Dr. S.K.Guru

Educational Profile

  • Ph D (Plant Physiology)- Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
  • M Sc (Ag) in Plant Physiology- OUAT, Bhubaneswar
  • B Sc (Ag)- OUAT, Bhubaneswar

Research Areas/ Specialisation/ Consultancy

Weed Biology and Plant Molecular Biology

Teaching Experience

15 years, UG and PG courses

Awards & Recognisation

  1. AICRP on Weed Control Best Centre Award, 2007.
  2. AICRP on Weed Control Best Annual Report Award, 2009
  3. Councillor (Uttarakhand) Indian Society of Weed Science

Courses Teaching/ Taught To

Undergraduate courses:
  1. Elementary Crop Physiology
Post Graduate Courses:
  1. Plant Physiology
  2. Plant Growth and Development
  3. Plant Growth Regulation
  4. Nitrogen Metabolism
  5. Photosynthesis, Photorespiration and Plant Productivity
  6. Stress Physiology
  7. Primary Metabolism in Plants
  8. Seed Physiology
  9. Research Techniques in Plant Physiology
  10. Signal Perception, Transduction and Regulation of Physiological Processes
  11. Molecular Approaches for improving Physiological Traits
  12. Physiological and Molecular Aspects of Photosynthetic carbon and Nitrogen Assimilation

Membership of Professional Societies

Life Member, Indian Society for Plant Physiology
Life Member, Indian Society of Weed Science

Life Member, International Journal of Basic and Applied Agricultural Research

Thesis Guided

Ph D - Completed: 11, Continuing: One
M Sc.- Completed: 12, Continuing: Two

Institutional/ Administrative Experience

  1. In-Charge, Department of Plant Physiology (January8, 2011- April 21, 2012)
  2. Secretary, Board of Faculty, College of Basic Sciences and Humanities, Pantnagar, 2007
  3. Member,Organizing Committee, National Symposium of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, October 15-17, 2003, Pantnagar