Dr. Dipayan Chattopadhyay
|Designation||Associate Professor in West Bengal Education Service|
First class first in M.Sc. in Botany,
Calcutta University (1983)
Ph.D, Calcutta University (1991)
26 years of teaching experience including 09 years of postgraduate teaching.
- Darjeeling Govt. College: 1989-95
- A.B.N. Seal College: 1995-2013
- Bethune College: 2013-till date
- Interested in Plant chromosome studies (Both mitotic and Meiotic); Estimation of In situ nuclear DNA and Plant Tissue Culture
- Awarded with National Scholarship, Jubilee Merit Prize (1980).
- J Sen Memorial Medal (1992) from Botanical Society of Bengal.
- Completed a Minor Research project, UGC funded: 01(2008-2010), Sanction No.FPSW-047/07-08(ERO) dt 21.2.2008, amount: 1lakh, Title: Studies of Algal Biodiversity of the Coochbehar Block, District Cooch Behar, West Bengal.
- Presented papers at various UGC sponsored State level and National level seminars hosted by A.B.N. Seal College, Coochbehar (2009-2012).
- Organized A National Level Seminar on "Trends in Microbiology", 20-21st December 2009, in Collaboration with the Dept. of plant Pathology, Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya.
- Supervised PG dissertations, A.B.N. Seal College and Bethune College.
Some Important Publications
- Das M, Chattopadhyay D and Mukherjee S. In vivo and in vitro propagation of economically important Cajanus cajan varieties. Heritage, Vol.III 144-152 ISSN: 2349-9583, 2016.
Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar
on "Teaching Botany in 21st century: prospects and
challenges", 6th-7th August, 2016 in Bidhannagar
- Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee S. and. Sanyal S. Study of Algal Biodiversity of the CoochBehar Block, District Coochbehar, West Bengal. (2015), Heritage: Vol.II.109-118 ISSN: 2349-9583.
- Chattopadhyay D and Adhikari D, A checklist of medicinal plants available in A.B.N. Seal College Campus (2011) A.B.N Seal Journal of Science, Vol. IV,65-71 (ISSN 0975-5624)
- Chattopadhyay D, Cytological Investigation and Karyotype study of 8 different strains of Brassica juncea(2009) , A.B.N Seal Journal of Science, Vol. II 34-38 (ISSN 0975-5624)
- Chattopadhyay D, Chromosomal Determination of Sex in Dioecious Plants (2008) A.B.N Seal Journal of Science, Vol. I 28-30 (ISSN 0975-5624)
- H.O.D. of Botany, A.B.N. Seal College for 18 years (1995-2013)
- Officer-in-Charge: A.B.N Seal College for 8 months (2010-2011)
- Executive editors of A.B.N. Seal Journal of Science (ISSN-0975-5624) (2008-2012)
- A.N.O.(Associate NCC Officer), 5 Bengal Battalion NCC, Darjeeling Govt. College for 6 years (1990-1995)