Dr. Shilpa Chapadgaonkar

Dr. Shilpa Chapadgaonkar

Associate Professor


Dr. Shilpa S. Chapadgaonkar is a seasoned academician and a researcher. She is a doctorate from IIT Delhi and Post graduate from ICT Mumbai. She has rich experience in diverse fields of upstream processing, bioseparation and enzyme technology.  She is presently working in the field of enzyme technology for conversion of biomass waste to biofuels. https://shilpachap.wixsite.com/website



M.Sc. (Tech)


Research Publications:

S. S. Khaparde and R. S. Singhal, “Chemically modified papain for applications in detergent formulations,” Bioresour. Technol., vol. 78, no. 1, 2001, doi: 10.1016/S0960-8524(00)00178-4.

S. S. Khaparde, P. K. Roychoudhury, J. Gomes, and A. Mukhopadhyay, “External modulation of HT-1080 human fibrosarcoma cells improves urokinase production,” Biotechnol. Prog., vol. 24, no. 6, 2008, doi: 10.1002/btpr.21.

P. K. Roychoudhury, S. S. Khaparde, B. Mattiasson, and A. Kumar, “Synthesis, regulation and production of urokinase using mammalian cell culture: A comprehensive review,” Biotechnol. Adv., vol. 24, no. 5, 2006, doi: 10.1016/j.biotechadv.2006.05.002.

G. Malhotra and S. S. Chapadgaonkar, “Production and applications of xylanases – An overview,” Biotechnologia, vol. 99, no. 1, 2018, doi: 10.5114/bta.2018.73562.

M. Kumar, A. Thatai, and S. S. Chapadgaonkar, “Homozygosity and heterozygosity of the pericentric inversion of chromosome 9 and its clinical impact,” J. Clin. Diagnostic Res., vol. 6, no. 5, 2012.



Teaching Experience : 14 years

Industry Experience : 1 year

Research Experience : 15 years

Books Published

1. A TEXTBOOK OF BIOCHEMISTRY, by Abhilasha Shourie, Shilpa S Chapadgaonkar and Anamika Singh IK Publishers, 2020, ISBN 9789386768551

2. BIOANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES, by Abhilasha Shourie and Shilpa S Chapadgaonkar, TERI PRESS, ISBN-10: 8179935299; ISBN-13: 978-8179935293

Patents Published

Indian patent number 268913 (Application number 1759/DEL/2006), Date of grant 22/09/15 Title of the invention : A novel process for the production of therapeutic proteins and resulting  products thereof Roychoudhury P K, Gomes J and Khaparde S S.

Research Interests

She is engaged in development of bioremediation strategies for degraded land and wastewater. Her group is also engaged in development of technologies for new drug discovery and high value biopharmaceuticals. 


Bioprocess Technology, Downstream Processing, Animal Biotechnology, Drug Design, Pharmaceutical Technology, Food Microbiology