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Environment Science      (16 scientists)

Dr Shiv Prasad


Field of Specialisation : Ecology, Pollution monitoring, GHG mitigation, Biofuels

Dr Shiv Prasad

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Purvanchal University, Jaunpur, UP, India

Ph.D : ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Environment Science

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   6

   Ph.D :   3

Pooja Divya, Shiv Prasad, Bhupinder Singh, Manoj Shrivastava, Subhash Babu, Ananta Vashisth, C Avinash (2024). Effect of bioaugmented Linz-Donawitz slag and biochar on physiological and yield attributes of wheat (Triticum aestivum), Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 94(1):21-25 (NAAS rating: 6,40)
Prasad, S., Yadav, K.K., Kumar, S., Pandita, P., Bhutto, J.K., Alreshidi, M.A., Ravindran, B., Yaseen, Z.M., Osman, S.M. and Cabral-Pinto, M.M. (2024). Review on biofuel production: Sustainable development scenario, environment, and climate change perspectives- A sustainable approach, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2(2):111996. (NAAS rating: 13.70)

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

  1. S Prasad, A Singh, HC Joshi (2007). Ethanol as an alternative fuel from agricultural, industrial and urban residues. Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 50 (1), 1-39 (NASS rating: 19.20)
  2. S Prasad, A Singh, NE Korres, D Rathore, S Sevda, D Pant (2020). Sustainable utilization of crop residues for energy generation: A life cycle assessment (LCA) perspective. Bioresource Technology, 122964 (NASS rating: 17.40)
  3. S Prasad, S Kumar, KK Yadav, J Choudhry, H Kamyab, QV Bach (2020). Screening and evaluation of cellulytic fungal strains for saccharification and bioethanol production from rice residue. Energy 190, 116422 (NASS rating: 15.00)
  4. S Prasad, KK Yadav, S Kumar, N Gupta, S Rezania, N Radwan, J Alam (2021). Chromium contamination and effect on environmental health and its remediation: A sustainable approaches, Journal of Environmental Management 285, 112174. [NAAS rating: 14.70]
  5. S Kumar, S Prasad, M Shrivastava, A Bhatia, S Islam, KK Yadav, SK Kharia, A Dass, Neha Gupta, S Yadav, and Cabral-Pinto (2022). Appraisal of probabilistic levels of toxic metals and health risk in cultivated and marketed vegetables in urban and peri-urban areas of Delhi, India. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 92,103863. (NASS rating:10.30)
  6. S Prasad, Mahesh K Malav, S. Kumar, Anoop Singh, D. Pant, S. Radhakrishnan (2018). Enhancement of bio-ethanol production potential of wheat straw by reducing furfural and 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF). Bioresource Technology Reports 4: 50-56. IF 5.06 (NASS rating: 11.06)
  7. Sheetal KR, S Prasad, PS Renjith (2019). Effect of cultivar variation and Pichia stipitis NCIM 3498 on cellulosic ethanol production from rice straw" Biomass & Bioenergy, 127, 105253 (NASS rating: 12.00)
  8. S Prasad, A Singh, N Jain, HC Joshi (2007). Ethanol production from sweet sorghum syrup for utilization as automotive fuel in India. Energy & Fuels 21 (4), 2415-2420 (NASS rating:11.30)
  9. S Prasad, K Amit, KS Muralikrishna (2014). Biofuels production: a sustainable solution to combat climate change. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 84 (12), 1443-1452 (NASS rating: 6.37)
  10. S Prasad, HC Joshi, N Jain, R Kaushik (2006). Screening and identification of forage sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) cultivars for ethanol production from stalk juice, Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 76 (9), 557-60 (NASS rating: 6.37)

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

  1. Screening of sorghum cultivars for their ethanol production potential
  1. Evaluation of rice cultivars straws (biomass) for their ethanol production potential
  1. Screening of suitable yeast/bacterial strains and optimization of process technologies for ethanol production from sorghum syrup/crop residues
  1. Air pollution monitoring and development of the index for air pollution tolerance (APTI) for selected crops, vegetables & trees species
  1. Methodologies for mitigating methane & nitrous oxide emissions from the rice-wheat cropping system

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad Puruskar-2014 for Technical books in Hindi in Agricultural and Allied Sciences on Paryavaran, Jalvayu Parivartan Avam Krishi, received on ICAR Award Ceremony 25 July 2015 at Patna. <http://www.icar.org.in/files/ICAR-Citations-2014.pdf>
  1. RCR 30 in 30 Best Paper Award (2019) <https://www.journals.elsevier.com/resources-conservation-and-recycling/news/celebrate-30-years-of-resources-conservation-recycling> (30 influential papers in the past 30 years of RCR)
  1. K.R. Sheetal, S. Prasad, N. Gupta & Lata received Arya Bhatt Award for the best product by Vigyan Bharti, 3rd National Conference on Innovation in Indian Science, Engineering & Technology, 25-27 Feb 2013, New Delhi-110012.
  1. NESA FELLOWSHIP OF YEAR AWARD-2022 by National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi, Received on 30th November 2022 at Auditorium, Goa University, Taleigao Plateau, Goa.
  1. Received 'Distinguished Researcher in Ecology Award-2022' at 8th Annual Science & Technology Meet-ASTM 2022, hosted by Centre for Adv. Res. & Design of Venus International Foundation, Chennai, INDIA. <https://viraw.info/2022/agriculture/ecology.html>