Dr. Seweta  Srivastava

Dr. Seweta Srivastava

Assistant Professor
Lovely Professional University, India


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Agriculture, Plant Pathology from Banaras Hindu University, India

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Biography

Dr. Seweta Srivastava is currently employed as Project Scientist at U.P Council of Agricultural Research India, Lucknow. She completed her Ph.D. in 2012 from Bnaras Hindu University, India. She also spent some years as Post Doctoral fellow, Research Associates, Technical Officer and Research Scholar at different institutes. She has published more than 40 articles in journals, books (02) and chapters in the books are (06). She has one conference proceeding as well. She received many awards and grants. She has scientific membership of many journals.

Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
100%
Seed Pathology
62%
Fungal Disease
90%
Microbiology
75%
Phytopathology
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Singh, S.K., S. Bindal, A. Singh and S. Srivastava, 2019. Combining ability effects for yield traits in rice (Oryza sativa L.) under sodic soil. J. Pharmacogn. Phytochem., 8: 281-283.
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  2. Singh, V.P., G. Singh, B. Kumar, A. Kumar and S. Srivastava, 2018. Effect of various chemicals on the mycelial growth and fruiting body of milky mushroom (Calocybe indica). Asian J. Crop Sci., 10: 168-173.
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  3. Singh, S.K., V.P. Singh, S. Srivastava, A.K. Singh, B.K. Chaubey and R.K. Srivastava, 2018. Estimation of correlation coefficient among yield and attributing traits of field pea (Pisum sativum L.). Legume Res., 41: 20-26.

  4. Singh, J., V. Kumar, S. Srivastava, A. Kumar and V.P. Singh, 2018. In vitro evaluation of Trichoderma species against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersici causing tomato wilt. Plant Pathol. J., 17: 59-64.
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  5. Kumar, V., V.P. Singh, B. Kumar, S. Srivastava and B. Kumar, 2018. Effect of soil properties and chemotherapeutants on Pokkah Boeng disease of sugarcane. Plant Pathol. J., 17: 51-58.
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  6. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, M. Srivastava, S. Srivastava and A. Chattopadhyay, 2018. Effect of temperature on production of endoglucanase and xylanase from some green manure fungal decomposers. Annu. Res. Rev. Biol., 25: 1-7.
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  7. Kumar, B., G. Singh, V.P. Singh, J. Patil, P. Mishra, D. Choudhury and S. Srivastava, 2018. Effect of different inorganic additives on spawn run, cropping period and yield performance of oyster mushroom (Pleurotus species). Plant Pathol. J., 17: 19-24.
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  8. Choudhury, D., P. Dobhal, S. Srivastava, S. Saha and S. Kundu, 2018. Role of botanical plant extracts to control plant pathogens-a review. Indian J. Agric. Res., 52: 341-346.
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  9. Srivastava, S., G.N. Gupta, R. Kumar, A. Sinha, V. Srivastava and A. Srivastava, 2017. Declination in physico-chemical properties of bio-diesel extracted from fungal infested seeds of Jatropha curcas L. Ecoscan (In Press). .

  10. Singh, S.K., A.K. Diwvedi, M. Said, V.P. Singh and S. Srivastava, 2017. Analysis of variance for yield and its contributing characters in rice (Oryza sativa L.) under sodic soil. Bull. Environ. Pharmacol. Life Sci., 6: 226-235.
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  11. Singh, S., A. Sinha, S.M. Yadav, B.K. Singh, H. Singh, S. Srivastava and R. Kumar, 2017. Antagonistic behavior of different bioagents against dominant seed borne fungi of mungbean seeds under in vitro condition. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., India Section B: Biol. Sci., 87: 599-602.
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  12. Singh, B.K., V.P. Singh, S. Srivastava, A.K. Pandey and D.N. Shukla, 2017. Influence of soil properties on wilt incidence of water melon, tomato and marigold. Annu. Res. Rev. Biol., 19: 1-6.
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  13. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and G. Mahajan, 2017. Evaluation of biocontrol potential of some fungal decomposers of Sesbania aculeate L. green manure against some soil-borne plant pathogens. J. Environ. Biol., 38: 37-45.
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  14. Yadav, A., A. Yadav, J.P. Mishra, S. Srivastava and S. Prabha, 2016. Antioxidants and its functions in human body: A review. Res. Environ. Life Sci., 9: 1328-1331.

  15. Srivastava, S., A. Kumar, V.P. Singh and J. Rastogi, 2016. Epidemiology and detection of smut disease of sugarcane. Biog: Int. J., 3: 24-32.

  16. Misra, J.P., G.M. Rao, A. Kumar, A. Yadav, S. Kumar, Y. Renu, K, Rajendra and S. Srivastava, 2016. Molecular Assisted Breeding for Ascochyta Blight Resistance in Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) - A Review. J. Pure Appl. Microbiol., 10: 1469-1475.

  17. Kumar, S. and S. Srivastava, 2016. The legal status of geographical indications in India. Bioved, Vol. 29. .

  18. Kumar, R., S. Kumar and S. Srivastava, 2016. Intellectual Property Rights (Principles and Procedures). Rama Publishing House, Meerut, Pages: 368.

  19. Kumar, R., S. Kumar and S. Srivastava, 2016. A Manual on Basic Concepts of Intellectual Property Rights. U.P. Council of Agricultural Research (UPCAR), Lucknow, Pages: 152.

  20. Srivastava, S., V.P. Singh, J. Rastogi, S.K. Shrivastava and A. Sinha, 2015. Efforts to Conserve our Microbial Biodiversity. In: Microbial Biodiversity: A Boon for Agriculture Sustainability, Sinha, A., S. Srivastava and R. Kumar (Eds.). New Delhi, pp: 1-8.

  21. Srivastava, S., R. Kumar, A. Kumar, V.P. Singh, S.K. Yadav, A. Sinha and R. Kumar, 2015. IPR Regimes for Agricultural Biotechnology in India. In: IPR Issues in Biotechnology, Singh, H.B., A. Jha and C. Keswani (Eds.). CABI Publication, UK., pp: 117-127.

  22. Srivastava, S., B.K. Singh, M. Dey, T. Guha, P. Pal, B. Dubey and G. Chatterjee, 2015. Plant Quarantine and the International Exchange of Microbial Biodiversity. In: Microbial Biodiversity: A Boon for Agriculture Sustainability, Sinha, A., S. Srivastava and R. Kumar (Eds.). Biotech Books, New Delhi, pp: 143-161.

  23. Srivastava, M., S. Srivastava, R. Kumar, A. Sinha and U.P. Gupta, 2015. Legumes and their Uses. In: Microbial Biodiversity: A boon for Agriculture Sustainability, Sinha, A., S. Srivastava and R. Kumar (Eds.). Biotech Books, New Delhi, pp: 430-443.

  24. Srivastava S., G.N. Gupta, A. Sinha, V. Srivastava and A. Srivastava, 2015. Physico-chemical properties of Jatropha curcas oil during storage. Indian J. Agric. Biochem., 28: 90-93.

  25. Sinha, A., S. Srivastava and R. Kumar, 2015. Microbial Biodiversity: A Boon for Agriculture Sustainability. Biotech Books, Delhi, India, ISBN: 978-81-7622-341-6, Pages: 553.

  26. Singh, V.P., G. Singh, V.P. Singh, A. Kumar and B.S. Bhople et al., 2015. Effect of different temperatures and ph on radial growth of different strains of Calocybe indica. Res. J. Pharm. Biol. Chem. Sci., 6: 1016-1019.

  27. Kumar, S. and S. Srivastava, 2015. Management of intellectual property rights: A review. Progressive Res. Int. J., 10: 1357-1362.

  28. Srivastava, S., R. Kumar, G.N. Gupta, V.P. Singh and A. Sinha, 2014. First report of Cephaliophora irregularis associated with the deterioration of Jatropha curcas L. seeds. J. Mycopathol. Res., 52: 153-154.

  29. Srivastava, S., M. Srivastava, R. Kumar, S.K. Shrivastava, G.N. Gupta and A. Sinha, 2014. Influence of fungi on carbohydrate and phenol content of Jatropha curcas seeds during storage. J. Pure Applied Microbiol., 8: 761-766.
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  30. Srivastava, S., G.N. Gupta, S.K. Singh, V.P. Singh and A. Sinha, 2014. Role of Bio-control Agents against Red Rot Disease of Sugarcane. In: Microbial Biodiversity in Sustainable Agriculture, Chandra, R. (Ed.). Daya Publishing House, New Delhi, India, ISBN-13: 9789351243304, pp: 165-176.

  31. Srivastava, S., 2014. Diseases: Major Constraints in Sugarcane Cultivation and Production. In: Major Constrains and Verdict of Crop Productivity, Bhale, U.N. (Ed.). Daya Publishing House, New Delhi, pp: 366-383.

  32. Srivastava, S. and A. Sinha, 2014. Affect of Fungal Biotic Stress on Physic Nut (Jatropha curcas L.). In: Bioenergy: Opportunities and Challenges, Krishnaraj, R.N. and J.S. Yu (Eds.). Apple Academy Press, USA., ISBN: 9781771881098, pp: 278-296.

  33. Singh, V.P., S. Srivastava, J. Rastogi, P. Singh, A. David and P. Gupta, 2014. In vitro evaluation of carbendazim 50% WP on green mould disease of some Pleurotus species. Mushroom Res., 23: 93-97.
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  34. Singh, S., S. Srivastava, J. Mishra, R. Raaj and A. Sinha, 2014. Evaluation of some plant extracts against predominant seed mycoflora of mungbean Vigna radiate (L.) Wilczek seed. Life Sci. Leaflets, 51: 83-89.

  35. Singh, R.B., S. Srivastava, J. Rastogi, G.N. Gupta, N.N. Tiwari, S.K. Munshi and R.K. Singh, 2014. Molecular markers exploited in crop improvement practices. Res. Environ. Life Sci., 7: 223-232.

  36. Singh, B.K., S. Srivastava, P. Singh and D.N. Shukla, 2014. In vitro evaluation of bio-control agents and botanicals against wilt incidence of watermelon, tomato and marigold. J. Mycopathol. Res., 52: 29-34.

  37. Singh, B.K., S. Srivastava, G.N. Gupta, K. Tripathi, A. Tiwari and D.N. Shukla, 2014. Physico-chemical properties of industrial and Ganga water with their impact on growth and development of cultivated crops. J. Eco-Friendly Agric., 9: 919-927.

  38. Lalfakawma, C., B.C. Nath, L.C. Bora, S. Srivastava and J.P. Singh, 2014. Integrated disease management of Zingiber officinale Rosc. rhizome rot. Bioscan, 9: 265-269.

  39. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and S. Singh, 2014. Mass culture of potential decomposing fungi of Sesbania aculeata L. on various substrates and their application in management of some soil borne phytopathogens. Indian Phytopathol., 67: 396-401.

  40. Khan, K.A. and S. Srivastava, 2014. Decolorization and degradation of textile dyes by bacterial isolates. Res. Environ. Life Sci., 7: 299-304.

  41. Gupta, G.N., S. Srivastava, S.K. Khare and V. Prakash, 2014. Role of phosphate solubilizing bacteria in crop growth and disease management. J. Pure Applied Microbiol., 8: 461-474.

  42. Gupta, G.N., S. Srivastava, S.K. Khare and V. Prakash, 2014. Extremophiles: An overview of microorganism from extreme environment. Int. J. Agric. Environ. Biotechnol., 7: 371-380.
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  43. Srivastava, S., V.P. Singh, G.N. Gupta, R. Kumar, A. Sinha and V. Srivastava, 2013. Effect of mycoflora associated during the seed storage on quantity and quality of Jatropha curcas oil. Int. J. Rec. Sci. Res., 4: 549-552.

  44. Srivastava, S., V.P. Singh, G.N. Gupta and A. Sinha, 2013. Change in seed index of fresh and infested Jatropha seeds. Int. J. Life Sci., 2: 89-92.
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  45. Srivastava, S., R. Kumar and V.P. Singh, 2013. Wood Decaying Fungi. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, Pages: 77.

  46. Srivastava, S., R. Kumar and S.K. Shrivastava, 2013. Plant Diseases that Limit the Kinds of Plants in an Area. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 13-978-3-659-34538-8, Pages: 109.

  47. Srivastava, S., M. Srivastava, R. Kumar and A. Sinha, 2013. Effect of seed-borne mycoflora on protein and amino acid content of Jatropha curcas seeds during storage. Vegetos, 26: 271-279.

  48. Srivastava, S. and A. Sinha, 2013. Estimation of moisture content and percent germination of stored and infested Jatropha curcas L. seeds. Allahabad Farmer, 68: 63-72.

  49. Srivastava S., M. Srivastava, R. Kumar, B.K. Singh, G.N. Gupta and A. Sinha, 2013. Influence of seed mycoflora on lipid content of Jatropha curcas seeds during storage. Natl. J. Life Sci., 10: 5-8.

  50. Singh, J.P., V.B. Chauhan and S. Srivastava, 2013. Morphological variability's in pigeon pea wilt causing fungus Fusarium udum. J. Interacademicia, 17: 25-38.

  51. Singh, B.K., S. Srivastava, G.N. Gupta, S. Yadav, H. Singh and D.N. Shukla, 2013. Estimation of physico-chemical properties of sewage water and their impact on selected crop plants short communication. Life Sci. Leaflets, 11: 31-41.

  52. Nath, B.C., J.P. Singh, S. Srivastava and R.B. Singh, 2013. Management of late leaf spot of groundnut by different fungicides and their impact on yield. Plant Pathol. J., 12: 85-91.
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  53. Mishra, G. and S. Srivastava, 2013. Terminologies and Definitions Used in Psychology. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 13-978-3-659-41066-6, Pages: 121.

  54. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and M. Srivastava, 2013. Effect of green manuring of Sesbania aculeata L. on rhizosphere microflora of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.). Crop Res., 46: 200-204.
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  55. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and M. Srivastava, 2013. Contribution of Rhizosphere microorganisms in Agriculture and Plant Health. In: Microbial Biodiversity: A Boon for Agriculture Sustainability, Sinha, A., S. Srivastava and R. Kumar (Eds.). Biotech Books, New Delhi, pp: 59-75.

  56. Kaushik, D., S. Srivastava, J.P. Singh, V.B. Chauhan and R.N. Singh, 2013. Evaluation of pigeon pea genotypes against Sterility Mosaic Disease (SMD) by the mite vector Aceria cajani. J. Mycopathol. Res., 51: 225-233.

  57. Kaushik, D., S. Srivastava, B.C. Nath, V.B. Chauhan and R.N. Singh, 2013. Correlation between mite population (Aceria cajani) and environmental factors causing sterility mosaic disease of pigeon pea. Int. J. Life Sci., 1: 228-232.

  58. Srivastava, S., S. Singh and A. Sinha, 2012. Detection and Purification of Viruses. In: Microbial Biodiversity of Natural Ecosystem: Modern Trends, Sinha, A., B.K. Sarma and M. Srivastava (Eds.). Biotech Books, New Delhi, India, ISBN-13: 9788176222594, pp: 339-359.

  59. Srivastava, S., R. Kumar and A. Sinha, 2012. Antifungal activity of Jatropha curcas oil against some seed-borne mycoflora. Plant Pathol. J., 11: 120-123.
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  60. Srivastava, S., M. Srivastava and A. Sinha, 2012. Antifungal Activity of Sticta nylanderiana and Hypotrachyna scytophylla against some post-harvest pathogens. Allahabad Farmer, 67: 65-71.

  61. Singh, V.P., S. Srivastava, S.K. Shrivastava and H.B. Singh, 2012. Compatibility of different insecticides with Trichoderma harzianum under in vitro condition. Plant Pathol. J., 11: 73-76.
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  62. Mishra, G. and S. Srivastava, 2012. Green business: A business that gardens the environmentally friendly way. 15 days Int. Res. Refereed J., 26: 42-47.

  63. Srivastava, S., V.P. Singh, R. Kumar, M. Srivastava, A. Sinha and S. Simon, 2011. In vitro evaluation of carbendazim 50% WP, antagonists and botanicals against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. psidii associated with rhizosphere soil of Guava. Asian J. Plant Pathol., 5: 46-53.
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  64. Srivastava, S., A. Sinha and C.P. Srivastava, 2011. Screening of seed-borne mycoflora of Jatropha curcas L. Res. J. Seed Sci., 4: 94-105.
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  65. Sinha, A., M. Srivastava, S. Srivastava and R. Kumar, 2011. Production of manure from decomposing kitchen waste and its effect on growth of tomato plants. J. Interacademicia, 16: 239-246..

  66. Singh, J., S. Srivastava, Shikha, A. Sinha and B. Bose, 2011. Studies on seed mycoflora of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) treated with potassium nitrate and its effect on germination during storage. Res. J. Seed Sci., 4: 148-156.
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  67. Kumar, R., S. Srivastava, A. Sinha, B.K. Sarma and D. Kamil, 2011. First report of Alternaria alternata causing fruit rot disease of Jatropha curcas in India. J. Mycol. Plant Pathol., 42: 265-266.

  68. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and M. Srivastava, 2011. Variation in soil mycobiota associated with decomposition of Sesbania aculeata L. Asian J. Plant Pathol., 54: 37-45.
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  69. Kumar, R., A. Sinha, S. Srivastava and M. Srivastava, 2011. Substrate induced respiration and soluble crude protein production by soil mycobiota involved in the decomposition of Sesbania aculeata L. Int. J. Agric. Res., 6: 172-179.
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  70. Srivastava, S., V.P. Singh, R. Kumar, M. Srivastava and A. Sinha et al., 2010. Compatibility of different fertilizers with Trichoderma spp. in vitro conditions and mass production of Trichoderma spp. Enviro. Ecol., 28: 2260-2265.

  71. Kumar, R., S. Srivastava, M. Srivastava and A. Sinha, 2010. Effect of organic amendments on soil mycoflora. Asian J. Plant Pathol., 4: 73-81.
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  72. Sinha, A., M. Srivastava, R. Kumar, S. Srivastava and H.M. Mishra, 2009. Studies on mycoflora of decomposing kitchen waste in relation to different climatic factors and its effect on soil borne plant pathogens. Environ. Ecol., 28: 1458-1462.