NESAMONY MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN COLLEGE
Marthandam - 629 165, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, INDIA
(Accredited with A Grade by the NAAC)
Staff Profile
Dr. K. Paul Raj
Principal
M.Sc, M.Phil, M.Ed, M.Phil (Edn), Ph.D
Botany
Contact No: 04651-270904,9443692777
Email: paulnmcc@yahoo.co.in
Address: The Pauls Peraham Vilai Unnamalaikadai P.O K.K.Dist-629179
Publications
1 Phytochemical and antibacterial activity epidermal glands extract of Christella parasitica (L.) H. Lev Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, Vol./Page Nos.: 1 (1): 8 – 11 (2011)
2 Effect of plant extract from Salvinia molesta Mitch on seed germination. State Level Seminar on Ecological Services, Thiagarajar College, Madurai
3 Epidermal glands on the morphological adaptation to cope with terrestrial habitats by some primitive land plants National Seminar on Global Climate Change and its impact on Biodiversity, St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai
4 Morphological studies on epidermal glands of some Thelypteroid ferns. Phytomorphology, Vol./Page Nos.: 58 (3&4): 205 – 212 (2008)
5 Preliminary phytochemical screening of epidermal glands of selected south Indian ferns. Indian Journal of Botanical Research, Vol./Page Nos.: 3 (1): 137 – 146 (2007)
6 Antibacterial activity in epidermal glands of ferns: enhancing and suppressive effects of Cyclosorus interuptus (Willd.) H. with Christella parasitica (L.). Jeyaraj, P.M., Manickavasagam, R., Hemalatha, P., Prabha, K.S. and Murugan, S. Ariltham Fourth National Siddha Conference, 25th and 26th November, 2006
7 Enumeration of Pteridophytes in the sacred grove of Kanyakumari district – South India Indian Fern Journal, Vol./Page Nos.: 23: 45-51 (2006)
8 Antibacterial activity in epidermal gland extract of Sphaerostephanos subtruncatus (Borg). Holtum (Thelypteridaceae) Paul Raj, K. and Irudayaraj, V. Asian Pteridology and Garden Show
9 Larvicidal effect of epidermal gland extracts from some Thelypteroid ferns against Culex quinquefasciatus (Say) Paul Raj, K. and Irudayaraj, V. Bioprospecting of Bioresource, Proceedings of the National Seminar, 8 – 10 December 2005
  
Research Summary
1 Area of Specialization: Pteridophytes,
  
Seminars/Conferance
1 International Conference on “Forest : Our good neighbour” WCC, NCI & CSI Synod Synod centre, Chennai
2 Emerging Trends in Chemistry for Medicinal Application UGC NMCC, Marthandam
3 International Symposia on Taxonomy, plant diversity and Conservation UGC, IAAT & CSIR Dept. of Botany, Barathiar University, Coimbatore
4 Non – Conventional Sources of Energy and Envirocare UGC Scott Christian College, Nagercoil
5 Climate Change and Water Crisis Bishop Moore College, Mavellikara, Kerala
6 Sea, Land, People – Marine and Terrene Ecology Jesuit – Tsunami Services St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai
7 Quality Sustenance and Quality Enhancement in the Post – Accreditation Context NAAC St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai
8 Renewable Energy Resources Tamil Nadu Energy Development St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai
9 Biodiversity WCC, Nagercoil
10 Biodiversity and Human Welfare Scott Christian College, Nagercoil
11 Medicinal Plants ST. Hindu College, Nagercoil
12 Education through Environment Kerala Centre for Higher Education NMCC,Marthandam
13 Environmental Protection and role of the Poor The Dares Centre, Coimbatore