भावाअशिप - वन आनुवंशिकी एवं वृक्ष प्रजनन संस्थान, कोयम्बटूर
ICFRE - Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding, Coimbatore
Rain Forest Research Institute, Jorhat
Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding, Coimbatore

Chemistry and Bioprospecting / Major Areas

Research Activities


Long term:

   Bioprospecting of renewable forest resources

Short term:

  Bioassay directed isolation and characterization of bioactive compounds of medicinal, therapeutic, phytoceutical, nutraceutical and biopesticidal importance and value addition.

   Development and commercialization of biopesticides; bioboosters and biocolourant through industrial collaboration.


Our research areas focus on Bioprospecting of renewable forest resources which includes

    Biopesticides : Non edible Tree borne oil based, microbial and botanical based..

    Bioboosters : Organic based biobooster

    Biocolourant : Natural colourant

    Biofuel: Bioethanol & Biobutanol

    Biodegradable containers : Chitosan based materials

    Biocure : Using medicinal plants

   Tribal development programmes and transfer of technology

    Extension and education