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Agricultural Engineering      (17 scientists)

Dr Roaf Ahmad Parray


Field of Specialisation : Farm Machinery and Power

Dr Roaf Ahmad Parray


M.Sc. : G.B. Pant University Of Agriculture And Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand

Ph.D : ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Agricultural Engineering

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   M. Tech (04)

   Ph.D :   01 (completed) : 04 (under Guidance)

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

  1. *Parray, R. A., & Bhattacharya, T. K. (2022). Effectiveness of Ethyl Acetate, 1-Octanol, and Soy Biodiesel in Stabilizing Ethanol�Diesel Fuel Blends and Performance of Compression Ignition Engine on Stabilized Fuel Blends. ACS Omega. DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.1c03501 [NAAS Rating: 9.51] [IF: 4.132]
  1. *Mirzakhaninafchi, H., Mani, I., Hasan, M., Nafchi, A. M., Parray, R. A., & Kumar, D. (2022). Development of Prediction Models for Soil Nitrogen Management Based on Electrical Conductivity and Moisture Content. Sensors, 22(18), 6728.[NAAS Rating: 9.576] NAAS Rating 9.35; IF: 3.187]
  1. Shivashimpar,A., *Parray,R, A., Mani, i., Kushwaha, H, L., Lande, S., Mirzakhaninafchi,H., Khura, T., Sarkar,S., Pandey, R (2022). On-Farm Cropping Sensor-Based Smart Device for Cutting Energy Measurement of Cereal Crops. Agronomy Journal https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.21225 [NAAS Rating : 8.84; IF:2.65]
  1. *Parray, R.A.; Mani, I., Kumar, A., & Khura, T. K. (2019). Development of web-based combine harvester custom-hiring model for rice�wheat cropping system. Current Science, 116(1), 108. [ NAAS Rating : 7.10]
  1. *Roy, P., Hansra, B., Burman, R. R., Bhattacharyya, S., Parray, R. A., Roy, T. N., & Mukherjee, A. (2021). Can Farm Mechanization Enhance Small Farmers� Income? A Lesson learnt of Lower Shivalik hills of Indian Himalayan Region. Current Science, 123(5), 667-676 [ NAAS Rating : 7.10
  1. *Parray, R. A., Mani, I., Kumar, A., Khura, T., & Verghese, E. (2018). Web based machinery fleet size selection model for paddy-wheat cropping system. The Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 88(4), 568-572.[ NAAS Rating : 6.37]
  1. *Parray, R. A., Mani, I., Kumar, A., Khura, T. K., & Lande, S. D. (2016). Pilot study of farm power-machinery status and custom-hiring opportunities in rice (Oryza sativa)-wheat (Triticum aestivum) cropping system. The Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 86(2). [ NAAS Rating : 6.37]
  1. Shukla, L., Lande, S. D., *Parray, R. A., Suman, A., Annapurna, K., Mani, I., & Vikram. (2019). Recycling flower waste to humus rich compost using effective microbial consortium and mechanical intervention.The Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 89(7), 140-146.[ NAAS Rating : 6.37]
  1. *Pachpinde, P., Sharma, P. K., Mani, I., Parray, R. A., & Namita. (2019). Design and development of hybrid solar dryer for flowers. The Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 89(11), 85-89.[ NAAS Rating : 6.37]
  1. *Dixit, J., Kumar Lohan, S., Ahmad Parray, R., & Afzal Malla, M. (2012). Design, development and performance evaluation of a foot operated maize cob sheller. AMA-Agricultural Mechanization in Asia Africa and Latin America, 43(4), 32.[ NAAS Rating : 6.14]

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

  1. Powered Integral Equipment (Patent filed)
  1. UAN cum seed applicator (Patent filed)
  1. Precision paddy direct seeder (Commercialized)
  1. Fertilizer band placement applicator cum weeder
  1. Field performance measuring apparatus for farm implement(Patent filled)

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. ISAE Distinguished Service Award (2022)
  1. AIASA Young Scientist Award (2021)
  1. ISTE National Award for Best Guidance to M.Tech Thesis(2022)
  1. ISAE TAFE Gold Medal (2016) for Outstanding Ph.D
  1. ISTE National Award for Best M.Tech Thesis in Agricultural Engineering (2012)