Dr. Avverahally Thammanna Sadashiva
FELLOW, ELECTED 2018

Born in Channapatna, Karnataka on 20 June 1957. B.Sc. 1980, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore; M.Sc. 1982, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana; Ph.D. 1988, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore

Principal Scientist & Head, Division of Vegetable Crops, ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, 2014 to date.

Principal Scientist, 2006-09; Head, 2009-14; Principal Scientist, 2014.

Awards/Honours: ICAR Interdisciplinary Team Research Award, 2013-14; UAS-B Dr. Kalayya Krishnamurthy National Award, 2014-15; HSI Dr. Kirti Singh Gold Medal, 2014; ISVS Dr. Kirti Singh Life Time Achievement Award, 2014; IIHR Special Award of Excellence, 2012; Lt. Amit Singh Memorial Award, 2010; HSI Best Poster award, 2014; Fellow, Horticulture Society of India, 2015

Research Areas: Vegetable Science

Address: Principal Scientist & Head, Division of Vegetable Crops, ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Hessaraghatta Lake P.O., Bengaluru 560089, Karnataka; #1420, 3rd Main, 3rd Cross, Chandra Layout, Bengaluru 560040, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 28466420; Res. (080) 23218526 Ext. 278, 282; Cell: 9845097472; Email: ats@iihr.ernet.in; atsbrs@yahoo.co.in]