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Dr.K.C.Chenchaiah
M.Sc (Ag), Ph.D (Agril.Entomology)
Principal ScientistContact Address:
CENTRAL TOBACCO RESEARCH INSTITUTE Research Station, KANDUKUR-523 105. Andhra Pradesh
Phone (Mobile): 9848455739
Email Address: ctrirskandukur@yahoo.com
Employment Record
  • Principal Scientist- 2012-till date
  • Senior Scientist -2006 -2012
  • Scientist (Sr. Scale) -1992-2006
  • Scientist -1987-1992
Area of Interest Nutritional physiology of Insects, Insect Pest Management, Insect host plant resistance, and Life table studies of insects.
Publications
  1. China Chenchaiah, K. (2011). A rapid technique for screening mustard germplasm for tolerance to mustard aphid, Lipaphiserysimi (Kalt.). Journal of Insect Science 24 (1):  56-59. 
  2. China Chenchaiah, K. and Bhattacharya, A.K. (2010).  Effect of Bengal gram and lentil oil on the wing development in Spodoptera litura (Fabricius) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Insect Science 23 (1): 15-25. 
  3. China Chenchaiah, K., (2010). Life table and vital statistics of Creatonotusgangis L. on soybean. J. Eco-friendly Agriculture 5 (2): 156-159. 
  4. China Chenchaiah, K. and Bhattacharya, A.K. (2009). Suitability of some promising artificial diets for mass rearing of Spodoptera litura (Fabricius). J. Insect Sci. 22 (4): 406-411.
  5. China Chenchaiah K. (2008). Validation of IPM Modules for important pests of FCV Tobacco under SLS Conditions. J. Eco-friendly Agriculture 3 (2): 164-167.
  6. China Chenchaiah, K. (2008). Control of white grub of areca nut by botanicals in Sub-Himalayan Tarai region of West Bengal. Indian J. Ent. 70 (4): 393-395.
  7. Mondal, P., Bhattacharya, A.K. and Chenchaiah, K.C. (2007). Application of new software programmes: Life table of Creatonotusgangis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on artificial diet. Ann. Pl. Protec. Sci. 15 (2): 358-365.
  8. Bhattacharya, A.K. and China Chenchaiah, K. (2007). Seed coat phenolic compounds of red gram, Cajanuscajan as chemical barrier in formulation of artificial diet of Spodopteralitura (F). Ann. Pl. Protec. Sci. 15 (1): 92-96.
  9. Mondal, P., Bhattacharya, A.K. and Chenchaiah, K.C. (2007). A new software for calculating stable-age distribution in insects: Life table and stable-age distribution of Creatonotusgangis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on artificial diet. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. India 77 (B)II: 172-185.
  10. China Chenchaiah, K., Mondal, P. and Bhattacharya, A.K. (2007). Life table s and stable –age distribution of Creatonotusgangis (Lepodopters: Arctiidae) on artificial diet. J. Eco-friendly Agriculture 2 (1): 64-67.
Awards/Honors
  • ICAR Senior Research Fellowship,1984-1987 at GBPUAT, Pantanagar.
  • Appreciation letter from The Director, CPCRI, Kasaragod for the successful participation and setting up of an Exhibition on Arecanut and Arecanut based cropping system during National Seminar and Exhibition on Horticulture at Bihar Sharif, 2-3 June, 2001. 
  • Life fellow award by The Entomological Society of India for devoted to the promotion of research in Entomology on 31-12-2008.
  • Best paper presentation award, 2009. National Symposium on Tobacco at CTRI, Rajahmundry, AP.