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H D Kumar

He (Ph.D. (London) 1963) has taught algal biotechnology, microbial and molecular genetics, and other aspects of modem biology to students at several universities, including Bihar, Gorakhpur, Udaipur, Himachal Pradesh and Banaras. A fellow of all the three premiere science academies of India, Professor Kumar was Coordinator of the multi-faculty Biotechnology Programme at Banaras Hindu University from 1989 to 1991. He has widely travelled and lectured in many countries and has held visiting professorships at Nara Women's University, Japan, and Philipps University, Germany. He has published 150 research papers and twelve books in diverse areas, including Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, and General Ecology, widely acclaimed books, published by 'Vikas'.
List of Books written by H D Kumar


Modern Concepts of Microbiology, 2/e

Vikas Publishing


  • 9788125910008
  • 696 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.610.00


"This well-organised text gives a concise account of various groups of microorganisms and a detailed account of several exciting aspects of Modern Microbiology with special reference to bacteria and the extermophillic microorganisms. The structure, reproduction, classification, metabolism, genetics and ecology of viruses, bacteria, yeasts, microalgae and protozoa are covered and profusely ...


Molecular Biology, 2/e

Vikas Publishing


  • 9788125910138
  • 380 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.525.00


The book is a choice selection of exciting topics in molecular biology organized in a logical sequence starting with a historical and biochemical background, progressing through the structure and functions of nucleic acids, the role of nucleic acids in protein synthesis (including transcription and translation of genetic information) and culminating in a concise account of our current knowledge ...


Modern Concept of Biotechnology, 1/e

Vikas Publishing


  • 9788125905820
  • 434 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.525.00


"This text caters to the needs of undergraduate students of science, agriculture, technology and medicine, and readers from a very diverse background with special reference to those in developing countries where current literature in emerging facets of biotechnology and allied disciplines is quite often either not available or not accessible. The book covers virtually all aspects of biotechnology ...


Modern Concept of Ecology, 8/e

Vikas Publishing


  • 9780706986761
  • 492 pages
  • Paperback
  • Rs.475.00



The present edition has been substantially revised. Additions have been made in most of the chapters to update them. Several new topics such as the green-house effect, global warning, ozone depletion, biodiversity, global climatic change and ecological complexity, and acidification have been added to reflect the worldwide focus. Several new diagrams and ...

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