Shahana Shirin

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Priyanka Jamwal, Anjali V Raj, Lakshmi Raveendran & Shahana Shirin. 2021 Evaluating the performance of horizontal sub-surface flow constructed wetlands: A case study from southern India Ecological Engineering, Volume 162, 1 April 2021, 106170,
Priyanka Jamwal, Shahana Shirin 2021 Impact of microbial activity on the performance of planted and unplanted wetland at laboratory scale Water Practice and Technology wpt2021017,
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Shahana Shirin
Research Assistant
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I work as a Research Assistant in ATREE Water and Soil with Dr Priyanka Jamwal. I am involved in the Scottish Govt. funded project ‘Decentralised Wastewater Treatment – Global innovation for sustainable rural communities’ and 'BES for treating of wastewater and monitoring of effluent quality'. My research work includes sample collection from Berambadi decentralised wastewater treatment system and BES System. I carry out microbiological analysis of water and soil samples. I also carry out E. Coli, Total coliform and Fecal Coliform tests using Idexx method.

When I am free I like to read novels and watch movies.


  • Master’s Degree in Microbiology from the University of Mysore, Karnataka.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Microbiology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology from St. Philomena’s College affiliated to University of Mysore, Karnataka.