Research papers

2015

    • Ahluwalia V., Kumar J., Rana V.S., Sati O.P. and Walia S. (2015) Comparative evaluation of two Trichoderma harzianum strains for major secondary metabolite production and antifungal activity. Nat. Prod. Res. 29: 914-920.
    • Bagul S., Ratha S.K., Prasanna R., Saha S. and Dhar D.W. (2015) Enhancement in total lipids in microalgae through cultural manipulations and fatty acid profiling. Ind. J. Biotechnol. 14: 429-432.
    • Chaudhary P., Sahay H., Sharma R., Pandey A.K., Singh S.B., Saxena A.K. and Nain L. (2015) Identification and analysis of polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) -biodegrading bacterial strains from refinery soil of India. Environ. Monitor. Assess. 187: 4617. 
    • Chauhan R., Solanki P.R., Singh J., Mukherjee I., Basu T. and Malhotra B.D. (2015) A novel electrochemical piezoelectric label free immunosensor for aflatoxin B1 detection in groundnut. Food Control 52: 60-70.
    • Dureja P., Singh S.B. and Parmar B.S. (2015) Pesticide maximum residue limit (MRL): background, Indian scenario- Overview. Pesticide Res. J. 27: 4-22.
    • Dutta A., Mandal A., Manna S., Singh S.B., Berns A.E. and Singh N. (2015) Effect of organic carbon chemistry on sorption of atrazine and metsulfuron-methyl as determined by 13C-NMR and IR spectroscopy. Environ. Monit. Assess. 187: 620.
    • Dutta A., Singh N. (2015) Surfactant modified bentonite clays: Preparation, characterization and atrazine removal. Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 22: 3876-3885.
    • Ghosh S., Rawat A.K., Tiwari S.S., Kumar S., Sharma A.K., Srivastava S., Nagar G., Kumar R. and Ajithkumar K.G. (2015) In vitro acaricidal properties of Semecarpus anacardium fruit and Datura stramonium leaf extracts against acaricide susceptible (IVRI-I line) and resistant (IVRI-V line) Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Res. Vet. Sci. 101: 69-74.
    • Ghosh S., Tiwari S.S., Kumar B., Srivastava S., Sharma A.K., Kumar S., Bandyopadhyay A., Julliet S., Kumar R., Rawat A.K.S. and Ajithkumar K.G. (2015) Identification of potential plant extracts for anti-tick activity against acaricide resistant cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Exp. Appl. Acarol. 65: 159–171.
    • Gupta S., Sharma R.K., Gajbhiye V.T. and Gupta R.K. (2015) Residue behavior of combination formulations of insecticides in/on cabbage and their efficacy against aphids and diamondback moth. Environ. Monit. Assess. 187:4076.
    • Hajebi A., Das T.K., Singh S.B., Saha S., Sefidkon F., Lebaschi M.H. and Hajebi F. (2015) Effect of tillage and weed management practices on growth and oleoresin yield in chilli (Capsicum annuumL). Pesticide Res. J. 27: 122-127.
    • Hajebi A., Das T.K., Singh S.B., Saha S., Sefidkon F., Lebaschi M.H. and Hajebi F. (2015) Effect of planting method and weed management practice on growth and oleoresin yield in garlic (Allium sativum). Pesticide Res. J. 27: 231-236.
    • Jamkhokai Mate Ch., Mukherjee I., Das S.K. (2015) Persistence of spiromesifenin soil: Influence of moisture, light, pH and organic amendment Environ. Monit. Assess. 187: 4207-4212.
    • Khandelwal A., Gupta S. and Gajbhiye V.T. (2015) Leaching behavior of kresoxim-methyl and acid metabolite in normal and sludge amended inceptisol soil. Int. J. Agric. Environ. Biotechnol. 8: 1-9.
    • Khandelwal A., Gupta S., Gajbhiye V.T. and Varghese E. (2015) Degradation of kresoxim-methyl in water: Impact of varying pH, temperature, light and atmospheric CO2 Level. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 96: 130-136.
    • Koli P.,Singh B.B.,Shakil N.A., Kumar J. andKamil D. (2015) Development of controlled release nanoformulations of carbendazim employing amphiphilic polymers and their bio efficacy evaluation against Rhizoctoniasolani. J. Environ. Sci. Health B50: 674-681.
    • Krishnani K.K., Kathiravan V., Shakil N.A., Singh M.K., Brahmane M.P., Meena K.K., Sarkar B.Choudhary K., Singh M.K. and Kumar J. (2015) Bactericidal activity of nanopolymers against shrimp pathogenic bacterium Vibrio harveyi. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. B8: 1079-1086.
    • Kumar A. and Singh N. (2015) Atrazine degradation in mineral salts medium and soil using hydrogel immobilized enrichment culture. Ann. Plant Prot. Sci. 23: 381-385.
    • Kumar R., Nair K.K., Alam M.I., Gogoi R., Singh P.K., Srivastava C., Gopal M. and Goswami A. (2015) Development and quality control of nanohexaconazole as an effective fungicide and its biosafety studies on soil nitifiers. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol.15: 1350-1356.
    • Kumar R., Niwas R., Gopal M., Mukherjee I. and Devakumar C. (2015) Groundwater Ubiquity Score (GUS) based assessment of leaching potential of some pesticides.Ann. Plant Protect. Sci.23: 144-147.
    • Kumar S., Chauhan N., Gopal M., Kumar R. and Dilbaghi N. (2015) Development and evaluation of alginate-chitosan nanocapsules for controlled release of acetamiprid. Int. J. Biol. Macromol. 81: 631-637
    • Kumari A., Kumar J., Shakil N.A., Singh B.B. and Watterson A.C. (2015) Synthesis and characterization of amphiphilic PEG based polymers and their self assembling behavior. J. Macromol. Sci. A52: 417-424.
    • Manna S., Singh N. (2015) Effect of wheat and rice straw biochars on pyrazosulfuron-ethyl sorption and persistence in a sandy loam soil. J. Environ. Sci. Health B50: 463-472.
    • Muthusamy V., Hossain F., Thirunavukkarasu N., Saha S., Agrawal P.K., Guleria S.K. and Gupta H.S. (2015) Genetic variability and inter-relationship of kernel carotenoids among indigenous and exotic maize (Zea mays L.) inbreds. Cereal Res. Commun.1: 1-12.
    • Narayanan N., Gajbhiye V.T., Gupta S. and Manjaiah K.M. (2015) Adsorption-desorption of chlorothalonil,chlorpyrifos and pendimethalininsoils: Effect of soil organic matter and clay. Agrochimica. 58: 165-177.
    • Nath C.P., Das T.K., Rana K.S., Pathak H., Bhattacharyya R., Paul S., Singh S.B. and Meena M.C. (2015) Weed-management and wheat productivity in a conservation agriculture-based maize (Zea mays)–wheat (Triticumaestivum)–mungbean (Vignaradiata) system in north-western Indo-Gangetic plains of India. Indian J. Agron. 60: 554-563
    • Rakesh S., Dhar D.W., Prasanna R., Saxena A.K., Saha S., Shukla M. and Sharma K. (2015) Cell disruption methods for improving lipid extraction efficiency in unicellular microalgae. Engin. Life Sci. 15: 443-447.
    • Rana V.S. (2015) Fatty oil and fatty acid composition of Annona squamosa Linn. Seed Kernels. Int. J. Fruit Sci. 15:79-84.
    • Rana V.S. and Blazquez M. A.(2015) Essential oil composition of the aerial parts of five Ocimum species from Western India. J. Essent. Oil Bear. Pl. 18: 1234-1241.
    • Saha S., Walia S., Kundu A., Sharma K. and Paul R.K. (2015) Optimal extraction and fingerprinting of carotenoids by accelerated solvent extraction and liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry. Food Chem.177: 369-375.
    • Saini P., Gopal M., Kumar R., Gogoi R. and Srivastava C. (2015) Bioefficacy evaluation and dissipation pattern of nanoformulation versus commercial formulation of pyridalyl in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). Environ. Monit. Assess.187: 541.
    • Sarkar D.J.S., Singh A., Mandal P., Kumar A. and Parmar B.S. (2015) Synthesis and characterization of poly (cmc-g-cl-paam/zeolite) superabsorbent composites for controlled delivery of zinc micronutrient: Swelling and release behavior. Polym.Plast. Technol. Eng.54: 357-367.
    • Sharma K.K, Mukherjee I., Singh B., Sahoo S.K., Parihar N.S., Sharma B.N., Kale V.D., Nakat R.V., Walunj A.R., Mohapatra S., Ahuja A.K., Sharma D., Singh G., Noniwal R. and Devi S. (2015) Residual behavior and risk assessment of flubendiamide on tomato at different agro-climatic conditions in India. Environ. Monit. Assess. 186: 7673-82.
    • Sheoran N., Nadakkakath A.V., Munjal V., Kundu A., Subaharan K.,Venugopal V., Rajamma S., Eapen S.J. and Kumar A. (2015) Genetic analysis of plant endophytic Pseudomonas putida BP25 and chemo-profiling of its antimicrobial volatile organic compounds. Microbiol. Res. 173: 66–78.
    • Singh A., Kumar K., Pandey A.K., Sharma A., Singh S.B., Kumar K., Arora A. and Nain L. (2015) Pyrene degradation by biosurfactant producing bacterium Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Agric. Res. 4: 42-47.
    • Singh B.B., Shakil N.A., Kumar J. and Walia S. (2015) Development of slow release formulations of β-carotene employing amphiphilic polymers and their release kinetics study in water and different pH conditions. J. Food Sci. Technol. 52: 8068-5076.
    • Singh M.D., Laishrama S., Rana V.S., Borah J.C. and Talukdar N.C. (2015) Essential oil of Cephalotaxus griffithii needle inhibits proliferation and migration of human cervical cancer cells: Involvement of mitochondria-initiated and death receptor-mediated apoptosis pathway. Res. Nat. Prod. 29: 1161-1165.
    • Singh N. and Singh S.B (2015) Adsorption and leaching behaviour of bispribac-sodium in soils. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol.94: 125-128.
    • Sinha S.R., Sharma R.K. and Shakil N.A. (2015) Management of okra insect pests through insecticides and their mixtures. Ind. J. Entomol. 77: 122-25.
    • Smitha G.R. and Rana V.S. (2015) The effect of viral infection on essential oil content, chemical composition and biomass yield of Mentha cultivars. J. Essent. Oil Bear. Pl. 18: 389-397.
    • Smitha G.R. and Rana V.S. (2015) Variations in essential oil yield, geraniol and geranyl acetate contents in palmarosa (Cymbopogon martinii, Roxb. Wats. var. motia) influenced by inflorescence development. Ind. Crops Prod. 66: 150-160.

2016

    • Adak T. and Mukherjee I. (2016) Dissipation kinetics of spinosad from tomato under sub-tropical agro-climatic conditions. Environ Monit. Assess. 188: 299- 307.
    • Adak T. and Mukherjee I. (2016) Investigating role of abiotic factors on spinosad dissipation. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 96: 125-129
    • Adak T., Kumar J., Shakil N.A. and Pandey S. (2016) Role of nano-range amphiphilic polymers in seed quality enhancement of soybean and imidacloprid retention capacity on seed coatings. J. Sci. Food Agr. 96: 4351-4357.
    • Ahluwalia V., Kumar J., Rana VS., Singh R, Sati OP and Walia S. (2016) Synthesis and antimicrobial activity of fatty acid esters of 3-ethoxy-4-hydroxybenzaldehyde oxime. Toxicol. Environ. Chem. DOI:10.1080/02772248.2016.1166227.
    • Dutta A., Vasudevan V., Nain L. and Singh N. (2016) Characterization of bacterial diversity in an atrazine degrading enrichment culture and degradation of atrazine, cyanuric acid and biuret in industrial wastewater. J. Environ. Sci. Health B50: 24-34.
    • Ghosh R.K., Singh N. and Singh S.B. (2016) Effect of fly ash amendment on metolachlor and atrazine degradation and microbial activity in two soils. Environ. Monitor. Assess.188: 482.
    • Ghosh R.K., Singh N. and Singh S.B. (2016). Effect of fly ash amendment on metolachlor and atrazine degradation and microbial activity in two soils. Environ. Monit. Assess.188: 482.
    • Hajebi A., Das T.K., Arora A., Singh S.B. and Hajebi F. (2016) Herbicides tank-mixes effects on weeds and productivity and profitability of chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) under conventional and zero tillage. Sci. Hortic. 198: 191-196.
    • Kaur C., Rudra S.G., Saha S., Varghese E. and Nagal S. (2016) Increasing anthocyanin content in black carrot juice by an enzyme assisted process: Optimization using response surface methodology. Nutrafoods. 15: 59-67.
    • Kaushik P., Shakil N.A. and Pankaj (2016). Biocatalytic amidation of phenolic acids and their antinemic activity. Indian J. Nematol 45: 241–244.
    • Kumar A. and Singh N. (2016) Atrazine and its metabolites degradation in mineral salts medium and soil using an enrichment culture. Environ. Monitor. Assess. 188: 1-12.
    • Kumar K.G.A., Tayade A.B., Kumar R., Gupta S., Sharma A.K., Nagar G., Tewari S.S., Kumar B., Rawat A.K.S., Srivastava S.K. and Ghosh S. (2016) Chemo-profiling and bioassay of phytoextracts from Ageratum conyzoides for acaricidal properties against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting cattle and buffaloes in India. Ticks Tick-borne Diseases 7: 342-349.
    • Kumar N., Kumar R., Shakil N.A. and Das T.K. (2016) Nanoformulations of Pretilachlor herbicide: Preparation, characterization and activity. J. Sci. Ind. Res. 75: 676-680.
    • Kumar R., Gopal M., Pabbi S., Paul S., Alam M.I., Yadav S., Nair K.K., Chauhan N., Srivastava C., Gogoi R., Singh P.K. and Goswami A. (2016) Effect of nanohexaconazole on nitrogen fixing blue green algae and bacteria. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 16: 643-647.
    • Kumari S., Memba L.J., Dahuja A., Vinutha T., Saha S. and Sachdev A. (2016). Elucidation of the role of oleosin in off-flavour generation in soymeal through supercritical CO2 and biotic elicitor treatments. Food Chem. 205: 264-271.
    • Majumder S, Shakil N.A., Kumar J., Banerjee T., Sinha P., Singh B.B. and Garg P(2016) Ecofriendly PEG-based controlled release nanoformulations of mancozeb: Synthesis and bioefficacy evaluation against phytopathogenic fungi Alternaria solani and Sclerotium rolfsii. J. Environ Sci. Health B51: 873-880.
    • Majumder S., Shakil N.A., Singh B.B. and Watterson A.C. (2016) Synthesis and characterization of functionalized amphiphilic polymers for utilization as surfactants. J. Macromol. Sci. A53: 75–81.
    • Mandal A. and Singh N. (2016) Kinetic and isotherm error optimization studies for adsorption of atrazine and imidacloprid on bark of Eucalyptus tereticornisL. J. Environ. Sci. Health B51: 192-203.
    • Mondal P. and Kumar R. (2016) Azomethine based nano-chemicals as antibacterials against nitrifying bacteria. Pesticide Res. J. 28: 194-200.
    • Mukherjee I., Das S.K. and Kumar A. (2016) Degradation of flubendiamide as affected by elevated CO2, temperature, and carbon mineralization rate in soil. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 23: 19931-19939.
    • Munjal V., Nadakkakath A., Sheoran N., Kundu A., Venugopal V., Subaharan K., Rajamma S., Eapen S.J. and Kumar A. (2016) Genotyping and identification of broad spectrum antimicrobial volatiles in black pepper root endophytic biocontrol agent, Bacillus megaterium BP17. Biol. Control. 92: 66-76.
    • Narayanan N., Gajbhiye V.T., Gupta S. and Manjaiah K.M (2016) Novel biopolymer-nanoorganoclay composites for the decontamination of pesticides from water. Pesticide Res. J. 28: 25-34.
    • Padaria J.C., Tarafdar A., Raipuria R., Lone S.A., Gahlot P., Shakil N.A. and Kumar J. (2016) Identification of phenazine-1-carboxylic acid gene (phc CD) from Bacillus pumilus MTCC7615 and its role in antagonism against Rhizoctonia solani. J. Basic Microbiol. 56:999-1008
    • Pal S., Kumar R., Prasad L. and Sirohi A. (2016) Preparation and nematicidal activity of 1,3,4-thiadiazole based nanochemicals. Pesticide Res. J. 28: 90-94.
    • Pandey N., Hossain F., Kumar K., Viswakarma A.K., Muthusamy V., Saha S., Agrawal P.K., Guleria S.K., Reddy S.S., Thirunavukkarasu N. and Gupta H.S. (2016) Molecular characterization of endosperm and amino acid modifications among protein maize hydrids. Plant Breed. 134: 47-54.
    • Pandey V., Krishnan V., Basak N., Hada A., Punjabi M., Jolly M., Lal S.K., Singh S.B. and Sachdev A. (2016) Phytic acid dynamics during seed development and its composition in yellow and black Indian soybean (Glycine max L.) genotypes through a modified extraction and HPLC method. J. Plant Biochem. Biotechnol. 25: 367-374
    • Pradhan P.C. and Saha S. (2016) Anthocyanin profiling of Berberis lyceum Royle berry and its bioactivity evaluation for its nutraceutical potential. Food Sci. Technol. 53: 1205–1213.
    • Prasad L. and Kumar R. (2016) Antifungal activity of phenolics against Rhizoctonia solani, a wide host range plant pathogen. Vegetos 29: 11-13.
    • Rana V.S. and Blázquez M.A. (2016) Variability in the chemical constituents of the essential oils of Vitex species/ variety from western India. Indian Perfumer. 59: 19-26.
    • Rana V.S., Das, M. and Blazqeuz M.A, (2016) Essential oil yield, total citral content and chemical composition of nine cultivars of Cymbopogon species from western India. J. Herbs Spices Med. Plants.22: 289-299.
    • Saha S., Walia S., Kundu A., Sharma K., Singh J., Tripathi B. and Raina A. (2016) Compositional and functional difference in cumin (Cuminum cyminum) essential oil extracted by hydrodistillation and SCFE. Cogent Food Agric. 2: 143-166.
    • Sarkar D.J. and Singh A. (2016). Base triggered release of insecticide from bentonite reinforced citric acid crosslinked carboxymethyl cellulose hydrogel composites. Carbohydr. Polym. 156: 303-311.
    • Sarkar D.J., Singh A., Gaur S.R. and Shenoy A.V. (2016). Viscoelastic properties of borax loaded CMC‐g‐cl‐Poly (AAm) hydrogel composites and their boron nutrient release behavior. J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 133: 43969. DOI: 10.1002/app.43969.
    • Sharma A., Singh S.B., Sharma R., Chaudhary P., Pandey A.K., Raunaq, Arora A., Singh S., Saha S. and Lata (2016) Enhanced biodegradation of PAHs by microbial consortium with different amendment and their fate in in-situ condition. J. Environ. Manage.181: 728-736
    • Sharma R.K., Sinha S.R., Shakil N.A. and Kumar J. (2016) Performance of insecticides and mixtures in managing insect pests of Brinjal. Ann. Plant Protect. Sci. 24: 57-60.
    • Singh B.B., Shakil N.A., Kumar J., Rana V.S. and Mishra A. (2016) Microwave synthesis, characterization, and bio-efficacy of novel halogenated Schiff bases. J. Environ. Sci. Health B51: 558-570.
    • Singh B.B., Shakil N.A., Kumar J., Rana V.S. and Mishra A. (2016) Microwave synthesis, characterization and bio-efficacy of novel halogenated Schiff bases. J. Environ. Sci. Health B51: 558-570
    • Singh D., Yadav D.K., Chaudhary G., Rana V.S. and Sharma R.K. (2016) Potential of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens for biocontrol of bacterial wilt of tomato incited by Ralstonia solanacearum. J. Plant Pathol. Microbiol. 7: 327. DOI:10.4172/2157-7471.1000327.
    • Singh J., Sharma, K., Walia, S. and Saha, S. (2016). Anthocyanin profiling method based on isocratic elution for comparable speed, reproducibility and quantitation with gradient elution. Food Anal. Method. 10: 118-128.
    • Singh S.B., Sharma R. and Pankaj (2016) Weed management and residues following sequential application of herbicides in onion (Allium cepa L.) Pesticide Res. J. 28: 221-226.
    • Swami S., Mishra S.R., Saha S., Shabeer A., Oulkar D., Banerjee K., Kaur C., Singh N. and Singh S.B. (2016) Ozonation for pesticide residue removal and its effect on ascorbic acid, lycopene, β-carotene and polyphenols in Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) Fruits. Pesticide Res. J. 28: 42-51.
    • Swami S., Muzammil R., Saha S., Shabeer A., Oulkar D., Banerjee K. and Singh SB (2016) Evaluation of ozonation technique for pesticide residue removal and its effect on ascorbic acid, cyanidin-3-glucoside and polyphenols in apple (Malus domesticus) fruits. Environ. Monitor. Assess.188: 301.
    • Unsworth J.B., Corsi C., Van Emon Jeanette M., Farenhorst A., Hamilton D.J., Howard C.J., Hunter R., Jenkins J.J., Kleter J.A., Kookana R.S., Lalah J.O., Leggett M., Karina S.B., Miglioranza G.A., Miyagawa H. Peranginangin N., Rubin B., Saha B. and Shakil N.A. (2016) Developing global leaders for research, regulation, and stewardship of crop protection chemistry in the 21st century. J. Agric. Food Chem. 64: 52-60.
    • Yadav A.K., Manna S., Pandiyan, Singh A., Kumar M., Chakdar H., Kashyap P.L. and Srivastava A. (2016) Isolation and characterization of biosurfactant producing Bacillus sp. from diesel fuel-contaminated site. Microbiol. 85: 56–62.

2017

    • Adaka P., Singh A., Dhiman P., Walia S., Sirohi A., Jain V., Khandelwal M., Kumar A. and Parmar B.S. (2017) Hydrogel based formulations of Tagetes patula root extract and MgSO4 to control Meloidogynae incognita in cucumber. Allelopathy J. 40: 173-186.
    • Akshaya H.R., Namita, Singh K.P., Saha S., Panwar S. and Bharadwaj C. (2017) Determination and correlation of carotenoid pigments and their antioxidant activities in marigold (Tagetes sp.) flowers. Indian J. Agr. Sci. 87:390-396.
    • Akshaya H.R., Namita, Singh K.P., Saha S., Panwar S. and Bharadwaj C. (2017) Standardization of storage conditions of marigold (Tagetes sp.) petal extract for retention of carotenoid pigments and their antioxidant activities. Indian J. Agr. Sci.87: 765–75.
    • Bhushan B., Mani I., Kar A. and Datta A. (2017) Optimization of jackfruit seed starch-soya protein isolate ratio and process variables for flaxseed oil encapsulation. Indian J. Agr. Sci. 87: 1657-1663.
    • Chauhan N., Dilbaghi N., Gopal M., Kumar R., Kim K.H. and Kumar S. (2017) Development of chitosan nanocapsules for the controlled release of hexaconazole. Int. J. Biol. Macromol. 97: 616-624.
    • Das S.K., Mukherjee I. and Roy A. (2017) Flubendiamide as new generation insecticide in plant toxicology: a policy paper advances in clinical toxicology. Adv. Clin. Toxicol. 2 (2): 000122.
    • Jain S.K., Gajbhiye V.T., Manjaiah K.M. and Gupta S. (2017) Adsorption of pesticides and heavy metals from water on modified bentonites. Pesticide Res. J.29: 141-152.
    • Kumar A. and SinghN. (2017) Alginate immobilized enrichment culture for atrazine degradation in soil and water system. J. Environ. Sci. Health B52: 229-236.
    • Kumar V., Chikara A., Das T.K., Sarkar D.J., Singh S.B., Dhaka R. and Anil Kumar G.V. (2017) Release behavior and bioefficacy of imazethapyr formulations based on biopolymeric hydrogels J. Environ. Sci. and Health B52: 402-408.
    • Kumar Y.B., Singh N. and Singh S.B. (2017) Removal of herbicide mixture of atrazine, metribuzin, metolachlor and alachlor from water using granular carbon. Indian J. Chem. Technol. 24: 400-404.
    • Kumari P., Raju D.V.S., Prasad K.V., Singh K.P., Saha S., Arora A. and Hossain F. (2017) Estimation of total anthocyanin content and their antioxidant activity in Indian rose varieties. Indian J. Agr. Sci. 87:1340-1346.
    • Majumder S., Shakil N.A., Kumar J., Kumar R. and Kaushik P. (2017) Bioefficacy evaluation of slow release nanoformulations of Mancozeb against plant pathogenic fungi Rhizoctonia solani, R. bataticola, Fusarium oxysporum, Macrophominia phaesolina. Ann. Plant Protect. Sci.25: 126-131.
    • Majumder S., Shakil N.A., Sinha P., Kumar J. and Kaushik P. (2017) In-vivo evaluation of nanoformulations of mancozeb against Alternaria solani on tomato. Pesticide Res. J.29: 98-102
    • Mandal A. and Singh N. (2017) Agro-waste biosorbents: Effect of physico-chemical properties on atrazine and imidacloprid sorption. J. Environ. Sci. Health B52:671-684.
    • Mandal A. and Singh N.(2017) Optimization of atrazine and imidacloprid removal from water using biochars: Designing single or multi-staged batch adsorption systems. Int. J. Hyg. Environ. Health. 220:637-645
    • Manna S., Singh N., Purakayastha T.J. and Berns A.E. (2017) Effect of deashing on physico-chemical properties of wheat and rice straw biochars and potential sorption of pyrazosulfuron-ethyl.Arab. J. Chem. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2017.10.005.
    • Mohamed Ali E.O., Shakil N.A., Rana V.S., Sarkar D.J., Majumder S., Kaushik P., Singh B.B. and Kumar J.(2017) Antifungal activity of nano emulsions of neem and citronella oils against phytopathogenic fungi, Rhizoctonia solani and Sclerotium rolfsii. Ind. Crops. Prod.108:379–387.
    • Mohamed Ali E.O., Shakil N.A., Rana V.S., Srivastava C., Sarkar D.J. and Kaushik P. (2017) Insecticidal effect of Citronella and Neem oil nano emulsions against Spodoptera litura (Fab.). Ann. Plant Protect. Sci.25: 231-238.
    • Nath C.P., Das T.K., Rana K.S., Pathak H., Bhattacharyya R., Paul S., Singh S.B. and Meena M.C. (2017) Greenhouse gases emission, soil organic carbon and wheat yield as affected by tillage systems and nitrogen management practices. Arch. Agron. Soil Sci. 63: 1644-1660.
    • Parmar B.S. and Aupama (2017) Neem pesticides. Pesticide Res. J. 19: 1-5.
    • Rana V.S., Ahluwalia V., Shakil N.A. and Prasad L. (2017) Essential oil composition, antifungal, and seedling growth inhibitory effects of zerumbone from Zingiber zerumbet (L.) Smith. J. Essent. Oil Res. 29: 320-329.
    • Sarika K., Hossain F., Muthusamy V., Baveja A., Zunjare R., Goswami R., Thirunavukkarasu N., Saha S. and Gupta H.S. (2017) Exploration of novel opaque16 mutation as a source for high lysine and tryptophan in maize endosperm. Indian J. Genet. Pl. Br. 77: 59-64.
    • Sarkar D.J. and Singh A. (2017) Base triggered release of insecticide from bentonite reinforced citric acid crosslinked carboxymethyl cellulose hydrogel composites. Carbohydr Polym.156: 303-311.
    • Velmourougane K., Prasanna R., Saxena A.K., Singh S.B., Chawla G., Kaushik R., Ramakrishnan B. and Nain L. (2017) Modulation of growth media influences aggregation and biofilm formation between Azotobacter chroococcum and Trichoderma viride. Appl. Biochem. Microbiol. 53: 546-556.
    • Velmourougane K., Prasanna R., Singh S.B., Kumar R. and Saha S. (2017) Sequence of inoculation influences the nature of exopolymeric substances and biofilm formation in Azotobacter chroococcum and Trichoderma viride. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 93: doi: 10.1093/femsec/fix066.
    • Yadav D.K., Sharma K., Dutta A., Kundu A., Awasthi A., Goon A., Banerjee K. and Saha S. (2017). Purity evaluation of curcuminoids in the turmeric extract obtained by accelerated solvent extraction. J. AOAC Int.100: 586-591.

2018

  • Chigure G.M., Sharma A.K., Kumar S., Fular A., Sagar S.V., Nagar G., Upadhaya D., Saravanan B.C., Kumar R. and Ghosh S. (2018) Role of metabolic enzymes in conferring resistance to synthetic pyrethroids, organophosphates and phenylpyrazole compounds in Rhipicephalus microplus. Int. J. Acarol. 44: 28-34.
  • Kumar N., Narayanan N. and Gupta S. (2018) Application of magnetic molecularly imprinted polymers for extraction of imidacloprid from eggplant and honey. Food Chem. 255: 81-88.
  • Mandal N., Datta S.C., Manjaiah K.M., Dwivedi B.S., Kumar R. and Aggarwal P. (2018) Zincated Nanoclay Polymer Composites (ZNCPCs): synthesis, characterization, biodegradation and controlled release behaviour in soil. Polym. Plast. Technol. Eng. (https://doi.org/10.1080/03602559.2017.1422268).
  • Nair K.K., Kumar R., Gopal M. and Siddiqui W.A. (2018) Facile synthesis and characterization of polymer embedded catenated nanosulfur. Mate. Res. Express. 5: 025007.
  • Nishad J., Singh S.P., Singh S., Saha S., Dubey A.K., Varghese E. and Kaur C. (2018) Bioactive compounds and antioxidant activity of selected Indian pummelo (Citrus grandis L. Osbeck). Sci. Hort. 233:446-454.
  • Prasad L., Kundu A. and Bahukhandi D. (2018) Comparative analysis of volatile fractions of Fomes fomentarius and F. rhabarbarinus. Indian Phytopath.1:7. DOI: 10.1007/s42360-018-0003-5.
  • Sahoo D., Mandal A., Mitra T., Chakraborty K., Bardhan M., and Dasgupta A.K. (2018) Nanosensing of pesticides by zinc oxide quantum dot: An optical and electrochemical approach for the detection of pesticides in water. J. Agric. Food Chem. 66: 414-423.
  • Sarkar R., Banerjee K., Kundu A. and Saha S. (2018) Anthocyanin composition and potential bioactivity of karonda (Carissa carandas) L. fruit: an Indian source of biocolorant. LWT-Food Sci. Technol. DOI: 10.1016/j.lwt.2018.04.012.
  • Singh N.S., Mukherjee I., Das S.K. and Varghese E. (2018) Leaching of clothianidinin two different Indian soils: Effect of organic amendment. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. DOI: 10.1007/s00128-018-2290-z.
  • Ullas S.P., Namita, Singh K.P., Panwar S., Kundu A., Krishnan G.S. and Kumar G. (2018) Influence of drying techniques on retention of anthocyanin and their antioxidant activities in chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum x morifolium) flowers. Indian J. Agr. Sci.88: 228-233.