Dr G. R. Archana

(Specialization: Foliicolous Fungi)

A graduate and post graduate from University of Kerala, doctorate from Kannur University. Worked for 10 years in the field of fungal taxonomy. Made several collections of foliicolous fungi. Has more than five years of teaching experience. Working on Biodiversity of Foliar Mycobionts of Myristica Swamps of Kerala Establishment of herbal garden at S.G College, Kottarakkara, State medicinal plants board, Kerala. Award for paper presentation at Second Asian Congress of Mycology and Plant Pathology  held at Osmania University, Hyderabad, Dec.19-22, 2007. Honoured by Kerala State Ex-Services League, Palode Branch, Trivandrum on Jan.26th, 2011 for the research achievements Honoured by Tapasya Kalasahitya Vedi, Vellanad, Trivandrum on Aug.15th, 2012 for the research achievements. Published 1-book and 50-research papers.