​Department of Sericulture

 

FACULTY LIST

  • Dr. Manjula A C M.Sc., PhD.,
    Associate Professor and Head
  • Dr.Shivashankarappa L H M.Sc., M.Phil.,Ph D.,
    Associate Professor
  • C R Francis
    Associate Professor (Deputed to E-Governance, Higher Education)

COMBINATIONS OFFERED

  • Biochemistry, genetics &Sericultur
  • Biochemistry, Sericulture &Biotechnology
  • Chemistry, Botany & Sericulture

Department activities:
(a) Regular extension education activities carried out-visit to villages-For student – farmer interaction.
(b) Visit to Research Institution, for students – scientist interaction.
(c) Annual study tours-Visiting the Places of sericulture importance.

  • Research Institutes.
  • Training centers.
  • Grainages.
  • Cocoon Markets.
  • Silk Exchanges.
  • Technical Service Centers
  • Regional extension Centers.

Infrastructure

  • Mulberry garden
  • Rearing House
  • Two laboratory
  • Department Library-600 Books
  • Multi-end Reeling Machine

Results: 2005-11

Class

Result percentage

I B.Sc.,

100

II B.Sc.,

100

IIIB.Sc.,

100

 

FACULTY PROFILE
Dr.A.C.MANJULA M.Sc., PhD.,
Associate Professor and Head
PUBLICATIONS

  1. Age and sex dependant alterations in protein and esterase isozymes in a Bivoltine strain of silkworm, Bombyxmori (Lepidoptera) Biochemical archieves.Vol.9, 241-251,1993 USA.
  2. Biochemical differences among some selected lines of two different voltaic Races of Bombyxmori. J.ent.Res.18 (1), 53-60 (1994).
  3. Sex specific esterases in the pupalhaemolymph of tasar silkworm              AntheraeaMylittaDJ, MendalVol. 10(1), 33-35,1993.
  4. Sex specific alkaline and acid phosphatase isozymes in Antheraeamylitta Proc. On Cytol& Genet. 3: 199-201 (1992)
  5. Evolution of superior variety of Bombyxmori L. hybridization and   Selection.Proc. Conf.On Cytol& Genet. 3: 172-176 (1992).
  6. Evaluation of heat  stable proteins, total soluble proteins and antimicrobial  properties of  Costuspictus D. Don The Bioscan5(1):169-170,2010.
  7. Antimicrobial activity of protein extractions of selected mulberry varieties     The Bioscan 5(4):649- 650.2010.
  8. Screeening of antimicrobial activity of total soluble protein of mulberry  varieties  International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research  Vol.3(2),2011.
 PAPERS PRESENTED
  1. 3RD All India conference on cytology and genetic held at Nagpur University, Nagpur in 1992.
  2. 4th All India Conference on cytology and genetics held at KSSDI, Thalaghattapura, Bangalore 1994.
  3. National Symposia on environmental Biotechnology sponsored by UGC at Bharathi Vidyapeeth, Sangli (M.S) 0n 27th and 28th Feb.1999.
  4. Biochemical changes during embryonic and post embryonic development in a bivoltine strain of Silkworm,Bombyx mori Linn.The National Symposium, Department of Biotechnology and Zoology, V.V.Puram College, 21st Feb.to 23rd 2008.
  5. Evaluation of heat stable proteins, total soluble proteins and antimicrobial properties of Costus pictus D. Don 4th Global summith an auromatic and medicinal plants 1st Dec to 5th dec,2009 at Kuching,Malasia.
  6. Open Lecture Series in Basic Science-2013.V.VPuram College of Science and Technology Academy,DST Govt.of Karnataka,Bangalore,March 13,2013.
  7. Science Academies Lecture workshop on Microbial Genomics, Maharani’s Science College for Women,Bangalore,19th and 20th September.
TRAINING
  1. H.R.D.Training program at AIM INSITES Mangalore on 3rd Nov to 13th Nov 2004 and awarded the Diploma Certificate.
  2. Student Councilling Training program at NIMHANS, Bangalore 18th Dec –24th Dec 2005

Dr.L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA M.Sc., M.Phil.,Ph D.,
Associate Professor
PUBLICATIONS
  1. Effect of Diflubenzuron on the reproduction of the Uzi fly, Exoristasorbillans (=E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae). L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU.Sericologia (France), 1995,35(4) 763-766.
  2. Application of Diflubenzuron to control the Uzi fly, Exoristasorbillance (= E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae)  L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU.  Sericologia (France), 1995. 35(4) 755-758.
  3. Application of Diflubenzuron in aqueous form to induce sterility in the Uzi   fly, Exoristasorbillans– feasibility study.   L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA &H.P.PUTTARAJU  Pers. Cytol. Genet.Vol.8 (India), 1998. 38(1) 85-89.
  4. A comparative study on the effects of DFB, BHC and DDT on the Uzi fly, Exoristasorbillans (= E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae) L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU   Sericologia (France), 1998. 38 (1) 85-89
  5. Effect of Diflubenzuron on the ovarian development of the Uzi fly, Exoristasorbillans (= E.bombysis)(Diptera: Tachinidae) L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU   J.mendal (India), 1994,11(3-4) 101-102.
  6. BesegeyelliReshmehuluSakanike H.P.PUTTARAJU & L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA Proc. Problems and prospects of Sericulture in Andrapradesh 1995.78-79.(Telugu).
  7. Antimicrobial activity of protein extractions of selected mulberry varieties    A.C.MANJULA, L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & SHUBHA. The Bioscan 5(4):649-    650.2010.
LIST OF RESEARCH PAPERS
  1. Effect of Diflubenzuron on the reproduction of the Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillans (=E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae).L.H.SAHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU.Sericologia (France), 1995,35(4) 763-766.
  2. Application of Diflubenzuron to control the Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillance(= E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae) L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU. Sericologia (France), 1995. 35(4) 755-758.
  3. Application of Diflubenzuron in aqueous form to induce sterility in the Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillans – feasibility study.L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU Pers. Cytol. Genet. Vol.8 (India), 1998. 38(1) 85-89.
  4. A comparative study on the effects of DFB, BHC and DDT on the Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillans (= E.bombysis) (Diptera: Tachinidae) L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU Sericologia (France), 1998. 38 (1) 85-89.
  5. Effect of Diflubenzuron on the ovarian development of the Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillans (= E.bombysis)(Diptera: Tachinidae) L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & H.P.PUTTARAJU J.mendal (India), 1994,11(3-4) 101-102.
  6. Besegeyelli Reshme hulu Sakanike H.P.PUTTARAJU & L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA Proc. Problems and prospects of Sericulture in Andrapradesh 1995.78-79. (Telugu).
  7. Antimicrobial activity of protein extractions of selected mulberry varieties A.C.MANJULA, L.H.SHIVASHANKARAPPA & SHUBHA. The Bioscan 5(4):649- 650.2010.

PAPERS PRESENTED
  1. Effect of Dimilin on the ovarian development of the Uzi fly, Exorista bombycis Louis (Diptera: Tachinidae). XVI All India Cell Biology Conference and Symposia, Jan.1-3, 1993, BHU, Varanasi.
  2. A new approach to induce sterility in the Uzi fly,E.sorbillansWied. 8th All India Congress of Cytology and Genetics, Oct. 10-13,1993 Berhampur University, Berhampur.
  3. Cytotoxic effects of alkylating agent Thio-tepa on the meiotic cells of the Uzi fly, Exoristasorbillans. XVIII All Indian cell Biology Conference & Symposia,    Feb.13-15, 1995, National Botanical Research Institute, Luck now.
  4. Rearing in summer.Problems and prospects of sericulture in Andrapradesh, Tirupathi, 1995.
  5. Eighth All India Conference on Cytology and Genetics Jan. 23-25,2001,Centre for Applied Genetics, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
  6. Workshop on Cytogenetic Techniques 7th & 8th March 2003,Department of studies and Research in Zoology, Centre For Applied Genetics, Bangalore Univesity, Bangalore.
  7. Efect of Diflubenzuron on Embryogenesis of Uzi fly, Exorista sorbillans (Diptera: Tachinidae) XXVII All India Cell Biology, Conference and International Symposium, Institute of Bioinfermatics and Biotechnology and Zoology Department, Pune. 7th to 10th Jan 2004.
  8. UGC Sponsored Workshop for Teachers on Career Orientation A Personality Development Approach 19th to 21st August 2004.
  9. Biochemical changes during embryonic and post embryonic development in a bivoltine strain of Silkworm,Bombyx mori Linn.The National Symposium, Department of Biotechnology and Zoology, V.V.Puram College, 21st Feb.to 23rd 2008.
  10. Open Lecture Series in Basic Science-2013.V.VPuram College of Science and Technology Academy,DST Govt.of Karnataka,Bangalore,March 13,2013.
  11. Science Academies Lecture workshop on Microbial Genomics,Maharani’s Science College for Women,Bangalore,19th and 20th September 2013.