Dr. Neeharika Srivastava
Assistant Professor and Faculty In-charge: Forensic Science
Neeharika is an expert in the area of forensic medicine, forensic botany and forensic biology. She has taught these subjects for more than four years at Galgotias University, Greater Noida and G D Goenka University, Haryana. Neeharika earned a PhD from the University of Allahabad; M.Sc. (Forensic Science) from SHUATS (Allahabad); and B.Sc. from Ewing Christian College (Allahabad). She was awarded a Silver Medal for the M.Sc (Forensic Science).
‘A study on redox potential of phytochemicals and their impact on DNA’, Journal of DNA and RNA Research, 1(2), pp. 10-22. (Singh, N., Gupta, V.K., Doharey, P.K., Srivastava, N., Kumar, A., and Sharma, B., 2020).
Scholarly Conference Proceedings
‘In vitro impact of carbofuran and vitamin C on the hepatocytes of wistar rat’, 102nd Indian science congress, University of Mumbai, India. (Srivastava, N., Jaiswal, S.K., and Sharma, B., 3-7 January 2015).
‘Phytochemical analysis of Argemone mexicana using chromatographic techniques’, International Conference on Translational Biotechnology, MNNIT, Allahabad, India.
(Srivastava, N., and Sharma, B., 4-6 February 2016).
‘Development of latent fingerprints by Iodine fuming method on porous surface: A time based chemical approach with enhanced stability of prints’, Forensis Agora, Galgotias Univesity, Greater Noida, U.P., India. (Kumar, A., and Srivastava, N., 21-22 April 2016).
‘Examination of mimic voices: A forensic prospect’, Forensis Agora, Galgotias Univesity, Greater Noida, U.P., India. (Mehta, V., and Srivastava, N., 21-22 April 2017).
‘Effect of cyanide poisoning on cooling of body after death: An accelerated algor mortis’, Forensis Agora, Galgotias Univesity, Greater Noida, U.P., India.
(Sood, S., and Srivastava, N., 21-22 April 2018).
Neeharika Srivastava’s current research interests are focused on assessment of medicinal potential and toxicity of plant extracts in human blood samples as well as different animal models such as rats. Research experience in field of phytochemistry includes assessment of plant extracts activities, kinetic parameters of different enzymes including AChE, and antioxidative enzymes, in vivo and in vitro, isolation of phytoingredients using HPLC, GC-MS and evaluation of their impacts on different living systems.
Contribution to Profession and Awards
Appointed as an external question paper setter of Forensic Science for SHUATS, Allahabad, U.P. India.
Organizing member of more than 10 International and National conferences/workshops.
Supervised more than 20 review projects of Bachelor’s students and 07 Dissertation work of Master’s students.