Honours and awards

S. No

Name of the Scientists / staff

Designation

Name of the award / recognition

Contribution

1.

Dr. A. K. Singh

Principal Scientist and Head

Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award for Outstanding Research in Agricultural Sciences-2013 (Crop and Horticultural Sciences)

Individual, for pioneering contribution in basic and applied research in rice genetics and breeding especially in Basmati rice.

2.

Dr. A. K. Singh

Principal Scientist and Head

Bharat Ratna Dr C Subramaniam Award for Outstanding Teachers-2013

Individual, for excellence inteaching and contribution in human resource development

3.

Dr. A. K. Singh

Principal Scientist and Head

Recognition Award 2014, AIREA (All India Rice Exporters Association), New Delhi

Individual, for significant contribution in Basmati rice improvement.

4.

Best Poster Award (Gopala Krishnan S, et al.. 2015)

Senior Scientist

Best Poster Award In: National Symposium on “Understanding Host-Pathogen Interaction through Science of Omics” held at ICAR - Indian Institute of Spices Research, Kozhikode (Calicut), Kerala from March 16-17, 2015. Pp. 144

Collaborative, Marker assisted pyramiding of three genes governing blast resistance (Pi54, Pi1, Pita) into a popular indica rice variety “Samba Mahsuri” (P101)

5.

Best Poster Award (Choudhary et al. 2015)

Senior Scientist

Best Poster Award (Session II – Pathogenomics, proteomics and hist-pathogen interaction) In: National Symposium on “Understanding Host-Pathogen Interaction through Science of Omics” held at ICAR - Indian Institute of Spices Research, Kozhikode (Calicut), Kerala from March 16-17, 2015. Pp. 108

Collaborative,
Microarray analysis of Ralstonia solanacearum induced gene expression in Arabidopsis thaliana (P60)

6.

Dr. T. Nepolean

Senior Scientist

Eminent Scientist award from the National Environmental Science Academy.

Understanding the genetics of drought and waterlogging tolerance in maize

7.

Choudhary M., Muthusamy V., Hossain F., Thirunavukkarasu N., Pandey N., Jha S.K. and Gupta H.S.

Senior Scientist & Scientist

Best Poster Award, National Symposium (Crop Improvement for Inclusive Sustainable Development) at PAU, Ludhiana

Group contribution

8.

Dr. D.K. Yadava

Principal Scientist

NAAS Fellow

Contribution in genetic enhancement of mustard

9.

Dr. Sujata Vasudev

Principal Scientist

Fellow, Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding

Contribution in genetic enhancement of mustard

10.

Dr. Naveen Singh

Senior Scientist

Fellow, Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding

Contribution in genetic enhancement of rice and mustard

11.

Dr. Naveen Singh

Senior Scientist

Member, Board of Studies of Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

Contribution related to academic decisions  and course curriculum finalization

12.

Akshay Talukdar

Pr. Scientist

Dean’s appreciation letter

Post Graduate Teaching

13.

Rajesh K Singh, Sanjeev K Chauhan, Gulshan Chaudhary, Mahendar Thudi, C Bharadwaj, PM Gaur, Rajeev K Varshney and Shailesh Tripathi

RA, CTO, RA, Scientists

Second Best poster award in 2nd U.P. Agricultural Science Congress held from 14-16th June 2014 at Lucknow.

Collaborative

14.

C. Bharadwaj, Shailesh Tripathi, Tapan Kumar, Tripti Singhal S. K. Chauhan, A. K. Verma, M Thudi, P. M. Gaur and Rajeev Varshney

Scientists, CTO, SRFs

Best Poster Award at GCP GRM 2014, 7-10th October, 2014, Rayong, Thailand

Collaborative

15.

Dr. C. Bharadwaj

Principal Scientist

Councilor, Zone II, Indian Society of Pulses Research and Development

Individual

16.

Dr. C. Bharadwaj

Principal Scientist

Fellowship of Indian Society of Pulses Research and Development

Individual

17.

Dr. C. Bharadwaj

Principal Scientist

Member, Central Compliance Committee, GEAC, DBT, GoI

Individual

18.

Dr. C. Bharadwaj

Principal Scientist

Co-ordinator, Ganga International Guest House, Farmer’s Guest House and Overall Co-ordinator, Guest Houses, IARI

Individual

19.

Dr. C. Bharadwaj

Principal Scientist

Editorial Board Member, ARCC Journals 2014-15

Individual

20.

Dr G. P. Singh

Principal Scientist

  1. Elected Fellow of National Academy of Agricultural Research, New Delhi
  2. Elected Fellow of Society of Advancement of Wheat Research,  Karnal
  3. Awarded V S Mathur Memorial Award, Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding
  4. Co-organizing Secretary for the National Symposium held at PAU, Ludhiana, November 7-9, 2014.

 

Individual

21.

Dr S. V. Sai Prasad

Outstanding Achievement Award: in Plant Breeding” in 2014

Astha Foundation at  National Conference on Emerging Challenges and Opportunities in Biotic and Abiotic Stress management organized by SSDAT, Meerut held at DRR, Hyderabad during Dec. 13-14, 2014 pp 52-55.

Individual

22.

T. Nepolean

Senior Scientist

Eminent Scientist award from the National Environmental Science Academy.

Understanding the genetics of drought and waterlogging tolerance in maize

23.

Shailendra K Jha

Scientist

Best Poster Award, National Symposium (Crop Improvement for Inclusive Sustainable Development) at PAU, Ludhiana