Mgr. Maan Bahadur Rokaya, Ph.D.

Pozice: vědecký pracovník
Oddělení: Oddělení výzkumu biodiverzity
Pracoviště:
ÚVGZ AV ČR, v.v.i.
Prokišova 356/7
České Budějovice
370 01

Email: rokayamaan@gmail.com

Odborné zaměření

Population biology and ecology of medicinal orchids

Vzdělání


  • Ph.D. (2006-2011): “Diversity, distribution and Conservation of Medicinal plants in Nepal”, Department of Ecology, Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic (Supervisor: Dr. Zuzana Münzbergová).

  • M.Sc. in Botany (1999-2001): “Ethnoecology of Medicinal Plants in Dho-Tarap Area in Buffer Zone of Shey Phoksundo National Park, Dolpa, Nepal”, Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Tribhuvan University, Nepal (Supervised: Dr. Suresh Kurmar Ghimire).

Profesní kariéra


  • Since 2008 – Department of Population Ecology, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

  • Since 2012- Czech Globe, Academy of Sciences in Czech Republic

  • 2016 Global Change Research Institute CAS

Významné výzkumné pobyty a stipendia


  • 2012 PopBio 2012: Revisiting important questions and defining new horizons, Zurich (Poster).

  • 2011 Basic and applied plant Population Biology Oxford, 2-4 June 2010 (Poster).

  • 2010 Plant Population Biology Crossing Borders Nijmegen, 13-15 May 2010 (Poster).

  • 2009 Plant Population Biology in a changing world Bern, 21-24 May 2009 (Paper).

  • 2008 Plant Population Biology for the coming decade. Population Biology for the coming decade Luxembourg, 1-3 May (Poster).

  • 2005 Biodiversity Conservation in Asia: Current Status and Future Perspectives; Asia Section - 1st Regional Conference, The Society for Conservation Biology, 17- 20 November 2005, (Talk).      

  • 2005 Third National Botanical conference: Conservation and Utilization of Plant Wealth of Nepal and 14th Annual General Meeting: May 12-13, 2005, Kathmandu, Nepal (Talk).

  • 2004 Fourth conference on Science and Technology: A National Workshop, March 21-24, 2004, Kathmandu, Nepal (Talk).

  • 2004 National Seminar on Natural Resource Management: February 13-14, 2004. Biratnagar, Nepal (Poster)

  • 2002 Wise Practices and Experiential Learning in the Conservation and Management of Himalayan Medicinal Plants: A Regional Workshop, December 15-20, 2002, Kathmandu, Nepal (Poster)

  • 2002 National Seminar on Recent Advances in Plant Science (RAPs), March 17-18, 2004, Birgunj, Nepal (Poster)

  • 2001 Ethnobotanical Research & Laboratory Field Methods: A National Training Workshop, December 24-28, 2001, Kathmandu, Nepal (Participant)

  • 2001 Community Based Approaches to Conservation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: A National Conference in Applied Ethnobotany, October 9-12, 2001, Pokhara, Nepal (Participant)



Advanced courses



  • 2007. Conservation Biology.

  • 2007. Course of Scientific Writing.

  • 2008. Methods in allozyme analyses.

  • 2008/09. Methods in population biology, Matrix modeling.

  • 2010. Pollination Biology.

  • 2010. Statistical analytical methods.

Stručná scientometrie

Papers in international peer-reviewed journals with IF


Rokaya M.B., Timsina B., Münzbergová Z. 2012. Effect of light, temperature and seed mass on germination of two species of the Himalayan rhubarb. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 6(37): 5032-5037.  DOI: 10.5897/JMPR11.1419.


Rokaya M.B., Timsina B., Münzbergová Z., Bhattarai, K.R. 2012. Rheum australe D. Don: A review of its botany, ethnobotany, phytochemistry and pharmacology. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 141: 761-774.


Rokaya M.B., Münzbergová Z., Shrestha M.R., Timsina B. 2012. Distribution Patterns of Medicinal Plants along an Elevational Gradient in Central Himalaya, Nepal. Journal of Mountain Science 9: 201-213.


Rokaya, M.B., Marsik, P., Münzbergová, Z. 2011. Active constituents in Rheum acuminatum and Rheum australe (Polygonaceae) roots: A variation between cultivated and naturally growing plants. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 41: 83-90. 


Timsina B., Shrestha B.B, Rokaya M.B., Münzbergová Z. 2011. Impact of Parthenium hysterophorus L. invasion on plant species composition and soil properties of grassland communities in Nepal. Flora 206: 233–240.


Rokaya M.B., Münzbergová Z., Timsina B. 2010. Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants from the Humla district of western Nepal. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 130: 485–504.


 


Other publications


Sigdel S.R., Rokaya M.B. 2011. Utilization of plant resources in Dang district, West Nepal. Banko Janakari 21: 45-52.


Acharya K.P., Rokaya M.B. 2010. Medicinal Orchids of Nepal: Are They Well Protected? Our Nature 8: 82-91.


Rokaya M.B. 2006. Systematics of Nepalese Genus Clerodendrum L., Botanica Orientalis, 5.


Shrestha M.R., Rokaya M.B., Ghimire S. K. 2006. Checklist of trans-Himalayan dicot flora of northwest Nepal: Dolpo and its surroundings. Scientific World: 4: 84-95.


Rokaya M.B., Shrestha M. R., Ghimire S. K. 2005. Ethnoecology of natural environment in trans-Himalayan region of west Nepal. Banko Jankari 15: 33-38.


Shrestha M.R., Rokaya M.B., Ghimire, S.K. 2005. Vegetation patterns of trans-Himalayan zone in the north west Nepal. Nepal Journal of Plant Sciences 1: 129-135.


Acharya K.P., Rokaya M.B. 2005. Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants traded in the streets of Kathmandu valley. Scientific world 3: 44-48.


Rokaya M.B., Ghimire S.K. 2004. Vegetation analysis of medicinal plants in Dho-Tarap area of upper Dolpo, mid-western Nepal. Botanica Orientalis 4:46-50.


Rokaya M.B., Ghimire, S.K. 2003. Phytogeography of medicinal plants in Dho-Tarap area in upper Dolpo, Botanica Orientalis 3: 128-132.


Rokaya M.B., Ghimire S.K. 2006. Ethnobotany and conservation status of highly used medicinal plants in Dho-Tarap, upper Dolpa, west Nepal. Proceeding of fourth conference on Science and Technology, pp. 752-760.


Rokaya M.B., Kurungang N., Ghimire S.K. 2005. Local use and conservation status of medicinal plants in upper Dolpo, Nepal. In:  Himalayan medicinal and Aromatic plants, Balancing use and Conservation. pp. 511-513.