Elected Fellow –2010
Agricultural Sciences & Forestry –
Plant Breeding & GeneticsDB: 30-10-66
Kandamangalam, Chidambaram taluk, Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu, India
Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, (B.Sc. (Ag).,1989); M.Sc.(Ag).(Genetics and Plant Breeding), 1991) Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, (Ph.D. (Genetics and Plant Breeding), 2004).
Associate Professor (PBG), National Pulses Research Centre, TNAU, Vamban,(2004-till date); Assistant Professor (PBG) Senior scale, Department of Pulses, TNAU Coimbatore (2001-2004); Assistant Professor (PBG), ARS,TNAU, Virinjipuram (1995-2001).
Plant Breeding and Genetics, Pulses Innovative Breeding
Awards and fellowships
Best presentation award - NIAS, Japan – (2009); Best Research Centre Award; MULLaRP at UAS, Dharwad (2009); Best research station award NPRC Vamban, Tamil Nadu (2009); Visiting Scientist fellowship CAAS, China (2009); Visiting Scientist fellowship NIAS Japan (2008).
Associate Professor (PBG), National Pulses Research Centre, Vamban, Pudukkottai, 622 303, Tamil Nadu.
NO.1A/2 Bungalaw Thoppu Street, Thenpathy, Sirkazhi-609 111, Nagapattinam District, Tamil Nadu, India.