Dr. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh

Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences

Profile

Education:

  1. Master’s Degree: University of Delhi, Delhi
  2. Ph.D.: University of Delhi, Delhi
  3. Other: NET Qualified

Professional Experience:

  • Worked as an Assistant Professor in Ramjas College, University of Delhi (2014-2016)

Areas of Interest/ Specialization:

  • Fish Biology, Fish Immunology, Fish Nutrition, Aquaculture, Fisheries, Aquatic Ecology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Animal Physiology and Biochemistry.

Achievements and Awards:

  • Topper in Manipuri language of Higher Secondary School Examination conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur.
  • Topper (Ist Postion) in B.Sc Zoology (Hons.) of Manipur University.
  • Awardee of UGC Rank Holder Meritorious Students’ award during 2007-2009.
  • Awardee of UGC Science Meritorious Students’ Fellowship during 2010-14.
  • UGC NET qualified.
  • ICAR-ASRB NET qualified.
  • Wetland ambassador for the Manipur Wetland Society in 2006.
  • First rank in 1st State Level Inter-College Quiz competition on HIV/AIDS and Youth held on World AIDS Day organized by Manipur AIDS Control Society, Imphal.
  • First rank in 1st State level student’s seminar on “Sustainable development of the lakes of Manipur” organized by Manipur Wetland Society held on 2nd Feb. 2006.
  • Second rank in State level spot essay writing competition organized by Manfete, Manipur University in 2006.
  • Second rank in State level Ad-Ventura competition organized by Manfete, Manipur University in 2006.

 Research Guidance:

 M.Sc Dissertation (Awarded): 14

 Supervision of Doctoral Thesis (Ongoing): 02

 Paper Presented in Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Symposia etc:

  • Participated in one day National Seminar on “Radiation and Societal Development” organized by Study Forum Advanced Technology, Dept. of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India in November 2006.
  • One month orientation course on biochemical analysis conducted by Dept. of Zoology, D.M. College of Science, Manipur in June 2006.
  • Participated in 49th Annual Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India Organized by Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi held from 18th-20th November 2008 at Delhi.
  • Participated in Indo-Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology International Conference on ‘Recent trends in Developing Bioremediation Strategies for Hexachlorocyclohexane & Other Chlorinated Contaminants’ during 9-11 February 2011 at University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Participated in the Workshop on Bio-Floc Technology held on 13-16th September, 2011 at Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Participated and presented paper in the 9th Indian Fisheries Forum during 19-23 December 2011 at Chennai.
  • Participated in training workshop in Animal Behaviour held on 19-25th August, 2015 at Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Participated in the workshop “Techniques in Biology” organized by DBT-Star College Project, Ramjas College, University of Delhi on 26th September 2015.
  • Participated in the workshop on “Capacity building in grant writing skills and effective management of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Biotechnology by Universities and Research Institutes in Northeast region” organized by DBT & BCIL, Govt. Of India during November 16-18, 2016 at Dibrugarh University.
  • Participated in the training program on “Ornamental Fish Farming” sponsored by ICAR-CIFA at Department of Life Sciences, Dibrugarh University during March16-17, 2017.
  • Participated in 105th Indian Science Congress during16-20th March, 2018 at Manipur University.
  • Completed UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme during 9th Oct.- 6th Nov. 2018 at CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Participated in Hands on training Program on “Recent Advances in Fish nutrition” on 15-17 March 2019 at Department of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Attended the Workshop on Bioinformatics: Tools & Application during 23rd – 29th April, 2019 at Department of Life Sciences, Dibrugarh University.
  •  Completed UGC Sponsored Refresher Course on Life Sciences at UGC-HRDC Gauhati University held from October 17-30th, 2019.
  •  Participated Seven Day Faculty Development Programme in online mode for University and College Teachers on the preparation of Self Learning materials and e-contents for University and Colleges Learners organized by Dibrugarh University, Assam during May 12-18th, 2020.
  • Participated Two Day National Level webinar on “Recent Trends in Biological Sciences” organized by Department of Biochemistry, Sree Narayan Guru College, Tamil Nadu during May 21 -22nd, 2020.
  •  Participated Webinar on “Recent Advances in Biological Research” organized by Department of Zoology, Bodoland University during May 27 -29th, 2020.
  • Participated National Conference on “Quality in Teaching-Learning and Evaluation: A need for Academic Excellence” organized by IQAC, St. Aloysius College, Jabalpur during May 29-30th, 2020.
  •  Participated Online Foundation Course on “Biostatistics in R” organized by Department of Botany, Gauhati University during June 1-3rd, 2020.
  •  Participated Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology: Tools and Techniques”organized by IQAC, ARSD and Ramanujan College, University of Delhi during June 5-11th, 2020.
  •  Participated Five Day webinar on “Covid 19 and Fisheries: Potential Impacts, Mitigation and Management” organized by College of Fisheries, Lembuchera, Central Agriculture University, Imphal during June 15-19th, 2020.
  • Participated Webinar on “Aqua-preneurship development through seed production of Air breeding fishes” organized by College of Fisheries, Lembuchera, Central Agriculture University, Imphal during July 21-25th , 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Program on " E Content Development and Delivery" organised by DUIET, Dibrugarh University and DR. SSBUICET, Panjab University during August 19-23th, 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Program on " Online Teaching and Assessment Pedagogy" organised by DUIET, Dibrugarh University and DR. SSBUICET, Panjab University during August 24-29th, 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Pedagogical Techniques for Virtual Class Room” organized under the aegis of TEQIP- III project, held at Dr. SSBUICET, Panjab University, Chandigarh from September 2-6th, 2020.

Publications

Research Publications:

  1. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti,R., 2013a.Impact of UV-B radiation on the physiology of freshwater carp Labeo rohita larvae and evaluation of UV-B protective properties of seeds of Achyranthes aspera and vitamin C. Agricultural Research 2, 166-171.
  2. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti, R., 2013b. Effect of UV-B radiation on the defence system of Labeo rohita (Actinopterygii: Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) larvae and its modulation by seed of Devil’s Horsewhip, Achyranthes aspera. Acta Icthyologica et Piscatoria 43, 119-126.
  3. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti, R., 2015. Simulation study of natural UV-B radiation on Catla catla and its impact on physiology, oxidative stress, Hsp 70 and DNA fragmentation. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B 149, 156-163.
  4. Sharma, J.G., Singh, M.K., Chakrabarti, R., 2015. Physiological responses of Catla catla larvae fed with Achyranthes aspera seed enriched diet and exposed to UV-B radiation. Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics 52, 155-160.
  5. K.J. Nilssen, M.R. Ngasainao, J.G. Sharma, S.K. Srivastava, S. Chandra, K.S. Moirangthem, B.K. Khangembam, S. Kumar, & R. Chakrabarti, 2016. Activities of digestive enzymes in relation to ingested natural food in three carp species of the Himalayan River Ladhiya, northern India. Journal of Aquaculture Nutrition doi:10.1111/anu.12351.
  6. Khaling Mikawlrawng, Sandeep Kaushik, Anand Kumar Pushker , Suresh Kumar, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Gurumayum Suraj Sharma 2014. Comparative in vitro antifungal activities of Simarouba glauca against Fusarium oxysporum and Aspergillus parasiticus. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, 2, 1-7.
  7. Gurumayum Suraj Sharma, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Khaling Mikawlrawng 2014. The glucosinolates-myrosinase system: from chemistry, biology to ecology. International Journal of Current Research, 6, 6481-6489.
  8. R. Chakrabarti, M.K. Singh, J.G. Sharma, P. Mitall 2018. Dietary supplementation of vitamin C: an effective measure for protection against UV-B irradiation using fish as a model organism. Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences (Royal Society of Chemistry), DOI: 10.1039/c8pp00481a.
  9. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Manash Pratim Dutta, 2019Prospect of Moringa oleifera Lam. (drumstick), a highly nutritious medicinal plant in Indian aquaculture: A short review. Trends in Fisheries Research. 8(2), 51-54.
  10. Manash Pratim Dutta, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Dhitri Borah 2019. Piscicidal plants of Northeast India and its future prospect in aquaculture-A comprehensive review. Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources, 10(3), 165-174.
  11. Sonowal J, Singh MK, Biswas SP (2020). Delineation of seven species of genus Channa from upper Assam region, India using sagittal otolith morphology. Journal of Fisheries, 8(3), 868-872.
  12. Chandopal Saikia, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Dilip Tamang & Rimen Bordoloi 2020. Comparative study on butterfly diversity of Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary and Nambor-Garampani Wildlife Sanctuary. NeBio, 11 (2), 82-86. 
  13. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Manash Pratim Dutta 2020. Scope of nanotechnology in aquaculture: an overview (case study). Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (an International Journal), 11(5), 1203-1208.
  14. Jyotirmoy Sonowal, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh*, Kasturi Konwar, Priyanka Dey and Shyama Prasad Biswas 2021. Sagittal otolith morphology and biometric relationships of three snakehead species from the upper Brahmaputra Basin, India. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Biology & Fisheries. 25 (4), 643-654, DOI: 10.21608/EJABF.2021.193356
  15. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Parinita Borgohain, Khushboo Kaur, Sunayana Gogoi, 2021. Emergence of Plants in Fish Pigmentation. Agricultural Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40003-021-00551-1
  16. Susmita Sonowal, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Babli Patir & Ananya Gogoi, 2021Feeding behaviour, growth and condition factor of three small indigenous fish species, Anabas testudineus (Bloch, 1792), Lepidocephalichthys guntea (Hamilton, 1822) and Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) from Brahmaputra basin, Assam. NeBIO, Vol. 12(1).
  17. Chandopal SaikiaSusmita Sonowal and Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, 2021. A Study on Butterfly Diversity of Lower-Doigrung (Bijuli) Reserve Forest of Golaghat, Assam, India. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (An International Journal). 12 (5) (Accepted, article in press).

 

Book Chapters:

1. Manash Pratim Dutta, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Simi Gogoi and Jyotimor Sonowal, 2020. Multiple applications of Moringa oleifera: A comprehensive review. In: Recent Advances in Multidisciplinary Research, Issues and Perspective (Eds. Ripunjoy Sonowal and Ajit Goswami). Mittal Publication, New Delhi. pp. 7-16 (ISBN 13: 978-8183249843, ISBN-10: 8183249841).

2. Manash Pratim Dutta and Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, 2020. Opportunity of aquapreneurship development in Northeast India. In: Glimpses of Biological Research in Upper Brahmaputra Basin (Eds. Kachari, A. Biswas, SP. Sonowal, J). EBS Publisher, Guwahati, Assam. (ISBN: 9788194692201).

Courses Taken

M.Sc (Life Sciences)- Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Reproductive Physiology, Nutritional and Health, Biodiversity, Fish Biology, Aquaculture and Fish Technology.

Profile

Profile

Education:

  1. Master’s Degree: University of Delhi, Delhi
  2. Ph.D.: University of Delhi, Delhi
  3. Other: NET Qualified

Professional Experience:

  • Worked as an Assistant Professor in Ramjas College, University of Delhi (2014-2016)

Areas of Interest/ Specialization:

  • Fish Biology, Fish Immunology, Fish Nutrition, Aquaculture, Fisheries, Aquatic Ecology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Animal Physiology and Biochemistry.

Achievements and Awards:

  • Topper in Manipuri language of Higher Secondary School Examination conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur.
  • Topper (Ist Postion) in B.Sc Zoology (Hons.) of Manipur University.
  • Awardee of UGC Rank Holder Meritorious Students’ award during 2007-2009.
  • Awardee of UGC Science Meritorious Students’ Fellowship during 2010-14.
  • UGC NET qualified.
  • ICAR-ASRB NET qualified.
  • Wetland ambassador for the Manipur Wetland Society in 2006.
  • First rank in 1st State Level Inter-College Quiz competition on HIV/AIDS and Youth held on World AIDS Day organized by Manipur AIDS Control Society, Imphal.
  • First rank in 1st State level student’s seminar on “Sustainable development of the lakes of Manipur” organized by Manipur Wetland Society held on 2nd Feb. 2006.
  • Second rank in State level spot essay writing competition organized by Manfete, Manipur University in 2006.
  • Second rank in State level Ad-Ventura competition organized by Manfete, Manipur University in 2006.

 Research Guidance:

 M.Sc Dissertation (Awarded): 14

 Supervision of Doctoral Thesis (Ongoing): 02

 Paper Presented in Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Symposia etc:

  • Participated in one day National Seminar on “Radiation and Societal Development” organized by Study Forum Advanced Technology, Dept. of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India in November 2006.
  • One month orientation course on biochemical analysis conducted by Dept. of Zoology, D.M. College of Science, Manipur in June 2006.
  • Participated in 49th Annual Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India Organized by Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi held from 18th-20th November 2008 at Delhi.
  • Participated in Indo-Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology International Conference on ‘Recent trends in Developing Bioremediation Strategies for Hexachlorocyclohexane & Other Chlorinated Contaminants’ during 9-11 February 2011 at University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Participated in the Workshop on Bio-Floc Technology held on 13-16th September, 2011 at Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Participated and presented paper in the 9th Indian Fisheries Forum during 19-23 December 2011 at Chennai.
  • Participated in training workshop in Animal Behaviour held on 19-25th August, 2015 at Dept. of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Participated in the workshop “Techniques in Biology” organized by DBT-Star College Project, Ramjas College, University of Delhi on 26th September 2015.
  • Participated in the workshop on “Capacity building in grant writing skills and effective management of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Biotechnology by Universities and Research Institutes in Northeast region” organized by DBT & BCIL, Govt. Of India during November 16-18, 2016 at Dibrugarh University.
  • Participated in the training program on “Ornamental Fish Farming” sponsored by ICAR-CIFA at Department of Life Sciences, Dibrugarh University during March16-17, 2017.
  • Participated in 105th Indian Science Congress during16-20th March, 2018 at Manipur University.
  • Completed UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme during 9th Oct.- 6th Nov. 2018 at CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Participated in Hands on training Program on “Recent Advances in Fish nutrition” on 15-17 March 2019 at Department of Zoology, University of Delhi.
  • Attended the Workshop on Bioinformatics: Tools & Application during 23rd – 29th April, 2019 at Department of Life Sciences, Dibrugarh University.
  •  Completed UGC Sponsored Refresher Course on Life Sciences at UGC-HRDC Gauhati University held from October 17-30th, 2019.
  •  Participated Seven Day Faculty Development Programme in online mode for University and College Teachers on the preparation of Self Learning materials and e-contents for University and Colleges Learners organized by Dibrugarh University, Assam during May 12-18th, 2020.
  • Participated Two Day National Level webinar on “Recent Trends in Biological Sciences” organized by Department of Biochemistry, Sree Narayan Guru College, Tamil Nadu during May 21 -22nd, 2020.
  •  Participated Webinar on “Recent Advances in Biological Research” organized by Department of Zoology, Bodoland University during May 27 -29th, 2020.
  • Participated National Conference on “Quality in Teaching-Learning and Evaluation: A need for Academic Excellence” organized by IQAC, St. Aloysius College, Jabalpur during May 29-30th, 2020.
  •  Participated Online Foundation Course on “Biostatistics in R” organized by Department of Botany, Gauhati University during June 1-3rd, 2020.
  •  Participated Online Faculty Development Programme on “Research Methodology: Tools and Techniques”organized by IQAC, ARSD and Ramanujan College, University of Delhi during June 5-11th, 2020.
  •  Participated Five Day webinar on “Covid 19 and Fisheries: Potential Impacts, Mitigation and Management” organized by College of Fisheries, Lembuchera, Central Agriculture University, Imphal during June 15-19th, 2020.
  • Participated Webinar on “Aqua-preneurship development through seed production of Air breeding fishes” organized by College of Fisheries, Lembuchera, Central Agriculture University, Imphal during July 21-25th , 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Program on " E Content Development and Delivery" organised by DUIET, Dibrugarh University and DR. SSBUICET, Panjab University during August 19-23th, 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Program on " Online Teaching and Assessment Pedagogy" organised by DUIET, Dibrugarh University and DR. SSBUICET, Panjab University during August 24-29th, 2020.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Pedagogical Techniques for Virtual Class Room” organized under the aegis of TEQIP- III project, held at Dr. SSBUICET, Panjab University, Chandigarh from September 2-6th, 2020.
Publications

Publications

 

Research Publications:

  1. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti,R., 2013a.Impact of UV-B radiation on the physiology of freshwater carp Labeo rohita larvae and evaluation of UV-B protective properties of seeds of Achyranthes aspera and vitamin C. Agricultural Research 2, 166-171.
  2. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti, R., 2013b. Effect of UV-B radiation on the defence system of Labeo rohita (Actinopterygii: Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) larvae and its modulation by seed of Devil’s Horsewhip, Achyranthes aspera. Acta Icthyologica et Piscatoria 43, 119-126.
  3. Singh, M.K., Sharma, J.G., Chakrabarti, R., 2015. Simulation study of natural UV-B radiation on Catla catla and its impact on physiology, oxidative stress, Hsp 70 and DNA fragmentation. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B 149, 156-163.
  4. Sharma, J.G., Singh, M.K., Chakrabarti, R., 2015. Physiological responses of Catla catla larvae fed with Achyranthes aspera seed enriched diet and exposed to UV-B radiation. Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics 52, 155-160.
  5. K.J. Nilssen, M.R. Ngasainao, J.G. Sharma, S.K. Srivastava, S. Chandra, K.S. Moirangthem, B.K. Khangembam, S. Kumar, & R. Chakrabarti, 2016. Activities of digestive enzymes in relation to ingested natural food in three carp species of the Himalayan River Ladhiya, northern India. Journal of Aquaculture Nutrition doi:10.1111/anu.12351.
  6. Khaling Mikawlrawng, Sandeep Kaushik, Anand Kumar Pushker , Suresh Kumar, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Gurumayum Suraj Sharma 2014. Comparative in vitro antifungal activities of Simarouba glauca against Fusarium oxysporum and Aspergillus parasiticus. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, 2, 1-7.
  7. Gurumayum Suraj Sharma, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Khaling Mikawlrawng 2014. The glucosinolates-myrosinase system: from chemistry, biology to ecology. International Journal of Current Research, 6, 6481-6489.
  8. R. Chakrabarti, M.K. Singh, J.G. Sharma, P. Mitall 2018. Dietary supplementation of vitamin C: an effective measure for protection against UV-B irradiation using fish as a model organism. Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences (Royal Society of Chemistry), DOI: 10.1039/c8pp00481a.
  9. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Manash Pratim Dutta, 2019Prospect of Moringa oleifera Lam. (drumstick), a highly nutritious medicinal plant in Indian aquaculture: A short review. Trends in Fisheries Research. 8(2), 51-54.
  10. Manash Pratim Dutta, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Dhitri Borah 2019. Piscicidal plants of Northeast India and its future prospect in aquaculture-A comprehensive review. Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources, 10(3), 165-174.
  11. Sonowal J, Singh MK, Biswas SP (2020). Delineation of seven species of genus Channa from upper Assam region, India using sagittal otolith morphology. Journal of Fisheries, 8(3), 868-872.
  12. Chandopal Saikia, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Dilip Tamang & Rimen Bordoloi 2020. Comparative study on butterfly diversity of Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary and Nambor-Garampani Wildlife Sanctuary. NeBio, 11 (2), 82-86. 
  13. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Manash Pratim Dutta 2020. Scope of nanotechnology in aquaculture: an overview (case study). Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (an International Journal), 11(5), 1203-1208.
  14. Jyotirmoy Sonowal, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh*, Kasturi Konwar, Priyanka Dey and Shyama Prasad Biswas 2021. Sagittal otolith morphology and biometric relationships of three snakehead species from the upper Brahmaputra Basin, India. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Biology & Fisheries. 25 (4), 643-654, DOI: 10.21608/EJABF.2021.193356
  15. Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Parinita Borgohain, Khushboo Kaur, Sunayana Gogoi, 2021. Emergence of Plants in Fish Pigmentation. Agricultural Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40003-021-00551-1
  16. Susmita Sonowal, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Babli Patir & Ananya Gogoi, 2021Feeding behaviour, growth and condition factor of three small indigenous fish species, Anabas testudineus (Bloch, 1792), Lepidocephalichthys guntea (Hamilton, 1822) and Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) from Brahmaputra basin, Assam. NeBIO, Vol. 12(1).
  17. Chandopal SaikiaSusmita Sonowal and Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, 2021. A Study on Butterfly Diversity of Lower-Doigrung (Bijuli) Reserve Forest of Golaghat, Assam, India. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences (An International Journal). 12 (5) (Accepted, article in press).

 

Book Chapters:

1. Manash Pratim Dutta, Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, Simi Gogoi and Jyotimor Sonowal, 2020. Multiple applications of Moringa oleifera: A comprehensive review. In: Recent Advances in Multidisciplinary Research, Issues and Perspective (Eds. Ripunjoy Sonowal and Ajit Goswami). Mittal Publication, New Delhi. pp. 7-16 (ISBN 13: 978-8183249843, ISBN-10: 8183249841).

2. Manash Pratim Dutta and Moirangthem Kameshwor Singh, 2020. Opportunity of aquapreneurship development in Northeast India. In: Glimpses of Biological Research in Upper Brahmaputra Basin (Eds. Kachari, A. Biswas, SP. Sonowal, J). EBS Publisher, Guwahati, Assam. (ISBN: 9788194692201).

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