Projects

Sl.No Name of the Project PI Start date End Date
1 Integrative Taxonomic Approach for Discovering Indian Whitefly species (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and their Natural Enemies Dr.K. Selvaraj
2 Climate change effect on the diversity and bioecology of some important sucking pests Dr. N. Bakthavatsalam 01/04/2014 31/03/2021
3 Documenting agriculturally important mites and establishing an authentic collection DR. P. Sreerama Kumar 01/04/2014 31/03/2021
4 Taxonomy and diversity of Indian Thysanoptera with special reference to Terebrantia Ms. R.R. Rachana 01/10/2015 31/03/2021
5 Characterization of viruses with special reference to Lepidoptera & Coleoptera Dr.G. Shivakumar 24/11/2015 31/03/2021
6 Diversity and predator-prey interactions in predatory mirids and geocorids Dr. Richa Varshney 01/01/2015 31/03/2021
7 Taxonomic studies on Indian Curculionidae (Coleoptera) with emphasis on Entiminae Dr. G. Mahendiran 01/07/2016 31/03/2021
8 Taxonomy, diversity and host-parasitoid association of Ichneumonoidea: Braconidae with special reference to Braconinae, Doryctinae & Microgastrinae DR. Ankita Gupta 09/05/2016 31/03/2021
9 Taxonomy of Indian spiders (Araneae) with reference to agro ecosystem Dr. M. Sampat Kumar 01/07/2016 21/03/2021
10 Taxonomy of Indian Trichogrammatidae (Chalcidoidea: Hymenoptera) and evaluation of potential species Dr. Navik Om Prakash 01/09/2016 31/03/2022
11 Studies on molecular and functional diversity of EPN-EPB-insect tritrophism and their utilization against soil pests DR. M. Nagesh 08/06/2016 31/03/2021
12 Habitat manipulation as a tool to conserve beneficial insects Dr. U. Amla 15/07/2016 31/03/2021
13 Studies on whiteflies and associated natural enemies for their management Dr. K. Selvaraj 19/09/2016 31/03/2021
14 Exploitation of endosymbionts of insect pests for pest management Dr Mahesh S. Yandigeri 01/04/2017 31/03/2021
15 Development of formulations of Beauveria bassiana, Metarhizium anisopliae and Leucanicillium spp. for the management of sucking pests in vegetable crops Dr A. Kandan 01/04/2017 31/03/2021