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Dr. Sunit Kumar Sahoo

Sunit Kumar Sahoo Name : Dr.   Sunit Kumar Sahoo
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.Pharm., Ph.D., FIC
Phone No. : +91-9437134184
E-mail ID : sahoosunitkumar(at)gmail(dot)com , sahoosunitkumar(at)rediffmail(dot)com
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Controlled release formulations
  • NDDS, Nano formulations
  • Nano emulsion
  • Gels
  • Transdermal drug delivery systems (Gels,Patches and Iontophoretic Drug Delivery Systems Etc.)
  • Self nano/ micro Emulsifying drug delivery systems, Nano Conjugates
  • Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Engineering
  • Bio-Pharmaceutics, Novel Drug Delivery Systems, Targeted Drug delivery system
  1. Guidance :
    1. MPhil Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Topic of MPhil Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
    2. PhD Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Registration No Name of the Co-guide if any Fellowship received if any during research Topic of PhD Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
      1 Goutam Kumar Jena , ` 04/2014 Dr. P.K.Dixit (Berhampur University) Formulation, Design, Optimization and Evaluation of Capecitabine Loaded Microspheres for Colorectal Cancer Treatment
      2 Jyoti Raul Submitted ` Continuing 28-Pharmacy-2007-08 Advanced Biodegradable Polymers in Nanocomposite Formulations
      3 Ranjan Kumar Sethi ` Continuing 17-Pharmacy-2007-08 Design and Development of Floating Microbeads of Some Selected Anti-Retroviral Drugs
      4 Sachinkumar Vasantrao Patil 2013 ` 23-Pharmacy-2007-08 Dr. AP Pawar Spherical Crystallization of Pharmaceuticals to Improve Physicochemical Properties
      5 Amulyaratna Behera 2013 ` 24-Pharmacy-2007-08 Formulation andcharacterization ofNanoparticulate drug delivery system of some Antidiabetic drugs
      6 Snehamoyee Mahapatra 2015 ` 09-Pharmacy-2007-08 Characterization and Evaluation of Gastro-floating Drug Delivery System of Some Selected Broad-Spectrum Anti-biotics
      7 Susijit Sahoo ` 21-Pharmacy-2007-08 Design and Development of Micro Emulsions for topical delivery of antifungal drug
      8 Suddala. Shirisha ` Continuing WOS-A, DST, SR/WOS-A/LS-71/2017 Transdermal-Iontophoretic Drug Delivery: Design and Evaluation of Some Drug
      9 Prakash Chandra Senapati -- ` 08-Pharmacy-2006-07 Development of Self-Nanoemulsifying Drug delivery system For Enhancement of Bioavailability of Poorly Soluble Drugs
  2. Journal Publications :
    1. International Publications:
      1 S.K. Sahoo, S. Biswal, P. Biswal, P.C. Senapati, Fabrication and evaluation of self-nanoemulsifying oil formulations (SNEOFs) of a BCS class II drug, Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, Vol-DOI: 10.1080/01932691.2018.1472008, 2018-19
      2 S.K.Sahoo, B. Mishra, S Sahoo Liranaftate loaded Xanthan gum-based hydrogel for topical delivery: Physical properties and ex-vivo permeability, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules (Elsevier), Vol-doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.10.039. Epub 2017 Oct 8. , issue-107(Pt B), ISSN-0141-8130, 2017-18
      3 G. K. Jena, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Ch. N. Patra, K.C. Panigrahi, S. Sahu, P. K. Dixit; Design, Optimization, and Evaluation of Capecitabine-loaded Chitosan Microspheres for Colon Targeting, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutics Vol-Vol 11, 03 , issue-03, ISSN-1998-409X, 2016-17
      4 J. Roul, R.Mohapatra,S.K. Sahoo, Antimicrobial activity of novel chitosan/cloisite 10A nanocomposite: Preparation, optimization,c haracterization and drug delivery behavior, Pak. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol-29, issue-4, ISSN-1011-601X, 2016-17
      5 Sunit K. Sahoo, Prakash C. Senapati, Alakh N. Sahu, Mixed surfactant based (SNEDDS) self- nanoemulsifying drug delivery system presenting efavirenz for enhancement of oral bioavailability, Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy (Elsevier) Vol-80. , issue-doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2016.02.039. Epub 2016 Mar 14., ISSN-0753-3322, 2015-16
      6 A Behera, P Srikanth, Y M Rao and Sunit K Sahoo, Formulation and Characterisation of Glimepiride Loaded Biodegradable Nanoparticles for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Immunology, Endocrine & Metabolic Agents in Medicinal Chemistry (Bentham) Vol-16 (1), issue-DOI 10.2174/1871522216666160122224357, ISSN-1871-5222, 2015-16
      7 Sunit Kumar Sahoo,S.V.Patil, Effect of Additives on Physicochemical Properties and Drug Release of Pioglitazone Hydrochloride Spherical Agglomerates,TJPR.(Pharmaco-therapy Group,11(1) Vol-11, issue-1, ISSN-1596-5996 , 2014-15
      8 Susijit Sahoo, Nihar Ranjan Pani, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Microemulsion based topical hydrogel of sertaconazole: Formulation, characterization and evaluation, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces (Elsevier) Vol-120, issue- doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2014.05.022. Epub 2014 May 23, ISSN-0927-7765, 2014-15
      9 S.K.Sahoo, N.R.Pani, S. Sahoo; Effect of microemulsion in topical sertaconazole hydrogel: in vitro and in vivo study,Drug delivery, (Taylor and Francis) Vol-23, issue-1, ISSN-1875-5704, 2013-14
      10 S.K. Sahoo, S. Mohapatra, R.K. Kar, B.B. Barik, Design, Development and Optimization of Gastro Retentive Floating Tablets of Cefixime Trihydrate, Asian Journal of Chemistry Vol-25, issue-13, ISSN-0975-427X (Online), 2013-14
      11 S. K. Sahoo, Su. K. Sahoo1, A.Behera, S. V. Patil, Santos Kumar Panda, Formulation, in vitro drug release study and anticancer activity of 5-fluorouracil loaded gellan gum microbeads Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutica – Drug Research Vol-70, issue-1, ISSN-0001-6837, 2013-14
      12 S.K.Sahoo, N. PatiS.V.Patil Improvement of flowability, compressibility and dissolution of aceclofenac by emulsion solvent diffusion with polyethylene glycol, ARS Pharmaceutica (Spain) Vol-53, issue-2, ISSN-2249 – 6319, 2011-12
      13 Sunit Kumar Sahoo, A.R.Behera; Preparation And Evaluation of Glibenclamide-Loaded Biodegradable Nanoparticle, TJPR Vol-13, issue-3, 2011-12
      14 SV Patil, AP Pawar, SK Sahoo. Improved compressibility, flowability, dissolution and bioavailability of pioglitazone hydrochloride by emulsion solvent diffusion with additives, Die Pharmazie-An International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol-67 (3), , issue-3, ISSN-0031-7144 , 2011-12
      15 Snehamayee Mohapatra, Rajat KumarKar, Debendra Kumar Mohapatra, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Bhakti Bhusan Barik. Cefuroxime axetil loaded gastroretentive floating tabletsbased on hydrophilic polymers: preparation and in vitro evaluation. Vol-55, issue-2, ISSN-1678-4324, 2011-12
      16 Sunit Kumar Sahoo, R. K. Giri, A.R.Behera,S.V.Patil, R Mohapatra, Development of Ultraviolet Spectrophotometric Methods for Analysis of Lornoxicam in Bulk and Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, TJPR, Vol-11, issue-2, 2011-12
      17 Amulyaratna Behera, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Development and in vitro, in vivo evaluation of controlled release, biocompatible nanoparticle, DJNB,National Institute R & D of Materials Physics,Roman, Vol-7, issue-1, ISSN-1842-3582, 2011-12
      18 SV Patil, SK Sahoo. Improvement In Compressibility, Flowability and Drug Release of Glibenclamide by Spherical Crystallization With Additives. Digest Journal of Nanomaterials & Biostructures (DJNB). Vol-6 (4), 2010-11
      19 Sunit Kumar Sahoo, S.V. Patil, Improvement in compressibility, flowability and drug release of glibenclamide by spherical crystallization with additives DJNB, Roman, Vol-6, issue-4, 2011-12
      20 S K Sahoo, A L Behera, S V Patil, B B Barik, M M Safhi. Consequences of Formulation Variables on Physicochemical Properties of Indinavir Sulfate Microspheres.Jordan journal of Pharmaceutical sciences. Vol-4 (3), 251-260 (2011)., ISSN-1842-3582., 2010-11
      21 Sunit K Sahoo, Satyabrata Barik, Gourhari Dehury, Subhakanta Dhala, Subhakanta Kanungo, Bhakti B Barik, Kishore K Puhan Evaluation of controlled release theophylline microspheres prepared with cellulose acetate using solvent evaporation method, Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol-10, issue-2, ISSN-1596-5996 , 2010-11
      22 Sahoo Sunit K, Sahoo G, Sahoo Sukanta Kumar, Das D.K., Mishra P. Development of Ultraviolet Spectrophotometric Methods for Analysis of Stavudine in Bulk and Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, Pakistan Vol-53, issue-6, ISSN-2221-6413 , 2010-11
      23 S.Mohapatra, S. K. Sahoo, S. Dhal,B.C.Behera,B.B.Barik, B. K.Gupta Preparation and Evaluation of Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride Floating Oral Delivery System, Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, Pakistan,2008,51, (4): 201-05 Vol-51, issue-4, 2008-09
      24 Behera B.C, Sahoo S.K., Dhal S, B.K.Gupta and Barik B.B, Characterization of glipizide-loaded polymethacrylate microspheres prepared by an emulsion solvent evaporation method,TJPR, Vol-7, issue-1, 2007-08
      25 Sahoo S.K., Dhal S, Mohapatra P. Behera B.C., and Barik B.B Effect of Processing Temperature on Eudragit RS PO Microsphere Characteristics in Solvent Evaporation Process, Die Pharmazie, German, Vol-62, issue-8, ISSN-00317144, 2007-08
      26 S. K Sahoo, A.A.Mallick, B.B Barik, P.C. Senapati, Preparation and in vitro evaluation of ethyl cellulose microspheres containing stavudine by the double emulsion method,Die Pharmazie,German,2007,62 (2):117-21. Vol-62, issue-2, 2006-07
    2. National Publications:
      1 SV Patil, SK Sahoo. Pharmaceutical overview of spherical crystallization, Der Pharmacia Lettre. 2(1), 421-426 (2010).
      2 RK Sethi, SK Sahoo, PK Das, BB Barik. Effect of Dispersing Agent on the Characteristics of Eudragit Microspheres, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms and Technology. 2 (1),67-71 (2010).
      3 Bibaswan Mishra, Susijit Sahoo, Prasanta Kumar Biswal, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Bhupen Chandra Behera, Goutam Kumar Jana. Formulation and Evaluation of Torsemide intragastric buoyant sustained release microspheres. Journal of pharmacy research, 2010; 3 (4) (2010).
      4 AL Behera, SV Patil, SK Sahoo. Nanosizing of drugs: A promising approach for drug delivery, Der Pharmacia Sinica, 2010; (1), 20-28 (2010).
      5 AL Behera, SK Sahoo, SV Patil. Enhancement of solubility: a pharmaceutical overview, Der Pharmacia Lettre.2 (2),310-318 (2010).
      6 Susijit Sahoo, Bhakti Bhusan Barik, Nihar Ranjan Pani, Sunit Kumar Sahoo. Formulation and characterization of microemulsion of an anti-fungal drug. Journal of Pharmacy Research, 2011, 4(7).
      7 AL Behera, SV Patil, SK Sahoo. Formulation and characterization of 5-flurouracil microspheres by solvent evaporation method ,International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 3(1),32-35 (2011).
      8 J Roul, R Mohapatra, SK Sahoo.Montmorillonite Clay For Novel Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery Applications: A Comprehensive Review, Inventi Impact: NDDS.2012.
      9 Amulyaratna Behera, Sunit Kumar Sahoo. Development and in vitro, in vivo evaluation of controlled release, biocompatible nanoparticles, Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostruc-tures.2012;7 (1), 217(2012).
      10 Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Ranjit Kumar Giri, Sachin V Patil, Amulya Ratna Behera, Ranjit Mohapatra,Development of ultraviolet spectrophotometric method for analysis of lornoxicam in solid dosage forms, Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Benin). 11(2), 269-273 (2012).
      11 BB Barik, S.K.Sahoo. Preparation and Determination of Drug-Polymer Interaction and In-vitro Release of Didanosine Microspheres made of Cellulose Acetate Phthalate or Ethyl cellulose Polymers, Int. J. Drug Dev. & Res.2013;5 (2), 341-353 (2013).
      12 RK Sethi, BB Barik, SK Sahoo,Preparation and Determination of Drug-Polymer Interaction And In-Vitro Release of Abacavir Sulfate Microspheres Made of Cellulose Acetate Phthalate or Ethyl Cellulose Polymer, Inventi Impact: Pharm Tech.2013.
      13 S Mohapatra, B Barik, RK Kar, SK Sahoo, BB Barik. Design, Development and Optimization of Gastro Retentive Floating Tablets of Cefixime Trihydrate, Asian Journal of Chemistry.2013;25, (13),7599-7606(2013).
      14 Jyotiranjan Roul, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Ranjit Mohapatra. Design and characterization of biodegradable polymer-clay nanocomposites prepared by solution mixing technique, International Journal of Nano Dimension, 2013; 4(2), 135(2013).
      15 SK Sahoo, Su Sahoo, A Behera, SV Patil, SK Panda. Formulation, in vitro drug release study and anticancer activity of 5-fluorouracil loaded gellan gum microbeads, Acta Pol Pharm, 2013; 70(1), 123-127(2013).
      16 Jyotiranjan Roul, Ranjit Mohapatra, Sunit Kumar Sahoo. Preparation, characterization and drug delivery behaviour of novel biopolymer/hydroxyapatite nanocomposite beads, Asian Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2013;3(24), 33-38 (2013).
      17 Susijit Sahoo, Nihar Ranjan Pani, Sunit Kumar Sahoo.Effect of microemulsion in topical sertaconazole hydrogel: in vitro and in vivo study, Drug Delivery.2014; 1-8 (2014).
      18 Patil. S. Patil. S. S.K. Sahoo Formulation and evaluation of pioglitazone hydrochloride Tablets by incorporating Drug spherical agglomerates, Indian Drugs. 51(3) 30-35(2014).
      19 Snehamayee Mohapatra, Rajat Kumar Kar, Sunit Kumar Sahoo. Statistical Optimization of Intra-gastric Floating tablets of Cefixime Trihydrate Using Mixture Design. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review & Research. 24 (2) (2014).
      20 Basanta Kumar Behera, Ranjit Mohapatra, Sunit Kumar Sahoo. Novel Functionalized Polymers in Drug Delivery: A Brief Review, Journal of Current Pharma Research. 4 (3), 1201-1210 (2014).
      21 Susijit Sahoo, Nihar Ranjan Pani, Sunit Kumar Sahoo.Microemulsion based topical hydrogel of sertaconazole: formulation, characterization and evaluation, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces (Elsevier). 120,193-199 (2014).
      22 Sunit Kumar Sahoo*, Sabyasachi Swain, Ramakrishna Sen, Deepika Sahoo. M.icrospheres Embedded in Microbeads: A Novel Approach to Improve Various Controlled Release Characteristics of Highly Water Soluble Drug through Ionic Gelation Method, Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research. 49 (1), 140-145 2015.
      23 Snehamayee Mohapatra, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Rajat Kumar Kar. Application of Central Composite Design For Optimization of Effervescent Floating Tablets Using Hydrophilic Polymers, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research.8(1) 2015.
      24 S. Swain, S. K. Barik,T. Behera, S. K. Nayak, S. K. Sahoo, S. S. Mishra, P. Swain Green synthesis of gold Nanoparticles using root and leaf extracts of vetiveria zizanioides and cannabis sativa and its antifungal activities, Bio. Nano. Science (Springer) Vol-6 (3), issue-DOI: 10.1007/s12668-016-0208-y, ISSN-2191-1630, 2015-16
    3. Review Articles(State Level Publications):
  3. Conference Publication(Presented/Published in proceedings):



    1. Presented/Published in proceedings
      1 A comparative study approach between ionotropic simplegellation and oil in water ionotropic gellation technique to enhance the controlled release activity of 5-Fluro Uracil.OPC, SOA university 2013.
      2 Effect of Concentration of Gellan Gum and Calcium Chloride Solution on Entrapment Efficiency and Drug Release from Calcium Gellan Beads. Sunit Kumar Sahoo1, Kuldeep Ramteke2, Sachinkumar Patil3. 64th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2012, Chennai.
      3 Formulation and in vitro, in vivo evaluation of spherical agglomerates of Pioglitazone hydrochloride with β cyclodextrin .Sachinkumar Patil1, 2, Shitalkumar Patil1, Sunitkumar Sahoo1, 64th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2012, Chennai.
      4 Design and characterization of biodegradable polymer-clay nanocomposites prepared by Solution mixing technique. Jyotiranjan Roul, Sunit Kumar Sahoo, Ranjit Mohapatra, 64th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2012, Chennai.
      5 Antidiabetic drug loaded biodegradable nanoparticles. Behera A. L.1, Gadhve M.V.2 , Gaikwad D.D.2, Sahoo S.K., 64th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2012, Chennai.
      6 Formulation and in vitro, in vivo evaluation of spherical agglomerates of pioglitazone hydrochloride with β cyclodextrin (Sachinkumar Patil , Shitalkumar Patil and Sunitkumar Sahoo) Diabetes and Obesity Drug Discovery & Therapy (Track) PO-71 were Presented in 5 th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy February 18 th - 21 st , 2013, Dubai, UAE.
      7 Improvement of tableting characteristics of aceclofenac by Spherical crystallization using polyethylene glycol ( Sachinkumar Patil, Shitalkumar Patil , Narayan Pati, Sunit Kumar Sahoo) Pharmaceutical Research & Development (Track) PO-72 Presented in 5 th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy February 18 th - 21 st , 2013, Dubai, UAE.
      8 Improvement of Tabletability characteristics of aceclofenac by Spherical agglomeration method Sabyasachi Swain,N.Pati, S.K.Sahoo, OPC, SOA University, 2013.
      9 Levofloxacin hemihydrate sustained release tablets using hydrophilic matrices. Deepika Sahoo, G.Dehuri, Dr.S.K.Sahoo. OPC, SOA University, 2013.
  1. Edited Books :
  2. Text Books :
    1 A Text Book on Simplified Pharmacokinetics by Mr. basanta kumar Behera and Dr. Sunit Kumar Sahoo Unicorn Publication Pvt. Ltd, ISBN 978-93-5156-367-9.
    2 Experimental Pharmaceutical engineering by S.K.Sahoo, S.Patil, A.L.Behera, Unicorn Publication Pvt. Ltd, ISBN 978-93-5156-366-2.
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  1. Workshops:
  2. Seminars:
1 Fellowship of Institution of Chemist (India)
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  6. Conference organized as Organizing Secretary:
1 1. Editorial Membership a. National Advisory Editorial Board Member of: Journal of Current Pharma Research. b. Scientific Advisor and Editorial Board Member of: Journal of Advanced Drug Delivery. c. Reviewer of the Journals: Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Journal of Applied Biomedicine, Elsevier 2. Joint Secretary APTI Odisha Branch. 3. Scholar's Achievement 1. Travel grant of Rs.1 Lakh was granted to Amulya Ratna Behera, by ICMR to Present a Research Paper entitled ”Preparation and Characterisation of Antidiabetic Drug Loaded Biodegradable Nanoparticles “ at the Drug Discovery and Therapy World Congress (2013) Boston, USA. Amulya Ratna Behera and Dr. Sunit Kumar Sahoo authored the paper. 2. Travel grant of Rs.1 Lakh was granted to Sachinkumar Patil, by ICMR to Present a Research Paper entitled ”Improvement of tableting characteristics of aceclofenac by Spherical crystallization using polyethylene glycol” at 5 th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy, Dubai, UAE. Sachinkumar Patil, Narayan Pati, Sunit Kumar Sahoo authored the paper. 3. Dr. Sunit Kumar Sahoo and Basanta Kumar Behera were adjudged as the best presenter in the Technological science (Oral) for the Paper entitled” A Viable Loomto Develop Direct Compressible Tablet of Glibenclamide by Spherical Crystallization“at 16th Odisha Bigyan Congress. Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar. 4. Preparation and Evaluation of Matrix Type Transdermal Patches of Domperidone Maleate: in vitro and ex vivo Characterization was adjudged as the best paper in in IJPER and awarded R.L. Nicore Award for the year of 2018