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     Sashi Sonkar

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - AgFE
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Nirupama Mallick
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2014 :: In progress
AddressIIT Kharagpur
Phone+91-9433679921
Emailsashisonkar@agfe.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurApplied Botany (Agricultural Biotechnology)2013
M.Sc.Presidency College, Kolkata (University of Calcutta)Botany2006
B.Sc.Vidyasagar College, Kolkata (University of Calcutta)Botany Honours2004
12Maharaja Manindra Chandra College, Kolkata (W.B.C.H.S.E.)Science2001
10St. Pauls K. G. and Day School, Kolkata (I.C.S.E.)Science1999

Research Areas
  • Algal Biofuel
  • Algal Biodiesel

Awards
  • GATE - 2011 in Life Science
  • CSIR-UGC NET (LS) in Life science - 2014
  • CBSC-UGC NET (LS) in Environmental science - 2014
  • West Bengal State Eligibility Test (SET) in Life science - 2015

Experience
  • Junior Research Scientist at Regional Centre, NAEB, MoEF, Government of India, Jadavpur University (01.06.2010 to 24.07.2011).
  • Project Assistant at Regional Centre, NAEB, MoEF, Government of India, Jadavpur University (17.02.2009 to 31.05.2010).
  • Part-time Lecturer at Taki Government College, Taki, 24 PGS. (N), West Bengal (19.09.2008 to 30.03.2009).
  • Assistant Teacher at Dum Dum Airport Hindi High School, Kolkata, West Bengal (03.01.2008 To 09.08.2008).

Teaching Experience
  • Botany(L) at Taki Government College, Taki, 24 PGS. (N), West Bengal. 19.09.2008 to 30.03.2009 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • RGNF

Papers Published in Journals
  • Scenario of Carbon dioxide level as Green House Gas in ambient air of Kolkata. by B. K. Jana, S. Jana, Sashi Sonkar, M. Majumder, P. K. Roy and A. Mazumdar SURVEY, Journal of IISWBM. Volume 49 (2010)
  • Soil Carbon and Soil Respiration Rate of Urban Forests in Lower Gangetic Plain. by J. B. Kumar, S. Biswas, Sashi Sonkar, M. Majumder, P. K. Roy and A. Mazumdar International Journal of Applied Agricultural Research. Volume 4. Issue 2. pp. 10 (2009)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Assessment of various nitrogen feeding strategies to improve lipid accumulation in microalgae for biodiesel production by Sashi Sonkar and Nirupama Mallick. International Conference on Recent Advances in Bio-energy Research. Page 99. (2015)
  • Role of Seabuckthorn in promotion of rural livelihoods in Sikkim. by Sonkar Sashi, S. Biswas, S. Dutta, M. Chatterjee and A. Mazumdar, Seabuckthorn Emerging Trends in Production to Consumption. pp. 18 (2010)
  • Forest cover area assessment of West Bengal through remote sensing and Geographical Information System (GIS). by D. Suchita, M. Majumder, Sashi Sonkar and A. Mazumdar, Change of Nature From Bibhutibhusans World to the Present Day. pp. 22 (2011)

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