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Bijoy Chandra Ghosh

Professor

Ph.D. (IIT Kharagpur)


Specialization :
Agonomy

Phone :
03222-283120 (O), 09434300242 (M)

E-mail :
bcg@agfe.iitkgp.ernet.in

RESEARCH AREA

  • Organic farming
  • Vermicomposting
  • Tea Technology
  • Soil less culture

AWARDS & HONOURS

  • National Science Day Award for technology transferred to village, 2001
  • Vijay Shree Award by Indian International Friendships Society, 2006
  • Awarded DFG-INSA fellowship in University of Hohenheim, Germany, 2007.

INDIAN PAENTS

  • 1 (Patent no- 200043): Vermicomposting technology (National patent)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Das, D., Bhattacharya, P., Ghosh, B.C. and Banik, P. (2012),"Effect of vermicomposting on Calcium, Sulphur and some heavy metal content of different biodegradable organic wastes under liming and microbial inoculation", Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B (accepted).
  • Ghosh, B.C., Murmu, K. and Karan, A.K. (2010), "Organic wastes recycling, Characterization and Standardization of Process Parameters for Commercial Vermicompost production", Paper presented at II International Scientific and Practical Conference "Vermicomposting and Vermiculture as Basis of Ecological Farming in the XXI Century Achievements, Problem, Outlooks" 7-10 June, 2010 Minsk, Republic of Belarus. The Scientific and Practical Organic farming Centre for Bioresources of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
  • Brahmanand, P.S., and Sahoo, N. (2009), "Effect of Organic and Inorganic Sources of Nitrogen on Productivity of Rice in Rice fish Farming System", Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, Vol. 55 (6), 663-670.
  • Singh, C.V., Ghosh B.C., Mittra, B.N. and Singh, R. (2008), "Integrated weed and fertilizer management for sustainable weed control and improved productivity of upland rice", Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, 54(2), 203-214.
  • Palit S., Ghosh B.C., Dutta Gupta S. and Swain D. K. (2008), "Studies on tea quality grown through conventional and organic ,management practices: its impact on antioxidant and antidiarrhoeal activity", Transactions of the ASABE, 51(6),2227-2238.
  • Singh, C.V., Ghosh B.C., Mittra, B.N. and Singh, R. (2008), "Influence of nitrogen and weed management on the productivity of upland rice", Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 171,1-5.
  • Ghosh, B. C., Palit, S. and Mittra, B.N. (2006), "Developing tea-based crop model for higher returns", Indian Horticulture, 51 (5), 9-1.
  • Mittra, B.N., Karmakar, S., Swain, D.K. and Ghosh, B.C. (2005), "Fly ash a potential source of soil amendment and a component of integrated plant nutrient supply system", Fuel (84), 1447-1451.