Projects

Sl.No Name of the Project PI Start date End Date
16 Taxonomy of Indian Trichogrammatidae (Chalcidoidea: Hymenoptera) and evaluation of potential species Dr. Navik Om Prakash 01/09/2016 31/03/2022
17 Studies on insecticide and Bt resistance in pink bollworm, pectinophora gossypilla (Saunders) Dr. Ramya, R. S 01/09/2016 31/03/2020
18 Studies on whiteflies and associated natural enemies for their management Dr. K. Selvaraj 19/09/2016 31/03/2021
19 Taxonomy of Indian spiders (Araneae) with reference to agro ecosystem Dr. M. Sampath Kumar 01/07/2016 31/03/2021
20 Habitat manipulation as a tool to conserve beneficial insects Dr. Amala, U 15/07/2016 31/03/2021
21 Taxonomic studies on Indian Curculionidae (Coleoptera) with emphasis on Entiminae Dr. G. Mahendiran 04/07/2016 31/03/2021
22 Taxonomy, diversity and host-parasitoid association of Ichneumonoidea: Braconidae wit! cial reference to Braconinae, Doryctinae & Microgastrinae Dr. Ankita Gupta 09/05/2016 31/03/2021
23 Studies of detritivorous insects and associated microorganisms for their scope in farm waste management Dr. Mahesh Yandigeri 01/10/2016 31/03/2020
24 Biological control of invasive rugose spiraling whitefly Aleurodicus rugioperculatus using Encarsia guadeloupae in coconut Dr. K. Selvaraj 04/08/2017 03/08/2019
25 Exploitation of endosymbionts of insects pests for pest management Dr. Mahesh Yendigeri 01/05/2017 31/03/2020
26 Characterization and application of virulent strains of nucleopolyhedrosis virus (NPV) and Bacillus thiringiensis (Bt) and Entomopathagenic nematodes (EPN) for the management of rice armyworm Spodoptera mauritia Dr. G. Sivakumar 01/11/2017 30/11/2019
27 Effect of pollinator friendly crop plants in enhancing pollination and yield in selected crops Dr. T. M Shivalingaswamy 01/04/2017 31/03/2022
28 Taxonomy of Pseudococcidae, Coccidae and Diaspididae (Hemiptera Coccoidea) Dr. Sunil Joshi 01/04/2017 31/03/2022
29 Taxonomy and biocontrol potential of entomopathogenic nematodes in Deccan Plateau of India Dr. Jagadeesh Patil 01/04/2017 31/03/2022
30 Behavioural manipulation techniques for the management of some important insect pests using olfactory and visual cues Dr. N. Bakthavatsalam 01/07/2017 31/07/2021