Dr. S.Anandhi

Dr. S.Anandhi

Assistant Professor
Area: Horticulture - Floriculture and Medicinal Crops
Affiliation: Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur.
E-mail ID: anandhis@srmist.edu.in


Ph.D. Floriculture and Medicinal Crops Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2012
M.Sc. Floriculture and Medicinal Crops Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2009
B.Sc Horticulture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2007

Other Details:


  • Ornamental Horticulture  
  • Production Technology of Spices
  • Fundamentals of Horticulture (1+1)

Research Interests

  • Breeding of Medicinal Crops
  • Propagation of Horticultural Crops
  • Micro-propagation of Horticultural Crops

Selected Publications 

  • Anandhi Selvarasu and Rajamani Kandhasamy. 2019. Floral biology and pollination behaviour of Gloriosa rothschildiana. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 8 (2S): 884-887
  • Anandhi Selvarasu and Rajamani Kandhasamy. 2017. Molecular and agro-morphological genetic diversity assessment of Gloriosa superba mutants. European Journal of Medicinal Plants, 21(1): 1-13
  • Anandhi, S., K. Rajamani and M. Jawaharlal. 2016. Propagation studies in Gloriosa superba. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 11(4): 217-220

Conferences/ Seminars/ Workshops 

  • Participated in National Conference on "Farmers Orientation towards Climate Change & Upgradation to Sustainable Agriculture" held at Trichy, Tamil Nadu during 23rd-24th February, 2019
  • Participated in National Conference on ‘Natural Sciences & Award Presentation Ceremony’ organized by Bose Science Society, TNSRO, Pudhukottai, during 2018
  • Participated in National Conference on Current challenges and Innovative Breeding approaches in crop sciences for Agricultural Sustenance, Adhiparasakthi Agricultural College, Kalavai, 2018

Academic Experiences

  • Assistant professor in Horticulture (1 Year, 2 months)

Achievements and awards

  • Conferred ‘Best Young Scientist Award’ from Science & Technology Society for Integrated Rural Improvement (S&T SIRI), Telangana, India during 2018
  • Conferred ‘Professor MS Swaminathan Best Young Scientist Award’ for Agricultural Science - Bose Science Society, TNSRO, Pudhukottai
  • Conferred INSPIRE Fellowship for Ph.D. programme (2011-13) from Department of Science and Technology, Government of India
  • Conferred Dr.S.Thamburaj, Dr.I.Irulappan, Dr.R.Arumugam and Dr.K.T.M.Rathinasamy Award for the best M. Sc. student in Horticulture 2010, TNAU, Coimbatore
  • Conferred ‘Best oral presentation award’ in National conference on “Plant diversity for aesthetic values and landscape gardening” organized by TNAU, Coimbatore during 26th-28th November, 2010