Assistant Professor


Trideep Saikia joined the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences as an Assistant Professor on January 2021. At present, he is teaching (and learning) the curriculum courses of Physical Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics, Novel Drug Delivery System and Microbiology and Human cell culture. Prior to this, he worked in the pharmaceutical marketing sector with Novartis India Limited, and after that as Junior Research Fellow with National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Guwahati.

Trideep has done his (post-graduation) M. Pharm in Pharmaceutics (with major project in conjugated lung cancer drug delivery) from Mizoram University with laboratory help of CSIR- North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat, Assam. His under-graduation (B. Pharm) is in Pharmaceutical Sciences, from Girijananda Chowdhury Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Guwahati (with major project in matrix tablet formulation with natural polymer extracted from Tamarind seed). His research internship in molecular and cellular work in lung and breast cancer from CSIR- North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat, Assam. Currently, he is pursuing PhD from Dibrugarh university (with major project in lung delivery of conjugated cancer drug as dry powder inhaler), also involved in a project sponsored by AICTE, India regarding lung cancer.

Apart from academics, he writes poetry in Assamese. A dedicated educator who imparts knowledge with passion and creativity. This teacher done the hat of a part-time poet, weaving words into verses that inspire and provoke thought. Balancing the art of teaching and the beauty of poetry, they nurture minds while embracing the soulful cadence of language.


  • Master's of Pharmacy in Pharmaceutics 2020MIZORAM UNIVERSITY
  • PGDCA in Computer application 2013 IITA, GUWAHATI


  • Saikia, T., Sahu, B. P., & Das, M. K. (2022). Safety evaluation and assessment of nanocosmeceutical products. In Nanocosmeceuticals (pp. 511-524). Academic Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-91077-4.00004-1
  • Saikia, T., Rymbai, B., Mawlieh, B. H., Das, A.K., & Devi, C.M. (2023). Effect of amorphous solid dispersions (ASds) on the bioavailability of drug. In Recent Trends in Medical Pharmaceuticals (pp. 58-96). Innovat Publisher.
  • Saikia, T., (2019). Formulation evaluation and optimization of metformin HCl matrix tablet using natural polymer. Int J Pharma Sc Res, 2019, 10-5435. http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.10(12).5435-42
  • Saikia, T., Lalhlenmawia, H., Laldinchhana, R., & Thanzami, K. (2020). Effect of polymeric nanoparticles of curcumin on a549 cell line. Int J Curr Pharm Res, 2020, 50-3. http://dx.doi.org/10.22159/ijcpr.2020v12i5.39765
  • Saikia, T, Ali, J., & Das, B. (2017). Isolation and characterization of tamarind seed polysaccharides—A natural release retardant. Int. J. Curr. Pharm. Res, 9, 114-117. http://dx.doi.org/10.22159/ijcpr.2017v9i4
  • Amin, R., Saikia, T., & Das, B. (2017). Formulation evaluation and optimization of metformin HCl matrix tablet using natural polymer. http://dx.doi.org/10.20959/wjpps201710-9427
  • Ali, J., Das, B., & Saikia, T. (2017). Antimicrobial activity of lemon peel (Citrus limon) extract. International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research, 9(4), 79-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.22159/ijcpr.2017v9i4.2096

Award, Fellowship & Recognition

  • Indian patent granted on “Surgical stiletto for maxillary dissection of Danio rerio for neuronal studies”
  • German patent granted on “Composition of a novel multiepitope vaccine: an immunoinformatic approach to combat Puumala virus”