Dr Nagalaxmi M. Raman

Director & Head, AIIS /Professor

Amity Institute Of International Studies
 
  • Academic Area

    International Relations

    Political Science

  • Teaching Interests

    Political Science, Public Administration, Social Sciences, International Relations, Foreign Policy of India
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.Com(Commerce)-1988,University of Delhi

  • Experience

    07 Mar 2001 - Present
    Director & Head, AIIS /Professor,
    Amity Institute Of International Studies

    01 Aug 1996 - 07 Mar 2001
    Executive,
    GTP Overseas Pvt. Ltd.,
    Sector-2, Noida

    18 Oct 1993 - 01 Aug 1996
    Secretary,
    Pearl Engineering Polymers Ltd.,
    Naraina Industrial Area, New Delhi



  • Current Courses Taught

    Citizen and Administration

    Conference - II

    Globalisation and Changing Aspects of Administration

    Professional Ethics and Social Responsibility

    Professional Ethics and Social Responsibility for Sustainability

    Summer Internship

    Sustainable Development: Issues and Challenges

  • Research Interests

    Post Harvest Technology, Social Science, Cold Chain Management, E-learning, Rural Women Empowerment,
  • Publications

    Training manual on Post Harvest Technology, Processing and Cold Chain Management, ,
    Amity University

    E-learning programme on post harvest technology. ,
    Nong Lam University, Vietnam

    Evaluation of shelf life and different parameters under CoolBot cool room storage condition ,
    Indian Society of Horticultural Research and Development, Uttarakhand

    Low cost storage technology for small scale farmers ,
    Indian Council of Agricultural research

    E-learning Programme on Post Harvest Management of Fruits and Vegetables for Horticulture Professionals ,
    SHIATS University, Allahabad

    Post Harvest Handling and Value Addition in Fruits and Vegetables – Low Cost Technologies ,
    SHIATS University, Allahabad

    Coolbot Technology - A boon for Farmers and Retailers ,
    Amity University Uttar Pradesh

    Rural Women Entrepreneurship: Challenges and Opportunities ,
    DSPSR

    Economic Empowerment by Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables in Rural Sectors ,
    The American International Journal of Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

    “Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Developing Countries: Hands on Training on Horticultural Produce” ,
    Handbook on Emerging Trends in Scientific Research, PAK Publishing Group,

    Panchayat and Economic empowerment of rural women by hands on Training, ,
    The American International Journal of Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences,

    Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Developing Countries: Hands on Training on Horticultural Produce ,
    PAK Publishing Group

    Economic Empowerment by Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables in Rural Sectors ,
    The American International Journal of Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

    Post Harvest Management: An Approach to Support Economic Development of Rural Women in India” ,
    World Trade Centre

    Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Uttar Pradesh ,
    3rd Indian Social work Congress 2015

    Post Harvest Management: An Approach to Support Economic Development of Rural Women in India ,
    5th Global Economic Summit

    Effect of CoolBot cool room on Shelf-life of Cabbage and Cauliflower ,
    American International Journal of Research in Formal, Applied & Natural Sciences,

    Rural Women Empowerment: Horticulture to improve the livelihoods of communities ,
    International Society for Horticulture Science

    Low cost insulation for coolrooms using 'CoolBot' ,
    International Society for Horticulture Science

    CoolBot is Promising technology for farmers ,
    Indian Horticulture

    Evaluation of efficacy of Zero Energy Cool Chamber on Storage of Banana (Musa Paradisiaca) and tomato (Solanum Lycropersicum) in peak summer season ,
    Current Horticulture

    Role of Panchayati Raj in Socio-Economic Empowerment of Rural Women: A Study in Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr and Gautam Budhnagar ,
    Delhi, India : Indian Political Science Association

  • Projects

    “Identification of Appropriate Postharvest Technologies for Improving Market Access and Incomes for (World Food Logistics Organisation)
    Contributed in preparation and compilation of Commodity System Assessment Methodology reports for the Crops studied by Amity University: Mango, Litchi, Guava, Banana, Potato, Onion, Tomato, Peas, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Brinjal, Okra, Bottle gourd and Sponge gourd. by (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation )

    Cool Room and Cool Chain Transport for Small Scale Farmers(University California, Davis)
    visited site at Manesar 2-3 times and installed the software Pico technology for attaining the data/graph. The graph prepared and pics taken were well appreciated and placed in the final annual report of Coolbot project and presentations.by (HortCRSP-USAID )

    International Network on Preserving safety and nutrition of indigenous fruits and their derivative(Nil)
    six countries besides India are collaborators namely UK, France, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Cambodia and Vietnam.by (Leverhulme Trust of UK)

    To standardise the technique of preparing a fruit leather by blending two indigenous fruits viz bael(Nil)
    Mini Research Projectby (Leverhulme Trust of UK)

    Rural Bio-Resource Innovation-Application to uplift the Socio-Economic Status of Farmers and Entrepr(Nil)
    Conducted training programmes on different CFCs (GB Nagar, Ghaziabad and Manipur) and NGO-Buldandshahrby (Department of Biotechnology)

    Post harvest e-learning project(Nil)
    Provide training on E-learning of Post Harvest Technologyby (Post Harvest Education Foundation, USA)

    Development of product specific protocols for post-harvest technology and cold chain management(Nil)
    To quantify the postharvest losses at various level of post harvest handling of the produce under existing practises for selected crops and regions.by (National Centre for cold chain development (NCCD))

  • Affiliations

    Indian Institute of Public Administration Since 01 Jun 2012

  • Activities

    NagaLaxmi M. Raman, “E-learning programme on post harvest management of fruits and vegetables for Horticulture professionals.” National Seminar on Protected Cultivation of Horticultural Crops and Value Addition, Organized by Department of Horticulture Allahabad School of Agriculture, SHIATS, Allahabad (29-30 November, 2013). Got the 2nd position for the oral presentation

    NagaLaxmi M. Raman, (2014) “Rural Women Entrepreneurship: Challenges and Opportunities”. XV Annual International Seminar was organized on the Broad theme "Economy, Enterprise, and Employment” at Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India. The Seminar was organized by Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research (DSPSR), (January 3-4, 2014) Got the Best Paper Award for the Presentation.

    NagaLaxmi M Raman (2014) presented paper entitled “Economic empowerment of rural women in developing countries: Hands on training on Horticultural produce” in 2nd International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Scientific Research (ICETSR-2014), held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from November 1-2, 2014. Also Chaired a Technical Session.

  • Conferences attended

    Horticultural Cold Chain Management
    Organized By :AICPHT CCM

    Post Harvest Technology, Cold Chain Management and Food Safety Issues
    Organized By :Amity International Centre for Post Harvest Technology and Cold Chain Management

    India Cold Store Operations Course
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    ICE-2009
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    ICE-2010
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    Post Harvest Loss Assessment
    Organized By :ASTIF

    an E-learning programme on Post Harvest Technology for South Asia
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM and Amity E-learning Centre

    Global Post Harvest e-Learning for developing countries
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM and Amity E-learning Centre

    Post Harvest Technology, Cold Chain Management
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    E-learning programme on post harvest technology
    Organized By :University of Southampton

    Postharvest Management and Processing on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    Postharvest Management and Processing on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    Postharvest Management and Processing on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    MGNREGA and Gender Equity
    Organized By :Indian Institute of Public Administration

    Research Training Workshop on Facilitating uptake by SMEs of Research on New Processing Technologies
    Organized By :University of Peradeniya

    Postharvest Management and Processing on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
    Organized By :AICPHT&CCM

    Postharvest Management and Processing on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
    Organized By :AICPHT&CCM

    E-learning programme on post harvest management of fruits and vegetable for horticulture profession
    Organized By :SHIATS, Allahabad

    Rural Women Entrepreneurship : Challenges and Opportunities"
    Organized By :DSPSR

    South Asia Post Harvest E-learning concluding workshop on Post Harvest Technology & Cold Chain Manag
    Organized By :AICPHT&CCM

    National Seminar on Globalization and Social Development in India : Issue and Challenges
    Organized By :Indian Institute of Public Administration

    Rural Women Empowerment: Horticulture to Improve the Livelihoods of Communities
    Organized By :International Society for Horticulture Science

    “Economic empowerment of rural women in developing countries: Hands on training on Horticultural pro
    Organized By :the Asian Economic and Social Society, and Pak Publishing Group

    A Conference Towards Global Leadership in Banana Cultivation and Supply Chain’
    Organized By :Confederation of Indian Industry

    “Economic Empowerment by Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables in Rural Sectors”
    Organized By :Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research

    National Conference on Cold Chain
    Organized By :PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry

    Building Clean Cold Chains to Double Farmer's Income Sustainably
    Organized By :University of Birmingham and NCCD

    Research & Innovation Opportunities in Europe
    Organized By :Euraxess Links India

    Logistics And Supply Chain Summit
    Organized By :PHD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

    INDIAPACK-2017
    Organized By :Indian Institute of Packaging

    European Research Council 10th Anniversary
    Organized By :European Union Council

  • Scholary Activities

    ICE-2009
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

    ICE-2010
    Organized By :AICPHT & CCM

  • Short Description

    (i) Plan, design and conduct post-entry foundational specialized training /workshop programs and project proposal (ii) Assess the training needs at various levels in the related field organizations and organize training programs to meet these needs; (iii) Create and foster among the participants a positive and innovative outlook to work, and a sense of fraternity and team-spirit; (iv) Conduct Training programs, design the training courses and prepare training materials; and (v) To produce monographs and other training literature/ material, (including audio-visual aids) relevant to the training courses designed and conducted by the Institute (vi) Designing brochures, website plan, design and conduct post-entry foundational specialized training /workshop programs and project proposal (vii) Preparing a detailed budget, maintaining and monitoring the timely implementation of the activities according the timeline submitted under the project. (viii) Maintaining and submission of the In