Tamil Nadu


Schools & College selected for Foldscope Project

 

A Schools

 

Name of the PI Name of the Institute City State Email Address Contact No. Project Title Total Fund Sanctioned
(Rs.)
 Total Fund Released
(Rs.) 
V.Sangeetha Municipal High School  Chennai Tamil Nadu ambmunihs10@gmail.com 9884760940 Teaching 400000           3,00,000.00
S. Raghupathy Ramakrishna Mission  Chennai Tamil Nadu raghurkmshome@gmail.com 9894394040 BACTERIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF WATER 400000           3,00,000.00
S. Nagalakshmi Srkm Vivekananda Centenary Girls, Hr. Sec. Sechool Chennai Tamil Nadu sonagalakshmi@gmail.com 99447 69724 Teaching and Research 400000           3,00,000.00
Karthik Narayanan Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Educare,  Chennai  Tamil Nadu skarthiknarayan@gmail.com 9884088614 Teaching 400000           3,00,000.00
D.Uthra Dwaraka Doss Goverdhan Doss Vaishnav College Chennai Tamil Nadu   Tamil Nadu uthra_13@yahoo.com 9566131966/ 04428116755 Teaching and Research 400000           3,00,000.00
R. Jeevajothi Sri GovindarajaAieded Primary School Cuddalore Tamil Nadu pazhasee@gmail.com 0 Personal Hygiene through the demonstration of Germs Science 400000           4,00,000.00
Meenakshi Umesh Puvidham Learning Centre  Dharmapuri  Tamil Nadu puvidham@gmail.com 9585759184/ 8072971188 We wish to use foldscope predominantly for education and creating an awareness of micro-world. 400000           3,48,233.00
R. Vidhya Government Higher Secondary School  Kanchipuram   Tamil Nadu saividhyaf07@gmail.com 8056101879 Teaching 400000           3,00,000.00
S.Rajkumar Indira Gandhi Government High School Katterikuppam  Tamil Nadu rajkumarpavitra@yahoo.com 9994203828 TO VISUALIZE THE MICROLIFE FORMS OF FAUNA & FLORA AROUND US 400000           3,96,063.00
Dr. A. Santha Media Research Forum  Madurai Tamil Nadu mediaresearchforum@gmail.com, profsantha@yahoo.co.in 9786294544 Foldscope as a Pedagogical and Research Tool in Pathogenic Microbial
Literacy among School children for Effective Vector control of Dengue through
Community Awareness and Participation – A Study in Rural Schools of Madurai District in
Tamil Nadu.
400000           3,00,000.00
Mo. Pandiarajan Eden Educational Resource Centre,  Madurai Tamil Nadu  Tamil Nadu mopatnsf@gmail.com 9952531679 Teaching 400000           3,97,218.00
D.Aravindaraja Artchouna Soupraya Naikar Govt. Middle school  Puducherry Tamil Nadu aravind_devadoss@rediffmail.com aravind.devadoss@gmail.com 9894619802 Teaching and Research 400000           4,00,000.00
S.Subramanian Maghss Embalam, Embalam Puducherry  Tamil Nadu ssubi15671@gmail.com 8903455712, 0413-2644844 Teaching and Research 400000           3,74,090.00
R. Bharathiraja M.T.V.S Govt High School,  Reddiarpalayam  Tamil Nadu bharathi164@gmail.com 9600515187 An Investigatory Study on Micro-invertebrates in soil 400000           4,00,000.00
T. Duraichamy Pandian Hindu Primary School Sivakasi Tamil Nadu tduraihm@gmail.com 91-9443234688 Teaching the experience and importance of Microscopy 400000           3,00,000.00
Dr. K. Rajaduraipndi The Erode Diagnostic Laboratory Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu erolabsindia@gmail.com 0424-4271880, 9789374880, 9489214880 MICROORGANISMS AND HUMAN HEALTH 400000           3,52,000.00
Prabhakaran Siva Saila Natha Middle School Thirunelveli Tamil Nadu srisiva.aic@gmail.com 9894985446 RISE OF FOLDSCOPE: LET’S GO BEYOND THE USUAL CLASSROOM TEACHING 400000           3,94,014.00


B Colleges

Name of the PI Name of the Institute Address of the Institute State Email Address Contact No. Category/Theme of the project Project Title Total Fund Sanctioned
(Rs.)
 Total Fund Released
(Rs.) 
Dr.K.G.Sabarinathan AnbilDharmalingam Agricultural College and Research Institute (Tamil Nadu Agricultural University) Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural UNiversity
Trichy – 620 009
Tamil Nadu sabarimicro@hotmail.com 9790547638 Agriculture Exploring interactions of Phyllosphere microbiome on stomatal complex through foldscope analysis for drought mitigation in rice 800000 628992
K. M. Raghu K.S.R. College of Engineering K.S.R. College of Engineering,
K.S.R. Kalvi Nagar,
Tiruchengode,
Namakkal – 637 215.
Tamil Nadu cryosenthil@yahoo.in 9842936403 Air Quality Air sampling and monitoring in and around Tiruchengode Town 800000 791703
Dr.B.PRAKASH Balu Vivekanandha College of Arts & Sciences
for Women (Autonomous),
Elayamapalayam – 637205, Tiruchengode Tamil Nadu prakazbt@gmail.com 94432 04101 Microorganisms and Human Health 1. Early Diagnosis of Microbial Contamination in Poultry Environment by Foldscopic
Examination
2. To train the poultry farmer’s to utilize the Foldscopic technology to prevent the microbial contamination in poultry industry
800000 700519
Dr.P Gautam Anna university Centre for Biotechnology
Anna university
Chennai
Tamil Nadu gautamprojects@gmail.com, agnandhini@gmail.com, gpennathur@gmail.com 9444179685 Microorganisms and Human Health A study of Glass Containers for Solar Disinfection (SODIS) using Foldscope 800000 600000
Dr. A.M. RAMACHANDRAN DR.N.G.P.Arts and Science College Kalappatti Main road, Coimbatore-641048 Tamil Nadu ramachandran@drngpasc.ac.in 9442747764 Microorganisms and Human Health Detection and Identification System of Bacteria and Bacterial Endotoxin in the drinking water source by foldscope 800000 600000
Dr. K. Panneer Selvam M.R. Government Arts College Research Department of Microbiology,
M.R. Government Arts College,
Mannargudi – 614 001,
Tiruvarur District, Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu drpanneerselvam.micro@gmail.com 98422 67709 Microorganisms and Human Health In-vitro and field identification and prevalence determination of Cryptococcus neoformans from pigeon droppings/ soils samples collected from traditional temples across Tamil Nadu 800000 785162
Prof. G. Ayyappadasan K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology
K.S.R.Kalvi Nagar, Tiruchengode – 637215,
Namakkal District, Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu ayyappadasan07@gmail.com 91 -99445 28382 Biodiversity & Air Quality Diversity and documentation of various attributes in
lichen species using foldscope for predictive healthy
forest through fuzzy with ANN model
800000 800000
Dr. J. Pandiyan A.V.C. College A.V.C. College (Autonomous),
Mannampandal
Mayiladuthurai-609 305
Nagapattinam District, Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu dunlinpandiyan@gmail.com 9486598469 Biodiversity
 Microorganisms
 Ecology
To study the systematics, biological characters and behaviour of aquatic invertebrates 800000 600000
Dr.V. Perasiriyan College of Poultry Production and Management, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University College of Poultry Production and Management,
Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Hosur, Tamilnadu.
Tamil Nadu perasiriyanv@yahoo.in 9444 155 312 Human health / Agriculture / Sanitation To study the quality of Ohmic processed liquid food items like Fruit juice, Chicken soup, Egg albumin under long term storage using foldscopes 800000 600000
Dr. M. RAJASEKAR Sathyabama University Molecular and Nanomedicine Research Unit, Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Sathyabama University Jeppiaar Nagar, Chennai-119
Tamil Nadu mrajasekar_83@yahoo.com 9710230530 Microorganisms and Human Health Foldscope: Multicolor imaging of zebrafish brain using fluorescein-sorbitol conjugates. 800000 792081
P.Kaythry SSN College of Engineering SSN College of Engineering ,Old Mahabalipuram Road, Kalavakkam, Tamil Nadu 603110 Tamil Nadu kaythryp@ssn.edu.in 9840142955 Microorganisms and Human Health/ecology/agriculture To help the farmers by helping them with their agrilculture by testing the soil suitability for agriculture, identify insects affecting the crop and to create a database of herbs by rural Government school students. 800000 600000
Dr. M. Johnson St. Xavier’s College Department of Botany,
St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous),
Palayamkottai, Tamilnadu, India – 627002
Tamil Nadu ptcjohnson@gmail.com 978924334 Biodiversity and Plant Biology MORPHO – ANATOMY AND HISTOCHEMICAL STUDIES ON PTERIDOPHYTES OF SOUTH INDIA USING FOLD SCOPE 800000 800000
Dr. B. Christudhas Williams William Research Centre William Research Centre 226 – Joshua Street,
Nagercoil – 629 001, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, India
Tamil Nadu wilrescen@yahoo.co.in 9944945411 Biodiversity, Ecology, Plant Biology PHARMACOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF IN-VITRO ENDEMIC AND ENDANGERED MEDICINAL PLANTS AND ORCHIDS, SOUTH INDIA 800000 796933
Dr. Poonam Singh CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi – 630 006, Tamil Nadu, India Tamil Nadu poonam@cecri.res.in 8004928275 Microorganisms and Human Health
· Biodiversity
Understanding the impact of microbial biofilms and extracellular polymeric substances in drinking water distribution systems using a novel scientific tool: Foldscope 800000 666445
Dr. M. Maghimaa Muthayammal College of Arts & Science Muthayammal College of Arts & Science,
Rasipuram, Namakkal District, Tamilnadu, India.
Tamil Nadu mmaghimaa@gmail.com 7540050437 Biodiversity, Microorganisms and Human Health and
Air Quality
Creating awareness among Tribals and local community of Koli Hills, Tamil Nadu in identification of pathogens and parasites from air, water and cattles. 800000 600000
Dr. Jitendra Satija VIT University Vellore Centre for Nanobiotechnology
VIT University Vellore,
Katpadi, Vellore
Tamil Nadu- 632014
Tamil Nadu jsatija11@gmail.com; jsatija@vit.ac.in 9677 3345 62 Microorganisms and Human Health Design, Development and Application of Filter-free Fluorescence Foldscope 800000 646573
Dr. H. Shakila Madurai Kamaraj University Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkalai Nagar,
Madurai-625021
Tamil Nadu mohanshakila@yahoo.com 9444203771 1.Human Health Studies on the Applicability of Foldscope in Clinical Diagnosis & Screening of Fungal and Protozoan infections in Remote Areas 800000 790163
Dr. S.B.Anand MADURAI KAMARAJ UNIVERSITY MADURAI KAMARAJ UNIVERSITY
PALKALAI NAGAR
MADURAI – 625021
Tamil Nadu settyanand@gmail.com 9840212555 Human Health Xenomonitoring of filarial nematodes using Foldscopes
and propagating its importance in rural community
800000 600000
Dr. P. Raja SASTRA UNIVERSITY SASTRA UNIVERSITY
School of Mechanical Engineering,
Tirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur – 613401,
Tamilnadu, India
Tamil Nadu raja_sastra@yahoo.com 9443475985 Agriculture Disease Guidance System using Foldscope for (selected) Crop: A Pilot Study 800000 690355
Dr. S. SITHANANTHAM SUN AGRO BIOTECH RESEARCH CENTRE SUN AGRO BIOTECH RESEARCH CENTRE
(DSIR-Recognized since 2003)
3/1978, Main Road, Madanadapuram
Mugalivakkam
Chennai-600125, Tamil Nadu
Ph: 044-2482-7652
Tamil Nadu sithanantham@yahoo.com Ph: 044-2482-7652 MICROORGANISMS & HUMAN HEALTH To determine the mode of action of green- and myco- synthesized nanoparticles in anti-developmental activity against the dengue vector mosquito, Aedes aegypti 800000 749244
Dr.S.Meignanalakshmi Department of Animal Biotechnology Madras Veterinary College Department of Animal Biotechnology, Madras Veterinary College, Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai-7 Tamil Nadu smeignanalakshmi@gmail.com 9884317730 Biodiversity/Agriculture Foldscope for diagnosis of rumen acidosis and parasitic infections in Cattle 800000 600000
Dr. A. Subramanian Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College & Research Institute Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College &
Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)
Tiruchirappalli – 620 009
Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu subbi25@yahoo.com 9443982680 Agriculture Early screening of barnyard millet germplasm for salinity tolerance through foldscopy 800000 600000
Dr. T. Thirumurugan Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College & Research Institute Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College & Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)
Tamil Nadu tthirumurugan@gmail.com 9626777444 Agriculture Evaluation of crop tolerance to high temperature under changing environment using foldscope 800000 600000
Dr. S.CHITRA Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College & Research
Institute
Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College & Research
Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)
Tiruchirappalli – 620 009
Tamilnadu
Tamil Nadu chitraspbg@gmail.com 9442057597 Agriculture Studies on pre and post -fertilization barriers between mungbean and halophytic species Vigna marina using foldscope 800000 600000
Dr.C.Deepika Thenmozhi Vivekanandha College of Arts & Science Vivekanandha College of Arts & Sciences

for Women (Autonomous)

Elayamapalayam – 637205,

Tiruchengode
Tamil Nadu deepikaprabhu08@gmail.com 9994619916 Microorganisms and Human Health DIAGNOSIS OF BACTERIAL CONTAMINATION IN CURRENCY NOTES USING FOLDSCOPE AND TO CREATE AWARENESS TO THE SOCIETY 800000 600000
Prof.S.Balasubramanian Vels University P.V. Vaithiyalingam Road, Pallavaram,
 Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600117
Tamil Nadu bala2010@gmail.com 9444016707 Sanitation Studies on the damage caused by anticancer drugs in cancer cells and its monitoring by foldscope 800000 600000
Dr. N. Sudhakar, Muthayammal College of Arts and Science Muthayammal College of Arts and Science,
Rasipuram, PIN-637408,
Namakkal District
Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu nadesansudhakar@yahoo.co.in; rdcell@muthayammal.in 7305056836 Plant Biology To elucidate how Auxin produced by bacterium can play non relevant role of phytostimulation and phytopathogenesis? 800000 694106
Mr. S. Naga Vignesh Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Pennalur, Sriperumbudur Tk, Tamilnadu – 602117 Tamil Nadu nagavignesh@svce.ac.in 9994506873 Biodiversity, Microorganisms and Human Health A study on biosorption mechanism of various microbial sources isolated from heavy metal polluted soil and aquatic environment samples for comprehensive database construction to study the consequence of numerous microorganisms in combination against various pollutants for extracting the best microbial systems as “heavymetal contamination alleviators 800000 790518
Dr.K.Indumathy Adhiparasakthi Agricultural College Adhiparasakthi Agricultural College,
G.B.Nagar, Kalavai, Vellore dt-632506, Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu deanapac@gmail.com,
 deanapac@tnau.ac.in
9566021819 Agriculture Reaching the unreached science and technology to the farming community 800000 717480
Dr. T. Geetha Adhiparasakthi Agricultural College Adhiparasakthi Agricultural College
G.B. Nagar, Kalavai -632506
Vellore district TamilNadu, India
Tamil Nadu geethamailsu@gmail.com 9952187362 Food Microbiology To explore the potential probiotic Lactic acid bacterial strains in traditional fermented products of South India 800000 679111
Dr.K. SheelaSobana Rani Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, Pachapalayam, PerurChettipalayam,
Coimbatore-641010.
Tamil Nadu sheelasobanarani.ece@srit.org 9442933334 Microorganisms and Human health To evaluate the presence of pathogens in drinking water samples from siruvani repository, athikidavu repository and in the delivery methods of these sources in Coimbatore. 800000 754929
Dr. Ramachandran Kotharambath Central University of Kerala Central University of Kerala
Tejaswini Hills, Kasaragod, Kerala, 671314.
Tamil Nadu ram@cukerala.ac.in 9446154905, 0467-2275262, Biodiversity To study the parasites infesting the caecilian amphibians (Order Gymnophiona) of south Western Ghats in Kerala 800000 600000
Dr. S. Senthil-Nathan Sri Paramakalyani Centre for Excellence in Environmental Science Sri Paramakalyani Centre for Excellence in Environmental Sciences,
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University,
Alwarkurichi 627 412, Tamil- Nadu, India.
Tamil Nadu senthil@msuniv.ac.in 9789159289 Agriculture To evaluate the cyto-toxicological effects of bio active derivatives in the midgut and nervous tissues of the tobacco cutworm Spodoptera litura using Fluorescent microscopy techniques. 800000 800000
Dr K Sasidaran Dr Mehta’s Hospital & Dr Mehta’s Medical Trust Dr Mehta’s Hospital & Dr Mehta’s Medical Trust
No 2, Mc Nichols Road, 3rd Lane, Chetpet
Chennai 600031
Tamil Nadu sasidarpgi@gmail.com 9940587408 Microorganisms and Human health Screening the high touch inanimate surfaces of Pediatric intensive care unit using Foldscope 800000 650000
Dr. M. Wasima B. S. Abdur Rahman University B. S. Abdur Rahman University,
GST Road, Vandalur, Chennai- 600048
Tamil Nadu wasima.sls@bsauniv.ac.in 9500130964 Ecology/ Plant Biology To document the diversity in endophytic population of the herbal plant Hibiscus. 800000 600000
Dr. M. NALINI POOMPUHAR COLLEGE POOMPUHAR COLLEGE (Autonomous)
 Melaiyur 609 107, Sirkali Taluk
Nagapattinam District
Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu nals68poompuharcollege@gmail.com 9952351490 BIODIVERSITY To survey the distribution of Vorticella spp. in water bodies around Melaiyur -Tiruvengadu Panchayat, culture it and formulate it as a potential biocontrol agent against the developmental stages of mosquitoes 800000 622450
Dr. R. Vijayakumar Bharathidasan University Department of Microbiology
Bharathidasan University Constituent College Kurumbalur – 621 107, Perambalur District, Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu rvijayakumar1979@gmail.com 99448 82720 Ecology In vitro studies on the effect of various chemical fertilizers on plant growth promoting activities of soil fungi 800000 789884
Dr. E. Santhini The South India Textile Research Association The South India Textile Research Association (SITRA), 13/37, Avinashi Road, Aerodrome post, Coimbatore – 641 014. Tamil Nadu. 2 Tamil Nadu santhinielango@gmail.com 96009 23986 Microorganisms and Human Health To identify the portability of drinking water from poor sanitation 800000 800000
Dr. M. Arivazhagan National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli.
Tiruchirappalli – 620 015,Tamil Nadu,


Tamil Nadu ariva@nitt.edu 0431 2503111, 9487412478 Microorganisms and Human Health Analysis of the ground water quality and the effect of conventional disinfection in water supply. 800000 600000
Arunkumar K. Ramasamy Victus Laboratories India Private Limited, Victus Laboratories India Private Limited, 395 A, 1st Floor, Nanjundapuram Road, Ramanathapuram, Coimbatore Tamilnadu, INDIA – 641045 Tamil Nadu arunvictus@gmail.com 98940-09877 Agriculture Development of plant disease diagnostic kit assisted with mobile app 800000 600000
Dr. T. RAMANATHAN Annamalai University Centre of Advanced study in Marine Biology, Faculty of Marine Sciences, Annamalai University, Parangipettai, Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu drtrcasmb@gmail.com 9894175200 Marine Biodiversity, Microorganisms, Ecology IMPACT OF CLIMATE AND SOIL FACTORS AND SPECIES DIVERSITY ON LITTER DYNAMICS IN MANGROVE FOREST OF MANDAPAM ISLAND, GULF OF MANNAR 800000 600000
Dr.S. Gowri Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College (Autonomous) Kalapatti Road Coimbatore Tamilnadu. Tamil Nadu drgowri@drngpasc.ac.in
09865971843
co pi- 9788664048
Agriculture Popularization of Foldscope among farmers of Coimbatore for the onsite detection of pest
nematode
800000 600000
Dr.N.Saraswathy Kumaraguru College of Technology Department of Biotechnology, Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT) Chinnavedampatti, Coimbatore 641049, Tamil Nadu, India. Tamil Nadu saraswathy.n.bt@kct.ac.in 9715515154 Microorganism, Agriculture, plant Biology Development of foldscope based device to measure leaf hairiness: A plant breeder’s tool & Rapid estimation of microbes using foldscopes for pest control 800000 643969
Dr.S.Balasubramanian Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College (Autonomous) Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College
Kalapatti Road
Coimbatore-641048.
Tamilnadu.
Tamil Nadu balasubramanian@drngpasc.ac.in 9487704190 Microorganisms and Human Health,Sanitation developing a portable composite household Foldscope kit for a improved sanitation and human
health
800000 600000
Dr. M.Palanivelrajan Madras Veterinary College Department of Wildlife Science,
Madras Veterinary College, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Vepery, Chennai
Tamil Nadu palanivelrajan.m@tanuvas.ac.in 9442211887 Biodiversity, Agriculture (Animal
 Husbandry & Veterinary Science)
Foldscope as a Tool to Screen Parasitic Infections in Wild Animals of Tamil Nadu 800000 600000
Dr. P.Chidambaram Krishnagiri Centre for sustainable Aquaculture Krishnagiri Centre for sustainable Aquaculture, Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Pungampatti (Vill), Barur (Po), Krishnagiri (Dt) – 635 201.

Tamil Nadu Pcphd73@gmail.com. 9952236193 AQUACULTURE ADOPTION OF FOLDSCOPE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF FISH PARASITES AND MICRO ALGAE DIVERSITY STUDY IN AQUACULTURE SYSTEMS 800000 600000
Dr.G. JAYANTHI Vellalar College For Women (Autonomous) Vellalar College For Women
Thindal, Erode-638 012,
Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu jayanthi_tu@yahoo.co.in 97880- 41568 Plant Biology To study histochemical localization and enhancement of secondary metabolites in selected Cleome species 800000 800000
Dr. M. Gomathy Agricultural College and Research Institute Agricultural College and Research Institute, Killikulam, Vallanadu – 628 252, Thoothukudi District, Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu mg2003@rediffmail.com 9944627322 Biodiversity & Agriculture Evaluation of mycorrhizal fungal community shifts through Foldscope in Rice Rhizosphere to promote Zn availability 800000 685539
Dr. K.S. Tamil Selvi PSGR Krishnammal College for Women PSGR Krishnammal College for Women Peelamedu, Coimbatore – 641035 Tamil Nadu tamilselviks@psgrkc.ac.in 9578454459 Plant Biology Isolation of micro-organisms from the most troublesome aquatic weed- Eichhornia crassipes (water hyacinth), for its use as a bio-control agent. 800000 794040
Dr.H.Rehana Banu PSGR Krishnammal College for Women PSGR Krishnammal College for Women Peelamedu, Coimbatore – 641035 Tamil Nadu rehanabanu@psgrkc.ac.in 96292 26949 Microorganisms and Human Health Exploration of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) in the rhizosphere of five varieties of Cocos nucifera L. in Pollachi Taluk, Coimbatore District, Tamilnadu, India 800000 794562
Dr.M.Kamalam PSGR Krishnammal College for Women PSGR Krishnammal College for Women Peelamedu, Coimbatore – 641035 Tamil Nadu principal@psgrkc.ac.in, kamalam@psgrkcw.ac.in 91 422 4295959 Plant biology, Human
 Healthcare
Scientific validation of herbs and herbal formulation using foldscope as a research tool 800000 794310
Dr. S. SHARMILA Vellalar College for Women (Autonomous) Vellalar College for Women, Thindal, Erode – 638012, Tamil Nadu, India. Tamil Nadu drsharmilas@yahoo.com 9842618030 Biodiversity, Microorganisms, Ecology To evaluate the impact of Climate and Soil factors and Species Diversity on Litter Dynamics in Tropical Moist Deciduous Forest of Mannar Hill Ranges, The Western Ghats. 800000 800000
Dr. S.Johnson Retnaraj Samuel Sathyabama University Sathyabama University, Molecular & Nanomedicine Research Unit, Centre for Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Sathyabama University, Jeppiaar Nagar, Rajiv Gandhi Salai Tamil Nadu johnnbt@gmail.com 8012261482 Microorganisms and Human Health Understanding the angiogenesis during regeneration of earthworms using foldscope 800000 800000
Dr. S. Jackson Durairaj Sathyabama University Sathyabama University,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Jeppiaar Nagar, Chennai,
Tamil Nadu 600119.
Tamil Nadu jacksondurairaj@yahoo.com 9655049326; 1.Regeneration and Stem Cell Biology Understanding the role of Triphala in tissue regeneration
and stem cell proliferation
800000 800000
Dr. M. Kumar Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Tamil Nadu Horticultural college & Research Institute,
Coimbatore- 64100, Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu kumshorts@gmail.com 9489138974 Agriculture To identify the salinity tolerant tomato cultivars 800000 600000
Dr. A. MangalaGowri Centre for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative medicine Centre for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative medicine, Madras Veterinary College, Ch-7, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai Tamil Nadu mangalagowri.a@tanuvas.ac.in,
gowrivalavan@hotmail.com
2538 1506 Human health / Agriculture / Sanitation – Stem cell biology FOLDSCOPES AS USER-FRIENDLY DEMONSTRATION TOOL ON BONE MARROW STEM CELL MODEL FOR LIFE SCIENCE STUDENTS / TRAINEES 800000 600000
Dr.J. BRUCE RALPHIN ROSE Anna University Regional Campus Anna University Regional Campus, Tirunelveli Trivandrum Road, Tirunelveli, TamilNadu – 627007. Tamil Nadu bruceralphin@gmail.com 97862 55311 BIO INSPIRED ENGINEERING Investigation of Bio-Inspired Aircraft anti-Icing characteristics by Foldscope 800000 600000
Dr. V. Thangapandian Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College, Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College, Star College by DBT & Ranked 13th at National Level in NIRF 2017), Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu -626 124. 2 Tamil Nadu mybacterium@gmail.com
vthangam@rediffmail.com
9976906755 Microorganisms and Human Health & Biodiversity Exploration of Foldscope for Human Health Improvement and Biodiversity 800000 628344
Dr.K.Veena Gayathri Stella Maris College Stella Maris College (Autonomous), Tamilnadu,
Chennai-87
Tamil Nadu veenagayathri@yahoo.com 9940412463 Biodiversity and Ecology Maximal usage of foldoscope to appraise South and North-east Indian farmers on the relative abundance of earthworm species, associated microflora and resistance to pesticides to preserve biodiversity 800000 789588