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Vegetable Science      (17 scientists)

Dr Shrawan Singh


Field of Specialisation : Vegetable Science (Cauliflower and Tropical Broccoli)

Dr Shrawan Singh

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Rajasthan Agricultural Universtiy, Bikaner, Rajasthan

Ph.D : Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Vegetable Science

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

   Ph.D :   -

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

  1. Singh, Shrawan*, Kalia, P., Meena, R.K., Mangal, M. and Islam, S.Saha, S., and Tomar, B.S. (2019). Genetics and Expression analysis of Anthocyanin accumulation in curd portion of Sicilian Purple to facilitate biofortification of Indian cauliflower. Frontiers in Plant Science doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019. 01766
  2. Kalia, P., Mangal M., Singh, Shrawan*, Chug, C., Mishra, S. and Chaudhary, S.P. (2019). Morphological and molecular changes on cytoplasmic male sterility (CMS) introgression in Asiatic carrot (Daucus carota L.). Planta, 250(2): 507-518
  3. Singh, Shrawan*, Swain, S., Singh, D. R., Salim, K.M., Nayak, D., Roy, S.D. (2015). Changes in phytochem icals, anti-nutrients and antioxidant activity in leafy vegetables by microwave boiling with normal and 5% NaCl solution. Food Chemistry, 176:244-253.
  4. Singh, Shrawan*, Swain, S., Nisha, M., Banu, V.S., Singh, D.R. and Roy, S.D. (2015). Changes in lycopene, total carotenoid and anti-radical activity in teasel gourd [Momordica subangulata ssp. renigera (G. Don) de Wilde] fruit fractions at different stages of maturity. Industrial Crops and Products,�73: 154-163.
  5. Singh, Shrawan*, Singh, D. R., Banu, V. S., Avinash N. (2014). Functional constituents (micronutrients and phytochemicals) and antioxidant activity of Centella asiatica (L.) Urban leaves. Industrial Crops and Products, 61: 115�119
  6. Singh, Shrawan*, Singh, L.B, Singh, D. R, Chand, Subash, zamir Ahmed, S.K and Dam Roy, S. (2018). Indigenous vegetable plants in food, nutritional and ecosystem security of vulnerable communities in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. Food Security. 10(5);1173-1189.
  7. Singh Shrawan*, Singh D. R., Salim M. K., Singh, L.B., Srivastava, A. and Srivastava R. C. (2011). Estimation of proximate composition, micronutrients and phytochemical compounds in traditional vegetables from Andaman & Nicobar Islands. International Journal of Food Science and Nutrition 62 (7), 765-773
  8. Singh, Shrawan, Gautham, R.K, Singh, D.R, Sharma, T.V.R.S, and Roy, S. D. (2014). Genetic approaches for mitigating losses caused by bacterial wilt of tomato in tropical islands. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 143(2): 205-221
  9. Singh, Shrawan*, Sharma, S. R., Kalia, P., Sharma, P., Kumar V., Deshmukh, and Sharma, T. R. (2012). Molecular mapping of the downy mildew resistance gene Ppa3 in cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis L.). Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 87 (2) 137143
  10. Singh, Shrawan*, Sharma, S. R., Kalia, P., Sharma, P., Kumar V. and Kumar R., Meena, B. L. Kumar and Sharma, T. R. (2013). Screening of cauliflower (Brassica oleracea L. var. botrytis L.) germplasm for resistance to downy mildew [Hyaloperonospora parasitica Constant (Pers.:Fr) Fr.] and designing appropriate multiple resistance breeding strategies. Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 88 (1) 103109

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

  1. Varieties : Amaranth - CIARI Lal Marsha and CIARI Harita; Broad dhaniya (Eryngium fietidum)- CARI Broad Dhaniya; Indian Spinach (Poi) - CARI Poi Selection (green) and CIARI Shan (red)
  1. Genetic stock - Cauliflower : BR-2 (downy mildew resistance), Brinjal - CARI Brinjal-1 (bacterial wilt resistance)
  1. Hybrid : Cauliflower : Pusa Cauliflower Hybrid-3 (Identified for release for NCT region)
  1. Technologies: 1. Rainshelter technology for growing vegetables in Andaman Island; 2. Grafting on Wild Brinjal and growing media for bacterial wilt; 3. In vitro screening for root knot resistance for carrot
  1. CMS lines in Indian cauliflower, tropical broccoli and tropical cabbage and Molecular markers for detection of CMS system in Indian cauliflower

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. ICAR - Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Award for Outstanding Research in Tribal Farming Region 2012
  1. CIARI - Best Scientist Award 2014 (by institute)
  1. CIARI - Best Research Paper Award 2015 (by institute for highest rating paper)
  1. Fellowship of International Society of Noni Science, Chennai (2019)
  1. DST- SERB - ECRA (2018) for Mapping and marker assisted breeding of Alternaria leaf spot resistance in cauliflower