Dr. Richard. M. Lyngdoh

Name Dr. Richard. M. Lyngdoh
Contact Information email: [email protected]/Phone no.:9436101336
Department Zoology
Designation Associate Professor and HOD
Qualifications M.Sc., M.Phil, PhD
Area of Interest Limnology & Fish Biology
Date of Joining 1.2.1993
Awards/Achievements Twenty Five (25) Years
Research Projects
* Documentation of Amphibian spp of Balat area, South West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya
* Identification & Detection of stx genes in E.coli sample isolated from pork & beef obtained from retail shops in Shillong, Meghalaya
* Institutional Biotech Hub, Department of Biotechnology sponsored, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India
* Assistant Coordinator Star College Scheme (2015-__), Department of Biotechnology sponsored, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.
Publications
1. Temporal & Horizontal variations in abiotic parameters of Umiam reservoir, Meghalaya. Proc.Nat.Conf. Pollution, Man and Environment, June 15-16,1999. Pg 17-23.
2. Abundance and ecology of net and phytoplankton of subtropical reservoir of Meghalaya(N.E India), Eco.Env. & Cons. 9 (4) 2003; Pg 485-491.
3. Zooplankton communities of umiam reservoir, Meghalaya(N.E India): Composition, Abundance and Ecology. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2004, 74(6): Pg. 681-685
4. Anthropogenic activities & chocolate mahseer population in umiam reservoir, Species Exhibition in Meghalaya, DVS Publishers, ISBN: 978-81-86307-45-8,Pg. 169-171, 2011
5. Amphibians of Balat Area: A case study in South West Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya, Uttar Pradesh Journal of Zoology 34(2) :119-128, 2014
6. Detection of stx gene in E.coli sample isolated from pork & beef from retail shop in Shillong, Meghalaya, International Journal of Scientific Research, Vol 5 Issue 3 (2016) IF: 3.508
7. Extraction of genomic DNA from formalin & alcohol preserved tissues of an endemic Caecilian of Meghalaya: A comparative study, Journal of Science & Environment Today Vol. 2; ISSN 2394-6490, A peer reviewed journal (2016).

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Presentations
2012
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, Chitan Bhavan,Gangtok, Sikkim, 19th-20th April
Hands-on training cum Workshop on DNA cloning, sequencing and analysis, NEHU, 10th- 25th September
North-Eastern Regional Workshop on “Environmental service learning, conservation of hotspots of biodiversity and ecotourism”, St. Anthony’s College, Shillong, 21st-23rd November
2013
National seminar on “Risk to biodiversity, North east India, 15th-16th May
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, Tripura, 24th-25th June
Science exhibition on science and technology “Impacts and relevance in modern world”, Synod College, 7th November
2014
National Conference on Biodiversity and Environment, 10th-12th February
Seminar on assessment and accreditation: Impacts on Quality of culture in HELs, Synod College, IQAC, 23rd May
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, NEHU, 18th-19th June
International seminar on Human Migrations in South Asia: Dynamics and implications, Synod College, IQAC, 9th-10th October
2015
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, Mithun, Dimapur, Nagaland, 9th-10th July
Inter-college Science Exhibition, Synod College, 24th September
Seminar on “International Year of Light”, Synod College, 6th October
Workshop on “ Introduction and Application of Bioinformatics”, Synod College, 7th December
2016
Faculty Development Programme, Synod College, 3rd June
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, Mizoram University, Aizawl, 24th-25th June
2017
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NER, Imphal, Manipur, 28th August- 1st September
Paper Presentation: Institute of Advanced Study in Science & Technology(IASST) , Guwahati, Assam, 17th-18th November
2018
Review of IBT Hubs, Coordinators Meeting, NERIST ,Nirjuli Arunachal Pradesh, 11th-12 th April