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Dr. N. Geetha

Dr.N. Geetha

Current Areas of Research

  • Biological Control of Sugarcane pests

Membership (Life) in professional bodies

  1. The Entomological Society of India,New Delhi
  2. Society for Biocontrol advancement, Bangalore
  3. Indian Society of Pest Management and Economic Zoology
  4. IndianSociety for Advancement of Insect Science, Punjab
  5. Society for Sugarcane Research and Development,TamilNadu
  6. National Academy of Biological Sciences,Chennai
  7. Indian Ecological Society (Indian Journal of Ecology), Punjab
  8. Indian Academy of Entomology, Chennai (Hexapoda), TamilNadu
Number of National and International publications;: (click this link)
  1. Publications in refereed journals – 33
  2. Conference Proceedings – 24
  3. Books/Book chapters – 5

Awards and recognitions:

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Award - for outstanding Post-graduate Agricultural Research in Agricultural Entomology from Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
  • Nathenial Memorial Medal for best thesis in Agricultural Entomology /Plant Pathology / Nematology including Weed Control from TamilNadu Agricultural University.
  • Award of best paper: Presented a paper titled “Effect of Nuclear Polyhedrosis virus infection on the activity of carboxylesterase and glutathione S-transferase in Helicoverpa armigera (Hbn.)" during Nov. 18-19, 1999 at the Eleventh Annual Congress University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. The presentation was adjudged as the best in the session of Crop Protection and Sericulture.
  • Fellowships

  • National Merit Scholarship from Government of Tamil Nadu.
  • Junior Research Fellowship from ASPEE Research Foundation.
  • Junior Research Fellowship from ICAR, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India.
  • Senior Research Fellowship from CSIR, Govt. of India.
  • Young Scientist Fellowship from Tamil Nadu State Council For Science and Technology.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship from the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India.
  • Recognition

  • Upon invitation from the CAB International , London I have prepared Economic Impact Module on Nilaparvata lugens , a part of post - global crop protection compendium.
  • Invited by University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka to present a paper titled Effect of Nuclear Polyhedrosis virus infection on the activity of carboxylesterase and glutathione S-transferase in Helicoverpa armigera (Hbn.) at the Eleventh Annual Congress.
  • Editorial Board member in two journals
  • Member of 4 professional societies
  • Delivered special lectures/ acted as special invitee at winter/summer schools at TNAU and refresher course at Bharthiyar University and several seminars.
  • Member of Ph.D committee for a student at Gandhigram University.
  • To contact Dr.N.Geetha

    E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Contact Number:09442076920

    Address for correspondence:

    Principal Scientist(Ento)
    Sugarcane Breeding Institute, (ICAR),
    Coimbatore 641007- India.


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