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Scientist Profile

Dr. S K Das
B.V.Sc & AH, M.V.Sc., PhD
Principal Scientist,
IVRI Pune,

Mobile No.: 09637483179

Field of Specialization Livestock Production and Management with special reference to adaptation strategies of cattle, buffalo, pig and rabbit towards climate change impact. Total Research Papers 80
No. Patents Granted / Filed 0 Total No. of Book / Manual 22
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 0 No. of PhD Student Guided 0
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student 0 Present Numberof PhD Student 0

Top 10 Research Papers

  • Das S. K. and Singh N. P. (2014). Adaptation of dairy cattle towards climate change by improved housing and management. Ind. J. Anim. Sc., 84 (9): 1027-1028.
  • Das Anup, Munda G. C., Azad Thakur N. S., Lal B., Ghosh P. K., Nachan S. V., Bujarbaruah K. M. , Yadav R. K., Mahapatra B. K., Das S. K. and Dutta K. K. (2013). Integrated agricultural development in high altitude tribal areas, a participatory watershed programme in the Eastern Indian Himalaya. Outlook on Agriculture, UK, 42 (2): 141-144.
  • Das S. K., Yadav B, P. S, Barari S. K. and Dey A. (2010). Growth performance of Jamunapari goats under the agro climatic condition of Bihar. Ind. J. Anim. Sc., 80 (2): 183-184.
  • Das S. K. and Bardoloi R. K. (2008). Study on the factors affecting carcass traits of broiler rabbit in Eastern Himalayan Region of India. World Rabbit Science, Italy. 16 (2): 107-110.
  • Kumaresan A. ,Bujarbaruah K.M, Das S.K., Pathak K. A. and Das A. (2007). Performance of pigs reared under traditional tribal low input production system and chemical composition of non-conventional tropical plants used as pig feed. Livestock Science, Netherland 107, (2-3) : 294 – 298.
  • Das S. K., Das A. and Bujarbarua K.M. (2005). Study on the comparative performances of different breeds of broiler rabbit in different generation under the agro climatic condition of Meghalaya. Ind. J. Anim. Res., 39 (2): 92 – 96.
  • Das S. K. , Sarker A. B., Bujarbarua K. M., Yadav B. P. S. and Verma N. D. (2005). Effect of housing, floor space and breed on growth and feeding of broiler rabbits. Ind. Vet. J., 82 (2): 227 – 228.
  • Das S. K. and Bujarbaruah K. M. (1996). Effect of flavomycin on the performance of grower crossbred pigs. Ind. Vet J., 73 (8): 700 – 702.
  • Das S. K. and Bujarbaruah K.M. (1994). Effect of chelated amino acids on growth rate of pigs Ind. Vet J., 71 (12): 1255 –1256.
  • Das S. K., Kumar P, Singh D. and Singh K. (1994). Effect of water restriction on thermoregulatory responses in buck. Ind. J. Anim. Sc., 64 (8): 899- 901.

Technologies Developed

  • Development of upgraded pig with 87.5 % Hampshire inheritance
  • Package of production for pig rearing
  • Package of practices for rabbit production
  • Fur skin processing
  • Development of black rabbit through diallel crossing

Awards

  • National Fellow of Animal Production and Management (FNAPM) in 2015 by President of ISAPM.
  • Oral presentation (research paper) award in National Seminar and Annual Conference of ISSGPU at Mahabaleswar in 2014 by General Secretary of Organising Committee.
  • Best oral presentation (research paper) award in National Seminar at CIRG in 2009 by President of MOBILIZATION Society.
  • Merit Scholarship in MVSc by Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya in 1987.
  • National Scholarship by Ministry of Education and Culture, Govt of India for securing 104 th rank in Madhyamik Pariksha in 1980.

Membership

  • Life Member of Indian Society for Animal Production and Management (ISAPM)
  • Life Member of Association for Coastal Agricultural Research (ACAR)
  • Life Member of Indian Society for Sheep and Goat production and utilization (ISSGPU)
  • Life Member of Agricultural Research Service Scientist Forum (ARSSF)
  • Life member of Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhan Samiti

Ongoing Projects

  • Field evaluation and validation of user friendly technologies