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Dr. Soma Gupta

           

   Scientist, Genetics and Plant Breeding

    Email: soma[dot]gupta[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in, somugupta24[at]gmail[dot]com

    Phone: 0547-2970721

    Specialisation:

Educational Qualification:

Degree

University

Year

Subject/ Discipline

B.Sc.

Marathwada Agricultural University, Parbhani

2012

Agriculture

M.Sc.

Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

2014

Genetics

Ph.D.

Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

2020

Genetics

Joining date in ICAR  (yyyy/mm/dd) :2018/07/02

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Professional information

Current area of Research/Specialization: Molecular breeding (Maize and Sweet corn)

Ongoing Projects:

“Association mapping for resistance to aflatoxin accumulation in maize against seed storage fungus Aspergillus sp.”

“QTL Mapping for seed germination in sweet corn”

Awards/ Fellowships:

  • Gold medal and distinction in B.Sc(Agri.) .
  • ICAR National Talent Scholarship
  • ICAR- Junior Research Fellowship
  • IARI Fellowship
  • CSIR-UGC Junior Research Fellowship
  • Qualified CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test
  • Qualified ICAR-SRF

Salient achievements:

Publications:

Research Papers in National / International Journals (Nos.)

04/06

Paper presented/ abstract published

07

Chapters in training manual / book (Nos.)

08/01

Technical Bulletin / Extension folder (Nos.)

02

Popular Articles (Nos.)

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