Dr. Surinder Singh Banga
Fellow, Elected 2005

Born in Kanpur, India on 6 August 1955. Educated at Schools in Delhi, Chandigarh and Faridabad, 1961-72; Pt. JLN Govt College, Faridabad, 1973-75; Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, 1975-82; B.Sc. 1975; M.Sc. 1978; Ph.D. 1982.

ICAR National Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, 2010 to date.

Senior Scientist (Oilseeds), 1997-2009, and Head, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, 2009-10.

Fellow: Indian Society of Oilseeds Research

Research Areas: Plant breeding and genetics

Address: ICAR National Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; G-439, BRS Nagar, Ludhiana, Punjab; [Tel: Off. (0161) 2411330; Res (0161) 2463972, Cell: 09463319390; Fax: (0161) 2409891; Email: nppbg@pau.edu; surin11@rediffmail.com]