ICER -14 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE DAY ONE : 26th Dec’ 2014 (FRIDAY) Time 8.30 am to 10.00 am 8.30 am to 10.00 am 10.30 am to 12.00 noon 12.05 to 1.00 pm 1.05 pm to 1.55 pm 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm 3.30 pm to 5:00 pm 5.30 to 6.30 pm 8.30 to 9.30 pm Particular Venue Near New sports complex Registration Breakfast Inauguration ceremony Demonstration for Eco friendly Techniques Lunch Parallel technical Oral Presentation SESSIONS I to VIII 1) Technology (T-I) 2) Technology (T-II) 3) Physical sciences (PS) 4) Life sciences (LS -1) 5) Social Science (SS-I & SS-II) Parallel oral presentation SESSION I Parallel oral presentation SESSION II FICER-Meet (Fellow, International Congress of Environmental Research) Dinner DJ Hostel and MV Hostel Mess New Sports Complex New Sports Complex New Food Court Venue MCA Seminar Hall (MCA) Biotech Seminar hall (BT) Telecomm Seminar hall (TCE) Mechanical Seminar Hall (ME) Civil Engi seminar hall (CIV) Respective Seminar Halls Respective Seminar Halls Telecom Seminar Hall (TCE) DJ hostel and MV Hostel Mess th DAY TWO : 27 Dec’ 2014 (SATURDAY) Time 8.30 am to 9.00 am 9.00 am to 11.00 am 11.05 am to 1.00 pm 1.05 pm to 1.55 pm 2.00 pm 3.30 pm 2. 00.to 5.00 pm 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm 8.00 pm to 9.30 pm Particular presentations Breakfast Parallel oral presentation SESSION III Parallel oral presentation SESSION IV Lunch Parallel oral presentation SESSION V Poster session (T, LS, PS, SS-I & SS-II) Parallel oral presentation SESSION VI Cultural Evening Special Dinner Venue DJ Hostel and MV Hostel Mess Respective Seminar Halls Respective Seminar Halls New Food Court Respective Seminar Halls Biotechnology and MCA Quadrangle place Respective Seminar Halls New Sports Complex New Food Court DAY THREE : 28 Dec’ 2014 (SUNDAY) Time Particular Venue 8.30 am to 9.00 am Breakfast DJ Hostel and MV Hostel Mess 9.00 am to 11.00 am Parallel oral presentation SESSION VII Respective Seminar Halls 11.05 am to 1.00 pm Parallel oral presentation SESSION VIII Respective Seminar Halls 1.05 pm to 1.55 pm DJ Hostel and MV Hostel Mess Lunch 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm Valedictory and Award ceremony New Sports Complex Exhibition of stalls on 26, 27 & 28 Dec 2014 – Opposite : College Auditorium to Kriyakalpa Museum TECHNICAL HEADS LS - Prof. Alka Vyas Email ID : [email protected] Mob. : 91 9425637814 PS - Dr. Punita Bharadwaj Email ID : [email protected] Mob. : 91 9426856127 SS - Dr. Anish Chandra Email ID : [email protected] Mob.: 91 94251 17964 T - Dr. A.H. Manjunatha Reddy Email ID : [email protected] Mob.: 91 98445 73697 SCHEDULE OF PAPER PRESENTATIONS The time allotted for invited talk is 17 min presentation + 3 min discussion and for paper presentation 7 min for presentation + 3 min for discussion. Speakers are requested to strictly adhere to the time allotted. DAY ONE : 26 Dec. 2014 (FRIDAY) PARALLEL ORAL PRESENTATIONS in Respective Seminar Halls SESSION I Time : 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm SESSION II Time : 3.30 pm – 5.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 04 015 051 067 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 072 078 086 150 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker TECHNOLOGY-I (T-I) Dr. Sumithra Devi K.A., Bangalore (India) Prof. Sindhu D., Bangalore (India) Dr. M.N. Dinesh, Bangalore (India) Prof. Upendra D. Patel, Vadodara (India) Segment analysis of mobile phones in Mexico : IUSAcell José G. Vargas-Hernández and Angel Ixtláhuac-Baumbach Design, development and performance evaluation of universal auto dual axial solar tracking system J.R.Gandhi, S.N.Jha, Harshvardhan Jha and Shreya Gandhi Adoption of a new technique for identification and minimizing methane emission : A case study at Uran plant, ONGC Rashmi Choudhary , Sarvesh Chandra Pandey and Surjya Kanta Sahu Frontal recession of glacier and proglacial lake expansion in the West, Him. over the past half-century Farjana Birajdar, Gopalan Venkataraman and Hrishikesh Samant TECHNOLOGY-II (T-II) Dr. B.L. Shivakumar, Bangalore (India) Dr. Arun Kumar Tiwari , UP (India) Dr. G.S. Nagaraj, Bangalore (India) Transaction costs in a biocluster on Western Jalisco José G. Vargas-Hernández Waste energy recovery in iron and steel industries for CO2 emission reduction : A case study Nallapaneni Manoj Kumar and Orville Damaso Cota Consumption of electronic waste in quality enhancement of road Rajashree Tapase, Digvijay Kadam and Anand Tapase Fixed film biological reactor with rotating paddles Gulhane M. L. and Padwekar K. G. LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Dr. Munawwar H. Kazmi, Mumbai (India) Dr. Ajay K. Gupta, Haryana (India) Dr. Devendra S. Rathore, Gwaloir (India ) Dr. Harender Raj Gautam, Solan (India) 09 019 025 128 511 569 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 02 05 028 041 042 260 213 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 030 033 Application of a new bio-formulation of Kocuria turfanesis strain BS-J and its surface active compound useful in degra-dation of monocrotophos contaminated soil Kirti V. Dubey Ready- to-eat product from Coconut (Cocos nucifera) Hend G.M., Sonawane R.P. and Patil D.S. Traditional beliefs related to animals for weather & disaster forecasting in Dhule Dis.of MS(India) More B. C. Nandre Y. M. and Bagul P.K. Horizontal gene transfer of ars genes : A possible source of arsenic dissemination in subsurface environment Angana Sarkar and Pinaki Sar Uses of propolis and its impact on the environment Sanyam Surana and Surya K. R. Evaluation of antimycotic activity of Eucalyptus globulus, Datura stramonium and Tagetespatula against three economically important plant pathogens S. Krishna Sundari , Srishti Kotiyal, Poorva Singhai and Nilanshu Gupta PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS-I) Prof. Maqdoom Farooqui , Aurangabad (India ) Dr. Bhuvaneswar Babu, Bangalore (India) Prof. N. C. Kothiyal , Punjab (India) Dr. Aruna Tyagi, New Delhi (India) Cadmium, copper, nickel and lead in sediments from an urban traffic related area in Mauritius Roshan T. Ramessur, Kishore Boodhoo and Ranjeeta Joysury Exploitation of two consortiums in microbial degrad. and decolorizat. of remazol black and acid orange M. Shah Evaluation of heavy metal pollution in Jamkhedi reservoir of dhule district using freshwater snail Bellamya bengalensis Petare R. K., Waykar B. B. and Khodake S. P. Qualitative phytochemical analysis and immune-modulatory activities of ethanol extract of Agaricus bisporous with reference to carbon clearance Ashok A. and Syed Shabudeen P.S. Potential application of a novel inorganic cation exchanger for the catalytic degradation of malachite green from aqueous solution M.A. Dhanitha, S. Siji and C. Janardanan Noise pollution analysis in different mega cities of India during Deepawali festival Anuj Kumar, Rajeev Kumar Mishra and Amrit Kumar Removal of Pb (II) ions by using modified anionic ion exchange, amberlite IRA-400 Ran Bahadur PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS- II) Hydrochemical characteristics of groundwater and water quality assessment in Lakheri river basin, Jhansi District, Uttar Pradesh, India Syed Ahmad Ali Inter-relationship and variability assessment among physical and chemical soil properties for sustainble irrigated rice production in Nigeria 047 052 169 133 227 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 03 010 071 049 115 129 600 A.D. Olabode Quantification and mitigation of arsenic in ground water of Ballia (U.P.) : A case Study Arshad Husain, Farrukh Basheer and Iram Javed Severity of auto-exhaust pollution on the pollen physiology of Thespesia populnea Soland. M.P.Iyer and A.D. Bholay Development of biomarkers and biomonitoring system for heavy metal contamination for fresh waster fishes Neha P., Sagarika Bhargava and Durgappa D.S. Adsorption of Cr(VI) and Pb(II) from wastewater by zeolitenax in fixed bed column Pankaj K.Pandey, S.S.Sambi and S.K.Sharma Comparison of soil carbon level after application of press mud and mulching with respect to increase rate of carbon sequestration Padalkar R. C., Bhosale P. R. and Raut P. D. SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS–I & SS-II) Dr. S. Satyanarayana, Bangalore (India) Dr. Renuka Prasad, Bangalore (India) Dr. Soniya Rajpoot, MP (India) Prof. Yothin Sawangdee, Thailand Application of the based resources theory in Agropark Ahualulco José G. Vargas-Hernández and Daniel Hernández Socioeconomic character-istics of tourists in University of Ibadan Zoo, Ibadan, Nigeria Adefalu L.L., Aderinoye-Abdulwahab S.A., Olufemi O.P and Tijani A. Energy efficiency improvement utilising high technology : An assessment of energy use in industry, buildings development and Environment Abdeen Mustafa Omer The genesis of environmental law and Indian constitution Sumithra R. Environment protection under Indian laws : An analysis Anita Yadav The literary prose works of Marathi women writers : Features and awareness Deshmukh Lata Keshav Role of infrastructure for increasing tourist influx in Rajasthan, India : A critical review Kul Vaibhav Sharma and Ashwani Kumar SESSION II Time : 3.30 pm – 5.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 093 096 TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Dr. Udayashankar B.C., Bangalore (India) Dr. Parin Shah, Gujarat (India) Prof. G. Vijaya Kumar, Bangalore (India) Dr. K M Pandey, Silchar (India) Bio-denitrification of nitrate rich aqueous solution using Waste Organic Solid Substances (WOSS) as carbon source and bio-film carrier Prangya Ranjan Rout, Puspendu Bhunia and Rajesh Roshan Dash Utilization of e-waste and polymer modified bitumen in flexible pavement 097 111 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 143 144 145 118 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 570 029 054 155 200 372 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 079 080 Anand Tapase, Digvijay Kadam and Sahil Mujawar Removal of fluoride from drinking water by adsorption using aluminium hydroxide coated rice husk ash N. Haripriya and M. Chandra Sekhar The effect of universal trimming of polymer thick film resistors Busi Rambabu and Y. Srinivasa Rao TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Dr. S. Ravindra Kulkarni, Bangalore, (India) Prof. Prakash Biswagar, Bangalore (India) Dr.Sundararajan Natarajan, Chennai (India) Multimedia filter for domestic wastewater treatment Gulhane M. L. and Charpe A. U. Modified rotating biological contactor fitted with perforated baffles Gulhane M. L. and Pand A. S. Attach growth system assisted oidation ditch Gulhane M. L. and Virkhare M. P. Benefits and impacts of weather information Kailash Chand Pandey LIFE SCIENNCES (LS) Prof. Mahendra K.Gupta, Gwalior (India) Dr. Aniroodha V. Pethkar, Nashik (India) Prof. Shivandappa, Bangalore (India) Prof. M. Badruzzaman Siddiqui , Aligarh (India) Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria : An effective tool to remediate residual organophosphate pesticides applied principally in agriculture soils Pratibha Yadav and S. Krishna Sundari Bioaccumulation of heavy metals in four fresh water fishes of Latipada Dam, in Dhule District Maharashtra, India Khodake S. P., Borale R. P. and Petare R. K. Growth rate, hormonal and physiological responses of kids subjected to thermal and exercise stress O.K. Hooda and R.C. Upadhyay Effect of basalin and stomp in weed control in the field of Vigna unguiculata Madhu Laxmi Sharma In vitro micro propagation, a tool for conservation of endangered and medicinally important forest tree Tiwari P. Production of bioactive compoundsfrom mutant strain of Bacillus sp. against fungi Mahendra K Gupta, Amita Shrivastava, and P. K. Singhal PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Prof. Balbir S. Kaith, Punjab (India) Dr.Arun Singh, Madhya Pradesh (India ) Dr. Syed Ahmad Ali, Aligarh (India) Dr. Anjali Bajpai, Jabalpur (India) Appraisal of pollution potential of landfill leachate by using leachate pollution index Pooja Negi , Suman Mor and Ravindra Khaiwal Agricultural waste : An efficient adsorbent for phosphate removal from waste water 153 332 334 649 642 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 170 194 249 278 706 456 666 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited Speaker 094 107 124 Kalzang Chhoden, Ravindra Khaiwal and Suman Mor Superabsorbent amphoteric nanohydrogel : Synthesis, characterization and dyes adsorption studies Viran P. Mahida and Manish P. Patel Zinc triflate promoted general synthetic protocol for the facile construction of chromenes and pyrimidines bearing N-allyl quinolone nucleus Nileshkumar D. Vala, Hardik H. Jardosh and Manish P. Patel Groundwater quality assessment around solid waste landfill area : A case study Praveena Kumara V. and Komal Devidas Air toxics and urban health exposure : A case study of VOCs R.K. Singh, D.S. Ramteke, H.D. Juneja Mudrika Ahmed and M.N. Wahale Impact of wave distillery effluent on ground water : A case study of Atrauli district U.P., India Sohail Ayub and Nusrat Ali PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS- II) Evaluation of heavy metal contamination,bioaccumulation and distribution in fresh water fishes and development of mitigation techniques Neha P., Sagarika Bhargava and Durgappa, D.S. A study on waste paper generation and impact of waste disposal at orient paper Mills, Amlai ,Madhya Pradesh, India M. K. Bhatnagar , Ravi Gupta Representation of climate change issues in TV channels in India G.C. Prem Nivas and I. Arul Aram Observations on assessment of heavy metals in Chhatri Talao, district Amravati during festival season Vivek S.Manik and Surendra .R.Manik Existing situation of solid waste management in Pune city Mane T. T. and Hingane Hemalata N. Trace elemental analysis of soil samples using the particle-induced X-ray emission technique M. Ravi Kumar, P. Sarita, G. J. Naga Raju, and S. Bhuloka Reddy Evaluation of bacterial pathogens and its seasonal fluctuations in surface waters of river Cauvery, near Mysore, Karnataka, South India Jessen George, Divya L. and Suriyanarayanan S. SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Dr. Natarajan K., Bangalore (India) Dr. Vidya Niranjan, Bangalore (India) Dr. Tasanee AIKVANICH, Phuket (Thailand) Dr. Indrani Roy Chowdhury, New Delhi (Inida) ENGOs and their role in environmental protection in State of Odisha : A case study Subhasmita Mallick, Kishore Kumar Das and Niranjan Nayak Synthesis of nano silica from fly ash for environment conservation Chhavi K.Manchanda, Suman Mor and Sushil K.Kansal Assessment of risk factors that affecting agriculture productions and identifying adaptation options for increased productions and improved livelihoods of the farming community in the vulnerable areas of flood/flash flood of Bangladesh Md. Muslem Uddin Miah, Syed Md. Iqbal Ali and Mohammed Ikbal Hossain 237 112 226 Sustainable development in the nuclear realm : A critic’s view on the environment impact assessment Almas Shaikh and Aparna Asokan Medical science is for the eradication of illness from the society and not for spreading medical hazards Pyali Chatterjee and Nimisha Mishra Vulnerability assessment of human settlement on river banks : A case study of Vishwamitri River, Vadodara, Gujarat, India Vaidya Ripple, Marathe Sanyukta, Kaulgud Sarthak and Tailor Manthan A. DAY TWO : 27th Dec. 2014 (Saturday) PARALLEL ORAL PRESENTATIONS in Respective Seminar Halls SESSION III Time : 9.00 am – 11.00 am SESSION IV Time : 11.00 am – 1.00 pm SESSION V Time : 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm SESSION VI Time : 3.30 am – 5.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 156 158 160 275 359 452 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 013 222 223 224 TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Prof. N. S. Narahari, Bangalore (India ) Mr. Manjunatha, Bangalore (India) Prof. Praveen Kumar Gupta, Bangalore (India) Prof. J. Rajaraman, Chennai (India) Treatment of domestic wastewater using rotary drum reactor Gulhane M. L. and Torane G. P. Modified moving bed bio-film reactor Gulhane M. L.and Ingale A.M. Groundwater regime of the Morna River basin, Akola District, Maharashtra, India Khadri S.F.R. Design of Municipal Solid Waste Plant and Solid Waste Management for Mapusa (Goa) , India S.A.S.Kakodkar Internet of Things (IoT) for smart environments Vishwas H. N., Vinay Hegde Praful Dambal and Prashanth M. N. Analytical and experimental studies on under reamed pile as anchor foundation in soft clay Y.S. Golait, P.P. Dahale and R.N. Jiwatode TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Dr. R. Jayapal, Bangalore (India) Dr. P. Nagaraj, Bangalore (India) Dr. H. Raju, Bangalore (India) Caustic soda delignification of khar grass for separation of cellulosic fibers Akhouri Sanjay Kumar Sinha Study on Geopolymer masonry as sustainable building material Venugopal K., Radhakrsihna, Vinod Sasalatti and Venumadhav T. Characteristics of cement mortar with manufactured sand Praveen Kumar K. and Radhakrishna Use of coal ash and granite dust in stabilised mud bocks Harsha H. N. Radhakrsihna and Devanand R. 225 574 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 054 061 082 149 186 262 710 709 484 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 103 140 148 176 228 271 Determination of mercury in Urban runoff of Delhi, India Vijay Bahadur Yadav, Sippy K. Chauhan, Ranu Gadi and Om Prakash Automatic change detection from time series high resolution data U. Poornima , ReedhiShukla, M. V. Ravi Kumar , K. Venugopal Rao and S. S. Sridhar LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Prof. Rita Singh (Majumdar), Noida (India) Dr. Dinesh C. Sharma, Kanpur (India) Dr. S. Suriyanarayanan, Mysore (India) Prof. Arun Arya , Vadodara (India) Growth rate, hormonal and physiological responses of kids subjected to thermal and exercise stress O.K. Hooda and R.C. Upadhyay Composting of temple waste (Nirmalaya) by using microbial inoculation and vermicomposting More B. C. , Bagul P.K. and Ahire S. V. Vernonia cinerea : A medicinal plant with pediculicidal activity Kshipra Jain and Rita S. Majumdar Statistical optimization of process conditions using Taguchi method for ethanol production Thippa Reddy K. S and Pushpa Agrawal Optimization of fungal decolorization of Isolan Grey using Plackett-Burman experimental design Hema N. and Suresha S. Study on ichthyofaunal diversity of Beeher river of District Rewa (M.P.) India , after inlux of water from river Sone Suman Singh Nanorobots in therapeutics : A review Neethu Sara Alex and Neeladri Choudhary Production of red pigment by submerged culture of Serrati amarcesens Hadagali Ashoka, Ashok Kumar and Pradeep S. Emerging viruses and its diseases Narendra Kumar S., Bhargav D. Sanketi and Chandan M. Reddy PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS-I) Prof. Dilip Kumar Pal, Lae, (Papua New Guinea) Prof. Syed Fajal Rahiman Khadri, Amravati (India ) Dr. Mahendra Kishore Bhatnagar, M.P. (India) Prof. Suman Kapur, Hyderabad (India) Perception on and knowledge level of climate change issues among educated adults in Chennai, India I. Arul Aram and T. Nirmala Weekday/weekend differences in concentrations of ozone, oxides of nitrogen and carbon monoxide at a busy arterial road in Delhi, India Manisha Gaur*, Rina Singh and Anuradha Shukla Application of biocoagulant Acanthocereus tetragonus (triangle cactus) in dye wastewater treatment Chethana M. , Laxmi Gayatri Sorokhaibam, Vinay M. Bhandari, S. Raja and Vivek V. Ranade Spectrophotometric method for effective removal of Pb (II) and Zn (II) using Mangifera indica seed shell substrate from aqueous solution Tikaram D. Kose A frugal way of reusing wastewater in textile pre-treatment process Rachana S. Harane and Ravindra V. Adivarekar Effects of inorganic, organic and biofertilizers on fodder winter maize crop 398 393 335 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 179 407 610 636 357 470 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 173 204 231 181 175 216 496 Khushali Desai, Jalpa Jadeja, Drashti Patel, Dhruvi Patel and Ajinkya Deshpande Synthesis and characterization of calcium ferrite nanoparticles for the transport properties P. Shankar, Bhavyasri, C.S. Prakash, B.M. Nagabhushana and H. Nagabhushana Analysis of water quality, using physicochemical parameters, of Ratan Talao Bharuch, Gujarat, India Subhash C. Pandey, Punita S. Bharadwaj and M. P. Peerzada Solid waste management : Generation of energy from solid waste Mayuri, Vishwaradhya, Akarsha, Shivani. M. and Sharath R. PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS-II) Radon and Thoron for Bangalore environment : A review Sathish.L.A and K.Nagaraja Environmental awareness through eco-friendly Ganesh idol immersion in lakes during Ganesh festival in Kolhapur City: A case study of Shivaji University, Maharashtra, India Kadam G.H., Jadhav A.S., Jadhav V.V., Ingawale R.R. and Raut P.D. Removal characteristics of para-chlorophenol from aqueous solution by flyash B. K. Singh and Pragya Nema Parasitism in domestic chicks (Gallus Gallus Domesticus) and related health problem in poultry Syeda Zainab , Atheruddin Quadri ,Sayyed Sultan and J.D. Shaikh Analysis of heavy metals and grain size of sediment from Khushalnagar beach, Kerala, India Shini Krishnan and N. C. Tharavathy Novel waste minimization technology for controlling oily sludge formation in petroleum refineries Kumar Rathinasamy and Kurain Joseph SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Mr. Krishna Reddy, Bangalore (India) Dr. Madan Mohan Shankdhar, U.P. (India ) (Dr.)Thippareddy, Bangalore (India) Dr. Bindu, Bangalore(India) Stigma among tuberculosis patients under directly observed treatment short course at urban setting of Western Nepal Anup K.C., Ishor Sharma, Shanti Poudel, Susma K.C. and Ritu K.C., Millenniums development goals and the environment: Agenda for inclusive and sustainable development Ambuj Pandey The integrated and intensified proliferation of pollutional load and its role in determination of human health in Indian legal scenario Taliaa Mahvish Change in the land use pattern and water bodies of Vadodara city with respect to recurring severe floods using GIS Ajinkya Deshpande, Dhruvi Patel, Drashti Patel, Jalpa Jadeja and Khushali Desai An economic analysis of tourism in Corbett tiger reserve, Uttarakhand, India Harshita Tewari, S.K.Srivastava and H.P.Singh An assessment of land use-land cover change using geoinformatics in Sonai-Rupai wildlife sanctuary, Assam, India Saherah Jahan, Sarbeswar Kalita and Binode Kumar Baruah Contemporary eco-embedded art practices in Asia and their significance in protection of environmental interests Sudhir Kumar 165 192 Evaluation of stakeholder participation in UN REDD+ operations in the Indian context Saumya Chaudhari Kashmir floods 2014 : A natural disaster or a man-made catastrophe? Suhail Rashid Bhat and A. Ramya Hasita SESSION IV Time : 11.00 am – 1.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 166 159 189 193 197 349 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 203 236 244 391 TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Prof. habil. S Narra, Lubeck (Germany) Prof. Izharul Haq Farooqi, Aligarh (India) Dr.Radhakrishna, Bangalore (Inida) Power production based on osmotic pressure Mohit Singh Dhaka Refuse derive fuel production from hazardous waste in Malaysia BalasubramanianKarpan, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman* and Mohamed Kheireddine Taieb Aroua Customized constructed wetland : A proficient approach to treat domestic wastewater Gulhane M. L. and Asoria S. K. Removal of dye from industrial waste water using low cost adsorbents : A review Rasma K and Dharmendra Evaluation of various available and innovative options for achieving zero discharge from distilleries Shivam Kapoor and Shweta Sharma Maximum Credible Accident Analysis (MCA) for hazardous substances released from the electroplating industry : A case study Jayanthi N. and Nagakumar M .S . TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Dr. G.M. Hend, Amravati (India) Prof. Shivandappa, Bangalore (India) Ecological analysis of Mohan Medicinal Plant Conservation Area (MPCA) in Uttarakhand, India Nikita Kala and Rahi Jain Fuzzy logic application to coaxial and non-coaxial components of shear strength of soils J.Rajaraman K.Thiruvenkatasamy and S. Narasimha Rao PADET : Insilico process for pathogen detection using next generation sequencing data Niranjan V., Mahalakshmi, Raja Rao K.N. and Pushpa Agarwal Emerging environmental challenges in the earth and their mitigation measures B. K. Pal and Sunil Kumar Bisoyi 448 Next generation fuels Manasa D.A. and A.H. Manjunatha Reddy 465 Removal of pollutants from wastewater using micro-plants : Review of practical aspects Narendra Shinkar 531 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 089 106 116 185 292 482 570 572 619 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 182 123 198 Use of partially treated effluents from battery industry in cement mortars A.Anitha, T.Sravani and C.M.Vivek Vardhan LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Dr.Ulka Yadav, Ujjain (India) Dr. Subrata Datta, Kolkatta (India) Dr. Bhaskar Chandu More, Dhule (India) Prof. V. P. Singh, NewDelhi (India) A comparative study of health hazards among male workers in urban and rural areas taking noise as an environmental stressor Sreejata Biswas The diversity of terrestrial birds in and around Haveri, Karnataka, India Narayan Ramappa Birasal Effect of cartap hydrochloride and Imidacloprid on some biochemical parameters of Cerastus moussonianus Wankhedkar P.T., Patel N.G., Mendki M.J. and Borse S.K., Comparative study and effect of plant (fruit peel) extracts Musa sapientum and Cucurbita maxima to inhibit corrosion on mild steel by using 1N HCl J.G.Koliyar and Sheeba Aiman Assessment of polyethylene degradation by Aspergillus niger in composting and submerged cultivation method Ingavale R.R., Patil C.K. and Raut P.D. β-blockers -hypotensive agents with diabetes precipitation Mishra Seema, Prasad Asha and Reshma Xaxlo Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria : An effective tool to remediate residual organophosphate pesticides applied principally in agriculture soils Pratibha Yadav and S. Krishna Sundari Studies on the adsorption of fluoride and iron from aqueous solution using Emblica officinalis as adsorbent G. Anusha and J. Raja Murugadoss Bioremediation of acid mine drainage : A proteomic and genomic approach H. Sarvamangala and S.T. Girisha PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Prof. Rajiv Ganpatrao Weginwar, Nagpur (India) Prof. Pravin S. Parmar, Maharashtra (India) Dr. Sirinaree Ngencharoen, Sakaeo (Thailand) Dr. B.S. Satyanarayana, Bangalore (India) Chemoautotrophic sulfur oxidizing bacteria and removal of hydrogen sulfide from gas streams using H2S scrubbing process Baviskar M.D., Bagul R.M., Borse S.K. and Patil D.D. Extent of boron toxicity in irrigated agriculture from Sangamner area, Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra India K.K. Deshmukh The geochemistry of Kortalaiyar river, Tamil Nadu by evaluating the correlation between the various metals present in the riverine sediments 207 220 221 402 688 595 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 147 342 343 344 345 346 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 238 257 358 N.Bhuvana and P.Prakash Forecasting pollutant concentration : Mumbai, India Sri Nagesh M, Raju Sarkar, Papiya Mandal and Anubha Mandal Pollutant removal from domestic wastewater using Alternanthera sessilis Ponni G. Screening and analysing of vascular plants for SHEFROL bio-reactor in and around Pondicherry University, India Ponni G. Analysis of leachate contamination potential of a municipal landfill leachate using leachate pollution index Lathamani .R and S.Suresha Performance of sand for heat storage in solar cooker S. B. Joshi and A.R. Jani Grievances of the bio-fuel Industry in India Adesh Mehta and Vipasha Majithia PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Study of analysis of textile wastewater from Sanganer and its impact on cauliflower (Brassica oleracea) Richa Marwari, Alka Kataria and T. I. Khan Aerosol optical thickness over Bangalore Prakash P, Charan Kumar K, Chakravarthy SC, Manikiam B, Jagadheesha D and Kamsali Nagaraja Climate change studies using satellite data Kamsali Nagaraja, Charan Kumar K, Prakash P, Chakravarthy SC and Manikiam B. Inter comparison of effective gamma dose derived from AlphaGUARD PQ-2000PRO and RDS-31 RADOS dose monitor Charan Kumar K, Sathish LA, Nethravathi and Kamsali Nagaraja Study of radon and its progenies at Jnanabharathi, Bangalore Charan Kumar K and Kamsali Nagaraja 100-years of rainfall over Bangalore, India Kamsali Nagaraja, Charan Kumar K, Prakash P, Manikiam B, Jagadheesha D, Geetha Agnihotri and Puttanna B SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Prof. Peerzada M. Pyaresahab, Gujarat (India) Dr. Neeta Sivkumar, Bangalore (India) (Dr.) Sumithra.R, Bangalore (India) Dr. S.Surya Prakash, Bhopal (India) The impact of music on environment : A review Samiksha Bhobe Prediction of water scarcity affected areas and duration : A case study of Osmanabad district, Maharashtra, India Mustaq Ahmad Jabir Shaikh and Farjana Birajdar Geographical contributions in development of hazardous and catastrophic storms : An analytical approach on Hud Hud cyclone 231 240 241 373 474 680 Humera Sameen The integrated and intensified proliferation of pollutional load and its role in determination of human health in Indian legal scenario Taliaa Mahvish Assessment of biomedical waste management in Janana govt. hospital of Ajmer city Rajasthan, India : A case study Sangeeta Patan and Praveen Mathur Role of films in creating environmental awareness : A study Namarta Joshi and Ranbir Singh Economic analysis of environmental benefits of integrated pest management : A case study on onion in Tamil Nadu, India N. Kiruthika, K.Chandran and R.Vaidyanathan Nuclear energy and liability : The Indian legal framework Tangeti Madhulika Law and policies for clean environment and energy Usha Agrawal SESSION V Time : 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited Speaker 276 284 309 314 350 154 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 318 337 TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Dr. Jayesh Ruparelia, Gujarat (India) Dr. N. Shivakumar, Bangalore (India) Prof. Narendra Kumar, Bangalore (India) Prof. S. Venkatesh, Bangalore (India) Assessment of Vehicular emission mapping of criterion pollutants in Delhi, India Amrit Kumar and Rajeev Kumar Mishra Low cost technology for water treatment R.Kokila Priya and M.Jothilingam Experimental study on influence of waste tyre fibres on strength of compacted clayey soil-fly ash mixes Tapas Das and Baleshwar Singh Chlorine wall decay estimation for water distribution networks under measurements uncertainties Mehdi Dini and Massoud Tabesh Studies on biochemical aspects in the river Cauvery near Mysore, Karnataka, India Jayanthi N., S. N. Ramaswamy and M. S. Nagakumar RFID-based item-level big data and carbon footprint in perishable food cold chains Gaurav Kapoor, Wei Zhou and Selwyn Piramuthu TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Dr. M. Krishna, Bangalore (India) Prof. Mohana, Bangalore (India) Prof. Jayasimhan, Bangalore (India) Removal of Rhodamine B and Rhodamine 6G from the mixture using ultrasonic irradiation Priyanka D. Gaikwad, Diksha S. Zodge, Ritu R. Kale, Kanchan N. Bawankar and Ashish V. Mohod, Indoor and outdoor pollutant gas sensing using ultra low-cost Electronic Nose (E-Nose) Charu K. Gupta and Arijit Chowdhuri 340 230 536 612 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 121 210 139 184 480 481 483 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 233 388 594 287 300 Hybrid solar and muscle powered solution for rural electrification Mukund Srinath Strength and stiffness development of fibre-reinforced lateratic soil Suchit Kumar Patel and Baleshwar Singh Modeling, simulation and control of a drum boiler Hare Krishna Mohanta Occurrence of fluoride in Hirehalla, tributary of don river, Muddebihal Taluka, Bijapur district, India A.C. Modia and Anuradha S. Tanksali LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Dr. R. T. Mahajan, Jalgaon (India ) Dr. Narayan R. Birasal,Karnatak (India) Dr. Harish Vyas , Ujjain (India) Dr. Pawan K. Bharti , U.P. (India) In - vitro antibacterial activity of ethanolic extracts of Viola serpens and Morus nigra against pathogens isolated from patients suffering from Jaundice Anu Kumar, P.K.Chauhan, V.Singh, Tejpal Dhewa, Rita S. Mazumdar and Deepak Kala Investigation of water stress on antioxidant enzyme activities in groundnut varieties (Arachis hypogaea L.) B. M. Shinde and S. L. Laware Effect of relative humidity on succession of fungi on oil tanned chamois leather (goat)during biodeterioration under storage condition D.S.Rathore Prospects of fly ash bioleaching Thulasya Ramanathan and Yen-Peng Ting Ultrasound-assisted sulphuric acid pre-treatment of electronic scrap for enhanced gold bioleaching by Chromobacterium violaceum Subhabrata Das and Yen-Peng Ting Exploration of the medicinal applications of plant extracts and traditional preparations A. V. Pethkar Study on hyperphosphatemia induced cardiac disorders Seema Mishra and Usha Agrawal PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Prof.Janitha Abewickrema Liyanage, Kelaniya, (Sri Lanka) Dr. P.L. Jain, Damoh , M.P. (India) Dr. Sathish.L.A, Bangalore (India) Dr.Pradip Dey, Bhopal (Inida) Thermal study on mixed ligand transition metal complexes Sunil Sudam Patil Effectiveness of immobilized silver nanoparticles in inactivation of pathogenic bacteria Bharti S., Agnihotri S. and Mukherji S. Study of groundwater in Vadodara district Gujarat, India Alka Pradhan, Harshita Goyal, Nazish Khan and Jitendra Deshmukh Physicochemical analysis of ground water of Futala lake, dist. Nagpur, Maharshtra, India Shamal Doifode and Shweta N. Goswami Seasonal variation in different physico-chemical characteristics in groundwater quality of Pali industrial area , Rajasthan, India 302 652 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 370 371 475 261 381 316 Subroto Dutta and Shubhra Singh Occupational toxicity of copper and its health implications in industrial workers of Ajmer city, Rajasthan, India Subroto Dutta and Firoz Khan Comprehensive inventory and coding of water bodies in Bengaluru, India Sreenivas V., P. Jeya Prakash, Puspa P.Dash, D.J. Mythri, K.H. Vinaya Kumar and Ritu Kakkar SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Prof. Tanmoy Rudra, WB (India) Dr. Rajeswara Rao, Bangalore (India) Dr. M.N. Vijayakumar, Bangalore (India) Dr. G.N. Srinivasan, Bangalore (India) Liana species inventory in tropical dry forests of Kadapa region, Andhra Pradesh, India T. Mastan, S. Nazaneen Parveen and M. Sridhar Reddy Vertical gardening : A futuristic way to grow Sarjoo Patel and Hardi Pavasiya Climate change : A threat to children health Shayan Javeed Religious environmentalism : A possible solution to environmental crisis Suhail Rashid Bhat and A. Ramya Hasita Legal regulation of climate change : National and international perspective Savita L. Patil Water policy in India : A review Haris Moosa and Ashish Jacob Mathew SESSION VI Time : 3.30 pm – 5.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited Speaker 390 422 429 432 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 439 TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Prof. D. Ranganath, Bangalore (India) Dr. Narendra P. Shinkar, Amravati (India) Dr. N. Subba Reddy , Gyeongnam (Korea) Prof. B. K. Pal, Rourkela (India ) Solar photo-voltaic micro grids : An eco-friendly alternative for remote electrification H. Mitavachan, Ganesh Shankar and Kaustubh Karnataki Fuel consumption and exhaust emission control in internal combustion engines by using Hydroxy gas (HHO) : A review Noor Alam and K.M.Pandey A comprehensive review of bagasse ash blended concrete P.Jagadesh, A.RamachandraMurthy and R.Murugaesn Heat transfer analysis of welding process of Cr-Mo steel : A review Debakanta Mohantyand K.M. Pandey TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Dr. R. Suresh, Bangalore (India) Prof. Vivekananda Gogi, Bangalore (India) Prof. Saravanan C. Bangalore (India) The strategy : Integrated waste management (Learning from West) 450 434 178 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited Speaker 146 164 172 183 451 471 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited Speaker 460 461 473 490 506 561 Shailesh Kumar Jha Stress analysis of gas turbine blade : A review Hussain M. S. M. Mazarbhuiya and K. M. Pandey A survey on large scale graph analysis using GPU Bindu S. Gowdar and Arpita A. Goudar Heat Wave conditions over Uttar Pradesh during the year ( 1980 - 2010 ) S.K. Natesan and Kailash Chand Pandey LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Dr. S. Ahmed John, Tiruchirappalli (India) Dr. Prashant Bangale, Maharashtra (India) Dr. Maulin Pramod Shah, Gujarat (India) Dr. Santosh R. Mohanty, Bhopal (India) A new approach to study loss of crop product in millet by bird pest in Anand district, Gujarat, India P. L. Damor and K. B. Patel Seasonal variation in planktonionc diversity of river Gadhi and Deharang reservoir Minakshi N. Gurav and Madhuri K. Pejaver A comparative study on macro-invertebrates in four different types of wetlands in lower Subansiri basin Nitali Doley and S. Kalita Design, screening and microbial synthesis of bio-polymers of Poly-Hydroxy-Butyrate (PHB) from low cost carbon sources Swathi Angadi, Lingaya Hiremath, Ravishankar H.N., Narendra Kumar S. and Sukanya P. Optimising the yield of xylose from water hyacinth biomass by ultrasound assisted acid pre-treatment for bioethanol production S. Das, A. Ganguly, Sai Gu and P. K. Chatterjee Effect of betel leaf and its quid components on enzyme kinetics of salivary amylase Minakshi N. Gurav and Meenakshi Sundaresan PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Prof. Anish Chandra, Gwaloir (Inida) Dr. Sridharan, Bangalore (India) Dr. Kiran Bala, Indore (India) Prof. Shailesh N. Shah, Vadodara (India) Role of renewable energy resources in rural development of India P. A. Savale Adsorption of eriochrome Black-T azo dye from aqueous solution on low cost activated carbon prepared from Tridax procumbens R.S. Raveendra, P.A. Prashanth and B.M. Nagabhushana Coconut Calynx (Husk) : A natural source of dye for textiles Madhu Sharan, Rajni Yadav and Megha Gohil Ambient air quality status and variations in Aeromycoflora at different parts of Bhusawal City, Jalgaon District, Maharashtra, India Kiran Pawar and Gauri Rane Rankala lake conservation, Kolhapur city of Maharashtra, India Abhijeet S. Ghone and Sunil S. Singal Management of solid waste in Arak county by GIS 606 660 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 492 507 527 485 696 576 Samira Ghiyasi and Mahdi Safari Cellulosic ethanol, alternative bio-fuel Vinay Bharadhwaj and Aishwarya Bhat Water safety plan at consumer level : An initiative in Halasuru, Bengaluru, India JeyaPrakash P., V.Sreenivas, Puspa P. Dash, Chandrakala, Nayana Prakash, K.H. Vinaya Kumar, Vipin Singh and Ritu Kakkar SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Dr. H.G. Ashok Kumar, Bangalore (India) Prof. Varsha Malwade, Mumbai (India) Dr.Tatsanawalai Utarasakul (Thailand) Dr. Sridevi, Bangalore, (India) Classroom physical enviornment and its furniture Meghna and Renu Arora Disaster management in India Deeptha Thattai and R. Sathyanathan Non-governmental organizations and indigenous peoples’ concerns for environment Smriti Sabbarwal An inquiry into the environmental laws and its court system in india and the issues faced therein Alka Pradhan, Kriti Pradhan and Smriti Pradhan Application of information technology for organized retail shopping Vibhor Airen and R.L. Dave Chronic renal failure in Sri Lanka caused by elevated metal intake ? Janitha A. Liyanage DAY TWO : 27th Dec. 2014 (SATURDAY) PARALLEL POSTER PRESENTATIONS (Technology, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences-I & II ) Venue : Biotech & MCA Quadrangle Time : 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 109 252 291 293 328 615 272 Petrol from COW waste Selukar N. B. Performance and sludge characteristics during start-up of UASB reactor using pharmaceutical wastewater U. G. Sawaiker Treatment of textile wastewater pollutant using novel photo-microwave reactor Palas Borkar, Sayali Gholap and Aditya Wadgure Destruction of patent blue V dye using air-bubble cavitation induced by small glass balls Suyog Mahajan, Akshay Sonawane, Deepika Mahale, Nilesh Patil1 and Ashish V. Mohod Risk assessment of dead end type and intermittent distribution network of a rapidly developing small city Port Blair Rita Biswas Cloud based automotive manag. system for optimum usability of resources and increased product life Rajeev Mulimani, Sudesh Kumar S.K., Sandeepa Patel G.C. and Vishal C. Utilization of stone quarry waste and fly ash in clsm for sustainable development Raghavendra T. and Udayashankar B. C. 199 282 285 522 553 510 259 530 378 386 442 463 614 205 206 369 265 687 563 075 623 Occurrence of natural UV-B (280-320nm) resistant medicinal plants in natural ecosystem N. Shanthia and S. Jannita Nithia Toxicity and biodegradation of plastics : A review Sakshi Sharma, Noopur Mathur , Nupur Mathur and Anuradha Singh Toxic effects of cosmetics on the users : A review Maithili Agarwal, Anuradha Singh and Nupur Mathur Assessment of bacteriaintended micronutrient solubilization from cereals crop rhizosphere Robert Antony. A and V. Rajesh Kannan Prevalence of incidence of Coccidia in goats from Marathwada region, Maharashtra, India Vasant D. Jadhav, Shaikh J. D. and Shaikh A.A. Management of biodegradable municipal solid waste with Trichodermaviride Pers. ex S.F. gray Moupiali S. Ain, Mansi Parikh and Bhavi Patel Photocatalytic activity of synthesized ZnO composite metal oxide nanoparticle on red HRBL reactive dye Shilpa G., Kambalagere Yogendra, Kittappa M. Mahadevan, Madhusudhana N. and Bhavya C. A selective chemical and biological study of wet land water from the Kachchh region Jyotindra Jatashanker Bhatt, Malaykumar J. Bhatt and Bhagvan Kamaliya Arsenic level in ground water of rural area in Sonitpur district, Assam, India. Joydev Dutta A model to understand anomalies in atmospheric electric parameters before earthquakes Charan Kumar K., Manjunath D. and Kamsali Nagaraja Microbial hydrogen production by using municipal sewage waste water Tushar Palande, Rohit Bhatt, Suryanarayan Kalluri and V. L. Gole T-test analysis of ground water from Borigaon Area, Maharashtra, India Gogari P.K. Save S.N. and Chaudhari V.S. Effect of different organic wastes on physical and chemical properties of degraded lands and on growth of forest tree species Prabhakara Reddy G.V., Srinivasamurthy C.A.,Vasanthi B.G. and Nagaraja M.S. Study of seismic precursors using demeter satellite P.L. Jain and Santosh K. Jain A study on climate change discourse in Facebook N. Bhuvana and I. Arul Aram Gandhian philosophy and environmental development Shah Purvish and Patel Krina Singh Sarita Coral reefs : As economic valuable ecosystem Bhavi Patel, Mansi Parikh and Moupiali Ain Confronting the nuclear legacy : Waste management, its recycling and reuse Diksha Bhagat and Nishchay Lignin degradation with immobilized laccase enzyme Nimisha Singh, Subhankar Basu and Malini Balakrishnan Synthesis of chitosan based hydrogels by grafting of aac for controlled drug delivery applications Lalita, Anirudh P. Singh and Rajeev Kr. Sharma A comparative study on the efficiency of cation exchange resins in the removal of toxic heavy metal ions from aqueous and industrial effluents C.Karthika and M.Sekar 669 122 141 427 Homposting in Bangalore city, India Nikita Janakarajan, Reetee Dixit and Pushpa Agrawal Drying rate assessment of Fluidized bed dryer on grain drying P.K.Wankhade, R.S.Sapkal and V.S.Sapkal Technological aspects in the manufacture of plasticizers for paints and plastics industries Prashant B. Shingwekar Conversion of waste engine oil (lubricant) to high value products A.L. Rathod and M. S. Wagh DAY THREE : 28th Dec. 2014 (SUNDAY) PARALLEL ORAL PRESENTATIONS in Respective Seminar Halls SESSION VII Time : 9.00 am – 11.00 am SESSION VIII Time : 11.00 am – 1.00 pm TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 348 360 479 493 494 497 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 498 526 540 550 Dr. C. K. Nagendra Guptha, Bangalore (India) Dr. G.M. Hend, Amravati (India) Dr. Joseph Antony, Leeds (UK) Media and environmental framing : A study T. Shyam Swaroop and J. Madhu Babu Battle for the planet-using facebook for environmental causes : A study in Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka, India Safiya and Waheeda Sultana Comparative analysis of Jatropha and Karanja based biodiesel properties, performance and exhaust emission characteristics in an unmodified diesel engine Yashvir Singh and Amneesh Singla Nuclear energy conservation and sustainable development. Suhail, Shiva Charan C., Jayasimha S. R. And K.A.Sumithra Devi Energy conservation and sustainable development Gaurav Sethi, Saravanan C. and K. A. Sumithra Devi Studies on Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) aircrafts : A review R. Rajkhowa and D.H. Das and K.M. Pandey TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Prof. N. C. Kothiyal , Punjab (India) Dr. Devendra Singh Rathore, Gwaloir (India ) Structural analysis of wind turbine rotor blade : A review Shashikanta Dasmohapatra P.L.Choudhury and K.M. Pandey Review on thermal hydraulics behavior of sub channels of super critical water reactor S.K.Sahoo, A. Debbarma and K.M. Pandey A novel approach to reduce and recycle e- waste in India Sumana Saha, Usha J. And Ashwini B.M. Cognitive approach to vocabulary acquisition Vinay Hegde and Kota Aswani 609 691 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 248 250 253 263 351 395 410 433 584 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 509 435 516 588 Effect of fuel temperature on spray characteristics : A CFD approach Venkatesh T. Lamani, Raviteja S., Ajay Kumar Yadav and Kumar G. N. Construction of compound wall on the east and south boundaries of RVCE campus along the Vrishabhavati river, Banaglore, India. K. L. Pujar and S. N. Iyengar LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Dr. Satish Ambadas Bhalerao, Mumbai (India) Dr. Lingaraj Patro, Orrisa (India ) Dr. Pankaj Gogari , Maharashtra, (India) Prof. Alka Vyas , Ujjain (India) Discovering indigenous plant species as a source for potential anti-inflamatory compound M .Vidhya and M. Suriyavathana Ethnobotanical utiltiy of floral wealth of central aravallis, rajasthan : A review Parul Sen, Subroto Dutta and Ruchira Bhardwaj Comparative study on the invitro cytotoxity potential of methanolic extracts of root and callus samples of Myxopyrum smilacifolium Blume using Trypan Blue Assay Praveen R.P. and Ashalatha S. Nair Role of antibiotics in biofilm formation by Pseudomonas isolates Keerthi S., Pradeep Kumar S.S. and A. Maya Nandkumar Chromium bioremediation by Alcaligenes faecalis strain P2 newly isolated from Tannery effluent Gargi Biswas, Ranjit Das and Sufia K Kazy Seasonal abundance of the vector mosquito species in relation to the malaria in Amravati region of Maharashtra, India Hemlata P. Nandurkar and Rajani N. Tayade Studies on seed borne diseases of Cicer arietinum (chickpea) and trials with fungus Trichoderma as a bio-control agent against Fusarium sp. Niharika Nema and Arun Arya Investigation on reduction potentiality of corn starch industry effluents by different microbial population and their relativity with physic-chemical growth factors S. Neogi, A. Dey and P. K. Chatterjee Fungal air spora survey over cow shed in Bangalore, India Pavan R. and Manjunath K. PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Dr. Pravin D. Kunte, Goa (India) Dr.Shahera S.Patel, Gujarat (India) Prof. S. Venkatesh, Bangalore (India) Prof. Ajay Kumar Mishra, Johenneasburg (South Africa) Sensory evaluation test of organic and non-organic food Jalpa Dholakia and Maneesha Shukul Carbon storage potentiality and native tree density in arid areas of Gujarat to suggest reforestation strategies Jagiwala Jagruti and Dharaiya Nishith Electro-coagulation studies for the treatment of textile wastewaters using Iron Electrodes Hemalatha H. N and S. Mahesh Determination of main organic acids in sweet and sour A. carambola fruits using HPLC Soumya S.L. and Bindu R. Nair 603 628 631 633 127 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 537 026 196 711 539 580 664 639 Synthesis, characterization and antimicrobial activity of novel polymeric ligand (PL-I) and its metal chelates Varsha Parmar, Sanjay Kumar Saraf and Arun Singh Sources, toxicity and groundwater arsenic remediation technologies : A review Saif Ullah Khan. Sohail Ayub, Nadeem Ahmad Khan and Izharul Haq Farooqi Investigations on the production of xylitol from water hyacinth biomass through dilute acid hydrolysis, detoxification and fermentation with Pichia stipites Anamica Bhattacharya, Amit Ganguly, Subhamay Haldar and Pradip Kumar Chatterjee To study the status of grey water quality and tribulations related to corrosion in geyser and water bath J.G.Koliyar and N.N.Bandella Environmental, socio-economic and hydro -ecological impacts of dams on Narmada River : An appraisal Pramod Pandit SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Dr. Jayendra J. Chauhan , Bharuch (India) Dr. Srinivas Ravindra, Bangalore (India) Dr. Madhu Sharan, Vadodara (India ) Analytical study of proneness to various psycho -medical illness and general health status among the employees of various multinational companies C.Bindu Ashwini Intra-urban parking capacities and parking demands in Akure (Nigeria) urban environment OGUNBODEDE Emman F. and OGUNDARE Babatope Andrew Assessment of eco-friendly consumption behaviour of home makers of Vadodara city : A pilot study Urvashi Mishra and Nandita Kosambi Green marketing initiatives in the construction industry : A comparitive study of smc and rmc in the city of Bangalore ,India with reference to the use of green building materials in concrete L.R. Manjunatha and Sandhya R. Anvekar Impact of e-waste on environment Lavanya C., Madhusudhana R. K., Savitha Sheelavanth and Sumithra Devi K.A Yogic/yogevic environmentalism\socio-cultural, bio-philosophical & natural green consciousness of thought and action M. Jaya Kumar Jacob and P. Brahmaji Rao Green GSDP accounting for agriculture and forestry sector, Karnataka, India Reethu Singh, Papiya Roy, Vipin Singh, K.H. Vinaya Kumar and Ritu Kakkar Non compliance of Municipal Waste Rules in India : A case study of Bhanpur Khanti,Bhopal, M.P. India Jayvardhan Pandey SESSION VIII Time : 11.00 am – 1.00 pm Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator TECHNOLOGY (T-I) Dr. Uma Rao, Bangalore (India) Dr. Ravindra W. Gaikwad, Maharashtra (India) Dr. Lalit S. Thakur, Gujarat (India) Invited speaker 547 575 578 607 640 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator 675 677 683 668 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 297 311 339 408 421 Dr. K.N. Raja Rao, Bangalore (India) The new method of controlling SEPIC converters applied in MPPT for Photovoltaic Power System Sreedevi and Ravi KumarV. Treatment of effluent from personal care products using advanced oxidation process D. Gokul and M.A. Sivasankaran A literature review on the designing techniques of green building architecture Shubra Gupta Project magneto : A self sustained, electromagnetically powered vehicle harnessing solar energy Rishabh Berlia and Pallavi Santosh Assessment of reservoir sedimentation by using remote sensing technique and its effect on demand of water supply Milind .R. Gidde TECHNOLOGY (T-II) Prof. B. K. Pal, Rourkela (India ) Prof. Mahendra K.Gupta Gwalior (India) Spatial variation of tropospheric ozone and Seasonal heterogeneity in surface ozone by NCARMM model observations over a semi-arid station Anantapur (A .P) in Southern India A.P. Lingaswamy, S.Md. Arafath, G. Balakrishnaiah, K. Rama Gopal and R.R. Reddy Large eddy simulation of fuel injector in scramjet combustion chamber : A review Munesh Kumar Paswan and K.M. Pandey CFD analysis of heat transfer in nuclear reactor fuel rods using lead as coolant : A review Jitu Haloi, Deepak Sharma and K.M.Pandey Compressive strength study of geopolymer mortar using quarry rock dust T.Venu Madhav, RadhaKrishna, I.V. Ramana Reddy, Vaishali G. Ghorpade and Venugopal K. LIFE SCIENCES (LS) Prof. A.K. Panigrahi, Kokata (India ) Dr. Suman Singh , M.P. (India) Dr. J. D. Shaikh , Aurangabad (India ) Dr. Seema Mishra, Raipur (India) Invasive alien flora of Rajasthan, India Ruchira Bhardwaj, Subroto Dutta and K.C. harma Floral invasions, resident pests and their impact on local flora and fauna of deepar beel Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India Trinayan Barthakur Rezina Ahmed and Bidisha Sarkar Physico-chemical characteristics and diversity of phytoplankton observed in some fresh water bodies of Goa, India R. U. Sawaiker and B. F. Rodrigues Does the correlation between rainfall vs dengue hemorrhagic fever incidence always exist ? : Case study in Phuket, Thailand Tasanee Aikvanich, Chayanit Luevanich and Nattaya Agsornpien Biodegradation of azo dyes by a newly isolated white rot fungus Basidiomycota sp. R.T.Mahajan and Minal Narkehede 424 476 491 661 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 058 705 053 056 656 659 667 695 467 Chairperson Co-Chairperson Co-ordinator Invited speaker 641 625 384 Optimization of fluoride removal system using Ocimum sp. leaves and Ragi seed husk by applying biostatistical tools Upendra, R.S., Pratima Khandelwal, Amulya Achar, Kumari.B.G., Sowmaya M. and Tejaswini J. Alleviation of NaF-induced toxicity in liver, kidney and brain of chicken by black tea extract : An in vitro study Mrugesh Trivedi and Harish Bhuva Va-mycorrhizal fungi associated with some pulses from Pune, Maharashtra, India S.V. Ahire Toxicity test on Anogeissus leiocarpus with potential for use as tea substitute Aisha Umar Auwal, Abdulrazak Ado, Rabiu Sani Shawai, Dahiru Naziru, Jamilu Yusuf Muhammad and Bala Sidi Aliyu PHYSICAL SCIENCES (PS) Prof. Alka Pradhan , Bhopal (India) Dr. Binay Kumar Singh, Jabalpur (India) (Dr.) M. Lokeshwari, Bangalore, (India) Dr. I. Arul Aram, Chennai (India) Optimization and immobilization of lipase for production biodiesel from algae oil Indhumathi P. and Syed shabudeen P.S. Innovative processing of paper and pulp industry residue black liquor increasing the energy efficiency S. Narra and P. Ay CH4 emissions from solid waste disposal site in Chandigarh, India Kamalpreet Kaur, Suman Mor and Ravindra Khaiwal Removal of 2,4,6-trinitrophenol and heavy metal ions from waste water using novel Poly-o-toluidine cerium(IV) iodate nanocomposite exchanger Aparna Mohan, Nimisha K.V. and Janardanan C. Studies on physico-chemical, biological characterization and bioremediation of dye and textile effluents K. Dharmaraj, T. Kuberan and A. Kartheeswari Studies on impact of on - site sanitation on groundwater quality in Kanakapura town Rashmi H. R., G. P. Shivashankar, Amitha S. B. and Snehal K. Statistical assessment of medium components by factorial design of L-asparaginase production by Aspergillus niger in surface fermentation Dange V. U. and S. A. Peshwe Synthesis and processing of ZnO nano-sized particles for gas sensing using ultrasonication Shahera S. Patel and D. R. Patil Studies on oligomeric ligand based on Novolac resin Jayendra J.Chauhan and M.P.Peerzada SOCIAL SCIENCES (SS-I & SS-II) Dr. Manju Dubey, Mandla, M.P. (India) Dr. K.N. Subramanya, Bangalore (India) Environmental conditions and environmental performance of railway workshop : A case study Suresh D. Mane and N. Nagesha Transforming global temperature through influences other than greenhouse effect - A treatise on issues Dilip Kumar Pal Environmental assessment and management plan for setting up of an industry : A case study 560 568 644 671 672 Jayanthi N. and M. S. Nagakumar Rethinking sustainable development’ as sustainable ecological services Sanghamitra Nath Climate change and global efforts : The road ahead Praneetha Balaji Effectiveness of cleanliness drive in promoting eco-tourism in Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh, India Dhirendra Shukla and Malvika Guha How much are people willing to pay for silence? A case study of Mumbai, India Rani Tyagi and Neelima Naik Sericulture, natural source of sustainable rural livelihood for trible development : A analytical review of two trible block of Raigarh district,C.G., India S. K. Dewangan Note: Minute-to-minute scientific paper presentation schedule as stated above is provisional. 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