Research Thrust

  1. Global climate change and abiotic stress tolerance
    • Biochemical and molecular studies on abiotic stress in cereals
    • Physiological and molecular basis of abiotic stress tolerance in crops
    • Physiological adaptations in crop plants under rising temperature
  2. Nutrient use efficiency
    • Assimilate partitioning and nutrient use efficiency in cereals
  3. Post-harvest physiology
    • Post-harvest physiology of perishable crops