Ongoing Projects

S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name & DesignationCo-P.I. Name & DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Development of Botanical Garden of UCOSTDr. Anup Chandra,
Scientist-E
Dr. H.B. Vashishta, Scientist-FUCOST2016-201750.00
2National Programme for Conservation and Development of
Forest Genetic Resources on Creation of Centre of Excellence on
Forest Genetic Resources (FGR) of India
Component- FGR species Documentation
Dr. Anup Chandra, Scientist - E1. Ranjana Negi, Scientist – C

2. Dr. P. K. Verma

Scientist - B

 
MoEFJanuary 2016 –December 20204 yrs-
3Molecular characterization of selected Medicinal Plants of UttarakhandRanjana Negi, Scientist – C1.R. K. Meena, Scientist- C,
2.Dr. P. K. Verma
Scientist - B
ICFRE2017-20203 yrs23.8
4Digitization of forest floral wealth of HaryanaDr. P. K. Verma
Scientist - B

 
1.Neelesh Yadav, Scientist- D,
2.Dr. Anup Chandra, Scientist - E

3.Ranjana Negi, Scientist – C

 
Forest Department of HaryanaApril 2014 to April 24,  2016

 
2 yrs (Extended)11.0
5AICP for genetic improvement of  Melia compositaDr Ashok Kumar, CoordinatorDr. P. K. Pande, Nodal OfficerICFRE2015-2021--
6.Health and age assessment of the trees of Rastrapati Bhawan, New Delhi.Dr. Amit Pandey, CoordinatorDr. P. K. Pande, Co-PIRashtrapati Bhawan2016-201722.00
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Studies on Chemo-enzymatic treatment of black liquor for recovery of reducing sugar for Bioethanol.Dr. P. K. Gupta
Scientist-F
Dr. Vikas Rana
Scientist-E & Head
DBT2014-174 yrs15.52

2.Management and utilization of Lantana camara to improve livelihood in Kandi region of Punjab.Dr. Vikas Rana
Scientist-E & Head
-DST2015-184 yrs7.94
3.Utilization of banana stem juice for renewable energy and value added products.Dr. P. K. Gupta
Scientist-F
Dr. Vikas Rana
Scientist-E & Head
DST2016-194 yrs97.81
4.Production of reducing sugars through pre-treatment of lingo-cellulosic biomass for bio-ethanol.Dr. P. K. Gupta
Scientist-F
Dr. Vikas Rana
Scientist-E & Head
ICFRE2016-193 yrs8.84

5.Study on utilization of cationic cellulose as strength additive for quality paper production.Dr. Vikas Rana
Scientist-E & Head
Dr. P. K. Gupta
Scientist-F
SERB2016-193 yrs19.58

S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Identification of superior germplasm of Andrographis paniculata and Bacopa monnieri and its cultivation at farmers/tribals field for livelihood generation.Dr. A.K. Pandey, Scientist-G -NMPB. New Delhi2015-184 yrs36.63
2.Phytochemical evaluation of Habenaria edgeworthii Hook. f. ex. Collett and Habenaria intermedia  D.Don, the important Astavarg speciesDr. A.K. Pandey, Scientist-GDr. Y.C. Tripathi, Scientist-‘F’NMPB, New Delhi2016-194 yrs26.50
3.Studies on phytochemical composition of Osyris quadripartitaDr. A.K. Pandey, Scientist-GDr. Y.C. Tripathi Scientist-‘F’In house project2017-20 4 yrs17.06
4.Chemical examination and value addition of edible mushroom Astraeus hygrometricus.Dr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-FShri Pankaj Singh, IFB, HyderabadIn house project2016-194 yrs6.66
5.Structural analysis and biochemical studies of polyphenolic compounds from Indian trees and bamboo.Dr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-FDr. Rakesh Kumar
Scientist-‘E’
DST2016-183 yrs11.95
6.Biotechnological interventions for valorization of biomass waste residues into antioxidants.Dr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-F-Uttarakhand Council of Biotechnology, Haldi2015-184 yrs5.81
7.Upgrading the attar value chain- Development of improved production technology and standard specification for quality control.Dr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-FShri P.K. Kukreti
Research Officer
Shri A.K. Singh
Research Assistant-II(Gen.)

DST2016-183 yrs28.14
8.Investigation on population biology, characterization and conservation of some high value threatened medicinal plants of north east region  (ICAR-RC-NEH, Barapani, Meghalaya and FRI)Dr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-FDr. Rakesh Kumar
Scientist-‘E’
DBT2017-204 yrs26.69
9.Nutritional and quality evaluation of selected wild edible plants as a source of functional food.Dr. Y.C. Tripathi,  Scientist-F-In house project2017-204 yrs-
10.Value addition of guar gum and its byproductsDr. Vineet Kumar,  Scientist-FDr. Pradeep Sharma
Scientist-‘B’
ICAR2016-215 yrs46.50
11.Phytochemical examination, molecular characterization and propagation of Illicium griffithii Hook. f. & Thoms.: a medicinally important RET plant of Northeast India for improving economic- and conservation- status’Dr. Vineet Kumar,  Scientist-FDr. Pradeep Sharma
Scientist-‘B’
DBT2017-204 yrs23.28
12.Bioprospecting of essential oilsDr. Vineet Kumar,  Scientist-FDr. Pradeep Sharma
Scientist-‘B’
DST2017-204 yrs18.64
13.Bioprospecting of Pinus roxburghii needles wax and other extractivesDr. Vineet Kumar-In house project3 Years10.56
14.Evaluation of antifungal properties and chemical characterization of active principle (s) of Berberis aristata D.C.  collected from different provenances of Himachal Pradesh (Funding Agency: NMPB, New Delhi)Dr. Rashmi,  Scientist-E-NMPB2015-184 yrs26.40
15.Development of plant based bio-pesticide for management of poplar defoliator, its field trial in northern region and conduction of awareness programme for farmers (Funded by DST, New Delhi)Dr. Rashmi,  Scientist-EDr. K.P. SinghDST2015-184 yrs15.21
16.Enzymatic intervention for quality improvement of essential oil from Cyperus scariosus and Zanthoxylum armatumDr. Rashmi, Scientist-EDr. Varsha Parcha, SBSPGRI, DehradunIn house project3 Years10.07
17.Utilization of forest biomass through value added application as source of natural dyesDr. Rakesh Kumar,  Scientist-E-In house project

2017-204 yrs11.26
18.Bioactivity guided chemical examination of knotwood of Indian treesDr. Rakesh Kumar,  Scientist-EDr. V.K. Varshney, Scientist-FDST2 yrs11.99
19.Value addition and utilization of  Cassia tora  seedsDr. Pradeep Sharma, Scientist-B-In house project2016-194 yrs12.21
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Enhancement of biodiversity and its conservation in ecological restoration  site at Tetulmari, Sijua area of BCCL, Dhanbad (Consultancy)Dr. H.B. Vasistha
Scientist – F & Head
Dr. Mridula Negi, Scientist-D
Shri S.K. Kamboj, R.O.II
BCCL, Dhanbad2016-2018 2 yrs -
2.To act as technical advisor/expert for the ecological restoration work being undertaken by BCCL on OB dumps/mined out areas (44.0ha) by BCCL, DhanbadDr. H.B. Vasistha
Scientist – F
Dr. Mridula Negi, Scientist-D
Shri S.K. Kamboj, R.O.II
Shri  Samaresh Kumar Biswal, R.A.I
BCCL, Dhanbad2015-20205 yrs -
3.Analysis of climatic data of New Forest for working out changing trends of various climatic variables over recent past.Dr. Laxmi Rawat
Scientist-F
 -ICFRE2016-20182 years -
4.Compilation of biomass studies from various sources and development of BEF and R:S from the available data.Dr. Laxmi Rawat Scientist-F ICFRE2016-20182 years -
5.Assessment of ecosystem services imparted by forests of Uttarakhand.Dr. Parmanand Kumar
Scientist-B
Dr. Hukum Singh, Scientist-B

Mr. Manoj Kumar, Scientist-B

 
ICFRE2013-20197 years -
6.Socio-economic base line survey and  SAI for Renukaji Dam project.Dr. Parmanand Kumar
Scientist-B
 HPPCL, HP2008-20179 years -
7.EIA, EMP and SIA of Rohru, Chirgaon Majhgaon, Himanchal Pradesh.HoD ECC&FI Divn.

Dr. Parmanand Kumar

Scientist-B

 
HPPCL, HP2010-20178 years -
8.Study on adaptive response of plants to elevated CO2 conditions.Dr. Hukum Singh
Scientist-B
Dr. S.K. Sharma, Scientist-D Dr. Parmanand Kumar

Scientist-B

Mr. Manoj Kumar

Scientist-B
ICFRE2016-1019

3 years -
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDuration in yearProject Cost/ Budget
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.“Biological Control of Eucalyptus gall wasps, Liptocybe invasa”

 
Dr. Mohd. Yousuf, Scientist- G

 
Dr. Sudhir Singh, Scientist-F
Associate – Shri. Ram Bhadur Singh, Scientist- B
Punjab State Forest Department

 
2012-20175 Year

 
 
2."Morphological Taxonomy of the family Aleyrodidae Westwood (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) of India: Revision of the genera and species".

Dr. Anil Kumar Dubey-D.S.T.

New Delhi

Entomology Division

2013-20163 Year

 
3.“ Taxonomic study of Tettigoniidae (Orthoptera) of Inda.”

Dr. Sudhir Singh,
Scientist- F
-MoEFF&CC under AICOPTX

2016-20193 Year

 
4.“Studies on taxonomy and host range of larval parasitoids Apanteles  spp.        (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from Uttarakhand and Haryana”.

Dr. Mohd. Yousuf,
Scientist-G
Dr. K.P. Singh, Scientist-D
Associate – Shri. Ram Bhadur Singh, Scientist- B
I.C.F.R.I

2017-20193 Year

 
5.“Epidemiology and management of Chlorophorus annularis Fab. (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) – A major borer of cut and dry bamboo”

Dr. K.P.Singh,
Scientist- D
Dr. Sudhir Singh, Scientist- F
Forest Entomology Division
- Dr. Sadhna Tripathi, Scientist-G
I.C.F.R.I

2017-20203 Year

 
6.“Insect pests of Western Himalayan oaks and their control.”

Dr. Arun P. Singh,
Scientist-E
Dr. Ranjeet Singh, Scientist-F
HFRI, Shimla
I.C.F.R.I

2017-20204 Year

 
7.“Butterflies associated with different forest types/sub-types in Uttarakhand.”

Dr. Arun P. Singh,
Scientist-E
Associate-1.  Dr. P.K. Verma, Scientist-B
Botany Division.

2. Sh. Manoj Kumar, Scientist-B
Forest Informatics Division.
I.C.F.R.I

2017-20193 Year

 
8.“Screening of poplar clones for resistance against poplar leaf defoliator, Clostera cupreata But.”

Dr. Arvind Kumar, Scientist-D

Dr. A.K. Pandey, Scientist-G
Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Scientist-F
I.C.F.R.I

2017-20193 Year

 
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Development of Kachnar (Bauhinia variegata), Bhimal (Grewia optiva) and Kadam (Anthocephalus chinensis) based agroforestry models on farmers land under rainfed conditions in UttarakhandDr. Charan Singh,Scientist-E Dr Devendra Kumar, CoPI- Mr. Rambir Singh Scientist-CICFRE2017-20215 year-
2.Development of Gmelina arborea and Emblica officinalis based agroforestry models on fallow lands in Uttrakhand and Uttar Pradesh.Mr. Rambir Singh, Scientist-CDr. Charan Singh, Scientist EICFREJanuary 2017 to March 20226 years-
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDuration in yearProject Cost/ Budget
1Identification of extent of forest lands in forest fringe villagesDirector, FRINodal Officers: Dr. SD Sharma, Sc. E (retd.) (Year 2010 - 2014)
Mr. Manoj Kumar, Sc. B (Year 2014 - 2017)
Core Team Members:
Dr. HB Vasistha, Sc. F (retd.)
Sh. Neelesh Yadav, Sc. D
Sh. Jawaid Ashraf, Sc. B
Sh. Afaq Ahmed Khan, Sr. Socio-economist
National Rainfed Area Authority (NRAA), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare, GoI2010-2017
(completed)
2Ecological damage assessment and Eco restoration plan for illegal mining sites in Yamuna river and tributaries of Saharanpur district, Uttar PradeshDirector, FRIDr. HB Vasistha, Sc. F (retd.)
Dr. Tara Chand, Sc. D
Dr. Parmanand Kumar, Sc. C
Sh. Manoj Kumar, Sc. B
Sh. SK Kamboj, R.O.
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), GoI2016-2017 (completed)
3Climate Change Vulnerability of Indian ForestsManoj Kumar, Sc. B
Dr. Rajiv Pandey, Sc. E
Dr. Naveen Kalra, Anchor
Dr. Hukum Singh, Sc. B
Dr. Parmanand Kumar, Sc. C
UNDP-GEF-MoEF&CC2016-2018 (ongoing)
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name & DesignationCo-P.I. Name & DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost/ Budget
1Studies on natural durability of plantation grown species(Melia composita) with conventional eco-friendly preservative (ZiBOC)Dr. Sadhna Tripathi, Sci-GMr. Ajmal Samani, Sci-EICFREApril 201268.08
2Effect of different adhesives on the bending strength of finger jointed Eucalyptus sectionsDr. Kishan Kumar, Sci-GMr. D.P. Khali, Sci-FICFREApril 2016314.08
3Use of near infrared spectroscopy for rapid evaluation of physical and strength properties of Melia composita.Dr. Y.M. Dubey, Sci-EICFREApril 201625.70
4Seasoning studies on important species of bamboos for  handicrafts using Dehumidifier kiln and Vacuum kilnDr. N.K. Upreti, Sci-GICFREApril 201737.25
5Studies on the Radio Frequency Curing of adhesives in manufacturing of PlywoodMr. D.P. Khali, Sci-FMrs. Ismita Nautiyal, Sci-CICFREApril 2017315.90
6Exploratory Studies of Friction Induced Welding on Indian Wood Species for making Joints.Mr. Shailendra Kumar, Sci-BMr. Shikhar Shukla, TOICFREApril 201746.80
7Studies on role of nano-fillers in wood composites and finger-jointed solid woodMrs. Ismita Nautiyal, Sci-CMr. D.P. Khali, Sci-F

Dr. Kishan Kumar, Sci-G
ICFREApril 2017324.50
8Development of a solar heated vacuum dryer with a thermal energy storage systemMr. Shailendra Kumar, Sci-BDr. N.K. Upreti, Sci-GICFREJuly 2017325.11
9Performance evaluation of imported timbers after treatment with conventional (CCA, CCB) and environmental-safe (ZiBOC) preservative in prototype cooling tower.Mr. Ajmal Samani, Sci-EDr. Sadhna Tripathi, Sci-GICFREJuly 2017311.06
10Assessment of decay in trees by non destructive techniqueDr. Y.M. Dubey, Sci-EICFREApril 20171.54.05
11Modification of difficult to treat timbers by Microwave technique for improving impregnation of preservativesMr. Ajmal Samani, Sci-EDr. Sadhna Tripathi, Sci-G

Dr. Y.M. Dubey, Sci-E

Dr. P.K. Pande-Sci-F
ICFREApril 2017514.60
12Integration of hybrid solar thermal energy storage system in a booster reflector augmented green house type solar timber dryerMr. Shailendra Kumar, Sci-BDST-SERBApril 2016210.80
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost/ Budget
1.Development and extension of Trichoderma spp. based formulation for disease biocontrol and plant growth promotion of eucalypts seedlingsDr. Amit Pandey
Scientist-G
 -ICFRE2016-2019 - -
2.Health Status and Age Assessment of the Trees of Rashtrapati BhavanDr. Amit Pandey
Scientist-G
 -President Estate2016-2017 - -
3.Providing technical advice for upkeep and maintenance of Holy Bodhi treeDr. Amit Pandey
Scientist-G
 -B.T.M.C.2007-2026 - -
4.Jyotisar Tirth ProjectDr. Amit Pandey
Scientist-G
 -Kurukshetra2014-2017 - -
5.Maintenance of Pippal treeDr. Amit Pandey
Scientist-G
 -B.T.M.C-2017-2022 - -
6.Evaluation of antifungal properties and chemical characterization of active principle (s) of Berberis aristata D.C. collected from different provenances of Himachal PradeshDr. Vipin Prakash
Scientist-E
 -N.M.P.B2015-2018 - 
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Carbon sequestration and Carbon dioxide emission from the Soils under different forest covers in Uttarakhand.Dr. V. P. Panwar,

Head & Scientist-E

 
1. Dr. Parul Bhatt Kotiyal, Scientist-D
2. Dr. B. M. Dimri, Scientist-D
ICFRE-PlanApril,2017-March, 2021 - -
2.Effect of altitude and seasons on soil respiration, bacterial communities and enzyme activities in Uttarakhand.Dr. Parul Bhatt Kotiyal, Scientist-DDr. B. M. Dimri, Scientist-DDepartment of Science & Technology (DST)Nov, 2015- Nov., 2018 - -
3.Soil nutrient pool and microbial studies under different forest types in Uttarakhand Himalayas for sustainable management.Dr. B.M. Dimri,  Scientist-D1. Dr. Parul Bhatt Kotiyal, Scientist-D
2. Dr. V. P. Panwar,
Head & Scientist-E

 
GB Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment & Sustainable Development

(GBPNIHESD)

 
April,2017-March, 2020 - -
4.Post fires impact on Soil properties and microorganisms in Chirpine and Oak forests of Uttarakhand .Dr. B.M. Dimri,  Scientist-D1. Dr. Parul Bhatt Kotiyal, Scientist-D
2. Dr. V. P. Panwar,
Head & Scientist-E
ICFRE-PlanJanuary, 2017-Decmber, 2020 - -
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Creation of Centre of Excellence on Forest Genetic Resources (Pilot Project)Dr. H. S. Ginwal, Scientist GDr. V. K. Varshney, Dr. Amit Pandey, Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Dr. Manisha Thapliyal, Dr. Ajay Thakur, Dr. Santan Barthwal, Dr. Anup Chandra, Dr. Neelesh Yadav, Dr. Ombir Singh, Dr. M. S. Bhandari, Dr. Rama Kant, Shri R. K. Meena, Ms. Ranjana Kumari Negi, Dr. P. K. Verma, Dr. Shambhavi YadavCAMPA-MoEF&CC2016-20215 Years861.20
2.All India Coordinated Project on Genetic Improvement of Melia composita Willd. (Coordinated Project)Dr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist FDr. Amit pandey, Dr. P. K. Pande

Dr. Ombir Singh

Dr. K. P. Singh

Dr. Parveen

Dr. Geeta Joshi, IWST, Banglore

Dr. A. N. Arun Kumar, IWST, Banglore

Dr. Rekha Warrier, IFGTB, Coimbtore

Dr. Kumud Dubey, FSIR, Allahabad

 
ICFRE2012 – 202210 Years719.56
3.Induction evaluation and development of Polyploids in Azadirachta indica (Coordinated Project)Dr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist FDr. Ajay Thakur

Dr. Rama Kant

Dr. Parveen

 
IFFCO2015-20183 years92.98
4.Genetic improvement for productivity and insecticidal properties of Polygonatum verticillatum Linn.Dr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist FDr. Sudhir Singh

Dr. Sambhavi Yadav

 
NMPB2015-20183 years53.87
5.Afforestation of Melia composita Willd. In disaster affected areas of UttarakhandDr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist F NSC2013 – 20152 Years38.73
6.Genetic diversity and adaptability through morphological and molecular markers in Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.Dr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist F ICFRE2016-20193 Years24.86
7.Supply of genetically improved planting stock of Melia dubia Cav. to Punjab Forest DepartmentDr. Ashok Kumar, Scientist F PFD2017-20181 Year20.00
8.Field evaluation of recombinants emanating from F1 and F2 generations of Corymbia (Syn. Eucalyptus) hybrid C. citrodora Hook. x C. torelliana F.v. Muell for high productivityDr. Ajay Thakur, Scientist E ICFRE2016-20193 Years
9.Cecidology and nursery establishment of Pistacia integerrima for exploring possibility of in setu leaf gall production (As component PI)Dr. Ajay Thakur, Scientist EDr. Sudhir Singh (PI), Dr. Arvind KumarDabur India Ltd.2017-20203 Years30.92
10Evaluation of germplasm and transcriptome studies in eucalypts for water logging and salinity (Coordinated Project)Dr. Santan Barthwal, Scientist EDr. Dinesh Kumar, Dr. M. S. Bhandari, Shri R. K. Meena, Shri Neelesh Yadav, Dr. V. Shiv Kumar, IFGTB, CoimbtoreICFRE2017-20203 Years51.96
11Molecular mechanism of rhizome growth and development in Dendrocalamus strictus.Dr. Santan Barthwal, Scientist EDr. H. S. Ginwal, Shri R. K. Meena, Shri Neelesh YadavICFRE2017-20203Years19.96
12Development of tissue culture protocol for propagation and conservation of Ginkgo biloba L.Shri J.M.S. Chauhan, Scientist D NMPB2014 – 20173 Years23.52
13Genetic diversity analysis and conservation of threatened Salvadora oleoidesDr. M. S. Bhandari, Scientist CDr. Santan Barthwal

Dr. Rama Kant

 
MoEF&CC2016-20193 Years24.10
14Study of structural dynamics and genetic improvement of Grevillea robusta A. Cunn (Silver Oak)Dr. M. S. Bhandari, Scientist CDr. Rama KantICFRE2017-20214 Years44.14
15Clonal propagation of newly developed superior hybrids/ genotypes of eucalypts and their deployment in the field (Phage-III)Dr. M. S. Bhandari, Scientist CShri J.M.S. ChauhanICFRE2017-20225 Years18.78
16Selection and genetic evaluation of Ailanthus excelsa germplasm in Northern IndiaDr. Rama Kant, Scientist CDr. M. S. BhandariICFRE2016 – 20204 Years40.00
17Characterization of the hill bamboo Species (Ringal) of the North-Western Himalayas for their Conservation and Genetic Improvement (Coordinated Project)Shri R. K. Meena, Scientist CDr. Rajesh Sharma, HFRI, Shimla

Dr. M. S. Bhandari

Ms. Ranjana Kumari Negi

 
ICFRE2017-20203 Years46.08
18Population genetic structure of Calamus species and influence of infectious diseases in Mizoram and Tripura, North East India (As Co-I)Shri R. K. Meena, Scientist CShri Hans Raj (PI)

ARCBR Aizawl

 
ICFRE2014-20173 Years22.22
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDate of StartDuration in yearProject Cost
1.Identification of Superior Genotypes of Selected Temperate Medicinal Plants

Dr. A.K.Sharma



Head and Scientist-F
NMPB

 
2016-19  
2.Assessment of Medicinal Plant Conservation Area Established by NMPB of IndiaDr. A.K.Sharma



Head and Scientist-F
Dr. B.P. Tamta

Scientist-E
NMPB

2016-19  
3.Selection of Superior Quality Germplasm of  Oroxylum indicum- an endangered speciesDr. B.P. Tamta

Scientist-E
DST(SERB)

2016-18  
S.No.Title of ProjectP.I. Name and DesignationCo-P.I. Name and DesignationFunding AgencyDuration in yearProject Cost/ Budget
1Study on Impact of Ban on Green Felling on Biophysical Status of Forests in Context to Production Prescribed in Working Plan Vis-A Vis Actual Production from the Forests of Uttarakhand.Coordinator: Head, Silviculture & Forest Management DivisionUttarakhand Forest Development corporation Ongoing
2Monitoring & evaluation of Punjab CAMPA, FDA & Greening Punjab Mission plantations of Punjab Forest Department.Coordinator: Head, Silviculture & Forest Management Division Punjab Forest Department Ongoing
3Monitoring and Evaluation of Plantations, Nursery and Assessment of seed quality for plantations under CAMPA in Uttarakhand Coordinator: Head, Silviculture & Forest Management DivisionUttarakhand Forest Department Ongoing
4Monitoring and Evaluation of Plantations, Nursery and Assessment of Seed Quality for Plantations Under CAMPA in UttarakhandCo-PIs: Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-G, and
Dr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-F
Uttarakhand CAMPAOngoing
5Creation of Centre of Excellence on Forest Genetic Resources (CoFGR). Component B: FGR Seed and Germplasm StorageCo-PI: Dr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FMoEF&CC CAMPAOngoing
6Creation of Centre of Excellence on Forest Genetic Resources (CoFGR). Component C: FGR Conservation CellCo-PI: Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GMoEF&CC CAMPAOngoing
7Augmenting biodiversity and infrastructure for supporting awareness about forest resources with special reference to medicinal and aromatic plantsCo-PI: Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GONGCOngoing
8Demand and Supply Status of Wood in Punjab (Greening Punjab Mission).Mr. H.P Singh, Sci-EPunjab Forest DepartmentOngoing
9Develop Tools, Techniques and Methods for Enhancing REDD+ Forest Management in India.Head, Silviculture & Forest Management DivisionTetra Tech (USAID)Ongoing
10Conservation of Litsea glutinosa, an endangered and threatened medicinal tree of north-west HimalayasDr. Nawa Bahar, Sci-D
Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-G
ICFREOngoing
11Evaluation of Germplasm and Transcriptome studies in Eucalypts for Water logging and Salinity.Co-PI: Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFREOngoing
12Screening of poplar clones for tolerance against poplar leaf defoliator, Clostera cupreataCo-PI: Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFREOngoing
13Evaluation of Seed Orchards of Dalbergia sisoo for Seed QualityDr. Ombir Singh, Sci-EICFRE2006-2009
14Enhancing the longevity of Acorns of Quercus leucotricophora and Q. dilatataDr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FICFRE2006 –2009
15Role of Allelopathy on Regeneration in Silver Fir and Spruce Forests-Effect of Natural Leachates on Seed GerminationDr. Ombir Singh, Sci-EICFRE2007- 2010
16Enhancement of Seed Longevity of Diploknema butyraceaDr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FICFRE2008- 2012
17Variability Studies on Seed Quality Parameters and Seed Mycoflora of Bauhinia purpurea, Bauhinia semla and Bauhinia variegataDr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FICFRE2009 -2013
18Vegetative Propagation of Some Difficult-to-Root Commercially Important Tree SpeciesDinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFRE2010-2013
19Establishing Germplasm Garden of Some Rare and Endangered PlantsDr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFRE2010-2013
20Establishment of Multi-location Clonal Trial and Study of Wood Anatomical Properties and Cellulose Content of Promising Clones of Populus deltoides (Collaboration with Botany Division, FRI)Dr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFRE2010-2013
21Evaluation of Bombax ceiba for Seed Sources in Northern India (2011-2015) Plan project Funded by ICFREDr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GICFRE2011-2015
22Enhancement of seed germination in Anogeissus latifolia Through Various Seed Technological InputsDr. Ombir Singh, Sci-EICFRE2009- 2012
23Developing Seed technology and Propagation Techniques for Germplasm Conservation of Buxus wallichiana Linn-An Important Alternative Species for the Woodcraft IndustryDr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FICFRE2009 –2012
24Allelopathic Influence in Regeneration of Silver Fir and Spruce Forests-Effects of Natural Leachates on Seedling Growth in NurseryDr. Ombir Singh, Sci-EICFRE2010 - 2014
25Allelopathic Potential in Regeneration of Sal (Shorea robusta)Dr. Ombir Singh, Sci-EICFRE2011- 2016
26Supply of Quality Seeds of Forestry Species Under Greening Punjab MissionDr. Manisha Thapliyal, Sci-FPunjab Govt.2012 –2015
27Study on Constraints in the Export of Carved out Wood Products and its Economical and Social Impact on the Livelihood of Dependent People in North IndiaMr. S.R.Reddy
DCF
MoEF &CC2009-2016
28Preparation of the Management Plan of Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary, New DelhiMr. S.R.Reddy
DCF
NCT Delhi2009-2016
29Survey of Bamboo Resources and Quantitative Assessment of Their Production and Consumption in North IndiaMr. H.P. Singh, Sci-EMoEF&CC2009-2015
30Assessment of Economic Contribution of NTFP of Chir Pine in the Economy of Forest Dwellers in North IndiaMr. H.P.Singh, Sci-EMoEF&CC2009-2015
31Supply of Quality Seed of Forestry Species to Punjab SFD under Greening Punjab MissionTeam member:
Dr. Nawa Bahar, Sci-D
Punjab SFD2012-2015
32Study on Impact of Ban on Green Felling on Biophysical Status of Forests in context to Production Prescribed in Working Plans vis- a- vis Actual Production from the Forests of UttarakhandTeam member:
Dr. Nawa Bahar, Sci-D
Uttarakhand SFD2016-2018
33Demand and Supply of Medicinal PlantsTeam member:
Dr. Nawa Bahar, Sci-D
NMPB2015-2017
34DPR Preparation for Forestry Interventions for GangaCoordinator: Head, Silviculture OfficerMinistry of Water Resources2015-2016
35Field Evaluation of Superior Germplasm of Jatropha curcas in Uttarakhand as a Part of Multilocation TrialDr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GDBT2007-2012
36Genetic Improvement of Jatropha curcas for Adaptability and Oil YieldDr. Dinesh Kumar, Sci-GCSIR2007-2013
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