Name DR. R. K. VERMA

Designation Scientist "G"
Qualification M. Sc. (Botany) Ph. D. (Botany, Mycology)
Experience  24 years 
Subject Area

Mycology (Taxonomy and ecology of fungi)/ Forest pathology/Mycorrhiza / Biofertilizers

Publication  Research Publications: 91
Awards Prof. K S Thind Medal 2010  

Publications - 91 Research papers -77 Book-1, Book chapters- 6 Seminar/ symposia proceedings- 4 Popular articles- 3

Research Papers in Journals

a. International Journals:

1. Kamal, Verma, R.K. and Morgan-Jones, G. (1986). Notes on hyphomycetes L1. Kamaeshwaromyces a new foliicolous sooty mold like genus from Madhya Pradesh, India. Mycotaxon 25: 247-250.

2. Morgan-Jones G, Kamal and Verma, R.K. (1986). Goosiella, a new pteridicolous helicosporous genus from Madhya Pradesh, India. Mycologia 78: 496-500.

3. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1986). Paraaroria himalayana gen et sp. nov. on Citrus from Nepal. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 87: 645-647.

4. Kamal, Gupta, B.K. and Verma, R.K. (1987). New species of Cercospora and Cercosporidium from Uttar Pradesh, India. Canadian Journal of Botany 65: 1259-1261.

5. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1987). New species of Pseudocercospora, Phaeoisariopsis, Sarcinella and Stenella from Uttar Pradesh, India. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 89: 62-72

6. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1987). Agarwalomyces indicus gen. et sp. nov. a fructicolous synnematous genus from Uttar Pradesh, India. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 89: 596-599.

7. Verma, R.K., Khan, M.K. and Kamal (1989). Some new species and combinations of Pseudocercospora. Mycological Research 92: 347-353.

8. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1989). A new species and new combination of a Mycovellosiella. Mycological Research 93: 230-232.

9. Verma, R.K., Chand, R. and Kamal (1990). Two new species of Uncinula from Nepal. Mycological Research 94: 128-130.

10. Kamal, Khan, M.K. and Verma, R.K. (1990). New species and combinations in Pseudocercospora from India. Mycological Research 94: 240-242.

11. Mehrotra, M.D. and Verma, R.K. (1991). Some new hyphomycetes associated with leaf spots of trees in India. Mycological Research 95: 1163-1168.

12. Hosagoudar, V.B. and Verma, R.K. (1992). New species of Cercosporella and Pseudocercospora from south India. Mycological Research 96: 55-58.

13. Mehrotra, M.D. and Verma, R.K. (1992). Pseudocercosporella leaf spot; a new and destructive disease of Ougenia oojenensis from India. Mycological Research 96: 524-526.

14. Mehrotra, M.D. and Verma, R.K. (1993). Mycovellosiella raveneliae, a hyperparacite of Ravenelia clemensiae from India. Mycological Research 97: 1020.

15. Mehrotra, M.D. and Verma, R.K. (1994). A new species of Phloeospora causing leaf spot on Trichilia connaroides. Mycological Research 98: 1192-1194.

16. Verma, R.K. and Arya, I.D. (1998). Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal isolates and organic manure on growth and mycorrhization of Dendrocalamus asper plantlets and on spore production in their rhizosphere. Mycorrhiza 8: 113-116

17. Verma, R.K., Kumar, P. and Ansari, S.A. (2001). Comparative physiomorphological performance of half-sib seedlings of ten teak clones under suboptimal and optimal arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 13: 423-433.

18. Tiwari, C.K., Sharma, S. and Verma, R.K. (2004). Effect of fungicide and plant growth hormones on germination of teak (Tectona grandis). Journal of Tropical Forest Science 16(1): 25-34.

b. National journals:

1. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1987). Studies on foliicolous ascomycotina-III, some interesting bitunicati. Indian Phytopathology 40: 410-413.

2. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1986). Studies on foliicolous ascomycotina-I. Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, India 56B II: 139-145.

3. Verma, R.K., Kamal and Khan, M.K. (1988). Some new species of Septoria Sacc. From India. Indian Phytopathology 41: 25-29.

4. Budathoki, U., Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1989). New species of Phaeoramularia, Pseudocercospora and Stenella from Nepal. Indian Phytopathology 42: 53-60.

5. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1989). Studies on foliicolous ascomycotina- IV. New species of Aphanostige and Phyllachora. Indian Phytopathology 42: 561-565.

6. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1990). Pyrenula corticola sp. nov., a bark inhabiting ascomycetes from Uttar Pradesh. Indian Phytopathology 43: 568-569.

7. Verma, R.K., Rao, G.P., Verma, K.P. and Singh, H.N. (1991). Some biochemical changes in red rot infected sugarcane leaves. Indian Sugar Feb.: 817-820.

8. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1991). Some new species of Pseudocercospora. Indian Phytopathology 44: 440-447.

9. Thapar, H.S., Uniyal, K. and Verma, R.K. (1991). Survey of native VAM fungi from sodic soils of Haryana state. Indian Forester 117: 1059-1069.

10. Khan, M.K., Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1992). New species of Cercospora, Mycovellosiella and Phaeoisariopsis. Indian Phytopathology 45: 26-34.

11. Verma, R.K. (1993). Phaeoseptoria pyri sp. nov. on Pyrus pashia from India. Indian Phytopathology 46: 170-171.

12. Verma, R.K. (1993). Gloeosporidiella semecarpi sp.nov. on leaves of Semecarpus anacardeum. Indian Phytopathology 46: 169-170.

13. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Gupta, B.N. (1994). Effect of inoculation of VAM fungi and Rhizobium on growth and biomass production in Acacia nilotica in nursery. Indian Forester 120: 1089-1094.

14. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin 1994 Effect of VAM fungi on growth and survival of Acacia nilotica seedlings under different moisture regime. Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, India 64B: 205-210.

15. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (1994). Effect of VAM fungi on growth of some bamboos in nursery. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 2: 377-379.

16. Jamaluddin, Verma, R.K. and Nath, V. (1994). Diseases occurring in different provenances of neem in central India and their control. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 2:466-468.

17. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (1995). Association and activity of arbuscular mycorrhizae of teak (Tectona grandis) in central India. Indian Forester 121: 533-539.

18. Verma, R.K. (1996). Some new records of fungi associated with salfi palm (Caryota urens). Indian Phytopathology 49: 22-25.

19. Ginwal, H.S., Verma, R.K. and Shrivastava, R.L. (1996). Natural occurrence of arbuscular mycorrhizae in difference provenances of Acacia nilotica seedlings. Indian J. Forestry 19: 311-314.

20. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Soni, K.K. (1997). Die back of leguminous trees in young plantations caused by Haplosporella in central India. Indian Forester 123: 652-655.

21. Kunhikanan, C., Verma, Ram K., Verma, Raj K., Khatri, P.K. and Totey, N.G. (1998). Ground flora, soil microflora and fauna diversity under plantation ecosystem on Bhata land of Bilaspur, Madhya Padesh. Environment and Ecology 16: 539-548.

22. Khatri, P.K., Kunhikanan, C., Verma, Ram K., Verma, Raj K. and Totey, N.G. (1998). Biological diversity under plantaions on Bhata Land. Journal of Tropical Forestry 14: 13-20.

23. Verma, Raj K., Khatri, P.K., Kunhikannan, C., Verma, Ram K. and Totey, N.G. (1998). Advantageous effects of the tree plantations on the rehabilitation of Bhata Land ecosystem. Indian Journal of Forestry 21: 197-203.

24. Verma, R.K., Shadangi, D.K., Kunhikannan, C., Verma, Ram K. and Totey, N.G. (1998). Change in biological diversity and chemical properties of soil by mixed tree planting in degraded land. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 3-6: 13-19.

25. Verma, R.K. and Kamal (1998). Pseudospiropes ehretiae sp.nov. from Uttar Pradesh. Indian Phytopathology 51: 304.

26. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (1999). Arbuscular mycorrhization and its effect on growth and biomass production in neem seedlings. Journal of Non-Timber Forest Products 6: 125-127

27. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Thakur, A.K. (2000). Effect of Rhizobium and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth of Dalbergia sissoo and Pongamia pinnata. Myforest 36: 211-219.

28. Verma, Raj K., Totey, NG and Verma, Ram K. (2000). Variation in ground flora, soil microflora and fauna under plantations raised on degraded land. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 7-8: 83-90.

29. Harsh, N.S.K., Soni, K.K., Tiwari, C.K., Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2000). Decline of sandal trees in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh. Journal of Tropical Forestry 16(4): 85-91.

30. Verma, R.K., Soni, K.K., Tiwari, C.K. and Jamaluddin (2001). Two new ascomycetes from India. Kavaka 28-29: 19-25.

31. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Gera, M. (2002). Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizae on growth and phosphorus uptake in bamboo seedlings. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 10: 28-32.

32. Verma, R.K. (2002). Aecidium kamali sp.nov. on Terminalia tomentosa from India. Journal of Basic Applied Mycology 1: 23.

33. Singh, Y.,Verma, RK, and Jamaluddin (2002). An integrated approach to control Fusarium wilt of sissoo. Indian Forester 128: 432-438.

34. Dadwal,V.S., Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2003). New species of Phomopsis causing phyllode spot and top dying in Acacia mangium. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 33: 42-44.

35. Singh, Y., Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2004). Combination of biocontrol agents, organic matter and biofertilizers to suppress Fusarium wilt and improve growth of Gmelina arborea seedlings. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 11:74-84.

36. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2004). Response of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in combination on growth and nutrient uptake in Bambusa nutans. Indian Forester 130 (2): 181-186.

37. Verma, R .K. and Jamaluddin (2004). Application of AM fungi to produce quality seedlings of teak. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 12: 39-42.

38. Tiwari, C.K., Sharma, Nidhi and Verma, R.K.(2005).Taxonomic over view of Ganoderma lucidum with special reference to Indian species. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 13: 57-72.

39. Verma, R.K., Singh, Y., Soni, K.K. and Jamaluddin (2005). Solarization of forest nursery soil for elimination of root pathogens and weeds. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 13: 81-86.

40. Shrma, N., Soni, K.K., Jamaluddin and Verma, R.K. (2005). A new species of Corynespora from central India. Indian Phytopathology 58: 503 - 504.

41. Sharma, N., Soni, K.K. and Verma, R.K. (2006). Some new hyphomycetes from forests of Satpura. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 14(1): 34-40.

42. Sharma, N., Soni, K.K., Jamaluddin and Verma, R.K. (2006). A new species of Mystrosporiella causing leaf spots in Terminalia bellerica. Indian Phytopathology 59: 257 - 260.

43. Singh. Y., Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2006). Impact of AM fungi, Rhizobium and biocontrol agents on growth and control of Fusarium wilt and of Dalbergia sissoo in nursery. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 36: 278-282.

44. Tiwari, C.K., Verma, R.K., Soni, K.K. and Jamaluddin (2006). In vitro efficacy of Trichoderma species and fungicides against Ganoderma lucidum. Indian Forester 132: 1499-1503.

45. Singh, Y., Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2007). Influence of biocontrol agents, plant products, AM fungi and Rhizobium on suppression of Fusarium wilt and growth of Dalbergia sissoo seedlings. Indian Forester 133(2): 189-196.

46. Verma, R.K. and Soni, K.K. (2007). Fungi of Achanakmar - Amarkantak Biosphere reserve and Chilpi Ghati. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 15(2): 116-126.

47. Dadwal, V.S. and Verma, R.K. (2007). Neem ke rog avam unka nidan (in Hindi). Vaniki sandesh 31(4): 33-35.

48. Verma R.K., Jamaluddin and Thakur, A.K. (2008). Effect of biofertilizers on growth of aonla (Emblica officinalis) in nursery. Indian Forester 134(1): 125-130.

49. Dadwal, V.S. and Verma, R.K. (2008). Sulphi palm ke mukhya rog avam unka nidan (in Hindi). Vaniki sandesh 32(1): 39-40.

50. Verma, R. K., Jamaluddin, Dadwal, V.S. and Thakur, A.K. (2008). Economics of biofertilizer application on production of planting propagules of teak in a commercial nursery. Indian Forester 134(7): 923-931.

51. Verma, R.K. and Soni, K.K. (2008). Development of arbuscular mycorrhizae and leaf blight disease in young plantation of 25 species of bamboos. Indian Forester 134(9): 1236-1244.

52. Tiwari, C.K., Verma, R.K., Ayachi, A and Asaiya, AJ.K. (2008). Wood decaying fungi of Sal from Madhya Pradesh, India. Sci-fronts 2: 13-26.

53. Verma, R.K. (2009). Diversity of AM fungi in forests of central India. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 17(1): 37-46.

54. Sharma, P., Verma, R.K., Raipuria, N. and Ayachi, A. (2009). Biocontrol of Fusarium wilts in commercially important plants. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 17(1): 63-66.

55. Sharma, P., Raipuria, N., Verma, R.K. and Ayachi, A. (2009). Biocontrol of Fusarium root rot and wilt disease in Pisum sativum. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 17(1): 67-70.

56. Tiwari, C.K., Sharma, N. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2009). Screening of Ganoderma lucidum isolates by using cellulolytic adequacy index. Journal of Tropical Forestry 25 (I&II): 67-71.

57. Soni, K.K., Turkane, D., Jamaluddin and Verma, R.K. (2009). Cephaliophora - a new seed rot fungal pathogen of teak from India. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 17(1): 95-96.

58. Tiwari, C.K., Verma, R.K. and Harsh, N.S.K. (2009). A revision of Ganoderma lucidum from central India. Indian Journal of Tropical Biodiversity 17(1): 111-124.

59. Dadwal, V.S. and Verma, R.K. (2009). A new Blotch Disease (Curvularia pallescens Boedijn) of Gloriosa superba Linn. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 39(1): 156-157.

Books:

1. Verma, R.K., Sharma, N., Soni, K.K. and Jamaluddin (2008). Forest Fungi of Central India. International Book Distributing Co. Lucknow 418 p.

Book chapters:

1. Verma R.K. (2001). Role of biofertilizers in teak cultivation. In: Mandal, A.K. and Ansari, S.A. (Eds.) Silviculture and Genetics of Teak Pp 63-71 International Book Distributors, Dehra Dun

2. Verma R.K. and Tiwari C.K. (2001). Diseases of palms and their management - a review Pp 328-345. In: Trivedi, P.C., Plant Pathology, Pointer Publisher, Jaipur 460p.

3. Verma, R.K. and Singh Y. (2003). Fungal Diversity and diseases of forest in central India. Pp 791-819. In: Frontiers of Fungal Diversity in India (Prof Kamal Fetschrift). International Book Distributing Co. Lucknow 906 p.

4. Verma, R.K. and Jamaluddin (2008). Interaction of AM fungi and Azospirillum enhances growth, survival and nutrient uptake in teak seedlings. In: Forest Biotechnolgy in India, Ansari, S.A., Narayanan, C. and Mandal, A.K. (editors) Pp. 313-319., Satish Serial Publishing House, Delhi

5. Verma, R.K. (2008). Role of Biofertilizers in Cultivation of Bamboos. Pp. 127-138. In: Proceedings of the National Conference on "Bamboos: Management, Conservation, Value Addition and Promotion" 12-14 March, 2008. Mandal, A.K., Berry, Nainta and Rawat, G.S. (editors). Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. 280p.

6. Dadwal, V.S., Verma, R.K. and Dubey, Poonam (2008). Diseases of Bamboos and their Management. Pp. 139-142. In: Proceedings of the National Conference on "Bamboos: Management, Conservation, Value Addition and Promotion" 12-14 March, 2008. Mandal, A.K., Berry, Nainta and Rawat, G.S. (editors) Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. 280p.

Paper published in conference proceedings:

1. Jamaluddin, Chandra, K.K., Chaturvedi, P. and Verma, R.K. 1995. Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizae and Rhizobium on growth of Dalbergia latifolia. In: UNDP International workshop on Forestry Research Methods (Published by ADG, Editorial and Publication Division, ICFRE, Vani Priters, Dehradun) pp55-58, Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur, March 22-23.

2. Verma, R.K. 1995. Application of mycorrhizae and biofertilizers in forestry. In: Proc. International workshop on Forestry Research Methods (Published by ADG, Editorial and Publication Division, ICFRE, Vani Printers, Dehradun), pp59-63. Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur, March 22-23.

3. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin, Dadwal, V.S. and Nath, V. 1995. Use of VAM fungi, Rhizobium and Frankia in Forest nurseries. In: Proc. International workshop on Forestry Research Methods (Published by ADG, Editorial and Publication Division, ICFRE, Vani Printers, Dehradun), Pp67-69. Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur, March 22-23.

4. Verma, R.K. and Soni, K.K. (2009). Fungi associated with teak mortality in central India. Pp. 86-88. In: Sim, Heok-Choh (ed.) Proceeding of Asia and Pacific Forest Health Workshop on Forest Health in a Changing World. IUFRO World Series Vol. 24, 133p.

Papers Presented in Symposia, Seminars, etc.

1. Verma, R.K. attended Annual Meeting of Indian Phytopathological Society, IARI, New Delhi, Dec., 1989 and presented a paper entitled "Some biochemical changes in red rot infected sugarcane leaves".

2. Verma, R.K. attended Meeting of Silviculturists and Research workers' of central region held at State Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur on Jan 10-11, 1994 and presented a paper entitled Role of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth of bamboos in nursery.

3. Verma, R.K. attended Regional meeting of silviculturist and Research Workers in central Region held at Nagpur from 9-11 Jan., 1995 and presented a paper entitled "Role of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth of bamboos in nursery".

4. Verma, R.K. attended UNDP Seminar held at TFRI, Jabalpur during 22-23 March, 1995 and presented a paper entitled "Use of VAM fungi, rhizobium and frankia in forest nurseries".

5. Verma, R.K. attended Workshop cum peer review on Albizia spp. held at CSFER, Allahabad during Sept. 28, 2000 and presented paper entitled "Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi Rhizobium, N and P on growth and development of Albizia procera seedling".

6. Verma, R.K. attended 27th annual meeting of mycological society of India and International Symposium on Front of Fungal diversity and diseases in Southeast Asia held at Gorakhpur from 9-11 Feb., 2001 and presented papers entitled "An integrated approach to control Fusarium wilt of sissoo" and "Two new ascomycetes from India".

7. Verma, R.K. attended Nat. Sem. on Frontiers of fungal diversity in Indian sub-continent held at Dept Botany, Gorakhpur Univ., Aug 24-25. 2002 and presented two papers entitled "Fungal Diversity and diseases of forest in central India" and "Taxonomic grouping of Pseudocercospora species".

8. Verma, R.K. attended Nat. Seminar on Management of Degraded Forests for Productivity Enhancement and Carbon Sink Expansion held at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur from 15-16 Jan 2003 and presented a paper entitled "Application of VAM fungi to produce quality seedlings of teak for plantation at degraded sites".

9. Verma, R.K. attended Nat. Symp. on Prospecting of fungal diversity and emerging technologies and 29th Meeting of Mycological Society of India held at Agharkar Research Institute, Pune from 6-7 Feb. 2003 and presented a paper entitled "Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in forests of central India".

10. Verma, R.K. attended 26th Annual conference and symposium on Advances in Fungal Diversity and Host Pathogen Interactions organized by Indian Society of Mycology & Plant Pathology held at UGC-SAP, Department of Botany, Goa Univ. Goa, 7-9 Oct. 2004 and presented a paper entitled "Fungal Diversity in Forests of Satpura Plateau and Vainganga Valley of Central India".

11. Verma, R.K. attended 58th Zonal Meeting of IPS (central zone) at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jablpur on 12th Dec.2005 and presented a paper entitled "Solarization of forest nursery soil to reduce diversity of root pathogens and to eliminate weeds".

12. Verma, R.K. attended Nat. Conf. on Tree Biotechnology: Indian Scenario held at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur from 9-10 Feb., 2006 and presented a paper entitled "Interaction of AM fungi and Azospirillum enhances growth, survival and nutrient uptake in teak seedlings".

13. Verma, R.K. attended Nat. Symp. on Emerging Trends of Bio-inoculants in Forestry held at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur during April 26-27, 2007 and presented a paper entitled "Bio-inoculants for tree species their effects and economics".

14. Verma, R.K. attended the Nat. conf. on 'Fungal Diversity: Impact and Exploitation' held at TIFAC-Core, Thapar University, Patiala from 5-6 Oct. 2007 and presented a paper entitled "Documentation of Forest Fungi of Central India".

15. Verma, R.K. attended National symposium on 'Biotechnology in Plant Disease Management for Sustainable Crop Protection' organized at MACS' Agharkar Research Institute, Pune from 17-18 Sep., 2008 and presented a paper entitled "Diversity of forest fungi in central India".

16. Verma, R.K. attended Madhya Kshetriya Vigyan Samelan held at Govt. Home Science College, Jabalpur during 21-22 Feb. 2008 and presented a paper "Sagoun poudh utpadhan mein Jaivurbarko ka aarthic mahattava".

17. Verma, R.K. attended Nat Conf on Bamboos: Management, Conservation, Value Addition and Promotion held at Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur during March 12-14, 2008 and presented a paper entitled "Role of biofertilizer in cultivation of bamboos".

18. Verma, R.K. attended National Seminar on Reclamation of Mined Lands of Coalfields held at State Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur from 5-6th August, 2008 and presented a paper entitled "Change in microbial diversity under tree plantation on degraded land of Bilaspur (CG)".

19. Verma, R.K. attended 5th International Conference on 'Plant Pathology in the Globalized Era', held at IARI, New Delhi from 10-13 Nov. 2009 and presented a two papers entitled "Effect of soil amendments and plant growth promoting microbes on growth and survival of sandal (Santalum album)" and "Diversity of fungi causing diseases in forest trees of central India".

Technical Reports:

1. Jamaluddin, Nath, V., Harsh, N.S.K., Verma, R.K., Soni, K.K., Tiwari, C.K. and Dadwal, V.S. (2001). Studies on the diseases of important tree seeds, nurseries, plantation, stored wood and bamboos and their control measures. Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehradun 13p.

2. Jamaluddin, Verma, R.K. and Dadwal, V.S. (2001). Biofertilizers (03) World Bank Project. Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehradun 24p.

3. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin, Singh, Yogendra and Dadwal, V.S. (2002). Researches on mass production of biofertilizers and their field application. Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehradun 12p.

4. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Dadwal, V.S. (2005). Development of germplasm bank of biofertilizers and field application of effective strains on important tree species (046). Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehradun 23p.

5. Jamaluddin, Verma, R.K., Soni, K.K., Dadwal, V.S. and Singh, Y. (2006) Path. (035). Integrated management of diseases of seeds, nurseries and plantations. Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun, 53p.

6. Verma, R.K., Jamaluddin and Soni, K.K. (2007). Taxonomy and documentation of fungi occurring in forests of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Implementation completion project report of project submitted to Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi and Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun, 63p.

7. Soni, K.K., Jamaluddin, Verma, R.K. and Dadawal, V.S. (2008). Studies on bacterial and viral diseases of teak, Gmelina and Albizia and their management. Implementation completion report of project submitted to Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun, 20p.

Popular articles:

1. Verma, R.K. (1994). Arbuscular Mycorrhizal symbiosis - prospects in tropical forestry. Tropical Sylvics 2:8-9.

2. Verma, R.K. (1995). Role of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth of some bamboos in nursery. Mycorrhiza News 6: 9-10.

3. Verma, R.K. (1996). Mycorrhization Helper Bacteria: a new dimention in biofertilizer research. Tropical Sylvics, 4: