Saikia Bhaskar


Dr. Bhaskar Saikia




Seminar (Presented/published):


  1. Bhaskar Saikia, A. K. Das. Conservation of Rice germplasm In Assam, Page No. 9 presented at Ministry of environment and forest, Govt. Of India sponsored national seminar, 2006, organized by Internal Quality assurance cell, North Lakhimpur College, Assam, held between 28th -29th .
  2. Bhaskar Saikia,H. Tag. and A. K.Das. Ethnobotany of traditional rice varieties and other plants used for the preparation of traditional alcoholic beverage among the rural tai Ahom of north lakhimpur district(Assam), Presented at National Seminar obn Biodiversity and Indigenous Knowledge System, Sponsored by UGC, New Delhi . Organized by Centre with potential for excelence for biodeversity, rajiv gandhi University, held between 25th -26 th october, 2006.
  3. Bhaskar Saikia, D. Ch.Chouidhury. and A. K. Das. BIOSYS: database on Higher plant diversity Of Arunachal pradesh, Presented at Seminar on Forest ConservationIn Arunachal Pradesh, Sponsored by ICFRE, organized by Dept. Of forestry, North Estern Regional Institue of Scienceand Technology, Arunachal Pradesh, held at 23rd February.
  4. Bhaskar Saikia, D. Ch.Chouidhury. and A. K. Das. BIOSYS: database on Higher plant diversity Of Arunachal pradesh- a conservation approach, presented at National Seeminar on Environmental Issues In North east India: Past, present and Challenges ahead. Sponsored by ONGC, organized by Gargoan College, Assam, India. Held between10th-11th May, 2008.
  5. Mousmi Saikia, Farhana Sultana And Bhaskar Saikia Phytochemical Screening, Antioxidant And Antibacterial Activity Of Dioscorea Alata L. Bulbil Presented at Recent Advances In Biotechnological Research In North East India: Challenges And Prospects, Tezpur University, 27-29 Nov 2014
  6. Mousmi Saikia, Farhana Sultana, Jayanta Barman, Bhaskar Saikia  Green Synthesis Of Silver Nanoparticle Using Dioscorea Alata L. Bulbil Extract And Its Biological Activity presented at International Conference On Disease Biology And Therapeutics-2014(Icdbt2014), Guwahati,India, 3-5 December2014

Research Paper :


1)      Yasuyuki Kosaka, Bhaskar Saikia, Hui Tag, Tasong Mingki, Tamo Riba & Kazao Ando Roadside distribution patterns of invasive alien species along an altitudinal gradient in Arunachal Pradesh, Mountain Research and Development (MRD).

2)      M. Pathak, K. Chowlu, B. Saikia and M. Lidein. Fumariaceae in North East India: new species and records in Corydalis Dc and Dactylicapnos Wall. Nelumbo 55:1-20.

3)      Magnus Lidén, Rajiv Mili & Bhaskar Saikia  New Corydalis (Fumariaceae) from Anjaw, NE India (Annales Botanici francisis, 50: 172-174, 28th May, 2013)

4)      Bhaskar Saikia, J. S. Rawat Hui Tag, and A. K, Das An investigation on the taxonomy and ecology of the genus Dioscorea in Arunachal Pradesh, India Journal of frontier Research in arts and science Vol01:44-53,2011.

5)      Bhaskar Saikia, Hui Tag and A. K. Das Dioscorea brandisii Prain &Burkill (Dioscoreaceae)- a new report to India. Pleione; 4(1). 305-307. 2010.

6)      Koushik Majumdar, Bhaskar Saikia and B K Datta. Dioscorea hispida Dennst, (Dioscoreaceae)- A new record from Tripura. Pleione 3(2): 224-226, 2009

7)      Bhaskar Saikia , A.K Das. Diversity and importance of some edible Dioscorea sps. Of Arunchal Pradesh. Pleione; 2(2). 194-197.2009.

8)      Bhaskar Saikia,H. Tag. and A. K.Das. Ethnobotany of foods and beverages among the rural farmers of tai ahom of Lakhimpur district, Asom, Indian Journal of traditional knowledge;6(1): 126-132

9)      Bhaskar Saikia,H. Tag. and A. K.Das.  A notes on some ethnomedicinal important herbs of Aruncahl pradesh, puiblished in the souvenior of the National seminer, organised by Chaiduar college, Gohpur, Assam.

10)  Bhaskar Saikia,H. Tag. and A. K.Das.Floristic diversity of the Rajiv Gandhi University Campus, Checklist-I. Pleione; 4(1). 251-253. 2009.

11)  Bhaskar Saikia, Mousmi Saikia and Arup Kumar Das, Rediscovery of Dioscorea lepcharum   Prain & Burkil [Dioscoreaceae] – from Arunachal Pradesh, India Pradesh, India after a century, Pleione 8(1): 178 - 180. 2014.

12)  Bhaskar Saikia, Mousmi Saikia and Arup Kumar Das, A Synopsis of the Genus Dioscorea of Arunachal Pradesh, Nelumbo. (Accepted)


Book :

Ø  “The Genus Dioscorea in Arunachal Pradesh” Dhemaji and Guwahati, Kiran Prakashan &

 Bidyamahon, 2014. ISBN- 978-93-28746-24-9.