National Institute of Plant Genome Research

Name Lecture Dated
Dr. Saikat Bhattacharjee, Regional Center for Biotechnology, DBT, India Effector-triggered immunity: Disturbances in associations of negative and positive Mar 31, 2014
Dr. Jagadis Gupta Kapuganti, University of Oxford, UK Pathways and emerging roles of nitric oxide in plants Jan 27, 2014
Dr. Ranjan Swarup, University of Nottingham, UK Characterization of Auxin Influx Carrier in Arabidopsis thaliana Dec 30, 2013
Dr. Shyam Masakapalli, Research Officer, Department of Biology & Biochemistry, University of Bath, UK Metabolic systems biology – flux analysis of plant metabolic networks Dec 6, 2013
Dr. Aashish Ranjan, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Davis, USA Analyzing plant structure and function in the age of omics Nov 15, 2013
Dr. Senjuti Sinharoy, Postdoctoral Fellow, Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, USA Reverse and forward genetic approaches to dissect symbiotic nitrogen fixation in legumes Sep 25, 2013
Dr. Brande Wulff, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK Cloning disease resistance genes for crop improvement August 23, 2013
Dr. Narendra Tuteja, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Dehli New emerging power of a DNA/RNA helicase in developing environmental stress tolerant transgenic crops without yield penalty July 29, 2013
Prof. Susanne Renner, University of Munich, Germany Sex Chromosome in Land Plants Feb 15, 2013
Dr. Suk-Ha Lee, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea Soybean and Mungbean Genome Research using NGS at SNU Feb 13, 2013
Dr. Antonio Costa de Oliveira, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil Advances in Rice Genomics in Brazil Feb 13, 2013
Prof. Bikram Singh Gill, Kansas State University, USA Climate Change, Genomics and Crop Improvement Jan 09, 2013
Prof. Rishikesh P. Bhalerao, Professor of the Plant Cell and Molecular Biology at the Dept of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology, SLU in Umea, Sweden Identification of the vesicle trafficking components controlling cell elongation and transport of cell wall polysaccharides in Arabidopsis thaliana Dec 13, 2012
Prof. Scott Jackson, Director of the Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, University of Georgia, USA Functional genomics in legumes Oct 09, 2012
Dr. Hari D Upadhyaya, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT, Hydrabad) Enhancing Use of Germplasm Resources in Legume Crop Improvement: Strategies and Methodologies Sept 22, 2012
Prof. Kauser Malik, Forman Christian College (Lahore, Pakistan) Agriculture Biotechnology in Pakistan Sept 10, 2012
Dr. Haward Eagles, University of Adelaide, Australia Estimating the effects of vernalization and photoperiod genes on phenological development and adaptation in wheat August 23, 2012
Dr. Sunil Mukherjee, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi Engineering resistance to the geminiviruses June 08, 2012
Dr. Nirala Ramchiary, Chungnam National University, Republic of Korea Genetics to Genomics: Dissecting Brassica Genome for Applied Breeding April 25, 2012
Prof. Dr. P. K. Gupta, Meerut University, Meerut (India) An Integrated Approach to Crop Improvement April 11, 2012
Dr. Senthil-Kumar Muthappa, Nobel Foundation (Ardmore, OK, USA) Nonhost resistance - how do plants defend against a wide range of invading bacterial pathogens Feb 09, 2012
Prof. Dr. Klaus Palme, A. L. University of Freiburg (Germany) Signalling pathways regulating postembryonic de novo organ formation in plants Dec 20, 2011
Prof. Dierk Scheel, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry (Germany) Calcium and MAP kinase signaling in Plant Immunity Oct 21, 2011
Prof. Dr. Andreas Graner, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK, Germany) Development of Strategies for a genomics informed utilization of plant genetic resources Oct 18, 2011
Dr. Vanitharani Ramachandran, University of California (Riverside) microRNA turnover and function in plants Oct 17, 2011
Dr. R. Kota -- Aug 04, 2011
Dr. Parul Khurana, Indiana University East, School of Natural Science and Mathematics Characterization of Several Arabidopsis Villin Isovariants July 20, 2011
Dr. A. K. Singh, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, (IARI) Marker Assisted Breeding in Rice May 18, 2011
Dr. Shashi Bhushan, RVZ/DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, Wuerzburg, Germany Structural Determination of Macromolecular Complexes by Cryo-Electron Microscopy Mar 22, 2011
Dr. K.V. Prabhu, Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) Molecular Marker Assisted Plant Breeding Jan 19, 2011
Dr. Arvind Bharti, National Center for Genome Resources, Santa Fe, U.S.A. Making Sense from vast amount of next-gen short sequence reads Dec 22, 2010
Dr. Nese Sreenivasulu, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics & Crop Plant Research IPK, Germany Systems Biology of Seed Metabolism for Improving Yield Stability Dec 10, 2010
Dr. Andrew Sharpe, NRC Plant Biotechnology Institute (NRC-PBI), Canada Sequencing and assembly of the B. oleracea genome Nov 26, 2010
Dr. Pankaj Jaiswal, Oregon State University, USA Crop Plant Genomics in the new age: A systems approach Aug 13, 2010
Dr. Malali Gowda, Michigan State University, USA Deep Sequencing of Transcriptome Improves Genome Annotation and Reveals Novel RNA Species Apr 09, 2010
Dr. Girish Mishra, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA Plant lipids for better future Feb 24, 2010
Prof. Peter Westhoff, Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet, Germany Evolution of C4 Photosynthesis: Lessons for the Construction of C4 Rice Feb 19, 2010
Dr. Jitendra K. Thakur, NIPGR A Nuclear Receptor-Like Transcriptional Signaling Pathway Regulating Multidrug resistance in Fungi Feb 02, 2010
Dr. Ranjit P. Bahadur, IIT Kharagpur Folding and binding of the bacteriophage P22 N-peptide to the boxB RNA: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study Jan 27, 2010
Dr. Vishal Thapar, CSHL, USA Ek Se Bhale Do: Two are better than one Jan 06, 2010
Dr. Jason Reed, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Arabidopsis Flower Development and Auxin Response Dec 22, 2009
Dr. V. Kalavacharla, Delaware State University, USA Classical Genetics to Genomics: Approaches to Understanding Bean Disease Resistance and Genome Organization Dec 14, 2009
Dr. Ananda K. Sarkar, NIPGR Stem cell regulation and small RNA mediated organ patterning in higher plants Nov 5, 2009
Dr. Inder M. Verma, Salk Institute, USA Gene Therapy: Hopes, Hypes & Hurdles Nov 27, 2007
Dr. Rajagopaka Chidambaram, BARC, Mumbai Innovation Strategies & Directed Basic Research Nov 7, 2007
Dr. Clarice Coyne, Dr. Dyno Keatinge and Dr. H.D. Upadhyaya Global Themes on Biotechnology and Crop Improvement May 1, 2007
European Union Delegation of the European Commission to India, Bhutan and Nepal (Dr. Patrick Cunningham, Dr. Victor De Lorenzo, Dr. Giuliano Grassi, Dr. Albrecht Laufer, Dr. Jurgen Logemann, Dr. Christian Patermann, Dr. Alfredo Aguilar and Dr. Indraneel Ghose) Food, Agriculture and Biotechnology programme of the European Union Apr 24, 2007
Dr. Jim Peacock Control of Flowering in Arabidopsis and Cereals Mar 3, 2007
Prof. Pratim Biswas, Prof. Himadri Pakrasi -- Dec 21, 2006
Dr. Roman Szumski, Dr. Kutty Kartha, Dr. Raj Selvaraj, Mr. Eric Champion -- Dec 4, 2006
Dr. Stephen Goff and Dr. John Windass Biotech activities of Syngenta India Ltd. Nov 16, 2006
Dr. George Atkinson -- Oct 9, 2006
Dr. Amit Ghosh, IIAR, Gandhinagar The persistant challenge of the microbial world: new and re-emerging infectious diseases Mar 29, 2006
Dr. Nese Sreenivasulu -- Jan 23, 2006
Dr. G. Kalloo, ICAR, New Delhi Prospects of Crop Improvement through Biotechnology May 12, 2005
Prof. Sandip K. Basu, NII Magic Bullets: The Holy Grail and The Long March May 5, 2005
Dr. Huanming Yang, Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI), China The Rice Genome Sequencing ans Initial Annotation Aug 9, 2004
Prof. Samir Bhattacharya, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan Herbal Technology to Mitigate Disease Burden May 11, 2004
Dr. V.S. Chauhan, ICGEB New Research Opportunities in the Old Problem of Human Malaria May 12, 2003
Prof. Deepak Pental, Delhi University Plant Breeding in the times of Genomics May 11, 2002
Dr. Bin Liu, Chinese Academy of Sciences Genome Sequencing Mar, 2002
Dr. J. Chatterjee, Institute of Plant Sciences, Switzerland Role of Retinoblastoma Proteins in Plant Development Dec 29, 2001
Dr. S. Bhattacharjee, Pardue University, USA Agrobacterium mediated T-DNA transfer: Role of Vir F July 3, 2001
Prof. Dr. J. H. Weil, Institute de Biologie, France Plant tRNA Editing Jan 29, 2001