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Plant Pathology      (27 scientists)

Dr Amrita Das


Field of Specialisation : Mycology, Fungal Systemayics

Dr Amrita Das

Sr. Scientist

M.Sc. : Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya

Ph.D : Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya

PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Plant Pathology

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   02

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

  1. A Ghosh, Amrita Das, R Lepcha and B Mandal. 2016. Identification, distribution and temporal occurrence of aphids infesting large cardamom and their efficiency in transmitting large cardamom viruses in northeastern sub-Himalayan region. Australasian Plant Pathology, 45 (5): 533�536
  2. A Ghosh, Amrita Das; Vijayanandraj, S; Mandal, B. 2016. Cardamom Bushy Dwarf Virus Infection in Large Cardamom Alters Plant Selection Preference, Life Stages, and Fecundity of Aphid Vector, Micromyzus kalimpongensis (Hemiptera: Aphididae), Environmental Entomology; 178-84
  3. A Ghosh, Amrita Das, Ruben Lepcha, Kaushik Majumder, V.K. Baranwal. 2015. Identification and distribution of aphid vectors spreading Citrus tristeza virus in Darjeeling hills and Dooars of India. Journal of Asia Pacific Entomology. 18 (3), 601-605
  4. A Ghosh, Amrita Das, K. B. Pun, R. Kumar, Ramu Meena and V. K. Baranwal. 2014. Present Status of Citrus tristeza virus in Darjeeling hills and its detection in different parts of Citrus spp. and aphid vector. Phytoparasitica, 42(3): 381-386
  5. A Ghosh, Amrita Das, Ramu Meena, V.K. Baranwal. 2014. Evidence for resistance to Citrus tristeza virus in pomelo (Citrus maxima Merr.) grown in Darjeeling and Sikkim hills of India. Phytoparasitica, 42(4): 503-508
  6. Amrita Das, Buddhadeb Roy, Sumit Jangra, Amita Chowdhury, Deeba Kamil and T. Prameela Devi. 2020. Analysis of genetic diversity of Colletotrichum population causing anthracnose in fruit crops using ISSR markers. Indian Phytopathology, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s42360-020-00295-y

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Women scientist award in International Web Conference on �Innovative and Current Advances in Agriculture & Allied Sciences�, 2021. Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture & Technology (SSDAT)
  1. Best Oral Presentation in IPS 7th International Conference on �Phytopathology in Achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals�, 2020. Indian Phytopathological Society
  1. Best Oral Presentation in International Seminar on AGRISKILLS FOR CONVERGENCE IN RESEARCH, INDUSTRY & LIVELIHOOD(ACRIL), 2019. Crop and Weed Science Society