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Laboratory News





    2015

          ✔ Outstanding Undergraduate Research Faculty Mentor Award to Dr. Santra from the University !!  

          ✔ Two Soybean proposals got funded ($200,000).

          ✔ K-INBRE Star Trainee Award to Tyler Shelby, Congratulations!!! 

          ✔ K-INBRE Semester Scholar Award to Deaven Thompson, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ K-INBRE Campus Scholar Award to Jessica Jewell, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ PSU Best UG Poster Presentation Award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ PSU Best Graduate Oral Presentation Award to Jyothi Kallu, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ PSU Best UG Poster Award to Deaven Thompson, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ PSU Best Graduate Poster Award to Shoukath Sulthana, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ Best UG Poster Award to Kalee Woody, Capitol Research Summit, Topeka, congratulations!!! 

          ✔ Best BIO-KANSAS Poster Award to Jyothi Kallu, Capitol Research Summit, Topeka, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Graduate Poster Award to Jyothi Kallu, Capitol Research Summit, Topeka, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Best Poster Award to Kalee Woody, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Best Poster Award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Both Blaze and Kalee received recognition for the K-INBRE Awards, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Students win top awards for research”- Pittsburg State University webpage.
           <http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=de8074c6-0788-4ffc-a0b5-5cc6b33f7b8e>


    2013

          ✔ Campus K-INBRE scholar award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!!

          ✔ FALL-2013: Establishment of Dr. Santra’s “Nanotheranostic” Laboratory.


    Others

          ✔ 2012 Best Oral Presentation Award, NanoFlorida Symposium 2012, USF, Tampa.

          ✔ 2011 Recognition from American Chemical Society for substantial contribution as author and reviewer.

          ✔ 2010 Best Poster Presentation Award, NanoFlorida Symposium 2010, UCF, Orlando.

          ✔ 2009 Recognition in ACS Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) magazine.

          ✔ 2003 Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Award: National Eligibility Test- Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (NET-CSIR).

          ✔ 2001 Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) Award: National Eligibility Test- Council of Scientific and Industrial

          ✔ 2000 Teaching Assistant Award, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India.

          ✔ 2000 Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) award for national graduate fellowship.
          


    2016

          ✔ Undergraduate New Investigator (UNI) Award to Dr. Santra from ACS-PRF!!!

          ✔ Shimadzu Equipment Grant received!!

          ✔ Both Soybean grants got renewed!!

          ✔ Travel Award to Shuguftha Naz, Tyler Shelby, Pittsburg State University, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Poster Presentation Award to Shuguftha Naz, ACS Pentasectional Conference in Oklahoma, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Oral Presentation Award to Jyothi Kallu, PSU Research Colloquium, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Poster Presentation Award to Shoukath Sulthana, PSU Research Colloquium, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Poster Presentation Award to Jyothi Kallu, PSU Research Colloquium, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Poster Presentation Award to Kalee Woody, PSU Research Colloquium, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Poster Presentation Award to Tyler Shelby, PSU Research Colloquium, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best TA Award to Shoukath Sulthana by Chemistry, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best GA Award to Jyothi Kallu by Polymer Chemistry, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best Thesis Award to Blaze Heckert by Polymer Chemistry, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Star-Trainee Award to Laci Hadorn by K-INBRE, NIH, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Scholar Award to Sasha by K-INBRE, NIH, congratulations!!!

          ✔ Best BIO-KANSAS Graduate Poster Award to Shoukath Sulthana, Capitol Research Summit, Topeka, congratulations!!!  

          ✔ K-INBRE Best Poster Award to Tyler Shelby, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Best Oral Presentation recognition to Jyothi Kallu, congratulations!!!


    2014

          ✔ K-INBRE Star-Trainee Award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!!

          ✔ PSU UG Best Oral Presentation (1st place) Award to Kalee Woody, congratulations!!!

          ✔ William & Mary Fern Souder Scholarship to Dagen Worthington, congratulations!!!

          ✔ PSU UG Best Poster (3rd place) Award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Semester Scholar Award to Kalee Woody, congratulations!!!

          ✔ PSU Chemistry Best UG Research Award to Blaze Heckert, congratulations!!!

          ✔ PSU Chemistry Graduate Teaching Award to Nelson Elbers, congratulations!!!

          ✔ PSU UG Best Poster (2nd place) Award to Kalee Woody, congratulations!!!

          ✔ K-INBRE Semester Scholar Award to Deaven Thompson, congratulations!!!

          ✔ The laboratory research is highlighted in COVER page of University FALL semester magazine:
           <http://magazine.pittstate.edu/issue/fall-2014/>  

          ✔ Magazine cover page story on YouTube: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkymH_nmjzM>

          ✔ Research story in the University Collegio Newspaper
           <http://psucollegio.com/2014/09/fighting-cancer-one-nano-at-a-time/>

          ✔ News cover in the Joplin globe Newspaper
           <http://www.joplinglobe.com/news/article_b58ffdd4-3a1d-11e4-a02b-ff0a85e9562c.html>

      &nbnbsp;   ✔ Interview on local TV Channel CODE-12
          <http://www.fourstatesindex.com/story/d/story/polymer-chemistry-lab-cancer-research
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          ✔ Research story highlighted in The Morning Sun Newspaper
           <http://www.morningsun.net/article/20140617/NEWS/140619808/0/SEARCH/?Start=1>