Externally funded Projects (National)

Title Investigators Brief Objectives Duration Total outlay (Rs. in lakhs)
APEDA National Referral Laboratory for Monitoring Pesticide Residues for Export of Fresh Grapes from India Director (S.D. Sawant),
PI Kaushik Banerjee,
Ahammed Shabeer T.P.
Monitoring of the pesticide residues in exportable fresh table grapes to the European Union through control of residues of chemicals 01.04.2012 to 31.03.2020 3586.22
Validation of DUS descriptors for Indian grapes (Vitis spp.) (PPVFRA funded) Roshni R. Samarth, PI Development of valid DUS Test Guidelines for Grapes under Mild Tropical Conditions · To establish Salient features/identifiers of relevant grape cultivars. · To create national documentation of the cultivars in use for their registration at national level. · To protect the rights of plant breeders and farmers responsible for new variety development. · Validation of data of descriptors for Grapes under subtropical and temperate Indian conditions. · The protocol will also help in introduction and protection of exotic / patented cultivars under Indian conditions under sui-generis system. 01.04.2012 to 31.03.2020 25.00
Nutritional quality and safety evaluation of common processed products of grape (FSSAI funded) Ms. Sharmistha Naik,
Dr. K. Banerjee,
Dr. Ahammed Shabeer T.P.,
Dr. A.K. Sharma
01.12.2016 to 30.09.2019 30.744
Intellectual Property Management and Transfer / Commercialization of Agricultural Technology (NAIP funded) Mrs. Kavita Y. Mundankar 01.04.2012 to 31.03.2020