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Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan

Assistant Professor, School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri

Qualification: BSc, MSc, Ph.D
daliav@am.amrita.edu
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Research Interest: : Plant Tissue Culture and Plant Biotechnology, Nanotechnology to address Climate Change

Bio

Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan currently serves as an Assistant Professor at the School of Biotechnology. She is interested in Plant Tissue Culture and Plant Biotechnology. She was awarded Ph. D. in Plant Molecular Biology from Delhi University, following which she worked as a Research Scientist at the Department of Primary Industries, VABC, Victoria, Australia. During the tenure, she was involved in the high-throughput wheat transgenesis and also ‘Field trial’ analysis of Tall Fescue, Ryegrass and White Clover transgenics. Thereafter, she worked as an Associate Prof in the Dept. of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Hindustan University, Chennai. She also worked as a Guest Faculty subsequently at the Amrita School of Biotechnology.

Publications

Journal Article

Year : 2021

Bio-synthesis, characterization and antibacterial studies of ZnO nanoparticles

Publisher : International Journal of Materials Research

Year : 2017

Green synthesized iron nanoparticles and its uptake in pennisetum glaucum — A nanonutriomics approach

Cite this Research Publication : Siji S, Njana J, Amrita PJ, Athira Raj, Dalia Vishnudasan and Manoj P K. Green Synthesized Iron Nanoparticles and its Uptake in Pennisetum glaucum - A Nanonutriomics Approach. IEEE International (Biennial) Conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy "TAP Energy 2017".

Publisher : IEEE

Year : 2008

Genetic approaches towards overcoming water deficit in plants – special emphasis on LEAs

Cite this Research Publication : P. Khurana, Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, and Chhibbar, A. K., “Genetic approaches towards overcoming water deficit in plants - special emphasis on LEAs”, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, vol. 14, pp. 277–298, 2008.

Publisher : Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants

Year : 2006

Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of mature embryos of Triticum aestivum and Triticum durum

Cite this Research Publication : D. Patnaik, Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, and Khurana, P., “Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of mature embryos of Triticum aestivum and Triticum durum”, Current Science, vol. 91, no. 3, pp. 307–317, 2006.

Publisher : Current Science

Year : 2005

New paradigms towards appraising plant parasitic nematodes infestation with special emphasis on Cereal Cyst Nematode (Heterodera avenae)

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan and Khurana, P., “New paradigms towards appraising plant parasitic nematodes infestation with special emphasis on Cereal Cyst Nematode (Heterodera avenae)”, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants. , vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 33-50, 2005.

Publisher : Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants.

Year : 2005

Assessment of Nematode Resistance in Wheat Transgenic Plants Expressing Potato Proteinase Inhibitor (PIN2) Gene

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, Tripathi, M. N., Rao, U., and Khurana, P., “Assessment of Nematode Resistance in Wheat Transgenic Plants Expressing Potato Proteinase Inhibitor (PIN2) Gene”, Transgenic Research, vol. 14, pp. 665–675, 2005.

Publisher : Transgenic Research

Conference Proceedings

Year : 2020

Drought stress amelioration in plants using green synthesised iron oxide nanoparticles

Cite this Research Publication : Sreelakshmi B., S.Induja, P.P.Adarsh, H.L.Rahul, S.M.Arya, S.Aswana, R.Haripriya, B.R.Aswathy, P.K.Manoj, DaliaVishnudasan. Drought stress amelioration in plants using green synthesised iron oxide nanoparticles. Materials Today: Proceedings, 2020.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.05.801.

Publisher : Materials Today: Proceedings

Year : 2020

Climate change triggered floods and its effect on soil profile of Kerala

Cite this Research Publication : Anil S. Menon, Renjitha R. Nair, Parvathy Devi S. B., Satram Dayamai Sai, and Dalia Vishnudasan. Climate change triggered floods and its effect on soil profile of Kerala AIP Conference Proceedings 2287, 020005 (2020);

Publisher : AIP Conference Proceedings

Year : 2015

Wheat biotechnology for herbicide resistance

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan and Khurana, P., “Wheat biotechnology for herbicide resistance”, Souvenir issue of National Binennial Conference, ISWS . Dept. Agronomy and Agrometerology, PAU, Ludhiana, pp. 7 -15, 2015.

Publisher : Souvenir issue of National Binennial Conference, ISWS

Year : 2004

Regeneration and genetic transformation studies in Indian bread, pasta and emmer wheats

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, Khurana, P., Akella, M., Patnaik, D., Archana, C., and Vikrant, S., “Regeneration and genetic transformation studies in Indian bread, pasta and emmer wheats”, Proceedings of the IInd International Group Meeting on "Wheat Technologies for Warmer Areas". Ludhiana, India. , pp. 152- 157, 2004.

Publisher : Proceedings of the IInd International Group Meeting on "Wheat Technologies for Warmer Areas", Ludhiana, India

Patents

Year : 2009

Method of Producing Transgenic Graminaceous Cells and Plants (U.S.)

Cite this Research Publication : C. M. Ramage, Spangenberg, G., and Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, “Method of Producing Transgenic Graminaceous Cells and Plants (U.S.)”, 2009.

Publisher : Molecular Plant Breeding

Year : 2009

Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (China)

Cite this Research Publication : C. M. Ramage, Spangenberg, G., and Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, “Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (China)”, 2009.

Publisher : Molecular Plant Breeding

Year : 2007

Metodos para producir celulas y plantas gramineas transgenicas (Argentina)

Cite this Research Publication : C. M. Ramage, Spangenberg, G., and Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, “Metodos para producir celulas y plantas gramineas transgenicas (Argentina)”, 2007.

Publisher : Molecular Plant Breeding

Year : 2007

Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (Europe)

Cite this Research Publication : C. M. Ramage, Spangenberg, G., and Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, “Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (Europe)”, 2007.

Publisher : Molecular Plant Breeding

Year : 2006

Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (Australia)

Cite this Research Publication : C. M. Ramage, Spangenberg, G., and Dr. Dalia Vishnudasan, “Method of producing transgenic graminaceous cells and plants (Australia)”, 2006.

Publisher : Molecular Plant Breeding

Education
Qualification Department College
Ph. D. Plant Molecular Biology Department of Plant Molecular Biology Delhi University (South Campus).
M. Sc. Biotechnology Department of Biotechnology Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, Kerala.
B. Sc. Zoology (Main) Department of Zoology All Saints’ College, Kerala.
Awards and Scholarships
  • CSIR – National Eligibility Test (NET) (1997).
Teaching
  • BIO517/ Plant Biotechnology/ 3 Credits/ M.Sc. Biotechnology / Semester 2
  • MIC317/Environmental & Agricultural Microbiology/3 Credits/ B.Sc. Microbiology/Semester 5
  • MIC301/Microbial Ecology, Diversity and Classification/3 Credits/B.Sc. Microbiology/Semester 5
  • MIC509/Environmental & Agricultural Microbiology/3 Credits/M.Sc. Microbiology/Semester 3
  • Genetic Engineering Lab
    All Labs are connected to Amrita Virtual Labs
  • BIO100 PRINCIPLES OF ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION
  • BIO223 PLANT BIOLOGY
  • BIO386 GENETIC ENGINEERING LAB
  • MIC317 ENVIRONMENTAL & AGRICULTURAL MICROBIOLOGY
  • BIO488 Cell and Molecular Biology -Lab
  • BIO481 Recombinant DNA Technology – Lab
  • MIC509 Environmental & Agricultural Microbiology
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