Sarat Chandra Sinha College of Agriculture > Plant breeding & genetics > Faculty > Profile > Dr. Padminee Das

General Information
Faculty Name Dr. Padminee Das
Gender Female
AAU Service Information
Date of joining in AAU service 03-03-2016 (dd-mm-yyyy)
College Sarat Chandra Sinha College of Agriculture
Department Plant Breeding & Genetics
Designation Assistant Professor
Other Charge(s) Holding Warden of Girls' Hostel, SCS College of Agriculture and In-charge Teacher, College Library, SCSCA
Official e-mail padminee.das[at]aau.ac.in
Educational Qualification
Degree Institution/University Year Specialization/Area of reasearch
BSc (Ag) Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat, Assam 2005 -
MSc (Ag) Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia, West Bengal 2007 Genetics
PhD Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia, West Bengal 2012 Genetics and Molecular Biology
Employment History
Position Institution/University Place From To
Plant Variety Examiner, PPV & FRA, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India, Branch Office at Khanapara, Guwahati-22 PPV & FRA, Guwahati Branch Guwahati, Assam 24-04-2011 16-04-2012
Senior Technical Officer, PPV & FRA, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India, Branch Office at Ranchi, Jharkhand PPV & FRA, Ranchi Branch, Jharkhand Jharkhand 20-04-2012 18-01-2013
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics Sarat Chandra Singha College of Agriculture, Assam Agricultural University, Rangamati, Dhubri Dhubri, Assam 03-03-2016 30-06-2020
Assistant Professor (Stage 2), Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics Sarat Chandra Singha College of Agriculture, AAU, Rangamati, Dhubri Dhubri, Assam 01-07-2020 Till date
Achievements
# Achievement Description
1 Worked as Senior Research fellow under the NAIP-ICAR Project entitled "Molecular tools for exploitation of heterosis, yield and oil quality in sesame" funded by World Bank.
2 Participated and presented and published abstracts in 4 International and 6 National Conference and Seminars during PhD course.
3 Submitted 82 clones/ nucleotide sequences of sesame crop containing SSR (Simple Sequence Repeat) regions to European Molecular Biological Library (EMBL), UK in 2012 as a part of research work during PhD and they accepted and got the Accession numbers against the sequences.
4 Attended and successfully completed the Training on Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights Act,2001 in PPV & FRA Head Office, NASC Complex, New Delhi from 16-01-2012 to 25-01-2012
5 Participated as a member of Organizing Committee of National Level Online Training Program on “Statistical Data Analysis using R- Software” (January 4th – January 11th, 2021) organized by Department of Agril. Statistics, SCSCA, AAU, Dhubri under NAHEP in collaboration with NIELIT
6 Participated as a member of Organizing Committee of National Level Seminar on "Doubling Farmers' Income in Assam by 2022" on 24-03-2018 Organized by SCS College of Agriculture, AAU, Rangamati, Dhubri, Assam
Membership
Society Name Membership Type Year
Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding Life Member -
Indian Society of Plant Genetic Resources Life Member -
Publications
Research Articles

Das, P. and Bandyopadhyay, S.K.(2011). Nodulation study in some varieties of French bean crop (Phaseolus vulgaris L.).. Biological Forum- An international Journal., 3(1): 61-66, DOI:3(1)

Sarkar, S.; Ghosh, S.; Chatterjee, M.; Das, P.; Lahiri, T.; Maji, A.; Mondal, N.; Pradhan, K.K. and Bhattacharya, S.(2011). Molecular markers linked with bruchid resistance in Vigna radiata var. Sublobata and their validation.. J. Plant Biochem, Biotechnol., 20(13562): 155-160, DOI:DOI 10.1007

Sarkar, S.; Yelne, R.; Chatterjee, M.; Das, P.; Debnath, S.; Chakraborty, A.; Mondal, N.; Bhattacharya, K. and Bhattacharya, S.(2011). Screening for phosphorus (P) tolerance and validation of Pup-1 linked markers in indica rice.. Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding, 71(3): 209-213, DOI:71(3)

Book Chapter

Das, P.(2022). Organic Plant Breeding for Crop Improvement. in : Role of Insects in Organic Farming, Rajkumari, P.; Kalita, R.; Singha, A.; (Eds), Vital Biotech Publication,Kota, Rajasthan, pp 204-215, ISBN:978-93-92953-17-0.

Conference Paper

Das, P.; Ghosh, S. and Bhattacharyya, S.(2018). Diversity analysis of advance lines of sesame crop for developing new varietiesDoubling Farmers' income in Assam by 2022SCS College of Agriculture, AAU, Rangamati, Dhubri,Mar, 24 - 24,SCS College of Agriculture, AAU, Rangamati, Dhubri,SCSCA, AAU, Dhubri, Assam, Vol. 0(0), 0 - 0.

Web Article

Raj, A. and Das, P.(2022).Contract Farming: The future farmingCurr.Agri.Tren.:e- Newsletter cum e-Magazine (2022) 1(3), 8-10 ISSN (E) ; 2583-1933, Article ID: 112 browsed on Mar, 29

Das, P.(2022).Plant Genetic Resources and its conservation for crop improvementAgrospheres e- Newsletter cum e-Magazine., (2022) 3(3), 12-15 ISSN (E) ; 2582-7022, Article ID: 357 browsed on Mar, 23