R. Pradeep Kumar

Department : Zoology

Name : Dr. R Pradeep Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Academic Qualifications :PhD Zoology, Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram
M.Phil. Zoology, University College, Thiruvananthapuram
MSc. Zoology, University College, Thiruvananthapuram,
BEd Natural Science
NCVT training
Email : pradeepnta2005@gmail.com
Contact: 9446396203
Research Publications

[1]      Pradeep Kumar R, John A, Kumar P, Dinesh Babu KV, Evans DA. Larvicidal efficacy of Adiantobischrysene from Adiantum latifolium against Oryctes rhinoceros through disrupting metamorphosis and impeding microbial mediated digestion. Pest Manag Sci r 2018;74:1821–8. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.4880.

[2]      Pradeep Kumar R, Evans DA, Dinesh Babu KV. Characterization of Multipotent Compounds from Adiantum latifolium Leaves by Liquid Chromatography-Electrospray-Mass Spectroscopy. Anal Chem Lett 2019;9:682–96. https://doi.org/10.1080/22297928.2019.1674185.

[3]      Pradeep Kumar R, Dinesh Babu KV, Evans DA. Isolation, characterization and mode of action of a larvicidal compound, 22-hydroxyhopane from Adiantum latifolium Lam. against Oryctes rhinoceros Linn. Pestic Biochem Physiol 2019;153:161–70. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.PESTBP.2018.11.018.

[4]      Pradeep Kumar R. Mass spectrometry, an analytic tool in biological research. E-BIOZ, 2020;2:http://www.e-bioz.com/PradeepKumarR.html.\

More about Faculty Member

Details of training programmes attended

2011 Orientation Programme   (UGC  sponsored) conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College,University of Kerala.
2012 Refresher  course in Life Science  (UGC  sponsored) conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College,University of Kerala

Details of participation in seminars/conferences/workshops

2003 ”Bioquest Kerala 2003”-A state level seminar on Biotechnology ,organized by” LIFE TECH” ,Government College,Kariavattom (2003).
2005 Four Day Scrutiny Workshop at SCERT,Thiruvananthapuram for the preparation of XI Text Book (2005) .
2008 One Day seminar on “Recent Trends In Research Methodology,Biotechnology,Bioinformatics and Endocrinology” at Govt.Collegefor Women,Thiruvananthapuram (2008)
2009 ”One Day Orientation Programme on UG semesterization” by University of Kerala  (2009).
2009 One Day seminar by “The State Institute of Encyclopaedia publications” Thiruvananthapuram.
2011  “Awareness Programme on e-Governance “ (two day) by” Institute of Management in Government “,Thiruvananthapuram  (2011).
2013 ”Two Day Workshop on Bioinformatics” at Govt. College for   Women,Thiruvananthapuram (2013).
2013 ”One  Day Workshop on Bioinformatics” at Govt. College for   Women, Thiruvananthapuram (2013).