3rd VICAFAST Technical Sessions

3rd Virtual International Conference on Advances in Food and Agricultural Science and Technology (3rd VICAFAST)

On 29 & 30th June 2024

Organized by

Chemical Science Review and Letters

(An International Interdisciplinary Peer Reviewed Journal)

NAAS Rating 4.87 | ISSN 2278-6783

In Association with

The Royal Science Forum

General Instructions

  •  Mode of the conference: Online, Youtube
  • The link for attending the conference will be sent to you through email tomorrow morning before the conference starts
  • All the presenters are requested to be online in their session during their presentation to answer any questions that are posted for their presentation video or poster presentation
  • Participation certificates will be sent to you in a week’s time


Invited Talk – I                                                                                                  09.30 AM – 10.00 AM

Biowaste resources for sustainable food, energy, and environment

(Part 1    |    Part 2 )

Dr. Prakash Kumar Sarangi


College of Agriculture

Central Agricultural University

Manipur, India

Technical Session I


Agricultural, Fisheries, and Veterinary Science & Technology – I                   10.00 AM – 11.00 AM

ID Presenting Author

Title of presentation

OP1 Afiya R S Impact of Plant Bioregulators on Pineapple Bud Induction
OP2 M.A.Islam The value of homestead forest resources to household food security in Kashmir Himalaya, India
OP3 Namrata Diversity and Principal Component Analysis in Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) genotypes
OP4 Rahul Singh A case of serofibrinous pneumonia and concurrent hydatidosis in a Vrindavani cattle bull
OP5 Ramar Marimuthu Growth and Color Response of Ornamental Fish in Artificial Light Based Aquaculture System
OP6 S.B.Hareesh Seasonal variation of leaf biochemical constituents of Robusta Coffee (Coffea canephora var. Sln.274) by different Nutrient Management Practices

  BIOMATERIALS – I                                                                                                                       11.00 AM – 12.00 PM

ID Presenting Author Title of your presentation
OP7 Bengani Ranjana Unlocking the Potential of Clove Plant (Syzygium aromaticum) Leaves Extract as an Antimicrobial Tool for fish pathogens
OP8 Lalita Lakhran Efficacy of chemicals and bio agents to manage the collar rot disease in Groundnut
OP9 Ramar Marimuthu Performance and Analysis of Piezo-Electric Tile Using Crustacean Shell With Respect to Weight Variation at Constant Time
OP10 A.Samsathbegum Natural Corrosion Resistance and Characterization of the Surface Adsorption of Aqueous Extract of Hybanthus enneaspermus leaves on Mild steel in 1M HCl
OP11 D.Monisha Exploration of the potent compounds from Cymodoceae serrulata against deadly vectors Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti


Environmental Science and Technology – I                                                                                 12.00 PM – 1.00 PM

ID Presenting Author Title of your presentation
OP12 Brindha Muruganantham Development of Water Quality Field Testing Kit for Assessment of Salinity
OP13 Sindhu Abinaya Rajendran Designing a Portable Kit for On-Site Hardness Testing in Water Quality Assessment
OP14 Bengani Ranjana Evaluation of sanitation and drinking water conveniences among slum households in Surat City– A cross-sectional study
OP15 K.Mahmoodah Parveen Assessment on physico-chemical and heavy metal analysis of ground water in and around the island of Rameswaram, Ramanathapuram district, Tamilnadu, India.
OP16 Shiv Prakash Mishra Effect of behaviour of NaCl Salt on Benzoic acid solubility and Dissociation at Temperature 298 K


Lunch Break – 1.00 PM to 1.30 PM

Technical Session II

Invited Talk – II                                                                                                                                    01.30 PM – 2.00 PM

Electrochemical dealloying modulates the lattice strain effects in PdCu Bimetallene for enhanced electrocatalysis

Dr. Narayanamoorthy Bhuvanendran

Assistant Professor (SG)

Department of Environmental Science and Engineering

SRM University, Andhra Pradesh

Food Science and Technology                                                                                                        2.00 PM – 3.00 PM

ID Presenting Author Title of your presentation
OP17 Kesavan Devarayan Biodegradable, Edible, and Smart Packaging for Extending the Shelf Life of Food Products
OP18 Parimita Standardization of samosa (a ready to eat savory snack) popular street food of prayagraj district (25° 28′ 22.9224” N and 81° 52′ 42.0852” E)
OP19 S.Soundariya Formulation and Evaluation of Gluten-Free Flour for Children with Attention Deficit  Hyperactivity Disorder
OP20 Praveena B Nanoformulation for extending shelf-life of seer fish fillet
OP21 Naveen Kumar Boya Edible zein nano coatings: An Alternative Way to Enhance the Quality and Shelf Life of guava and tomato.

Agricultural, Fisheries, and Veterinary Science & Technology – II                  03.00 PM – 04.00 PM

ID Presenting Author Title of your presentation
OP22 S.Shobana Characterization Of Phage Against Salmonella Poultry Pathogen
OP23 Ekta Sharma Study of Engineering Properties of Multiplier Onion Bulb
OP24 Monikandon Sukumaran Automatic Fish Harvesting Device for Embankment Type Fish Farms
OP25 L.Devarishi Sharma Unveiling the Acidity Nature and Lime Requirement in Acidic Soils of Manipur: A Comprehensive Study
OP26 Mahesh S SN Mokhamatla Herbicide resistance mechanism and weed management
OP27 J.Sivanantha Effect Of Wastewater Irrigation On Crop Production

Sponsor Session                                                                                             4.00 PM – 5.00 PM

Announcement of The Royal Science Award Winners 2024

List of Winners


 Technical Session III

Invited Talk – III                                                                                                                                10.00 AM – 10.20 AM

Agrivoltaics: Integrating Solar Energy and Agriculture for Sustainable Development in India


Department of Physics

PSGR Krishnammal College for women


Invited Talk – IV                                                                                                                              10.20 AM – 10.50 AM

Air pollution: causes and its effects on climate change

Dr.A.Asrar Ahamed

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Jamal Mohamed College


Nanoscience and Technology                                                                                                 10.50 AM – 12.00 NOON

ID Presenting Author Title of your presentation
 OP28 A. Mushira Banu Creative Advances In Carbon Allotrope-Based Corrosion Inhibitor Systems
 OP29 B. Arifa Farzana Recent Developments In Eco-Friendly Nanocomposites For High-Performance Application
 OP30 M. Varusai Mohamed Microwave synthesised carbon dots from Justicia adhatoda Leaves: Antimicrobial and Anticancer potential
 OP31 D.Anbuselvi Progressing the Next Generation Performance of supercapacitors using ZnO and NiO nanomaterials: A review
 OP32 S.B.Hareesh Internet of Things (IoT) sensors for intelligent soil health monitoring: Opportunities, Challenges, and Perspectives for the Future
 OP33 Lydia Vanlaltani Green Synthesis of Silver nanoparticles and their use for management of Citrus Greening Disease
 OP34 Annadurai Hemarani To Investigate the Electrochemical Detection of Dopamine, 2D Paper-like Graphene Oxide (GO) and 3D Cerium Oxide Nanospheres were Engineered Utilizing Stoichiometric Synthesis
 OP35 Pranab Dutta Antimicrobial properties of ZnO nanoparticles and the toxicity issues

Agricultural, Fisheries, and Veterinary Sciences – III                                                    12.00 NOON – 12.45 PM 

OP36 Madhusmita Mahanta Endophytic Trichoderma and its Efficacy in Management of Fungal Diseases of Tea in Northeast India
OP37 Miruthulaa M In Vitro Analysis of The Effect Of Extracts Of Matricaria Chamomilla On The Dual-Species Biofilm Of Selected Species Of Gut Microbes
OP38 Nandhitha S A Review On Study Of The Taxonomy And Diversity Of Benthic Foraminifera: Unraveling Molecular Techniques
OP39 Punitha S The Structure and Diversity of Benthic Foraminifera in and around Kilakarai Group of Islands, Gulf of Mannar: An Investigation of Environmental Drivers in Southern India
OP40 Narayana Ruthwek CRISPER cas9 genome editing technology in agriculture crop improvement
OP41 R. Dhivya Harnessing Modern Interventions for Sustainable and Productive Agribusiness Management

Environmental Science and Technology-II                                                                                  12.45 PM – 1.30 PM

 OP42 H.Asia Thabassoom Electroless ni-zn-p ternary deposits on mild steel with lawsone
 OP43 Aditya Raj Development of headgear with air circulation mechanism
 OP44 Monikandon Sukumaran Bioremediation Of Domestic Wastewater Using Seaweeds
 OP45 Monikandon Sukumaran Dry Plant Leaves as Biosorbents for Municipal Wastewater Treatment
 OP46 B. Jothilakshmi Consequences of fertilizer application on environmental pollution


Lunch Break – 1.30 PM to 2.00 PM

 Technical Session IV

Invited Talk – V                                                                                                                              2.00 PM – 2.30 PM

Unlocking Global Research: Opportunities Abroad

Dr.Sabariswaran Kandasamy

Assistant Professor (SG)

Department of Biotechnology

PSGR Krishnammal College for Women


BIOMATERIALS – II                                                                                                                                    2.30 PM – 3.30 PM

 OP47 H.Mohamed Kasim Sheit Electrochemical study of Ni-Ti alloy in Artificial Saliva in presence of Two tablets.
 OP48 M.Chitra Deciphering the phytonutrients in traditional land races of Tamilnadu
 OP49 R.Kavitha Inhibition study of steel corrosion by Ethanolic Extract of Cassia Fistula in acidic medium
 OP50 Monikandon Sukumaran Green Coating For Protection Of Reinforcement In Marine Environment
 OP51 Aishwarya Eknath Shirsulla Probiotic Potential of Lactic Acid Bacteria from Bovine Milk: Assessment of Bile Salt Hydrolase Activity
OP52 Priya Deshmukh Exploring livestock waste-chicken feathers as sustainable material in textile industry

Technical Session V

Poster Presentation Session                                                                                                  3.30 PM – 4.30 PM

ID Name of the Presenter Title of the Presentation
PP1 Hema Sindhuja Microwave assisted synthesis of carbon dots: A rapid and sustainable approach for nanostructure fabrication
PP2 S. Mohamed Rabeek Design, Characterization, Biological And In-Silico Studies Of Novel Mannich Base
PP3 Hosala Reddy Patil Optimizing Diabetes Management: Analysis Medication Efficacy and Prescription Practices for Reduced Readmission Rates
PP4 Tannistha Banerjee Potential of Green Nanoparticle in Extending Shelf-life of Food Products.
PP5 G. Pravin The Cuscuta Plant: Unlocking Biotechnological Innovations and Environmental Benefits
PP6 G.Banu Karthi Synthesis and Characterization of Cu(II) and Zn(II) Complexes of Mannich Base prepared with Salicylaldehyde as the Aldehyde Component and Evaluation of its Biological Applications
PP7 Indira Yadav and Harish Verma Impact study of Cluster Front Line Demonstration on the Yield and Economics of Mustard in Bundi District of Rajasthan


Announcement of Award Winners of the Conference                                                                            4.30 PM – 5.00 PM