Research

Agricultural Sciences

Research Agricultural

Title Principal Investigator Start Year Funding Agency Focus Area
Development of Tools for Automatic Term Extraction and RDFization of Agriculture Terms with Focus on Crops sub domain Dr. Niladri chatterjee 2016 Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Govt. of India RDFization of Agriculture Terms, Crops sub domain
To develop nutritional package to elderly people based upon traditional food practices using post harvest technology (fruit and vegetables as supplement) in the Nagwain area of Distt., Mandi, HP Dr. J R Thakur, Society for Technology and Development, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh 2014 Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India Traditional food
Comparative genome and transcriptome analysis of Magnaporthe (Blast Fungus) isolates from rice and non- rice hosts Dr. Johannes B Manjrekar, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, M. S. University of Baroda, Gujarat 2014 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Transcriptome analysis of Blast Fungus
Cloning of nematicidal protein encoding cry genes from IndiaComputational Core for Plant Metabolomicsn isolate of Bt and their expression in tomato Dr. Balasubramani Venkatasamy, Professor, Department of Plant Biotechnology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore 2015 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Cry gene cloning
Characterization and molecular mapping of aphid (Rhopalosiphum maidis Fitch.) resistance in barley Dr. Beant Singh, Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 2015 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Insect resistant plant
Centre of Excellence on Germplasm Enhancement for Crop Architecture and Defensive Traits in Brassica juncea L. Czern and Coss Dr. Surinder Singh Banga, Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 2013 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Defensivequality in Brassica juncea
Understanding heat and drought tolerance mechanism in lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) and its improvement by over-expression of antioxidant genes Dr. Awadhesh Kumar Pal, Assistant Professor, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Nadia, West Bengal 2014 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Biotic stress tolerance screening in lentils
Pyramiding multiple resistance genes (Ty, Ph and Mi) in high yielding varieties of tomato through MAS Dr. Major Singh Dhaliwal, Additional Director, Research (Horticulture & Food Science), Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 2013 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Multiple resistance genes in tomato varieties
Marker Assisted Introgression of QTLs Controlling Heat Tolerance related traits into elite rice genotypes of Tamil Nadu for adaptation to climate change Dr. Dhashnamurthi Vijayalakshmi, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore 2015 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Climate suitable rice
 Marker assisted breeding for development of gynoecious Indian cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) lines Dr. Tusar Kanti Behera, Principal Scientist, Plant Pathology, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 2013 Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India Marker assisted cucumber

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