B. Sadhana

Assistant Professor

  • Name:

    Sadhana

  • Qualification:

    M.Sc., M.Phil., ADAB., Ph.D.

  • Email:

    sadhanakarthik2004@yahoo.co.in

  • Date of Join: 2013-12-21

Publications

  • Dr. Santhaguru, K. and Sadhana, B. 2000.Vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizal status of Acacia species from Madurai district. Annals of Forestry, 8(2):266-269. [015730].
  • Sadhana , B. and Panneerselvam, N.2011. Isolation , Evaluation and mass production of Arbuscular Mycorrhiza( AM) from two legume species.Int. Journal of Plant Developmental Sciences, 3(1&2):75-80.
  • Sadhana , B. and Panneerselvam, N. 2011. Pesticidal Effect on Rice Field Cyanobacteria in Perambalur, Tamil Nadu. Int. Journal of Plant Developmental Sciences,3(3&4):259-263.
  • Sadhana, B. and Panneerselvam, N. 2012. Dual inoculation of Rhizobium and AM fungi on the cowpea under green house condition. Journal of Basic and Applied Biology, 6: 55-57.
  • Sadhana Karthikeyan, 2013. Interaction between drought stress and Glomus mosseae on the growth of Acacia nilotica (L) Del. Zenith International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 3(8):164-172.(Impact factor: 0.675).
  • Bhuvaneswari, N. and Sadhana, B.2014. Arbuscular mycorrhizal status if non-leguminous plants. Indian journal of Advances in Plant Research (IJAPR), 1(2):31-38.
  • B.Sadhana, 2014.Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) as a Biofertilizer- a Review. Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 3(4): 384-400. (Impact factor: 1.594).
  • B. Sadhana, 2014. Corals of Andaman Nicobar Islands. Int. J. Adv.Res. Biol.Sci. 1(9): (2014): 157?158. (Impact Factor: 0.653).
  • B. Sadhana, 2014. FTIR - technique for harvested seeds of chickpea and cowpea plants grown under Rhizobium and AM fungi inoculated condition. Int. J. Adv.Res. Biol.Sci. 1(9): 214?222. (Impact Factor: 0.653).
  • Dr. B. Sadhana, 2014. Interaction effect of Rhizobium, AM fungi and drought stress on Chickpea. Asian Journal of Science and technology. 5(12): 819-827. ISSN: 0976-3376 (IC Value: 4.81).
  • Dr. B. Sadhana and J.S. Saranya, 2015.Isolation and characterization of soil bacteria from the petrol pump station of Madurai town, International Journal in Physical and Applied Sciences,02(03):60-71.ISSN: 2394-5710-(IF:2.871).
  • Dr. B. Sadhana, 2015. Interaction effect of AM fungi, Rhizobium and drought stress on the nutritional efficacy of cowpea grown under green house condition. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 5(4). ISSN: 2249-555X- 31-32.(IF: 3.6241).
  • Dr.B.Sadhana, 2015.Mass production of AM fungal inoculum by soil based pot culture. Int. J. Adv.Res. Biol.Sci. 2(8): 129?133. (Impact Factor: 1.168).
  • Dr.B.Sadhana, 2015.Interaction effect of AM fungi and salt stress on the growth of Curcuma longa L. grown under green house condition, Proceedings of the 2nd International conference on Agriculture and Forestry, 10-12 June,2015,Colombo, Srilanka,Vol.1:113-116.
  • B.Sadhana,2015 Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungal diversity in coastal region of Manapaadu near Tiruchendur, Tamil Nadu, Int. J. Pure App. Biosci. 3 (6): 226-236.( ISSN: 2320 ? 7051).
  • Dr.B.Sadhana,2016.A bird?s eye view on E-learning and E-content preparation, Proceedings of the NAAC sponsored National Seminar on Benchmarks for Excellance in Teaching and Evaluation, April 1& 2nd ,Organised by IQAC, Thiagarajar College, Madurai.pp:102-104.
  • Dr.B.Sadhana and R.Hema Malini, 2018. FTIR Analysis for harvested Oyster Mushroom, TEJAS Thiagarajar College Journal ISSN (Online):2456-4044 June2018, Vol 3(2), PP 49-61

  • Conference/Workshop Attended

  • Participated in the National Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights Present Necessities And Responsibilities on 9 DEC, 2002 at Bharathidasan University, Trichy, Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated in the International Scientist Meet on the Marvels in Life Science on 6 & 7 Jan,2003 at Ponnaiyah Ramajayam College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu .
  • Participated in the National Conference on Recent Trends in Plant Biotechnology (sponsored by UGC) on 17 -19 July,2003 at Lady Doak College, Madurai,Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated in the Seminar on Funding Schemes of the Department of Science &Technology for Promotions of Research and Strengthening of Scientific infra structure in colleges on 16.11.03 at Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated in the Seminar on The Role of Research and Publication in Higher Education on 10th January, 2004 at Cauvery College for Women, Trichy, Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated Inter Collegiate Green Wave Celebrations on 13th and 14th Aug, 2010, at Lady Doak College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated in the two days workshop on Biostatistics and introduction to statistical Computing on 13th and 14th October, 2010, conducted by Thiagarajar College, Madurai and ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated and Presented a paper-General view on Arbuscular mycorrhizae in the International Symposium on Environmental Risk Assessment,2011?on 17 -19 October,2011organized by Unit of toxicology, Dept. of Zoology, School of Life Sciences, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
  • Participated and presented a paper on Study of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Coastal Region of Havelock Island, Andaman Nicobar Islands at the International Conference on Science, Society and Sustainability held on 11-13 January,2012. at Lady Doak College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, INDIA.
  • Participated in the One day workshop on Research Philosophies and Methods held under the direction of Dr. A. Raman, Charles Sturt University, Orange, NSW2800, Australia on 12th January, 2012.
  • Participated and presented a paper on ?Dual Inoculation of Rhizobium and AM Fungi on the growth of cowpea under green house condition? in the National Seminar on ?Herbal Wealth- Traditions and new Approaches? Organized by Department of Botany, Nesamony Memorial Christian College, Marthandam on 27th and 28th January,2012.
  • Participated two days UGC Sponsored National Workshop (STP) on Research Methodology on 2nd and 3rd February, 2012 organized by University Grant Commission Academic Staff College of Pondicherry University (A Central University), Puducherry, India.
  • Participated one day state level seminar on Emerging Trends in Plant Sciences (Sponsored by UGC-New Delhi) on 7th Feb, 2012 organized by Dept. of Botany, The Madura College, Madurai.
  • Participated one day workshop on Basics of Bioinformatics on 20th March 2012 organized by Department of Botany, Thiagarajar College, Madurai.
  • Participated one day workshop on REFORMATION IN EXAMINATION SYSTEMS (Under UGC-UG Development Scheme) on 22nd March 2012 organized by Thiagarajar College.
  • Participated one day Training Program on Enhancement of Internal Quality organized by NAAC - IQAC of Thiagarajar College.
  • Participated two days Orientation Program for Newly recruited Teachers organized by NAAC - IQAC of Thiagarajar College on 02.12.13 & 03.12.2013.
  • Participated and presented a paper on Interaction effect of Am fungi, Rhizobium and drought stress on chickpea in the International Conference on Biodiversity, Bioresources and Biotechnology Organised by Association for the Advancement of Biodiversity Science, Society for Applied Biotechnology, Imperial Scientific Publishing, held on 30th and 31st January, 2014 at Mysore.
  • Participated two days Faculty induction and improvement program (FIIP) for newly recruited faculty members organized by NAAC-IQAC of Thiagarajar College on 01.03,2014 & 02.03.2014.
  • Participated 72nd Orientation Program organised by Academic Staff College, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai on 17.12.2014 to 13.01.2015 for 24 days.
  • Participated two days workshop on Carbon neutrality and sustainability Reporting organised by Centre for Environmental Studies, Lady Doak College, Madurai on 20.02.2015 & 21.02.2015.
  • Participated One day Faculty Development Programme on Student Psychology and Emotional Intelligence organised by the Women Study centre on 24.02.2015.
  • Participated and presented research paper on Interaction effect of AM fungi, Rhizobium and drought stress on the nutritional efficacy of cowpea grown under green house condition in the National Conference organised by School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India held on 27th & 28th February,2015.
  • . Participated in the National Conference on Recent Advances in Industrial Biotechnological skills Development organised by PG and Research Department of Botany, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India held on 30th & 31stMarch,2015.
  • Participated and presented research paper on Interaction effect of AM fungi and salt stress on the growth of Curcuma longa L. grown under green house condition in International conference organised by TIIKMS- The International Institute of Knowledge Management, at Colombo, Sri lanka on 10th June to 12th June, 2015.
  • . Participated and presented research paper on Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungal diversity in coastal region of Manapaadu near Tiruchendur, Tamil Nadu in National conference on Recent trends in Modern Biology & 47thAqua-Terr Annual Conference organised by School of Biological sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai held on 27th & 28th Feb, 2016.
  • Participated as resource person (Plastic awareness)in One day Extension Activity held in Koothiarkundu, Madurai on 04.03.2016.
  • Participated and presented research paper on Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungal diversity in coastal region of Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu in National conference on Emerging trends in Plant Science organised by Department of Plant science, Bharathidasn University,Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India. held on 10th March, 2016.
  • Participated and presented paper on A birds eye view on E-learning and E-Content preparation in NAAC-Sponsored National conference on Benchmarks for Excellence in Teaching and Evaluation organised byIQAC of Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. held on 1st and 2nd April, 2016.
  • Participated and presented research paper on Influence of AM fungal effect on the growth of Curcuma longa under saline condition in UGC-Sponsored International conference on Challenges and Opportunities in Life Sciences organised by Department of Zoology, Sri Meenakshi Government Arts College for Women, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. held on 5th and 6th April, 2016.
  • Participated three days workshop on Environmental Risk Assessment organised by Centre for Environmental Studies, Lady Doak College, Madurai on 21.7.2016 - 23.07.2016.
  • Participated as resource person (Bio-fertilizers)in One day Extension Activity held in Kottaimedu, Madurai on 02.03.2017.
  • Participated as resource person in two days workshop on Biological Techniques organised by Post Graduate and Research Department of Botany, Thiagarajar college, Madurai on 09.03.2107 & 10.03.2017.
  • Participated one day workshop on "Reformation and Innovations in Evaluation" organised by Office of the Controller of Examinations, Thiagarajar College, Madurai. on 13.03.2017.
  • Participated One day Workshop on "IPR and Innovations" organised by Research committee of Thiagarajar College, Madurai on 14.03.2017.
  • Participated and presented paper on "Women's approach in smart city development" in National Seminar on "Gender challenges in smart cities: Interventions and Innovations through cyberspace and ICT" organised by Women's Study Centre, Thiagarajar College, Madurai-625009. on 29.03.2017.
  • Participated and presented paper on “FTIR-analysis for mushroom biomass ” in DST-SERB Sponsored International conference on “Functional materials” organised by Department of Chemistry, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. held on 7th and 8th September, 2017.
  • Participated Refresher Course in Life Sciences organised by UGC-Ministry of Human Resource Development (old Academic Staff College), Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai on 09.03.2018 to 29.03.2018 for 21 days.
  • Participated as resource person (Bio-fertilizers)in One day Extension Activity held in Sakkudi, Madurai on 11.02.2019.
  • Participated and presented paper on “Different biodegradable substrates on the nutritional efficiency of Oyster mushroom” in Sponsored International conference on “” organised by Department of Mathematics, Physics and Zoology, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. held on 12th and 13th February, 2019.
  • 40. Participated in the One day Workshop on “Digital Learning and Evaluation through Web Resources” organized by Office of the controller of Examination and IQAC, Thiagarajar College, Madurai held on 27th February,2019.

  • Books Published

    Book

  • Sadhana, B. and Panneerselvam, N. 2012. Arbuscular mycorrhizae and its mass production, Lap-Lambert Publishers, Germany.pp-1-84 pages. ISBN:10-3848433869; ISBN: 13-978-3-8484-3386-5.
  • Sadhana Balasubramanian, 2014. Interaction studies of Biofertilizers, Lap-Lambert Publishers, Germany, pp.1-329. ISBN: 10: 3659509574; ISBN: 13: 978-3659509575.
      Book chapter
    1. B. Sadhana*, P. K. Monica and S. Siva Sankari, 2016. AM fungal effect on the growth of selective dicot and monocot plants, Microbial-mediated induced systemic resistance in plants, Volume Editor(s): Dr. Devendra Kumar Choudhary & Dr. Ajit Varma.Springer verlag-publications.ISBN: 978-981-10-0388-2.
    2. B. Sadhana* and S. Muthulakshmi,2017. Influence of AM Fungal Effect and salinity on Curcuma longa , Probiotics and Plant Health, Editor(s) name(s): Dr. Vivek Kumar, Dr. Manoj Kumar, Dr. Shivesh Sharma, and Dr. Ram Prasad., ISBN 978-981-10-3473-2.

  • Lectures

    • Working History

    • lecturer

      8 months

      Dept.of Microbiology, Muthayammal College of Arts & Science, Kakaveri, Rasipuram, Tamil Nadu

    • Teaching Assistant

      18 days

      Dept.of Botany(Spl-in Microbiology), Lady Doak College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

    • Lecturer, Head

      5 years

      Dept. of Microbiology, Bio technology & Bio informatics; Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College Of Arts & S

    • Teaching Assistant

      3 years, 6 months

      Dept. of Botany, Thiagarajar college (Autonomous),Madurai, Tamil Nadu.

    Abroad

  • Visited Srilanka-Colombo:International Conference Participation and presented research paper on ?Interaction effect of AM fungi and salt stress on the growth of Curcuma longa L. grown under green house condition? organised by TIIKMS- The International Institute of Knowledge Management, at Colombo, Sri lanka on 10th June to 12th June, 2015.

  • Awards / Recognitions

  • Received Prof. S. KRISHNAN ENDOWMENT Prize for General Proficiency in Botany ( P.G. BOTANY )- Madura College, Madurai.
  • Recognition of Research Guide - BOTANY- Guideship No: 1507-from Madurai Kamaraj University,Madurai,2016.

  • Event Organised

  • Worked as a Organizing Secretary for the State Level Seminar on Recent Trends on Biological Sciences conducted on FEB 19 -21,2003 at Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Arts And Science for Women, Perambalur,Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as a convenor for the workshop on Genomics And Proteomics conducted on FEB 23rd ? 26th,2004 at Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College, Perambalur, Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as Organizing Secretary for the State Level Intercollegiate students seminar on Environmental disasters-effect and management held on 21st Feb, 2014, at Thiagarajar College (Autonomous), Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as Organizing Secretary for the State Level Intercollegiate students seminar on “Advances in conservation Biology” held on 23rd Jan, 2018, at Thiagarajar College (Autonomous), Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • 5. Worked as Worked as Organizing Secretary for the State Level Hands On Training Programme on “Organic and Terrace Gardening” held on 7th March, 2018, at PG and Research Department of Botany, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as Organizing Secretary for the Training Workshop on “Mushroom Cultivation Technique and Mushroom Recipe” held on 5th October, 2018, at PG and Research Department of Botany, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • 7. Worked as Organizing Secretary for the Hands on Training Programme on “Herbal Gardening” held on 8th October, 2018, at PG and Research Department of Botany, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as Organising Secretary for the 5S-DAY celebrations-Inter Departmental 5S-EXPO programme held on 15th February,2019, at PG and Research Department of Botany, Thiagarajar College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.

  • Achievements

  • Selected as Internal Auditor for ISO 9001-2000 From 2003-2004;at Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College, Perambalur, Tamil Nadu.
  • National Eligibility Test for Lecturership/Assistant Professorship in Microbiology(Agriculture)-1998-ASRB-ICAR,New Delhi.

  • Ph.D Guidelines




    Scholar name Research area Status Year
    S. Bagampriyal Heavy metals impact on Cyanobacteria Pursuing 2017
    C.Selvaganesh medicinal importance of Jamun Pursuing 2017
    O.Muthurakku Biofertilizers-Blue green algae registered 2018

    Sponserd Research




    Title Agency Responsibility Status
    Arbuscular Mycorrhizal status of Non-leguminous plants Studentship under Star College Scheme of the Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi UG Student Project guide Completed
    Stimulation of nutrient mobilization in coastal plants by AM fungi under saline condition UGC-MRP Principal Investigator Completed

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