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Dr Nirupma Singh


Field of Specialisation : Pearl Millet Breeding

Dr Nirupma Singh

Sr. Scientist

M.Sc. : Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture &Technology, Pant Nagar, Uttarakhand

Ph.D : Post Graduate School , Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

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

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

  1. Singhal T, Satyavathi CT, Singh SP, Kumar A, Sankar SM, Bhardwaj C, Mallik M, Bhat J, Anuradha N and Singh N (2021) Multi-Environment Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping for Grain Iron and Zinc Content Using Bi-parental Recombinant Inbred Line Mapping Population in Pearl Millet. Front. Plant Sci. 12:659789. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.659789
  2. Sankar SM, Singh SP, Prakash G, Satyavathi CT, Soumya SL, Yadav Y, Sharma LD, Rao AR, Singh N and Srivastava RK (2021) Deciphering Genotype-By-Environment Interaction for Target Environmental Delineation and Identification of Stable Resistant Sources Against Foliar Blast Disease of Pearl Millet. Front. Plant Sci. 12:656158. doi: 10.3389 /fpls.2021. 656158
  3. M Mallik, SP Singh, G Prakash, S Mukesh Sankar, Tripti Singhal, D Shyam Sunder, R Thribhuvan, Nirupma Singh, C Tara Satyavathi (2021).Inheritance and allelic relationship of foliar blast resistance gene (s) in pearl millet. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences ,91(2):107-111
  4. R, Thribhuvan, Singh, S P, S, Mukesh Sankar, Mallik, M, Singhal, Tripti, Yadav, Prachi, Singh, Nirupma And Satyavathi, C Tara (2020). Genetics of fertility restoration of the A5 cytoplasm in pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum).Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 90 (11)
  5. Singhal, T., Satyavathi, C. T., Singh, S. P., Sankar, S. M., Anuradha, N., Bharadwaj, C., Kumar, A., Mallik, M., & Singh, N. (2019). Identification of new stable and high iron rich fertility restorers in pearl millet. Indian Journal Of Genetics and Plant Breeding, 79(03), 552–562. https://doi.org/10.31742/IJGPB.79.3.4
  6. Tripti Singhal, C Tara Satyavathi, Aruna Kumar, S Mukesh Sankar, SP Singh, C Bharadwaj, J Aravind, N Anuradha, MC Meena, Nirupma Singh (2018). Genotype× environment interaction and genetic association of grain iron and zinc content with other agronomic traits in RIL population of pearl millet. Crop and Pasture Science, 69 (11):1092-1102
  7. Shekhar M, Singh N, Dutta R, Kumar S, Mahajan V (2017) Comparative study of qualitative and quantitative methods to determine toxicity level of Aspergillus flavus isolates in maize. PLoS ONE 12(12): e0189760. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0189760
  8. Meena Shekhar, Nirupma Singh, Sangit Kumar and Rashmi Kiran (2017).Role of mould occurrence for aflatoxin buildup and variability in Aspergillus flavus isolates of maize grains across India Quality Assurance and Safety of Crops & Foods 9(2). DOI https://doi.org/10.3920/QAS2015.0720
  9. Nirupma Singh, Meena Shekhar, Ambika Rajendran and Ram Babu.2016.Evaluation of hybrids for yield and resistance to post flowering stalk rot in maize. Indian Phytopathology ,69(4s)734-736
  10. Meena Shekhar, Rashmi Kiran and Nirupma Singh.2016.Genotypic variability in Maize for Total Phenolic, Total Flavonoids and sugar in response to stalk rot pathogens. Indian Phytopathology, 69(4s

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Awarded Indian Council of Agricultural Research -Junior Research Fellowship 1999-2001
  1. Awarded CSIR-UGC Junior Research Fellowship & Senior Research fellowship, 2002-07
  1. Young Scientist Award in the field of Genetics & Plant Breeding (2016) Conferred by Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture and Technology in National Conference on Innovative and Current Advances in Agriculture and Allied Science
  1. Certificate of appreciation in National Dialogue on Land Use for Integrated Livestock Development, NASC Complex, New Delhi 2019 by TAAS & International Livestock Research Institute
  1. Certificate of Appreciation by AICRP-Pearl millet “Multi-disciplinary research involving basic, strategic and applied research in different disciplines of agriculture with respect to pearl millet (2019-2020)