Partha Pratim Baruah

Partha Pratim Baruah

Department of Botany
Gauhati University
Guwahati 781 014, Assam, India.

Phone : +91-9435402257


  • Head of the Department
  • Chairman, Departmental Research Committee
  • Ecology (Higher Plant and Algal ecology)
  • Phytoremediation
  • Phycoremediation
  • Ecology and phytogeography in 1st Semester, M. Sc.
  • Pteridophyta in 1st Semester, M. Sc.
  • Ecology in 4th Semester

Research Projects
  1. Impact of land-use intensification on nitrogen fixing cyanobacterial diversity and abundance in Upper Assam sponsored by ASTEC, Govt. of Assam (2013- 2015)
  2. Impact of developmental interventions on algal diversity in Deepor beel- a Ramsar site sponsored by UGC, New Delhi (2011- 2014)
  3. Inventorying algal diversity for phycoremediation of polluted water bodies in upper Assam oil fields sponsored by Oil India Ltd., Duliajan (201-2013)
  4. Traditional bioresource management strategies and its Impact on life and culture of dimasa Tribe of Eastern Himalayan Region sponsored by Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India (2008-2009)
  5. Phytoremediation of oil and heavy metal polluted soil and water in and around oil fields of Upper Assam sponsored by Oil India Ltd. Duliajan (2002-2005) as Co-PI in collaboration with Institute of Advanced Studies for Science &Technology, Khanapara, Guwahati-22 (Assam)
  6. The future scenes rio of animal wildlife and its habitat in Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam sponsored by UGC (2000-2002)
  7. Vegetation dynamics and periodic migration of animal populations in Kaziranga National Park in relation to flood and fire sponsored by UGC (1997-1999)
Membership / Fellowship of Different Professional Bodies
  1. Life member and fellow (FNRS) of the International Society for conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
  2. Fellow (FISEC) of International Society for Ecological Communication
  3. Life member and fellow (FBSA) of Botanical society of Assam
  4. Life member of Indian Phycological Society
  5. Life member of the Academy of Environmental Biology
  6. Life Member of The Paleobotanical Society
  7. Life member of the Society for North East Heritage
  8. Life Member of the Indian Association of Angiosperm Taxonomy
  9. Life member of Sodou Asom Gramya Puthibharal Santha.

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