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Dr. Anath Bandhu Das

Anath Bandhu Das Name : Anath Bandhu Das
Designation : Professor & HEAD
Qualification : M.Sc., Ph. D., D.Sc. (Botany)
Phone No. : +91-9437633091, +91-8895477238
E-mail ID : abdas(dot)uubot(at)gmail(dot)com, a_b_das(at)hotmal(dot)com

  • Cytology and DNA fingerprinting of higher plants
  • Cytochemistry and genome size analysis in Angiosperms
  • Molecular Cytogenetics of banana and cacti
  • Molecular Physiology of salt tolerance in mangroves
  • Tissue culture and transgenic in banana and medicinal plants
  • Mutation breeding and crops improvement
  • Genotoxicity of heavy metals on plants and phytoremediation
  • Phytochemistry of medicinal plants and green synthesis of nanoparticals
  • Characterization of Si transporter gene in rice

  • Cytology and Genetics
  • Molecular Biology and Cell Biology
  • Plant Biotechnology and gene manipulation
  • Plant breeding and bio-informatics
  • Stress physiology and biochemistry
  • Biodiversity and genetic markers
  • Secondary metabolites and phytochemistry
  • Instrumentations and its applications

D.Sc.: 01

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Dr. Kamal K. Panda

[Reg. No. 692/07

dt. 09/04/2007]

Genome analysis of Pandanus tectorius  Parkinson (P. fascicularis Lam.) an useful plant resorce of coastal Orissa, India

Botany, Berhampur University

2011

 

 

Ph.D.: 06

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Mr. Samual Rai

[Reg. 9-Botany (Science) 1996-97, dt.01/09/1996]

Cytomorphological and biomolecular studies in the genus Zingiber

Botany

Utkal University

2001

2.

Ms. Suprava Mohanty

[Reg. 11-Botany (Science) 1996-97, dt.01/09/1996]

 

Karyomorphology, in situ DNA content and biochemical studies in the genus Mammillaria

Botany

Utkal University

2002

3.

Mr. Asish Kumar Parida

[Reg. No. 5-Botany, 1/03/2001]

Investigation on the effect of salinity on photosynthesis apparatus of the mangrove: analysis of sodium chloride (NaCl) stress in Bruguiera parviflora

Botany

Utkal University

2004

4.

Mr. Satya Ranjan Jana

[Reg. No. 9-Botany, 31/03/2001]

Investigation on chromosomal characteristics, genome size and molecular markers  of  Indian minor mangroves  and mangrove associates

Botany

Utkal University

2004

5.

Ms. Pragnya Sahoo

[Reg. No. 10-Botany, 31/03/2001]

 

Cytological, cytochemical and molecular studies on   major mangroves of India: phylogenetic relationships and affinity

Botany

Utkal University

2004

6.

Ms. Mousumee Mishra

[Reg. No. 6-Botany 09/10/2002]

Studies on the phylogenetic relationships in the tribe Epidendreae (Orchidaceae): analysis of karyotype, genome size and DNA polymorphism

Botany

Utkal University

2005

 

M.Phil: 01

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Deepti Routray

Carcinogenic and antioxidative effect of silver nitrate (AgNO3) on Allium cepa L.

Botany,

Utkal University

2012

 

 

M.Sc. (Ag. Biotech.): 08

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Mr.  Rahul Gunvantrao Shelke

[Admn. No.03/ABT/2009]

 

Molecular diversity of SSR and IRAP markers in some selected Indian banana

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2011

2.

Ms. Seema Rana

[Admn. No.01/ABT/2010]

 

Genetic diversity of Momordica dioica Roxb. using ISSR and RAPD markers

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2012

3.

Ms. Bhanupriya Mishr

[Admn. No.02/ABT/2010]

 

Investigation on secondary metabolite production through Agrobacterium rhizogenes mediated transformation of Plumbago  species

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2012

4.

Mr. Hinge Shyam Ashokrao

[Admn. No.04/ABT/2011]

 

Molecular phylogenetic analysis of Momordica dioica  Roxb. Using SSR and IRAP markers

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2013

5.

Mr. Kalpad Santosh Prabhu

[Admn. No.07/ABT/2011]

 

Genetic diversity analysis in ragi (Eleusine coracana  L. Gaertn.) using SSR and RAPD markers

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2013

6.

Ms. Rinny Swain

[Admn. No. 01ABT/12]

Molecular phylogeny of silicon transporter gene (Lsi2) in Indica rice (Oryza sativa L).

 

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2014

 

7.

Mr. Dramadri Gerald Afayo

[Admn. No. 08ABT/12]

Standerization of protocol for genetic transformation of annexin gene in Musa acuminata cv. Patakpura for draught resistant.

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2014

 

8.

Mr. Bangar K.R..

[Admn. No. 03ABT/13]

 

Study on chromosomal variation and distribution of Si transporter gene in different low land varieties of rice (Oryza sativa)

Agril. Biotech.

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2015

 

 

  1. Sc. (Horticulture) : 05

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Miss. Aparajita Dash 

Studies of genetic variability in Lobivia  Br. & R. Sps. of the family Cactaceae

Horticulture

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2002

2.

Miss. Gitanjali Sahoo.

 

Studies on the diversity in Echinopsis  Zucc.:Genetic relationship among different species

Horticulture

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology

2002

 

M.Sc. (Biotech.): 25

Sl. No.

Name of the student

Thesis Title

Subject/University

Year of award

1.

Mr. Amiya Kumar Mohapatra 

Studies on cytological and molecular changes during the application of Fungicide (Indofil M-45) on Allium cepa

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[MITS School of Biotechnology, BBSR]

2005

2.

Ms. Sushree Debadarsini

 

Studies of genetic relation among the four species of Astrophytum, Lem.  of  the family Cactaceae through chromosome and RAPD analysis.

Biotechnology

Revenshaw Autonomous College, Cuttack

2005

3.

Miss Jayashree Pattnaik

 

Genetic diversity in seven species of Cassia using chromosome, protein and RAPD markers

Biotechnology

North Orissa University

2005

4.

Mr. Jeevan Dash

Studie of genetic variation in Philodendron  of the family raceae through chromosome and RAPD analysis

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy of Creative Technology, BBSR]

2006

5.

Mr. Manas Ranjan Sahoo

Genetic diversity in seven species of Dieffenbachia  using chromosome and RAPD markers

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy of Creative Technology, BBSR]

2006

6.

Miss. Suvralin Pattanaik

Genetic diversity in species and cultivars of Opuntia using RAPD markers

Biotechnology, Berhampur University

[Roland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences]

2006

7.

Miss. Nibedita Panda

 

Phylogenetic relationship of six genotypes of Gymnocalycium  through RAPD marker

Biotechnology, Berhampur University

[Roland Institute of Pharmaceutical

2006

8.

Miss.  Pragya Panda

Genetic relationships of different species of Euphorbia using RAPD markers

Biotechnology, Berhampur University

[Roland Institute of Pharmaceutical

2006

9.

Miss.  Pragya Panda

 

Genetic relationships of different species of Euphorbia using RAPD markers

Biotechnology, Berhampur University

[Roland Institute of Pharmaceutical

2006

10.

Miss. Priyanka Sahu

 

Molecular phylogenetic relationship of different cultivars of banana through RAPD markers

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy of Creative Technology, BBSR]

2007

11.

Miss. L. Radhika

 

Genetic analysis of F1 hybrids between Momordica dioica Roxb. Ex Willd and Momordica subangulata Blume

Biotechnology

Khalikote Autonomous College

 

2007

12.

Miss. Soumyaa Kar

 

Genetic identification of drought resistant lines of sweet potato through DNA markersr

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy of Creative Technology, BBSR]

2007

13

Miss. Lelinprova Sahoo

 

Studies on biotic and abiotic stress on Musa accuminata cv. Patakpura in vitro and identification of protein marker

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy of Creative Technology, BBSR]

2007

14.

Mr. Debanarayan

 

Genomic characterization and DNA cloning of some species of banana (Musa spp.)

Biotechnology, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack

2007

15.

Miss. Swarnalata Samal

Comparative analysis of salinity potential on Bruguiera gymnorrhiza  and Bruguiera parviflora and their biochemical changes

Biotechnology

Institute of Management AND Global Excellence (IMAGE) affiliated to Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

2007

16.

Miss. Shrabani Chakrabarty

 

Physiological and Biochemical Responses to Salt Stress in the Mangrove, Bruguiera parviflora

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[IMAGE, BBSR]

2008

17.

Mr. Deepta Bhanoo Somoprov

Interspecific variation of genomic characteristics of Gesteria revealed through RAPD markers

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy, BBSR]

2008

18.

Sangeeta Behara

Cytological and RAPD markers in Indian Taro (Colocasia esculantus)

Biotechnology

Khalikote Autonomous College

 

2008

19.

Ms. Nitasha Mishra

 

NaCl stress causes changes in photosynthetic pigments, proteins and other metabolic components in the leaves of true mangroves Bruguiera parviflora

Biotechnology (B.Tech.)

Institute of Advanced Studies and Education University

2008

20.

Ms. Shibani Una

 

Effect of short term exposure to NaCl (500mM) on biomolecules, proteins and anti-oxidant enzymes in Bruguiera parviflora, a non-secretor mangrove

Biotechnology

Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

2008

21.

Ms. Priyadarshani Parija

 

Protein and anti-oxidative defense system during high salt adaptation in two Bruguiera  species of mangrove i.e. Bruguiera parviflora and Bruguiera gymnorrhiza

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy, BBSR]

2009

22.

Ms. Shashwatika Behera

Effect of salt stress (500mM NaCl) on the photosynthetic apparatus in two Bruguiera  species of mangrove, Bruguiera gymnorrhiza  and Bruguiera parviflora

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[Trident Academy, BBSR]

2009

23.

Ms. Sulagna Subhasmita Jena

 

Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial, antifungal and antioxidative properties of  Combratum specias – a Medicinal plant

Biotechnology

Utkal University

[P. K. Naik Foundation, Cuttak]

2011

24.

Ms. Pallavi Jali

(2943/ 3.1.2011).

 

Molecular identification of cadmium induced antifungal protein against Fusurium oxisporium  in maiz.

Industrial Bicrobiology in Botany

Utkal University

2011

25.

Sunita Pattanaik

(2943 / 6.1.2011)

 

Screening of alluminium toxicity in rice and its possible role as antifungal protein against Helhentesporium orrize infection in rice.

Industrial Bicrobiology in Botany

Utkal University

2011

 

Post Doctoral : 02

  1. Dr. S. Mishra (2001–2003). Studies on molecular physiology of mangroves: investigation on the salinity stress effects on bio-energetic organelles of Aegiceras under CSIR project, New Delhi.
  2. Dr. S. Mohanty, (2004). “Studies of genetic diversity and molecular cataloging of the genus Cassia L. through chromosome and DNA markers”, placed as FAST TRAC Research Scientist in DST, Govt. of India.
  3. Dr. S. Mohanty, (2003). “Studies of genetic diversity and molecular cataloging of the genus Cassia L. “  Research Associate, CSIR, Govt. of India.

International: 122

Rana Seema, Das AB 2015. Assessment of genetic diversity in 48 land races of spine gourd (Momordica dioica Roxb. ex Willd.) based on RAPD and ISSR markers. Nucleus (Springer) . DOI 10.1007/s13237-016-0168-1.

 

 Sardar SS, Pradhan K, Shukla RP, Saraswat R, Srivastava A, Jena S, Das AB. 2015. In silico mining of EST-SSRs in Arachis hypogaea L. and their utilization for genetic structure and  diversity analysis in Odisha-wide cultivars/breeding lines. Molecular Breeding (Springer) 36:49 (1-16), DOI 10.1007/s11032-016-0466-y.

 

 Jali P, Das AB, Pradhan C. 2015.  Physiological and biochemical changes to low doses of cadmium in two varieties of Oryza sativa L. of Odisha, India. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) 4(3):928-934.

 

Das AB, Das A, Pradhan C, Naskar SK 2015. Genotypic variations of ten Indian cultivars of Colocasia esculenta cv. antiquorom Schott. evident by chromosomal and RAPD markers. Caryologia (Taylor  and Francis) 68(1): 44-54.

 

 Shelke RG, Das AB 2015. Analysis of genetic diversity in 21 genotypes of Indian banana using RAPDs and IRAPs markers. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci., (Springer) 85(4):1027–1038.

 

 Rout GR, Sahoo S, Das AB, Das SR. 2014 Screening of iron toxicity in rice genotypes on the basis of morphological, physiological and biochemical analysis. Journal of Experimental Biology and Agricultural Sciences. 2(6):568-582.

 

 Jali Pallavi, Das AB, Pradhan C. 2014. A comparative analysis of physiological and biochemical responses to low doses of cadmium in two important varieties of Oryza sativa L. of Odisha, India. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) 3(12): 1920-1927.

 

 Tiwari S, Tripathy BC, Jajoo A, Das AB, Murata N, Sane PV, Govindjee. 2014 Tribute: Prasanna K. Mohanty (1934-2013): a great photosynthetiker and a wonderful human being who touched the hearts of many. Photosynthess Research (Springer). DOI 10.1007/s11120-014-0033-5

 

 Ghosh T,  Das AB, Jena B, Pradhan C 2015.  Antimicrobial effect of Silver Zinc Oxide (Ag-ZnO) nanocomposite particles. Frontiers in Life Sciences (Taylor and Francis). 8(1):47-54.

 

 Das A, Das AB, 2014. Karyotype analysis of ten drought resistant cultivars of Indian taro – Colocasia esculenta cv. antiquorom  schott. Nucleus (Springer). 57(2):113-120.  

 

Ghosh, N., Caraway, E., Das, A.B., Dani, R.G. 2013. In vitro regeneration of sugar beet (Beeta vulgaris  L.) via leaf explants and callusing. Annals of Plant Sciences 2(10): 405-411.

 

 Mandal, G.D., Nandi, A.K., Das A.B. 2013. Cytomixis and associated meiotic abnormalities in pollen mother cells of Chlorophytum tuberosum  (Roxb.) Baker. Cytologia (Japan) 78(2):157-162.

 

 Pal A, Swain SS, Das AB, Mukherjee AK, Chand PK 2013. Stable germ line transformation of a leafy vegetable crop Amaranthus tricolour  L.) mediated by Agrobacterium tumefaciens. In vitro Cell. Div. Biol. –Plant 49: 114-128.

 

 Dikshit N., Das A.B., Sivaraj, N., Kar M.K. 2013. Phenotypic diversity for agro-morphological traits in 105 landraces of rice (Oryza sativa  L.) from Santal Parganas, Jharkhand, India. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci. , 83(3): 291-304.

 

 Pradhan C, Mohanty M, Rout A, Das AB, Satpathy K, Patra HK 2013. Phytoconstituent screening and comparative assessment of antimicrobial potential of Artocarpus altilis  fruit extracts. Internatonal Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Elsevier) 5(3): 840-843.

   Ghosh N, Whiteside M, Lee R., Paredes, D, Das AB, Dani RG 2012. Novel technique for analyzing RNA from the actively growing culture of Escherichia coli using Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer. Journal of Biotech Research 4: 65-71.

 

 

 Das, A.B., Jena, S., Pradhan,C., Chand, P.K. 2011. Genetic variability among male populations of aminor mangrove Excoecaria agallocha  L. as evidient by chromosome morphology and DNA markers. Nucleus (Springer) 54(1): 39-47.

 

 

 Ghosh,N., Silva, J., Vazquez, A., Das A.B., Smith, D.W. 2011. Use of fluorescence and scanning electron microscopy as tols in teaching biology. Proc. of SPIE 8036:13-21.

 

 

 Das, A.B., Samal, S., Behera, B., Panda, D., Mohanty, P. 2011. Salt tolerance and management of mangroves: A comparative assessment of salt tolerance limit of Bruguiera parviflora and Bruguiera gymnorrhiza seedlings after NaCl  shock. Genetics and Plant Physilogy(Bulgaria), 1(3-4): 105-118.

 

 

 Bharathi, LK, Vinod, Das AB, Ghosh N, Behera TK, Naik G, Nath Visal. 2011. Cytomorphologycal and molecular characterization of interspecific F1 hybrid of Momordica dioica  Roxb × M. subangulata  ssp. renigera (G. Don) de Wild. African Journal of Agricultural Research, South Africa 6(13): 2982-2990.

 

 

 Das, A. B., Mohapatra, I.C., Mohanty S., Mohapatra, D., Roy A. T. 2010. Genetic variation of Indian potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) genotypes using chromosomal and RAPD markers. Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology (Brazil). 10: 238-246.

 

 

 Bharati, L.K., , Vinod, Munshi, A. D., , Behera, T. K., Chandrashekaran,Kattukunnel, J., Das, A. B., Vishalnath. 2010. Cyto-morphological evidence for segmental allopolyploid origin of Teasle gourd (Momordica subangulata subsp. renigera) Euphytica (Springer) 176:79-85.

 

 

 Panda, K. K., Sahoo, B., Das, A. B., Panda B. B. 2010. Use of RAPD markers to detect sex differences in Pandanus tectorius Parkinson, an important bioresource plant in Orissa, India. International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services  & Management, U.K. (Taylor & Francis) 6(1&2): 28-34.

 

 Mohanty Suprava, Das A. B., Ghosh Nabarun,  Smith Don W. 2010. Genetic Diversity of 28 wild species of fodder legumes Cassia  spp. using RAPD, ISSR and SSR markers: A novel breeding strategy. Journal of Biotech Research  (ISSN 1944-3285)(USA), 2:44-55.

 

 

 Panda, K. K., Das, A. B. , Panda, B. B. 2009. Use and variation of Pandanus tectorius  Parkinson (P. fascicularis Lam.) along the coastline of Orissa, India. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution (Springer). 56: 629-637.

 

 

 Behera, B., Das A.B., Mittra B. 2009. Changes in proteins and antioxidative enzymes in  tree mangroves Bruguiera parviflora and Bruguiera gymnorrhiza under high NaCl stress. BIODICON (Turky ) 2/2 : 71-77.

 

 Mittra B., Das A.B., Behera R.K., Mohammad A., Das, T. K., Mohanty P. 2009. Investigation on the Fusarium induced stress protein (FISP) in wheat: Immunolocalisation in root cells. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection (Germany) (Taylor & Francis) 42(6):587-593.

 

 

 Behera, B., Das A. B., Mohanty, P. 2009. Changes of soluable proteins in leaf and thylakoid exposed in high saline condition of a mangrove taxa Bruguiera gymnorrhiza.  Physiol. Mol. Biol. Plants (Springer) 15(1):53-59.

 

 

 Das, A. B., Naskar, S. K. 2008. Genetic variation of different Indian varieties of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) evidient by physio-morphology and RAPD markers. BIODICON (Turkey) 1(1): 28-39.

 

 

 Das, A. B. 2008, Assessment of genetic diversity and phylogenetic analysis of ‘Star Cactus’ (Astrophytum) through chromosome and RAPD analysis.  Cytologia (Japan) 73(2): 179-188. 

 

 

 Das A. B., Jena S. 2008. Chromosome stability and interpopulation genetic variability in a tree mangrove Xylocarpous granatum Koen. (Meliaceae) as revealed by RAPD markers. Cytologia 73(2): 105-113.

 

 Das AB, Mohanty S.  2008. Preliminary study on genetic relationships of Melocactus Link & Otto of the Family Cactaceae revealed through karyotype, DNA content and RAPD analysis. Caryologia  61(1): 1-8.

 

 

 Mittra, B. Sharma, S., Das A. B., Henry S. L., Gosh, P., Gosh, S. and Mohanty , P. 2008. A novel cadmium induced protein in wheat: characterization and localization in root tissue.  Biologia Plantarum (Parha) 52(2):343-346.

 

 

 Jena, S. V. Saroj Kumar , Sahoo M. K., Das A. B. 2007. Assessment of genetic diversity in nine Indian  Asparagus spp. through karyotype, in situ DNA content and RAPD markers. Botanica-Steciana (Poland), 11:95-106.

 

 Panda, K.K.,  Panigrahy R. K., Das A.B., Panda B. B. 2007. Analysis of chromosome number, nuclear DNA content and RAPD profile in three morphotypes of Pandanus fascicularis Lam. Plant Genetic Resources News Letter (Rome) 152:12-22.

 

 

  Sahoo, P., Jena, S., Mohanty, S. and Das, A.B. 2007. Molecular phylogenetic relationships among the four species of Bruguiera L. of the family Rhizophoraceae as revealed by RAPD, genome size, karyotype, Isoenzyme and Protein polymorphism. Revista de Biologia Tropical (International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation) 55 (2): 437-448.

 

 

  Jena S., Das A.B. 2006. Intra-population variation of chromosome and RAPD markers of Suaeda nudiflora (Willd.) Moq. A mangrove species in India. African Journal of Agricultural Research 1(4): 137-142.

 

 

 Das, P., Dey, S., Das A.B., Mohanty, S., Prasad Rao, H.B.D. 2006. Variation in chromosome number, karyotype and nuclear DNA content of five species of Indian Typhonium Schoot. (Araceae) – a medicinally important plant. Cytologia (Japan) 71(4):371-377.

 

 

 Mohanty, S. and Das A. B. 2006. Study of karyotype variability and genome size in 13 species of Cassia L. in interpreting  Genetic diversity. Cytologia (Japan) 71(3):261-267.

 

 Mitra B, Das A.B., Das T.K., Parida A., Mishra S. and Mohanty P. 2006. A salt responsive leaf protein, SSP23 in tree mangroe Bruguiera: localization in leaf tissue by immunogold labeling. J. Plant Biol. 31(1): 1-6.

 

 

 Mohanty, S., Das A.B. 2006. Interspecific genetic diversity in 15 species of Cassia  L. evidient by chromosome and 4C DNA nuclear DNA analysis. Journal of Biological Sciences (Pakistan) 6(4):664-670.

 

 

 Das A. B., and Mohanty S. 2006. Karyotype analysis and in situ  nuclear DNA content in seven species of Echinopsis  Zucc. of the family Cactaceae. Cytologya (Japan) 71(1): 75-79.

 

 Parida AK, Mittra B., Das AB, Das TK, Mohnaty P. 2005. High salinity reduces the content of a highly abumdant 23-kDa protein of the mangrove Bruguiera parviflora Planta  221:135-140.

 

 

 Parida AK, Das AB.  2005. Salt tolerance and salinity effects on plants: A review. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 60(3) :324-349.

 

 

 Das AB, Jena S, Sahoo P, Mohanty S. 2004. Karyotype, genome size and RAPD markers derived molecular phylogenetic relationship among five Indian mangroves associate legumes. Genetica (USA) 122:217-226.

 

 

 Mohanty, IC, Mahapatra D., Mohanty, S., Das A.B. 2004. Karyotype analysis and studies on the nuclear DNA content in 30 genotypes of potato (Solanum tuberosum) L. Cell Biology International 28:625-633.

 

 

 Parida AK, Das AB, Sanada Y, Mohnaty P. 2004. Effects of salinity on biochemical components of the mangrove, Aegiceras corniculatum. Aquatic Botany 80(2): 77-87.

 

 

 Mishra, S., Das A. B. 2004. Effect of short-term exposer to NaCl on photochemical activity and antioxident enzymes in Bruguiera parviflora, a non-secretor mangrove. Acta Physiologia Plantarum (Poland). 26(3): 317-326.

 

 

 Parida AK, Das AB,  Mitra B, Mohnaty P. 2004. Salt stress induced alterations in protein profile and protease activity in the mangrove Bruguiera parviflora. Z. Naturforsch (Germany) 59c: 408-414.

 

 

Jena, S., Das, A. B. 2004. Genetic variability in six ecotypes of a mangrove, Acanthus ilicifolius  L., as revealed by genome size and RAPD marker. Cytologia (Japan) 69(2):131-139.

 

 

 Parida AK, Das AB. 2004. Effects of NaCl stress on nitrogen and phosphorous metabolism in a true mangrove Bruguiera parviflora under hydroponic culture. Journal of Plant Physiology (Elsevier, Germany) 161:921-928.

 

 

Parida, A. K., Das A. B., Mohanty, P. 2004.Defense potential to NaCl in a mangrove, Bruguiera parviflora: differential changes of isoforms of some antioxidative enzymes. Journal of Plant Physiology Elsevier, Germany) 161(5):531-542.

 

 

 Mohnaty S, Das AB, Das P, Mohanty P. 2004. Effect of a low dose aluminium on mitotic, meiotic activity, 4C DNA content and pollen sterility in rice (Oryza sativa  L. cv. Lalat). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (USA) 59:70-75.

 

 Parida AK, Das AB,  Mohnaty P. 2004. Investigations on the antioxidative defense responses to NaCl stress in a mangrove, Bruguiera parviflora: differential regulations of isoforms of some antioxidative enzymes. Plant Growth Regulation 42(3):213-226.

 

 

 Parida AK, Das AB, Mittra B. 2004. Effects of salt on growth, ion accumulations, photosynthesis and leaf anatomy in the mangrove Bruguiera parviflora. Trees-Structure and Function (Springer & Verlag) 18:167-174.

 

 

 Jena S, Sahoo P, Das AB, 2003. New reports of chromosome number and genome size in eight mangroves from coastal Orissa.  Caryologia (Italy) 56(3):353-358.

 

 

 Jena S, Das AB. 2003. Karyotype variation and genome characterization in five monocotyledonous mangrove associates from Orissa coast. The Iranian Journal of Botany (Teheran) 10(1):5-14.

 

 Parida AK, Das AB, Mittra B. 2003. Effects of NaCl stress on the structure, pigment complex composition, and photosynthetic activity of mangrove Bruguiera parviflora chloroplasts. Photosynthetica 41(2):191-200.

 

Ghorbani J, Das PM, Das AB, Hughes JH, McAllister HA, Palli SK, Pakeman RJ, Marrs RH, Le Duc MG. 2003. Effects of different bracken control and vegetation restoration treatments on the soil diaspore bank size and composition. Aspects of Applied Biology (UK) 69:29-37.

 

 

 Mishra S, Das AB. 2003. Effect of NaCl on leaf secretion and antioxidative enzyme level in roots of a mangrove, Aegiceras corniculatum. Indian Journal Experimental Biology 41:160-166.

 

 

 Das AB, Mohanty, S, Das P. 2002. Cytophotometric estimation of 4C DNA content and karyotype analysis in ten cultivars of Trigonella foenum-graecum -II. Iran. Jour. Botany (Tehran) 9(2):151-159.

 

 

 Das AB, Parida A, Basak UC, Das P. 2002. Studies on pigments, proteins and photosynthetic rates in some  mangroves and their associates of Bhitarkanika, Orissa  Marine Biology (Germany) 141:415-422.

 

 

 Jena S., Sahoo P., Mohanty S., Das A.B., Das P. 2002. Karyotype variation and cytophotometric estimation of in situ DNA content in some minor and associate mangroves of India. Cytologia (Japan) 67:15-24.

 

Parida A., Das A. B., Das P. 2002. NaCl stress on photosynthetic pigments, proteins and other metabolic changes in the leaves of Bruguiera perviflora: studies under hydroponic culture conditions. Journal of Plant Biology (Korea) 45:28-36. 

 Das AB, Mohnaty S, Das P. 2001. Cytophotometric estimation of 4C DNA content and karyotype analysis in ten cultivars of Trigonella foenum-graecum. Iranian Journal of Botany (Teheran) 9(1):1-9.

 

Das A B,  Mukherjee A K, Das P. 2001. Molecular phylogeny of Heritiera Aiton (Streculiaceae), a tree mangrove: variations in RAPD markers and nuclear DNA content. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society ( UK) 136(2):221-229.

 

 Das P, Mohanty S, Das AB. 2000. Interspecific variations in the chiasma frequency and nuclear DNA content in some species of Ferocactus (Cactaceae). Caryologia (Italy) 53(2):159-162.

 

 Das A B,  Mohanty S, Thangaraj T, Das P. 2000. Variation of 4C DNA content and karyotype in nine cultivars of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum  L.) Journal of Herbs, Spices & Medicinal Plants (USA) 7(2): 25-32.

 

 Das AB, Mohnaty S, Das P. 2000. Cytophotometric estimation of 4C DNA content and chromosome analysis in four species of Astrophytum Lem. of  the family Cactaceae. Cytologia 65: 141-148.

 

 

Das AB, Mohnaty S, Marrs RH, Das P. 2000. Interspecific variations of nuclear DNA content and karyotype diversity in Ferocactus. Cytologia (Japan) 65: 49-56.

 

Basak UC, Das AB, Das P. 2000. Rooting response in stem cuttings from five species of mangrove trees: effect of auxins and enzyme activities. Marine Biology (Germany)136: 185-189.

 

Das AB. 1999. The effect of different physiochemical factors on the regeneration of Cymbopogan polyneuros Stapf via callus culture and subsequent chromosomal stability. Israel  Journal of Plant sciences (Jerusalem) 47:195-198.

 

Das P, Rai S, Das AB. 1999. Cytomorphological barriers in seed set of cultivated ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.).  Iran. Jour. Bot. (Teharan) 8(1): 119-129.

 

Das AB, Basak UC, Das P. 1999. Genetic erosion of wetland biodiversity in Bhitarkanika forest of Orissa, India. Biologia (Slovakia) 54(4): 415-422.

 

Das AB, Mohanty S, Das P. 1999. Chromosome number, karyotype and nuclear DNA content of some species of Adenium  species of the family Apocynaceae. Cytobios (England) 98: 95-104.

 Basak UC, Das AB,  Das P. 1999. Organic constituents in leaves of 9 mangrove species of Orissa Coast, India.  Pak. J. Bot. (Pakistan) 31(1): 55-62.

Das AB,  Mohanty S, Marrs RH, Das P. 1999. Somatic chromosome number and karyotype diversity in fifteen species of Mammillaria  of the family Cactaceae. Cytobios (Great Britain) 97(386): 141-151.

 Das AB, Mohanty S, Das P. 1999. Karyotype diversity in thirteen species of Mammillaria of the family Cactaceae. Cytobios (England) 97(385): 117-125.

 Das A. B., Mohanty S,  Das P. 1999. Studies on chiasma frequency and nuclear 4C DNA amount in seven species of  Mammillaria. Cytobios (England) 97 (385): 95-101.

 

 Das AB, Rai S, Das P. 1999. Karyotype analysis and cytophotometric estimation of nuclear DNA content in some members of the Zingiberaceae. Cytobios (England) 97 (384): 23-33.

 

Das AB, Mohanty S, Das P. 1999.  4C DNA content variation and karyotype diversity in nine species of Ferocactus B. R. Cytologia (Tokyo) 64: 17-24.

 

 Rai S,  Das AB,  Das P. 1999. Variations of chlorophylls, carotinoids, protein and secondary metabolites amongest ginger (Zingiber officinale  Rosc.)  New Zealand Journal of Crop & Horticultural Science (Newzeland) 27(1): 79-82

 

 

 Das AB, Mohanty S, Das P. 1998. Interspecific variation of nuclear DNA and structural changes in meiotic and mitotic chromosome in some species of Mammillaria  (Cactaceae). Caryologia (Italy) 51(3-4): 289-301.

 

 

 Das A. B., Mohanty S., Das P. 1998.  New report on chromosome number, karyotype and 4C DNA content in 3 species of Pachypodium  Lindely.  Caryologia (Italy) 51(3-4): 245-252.

 

 

 Das A. B., Basak U. C., Das P. 1998. Karyotype analysis and estimation of nuclear DNA content in six species of Acacia  of the family Fabaceae. The Iranian Journal Botany (Tehran) 7 (2): 165-177.

 

Das A. B.,  Das P.  1998.  Nuclear DNA and chiasma behaviour in six species of Gymnocalycium  Pfeiff. of the family Cactaceae.  Caryologia (Italy)51: 159-165.

 

 Basak U.C., Das A.B.,  Das P. 1998. Seasonal changes in the organic constituents in leaves of  nine mangrove species.  Marine & Freshwater Research (Australia) 49: 369-372.

 

 

 Das A. B., Mohanty S., Das P. 1998. Interspecific variation in nuclear DNA content and chromosome analysis in Melocactus  Link & Otto.  Cytologia (Tokyo) 63: 239-247.

 

 Das A. B., Rai, S. Das P. 1998.  Karyotype analysis and 4C DNA content in some cultivars of ginger (Zingiber officinale  Rosc.)  Cytobios (Great Bretain) 93: 175-184.

 

 Basak U.C., Das A. B., Das P. 1998. In situ  quantitization of DNA content and karyotype analysis in four threatend mangrove species found in Bhitarkanika forests of Orissa. Cytobios (Great Britain) 93: 147-155.

 

 

 Das A.B., Rai S., Das P.  1998. Estimation of 4C DNA and karyotype analysis in ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.) - II.  Cytologia  (Tokyo) 63: 133-139.

 

 

 Das A. B., Mohanty S., Das P. 1998. Variation in karyotype and 4C DNA  content in six species on Melocactus  of the family Cactaceae.  Cytologia (Tokyo) 63: 9-16.

 

 

 

  Das P,  Basak UC, Das AB,  1997. Metabolic changes during rooting in pre-girdled stem cuttings and air-layers of Heritiera, a common tree mangrove of coastal Orissa. Bul. Bot. Acad. Sinica  (Taiwan) 38: 91-95.

 

 Das A. B.,  Pattnaik M., Thangaraj T., Das P. 1997.  Cytophotometric estimation of nuclear DNA content and karyotype analysis of 8 cultivars of Trigonella foenum-graecum L.  Cytobios (Great Britain) 91: 171-179.

 

 Pattanaik M., Das A. B.,  Das  P. 1997. Karyotype analysis and 4C DNA variability in some succulent members of the tribe Stapelieae.  Cytobios (Great Britain) 91: 87-95.

 

 Mohanty S., Das A. B., Das, P. 1997. Estimation of 4C DNA content and determination of chiasma frequency in eight species of Mammillaria.   Cytobios (Great Britain) 91: 15-23.

Das A. B., Mohanty S., Das P. 1997. Meiotic behaviour and nuclear DNA variation in some species of  Mammillaria (Cactaceae). Cytologia (Tokyo) 62: 253-257.  

 

 Mohanty S., Das A. B., Das P. 1997. Studies on nuclear DNA and meiotic chromosomes in 8 species of MammillariaCytologia (Tokyo): 62: 331-336.

 

 Das AB, Das P, 1997.  Estimation of nuclear DNA and karyotype analysis in nine cultivars of Musa. Cytobios (Great Britain) 90: 181-192.

 Das  P, Basak UC, Das  AB, 1997. Restoration of mangrove vegetation in mahanadi delta of Orissa, India. Mangroves and Saltmarshes (The Netherlands) 1: 155-161.

 

 Rai S., Das AB, Das P  1997. Estimation of 4C DNA and karyotype analysis in ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.) - I.  Cytologia (Tokyo) 62: 133-141.

 

 Das AB, Mallick R, Chatterjee A, 1997. High frequency regeneration of Cymbopogon polyneuros Stapf as controlled by different physiochemical factors and their chromosomal stability. Plant Tissue Culture (Bangladesh) 7(1): 1-11.

 

 Mohanty S, Das AB, Das P 1996.  Analysis of chiasma frequency and nuclear DNA variation in some species of Mammillaria. Cytobios (Great Britain) 88: 173-181.

 

 Das AB,   Basak UC, Das P 1996.  Karyotype analysis and 4C nuclear DNA estimation in three species of  Acanthus, a mangrove associate from coastal Orissa.  Cytobios (Great Bretain) 87: 151-159.

 

 

 Basak UC, Das AB, Das P, 1996. Chlorophylls, carotinoids,proteins and secondary metabolites in leaves of 14 mangrove species of Orissa. Bulletin of Marine Science (U.S.A)  58(3): 654-659.

Das AB, Mallick R, 1995. Nuclear DNA and genomic variability in some members of the family Umbeliferae (Apiaceae). J. Indian. Bot. Soc. 49: 9-15.

 

Das AB, Basak UC, Das P, 1995a.  Variation in nuclear DNA content and karyotype analysis in three species of Avicennia, a tree mangrove of coastal Orissa. Cytobios (Great Britain) 84: 93-102.

 

 

Das AB, Basak UC, Das P, 1995b. Karyotype diversity and genomic variability in some Indian tree mangroves. Caryologia (Italy) 48(3-4): 319-328

 

Das AB, Basak UC, Das P, 1995c. Chromosome number and karyotype diversity in the members of Rhizophoraceae found in mangrove forest of Orissa. Cytobios (Great Britain) 81: 27-35.

 

Das AB, Rout GR, Das P, 1995d. Somatic embryoge­nesis from callus culture of a timber yielding tree Hardwickia binata  Roxb. Plant Cell Reports (Nether­lands)  15(1-2): 147-149.

 

 

Basak UC, Das AB, Das P, 1995. Metabolic changes during rooting in some cuttings of 5 mangrove species of Orissa. Plant Growth Regulation (The Nether­lands)  17(2): 141-148.

 

 

Das AB, Basak UC, Das P, 1994. Genome analysis and karyotype diversity in 3 species of Heritiera, a common mangrove of Orissa. Cytobios (Great Britain) 80: 71-78.

 

 

Das AB, Das P, 1994. Estimation of 4C DNA content and karyo­type analysis in some table banana varieties (Musa acuminata). Cytobios (Great Britain) 78: 213-220.

 

Das AB, Chatterjee A, 1994. Analysis of genome in relation with seed protein diversity of Cassia using polyacrylamide gel-electrophoresis. Bangladesh Jour. Bot. (Bangladesh) 23(2: 167-174.

 

 

Das P, Rout GR, Das AB, 1993. Somatic embryogenesis in callus culture of Mussaenda erythrophylla L. Cv. Queen Sirikit and Rosea. Plant Cell Tissue Organ Culture (The Nether­lands) 35: 199-201.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1993b. Karyotype diversity and interspe­cific 4C DNA variation in Bupleurum. Biologia Plantarum (Czecho­slovakia) 35: 355-363.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1993a. Nuclear DNA and chromosomal changes within tribe Ammineae. Cytobios (England) 74: 197-207.  

 

Das AB, 1991. Genome analysis and variation of 4C DNA con­tent in the subtribe Carinae.  Cytologia (Tokyo) 56: 627-632.

 

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1991. Correlation between genomic diver­sity and asiticoside content in Centella asiatica (L) Urban. Botanical Bulletin of Academica Sinica (Rep. of China)  32: 1-8.

 

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989a.  Varietal differences in 4C DNA content and chromosome characteristics of Coriandrum sativum L. Cytologia (Tokyo)  54: 609-616.

 

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989b.  Variation in karyotype and nuclear DNA content in different varieties of Foeniculum vulgare Mill.  Cytologia (Tokyo) 54: 129-134.

 

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989e. Seed protein patterns in radiation induced mutant analysis of Coriandrum sativum and Foeniculum vulgareNucleus 32(3): 152-156.

 

National: 29

Tripathy SK, Sardar SS, Dash S, Pal S, Acharya T, Mohapatra BR, Das AB, Rout GR. 2014.  RAPD markers for genetic characterization in mungbean [Vigna radiata (L.) wilczek]. Legume Research. DOl: 10.5958/0976-0571.2015.00023.5

 

Bharati LK, Munshi AD, Behera TK, Vinod, John J0seph K, Das AB, Bhat KV, Sidhu AS 2012. Production and preliminary characterization of inter-specific hybrids derived from Momordica  species. Current Science 103 (2): 178-186.

 Das A.B. 2012. Plant tissue culture technique for global food production. Science Horizon, Orissa Bigyan Academy, 2nd year 9th issue pp35-41.   Pradhan C., Das A. B. 2012. Variation in karyotype and DNA markers in different ecotypes of a mangrove associate, Suaeda nudiflora (Willd.) Moq. from Bhitarkanika, Odisha. Plant Science Research 34 (1&2): 72-78.

 

Bharati, L.K., , Munshi, A.D., Vinod, , Chandrashekaran, S., Behera, T. K., Das , A. B.  Joseph John, K., Visal Nath. 2011. Cytotaxonomic analysis of Momordica L. (Cucurbitaceae) species of Indian occurrence. Journal of Genetics 90(1): 21-30.

 

Sarangi, P. K., Sahoo, H.. P., Das A. B.  2011. Biotechnological approach for utilization of agricultural by-products: An overview. Plant Science Research 33(1&2):11-16.

 

Das, A. B., Rout, G. R., Mohanty, P. 2010. Plant Tissue Culture and Molecular Markers – Their Role in Improving Crop Productivity (Edt. A. Kumar, N. S. Shakhawat), I. K. International, New Delhi, Indian Journal of

 

Rai S, Das AB, Das P. 2008. Studies on genetic advances, heritability and path coefficient analysis for yield in Indian ginger (Zingiber officinale  Rose.) cultivars. Journal of Hill Research 21(1):20-25.

 

Das A. B., Samal Swarnalata , Mallick Leena , B. Behera, Mohanty P. 2008. Short term effect of high amount of  NaCl to hydroponically maintained true tree mangrove Bruguiera gymnorrhiza: changes in photosynthetic pigments, proteins, metabolic components and anatomical features in roots and  stems. Journal of Plant Biology 35(2): 99-106.

 

Mitra B, Das A.B., Das T.K., Parida A., Mishra S. and Mohanty P. 2006. A salt responsive leaf protein, SSP23 in tree mangroe Bruguiera: localization in leaf tissue by immunogold labeling. J. Plant Biol. 31(1): 1-6.

 

Parida AK, Das AB, Das, P. 2003. Salt induced regulations of isoforms of some antioxidative enzymes. Indian Journal of Plant Physiology (Special issue) pp. 288-297.

 

Mishra S, Das AB. 2003. Effect of NaCl on leaf secretion and antioxidative enzyme level in roots of a mangrove, Aegiceras corniculatum. Indian Journal Experimental Biology 41:160-166.

 

Senapati M., Das A B, Das P. 2000. Association of vesicular Arbuscular Mycorrhiza fungi with 21 forest tree species. Indian Journal of Forestry 23 (3):326-331.

Mohanty S, Das AB, Das P. 2000. Isozyme polymorphism in Mammillaria spp. Of the family Cactaceae. The Orissa Journal of Horticulture 28(1): 1-6.

 

 Das P, Rai S, Das AB. 1999. Genetic advance, heritability and path analysis in ginger (Zingiber officinale  Rosc.).  Journal of Plantation Crops 27(1): 27-30.

 

 Das P,  Das AB 1998. Esterase marker during callus mediated regeneration of Typhonium trilobatum Schott, a medicinal plant. Orissa J. Hort. 26(2): 50-55.

 

Das AB,  Mallick R, Chatterjee A 1998.  High frequency regeneration of Cymbopogon martinii  var. motia as controlled by different physio-chemical factors and their chromosomal stability.  Perspective in Cytology and Genetics  9: 503-511.          

 

Das AB 1998.  Meiotic study and 4C DNA content in some Mammillaria  of the family Cactaceae. Perspective in Cytology and Genetics  9: 355-360.          

 

Das P., Patra, A., Das AB, Palai SK, Bose, T.  1997.  In vitro  regeneration of  Typhonium  trilobatum  Schott, a medicinal plant, through callus culture.  Orissa. J. Hort. (Bhubaneswar) 25(2): 57-61.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1995. Nuclear DNA and genomic variability in some members of the family Umbeliferae (Apiaceae). J. Indian. Bot. Soc. 49: 9-15.

 

Das AB, Das P, 1992. Rapid multiplication of Musa acuminata ‘Dwarf Cavendish’ through meristem culture and evalua­tion of chromosomal stability. Orissa Journal of Horti­culture 20: 22-27.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1992. Effect of gammaradiation on chiasma frequency in Coriandrum sativum and Foeniculum vulgare. Pers. Cyto. Genet. 7: 787-795.

 

Das AB, Das P, 1991. Shoot multiplication and regeneration related isozyme markers in meristem cultures of MusaOrissa Journal of Horticulture 19: 107-117.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1990.  Varietal heterogeneity of buffer soluble seed proteins in Foeniculum vulgare Mill. Cell Chr. Res.  13(3): 7-12.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989c.  Karyotype analysis in different varieties of Coriandrum sativum L.  Current Science 58(2): 73-75.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989d.  Interrelationships between karyo­type, interphase nuclear volume, in situ DNA cantent and seed ultrastructure in Anethum graveolens L.  Perspective in Cytology and Genetics (Eds. G. K. Manna & U. Sinha) 6: 211-218.

 

Das AB, Mallick R, 1989f. Genome analysis and varietal rela­tionships in Anethium graveolens L. by seed protein electrophoresis.  Cell Chr. Res. 12: 49-54.

 

Sinha RK, Das AB, Chatterjee A, 1989g.  Evaluation of nutri­tional value in three legume trees as a source of fod­der.  Indian Journal of Forestry 12(4): 285-288.

 

Mallick R, Das AB, Datta M, 1985. Induction of mutation in some common spices.  Environmental Mutagenesis News Letter I: 57-58.

Abstract Published: 58

 

Conference Publications: 06

  • Das AB, Mishra T. 2014. Biotechnological intervensions in crop improvement of banana. In: 60th Diamond Jubilee Souvenir, College of Agriculture, OUAT, Bhubneswar, Pp. 143-148.
  • Das AB, Pradhan B 2014. Green revolution to gene revolution. In: Agrovision -2014, 52nd Commemoradion Day Souvenir, College of Agriculture, OUAT, Bhubaneswar. Pp 68-74.
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  • Das A.B. 2009. Assesment of genetic diversity of five populations of Suaeda nudiflora (Willd.) Moq. of Bhitarkanika Mangrove Forest, Orissa using RAPD markers. Proceedings 12 Orissa Bigyan Congress, pp.84-89.
  • Behera, B. and Das A.B. 2008. Response of Antioxident defense system of Bruguiera gymnorrhiza under short-term exposure to high salt. In: Proceedings of the symposium on Wetland and Mangrove Biodiversity in Orissa Coast, (N. Gupta and A.K. Mohapatra, Eds), RPRC, Bhubaneswar 5th April, pp. 44-48.
  • Sahoo, P., Mohanty, S., Das AB. 2004. Intraspecific genetic diversity in different ecotypes of Bruguiera L. a tree mangrove from mangrove forests of Orissa, revealed through karyotype, 4C DNA and RAPD analysis. Proceeding of 8th Orissa Bigyan Congress Vol I:121-130.
  • Palai SK, Das AB 2002. Large scale propagation of Musa balbisiana cv. Muguni through in vitro techniques. In: Proceedings of the State level Seminar of Advances in production of quality planting materials of Horticultural crops, Orissa Horticultural Society, OUAT, BBSR, pp. 133-136.
  • 1 Das A. B., Mishra S., Mohanty, P. 2006. Physiology of mangroves: strategies on stress adaptation with special emphasis on tolerance to high salinity. In: Advances of Plant Sciences (Ed. A. Hamantaranjan) Vol. 9 Chapter 6, pp. 101-154.
    2 Das A. B. 2008. Recent trends in cactus cytology, genetics and molecular biology. In : Floriculture, Ornamental and Plant Biotechnology: Advances and Topical Issues (1st Edition, Volume 5), Teixeira da Silva JA (Ed), Global Science Books, Isleworth, UK, pp 348-374 (Print ISBN 978-4-903313-12-2), May, 2008.
    3 Tripathy, S. K., Mishra, P. K., Rout, G. R., Das A. B. 2011. Biochemical and molecular basis of cold tolerance in plants. In: Biotechnology: A new approach (Ed. P. C. Trivedi), Agrobios, Jodhpur, India, pp161-187..
    4 Sarangi, P.K., Das, A.B., Nanda, S., Baliarsingh, A., Jena S. 2012. The underutilized future crops: an overview. In: Potential Prospectives of under Utilized Plant Speceies (K.K. Behera (Ed.), Narendra Publishing House,Jodhpur, India: 201‚??213.
    5 Behera, B., Das, A. B., Mohanty, P. 2012. Salinity tolerance strategies in Mangroves : Salt shock experiments for assessing stress triggered effects during salt stress and post stress recovery in true mangrove Bruiguiera gymnorrhiza. In : Photosynthesis: overviews on recent progress and future perspectives (Eds. S. Itoh, P. Mohanty, K. N. Guruprasad), I. K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Bangalore, pp. 217-228.
    6 Das, A. B. and Strasser R.J. 2013. Salanity-induced genes and molecular basis of salt-tolerant stratigies in mangroves. In: Molecular Stress Physiology of Plants Eds G.R. Rout & A.B. Das) Springer, India, Chapter 3, pp. 53-86.
    7 Das, A.B. 2013. Bioprospecting and genetic engineering of mangrove genes to enhance salinity tolerance in crop plants. In: Biotechnology of Underutilised Crops (S. Dattagupta, M. Jain Eds.) Springer, ISBN 978-94-007-5499-7) VIII: chapter16, pp.385-456.
    8 Das AB 2014. Global Changes in High CO2 Related Issues in Crop Productivity and Photosynthesis. In: Contemporary Problems of Photosynthesis, Allakhverdiev S. I., Rubin A. B., Shuvalov V.A. (eds.), Institute of Computer Science, Izhevsk‚??Moscow, Volume 2, Chapter-24, pp. 273-309.
    9 Dikshit N, Kanta G, Mohanty CS, Das AB, Sivaraj N 2014. Horse Gram. In: Broadening the Genetic Base of Grain Legumes, M. Singh et al. (eds.),DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2023-7_10, © Springer India.
    10 Rout GR, Das AB, Mohanty IC, Samal KC. 2012. Course laboratory manual: Agricultural Biotechnology for UG/PG/Ph.D., Dept. of Agril. Biotechnology, Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, pp. 1-208.
    11 Samal KC, Das AB. 2013. Micropropagation and molecular techniques of forest plants. Dept. of Agril. Biotechnology, Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, pp. 1-124.
    12 Samal KC, Priyadarsini A, Rout GR, Das AB, Mohanty IC. 2014. Bioinformatics practical Manual, Dept. of Agril. Biotechnology, Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, pp. 1-110.
    13 Das P, Panda PC, Das AB. 1999. New Cactus cultivars. Regional Plant Resource Centre, Bhubaneswar, pp. 1-28 (ISBN: 81-900920-2-2).
    14 Panda, K.K., Das, A.B., Panda, B.B. 2012. Genomics of Pandanus : A useful plant resources of coastal Odisha, India. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GMBH & Co. GK , Saarbrucken, Germany [ISBN: 978-3-8484-3913-3]: 1-89.
    15 Das A. B., Mohanty P. 2013. Mangroves: The Biology and Biogeography, Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, (ISBN 978-81-7319-857-1), 450 p. (In press- Ms. No. pp-3661).
    16 Rout GR, Das AB (Eds.) 2013. Molecular Stress Physiology of Plants. Springer, India, New Delhi, 440pp.

    Workshops Organized: 02

    1. UGC sponsored Refresher Course in ‘Trends in Life Sciences’ in P.G. Department of Botany, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar 751004, Odisha, from 21st November 2015 to 11th December 2015 collaboration with HRDC, Utkal University.
    1. UGC sponsored Skill Based Workshop on ‘Microscope to Molecular” in P.G. Department of Botany, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar 751004, Odisha, from 17th November 2015 to 18th December 2015.

    Workshops/Symposium Attended: 44

    1. 2014.- National Conference of Plant Physiology 2014 on “Frontiers of Physiology Research: Food security and environmental challenges”, 23-25 November, 2014.
    2. 2013- National workshop on Application of Bioinformatics Tools & Techniques in Modern Biological Research” Dept. of Bioinformatics, Centre for Post Graduate Studies, OUAT, Bhubaneswar, 22-23 March, 2013.
    3. 2013-XI Agricultural Science Congress on “Agricultural Education: Shaping India’s Future” OUAT, Bhubaneswar, 7-9 Feb. 2013.
    4. 2013 – National Workshop on “Application of Bioinformatics Tools & Techniques in Modern Biological Research” BIF-Centre, Dept. of Bioinformatics, CPGS, OUAT, Bhubaneswar , March 22-23 2013.
    5. 2013- National seminar on “Recent Trends in Ethno botanical Research in North-East India” from 15-16th March 2013 in Dept. of Botany, Tripura University, Tripura sponsored by UGC under DRS-I programme as invited speaker and Chair person of Technical Session I & III.
    6. 2012-37 th Annual Conference of Orissa Botanical Society & P. Parija Memorial National Conference, Ravenswa University, Cuttack, 22-23 December, 2012..
    7. 2013. 100th The Indian Science Congress, Calcutta University, Kolkata from 3-7th January 2013. Presenting invited talk on “Physical mapping of rDNA genes and hAT like transposable elements in identifying banana genomes applying FISH technique” in Plant Science Section.
    8. 2011 – International Conference on “Plant Science in Post Genomic Era (ICPSPGE -2011)” in Sambalpur University in association with Society for Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, New Delhi during Feb 17-19, 2011.
    9. 2011 – Biennial Group Meeting on All India Co-Ordinated project on Honey Bees & Pollinators, ICAR, New Delhi held in OUAT, Bhubaneswar – 11 th Feb 2011.
    10. 2010 – 15th International Congress of Photosynthesis in Bejing.
    11. 2010 – National seminar on “Sustainable agriculture & food security: chalanges & opportunities” held in Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar from 29th & 30 th November 2010.
    12. 2010- National Workshop and Brainstorming Session on “Bioinformatics applications in fish/shellfish genomics”, Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR), Bhubaneswar, 12&13 January, 2010.
    13. 2010- State level seminar on “Community Management of Agro-Biodiversity in an Era of Climate Change” by M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chenni at OUAT, BBSR, 30th January, 2010.
    14. 2010- National Workshop on “State Wellness Forum – Odisha” at OUAT, Bhubaneswar, 21st Feb. 2010.
    15. 2010- Attended the 30th Congress of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, in Excel London from 6th to 8th June 2010.
    16. 2010- Attended “Chromosome Organization and Cytogenomics” in The Society for Experimental Biology International Conference at Prague, Czech Republic from 2nd and 3rd July 2010.
    17. 2009- Indian Science Congress, Bhubaneswar Chapter at Botany Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhubaneswar, Orissa 5 & 6th Dec. 2009.
    18. 2008- Attended the symposium on “Effect of short-term exposure to high salt on leaf soluble protein and antioxidative enzymes system in hydroponically maintained tree mangrove, Bruguiera gymnorrhiza” at International Conference on Photosynthesis in the global prespective at School of Life Sciences, DAVV, Indore, India from 27-29th November 2008.
    19. 2008- Attended the symposium on “Novel Approaches for Bio-medical Research” at Punjab University, Chandigarh from Nov. 21-28 2008, National Academy of Sciences, India.
    20. 2008- Attended the symposium on “Wetland and Mangrove Biodiversity in Orissa Coast” Ministry of Environment of Forests, Govt of India, 5th April 2008 organized by Regional Plant Resource Centre, Bhubaneswar.
    21. 2008 - Attended the inception workshop for implementation of UNDP-GOI CCF II project on Biodiversity Conservation through community based natural resource management, Regional Plant Resource Centre, Bhubaneswar 25th January 2008 Organised by UNDP, MNES, Gov. of India.
    22. 2007- Attended the Workshop on Similipal Biosphere Reserve, Regional Plant Resource Centre from 27-28 April 2007, Organised by Anthropological Survey of India, Govt. of India, Ministry of Culture and RPRC, Forest & Env. Dept, Orissa.
    23. 1999- Attended the 86th Indian Science Congress held in Anna University, Chennai from 3-8th January 1999.
    24. 1998- Attended the National Symposium on cellular response to stresses and defense mechanism organized by Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar from 11-13 Nov. 1998.
    25. 1998- Attended the India-Japan Joint seminar on Stress in plants at JNU, New Delhi sponsored by DST, India, JPS, Japan and INSA, India from 5-7 Feb. 1998.
    26. 1996- Attended the INDO-US training on Biochemical and molecular techniques for characterization and classification of Plant Genetic Resource at National bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (ICAR) Pusa Campus, New Delhi from 12-22 March 1996.
    27. 1995- Attended the Indo-British workshop on “Coastal zone management” held at “Taj Bengal Hotel”, Calcutta from 12-16 March, 1995.
    28. 1992- Attended the International symposium on “Plant Genetics and Biotechnolo­gy” held in Centre for Plant Molecular Biology, Department of Genetics, Osmania University, Hydrabad, from 28-30 November, 1992.
    29. 1992- Attended the National Workshop on “Advances in Biotechnology” by Depart­ment of Biotechnology (DBT) held in Centre for Plant Molecular Biology (CPMB), Department of Genetics, Osmania University, Hydrabad, from 10-28 November, 1992.
    30. 1991- Attended the “Plant Tissue Culture Conference” held in Bangladesh Insti­tute of Nuclear Agriculture, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, organized by Bangladesh Association for Plant Tissue Culture, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, from 7-8 December, 1991.
    31. 1990- Attended that 7th All India Congress of “Cytology and Genetics” held in Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani from 24-26 December,1990.
    32. 1990- Attended the International Symposium on “Microscope to Molecule” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Deptt. of Botany, University of Calcutta from 12-14 December,1990.
    33. 1989- Attended the National Workshop on “Recent Advances in Cytology” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Deptt. of Botany, University of Calcutta, from February 27th to March 7th, 1989.
    34. 1988- Attended the National Symposium on “Cellular and Biochemical Changes during growth and regeneration in vitro” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta from 4-5 February,1988.
    35. 1987- Attended the International Symposium on “Genetic Toxicology” held in Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Calcutta From 16-18 November, 1987.
    36. 1987- Attended the 6th All India Congress of “Cytology and Genetics” held in Department of Bioscience, University of Jammu from 12-17 October, 1987.
    37. 1987- Attended the 74th Session of Indian Science Congress held in Bangalore University from 3-8 January, 1987.
    38. 1986- Attended the National Symposium on “Genetic Improvement of Fuelwood species” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta from 23-25 May, 1986.
    39. 1985- Attended the Seminar on “Perspectives in Chromosome Methodology” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta from 23-24 December, 1985.
    40. 1985- Attended the Instructional Workshop on “Perspectives in Chromosome Re­search” held in Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta from 10-23 December,1985.
    41. 1985- Attended the 72nd Session of Indian Science Congress held in Lucknow University from 3-8 January, 1985.
    42. 1984- Attended the 71st Session of Indian Science Congress held in Ranchi University from 3-10 January, 1984.

    Research Project handled:  10 nos.

    2006-2009-           “Comparative analysis of two mangrove species Bruguiera  having different salinity tolerance potential: Analysis and characterization of salinity stress protein markers”. CSIR, GOI, New Delhi (17.0 lakhs).

    2003-2005 –         “Studies on molecular phylogeny of some selected tree legumes” funded by DBT, GOI, New Delhi (14.0 lakhs).

    2000- 2003 -         “Studies on molecular physiology of mangroves: investigation on the salinity stress effects on bio-enegertic organelles of Bruguiera and Aegiceras” funded by CSIR, GOI, New Delhi (14.0 lakhs).

    2000-2002 -          “Cytotaxonomic studies and preparation of chromosome atlas of Indian mangroves, funded by  MoEF, GOI, New Delhi (7.0 lakhs).

    1998-2001 -          “Cytotaxonomic studies and molecular documantation of mangroves of Bhitarkanika and Mahanadi delta, Orissa” funded by Dept. of Env. & Forestes, Govt. of Orissa (5.0 lakhs).

    1994-1996 -          “Setting up of a unit of micropropagation for scaling up, hardening and establishment of bamboo and other horticultural and floriculture species through tissue culture” funded by  DBT, GOI, New Delhi (35.0 lakhs).

    1993-1994 -          “Studies of biological diversity and distribution pattern of tree species in tropical and subtropical regions of India” funded by  Department of Environment & Forests, Government of India (2.0 lakhs).

    2009-2011 –         “Phytochemical analysis and screening of anti cancer compounds from selected medicinal plant species” NMPB, GOI, New Delhi (18.0 lakhs).

    2010- 2013-          “Developing Transgenic mungbean plant (Vigna radiate) for abiotic stress with rd29:CBF3 gene mediated by Agrobacterium tubifesence.Rastriya Krishi Vikash Yojona, ICAR, New Delhi,  as (PI-Dr. I. C. Mohanty, Co-PI- Dr. A. B. Das) (Rs. 26.00 lakhs).

    2010 – 2014         “Molecular screening of heavy metal tolerance in rice varieties of Orissa” Department of  Biotechnology, Gvernment of Orissa (Rs. 7.80 lakhs) (Co-PI- A.B. Das, PI- Dr. G. R. Rout,OUAT Co-PI: Dr. S. R. Das, OUAT).

     

     

    On Going Research Project:  03 nos.

    2012-2014-           “Screening of anticancer compound from Indian Combratum  species & their in vitro  culture”. University Grant Commission, New Delhi, (12.108 lakhs).

    2012- 2014 –        “Molecular Screening of mungbean (Vigna radiate  [L.] Wilczek} germplasm of Orissa for biotic and abiotic stress tolerance.” University Grant Commission, New Delhi, (18.50 lakhs) [CO-PI – A.B.Das, PI-Prof. P.K. Chand]

    2014 –2017-         “Development of sex linked DNA marker for  early selection  of female lines and crop productivity of Momordica dioica  Roxb.”  Department of  Science and Technology, Govt. of Odisha  (Rs. 9.96 lakhs).

     

    Research Project submitted:  04 nos.

    2015-                     “Biostabilization of chromium ore tailing of mines in Odisha by bioremediation and cellular assessment of chromium tolerance” RUSA, Govt. of Odisha (139.714 lakhs) (PI-A.B.Das, Co-PI-C.Pradhan).

    1 1984-1986 - UGC Junior Research Fellowship: Research work under Prof. R. Mallick in CAS in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, on Karyotype and chromosome analysis of Umbelliferous species. Gama radiation for quality improvement of spices like coriander and fenugreek.
    2 1986-1988 - DNES Senior Research Fellowship, Research work under Prof. R. Mallick, in CAS in Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, India on “Cytology, mutation breeding and phytochemistry of Apiaceae”.
    3 1989-1991 - MNES Research Associateship, Research work under Prof. A. K. Chaterjee in CAS in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta on “Mutation breeding, tree breeding for fuel wood improvement and tissue culture of tree legume”.
    4 1997 - Biotechnology National Associateship Award, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India; worked with Dr. R. P. Sharma, Biotechnology, ICAR, Pusa Campus on molecular breeding in Brasica.
    5 1998 - Visiting Honorary Scientist in Queen Marry College, University of London, UK and research work with Prof. A. Leitch and Prof. P. Brandham, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Garden, Kew on Chromosome fluoorocent in situ Hybridization (FISH) & Genomic in situ hybridization (GISH) on Solanum species.
    6 1998 - Visiting Scientist in British Council Higher Education Link: Post doctoral research work under Prof. A. T. Natarajan and Prof. Van Zee Land, Genetics Department, University of Leiden, The Netherlands on chromosome in situ hybridization for chromosomal mutation detection.
    7 1998- Visiting Scientist in British Council Higher Education Link: Post doctoral research work with Prof. R. H. Marrs, Ness Botanical Garden, University of Liverpool, UK on Cytochemistry and modelling of plant succession and scientific data handling and statistical analysis.
    8 1999- Rothamsted International - Lawes Agricultural Trast (RI-LAT) Fellowship: Post doctrol research work with Dr. B.P.S. Khambay, Dr. R. Parry and Prof. Jon Pickett, FRS, Department of Biological Ecological Chemistry, IACR Rothamsted, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK, on bioassay guided isolation & chemical characterization of plant antinematocidal compounds from Typhonium trilobatum.
    9 2000 - Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) Fellowship, Japan: Research worked with Prof. A. Fukuzawa at Hokaido University, Sapporo, Japan on plant based antinematocidal compound against potatocyst nematode and their chemical analysis.
    10 2005 - DBT Overseas Associateship Award: Post doctoral Research work in Institute of Experimental Biology, Olomouc, Czech Republic with Prof. J. Dolezel, Molecular Biology and Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Czech National Academy of Scence, Czech Republic on banana genomics, cloning, BAC library, physical localization of rDNA on chromosomes and Flowcytophotometry.
    11 2010 - DBT Overseas Associateship Award : Post doctoral Research work in Dept. of Molecular Biology, Leicester University, U.K. with Prof. J. S. Heslop-Harrison, Molecular Cytogenetics Laboratory, Leister University, U.K. on Molecular cytogenetics of banana and crop improvement through di-haploid formation and incorporation of leaf blight registrant gene in table top banana.
    12 2007 ‚?? Samanta Chandrasekhar Award, Orissa Bigyan Academy, DST, Govt. of Orissa for outstanding contribution in plant biotechnology and molecular biology from Sj. Naveen Pattnaik, Chief Minister, Odisha during 18/01/2010.
    13 1999 - Professor Hira Lal Chakravorty award by Indian Science Congress Association, Calcutta for significant Research Contribution in Botany (Award received from Prof. (Dr. Watson in Indian Science Congress in Mardas).

    • Teaching
      • Professor,P.G. Department of Botany, Utkal University, Vani Vihar Bhubaneswar 751004, Odisha, 11 months (continuing)
      • Associate Professor, Department of Agril. Biotechnology,Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology,Bhubaneswar 751003, Orissa, 5 Year 6 month
      • Senior Scientist, Regional Plant Resource Centre Bhubaneswar, Orissa, 9 years
      • Scientist, Regional Plant Resource Centre, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, 8 years
      • MNES Research Associate, Dept. of Botany, University of Calcutta. India, 2 years
      • DNES Research Fellow, Dept. of Botany,University of Calcutta, India, 2 years
      • UGC Research Fellow, Centre of Advanced Study in Cell and Chromosome, 2 years
      • Research, Dept. of Botany, University of Calcutta, India.
    • Research Experience in Foreign Laboratories
      • British Council HE Fellow, 1998 (2 months), Dept. of Cytology & Genetics,University of Liverpool
      • Visiting Scientist, 1998 (2 weeks), Dept. of Genetics,University of Leiden, The Netherlands.
      • RI-LAT Internationla Fellow, 1999 (6 months), IACR-Rothamsted International ,Dept. of Biological &Ecological Chemistry, Herpenden, UK
      • Visiting Scientist, 1999 (1 week), Queen Mary College, London
      • Visiting Scientist, 1999 (1 week), Kew Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK
      • DBT-Oversease Associate, 2005 (3 months), Institute of Experimental Botany, Olomouc, Czech Republic
      • DBT-Oversease Associate, 2010 (3 months), Dept. Molecular Genetics,University of Leicester, U.K.
    • Important Activities
      • Member Subject Research Committee (SRC) Botany, Utkal University
      • Member Subject Research Committee (SRC) Applied Microbiology, Utkal University
      • Chairman Subject Research Committee (SRC) Environmental Science, Utkal University
      • Member Subject Research Committee (SRC) Life Sciences, Utkal University
      • Member Subject Research Committee (SRC) Botany, Utkal University
      • Secretary, Orissa Botanical Society (OBS):2015-2017 (3 years Term)
      • Vice President, Old Student Association, Dept. Of Botany, Utkal University (3 years Term)
    • Contribution to Administration
      • Head Department of Botany since March 2015
      • Chairperson, Board of Studies, Botany, : 2015
      • Chairperson, Board of Studies, Environmental Sciences: 2015
      • Member University Research Committee, Utkal University: 2015
      • Co-ordinator Faculty Recruitment, Utkal University: 2015
      • Member, Board of Studies, P.N. College (Auto), Khurda
      • Member, Board of Studies, P.N. College (Auto), Khurda
      • Member, Board of Studies, Cuttack College, Cuttack
    • Members of the learned Societies
      • 7. Life Member, Orissa Botanical Socienty
      • 6. Life member, Indian Society for Cell Biology, Bangalore.
      • 5. Life member, Indian Science Congress Association, Calcutta.
      • 4. Life member, Indian Association of Colour Transparency, Calcutta.
      • 3. Member, National Botanical Society, Calcutta.
      • 2. Member, Cell and Chromosome Research, Calcutta.
      • 1. Member, Orissa Journal of Horticulture, Bhubaneswar.
    • Recognition Received
      • Ph. D./D.Sc/. Guide in different University
        • 2013- Ph. D. Research guide in Applied Microbiology, Dept. of Botany, Utkal University
        • 2009- Ph. D. Research Guide in Dept. of Biotechnology, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore
        • 2009- Ph. D. Research Guide in Dept. of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar
        • 2008- D.Sc. Research guide in Dept. of Botany, Berhhampur University
        • 1996- Ph. D. Research Guide in Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar
      • Gust Faculty / Resource persons / Subject Expert in Universities / Institutes
        • Invited speaker on National Seminar on ‘Current trends in stress biology and biotechnology’ under UGC-DRS-SAP-III programme, by Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, 26/03/2014.
        • Expert member in Walk –in Interview in UGC-RFSMS/BSR Programme, Dept of Botany, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, 19/2/2014.
        • Inviter Speaker National Seminar on “Recent Tend in Stress Biology” held in P.G. Dept. of Biosciences and Biotechnology, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore under UGC Programme on 27/2/2014.
        • Inviter Speaker in the National Seminar on “Current Trends in Stress Biology and Biotechnology” assisted by UGCDRS-SAP-III programme at P.G. Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar on 26/3/2014
        • Expert member for selection Committee UGC-RFSMA/BSR Fellow, P.G. Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar 22/2/2014.
        • Guset Faculty in Applied Microbiology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14.
        • Invited Speker, 100th Indian Science Congress , Plant Science Section, Calcutta University, Kolkata 3-7 Jan 2013.
        • Resource Person in Refresher Course, P.G. Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, Vavivihar, Bhubaneswar, 23/01/2013.
        • Resource Person in P.G. Teaching programme, Dept.of Biotechnology, College of Engineering & Technolog, BPUT, Bhubaneswar, March 2013.
        • Expert Member, Research Development Council Meeting for Ph. D. programme,MATS University, Pandri, Raipur (C.H.), 13-14/12/2013.
        • Resource Person, National Seminar on “Recent Trends in Ethnobotanical Research in North-East India”, Tripura University, UGC/SAP Programme, 15-16 March 2013.
        • Guset Faculty, Dept of Botany, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, 2011-2012.
        • Resource Person in Refresher course, P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Vavivihar, Bhubaneswar, Jan. 2012.
        • Sebject expert, SRF Selection Committee, NISER, Bhubaneswar April, 2012.
        • Subject expert, S.R.F. Selection Committee, Dept. of Botany, Utkal University, March 2011.
        • Resource person, International Conference on “Plant Science in Post Genomic Era (ICPSPGE -2011)”, Sambalpur University Feb 17-19, 2011.
        • Guest Lecture on “Hybridity Testing through Biotechnological approaches” in OSSOPCA, Bhubaneswar for Officers training in ‘Seed Testing”. – 2011 (18.1.2011).
        • Resource person,National Workshop and Brainstorming Session on “Bioinformatics applications in fish/shellfish genomics”, CIFA (ICAR), Bhubaneswar, 12&13 January, 2010.
        • Member of the Technical Committee for purchase of instruments in Orissa State Seed & Organic products Certification Agency, Bhubaneswar – 2011.
        • Expert for evaluation of DST project “Study of bamboo in vitro and in vivo growing in South Bengal through morphological and molecular approach” submitted to West Bengal State Council of Science and Technology, Govt. of West Bengal, Kolkata [62/WBSCST/F/0330/2010]
        • Member, SRF Selection Committee, Botany Department, Berhampur University, Orissa.
        • Guest Faculty in CPMB, Dept. of Genetics, Hydrated to deliver the lectures and conduct the practical in banana micropropagation in short term Technician Training Course, sponsored by DBT, Govt. of India, on Plant Cell and Tissue Culture from 1 st. Nov. 1993 to 31 st January 1994.
        • Paermennt Faculty in Ramkrishna Mission High School, Manasadweep, West Bengal & Higher secondary school, Narottannagar, Deomali, Tirap , Arunachal Pradesh during 1982-83 ( 1year) and 1988-89 (1 yaer) respectively.
      • External Examiner & Question setter in different Universities
        • External Question setter Fundamentl of Microbiology (FT-223), College of Agricultural & post Harvest Technology, (central Agricultural University), Ranipool, Gangtok, Sikkim 5/5/2014.
        • External Question setter Food Safety & Microbial Standards (FT-222), College of Agricultural & post Harvest Technology, (central Agricultural University), Ranipool, Gangtok, Sikkim 5/5/2014.
        • External Question setter Molecular Biology (M.Sc. Medical), Dept. of Biochemistry,Pt. J.N.M. Medical College, Raipur (C.G.) 21/04/2014.
        • External Question setter B. Tech. Biotechnology BAB-406 ( IPR, Biosefty and Bioethics, Rajendra Agricultural University, Samastipur, Pusa, Bihar 24/2/2014
        • External Examiner and Question setter, Dept. of Applied Microbiology, College of Agriculture Engineering & Post harvest Technology,(central University), Ranipool, gangtok, Sikkim, 05/05/2014
        • External Examiner M.Sc. Practical Examination in Bioinformatics , Dept. of Life Sciences, Sambalpur University, Sambalpur – 24/3/2014
        • External Examiner M.Sc. Practical Examination in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Botany Department, Berhampur University, Berhampur – 2010, 2011, 2012.
        • External Examiner for theory paper M.Sc. in IX (Applied Microbiology) in Department of Botany, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar - 2010.
        • External Examiner Practical , M.Sc., Botany (Molecular Biology and Plant Biotechnology) in Visa-Bharati University, Santiniketn, West Bengal – 2010, 2013, 2014.
        • External Examiner for M.Sc. Botany Examination 2nd year (Practical), Cytology and Cell Biology, Tripura University, Tripura. – 2010.
        • External examiner in Tripura University, Dept. of Life Science in 1994.
        • External examiner in Tripura University, Dept. of Life science in 1993.
        • Ph. D. thesis Examiner to evaluate the Ph. D. thesis “Cytotaxonomic and radiobiological studies with special reference to some unreported species of Vicia (Lin.)” in Ranchi University, Ranchi – 2010.
        • External Examiner for theory & Practical Examination (M.Sc. Biotechnology) Fakir Mihon University, Balasore 2010,2011, 2012 2013.
      • Ph. D. Thesis Examiner in different Universities
        • 2014- D.Sc. thesis evaluation and external examiner “Study of genetic diversity and molecular cataloging of the genus Cassia L. through chromosome and DNA markers” in Botany, Berhampur University, Odisha
        • 2014- Ph. D. thesis evaluation and external examiner “Micropropagation, phytochemical analysis and molecular characterization of Saraca asoka (roxb.) De Wild and Commiphora wightii (Arn.) Bhandari ” in Botany, Osmania University, Hyderabad – 2014.
        • 2014 - Ph. D. thesis Examiner to evaluate the Ph. D. thesis, MATS University, Raipur, C.H..
        • 2010 - Ph. D. thesis Examiner to evaluate the Ph. D. thesis “Cytotaxonomic and radiobiological studies with special reference to some unreported species of Vicia (Lin.)” in Ranchi University, Ranchi.
    • Member of Editorial Board of the Journals: 5 nos.
      • Dynamic Cell Biology, Global Science Books, UK.
      • Genes, Genomes and Genomics, Global Science Books, UK.
      • Functional Plant Sciences and Biotechnology, Global Science Books, UK
      • The Asian and Australasian Journal of Plant Science and Biotechnology, Global Science Books, UK
    • Reviewers of Journals: 23 Journals
      • Pedosphere, Republic of China; ACB Botanica, Hungary; Environmental Monitoring and Assesment, Springer;Journal of Plant Interactions, Italy;Acta Biologica Cracoviensia, Poland;Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative; Medicine (eCAM), UK; Indian Journal of Science and Technology, Chennai; Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, China, Brazilian Journal of Plant physiology, Brazil; Journal of Plant Physiology, Elsevier GmbH; Journal of Plant Interaction, Taylor & Francis; Journal of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, Springr;Aquatic Botany, Elsevier; Plant Growth Regulation, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands; Cell Biology International, Elsevier; Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, Springer Verlag; Horticulture Sciences, USA ; Cell and Chromosome Research, Kolkata,; Forest Sciences, Malaysia, ; Israel Journal of Plant Sciences, Israel; The Nucleus, Springer; Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, Academic Journals, Proceedings on National Science Academy (India), Springer.