Teaching Staff

Department of Zoology

Dr. Amit Chattopadhyay

Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification M. Sc., B.Ed., Ph.D.
Contact 09830543776
E-mail id amitc.zoo@seramporecollege.org amitchattopadhyay1906@gmail.com

Area of Specialisation :

Cell and Developmental Biology

Research Interest :

  1. Molecular studies and biological control of vector mosquitoes
  2. Local faunal diversity, its documentation & conservation.

Selected Publications :

  1. Re-emergence of malaria in suburban (Sheoraphuli & Serampore) areas of West Bengal during 2007–2008 in Proceeding of National Seminar on Science since Linnaeus (2008).
  2. Studies on Biodiversity in Rishra Municipality Area: A case study in Proceeding of National Conference on Biodiversity : Threats & Conservation (2009).
  3. “Isolation and Biochemical Characterization of Midgut Microbiota from Different Isolates of Anopheline Mosquitoes”. Asian Jr.of Microbiol.Biotech.Env.Sc (2012).
  4. Identification and molecular characterization of Anopheles mosquitoes in some rural areas of West Bengal, India. Entomon 43(1):19-26 (2018).
  5. Molecular identification and control of Culex mosquito by Citrus limon in West Bengal, India. International Journal of Mosquito Research 8(1): 06-10: (2021).

SPEECHES AS INVITED SPEAKER:

  1. At Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, West Bengal on 18.07.2017
  2. At Science City Auditorium, Kolkata, West Bengal on 17.07.2018. 

COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECT:

Sl. No. Title Agency Period
1. “Anopheline diversity and their insecticide susceptibility status (A comparative study with Culex) in some rural and sub-urban areas of Hooghly district of West Bengal.” UGC

Reference No.F.: PSW-067/13-14

25.05.2014-24.05.2016