Dr. Sudarshan Maurya, Principal Scientist
Field of Specialisation: Mycology and Plant Pathology
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M.Sc: M.Sc. (Ag) in Mycol. and Plant Pathology
PhD: Ph.D.(Ag) in Mycology and Plant Pathology
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Joining date in ICAR : 
2011-08-05 00:00:00

Publications (Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating above 6.0 with first or corresponding author only):
  1. Maurya S., R Singh, DP Singh, HB Singh, JS Srivastava, UP Singh. 2007. Phenolic compounds of Sorghum vulgare in response to Sclerotium rolfsii infection. Journal of Plant Interactions 2 (1), 25-29.

  2. Maurya S.,  JS Srivastava, RN Jha, VB Pandey, UP Singh, 2002. Efficacy of alkaloid (−)-corypalmine against spore germination of some fungi. Folia microbiologica 47 (3), 287-290.

  3. Maurya S., SK Naik, JS Choudhary, S Kumar, 2019. Heavy metals scavenging potential of Trichoderma asperellum and Hypocrea nigricans isolated from acid soil of Jharkhand. Indian journal of microbiology 59 (1), 27-38.

  4. Maurya S., UP Singh, DP Singh, KP Singh, JS Srivastava, 2005. Secondary metabolites of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) and their role in pathogenesis after infection by Sclerotium rolfsii. Zeitschrift für Pflanzenkrankheiten und Pflanzenschutz/Journal of Plant disease and Protection. 118-123. 

  5. Mishra,RPN, RK Singh, HK Jaiswal, V Kumar, S Maurya 2006. Rhizobium-mediated induction of phenolics and plant growth promotion in rice (Oryza sativa L.). Current microbiology 52 (5), 383-389.

  6. Singh UP., DP Singh, M Singh, S Maurya, JS Srivastava, RB Singh, 2004. Characterization of phenolic compounds in some Indian mango cultivars. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition 55 (2), 163-169.


  7. Naaz N, JS Choudhary, CS Prabhakar, S Maurya, 2016. Identification and evaluation of cultivable gut bacteria associated with peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata (Diptera: Tephritidae). Phytoparasitica 44 (2), 165-176.

  8. Singh NV, S Azmi, S Maurya, UP Singh, RN Jha, VB Pandey, 2003. Two plant alkaloids isolated fromCorydalis longipes as potential antifungal agents. Folia microbiologica 48 (5), 605-609.

  9. Choudhary JS, CS Prabhakar, S Maurya, R Kumar, B Das, S Kumar, 2012. New report of Hirsutella sp. infecting mango hopper Idioscopus clypealis from Chotanagpur Plateau, India. Phytoparasitica 40 (3), 243-245. 


  10. Singh R, S Maurya, RS Upadhyay, 2016. The improvement of competitive saprophytic capabilities of Trichoderma species through the use of chemical mutagens. Brazilian journal of microbiology 47, 10-17.

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