Internally Funded Projects

Sl.No Name of the Project PI Start date End Date
1 Mass culturing and utilization of stingless bee Tetragonula iridipennis Smith (Hymenoptera: Apidae) for pollination of selected crops Dr. U. Amla 01/10/2020 31/03/2024
2 Development of mass production protocols of selected insects of industrial importance Dr. U. Amla 01/10/2020 31/03/2024
3 Biological Characterization of agriculturally impotant insects through DNA barcodes Dr. T. Venkatesan 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
4 Ecological studies on the establishment and management of invasive insects fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda and cassava mealybug, Phenacoccus manihoti in India Dr. A. N. Shylesha 01/01/2020 31/03/2023
5 Taxonomic studies on Tephritoidea (Diptera) of India with special reference to Tephritidae, Platystomatidae, Ulidiidae and Pyrgotidae Dr.David, K.J. 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
6 Molecular Characterization of economically important plant bugs and their diversity Dr. K. Srinivasa Murthy 01/04/2020 31/03/2024
7 Taxonomy of Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of India with special reference to Pentatomidae and Tessaratomidae Dr. Salini S 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
8 Investigation on interactions between the entomopathogenic fungi and natural enemies Dr. Richa Varshnavi 01/10/2020 31/03/2024
9 Studies on black soldier fly and associated microorganisms for their utilization Dr. Mahesh S Yandigeri 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
10 Identification and molecular characterization of Indian tachnids DR. Ramya, R.S. 01/04/2020 31/03/2023
11 New project proposal: Studies on development of suitable formulation for entomopathogenic fungi and plant growth promoting bacteria for the management of major lepidopteran and coleopteran pests Dr. A. Kandan 01/02/2020 31/03/2025
12 Exploiting the olfactory cues for management of key stored product pests Dr. K. Subaharan 01/04/2019 31/03/2022
13 Characterization and diversity of Megachilidae DR. Veeresh Kumar 01/04/2019 31/03/2024
14 Population genetic diversity in selected insect borer of economic importance Dr. M. Mohan 01/04/2018 31/03/2022
15 Digitization of type specimens and cataloguing of voucher specimens in ICAR-NBAIR reference collections Dr. Ankita Gupta 01/04/2018 31/03/2023