Pandey Anita




In Journals


1. A Pandey, ST Shende and RG Apte 1989.  Effect of Azotobacter chroococcum seed inoculation on its establishment in rhizosphere, growth and yield and yield attributing parameters of Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum).  Zentralblatt für Mikrobiologie 144, 595-604.


2. A Pandey, ST Shende and M Singh 1989.  Azotobacter chroococcum seed  inoculation for cotton (Gossypium hirsutum): Effect on seed quality.  Zentralblatt für Mikrobiologie 144, 605-610.


3. A Pandey and S Kumar 1989.  Potential of Azotobacters and Azospirilla as Biofertilizers for Upland Agriculture: A Review.  Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 48, 134-144.


4. A Pandey and S Kumar 1990. Inhibitory effects of Azotobacter  chroococcum and Azospirillum brasilense on a range of rhizosphere fungi.  Indian Journal of Experimental Biology 28, 52-54.


5. A Pandey and ST Shende 1991.  Effect of Azotobactor chroocoocum inoculation on yield and post harvest seed quality of wheat.  Zentralblatt für Mikrobiologie 146, 489-494.


6. A Pandey and ST Shende 1994. Comparative studies on microbial activity in Azotobactor chroococcum inoculated wheat (Triticum aestivum) rhizosphere by plate count and manometric methods. Microbiological Research 149, 379-384.


7. A Pandey and LMS Palni 1996. The rhizosphere effect of tea on soil microbes in a Himalayan monsoonal location. Biology and Fertility of Soils 21, 131-137.


8. A Pandey LMS Palni and N Coulomb 1997. Antifungal activity of bacteria isolated from the rhizosphere of established tea bushes. Microbiological Research 152 (1), 105-112.


9. A Pandey and LMS Palni 1997. Bacillus species: The dominant bacteria of the rhizosphere of established tea bushes. Microbiological Research 152, 359-365.


10. A Pandey, E Sharma and LMS Palni 1998.  Influence of bacterial inoculation on maize in upland farming systems of the Sikkim Himalaya. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 30, 379-384.


11. A Pandey and LMS Palni 1998. Isolation of Pseudomonas corrugata from Sikkim Himalaya.  World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 14, 411-413.


12. A Pandey and LMS Palni 1998. Microbes in Himalayan Soils: Biodiversity and Potential Applications. Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 57, 668-673.


13. A Pandey, A Durgapal, M Joshi and LMS Palni 1999.  Influence of Pseudomonas corrugata inoculation on root colonization and growth promotion of two important hill crops. Microbiological Research 154, 259-266.


14. A Pandey, LMS Palni and N Bag 2000. Biological hardening of tissue culture raised tea plants through rhizosphere bacteria.  Biotechnology Letters 22, 1087-1091.


15. A Pandey, LMS Palni and KP Hebbar 2001. Suppression of damping-off in maize seedlings by Pseudomonas corrugata. Microbiological Research 156, 191-194.


16. A Pandey, LMS Palni and D Bisht 2001. Dominant fungi in the rhizosphere of established tea bushes and their interactions with the dominant bacteria under in situ conditions. Microbiological Research 156, 377-382 (doi: 0944-5013/01/156/04-377).


17. A Pandey, LMS Palni, P Mulkalwar and M Nadeem 2002. Effect of temperature on solubilization of tricalcium phosphate by Pseudomonas corrugata. Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 61, 457-460.


18. A Pandey, M Nadeem and LMS Palni. 2002. Improvement in seed germination of Himalayan yew through simple soil treatments. Indian Journal of Forestry 25 (2), 109-113.


19. A Durgapal, A Pandey and LMS Palni. 2002. The use of rhizosphere soil for improved establishment of conifers at nursery stage for application in plantation programmes. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 15 (3), 57-73.


20. A Pandey and LMS Palni 2002-03. Tea rhizosphere: Characteristic features, microbial diversity and applications. International Journal of Tea Science 1 (4), 10-24.


21. D Bisht, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2003. Influence of microbial inoculations on Cedrus deodara in relation to survival, growth promotion and nutrient uptake of seedlings and general soil microflora. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 17 (3), 37-54 (doi: 10.1300/J091v17n03_03).


22. B Kumar, P Trivedi, AK. Mishra, A Pandey and LMS Palni. 2004. Microbial Diversity of soil from two Hot Springs in Garhwal Himalaya. Microbiological Research 159 (2), 141-146 (doi:10.1016/j.micres.2004.01.004).


23. P Trivedi, A Pandey, LMS Palni, N Bag and MB Tamang. 2004. Bacillus subtilis and Pseudomonas corrugata:  Promising Bacterial Inoculants for Tea Gardens. International Journal of Tea Science 3 (1&2), 58-59.


24. A Pandey and LMS Palni. 2004. Tea Rhizosphere: Microbial Diversity and Characteristic features and comments on microbial communication in rhizosphere. International Journal of Tea Science 3(3&4), 285-290. 


25. P Trivedi, A Pandey, LMS Palni, N Bag and MB Tamang 2005. Colonization of rhizosphere of tea by Growth promoting bacteria. International Journal of Tea Science 4 (1&2), 19-25.


26. B Chaurasia, A Pandey, LMS Palni, P Trivedi, B Kumar and N Colvin 2005. Diffusible and volatile compounds produced by an antagonistic Bacillus subtilis strain cause structural deformities in pathogenic fungi in vitro studies Microbiological Research 160 (1), 75-81 (doi: 10.1016/j.micres.2004.09.013).


27. P Trivedi, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2005. Carrier based formulations of plant growth promoting bacteria suitable for use in the cooler regions. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 26 (6&7), 941-945 (doi: 10.1007/s11274-004-6820-y).


28. B Chaurasia, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2005. Distribution, Colonization and Diversity of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungi in Rhododendrons of central Himalayan region of India. Forest Ecology and Management 207 (3), 315-324 (doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2004.10.014).


29. B Kumar, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2005. Extracellular amylase activity of Saccharomycopsis fibuligera, a mycelial yeast isolated from a hot spring site in Garhwal Himalayas. Indian Journal of Microbiology 45 (3), 211-215.


30. A Pandey, P Trivedi, B Kumar and LMS Palni 2006. Characterization of a phosphate solubilizing and antagonistic strain of Pseudomonas putida (B0) isolated from a sub-alpine location in the Indian Central Himalaya. Current Microbiology 53 (2), 102-107     (doi: 10.1007/s00284-006-4590-5).


31. P Trivedi, B Kumar and A Pandey 2006. Conservation of soil microbial diversity associated with two hot springs in Uttaranchal Himalaya. National Academy Science Letters 29 (5&6), 185-188.


32. A Pandey, P Trivedi, B Kumar, B Chaurasia and LMS Palni. 2006. Soil Microbial diversity from the Himalaya: Need for documentation and conservation. NBA Scientific Bulletin (No. 5), National Biodiversity Authority, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India p. 64.


33. CP Das and A Pandey 2007. Fermentation of traditional beverages prepared by Bhotiya community of Uttaranchal Himalaya. Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge 6 (1), 136-140.


34. A Pandey and LMS Palni 2007. The rhizosphere effect in trees of the Indian central Himalaya with special reference to altitude. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research 5 (1), 93-102.


35. B Kumar, P Trivedi and A Pandey 2007. Pseudomonas corrugata: A suitable bacterial inoculant for maize grown under rainfed conditions of Himalayan region. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 39, 3093-3100 (doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2007.07.003).


36. P Trivedi and A Pandey 2007. Biological hardening of micropropagated Picrorhiza kurrooa Royel ex Benth., an endangered species of medical importance. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 23, 877-878 (doi: 10.1007/s11274-006-9293-3).


37. P Trivedi and A Pandey 2007. Applications of immobilized cells of Pseudomonas putida strain MTCC (6842) in alginate to solubilize phosphate in culture medium and soil. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science 170, 629-631 (doi: 10.1002/jpln.200625193).


38. P Trivedi and A Pandey 2007. Low temperature phosphate solubilization and plant growth promotion by psychrotrophic bacteria, isolated from Indian Himalayan Region. Research Journal of Microbiology 2 (5), 454-461 (ISSN 1816-4935).


39. P Trivedi, Pandey A and Sa TM. 2007. Chromate reducing and plant growth promoting activities of psychrotrophic Rhodococcus erythropolis MTCC 7905. Journal Basic Microbiology 47, 513-517.


40. S Singh, A Pandey, B Chaurasia and LMS Palni 2008. Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with the rhizosphere of tea growing in 'natural' and 'cultivated' ecosites. Biology and Fertility of Soils 44, 491-500 (doi: 10.1007/s00374-007-0231-9).


41. A Pandey, N Das, B Kumar, Rinu K, P Trivedi 2008. Phosphate solubilization by Penicillium spp. isolated from soil samples of Indian Himalayan region. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 24, 97-102 (doi: 10.1007/s11274-007-9444-1).


42. P Trivedi, A Pandey and LMS Palni. 2008. In vitro evaluation of antagonistic properties of Pseudomonas corrugata. Microbiological Research 163, 329-336 (doi:10.1016/j.micres.2006.06.007).


43. P Trivedi and A Pandey 2008. Recovery of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria from sodium alginate beads after three years following storage at 4 ºC. Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 35, 205-209 (doi: 10.1007/s10295-007-0284-7).


44. S Tamta, LMS Palni and A Pandey 2008. Use of rhizosphere soil for raising Cedrus deodara and Quercus semecarpifolia seedlings. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 20 (2), 82-90.


45. P Trivedi and A Pandey 2008. Plant Growth Promotion Abilities and Formulation of Bacillus megaterium strain B 388 (MTCC6521) Isolated from a Temperate Himalayan Location. Indian Journal of Microbiology 48 (3) 342-347.


46. S Singh, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2008. Screening of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal consortia developed from the rhizospheres of natural and cultivated tea plants for growth promotion in tea [Camellia sinensis (L.) O. Kuntze]. Pedobiologia 52, 119-125 (doi:10.1016/j.pedobi.2008.06.001).


47. A Ghildiyal and A Pandey 2008. Isolation of cold tolerant antifungal strains of Trichoderma spp. from glacial sites of Indian Himalayan Region. Research Journal of Microbiology 3 (8), 559-564 (ISSN 1816-4935).


48. KK Singh, S Kumar and A Pandey 2008. Soil treatments for improving seed germination of rare and endangered Sikkim Himalayan rhododendrons. World Journal of Agricultural Sciences 4 (3), 288-296 (ISSN 1817-3047).


49. A Sharma, A Pandey, YS Shouche, B Kumar, G Kulkarni 2009. Characterization and identification of Geobacillus spp. isolated from Soldhar hot spring site of Garhwal Himalaya, India. Journal of Basic Microbiology 48, 187-194 (doi:10.1002/jobm.200800194).


50. Rinu K, A Pandey 2009. Bacillus subtilis NRRL B-30408 inoculation enhances the symbiotic efficiency of Lens esculenta Moench at a Himalayan location. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science 172, 134-139 (doi: 10.1002/jpln.200800153).


51. A Kumar, S Singh and A Pandey 2009. General microflora, arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization and occurrence of endophytes in rhizosphere of two age groups of Ginkgo biloba L. of Indian central Himalaya. Indian Journal of Microbiology 49, 134-141 (doi: 10.1007/s12088-009-0017-x.).


52. A Pandey, S Singh, A Kumar, MK Malviya and Rinu K. 2009. Isolation of an endophytic plant growth promoting bacterium Pseudomonas sp. strain gb3 (MTCC 9476) from Ginkgo biloba L., growing in temperate Himalaya. National Academy Science Letters 32 (No. 3 & 4), 83-88.


53. MK Malviya, A Pandey, P Trivedi, G Gupta, B Kumar. 2009. Chitinolytic activity of cold tolerant antagonistic species of Streptomyces isolated from glacial sites of Indian Himalaya. Current Microbiology 59, 502-508 (doi: 10.1007/s00284-009-9466-z).


54. Rinu K., A Pandey. 2010. Temperature dependent phosphate solubilization by cold and pH tolerant species of Aspergillus isolated from Himalayan soil. Mycoscience 51 (4), 263-271 (doi: 10.1007/s10267-010-0036-9).


55. S Singh, A Pandey, B Kumar, LMS Palni 2010. Enhancement in growth and quality parameters of tea [Camellia sinensis (L.) O. Kuntze] through inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in an acid soil. Biology and Fertility of Soils 46, 427-433 (doi: 10.1007/s00374-010-0448-x).


56. Rinu K., A Pandey 2011. Slow and steady phosphate solubilization by a psychrotolerant strain of Paecilomyces hepiali (MTCC 9621). World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 27 (5), 1055-62 (doi: 10.1007/s11274-010-0550-0).


57. A Pandey, S Chaudhry, A Sharma, VS Choudhary, MK Malviya, S Chamoli, Rinu K., P Trivedi, LMS Palni 2011. Recovery of Bacillus and Pseudomonas spp from the ‘Fired Plots’ under Shifting Cultivation in Northeast India. Current Microbiology 62 (1), 273-280 (doi: 10.1007/s00284-010-9702-6).


58. KN Bhardwaj, SC Tiwari, A Pandey 2011. Conservation of thermophilic cyanobacterial diversity and physicochemical characteristics of thermal springs of Tapoban geothermal field, Himalayan province (India). National Academy Science Letters 34 (3&4), 77-82.


59.  A Pandey, LMS Palni, P Trivedi, S Singh, B Chaurasia,  A Kumar, RK Agnihotri, B Kumar, MB Tamang and N Bag 2011-12. Microbial inoculants to support organic tea production in the mountains with special reference to Uttarakhand. International Journal of Tea Science 8 (1), 81-89.


60. S Singh, A Kumar, A Pandey, LMS Palni 2012. Dendrocalamus strictus [(Roxb.) Nees]: A suitable host for the maintenance and propagation of AM Fungi under temperate conditions. ISRN Soil Science Article ID 607213, 6 pages (doi:10.5402/2012/607213).


61.  P Sati, A Pandey, LMS Palni 2012. Antimicrobial Potential of Leaf Extracts of Ginkgo biloba L., growing in Uttarakhand, India. National Academy Science Letters 35, 201-206 (doi: 10.1007/s40009-012-0036-8).


62. MK Malviya, A Sharma, A Pandey, Rinu K, P Sati, LMS Palni. 2012. Bacillus subtilis NRRL B-30408: A potential inoculant for crops grown under rainfed conditions in the mountains. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 12 (4), 811-824 (doi: 10.4067/S0718-95162012005000034) (ISSN 0718-9516).


63. MK Malviya, A Pandey, A Sharma, SC Tiwari. 2013. Characterization and identification of actinomycetes isolated from the 'fired plots' under shifting cultivation in northeast Himalaya, India. Annals of Microbiology 63, 561-569 (doi: 10.1007/s13213-012-0504-x).


64. A Pandey, S Singh, LMS Palni. 2013. Microbial inoculants to support tea industry in India. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 12, 13-19.


65. Rinu K., MK Malviya, P Sati, SC Tiwari, A Pandey. 2013.  Response of cold tolerant Aspergillus spp to solubilization of Fe and Al phosphate in presence of different nutritional sources. ISRN Soil Science Article ID 598541, 10 pages (doi:10.1155/2013/598541).


66. K Dhakar, A Pandey. 2013. Laccase production from a temperature and pH tolerant fungal strain of Trametes hirsuta (MTCC 11397). Enzyme Research Article ID 869062, 9 pages (doi:10.1155/2013/869062).


67. P Sati, V Agnihotri, A Pandey. 2013. Optimization of temperature and time length during post chromatographic derivatization of TLC separation of ginkgolides and bilobalide standards. Journal of Planar Chromatography 26 (5), 452-454 (doi: 10.1556/JPC.26.2013.5.11).


68. P Sati, K Dhakar, A Pandey 2013. Microbial diversity in soil under potato cultivation from cold desert Himalaya, India. ISRN Biodiversity Article ID767453, 9 pages (doi:10.1155/2013/767453).


69. P Sati, A Pandey, S Rawat, A Rani 2013. Phytochemicals and antioxidants in leaf extracts of Ginkgo biloba with reference to location, seasonal variation and solvent system. Journal of Pharmacy Research 7, 804-809 (


 70. Rinu K., P Sati, A Pandey. 2014. Trichoderma gamsii (NFCCI 2177): A newly isolated endophytic, psychrotolerant, plant growth promoting, and antagonistic fungal strain. Journal of Basic Microbiology 54(5), 408-17 (doi: 10.1002/jobm.201200579).


71. A Pandey, K Dhakar, P Sati, A Sharma, B Kumar, LMS Palni 2014. Geobacillus stearothermophilus (GBPI_16): A resilient hyperthermophile isolated from an autoclaved sediment sample. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India (Section B): Biological Sciences  84, 349-356 (doi: 10.1007/s40011-013-0210-x).


72. K Dhakar, A Sharma, A Pandey 2014. Cold, pH and salt tolerant Penicillium spp. inhabit the high altitude soils in Himalaya, India. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 30 (4) 1315-1324 (doi: 10.1007/s11274-013-1545-4).


73. K Dhakar, R Jain, S Tamta, A Pandey 2014. Prolonged laccase production by a cold and pH tolerant strain of Penicillium pinophilum (MCC 1049) isolated from a low temperature environment. Enzyme Research Article ID 120708, 6 pages (doi:10.1155/2014/120708).


74. A Pandey, P Sati, MK Malviya, S Singh, A Kumar 2014. Use of endophytic bacterium (Pseudomonas sp., MTCC9476) in propagation and conservation of Ginkgo biloba L.: A living fossil. Current Science 106 (8) 1066-67.


75. A Pandey, K Dhakar, A Sharma, P Priti, P Sati, B Kumar 2014. Thermophilic bacteria, that tolerate wide temperature and pH range, colonize the Soldhar (95 °C) and Ringigad (80 °C) hot springs of Uttarakhand, India. Annals of Microbiology (doi: 10.1007/s13213-014-0921-0).


76. A Sharma, K Jani, YS Shouche, A Pandey 2014. Microbial diversity of Soldhar hot spring, India assessed by analyzing 16S rRNA and protein coding genes. Annals of Microbiology (doi: 10.1007/s13213-014-0970-4).


77. V Agnihotri, P Sati, A Jantwal, A Pandey 2014. Antimicrobial and antioxidant phytochemicals in leaf extracts of Bergenia ligulata: A Himalayan herb of medicinal value. Natural Product Research (doi: 10.1080/14786419.2014.980244).


78. 73. K Dhakar, Rinu K., A Joshi, A Pandey 2014. Simultaneous production of ligninolytic enzymes by a temperature and pH tolerant strain of Aspergillus niger under different cultural conditions. Indian Journal of Biotechnology (In press).



Publications in edited books / proceedings:


1. LMS Palni, A Sood, M Sharma, DV Rao, G Chand, A Pandey and NK Jain (1993).  Tissue culture of tea: Possibilities and Limitations.  In: Tea Culture, Processing and Marketing (Eds. MJ Mulky and VS Sharma), Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi pp 21-23.


2. LMS Palni and A Pandey (1994).  Plant Biotechnology: Opportunities and Challenges.  In: Current Advances in Science and Animal Production in India (Eds. R Somvanshi and RR Lokeshwar), International Book Distributing Co. Lucknow, pp 174-188.


3. SK Nandi, A Pandey and LMS Palni (1994). Cancer cure from the Himalayan yew.  CHEA Bulletin 7, 41-47.


4. A Pandey, YK Rai, E Sharma and LMS Palni (1995). Microbes improve maize yield.  Hima-Paryavaran 7 (1), 11-13.


5. M Joshi, S Sharma, HC Rikhari, S Bhuchar, A Pandey, DS Rawat and LMS Palni (1996). Haigad Watershed: Mountain Site for ABB Sub-Programme: A Report. Hima-Paryavaran 8 (2), 9-10.


6. A Pandey and LMS Palni (1997). Himalayan Trees: Fungal Diseases and Control Strategies. In: Recent Research in Ecology, Environment and Pollution (Eds. SC Sati, J Saxena, RC Dubey), Vol. X, Today and Tomorrow’s printers and Publishers. New Delhi, pp 283-293.


7. A Pandey, A Durgapal, E Sharma and LMS Palni (1998).  Isolation and use of growth promoting rhizobacteria for improved plant performance in the hills. Proceedings of National Symposium of Frontiers in Applied Environmental Microbiology 113-116.


8. A Pandey and LMS Palni (1997). Pseudomonas corrugata: A well adapted bacteria of higher altitude. Hima-Paryavaran 9 (1), 19-20.


9. A Pandey, A Durgapal, D Bisht and LMS Palni (1998). Microbial inoculants for improved plant performance in Himalayan region. In: Research for Mountain Development: Some Initiatives and Accomplishments. Gyanodaya Prakashan, Nainital, pp. 253-272.


10. LMS Palni, N Bag, M Nadeem, S Tamta, P Vyas, MS Bisht, VK Purohit, A Kumar, SK Nandi, A Pandey and AN Purohit (!998). Micropropagation: Conservation through Tissue culture of selected Himalayan species. In: Research for Mountain Development: Some Initiatives and Accomplishments. Gyanodaya Prakashan, Nainital, pp. 431-452.  


11. A Pandey and LMS Palni (1999). Rhizosphere Microbiology of Tea. In: Global Advances in Tea Science (Ed. NK Jain), Aravali Books International (P) Ltd., New Delhi, pp. 449-462.


12. A Pandey, LMS Palni, D Bisht and A Durgapal (2000). Occurrence of biocontrol systems in plants of higher altitude. Proceedings of International Conference on Microbial Biotechnology, Trade and Public Policy, Organized by the Department of Microbiology, Osmania University, Hyderabad-500 007 (web site 


13. N Bag, A Kumar, SK Nandi, A Pandey and LMS Palni (2001). Efficient rooting and biological hardening of tissue culture raised tea (Camellia sinensis (L.) O. Kuntze) plants. In: Proceedings of 2001 International Conference on O-CHA (tea) Culture & Science, Session II. Production, Shizuoka, Japan, pp. 132-135.


14. A Pandey, N Bag, B Chandra and LMS Palni (2002). Biological Hardening: A promising technology for tissue culture industry. In: Role of plant tissue culture in biodiversity conservation and development (Eds. SK Nandi, LMS Palni, A Kumar), Gyanodaya Prakashan, Nainital, pp. 565-577.


15. B Chaurasia, A Pandey and LMS Palni (2005) Occurrence of Arbuscular Mycorrhizae in the rhizosphere of Himalayan Yew (Taxus baccata L. subsp. wallichiana (Zucc.) Pilger)-A Case Study. In: Basic Research and applications of Mycorrhizae (Eds. GK Podila and AK Varma, 26-35), IK International Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.


16. A Pandey, P Trivedi, B Kumar, B Chaurasia, S Singh, LMS Palni. (2004). Development of microbial inoculants for enhancing plant performance in mountains. In: Biotechnological Approaches for Sustainable development (Eds. MS Reddy and S Khanna), Allied Publishers Pvt. Limited, New Delhi, pp. 13-20.


17. A Pandey, P Trivedi, S Singh, B Kumar, LMS Palni (2005). Rhizosphere and Ecological competence: Key factors in the selection of bioinoculants for mountains. In: Proceedings of National workshop on Conservation and sustainable management of belowground biodiversity. Organized at Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, Kerala. 


18. P Trivedi, B Kumar, A Pandey and LMS Palni 2007.  Growth promotion of rice by phosphate solubilizing bioinoculants in a Himalayan location. Plant and Soil, Developments in Plant and Soil Sciences, Volume 102, First International Meeting on Microbial Phosphate Solubilization (Eds. E Velazqez, and C Rodriguez- Barrueco), Springer, pp 291-299 (invited paper).


19. A Pandey, P Trivedi, S Singh, B Kumar (2007). Microbial inoculants for improving plant performance in mountains. Institute (GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Almora 263 643) publication.


20. A Pandey, LMS Palni 2008. Tea Rhizosphere: Characteristic features of microbial diversity. In: Economic Crisis in Tea Industry (Eds. NK Jain, F Rahaman and P Baker), Studium Press LLC, USA, pp. 187-194.


21. P Trivedi, B Kumar, A Pandey 2008. Nature and applications of Bacillus species for improving plant growth. In: Potential Microorganisms for sustainable agriculture: A Techno-commercial perspective (Eds. DK Maheshwari and RC Dubey), IK International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. pp. 49-66.


22. A Pandey, LMS Palni, B Kumar, A Sharma, P Trivedi, MK Malviya, Rinu K., N Aishvarya, P Sati 2010. Extremophiles from Himalaya: Diversity, Bioprospecting and Conservation. In: Proceedings National Conference on Bioprospecting: Access for sustainable Development (Eds) R Mathur, S Sharma, NK Singh, Department of Applied Mechanics (Biotechnology), Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, pp. 1-8.


23. Rinu K., A Pandey, LMS Palni (2011) Utilization of psychrotolerant phosphate solubilizing fungi under low temperature conditions of the mountain ecosystem. In: Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Biotechnology (Eds. T Satyanarayana, BN Johri and A Prakash), Springer Science + Buisiness Media, pp. 77-90, (DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-2214-9_5).


24. P Trivedi, A Pandey, LMS Palni (2012) Bacterial inoculants for field applications under Mountain Ecosystem: Present initiatives and future prospects. In: Bacteria in Agrobiology: Plant Probiotics (Ed. DK Maheshwari), Springer, pp 15-44.


25. P Sati, MK Malviya, A Pandey (2012) Ginkgo biloba: Himalaya kshetra ke ek durlabh prajateeya vriksha ka sanrakshan evam samvardhan. Himaprabha, ISSN 2319-2798 (5) 44-46.


26. A Pandey (2013) Microbial Diversity: Biotechnological Applications for harnessing commercial potential. In: The Himalayan Biodiversity: Richness, Representativeness, Uniqueness and Life support values. Almora, Uttarakhand, India (GBPIHED).


27. A Pandey, V Agnihotri (2015) Antimicrobials from Medicinal Plants: Research initiatives, Challenges and the Future prospects. In: Biotechnology of Bioactive Compounds: Sources and Applications in Food and Pharmaceuticals (Eds. VK Gupta, M G Tuohy, A O’Donovan, M Lohani), Wiley-Blackwell.


Dr Anita Pandey,
Scientist ‘F’ & Theme Head
Biotechnological Applications
GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development
Almora 263 643, Uttarakhand