Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics

Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project PI / Co-PI Period Total Outlay (lakhs) Funded by
1 Consortia Research Platform on Rice Biofortification Dr. P. Jeyaprakash

Prof. & Head (PB&G)

2017-2020 67.73 ICAR
GOTN Core Project
2 Development of polyherbal based greengram seed protectant against pulse beetle Callosobruchus maculates (F) Dr. T.Eevera

Asst. Prof.(SST)

Nov’ 2018


March 2021

1.00 GOTN –Core funding
ICAR Revolving Fund
3 ICAR-Revolving Fund – Seed Production in Agricultural Crops Dr. T.Eevera

Asst. Prof.(SST)

Dr. T. Ramesh

Asst. Prof. (Agron.)

Dr. A. Alagesan

Asst. Prof. (SS&AC)

Dr. S. Nithila

Asst. Prof. (CRP)

April 2019- Mar 2020 10.69 ICAR
DST, New Delhi
4 Development of technologies for extraction and the dormancy reduction of teak seeds Dr.P.Masilamani


ADAC&RI, Trichy

Aug 2018 to Aug 2021 22.10 DST