Mani Rajkumar
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e-mail: mraaj13@yahoo.com
Category: DBT-Ramalingaswami Fellow
Department: Department of Life Sciences, Central University of Tamilnadu, Thiruvarur, Tamilnadu, INDIA
Direct URL for this page: http://cfe.uc.pt/raj

Education

Ph. D in Environmental Microbiology (2002), Anna University, Chennai, India.

M. Sc in Botany (1996), Madurai Kamarajar University, Madurai, India 

B. Sc in Botany (1994), Madurai Kamarajar University, Madurai, India 

 

 

  1. Rajkumar, M; Sandhya, S; Prasad, MNV; Freitas, H (2012) Perspectives of plant-associated microbes in heavy metal phytoremediation. Biotechnology Advances. 30, 6, 1562-1574. (see details) ISI paper
  2. Ma, Y.; Prasad, M. N. V.; Rajkumar, M.; Freitas, H. (2011) Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria and endophytes accelerate phytoremediation of metalliferous soils. Biotechnology Advances. 29, 2, 248-258. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biotechadv.2010.12.001
  3. Jayakumar, R; Rajkumar, M; Freitas, H; Selvamurugan, N; Nair, SV; Furuike, T; Tamura, H (2009) Preparation, characterization, bioactive and metal uptake studies of alginate/phosphorylated chitin blend films. International Journal Of Biological Macromolecules. 44, 1, 107-111. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Rajkumar, M; Ae, N; Freitas, H (2009) Endophytic bacteria and their potential to enhance heavy metal phytoextraction. Chemosphere. 77, 2, 153-160. (see details) ISI paper
  5. Rajkumar, M; Freitas, H (2008) Influence of metal resistant-plant growth-promoting bacteria on the growth of Ricinus communis in soil contaminated with heavy metals. Chemosphere. 71, 5, 834-842. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Rajkumar, M; Lee, KJ; Freitas, H (2008) Effects of chitin and salicylic acid on biological control activity of Pseudomonas spp. against damping off of pepper. South African Journal Of Botany. 74, 2, 268-273. (see details) ISI paper
  7. Rajkumar, M; Freitas, H (2008) Effects of inoculation of plant-growth promoting bacteria on Ni uptake by Indian mustard. Bioresource Technology. 99, 9, 3491-3498. (see details) ISI paper