Past Speakers



Dr. R.B.N. Prasad

Chief Scientist & Head - Centre for Lipid Research,
CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, Govt. of

Session :

Product Innovation in Functional Foods & Dietary Supplements

Speaker Profile :

Dr R. B. N. Prasad presently heads Centre for Lipid Research at CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad. He has extensive experience in newer processing methodologies, value-added products, nutraceuticals, structured fats, all related to vegetable oils, oleochemicals, biodiesel and biolubricants. Because of Dr Prasad’s efforts,  Lipid Science & Technology Division of IICT has been designated as “Centre of Excellence for Lipid Research” by CSIR. Dr Prasad has about 120 research publications and 60 patents to his credit. He is expert member of several committees constituted by Government Agencies like FSSAI, BIS, DST, DBT.  He has received several prestigious awards like CSIR-Technology Prize, TDB National Award, Industrial Green Chemistry Award, BRSI Industry Medal to name a few. Dr Prasad is presently President of Oil Technologists' Association of India





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