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(L) Dr. B. Kharbuli

FACULTY

Name:  Prof. B. Kharbuli

Designation:  Professor

Specialization:  Animal Physiology

 

Contact Information:

Department of Zoology,
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong 793022,
Meghalaya, INDIA

Tel.: +91 364 272 2324 (work), +91 364-2221773 (home)

E-Mail: bkharbuli@hotmail.com

 

Academic Qualifications:

Degree

Year

University

B. Sc.

1976

North-Eastern Hill University

M. Sc.

1978

-do-

Ph. D.

1985

-do-

 

Memberships of academic societies, etc.:

  • Indian Society of Comparative Animal Physiology (ISCAP), India.
  • Indian Society of Cell Biologists (ISCB), India.
  • Association of Zoologists, India.
  • Indian Society for Allelopathy, Hisar, India
  • Meghalaya Science Society, Shillong, India.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Meghalaya Tourism
    Development Corporation- 2003

 

Major areas of research:

Insect-Plant interactions, Prey-Predator relationships, Faunal diversity, Bioassays of plants for their anticancer, antidiabetic and insecticidal properties. Lepidoptera survey and host plants identification. Life cycle studies, consumption and conversion efficiency studies in butterflies, moths and grasshoppers. Bioassays of native plants used traditionally by local health practitioners. Fish diversity of some rivers of the North Eastern region of India.

 

Number of M. Phil. /Ph. D. produced:

M. Phil. :

Name
&
Registration No.

Date
of declaration

Title of Thesis

Ms. Sangita Choudhury
(7102 of 1986-87)

17.08.1996

Study on the seasonal variation of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins in Rana limnocharis (Weigmann)

Ph. D. : 2

Name
&
Registration No.

Date
of
declaration

Title of Thesis

Mr. Bendang Ao
(114 of 27.05.1996)

13.12.1999

Studies on certain physiological and biochemical aspects of vision in some birds

Mr. Dainingstar Marngar
(371 of 13.04.1999)

08.04.2003

Studies on some aspects of Insect-Plant interactions

 

Number of Ph. D. students working for the degree: 9

Sl. No.

Names of research students

Status

1

Mr. D.K.B.Mukhim

Registered

2

Mr.Collins Z.Renthlei

Registered

3

Mr. Yhome R.Thepfukielie

Registered

4

Ms.Sentimenla

Registered

5

Ms.Wandalin Lyngdoh

Registered

6

Mr.Sajayma Laloo

Registered

7

Mr.Kuldip Rabha

Registered

8

Mr.Precious S. Iongwai

Registered

9

Ms.Mattilang Kharkongor

Not Registered

 

Major Research Projects undertaken:

Sl. No.

Title of the Project

Funding
Agency

Duration
(Years)

Total Grants
(Rs in lacs)

Remarks

1

Biological Control of Weeds in Meghalaya: A case study in Shillong Region.

Government of Meghalaya

1

0.06

1991, completed

2

Ecology and Biology of Rana limnocharis (Weigmann)

Government of Meghalaya

1

0.10

1992, completed

3

Information on Minor Non-Wood Forest Products and Medicinal Plants and their Selective Extraction for the State of Meghalaya and Two Hill Districts of Assam (N.C.Hills & Karbi Anglong)

NEC, Shillong

1

2.50

1995, completed

4

Atlas of Meghalaya

Government of Meghalaya

2

3.00

1995, completed

5

Establishment of the North Eastern Biodiversity Research Cell, for Biodiversity Study for the N.E.Region.

North Eastern Council

4

150.00

1998, completed

6

National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAP), Meghalaya Chapter for SSC, Meghalaya

MoEF and Kalpavriksh

2

3.50

2001,completed

7

Establishment of the North Eastern Biodiversity Research Cell, for Biodiversity Study for the N.E.Region.

North Eastern Council

5

50.00

2002 extended

8

Baseline Environmental Survey for the State of Meghalaya

DAE-DST

4

143.00

2002 ongoing

9

Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Medicinal Plants in Meghalaya

UNDP/MoEF, India/ FRLHT

5 Months

2.00

Jan-May 2003 completed

 

Publications:

National: 30
International: (None)

Updated by KharbuliB on Feb 16, 2012 12:13:31