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  • Dr K Kumaran

  • Professor
  • Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Publications 1991 - 2023

Publications

  • 60
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Book Chapter
  • 3
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 2
    Incollection
  • 1
    Phdthesis
  • 1
    Other
  • 4
    Projects
  • 1
  • 1

Citations / H-Index

10 Citations
2 h-index
12 Citations

Google Scholar

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Expertise

Twenty six years of teaching experience and thirty one years of research experience in Forestry; Areas of expertise in Forest Biology, Forest Genetics, Tree Improvement, Tree Borne Oilseeds, Neem, and Natural Dyes

Personal Information

Dr K Kumaran

Male
Forest Biology and Tree Improvement Forest College and Research Institute, Mettupalayam
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India - 641301


Experience

  • Professor

    Department of Forestry

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

  • Professor

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

  • Associate Professor

    Department of Forestry

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

  • Assistant Professor

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

  • MSc

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

  • BSc

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University


Honours and Awards

2000

Jawaharlal Nehru Award for Outstanding Post Graduate Agricultural Research in Forestry

ICAR

1998

Canara Bank 90 Years of Extra-ordinary Banking Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis in Forestry

TNAU

1992

Dr.S.Krishnamurthy Award for the Best Student in M.Sc. (Forestry)

TNAU

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2000

Jawaharlal Nehru Award for Outstanding Post Graduate Agricultural Research in Forestry

ICAR

1998

Canara Bank 90 Years of Extra-ordinary Banking Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis in Forestry

TNAU

1992

Dr.S.Krishnamurthy Award for the Best Student in M.Sc. (Forestry)

TNAU

1990

Professor G.Rangaswamiā€™s Prize for the Best Student in B.Sc. (Forestry)

TNAU

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2019

Screening of Eucalyptus clones for extraction, characterization and industrial application of bark dye

Gajendra, C.V, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2019

Genetic improvement of neem (Azadirachta indica) for increased seed yield, oil and azadirachtin contents

Prabaharan, P, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2015

Investigation on the Performance, Chemical Characterization and Industrial Applicability of Bixa orellena (L.)

Priyanka, V, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

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2019

Screening of Eucalyptus clones for extraction, characterization and industrial application of bark dye

Gajendra, C.V, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2019

Genetic improvement of neem (Azadirachta indica) for increased seed yield, oil and azadirachtin contents

Prabaharan, P, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2015

Investigation on the Performance, Chemical Characterization and Industrial Applicability of Bixa orellena (L.)

Priyanka, V, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2012

Studies on Genetic Diversity and Molecular characterization of Bixa orellana

Kiruba, M. , Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2009

Screening, propagation and characterization of Annatto (Bixa orellana.L) using biometric traits

Kala, S. , Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

2008

Seed management studies in Simarouba glauca

Nesamni, K. , Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2020

Academic Council, TNAU, Coimbatore

Member

2016

Academic Council of FCRI, Telangana

Member

2020

Academic Council, TNAU, Coimbatore

Member

2016

Academic Council of FCRI, Telangana

Member

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Research Projects

Screening neem genetic resources for higher azadirachtin, establishment of field gene bank and industrial plantations

Funding Agency : Coromandel International Ltd

Promotion, Commercialization, Post Harvest Processing and Industrial Application of Annatto (Bixa orallana L.) as a Source of Natural Dye

Funding Agency : TN - SPC - TANII

Popularization of Annatto (Bixa orellana L.) for Natural Edible Dye in Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : GoI - NADP

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Screening neem genetic resources for higher azadirachtin, establishment of field gene bank and industrial plantations

Funding Agency : Coromandel International Ltd

Promotion, Commercialization, Post Harvest Processing and Industrial Application of Annatto (Bixa orallana L.) as a Source of Natural Dye

Funding Agency : TN - SPC - TANII

Popularization of Annatto (Bixa orellana L.) for Natural Edible Dye in Tamil Nadu

Funding Agency : GoI - NADP

Screening and Evaluation of Genetic Diversity of Bixa orellana in terms of Bixin Content

Funding Agency : GoI - DST

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