Awards:

  • M.S. Pavagi Memorial Lecture Award. 2011.Dr V.V.Datar by Indian Phytopathological Society for 2011.

 

Publications (2010 onwards)
International Journal -

  • Shukla AK, Upadhyay SK, Mishra M, Saurabh S, Singh R, Singh H, Thakur N, Rai P, Pandey P, Hans AL, Srivastava S, Rajapure V, Yadav SK, Singh MK, Kumar J, Chandrashekar K. et al. (2016) Expression of an insecticidal fern protein in cotton protects against whitefly. Nature biotechnology. 34: 1046-51.
  • Saha Sand TK Behera (2015). Standardization of techniques for in vitro multiplication of gynoecious line in bitter gourd. Vegetos- An International Journal of Plant Research, 28 (4): 48-53.
  • Upadhyay SK, S Sharma, H Singh, S Dixit, PC Verma PC, Chandrashekar K (2015) Whitefly Genome Expression Reveals Host-Symbiont Interaction in Amino Acid Biosynthesis. PLoS ONE 10(5):e0126751.
  • Baranwal VK, Sharma SK, Khurana D, Verma R (2014) Sequence analysis of shorter than genome length episomal Banana streak OL virus like sequences isolated from banana in India. Virus Genes, 48 (1): 120-127.
  • Sharma SK, Mitra, SK (2014) An overview of biodiversity in papaya in India with future prospects. Acta Horticulturae 1022:149-155.
  • Thakur N, Upadhyay SK, Verma PC, Chandrashekar K, Tuli R, Singh PK (2014) Enhanced Whitefly Resistance in Transgenic Tobacco Plants Expressing Double Stranded RNA of v-ATPase A Gene. PLoSONE9(3): e87235
  • Verma R, Gaikwad P, Mungekar D, Tripathi S, Datar VV, Singh JJ (2014) First report of mixed infection of Papaya ringspot virus and phytoplasma in papaya in India. Journal of Plant Pathology 96 (2):438.
  • Dixit S, Upadhyay SK, Singh H, Sidhu OP, Verma PC, Chandrashekar K (2013) Enhanced Methanol Production in Plants Provides Broad Spectrum Insect Resistance.PLoSONE8(11):e79664. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0079664.
  • Upadhyay SK, Dixit S, Sharma S, Singh H, Kumar J, Verma PC, Chandrashekar K (2013) si RNA Machineryin Whitefly (Bemisiatabaci). PLoS ONE8(12): e83692.
  • Verma R, Mungekar D, Gaikwad P, Tomer SPS, Datar VV (2012) First report of a phytoplasma associated with an axillary shoot proliferation disease in papaya in India. New Disease Reports, 25, 18.
  • Chavan VM, Tomer SPS, Dhale MG (2010) Management of Papaya ringspot virus (PRSV-P) of papaya under Pune conditions. Acta Horticulturae 851:447-452.
  • Sharma SK, Zote KK, Kadam UM, Tomar SPS, Dhale MG, Sonawane AU (2010) Integrated Management of Papaya Ringspot Virus. Acta Horticulturae 851: 473-480.
  • Sharma SK, Zote KK, Kadam UM, Tomar SPS and Sonawane AU 2010. Economics of papaya cultivation at farmers' fields. Acta Hort. (ISHS) 851:53-60.

 

National Journal –

  • Sharma, SK and K Chandrashekar (2016)Yield estimation in papaya. Indian Journal of Horticulture73 (3):427- 429.
  • Saha S, Kalia P, Sureja AK, Srivastava A (2016) Genetic analysis of bioactive compounds and antioxidant properties in lettuce (Lactuca sativa). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 86 (11): 1471–6.
  • Saha S, P Kalia, AK Sureja and S. Sarkar (2016) Breeding tropical carrots (Daucuscarota) for enhanced nutrition and high temperature stress. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 86(7):  
  • Shashank PR, SS Suroshe,  PK Singh,  K Chandrashekar,  SM Nebapure  and  NM Meshram (2016) Report of invasive tomato leaf miner, Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) from northern India. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 86 (12): 1635–6.
  • Swati S, P Kalia, AK Sureja, P Singhal and S Sarkar (2015) Evaluation of European carrot genotypes for their nutritive characters. Indian Journal of Horticulture. 72(4): 506-509.
  • Swati S and TK Behera (2015) Studies on standardization of acclimatization of micro-propagated bitter gourd (Momordica charantia) plants. Indian Journal ofAgricultural Sciences. 85(5):645-648.
  • Chavan, VM, K Chandrashekar and AB Bhosle(2015) Population dynamics of thrips species infecting vegetable crops in Maharashtra. Indian journal of plant Protection. 43 (3): 370-374.
  • Shashank PR, K Chandrashekar, NM Meshram, and K Sreedevi (2015).  Occurrence of Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) an invasive pest from India. Indian Journal of Entomology, 77(4): 323-329.
  • Chavan, VM, AB Bosle and K Chandrashekar (2015) Status of thrips as vectors of tospo viruses infecting important vegetable crops in Maharashtra. Journal of Insect Science, 28 (2): 159-167.
  • Chandrashekar K, VM Chavan, SK Sharma, AB Bhosle (2015) Management of PRSV-P in papaya through time of planting and border cropping. Indian Journal of Horticulture72:423- 425.
  • Datar VV, VM Chavan, R Verma, D Mungekar, P Gaikwad and Tripathi S (2014) Survey and Identification of Citrus Greening Bacterium from multiple locations in Maharashtra. Journal of Plant Disease Sciences 9: 60-63.
  • Chavan VM, K Chandrashekar K and ABBhosle (2014) Occasional occurrence of Gynaikothrip suzeli Zimmerman on tomato. Current Biotica 8: 86-88.
  • Chavan VM and KS Pagire(2013) Effect of newer insecticides against whitefly(Bemisia tabaci Genn.), a vector of yellow vein mosaic virus on okra. Journal of Agricultural Research and Technology 38: 59-68.
  • Datar VV, KK Zote, R Verma, S Tripathi and SPS Tomer(2013) Field evaluation of papaya cultivars/ lines for Papaya ringspot virus. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology43:481-483.
  • Gaikwad P, D Mungekar, R Verma, V Datar and PB Nawale (2013) Combined incidence of two viruses-Banana streak virus (BSV) and Banana bunchy top virus (BBTV) in banana cv Lal velachi, belonging to AAB genotype. Journal of Mycology Plant Pathology43: 381-382.
  • Mendi H,VM Chavan(2013) Efficacy of some newer insecticides in controlling leaf miner (LiriomyzatrifolliBurgess) and fruit fly (BactroceracucurbitaeCoq.) on cucumber.  Journal of Agricultural Research and Technology 38: 55-59.
  • Mendi H, Chavan VM (2012) Studies on biology and bionomics of cucumber leaf miner (LiriomyzatrifolliBurgess). Journal of Agricultural Research and Technology, 37:159-160.
  • Verma R, P Gaikwad, Mungekar D, Tomer SPS, Nawale PB, Singh J (2012) Occurrence of two RNAviruses- Cucumber mosaic virus (CMV) and Groundnut bud necrosis virus (GBNV) in tomato under natural conditions. Journal of Mycology Plant Pathology 42: 347-352.
  • Verma R, Mungekar D, P Gaikwad P and SPSTomer (2012)Molecular characterizations of Banana Streak Virus isolate from banana cultivar KanchiKela of ABB genotype. Journal of Mycology Plant Pathology 42: 124-127.
  • Datar VV (2011) Integrated management of papaya ringspot virus in papaya. Indian Phytopathology65: 12-17.
  • Sharma SK and KK Zote (2010) Effect of adoption of papaya ringspot virus management technology on economics of papaya cultivation. Indian Journal of Horticulture67: 456-462.
  • Sharma SK andKK Zote(2010) MULBERRY – A Multi-Purpose Tree Species for varied climate. Range Management. & Agroforestry31: 97-101.
  • Pandey VL and SK Sharma (2010) Determinants of Adoption of Viral Management Technology in Papaya Cultivation. Journal of Quantitative Economics 8: 159-164.

 

Book chapters

  • Sharma, SK and S Tripathi (2016) Resistance against Papaya Ringspot Virus in Vasconcellea Species: Present and Potential uses. In: RK Gaur et al. (eds), Plant Viruses: Evolution and Management, Springer Singapore,13 P: 215-230.
  • Tripathi S, BL Patil and Raj Verma (2016) Viral Diseases of Banana and Their Management. In: RK Gaur et al. (eds), Plant Viruses: Evolution and Management, P: 289-308.
  • Tripathi S, L Castro, G Fermin and P Tennant (2015) Advances in Papaya Genomics. In: OmicsTechnologies and Crop Improvement. NoureddineBenkebliaed. CRC Press.Taylor& Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, USA. pp219-270.
  • Sharma SK and S Tripathi (2014) Overcoming limitations of resistance breeding in Carrica papaya L. In: Plant Virus-Host Interaction: Molecular Approaches and Viral Evolution. Gaur R K, Hohn T, Sharma P eds. Elsevier Inc., Amsterdam, Netherland. pp 177-191.
  • Wall MM and STripathi (2014) Papaya nutritional analysis. In: Genetics and Genomics of Papaya. Plant Genetics and Genomics: Crops and Models. Ray Ming & Paul H Moore eds. Springer Science + Business Media, New York, USA. Pp 377-390.
  • Sharma SK (2013)Jujube. In: Biodiversity of Horticultural Crops (Vol4). Peter KVed. Astral International Pvt Ltd New Delhi. pp 167-189.
  • Sharma SK (2013)Papaya. In: Biodiversity of Horticultural Crops (Vol 4). Peter KV ed. Astral International Pvt Ltd, New Delhi. pp 189-203.
  • Sharma SK (2013)Papaya. In: Fruit Production in India. Dhillon WS ed. Narendra Publishing House, New Delhi. pp: 431-450.

 

Popular Articles

  • Shashank PR, Suroshe SS, Chandrashekar K, Meshram NM and Kalleshwaraswamy CM (2016) Rapid action plan for South American tomato pinworm: an invasive pest. ICAR NEWS.  April-June 2016, Volume 22 No. 2 PP 24-28.
  • Sharma SK(2015) विषानू जन्य रोगांसाठी सहनशील पपई जाती विकसित. Agrovon, Pune, 19.10.2015. PP.6. 
  • Sharma SK(2015) पपीते की खेती से संबंधित किसानों के प्रश्न एवं उनके उत्तर. PrasarDoot,19(2): 47-49.
  • Sharma SK(2015) भारत में पपीते का उत्पादन, बाजार तथा निर्यात की संभावनाएं. FalPhool, 36(3): 24-26.
  • Saha S, S Tripathi, R Verma and K Chandrashekar. 2015. सब्जी फसलों में विषाणु जनित रोगों के प्रबंधन के लिए सीमा फसल की भूमिका. PrasarDoot,20(4): 14-15.
  • Saha, S, P Kalia and AK Sureja. 2015. सलाद की व्यावसायिक खेती. FalPhool,36(5): 29-31

 

Technical/ Extension bulletins:

  • Datar VV, SK Sharma, RVerma, S Tripathi, K Chandrashekar and OP Meena (2014) Papayewaril ring spot golthipkyachyavishanurogacheekatmikniyantran. Technical bulletin (Marathi.), IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Datar VV, R Verma and S Tripathi (2014) IARI Regional station, Pune celebrating 75 years of Plant Virus Research (1939-2014) Technical bulletin (English), IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Verma R, S Tripathi, VV Datar, PB Nawale and SS Kushwah (2014) Dhobalimirchiwarilvishanurog vatyanchevyavasthapan. Technical bulletin (Marathi), IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Verma R, S Tripathi, VV Datar, PB Nawaleand SS Kushwah (2014) Kalingadawaryenara kali karpa (bud necrosis) vishanurog vatyanchevyavasthapan. Technical bulletin (Marathi), IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Verma R, S Tripathi, VV Datar, PB Nawale andSS KushwahS (2014) Tomato pikawaryenarevishanurog vaty anchevyavasthapan. Technical bulletin (Marathi), IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Chavan VM, VV Datar, RS Darade and LR Sonke (2012)Nimbuvargiyaphalawrukshoyon par ane wale citrus tristezavishanurogewamuskasamekitprabandhan. Technical bulletin (Hindi) of IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Chavan VM, VV Datar and LR Sonke (2012) Nimbuvargiyaphalawrukshoyon par citrus greening rogewamuskavyawasthapan. Technical bulletin (Hindi) of IARI Regional Station, Pune.
  • Datar VV, VM Chavan, SK Sharma, R Verma and SPS,Tomer (2012) Papita Ring Spot vishanurogkasamekitprabhandhan. Technical bulletin (Hindi), IARI, Regional Station, Pune.
  • VermaR,VV Datar, SPS Tomer and Nawale (2012)Tamatarkiphasal par aanewalevishanurogevaunakavyasathapan. Technical bulletin (Hindi), IARI, Regional Station, Pune.
  • Verma R, VV Datar, SPS Tomer and PBNawale (2012). Tomato pikavaryenarevishanurogvatyanchevyasthapan. Technical bulletin (Marathi), IARI, Regional Station, Pune.