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Dr. Sonal Mathur
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Education

2008 - 2013 Ph.D. Plant Physiology, School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India
2001 - 2003 M.S. Botany, Institute of Environment Management and Plant Sciences (IEMPS), Formerly School of Studies Botany, Vikram University, Ujjain, India
2000 - 2001 Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application, Makhan Lal Chaturvedi Patrikarita University, Bhopal, India
1997 - 2000 B.S. Biology, Dr. HSGV, Sagar, India

 

Professional Experience

2020 - Present Visiting Scientist, (ORISE Fellow), USDA-ARS Adaptive Cropping Systems Laboratory, Beltsville, MD, USA
2015 - 2020 University Grants Commission (UGC)-PDF-SAII (for Women), New Delhi, School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University Indore, India
2014 - 2015 Research Fellow, School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University Indore, India
2013 - 2014 Senior Research Fellow (Extended) (SRF-EXT), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India, (CSIR), School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University Indore, India
2010 - 2013 Senior Research Fellow (SRF), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India, (CSIR), School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University Indore, India
2007 - 2010 Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, India, (DST) (In Indo Russian Project), School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya University Indore, India
2005 - 2007 Lecturer (Biological Sciences), Maharaja Institute of Technology, Ujjain, India
2004 - 2005 Computer Teacher (Contractual), Central School, Ujjain, India
2003 - 2004 Guest Faculty (Botany, Plant Science), Government SKP College, Dewas, India

 

Publications

Refereed

  1. Mathur S, Sunoj VSJ, Elsheery NI, Reddy VR, Jajoo A, Cao KF [2021] Regulation of photosystem II heterogeneity and photochemistry in two cultivars of C4 crop sugarcane under chilling stress. Frontiers in Plant Science, 12: 627012. doi: 3389/fpls.2021.627012. IF 4.42.
  1. Mathur S, Jajoo A [2020] Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi protects maize plants from high temperature stress by regulating photosystem II heterogeneity. Industrial Crops and Products, 143: IF 4.244.
  1. Mathur S, Tomar RS, Jajoo A [2019] Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) protects photosynthetic apparatus of wheat under drought stress. Photosynthesis Research, 139: 227–238. IF 3.216.
  1. Mathur S, Raikalal P, Jajoo A [2019] Physiological responses of wheat to environmental stresses. In: Hasanuzzaman et al. (Eds.) Wheat Production in Changing Environment, Springer Nature, Singapore, doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6883-7_2.
  1. Mathur S, Sharma MP, Jajoo A [2018] Improved photosynthetic efficacy of Maize (Zea mays) plants with Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) under high temperature stress. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 180: 149–154. IF 4.383.
  1. Mathur S, Jain L, Jajoo A [2018] Photosynthetic efficiency in sun and shade plants Photosynthetica, 56 (1): 354-365. IF 2.562.
  1. Mathur S, Tripathi V, Jajoo A [2018] Damaging effects of Ultra-Violet radiations (UVR) on photosynthetic apparatus. In: Singh V.P. et.al. (Eds). Format Environment and Photosynthesis a Future Prospect. Pp 333-351.
  2. Sharma C, Mathur S, Tomar RS, Jajoo A [2018] Investigating role of Triton X-100 in ameliorating deleterious effects of anthracene in wheat plants. Photosynthetica, 56(2): 652-659. IF 2.562.
  1. Mathur S, Kalaji HM, Jajoo A [2016] Investigation of deleterious effects of chromium phytotoxicity and photosynthesis in wheat plant. Photosynthetica, 54 (2): 185-192.IF 2.562.
  2. Mathur S, Jajoo A [2015] Investigating deleterious effects of ultraviolet (UV) radiations on wheat by a quick method. Acta Physiologia Plantatrum. 37:121. IF 1.760.
  3. Mathur S, Jajoo A [2014] Alterations in photochemical efficiency of photosystem II in wheat plant on hot summer day. Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, 20(4):527-31. IF 2.005.
  1. Mathur S, Agrawal D, Jajoo A [2014] Photosynthesis: Response to High Temperature Stress. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 137 : 116–126. IF 4.383.
  1. Mathur S, Jajoo A [2013] Effect of high temperature stress on growth and crop yield of Wheat (Triticum aestivum). In: P. Ahmad, M.R. Wani (Eds.), Physiological Mechanisms and Adaptation Strategies in Plants under changing Environment, Springer publishers, New York, pp. 163-191.
  2. Mathur S, Mehta P, Jajoo A [2013] Effects of dual stress (high salt and high temperature) in wheat leaves (Triticum aestivum). Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, 19(2): 179–188. IF 2.005.
  1. Tomar RS, Mathur S, Allakhverdiev SI, Jajoo A [2012] Changes in PS II heterogeneity in response to osmotic and ionic stress in wheat leaves [Triticum aestivum]. Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes, 44: 411-419. IF 2.524.
  2. Mathur S, Allakhverdiev SI, Jajoo A [2011] Analysis of high temperature stress on the dynamics of antenna size and reducing side heterogeneity of Photosystem II in wheat leaves [Triticum aestivum]. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1807: 22–29. IF 465.
  3. Mathur S, Jajoo A, Mehta P, Bharti S [2011] Analysis of elevated temperature-induced inhibition of photosystem II by using chlorophyll a fluorescence induction kinetics in wheat leaves [Triticum aestivum]. Plant Biology, 13:1-6. IF 2.156.
  4. Mathur S, Singh P, Mehta P, Jajoo A [2011] Effects of high temperature and low pH on photosystem 2 photochemistry in spinach thylakoid membranes. Biologia Plantarum, 55[4]: 747-751. IF 1.384.
  5. Tongra T, Mehta P, Mathur S, Agrawal D, Bharti S, Los D, Allakhverdiev SI, Jajoo A [2011] Computational analysis of pH induced changes in Chlorophyll a fluorescence transients. Biosystems, 103: 158-163. IF 808.
  6. Jajoo A, Mathur S, Mehta P, Yoshoika M, Allakhverdiev SI, Yamamoto Y [2010] Study on the effects of chloride depletion on photosystem II using different chloride depletion methods. Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes, 42: 47–53. IF 2.524.
  7. Singh-Rawal P, Jajoo A, Mathur S, Mehta P, Bharti S [2010] Evidence that pH can drive state transitions in isolated thylakoid membranes from spinach. Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences, 9: 830-837. IF 2.831.
  8. Mehta P, Jajoo A, Mathur S, Bharti S [2010] Chlorophyll a fluorescence study revealing effects of high salt stress on Photosystem II. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 48: 16-20. IF 72.
  9. Mehta P, Jajoo A, Mathur S, Allakhverdiev SI, Bharti S [2009] High Salt stress in coupled and uncoupled thylakoid membranes: a comparative study. Biochemistry (Moscow), 74: 761-767. IF 1.978.
  10. Jajoo A, Sahay A, Singh P, Mathur S, Zharmukhamedov SK, Klimov VV, Allakhverdiev SI, Bharti S [2008] Elucidating the site of action of oxalate in photosynthetic electron transport chain in spinach thylakoid membranes. Photosynthesis Research, 97: 177-184. IF 3.216.