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Genetics      (50 scientists)

Dr Sumer pal Singh


Field of Specialisation : Pearl Millet Breeding

Dr Sumer pal Singh

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Ph.D : GBPUA&T, Pantnagar, Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Genetics and Plant Breeding

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   4

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Singhal, T., C. Tara Satyavathi, Kumar A., S. Mukesh Sankar, Singh, S.P., C. Bharadwaj, J. Aravind, N. Anuradha, Meena, M. C. and Singh, N. 2018. Genotype x environment interaction and genetic association of grain iron and zinc content with other agronomic traits in RIL population of pearl millet. Crop & Pasture Science, 69, 10921102 https://doi.org/10.1071/CP18306.
  2. C. Tara Satyavathi, Singh, S.P., Mukesh Sankar S., Bhat, J., Rajkumar, Kanhaiya, K., Verma, A.P.S., M.B. Arun Kumar and Rajkumar. 2018. Notification of crop varieties and registration of germplasm: Pearl millet variety Pusa Composite 701 (MP 535). Indian J. Genet., 78 (2): 282.
  3. Singh, S.P., C. Tara Satyavathi, Mukesh Sankar S., Rajkumar, Kanhaiya, K., Verma, A.P.S., Narayan, M., Bhat, J., M.B. Arun Kumar, Singh, G., Bana, R.S. and Rajkumar. 2018. Notification of crop varieties and registration of germplasm: Pearl millet hybrid Pusa 1201 (MH 1849). Indian J. Genet., 78 (2): 282. (NAAS: 6.41)
  4. Anuradha N, Satyavathi CT, Bharadwaj C, Nepolean T, Sankar SM, Singh SP, Meena MC, Singhal T and Srivastava RK (2017) Deciphering Genomic Regions for High Grain Iron and Zinc Content Using Association Mapping in Pearl Millet. Front. Plant Sci. 8:412.doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00412. (NAAS: 10.30).
  5. Anuradha N., C. Tara Satyavathi, Meena, M.C., S. Mukesh Sankar, Bharadwaj, C., Bhat, J., Singh, O. and Singh, S.P. 2017. Evaluation of pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] for grain iron and zinc content in different agro climatic zones of India. Indian J. Genet., 77 (1): 65-73.
  6. Tripti Singhal, C. Tara Satyavathi, S. P. Singh, S. Mukesh Sankar, N. Anuradha, C. Bharadwaj, Aruna Kumar, M. Mallik and Nirupma Singh. 2019. Identification of new stable and high iron rich fertility restorers in pearl millet. Indian J. Genet., 79(3) 552-562 (2019) DOI: 10.31742/IJGPB.79.3.4.
  7. Jorben J., Singh S. P., C. Tara Satyavathi, S. Mukesh Sankar, Bhat J. S., Kumar D. and Mallik M. 2020. Inheritance of fertility restoration of A4 cytoplasm in pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.]. Indian J. Genet., 80 (1) online.
  8. Mondal, B., S. P. Singh and D. C. Joshi. 2014. DUS characterization of rice (Oryza sativa L.) using morphological descriptors and quality parameters. Outlook on Agriculture, 43, 2: 131-137, doi:10.5367/oa.2014.0167
  9. Balwant Singh, S. P. Singh and J. Kumar. 2011. Assessment of genetic diversity in aromatic rices (O. Sativa L.) using morphological, physiochemical and SSR markers. Indian J. Genet., 71, 3: 214-222.
  10. S. P. Singh and A. Q. Khan. 1998. Selection indices for cane yield in sugarcane. Indian J. Genet., 58 (3): 353-357.

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. Seven varieties of rice and pearl millet released
  1. Three germplasms were registered in NBPGR

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Best Multi-disciplinary Centre Award 2019
  1. Excellent Reviewer Award 2017
  1. Commendation/ Appreciation Certificate: 4
  1. Best Poster Award: 4
  1. ICAR Senior Research Fellowship during 1992-95