Dr. Hemlata Bharti

Dr. Hemlata Bharti
Discipline:Spices, Plantation,Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Designation: Scientist Since July, 2014
Email: Hemlata.Bharti@icar.gov.in Mobile: +91-09953553678

Academic Qualifications

Degree Institute/ University Year of completion Subject(s) with major field
BSc NDUAT, Faizabad 2008 Agriculuture
MSc NDUAT, Faizabad 2010 Horticulture
PhD Indian Agricultural Research Institute 2014 Floriculture and Landscape architechture


Employment Record & Experience (Starting from the present position)

Designation Organization Institution & place of posting Period(From-to) Duration(years, months)
Scientist ICAR, New Delhi ICAR-Directorate of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Research, Anand, Gujarat, India 08.10.2014 to till date

Current responsibilities:

Recent 3 major contributions:

  • Characterization of tuberose germplasm by using DUS parameters.
  • Study on variability of essential oils content and composition among tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.) germplasm
  • Characterization of genetic diversity in tuberose cultivars using RAPD and ISSR markers

Recent awards and recognitions:

  • University medal, NDUAT, Faizabad(2008)
  • Vice-Chancellor medal, NDUAT, Faizabad(2010)
  • INSPIRE fellowship by Department of Science and Technology (2011-2014)

Current collaborative activities:

Recent most significant publications:

  • Bharti Hemlata, Singh BP, Singh KP (2013). Effect of variety, type of cutting and IBA concentration on rooting of croton (Codiaeum variegatum) cuttings. HortFlora Research Spectrum, 2(4): 363-365.
  • Deepika Singh, Bharti Hemlata, Singh KM (2014). DNA fingerprinting of aonla varieties using RAPD markers. Indian J. Hort. 71(1): 117-119.
  • Hemlata Bharti, Singh KP (2014). Characterization of tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.) germplasm for various morphological parameters. Indian Journal of Horticulture. (Accepted)

Other professional activities:

  • Life member and Executive Body member of Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Association of India (MAPAI), ICAR-DMAPR, Anand