City based researcher Dr Syed Baker has been conferred with Young Scientist Award by Siberian Federal University, Russia. Dr Syed is one among the seven candidates to have been awarded across the globe and one among three Indian with only researcher from Karnataka.
He has completed Ph.D in Microbiology from University of Mysore under the supervision of Dr S Satish and was also honoured with National Post-Doctoral Fellowship from SERB Government of India under the supervision of Dr Nagendra Prasad, Department of Biotechnology and SJCE.
During his research tenure, he was also selected as exchange research for Finland in 2013 which was awarded by CIMO, Government of Finland.
He was also awarded Senior Research Fellowship and Research Associate from Indian Council of Medical Research.
During his research stay he will be working on developing smart nonmaterial towards combating drug resistant microbial pathogens.