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Staff Id : 05417
Name : Dr. B. KARTHIKEYAN
Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Qualification : M.Sc(Ag),Ph.D.,
Specialization : PGPR IN MEDICINAL PLANTS, BIOFERTILIZERS, INDUSTRIALMICROBIOLOGY
Date of Birth : 14-04-1973
Date of Joining : 10-10-2001
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
NO 8/1, R N SUSEELA AMMAL NAGAR
III MAIN ROAD
KANAGASABAI NAGAR, CHIDAMBARAM - 608001
9842341695karthikeyan_micro@rediffmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 161
Ph.D. 40


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 10110-1
Conducted 1----


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 11808245
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
16 Years2 Years
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
Paranthaman. S.R. and B. Karthikeyan, , "Bioremediation of heavy metal from paper mill and using potential of mercury resistant bacterial strain. .", Review of Research, , Volume 3, Number 1, 2013, pp. 7-21. 2013.
Joe,M.M, Karthikeyan. B, Sekar.C, and M. Deiveekasundaram, , "Optimization of biofloc production in Azospirillum brasilense MTCC-125 and evaluation of its adherence with roots of certain crops.", Ind. J Microbiol, , Volume 5, Number -, Jul 2010, pp. 21-25. 2010.
1. Karthikeyan, B., R. Elango and M. Deiveekasundaram, , "Occurrence of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in medicinal plants of coastal plains ofTamilnadu .", Annamalai University Agriculture Journal, Volume , 22: , Number 1, Jun 2007, pp. 79-81. . 2007.
List of Publications - International
Sakthivel, U and Karthikeyan, B, "Effects of microbial inoculants and water drought on antioxidant enzymes status in coleus forskohlii.", International Journal of Current Science and Technology. , Volume 4, Number 12, Dec 2016, pp. 306-311. 2016.
Paranthaman. S.R. and B. Karthikeyan, , "Studies on different indigenous microorganism in pulp and papermill industry effluent..", Indian Streams Research Journal., Volume 3, Number 1, Feb 2013, pp. 1-18. DOI : 10.9780/22307850,.
Manoharan Melvin Joe, Bala Karthikeyan, Puneet Singh Chauhan, Charlotte Shagol, Md. Rashedul Islam, Muthukumaran Deiveekasundaram and Tongmin Sa, , "Survival of Azospirillum brasilense flocculated cells in alginate and its inoculation effect on growth and yield of maize under water deficient conditions. .", European Journal of Soil Biology, , Volume 50, Number -, May 2012, pp. 198-206. 2012.
Bala Karthikeyan, Manoharan Melvin Joe, Md. Rashedul Islam and Tongmin Sa, , " ACC-deaminase containing diazotrophic endophytic bacteria ameliorate salt stress in Catharanthus roseus through reduced ethylene levels and induction of antioxidant defense systems..", Symbiosis , Volume 56, Number 2, Mar 2012, pp. 77-86. (DOI 10. 1007/S13199-012-0162-6)..
Sakthivel. U and B. Karthikeyan, , "Isolation and characterization of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) from the rhizosphere of Coleus forskohlii grown soil.", Int. J Recent Scientific Research, , Volume 3, Number 5, Jul 2012, pp. 288-296. 2012.
Sakthivel. U and B. Karthikeyan, , "Effect of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria for the growth and yield of Coleus forskohlii. .", Int. J Current Advanced Research, , Volume 1, Number 3, 2012, pp. 39-43. 2012.
Karthikeyan. B, Joe. MM, Jaleel. CA and Deiveekasundaram. M, , ". Effect of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) on plant growth, alkaloid content and nutrient content of C. roseus (L.) G. Don. .", Nat. Croat., , Volume 19, Number 1, Jan 2010, pp. 205-212. 2010.
Karthikeyan.B,Joe.M.M,and C.A.Jaleel , "Response of some medicinal plants to vesicular arbuscular mycorhizal inoculations.", J.SCI.RES., Volume 1, Number 2, Jan 2009, pp. 381-386. 2009.
Karthikeyan, B,Jaleel,C.A.and M.M.Azooz,, "Individual and combined effects of Azospirillum brasilinse and Pseudomonas fluorescens on biomass yield and ajmalcine production in Catharanthus roseus..", Academic J. Plant. Science. , Volume 2, Number 2, Feb 2009, pp. 60-75. 2009.
Joe,M.M. Jaleel,C.A, Sivakumar.P.K.S,Zhao,C.X,and B.Karthikeyan , "Co-aggregation in Azospirillum brasilense MTCC-125 With other PGPR strains; Effect of physical and chemical factors and stress endurance ability..", J.Taiwan institute of chemical Engineers., Volume 40, Number -, Mar 2009, pp. 491-499. 2009.
Karthikeyan, B., C.A. Jaleel, G.M.A. Lakshmannan and M. Deiveekasundaram.(, "Studies on the microbial biodiversity of some commercially important medicinal plants. .", Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces., Volume 62, Number -, May 2008, pp. 143-145. 2008.
Karthikeyan, B., Jaleel, CA., Changxing, Z, Joe, MM., Srimannarayan, J and Deiveekasundaram, M. , "AM fungi and phosphorous level enhances the biomass yield and ajmalicine production in Catharanthus roseus. .", EurAsian Journal of BioSciences,, Volume 2, Number 3, Feb 2008, pp. 26-32. 2008.
Sathiya.S,Karthikeyan.B,Jaleel,C.A.,Azooz,M.M,and M.Iqbal , "Antibiogram of Catharanthus roesus Extracts..", Global J.Molecular Sciences., Volume 3, Number 1, Jan 2008, pp. 1-7. 2008.
Karthikeyan, B., C.A. Jaleel, R. Gopi and M. Deiveekasundaram. , "Alterations in seedling vigour and antioxidant enzyme activities in Catharanthus roseus under seed priming with native diazotrophs..", J. Zhejiang Uni. Sci. B., , Volume 8, Number 7, Aug 2007, pp. 453-457. 2007.
Karthikeyan, B., K. Muthuselvam, R. Parthasarathi and M. Deiveekasundaram. , "Studies on the rhizosphere, non-rhizosphere and diazotrophic microbial populations of some commercially grown medicinal plants. .", Crop Res., , Volume 33, Number 1,2,,3, Jan 2007, pp. 244-247. 2007.
List of Book Published
R. Elango and Karthikeyan, B, , A text book on Agricultural Microbiology, , Chidambaram.: Sri Velan Pathipagam, , 978-93-81236-08-6, pp. 1-243. Nov 2011.