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  • Prof Kusum Arunachalam

  • Professor and Head
  • Doon University
Publications 1996 - 2021

Publications

  • 77
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Book
  • 1
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 2
    Review
  • 1
    Letter
  • 8
    Projects
  • 1
  • 1
  • 13

Citations / H-Index

750 Citations
14 h-index
262 Citations

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Expertise

Environmental Sciences

Forestry, Soil Microbial Ecology, Biodiversity

Personal Information

Prof Kusum Arunachalam

Female
School of Environment & Natural Resources Doon University, Mothorowala Rd, Doon University Campus, Kedarpur
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India - 248001


Experience

  • Professor and Head

    School of Environment and Natural Resources

    Doon University

  • Vice Chancellor (Officiating)

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    Doon University Dehradun

  • Dean of Science

    Environment Science & Natural Resources

    Doon University Dehradun

  • Dean Academic

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    Doon University Dehradun

  • Professor and Head

    Environment & Natural Resources

    Doon University

  • Associate Professor

    Environment & Natural Resources

    Doon University Dehradun

  • Assistant Professor

    Environment & Natural Resources

    Doon University Dehradun

  • Reader

    Foestry

    North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology

  • Lecturer - Senior Scale

    Forestry

    North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology

  • Lecturer

    Forestry

    North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology


Qualification

  • Post-Doc

    Albert-Luidwig University Frieburg

  • PhD

    North-Eastern Hill University

  • M.Sc

    North Eastern Hill University


Honours and Awards

2020

Women Scientist Award

Th Society f Science of Climate Change & Sustainable Development

2019

Fellow

Internationale society of Environmental Botanist

2018

- Fellow

- Fellow of National Institute of Ecology, Jaipur, India

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2020

Women Scientist Award

Th Society f Science of Climate Change & Sustainable Development

2019

Fellow

Internationale society of Environmental Botanist

2018

- Fellow

- Fellow of National Institute of Ecology, Jaipur, India

2018

Women Bio-scientist Award

Academy of Plant Sciences of India

2017

Best Women-Bio scientist Award

Pearl Foundation for Educational Excellence

2014

- Fellow

- National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi

2014

Fellow

Academy of Forest & Environmental Sciences

2011

Fellow

International Society of Tropical Ecology

2007

Commonwealth Youth Silver award

Commonwealth Secretariat for South Asia, Chandigarh

2005

Young Women Bioscientist Award

Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India

2003

BOYSCAST Fellowship

Department of Science & Technology (DST)

1997

Young Scientist

Department of Science & Technology (DST)

1996

Research Associate

Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi

1990

National Merit Scholarship

North Eastern Council

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2021

Study on Chronic disturbances in Oak forest ecosystems in Himalayas

Anvita Pandey, Doon University

2020

Decoding the communication strategy of Chipko Movement in Uttarakhand Himalaya.

Rashi Mishra, Doon University

2019

Ecophysiological studies on Perilla frutiscence from Garhwal Himalaya.

Swanti Sharma, Doon University

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2021

Study on Chronic disturbances in Oak forest ecosystems in Himalayas

Anvita Pandey, Doon University

2020

Decoding the communication strategy of Chipko Movement in Uttarakhand Himalaya.

Rashi Mishra, Doon University

2019

Ecophysiological studies on Perilla frutiscence from Garhwal Himalaya.

Swanti Sharma, Doon University

2019

Plant functional trait analysis in Temerate forest ecosytem in himqalayas.

Monika Rawat, Doon University

2018

Soil Carbon sequestration potential of Agroecosystems in North West Himalayas

Prachi Nautiyal, Doon University

2018

Soil properties and microbial activities in Bhagwanpur industrial area, Haridwar.

Priya Pokhriya, Doon University

2009

Studies on plant residue quality and compost application on soil nutrient dynamics and crop production in selected agricultural systems in the foothills of Arunachal Pradesh.

Popiha Bordoloi, Assam University

2008

Decomposition Dynamics of Bamboo Residues at Lower and Upper Altitudes in Arunachal Pradesh

Kalidas Upadhyay, Arunachal University

2007

Biomass and Nutrient Dynamics of Crop Residues in Rehabilitated Jhum lands in Arunachal Pradesh

Samiran Roy, Assam University

2005

Microbial biomass and nutrient (N & P) mineralization in areca nut based traditional agroforestry systems

Sumpum Tanjang, Arunachal University

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2012

The Society for Science of Climate Change & Sustainable Development, New Delhi.

Life Member

2003

Indian Society of Soil Biology and Ecology, Bangalore.

Life Member

2002

Indian Society of Tropical Forestry, Jabalpur

Life Member

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2012

The Society for Science of Climate Change & Sustainable Development, New Delhi.

Life Member

2003

Indian Society of Soil Biology and Ecology, Bangalore.

Life Member

2002

Indian Society of Tropical Forestry, Jabalpur

Life Member

2002

International Society of Environmental Botanists, Lucknow

Life Member

2001

Indian Society of Soil and Water Conservation, Dehra Dun

Life Member

2001

National Institute of Ecology, New Delhi

Life Member

2000

International Society of Environmental Botanists, Lucknow

Life Member

1999

Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata

Life Member

1998

, Bamboo Society of India, Bangalore

Life Member

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Research Projects

Documentation of traditional knowledge system of Jad Bhotiyas in Uttarkashi District of Garhwal himalaya

Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi

National Mission on Himalayan Fellowship Project.Sponsored by Ministry of Environment & Forest & Climate Change

Funding Agency : MoEF&CC

Stydy on Ecosystem services in Agroforestry systems in Garhwal Himalaya

Funding Agency : GB Pant Institute

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Documentation of traditional knowledge system of Jad Bhotiyas in Uttarkashi District of Garhwal himalaya

Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi

National Mission on Himalayan Fellowship Project.Sponsored by Ministry of Environment & Forest & Climate Change

Funding Agency : MoEF&CC

Stydy on Ecosystem services in Agroforestry systems in Garhwal Himalaya

Funding Agency : GB Pant Institute

Community driven Climate Resilient hill agriculture in Village Ecosystems of North West Himalayas

Funding Agency : ICAR

Crop residue management for carbon sequestration and soil nutrient enrichment in Garhwal Himalayas

Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi

Studies on ecosystem productivity and nutrient cycling in wetlands in the foothills of Indian eastern Himalayas

Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi

Studies on wetland ecology in relation to human livelihoods in Burhachapori forest reserve in the south bank of Brahmaputra river basin in Assam

Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi

Evaluation of site specificity of bamboos in eco-restoration of degraded lowland forests of Arunachal Pradesh'

Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi

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