Ongoing Research Projects / Schemes

Sl.No

Title of the Research Project / Scheme

Budget
(Rs. In lakhs)

Funding Agency

Principal Investigator

1.

Venture Capital Scheme: Production and Sale of TNAU Coconut Tonic and Crop Boosters

105.14

TNAU

Dr. P. Jeyakumar
Dr. R. Sivakumar

2.

UGC- SAP: Special Assistance Programme (SAP)- Departmental Research Support- Level 1

48.50

UGC

Dr. C. Vijayalakshmi
Dr. P. Jeyakumar

3.

DST- FIST: Fund for improvement of S & T infrastructure (FIST) in higher educational institutions

57.00

DST

Professor and Head

4.

Oxidative stress tolerance to develop saline tolerant lines through screening of EMS rice mutants

10.70

UGC

Dr. P. Boominathan

5.

Shelf life and quality improvement in banana and mango fruits using 1- methyl cyclo propene (1-MCP) technology 

11.25

UGC

Dr. P. Jeyakumar

6.

Physiological and molecular characterization of Soybean genotypes under phosphorus stress

11.05

UGC

Dr. S. Vincent

7.

Marker Assisted Introgression of QTLs controlling heat tolerance related traits into elite rice genotypes of  Tamil Nadu for adaptation to climate change

37.09

DBT

Dr. D.Vijayalakshmi

8.

Postharvest physiological changes in tomato, banana and papaya due to Fluopyram and Tebuconazole

8.06

Bayer CropScience

Dr. P. Jeyakumar

9.

Evaluation of bio-efficacy and phytotoxicity of Ethrel 39% SL for leaf fall and consequently better flowering  and fruiting in grapes

4.54

Bayer CropScience

Dr. D. Durgadevi

10.

Physiological evaluation of Rice (Arize) hybrids for high yield under drought condition  and fruiting in grapes

11.81

Bayer Bioscience

Dr. A. Senthil

11.

Studies on the performance of different 1-MCP formulations on Physiological aspects, growth and yield of rice

33.49

AgroFresh

Dr. P. Boominathan

12.

Study to evaluate the impact of PGR products on paddy, sugarcane and tomato

8.06

EID Parry

Dr. R. Sivakumar