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Nematology      (15 scientists)

Dr Matiyar Rahaman Khan


Field of Specialisation : Nematode Biosystematics and Management

Dr Matiyar Rahaman Khan

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Indian Agricultural Research Institute

Ph.D : Indian Agricultural Research Institute

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Nematology

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   15

   Ph.D :   13

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

  1. Khan, M.R., Handoo, Z.A. Rao, Uma, Rao, S.B., Prasad, J.S. (2012). Observations on the foliar nematode, Aphelenchoides besseyi, infecting tuberose and rice in India. Journal of Nematology 44(4):399-406.(NAAS: 7.48)
  2. Saha, T. and Khan, M.R. (2017). Evaluation of tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.) genotypes against the nematode, Meloidogyne incognita race 2. Allelopathy Journal, 40(2): 187-196. [NAAS: 7.05; IF 1.05]
  3. Phani. V, Somvanshi, V.S, Uma Rao and Khan, M.R. (2018). Paratylenchus jasmineae sp. n. (Nematoda: Paratylenchinae) from rhizosphere of Jasminum sambac in India. Nematology, DOI: 10.1163/15685411-00003227. (NAAS: 7.49)
  4. Khan, M.R., Pal, S., Singh, A., Patel, A.D; Patel, B.A., Ghule, T.M. and Phani, V. (2018). Further observations on Meloidogyne indica Whitehead, 1968 from India. Pak. J. Zool.doi.org/10.17582/journal.pjz/2018.50.6.2009.2017 [NAAS: 6.69; IF 0.69].
  5. Khan, M.R., Victor Phani, Chauhan, K., Somvanshi, V.S., Pervez, R. and Walia, R.K. (2019). Redescription and molecular characterisation of Hemicriconemoides rosae Rathour, Sharma, Singh & Ganguly, 2003 from rhizosphere of sugarcane in India. Nematology, 21:767-768. (NAAS: 7.49).
  6. Mondal, S., Ghosh, S., Mukherjee, A., Khan, M.R. (2020). Ecological analysis of nematodes associated with vegetable-maize cropping system at Dhapa, Kolkata (India). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, 23: 942–949. (NAAS: 7.58).
  7. Dutta A., Mandal A., Kundu A., Malik M., Chaudhary A., Khan M.R., Shanmugam V., Rao Uma, Saha, S., Patanjali N., Kumar R., Kumar A., Dash S., Singh P. K., and Singh, A. (2021). Deciphering the behavioral response of Meloidogyne incognita and Fusarium oxysporum toward mustard essential oil. Frontiers in Plant Science 12: Available at https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpls.2021.714730,DOI=10.3389/fpls.2021.714730 (F093 _NAAS: 12.63).
  8. Mondal, S., Ghosh, S., Pari, A., Bhattacharyya, K., Bhowmick, A.R., Khan, M.R., Mukherjee, A. (2022). Unveiling the drivers of nematode community structure and function across rice agroecosystems. Applied Soil Ecology, vol. 182, doi.org/10.1016/j.apsoil.2022.104715 [A257_NAAS: 11.51]
  9. Waghmare, C., Somvanshi, V.S. and Khan, M.R. (2022). Characterisation of Ficophagus virens (Bartholomaeus, Davies, Kanzaki, Ye & Giblin-Davis, 2009) Davies & Bartholomaeus, 2015 from Ficus virens (Moraceae) in India with a tabular key for the Indian species of Ficophagus. Nematology 24: 747-762 (N038_NAAS: 7.49).
  10. Vyshali, G., Singh Somvanshi, V., Islam, M. N., Kundu, A., & Rahaman Khan, M. (2023). Ditylenchus rafiqi n. sp. from pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) from India with a tabular key for the species known from India, Nematology (published online ahead of print 2023). doi: https://doi.org/10.1163/15685411-bja10226 (N038_NAAS: 7.49)

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. Mangement Technologies for floral malady of tuberose
  1. A simple technique for preservation of female perineal pattern of Meloidogyne
  1. Initiated Nematode Awareness Day 7th July since 2007 (BCKV, West Bengal)
  1. Established Plant Health Clinic at BCKV, West Bengal
  1. Popularized foliar nematode (Aphelenchoides besseyi) tolerant tuberose cv Prajwal in West Bengal

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Young Scientist Award 2005
  1. Fellow, National Academy of Biological Sciences
  1. Fellows, Nematological Society of India, Society of Plant Protection Sciences
  1. Fellow, Association for Advancement in Plant Protection
  1. Chief Editor, Asian Journal of Nematology, Founder Editor, The Journal of Plant Protection Sciences