Department of Botany

DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY

Faculty Members:

Dr. R K Sarma

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Medicinal Plants

Dr. Pradip Kumar Baruah

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Microbiology

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Microbial Fermentation; Enzyme Production; Submerged and Solid State Microbial Fermentation; Plant Disease Management; Phylloclade Micro Flora of Economically Important Plants and Their Interactions

Dr. Tarun Chandra Sarma

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION:  Mycology and Plant Pathology

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Macro fungi; Post harvest disease of Fruits and Vegetables; Aeromycoflora; Phylloplane mycoflora

Dr. Ranee Das

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Algal Taxonomy

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Plant Physiology and Algal Taxonomy; Water Potential; Ethnobotany

Dr. Bhabanda Barua

Associate Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Taxonomy, Orchid conservation and systematics

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Classical Angiosperm Taxonomy, Orchid conservation and systematics of north-east India; Ethnobotany

Dr. Bedabati Chowdhury

Associate Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Physiology and Biochemistry

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Plant Physiology And Biochemistry; Medicinal Plant Chemistry; Pharmacology

Dr. Milu Rani Das

Associate Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D. (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Physiology and Biochemistry

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Organic agriculture; stress biology; mineral nutrition and plant growth hormone

Dr. Mautushi Das

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Ecology

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Plant Ecology; phytoremediation; phycology; Algal Biomass production; Recycling; Cultivation, harvesting and extraction of Bi-products; bio-fertilizer

Dr. Nibedita Das

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Taxonomy

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Plant Taxonomy, distribution and diversity; Ethnobotany; Plant Ecology; floriculture; mushroom cultivation; plant conservation strategies; plant morphometric study

Dr. Jyotishman Deka

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc. and Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Plant Ecology; Microbiology

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Remote sensing; image interpretation; Forest geo-informatics; land use land cover change dynamics and modelling; species distribution and niche modelling; human dynamics; plant ecology and conservation; forest ecosystem biomass etc.

Dr. Animesh Gogoi

Assistant Professor

Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., Ph.D.

Specializations:

  • Microbial Biotechnology
  • Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
  • Mycology & Plant Pathology

Research Background:

Plant Pathology, Agronomy (Medicinal and Aromatic plants), Plant physiology and Biochemistry, Microbiology and Microbial biotechnology, Biological plant growth promoters and bio-control agents.

Dr. Md. Aminul Islam

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUQLIFICATION: M.Sc., Ph.D. (NET, GATE qualified)

Dr. Parismita Sarma

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D. (GATE qualified)

Source:indianexpress