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Dr Amrender Kumar


Field of Specialisation : Statistics, Crop Modeling, Technology Forecasting & Impact of Climate Change on pest / diseases dynamics in crops

Dr Amrender Kumar

Incharge, Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Agril. Statistics, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi

Ph.D : Statistics, M. D. University, Rohtak

PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Agricultural Statistics

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

  1. Amrender Kumar, Nidhi Verma, K Veeranjaneyulu and P S Pandey (2022). Krishikosh: A new dimension of digital repository in agriculture, Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 92 (2), pp 15863 (NAAS rating: 6.37)
  1. Amrender Kumar, K N. Singh, C. Chattopadhyay, S. Vennila and Rao V.U.M. (2015). Non-parametric analysis of long-term rainfall and temperature trends in India, Journal of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, 69(2), pp 135-147(NAAS rating: 5.51)
  1. Amrender Kumar, P.W. Nemade, Rakhee Sharma, R. K Tanwar, C. Chattopadhyay, S.S. Wanjari and T.H. Rathod (2018). Statistical forewarning models for sucking pests of cotton in Maharashtra, Journal of Agrometeorology, 20 (1), pp 62-65 (NAAS rating: 6.36)
  1. Amrender Kumar, C. Chattopadhyay, K. N. Singh, S. Vennila and VUM Rao (2014). Trend analysis of climatic variables in Pigeonpea growing regions in India, Mausam, 65(2), pp 161-170 (NAAS rating: 6.64)
  1. Amrender Kumar, Tanuj Misra, Kamal Batra, Rakhee Sharma, A. K. Mishra, S. Vennila, R. K. Tanwar, N. Singh, Priyanka Wahi, R. Rajendran, D. K. Sidde GOWDA, P. S. Sarao, V. N. Jalgaonkar, S. K. Roy and C. Chattopadhyay (2016). Web enabled and weather based forewarning of yellow stem borer and leaf folder for different rice growing locations of India, Mausam, 67(4), pp 861-868 (NAAS rating: 6.64)
  1. Amrender Kumar, B. K. Bhattacharya, Vinod Kumar, A. K. Jain, A. K. Mishra and C. Chattopadhyay (2016). Epidemiology and forecasting of insect-pests and diseases for value-added agro-advisory. Mausam, 67(1), pp 267-276 (NAAS rating: 6.64)
  1. Mrinmoy Ray, Anil Rai, K.N. Singh, Ramasubramanian V. and Amrender Kumar (2017). Technology forecasting using time series intervention based trend impact analysis for wheat yield scenario in India, Technological Forecasting & Social Change, 118, May 2017, pp 128-133 (NAAS rating: 9.22)
  1. Varsha Rana, N.R. Patel, C. Chattopadhyay and Amrender Kumar (2017). Development of forewarning model for brown plant hopper in rice using satellite and meteorological data. Journal of Agrometeorology, 19, pp 192-195 (NAAS rating: 6.36)
  1. Irani Mukherjee, T.K. Das, Amrender Kumar, Bipasa Sarkar and K.K. Sharma (2015). Behavior and bioefficacy of tribenuron-methyl in wheat (Triticum astevum L.) under irrigated agro-ecosystem in India. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 187(10), pp 610(1-9) (NAAS rating: 8.51)
  1. Pankaj Sharma, P. D. Meena, Amrender Kumar, Vinod Kumar, and D. Singh (2015). Forewarning models for Sclerotinia rot (Sclerotinia sclerotiorum) in Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L.) Phytoparasitica 43, 509-516 (NAAS rating: 7.44)

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

  1. Krishikosh a digital Repository for NARES
  1. Fuzzy Analytical Hierarchical Process (FAHP) for prioritizing of various factors for enhancing the productivity in agriculture
  1. Weather indices based forewarning models for pests/diseases in crops
  1. Development of Software for Back Propagation Neural Networks with Weight Decay algorithm.
  1. Development of Neural Network based forecast models in crops

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Junior Research Fellow, Indian Council of Agricultural Research - 1993
  1. ICAR-NET certificate for Lectureship in Agricultural University - 1997
  1. Selected for Commonwealth Scholarship/Fellowship Plan, 2007, Department of Higher Education for Doctoral Degree in Mathematics (INCS-2007-154)