Dr. Bidisha Mondal
Department: Genetics & Plant Breeding
School: School of Agriculture & Allied Sciences
Highest Educational Qualification: PhD
Experience: 16 years
Research Interest: Germplasm characterization through morpho-molecular techniques, Essential oil extraction with genotyping of Piper betle and related germplasm, Plant tissue culture, agricultural waste management, corporate agriculture
Publication details: 44 (Research Paper: 31, full Paper in Proceeding: 9, Books written: 2 (5, 1 chapters), General article: 7, Editing of Books: 2 (details given in Page 3-5), Blog: 1)
Distinction / Award: Gold Medallist M.Sc. Genetics & Plant Breeding, CU, Outstanding student selection in Plant Biotechnology by DST-GOI, Bio-CARE Women Scientist Award by DBT-GOI, Selected for 1st interface meeting of women scientists by UGC, ICAR_NATP SRF, nominated editor of journal Farm & Management.
Project: DBT-GOI extramural project on Marker development for polyembryony in Citrus, TNU-R&D intramural project on Betel leaf for extraction of BLEO from surplus and waste betel leaves for rural employability generation
Additional Qualification: Post-doctoral research in molecular marking of Citrus polyembryony trait from BCKV and fungal Barcoding and biodiversity characterization from CU, acted as Product Manager of Invitrogen, USA, Quality Control Adviser of JGB Agrofresh Pvt Ltd, Director, Fresh Foliage International, Guest lecturer Madras University, Vinayak Mission University, Lecturer in NSOU, Scientist in BCKV. Invited by UKIERI, INDO-US IPR Consortium, DEC, India, WB Ag. Dept, FIEO, All India Radio, IGNOU, Gyanbani, NSOU, Rotary Club of Calcutta, IRDM, VU.