Nominations for Associateship 2019
NAAS Associates

DETAILS OF ASSOCIATES AS ON 01.01.2017

2007: Adhikari, Tapan (b 6 Aug, 1966), Sp: Soil Fertility/Chemistry/ Microbiology and Heavy Metal Pollution in Soils and Plants, Nanotechnology; Principal Scientist, Environmental Soil Science Division, ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Nabibagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; A-36, Kakda Abhinav Homes, Ayodhya By-Pass Road, Ayodhya, Bhopal 462041, M.P.; [Tel: Off. 0755-2730970 Extn 127; Res. (0755) 2689680, Cell: 9303129693; Fax: (0755) 2733310; Email: tapan_12000@rediffmail.com]
2005: Ahmad, Altaf (b 5 Aug, 1972), Sp: Molecular Plant Physiology, Nanobiotechnology; Professor of Plant Biotechnology, Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh 202002, U.P.; A/B 89, Medical College Colony, AMU Campus, Aligarh 202002, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0571) 2700920 Ext. 3309; Cell: 9999886334; Email: ahmadaltaf@yahoo.com; aahmad.bo@amu.ac.in]
2012: Bandyopadhyay, Samiran (b 23 Dec, 1977), Sp: Animal Health; Scientist (Senior Scale), ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Eastern Regional Station, 37 Belgachia Road, Kolkata 700037, W.B.; Type IV Quarters, Quarter No. 4, IVRI, ERS Campus, 37 Belgachia Road, Kolkata 700037, W.B.; [Tel: Cell: 09434082634; Email: samiranvet@gmail.com; banerjeevet@gmail.com]
2018: Behare, Pradip Vishnu (b 7 May, 1979), Sp: dairy Microbiology; Scientist (SS), Dairy Microbiology, Room No. 112, Dairy Microbiology Division, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 132001, Haryana; C-24 Quarter, NDRI Residential Campus, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2259192, 2259198; Res. (0184) 2259580; Cell: 8295726103; Fax: (0184) 2250042; Email: pradip_behare@yahoo.com]
2017: Behere, Gajanan (b 1 Jun, 1976), Sp: Insect Molecular Biology and Insect Population Genetics; Senior Scientist (Agril. Entomology), Division of Crop Protection, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Umroi Road, Umiam 793103, Meghalaya; Quarter No: 02, Type-IV, ICAR Residential Colony, Umroi Road, Umiam 793103, Meghalaya; [Tel: Off. (0364) 2570680; Res. (0364) 2570091; Cell: 9402506461; Fax: (0364) 2570355; Email: ganeshbehere@gmail.com]
2013: Bera, Asit Kumar (b 2 May, 1972), Sp: Animal Health; Senior Scientist, Reservoir & Wetland Fisheries Division, ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, Barrackpore, Kolkata 700120, W.B.;; [Tel: Cell.: 9432015127; Email: asitmed2000@yahoo.com]
2005: Bhilegaonkar, Kiran Narayan (b 4 Jul, 1965), Sp: Veterinary Public Health; Principal Scientist and Station In-charge, Training and Education Centre, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Agriculture College Campus, Shivajinagar, Pune 411005, Maharashtra; C-604, Rolling Hills Apartments, Baner-Pashan Link Road, Baner, Pune 411045, Maharashtra; [Tel: Off. (020) 25537401; Cell: 09410404828; Email: kiranvph@rediffmail.com; kiranvph@gmail.com]
2017: Bisht, Naveen Chandra (b 1 Feb, 1978), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Staff Scientist IV, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, (NIPGR), Lab No. 106, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, PO Box NO. 10531, New Delhi 110067; H-102, Type IV(S), NIPGR, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067; [Tel: Off. (011) 26735183; Res. (011) 26735216; Cell: 8800840839; Fax: (011) 26741658; Email: ncbisht@nipgr.ac.in; ncbisht@gmail.com]
2016: Biswas, Ashim Kumar (b 5 Mar, 1978), Sp: Livestock Products Technology; Senior Scientist, Division of Post-Harvest Technology, ICAR-Central Avian Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; No. 06, Type-IV, CARI Residential Complex, IVRI Campus, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2303223, 23300204; Cell: 08394818600, 09690171170; Fax: (0581) 2301321; Email: biswaslpt@gmail.com]
2007: Blaise, Desouza (b 3 Feb, 1967), Sp: Agronomy (Conservation Agronomy); Principal Scientist & Head, Division of Crop Production, ICAR-Central Institute for Cotton Research, Post Bag No. 2, Shankar Nagar P.O., Nagpur 440010, Maharashtra; # 303, Universal Meridian, New Sneha Nagar, Nagpur 440015, Maharashtra; [Tel: Off. (07103) 275549; Cell: 9822567062; Fax: (07103) 275536; Email: blaise_123@rediffmail.com]
2011: Chakraborty, Debashis (b 2 Nov, 1970), Sp: Soil and Water Management; Senior Scientist, Division of Agricultural Physics, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, NRL Building, New Delhi 110012; 715, Type III, Krishi Kunj, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25841178, 25848853; Res. (011) 25831593; Cell: 8826743644; Fax: (011) 25842321; Email: debashis@iari.res.in; debashisiari@hotmail.com]
2015: Das, Anup (b 18 Aug, 1974), Sp: Conservation agriculture, Organic farming, Soil and water conservation, and Hill farming systems; Principal Scientist (Agronomy), Division of Crop Production, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Umiam 793103, Meghalaya; ICAR Complex Colony, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Umiam 793103, Meghalaya; [Tel: Off. (03642) 570306; Cell: 8730028333, 9436336070; Fax: (03642) 570306; Email: anup_icar@yahoo.com; anupicar@gmail.com]
2016: Datta, Arindam (b 17 Jul, 1979), Sp: Adaptation to climate change; Fellow, Centre for Environmental Studies, The Energy and Resources Institute, Darbari Seth Block, India Habitat Center, New Delhi 110003; 42, Elias Road, Kolkata 700058, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (011) 24682100; Res. (033) 25638156; Fax: (011) 24682144; Email: arindam.datta@teri.res.in]
2011: Dhali, Arindam (b 13 Nov, 1972), Sp: Animal Production, Animal Biotechnology; Senior Scientist (Biotechnology-AS), ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; Type III, Qtr No. 16, Residential Complex, NIANP, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 25711304; Cell: 09449810329; Fax: (080) 25711420; Email: dhali72@yahoo.com; dhali72@rediffmail.com]
2010: Dhama, Kuldeep (b 15 Aug, 1969), Sp: Veterinary Microbiology and Avian Health; Principal Scientist, Avian Diseases Section, Division of Pathology, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; Officer Q.No. 4, Type IV, IVRI Campus, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2310074; Cell: 09837654996; Fax: (0581) 2303284, 2302179; Email: kdhama@rediffmail.com]
2011: Dubey, Vikash Kumar (b 1 May, 1975), Sp: Medical Biotechnology/Plant Protease/Natural Products; Professor, Department of Bioscience and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati 781039, Assam; F-75, IIT Guwahati Campus, Guwahati 781039, Assam; [Tel: Off. (0361) 2582203; Res. (0361) 2584203; Fax: (0361) 2582249; Email: vdubey@iitg.ernet.in]; Young Scientist Award, 2009-2010
2016: Gopala Krishnan, S. (b 12 Aug, 1976), Sp: Genetics and Plant Breeding; Principal Scientist (Rice Breeding), Division of Genetics, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; HA 21, Kaveri Apartment, IARI Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25841112; Res.: (011) 25843550, Cell: 9873545505; Fax: (011) 25841481; Email: gopal_icar@yahoo.co.in; gopalakrish@iari.res.in]
2008: Hati, Kuntal Mouli (b 28 May, 1969), Sp: Soil Physics; Principal Scientist, Division of Soil Physics, ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Nabibagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; Jasmine-426, New Minal Residency, J.K. Road, Bhopal 462023, M.P.; [Tel: Off. (0755) 2730970; Res. (0755) 6543888, Cell: 9407259212; Fax: (0755) 2733310; Email: kmh@iiss.res.in; kuntalmouli@gmail.com]
2007: Hayat, Shamsul (b 12 Feb, 1968), Sp: Plant Physiology & Biochemistry; Professor, Plant Physiology Section, Department of Botany, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh 202002, U.P.; A-2, Al-Hafeez Apartment, Iqra Road, New Sir Syed Nagar, Aligarh 202002, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0571) 2702016; Cell: 9412328593; Email: shayat@lycos.com; hayat_68@yahoo.co.in]
2007: Jadhao, Sanjay Balkrishna (b 23 Sep, 1968), Sp: Animal Nutrition and Metabolism; Director, Research and Development, International Nutrition, 9707 Jefferson Plaza #12, Omaha NE 68127, USA; 19, Sarjan CHS, RSC-2, MHADA, Malwani, Malad (W), Mumbai 400095, Maharashtra; [Tel: Off. +1-352-222-0652; Email: jadhao.sanjay@gmail.com]
2017: Kaur, Amritpal (b 3 Mar, 1978), Sp: Food Technology; Assistant Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology, Guru Nanak Dev University, Grand Trunk Road, Off NH1, Amritsar 143001; 14, Amrit Vihar, Lane No. 3, B/s Municipal Corp Zone-8, Chehharta, Amritsar; [Tel: Off. (0183) 2258802-09 Ext 3214; Fax: (0183) 2258820; Email: amritft33@yahoo.co.in]
2006: Kaushal, Pankaj (b 30 Sep, 1970), Sp: Fodder Crops Genetics and Breeding, Apomixis; Principal Scientist & Head, Crop Improvement Division, ICAR-Indian Grassland & Fodder Research Institute, Jhansi 284003, U.P.; S-301, Shanti Tower, 85/1 Basant Vihar, Civil Lines, Jhansi 284002, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0510) 2730666; Cell: 9198890991; Fax: (0510) 2730833; Email: pkaushal@rediffmail.com; pkaushal@crri.in]
2014: Kulwal, Pawan Laxminarayan (b 10 Apr, 1977), Sp: Genetics and Plant Breeding; Associate Professor, State Level Biotechnology Centre, Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, District: Ahmednagar, Rahuri 413722, Maharashtra; D-20, Arvind Colony, Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth Campus, District: Ahmednagar, Rahuri 413722, Maharashtra; [Tel: Off. (02426) 243578; Res. (02426) 243033, Cell: 09404113740, 09822369222; Fax: (02426) 243578; Email: pawankulwal@gmail.com]
2017: Kumar, Amit (b 2 Oct, 1977), Sp: Animal Genetics and Breeding; Senior Scientist, Animal Genetics, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareiliy 243122, U.P.; 23-Narendra Vihar, Rajendranagar, Bareilly 243122; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2303382; Cell: 9219614456; Fax: (0581) 2303284; Email: vetamitchandan07@gmail.com]
2007: Kumar, Dinesh (b 22 Jan, 1969), Sp: Plant Biochemistry (Potato & Barley quality); Principal Scientist (Plant Biochemistry), ICAR-Indian Institute of Wheat & Barley Research, Maharaja Aggarsain Marg, Karnal 132001, Haryana; House No. G/C 501, CHD City (Opp. Karna Lake), Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2209198; Cell: 09467964836; Fax: (0184) 2267390; Email: dkbiochem69@gmail.com]
2008: Kumar, Parveen (b 19 Mar, 1970), Sp: Agronomy (management of salt affected soil and poor quality water; potato agronomy); Principal Scientist, ICAR-Central Soil Salinity Research Institute, Zarifa Farm, Kachwa Road, Karnal 132001, Haryana; E-04, CSSRI Campus, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2209321; Cell: 09468409209; Fax: (0184) 2290480; Email: pkumarcssri@gmail.com; parveen.kumar@icar.gov.in]
2011: Kumar, Rajesh (b 16 Jan, 1973), Sp: Development of Agrochemicals; Principal Scientist, Division of Agricultural Chemicals, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; AA-287, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi 110088; [Tel: Off. (011) 25841390; Cell: 9810760252; Fax: (011) 25843272; Email: rkb_1973@yahoo.co.in; rajesh_agchem@iari.res.in]
2015: Kumaresan, A. (b 23 Jul, 1974), Sp: Animal Reproduction; Senior Scientist, Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Livestock Research Centre, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 132001, Haryana; D-30, NDRI Campus, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2259581; Cell: 9671673108; Fax: (0184) 2250042; Email: ogkumaresan@gmail.com]
2015: Lenka, Narendra Kumar (b 22 May, 1974), Sp: Soil and Water Management; Principal Scientist (Soil Physics & SWC), ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Nabi Bagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; House No. Rose-360, New Minal Residency, J.K. Road, Bhopal 462023, M.P.; [Tel: Off. (0755) 2730970; Cell: 8109237320, 9826735583; Email: nklenka@rediffmail.com]
2013: Madhav, Maganti Sheshu (b 24 Aug, 1972), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Principal Scientist (Biotechnology), Crop Improvement Section, ICAR-Indian Institute of Rice Research (IIRR), Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500030, Telangana; Plot No. 1/A, Road No. 4, Anathula Colony, Sai Nagar, Hyderabad 500068, Telangana; [Tel: Off. (040) 24591208; Cell: 09581239979; Fax: (040) 24591217; Email: sheshu24@gmail.com]
2010: Malik, Yashpal Singh (b 14 Oct, 1973), Sp: Diagnostic & Environmental Microbiology; ICAR National Fellow, Division of Biological Standardization, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; D61 Type IV Quarter, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2302777; Cell: 7500777999; Fax: (0581) 2301757; Email: malikyps@ivri.res.in; malikyps@gmail.com]
2014: Mangaraj, Shukadev (b 18 Jun, 1975), Sp: Agricultural Process Engineering; Principal Scientist, ICAR-Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Nabibagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462038, M.P.; H-17, Kakda Abhinav Homes, Ayodhya Bypass Road, Bhopal 462041, M.P.; [Tel: Off. (0755) 2521064; Cell: 9630860191; Fax: (0755) 2734016; Email: sukhdev0108@gmail.com]
2017: Mangrauthia, Satendra Kumar (b 1 Jan, 1982), Sp: Plant Biochemistry; Scientist (SS), Biotechnology Section, ICAR-Indian Institute of Rice Research, Formerly DRR, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500030, Telangana; Flat No. 509, Lahiri Fort View Apartment, Behind Janapriya, Hyderguda, Attapur, Hyderabad 500048, Telangana; [Tel: Off. (040) 24591342; Cell: 9346533605; Fax: (040) 24591217; Email: skmdrr@gmail.com]
2016: Masto, Reginald Ebhin (b 12 May, 1977), Sp: Soil Science; Senior Scientist (E1) & Asst. Professor (AcSIR), Environmental Management Divison, CSIR-Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Digwadih Campus, PO: FRI, Dhanbad 828108, Jharkhand; Type IV/8, CIMFR Colony, PO: FRI, Dhanbad 828108, Jharkhand; [Tel: Off. (0326) 2388339; Res. (0326) 2382908; Fax: (0326) 2381113; Email: mastocfri@yahoo.com]
2012: Mathew, Deepu (b 17 May, 1976), Sp: Vegetable Science; Assistant Professor, Centre for Plant Biotechnology & Molecular Biology, College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural Univ., IT-BT Complex, KAU Post, Thrissur 680656, Kerala; Quarter No. III C, KVK, Vellanikkara, KAU Post, Thrissur 680656, Kerala; [Tel: Off. (0487) 2438585; Cell: 09446478503; Fax: (0487) 2371994; Email: deepuhort@gmail.com; deepu.mathew@kau.in]
2018: Mishra, Gyan Prakash (b 3 Mar, 1978), Sp: Genetics and Plant Breeding; Senior Scientist (Genetics and Plant Breeding), Division of Genetics, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Pusa, New Delhi 110012;; [Tel: Off. (011) 258414817; Cell: 8140128622; 7317373679; Email: gyan.gene@gmail.com; gyan.mishra@icar.gov.in]
2008: Mondal, Mohan (b 3 Nov, 1973), Sp: Animal Physiology; Senior Scientist, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Eastern Regional Station, A-12 Block, Kalyani 741235, W.B.; A-10/367, Kalyani 714235, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (033) 25828264; Cell: 08902258026; Fax: (033) 25828264; Email: drmmondal@gmail.com; mmondal@icar.org.in]
2012: Nandi, Sumanta (b 14 Nov, 1971), Sp: Animal Physiology; Senior Scientist, Animal Physiology Division, ICAR-National Inst of Animal Nutr. & Physiology, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; No. 8, Type-IV, NIANP Residential Complex, NIANP, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 25711164; Res. (080) 25704146; Cell: 09964310877; Fax: (080) 2570420; Email: snandi71@yahoo.co.in; snandi71@gmail.com]
2014: Naveena, Basappa Maheswarappa (b 21 Jun, 1974), Sp: Livestock Products Technology (Meat Science & Technology); Senior Scientist, ICAR-National Research Centre on Meat, Chengicherla, Uppal Post, Hyderabad 500092, Telangana; Flat No. 203, Regency Square, Street No. 8/26, Habsiguda, Hyderabad 500007, Telangana; [Tel: Off. (040) 27204259 Ext 124; Res. (040) 42215196, Cell: 9951745870; Fax: (040) 27201672; Email: naveenlpt@rediffmail.com]
2016: Onteru, Suneel Kumar (b 23 Jun, 1976), Sp: Animal Biochemistry; Senior Scientist (ABC), Animal Biochemistry Division, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 132001, Haryana; GB-SF-58, CHD City, Sector-45, Opp to Oasis/Karan Lake, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2259123; Cell: 08950735613; Fax: (0184) 2250042; Email: suneelvet@gmail.com]
2017: Pandey, Manish Kumar (b 10 Apr, 1978), Sp: Genetics, breeding and plant biotechnology; Scientist - Groundnut Genomics, Center of Excellence in Genomics (CEG), Research Program-Genetic Grains, International, Center Res.Inst.for the Semi-Arid Tropics(ICRISAT), Patancheru, Hyderabad 502324, Telangana; Flat No. 302, SS Aditya Sreebalaji Apartments, Tellapur Road, Nallagandla, Hyderabad 500019, Telangana; [Tel: Off. (040) 30713430; Cell: 8790057150; Fax: (040) 30713074/75; Email: manishgenetics@gmail.com; m.pandey@cgiar.org]
2013: Pandey, Sudhir Kumar (b 1 Nov, 1978), Sp: Ecology and Environmental Sciences; Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Koni, Bilaspur 495009, Chhattisgarh; C-6, Ganesh Enclave Colony, Chhotti Koni, Bilaspur 495009, Chhattisgarh; [Tel: Off. (07752) 260471; Cell: 07587194630, 07752260123; Fax: (07752) 260148; Email: skpbhu@gmail.com]
2016: Parida, Swarup Kumar (b 26 May, 1979), Sp: Plant Biotechnology, Plant Genomics, Molecular Genetics and Breeding; Staff Scientist III, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Lab No. 109, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box No. 10531, New Delhi 110067; H-III/103, NIPGR, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067; [Tel: Off. (011) 26735228; Res. (011) 26735194, Cell: 9968207166; Fax: (011) 26741658; Email: swarup@nipgr.ac.in; swarupdbt@gmail.com]
2008: Patel, V.B. (b 19 Aug, 1975), Sp: Horticulture - Fruit Science; Senior Scientist, Division of Fruits and Horticultural Technology, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; Flat No 936, Tower F, Gaur City I, Greater Noida, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (011) 25843214; Cell: 09868319506, 08294290141; Fax: (011) 25843214; Email: patelvb7@gmail.com]
2014: Patra, Amlan Kumar (b 13 Jun, 1975), Sp: Animal Nutrition; Lecturer, Department of Animal Nutrition, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, W.B. University of Animal & Fishery Sciences, 37, K.B. Sarani, Belgachia, Kolkata 700037, W.B.; Dewanchak, P.O. - Chowka, District: Midnapur (West) 721232, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (033) 25569234; Cell: 09163760697; Fax: (033) 25571986; Email: patra_amlan@yahoo.com]
2006: Pattanayak, Debasis (b 6 Aug, 1967), Sp: Plant Biotechnology, Biochemistry; Principal Scientist, Biotic Stress Management Laboratory, ICAR-NRC on Plant Biotechnology, 313, LBS Building, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012; 19D Scientist Apartment, IARI Pusa, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25842789 Ext. 245; Cell: 9910014695; Fax: (011) 25843984; Email: debasispattanayak@yahoo.co.in; debases.pattanayak@rediffmail.com]
2017: Prajapati, Vijay Kumar (b 5 Jul, 1984), Sp: Animal Biochemistry and Biotechnology; Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, School of Life Sciences, Central University of Rajasthan, Bandarsindri, Kishangarh, Ajmer 305801, Rajasthan;; [Tel: Cell: 7597271362; Email: vkprajapati@curaj.ac.in; vijay84bhu@gmail.com]; NAAS Young Scientist Award 2015-2016
2005: Prasanna, Radha (b 2 Aug, 1964), Sp: Microbiology; Principal Scientist, Division of Microbiology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; C-115, First Floor, Inderpuri, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25847649; Res. (011) 25835014; Cell: 9911188793; Fax: (011) 25846420; Email: radhapr@gmail.com; radhapr@iari.res.in]
2012: Rajkhowa, Swaraj (b 1 Jan, 1972), Sp: Animal Health (Veterinary Medicine); Senior Scientist (Veterinary Medicine), National Research Centre on Pig, ICAR-Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Rani, Guwahati 781131, Assam; East Gotanagar, Maligaon, Guwahati 781131, Assam; [Tel: Off. (0361) 2847195, 2847221; Cell: 09435732488; Fax: (0361) 2847195; Email: swaraj.rajkhowa@gmail.com]
2014: Ranjan, Rakesh (b 9 Mar, 1975), Sp: Animal Health (Veterinary Medicine); Senior Scientist (Veterinary Medicine), ICAR-National Research Center on Camel, Post Bag No. 7, Jorbeer, Bikaner 334001, Rajasthan;; [Tel: Off. (0151) 2230183; Cell: 9462470522; Fax: (0151) 2231213; Email: rakesh_ranjan3@rediffmail.com; ranjanpau@gmail.com]
2012: Rao, Eguru Sreenivasa (b 23 Jul, 1973), Sp: Vegetable breeding; Senior Scientist, Division of Vegetable Crops, ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Hessaraghatta Lake Post, Bengaluru 560089, Karnataka; 319, SF-407, Yelahanka New Town, Bengaluru 560064, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 28466420; Res. (080) 28463079; Fax: (080) 28466291; Email: esrao@iihr.ernet.in]
2006: Reddy, D. Damodar (b 15 Jun, 1967), Sp: Soil Science - Soil Chemistry/Fertility; Director, ICAR-Central Tobacco Research Institute, Bhaskar Nagar, Rajahmundry 533105, A.P.; #F-1, Director's Residence, CTRI Quarters, Opp. Ramakrishna Math, Korukonda Road, Rajahmundry 533105, A.P.; [Tel: Off: (0883) 2448995, Cell: 09440802569; Fax: (0883) 2410555; Email: ddreddy132@yahoo.com; ddreddy132@gmail.com]
2012: Roy, Anirban (b 2 Jun, 1975), Sp: Plant Pathology; Principal Scientist, Advanced Centre for Plant Virology, Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; 721, Krishi Kunj, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25843474; Res. (011) 25832033; Cell: 9560083999; Fax: (011) 25840772; Email: anirbanroy75@yahoo.com]
2005: Rupa, T.R. (b 9 Jul, 1968), Sp: Soil Science (Soil Chemistry & Fertility); Principal Scientist (Soil Science), ICAR-Directorate of Cashew Research, Dakshina Kannada Dist., Puttur 574202, Karnataka; Q.No. Type V/3, Directorate of Cashew Research, Staff Quarters, Dakshina Kannada Dist., Puttur 574202, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (08251) 230902, 236490; Cell: 9740680519; Fax: (08251) 234350; Email: sairupa.tr@gmail.com]; NAAS Young Scientist Award, 2001-02
2014: Saha, Ritesh (b 15 Jan, 1974), Sp: Soil Physics and Soil & Water Conservation; Principal Scientist (Soil Physics and SWC), ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute, and Allied Fibres (CRIJAF), Barrackpore, Nilgaung, Kolkata 700120, W.B.; C/o Shri P.K. Saha, 94, Swami Vivekananda Sarani, Barasat, 24 Parganas (North), Kolkata 700124, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (033) 2358052; Cell: 8972589424; Fax: (033) 25350415; Email: saharitesh74@rediffmail.com; saharitesh74@gmail.com]
2013: Saha, Supradip (b 10 May, 1975), Sp: Agricultural Chemicals; Senior Scientist, Division of Agricultural Chemicals, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; 68, Maitri Apartment, Mayur Vihar, Phase-I, New Delhi 110091; [Tel: Off. (011) 25842860; Res. (011) 22758068, Cell: 9013127773; Fax: (011) 25841390; Email: s_supradip@yahoo.com]
2008: Saharan, M.S. (b 10 Jun, 1967), Sp: Plant Pathology; Principal Scientist (Plant Pathology), Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; H.No. 6-C, Scientist Apartment, IARI Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Cell: 09416988856; Email: mssaharan7@yahoo.co.in]
2017: Saharawat, Yashpal Singh (b 1 Mar, 1977), Sp: Conservation and Pracision Agriculture; Principal Agronomist and Country Manager, ICARDA-South Asia and China Office, NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; 1321, 2nd Floor, Sector 9A, Gurgaon, Haryana; [Tel: 9311007818; Email: y.saharawat@cgiar.org]
2013: Samanta, Indranil (b 27 Mar, 1976), Sp: Animal Health; Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences, 37, K.B. Sarani, Kolkata 700037, W.B.; 57/2, Pailan Park, P.O. Pailan, Kolkata 700104, W.B.; [Tel: Off. (033) 255669234, Res. (033) 24978032, Cell: 09062918679, 09433540298; Fax: (033) 25571986; Email: isamanta76@gmail.com]
2006: Sarkar, Mihir (b 24 Oct, 1965), Sp: Molecular Endocrinology; Principal Scientist, Division of Physiology & Climatology, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243112, U.P.; 5A Mondal Vihar, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2301327; Cell: 9756905650; Email: msarkar24@gmail.com]
2011: Sarma, Birinchi Kumar (b 11 Sep, 1972), Sp: Plant Pathology; Professor, Department of Mycology & Plant Pathology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; New G-26, Hyderabad Colony, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0542) 6702593; Res. (0542) 2570128, Cell: 09454350649; Fax: (0542) 2368993; Email: birinchi_ks@yahoo.com]
2014: Selvakumar, Govindan (b 27 May, 1974), Sp: Microbiology; Principal Scientist, Division of Soil Science & Agril.Chemistry, ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Hessaraghatta Lake Post, Bengaluru 560089, Karnataka; No.311, Mahaveer Desire, Chikkabanavara Post, Bengaluru 560090, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 28466420; Cell: 9482214963; Fax: (080) 28466291; Email: gselvakumar@iihr.res.in; gselva74@rediffmail.com]
2015: Senthil-Kumar, Muthappa (b 15 Oct, 1976), Sp: Stress Biology; Staff Scientist-IV & Ramalingaswami Fellow, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.O. Box No. 10531, New Delhi 110067; H-IVs-204, National Institute of PlantGenome Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067; [Tel: Off. (011) 26735229; Res. (011) 26735226; Email: skmuthappa@nipgr.ac.in]
2016: Setia, Raj K (b 30 Jun, 1978), Sp: Soil Science; Scientist SD, Punjab Remote Sensing Centre, PAU Campus, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; House No. 72-F, Kitchlu Nagar, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; [Tel: Off. (0161) 2303484; Cell: 09646105308; Fax: (0161) 2303483; Email: setiark@gmail.com]
2016: Sharma, Neelesh (b 15 Sep, 1975), Sp: Veterinary Medicine; Assistant Professor (Senior Scale), Division of Veterinary Medicine, F.V.Sc. & A.H., Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural, Sciences & Technology of Jammu, R.S. Pura, Jammu 181102, J&K; 24A, Shatabdipuram, Gwalior 474005, M.P.; [Tel: Off. (01923) 250242; Cell: 09419248061; Fax: (01923) 250639; Email: drneelesh_sharma@yahoo.co.in; drneeleshsharma@gmail.com]
2013: Shivachandra, Sathish Bhadravati (b 21 May, 1974), Sp: Veterinary Microbiology; Principal Scientist, ICAR-National Institute of Veterinary Epidemiology, and Disease Informatics (NIVEDI), Post Box # 6450, Yelahanka, Bengaluru 560064, Karnataka; A1-213, Century Commander Vista Apartments, Anantapura, Yelahanka, Bengaluru 560064, Karnataka; [Tel: Off. (080) 2309310 Ext. 133; Cell: 07026155963; Fax: (080) 23093222; Email: sbshivachandra@gmail.com; sb.shivachandra@icar.gov.in]
2014: Singh, Anil Kumar (b 5 May, 1973), Sp: Agronomy; Principal Scientist, ICAR Reserach Complex for Eastern Region, P.O. Bihar Veterinary College, Patna 800014, Bihar; Flat No. 104, Kashyap Narayan (Behind Big Baajar), Bailey Road, Khajepura, Patna 800014, Bihar; [Tel: Off. (0612) 2223962; Cell: 09430559183; Fax: (0612) 2223956; Email: anil.icarpat@gmail.com]
2010: Singh, Brajesh (b 16 Nov, 1970), Sp: Potato physiology and post-harvest technology; Principal Scientist (Pl Physiology) & Head, Division of Crop Physiology, Biochemistry and Post-Harvest Technology, ICAR-Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla 171001, H.P.; Flat No. C-2, Block-7, Strawberry Hill Housing Board Colony, Chhota Shimla, Shimla 171002, H.P.; [Tel: Off. (0177) 2624830; Res. (0177) 2620910; Fax: (0177) 2624460; Email: birju16@yahoo.com; birju16@gmail.com]
2010: Singh, Dhananjaya Pratap (b 12 Feb, 1970), Sp: Microbial Biotechnology with Implications in Agriculture; Principal Scientist (Plant Biotechnology), ICAR-National Bureau of Agriculturally, Important Microorganisms (NBAIM), Kushmaur, P.O. Kaithauli, Mau Nath Bhanjan 275101, U.P.; 57, Om Nagar, Lane 1, Benipur, Pahriya, P.O. Sarnath, Varanasi 221007, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0547) 2530080; Res. (0542) 2582719; Fax: (0547) 2530358; Email: dpsfarm@rediffmail.com]
2008: Singh, Naveen P. (b 15 Jul, 1970), Sp: Agricultural Economics; Principal Scientist (Agril Economics), ICAR-National Institute of Agricultural Economics, and Policy Research (ICAR-NIAP), DPS Marg, Pusa, P.B. No. 11305, New Delhi 110012;; [Tel: Off. (011) 25847628, 25848731; Cell: 9958650477, 7756875290; Fax: (011) 25842684; Email: naveenpsingh@gmail.com; naveenpsingh@rediffmail.com]
2006: Singh, Neera (b 12 Aug, 1965), Sp: Environmental Chemistry; Principal Scientist, Division of Agricultural Chemicals, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; B-5, Type-V, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 25841390; Res. (011) 25842857, Cell: 9968245202; Email: drneerasingh@yahoo.com]
2017: Singh, Nirbhay Kumar (b 25 Dec, 1976), Sp: Animal Health; Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev, Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; 10/46 PAU Campus, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; [Tel: Off. (0161) 2414029; Cell: 9417336332; Fax: (0161) 2400822; Email: nirbhayksingh@yahoo.co.in]
2013: Singh, Ranjay Kumar (b 20 Apr, 1974), Sp: Agricultural Extension; Senior Scientist (Agricultural Extension), Division of Technology Evaluation & Transfer, ICAR-Central Soil Salinity Research Institute, Kachwa Road, Zarifa Farm, Karnal 132001, Haryana; D-18, CSSRI Campus, ICAR, Zarifa Farm, Kachwa Road, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2290501; Cell: 09996643037; Fax: (0184) 2290480; Email: ranjaysingh_jbp@rediffmail.com]
2017: Srivastava, Sudhakar (b 1 Dec, 1980), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Assistant Professor, Institute of Environment & Sustainable Development, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; Flat No. 524, D-Block, Rudra Towers, Sunderpur, Varanasi 221005, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0542) 26703555; Cell: 9369607936, 9670924410; Email: sudhakar.srivastava@gmail.com; sudhakar.iesd@bhu.ac.in]
2013: Sundaram, Raman Meenakshi (b 23 Aug, 1972), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Principal Scientist (Biotechnology), Biotechnology Laboratory, Crop Improvement Section, ICAR-Indian Institute of Rice Reseach, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500030, Telangana; Flat No. G-41, Aparna Cyber Zon, Nallagandla (V), Sheri Lingampally, Hyderabad 500019, Telangana; [Tel: Off. (040) 24591226; Res. (040) 67642332, Cell: 09440488043; Fax: (040) 24591217; Email: rms_28@rediffmail.com]
2018: Tiwari, Jagesh Kumar (b 10 Jan, 1980), Sp: Potato Molecular biology; Scientist (Senior Scale), Division of Crop Improvement, ICAR-Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla 171001, H.P.; Set No. 15, Type-IV, Green Park CPRI Colony, Khalini, Shimla 171002, H.P.; [Tel: Off. (0177) 2625181 Ext. 522; Cell: 8629079084; Fax: (0177) 2624460; Email: jageshtiwari@gmail.com]
2018: Upadhyay, Santosh Kumar (b 5 Feb, 1984), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh 160014; #1234, Phase 3B2, Mohali 160059, Punjab; [Tel: Cell: 8699207045; Email: skupadhyay@pu.ac.in; santoshpandit16@gmail.com]
2016: Venkatesan, Gnanavel (b 3 Apr, 1980), Sp: Veterinary Virology (viral vaccines and molecular diagnostics); Scientist (Senior Scale), Pox Virus Disease Laboratory, Division of Virology, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Mukteswar Campus, Nainital 263138, Uttarakhand; Type IV Quarters, Officer's Colony, IVRI Campus, Mukteswar, Nainital 263138, Uttarakhand; [Tel: Off. (05942) 286348; Res. (05942) 286065, Cell: 09410657548; Fax: (05942) 286347; Email: gnanamvirol@gmail.com]
2018: Vikas, V.K. (b 17 May, 1978), Sp: Crop Improvement; Scientist (Senior Scale), ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Regional Station, Wellington, The Nilgiris 643231, T.N.; Type III Quarters, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Regional Station, Wellington, The Nilgiris 643231, T.N.; [Tel: Off. (0423) 2230463; Cell: 9442921061; Fax: (0423) 2230463; Email: vkvikaswtn@gmail.com]
2018: Vishnu Kumar (b 24 Jul, 1982), Sp: Plant Breeding & Genetics; Scientist (Sr. Scale), ICAR-Indian Institute of Wheat & Barley Research, P.B. 158, Agrasain Marg, Karnal 132001, Haryana; H.N. B/13, Sanjay Nagar, Bharatpur 321001, Rajasthan; [Tel: Off. (0184) 2267490; Cell: 9255568506; Fax: (0184) 2267390; Email: vishnupbg@gmail.com; vishnu.kumar@icar.gov.in]
2016: Viswas, Konasagara Nagaleekar (b 24 Feb, 1976), Sp: Animal Health; Principal Scientist, Division of Bacteriology and Mycology, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; 42, Mandal Vihar Colony, IVRI Road, Bareilly 243122, U.P.; [Tel: Off. (0581) 2301865; Cell: 08954525012; Fax: (0581) 2301865; Email: vkn111@gmail.com]
2013: Yadav, Sudesh Kumar (b 2 Jan, 1976), Sp: Plant Biotechnology; Principal Scientist, Biotechnology Division, CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur 176061, H.P.; D-22, CSIR-IHBT Campus, Palampur 176061, H.P.; [Tel: Off. (01894) 233339 Ext. 314; Cell: 09418050116; Fax: (01894) 230433; Email: sudeshkumar@ihbt.res.in]