Accredited at “A++” grade (highest level as per modified criteria notified on 27.07.2017) by NAAC and Conferred “University with Potential for Excellence” status by UGC

Department :  Zoology

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Name:Dr. Satwinder Kaur Dhillon
Areas of Interest / SpecializationENTOMOLOGY
Best Ten Publications:1.SOHAL, S. K., RUP, P. J., SEHGAL, R. & KAUR, S. (2008). Activity of eleven enzymes in nymphs of Lipaphis erysimi as affected by 2, 4-D (Herbicide) treatment. Bulletin of insectology. 61(2): 239-244. 2.kAUR ,H; SOHAL,S.K.&RUP, P. J (2010). Growth and Development of Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) Larvae under the Influence of Soybean Trypsin Inhibitors. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science. 30(4):200-206 3.SOHAL,S.K. & RUCHI, S. (2011). Bioactivity of Pyrogallol (a phenolic compound) against melon fruit fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) (Tephritidae: Diptera) Phytoparasitica 39: 361-367. 4. KSHEMA, T., KAUR, M., KAUR, S., KAUR, A., KAMBOJ, S. S. & SINGH, J. (2013). Purification of Colocasia esculenta lectin and determination of its anti-insect potential towards Bactrocera cucurbitae. Journal of Environmental Biology Vol. 34 34(1) 31-36. 5. KAUR,A.P., SOHAL,S.K., KAUR, M. & SINGH, J. (2013). Monitoring Growth, Survival and Enzyme system of melon fruit fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) under the influence of affinity purified Pea lectin. Entomological Science.16:91-99. 6.SHARMA,R.& SOHAL, S. K. (2013). Exploration of Quercetin as a biopesticide against melon fruit fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) (Diptera : Tephritidae). Bulletin of Insectology 66(1):79-83. 7.SHARMA, R. & SOHAL, S. K. (2013).Toxicity of gallic acid to melon fruit fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) Diptera: Tephritidae). Archives of phytopathology and plant protection 46:2043-2050. 8.KAUR, A. P., SOHAL, S. K., KAUR, M. & SINGH, J. (2014). Assessment of anti- insect potential of partially purified pea lectin against melon fruit fly, Bactrocera cucurbitae. J. Env. Biol. 35(1):159-166. 9.KAUR, T., VASUDEV, A., SOHAL, S. K. & MANHAS, R. K. (2014). Insecticidal and growth inhibitory potential of Streptomyces hydrogenans DH 16 on major pest of India, Spodoptera litura (Fab.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) BMC Microbiology 14: 227. 10.KAUR,M.; THAKUR, K.; KAMBOJ,S.S.: KAUR, S.; KAUR, A. & SINGH, J. (2015) Assessment of Sauromatum guttatum lectin toxicity against Bactrocera cucurbitae. Journal of Environmental Biology 36:1263-1268.
Awards and Honours:Nil