DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
AC 506 AGROCHEMICALS FOR INSECT AND MITE MANAGEMENT (3L+1P) I
A course to deal with the chemistry, mode of action and synthesis of different classes of pesticides like organochlorines, organophosphorus, neonicotinoids, acaricides and pyrethroids.
Pre para tion, proper ties, uses, str ucture-activity relationship (QSAR) and acaricides
(organochlorines, organophosphorus pesticides, carbamates, pyrethroids and neonicotinoides).
Mode of action of different groups of insecticides
Fumigants and other chemicals for post-harvest storage of agricultural commodities
Preparation and characterization of DDT, DDE, and Methoxyc hlor, Pre par ation of organophosphorus insecticide-Part A –phosphorodichloridite, and Part B -phosphonate, Preparation and characterization of oxime ether, Preparation of DDVP.