Research Projects

Research Scholars

Up coming project



  1. “Technology Development of rhizobacteria, Bacillus sp. strain A1Z and Pseudomonas putida strain W45”. (NASI Fellow)

PI: Prof. B N Johri


1.      “Root nodule bacterial inoculants for enhanced yield of medicinal legumes”- DST, New Delhi (Women Scientist Scheme WOS-A) (2011 - 2014)

PI: Mrs. Nidhi Gujar, Mentor:  Dr. Anil Prakash


2.      “Genomic diversity at microsatellite loci in tribes of state of Madhya Pradesh, India”- DST, New Delhi (Women Scientist Scheme WOS-A).  (2009 - 2013)

PI: Dr. Anshumala Chaturvedi , Mentor:  Dr. Anil Prakash


3.      Project Name:  “Antagonistic rhizobacteria of soybean-wheat Cropping system” - MPCST, Bhopal. (2008 – 2013)

PI: Prof. B.N. Johri


4.      “AM fungal based biofertilizer formulation for tea plantation of colder regions”- DST, New Delhi (Women Scientist Scheme WOS-B). (2008 - 2012)

PI: Dr. Shipra Singh


5.      “Inventorizing medicinal & aromatic plants resources of Madhya Pradesh”-NMPB, New Delhi. (2005 - 2011)

PI: Dr. Anil Prakash


6.      “Secondary metabolites from fluorescent pseudomonads and other rhizobacteria”-GBF, Germany and DBT, New Delhi. (2007 - 2009)

PI: Prof. B.N. Johri, Co-PI: Dr. Anil Prakash



7.      PGPR operative ISR in soybean (Glycine max L)”- DST, New Delhi (Fast Track Young Scientist Scheme). (2006 - 2009)

PI: Dr. Devendra Kumar Choudhary, Mentor: Dr. Anil Prakash (SURRENDERED)


8.      “Diversity and ecology of bacilli in soybean rhizosphere and phyllosphere”- CSIR, New Delhi. (2005 -2008)

PI: Prof. B.N. Johri


9.      “Rhizobacterial Inoculants for low input wheat-based cropping systems”- SDC, Switzerland and DBT, New Delhi. (2005 - 2007)

PI: Prof. B.N. Johri, Co-PI: Dr. Anil Prakash




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