Designation/Title: Lecturer
Department: Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Tel: 03 2731 7703


Education and Training

Post Doc Department of pharmaceutics, University of Mississippi, Oxford, USA 2013
PhD Jadavpur University, India 2007
M.Pharm The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical university, India 2002
B.Pharm The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical university, India 1999


Research interests:

  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
  • Drug discovery – DMPK
  • Allometry scaling – Human clearance and volume of distribution
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis


Industrial experience:

  • Sr.Research Scientist in Pharmacokinetic Department in Jubilant Biosys ltd, India 2009 – 2013
  • Research Scientist I in Bio analytical department in Lambda therapeutics Ltd, India 2008 – 2009
  • Sr.Scientist in Bio analytical department in CRBio, India 2008


Research projects/grants:

  • Lead and participate in pharmacokinetic strategies for various projects in drug discovery for drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics department during industrial experience.


Supervision of Postgraduates (MSc/PhD)
(Last 5 years – 2010-2014)

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Professional affiliations:

  • Pharmacy Council of India – Tamil Nadu (PCI) : Life Membership
  • American association of pharmaceutical scientists(AAPS) : PPDM Membership


Academic Awards:

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Recent publications
(last 5 years – 2010-2014)

  • Formulation development of an albendazole self-emulsifying drug delivery system (SEDDS) with enhanced systemic exposure. Ashok k. Meena, Kuldeep Sharma, Murugesh Kandasamy, Sriram Rajagopal, and Ramesh Mullangi. Acta Pharm. 62 (2012) 563–580.
  • Highly sensitive LC-MS/MS-ESI method for simultaneous quantitation of albendazole and ricobendazole in rat plasma. Kuldeep Sharma, Murugesh Kandasamy,Sanjeev Giri, Sriram Rajagopal & Ramesh Mullangi. Biomed chromatography 26, 2012, 247-255.
  • LC-MS/MS-ESI method for simultaneous quantification of the three endocannabinoids and application to a rat pharmacokinetics studies. Kuldeep Sharma, Radhae Raman Singh, Murugesh Kandasamy, Chandan Mithra, Sanjeev Giri, Sriram Rajagopal & Ramesh Mullangi. Bioanalysis, 3(2), 2011, 181-196.
  • Development and validation of a highly sensitive LC-MS/MS method for simultaneous quantification of acetyl-CoA and malonyl – CoA in animal tissues. Ravindra reddy Gilibili, Murugesh Kandasamy, Kuldeep Sharma, Sanjeev Giri, Sriram Rajagopal and Ramesh Mullangi. Biomedical chromatography 25, 2011, 1352-1359.

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