Dr. Sameer Daniel
Dr. Sameer Daniel
Assistant Professor


Department
Department of Silviculture And Agroforestry
Qualification
B.Sc (Ag) ; M.Sc. (Agrofst.); Ph.D;
Area of Specialization
Agroforestry
Phone No
9454399136
E-mail
sameer.daniel@shiats.edu.in, sameer.daniel@shiats.edu.in, samir.daniel80@gmail.com

Educational Details
DegreeUniversity/BoardYear
Ph.DSHIATS-DU, Allahabad2011
M.ScSHIATS-DU, Allahabad2005
B.Sc.(Ag.)SHIATS-DU, Allahabad2003


Professional Summary

Worked as Project Fellow in the Project (Multilocation trial in bamboo)

Working as an Assistant Professor  in the Department of Agroforestry 2006 till now

Ph.D. Agroforestry Completed in the year 2011 with over all C.G.P.A 8.8 from Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (Formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute), Deemed University, Allahabad (U.P.), India

Research Station: School of forestry and Environment, SHIATS-DU, Allahabad

Thesis Entitled:  “Quality ETPs production of poplar and its leaf fall impact on wheat intercrop”. Supervisor:  Prof. (Dr.) S. B. Lal, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Administration), Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Deemed University, Allahabad (U.P.), India.

Post-Graduation (Agroforestry) in 2005 from A.A.I.-D.U University,  as a gold medalist with C.G.P.A of 9.41

Thesis Entitled:  “Studies on the impact of spacing and fertilizer levels on the growth and yield of lemon grass (Cymbopogon flexouses) under Jatropha based Agroforestry System”.

Supervisor: Dr. A. J. Raj, Associate Dean, School of Forestry and Environment, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Deemed University, Allahabad (U.P.), India.

Graduation (Agriculture) in 2003 from A.A.I.-D.U University, Allahabad with 64% marks

Intermediate (Agriculture) in 1999 from U.P. Board.

High School (Science Group) in 1997 from N.O.S. Board.


Expertise

Agroforestry, social forestry and Joint forest management, Medicinal and Aromatic plants


Projects
  1. Rasing of quality nursery stock using application of growth regulators for tectona grandis l. Sanctioned by Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad. (2013) PI. Dr Sameer Daniel and Co.PI Dr Afaq Majid Wani

Publications
  1. Sameer Daniel and Raj A.J. (2008). Studies on the impact of spacing and fertilizer levels on the plant height lemon grass (Cymbopogon flexouses) under Jatropha based Agroforestry System. New Agriculturist 19:213-215. ISSN 0019-6363 NAAS Rating 4.17
  2. Dheeraj kumar, Antony J. Raj, Lal, S.B. and Sameer Daniel (2008). Planting geometry and fertilizer levels impact on growth of Mustard (Brassica juncea L.) under Poplar based agroforestry system. Paper presented in National workshop on “The Problems and Prospects of Agroforestry in Uttar Pradesh” held in Centre for Social Forestry and Eco-Rehabilitation, Allahabad on March 17-18,
  3. Afaq Majid Wani, Sameer Daniel, Mita Thakur and Yaqoob H. Dar. (2009).  
    Seed source variability in Bauhinia variegata Linn. Under two different
    environments. My Forest. 45(4): 363-370.
  4. Mishra.B.K, Nath. S, Thomas, T. Gupta,R. Sameer Daniel and James ,A. (2009). Adsorption and reclamation of toxic elements in agricultural soil and crop treated with sewage sludge .43-44.
  5. Antony Joseph Raj, S.B.Lal  Sameer Daniel and Vital Gowda (2010) Intercropping of lemon grass with poplar (populous deltoide Bartr.ex Marsh) in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Indian Journal of Agroforestry 12 (1): 13-17.  ISSN, 0972-0715 NAAS Rating 4.50
  6. Afaq Majid Wani, S.B.Lal, B. Mehra and Sameer Daniel,. (2011).          
    Effect of growth regulators for raising quality nursery stock of popular clones through cutting My Forest. 47(2): 151-156.
  7. Rahat Ali, Antony Joseph Raj and  Sameer Daniel (2011)  Impact of spacing and inorganic fertilizer on growth characteristics of Sarpagandha (Rauvolfia serpentina) under poplar and teak based agroforestry system New Agriculturist (An International Bi-annual Journal of Agriculture),2011. 22(1): pp. 91-98. ISSN 0019-6363 NAAS Rating 4.17
  8. Sameer Daniel and Prashant kumar Rai (2014) Effect of different spacing and fertilizer doses on the growth and yield of lettuce (lactuca Sativa) under subabol (leucaena leucocephala) based Agroforestry system. Journal of the kalash Scienses. 2014. Vol.  (2) 9-12. ISSN 2321-7634
  9. Devendra Kumar, Antony J. Raj, Sameer Daniel, Arvind Bijalwan, Harsh B. Paliwal and Siddharth Mishra (2014)  Effect of spacing and fertilizer levels on maize yield (Zea mays L.) under teak based agroforestry system New Agriculturist (An International Bi-annual Journal of Agriculture), 25(1) : 1–5, 2014.  ISSN 0019-6363 NAAS Rating 4.17
  10. Ramchandra ,Harsh Bodh Paliwal, Abhishek James, Hemant Kumar, Sameer Daniel And Rajiv Umrao (2015) Economic analysis of post-harvest losses in marketing of major vegetables in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh. Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary Vol 3, Issue 2. March 2015. ISSN: 2320-5083 Impact Factor 1.625        
  11. Ramchandra Sameer Daniel Neelam Khare B. Mehera Harsh Bodh Paliwal and Mohd. Sameer (2015) Role of bamboo cultivation for generation of income and employment under wasteland development with special reference to pratap garh district of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary Vol 3, Issue 3. April 2015. ISSN: 2320-5083 Impact Factor 1.625
  12. Ramchandra Sameer Daniel Biswarup Mehera Harsh Bodh Paliwal and Somnath Sen (2015) Marketing Strategies and Limitation in Agroforestry of India perspectives. Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary Vol 3, Issue 3. April 2015. ISSN: 2320-5083 Impact Factor 1.625
  13. Manish Kumar, Sameer Daniel, Tanya, Dipti Sharan and Gunjan Kumari (2015) Effect of different potting media on growth characteristics of Sarpagandha. Annals of Plant and Soil Research. Volume 17, (137-174) 2015. NAAS Rating 3.66
  14. Manish Kumar, B.Mehera, Sameer Daniel and Niket Jain (2015) Effect of plant geometry and numbers of seedling per hill on growth, yield and Economics of Rice under agroforestry system. Annals of Plant and Soil Research. Volume 17, (219-221) 2015. NAAS Rating 3.66
  15. Tanya, Sameer Daniel and Manish Kumar (2015) Comparative study on effect of spacing on the growth and yield of different varieties of black gram (Vigna radiata L.) under Subabul (Leucaena leucocephala) based agrosilviculture system. International Journal of Advanced Research, Volume 3, Issue 6, 1190-1196. ISSN 2320-5407 Impact Factor 4.58
  16. Anushree Hembram, Sameer Daniel, Jaiveer Singh Dhewa, Animesh kanawjia and Prakask Singh. (2015) effect of different level of fertilizer and spacing on growth and yield of lemon grass (cymbopogon flexuosus l.) under citrus (citrus sps.) based agri-horti system. Progressive Research– An International Journal”, Volume 10 (Special-VII) : 3707-3709 .  ISSN : 0973-6417 NAAS Rating 3.16
  17. Bittu Subba, Sameer Daniel, Animesh Kanawjia, Jaiveer Singh Dhewa and Prakash Singh (2015) effect of growth regulalators on mulberry cuttings (morus alba) under nursery condition. Progressive Research– An International Journal”, Volume 10 (Special-VII) : 3689-3692  ISSN : 0973-6417 NAAS Rating 3.16

Conferences
  • National Services Scheme, Special Champ organized by Allahabad Agriculture Institute. 26th February 2001-04 March 2001.  
  • Participated and secured First division marks on twelve days training organized by Department of Horticulture, Allahabad Agriculture Institute Deemed University in collaboration with Directorate of Vegetable and food Preservation, Govt. of U.P. 13 July 2002-24 July 2002 (National)
  • Training on “Integrated training on Soil, Water and land engineering” organized by CBPS, AAIDU and Sponsored by Action for food Production (AFPRO) Allahabad. 9th  August  2004- 16th August  2004 (National)
  • Workshop on “Water quality research to evaluate the effect of Agriculture conversation practices utilized in the united States and India” organized by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Allahabad Agriculture Institute  Deemed University (AAIDU). 07th September 2009 – 08th  September 2009  (International)
  • “Sciences and Religion: technological advancement in science and its socio- religion impact” organized by Gospel and Plough theological Institute, Allahabad Agriculture Institute Deemed University and Indian Institute of Science and Religion, Pune. 29th September   2009 - 30th September   2009 (National)
  • Training on “Re-desiging the farmer-extension-agriculture research/education in India with ICT-mediated knowledge management” Sponsored by NAIP/ICAR Organized by Department of Agriculture Economics and Agribusiness management, SHIATS and Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. 12th March ,2010 (National)
  • Training on “Course of Educational Management for Minority Institute” organized by All India Association for Christian higher education and All India council for Christian schools, Allahabad. 21st June  2010- 26th June  2010 (National)
  • Training on “Agricultural knowledge management” organized by National Institute of Agriculture extension management, Hyderabad. 04th July 2011-08th July 2011 (National)
  • Training on “DNA fingerprinting: the ultimate identity” organized by Society of Biotechnology, JSBB, SHIATS. 01 Sep 2011-02 Sep 2011 (National)
  • Workshop on “Propagation of Bamboo” organized by Society of Allahabad Foresters, SOFE, SHIATS. 13th August 2012 (National)
  • Training on “Environmental Pollution: Threats to the society and its management” organized by Department of Environmental Sciences, SOFE, SHIATS. 26th November 2012-27th November 2012. (National)
  • Workshop on “Crime against women: focus on sexual violence” organized by JSBS, SHIATS. 14th March 2013 (National)
  • Workshop on “E-Content; The Newly Emerging Technique for Teaching through Web” organized by Allahabad chapter of Indian Society of Soil Science (ACISSS) and Department of Soil Science (SHIATS). 02nd  May 2013  (National)
  • National Seminar on “Protected Cultivation of Horticulture Crops and Value addition” organized by Department of Horticulture, Allahabad School of Agriculture (SHIATS) 29th -30th November 2013. (National)
  • Training on “Improving e-Governance in Agriculture” organized by National Institute of Agriculture Extension Management, Hyderabad. 09th September 2014 -12th September 2014. (National)
  • Guest lecture on “Soil degradation and Resilience” organized by Allahabad chapter of Indian Society of Soil Science (ACISSS) and Department of Soil Science (SHIATS). 26th August 2014.
  • National Seminar on “Harmony with nature in context of Environmental issues and challenges of the 21st century” organized by Department of Environmental Sciences Faculty of Earth Sciences, Mohan lal Sukhadia University, Udaipur (raj) in association with Nation Environmental lists Association, Ranchi (Jharkhand). 28th November -30th November,2014 (National)
  • National conference on “Reinvigorating Agricultural Innovations for Farmers Empowerment and Development” organized by GKV society, Agra. Organized at PJTSAU, Hyderabad. 3rd and 4th May 2015.
  • National conference on “Global Research Initiatives For Sustainable Agriculture & Allied Sciences” organized by RVSKVV, Gwalior (M.P.) Astha Foundation, Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) India. December 12–13, 2015
  • Workshop on “Intellectual property right awareness” organized by the Directorate of Innovation, project and Consultancy SHIATS. Allahabad  on 7th September ,2016

Teaching Experience

U.G. Program FORESTRY and HORTICULTURE (2006-2016)

Course Code

Title

Credit Hr.

AGFO-421

Introduction to Agroforestry

2(1+1)

AGFO-523

Social forestry and Joint Forest Management

2(2+0)

AGFO-512

Introductory Agroforestry

3(2+1)

AGF-402

Range Land Management

3(2+1)

SVC-301

Principle and Practice of Silviculture

3(2+1)

SVC-403

Forest Seedling Production

3(1+2)

AGF-501

Forest Utilization I

3(2+1)

SVC-603

Medicinal And Aromatic Plants

2(1+1)

TBR-604

Wood Seasoning and Production

3(2+1)

SVC-303

Practices of Silviculture

3(2+1)

AGF-401

Agroforestry and Social Forestry

2(1+1)

AGF-502

Forest Utilization II

3(2+1)

TBR- 605

Forest Tree Seed Quality Control and Storage

3(2+1)

TBR-303

Tree Seed Technology

2(1+1)

SVC-501

Silvilculture of Economic Tree

3(2+1)

AGF-400

Commercial Forestry

1(0+1)

AGF-698

Rural Forest Experience (Study Tour)

4(0+4)

SVC-602

Forest Policy and Legislation

1 (1+0)

AGF-698

Forest Work Experience (Study Tour)

6(0+6)

               

P.G. Program AGROFORESTRY and FORESTRY (2006-2016)

Course Code

Title

Credit Hr.

AGFO-411

Introduction to Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

2(1+1)

AGFO -711

Principles and Practices of Agroforestry

3(2+1)

AGFO-811

Cultivation of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants in Agroforestry

3(2+1)

AGF O-715

Agroforestry Practices                                   

3(2+1)

AGF O-733

Processing of medicinal and aromatic plants

3(2+1)

AGFO 732

Cultivation of commercial important medicinal and Aromatic plants

2(1+1)

ENVS-504

Basic Concept in Laboratory Technique

1(0+1)

 

Research Experience (17)

S.no.

Student Name

Id.No.

Thesis title

Year of Passing

Forestry

  1.  

KARMA WANGCHUK BHUTIA

10MSCFST005

Effect of auxins on the growth and yield of Poplar under nursery condition.

2012

  1.  

BITTU SUBBA

12MSCFST002

Effect of growth regulators on Mulbery tree (Morus alba) under nursery condition

2014

  1.  

KUMAR INDERJEET SHEKHER

13MSCFST016

Effect on Different levels of Fertilizer and spacing on Growth performance of menthe (Mentha arrensis L.)

2015

Agroforestry

S.no.

Student Name

Id.No.

Thesis title

Year of Passing

  1.  

ASHISH KUMAR

09MSAGF004

Effect of different organic manure on growth and yield of Gram under Subabul based Agroforestry system

2011

  1.  

LEITANTHEM TENNYSON SINGH

10MSAGF004

Effect of different spacing and fertilizer on growth and yield of lettuce under Subabul based agroforestry system

2012

  1.  

VISHAL SRIVASTAVA

10MSAGF012

Effect of different organic manure and varieties on the growth & yield of Potato under Subabul based agroforestry system

2012

  1.  

ANUSHREE HEMBRAM

12MSAGF006

Effect of different level of fertilizers and spacing on growth and yield of Lemon grass  under Citrus based agroforestry system

2014

  1.  

PRIYANKA

12MSAGF024

Studies the impact of different variety and fertility level on the growth and yield of Onion (Allium cepa) under  Jatropha based Agrisilviculture system

2014

  1.  

GYAN PRAKASK GUPTA

12MSAGF026

Effect of different varieties and fertility levels on Barley in Alley cropping system

2014

  1.  

NITIN SIROHI

13MSAGF016

Effect of  different  Spacing and Varieties on the growth and yield of rice (oryza Sativa L.) under citrus based  Agroforestry  systems

2015

  1.  

TANYA

13MSAGF018

Comparative study on effect of spacing on the growth and yield of different Varieties of  black gram(Vigna mungo L.) under subabul (leucaena leucoce phala) ) based  Agro Silviculture  system

2015

  1.  

TENGKAME M.SANGMA

14MSAGF001

Effect of Organic manures on the growth and yield of cauliflower (Brassica oleracea L.) under Jatropha based agroforestry system

2016

  1.  

PUJA KISHORE

14MSAGF007

Role of Mulching and varietal influence on brinjal (Solanum melongena) in alley cropping system

2016

  1.  

VIKRAM SINGH

14MSAGF008

Role of leaf litter fall and impact on baby corn intercropping in poplar based agroforestry system

2016

  1.  

PREETI YADAV

14MSAGF023

Allelopathy effect of Eucalyptus leaf extract and soil on different vegetables crop(Chilli and tomato)

2016

MBA (Forestry and Environment Management)

S.no.

Student Name

Id.No.

Thesis title

Year of Passing

  1.  

BARIBOR KUPAR KHOGWIR

-

Medicinal plants in Meghalaya and their conservation

2010

  1.  

MALYNNAI BENSON KHARKONGOR

-

Thangkharang park: Its influence on the local economy

2010

 


Other

Summer Training /Short Courses

  1. Twenty one days Summer school training on “Temperate Agroforestry for sustenance and climate moderation” organized by SKUAST Kashmir from 4th to 25th of August 2014. Sponsored by ICAR, New Delhi.
  2. Ten days short course on “Wildlife Conservation Visa-A-Visa Human And Agriculture Interface” organized by School of Forestry and Environment, SHIATS Allahabad. From 24th November to 3rd December, 2014. Sponsored by ICAR, New Delhi.
  3. Fifteen day training on “Faculty development Program on Entrepreneurship Development” Organized by Institute of Entrepreneurship Development, U.P. Lucknow. Sponsored by DST. GoI. From 16th -28th August 2016.

Job Responsibilities in the university

  • Member of the university  proctorial board (2013-14)
  • Working as an active member of NSS (2010-2012)
  • Member of sports sub committee at the university level (2012-2016)
  • Additional proctorial board for two year (2011-2013)

Awards/Honour

  • Certificate of Honour (winner) for Inter house football tournament 1998-1999.
  • Young Scientist Award (2012), BIOVED Research Society 2012.
  • Recipient of “Best Paper Presentation Award -2013” in XIII Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 20- 21 February, 2013 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, (India) for outstanding works in field of Agroforestry.