Brajogopal  Samanta

Brajogopal Samanta

Assistant Professor, Microbiology and FST (Food Science & Technolog), GSS , VSP

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.


Degree Name Institute & College name Year of Graduation/Award
PhD Department of Biological Sciences 2016
M Sc CAS in Marine Biology 2007
B Sc Honours Panskura Banamali College 2005


Designation Organization From Date To Date
Assistant Professor Central University of Rajasthan 17-07-2019 09-04-2020
Assistant Professor Mandsaur University 19-11-2018 16-07-2019
Postdoctoral Fellow Mount Allison University 01-08-2016 31-07-2018
Senior Research Fellow IISER Kolkata 01-05-2014 02-03-2016
Junior Research Fellow IISER Kolkata 01-08-2011 30-04-2014
Project Fellow IISER Kolkata 01-01-2010 30-06-2011
Project Assistant Bose Institute 23-07-2008 31-03-2009
Technologist IFB Agro Industries Limited 11-06-2007 07-02-2008


Award name Award Organization Awarded year
ONGC IGU Best Poster Award Indian Geophysical Union 2011
GATE IIT Guwahati 2010

Auxosporulation in Biddulphia tridens (Ehr.) Ehrenberg (Mediophyceae, Bacillariophyta).European Journal of Phycology, Scopus, -2020, 55, 296-309

Auxosporulation in Chaetoceros acadianus sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a new member of the Section Compressa.European Journal of Phycology, Scopus, MAR-2019, 54, 206-221

A consensus secondary structure of ITS2 for the diatom Order Cymatosirales (Mediophyceae, Bacillariophyta) and reappraisal of the order based on DNA, morphology, and reproduction.Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Scopus, DEC-2018, 129, 117-129

Study of diatom assemblages from Sundarbans mangrove water based on light microscopy and rbcL gene sequencing.Heliyon, Scopus, JUN-2018, 4, 00663

Spermatogenesis in a bipolar centric diatom Plagiogrammopsis vanheurckii (Mediophyceae).Phycologia, Scopus, JAN-2018, 57, 354-359

Gametogenesis and auxospore development in the bipolar centric diatom Brockmanniella brockmannii (Family Cymatosiraceae).Protist , Scopus, JAN-2017, 168, 527-545

A comprehensive framework for functional diversity patterns of marine chromophytic phytoplankton using rbcL phylogeny.Scientific Reports, Scopus, FEB-2016, 6, 20783

Thalassiosira sundarbana sp. nov. (Bacillariophyta), an estuarine diatom from Sundarbans mangrove ecoregion based on morphology and molecular phylogeny.Phycological Research, Scopus, JAN-2015, 63, 102-109

Analysis of diversity of chromophytic phytoplankton in a mangrove ecosystem using rbcL gene sequencing. Journal of Phycology, Scopus, APR-2014, 50, 328-340

Temporal succession of phytoplankton assemblages in a tidal creek system of the Sundarbans mangroves an integrated approach.International Journal of Biodiversity, Google scholar, MAY-2013, 2013, 1-15

Title of the book Book / Chapter Name of the publisher Subject area Edition Page numbers ISBN Published year
Unraveling chromophytic phytoplankton assemblages from Indian Sundarbans mangrove wetlands based on rbcL clone library and sequencing approach. In Life for River Proceedings of the international symposium on River Biodiversity Ganges Brahmaputra Meghna River System, Ecosystems for Life, A Bangladesh India Initiative (Eds, Sinha, R.K. & Ahmed, B.) Chapters IUCN Ecosystem and Biodiversity 1st Edition 271-280 978935196807 2014
Impact of climate change in the Sundarbans aquatic ecosystems phytoplankton as proxies. In Climate Change Island and Coastal Vulnerability (Eds, Sundaresan, J., Sreekesh, S., Ramanathan, L. & Boojh, R.) Chapters Springer Climate Change and Ecology 1st Edition 126-140 978940076015 2013