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Agricultural Physics      (13 scientists)

Dr Ananta Vashisth


Field of Specialisation : Physics, Biophysics, Agricultural Meteorology, crop yield forecast model

Dr Ananta Vashisth

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand

Ph.D : Indian Agricultural Research Insitute, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Agricultural Physics

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   Seven

   Ph.D :   Two

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Vashisth, Ananta, Goyal, Avinash and Krishanan, P (2020). Effect of weather variability on growth and yield of wheat crop under semi arid region of India, Journal of Agrometeorology; 22 (2): 124-131 (NAAS Score 6.56)
  2. Vashisth, Ananta and Joshi D. K. (2017). Growth characteristics of maize seeds exposed to magnetic field Bioelectromagnetics 38 (2): 151157 (NAAS Score 8.00)
  3. Meena, Rekha, Vashisth, Ananta, Singh, R., Singh, Balraj and Manjaih K. M. (2014). Study on change in microenvironment under different colour shade nets and its impact on yield of spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.) Journal of Agrometeorology 16 (1) : 104-111 (NAAS Score 6.56)
  4. Vashisth, Ananta, Meena, Neetu, Joshi, D. K. and Singh, R. (2013). Biophysical and growth parameters in relation to yield in sunflower (Helianthus annuus). Indian Journal of Agricultural Science: 83 (2):237-39(NAAS Score 6.23)
  5. Kumar, Jitendra, Vashisth, Ananta, Sehagal, V. K. and Gupta, V. K. (2013). Assessment of aphid infestation in mustard by hyperspectral remote sensing. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing. 41(1):83-90 (NAAS Score 6.81
  6. Vashisth, Ananta, Jain, A. K., Das,D. K., Joshi,D. K., Sharma, P. K., Baloda, R. and R. Singh (2012). Effect of weather variability on growth characteristics and seed yield of Soybean crop. Journal of Agrometeorology 14: 100-106. (NAAS Score 6.56)
  7. Vashisth, Ananta, Chakravarty, N. V. K., Bhagavati, G. and Sharma, P. K. (2011). Effect of variable weather conditions on aphid infestation and crop growth of Mustard crop. Journal of Agrometeorology 13(1): 75-76(NAAS Score 6.56)
  8. Vashisth, Ananta and Nagarajan, S. (2010). Effect on germination and early growth characteristics in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seeds exposed to static magnetic field. Journal of Plant Physiology 167:149156 (NAAS Score 8.08
  9. Vashisth, Ananta and Nagarajan, S. (2010). Characterization of water distribution and activities of enzymes during germination in magnetically-exposed maize (Zea mays L) seeds. Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics 47:311-318. (NAAS Score 6.39)
  10. Vashisth, Ananta and Nagarajan, S. (2008). Exposure of seeds to static magnetic field enhances germination and early growth characteristics in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Bioelectromagnetics 29(7): 571 578 (NAAS Score 8.00)

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. 2013 most influential Bioelectromagnetics Journal paper Citation Award from Bioelectromagnetics Society of USA in 2014
  1. Distinguished Scientist Awards by Venus International Foundation in 2017
  1. Outstanding scientist award by Society of Tropical Agriculture, India in 2018
  1. Women Researcher Award by VDGOOD Professional Association, India in 2020
  1. Best paper presentation award in 2018, 2017, 2016, 2012, 2010, 2009 and 2008