In-house Projects

Last Updated: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

 

ICAR -INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MAIZE RESEARCH

PAU Campus, Ludhiana-141004

A. Institute Research Projects

S. No.

Project Code

Title of the project

P.I.

Co-P.I.s

Duration

Start

End

Plant Breeding

1

AR:DMR:12:06

Genetic enhancement of early maturing maize

Dr. Vinay Mahajan

Dr. Meena Shekhar

Dr. J.C. Sekher

April 2012

March 2017

2

AR:DMR: 12:07 

 

Development and enhancement of Quality Protein Maize Germ plasm

Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Dr. Dharam Paul

Dr. N. Sunil

May 2012

April 2017

3

AR:DMR:14:04

 

Development of maize hybrids for eastern India

Dr. S.B. Singh

Dr. N. Sunil

Oct.2014

Sept.2019

4

AR:DMR:14:05

 

Breeding for tolerance to abiotic  stress in maize

Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Dr. Ishwar Singh

Dr.  G.K. Chikkappa

Dr. Bhupender Kumar

Aug 2014

July 2019

5

AR:DMR:14:01

 

Characterization and diversification of maize germplasm

Dr.  G.K. Chikkappa

Dr. Bhupender Kumar

Dr.  Vinay Mahajan

Dr. K. S. Hooda

Mr. Vishal Singh

Dr. S.B. Singh

Dr. N. Sunil

June 2014

May 2019

6

AR:DMR:14:02

Genetic enhancement of maize for starch, oil, methionine and pro-vitamin A”

Mr. Vishal Singh

Dr. Dharam Paul

 

Aug.2014

July 2019

7

AR:DMR: 14:03

 

Development of high yielding maize hybrids for different ecologies

Dr. Bhupender Kumar

Dr. Chikkakpa G.K.

Mr. Vishal Singh

Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Dr. S.B. Singh

Dr. K.S.Hooda

June 2014

May 2019

8.

AR:IIMR:16:03

Decision Support System of Maize Inbred Germplam

Dr. N.Sunil

Dr.K.P.Singh

April 2016

April 2020

Plant Pathology

9

AR:IIMR:16:01

Development of IDM strategy for major diseases of maize with available effective tools

Dr. K.S. Hooda

 

Dr. Amrender Kumar

 

April 2016

 

Mach 2021

 

 

10

AR:DMR:12:12

 

Studies of host-Pathogen interaction between M. phaseolina & F. moniliforme (stalk rot pathogens) in maize and Identification of sources of resistance

Dr. Meena Shekhar

 

 

Jan.2013

Dec.2018

Agricultural  Entomology

11

AR:DMR:14:07

 

Development of management tools for maize pests

Dr. Subey S.B.

 

Dr. P. Lakshmi        Soujanya

Dr, Amrender Kumar

January 2014

Dec. 2019

12

AR:DMR:12:01

 

Identification of

Multiple Borer Resistant Genotypes  in Maize

Dr. J.C. Sekhar

Dr. P. Lakshmi        Soujanya

Dr. N. Sunil

June 2012

May 2017

13

AR:DMR:12:02

 

Management  of Sitophilus  oryzae  (L) and Sitotroga cerealella (Oliv) infesting stored maize through Host Plant resistance and Plant origin pesticides”

Dr. P. Lakshmi Soujanya

 

Dr.  J.C. Sekhar

 

June 2012

April 2017

Agronomy

14

AR:DMR:12:03

 

Site specific nutrient management in maize based cropping system

Dr. Aditya Kumar Singh

 

Dr.  S.L. Jat

 

June 2012

June 2017

15

AR:DMR:12:04

 

Nitrogen Management under Conservation Agriculture in Maize Based Cropping System

Dr.  S.L. Jat

 

Dr.  A. K Singh

 

June 2012

June 2017

Plant Physiology

16

AR:DMR:14:06

 

Physilogical and molecular basis of heat tolerance in maize

Dr. Ishwar Singh

 

 

Ms. Avni

 

Oct. 2014

Sept. 2017

Agriculural Biochemistry

17

AR:DMR:12:05

 

Biochemical Characterization of Normal and Speciality Corn Germplasm

Dr.  Dharam Paul

 

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April 2012

March 2017

Agricultural Biotechnology

18

AR:DMR:12:10

 

Cloning and characterization of abiotic stress regulated genetic elements from maize

Dr. Krishan Kumar

 

Dr.Ishwar Singh\

Ms. Avni

Sept.2012

Sept.2017

19

AR:IIMR:16:02

Development of banded leaf and sheath blight resistant transgenic maize

Dr.Krishan Kumar

Mr. Praveen Bagaria

Dr. Deepak S.Bisht

July 2016

June 2021

20

AR:IIMR:16:04

Development of assay for testing protein quality in maize

Dr. Alla Singh

 

Sept. 2016

Aug 2019


 


                                                ICAR – INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MAIZE RESEARCH

                                                                         PAU Campus, Ludhiana-141004

                                                                          B. Externally Funded Projects (on-going)

S. No.

Funding agency

Title of the Project

From

To

P.I./Mentor

1.

ICAR-ITMU

Institute Technology Management Unit

1st April 2007

31st March 2017

Dr. Ishwar Singh

2.

ICAR

Mega seed project

1st April 2007

31st March 2017

Dr. S.B.Singh

3.

PPV&FRA

Strengthening DUS test centres  for effective implementation of PVP legislation

1st April 2008

31st March 2017

Dr. Chikappa G. Karjagi

4

ICAR- Network Project

Development of Maize Transgenic for Stem Borer Resistance

1st April 2012

31st March 2017

Dr. S.B. Suby

5

ICAR- Network Project

Functional genomics of drought tolerance in maize

1st April 2012

31st March 2017

Dr. Ishwar Singh

6

ICAR-CRP

Consortia for Research Platform (CRP) in Biofortiification in selected crops or nutritional security

1st April 2014

31st March 2017

Dr. Bhupender Kumar

7

ICAR -CRP

CRP on Maize Agro-biodiversity

28th April 2014

31st March 2017

Dr.Chikappa G. Karjagi

8

ICAR-CRP

National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA)

12th Feb 2015

31st March 2017

Dr. A.K. Singh

9

ICAR-EMF

Genetic Enhancement for low moisture stress tolerance in Maize

1st April 2015

31st March 2017

Dr. Bhupender Kumar

10

ICAR-CRP

Incentivizing Research in Agriculture (BNF)

2nd May 2015

31st March 2017

Dr. Ishwar Singh

11

ICAR-CRP

Molecular breeding for improvement of tolerance to biotic and abiotic stresses, yield and quality traits in crops

18th May 2015

31st March 2017

Dr.Chikappa G. Karjagi

12

DST-WOSA

Study of host pathogen interactions as affected by extra chromosal factors dsRNA and DNA Plasmids in Rhizoetonia sp”

28th May 2014

27th May 2017

Dr. Vimla Singh

13

ICAR-NASF

Genetic Transformation and Development of Elite Transgenic Maize (Zea mays L.) for Biotic and Abiotic Stresses.

1st July 2015

31st March 2018

Dr. Krishan Kumar