Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Assistant Professor , Pharmaceutical Sciences and Tech
M. Pharm., Ph.D., R.Ph.
Contact Address
Residence Address Dept of pharm Sc., BIT Mesra
Permanent Address Dept of pharm Sc., BIT Mesra
Phone (Office) 916512275210
Phone Residence 916512275210
Email Id
   Joined Institute on : 24-Jun-2007

  Work Experience
Teaching : 11 Years

Research : 12 Years

  Research Areas

Infectious disease, Biodegradable polymers, Pharmaceutical nanotechnology, Screening and evaluation of synthetic and natural antimicrobial compounds, Microbial Biotechnology, Nanomaterial and biomaterial synthesis, Drug delivery and vaccine development.

  Award and Honours

 Reviewed many articles in national and international journals

Reviewer of various journals like Journal of vaccines and vaccination, International Journal of Nanomedicine.

Honoured as a Jury member in Department of Science & Technology (DST) “INSPIRE AWARD SCHEME” at District level Exhibition & Project Competition organized on 11th August, 2014.


Publications: ?

  • Swastika Ganguly, Surbhi Mishra, Ankita Gupta, Ira Sankrityayan, Abhimanyu Dev, Synthesis, antimicrobial activities and binding mode analysis of some novel N-substituted imidazoles and nitroimidazoles, Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 24 (3), 2015, 373-380.
  • Geeta Yadav, Swastika Ganguly, Sankaran Murugesan and Abhimanyu Dev, Synthesis, anti-HIV, antimicrobial evaluation and structure activity relationship studies of some novel benzimidazole derivatives, Anti-Infective Agents 13 (1), 65-77.
  • Badavath Vishnu Nayak, Alok Kumar, Surender Singh Jadav, Nibha Mishra, Abhimanyu Dev, Barij Nayan Sinha, Venkatesan Jayaprakash, Pyrazoline carboxylates as selective MAO-B inhibitors: Synthesis and Biological screening, Journal of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, 2 (1), 2015, 1-5.
  • Geeta Yadav, Swastika Ganguly, Sankaran Murugesan and Abhimanyu Dev, Anti-HIV and antimicrobial activity in vitro of some new Benzimidazole derivatives, International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 5(4), 2014, 243-249.
  • Anoop Kumar, Neelima Sharma, Sneha Singh, D. Sasmal, Abhimanyu Dev, Oral Vaccine Antigen Induced Immune Response Signalling Pathways: Current and Future Perspectives, Journal of Vaccines & Vaccination, 5(3), 2014, 1-6.
  • Sneha Singh, A. S. Vidyarthi, V. K. Nigam, Abhimanyu Dev, Extracellular facile biosynthesis, characterization and stability of gold nanoparticles by Bacillus licheniformis. Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology, 42 (1) 2014, 6-12.
  • Ganguly, Swastika, Patel Hardik Suresh chandra, Abhimanyu Dev, Synthesis, antibacterial and antifungal activities of some novel 1-(4, 5-dihydro-3, 5-diaryl-1h-pyrazol-4-yl)-1h-imidazoles. Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 22(3) 2013: 301-304.
  • Abhimanyu Dev, R. N. Gupta, Immune stimulating potential of cell envelope proteins from Vibrio cholerae associated to chitosan microparticles: an in vitro study, Artificial Cell Blood substitutes and Biotechnology, 2012, 40(6):400-405.
  • Abhimanyu Dev, R. N. Gupta, Sneha Singh, Controlled release study of cell envelope proteins of Vibrio cholerae, from alginate/HPMC microcapsule, European Journal of Experimental Biology, 2012, 2 (1):114-121.
  • Devendra Mishra, Shivangi Joshi, Sangeeta P. Sah, Abhimanyu Dev, Ganga Bisht, Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of essential oils of senecio rufinervis DC. (Asteraceae)”, Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources, 2(1), 2011, 44-47.
  • S. Ganguly,V. vithlani, A. K. Kesharwani, R. Kuhu,  L. baskar, P. M. Mazumder, A. Sharone, Abhimanyu Dev, “Synthesis, antibacterial and potential anti-HIV activity of some novel imidazole analogs”, Acta Pharm. 61, 2011,187–201.
  • Swastika Ganguly, Abhimanyu Dev, Synthesis and Antimicrobial Evaluation of some 1- substituted 2- Methyl 5- Nitroimidazoles, PHARMBIT (International Journal, ISSN: 0973-6204), Jan – Jul XXI (1), 2010, 29-32.
  • Munesh Mani, Aher Vaibav D, B. Sarkar, Abhimanyu Dev, Arjun Patra, “Antibacterial Activity of the Leaves of Abutilon Indicum Linn.”, PHARMBIT (International Journal, ISSN: 0973-6204), Jan – Jul XVII (1), 2008, 74-75.
  • Abhimanyu Dev & Manik. Gene Knockout PHARMBIT (International Journal, ISSN: 0973-6204), Jul – Dec XVI (2), 2007, 105-109.



  • Trishna Bal, RN Gupta, Abhimanyu Dev & Manik Ghosh. Fucoidan – seaweed exploring its therapeutic value in medical Sciences (including Physiology), 96th Indian Science Congress, NEHU, Shillong, Jan 03-07, 2008 (III. Nutrition and Biochemistry. 34: 31-32).
  • Abhimanyu Dev, Avijit Mazumder. Antinflamatory effect and toxicity studies of crude plant extract Of Cassia parviflora, 8th National conference of Chemist and Biologist at CDRI (28-30th Sept. 2004, Lucknow).
  • Abhimanyu Dev, R. N. Gupta, Release study of non classical 0139 of Vibrio cholerae from alginate/HPMC microcapsules, presented in Indian Pharmaceutical Association Convention, MANIPAL, during 17th -18th March, 2012.
  • Abhimanyu Dev, Vaccination with immunodominant protein: A composite approach for the treatment of multiple drug resistance (MDR) in tuberculosis, National seminar on Application of Biotechnology and Development of Bihar, organized by BIT Patna in collaboration with DST, government of India and central university, Bihar during 22nd – 24th March, 2010.
  • Ashok K. Pattnaik, Abhimanyu Dev, Arka Mondal & Amita Pansari, Antimicrobial and Wound Healing activity of active fraction of methanolic leaf extract of Buchanania lanzan spreng, 4th Biennial International Conference on New Developments in Drug Discovery from natural products and traditional medicines, organised by Department of Natural Products, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research (NIPER), during 20-22 November, 2014.

  Member of Professional Bodies

 Life member of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI)

Life member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India (APTI)

  Current Sponsored Projects

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Sponsored research projects


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Funding agency


Formulation and characterization of multiparticulate pulsatile delivery of methotrexate based on chronotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis and its in vitro studies.

2009- 2011





Insilico design, synthesis and evaluation of novel azoles as HIV-1-RT inhibitors 





Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles and Its Application in Cancer Targeted Drug Delivery



BIT Mesra


Phenyloxazoline Synthetase Inhibitors as Antitubercular Agents (POSIAA)







  Text and Refrence Books

Book Chapter

Sneha Singh, Ambarish Sharan Vidyarthi and Abhimanyu Dev, Bio-nanoparticles. In Singh, O. V. (Eds.) Microbial Synthesis of Nanoparticles: An Overview, New York: Wiley-Blackwell, April 2015, pp. 155-186.

S Tikariha, S Banerjee, Abhimanyu Dev and Sneha Singh, Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. In K. Mukhopadhyay et al. (Eds.) Growth Phase-Dependent Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles using Bacillus Licheniformis, Singapore, Springer, July 2017, pp. 121-128.