NAME DR. AMIT SAHA
MOBILE NUMBER 9339115995
DATE OF BIRTH 1977-02-22
EMAIL ammico02@yahoo.co.in
RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

167 G RASH BEHARI AVENUE,KOLKATA-700019.

DESIGNATION DEPARTMENT EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor(Stage -III) Botany

M.Sc Ph.D.

14 YRS+
SPECIALIZATION

MICROBIOLOGY

AREA OF RESEARCH

MICROBIOLOGY, ETHNOBOTANY AND MEDICINAL PLANTS.

AREA OF INTEREST

MICROBIOLOGY, ETHNOBOTANY AND MEDICINAL PLANTS

PUBLICATIONS
  1. Antibacterial activity of some plants of the family Asteraceae. J. Botan Soc. Bengal 63:2009.(National)

 

  1. Efficacy of Vermicompost against fertilizers on Cicer and Pisum and on population diversity of N2 fixing bacteria. J. Environ. Biol.31, 2010. (National)
  2. Seasonal correlation of diseases and ethnomedicinal plants used by tribals of Asansol Subdivision (Burdwan District) of West Bengal, India. American Eurasian Journal of Sustainable Agriculture, 2012. (International)
  3. Use of medicinal plants by tribals of Asansol coalfield area (Burdwan District) of West Bengal. Journal of Botanical Society of Bengal, 2012. (National)
  4. Medicinal plants and traditional medicine in India. Biodiversity conservation: Fundamentals and Applications, 2012. (National)
  5. Ethnobotanical Survey of Asansol (Burdwan District), West Bengal, India. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 2014. (International)
  6. Ethnomedicinal plants used by tribals of Raniganj coalfield area of West Bengal. Indian Forester, 140 (11):1118-1122.2014. (National)
  7. Growth performances and hematological responses of a fresh water teleost (Labeo rohita, Hamilton) fingerlings fed with Jatropha curcas kernel meal. Science and Culture. 80(1-2)53-56. 2014.(National)
  8. Accepted for Publication-Impact of climate changes on Medicinal Plants.(National seminar proceedings)
  9. Ethnomedicinal plants used against skin diseases in Asansol Raniganj coalfield area of West Bengal, India. Indian Journal of Applied Research. Vol6(5).2016(International)  

  10. Ethnomedicinal plants used against dental disease in Asansol Raniganj coalfield area of West Bengal. Indian Forester,143(12): 1275-1279, 2017.(National)

  11. 12. Effect of Mining on the plants of Asansol Raniganj coalfield area of West Bengal. Asian Resonance, Vol 7 Issue 2(Supp. Issue), 126-129.2018. (International).

  12. Ethnobotanical study of plants used against gout and rheumatism in Asansol coalfild region of West Bengal.Periodic Research,Vol 7 issue 1,39-43.2018(International)
  13. Traditional Knowledge on ethnomedicinal plants used for curing leprosy in Raniganj coalfield area of West Bengal. Asian Resonance,Vol 7,Issue 1,40-44,2019.(international)
  14. Effect of environmental changes on medicinal plants:An important natural resource(book chapter)Name of the bk-The climate on the edge-A collection of evidences,impacts and trends. ISBN-978-81-939474-2-5(2018)
SEMINAR & SYMPOSIA

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No.

Title of the Paper Presented

Title of the Conference/ Seminar

Organized by

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2.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

 

4.

 

 

 

Effect of vermicompost on microbial population of soil

 

Efficacy of vermicompost in comparison to other fertilizers on the growth and other microbial and ecological parameters of Cicer sp. and Pisum sp.

 

 

 

Antibacterial activity of some plants of Compositae(Poster Presenation)

 

Medicinal plants and Traditional Medicine in India.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biodiversity: Threats and conservation through traditional and biotechnological approaches

 

14th West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress

 

 

 

15 th West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress

 

 

 

 

 

 

16th West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress

 

DumDum Motijheel College,Kolkata.

 

State

 

 

 

 

 

State

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

State

 

 

 

National

5.

Impact of climate changes on medicinal plants

Climate change and its impact on common people

A.M. College,Jhalda,

Purulia.

National

 

 

6.

 

Effect of  Environmental Changes on Medicinal Plants: An Important Natural Resource

 

 Climate Change: A Dagger in Disgiuse Affecting Biodiversity

 T.D.B.College,

Raniganj.

 

 

National

 

 

 7.

OVEREXPOITATION OF MEDICINAL PLANTS

URBAN BIODIVERSITY:DOCUMENTATION AND CONSERVATION

BETHUNE COLLEGE,KOLKATA

NATIONAL

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

A one year project on “Studies on Moderately Halophilic Eubacteria” at Microbiology Laboratory, University of Calcutta. (In partial fulfillment of M.sc Part II Examination)

Ph.D. in Botany (Science) awarded on 27.07.2015.

Sido- Kanhu Murmu University, Dumka, Jharkhand.

Title of the Thesis- ETHNOBOTANICAL ASPECTS, TAXONOMY AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF SOME IMPORTANT MEDICINAL PLANTS OF ASANSOL AND RANIGANJ COALFIELD AREA (BURDWAN DISTRICT) USED BY TRIBALS AND OTHER CASTE.

REFRESHERS & ORIENTATION COURSES

ORIENTATION COURSE- NOV 26-DEC 24,2008(UGC-HRDC,UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA)

REFRESHER  COURSES- 1. DEC 06-DEC 28,2010(UGC-HRDC,UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA)

2.DEC 08 -DEC 30,2015(UGC-HRDC,UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA)

SHORT TERM COURSE- 22.02.2018- 28.02.2018.(UGC-HRDC,UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA)

                                   06.10.2018-12.10.2018(UGC-HRDC,uNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA)

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

PRACTICES SAHAJ YOGA MEDITATION FOUNDED BY HER HOLINESS SHRI MATAJI NIRMALA DEVI.

ACHIEVEMENTS
  1. Awarded National Scholarship (1999-2000) in B.Sc Hons. Govt. of India.
  2. Selected for Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) Fellowship Test 2004 on the basis of merit lists of the joint CSIR-UGC Test for securing a place among the top 20% awardees in the subject- Life Sciences.
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