Horticultural Science

 

 

Horticulture

Dr. A. R. Desai

Principal Scientist

(Fruit Science)

adavirao.desai@icar.gov.in

 

Management of genetic resources  of horticulture crops for conservation  and utilization in crop improvement programmes, with special reference to fruits, plantation crops and spices. Development of improved production practices for fruits, plantation crops and spices with special reference to  mango, cashew ,  ................. more

 

Dr. V. Arunachalam

Principal Scientist

(Spices, Plantation and Medicinal & Aromatic Crops)

v.arunachalam@icar.gov.in

Marker express 1.0 software developed to locate RAPD/ISSR primers & design iSCAR primers. It was validated using expressed sequences and published polymorphic RAPD primers on oil palm. DG-MAP software was developed for locating RAPD and SSR priming sites and to work out the distance between the priming sites. It was validated using genome sequence of cucumber. .............more

Dr. M. Thangam

Principal Scientist

(Vegetable Science) &

Section-in-charge

thangam.m@icar.gov.in

 

Germplasm collection, conservation, evaluation and improvement in important vegetable crops, Introduction and evaluation of improved varieties of vegetable crops under Goa condition, Standardization of production technology for protected cultivation of high value flower and vegetable crops, ...............more

Dr. S. Priya Devi

Principal Scientist

(Fruit Science)

s.priyadevi@icar.gov.in

During my initial period of research, I conducted preliminary studies on under-utilized fruit crops of Goa like Kokum, Jamun, Roseapples, Carambola, Bilimbi, Hog Plum, Bread fruit, Jack etc. Later on, I focused my research on Kokum (Garcinia indica), owing to its commercial value and importance in the international market.  ..............more

Dr. (Ms.) Mathala Juliet Gupta

Scientist SS

(Agri. Structures and
Process Engineering)

 

  • Greenhouse Engineering

  • Modelling and Simulation

  • Food Safety

  • Research Findings

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Ms. Maneesha S. R.

Scientist

(Fruit Science)

maneesha.sr@icar.gov.in

Improvement of fruit crops using conventional and modern approaches, Management of abiotic and biotic stress tolerance, Post-harvest management of horticultural crops, Collection, Characterization and exploitation of under-utilized fruit crops.........more