Dr Sethu Ramasamy

Position

Casual Academic

School /
Work Unit

School of Science

Contact Details

No Phone

Location

Bundoora West campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

Dr. Sethu Ramasamy

Qualifications

  • PhD. RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia (2008)
  • M.S Ag. Sc. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) India (2003)
  • B.S. Ag. Sc. Annamalai University, India (2000)

Research interest

  • Weed Biology and Genetics
  • Herbicide resistance and Mechanism of action
  • Molecular markers in Herbicide resistance
  • Biodiversity and ecological conservation in grasslands
  • Morphological and Molecular characterization of fungi
  • Mycoherbicides and Biological control of weeds

Professional interests/links to industry

  • Member of Weed Science Society of Victoria
  • International Weed Science Society
  • Member of Australian Rangeland Society
  • Member of Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding

Referred publications

  • Ramasamy, S., McLaren D.A., Pritchard, G., Officer, D., Bonilla, J., Preston, C. and Lawrie, A.C. (2008). 2, 2 DPA resistance in Giant Parramatta Grass (Sporobolus fertilis). Papers andProceedings of the 16th Australian Weeds Conference, eds R. D. van Klinken, V. A. Osten, F. D. Panetta and J. C. Scanlan. Pp.71-73. (Queensland Weeds Society, Brisbane). ISBN 9780646488196
  • Ramasamy, S., McLaren D.A., Lawrie, A.C., Bonilla, J., Preston, C. and Lawrie, A.C. (2008). Field survey of flupropanate resistant Nassella trichotoma in Victoria. Proceedings of the 16th Australian Weeds Conference, eds R. D. van Klinken, V. A. Osten, F. D. Panetta and J. C. Scanlan. Pp.98-100. (Queensland Weeds Society, Brisbane). ISBN 9780646488196
  • McLaren D.A., Merton, E., Pritchard, G., Ramasamy, S., Grech, C., Lawrie, A.C. and Bonilla, J. (2008). Evaluating the extent of serrated tussock (Nassella trichotoma) resistance to the herbicide, flupropanate in Australia. Proceedings of the 16th Australian Weeds Conference, eds R. D. van Klinken, V. A. Osten, F. D. Panetta and J. C. Scanlan. Pp.94-96. (Queensland Weeds Society, Brisbane). ISBN 9780646488196
  • Ramasamy, S., Lawrie, A. C., Morfe, T. A., and Pritchard, G. (2006). A national assessment of serrated tussock resistance to the herbicide flupropanate in Australia. Proceedings of the 15th Australian Weeds Conference, eds C. Preston, J. H. Watts and N. D. Crossman.Pp. 534-537 (Weed Management Society of South Australia, Adelaide).ISBN 0 646 46344 6
  • Ramasamy, S., Officer, D., Lawrie, A. C., and McLaren D.A. (2007). Nigrospora oryzae, a potential bio-control agent for Giant Parramatta Grass (Sporobolus fertilis) in Australia. In Proceedings of the XII International symposium on Biolological Control of Weeds (eds. Julien, M.H., Sforza, R., Bon, M.C., Evans, H.C., Hatcher, P.E., Hinz, H.L. and Rector, B.G.),pp. 255. CAB International Wallingford, UK. ISBN-13: 978-1-84593-502-3
  • Sethu Raja Durai, R., Sevuga Perumal, S., and Saravanan, S. (2007). AnInvestigation on Genetic effects for yield in intra-specific cross in Sesamum indicum. Journal of Ecobiology. 20(1): 43-48. ISSN: 0970-9031
  • Sethu Raja Durai, R., Sevuga Perumal, S., and Saravanan, S. (2007).Investigation on hybrid vigour for yield components in sesame(Sesamum indicum L.) Journal ofEcobiology. 21(4): 387-394. ISSN: 0970-9031

Accepted/In Press Manusczipts

  • Ramasamy, S., McLaren D.A., Preston, C. and Lawrie, A.C. (2010). Inheritance and Genetics of Flupropanate resistance in Serrated tussock. Papers andProceedings of the 17th Australian Weeds Conference, (New Zealand Plant Protection Society) (Accepted May 2010).
  • McLaren D.A., Grech, C., Bonilla, J., Butler, K. and Ramasamy, S. (2010). Serrated tussock resisatnce to flupropanate in Australia – is the genie out of the bottle? Papers andProceedings of the 17th Australian Weeds Conference, (New Zealand Plant Protection Society) (Accepted May 2010).