Dr. Ravender Singh
Fellow, Elected 2013

Born in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh, India on 23 February 1953. Educated at R.J.P. Arya Inter College, Bijnor, 1969-71; G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, 1971-1977, B.Sc. (Hons.) Ag. & A.H. 1974; M.Sc. (Ag.) 1977; Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi; Ph.D. 1987.

Senior Scientist, CSSRI, Regional Station, Anand, Gujarat, 1989-98; Principal Scientist, 1998-2000; Principal Scientist & Programme Leader, 2000-09, DWM, Bhubaneswar, Orissa; Principal Scientist & Head, Division of Agricultural Physics, IARI, New Delhi 2009-15.

Awards/Honours: Hari Om Ashram Trust Award, 2007-08; ICAR Outstanding Team Research Award, 2003-04; Vasantarao Naik Award, 2004. President (2013-2015), and Vice President (2009-2013) Indian Society of Agro-physics, New Delhi; Vice President, Delhi Chapter (2009-2011) Indian Society of Soil Science, New Delhi; Editor (2004-2008), Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science, New Delhi. Dr. JSP Yadav Best Paper Award (2007) by Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research.

Fellow: Indian Society of Soil Science; Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationists.

Research Areas: Soil Physics, Soil and Water Conservation, Crop Diversification Technologies.

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