Name: Manikant Tripathi
Educational Qualification: Ph.D.
Designation: Assistant Professor
Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh
Research Interests: Environmental Microbiology, Agriculture Microbiology, Microbial Technology.
Biography: Dr. Manikant Tripathi is presently working as Assistant Professor (Guest) in the Department of Microbiology, Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Ayodhya, since 2015. He has also served as Lecturer in the Department of Microbiology in Jhunjhunwala Post Graduate College, Ayodhya (INDIA) from 2013 to 2015. He has completed B.Sc. (2000-2003) in Industrial Microbiology, Chemistry and Botany from Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (INDIA) in 2003. He joined Master program (2003-2005) in Microbiology, Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Ayodhya (INDIA). Thereafter, he joined Ph.D. (2008-2013) on the topic entitled “Simultaneous bioremediation of chromium (VI) and pentachlorophenol from tannery effluent” from Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Ayodhya (INDIA). Dr. Manikant Tripathi has participated in several international/national conferences/workshop. He received Best Poster Award (in a National Conference), Young Scientist Award, Excellence in Research Award and Excellent Teaching Award by various Biological Societies of INDIA. He received “Research Fellowship in Sciences for Meritorious Students” by University Grants Commission, New Delhi and qualified ICAR-NET in the year 2014 conducted by Agricultural Science Recruitment Board, India. He has published 32 research papers and 15 review articles in journals of national and international repute with 356 Google Scholar citations, h-index 11 and i-index 11. He has guided 01 postgraduate student for their dissertation work. His current area of research is Agricultural and Environmental Microbiology.