Research Areas

Plant Pathology

Plant physiology and biochemistry

Cytogenetics, Plant genetic diversity, Molecular Biology and Plant Biochemistry

Plant Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation Biology

Microbiology and Microbial Ecology

Seed dormancy, Biopriming of seeds using PGPR for germination improvement and disease control

Cyto-genetical studies, Molecular Biology & Ethnobotany

Plant Taxonomy (especially Angiosperm and Pteridophyte)

Plant Ecology; Ethno-botany; Biodiversity and Conservation; GIS and RS; and Tissue Culture

Physiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of plant abiotic stress and Phytonanotechnology.

Plant (Microbe interaction with special emphasis on endophytes and mycorrhizae)

Microbial diversity with special interest in diversity and ecology of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) es- pecially, in pristine forests and cultivated areas.

Angiosperm taxonomy, Biodiversity and Conservation, Ethnob- otany, Cryptobotany