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Member Profile

Academic Level
PhD
Position
Division Chief
Working Sector
Research Institute
Highest Degree
Ph. D.
Discipline
Life Sciences: Botany
Reseach Topic
muga, eri sericulture
Publications

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS:

SCI/REFERRED JOURNALS:

1. Sarmah M.C., Chutia M., Neog K., Das R., Rajkhowa G., Gogoi S.N. (2011) Evaluation of promising castor genotype in term of agronomical and yield attributing traits, biochemical properties and rearing performance of eri silkworm, Samia ricini (Donovan) Industrial Crops and Products 34:1439– 1446 [IF 2.507].
2. Debaraj Y., Sarmah M.C. and Ravichandan R.(2011) Improved Platform rearing for eri silkworm rearing. Munis Entomology and Zoology (Accepted).
3. Sarmah M.C. (2011) Eri pupa: a delectable dish of North East India. Current Science, Vol. 100, No.3, 10 [IF 0.897].
4. Sarmah M.C. and Barah, A (2011) Vegetative propagation of kesseru- An ITK approach. Indian Silk Vol. 1. 49(old), No.10, 16-17.
5. Sarmah M.C., Rahman S.A.S. and Barah A. (2010) Traditional terminologies in muga and eri culture Ind. J. Traditional Knowledge 9(3) 448-452. [IF 0.232]
6. Sarkar B.N. and Sarmah M.C (2010) Seasonal variation of grainage characters in seed production of eri silkworm, Samia ricini (Donovan). Indian J. Seri. 49(1), 88-91.
7. Das, K., Das R.,.Sarmah M.C, Sarkar B.N. and Ghose J. (2009) Out door rearing of eri silkworm on muga food plant Indian Silk, 48 (6) : pp 14-15
8. Sarmah, M.C., Hazarika, U. and. Chakravorty, R. (2008) Response of certain agronomical practices in perennial cultivation of castor utilized for eri silkworm rearing. Sericologia 48(2), 207-211.
9. B.N. Sarkar, M.C. Sarmah and R. Chakravorty (2008) Trimoult in eri silkworm Indian Silk, 46 (9): pp 14-15.
10. Debaraj. Y, Sarmah. M.C, and Suryanarayana, N.(2003): Seed technology in Eri silkmoth- experimenting with other oviposition devices. Ind. J. Seri 42(2) 118-121.
11. Debaraj, Y, Sarmah, M C, Suryanarayana, N (2003) Low cost technology for eri silkworm rearing. Indian Silk 42(6), 23-25.
12. Sarmah M.C. and R. Chakravorty (2008) Castor hybrids for eri silkworm rearing. Indian Silk, 46 (9): pp 14-15.
13. Singh, B K, Debaraj, Y, Sarmah, M C, Das, P K and Suryanarayana, N (2003). Eco-races of erisilkworm. Indian Silk, 42(1), 7-10.
14. Suryanarayana. N., Das. P.K., Sahu. A.K., Sarmah. M.C. and Phukan. J.D. (2002): Recent advances in ericulture. Indian Silk, 41 (12):pp 5-12.
15. Sarmah. M.C., Datta. R.N., Das. P.K. and Benchamin. K.V. (2002): Evaluation of certain castor genotypes for improving ericulture. Ind. J. Seri. 41(1): 62-63
16. Debaraj Y, Sarmah MC, Datta RN, Singh LS, Das PK, Benchamin KV (2001) Field trial of elite crosses of eri silkworm. Indian Silk, (40)2: 15-16.
17. Goswami, B C and Sarmah, M C (1986) Determination of solasodine from spineless solanaceous plants. Indian Drugs 23(12), 1-3.
18. Goswami, B C, Boissya, C L, Bhattacharjee, S K and Sarmah, M.C. (1986) Germplasm collection of solanum species from the Northeastern region and determination of solasodine. Indian Drugs 23(8), 440-441.

NEWS PAPER
1. Sarmah M.C. (2011). Rooted in Tradition. The Assam Tribune, Sunday Reading, 31st July, 2011.
2. Sarmah M.C. (2010). The Silkworm Saga. The Assam Tribune, Sunday Reading, 26th September, 2010.

ONLINE WATCHED POST PUBLICATION

3. Sarmah MC(2011) Eri silkworm post cocoon technology, http://www.ways.org
4. Sarmah MC (2011) Exploitation of kesseru (Heteropanax fragrans, Seem)- a perennial host plants of Eri silkworm, Samia ricini (Donovan), http://www.ways.org
5. Sarmah MC (2011) Eri silkworm food plant cultivation and management. http://www.ways.org
6. Sarmah MC (2011) Eri silkworm seed technology, http://www.ways.org
7. Sarmah MC and Phukan JCD (2010) Organic manure based farming system for muga host plant – Som, http://www.ways.org
8. Sarmah MC (2010) Eri silkworm rearing technology, http://www.ways.org
9. Sarmah MC (2010) Eri silk of Assam, India, http://www.ways.org
10. Sarmah MC (2010) Frequently asked questions (FAQ) in eri culture, http://www.ways.org

PROCEEDINGS
Seminar/Conference/Workshop:
National

1. Sarmah M.C., Neog K. and Phukan J.C.D. (2011) Determination of suitable combination of NPK fertilizer for application in Som plantation based on soil test value. Abstract: National conference on Sericulture Innovations before and beyond held at CSR&TI, Mysore on 28-29 January, 2011. Page 157.
2. K.Das, M.C. Sarmah, B.N. Sarkar (2011) Vanya silkmoth and host plant germplasm resources and their conservation. Souvenir: Lead paper presented at National conference on Sericulture Innovations before and beyond held at CSR&TI, Mysore on 28-29 January, 2011. Page 55-60.
3. Sarmah M.C., Sarkar, B.N. and Rajan, R.K (2010) Screening of suitable high yielding castor for eri silkworm rearing. Accepted for National Symposium on Research and development in castor: present status and future strategies October 22-23, 2010 held at DOR, Hyderabad.
4. Sarmah M.C., Barah A., Rahman S.A.S., and Chakravorty R. (2009) Effect of spacing on growth and leaf biomass production in castor. Status papers and Abstracts: pp 228. National Conference of Vanya Silk of NASSI, held on 28-30 January, 2009 at Jorhat organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh.
5. Rana B., Sankar M., Sarmah M.C., and Chakravorty R. (2009) Impact of indoor rearing devices on growth and survival of early instar Muga silkworm (Antheraea assamensis Helfer). Status papers and Abstracts: pp 242 National Conference of Vanya Silk of NASSI, held on 28-30 January, 2009 at Jorhat organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh.
6. Sarmah M.C., Barah A, Rahman S.A.S., and Chakravorty R. (2009) Effect of spacing on growth and leaf biomass production in castor. Status papers and Abstracts: pp 228. National Conference of Vanya Silk of NASSI, held on 28-30 January, 2009 at Jorhat organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh.
7. Rana B., Sankar M., Sarmah M.C., and Chakravorty R. (2009) Impact of indoor rearing devices on growth and survival of early instar Muga silkworm (Antheraea assamensis Helfer). Status papers and Abstracts: pp 242 National Conference of Vanya Silk of NASSI, held on 28-30 January, 2009 at Jorhat organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh.
8. Sankar, M, Rahman, SAS, Sarmah, M.C., and Chakravorty R (2007) Muga silkworm rearing technology. Proceedings of the Workshop on current technology on muga host plant and silkworm held on Dec 14th , 2007 organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh. pp 44-47.
9. Sarmah, M.C., Mech D. and Chakravorty R. (2005) Pests of Muga food plants, Som, Persea bombycina (King Ex. Hook.F.) Kost. and Soalu, Litsaea monopetala (Roxb.) Pers. and their management. Proceeding of the Workshop on “Diseases and Pests Forwarning System for Muga silkworm and Host Plants, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh held on 5th December, 2005, pp 6-10.
10. Sarmah, M.C., Rahman S.A.S and Chakravorty R. (2006) Castor- A major food plant of Eri silkworm in North East India, Lead papers and abstracts, National Workshop on “Eri food plants” held on 11-12th October, 2006 by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh. pp 62.
11. Phukan, JCD., Sarmah, M.C., Kakati P.K and Chakravorty R (2006) Kesseru, Heteropanax Fragrans (Roxb.) Seem - An Important Perennial Food Plant of Eri Silkworm., Lead papers and abstracts, National Workshop on “Eri food plants” held on 11-12th October, 2006 by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh. pp 50-61.
12. Sarmah, M.C. Rahman S.A.S. and Chakravorty R. (2005) Biodiversity of Eri Host Plants in North East India- Its Conservation and Constraints. Proceedings on Workshop on Strategies for non-mulberry germplasm maintenance, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh held on 10-11 March 2005 pp 10-15.
13. Sarmah, M.C.. Rahman S.A.S and Chakravorty R. (2004) Muga Seribiodiversity and their conservation in North East region of India, pp 4, Abstract First National Seminar on Muga silkworm Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology to improve silk production, organized by RRl, Jorhat, Assam, Nov 18-19, 2004.
14. Suryanarayana, N., Sarmah, MC. and J.D. Phukan (2003) Exploitation of wild silkmoths and their host plant-Economic importance in North East Region of India. Proceeding of the workshop on Wild silk culture and Forestry held at Forest Research Institute, Dehradun on 21st and 22nd April,2003
15. Sarmah, M. C., Debaraj, Y., Singh, B.K., Das, P.K. and Suryanarayana, N. (2002): Status paper on Eri host plant germplasm, Proceedings of Workshop on Sericultural Germplasm Managementand Utilization, 6th - 7th February,2002, CSGRC, Hosur, Tamil Nadu, pp.59-60.
16. Suryanarayana, N., Sarmah, M.C., Sahu, A.K., Kumar, A. and Das, P.K. (2002) Status paper on Promotion of ericulture in India, Proceedings of Workshop on Sericultural Germplasm Management and Utilization, 6th - 7th February,2002, CSGRC, Hosur, Tamil Nadu, pp.50.
17. Singh, B.K., Debaraj, Y., Sarmah, M.C., Das, P.K. and Suryanarayana, N. (2002): Germplasm of eri silkworm, Proceedings Workshop on Sericultural Germplasm Management and Utilization, held on 6th - 7th February,2002, CSGRC, Hosur, Tamil Nadu, Proceedings, pp.133-135.
19. Dutta Monalisa, Suryanarayana, N, Singh, K C and Sarmah, M C (2003) Muga and Eri Silkmoth Biological Resources- A Gaining Impetus for developing strategies for Research in Northeast India. Advances in Tropical Sericulture, Proceeding of the National Conference on Tropical Sericulture for Global Competitiveness of NASSI held at CSR&TI, Mysore held on 5th to 7th Nov., 2003, 426-428.
20. Sarmah, M.C., M. Dutta and Suryanarayana, N (2002) Diversity in Eri Silkworm Races and their utilization for sustainable development in North –East India. Abstract: Regional Seminar "Role of Biodiversity and Environmental Strategies in North East India for Sustainable Development" held on 27-28th November 2002 at Shillong, Meghalaya.
21. Suryanarayana, N., Sarmah, M.C. and Phukan, J.D (2002) Seri-Biodiversity conservation for sustainable development in North-East India. Abstract: Regional seminar on "Role of Biodiversity and Environmental Strategies in North East India for Sustainable Development" held on 27-28th November 2002 at Shillong, Meghalaya.
22. Phukan J D, Suryanarayana N, Sarmah M C and Kakati P K (2002) Eri Silkworm Culture in North East India and its role in Seri-Biodiversity. Abstract: Regional Seminar on "Role of Biodiversity and Environmental Strategies in North East India for Sustainable Development" held on 27-28th November,2002 at Shillong, Meghalaya.
23. Sarmah. M.C. (2000): Management of eri silkworm and host plant germplasm. Proceedings of workshop on Management of Sericultural germplasm for posterity., CSGRC, Hosur, Pp 114-118.
24. Sarmah, M.C. and Benchamin, K.V. (2000). A review of host plant improvement of eri silkworm Philosamia ricini Hutt. Proc. Seminar on Sericulture R & D in Muga and Eri, CMERTI, Jorhat. Pp. 83-87.
25. Datta, R.N., Sarmah, M.C., Debraj, Y., Das, P.K. and Benchamin, K.V. (2000). Ericulture in North East India. Proc. Seminar on Sericulture R & D in muga and eri, CMERTI, Jorhat. Pp. 218-226.

International

26. Sarmah M.C. and Sarkar, B.N. (2011) Evaluation of certain high seed yielding castor for eri silkworm rearing for dual economical gain. XXIInd Congress of the International Sericulture Commission (ISC) held on 14-17 December, 2011 (Accepted).

27. B. N. Sarkar, M.C. Sarmah (2011) Rearing and economic importance of wild silkmoth Attacus atlas L. On Soalu, Litsaea monopetala Juss. XXIInd Congress of the International Sericulture Commission (ISC) held on 14-17 December, 2011 (Accepted).

28. Sarmah M.C. and Rajan, R.K (2010) Traditional methods of rearing and ITK use in muga and eri cuture. Abstract in the Proceeding of the 6th International conference on Wild Silkmoths to be held at Tokyo, Japan organized by International Society for Wild Silkmoths (ISWS) held on September 21-24, 2010 pp

29. B. N. Sarkar, M.C. Sarmah, K.C Singh, B. C. Chutia and R. K. Rajan (2010) Conservation of eri silkworm germplasm and development of hybrid. Abstract in the Proceeding of the 6th International conference on Wild Silkmoths to be held at Tokyo, Japan organized by International Society for Wild Silkmoths (ISWS) held on September 21-24, 2010. pp

30. Sarmah M.C., Sarkar, B.N. and Rajan, R.K (2010) Review on advances in research & technology development in eri culture, Abstracts: Indo Japanese Workshop on Recent Advances in Sericulture Research Bengaluru, India, organized by CSB and CDFD , Hyderabad May 18-19, pp 49.

31. Sarmah M.C. and Chakravorty R (2006) Screening of Few Castor Genotypes Against Different Insect Pests, Conference papers 20th Congress of the International Sericulture Commission, held at Bangalore on 15th–18th December, 2005 pp 309-311.

32. Sarmah, M.C., Rahman S.A.S and Chakravorty R. (2004) Biodiversity of Eri Silkworm and Host Plant Resources of North-East India, Proceeding of the International Workshop on Wild Silkmoths and Silks held on 11-14 October, 2004 at Khonkaen, Thailand.

31. Suryanarayana, N., Sahu, A. K., Barah, A., Das, P. K. and Sarmah, M. C. (2002) Recent advances in the technology research of Muga and eri sectors, Proceeding of the 4th International Conference on Wild Silkmoths, Indonesia, 23-27 April, 2002.

Books/Book chapters/Booklets:

1. Sarmah, MC and Gogoi, DK (2011) A focus on the Eri silkworm host plant bio-resources and its development through technological intervention and prospects in Biotechnology – hitherto in Emerging areas of seri-biotechnology (course material /invited talks)edited by M. Chutia and K. Das, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh pp 20-31

2. Sarkar B.N., Sarmah, MC, Ahmed S., Senapati M and Rajan R.K. (2011) Improved Eri Culture: Current trends in Research and Development in Emerging areas of seri-biotechnology (course material /invited talks)edited by M. Chutia and K. Das, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh pp 32-46

3. Das K and Sarmah MC (2011) Innovation and dissemination of technologies in Muga and Eri sericulture – role of CMER&TI in Ideas to Action edited by Baruah, M.K., Gogoi, R., Amin, N., Neog, P.C., Baruah, P. and Bhuyan, M. Published by Neog P.C., NEIST, Jorhat. pp 36-46 & 61-62.

4. Sarmah, MC (2010) Raising of Castor and its management in A handbook of Eri culture, edited by Handique PK and Mech D published by Dr. R. K. Rajan, Director, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh. pp 1-7

5. Chakravorty R., Singh KC., Sarkar, B.N., Neog, K., Mech., D., Sarmah, MC., Barah, A., Dutta P. (2008) Monograph- Catalogue on Eri Silkworm (Samia ricini) Germplasm, edited by Chakravorty R., Singh KC., Sarkar, B.N., Neog, K., Mech., D., Sarmah, MC., Barah, A., Dutta P. published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

6. Rahman SAS, Sarmah MC. and Chakravorty R. (2008) An Anthology on Selected Research publications of CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Vol I. Prospects, Problems, Biodiversity & Germplasm of Muga and Eri Culture. Published book by Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

7. Rahman SAS, Sarmah MC. and Chakravorty R. (2008) An Anthology on Selected Research publications of CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Vol II. Muga and Eri Silkworm. Published book by Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

8. Rahman SAS, Sarmah MC. and Chakravorty R. (2008) An Anthology on Selected Research publications of CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Vol III. Muga and eri Host Plants. Published book by Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

9. Sarmah MC., Rahman, SAS., and Chakravorty R., (2006) Biodiversity of Eri Host Plants In North East India- Its Conservation and Constraints in Non-mulberry silkworm and host plant germplasm- strategies for maintenance, edited by Chakravorty, R., Neog., K, Rahman, SAS., Sigh K.C and Barah, A. published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

10. Sarmah MC., ((2006) Muga Seri Biodiversity and their Conservation in North East Region of India (2006), in “Muga silkworm (Antheraea assama) Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology” edited by Dr. B.G.Unni, RRL Jorhat, Assam, pp 102-109.

11. Chakravorty R., Sarmah, MC, Rahman, SAS., Sahu A.K. (2006) Descriptor for characterization muga and eri host plants and silkworm germplasm resources. Published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

12. Chakravorty R., Phukan JD., Barah, A., Sarmah, MC., Neog. K. (2005) in A Decade of research in Muga, Eri and Mulberry edited by Chakravorty R., Phukan JD., Barah, A., Sarmah, MC., Neog. K. Published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

13. Neog K. Barah, A., Sarmah, MC., Rahman SAS., Chakravorty R., Phukan JD., (2005) Kendriya muga eri gobesana ou prasikhyan pratisthananat joa dasaktut kora gobesanar sarangsa (in Assamese) Edited by Neog K. Barah, A., Sarmah, MC., Rahman SAS., Chakravorty R., Phukan JD. Published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

14. Sarmah, MC., Phukan, JCD and Suryanarayana N. (2005) Propagation and cultivation of Eri host plants, in Principles of Ericulture edited by Dr. N. Suryanarayana and Dr. K.Chaoba Singh, pp 24-31.

15. Phukan, JCD., Sarmah, MC., and Suryanarayana N. ( 2005) Biology of eri host plants (2005) in “Principles of Ericulture edited by Dr. N. Suryanarayana and Dr. K. Chaoba Singh, pp 18-23 .

16. Sarmah, MC ((2004) Package of Practices for Eri host plant cultivation and silkworm rearing. Edited by Sarmah MC. (in English) Published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

17. Sarmah, MC ((2004) Eri reshomkit khadya poudha krishi abong reshomkit palon. Edited by Sarmah MC. (in Hindi) Published by the Director CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh, Jorhat, Assam.

Bulletin / Reports / Proceedings/pamphlet/leaflet:

1. Report on the workshop on “Improved technologies of Eri culture for higher productivity” organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh. Indian Silk (2011) Vol. 2, 50 (old) No.4, 31.
2. Report on Vanya Reshom Krishi Mela Indian Silk (2011) Vol. 2, 50 (old) No.2, 27.
3. Report on Vanya Reshom Krishi Mela of CMER&TI. Indian Silk (2010) Vol. 1, No.2, 31.
4. Report on the Vanya Reshom Krishi Mela of CMER&TI.http://www.ways.org
5. Report compiled on the institute for submission to Gauhati University for renewal of recognition for Ph.D Research. (2009).
6. Report compiled on Feasibility based on field survey for introduction of Eri culture: Tripura West district of Tripura state (2009).
7. Report compiled on “Establishment of eri host plant and its economics” for implementation of mega Eri project in the Arunachal Pradesh (2002)
8. Report compiled and published on Vanya Reshom Krishi Mela of CMER&TI at Indian Silk (2008).
9. Report (draft) compiled on Technology Mission for Indian Silks (TMIS) for eri sector on 2006.
10. Report compiled on the institute for submission to Gauhati University for obtaining recognition for Ph.D Research. (2006)
11. Report compiled on survey for introduction of Muga & Ericulture: Andaman & Nicobar Island (2010).
12. Report compiled for establishment of Eri Research Extension Centre: Kunkuri, Chhattisgarh (2010).
13. Report compiled on feasibility of opening of Eri Research Extension Centre at Shadnagar, Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh (2005).
14. Report compiled on feasibility study Fazilka and Abohar district of Punjab (2003)
15. Report compiled on feasibility study for introduction of Eri culture in Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh (2000).
16. Report complied base on demonstration of opening of Eri cocoon in Andhra Pradesh at two villages, viz., Gorrugommi and Valithimmapuram near Rajamoundry.
17. Leaflet: Sarmah MC and Phukan JCD (2011) Organic based Farming system for muga host plant-Som.
18. Leaflet: Sarmah MC (2011) Raising Castor for eri silkworm rearing.
19. Leaflet: Sarmah MC and Sarkar, BN (2011) Platform rearing technique.
20. Leaflet: Eri Khadya Brikhyar Unnat Krishi Padhati.
21. Leaflet: Eri Polu Palanar Unnat Padhati.
22. Edited CMER&TI Sericulture News of CMER&TI Lahdoigarh as a Member of Editorial Board.
23. Associated in publication of Annual Report of CMER&TI.
24. Compiled a base paper on “Field and Research Priorities under Eri silk sector”, being a committee member nominated by C.O. CSB, Bangalore on September, 2005.
25. Associated in editing of the proceeding of “National Workshop on Eri Food Plants” held on Oct 11-12, 2006 organized by CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh.

Prizes / Awards

• Award/Recognition/Fellowship etc. if any

• Awarded for organizational capacity of Sericultural events from the Director, CMER&TI, Lahdoigarh during 2007-08
• Nominated as “TOP 100 PROFESSIONALS 2011” by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.
• Included name in the “Dictionary of International Biography” by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.
• Received appreciation letter from the Director of Sericulture, Govt. of Mizoram, Aizawl for successful conduction of Beneficiaries Empowerment Programme (Eri) under Catalytic Development Programme during 20.09.2011 to 29.09.2011
• Recognized as Ph. D Guide in the faculty of Science, subject Botany by the Gauhati University, Assam w.e.f 23.09.2011.
• Guided 2 students of College of Management and Information Technology, Jorhat under Sikkim Manipal University in their project work for partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of Degree of Master of Businesses Administration (MBA).

Research Tags
R&D in muga and eri silkworm
Bio

Expertise in Pre cocoon activities of R&D of muga and eri silkworm

General and Contact Information

Title
Dr.
First Name
mridul
Last Name
sarmah
Date of Birth
01/12/1958
Country of Origin
India
Country of Residence
India
City
jorhat
Your Website
http://cmerti.res.in
Languages
Assamese, English, Hindi, Bangla

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