姓 名：Ranjith Kumar Kankala
职 称：Assistant Professor
研 究 室：化工实验大楼B415
研究方向/Research Interests: Formulation of functionalized and metal-impregnated nanomaterial frameworks, focusing on the building of mesoporous, hollow and multiple-compartmentalized nanocarriers for biomedical applications. Nano-Bio-interface studies using biomimetic tissues/scaffolds obtained through supercritical fluid technology and 3D printing. Molecular studies of different anti-cancer and anti-bacterial agents as well as their bioavailability predictions using in vivo pharmacokinetics and in situ perfusion studies.
硕士生招生/ Graduate enrollment：Chemical Engineering, Chemical technology, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Engineering, and Molecular biology and other related fields.
09/2012-04/2016 Doctor of Philosophy in Nanomedicine from National Dong Hwa University (NDHU), Taiwan
10/2009-01/2012 Master of Pharmacy, Kakatiya University, India
08/2005-05/2009 Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kakatiya University, India
2016- Present, has been an Asst. Professor/researcher in the College of Chemical Engineering, Huaqiao University.
Nov-2012 to July-2014. Research Assistant in the Project entitled “Layered double hydroxide nanoparticles for medical applications”, NDHU, Taiwan.
Aug-2014 to Apr-2016. Research Assistant in the Project entitled “Encapsulation of Coordinate Complex Drugs in Inorganic Nanoparticles to Enhance the Therapeutic Effects” NDHU, Taiwan.
研究生：Literature Review and Specialized English
本科生：Pharmaceutical Engineering: Literature collection and review
Introduction to Chemical Engineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering
Member of the American Chemical Society
Peer-reviewed numerous articles from International journals, including International Journal of Pharmaceutics, Applied Surface Science, RSC Advances, RSC Open science, Journal of Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Austin Journal of Clinical Neurology and others / 等期刊审稿人
Scholastic Honorary Phi Tau Phi-2016 from "The Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society," Taiwan
Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test Examination (GATE 2009) with >90 percentile, conducted by IIT-Roorkee.
Rank in PGECET-2009 State 98 in the field of Pharmaceutical Sci.
 Kankala RK, Zhang YS*, Wang SB, Lee CH, Chen AZ*. Supercritical Fluid Technology: An Emphasis on Drug Delivery and Related Biomedical Applications. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2017, 6: 1700433. (DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201700433) (Invited feature article & back cover picture)
 Kankala RK*, Liu CG, Chen AZ, Wang SB, Xu PY, Mende LK, Liu CL, Lee CH, Hu YF. Overcoming Multidrug Resistance through the Synergistic Effects of Hierarchical pH-Sensitive, ROS-Generating Nanoreactors. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, 2017, 3(10): 2431. (DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.7b00569) (Featured as Front cover picture)
 Kankala RK, Zhu K*, Li J, Wang CS, Wang SB, Chen AZ*. Fabrication of arbitrary 3D components in cardiac surgery: from macro-, micro- to nanoscale. Biofabrication, 2017, 9(3): 032002. (DOI: 10.1088/1758-5090/aa8113)
 Kankala RK, Tsai PY, Kuthati Y, Wei PR, Liu CL, Lee CH*, Overcoming multidrug resistance through co-delivery of ROS-generating nano-machinery in cancer therapeutics. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2017, 5: 1507 (DOI: 10.1039/c6tb03146c)
 Kankala RK, Kuthati Y, Liu CL, Mou CY, Lee CH* Killing Cancer Cells by Delivering Nanoreactor for Inhibition of Catalase and Catalytically Enhancing Intracellular Levels of ROS. RSC Advances 2015, 5: 86072. (DOI: 10.1039/C5RA16023E)
 Kankala RK, Kuthati Y, Sie HW, Shih HY, Lue SI, Kankala S, Jeng CC, Deng JP, Weng CF, Liu CL, Lee CH* Multi-laminated metal hydroxide nanocontainers for oral-specific delivery for bioavailability improvement and treatment of inflammatory paw edema in mice. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 2015, 458: 217. (DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2015.07.044)
 Kankala RK, Kuthati Y, Liu CL, Lee CH* Hierarchical Coated Metal Hydroxide Nanoconstructs as Potential Controlled Release Carriers of Photosensitizer for Skin Melanoma. RSC Advances 2015, 5: 42666. (DOI: 10.1039/C4RA16957C)
 Kuthati Y, Kankala RK, Lin SX, Weng CF, Lee CH*. pH-triggered controllable release of silver–indole-3 acetic acid complexes from mesoporous silica nanoparticles (IBN-4) for effectively killing malignant bacteria. Molecular pharmaceutics. 2015, 12(7): 2289. (DOI: 10.1021/mp500836w)
 Kuthati Y, Kankala RK, Lee CH* Layered double hydroxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications: Current status and recent prospects. Applied Clay Science 2015, 112-113: 100. (DOI: 10.1016/j.clay.2015.04.018)
 Kuo YM, Kuthati Y, Kankala RK, Wei PR, Weng CF, Liu CL, Sung PJ, Mou CY, Lee CH*. Layered double hydroxide nanoparticles to enhance organ-specific targeting and the anti-proliferative effect of cisplatin. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 2015, 3 (17): 3447. (DOI: 10.1039/c4tb01989j)
 Kankala RK. Smart Nano-machinery for Multi-Drug Resistance. 2017中国生物材料大会. 2017年10月27-30日，中国南昌. Oral Presentation.
 Kankala RK. ROS-generating Nanoreactors for Cancer theranostics. The 6th International Symposium on Surface and Interface of Biomaterials. October 16–19, 2017, Chengdu, China. Oral Presentation.
 Kankala RK. Surpassing Doxorubicin Resistance through Synergistic effect of Hierarchical pH-sensitive Mesoporous Organo-Inorganic Nanohybrids. 10th Textile Bioengineering and Informatics Symposium, May 15-19, 2017, Wuhan, China. Oral Presentation.
 Kankala RK. Targeted Antiviral-therapy for Dengue Virus-Infected Cells by Highly Efficient anti-prM Antibody Conjugated Photosensitizer Encumbered Mesoporous Silica Nanoreservoirs. 3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology in Medicine November 23-25 2015, Manchester, United Kingdom.
 Kankala RK. Encapsulation of Palladium-Porphyrin Photosensitizer in the Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticles for in vivo Photodynamic Therapy against Skin Melanoma Theragnosis. International Conference on Nanospace Materials-2015 June 22-24 2015, Taipei, Taiwan.
 Kankala RK. Hierarchical Liposome coated Layered Double Hydroxide Nanovehicles as potential controlled release systems for Transdermal delivery of photosensitizer. The 3rd International Conference on Advanced Materials, Energy, and Environments (ICMEE'14) July 1-3 2014, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
 Kankala RK. Controlled drug Release from Liposome coated Layered double hydroxide Nanovehicles for the transdermal delivery of photosensitizer. 2nd USA International Conference on surfaces, coatings and Nanostructured Materials (NANOSMAT-USA) 19-22 May 2014, Rice University, Houston, Texas (USA).
 Kankala RK. pH-Sensitive Controlled Release Formulation of Sulfasalazine Nanovehicles with Multi coated Eudragit copolymer for Oral Colon Specific Drug Delivery Systems. 3rd NANOTODAY Conference Dec 08-11 2013, Singapore.
Kankala RK, Wang SB, Chen AZ*, Zhang YS*. Chapter-9: Self-assembled Nanogels: from Particles to Scaffolds and Membranes, Title: Handbook of Nanomaterials for Cancer Theranostics, Elsevier 2019.