Prof. Amal Kanti Paul 

1."Exploration and characterization of chromium reductase producing bacteria from anthropogenic and geogenous sources" sponsored by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi (PI: Dr. A. K. Paul)

2."Diversity of metallophiles in eastern ghats: exploration and exploitation in metal prospecting and bioremediation" Sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi (PI: Dr A. K. Paul)

3."Investigating nickel resistance mechanism and biosorptive potential of Cupriavidus pauculus KPS 201 native to serpentines of Andaman" Funded by Department of Science Technology, New Delhi (PI: Dr. Arundhati Pal)

Prof. Nandadulal Paria                                                        

1. "Taxonomic studies of seedling characteristics and morphometric analysis of Phyllanthus complex" sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India

. 2. "Survey, inventorisation and assessment of medicinal values of some introduced/ rare medicinal plants and investigation on their biodiversity status in rural south West Bengal" sponsored by National Medicinal Plants Board, Department of AYUSH, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

3. "Appraisal of seedling morphology in relation to taxonomy of Indian Sapindaceae" sponsored by Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi

. 4. "Systematic potential of seed & seedling morphology of some Indian members of the Tubiflorae sensu Rendle, 1925" sponsored by University Grants Commission

Prof. Sumita Jha                                                            

1."Development of Chromosome Database for Plants" sponsored by Department of Biotechnology ,New Delhi (PI)

Prof. Swapan Kumar Datta                                   

1. DBT-COE/Programme support on "Translational Research on transgenic rice"(Rs. 402.90 Lakh over 5 years)

2. UGC-UPE project on "Jute Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology" (Rs 118.00 lakh over 5 years)

Prof. Bratati De                                   

"GLYCOSIDASE INHIBITORY PROPERTIES OF PLANT EXTRACTS" by sponsored by University Grants Commission

Prof. Anita Mukherjee                                                                          

1."Development of Chromosome Database for Plants" sponsored by Department of Biotechnology ,New Delhi (Co Investigator)

Prof. Subir Bera


1.Neogene - Quaternary phytostratigraphy of Arunachal Pradesh, Eastern Himalaya, India with palaeoenvironment and palaeogeographic considerations funded by DST, New Delhi.

2. Study of fossil epiphyllous fungi from the Siwalik sediments of Eastern Himalaya with special reference to palaeoecology and mycostratigraphy funded by UGC (New Delhi).


1. Quaternary climate and sea level changes in South China and Bengal Basin, India based on the mangrove data in collaboration with Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, P R CHINA (INSA-CAS exchange program)

2. Changing pattern of vegetation vis--vis climate in China and East India since Cenozoic in collaboration with Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, P R CHINA

Dr. Sandip Mukhopadhyay                  

1. UGC Major Research Project on "Chromosomal, molecular and chemical evaluations of different genotypes of Mucuna pruriens and manipulation of culture parameters during micropropagation to develop high yielding crop" April, 2007 [3 years].

Dr. Asok Kumar Biswas                                   

.1. "Influence of arsenic toxicity on growth and metabolism in rice (Oryza sativa L.)" sponsored by University Grants Commission

Dr. Krishnendu Acharya                                                                  

1)Study on the Biodiversity of Agaricales at Sikkim Himalaya (Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India, New Delhi)

2) Studies on pathogenesis related nitric oxide synthase in plants, its purification and characterization (Dept. of Science & Technology, New Delhi)

3) Studies on diversity and ecology of macrofungi in laterite zone of West Bengal (Dept. of West Bengal, Govt. of West Bengal) .

Dr. Ruma Pal                                                                       

1.Algal exploitation as aquaculture feed and Technology Transfer among Villagers (West Bengal State council of Science and technology)

2.Development of Low cost replicable and Installable pilot model filters for bioremediation of arsenic and other heavy metals(lead) from drinking water using cyanobacteria and green algae as bio-reagent (WB DST)

3.Studies on nutritional parameters of some local varieties of microalgae useful in feed formulation and dietetics in fish Aquaculture (UGC_UPE) .


Dr. Binay Chaubey (On lien)                                                                        

1.Mitochondrial dysfunction in response to HIV infection and antiretroviral drug treatment. Funded by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt of India, New Delhi.


Dr. Rita Kundu                                                                      

1."Identification of metallophytes with lead tolerance capability and the study of biochemical parameters therein" sponsored by University Grants Commission.