Botany

Botany

Department of Botany

The department of Botany established in June, 1968, has its unique place in the glorious history of the Vaidyanath College. After being established the department soon reached to fame in the region by the innovative efforts of former head Mrs.V.S. Kale and later by Dr. S. B. Kale.

The teaching is carried out right from std. XI to undergraduate (B.Sc.) degree.

Dr. S.B. Kale, after being recognized as ‘Research Guide’ in the subject of Botany,  started active research in the department N. T. Deshmukh was appointed as lecturer in  1973. The department is recognized as Research centre for Ph.D. from 1974.

The well equipped laboratories are the backbone of the department. It is a matter of pride that the department has a large botanical garden. Medicinal and aromatic plants’ section adds to the beauty & utility of the garden. The garden also harbors rare and endangered plants besides ornamentals. Well built museum of the department has remained as the unique identity among the region. Under the guidance of Dr. S.B. Kale six students completed their doctoral degrees. Headship of the department was handed over to Dr. N. T. Deshmukh on 26th June 1993. A “Marathwada Regional Conference on traditional Medicines & Jantas” was organized during 26-28 January 1996.  Mr. T. A. Gitte joined as a lecturer on 06/09/2007, presently shouldering the responsibility of Head of the department.

SR.NO. NAME DESIGNATION QUALIFICATION  Profile
1 Mr. T. A. Gitte Asst. Prof. & Head M.Sc. SET  View Profile
2 Mr. S. M. Surywanshi Junior Lecturer M.Sc. B.Ed.  View Profile

Faculty Profile

Dr. T. A. Gitte

He has participated in several international, national and state level conferences. He has presented his research papers in those conferences. He has published 5 Research Papers in the journals of repute. He has completed one Refresher course in Life Sciences during 03/01/2009 to 24/01/2009 with “A” grade, one RC in Botany. He is working on various committees in the college. He is also working as co-coordinator in COC in Sericulture. He has been awarded Ph.D. on 22/10/2016. He submitted his thesis on “Taxonomic studies on genus Tephrosia Pers.” To Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad.

Facilities
 
* Well built Museum with about 1000 specimens
* Herbarium 
 
Equipments:

1. Labomed 4-D zoom stereoscope

2 Binocular Microscope
3. Oven
4 Tilak’s Air Sampler
5  Laminar Air flow cabinet
6 Student’s Compound microscope – 55
 
ICT Facilities:
1. Sony’s LCD Projector
2. Dell PC
3 OHP

PAPERS PUBLISHED:

  1. Gitte T. A., Ingle P. A. and Dhabe A. S. (2012) Tephrosia vogelii Hook f. (Fabaceae) – An addition to flora of Kerala. Bioinfolet 9(3): 429.
  2. Gitte T. A., Kare M. A. and Deshmukh A.M. (2012) Ethno- medicinal studies on barks of some medicinal plants of in Marathwada (MS) India. Recent Research in Science & Technology 4(10): 8-10.
  3. Gitte T. A., Kare M. A. and Deshmukh A. M. (2012) Diversity of flowering plants of Gautala Autramghat Reserved Forest in Marathwada (MS) India. Recent Research in Science & Technology 4(10): 31-42.
  4. Gitte T. A. and Dhabe A. S. (2016) Anatomical studies on Tephrosia purpurea (l.) pers.- a Medicinally important species, International Journal of Institutional Pharmacy and Life Sciences 6(3): 65-74.

 

 

Conferences/Seminars/Symposia attended:

Sr.

No.

Name of authors

Year

Title of Paper

Name of the seminar/ conference/symposia/ workshop etc.

Name of the sponsoring agency

Place and Date

1

 

2002

 

National conference on frontiers in biotechnological aspects of plant science & 4th annual meeting of MBS

Dr. B.A.M.U., Aurangabad

Aurangabad

30-31 Jan 2002

2

 

2002

 

State Level Seminar on availability, utilization & protection of plant wealth

UGC

Aurangabad

14 Dec. 2002

 

3

 

2003

 

State level Seminar on Current Innovative approaches in plant sciences

Dr. B.A.M.U. Aurangabad

Aurangabad

16 Dec. 2003.

4

 

2006

 

State level Workshop on Identification of Plants

Dept. of Botany, Dr. B.A.M.U. Aurangabad

Aurangabad, 29-30 Sept. 2006.

5

 

2007

 

National conference on Modern trends in plant sciences  and Annual meet of MBS

Botany Dept., Dr. B. A. M. U. Aurangabad and MBS

Botany Dept., Dr. BAMU

 6 & 7 Oct. 2007

6

 

2008

 

 UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Changing Biodiversity Scenerio in India: Initiatives for creation,

Sustainable Utilization and Retention of Wealth.”

Deogiri College, Aurangabad.

Devogiri College, Aurangabad.

14-15 July 2008

7

 

2008

 

XVIII Conference of IAAT and International Seminar on Multidisciplinary Approach in Angiosperm systematics.

IAAT and Kalayani University, Kalyani, W.B.

Kalayani 11-13 October 2008.

8

 

2009

 

 

State level seminar on Sources and Applications of Phytochemicals.

Dr. B. A. M. University and Department of Botany, Aurangabad

Botany Department,

27th Oct. 2009

9

 

2010

 

XI International Conference of International Organization of Plant Biosystematists –

“Evolution of Plants from Tropical to High  Mountain Ecosystem: Focus on Asia”

 

Dept. of Botany, Dr. B.  A. M. University, Aurangabad; BSI; IAAT, IAPT; IOPB

Aurangabad,

2nd to 4th September 2010

10

Kare M A, Gitte T A, A S Dhabe and A S Bhuktar

2010

Pharmacognostic studies on Alstonia scholaris (L.) bark

XX Annual Conference of

 IA AT and International Symposium on Taxonomy, Plant Diversity & Conservation.

IAAT &

Dept. of Botany, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore.

Coimbatore.

26th to 28th November 2010

11

 

2011

 

UGC Sponsored State level Conference on  new Grading System & Accreditation by NAAC

S.B.E.S. College of  Science, Aurangabad

Aurangabad.

28-29 Jan. 2011

12

 

Vinod R Jogdand,

Tukaram Gitte and

Arvind S. Dhabe

 

2012

Some new Exotic records to India.

 

 

National Conference on

 Recent Trends on Plant Diversity Study and Conservation Strategies

East Himalayan Society  for Spermatophyte Taxonomy and

Nagaland University 

Lumami, Nagaland

29-30 Sept. 2012

13

 

2013

 

National conference on

Current Scenario of Biodiversity in India

(CSBI Conference – 2013)

Botany Department and M B S

 

Aurangabad

30 – 31 January 2013

14

 

2013

 

National Symposium onHimalayanBiodiversity: Prospectus and Challenges

North Eastern Hill Univr.

Shillong, Meghalaya, India

Shillong, Meghalaya

20-21 Mar. 2014

15

 

M A. Kare, T. A. Gitte and A. S. Dhabe

 

 

 

2014

Ethnobotanical studies on barks of some Medicinal plants in Marathwada

 

 

International Conference on Trendsin Plant Systematics (TIPS)

NBA, MoEF, DBT, UGC, DRDO, CSIR, Govt of Tamil Nadu &Bhartidasan University, Tiruchirapally

Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu, India

1 October – 02 November 2014

16

 

T. A. Gitte and

A. S. Dhabe

 

 

 

2014

 

Genus Tephrosia Pers. at a glance.

 

State level Pre Science Congress –Science and Technology for Human Development

 

 

Indian Science Congress Association, Aurangabad Chapter and Dr B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

Aurangabad, India

30-31 December 2014

17

 

M A. Kare, T. A. Gitte and A. S. Dhabe

 

 

 

2015

Ethnobotanical studies on barks of some Medicinal plants in Marathwada – II

 

 

State level Seminar on Integration of Environment for Sustainable future and Human Health

S. P. Pune University, Pune & KPG College, Igatpuri, Nashik, India

Igatpuri, Nashik, India

16-17 Jan. 2015

18

Gitte T. A. &

Dhabe A. S.

2016

Leaf Anatomy of some species of Genus Tephrosia Pers.

       

 

State level Seminar on Integration of Environment

S. P. Pune University, Pune & KPG College, Igatpuri, Nashik, India

Igatpuri, Nashik, India

 Jan. 2015

19

Gitte T. A. &

Dhabe A. S.

2016

Leaf anatomy of medicinally important species of genus Tephrosia Pers.

National Conference  on Current Situation of Ethno-medicinal knowledge: Promotion, Protection & Conservation

Med. Plant Board Delhi and Govt. Pharmacy College, Aurangabad

Govt. Pharmacy College, Aurangabad

10      – 12 Feb. 2016

20

Gitte T. A. &

Dhabe A. S.

2016

Anatomical studies in Tephrosia jamnagarensis Sant. an endemic species.

 

National Conference of Biodiversity & Environmental Impact.

BCUD, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon

S.N.N.C. ACS College, Kusumba, Dist. Dhule 24th Dec. 2016.

21

 

 

 

National Conference of Biodiversity & Environmental Impact.

Worked as Rapporteur in Lead Lecture.

S.N.N.C. ACS College, Kusumba, Dist. Dhule 24th Dec. 2016.

22

Gitte T. A. &

Dhabe A. S.

2016

Comparative anatomy of Tephrosia coccinea Wall and Tephrosia villosa (L.) Pers.

 

State Level seminar on SEPBM

BCUD, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

K. P. G. Arts Comm and Sci college, Igatpuri, Dist Nasik

30 & 31 Dec. 2016

23

 

2016

 

State Level seminar on SEPBM

Chaired a session

K. P. G. Arts Comm and Sci college, Igatpuri, Dist Nasik

30 & 31 Dec. 2016

 

ADDRESS

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Vaidyanath College  Arts, Science and Commerce
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Parli – Vaijanath,
Maharashtra 431515

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