Ms. K. Nivetha

Ms. K. Nivetha

Area: Horticulture
Affiliation: Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur.
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M.Sc. Horticulture (Fruit Science) Annamalai University, 2015
B.Sc. Horticulture Annamalai University, 2013

Other Details:


  • Fundamental of Horticulture
  • Vegetable and Fruit Culture
  • Commercial Nnursery Technology
  • Spices, Medicinal and Ornamental Landscape

Research Interests

  • Seed germination and seedling vigour
  • Rootstock studies
  • Collection of genotype

Selected Publications 

  • Nivetha, k., Uma maheswari, T., Effect of age of the rootstock on the success of softwood grafting in jack (Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.). Plant archives vol.15 No.2 2015pp.823-825
  • Nivetha, k., Uma maheswari, T., Influence of gentype nd seed weight on the performance of rootstock and the success of softwood grafting in jack . (Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.). plant archives 2015 Vol.15 No.2pp875-878 ref.6

Conferences/ Seminars/ Workshops Attended

  • Participated and presented orally in the title of Studies on seed germination and seedling vigour in silk cotton, Bahunia and copper shield in the National Seminar on frontiers in Applied Microbiology, held on 14th February 2014 at thr Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Agriculture, Annamalai University.
  • Participated in one-week training program in Tea cultivation and processing at UPASI Krishi Vigyan Kendra in Coonor 13th-18th November 2012.  
  • Participated in Traning programme titled “Coconut as business- coconess” conducted by Department of Agriculture Economics, in Annamalai University in collaboration with the coconut development board, Kochi on 31st January 2012.

Academic Experiences

  • Assistant Professor in Horticulture (1 year,  4 months)