Assistant Professor (Crop Physiology)

Ms. M Seethalaxmi

Ms. M Seethalaxmi

Assistant Professor (Crop Physiology)

Education

  • M.Sc. (Agri.) - Plant Physiology Dr.Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Bihar 2021
  • B.Sc. (Agri.) Agricultural College and Research Institute, Killikulam, Tirunelveli 2019

Area of Research

  • Efficacy of nano zinc oxide on physiology of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) under normal and salinity stress conditionsResearch have been done in order to find out the efficiency of zinc oxide nanoparticles on growth and physiology of wheat under normal condition and its ameliorating effect under salinity stress condition.
  • Performance and evaluation of crop insurance scheme in Tuticorin districtProject have been conducted to evaluate the implementation status of crop insurance scheme and to record the feedback of farmers about the scheme in Tuticorin district.

Awards & Accolades

  • Smart Killies (1986-90) Gold medal for highest OGPA AC& RI, Killikulam Tamilnadu Agricultural University (TNAU), Coimbatore 2020
  • Dr. H.P. Philip Award for best outstanding student in Agricultural Extension Tamilnadu Agricultural University (TNAU), Coimbatore 2020
  • National Talent Scholarship for M.Sc.(Agriculture) Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) 2019-2021