Ritesh graduated with MS in Biological Sciences (Biotechnology) from Florida Institute of Technology, the USA in 2012, and commenced his PhD in 2019. His research is focussed in the field of insect pest management. The main objective of his research is to develop novel nanotechnology-based strategies against insect pests of crop plants. This innovative technology will address the major limitations of insecticides toxicity and resistance.

Project title: Topical application of RNA interfrence to manage insect pests of horticultural crops


Jain, R.G.; Robinson, K.; Mitter, N. RNAi-Mediated Management of Whitefly Bemisia tabaci by Oral Delivery of Double-stranded RNAs. Proceedings 2019, 36, 11