Dr. Nandini Gokte-Narkhedkar
 Ph.D. - Nematology
 Years of experience
 20 years
Contact Address
Central Institute for Cotton Research
Post Bag No. 2, Shankar Nagar PO,
Nagpur 440 010 Maharastra
Phone : 07103-275536 Fax: 07103-275529
EPABX : 09011071214/15/16/17/18


She has published nine research articles in International Journals and twenty three in National journals. She also wrote a book - Plant quarantine and genetic resources management and one technical bulletins- Nematode infested seed and planting material: Denematization and salvaging techniques. She has written around six review article in her area of research and she presented fourteen abstracts in conference/ symposia

Area of Research:

Current :

Use of Entomopathogenic nematodes for biological control of Helicoverpa armigera, cotton bollworm

Studies on plant parasitic nematodes associated with cotton

Isolation, identification and characterization of bacterial and nematode toxins produced by EPN- bacterial system

Screening of cotton germplasm against reniform and root-knot nematodes (part of NATP (Plant Biodiversity) project funded by World bank)

Studies on plant parasitic nematodes associated with cotton.


Quarantine examination of plant material under exchange for plant parasitic nematodes and taxonomic identification of nematodes intercepted.

Standardization of techniques for denematization of infected plant material from quarantine angle.

Studies to evaluate and characterize biological populations of phytoparasitic nematodes.


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