Research Articles

Recent Research Papers
  • R Suseela Bhai, T P Prameela, K Vincy, C N Biju, V Srinivasan, K Nirmal Babu (2019). Soil solarization and amelioration with calcium chloride or Bacillus licheniformis - an effective integrated strategy for the management of bacterial wilt of ginger incited by Ralstonia pseudsolanacearum. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 1-15. 10.1007/s10658-019-01709-y
  • P. UmadeviM., Anandaraj (2019). Proteomic analysis of the tripartite interaction between black pepper, Trichoderma harzianum and Phytophthora capsici provides insights into induced systemic resistance mediated by Trichoderma spp.. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 1-14.
  • Vandana V V, R Suseela Bhai, R Ramakrishnan Nair, Shamina Azeez (2019). Role of cell wall and cell membrane integrity in imparting defense response against Phytophthora capsici in black pepper (Piper nigrum L.). European Journal of Plant Pathology, 1-17.
  • M.P. Faisal, C.N. Biju, R. Praveena, R. Gowri and S.J. Ankegowda. (2018). Isolation, characterization and antagonistic efficacy of fungal endosymbionts from allied genera of cardamom. Journal of Plantation Crops. 46 (1): 1 – 7.
  • Chakkiyanickal Narayanan Biju, Mohammed Faisal Peeran and Rajan Gowri. (2018). Identification and characterization of Neopestalotiopsis clavispora associated with leaf blight of small cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum Maton). Journal of Phytopathology. 166: 532 – 546.
  • C. N. Biju, M. F. Peeran, R. Gowri, R. Praveena, A. Sharon and S. J. Ankegowda. (2018). Epidemiological parameters to delineate weather-disease interactions and host plant resistance against leaf blight in small cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum Maton). Journal of Spices and Aromatic Crops. 27 (1): 22 – 31.
  • R. Senthil Kumar, D. Prasath, Sharon Aravind, N. K. Leela, M. N. Venugopal, S. J. Ankegowda, C. N. Biju and M. Anandaraj. (2017). Evaluation of elite cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum) genotypes for yield, quality and resistance to Cardamom mosaic virus. Journal of Plantation Crops. 45 (2): 129 – 134.
  • Chakkiyanickal Narayanan Biju, Praveena Ravindran, Mohammed Faisal Peeran, Chaliyanda Nanaiah Darshana, Kaleyanda Chinnappa Jashmi and Shettahalli Koppallu Javaraiah Ankegowda. (2017). Significance of microsclerotia in the epidemiology of black pepper anthracnose and an approach for disease management in nurseries. Journal of Phytopathology.165: 342 – 353.
  • Cissin J, Suseela Bhai R, Vinita K B, Nirmal Babu K & Anandaraj M 2016 Cross species amplification of microsatellite loci from Phytophthora spp to assess genetic diversity among the Phytophthora isolates from black pepper. Journal of Spices and Aromatic Crops 25(2): 104-112.
  • John Zachariah T, Leela N K & Lijini K R 2016 Quality profile and antioxidant activity of cinnamon bark powder at varying temperature. Journal of Plantation Crops 44: 114-118.
  • Narendra Chaudhary, Ramesh Kumar, Sindhu S S, Saha T N, Ajay Arora, Sharma R R, Sarkar S K, Ganesh B Kadam & Girish K S 2016 Effect of post harvest treatments and harvesting stage on vase life and flower quality of cut oriental lily. Journal of Applied and Natural Science 8(3): 1286-1289.
  • Pervez R, Eapen S J, Devasahayam S, Jacob T K, Ali M A & Thyagarajan P 2016 Oscheius spp., an alternative to Heterorhabditis spp., for eco-friendly management of cardamom root grub (Basilepta fulvicorne Jacoby). Annals of Plant Protection Sciences 24(2): 385-391.
  • Prakash K M, Manoj P S & Ratha Krishnan P 2016 Rocky terrain is not a barrier to the ginger women. Indian Journal of Arecanut, Spices and Medicinal Plants 18(12): 38-39.
  • Prasath D, Eapen S J & Sasikumar B 2016 Performance of turmeric (Curcuma longa) genotypes for yield and rootknot nematode resistance. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 86(9): 1189-1192.
  • Ratha Krishnan P & Kirtesh Dudawat 2016 Nursery management information system: An efficient tool for nursery management. Indian Forester 142(6): 542-546.
  • Senthil Kumar C M, Jacob T K, Devasahayam S, D’Silva S & Nandeesh P G 2016 Characterization and virulence of Beauveria bassiana associated with auger beetle (Sinoxylon anale) infesting allspice (Pimenta dioica). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 139: 67-73.
  • Sreeja K, Anandaraj M & Suseela Bhai R 2016 In vitro evaluation of fungal endophytes of black pepper against Phytophthoroa capsici and Radopholus similis. Journal of Spices and Aromatic Crops 25(2): 113-122.
  • Srinivasan V, Thankamani C K, Dinesh R, Kandiannan K, Zacharia T J, Leela N K, Hamza S, Shajina O and Ansha O 2016 Nutrient management system in turmeric: Effect on soil quality, rhizome yield and quality. Industrial Crops and Products 85: 241-250
  • Sruthi D & Zachariah T J 2016 Phenolic profiling of Piper species by Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LCMS). Journal of Spices and Aromatic Crops 25(2): 1217
  • Subramanian P, Maheswarappa H P, Zachariah T J, Surekha R, Selvamani V & Ravi Bhat 2016 Performance of black pepper in coconut based high density multispecies cropping system under different nutrient managements. Journal of Plantation Crops 44(2): 90-95.
  • Vinitha K B, Anandaraj M & Suseela Bhai R 2016 Virulence of Phytophthora isolates from Piper nigrum L. and their sensitivity to metalaxyl-mancozeb. Journal of Plantation Crops 44(2): 67-76.
Books chapters
  • Pervez R & Eapen S J 2016 Entomopathogenic nematodes: An emerging biopesticide. In: Arshad Warsi (Ed.), Biopesticides and Bioagents: Novel tools in integrated pest management. AAP-CRC Press, USA, pp.234-252.
  • Sasikumar B, Swetha V P, Parvathy V A & Sheeja T E 2016 Advances in adulteration and authenticity testing of herbs and spices. Advances in Food Authenticity Testing – Improving quality throughout the food chain. Woodhead Publishing, UK, pp.585-624.