Institute/ICAR

Ongoing Projects: 

S.No

Project Name

PI

Co-PI

School of Atmospheric Stress Management

1.

Monitoring and quantifying abiotic stresses in soybean, rabi sorghum genotypes: index based approach for crop water management

Sunayan Saha

SK Bal, Yogeshwar Singh, V Rajagopal

2.

Impact of radiation levels on physio biochemical behaviour yield and yield attributes in soybean and rabi sorghum

SK Bal

RL Choudhary, Yogeshwar Singh

3.

Study of genetic polymorphism of heat shock protein genes among indigenous
and cross breed cattle

B Sajjanar

Sachinkumar Pawar, Rajib  Deb

4.

Impact of cropping systems and spentwash on soil development under irrigated
and rainfed conditions

Yogeshwar  Singh

V Rajagopal, KK Meena, GC Wakchaure, SK Bal

5.

Crop water production functions using line source sprinkler system: interaction
with bioregulators, soil fertility and crop cultivars

GC Wakchaure

 RL Choudhary, SK Bal, KK Meena

6.

Design and development of livestock and fishery structures for heat stress
management

G.C. Wakchaure

B Sarkar

7.

Study of immune response and HSP genes polymorphism in relation to heat
stress in poultry

Sachinkumar Pawar

NP Kurade

8.

Identification, cloning and expression analysis of temperature, salinity and
hypoxia responsive genes in fish

MP Brahmane

B Sajjanar, S Kumar

9.

Techniques to obviate edaphic stresses in orchards grown in shallow basaltic
soils

Yogeshwar  Singh

DD Nangare, PB Taware, Jagadish Rane, Gopalakrishnan 

School of Drought Stress Management

10.

Phenotypic, biochemical and molecular analysis of greengram for identification
of drought tolerant genotypes

SK Raina

AK Singh

11.

Evaluation of Nutritional Stressors and Their Indicators In Cattle Population In Different Drought Prone Areas.

NP Kurade

Sachinkumar Pawar, AL Kamble, Gopalakrishnan , Neeraj Kumar  

12.

Investigation on traits and genes associated with adaptation of wheat genotypes
to local drought and heat stress environments

AK Singh

Jagadish Rane, Mahesh Kumar

13.

Investigation of traits and genes associated with resilience to moisture stress in
soybean

Mahesh Kumar

AK Singh, RL Choudhary, Jagadish Rane

14.

Evaluation of water saving techniques for fruits and vegetables in shallow soils
of semi-arid region

DD Nangare

Yogeshwar Singh, Mahesh Kumar,
PB Taware, Prashantkumar  Hanjagi

15.

Maximizing sorghum yield and water use efficiency by optimizing plant density, cultivars and sowing times for shallow to medium deep black soils of Deccan Plateau

RL Meena

Prashantkumar  Hanjagi

School of Edaphic Stress Management

16.

Nano(bio-) remediation of nitrogenous contaminants using silver-ion exchanged
zeolites

KK Krishnani

V. Rajagopal, KK Meena, MP Brahmane, Neeraj Kumar, Balusamy, Paritosh  Kumar

17.

Enhancement of waterlogging tolerance in soybean (Glycine max L.)

DP Patel

V Rajagopal  

18.

Brood stock management, breeding and seed production of important fin fishes
in abiotic stressed farms

Neeraj Kumar

MP Brahmane, KK Krishnani

19.

Resource conservation technologies for enhancing productivity and input-use
efficiency in sugarcane ratoon crop

RL Choudhary

V Rajagopal,
GC Wakchaure, KK Krishnani

20.

Isolation and characterization of biomolecule producing bacteria for salt stress alleviation in major crops

KK Meena

DP Patel, KK Krishnani, RL Choudhary

21.

Assessment and detoxification of heavy metals in aquatic water bodies using nutritional approaches

Neeraj Kumar

KK Krishnani, Paritosh  Kumar 

School of Policy Support Research

22.

Assessment of climate imposed vulnerability of onion farming in Maharashtra

AL Kamble

 

 

Completed Projects:

S.No

Project Name

PI

Co-PI

1.

Abiotic stresses affecting crop-insect pest interactions in the context of global climate change

Babasaheb Fand

Mahesh Kumar, AL Kamble, DD Nangare

2.

Enhancing adaptability of Cyamopsis tetragonoloba L., Taub to drought stress
through breeding approaches

 DV Patil

Jagadish Rane

3.

Functional and genetic diversity of bacterial endophytes of drought tolerant
sorghum crop

V Govindasamy

Mahesh Kumar

4.

Examination of uncultured microbial diversity of saline soils using
metagenomics

S Kumar

KK Krishnani, V Rajagopal

5.

Design and development of mini tractor seeder attachment for sugarcane trash
farming  (Closed)

SV Ghadge

 

6.

NDVI based mapping of abiotic stress

DVKN Rao

 SK Bal, PS Minhas