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Dr. Sanjib Patra

Associate Professor and Head
Associate Professor, Dean and Head

Master of Science in Applied Yogic Sciences from TM University, Bhagalpur, Bihar Yoga Bharati, 2001; Ph.D. in Sleep medicine and Meditation from Swami Vivekanand Yoga Anusandhan Samsthan (S-VYASA University), Bengaluru, 2011

sanjib.patra@curaj.ac.in

  • Sleep medicine 
  • Autonomic function tests including EEG
  • Physiology of Asana, Kriya, Meditation and Pranayama

Degree

Institution

Year

Title of the study

PhD (Yoga)

Swami Vivekananda Yoga AnussandhanaSamsthana

(S-VYASA University), Bangalore

March - 2011

Effect of Meditation on Sleep Architecture and Subjective sleep rating

MSc (Applied Yogic Sciences)

T. M. University, Bhagalpur, Bihar Yoga Bharati

Aug - 2001

Physiological effect of Cleansing techniques (Yogic Kriya)

 

Research interest includes

  • Polysomnography with 32 channels EEG
  • Clinical electrophysiological techniques such as Autonomic and respiratory variables including heart rate variability, (HRV) Electroencephalography (EEG), Brain stem and middle latency auditory evoked potentials
  • Pulmonary functions using a computerized spirometer
  • Neuropsychology test battery for understanding higher functions of the Brain
S. No. Authors Title of Article Journal/Conference Details Journal/Conference Publication Year
1 1

Title                                                                                         Status

Neurophysiological correlates of Sleep and                           Completed

Wakefulness in Meditators

Effect of Abhyangam (Ayurvedic massage) in                      Completed

the dynamic change of Brain wave patterns

Effect Vedic mathematics and Pranayama in Cognitive        Completed

Variables in children

Mantra chanting in Autonomic and respiratory                     On-going

Variables in novices

Efficacy of Yoga and Ayurveda in the cognitive                   On-going

Variables in Geriatrics

Efficacy of Integrative Yoga module for varicose vein         On-going

Attended

  • Delivered a series of talk on Stress management and Physiology of stress to the executives of ONGC, HAL, BEL, RBI and Canara bank managers
  • Bansal B. & Patra S. (2018). A comparative study in the management of Cancer between alternative and modern medicine, 22nd INCOFYRA, S-VYASA, Bengaluru

Shravani S. &Patra S. (2018). Mantra chanting can be an effective tool for the management of Cancer, 22nd INCOFYRA, S-VYASA, Bengaluru

Vasant V. Shastri, Alex Hankey, Sanjib Patra (2015). Efficacy of Vedic mathematics and yogic breathing in school children - a pilot study; Vedic mathematics conference, Hong Kong.

Indukala A. & Patra, S. (2016). Annamayakosha from the perspective of science; published in the conference proceedings of 21st INCOFYRA, Bengaluru.

Anirudha A. &Patra, S. (2016). Pranamyakosha from the perspective of science; published in the conference proceedings of 21st INCOFYRA, Bengaluru.

Bansal B. & Patra, S. (2016). Manomayakosha from the perspective of science; published in the conference proceedings of 21st INCOFYRA, Bengaluru.

Nayak S. & Patra, S. (2016). Vijnanamayakosha from the perspective of science; published in the conference proceedings of 21st INCOFYRA, Bengaluru.

Pandey S. & Patra, S. (2016). Anandamayakosha from the perspective of science; published in the conference proceedings of 21st INCOFYRA, 2016, Bengaluru.

Vasant V. Shastri, Alex Hankey, SanjibPatra (2016). Algebraic Patterns associated with Vedic Mathematics to Shorten Integration of Quadratic Formulae, 1stVedic mathematics conference, Kolkata.

Workshop

Conducted a five days’ workshop on ‘Sleep techniques’ from August 18 to 25, 2019 in Hohhot city, China

Conducted a Syllabus designating workshop for Faculties of Yunnan Minzu University (YMU) for MSc program in Yoga and Ethnic studies in India – China Yoga College, YMU, Kunming, China from June 28 to July 05, 2017.

Conducted a two days’ workshop in Singapore from May 17 to 18, 2017 in Union Yogaayurvda Institute, Singapore