Akin to Brahma (God), who fosters and nurtures the Universe, science over the years has bestowed upon man god like powers, there by making him the dominant species on globe Vigyanam Brahma or God is Science is the motto Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University has been established through an act of J&K Legislature as an autonomous, fully residential and highly technical University of excellence with grant and continuing support from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Katra. Govt., of India has supported our projects and the industry has been closely involved in our R&D activities.The University has the unique distinction of being inaugurated by the President of India in the year 2004 and the first convocation addressed by the Prime Minister of India in the year 2008. The University is also making an effort to create an extensive university-industry cooperation for economic growth of the area as well as the rest of the country. There are many on going research projects with assistance from many supporting institutions.
ICAB 2019, an International Conference on Applied Biology aims to bring together a significant number of leading academic scientists, researchers, students and research scholars to exchange & share their experiences, research results and disseminate knowledge about the recent advances made in these areas in order to overcome the practical challenges and to provide their solutions. Enhanced understanding of biological phenomenon incorporated with interdisciplinary approaches has resulted in major breakthrough products for betterment of society. The conference also aims to discuss the new approaches and application methods, besides the usual research strategy and industrial applications in the mentioned themes. Further, eminent scientists across the globe will share their research and future scope for betterment of mankind.
Authors are requested to submit abstract (250 words) through an email to icab2019[at]smvdu[dot]ac[dot]in latest by 15th September, 2019. The abstract should be typed in MS word, Times New Roman, 12 point size and 1.5 line spacing. The recommended poster size shall be 120 x 100 cm.
Medicine & Health care, Biochemistry & Biotechnology, Zoology & Botany , Genetics, Agricultural Sciences, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences, Veterinary Sciences, Allied Sciences and others
September 15, 2019: Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
October 10, 2019: Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
Participants are reaquested to register for the conference by mailing the filled in registration form along with details of payment of requisite fee to icab2019[at]smvdu[dot]ac[dot]in
DD should be drawn in favor of: Registrar, SMVDU payable at Kakryal, Katra.
For Online payments, Account No: 0477040100000103; IFS Code: JAKA0SMVDUN, MICR Code: 182051202
|Delegates from Academic/R&D institutes||Rs. 3000||Rs. 3500||Rs. 4000|
|Delegates from industry||Rs. 3500||Rs. 4000||Rs. 4500|
|Research Scholar||Rs. 1500||Rs. 1700||Rs. 2000|
|Student||Rs. 800||Rs. 1000||Rs. 1200|
|Accompanying Person (all categories)||Rs. 1500||Rs. 1500||Rs. 1500|
* Only the registered delegates shall be entitled to Conference kit, participation in all sessions, participatory certificate, complimentary tea breaks, lunch/dinner.
The accommodation to all the attendees will be provided by the University it-self at nominal charges.
For Key-note and special invitees speakers, accommodationshall be arranged by the organizers.
Accommodation for the Academic/ R&D/ industries delegates of ICAB-2019 would be arranged in guest houses of SMVDU, Sanjevani and at Katra Hotels withpayment of Rs. 700/day on sharing basis.
All accommodation would be shared, for students inthe SMVDU hostels. Charges would be approximately between Rs 200-300 per bed per night.
Prof. M.N.V. Prasad
School of Plant Sciences
University of Hyderabad
Prof. Ashok Pandey
Distinguished Scientist of India
Centre for Innovation and Transnational Research,
CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow.
Prof. B. K. C. Patel
Queensland University of Technology (QUT),
Prof. Umesh R. Desai
Virginia Commonwealth University,
Richmond, VA (USA)
Ms. Meenakshi Munshi
Adviser/Scientist G, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India.
Central Delhi, India
Prof. Deepak K Saini
Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Mr. Onkar Nath Tiwari
Scientist, Department of Biotechnology
Govt. of India
Prof. Tej K. Pandita
Professor of Radiation Oncology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Full Member, Research Institute
Scientific Director, Department of Radiation Oncology
Prof. V.K. Gupta
Department of Biochemistry
Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
Prof. Ram B Gupta
Department of Chemical & Life Science Engineering
Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia, Richmond (USA)
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University is situated 40 Km North of Jammu in the scenic surroundings of Trikuta foothills, near the holy town of Katra in District Reasi. The Campus is situated close to the beautiful tourist resort of Jhajjar - Kotli. One can reach SMVDU campus by local or private transport from Jammu/Katra.
Board Taxi Directly from Railway Station / Bus Stand / Airport directly to University Campus (Distance approximately 50 Kms)
Board bus from Jammu Bus Stand/Railway Station plying to Udhampur/Katra but alight at Domel (Approx. 39 Kms). Board Mini Bus from Domel to University (Approx. 6 Kms)
Board Taxi/Mini Bus/Auto Directly from Katra Railway Station directly to University Campus (Distance approximately 10 Kms)
In case more information is needed about reaching the University campus from Jammu, the Public Relations Office (P.R.O.) located close to Railway Station in Jammu can also be contacted.
Public Relations Office, Satya Bhawan, 67 B/B, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu-180004, Tele Fax: 0191-2470067
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Campus,Sub-Post Office, Katra,Jammu and Kashmir - 182320
Dr. Indu Bhushan Sharma: 94193200551, 7889729801
Dr. Sharada M. Potukuchi: 9419202016
Dr. Rakesh Kumar: 7006652735, 9419279629