Crop Physiology Ongoing Projects

Ongoing externally funded projects

Name of the Scientist  Title of the Project PI/Co-PI Budget (Rs.in lakhs) Duration Sponser
Dr. M.K. Kalarani Basic and applied research with newer pesticide molecules on agricultural and horticultural crops PI 10.58 Aug 2021 to July 2023 M/s. Syngenta India(P)  Ltd., Pune Maharastra
Enhancing crops productivity under Abiotic Stress conditions using protein hydrolysate based plant biostimulants PI 20.96 Jan 2022 to Dec 2023 M/s. Aswathy Green Enterprise Ltd., Chennai
Dr. A.Senthil Neem (Azadiractaindica) seed yield prediction exploring weather and physiological interactions PI 20.89 01.07.2019 – 31.06.2022 M/s. Coromandel International Ltd., Chennai.
Enhancing soil health and Crop productivity under warmer climate using value added agro waste from sugar industry PI 20.06 01.03.2020 – 28.02.2023 M/s. EID Parry India Ltd., Chennai
Basic and applied research with newer insecticide, fungicide, nematicide, herbicide and plant growth stimulant molecules on agricultural and horticultural crops PI 134.61 01.10.2020 – 30.09.2022 M/s. Syngenta India Limited, Coimbatore
Enhancing Climate Change Adaptation Processes for farmers and Agribusiness Co-PI 79.84 01.04.2021 – 31.03.2024 DST – Indo-AISRF, New Delhi
Precision Rice Farming: Automation of Drip Fertigation Co-PI 14.17 01.04.2021 – 31.03.2023. M/s. Farm Again, Coimbatore
Basic and applied research with newer pesticide molecules on agricultural and horticultural crops PI 10.58 Aug 2021 to July 2023 M/s. Syngenta India(P)  Ltd., Pune Maharastra
Enhancing crops productivity under Abiotic Stress conditions using protein hydrolysate based plant biostimulants PI 20.96 Jan 2022 to Dec 2023 M/s. Aswathy Green Enterprise Ltd., Chennai
Dr. D.Vijayalakshmi Multi-site monitoring network of canopy micrometeorology and heat stresses in rice for evaluating the adaptation strategies under climate change PI 15.66 1.4.2019 to 31.3.2023 Institute for Agro Environmental Sciences (NIAES), Japan.
Identification of QTLs for subcomponent traits of WUE through strategic utilisation of whole genome sequence and accurate phenotyping in rice Co-PI 32.88 01.12.2019 to 30.11.2023 NASF, ICAR, New Delhi
Dr. M. Djanaguiraman Enhancing the learning outcome, employability and entrepreneurial skills of farm graduates through excellence in education Co-PI 40 01.08.2019-31.07.2022 Indian Council of Agricultural Research and World Bank

Ongoing Bio-efficacy projects

Name of the Scientist

 Title of the Project PI/Co-PI Budget (Rs.in lakhs) Duration

Sponser

Dr. M.K.Kalarani

Evaluation of “Bioefficacy of Asaava and Somrith in rice, blackgram and groundnut

PI

12.84 Jun 2021 to Sep 2022

M/s.Virenxia Global Innovation Investments LLC Dubai, UAE

Physiological response of different bio-stimulants on crop growth, biochemical changes, nutrient use, yield and quality of crops (Valagro III)

Co-PI

81.79 Oct 2021 to Sept 2023

M/s. Valagro Biosciences ltd., Hyderabad

Dr. V.Ravichandran

Physiological assessment of bio-stimulants mediated improvement of crop yield and quality  (Valagro I)

Co-PI

56.78 2019-2022

ValagroSpA, Italy

Physiological effects of bio-stimulants on abiotic stress and nutrient use efficiency in crops (Valagro II)

Co-PI

27.47 2020 to 2022

ValagroSpA, Italy

Physiological response of different bio-stimulants on crop growth, biochemical changes, nutrient use, yield and quality of crops (Valagro III)

PI

81.79 Oct 2021 to Sept 2023

M/s. Valagro Biosciences ltd., Hyderabad

Dr. V. Babu Rajendra Prasad

Evaluation of Asava and Somrith in Rice, Blackgram and Groundnut

Co-PI

12.83 Jun 2021 to Sep 2022

M/s. Virenxia Global Innovations Investments LIC Dubai, UAE

Bio-efficacy Evaluation and dose optimization of ALLWIN GOLD SUPER, ALLWIN LEGUME, ALLWIN TOP PLUS and ALLWIN WONDER PLUS (Bio-stimulant) in Okra, Soybean,  Tomato and Groundnut

PI

11.94 Jan 2022 to Dec 2023

M/s. Ramcides Crop Science Pvt.  ltd., Chennai

Dr. M. Djanaguiraman

Bio-efficacy Evaluation of Terragamuton Tomato and Cucumber

PI

7.05 Jan 2022 to Mar 2023

M/s. Hemaya Agro Solution Private limited