Institutional Projects

SL.NO Project Title Principal Investigator Co-Principal Investigator(s)
 Genomics and Bioinformatics
1 Identification and characterization of drought-responsive genes of wild chickpea (Cicer microphyllum) Dr. Anil K. Singh Dr. V.P. Bhadana
2 Identification of genes/QTLs for heat tolerance in lentil Dr. Anil K. Singh  –
3 Understanding the mechanisms of aluminum (Al) toxicity tolerance in horse gram, chickpea and finger millet. Dr. Anil K. Singh Dr. S.K. Bishi
Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Dr. Madan Kumar
4 Molecular characterization of the Major Histocompatibility  Complex (MHC) genes of indigenous pig (Sus scrofa) Dr. S. Naskar Dr. Anil K Singh
Dr. Sanjay K Gupta
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
Dr. Santanu Banik (ICAR-NRC on Pig, Guwahati)m
Dr. Pranab J Das (ICAR-NRC on Pig, Guwahati)
 Translational Research for Crop Improvement
5 Introgression of genes/ QTLs for drought tolerance and efficient phosphorus uptake in rice using MAS Dr. V.P. Bhadana Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Dr. Sujatha T. P.
Dr. S. K. Bishi
Dr. Madan Kumar
Mr. Kishor U. Tribhuvan
6 Identification and mapping of novel genes/QTLs for phosphorus uptake and use efficiency in rice Dr. B.K. Singh Dr. VP Bhadana 

Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Dr. Madan Kumar

7 Identification of Genes/QTLs responsible for zinc homeostasis in rice Dr. Madan Kumar Dr. B. K. Singh
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Dr. S.K. Bishi
Dr. Sujata T.P.
8 Molecular mapping of QTLs for early plant vigour, early maturity and harvest index traits in lentil Dr. A. Pandey Dr. S. Kumar
Dr. K. Tripathy
Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. Madan Kumar
Dr. VP Bhadana
9 Ideotype breeding in horse gram for Jharkhand region Dr. Sudhir Kumar    

 

Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
Dr. Madan Kumar
10 Elucidating the biochemical and molecular basis of climate resilient rice with low glycemic index Dr. S.K. Bishi Dr. Avinash Pandey
Dr. Madan Kumar
Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
11 Decoding the molecular mechanisms of molybdenum metabolism in Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L) under acidic soil conditions Dr. Sujatha T.P. Dr. Avinsah Pandey
Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
12 Identification of genes/QTLs for tolerance to pod borer (Helicoverpa armigera) in pigeon pea Mr. Kishor U. Tribhuvan Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
Dr. Sudhir Kumar
13 Development of transcriptome based resources for indigenous agri-horticultural crops of eastern India Dr. B.K. Singh  
Biotechnological Interventions for Fish Health Management
14 Development and evaluation of the efficacy of novel nanoparticles for enhancing yield in rice and Indian major carp Dr. B. Sarkar Dr. S.K. Gupta, Dr. A.K. Singh
Dr. B.K. Singh
Dr. Sujit Bishi
Dr. Sujatha T.P.
Dr. Arnab Roy Choudhury
Dr. V.P. Bhadana
15 Evaluation of extrinsic and intrinsic parameters for sustainable breeding and culture of Clarias magur in captivity Dr. S.K. Gupta Dr. Biplab Sarkar
Dr. Soumen Naskar