Research Poster Competition(RPC)
under Manipal Research Colloquium-2018  

Oral Presentation Sessions

Health Sciences
1. First Prize: Chaitra, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal
Title: Predictive Model for Identification of Suitable Penetration Enhancers for a Transdermal Formulation (Original Research)
Author(s): Usha Y Nayak, Pritesh Bhat, Reema Narayan

2. Second Prize: Joyce Pinto, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Title: Biodegradable Sustained Drug Delivery System via Intraocular Lens for Post Cataract Treatment (Original Research)
Author(s): Bharath Raja Guru, Krishna Rao Addoor

Technical Sciences
1. First Prize: Vasundhara Acharya, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Title: Identification and Automated counting of Red Blood Cells from Blood Smear Images using Computer Aided System
Author(s): Preetham Kumar

2. Second Prize: Aditya Ganesh, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Title: Aerodynamic Analysis and Optimisation of Exterior Design for Passenger Solar Electric Vehicles (Technical Report)
Author(s): Umananda KV, Srinivas Ramesh, Avaneesh Upadhyaya

Basic Sciences
1. First Prize: Ramya Gupta, School of Life Sciences, Manipal
Title: Production of HeLa-derived Rho zero Cell Line and its Characterization, Applications and Future Uses (Original Research)
Author(s): Raviprasad KV Chakrabarty S

2. Second Prize: Arpita Dash, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Title: Role of Stromatolites in shaping the Evolution of Earth’s Oxygen – A review
Author(s): Lino Yovan, Balakrishna K, Udaya Shankara H N

Management Sciences
1. First Prize: Shanta Pragyan Dash, Faculty of architecture, Manipal (Author)
Title: A Pragmatic Approach towards Development of River Island followed by the Fundamental Principles

2. Second Prize: Shrey Vijaykumar Dave Title: Understanding the Customer's Attitude towards Adoption and Usage of Online Banking Services using UTAUT Model
Author(s): Yadvendra Singh Chouhan, Dattathreya Ullas Shanbhag, Karthik R., Ambigai Rajendran and Sandeep S Shenoy