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Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University

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College of Fisheries

Faculty Detail

Dr. Abhed Pandey

Designation: Assistant Professor (Fisheries)
Contact Address:Department of Aquaculture, College of Fisheries, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, Punjab 141004
Telephone : 0161-2414061
Mobile: 8968459190,,

Academic Credentials

  • Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc.)
  • Master of Fisheries Science (M.F.Sc. Inland Aquaculture)
  • Ph.D. (Fish Nutrition)
  • ASRB-NET (Fishery Science)
  • Diploma in Computer Applications

Teaching and Other Appointments

  • Fish Nutrition and Feed Technology, Integrated Fish Farming, Freshwater Aquaculture, Advances in Aquaculture Production Systems, Sustainable Aquaculture, Freshwater Pearl Culture, Aquaculture Engineering, Aquatic Animal Health Management

Other Appointments

  •       Member - Research Committee, COF 
  •       In charge Fish cum Duck Farming Unit & Duck Hatchery
  •       In charge Feed Mill
  •       In charge UG Class Room - II
  •       In charge Aquaculture Nutrition Lab.

Area of Research Interests

  • Dietary supplementation of probiotic bacteria (Lactobacillus plantarum) on survival, growth and health status of Indian major carps. Efficacy of locally formulated fish specific mineral mixture supplemented diets on survival, growth and health status of Indian major carp. Efficacy of turmeric and quercetin in Labeo rohita challenged with aflatoxin B1 potential alternatives for fungal control. Fish cum duck farming system for small/marginal farmers. Buttons from dead mussel shells as an alternate to plastic.

Ongoing Projects

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Title of the Project 

Funding Agency

Year of Start


RKVY-12-6.2 2019-20 (Demonstration and replication of fish-cum-duck integrated farming model validated for socio-economic development of farming community) 



Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Senior Scientist Award by Society of Life Sciences during National Seminar on “Contemporary Issues in Fisheries and Aquaculture” at GBPUA&T, Pantnagar 19-20 May, 2022
  • Research Excellence Award by Institute of Scholars, Bengaluru in the year 2021
  • Best Teacher Award by Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, Year 2019
  • Excellence in Teaching Award by Samagra Vikas Welfare Society in Association with Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (Central University), Lucknow, in the Year 2018
  • Monbukagakusho Scholarship from Japanese Government for Ph.D. programme from   Tokyo University of Marine Science & Technology, Tokyo, Japan, Year 2004
  • Honorary Fellowship (F.S.L.Sc.) in Life Sciences  by Society of the Life Sciences, Satna (M.P.) in the Year 2016
  • Awarded JRF of ICAR for M.F.Sc. programme at CIFE, Mumbai in the Year 1997
  • CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION from PI-IDP & Dean, COVS, GADVASU, Ludhiana in the Year 2020

No. of Publications

Research: 26Extension: 30Books: 04Manuals: 08


  • Arshad, U.A., Pandey, A.*, Shanthanagouda, A.H. & Mandal, A.(2022). Efficacy of Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Supplemented Diet on Growth, Proximate Composition and Haematological Parameters of Common carp, Cyprinus carpio Fingerlings. Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology (Accepted) (NAAS 6.23)
  • Amit, Pandey, A.*, Khairnar, S. O., & Tyagi, A. (2021). Effect of Dietary Supplementation of Probiotic Bacteria (Lactobacillus plantarum) on Growth and Proximate Composition of Cyprinus carpio Fingerlings. National Academy Science Letters, 44(6), 495-502. DOI: 10.1007/s40009-021-01060-z (NAAS 6.79) *Corresponding author
  • Reddy, V. K., Mandal, A., & Pandey, A. (2018). Utilization of freshwater mussel (Lamellidens marginalis) for the isolation of proteins through pH shift processing: characterization of isolates. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25, 31497–31507. (NAAS 10.22)
  • Pandey, A., Singh, A., Shanthanagouda, A.H., & Kaur, H. (2018). Enzymatic and Antioxidant Response of Lamellidens marginalis Exposed to Mercuric Chloride. Indian Journal of Animal Research, 52(5), 658-663. (NAAS 6.44)
  • Pandey, A., Kaur, V. I., Srivastava, A., Datta, S. N., & Singh, A. (2016). Effect of formulated feeds with different nutrient levels on growth and reproductive performance of molly, Poecilia sphenops (Valenciennes). Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology, 16(1), 61-70. (NAAS 6.23)
  • Pandey, A., Dhawan, A., Srivastava, A., & Singh, A. (2016). Integrated Fish cum Duck Farming: Productivity Enhancement through Technological Interventions. Indian Journal of Ecology, 43(2), 894-896. (NAAS 5.79)
  • Pandey A., & Singh, A. (2015). Effect of different pearl nuclei implantation and rearing methods on survival, growth and pearl formation in Lamellidens marginalis in Punjab. Ecology Environment & Conservation, 21 (Suppl.), AS331-AS335. (NAAS 5.41)
  • Pandey, A., & Satoh, S. (2013). Effects of dietary phosphorus levels and citric acid on growth and mineral availability in common carp, Cyprinus carpio fed low fish meal diets. Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition, 30(4), 415-422. (NAAS 5.66)
  • Pandey, A., & Satoh, S. (2008). Influence of organic acids supplementation on phosphorus utilization in rainbow trout. Fisheries Science, 74, 867-874 (NAAS 7.62)
  • Hossain, M.A., Pandey, A., & Satoh, S. (2007). Influence of organic acids supplementation on phosphorus utilization in red sea bream. Fisheries Science, 73, 1309-1317 (NAAS 7.62)
  • Jha, K.R., Xu, R.Z., & Pandey, A. (2006). Protection of Procambarus clarkii against white spot syndrome virus using recombinant subunit injection vaccine expressed in Pichia pastoris. Fisheries Science, 72, 1011-1019. (NAAS 7.62)