ICAR - Central Arid Zone Research Institute

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Employee's Detail (Scientific)

Name Dr. P. Ratha Krishnan
Designation Senior Scientist (Forestry)
Qualification Ph.D (Forestry)
Email Id Ratha.Krishnan@icar.gov.in; ratha_forestry@yahoo.co.in
Date of Birth 1975-03-29     (yyyy-mm-dd)
Service Particulars Asst.Prof. (Forestry) : 2005-06; Scientist (Forestry) : 2007- 10; Sr. Scientist (Forestry) : 31/12/2010 onwards
Major Reserach Areas Improvement of Tree Borne Oil Species, Quality Planting Material production, Agroforestry & Watershed based tree production systems
No. of Reserach Publications Indian:   24
Foriegn: 03
Visit Abroad Canada: University of Toronto, Toronto. Australia: Course Assistant, IUFRO – SPDC Pre Congress training, Gympie
Guided for M.Sc./Ph.D (No. of Students) 03 / 00
Awards Received 1.Student Project Scheme - 2000-01, First Prize awarded by TNSCST, Chennai, 2. Dr. S. Krishnamurthi Prize (Gold Medal) for the best student in Forestry-2001, TNAU, 3. Young Scientist Award-2004, TNSCST, Chennai, 4. Th. A.Venkataraman Award (Gold Medal) for the best Ph.D student-2004, TNAU, 5. Certificate of Appreciation from IUFRO due to contribution as Course Assistant for the IUFRO-SPDC Pre Congress training-2005, Gympie, Australia, 6. Certificate of appreciation & award of outstanding contrib
Other Relevent Information Life member: Indian Society of Agroforestry, Jhansi. Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationists, Dehradun. Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata. Arid Zone Research Association of India, Jodhpur. Consultant: Tree nursery & Plantation activities.