Dr. Prabodh Kumar Trivedi
Fellow, Elected 2016

Born in Unnau, Uttar Pradesh, India on 15 June 1969. Educated at Subhash Inter College, Bangarmau, Unnao, Uttar Pradesh 1979-1983; Mahatma Gandhi Inter College, Safipur, Unnao, Uttar Pradesh 1983-85; University of Lucknow, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 1985-89. High School 1983; Intermediate 1985; B.Sc. 1987; M.Sc. 1989; Ph.D. 1994; Post-Doctoral Fellow at University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA, 2000-2002.

Principal Scientist, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute (CSIR-NBRI), Lucknow, 2008 to date.

Scientist-B, 1994-1999; Scientist-C, 1999-2005; and Senior Scientist, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute (CSIR-NBRI), Lucknow, 2005-2008.

Awards/Honours: CSIR Technology Award (Team), 2015; CSIR-BMBF S&T Cooperative programme, 2015; Best Paper Award (2014-15), Genetics and Molecular Biology area, CSIR-NBRI; Best Paper Award (2013-14), CSIR-NBRI; Best Paper Award (2012-13), CSIR-NBRI; Best Paper Award (2012-13), Genetics and Molecular Biology area, CSIR-NBRI; Incentive award for publications (Year 2014), CSIR-CDRI; Best Paper Award (2009), Alumni Association of Department of Biochemistry, Lucknow; Best Paper Award (2012) Alumni Association of Department of Biochemistry, Lucknow; Academic & Editorial board member of PLoS One; Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group).

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences (NASI), India

Research Areas: Plant Molecular Biology and Genomics, Pathway Engineering for secondary plant product biosynthesis, Environmental Biotechnology

Address: Principal Scientist, Plant Gene Expression and Transgenics Division, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Rana Pratap Marg, Lucknow 226001, U.P.; 14-02-C, Metrocity Apartments, Paper Mill Colony, Nishatganj, Lucknow 226007, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0522) 2297958; Res. (0522) 3052049, Cell: 09450450521; Fax: (0522) 2205836; Email: prabodht@nbri.res.in; prabodht@hotmail.com]