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R.S. Pune, Maharashtra      (5 scientists)

Dr (Mrs) Swati Saha


Field of Specialisation : Olericulture

Dr (Mrs) Swati Saha

Sr. Scientist

M.Sc. : GBPUA&T, Pantnagar

Ph.D : IARI, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Division of Vegetable Science

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

   Ph.D :   Nil

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

  1. P. Sharma and R. K Jain, Swati Saha and P. Kalia. 2013. First report of Lettuce mosaic virus infecting Lactuca sativa in India. Plant Disease. 97(6) 849.2 - 849.2
  2. Prachi Sharma, Susheel Sharma, Jasvir Singh, Swati Saha and V.K. Barnwal. 2016. Incidence of Lettuce Mosaic Virus in lettuce and its detection by polyclonal antibodies produced against recombinant coat protein expressed in Escherichia coli. Journal of Virological Methods. 230: 53�58.
  3. Swati Saha, Pritam Kalia and S. K. Sarkar. 2018. Evaluation of lettuce genotypes for mineral content. Indian J. Hort. 75(4): 613-618.
  4. Swati Saha and T. K. Behera. 2015. Studies on standardization of acclimatization of micropropagated bitter gourd (Momordica charantia) plants. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 85 (5): 645�648.
  5. Saha S., P Kalia, AK Sureja and S. Sarkar .2016. Breeding tropical carrots (Daucus carota) for enhanced nutrition and high temperature stress. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 86(7): 940-5.
  6. Saha S, Kalia P, Sureja AK, Srivastava A .2016. Genetic analysis of bioactive compounds and antioxidant properties in lettuce (Lactuca sativa). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 86 (11): 14716.
  7. Saha, S., T.K. Behera, S.K. Singh, A.D. Munshi, M. Srivastav. (2013). Responses of in vitro raised bitter gourd plantlets to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungal species. Indian J. of Horticulture 70(2):223-229.
  8. Swati Saha, Pritam Kalia, A.K. Sureja, Preeti Singhal and S. Sarkar. 2015. Evaluation of European carrot genotypes for their nutritive characters. Indian Journal of Horticulture. 72(4): 506-509.
  9. Behera, T. K., Saha, S., H. Tiwari, Preeti Singhal. (2013).Variation in chlorophyll and carotenoids content in bitter gourd genotypes at edible maturity stage. Indian J. of Horticulture 70(4):599-602.
  10. S Saha, TK Behera, AD Munshi, SK Singh, TN Saha. Novel strategy for maintenance and mass multiplication of gynoecious line in bitter gourd through micropropagation Indian Journal of Horticulture 73 (2), 208-212

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

  1. Hybrid Pusa Vasuda, the first public sector tropical carrot with high carotenoids lycopene and TSS, was released by Delhi State Seed Subcommittee
  1. Growing carrot year round is lucrative.
  1. Lettuce mosaic virus polyprotein gene, partial cds was developed.
  1. First report of Lettuce mosaic virus infecting Lactuca sativa in India
  1. Integrated management of okra for vector-virus incidence.

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Fellow of Confederation of Horticulture Association of India
  1. Best Thesis Award in 2011 by Indian Society for Vegetable Science (ISVS)
  1. Women Scientist Award in 2019 by Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture and Technology
  1. Young Scientist Award (Agriculture) in 2019 by Young Scientist Award (Agriculture)
  1. Co-Convener in The Third International Conference on Bio-resource and Stress Management held at State Institute of Agriculture Management, College of Agriculture, Durgapura, Rajasthan