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Environment Science      (16 scientists)

Dr Chandan Kumar Gupta


Field of Specialisation : Heavy metal phytoremediation, Plant nutrient analysis, Seed Physiology, Grassland and Rangeland management

Dr Chandan Kumar Gupta

Sr. Scientist

M.Sc. : Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

Ph.D : Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

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No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   01

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

  1. Gupta CK and Singh B (2017) Uninhibited biosynthesis and release of phytosiderophores in the presence of heavy metal (HM) favors HM remediation. Environ Sci Pollut Res DOI 10.1007/s11356-017-8636-y. (NAAS rating: 11.19)
  2. Thakur M, Praveen S, Pandurang R. Divte, Mitra R, Kumar M, Chandan Kumar Gupta, Kalidindi U, Bansal R, Roy S, Anand A, Singh B (2022) Metal tolerance in plants: Molecular and physicochemical interface determines the “not so heavy effect” of heavy metals, Chemosphere. 287(1), 131957 (NAAS rating:14.94)
  3. D.Vijay, C.K. Gupta and D.R. (2017) Innovative technologies for quality seed production and vegetative multiplication in forage grasses. Curr. Sci. 114 (1). 148-154(NAAS rating: 7.17)
  4. Maity A., N. Natarajan, M. Pastor, D. Vijay, C. K. Gupta and V. K. Wasnik (2018) Nanoparticles influence seed germination traits and seed pathogen infection rate in sorghum (Sorghum bicolour) and cowpea (Vignaunguiculata). J. Environ. Biol. 56: 363-372. (NAAS rating: 6.70)
  5. Vinod Kumar Wasnik,A. Maity, D. Vijay, S. R. Kantwa, C.K. Gupta and Vikas Kumar. 2016. Efficacy of different herbicides on weed flora of berseem (Trifoliumalexandrinum L.) Range Management and Agro forestry. 38 (2): 221-226(NAAS rating: 6.58)
  6. Maity A., D. Vijay, S. K. Sing and C. K. Gupta. 2017 Layered pelleting of seed with nutrient enriched soil enhances seed germination in dinanath grass (Pennisetumpedicellatum). Range Management and Agro forestry. 38. 70-75 (NAAS rating: 6.58)
  7. R Verma, D Vijay, CK Gupta and DR Malaviya (2014) Seed quality enhancement of oat (Avena sativa L.) varieties through priming. Range Management and Agroforestry (ISSN 0971-2070) 35 (1), 144-150. (NAAS rating: 6.58)
  8. Manjunatha N, M. Prajapati, Vijay D., A. Maity, V. K. Wasnik, C. K.Gupta and S. S. Parmar, 2018, Effect of Cupric oxide and Zinc oxide nanoparticles on seed mycoflora and seed quality of fodder crops. Journal of Environmental Biology. 39 (6): 973-979. (NAAS rating: 6.70)
  9. A. Maity, D. Vijay, C. K. Gupta, S. K. Singh, V. K. Wasnik, Manjunatha N. and P. K. Ghosh (2018) Polymer film coating mediated delivery of pesticide enhances germination, vigour and shelf life of cowpea seeds under biotic stress and natural ageing. Range Management and Agroforestry. 39 (2) 215-223. (NAAS IF: 6.58)
  10. Sanjay Kumar, Chandan Kumar Gupta, Aniruddha Maity, Dunna Vijay, Manjunatha N., Vinod Kumar Wasnik and Vijay Kumar Yadav (2021) Quality assessment of berseem (Trifolium alexandrinum L.) seed traded through informal seed system in Bundelkhand region of Central India. Range Management and Agroforestry. 42(2), 240-245. (NAAS 6.58)

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

  1. In vitro maturation of guinea grass (Panicum maximum) seed
  1. High density nursery of BN hybrid grass
  1. Technologies to produce high quality seeds of various grasses (Panicum maximum, Cenchrus ciliaris, Pennisetum pedicellatum, Chrysopogon fulvus and Berseem) by chemical interventions or through adoption of innovative management practices
  1. Mechanical Defluffing of Dinanath grass (Pennisetum pedicellatum) seed
  1. Pelleting of grass seeds

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Outstanding Scientist Award’ from the Society of Tropical Agriculture, India during International Conference on Agriculture, Horticulture and Food Sciences held at Shimla during 29-30 Dec, 2021
  1. Fellow Award from Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture and Technology (SSDAT)
  1. Young Scientist Award conferred for outstanding contribution in the field of Plant Physiology on the occasion of National Conference on ICAAS-2016 held at PJTSAU, Hyderabad during 10-11 December, 2016
  1. Best Poster Presentation award in National Symposium in February, 2017, organized by Range Management Society of India at RVSKVV, Gwalior (MP)