Research Projects

TITLE

Bioprospecting and Bioreources

Funding Agency Indian Science Academies , New Delhi ,
Amount Rs. 199000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2
Sanctioned Year 2016
Investigator Dr.T.FRANCIS XAVIER
TITLE

Diversity and Mycorrhizal Specificity of Vanda and Cymbidium Genus (Orchidaceae) of Western and Eastern Ghats using DNA Bar-coding

Funding Agency UGC, New Delhi, India,
Amount Rs. 1201000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 3 years
Sanctioned Year 2015
Investigator Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
TITLE

Hands on Training

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 54,000.
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 10days
Sanctioned Year 2015
Investigator Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
TITLE

Studies on in vitro propagation and re-establishment of Anoectochilus elatus Lindl. and Dendrobium aquem Lindl. �?? Two important threatened medicinal orchids of Kolli Hills in Eastern Ghats, Tamil Nadu.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 440000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2 YEARS
Sanctioned Year 2015
Investigator Dr. H. David Raja
TITLE

Science Academies' lecture workshop

Funding Agency Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore,,
Amount Rs. 98,500/
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2 days
Sanctioned Year 2014
Investigator Dr.T.FRANCIS XAVIER
TITLE

Isolation and characterization of emerging opportunistic pathogens from hospitalized AIDS patients of Karur district of Tamil Nadu and antimicrobial screening of local medicinal plants on opportunistic pathogens

Funding Agency SERB, Department of Science and Technolo,
Amount Rs. 17 lakh
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2013-2016
Sanctioned Year 2013
Investigator Dr.T.FRANCIS XAVIER
TITLE

Isolation and characterization of opportunistic pathogens from hospitalized AIDS patients of Namakkal district and antimicrobial screening of traditional medicinal plants of Kolli hills

Funding Agency University Grants commission , New Delhi,
Amount Rs. 6,74,500
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2012-2015
Sanctioned Year 2012
Investigator Dr.T.FRANCIS XAVIER
TITLE

Geospatial modeling of ecological niche and distribution of some threatened species in Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency DST,
Amount Rs. 11, 70,
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2012-15
Sanctioned Year 2012
Investigator Dr.S.SOOSAIRAJ
TITLE

Phytopharmacological evaluation and QSAR study of bioactive principles of most critically endangered fern Pteris tripartita Sw. from South India

Funding Agency UGC, New Delhi, India,
Amount Rs. 878,800
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 3 years
Sanctioned Year 2012
Investigator Dr.R.JAYACHANDRAN
TITLE

Study of the diversity and the distribution pattern of mosses in Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. Rs. 9,7
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 3 Years
Sanctioned Year 2012
Investigator Dr.S.SAHAYA SATHISH
TITLE

Reproductive phenology and optimization of seed germination protocol in Aristolochia tagala, Gnetum edule and Trichosanthes tricuspidata â?? endangered climbers, sponsored

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 55,000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2009-11
Sanctioned Year 2009
Investigator Dr.S.SOOSAIRAJ
TITLE

Identification of pathogenicity islands of Xanthomonas campestris pv Oryzae

Funding Agency University Grants Commission, New Delhi,
Amount Rs. 90000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2 years
Sanctioned Year 2005
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

International Youth Expedition Project, Kavandampatti - School Roofing

Funding Agency Singapore International Foundation,
Amount Rs. 175000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 1 year
Sanctioned Year 2005
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

International Youth Expedition Project, Reforestation - Vadasery

Funding Agency Singapore International Foundation,
Amount Rs. 250000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 1 year
Sanctioned Year 2004
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

Science for Rural Schools

Funding Agency Natl Council for Sci and Techn, New Delh,
Amount Rs. 150000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 1 year
Sanctioned Year 2004
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

International Youth Expedition Project, Gowthanayakanpatti - KG

Funding Agency Singapore International Foundation,
Amount Rs.
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 1 year
Sanctioned Year 2003
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

WEP / NORAD Training for Rural Women

Funding Agency Ministry of HRD, Govt of India ,
Amount Rs. 400000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 2 years
Sanctioned Year 2003
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

National Environment Awareness Campaign

Funding Agency Ministry Envir and Forests, Govt of Ind ,
Amount Rs. 125000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Duration 3 years
Sanctioned Year 2003
Investigator Dr.G.MELCHIAS
TITLE

MICROPROPAGATION, PHYTOCHEMICAL AND GENETIC VARIABILITY STUDIES OF ELAEOCARPUS TUBERCULATUS ROXB. AN ENDANGERED TREE OF THE WESTERN GHATS.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 715200
Type MAJOR,
Status ON GOING
Investigator
Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
TITLE

REPRODUCTIVE PHENOLOGY AND OPTIMIZATION OF SEED GERMINATION PROTOCOL IN ARISTOLOCHIA TAGALA, GNETUM EDULE AND TRICHOSANTHES TRICUSPIDATA ? ENDANGERED

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 55000
Type MINOR,
Status ON GOING
Investigator
Dr.S.SOOSAIRAJ
TITLE

PHYTOREMEDIATION OF HEAVY METALS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF PLANT GROWTH PROMOTING BACTERIA AND FUNGI.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 57500
Type MINOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.M.FRANCIS SATHIYASEELAN
TITLE

BIOTRANFORMATION OF ROOT SPECIFIC PHYTOCHEMICAL THROUGH HAIRY ROOT CULTURE IN OXYSTELMA ESCULENTHUM (L.F)R.BR.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 100000
Type MINOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.R.JAYACHANDRAN
TITLE

BIOCONVERSION OF LINGO CELLULOSIC AGROWASTES INTO HIGH QUALITY EDIBLE PROTEINS USING MUSHROOM CULTURE TECHNOLOGY.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 62000
Type MINOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.J.JOHN
TITLE

MYCORRHIZAL DIVERSITY OF KOLLI HILLS, A PART OF EASTERN GHATS

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 60000
Type MINOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
TITLE

DEVELOPMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY TO CULTIVATE MEDICINAL PLANTS IN WASTE LANDS AND TRANSFER OF THE TECHNOLOGY TO THE FARMER

Funding Agency NMPB,
Amount Rs. 2000000
Type MAJOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.D.I.Arockiasamy
TITLE

BIOMOLECULAR SCREENING OF ROOT SPECIFIC PHYTOCHEMICALS THROUGH HAIRY ROOT CULTURE IN TODDALIA ASIATICA(L.) LAM.-AN ENDANGERED PLANT.

Funding Agency UGC,
Amount Rs. 50000
Type MINOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.R.JAYACHANDRAN
TITLE

POPULARISATION OF ORCHIDFLORICULTURE AMONG RURAL MASSES BY THE ADOPTION OF MYCORRHIZAL FUNGAL TECHNOLOGY

Funding Agency DST,
Amount Rs. 1161000
Type MAJOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
TITLE

EVALUATION AND GENERATION OF GEO- CODED SPATIAL DIGITAL DATABASE ON THE VARIOUS NATURAL RESOURCES OF THE EASTERN GHATS OF TAMIL NADU-PHASEII

Funding Agency MOEF,
Amount Rs. 2022000
Type MAJOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.D.I.Arockiasamy
TITLE

MASS SEEDLING PRODUCTION OF ENDANGERED AND ENDEMIC ORCHID SPECIES OF SHERVAROY¿S USING MYCORRHIZAL TECHNOLOGY

Funding Agency DST,
Amount Rs. 768000
Type MAJOR,
Status COMPLETED
Investigator
Dr.S.R.SENTHIL KUMAR
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