]
  • Kumari RM, Sharma N, Arya G, Nimesh S.Recent Progress in Applied Nanomaterials. Plant Nanobionics Vol 1 (2019) 33-64, Ed. Ram Prasad- Advances in the Understanding of Nanomaterials Research and Applications, Series Ed. Ram Prasad, Series- Nanotechnology in the Life Sciences (Springer International Publishing). [REF]
  • Arya G, Kumari RM, Sharma N, Gupta N, Chandra R, Nimesh S. Polymeric nanocarriers for site-specific gene therapy. Drug Targeting and Stimuli Sensitive Drug Delivery Systems (2018) 689-7, Ed. A.M. Grumezescu (William Andrew Applied Science Publisher, Elsevier). [REF]
  • Sharma N, Kumari RM, Arya G, Nimesh S, Chandra R. Nanoparticles for siRNA-mediated gene silencing. Advances in Nanomedicine for the Delivery of Therapeutic Nucleic Acids Vol1 (2017) 83-111 Ed. S. Nimesh, N. Gupta, R. Chandra Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomedicine, Oxford, UK. [REF]
  • «Bioanode-assisted removal of Hg2+ at the cathode of microbial fuel cells» R. Kumar,  Sukrampa, A.S. Patil, J. of Hazard. Tox. And Radioact. Waste (EEMB Lab) 24, 04020034 (2020) [REF]
  • Book chapter: Chap. 3 (pp. 49-71 ) “Removal of heavy metals using bioelectrochemical systems. In Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment” Sukrampal, R. Kumar, S.A.  Patil, in “Integrated Microbial Fuel Cells for Wastewater Treatment”, Eds. Butterworth-Heinemann: Chap. 3, pp. 49-71 (2020) [REF]

Honor and awards

  • 2019, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-University Grants Commission’s senior Research Fellowship (CSIR-SRF)
  • 2017, International Travel Grant from SERB, DST, Govt. of India, 2017 to attend the International Conference on Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology (ICONAN 2017), Sep 25-27, 2017, University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain from 25th-27th, 2017
  • 2017, Best Poster award at International Conference on Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology (ICONAN), University PompeuFabra, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2016, Best Poster Award at International Conference on Biotechnology & Nanotechnology, IIS University, Jaipur
  • 2015, Qualified Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-University Grants Commission’s Junior Research Fellowship (CSIR-JRF)
  • 2015, Awarded with Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship (RGNF)
  • 2014, Qualified DBT- Junior Research Fellowship by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India
  • 2014, Qualified ARS-NET conducted by the Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB)
  • 2014, Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
  • 2013, Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)