Dr. Shweta B. Kukreti
Department of Wood Science & Technology
Shweta B. Kukreti did M.Sc & PhD in Wood Science & Technology from Forest Research Institute University, Dehradun and has practical experience on bamboo processing technologies such as seasoning, preservation, finishing, and bamboo composite boards. She has worked under BTSG-ICFRE and coordinated bamboo-related activities with ICFRE institutes/centers under National Bamboo Mission. She was a consultant in Bamboo Technical Support Group (BTSG) North Zone- Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun, National Bamboo Mission.
Her Research Interests are Bamboo preservative & fire retardant treatment, Standardisation of secondary processing technologies of bamboo, Quality standards for bamboo products and Bamboo Composite boards.
Projects and publications associated with Bamboos
Papers in peer - reviewed journal
- Study on the suitability of Lantana camara and Dendrocalamus strictus for the manufacturing of particleboard. Manish Ranjan, N. Ismita and Shweta Bhatt, International Journal of Forestry & Crop Improvement” Vol. 8 No. 2 , December, 2017
Article in Magazine
- Efforts of ICFRE and its institutes in research and extension of bamboo development through Bamboo Technical Support Group (BTSG) of National Bamboo Mission, Shweta B. Kukreti, Ismita N, Vimal Kothiyal, Wood is Good, Vol. 2 (1), April-June 2021: 21-25.
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