Dr Neeraj Shrivastava

Asst. Professor (Grade III)

Amity Institute of Microbial Technology
 
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.Sc(Chemistry, Zoology, Botany)-2003,Guru Ghasidas University, Chhattisgarh

    Post Graduation : M.Sc(Biotechnology)-2005,Guru Ghasidas University, Chhattisgarh

    Doctorate : Ph.D(Microbial Technology)-2010,Amity University

  • Experience

    25 Aug 2011 - Present
    Asst. Professor (Grade III),
    Amity Institute of Microbial Technology

    01 Feb 2011 - 31 Aug 2011
    Scientist (R&D),
    MRDTC, DK Floriculture Pvt. Ltd.,
    New Delhi

    01 Jun 2007 - 30 Sep 2007
    Junior Project Fellow,
    DESM, National Council of Education, Research & Technology,
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  • Current Courses Taught

    Advance Environmental Microbiology

    Bacteriology

    Introduction to Microbiology and Microbial Diversity

    Microbial Ecology

    Microbiological Analysis of Air and Water

    Plant - Microbe Interaction

  • Publications

    Induced Single Spore Germination in Ganoderma lucidum ,
    Mushroom Society of India

    Cultivated edible specialty mushrooms – Scope in India and EU countries ,
    INRA France

    Casing materials for the Agaricus bisporus cultivation in countries where peat is not available ,
    18th International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) Congress, Beijing, China

    Casing materials for the Agaricus bisporus cultivation in countries where peat is not available ,
    Proceedings of 18th International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) Congress, Beijing, China

    “Microbe-microbe and Microbe–plant Bio-communication” ,
    Springer-Verlag Germany

    “Cancer and Its Biology” ,
    IK International

    Mushrooms and Environmental Sustainability, In: Environmental Biotechnology ,
    LAP Lambert Publication, Germany

    Immuno-diagnosis of Some Autoimmune Diseases: An Overview ,
    LAP Lambert Publication, Germany

    Opportunities and Scope of Cultivated Edible Specialty Mushrooms in India ,
    Proceedings of 5th Indian Horticulture Congress 2012

    Chinese caterpillar mushroom Cordyceps sinensis: history, biology, collection, culture and medicinal use for cure of human diseases, In: Developments in Medicinal Mushroom Biology and Therapeutic Prop ,
    Daya Publishing House, India

    Diversity and bio-control aspects of rhizospheric fungal flora of healthy and diseased plants of Dalbergia sissoo in Central India ,
    PARIPEX - INDIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH

    Rhizospheric microbes: Potassium solubilization and crop productivity-Present and future aspects, ,
    Potassium Solubilizing Microorganisms , Springer Verlag Germany

  • Projects

    Value addition to plants of agricultural and horticultural importance by application of consortium (Arid Forest Research Institute, Jodhpur, Rajasthan)
    Project is funded by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India under SEED division's “Co-ordinated Programme for Arid and Semi-Arid Regions (ASAR)” by (Department of Science and Technology (DST))

  • Affiliations

    The Association of Microbiologists of India Since 01 Aug 2013

  • Activities

    Qualified Chhattisgarh State Eligibility Test - 2013 (CGSET - 2013) for Assistant professorship

    Awarded 'Chinese Government Scholarship' for the year of 2015-2016 to visit Zhejiang University, Hangzhou P.S. China under 'Senior Scholar' category (visiting Assistant Professor)

    Awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from CSIR-HRDG, India in 2009, under funded project scheme

    Qualified National Rural Talent Search Examination (NRTSE) - 1993 and availed scholarship upto higher secondary level from SCERT Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal

    Qualified Chhattisgarh State Eligibility Test - 2013 (CGSET - 2013) for Assistant professorship

  • Conferences attended

    National Mushroom Conference
    Organized By :Mushroom Society of India, at PAU, Ludhiana

    Innovation and Commercialization of Technologies in Life Sciences: Pathways from Ideas to Market
    Organized By :Amity Academic Staff College, AUUP

    ‘Interdisciplinary approach to Biosciences Research’
    Organized By :Amity Academic Staff College, AUUP, Noida UP

    training programme on Turnitin Plagiarism Software
    Organized By :Amity Academic Staff College

    A Workshop on Recent Advances in Biotechnology”
    Organized By :Indira Gandhi Agriculture University, Raipur

    Yeast Molecular Biology & Biochemical Analysis (YMBBA)
    Organized By :Institute For Molecular Science, Frankfurt University, Germany in association with Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat, HP

    Microbes in Health and Agriculture
    Organized By :Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

    National symposium on frontiers in modern biology
    Organized By :Dr Harisingh Gaur University, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh

    Indo-Italian Workshop on, ”Bacteria and Fungi for Environmental Sustainability”
    Organized By :Amity university

    AFRO-ASIAN Congress on “Microbes for Human and Environment Health – Micro-Biotech – 2014
    Organized By :Amity University

    Indo-Italian Workshop on, ”Food Technology and Cold Chain Management
    Organized By :Amity university

    Competing for Winning Research Projects
    Organized By :Amity university