Dr. N. Murugan

Dr. N. Murugan

Assistant Professor & Farm Manager
Area: Sericulture and Farm Management 
Affiliation: Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, SRM Institute of Science and Technology
E-mail: murugan.n@srmuniv.ac.in


PhD Sericulture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2016
M.Sc Sericulture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2012
B.Sc. Agriculture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 2007

Other Details:


  • Principles and Practices of Sericulture
  • Introductory Nematology
  • Commercial Mulberry Cocoon Production 
  • Composting Technology
  • Economic Entomology and Principles of Pest Management
  • Fundamentals of Entomology
  • Pests of Field Crops and their Management

Research Interests

  • Irrigation and Nutrient Management
  • Silkworm Breeding
  • Silkworm Disease Management
  • Mulberry Silkworm Cocoon Production

Selected Publications

  • Murugan, N., C.A. Mahalingam and T. Geetha. 2018. Incidence of Aspergillus Spp., in silkworms in Tamil Nadu Chawki Worm Rearing Centres. Indian Journal of Entomology, 80 (1): 145-148
  • Murugan, N., C.A. Mahalingam and T. Geetha. 2016. Studies on Pathogenecity in Mulberry Silkworm Breeds. Advances in Environmental Biology, 10 (10): 145-147
  • Murugan, N., C.A.Mahalingam and T. Geetha. 2016. Botanical Extracts for Aspergillus flavus management of Double Hybrid silkworm, Bombyx mori L. Advances in Environmental Biology, 10 (9): 228-231

Conference/ Seminars/ Workshops Attended

  • Participated and presented oral paper in ‘National conference on Agricultural and rural innovations for sustainable empowerment (ARISE-2016)’ organized by Science and Tech Society for Integrated Rural Improvement (S&T SIRI), Thorrour, Warrangal, Telungana, India on 21st-22nd May, 2016
  • Participated and presented poster paper in ‘Sustainable Agriculture to FUEL (Feed, Unite, Educate and Lead) the future’ – 2nd Agricultural Graduate Student Conference organized by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore on 6th-7th May, 2014
  • Participated in workshop on ‘Impact and adaptability of climate change and green technologies to protect atmosphere’ held at Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Erode on 28th February, 2014
  • Participated one day training on ‘Precise crop production by nutria seed pack technique’  organized by Department of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore on 26th September, 2013
  • Participated Training on ‘Agri-clinics and Agri-business Centers Scheme of Govt. of India’ organized by National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management and Biofarm Training Institute, Coimbatore by 14th September to 18th November 2013 
  • Participated in 8th Agricultural Science Congress organized by National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi and conducted at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore on 15th-17th February, 2007 

Academic Experiences

  • Assistant Professor in Sericulture ( 1 Year, 10 Months)
  • Academic Coordinator (1 Year)
  • Year Coordinator (1 Year)
  • Residential Tutor ( 1 Year, 10 Months)