Dr. Lal Narain Shukla
Fellow, Elected 2004

Born in Gorakhpur, India on 1 November 1945. Educated at V.S.A.V. Inter College, Gola, Gorakhpur, 1957-61; Allahabad Agriculture Institute, Allahabad, 1961-64; University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 1965-67; University of Missourie, Columbia, U.S.A., 1967-70; B.Sc. 1964; M.Sc. 1967; Ph.D. 1970.

Assistant Prof. & Asstt. Agri Engineer, Deptt. of Agri. Engineering, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguei, P.R., U.S.A. 1970-76; Senior Research Engineer, 1980-2006 & Head, Dept. of Farm Power & Machinery 1981-87, and Senior Research Engineer & Research Coordinator, 1980 & 2004 to 2005, respectively, College of Agri. Engineering, P.A.U., Ludhiana.

Awards/Honours: NRDC Award, 1982; ISAE Commendation Medal, 1985; FAI Prize, 1987; Tarsem Singh Technical Award, 1995-96.

Fellow: Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers, 2000.

Research Areas: Sugarcane mechanization, conservation tillage machinery, farm machinery & power engineering

Address: 658, Sector B, Aggar Nagar, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; [Tel: Res. (0161) 2453978; Cell: 09417670881; Email: lnspau@rediffmail.com]