Dr. Karthika Prasad

Research and Development
BudMore Pty Ltd, BudMore Agro-industries Pvt Ltd.

Personal Details

Name                 :  Dr. Karthika Prasad

Position(s)         :  Chief Technology Officer , Co-Founder , Director

Team                  :  Research and Development

Contact no        :  Hidden

Email id             :  karthika.prasad@budmore.com

Qualifications    :  Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)  in Nanotechnology and Molecular Science                

                              (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)

                              Master of Science (M.Sc)  in Nanoscience (Vels University, India)

                              Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Nanotechnology (University of Wollongong, Australia)


6.5 years’ experience in Research and Development

  • 2 years’ experience working with industries
  • 3.5 years’ experience working with plasma jets
  • 1 year experience in agro research

Certified Materials Professional- Materials Australia

Holds various academic achievements

Have worked at different research organizations including CSIRO, IPRI, TRI, IHBI

Have over 15+ publications, 10+ academic collaborations and  2+ industrial collaborations



BudMore Agro Industries

  • Leads R& D department
  • Experimenting cutting edge technologies into agriculture
  • Enhancing agriculture production, quality and value added waste recycling


  • Product enhancement
  • Quality control
  • Biomedical applications of nano and plasma technology

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

  • Cost-effective ways of producing high-quality graphene
  • Value addition
  • Agro waste recycling

Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI)

  • Developing strategies for targeted cancer curing
  • Plasma and Nanotechnology for cancer treatment

Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI)

  • Developing double network hydrogel for artificial muscles
  • Polymer –Nano composites